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  • Inside The Western in Scottsdale
    The Western in Scottsdale is part roadhouse, part house of style — a kind of 21st-century country boy as comfortable in dressed-up duds as he is killing a few Shiner Bocks while debating the top three Waylon Jennings albums.Read the full review here.Photos by Evie Carpenter
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  • Inside Blue Hound Kitchen & Cocktails in Downtown Phoenix
    Blue Hound Kitchen & Cocktails is the downtown restaurant Phoenix has been waiting for: a true urban gathering place of dusky lights and reclaimed wood, alive with the sounds of cocktail shakers and colloquy, perfumed with smoky ham, fried quail, and fresh-baked brick-oven bread. Read the full...
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  • Eight's Great GrillFest in Peoria, 11/3/13
    Eight's Great GrillFest at Blackstone Country Club this past weekend featured local favorites from PBS' local station. Chefs, cooking personalities, and grill masters showed off recipes and shared grilling secrets in live demonstrations. Local restaurants also joined the fun, handing out...
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  • 10 Best Restaurants for Takeout in Metro Phoenix
    Sometimes for even the most social of butterflies nothing sounds quite as good as sitting on your couch in sweatpants and eating food right out of a takeout container. You can catch up on all the shows you've missed and not have to worry about shouting at your fellow diners over the usual...
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  • All Souls Procession in Tucson, 11/3/13
    To call the annual All Souls Procession in Tucson a mere parade wouldn't be doing it justice. The long-running Day of the Dead event, which has been held every year since 1990, brings together more the 100,000 people to the city’s downtown -- including members of the fringe and arty crowds from...
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  • Tucson Comic-Con 2013
    There were more than a few Doctor Whos on hand for the Tucson Comic-Con this past weekend (including the fourth, tenth, and eleventh incarnations of the vaunted Gallifreyan timelord). Ditto for numerous doppelgangers of The Joker, Lara Croft, Wonder Woman, and Bane, all of whom mixed and...
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  • Scottsdale Polo Championships 2013 Fashion Show
    After a long day of polo matches, spectators of the Scottsdale Polo Championships flocked to the Volvo Lounge to watch a chic fashion show on Friday, November 1, 2013.Photos by Melissa Fossum
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  • Bloodfest 2013
    Somewhere in an undisclosed location, an event got bloody. Bloodfest 2013 consisted of hard-driving beats, costumes galore and, of course, buckets of blood. Performances ranged from grinding to fire breathing, along with vendors and an altar to get married upon making this event one of the...
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  • Halloween Night 2013 on Mill Avenue
    Mill Avenue was pure madness as gigantic throng numbering into the tens of thousands and consisting of college kids, 20-somethings, and members of the party crowd invaded downtown Tempe and its many bars to celebrate Halloween on Thursday, October 31. And they came is costume and ready to...
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  • SuicideGirls Blackheart Burlesque Tour at Marquee Theatre, 10/29/13
    The SuicideGirls Blackheart Burlesque tour rolled through the Marquee Theatre on Wednesday night. The alt model website brought a handful of their best to perform dance routines and several outfit changes throughout the evening while DJ Mel Suicide provided the tunes.Photos by Jim Louvau
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  • Megadeth at the Arizona State Fair, 10/30/13
    It was pretty easy to tell who was at the State Fair for Megadeth last night, and who was there for fried twinkies. You just had to look for the people wearing '80s-style jean vests bedecked with heavy metal band patches or spiked metal studs. Read the full review of Megadeth at the Arizona...
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  • 10 Best Offal Dishes in Metro Phoenix
    Offal often gets a bad rap for being the odds and ends of animals that nobody wants to eat. It covers all sorts of tasty bits like intestine, liver, kidneys, feet, head, brain, tongue and more. And we'll admit, they aren't exactly the sexiest of foods. Though it hasn't stopped them from making...
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