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  • Thousands Rally at Women's March on Phoenix
    January 22 at 7:34 p.m. by Maria Esquinca

    On Saturday, January 20, 2017, hundreds of thousands of people took to the streets in cities across the country for a day of Women's Marches. In Phoenix, a capacity crowd of all ages, races, and genders gathered at the Arizona State Capitol and…

     
  • Over 500,000 Attended the Women's March on Washington
    January 22 at 6:37 p.m. by Evie Carpenter

    It's still unclear how many people participated in the Women's March on Washington on Saturday, January 21, in Washington, D.C., but the organizers have reported that at least 500,000 were in attendance. Being on the ground, it felt like a lot…

     
  • 22 Critters (and a Few Plants) Threatened with Extinction by Trump Presidency
    January 22 at 9 a.m. by Stephen Lemons

    With a monopoly on power in Washington, D.C., the GOP has put a bulls-eye on the Endangered Species Act of 1973. It's bad news for a number of endangered and threatened Arizona species that now find themselves in even-deeper peril of disappearing…

     

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  • Did You Brave the Rain for January's Third Friday?
    January 21 at 10:18 a.m. by Michelle Sasonov

    This month's Third Friday was bit of a challenge with the heavy rain, but those who ventured out got rewarded with exciting new pieces of visual art. We hit up all of our favorite art galleries along Roosevelt Row, Grand Avenue, and even at the…

     
  • Club Candids: Getting Down to Richard Vission at Gypsy Bar
    January 19 at 11:28 a.m. by Benjamin Leatherman

    Legendary DJ and mixmaster Richard Vission spun up house, techno, and dance favorites during his performance at Gypsy Bar on Friday, January 13. Here's a look at who was there to check out his set. Photos by Benjamin Leatherman

     
  • The All Native American Metal Fest Rocks Yucca Tap Room
    January 16 at 8:16 p.m. by Jim Louvau

    Native American metal fans packed the Yucca Tap Room on Sunday, January 15, for the All Native American Metal Fest. The free event was a great way to enjoy the holiday weekend and put your devil horns in the air. Photos by Jim Louvau.

     
  • Not All Cars Are Created Equal at Barrett-Jackson 2017
    January 16 at 10:56 a.m. by Jim Louvau

    While there were still plenty of exotic automobiles that hadn't yet arrived in Scottsdale for this year's Barrett-Jackson collector car auction, we scoped out the scene at WestWorld over the weekend. We saw some beautiful cars, some…

     
  • The People of the 2017 Barrett-Jackson Auto Auction
    January 16 at 10:53 a.m. by Jim Louvau

    The 2017 edition of the Barrett-Jackson collector car auction kicked off in Scottsdale over the weekend. While we all know people attend the event each year to check out the sweet rides for sale, the first weekend is more about bringing the kids,…

     
  • Artists Transform Alley in Downtown Phoenix Into a Giant Canvas
    January 16 at 10:50 a.m. by Lynn Trimble

    The faces of Frida Kahlo and Carlos Santana now grace an alleyway in downtown Phoenix, thanks to a mural created through a partnership between Arizona Latino Arts and Cultural Center and Downtown Phoenix, Inc. They're part of a mural that's been…

     
  • Phoenix UFC Event Brings Fight Fans Downtown
    January 16 at 10:43 a.m. by Ryan, Eran

    Some of the biggest names in MMA took center stage in downtown Phoenix's Talking Stick Resort Arena on Sunday, January 15, 2017. Among the elite fighters were Phoenix's own Jocelyn Jones-Lybarger, Nina Ansaroff, Frankie Saenz, and John Moraga.…

     
  • Phoenix Rises From the Ashes and Reclaims "Nasty Woman" as Its Own
    January 16 at 10:37 a.m. by Michelle Sasonov

    All over the country, "Nasty Women" exhibitions are popping up to unify women and raise funds for Planned Parenthood. The reception for Grand ArtHaus' "Nasty Women: Phoenix Unite" show was a success, with more than $11,000 raised for Planned…

     
  • A Friday the 13th Filled with Art, Fashion, and Music.
    January 15 at 12:12 a.m. by Michelle Sasonov

    While some waited in line for hours to get a Friday the 13th tattoo, these Phoenicians had a better idea. Those in Mesa experienced the Second Friday Art Walk — an alternative to Phoenix's better-known First Friday. Shops in downtown Mesa stayed…

     
  • Club Candids: Dark Debauchery at Lust - Black From the Grave
    January 12 at 3:30 p.m. by Benjamin Leatherman

    Local fetish performance art group the Agents of Lust put on another of its infamous dance parties at the Rogue Bar in Scottsdale on Saturday, January 7. And Club Candids was on hand to witness all of the dark and debaucherous antics, including…

     
  • Anime Fun at Taiyou Con 2017 in Mesa
    January 10 at 9:37 a.m. by Benjamin Leatherman

    Fans of anime, manga, video games, and Japanese pop culture from across the Valley converged upon the Mesa Convention Center from Friday, January 6, to Sunday, January 8, for the latest edition of Taiyou Con. The annual three-day geek…

     
  • Going Pantless in Public at the No Pants Light Rail Ride Phoenix 2017
    January 10 at 9:27 a.m. by Benjamin Leatherman

    Thanks to the unseasonably warm weather, it was a nice day to go without pants on Sunday, January 8. And that's exactly what several dozen Valley residents did while participating in the annual No Pants Light Rail Ride Phoenix. Just like in years…

     
  • Bottles Of Wine Take Over Downtown Phoenix
    January 10 at 8:57 a.m. by Alexandra Gaspar

    The eighth annual Grand Wine Festival took place at Heritage Square's Lath Pavilion in downtown Phoenix on Saturday, January 7. In addition to a variety of wines to taste, there was food and live music. More than 20 different wineries poured wine…

     
  • DJ Roya's Birthday Party Was a Colorful Unicorn Spectacle
    January 8 at 10:37 p.m. by Jim Louvau

    The adult beverages were flowing and there were plenty of fun costumes at DJ Roya's Magical Unicorn & Rainbow Birthday at Linger Longer Lounge on Saturday, January 7. The dance party was in full effect and Tongue Tied was off the hook celebrating a…

     
  • The Beta Machine Made a Rare Phoenix Appearance for Charity
    January 8 at 10:15 p.m. by Jim Louvau

    DK Media hosted its inaugural benefit show for Sophie's Place featuring the Beta Machine and Vinyl Station on Friday night at the Pressroom. Proceeds from the show went toward musical instruments for the Cardon Children's Medical Center in Mesa.…

     
  • The New Year Brings a New Art Scene at January's First Friday.
    January 7 at 12:11 p.m. by Michelle Sasonov

    With Roosevelt Row's businesses and galleries leaving, a new arts district is a vital need. Grand Avenue is proving itself to be a worthy contender with hip galleries and unique places to eat. First on the agenda was caffeine and what better place…

     
  • Club Candids: High Scores and Hartbreaks at Cobra Arcade Bar
    January 6 at 10:45 a.m. by Benjamin Leatherman

    Stop by Cobra Arcade Bar on any given evening and you’re bound to encounter a colorful crew of locals playing games, pounding drinks, hitting the dance floor, and having fun. Such was the case when Club Candids hit up the game bar recently to check…

     

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