December 18 In Blogs: Department of Justice, Desert Botanical Gardens, Joe Strummer, and Salted Caramel

In the 24-hour news cycle it can be difficult to keep up. We have the solution. Check back on Valley Fever every evening for highlights from each of New Times' blogs. Today's entries:

Feathered Bastard: DOJ Committed to Investigation of Joe Arpaio, According to Spokesman

Joe Arpaio Henchman Jack MacIntyre Takes the Blame for MCSO Destruction of Evidence in Civil Rights Lawsuit

Up on the Sun: Desert Botanical Garden Announces Spring Jazz Series

10 Things Under $10 This Weekend: Santarchy, Joe Strummer, and Roller Girls

Chow Bella: Make This: Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate

Now Open: CORE Kitchen & Wine Bar at Ritz-Carlton Dove Mountain

Valley Fever: Yavapai County Man Cuts Off Girlfriend's Finger With Sword So She Could "Earn His Trust," According to Police

County Attorney's Office Should be Disqualified from Trying Cases, Defense Attorneys Say

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Jonathan McNamara