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Snow showers in Flagstaff; cold front moving through Phoenix

Total snowfall in the Flagstaff area could reach up to 3 inches Friday with a 40 percent chance of snow showers before 11 p.m., according to Mark Stubblefield, meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Flagstaff. Stubblefield said wind gusts were as high as 28 mph and the high temperature was near 26 degrees but will drop to around 10 degrees overnight.

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A Classic North Phoenix Restaurant for Mex-Chinese Comfort Food

Welcome to the 2018 edition of The Essentials , our catalog of indispensable and quintessential Phoenix food and drink. From now until May, we'll be sharing 50 dishes, drinks, and food experiences that make up the culinary backbone of metro Phoenix.

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A Soul Food Standout is Moving to Downtown Phoenix

Lovers of soul food and barbecue who spend time downtown are about to get a great new option for both. Rhema Soul Cuisine, the popular Queen Creek restaurant that serves soul food with a twist , is moving to the corner of 12th and Jefferson streets.

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Watch bartenders compete, try global cuisine at fun food fests in Phoenix

Devour Phoenix Bartending Competition is Feb. 25 and Devour the World is March 1. These food events lead up to sold-out 2018 Devour Culinary Classic. Lucas Demske from DeSoto Central Market hands Kathryn Minasian a Spring Copper drink during the Devour Bartending Competition at DeSoto Central Market in Phoenix on Feb. 28, 2016.

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The 11 Best Concerts in Phoenix This Weekend

A wide variety of live music will be happening across the Valley the next few days and nights, including outdoor community events like the Fox & Peacock Music Festival in Tempe on Saturday and high-profile gigs like 80/20 Records' 10th anniversary party at Last Exit Live later that night. Plus, there are all the noteworthy shows in the following list of the best concerts in Phoenix this weekend.

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What You Need to Know About Bird City Comedy Festival 2018

Sketch groups, stand-up comedians, and improv troupes will share jokes when the Bird City Comedy Festival returns to downtown Phoenix from March 29 to 31. The event is in its third year, and producer Genevieve Rice has been working since August to ensure that the 2018 festival is the biggest and funniest yet. This year's lineup features comedians from across North America.

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Ex-staffer regrets racy photos sent to congressional hopeful

In this March 4, 2015 file photo, Arizona House Majority Leader Steve Montenegro, R-Avondale, speaks during a legislative session at the Arizona Capitol in Phoenix. Two former Republican Arizona lawmakers who are leading candidates to fill a vacant U.S. House seat are embroiled in controversy as Tuesday's special primary election looms.

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2 Phoenix police officers injured in traffic accident

The Arizona Department of Transportationvsaid the accident has forced a closure of the exit ramps in both directions on Interstate 17 at Camelback Road. Phoenix fire officials said they transported two patients to a trauma center in serious condition - one of the officers and a 39-year-old woman.

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Say Hello to Bloody Basin, Josue Rodriguez's New Project

Seeing live music can be exciting, but go to enough shows and the thrill of it all wears off. Musician and Casa Butthole Record Collective founder Josu Rodrguez knows that feeling all too well.

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Police evaluating threat made on social media toward St. Mary's High School in Phoenix

It was among the latest in a series of threats made against schools in the wake of a shooting that killed 17 people at a Florida high school Feb. 14. Authorities on Thursday morning were trying to determine the validity of a threat targeting St. Mary's High School in Phoenix that was posted to social media Wednesday night. St. Mary's High School, near Third Street and Virginia Avenue, is part of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Phoenix.

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Celebrate on the cheap: Best Phoenix deals on National Margarita Day, Feb. 22

Celebrating National Margarita Day in Phoenix? These 16 bars and restaurants are slashing prices on the tequila-based cocktail on Thursday, Feb. 22. Thursday, Feb. 22 , is National Margarita Day, and restaurants across Phoenix are offering great deals on the tequila-based cocktails. The exact origin of the margarita is unknown.

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C ntrico is a Solid Mexican Breakfast & Lunch Spot in Downtown Phoenix

When a new spot opens in town, we can't wait to check it out - and let you know our initial impressions, share a few photos, and dish about some menu items. First Taste, as the name implies, is not a full-blown review, but instead a peek inside restaurants that have just opened, sampling a few items, and satisfying curiosities .

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Restaurant inspections: 6 Phoenix-area eateries on this week's list

Get details on restaurants cited by Maricopa County inspectors for four or more priority violations the week of Feb. 5. Get details on restaurants cited by Maricopa County inspectors for four or more priority violations the week of Feb. 5. A priority violation is a major violation that directly contributes to increasing the risk of food-borne illness or injury. If listed in the reports, remedies implemented during inspections are included.

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Restaurant inspections: 6 Phoenix-area eateries on this week's list

Get details on restaurants cited by Maricopa County inspectors for four or more priority violations the week of Feb. 5. Get details on restaurants cited by Maricopa County inspectors for four or more priority violations the week of Feb. 5. A priority violation is a major violation that directly contributes to increasing the risk of food-borne illness or injury. If listed in the reports, remedies implemented during inspections are included.

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Police: Officers involved in Phoenix shooting; initial reports say 3 victims

Police are responding to a neighborhood near 35th Avenue and Thomas Roads, where officers were involved in a shooting with multiple victims Readers can send news tips to azcentral.com via the newspaper's social media channels, email or by calling the office. Phoenix police were at the scene of a shooting involving its officers in a neighborhood off of 35th Avenue and south of Thomas Road Wednesday afternoon.

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Iconic mural along downtown Phoenix's Roosevelt Row vandalized

A mural by El Mac and Augustine Kofie was vandalized Wednesday morning. The mural was defaced with gold spray paint.

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Reports suggest GOP House hopeful got racy texts from aide

In this March 4, 2015 file photo, Arizona House Majority Leader Steve Montenegro, R-Avondale, speaks during a legislative session at the Arizona Capitol in Phoenix. Two former Republican Arizona lawmakers who are leading candidates to fill a vacant U.S. House seat are embroiled in controversy as Tuesday's special primary election looms.

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Reports suggest GOP House hopeful got racy texts from aide

In this March 4, 2015 file photo, Arizona House Majority Leader Steve Montenegro, R-Avondale, speaks during a legislative session at the Arizona Capitol in Phoenix. Two former Republican Arizona lawmakers who are leading candidates to fill a vacant U.S. House seat are embroiled in controversy as Tuesday's special primary election looms.

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Reports suggest GOP House hopeful got racy texts from aide

A Christian minister seeking the congressional seat of a disgraced Arizona congressman is labeling reports that that he traded suggestive texts with a female staffer who included a topless photo of herself in one of the exchanges as "tabloid trash." Meanwhile, one of the other Republican front-runners in the race to replace former Rep. Trent Franks, former state Sen. Debbie Lesko, is under fire for transferring $50,000 from her old state campaign fund to an independent group backing her congressional election bid.

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Phoenix native returns home with U.S. Navy Band Sea Chanters

Senior Chief Musician Adam Tyler is coming home to Phoenix March 8-12 on tour with the United States Navy Band Sea Chanters chorus.

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New Asian-Inspired Night Market Coming to Downtown Phoenix

The PHX Night Market, inspired by the famed open-air night markets found in cities across Asia, will feature 40-plus food and retail vendors in an informal, open-air setting. The two-day event will take place on Saturday, April 21, and Sunday, April 22, at the Phoenix Public Market.

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An Essential Phoenix Shop that Remixes the Sandwich

Consider the architecture of a sandwich. The blueprint is so simple. Bread, filling, bread.

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ArtPrize Is Coming to Phoenix

The annual international competition is presented by a Michigan-based nonprofit that also presents a festival in downtown Grand Rapids each year. Phoenix attorney Dan Packard is spearheading the ArtPrize effort in Phoenix.

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Phoenix to debate cost of Donald Trump visit, use of chemical weapons during protests

Ira Yedlin, 70, protested at President Trump's rally in Phoenix, Aug. 22, 2017. While many left with irritated eyes after police used pepper balls, Yedlin says he was more seriously injured after being hit with a projectile.

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Phoenix mulls harassment, discrimination policy for council members

Lauren Peace talks with attorney Sharon Stiller and Michelle Cammarata of Restore Sexual Assault Services about how to identify instances of sexual harassment or assault and what to do about it. Rochester Democrat & Chronicle The Phoenix City Council may adopt a policy that would allow council members to remove one another from their positions for harassment or discrimination.

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Phoenix has fewer than 100 homes left from 19th century. Here's where to find them

The most common types of architecture from the 19th century are Queen Ann, Eastlake and Shingle, and they can all be found in Phoenix. The First Presbyterian Church at Monroe and Fourth Avenue, now home to City of Grace Church, was built in 1927.

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Hearing set for Arizona man accused in 9 shooting deaths

PHOENIX - A court hearing is scheduled Wednesday for an Arizona man accused in nine shooting deaths in metro Phoenix late last year. Cleophus Cooksey Jr. has pleaded not guilty to murder charges in the deaths of his mother and stepfather.

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Animal Care and Control Department rescues stray puppies stuck between walls

Maricopa County Animal Care and Control received a call from someone who noticed a pair of stray puppies wandering around the area of 31st Lane and Ocotillo Road in Phoenix for several days. Animal Control Officer Lacy McKechnie responded to a call Monday about the pair becoming stuck and found the pair wedged in a narrow opening between two block walls after searching for several minutes.

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As number of Phoenix murders rise, solving rates drop

Amid a recent spike in Phoenix homicides, a higher percentage of cases are going unsolved. The clearance rate of murders is about the same as the national average, but it used to be much higher.

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Penalty phase underway for double murderer who killed teens

Tyler Webster, 18, and Olek Wladyzewski, 19, were killed as they waited in a vehicle in Mesa on June 29, 2011. Jesus Busso-Estopellan was convicted.

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Yelp's Top 100 Places to Eat in the U.S. includes three Phoenix restaurants

Yelpers are showing their love for Phoenix restaurants. Three spots are among Yelp's Top 100 Places to Eat in the U.S. for 2018, one is second place.

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Teens organize Phoenix 'March for Our Lives' in wake of Florida shooting

Two Arizona teens are leading the charge to pressure lawmakers for gun control reform by organizing a March for Our Lives next month in Phoenix. Several dozen students from South Broward High School took a public stand against gun violence Friday and for gun control.

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Phoenix Vegan Food Festival Coming February 24 to Margaret T. Hance Park

The annual Phoenix Vegan Food Festival takes place on Saturday, February 24, at Margaret T. Hance Park in downtown Phoenix. The one-day festival will run on Saturday from 11 a.m to 5 p.m. You can purchase tickets now.

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Celebrate an Old-Time Easter at The Great AZ Puppet Theater

March 7-April 11 "JACK RABBIT AND THE EASTER BASKET": Little Sally Johnson is just too far away from the Easter bunny to get an Easter basket, so Jack Rabbit and his desert-dwelling friends step in to help in this cute, fun holiday musical set in old-time Arizona. ***NO SHOW SUNDAY, MARCH 11*** SHOWTIMES: Wednesdays through Fridays at 10am, Saturdays at 10am & 2pm, Sundays at 2pm PRICES: $10 for adults , $7 for children The Great Arizona Puppet Theater is located at 302 W. Latham St .

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The Essential Central Phoenix Spot for Classic Deli Sandwiches

Welcome to the 2018 edition of The Essentials , our catalog of indispensable and quintessential Phoenix food and drink. From now until May, we'll be sharing 50 dishes, drinks, and food experiences that make up the culinary backbone of metro Phoenix.

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Tentative deal reached over death in jail run by Arpaio

Maricopa County has tentatively agreed to settle a lawsuit over the death of a mentally ill man that alleges he was beaten and shot with a stun gun by law enforcement officers in an unprovoked attack at one of the jails run by then-Sheriff Joe Arpaio. The amount of the tentative settlement over the December 2011 death of Ernest Atencio hasn't yet been publicly revealed.

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Modern homes in Phoenix historic districts causing rift, and now, no one's happy

New construction in the middle of historic neighborhoods has provoked preservationists to weigh in on what these new builds should look like. 100355--Thursday 8/7/03 -- Corner of 8th street and Oak streets in Coronado historic district sign.

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From Spain, with love: 12 restaurants for tapas in Phoenix

Tapas are trending on many Phoenix restaurant menus. Check out these spots for authentic tapas or new interpretations of Spanish appetizers.

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From Spain, with love: 12 restaurants for tapas in Phoenix

Tapas are trending on many Phoenix restaurant menus. Check out these spots for authentic tapas or new interpretations of Spanish appetizers.

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17 Food and Drink Festivals in Metro Phoenix in Spring 2018

Spring brings brilliant weather and lots of visitors to the Valley, which creates the perfect formula for food festivals throughout metro Phoenix. Typically, these outdoor parties feature drink and food samples, photo ops, live music, activities, prizes, and more and more food.

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Her family saved for Disneyland. Then a Phoenix rental-car company ripped her off

The wheels swerved. The power steering went out. And Saban's Rent-A-Car charged thousands of customers more than they owed.

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Bills take aim at Arizona's booming drug rehab industry

Addiction sneaks up on pain patients in the worst opioid epidemic in U.S. history, and their shared battles for recovery are fraught with ironies, tragedies and sometimes shaky success. Meet three people vowing to beat the odds.

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February's Third Friday Bursts with Creativity in...

These two are posing in front of Ryan Gallagher and Robert Gentile's pieces at the new Trans Am Phx. Every Third Friday in Downtown Phoenix gives locals the opportunity to discover new artists and take home the finest handmade treasures.This month's art walk took place February 16, 2018, around Roosevelt Row and Grand Avenue.

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February's Third Friday Bursts with Creativity in...

These two are posing in front of Ryan Gallagher and Robert Gentile's pieces at the new Trans Am Phx. Every Third Friday in Downtown Phoenix gives locals the opportunity to discover new artists and take home the finest handmade treasures.This month's art walk took place February 16, 2018, around Roosevelt Row and Grand Avenue.

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Recycling 'Can' Help Burned Victims

Aluminum Cans For Burned Children was founded in 1986. It was a joint effort between local fire departments, MetroHealth, Northern Fire Fighters Union, and a metal recycler.

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Recycling 'Can' Help Burned Victims

Aluminum Cans For Burned Children was founded in 1986. It was a joint effort between local fire departments, MetroHealth, Northern Fire Fighters Union, and a metal recycler.

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Conversations with Homeless People in Phoenix

Military veteran Ray Shockely said he sometimes stays at the Westward Ho,but that he loves being in downtown Phoenix. "I feel the need to be out here."

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Now Hiring: 8 places hiring in the Valley

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Phoenix ranks 9th most unaffordable city for renters, according to study

The average metro Phoenix renter must use more than a week-and-a-half of their pay to afford a typical one-bedroom apartment, according to SmartAsset. A flood of renters, increasing rental costs and a breakdown in government aid are contributing to difficulty finding affordable housing in Arizona and across the U.S. Metro Phoenix ranks 9th most unaffordable cities for renters nationally, according to a SmartAsset study.

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Celebrate National Drink Wine day with 18 wine bars around Phoenix

National Drink Wine Day is Feb. 18. TO make it easy to celebrate we've gathered 20 wine bars around phoenix for you to discover. There are three things to know about Terroir if you've never been; leave snobbery at the door, the wine list changes almost every day and expect the unexpected.Thursday tasting night is a great way to try any three wines on the "by the glass list" for only $12.

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Phoenix police seek the public's help finding missing 74-year-old woman

Thelma Craig was last seen near 55th Avenue and McDowell Road in Phoenix. She went missing at about 1 p.m. Saturday.

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After massive Mexico earthquake, fatal helicopter crash, Phoenix residents fear for family

A massive earthquake shook buildings in Mexico Friday night and set the stage for a tragic helicopter crash. Some Phoenix families fear the worst.

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Rangers want Bush to refine changeup

Bush mainly threw a fastball and hard slider over his two years as a reliever. He did not throw a changeup much at all, but offspeed pitches are crucial to starters going two to three times through a lineup.

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A Letter From ICE on Monday, Then Detention by Friday for Arizona Dad

On Monday, Malick Njai received an unsettling letter from Immigration and Customs Enforcement. The agency wanted him to report to their Phoenix office, and something about the request felt wrong.

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Phoenix police shoot man, use helicopter to track, arrest 2nd suspect in domestic violence case

The officer shot the armed 39-year-old man "multiple times." He was treated and transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police said.

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Phoenix police shoot man, use helicopter to track, arrest 2nd suspect in domestic violence case

The officer shot the armed 39-year-old man "multiple times." He was treated and transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police said.

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Phoenix police shoot man, use helicopter to track, arrest 2nd suspect in domestic violence case

The officer shot the armed 39-year-old man "multiple times." He was treated and transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police said.

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Phoenix police shoot man, use helicopter to track, arrest 2nd suspect in domestic violence case

The officer shot the armed 39-year-old man "multiple times." He was treated and transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police said.

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Phoenix police shoot man, use helicopter to track, arrest 2nd suspect in domestic violence case

The officer shot the armed 39-year-old man "multiple times." He was treated and transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police said.

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Phoenix police shoot man, use helicopter to track, arrest 2nd suspect in domestic violence case

The officer shot the armed 39-year-old man "multiple times." He was treated and transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police said.

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Arizona Cocktail Weekend takes over downtown Phoenix, Feb. 17-19

The annual cocktail celebration moves to downtown Phoenix and becomes a packed three-day weekend, Feb. 17-19, with three signature evening events. It's three days of brunches, tastings and fun in downtown Phoenix this year at events like Cocktail Jam, Top Bars and Last Slinger Standing.

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Arizona Cocktail Weekend takes over downtown Phoenix, Feb. 17-19

The annual cocktail celebration moves to downtown Phoenix and becomes a packed three-day weekend, Feb. 17-19, with three signature evening events. It's three days of brunches, tastings and fun in downtown Phoenix this year at events like Cocktail Jam, Top Bars and Last Slinger Standing.

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Arizona Cocktail Weekend takes over downtown Phoenix, Feb. 17-19

The annual cocktail celebration moves to downtown Phoenix and becomes a packed three-day weekend, Feb. 17-19, with three signature evening events. It's three days of brunches, tastings and fun in downtown Phoenix this year at events like Cocktail Jam, Top Bars and Last Slinger Standing.

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Arizona Cocktail Weekend takes over downtown Phoenix, Feb. 17-19

The annual cocktail celebration moves to downtown Phoenix and becomes a packed three-day weekend, Feb. 17-19, with three signature evening events. It's three days of brunches, tastings and fun in downtown Phoenix this year at events like Cocktail Jam, Top Bars and Last Slinger Standing.

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Arizona Cocktail Weekend takes over downtown Phoenix, Feb. 17-19

The annual cocktail celebration moves to downtown Phoenix and becomes a packed three-day weekend, Feb. 17-19, with three signature evening events. It's three days of brunches, tastings and fun in downtown Phoenix this year at events like Cocktail Jam, Top Bars and Last Slinger Standing.

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Arizona Cocktail Weekend takes over downtown Phoenix, Feb. 17-19

The annual cocktail celebration moves to downtown Phoenix and becomes a packed three-day weekend, Feb. 17-19, with three signature evening events. It's three days of brunches, tastings and fun in downtown Phoenix this year at events like Cocktail Jam, Top Bars and Last Slinger Standing.

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Top of the Phoenix Lists: Office Furniture Companies

Goodmans Interior Structures, which has been ranked as the No. 1 on the Office Furniture Companies list for more than a decade, added another year to its total when the Phoenix Business Journal published the 2018 edition of the list today.

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House bill OKs stun guns, pepper spray at universities

PHOENIX - State university and community college students would be allowed to carry pepper spray, stun guns and other "non-lethal" weapons under a bill approved by the Arizona House late Thursday. Republican Rep. Travis Grantham of Gilbert , the bill's sponsor, said he was prompted by policies at some universities that he believes ban the active ingredient in the most effective chemical sprays.

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El Chino Restaurante y Cantina Now Open in Downtown Phoenix

El Chino Restaurante y Cantina, located at 711 South Central Avenue, quietly opened its doors earlier this week as part of its soft opening. The restaurant's official grand opening celebration is slated for Friday, February 16. This is the second restaurant from owners Rafael and Lynn Ung, the folks behind Taquera El Chino, which debuted in 2014 near Van Buren Street and 19th Avenue.

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Tim Heidecker and Gregg Turkington Are Bringing On Cinema to Phoenix

Calling all GreggHeads and TimHeads. Prepare to rate this news with five bags of popcorn: On Cinema at the Cinema is coming to Crescent Ballroom this summer.

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12 best Chinese restaurants in Phoenix

What's happening with Chinese food in Phoenix is a phenomenon. The best restaurants for regional Chinese cuisine to celebrate the Chinese New Year.

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Why doesn't Phoenix have a 'stupid hiker' law?

In 2017, the city's fire department rescued 259 hikers, 95 of whom required a helicopter evacuation, so why doesn't Phoenix have a 'stupid hiker' law? A trail marker along the Picketpost Summit Trail to the top of Picketpost Mountain in the Tonto National Forest outside of Superior on November 13, 2017. It may be rainy and cool this weekend, but it's only a matter of time until Arizona's infamous dry heat envelopes the Valley, bringing with it a rise in mountain rescues.

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The 12 Best Concerts in Phoenix This Weekend

Don't look now, but festival season has begun in Phoenix. From now until May, an array of attention-grabbing outdoor concert and music events will take place across the Valley as local promoters take advantage of the nice weather.

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Couple facing charges after police seize 150+ animals from Phoenix pet facility

PHOENIX - Phoenix police raided a pet boarding facility Thursday morning, seizing numerous sick and neglected animals from the business. Police served the search warrant at Planet Petopia Doggie Dude Ranch on 13th Avenue and Hatcher Road.

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Couple facing charges after police seize 150+ animals from Phoenix pet facility

PHOENIX - Phoenix police raided a pet boarding facility Thursday morning, seizing numerous sick and neglected animals from the business. Police served the search warrant at Planet Petopia Doggie Dude Ranch on 13th Avenue and Hatcher Road.

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Couple facing charges after police seize 150+ animals from Phoenix pet facility

PHOENIX - Phoenix police raided a pet boarding facility Thursday morning, seizing numerous sick and neglected animals from the business. Police served the search warrant at Planet Petopia Doggie Dude Ranch on 13th Avenue and Hatcher Road.

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Abandoned puppies found in Phoenix alley need homes

Five pups left in a crate over a rainy Valentine's Day will be put up for adoption on Saturday after they were rescued by animal control Five puppies were rescued after being abandoned near South Mountain and Third avenues in Phoenix. They'll be up for adoption for $150 each on Feb. 17, 2018.

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Phoenix man pleads guilty to murder in wife's decapitation

The plea deal reached Tuesday recommends a 29-year prison sentence for Kenneth Wakefield in the 2015 decapitation death of Trina Heisch. George Loney went to check on his friend, 49-year-old Trina Heisch, after not hearing from her for several days.

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Finding Puffy, Craggy, Deep-Rooted, Brilliant Fry Bread in Metro Phoenix

The road off Highway 101 stretches into far desert mountains. Cotton fields bake in the July heat on both sides, low and green, tiny houses with rusty trucks sliding by at long intervals.

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The Jazz Age and Throwback Cocktails Live On at Sanctum in Downtown Phoenix

The bar is perched on the top floor of The Grand , a 24-hour coffee shop and bistro that serves good food and coffee. Like any great bar that aims to replicate a jazz-age speakeasy, Sanctum is well-hidden.

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Restaurant inspections: 5 Phoenix-area eateries on this week's list

Get details on restaurants cited by Maricopa County inspectors for four or more priority violations the week of Jan. 22. Get details on restaurants cited by Maricopa County inspectors for four or more priority violations the week of Jan. 29. A priority violation is a major violation that directly contributes to increasing the risk of food-borne illness or injury. If listed in the reports, remedies implemented during inspections are included.

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Lana Del Rey Delights Ride-or-Die Fans in Phoenix

Fans were thrilled to see Lana Del Rey return to Phoenix. Some diehard fans camped out overnight to get a good spot near the stage.

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Barrow Neurological Institute and Phoenix Fire Dept. transform emergency healthcare

A stroke can be devastating and lead to months, if not years, of treatment and rehabilitation, and many have dedicated their lives to researching solutions to this health crisis.

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Barrow Neurological Institute and Phoenix Fire Dept. transform emergency healthcare

A stroke can be devastating and lead to months, if not years, of treatment and rehabilitation, and many have dedicated their lives to researching solutions to this health crisis.

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Police ID 3-year-old boy killed in Phoenix crash

Phoenix police on Wednesday identified a boy who was killed in a Monday night collision that injured four other people as 3-year-old Noah Perry. The collision happened about 8:50 p.m. Monday , when an SUV driven by a 36-year-old man and carrying a 33-year-old woman and two children headed eastbound on Greenway Parkway, police said.

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Phoenix weather: February 2018 photos

Linda Dufek of Phoenix tries to stay dry as she waits at Central Avenue and Buckeye Road in Phoenix for a bus to Sky Harbor International Airport on Feb. 14, 2018. Rain moved through the Valley in the early afternoon.

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Ashes To-Go in downtown Phoenix

Trinity Episcopal Church member Wendy Bailey, right, administers the imposition of ashes to mark the beginning of lent for Arizona State student Lupe Segovia of Phoenix, Feb. 14, 2018, on the ASU downtown Phoenix campus. Trinity Episcopal Church member Wendy Bailey, right, administers the imposition of ashes to mark the beginning of lent for Arizona State student Lupe Segovia of Phoenix, Feb. 14, 2018, on the ASU downtown Phoenix campus.

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Out & About - Feb. 16, 2018

Max Weinberg, the longtime drummer of Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band, performs at the Musical Instrument Museum in Phoenix on Feb. 9. He played two shows during the event, after which audience members were treated to a meet-and-greet with the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee. Hanna Levy, left, Jasper Hauer and Hannah Belfore wear their Tu B'Shevat hats at a Temple Kol Ami Early Childhood Center celebration.

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Phoenix arts news: Ballet Arizona to unveil world-premiere 'Firebird' in 2019

Ballet Arizona's acclaimed artistic director, Ib Andersen, will create an all-new ballet set to Stravinsky's "The Firebird" for the 2018-19 season. Ballet Arizona's acclaimed artistic director, Ib Andersen, will create an all-new ballet set to Stravinsky's "The Firebird" for the 2018-19 season.

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Art Meets Activism at Pro-Creative in Downtown Phoenix

After reuniting his band Young Mothers in July 2017, frontman Zach Toporek has kept busy in the Arizona scene, putting out new music and performing at Valley Bar, Club Congress, and Crescent Ballroom in recent months. As the year came to a close, he took his newfound inspiration and began dreaming up new projects for 2018.

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Agency adopts more responsive tone on airplane noise

Last year's court victory by Phoenix... . FILE - In this Feb. 6, 2015 file photo, Steve Dreiseszun, a resident of the F.Q. Story historic district in Phoenix, holds a graphic of the increased noise brought on by airplanes flying along new flight paths out of ... .

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Postal Service to make special holiday pickups in Phoenix-area cities

The U.S. Postal Service will collect mail from blue collection boxes and post offices in the Phoenix area on Presidents Day. The U.S. Postal Service will collect mail from blue mailboxes and post-office mail drops in the Phoenix area on Presidents Day.

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Karson's Kornbread Brings New Soul Food to a Midtown Hotel

When it comes to hotel eateries, the big resorts seem to get all the love. No one blinks when asked to try a new spot at The Phoenician or Sanctuary.

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Here are the top industrial-commercial real estate developers in Phoenix

With six projects and a total of 2.6 million square feet of commercial industrial space either developed or started in 2017, Merit Partners Inc. captured the No.

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PD: Suspect in custody in deadly PHX stabbing

A suspect is in custody following a deadly stabbing in north Phoenix on Tuesday morning, according to the Phoenix Police Department. Around 3 a.m. officers responded to a report of a cutting at a Circle K near Cave Creek Road and Peoria Avenue.

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7 Things to Do This Valentine's Day in Metro Phoenix

Valentine's Day - a day that evokes either anger or gushy lovey feelings, depending on whom you ask - is tomorrow. For those who forgot about the holiday and need a plan stat, are kindling a new love, or simply want something to do this Wednesday, there are plenty of options on February 14 in Phoenix.

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Your Turn: Yes, I'm an outsider. That qualifies me to be Phoenix mayor

It's a strength to not be a City Hall veteran. I haven't raised taxes or contributed to Phoenix's pension crisis.

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10 Valentine's Parties in Phoenix

Valentine's Day isn't necessarily for everyone. As a matter of fact, it's quite the polarizing experience, considering that most folks either love it or hate it.

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2 kids, 2 adults critically hurt in crash in north Phoenix

PHOENIX - Two adults and two children were taken to the hospital with critical injuries after a crash in north Phoenix on Tuesday night. It happened at 18th Street and Greenway Parkway .

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Taxi driver dies in Phoenix rollover crash; other driver in custody

A 42-year-old taxi driver critically injured in a rollover crash in west Phoenix almost a week ago has died, police said. The other driver, Blaze Franklin, 26, was booked into a Maricopa County Jail on suspicion of aggravated assault related to driving while impaired, according to Sgt.

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In U.S. since he was 1, ailing boy's dad takes sanctuary in Phoenix ...

Jesus Berrones holds his 5-year-old son, Jayden, as his wife, Sonia, looks on Monday at the Shadow Rock United Church of Christ in Phoenix, Arizona, where he has sought sanctuary to avoid deportation back to his native Mexico. The church is among congregations around the U.S. that allow some special cases of immigrants scheduled for deportation to stay in their sanctuaries until the legal threat has passed.

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Why Women Are Mailing Tampons to the Arizona House of Representatives

A bill that would provide unlimited menstrual supplies to incarcerated women in Arizona prisons has stalled in the House of Representatives, so women are protesting by mailing pads and tampons to the Capitol. House Bill 2222 , which was introduced by Representative Athena Salman, a Democrat from Tempe, can't advance further unless it gets a hearing in the House Rules committee.

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A rainy Valentine's Day? It could happen as clouds bring rain to Phoenix area

Light rain fell over the Fountain Hills area Monday with more precipitation expected in Phoenix over the next week, the National Weather Service said. Light rain fell over the Fountain Hills area Monday morning, with more precipitation expected in the Phoenix area over the next few days, according to the National Weather Service of Phoenix.

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Best romantic restaurants at top Phoenix resorts for Valentine's Day

On Valentine's Day, nothing beats a nice dinner in a posh resort. Here are the most delicious and romantic resort/hotel restaurants around Phoenix.

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Everything You Need to Know About Eating Korean Barbecue in Metro Phoenix

Though Korean barbecue has existed in the Valley for more than a decade, it's safe to say this cuisine is having a moment right now. In the past year, two California-based chains, Gen Korean BBQ and Manna BBQ, and the Connecticut-based Seoul BBQ and Sushi, have all set up outposts here.

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A tougher tack on parents with drug issues cuts against Arizona's family-first focus

Reporter Bob Ortega outlines The Republic's series examining the Arizona Department of Child Safety, the issues with the state's child-welfare system and how to improve it. David Wallace/azcentral.com The state could be at a crossroads, or cross purposes, when it comes to dealing with children in families dealing with drug addiction.

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JOBS: 8 places now hiring in the Valley

Are you looking for work? There are several places in the Valley that are now hiring and looking to add quality workers! Are you looking for a career fair in Phoenix? Localwork.com is hosting a job fair on February 12 at the Hilton Phoenix Airport Hotel from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Sponsors of the job fair include Cognizant, State Farm, Chase, RW Lynch, and more! Make sure to bring copies of your resume and to dress professionally. Click here for more information.

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The Colorful Costumes, Carts, and Chaos of Phoenix...

Teams of costumed idiots rolled their colorfully decorated shopping carts through the streets of downtown Phoenix on Saturday, February 10. It was part of the insane and inane fun of the annual Phoenix Idiotarod, an urban shopping cart race put on by the Arizona Cacophony Society. This year's event featured teams inspired by Spaceballs , Tank Girl , The Love Boat , and The Big Lebowski .

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Ballot initiative aims to increase Arizona's use of renewable energy

Renewable-energy advocates are hoping to ask voters to increase the state's use alternative-energy resources with a ballot measure. Renewable-energy advocates are hoping to ask voters to increase Arizona's use of solar, wind and other alternative-energy resources with a ballot measure.

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3 tourists dead in US helicopter crash at Grand Canyon

PHOENIX, Arizona: A tour helicopter carrying seven people crashed in the popular tourist site, the Grand Canyon, killing three people and injuring four others. Six passengers and a pilot were on board the Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters chopper when it crashed around 5.20pm Saturday on the Hualapai Nation near Quartermaster Canyon, the Hualapai Nation Police Chief Francis Bradley said.

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Posh dog house competition saves thousands of Arizona animals

The annual Design for Dogs competition last year raised more than $20,000 for the Arizona Animal Welfare League, saving an estimated 4,000 animals. Stantec-Dunn Dog Pavillion by JE Dunn and Stantec won the People's Choice Award.

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Posh dog house competition saves thousands of Arizona animals

The annual Design for Dogs competition last year raised more than $20,000 for the Arizona Animal Welfare League, saving an estimated 4,000 animals. Stantec-Dunn Dog Pavillion by JE Dunn and Stantec won the People's Choice Award.

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Officials hope to resolve odor issues in Foothills

A community meeting, organized by county supervisor Darren Simmons, is scheduled Tuesday for people complaining about the reported Far West sewer smell. Representatives from ADEQ and the Arizona Corporation Commission are expected to attend to hear resident concerns.

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Developer plans to scare up a haunted hotel in century-old building in Peoria

The new owner of Peoria's first hotel saved the long-vacant building from the wrecking ball and plans to turn it into a haunted hotel. Dan Scott Halbert of Matrix Real Estate Investor Network talks about the Edwards Hotel in Old Town Peoria.

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Real estate expert: Regions like Phoenix should stop promoting...

Spencer Levy - head of research for commercial real estate firm CBRE Inc. - has advice for cities and states trying to recruit jobs and businesses.

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Police calm 'mob' at Des Moines airport after 12-hour delay

Police were called to the Des Moines International Airport overnight to quell the anger of outraged airline passengers who say they had to wait approximately 14 hours for their flight. Allegiant Air Flight 153 was supposed to leave Friday morning but didn't take off until early Saturday, creating a nightmare for passengers and their families who were stranded.

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Phoenix police ID firefighter arrested in station thefts

In this Friday, Feb. 9, 2018 booking photo released by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office shows suspect Ryan Donahue at the Maricopa County jail in Phoenix, Ariz. Donahue, a 36-year-old city firefighter, is accused of entering fire stations and stealing from fellow firefighters, sometimes after setting trash fires to keep fire crews away.

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Phoenix police ID firefighter arrested in station thefts

In this Friday, Feb. 9, 2018 booking photo released by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office shows suspect Ryan Donahue at the Maricopa County jail in Phoenix, Ariz. Donahue, a 36-year-old city firefighter, is accused of entering fire stations and stealing from fellow firefighters, sometimes after setting trash fires to keep fire crews away.

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5 Spots for Great Seafood in Metro Phoenix

We live in the northern reaches of a great desert. That doesn't stop metro Phoenix's suppliers and cooks from bringing great seafood to the people of the Valley.

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Here's the Story Behind Nevercrew's Bear Mural in Downtown Phoenix

Bear sightings aren't a common thing in downtown Phoenix. But now, you can spot two brown bears when cruising past the historical Heard building on Central Avenue between Monroe and Adams streets.

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Called: A Lenten reflection series [VIDEO]

Lenten alerts abound this time of year. We will bring you a more full resource guide in our February issue which goes to press tonight and should arrive in your physical mailbox some time next week, but feel free to search our Lent archives while you wait .

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Finalists Announced for 2018 Governor's Arts Awards

Wire*- Finalists in seven categories have been selected for 2018 Governor's Arts Awards. Honorees were announced at a special Nominees Reception on Feb. 6 at the Herberger Theater Center and winners will be announced at the 37th annual Governor's Arts Awards dinner and celebration on March 22 at the Arizona Biltmore Resort .

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3 Places to Order Mardi Gras King Cake in Metro Phoenix

Ready for Fat Tuesday? One of the great Mardi Gras traditions is King Cake, also known as galette des rois. The sugared, tricolor cake makes for a sweet way to celebrate the holiday, and, yes, a few spots in the Valley are baking the goods.

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National Pizza Day: 11 pizza deals in Phoenix on Feb. 9

A number of national chains are promoting discounts and additional deals on Friday, Feb. 9, National Pizza Day. Here are pizza specials in Phoenix.

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Businessman Michael Lafferty running for Phoenix mayor

Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton, who has served at the city's helm for seven years, will have to resign sometime in the next seven months to run for Congress. Sean Logan/azcentral.com Longtime Phoenix resident and businessman Michael Lafferty told The Arizona Republic Thursday he is entering the race for the city's top spot.

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Thirty Seconds to Mars Are Coming to Phoenix

Yesterday on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Thirty Seconds to Mars frontman Jared Leto announced the band's forthcoming fifth studio album and a North American tour. The 30-stop Monolith Tour includes a show at Phoenix's Ak-Chin Pavilion on July 22, with support from Walk the Moon, K. Flay , and Welshly Arms.

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The Food Truck That Brought Crazy Hot Dogs and Doughnuts to Downtown Phoenix

Welcome to the 2018 edition of The Essentials, our catalog of indispensable and quintessential Phoenix food and drink. From now until May, we'll be sharing 50 dishes, drinks, and food experiences that make up the culinary backbone of metro Phoenix.

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Here's What to Expect at the 2018 Phoenix Body Art Expo

For the 10th consecutive year, the world's largest traveling tattoo convention will make its way to Arizona. The Body Art Expo is back in Phoenix from February 16 through 18 at the Arizona State Fairgrounds, 1826 West McDowell Road.

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50 restaurants for Valentine's Day in Phoenix, cheap to splurge

Are you celebrating 2018 Valentine's Day on a budget? Happy to splurge? Check this list to find a Phoenix restaurant for your budget, taste and style. Whether you're celebrating Valentine's Day on a budget or willing to splurge, chances are you'll find the prices, cuisine and ambience you're looking for at one of these Valley restaurants.

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Phoenix leprosy patients fear for their future with regional clinics set to close

A Maricopa County clinic that has served leprosy patients since 1981 will close this month because of federal budget cuts. In this file photo, an Indian girl who has leprosy stares out from her home in Calcutta in September 1997.

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Despite Noise From Trump Fans, Activists Urge Jeff Flake to Save TPS

On one end of the sidewalk outside Senator Jeff Flake's office in Phoenix, dozens of people marched in 85-degree heat, holding signs supportive of a clean Dream Act. They were also here to support immigrants who fled to the U.S. while escaping natural disasters or violence, many of whom the Trump administration is set to deport by rescinding Temporary Protected Status , or TPS, for people from Haiti and Central America.

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PHX teen wants to help others after sex assault

A 17-year-old Phoenix teen is hoping to help other women avoid being sexually assaulted by telling her story about how she says she got away from a predator at a McDonald's restaurant. ABC15 has agreed not to show the girl's face or use her name because she is the victim of a sex crime.

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Items stolen from police vehicles in Phoenix

A police spokesperson said between Jan. 18 and Feb. 2, police vehicles have been broken into at two precinct substations in the Valley. "Yes, we are vulnerable to property crimes and we will actively seek solutions to correct any breach in protocol and shore up our securities," a Phoenix police spokesman said.

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Police: Man dead after confrontation with security guard at Phoenix Jack in the Box

Phoenix police said a 64-year-old man man was shot dead after charging a security guard he had threatened to kill. Readers can send news tips to azcentral.com via the newspaper's social media channels, email or by calling the office.

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The 11 Best Concerts in Phoenix This Weekend

Despite what the calendar says, it's essentially springtime in the Valley. You know it, we know it, and Mother Nature definitely knows it.

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9 Metro Phoenix Restaurants Scored a 'D' in January

Every week, the county's health inspectors within Maricopa County Environmental Services give restaurants grades after completing inspections. Participation in the rating system, however, is voluntary, which means owners or managers do not have to accept a grade after an inspection; instead, the restaurants are listed online as "not participating."

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Taste of Winter Olympics: The best Korean restaurants in Phoenix

Korean cuisine's popularity in the Valley is soaring. The Winter Olympics in PyeongChang inspired us to find best Phoenix restaurants for Korean food.

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15 Spring Festivals Coming to Metro Phoenix

Spring is right around the corner. To help you plan out your days accordingly, we've compiled a list of spring festivals everyone can enjoy.

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15 Spring Festivals Coming to Metro Phoenix

Spring is right around the corner. To help you plan out your days accordingly, we've compiled a list of spring festivals everyone can enjoy.

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The Rooster Returns: Good Food, Confused Service at Gallo Blanco in Garfield

When the first iteration of Gallo Blanco debuted at the Clarendon Hotel in midtown Phoenix nearly a decade ago, the restaurant helped fill a void in Phoenix's Mexican food scene: not exactly a mom-and-pop shop, but worlds apart from chain restaurants with watered-down margaritas, sizzling fajita platters, and unironic displays of sombrero kitsch plastered all over the walls. Gallo Blanco was casually hip and modern, a destination for Mexican fonda grub like tacos, tortas, and elote.

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The Rooster Returns: Good Food, Confused Service at Gallo Blanco in Garfield

When the first iteration of Gallo Blanco debuted at the Clarendon Hotel in midtown Phoenix nearly a decade ago, the restaurant helped fill a void in Phoenix's Mexican food scene: not exactly a mom-and-pop shop, but worlds apart from chain restaurants with watered-down margaritas, sizzling fajita platters, and unironic displays of sombrero kitsch plastered all over the walls. Gallo Blanco was casually hip and modern, a destination for Mexican fonda grub like tacos, tortas, and elote.

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Out & About - Feb. 9, 2018

Cindy and Michael Simonson, left, and Lois Ann Weksler stand in front of Adath Israel in Havana, the only Orthodox synagogue in Cuba. The trio was part of the first Kosher Tour of Cuba organized by Club Kosher.

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Out & About - Feb. 9, 2018

Cindy and Michael Simonson, left, and Lois Ann Weksler stand in front of Adath Israel in Havana, the only Orthodox synagogue in Cuba. The trio was part of the first Kosher Tour of Cuba organized by Club Kosher.

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Local music picks for Phoenix: Fairy Bones, Eyes Set to Kill, Brandon Decker, Holy Fawn

Fairy Bones, Eyes Set to Kill, Brandon Decker, Holy Fawn, JAM Now, Vintage Wednesday, T.O.S.O. are among our February local music picks for Phoenix. Fairy Bones release their long-awaited follow-up to "Dramabot" at Crescent Ballroom in a month that also brings big local shows for JAM Now and T.O.S.O., among others.

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Local music picks for Phoenix: Fairy Bones, Eyes Set to Kill, Brandon Decker, Holy Fawn

Fairy Bones, Eyes Set to Kill, Brandon Decker, Holy Fawn, JAM Now, Vintage Wednesday, T.O.S.O. are among our February local music picks for Phoenix. Fairy Bones release their long-awaited follow-up to "Dramabot" at Crescent Ballroom in a month that also brings big local shows for JAM Now and T.O.S.O., among others.

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2018 Vectorworks Design Summit To Be Held November 4-6 In Phoenix

For the fourth year in a row, global design and BIM software developer Vectorworks, Inc. invites design professionals, educators and students in the architecture, landscape and entertainment industries to the annual Vectorworks Design Summit . The Summit will take place from November 4 to November 6, 2018 in Phoenix, Arizona at the Sheraton Grand at Wild Horse Pass , and this ultimate training experience will consist of industry workshops, inspirational design and networking.

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A Soul Food Platter In South Phoenix

Welcome to the 2018 edition of The Essentials, our catalog of indispensable and quintessential Phoenix food and drink. From now until May, we'll be sharing 50 dishes, drinks, and food experiences that make up the culinary backbone of metro Phoenix.

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Chris Hardwick Brings His Charismatic Comedy to Phoenix

If you go see comedian Chris Hardwick when he performs at Stand Up Live February 8 to 10, don't be surprised if he leaves the stage to get into the audience for some one-on-one interaction. That was in 2014 at the Oddball Comedy Festival in Irvine, California.

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Arizona woman arrested in connection with car break-ins

The Wall Township Police Department has charged Brooke S. Slade, of Phoenix, Arizona, following an investigation into recent motor vehicle burglaries at fitness centers in the township. Ms. Slade, 43, was charged on Feb. 2 with nine counts of conspiracy to commit burglary and theft, two counts of uttering and two counts of receiving stolen property, according to a press release from the department.

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Dane Street Announces Office Expansion to Accommodate Growth

This office will provide centralized support for the company's rapidly growing customer base in AZ, CA, CO, NM, NV and UT. "We're excited to be strengthening our presence in the southwest," noted Will Fulton, Dane Street CEO.

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Cold Case: 29 Years Later, Suspect Charged With Murder of Anne Levee

The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office announced Tuesday that it arrested 55-year-old Donald Lee Scott for the December 10, 1988, slaying of Anne Levee, who had been shot multiple times when deputies found her. It was Scott who called MCSO to report the death near Carefree Highway and 99th Avenue north of Phoenix.

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Police: Phoenix man admits stabbing mother 'a lotta times'

Lloyd Franklin, 23, attempted to kill his mother by stabbing her "a lotta times" as she slept on a couch in her apartment Monday, police said. A Phoenix man was arrested after he told police that he attempted to kill his mother by stabbing her "a lotta times," according to court records.

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Hopis, Navajos say they'll suffer if coal-fired plant closes

A coalition of groups march during a rally to build support for extending the life of the Navajo Generating Station power plant near the Arizona-Utah border, at the Arizona Capitol Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, in Phoenix. less A coalition of groups march during a rally to build support for extending the life of the Navajo Generating Station power plant near the Arizona-Utah border, at the Arizona Capitol Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, in ... more A coalition of groups march during a rally to build support for extending the life of the Navajo Generating Station power plant near the Arizona-Utah border, in front of the Arizona Capitol Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, in Phoenix.

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2 critically hurt when 30-mile Phoenix police chase ends in rollover

Phoenix police chased a stolen car for about 30 miles before the driver lost control, rolling the SUV. Two people were ejected and critically injured.

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Optium Cyber Systems President, George Rutherford, Joins Everett...

Optium Cyber Systems, Inc. today announced the release of OCSI President, George Rutherford's, interview with Everett Jolly on Uptick Newswire's 'Stock Day' podcast. "I am excited to host George Rutherford, President of Optium Cyber Systems, Inc.," said Everett Jolly, host of Newswire's 'Stock Day' podcast.

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2018 Should be a Profitable Year'

CattleFax CEO Randy Blach provided a big-picture view of the cattle industry market outlook for those attending the 2018 Cattle Industry Convention & NCBA Trade Show in Phoenix, Ariz., Jan. 31-Feb. 2. Of the beef industry's current status, Blach reported, "2017 was the second best in history [for profitability]. Every sector made money through the chain.

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Attorney seeks to reopen case of Mexican mother deported

In this Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017, file photo, Guadalupe Garcia de Rayos is locked in a van that is stopped in the street by protesters outside the Immigration and Customs Enforcement facility in Phoenix. The lawyer for Garcia de Rayos, an immigrant mother who was deported shortly after President Donald Trump took office, said Monday, Feb. 5, 2018, he wants to reopen the case against her for using a fraudulent ID to get a job, a felony conviction that left her open to deportation.

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Immigrant's attorney seeks to open Phoenix case on fake ID

The lawyer for an immigrant mother deported a year ago after President Donald Trump took office says he wants to reopen the case involving her conviction for using a fraudulent ID to get a job. Attorney Ray Ybarra Maldonado told a rally of about 40 people outside a U.S. immigration office that a ruling on his petition is expected in Maricopa County Superior Court next month.

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3 arrested in killing of man near Phoenix railroad tracks in September

Three suspects have been arrested in the kidnapping and killing of a man near Phoenix railroad tracks in September, Maricopa County court records say. Three suspects have been arrested in the kidnapping and killing of a man near Phoenix railroad tracks in September, according to Maricopa County court records.

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Tick ... Tock ... Tick ... Tock ... a Timeline of Trouble at the Trump Rally

The trouble began earlier on August 22 than most had thought. Flashpoints outside the Phoenix Convention Center bubbled up as early as 2:35 p.m., a full six hours before the gas and smoke, the flashes and bangs, told the world that trouble had followed President Donald Trump to Phoenix.

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Phoenix Branch Top Award Winner from Jasper Engines & Transmissions Sales Banquet

The Phoenix, Arizona, branch of Jasper Engines & Transmissions took home the President's Award for 2017 at the company's annual sales banquet January 30th. Recognized as Jasper's top branch award, the President's Award is based upon improvements in several sales categories.

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Phoenix Branch Top Award Winner from Jasper Engines & Transmissions Sales Banquet

The Phoenix, Arizona, branch of Jasper Engines & Transmissions took home the President's Award for 2017 at the company's annual sales banquet January 30th. Recognized as Jasper's top branch award, the President's Award is based upon improvements in several sales categories.

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Nat'l Cattlemen's Beef Assn Announces Its 2018 Officers

NAT'L CATTLEMEN'S BEEF ASSN ANNOUNCES ITS 2018 OFFICERS Feb. 5, 2018 Source: Nat'l Cattlemen's Beef Assn news release Nearly 7,600 members of the cattle community enjoyed fellowship, fun, education and leadership opportunities during the 2018 Cattle Industry Convention & NCBA Trade Show, which ended in Phoenix, Ariz., Feb. 3. Most in attendance enjoyed a huge and energetic trade show, with more than 350 exhibitors on more than seven acres of floor and outside space. Holding business meetings at the event were the National Cattlemen's Beef Association, Cattlemen's Beef Promotion and Research Board, American National CattleWomen, CattleFax and the National Cattlemen's Foundation.

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Nat'l Cattlemen's Beef Assn Announces Its 2018 Officers

NAT'L CATTLEMEN'S BEEF ASSN ANNOUNCES ITS 2018 OFFICERS Feb. 5, 2018 Source: Nat'l Cattlemen's Beef Assn news release Nearly 7,600 members of the cattle community enjoyed fellowship, fun, education and leadership opportunities during the 2018 Cattle Industry Convention & NCBA Trade Show, which ended in Phoenix, Ariz., Feb. 3. Most in attendance enjoyed a huge and energetic trade show, with more than 350 exhibitors on more than seven acres of floor and outside space. Holding business meetings at the event were the National Cattlemen's Beef Association, Cattlemen's Beef Promotion and Research Board, American National CattleWomen, CattleFax and the National Cattlemen's Foundation.

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JOBS: Companies hiring now in the Valley

Looking for a job? There are several companies hiring workers around the Valley now. Here are some of them: West Valley Career Fair Jobertising.com is holding a career fair on Tuesday, Feb. 6 at the Renaissance Glendale Hotel and Spa with more than 1,000 jobs available.

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Tanker carrying thousands of tons of gas and 22 crew members missing off coast of Africa

The Amtrak train that collided with a freight train in South Carolina Sunday, killing two people and injuring more than 100, is the latest in a string of major c... -- An oil tanker fueled with thousands of tons of gas and carrying 22 crew members was reported missing off the coast of West Africa, a shipping company and India's... PHOENIX, AZ - National Dairy FARM Program participants Chris and Mary Kraft of Fort Morgan, Colorado, have won the 2018 National Cattlemen's Beef Association Beef Quality ... KEARNEY - Once again, the Viaero Center, in Kearney, was the host of the Fort Kearney Conference Basketball Tournament.

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Police: Tempe fire captain shot, killed in road incident in Scottsdale

A Tempe fire captain is dead after a run-in with an aggressive driver ended in gunshots Sunday morning, police said. Go inside the Phoenix Fire Department 911 call center to learn about what's going on when you call 911 in the Phoenix metro area.

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Police: Tempe fire captain shot, killed in road incident in Scottsdale

A Tempe fire captain is dead after a run-in with an aggressive driver ended in gunshots Sunday morning, police said. Go inside the Phoenix Fire Department 911 call center to learn about what's going on when you call 911 in the Phoenix metro area.

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Waste Management Phoenix Open sets Saturday attendance record

The Waste Management Phoenix open set a Saturday attendance record and was poised Sunday to shatter its previous record.

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Phoenix home tours for winter and spring 2018

Exterior of Ruth Anne Pedersen and her husband Wayne Kruge's 1929 Tudor in the Willo Historic District Jan. 20, 2016. Looking to pick up a few ideas for your own place or just want to see some fabulous Phoenix-area homes? Then you'll want to attend one of these home and garden tours.

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ICE has become a force for harassing and detaining immigrants who pose no threat to the US

Donald Trump hasn't created the massive " deportation force " he promised as a candidate for president. But he has done the next best thing - boosting, bolstering, and unleashing the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency, giving it broad authority to act at its own discretion.

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ICE has become a force for harassing and detaining immigrants who pose no threat to the US

Donald Trump hasn't created the massive " deportation force " he promised as a candidate for president. But he has done the next best thing - boosting, bolstering, and unleashing the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency, giving it broad authority to act at its own discretion.

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HHINZ And Smokefree Partner to Run Hip Hop Workshops

Hip Hop International New Zealand has partnered for the second year with Smokefree to launch its "Keep up with the crew" campaign, running free beginner hip hop workshops across New Zealand with positive messages, dance community Smokefree ambassadors and world class talent. The campaign exists to inspire young people to be Smokefree and to inspire their communities to lead smokefree healthy lives.

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Family of Frederick Eriven asks for help in solving his Jan. 9 murder in west Phoenix

Family of slain victim gave an emotional plea for help in solving their loved one's murder. Authorities are offering a reward of up to $1,000 The 23-year-old was found shot to death Jan. 9 inside a car at Desert Star Park in west Phoenix.

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7 Hidden Gem Mexican Restaurants in Phoenix

Phoenix has great Mexican restaurants. That's no secret. But so many fly under the radar, not getting the attention or the love they deserve.

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15 Art Classes to Boost Your Creativity in 2018

If getting creative is on your 2018 bucket list, you've got some impressive options in coming weeks and months. Several visual, literary, and performance artists are teaching classes and workshops on a diverse range of topics, including flamenco dance, painting gaming miniatures, and writing flash memoirs.

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Can new vegan Pomegranate Cafe in Phoenix compete with the big guys?

Pomegranate Cafe opens in central Phoenix, proving healthy restaurants can be profitable, even if you're not Sam Fox. The original is in Ahwatukee.

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First Look: Starlite BBQ in Scottsdale Opens February 7

Walter Sterling's new barbecue restaurant, Starlite BBQ, is set to open next week in Scottsdale. Sterling, executive chef at Ocotillo, will be migrating to Starlite for the foreseeable future.

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Geibral Elisha on Spontaneity as a Secret Weapon

Geibral Elisha is the keyboardist and composer for The Geibral Elisha Movement . But he's more than just a musician.

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Police discover apparent murder-suicide while conducting welfare check

Phoenix police discovered the bodies of Rebecca and Sanford Babson, both dead from gunshot wounds in an apparent murder-suicide. Readers can send news tips to azcentral.com via the newspaper's social media channels, email or by calling the office.

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The Flying Burrito Festival Is Coming to Downtown Phoenix

A new music and food festival is coming to the Valley this spring, courtesy of Phoenix concert promoter Charlie Levy. It's called the Flying Burrito Festival.

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January Restaurant Openings and Closings in Metro Phoenix

The Metro Phoenix food scene started 2018 off with 22 restaurant openings and one closing. We said goodbye to an old French favorite, while welcoming new arrivals from the deep south to south India, along with a slew of new southwestern players coming onto the scene.

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Skin, Bones, Hearts & Private Parts Hosts Phoenix/Scottsdale, Arizona ...

PHOENIX, AZ, February 01, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Skin, Bones, Hearts & Private Parts, a leading provider of continuing medical education, is hosting a CME Conference for Nurse Practitioners, Physicians and Physician Assistants on May 15-18, 2018 at The Embassy Suites by Hilton Phoenix Scottsdale in Phoenix, AZ. The Phoenix/Scottsdale CME Conference is a Here you can find useful examples and description about searching the news archive.

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Indoor Ax-Throwing Range Coming Soon to Tempe

What's not to like about an edgy, new business concept coming to metro Phoenix that promises to bring out the public's inner barbarian? LumberjAxes, a Pittsburgh company, plans to open an indoor ax-throwing facility in Tempe sometime in mid-February, building on what a Forbes magazine writer recently called a " hot trend ." "There's a lot of satisfaction that comes from throwing a sharp, metal object into wood," said Corey Deasy, one of the firm's partners.

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Phoenix firefighters deal with opioids every day. But do they fit into a solution?

Phoenix firefighters were dispatched to more than 5,400 overdose calls in the city last year, up 21 percent from 2013. Addiction sneaks up on pain patients in the worst opioid epidemic in U.S. history, and their shared battles for recovery are fraught with ironies, tragedies and sometimes shaky success.

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Man allegedly admits to deadly Phoenix shooting

On Jan. 30, authorities stopped 28-year-old Akeen Aaron Burt as he was leaving the Paradise Motel near 24th and Van Buren streets. When authorities searched Burt's motel room, officers found methamphetamine and other drug paraphernalia, court documents said.

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Arizona Court of Appeals halts remodel of Chinese Cultural Center in Phoenix

Hundreds gathered for a second Sunday in a row to protest the sale and possible renovation to the Phoenix Chinese Cultural Center on Aug. 20, 2017. Hundreds gathered for a second Sunday in a row to protest the sale and possible renovation to the Phoenix Chinese Cultural Center on Aug. 20, 2017.

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Judge: Sexual Abuse Lawsuit Against Phoenix Diocese Can Move Forward

A Maricopa County Superior Court judge has ruled that a lawsuit can move forward against the Phoenix Diocese for an alleged cover-up of sexual abuse within the clergy. The victim's attorney, Robert E. Pastor of law firm Montoya, Lucero, and Pastor, said on Thursday that the ruling is a welcome step.

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Arizona House votes to kick out lawmaker over sex misconduct

Arizona Republican state Rep. Don Shooter drops his mic after voting no on a resolution expelling him from the Arizona House for a pattern of sexual harassment in Phoenix, Ariz., Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018. Shooter's removal from office would be the first known vote kicking out a state lawmaker since revelations against filmmaker Harvey Weinstein spurred a national conversation on workplace harassment.

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Arizona House votes to kick out lawmaker over sex misconduct

FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018 file photo, Arizona state Rep. Michelle Ugenti-Rita, R-Scottsdale, left, listens as Rep. Don Shooter, R-Yuma, as he reads a statement regarding sexual harassment and other miscondu... . FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2017, file photo, State Rep. Don Shooter is seen on the floor of the Arizona House in Phoenix, Ariz.

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Text-to-911 coming to Phoenix - but what about the rest of Arizona?

Phoenix will begin implementing text-to-911 to help residents with speech, hearing and other disabilities. But the rest of Arizona will do without it.

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New restaurants in Phoenix in January will make your stomach rumble

With 23 openings, Phoenix restaurants started off the year on a good path, with family-owned restaurants and chains like Olive Garden and Filiberto's. Phoenix welcomed 23 new restaurants in January.

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BWW Previews: James and the Giant Peach at Christian Youth Theater Phoenix

JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH, Christian Youth Theater's second show of the season, opens on February 2nd and runs through February 11th. The show will be performed at the Mesa Arts Center in the Nesbitt/Elliott Playhouse.

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Top musicals, plays to see in Phoenix in February

Yeah, yeah, "Hamilton," "Hamilton," blah, blah. There are 28 days in February, and you only need one of them to see Lin-Manuel Miranda's blockbuster hit at ASU Gammage .

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Top musicals, plays to see in Phoenix in February

Yeah, yeah, "Hamilton," "Hamilton," blah, blah. There are 28 days in February, and you only need one of them to see Lin-Manuel Miranda's blockbuster hit at ASU Gammage .

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The 12 Best Concerts in Phoenix This Weekend

Got any plans this weekend? You just might after reading our rundown of the biggest and best concerts happening in Phoenix over the next few nights. It contains a dozen different shows happening at various Valley music venues, including performances by Passion Pit, The Octopus Project, Flor de Toloache, and Tyler, The Creator.

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This trendy Middle Eastern restaurant continues Phoenix-area expansion

The Halal Guys are continuing their Phoenix-area expansion. The popular Middle Eastern restaurant chain is opening next month in Mesa.

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a Urban farma planned for Los Olivos Park

By Teri Carnicelli A few short years from now, a large swath of grass at Los Olivos Park could be covered with cultivated rows of corn or wheat, large planter boxes growing a variety of edible herbs and vegetables, and a small restaurant and art & education center. Paul Mangan with the Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department and Aric Mei, a partner in the proposed Farm at Los Olivos, discuss the project with neighbor Patricia Hawkins during an open house about the project held at the Devonshire Senior Center on Jan. 11 .

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Phoenix lawyer, frustrated with his own pain, invents self-massager...

When Craig Olschansky, a Phoenix-based lawyer and business owner began to have severe nerve problems and pain in his hand from a back injury, he was left with what he felt were two bad options: extensive surgery or medication.

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Out & About - Feb. 2, 2018

Students with Chabad at ASU enjoy pregame festivities at Arizona State University Basketball's Jewish Heritage Night. Rabbi Shmuel Tiechtel and Rabbi Mendy Rimler from Chabad ASU kashered an entire concession stand to sell kosher hot dogs, soft pretzels, popcorn, cotton candy and other noshes.

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Out & About - Feb. 2, 2018

Students with Chabad at ASU enjoy pregame festivities at Arizona State University Basketball's Jewish Heritage Night. Rabbi Shmuel Tiechtel and Rabbi Mendy Rimler from Chabad ASU kashered an entire concession stand to sell kosher hot dogs, soft pretzels, popcorn, cotton candy and other noshes.

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The 25 Best Concerts in Phoenix This February

Love checking out live music in Phoenix? Then consider February's packed concert calendar a Valentine of sorts. And it's addressed to you.

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The 25 Best Concerts in Phoenix This February

Love checking out live music in Phoenix? Then consider February's packed concert calendar a Valentine of sorts. And it's addressed to you.

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Grandma pizza? Rarely seen New York-style pizza arrives in Phoenix

Adrian Langu was making pan pizza in Phoenix before Phoenix pizza took off. The Brooklyn native is back with a rarely seen pizza style: grandma pizza.

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The 10 Best Desserts In Metro Phoenix

Everyone loves desserts, but not everyone saves room. To hell with that. We say table your dinner forks early so you can enjoy all of the great desserts we have in the desert.

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UPDATE 1-U.S. tax law, trucking demand lift Knight-Swift quarterly profit

"The freight environment continued to strengthen in the fourth quarter and showed more staying power than is typical into late December and January," Chief Executive Officer Dave Jackson said in a statement accompanying the results. The company said driver recruitment and retention remained a persistent challenge, as it is for other major U.S. truckload carriers as they compete to hire qualified drivers at a time of low unemployment.

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Everything You Need to Know About Wednesday's Super Blue Blood Moon

Yes, nature robbed Arizona of the total solar eclipse in August, but Wednesday's "super blue blood" lunar eclipse will be worth a look for you early risers. Look for the moon in the western sky.

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Investigation: Arizona lawmaker broke sex harassment rules

In this Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018 file photo, Arizona state Rep. Don Shooter, R-Yuma, reads a statement regarding sexual harassment and other misconduct complaints made against him by Rep. Michelle Ugenti-Rita and others, on the House floor at the Capitol in Phoenix. An internal investigation released Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, found that Shooter violated the chamber's sexual harassment policies and has been permanently removed from all committee assignments.

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'Violence is not the way,' Arizona man accused of killing nine wrote in prison in 2012

Cleophus Cooksey is accused of killing nine in the Phoenix area in 2017. While in prison years ago, he penned "love letters" to staff, records show.

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Mental competency of Phoenix Comicon suspect at issue

Mathew Sterling's defense told prosecutors they need more time to establish his mental fitness and eventually will file a guilty-except-insane plea. Surveillance footage from the Phoenix Convention Center shows the arrest of a man later identified as Mathew Sterling at Phoenix Comicon on May 25, 2017.

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The Latest: Police: Man in standoff began starting fires

Police say they moved to end a standoff with a man holed up in a hotel room on the University of Minnesota campus after the man began lighting small fires and threatened to burn the building down.

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This site is under construction: Here are the top web design firms in Phoenix

For the third year in a row, Tempe-based meltmedia was ranked No. 1 on the Phoenix Business Journal's Web Design Firms list, which was published today.

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DeSoto Market in Phoenix Kicks Off Brewery Pop-Up Series with Huss

DeSoto Central Market, the spacious Phoenix food hall, started a brewery pop-up residence last Friday. Every three months, a new brewery will rotate into a market storefront and hook kegs up to taps.

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Downtown Phoenix Pop-Up Will Showcase Skills of Refugee Women

A pop-up shop featuring food and handicrafts made by Arizona refugee women is headed to downtown Phoenix in February. Global Market will open its doors at CityScape on Washington Street in time for First Friday and will stay open until the end of the month.

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Burton Barr Central Library Flooding Investigation Is Complete

The city of Phoenix has disciplined five people after concluding an investigation into the fire department related to flooding that occurred at Burton Barr Central Library on July 15, according to city manager Ed Zuercher. These disciplinary actions mark the close of a six-month investigation into who was responsible for the flooding.

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Waymo orders thousands of self-driving cars ahead of deployment in multiple US cities

The Alphabet-owned company formerly known as the Google Self-Driving Car Project on Tuesday announced it was ordering "thousands" of Chrysler Pacifica Hybrids pre-fitted with all the various sensors, software systems and computing hardware required for self-driving capability. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has been supplying the hybrid minivans for Waymo's test fleet since 2016, initially with a 100-vehicle deployment and 500 more added in 2017.

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Phoenix police Trump rally report: Communication with public could be improved

A Phoenix police internal investigation found officers could have better communicated with protesters at an August rally for President Trump. Phoenix Police Chief Jeri Williams talks with Republic reporter Megan Cassidy about the aftermath of President Donald Trump's rally in downtown Phoenix.

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Phoenix weather: 83 degrees on Monday ties record for Jan. 29

As temperatures near triple digits, Atlas Tracy, 3, of Gilbert, tries to pull his aunt, Nikki Tracy of Phoenix, into the water at the splash pad at Riverview Park in Mesa on Oct. 24, 2017. Light strikes over the the Tanque Verde wash, partially filled with standing water from runoff on Tanque Verde Loop Rd., from the tail end of a monsoon storm, Friday, July 28, 2017 in Tucson, Arizona.

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Tempe Union bus catches fire while taking students to school

Mountain Pointe High School students were on the way to campus Monday morning when their bus caught fire. No injuries were reported.

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Brat Haus in Scottsdale Just Dropped a New Menu with Lamb, Boar, and Rattlesnake Sausage

When you think of sausage, you probably think of pork or beef. Maybe veal. You may think of mild breakfast links or Italian spirals flecked with fennel, of places like Germany or Chicago, maybe even of spicy merguez or black blood sausage.

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Have a spare hour Sunday? Mesa animal shelter seeks volunteer dog walkers

Maricopa County Animal Care and Control renewed its call for volunteer dog walkers Sunday, after an outbreak temporarily cancelled dog playgroups. An outbreak of a bacterial infection known as "strep zoo" at Animal Care and Control's East Valley Animal Care Center in Mesa is spurring the agency to offer free adoptions for most dogs and cats to help clear the kennels.

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Police: Phoenix crash kills motorcyclist

A Phoenix crash that left one man dead shut down part of 19th Avenue for hours Sunday night, officials said. A Phoenix crash has left one man dead, and shut down part of 19th Avenue for hours Sunday night, officials said.

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Trump says he rejects feminism because he is 'for everyone'

President Donald Trump speaks to reporters upon arrival at the White House in Washington on Jan. 26, 2018, from the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. President Donald Trump speaks to reporters upon arrival at the White House in Washington on Jan. 26, 2018, from the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

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Phoenix Fire Kickball League

Bromosas' Jeremy Balentine chases down The Pit Crew's Matt Cullimore for an out during The Phoenix Fire Kickball League at Encanto Park on January 28, 2018 in Phoenix, Ariz. Bromosas' Jeremy Balentine chases down The Pit Crew's Matt Cullimore for an out during The Phoenix Fire Kickball League at Encanto Park on January 28, 2018 in Phoenix, Ariz.

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Everyone Had Something to Show Off at the 2018 Phoenix Rock Lottery

On Saturday morning, 25 Phoenix-based musicians picked straws to determine who would make up the five supergroups at this year's Phoenix Rock Lottery. They met at Crescent Ballroom, split into randomly selected groups, and then had to write three original songs and find a cover.

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Navajo plans second utility-scale solar farm in Kayenta

The second phase will produce the same amount of energy as the first _ about 27 megawatts, or enough to power 18,000 homes. It's expected to start operating next year.

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3 Places Making Irresistible Sweets

Baked goods reach impressive heights in the desert. We have so many folks who make great sweets here, so many talented artisans who know just what to do with dough, sugar, and an oven .

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Las Vegas Shooting Survivor Wants to Inspire Others

The night of October 1st, Jovanna Calzadillas's family, her husband, and parents were told to expect the worst. After months in the hospital, she is ready to come home.

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Honolulu-bound American Airlines flight returns to Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport after mechanical issue

American Airlines Flight 692 was heading toward Honolulu when it turned around because of a mechanical issue, Phoenix fire officials said. An American Airlines flight bound for Hawaii had to return to Phoenix Sky Harbor on Jan. 27, 2018, after having mechanical issues.

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Phoenix school district report: Coach mishandled student's sexual-harassment allegation

Nichole Segay was a 15-year-old sophomore at Camelback last April when, she said, a 16-year-old male student athlete groped her before track practice. The Camelback High School junior talks about reporting a groping incident to school officials last school year.

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Phoenix businesses look forward to growth and more

The Greater Phoenix Chamber of Commerce with the support of key partners and stakeholders manages a Business, Retention and Expansion program. Through a robust BRE program, GPCC meets with companies in targeted industry sectors.

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'Hamilton' in Phoenix: The guide to going to ASU Gammage

"Hamilton" is coming to Phoenix for a four-week run. Here's everything a first-timer needs to know about ASU Gammage in Tempe, but didn't know to ask.

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Laura Bush to speak in Phoenix

Former First Lady Mrs. Laura Bush will be the featured speaker at the inaugural Legacy Luncheon on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at the Arizona Biltmore.

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Power knocked out to more than 800 APS customers in north Phoenix

The utility tweeted at 6:19 p.m. that the outage was in an area along 19th Avenue, between Bell Road and Union Hills Drive. An APS power outage map on the utility's website said 838 customers were impacted by the outage, which the site said was caused by an interruption to a "major power line.'

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Horseplay causes death at Phoenix intersection

Phoenix police said officers responded to the area of 19th Avenue and Dunlap Avenue for a reported traffic crash involving a pedestrian. As officers began to investigate, they determined the victim and the suspect were engaging in horseplay on the sidewalk before the crash.

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21 Metro Phoenix Restaurants to Eat at Valentine's Day 2018

The metro Phoenix food scene has range when it comes to great places to eat on Valentine's Day: fancy resort restaurants, lobster, high-end cocktails. We also have options like pizza for those looking for something more low-key.

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Silver Alert issued for Phoenix man

TUCSON, AZ - A SILVER Alert has been issued for 74-year-old Ronald Walters. According to officials Walters was last seen on Wednesday, Jan. 24 around 5:30 p.m. in the area of US 60 and Val Vista in a 2000 light gray Ford Ranger with Arizona license plates ALM4694.

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Phoenix Goal to Reduce Greenhouse Gas May Save Us Millions - or Cost Us Millions`

City officials admit they don't know which is true. They have no estimate on the cost or savings of their emissions-reducing programs.

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Phoenix neighborhoods impacted by FAA flight path changes

In September 2014, the FAA changed some of its flight paths over Phoenix, AZ, dramatically increasing noise level complaints in several historic neighborhoods.

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Phoenix-area police chase suspect claims 'officers can be killed'

Mitchell Taebel, accused in a high-speed police chase in metro Phoenix, said he would have been justified under federal law if he killed an officer. Mitchell Timothy Taebel, the suspect in a high-speed police chase that ended in a violent crash near the ASU Tempe campus, attends his initial hearing Jan. 25, 2018.

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Pomegranate Cafe's Second Location Now Open on Seventh Street in Phoenix

A staple of the Ahwatukee vegan community has moved to Central Phoenix. Pomegranate Cafe is currently in soft opening mode, testing its new location with limited hours.

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Malignus Youth Return to Phoenix After 23 Years

Punk rock fans in metro Phoenix have probably heard of Malignus Youth. But there's a good chance they've never had a chance to see the band play live - nor own one of the group's releases, which is a shame.

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Woman arrested in death of 91-year-old father at Sun City West home

Susan Dubois Marcinko was arrested on a reckless manslaughter charge after her father was found dead following a fight between the two on Oct. 13. Go inside the Phoenix Fire Department 911 call center to learn about what's going on when you call 911 in the Phoenix metro area. Hannah Gaber/azcentral.com A 61-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of reckless manslaughter in connection with the death of her 91-year-old father, who died in October during a fight with her, according to court records released Wednesday.

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New Mexico woman sues former Mesa police officer found not guilty of murder

A New Mexico woman who was with Daniel Shaver before he was fatally shot by a Mesa police officer is suing the now-former officer, Philip Brailsford. Mesa police have released footage from Officer Philip "Mitch" Brailsford's body camera of the fatal shooting of an unarmed Texas man at a hotel in 2016.

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What's with these bikes lying around Phoenix and Scottsdale?

Al Woz rides his bike on the Indian Bend Wash Path through Eldorado Park in Scottsdale on Monday, August 17, 2015. Peter Wilson rides his bike on the Indian Bend Wash Path through Eldorado Park in Scottsdale on Monday, August 17, 2015.

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Authorities: 1 dead after collision between car train

Authorities in the Phoenix suburb of Gilbert say one person is dead after being trapped in a car on fire following a collision with a moving train at a crossing. The car overturned and caught fire after the wreck early Wednesday morning on Val Vista Drive between Ray and Warner road.

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Why the 2018 Phoenix Rock Lottery Might Be the Most One Exciting Yet

Just after sunrise on Saturday, January 27, a group of 25 Phoenix-area musicians with different styles and backgrounds will gather at Crescent Ballroom. Many will be meeting each other for the first time, as veterans with decades of writing and touring experience shake hands with young creatives just starting out in the industry.

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Hula's Modern Tiki Announces New Location

Wire* - Setting sail this summer, Hula's in Phoenix is moving into a custom-designed, tiki-tastic space near 7th St & Camelback featuring an indoor-outdoor patio and hidden second bar. The Valley's original island-style hideaway, Hula's Modern Tiki in Phoenix is moving into an all-new space featuring a sweeping indoor-outdoor patio, a 40-person private dining 'Tiki Room' and a second tiki bar named The Captain's Cabin.

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Latino Civil Rights Group Sues Motel 6 for Giving Guest Lists to ICE

A prominent Latino civil rights organization is suing Motel 6 for violating the rights of guests who were arrested in Phoenix after motels regularly gave guest lists to Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers. In a conference call on Tuesday, the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund announced they are filing a class-action lawsuit against Motel 6 and its parent company, G6 Hospitality.

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