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The tradition of oral storytelling goes back millennia, and on Nov. 30 at Palabras Bookstore in downtown Phoenix, a local chef will be sharing some of his cultures’ oldest tales.
Nov. 30, 2022
$100 bills
A well-known convenience store chain in Arizona will pay $8 million to resolve pregnancy, disability and retaliation charges as part of a nationwide agreement with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.
Nov. 29, 2022
Thanksgiving turkey meal
As the Thanksgiving holiday comes to an end, an important decision needs to be made on whether to throw away leftover food. Unconsumed or unfrozen food kept four days after Thanksgiving can accumulate bacteria.
Nov. 26, 2022
After two years of strong consumer demand, retailers are preparing for a slower holiday season.
More Arizona business news
Nov. 22, 2022
Thanksgiving can inspire some to try their hand in the kitchen for the first time, or the first time in a while. David Folio with the Scottsdale Fire Department says even experienced cooks should prepare for fire and burn hazards.
Nov. 21, 2022
damon brasch in his restaurant's kitchen
It's almost Thanksgiving, and chef Damon Brasch wants foodies to set aside the turkey and give a vegan feast a chance.
Nov. 17, 2022
Closed entrance
Redevelopment plans for the former Metrocenter Mall are moving forward after a final vote by the Phoenix City Council on Wednesday.
Nov. 16, 2022
Developers looking for tax breaks in Phoenix will need to demonstrate a "true" public benefit, based on policies amended by the City Council on Tuesday.
Nov. 15, 2022
tracy dempsey
Pastry chefs are worried budgets and time constraints are jeopardizing creative desserts.
Nov. 15, 2022
The current COP27 conference includes dialogues on how food choices affect climate change, and venture capital is flowing into the eco-friendly food sector. But new research suggests there’s little evidence behind the sustainability claims of many food technologies.
Nov. 9, 2022
U.S. Customs and Border Protection seized bologna
Late last month, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers in El Paso seized nearly 500 pounds of bologna from a truck trying to enter the country. And this wasn’t the first time border crossers had been caught trying to smuggle in the pork product.
More news from the Fronteras Desk
Nov. 9, 2022
Feng-Feng Yeh
Fashion designer turned chef Feng-Feng Yeh grew up in Tucson, but spent much of her professional career in New York City. Then, during the height of the pandemic, she came back.
Oct. 28, 2022
wide view of outside building and trees
Nearly three years after a consultant’s suggestion, the Phoenix Convention Center is moving forward with plans to create an entertainment district.
Oct. 27, 2022
Phoenix food innovation center
Construction will soon get underway for a food innovation center at the site of a former landfill in south Phoenix.
Oct. 25, 2022
brett vibber
It's fall in Arizona, and while you might want to whip up a batch of pumpkin soup or some Thanksgiving pies, chef Brett Vibber wants to harvest acorns and cook fermented acorn miso.
Oct. 21, 2022
Phoenix pride crosswalk
A rainbow crosswalk in downtown Phoenix is looking brighter after the colors were refreshed ahead of this weekend’s block party.
Oct. 20, 2022
angel ortiz and charleen badman in the kjzz studios
Charleen Badman is one of the most celebrated chefs in Arizona. But in October, she's up to more mischievous culinary pursuits: a pumpkin spice challenge with her sous chef.
Oct. 7, 2022
Sam Fox
In 2019, restauranteur Sam Fox sold his company to the Cheesecake Factory, but he’s still working on new projects, including a Phoenix hotel that topped off construction this week. The Show spoke with Fox about what’s next for him and for the restaurant industry.
Oct. 6, 2022
man using a calculator
Thanks to grants and programs, Phoenix helped many small businesses survive COVID-19, but higher housing costs could hurt future economic development.
Sep. 28, 2022
Glendale wants to sell eight downtown parcels located along 58th Avenue and Lamar Road, south of Glendale Avenue for development
Sep. 27, 2022


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