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Kate Summerscale
It's October, and that means front yards around the country are now home to giant spiders, skeletons and more. But why is it that we fear things like this? And why would we want to celebrate them?
Oct. 12, 2022
A new theater company premiered its debut show at the end of September and there’s still a few days left to see the production. "Mala" centers on how the one-and-only character copes with being the primary caregiver for her elderly mother who suffers from dementia.
Oct. 11, 2022
Saguaro Cactus Forest
It's fall, but the leaves aren’t changing in the Sonoran desert where we live. So what does fall mean in the Southwest?
Oct. 11, 2022
Lydia Millet Dinosaurs novel
In Lydia Millet's new novel “Dinosaurs,” a middle-aged oil heir searches for meaning in his new life in Phoenix.
Oct. 11, 2022
aileen martinez
When Aileen Martinez travels, she often sits down in a place to draw it instead of snapping a picture. Since the pandemic, she’s taken that sketching practice and turned it into a business.
Oct. 11, 2022
Heather Cronrath
The Show kicks off its ghost stories series with Heather Cronrath of Scottsdale, who tells us about a particularly spooky house guest.
Oct. 11, 2022
Brittney Griner
After being wrongfully detained in Russia, Phoenix Mercury star Brittney Griner’s name was prevalent during the WNBA season. But now that it’s ended, team President Vince Kozar says the challenge is keeping her case at the forefront.
Oct. 10, 2022
Maricopa County Community College District students now qualify for free admission to the Phoenix Art Museum.
Oct. 8, 2022
black hockey jersey with gila river resorts and casinos patch on top left
The NHL returns to action this week, and it’ll be a new-look season for the Arizona Coyotes. In addition to their move from Glendale to Tempe, the hockey team is turning in a new direction with its fan apparel.
Oct. 8, 2022
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
As Tempe considers a new multi-use development that would house the Arizona Coyotes hockey team, Phoenix is raising concerns about the project.
Oct. 7, 2022
A new exhibit at the Scottsdale Civic Center Library opens Monday. It celebrates the resilience and creativity of Arizona Latina artists.
Oct. 7, 2022
Arizona Diamondbacks
Valley sports fans are shelling out less money to see their teams in person than fans in other cities.
Oct. 7, 2022
Memorial Hall is located at Steele Indian School Park
In honor of Native American Recognition Days, several events will take place Saturday in Phoenix. A parade will begin near Steele Indian School Park. Special programming will take place at the Phoenix Indian School Visitor Center and, right next door, an event to mark the 100th anniversary of the school’s Memorial Hall.
Oct. 6, 2022
Woman-Ochre
Anne Ryman with the Arizona Republic talked to that caregiver and many others as she took a deep dive into the lives of those connected to the painting and its disappearance.
Oct. 6, 2022
jody keisner is author of 'under my bed'
In Jody Keisner's new book, "Under My Bed and Other Essays," she delves deep into her own fears and those of all women.
Oct. 6, 2022
Phoenix Mercury
With a world cup over, American women's basketball players will head to other countries to continue playing during the WNBA's offseason. But unlike in the past, they will not be playing in Russia.
Oct. 6, 2022
La Sauceda theme park
This week, the Sonoran government started work to restore an abandoned theme park and nearby wetland.
Oct. 4, 2022
Brittney Griner
A Moscow region court said it will hear an appeal on Oct. 25 for Phoenix Mercury star Brittney Griner.
Oct. 3, 2022
J.J. Watt Arizona Cardinals announcement
Arizona Cardinals defensive end J.J. Watt says he had his heart shocked into rhythm after going into atrial fibrillation this week. He still played Sunday in a 26-16 win over the Carolina Panthers.
Oct. 3, 2022
rainy sidewalk during a monsoon
It's October, and unlike the rest of the country, it still feels like summer in Arizona. The Show spoke with music writer Amy Young to try to cool down with some favorite rainy songs.
Oct. 3, 2022

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