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deepak bhargava immigration matters
The phrase “immigration reform” has been used by people of all political stripes for decades, and it can mean many different things. The new book "Immigration Matters: Movements, Visions, and Strategies for a Progressive Future" offers ideas for how true immigration reform could happen.
Oct. 5, 2021
Jerome Grand Hotel
Parts of Arizona are really looking like fall. And that means it’s time to turn to Arizona travel writer and author Roger Naylor. The Show spoke with him to learn where to find fall colors around the state, and, as Halloween approaches, where to find a good haunt as well.
Oct. 5, 2021
Promise Arizona teamed up with a local artist to create a mural dedicated to DREAMers. The artwork was unveiled Sunday, April 8 in south Phoenix.
A series of murals are being commissioned by the Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture’s Artists to Work Program. The first project will celebrate the spirit and identity of Phoenix’s Hispanic heritage at one of the entrances to Park Central.
Oct. 4, 2021
"Saturday Night Live" screen shot
Arizona Sen. Kyrsten Sinema was a topic on "Saturday Night Live’s" 47th season opener. Cecily Strong donned a blond wig and glasses to portray the senator.
Oct. 4, 2021
roadrunner at border wall
You may have seen an image floating around social media in the last few months — it shows the towering border wall covered in rings of barbed wire on one side. And facing it on the other, seemingly staring up at it, perplexed, is a single roadrunner.
Oct. 4, 2021
cortinas de bano
A recently opened exhibit at the Phoenix Art Museum is bringing the critically acclaimed works by the Colombian artist Oscar Muñoz to the Valley.
Oct. 1, 2021
Chaos Theory First Friday Phoenix
This month, "Chaos Theory" is back at Phoenix First Friday. It's not the interdisciplinary branch of mathematics, but the landmark annual art show at Randy Slack’s Legend City Studios in downtown Phoenix.
Oct. 1, 2021
The Phoenix New Times Best of Phoenix 2021
The highly-anticipated Phoenix New Times Best of Phoenix 2021 issue hit stands Sept. 30 around the Valley and is also now online. This year’s theme is "In the Fast Lane," a celebration of Phoenix as a car town.
Sep. 30, 2021
Tempe Fashion Week promo
Tempe Fashion Week kicks off Oct. 2 at Arizona State University's Sun Devil Stadium. It is the brainchild of French transplant Sebastien Verstraet, a fashion photographer here who owns a Valley modeling agency.
Sep. 30, 2021
Sam Walker's original podcast series American Vigilante looks into the dark world of those who take the law into their own hands. For it, she spent dozens of hours talking to a man she only knows as KC. And there’s a lot that Walker still does not know about KC.
Sep. 29, 2021
Playboy Manbaby at the Van Buren
Twenty major independent music venues in the state are banding together to require concert goers to show proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test to attend a concert.
Sep. 29, 2021
books phoenix library
Banned Books Week continues across the nation. The annual awareness event created by the American Library Association’s Office for Intellectual Freedom has occurred for nearly 40 years during the last week of September.
Sep. 28, 2021
St. James Hotel
A parking lot will replace a 92-year-old hotel that was recently demolished in downtown Phoenix. The owners of the site also own the NBA’s Phoenix Suns and WNBA’s Phoenix Mercury.
More Arizona Business News
Sep. 28, 2021
Devin Booker
News that Devin Booker will miss the start of Phoenix Suns training camp because of a positive COVID-19 test, coupled with high-profile league players questioning the vaccine, suggest the NBA is still struggling to navigate a pandemic environment.
Sep. 28, 2021
Tim Harford The Data Detective book
We are inundated with numbers and statistics every day — be it COVID-19-related, political polling, economic data or even sports. But while these stats can be really important, "The Data Detective" author Tim Harford says we’re not always that well equipped to understand them.
Sep. 27, 2021
Arizona Cardinals Head Coach Kliff Kingsbury
The Arizona Cardinals defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday, 31-19. The Cardinals are now 3-0 for the first time since 2015, the last time the team made the postseason.
Sep. 26, 2021
The nation’s recent and first all-civilian space launch — dubbed Inspiration4 — carried one of Arizona’s own scientists, Sian Proctor, who teaches in the Maricopa County Community College District. But people weren’t the only payload.
Sep. 26, 2021
Phoenix Mercury WNBA title trophies
The Phoenix Mercury have advanced to the second round of the WNBA Playoffs after a close win against the New York Liberty on Thursday. The final score was 83-82, decided by a free throw from Mercury forward Brianna Turner with .4 seconds left in the game.
Sep. 24, 2021
kachina coyote
The city of Glendale says the upcoming hockey season will be the last one for the Arizona Coyotes at Gila River Arena. The team is interested in putting together a new development in Tempe. And now, its popular Kachina-based logo is returning in the attempt to attract more attention to its on-ice product.
Sep. 24, 2021
AguaViva Colective
A group of musicians and activists known as the AguaViva Colectiva released a new song this week focused on the ongoing water crisis in an indigenous community in neighboring Sonora, Mexico.
Sep. 23, 2021


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