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The Monroe Street Abbey at Third Avenue and Monroe Street
A nonprofit led by former mayor and Arizona Attorney General Terry Goddard wants a $137,000 grant to help restore columns and plaster walls in the former sanctuary. When it reopens as the Monroe Street Abbey, the sanctuary will be a public courtyard.
Apr. 17, 2024
Swim lessons
Phoenix will open 18 public pools this summer. That’s the most since the pandemic, but still 5 less than the parks department had hoped.
Apr. 17, 2024
Sarah Jessica Parker in And Just Like That...
"Sex and the City" was a groundbreaking, sometimes controversial, and hugely popular HBO show that debuted in 1998 and aired its last episode six seasons later. Now, a few movies and a spin-off series later, the original "Sex and the City" is having its Netflix debut — and its debuting for an entirely new generation.
Apr. 16, 2024
Mumford & Sons at March Madness Music Festival in Phoenix
Speaking at the Phoenix Convention Center Monday, Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego touted the impact of the NCAA Men’s Final Four. According to Gallego, the tournament and surrounding events drew roughly 300,000 visitors to downtown Phoenix earlier this month.
Apr. 15, 2024
kachina coyote
Profits from a partnership between the Arizona Coyotes and another company in the team owner’s portfolio are at stake as reports of pending relocation swirl.
Apr. 15, 2024
Ilana Glazer
Comedian Ilana Glazer is perhaps best known as the co-creator and co-star of “Broad City.” In the years since the sitcom wrapped, Glazer has continued to explore similar themes in her stand-up work, with a notable addition: motherhood.
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Apr. 15, 2024
The board in KJZZ's studio.
On April 15, KJZZ launched a dedicated jazz music service that will provide a platform for this music genre across the Phoenix area and the state. KJZZ is also introducing several new programs to its evening and weekend broadcast lineup, transitioning 91.5 FM to a 24/7 news service.
Apr. 15, 2024
Marquee outside Energy Solutions Arena in Salt Lake City
The Arizona Coyotes will likely be sold to Utah Jazz owner Ryan Smith shortly after the team's final game and will include a provision guaranteeing current owner Alex Meruelo an expansion team if a new arena is built within five years, a person with knowledge of the deal told the Associated Press on Saturday.
Apr. 15, 2024
Bradley Beal works around Jaden McDaniels
Bradley Beal scored 36 points on 6-for-6 shooting from 3-point range and the Phoenix Suns beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 125-106 on Sunday to stay out of the play-in tournament and set up a rematch in the first round of the NBA playoffs.
Apr. 14, 2024
Arizona Coyotes Josh Doan
General manager Bill Armstrong flew to Edmonton, Alberta, to tell players about the team’s potential move to Utah before its game against the Oilers, the person told The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Friday.
Apr. 12, 2024
River and trees
The 209-acre state park was originally privately owned and operated as a guest ranch with horse riding and boarding facilities. The state acquired Rockin’ River Ranch in 2008, and master planning happened in 2017 and early in 2018.
Apr. 12, 2024
Two people stand in front of photo background
“Currently, we host approximately 290 screening events during these 11 days, whereas in the early years, it would have been around 40 or 50,” according to the festival executive director.
Apr. 12, 2024
Miles Bridges
What happens when our favorite teams bring in players who have done things away from the field that we object to? Jake Wojtowicz joined The Show talk about how sports fans can think about what to do when an objectionable player plays for their team.
Apr. 12, 2024
The front of a baseball field with a large sign spelling out Peoria Sports Complex
This year, the Arizona Cactus League drew its largest number of fans since 2019, the last season before the COVID-19 pandemic.
Apr. 11, 2024
Hand holding sports tickets
Gov. Katie Hobbs has signed a bill into law that imposes limits on using bots to buy online tickets for concerts, sporting events and the like.
Apr. 11, 2024
tillman
The 20th annual “Pat’s Run” is this Saturday in Tempe. Nearly 30 thousand people will take part in the race honoring Pat Tillman, the Arizona Cardinals’ player who walked away from a lucrative contract to join the U.S. Army after 9/11. He was killed by friendly fire in 2004.
Apr. 11, 2024
A new attraction is coming to Arizona’s billion-dollar astro-tourism industry. Its backers hope it can bring the Valley into the space age and also breathe new life to an aging town.
Apr. 11, 2024
Mr. ORNG Patrick Battillo superfan at a Phoenix Suns basketball game
A Peoria High School boys basketball coach and popular Phoenix Suns superfan was arrested by Peoria police Tuesday night on charges related to child sex crimes.
Apr. 11, 2024
Marquee outside Energy Solutions Arena in Salt Lake City
Multiple outlets are reporting that the NHL is preparing a contingency plan of sorts — two schedules for next season: one if the Coyotes stay in Tempe and one if the team is sold and relocated to Salt Lake City.
Apr. 11, 2024
Cardiac Canyon stretches for 2.5 miles and is part of Antelope Canyon near Page.
“Bad Indian: Hiding in Antelope Canyon” premiered at the Phoenix Film Festival and tells the story of Hastiin Tadidinii — whose name translates to "Corn Pollen Man" and who avoided the Long Walk forced on the Navajos starting in 1863.
Apr. 10, 2024

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