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Editor’s note: This is the final in a two-part series on the history of Mountain Park Ranch.
Sixty handles. And 25 of them feature Arizona brews.
Top aides to Gov. Jan Brewer sought and got proponents of a “religious liberty” bill to make changes to SB 1062 more than a month before she vetoed the measure.
From leprechaun beards to shamrock hats, a few simple crafts can turn you from a spectator into a participant at a St. Patrick's Day parade or party.
PARIS — Food nourishes the tiny Rue du Nil from the dim light of morning — when the first deliveries start going out to Paris' most sought-after restaurants — until well after midnight, when the young chef who transformed an unchic side street into a culinary destination finally closes up.
Men in uniform, pin-up girls, mermaids, comic strips, anime, skulls and crossbones, and various fruits are some of the enticing patterns Alexandria Padilla uses to create her hand-sewn aprons.
State lawmakers are moving to require the state to buy computer programs for English learners with specifications that were crafted in detail by a company selling the software.
This Friday, Feb. 28, 2014 photo shows, from left, family friend Tatum Marsh, 7, parent Kristi Ainslie, and her children, Riley Ainslie, 6, Dillon Ainslie, 2, and Connor Ainslie, 2, modeling their leprechaun beards made from faux fur and cardboard, which provide a fun way to celebrate St. Patrick's Day, in Arvada, Colo. Making and taking handmade St. Patrick's Day props cranks up the fun at parades and parties. Instructions for making this craft are in the March 2013 issue of FamilyFun magazine, available online at www.parents.com. (AP Photo/Jennifer Forker)
In this Friday, Feb. 28, 2014 photo, members of the Ralston Valley High School musical "Pippin," first row, Abbie Speed, 16; second row, from left, Patrick Heaton, 17, Autumn Ayers, 17, and Isabel Alvorado, 16; back row, from left, Serena Buxton, 16, Valeria de Luna-Kent, 16, Natalie Sarver, 16, and Tia Crane, 16, model leprechaun beards in Arvada, Colo. Making and taking handmade St. Patrick's Day props cranks up the fun at parades and parties. It turns spectators into participants. (AP Photo/Jennifer Forker)
This photo provided by FamilyFun shows a shamrock hat. From leprechaun beards to shamrock hats, a few fast crafts can crank up the fun at a St. Patrick’s Day parade or party. (AP Photo/FamilyFun, Tim MacKay)
This photo provided by HGTV.com Weekday Crafternoon shows a felt shamrock craft that provides a pretty way to wear some green. “Once you know how to make these shamrocks then when we get to spring you can make them in different colors and have a bouquet of flowers,” says Marianne Canada, host of HGTV.com's Weekday Crafternoon. “It’s a handy little craft to have in your back pocket.” (AP Photo/HGTV.com Weekday Crafternoon, Marianne Canada)
Chef Greg Marchand holds a tray of vegetables in the doorway of his restaurant Frenchie in Paris on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014. "A lot of young chefs - I'm part of it - open a restaurant with no investor, so with not much money. It's often small places, with no designer work because they cannot afford it. But what we have is a craft, knowledge, experience," he said. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
Chef Greg Marchand speaks to the Associated Press during an interview in his restaurant Frenchie in Paris on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014. "A lot of young chefs - I'm part of it - open a restaurant with no investor, so with not much money. It's often small places, with no designer work because they cannot afford it. But what we have is a craft, knowledge, experience," he said. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
Arizona's education standards are safe, at least for now.
Over the weekend Ironwood Library in Ahwatukee celebrated Dr. Seuss’ birthday by inviting the community out to enjoy a morning filled with entertainment.
Insisting they will be protecting women's lives, the state House voted Tuesday to allow state health officials to make unannounced inspections at abortion clinics without first getting any sort of warrant.
Calling them a federal “dictate,” Sen. Al Melvin convinced Republican colleagues in the Senate to vote Tuesday to scrap the Common Core education standards the state and schools adopted just four years earlier.
Arizona voters could decide if they want to perennially revisit anything they adopt at the ballot.
Eating well can be hard to do — but not because of a lack of options. Farmers markets make finding fresh-picked produce (and a variety of locally made specialty foods and products, like hummus and bath soaps) convenient in and around the East Valley.
Forest Whitaker isn't much bothered by being one of the season's biggest Oscar snubs.
Chandler’s new Chao Urban Asian Eatery is hosting a grand opening celebration 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28. The celebration will feature live entertainment, drink specials and appetizer samplings.
Rejecting last minute pleas from supporters, Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed late Wednesday controversial legislation billed as protecting religious freedom.
The state Senate sent Gov. Jan Brewer controversial legislation billed as protecting religious freedom on Monday even as two more senators who voted last week for SB 1062 now say that was a mistake.
Listen to live music while browsing a selection of hand-crafted bowls, pots, mugs, necklaces, platters and vases made by local artists and students, during this annual charity sale, Feb. 22 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the courtyard at Tempe Library Complex.
Saying the legislation would be “unbelievably damaging” to the state, the head of a major economic development group is urging Gov. Jan Brewer to veto legislation expanding the ability of businesses to use their religion to deny services.