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Chandler resident John Anderson has always had an appreciation for the Old West. It stems from his relation to a Los Angeles policeman named James Woodard, who happened to be friends with famous Western lawman Wyatt Earp.
HERE: Ahwatukee Sunday Farmer’s Market
If you’re a fan of traditional décor, you probably appreciate the elegant lines and rich history of neoclassical style.
In efforts to give students more appreciation of other cultures, the Kyrene School District recently sent 30 students and parents to Europe through its Educational Travel Program.
HERE: ‘Creating PowerPoint Presentations’
HERE: Calling all Y OPAS volunteers
HERE: Coffee with the Green Chamber board June 19
Going to the movies is a great way to get out of the blistering Arizona heat, but Phoenix Art Museum’s Hollywood Costume exhibit, on display through July 6, is worth skipping the theater to see.
A suit used in the Tobey Maguire Spiderman movies is on display in Hollywood Costume.
After a long week at the office, everyone needs a little relaxation.
A historic World War II B-24J bomber plane, the only one of its kind still flying, is being preserved for generations to come thanks to the work of a team of West Coast detailers.
HERE: United States War Veterans PTSD Foundation golf scramble
Water parks, fireworks, good eats, baseball and more: They’re all part of the activities for Memorial Day weekend in Phoenix. Here’s our list of things to do in Phoenix for Memorial Day:
This Blue Star Memorial Marker is located near the entrance drive into Superstition Mountain Museum in Apache Junction. The museum offers free admission for military personnel and up to five family members Memorial Day through Labor Day as part of the Blue Star initiative.
Tricia Saunders has long been considered the country’s preeminent female wrestler.
HERE: Edward Jones Coffee Club
Bridget Costello, former director of development at Children’s Museum of Phoenix, has been named managing director for Valley Youth Theatre (VYT) by its board of directors.
Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art invites families to take a magical journey this Mother’s Day to see the museum completely transformed into a kaleidoscopic wonderland.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Alabama's largest city is making a comeback after decades of dormancy, and there's plenty of free stuff for visitors to see and do in the new Birmingham.
Downtown Mesa is experiencing an infusion of activity and nightlife through a collaboration involving local artists and businesses, the City of Mesa, Neighborhood Economic Development Corp, Mesa’s Department of Arts and Culture, and Downtown Mesa Association (DMA). Numerous community-focused events and free activities are being offered toward the shared goal of enlivening the walkable Main Street area.
This undated photo shows an exterior view of the Birmingham Museum of Art, one of five free things for visitors to do in Birmingham, Ala. Billing itself as one the nation’s best regional museums, the Birmingham Museum of Art houses more than 25,000 drawings, paintings, prints, sculptures and decorative pieces from all over the world. Its painting collection includes Albert Bierstadt’s “Looking Down Yosemite Valley,” selected by The National Endowment for the Humanities as one of 40 American masterpieces. (AP Photo/Birmingham Museum of Art)
The Sybil Harrington Director of the Phoenix Art Museum, James K. Ballinger, announced to the museum’s Board of Trustees and staff his intention to retire, and requested the Board initiate a search process to replace him.
A tour of Michael Pollack’s three museums show a man who revels in a past that started well before his entry into the world. One is loaded with memorabilia from bygone days, things that used to linger behind the glass panes on department storefronts to convert window shoppers into spenders. A couple other pieces have a “one of these things is not like the others” ring to it given their relative modernity, like the mini statue of Sonic the Hedgehog.
Stephanie Spray, daughter of Mike and Sherry Spray of Ahwatukee, will graduate with honors from the University of Arizona on May 17. She will be awarded a bachelor’s degree in design and theater arts with a minor in art history. She will continue her work in photography. Spray attended Desert Vista High School.