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Just about a 10 minute ride west of Page sits one of the most elegant resorts in the Southwest. You just don’t know about it. There are no billboards, no splashy advertising in the local press. Even if you knew about the place, it’s still hard to find.
It’s hard to believe that almost 55 years has elapsed since The Osmonds started as a barbershop quartet in Ogden, Utah. More than a half-century and 100 million records later, they are one of the most legendary families of the entertainment industry.
Question: I know Windows XP is about to be retired, but is it safe enough for me to do my taxes or should I upgrade it first? — Ralph
Ahwatukee Foothills is known for beautiful mountain views but the mountains are full of wild animals that could get dangerously close to people if not addressed in the right way, experts said.
Once upon a time, people who craved a tablet computer bought an iPad.
Even after three decades, the triple-dog dare doesn’t get old.
After all the gloom and doom of sequestration, government shutdowns, Obamacare and the highly touted yet totally unfulfilling release of Windows 8.1, I thought it might be nice the share some things out of the Smother Computer Services email bag. If you see something that looks familiar, it may be excerpts from one of your emails.
It starts with a name, those Ancestry.com commercials promise. That, and a paid subscription to the site. Not to mention the patience to sit hunched at a screen, following cybertrail after cybertrail ever deeper into a rabbit hole of genealogy information that’s difficult to know for sure is truly your own.
The cliché was playing out true to form at Thunder Stadium on Friday night as the 17th edition of the Ahwatukee Bowl reached its halfway point.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Keith Urban didn't need to change a thing.
There should be some shifting next week as several ranked teams face off this week.
Many years ago I owned and operated a motorcycle repair shop that specialized in repairing and updating Triumph motorcycles. It was a fairly profitable endeavor, however, I leaned a real-life lesson while trying to fit after-market parts not purchased from Triumph; if it goes right on and does not require any modification, you probably have it on wrong or you bought the wrong part.
1. On Aug. 27 at 1:45 a.m. police responded to an accidental shooting in the 2500 block of East Granite View Drive. The victim shot himself in the thigh while attempting to clean his Glock pistol.
1. On Aug. 13 at 6 a.m. police took a report of a domestic violence related assault in the 4200 block of East Ray Road.
1. On Aug. 6 at 1 p.m. in the 4000 block of East Chandler Boulevard police took a report of an aggravated assault on an officer. A shoplifting suspect tried to escape and got into a scuffle with an officer. The suspect was booked on aggravated assault and theft.
I have told this story at least once in the past 13 years of writing this column, but it bears repeating. In 1972, I bought my first brand new car; a Mazda RX-3. It was the debut year for Mazda and I had to have one. The list price was $500 less than a brand new Corvette. Three years later when the warranty had expired, a guy gave me $300 for my Mazda and, with the aid of a strong chain, towed it home. I was never so happy to see a car go away!
1. On July 15 at 12:10 p.m. police took a theft report in the 10600 block of South 48th Street. An armoire, valued at $3,000, was taken by a known suspect.
For a couple of hours last week, it looked like the Senate would give Alex Miller a chance to relax.
A new report shows that some gas pumps around the state may be sucking money unfairly — and illegally — out of your wallet.
Compiled by Phoenix Police Department
Editor’s note: Police remind residents to always lock car doors when cars are left outside. During a string of car burglaries on June 24, suspects targeted cars that were left unlocked in the neighborhood.
Editor’s Note: Phoenix police remind all residents to leave nothing in your car when it is parked outside. If something must be left in the car make sure it is in the trunk or out of sight. Never leave your car doors unlocked even while leaving the car momentarily. Police have seen a string of these quick crimes of opportunity and say they are preventable.
On May 22, my neighbor was on a ladder washing the upper-story windows of his Ahwatukee house. His wife was holding the ladder at street-level, when he came crashing down. He fell 8 feet onto his head. The ladder came down onto his wife’s arm.
As the saying goes, “Good things come to people who wait.” For some time I have been suggesting to anyone who is in the market for a new computer to wait a while for Windows 8 to be improved, and that time may be around the corner. This is welcome news to those of you who have had the misfortune of either purchasing a Windows 8 computer or have received a gift with the ill-fated operating system installed on a new computer.
Father’s Day gifts have morphed over the years. It used to be a tie, a golf hat or a jazz CD. But dads are more tech-savvy these days.