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Everything about the murderspree which ended with 17 people dead over the course of 21 days, began in Mesa in 1973. It started on Oct. 28 when two men — Doug Gretzler and Willie Steelman, neither yet 30 years old at the time — kidnapped two Mesa residents, drove them to California, and killed them brutally and without mercy.
LOS ANGELES — In a world of on-demand video and movies shrunken to the size of smartphone screens, home-entertainment releases need something special to stand out. The following box sets offer more than movies for every cinephile on your holiday list.
RICHMOND, Va. — Gone are the days when only a bottle of wine — or maybe a bottle of the hard stuff — would suffice as a gift to bring your holiday party host.
This product image released by Firestone Walker Brewing Co. shows the XVII Anniversary Ale. Firestone Walker, which earned the title of mid-size brewing company and brewer of the year at the Great American Beer Festival in October, has worked to create a yearly offering that pushes the envelope ever since its inaugural anniversary release called “Ten” in 2006. For this year’s release, brew master Matt Brynildson again enlisted winemakers from the area to help come up with the latest blend to create its anniversary ale. (AP Photo/Firestone Walker Brewing Co.)
This photo provided by Warner Bros. Home Entertainment shows the Blu-ray box set of The Wizard of Oz 75th Anniversary Collector's Edition. (AP Photo/Warner Bros. Home Entertainment)
The Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special, "The Day of the Doctor," had been on every Whovian's mind for months before it finally aired on Nov. 23, but some hardcore fans held out one extra day to see it on the big screen.
NEW YORK — The holidays bring out the inner-coffee table book obsessive in gift buyers. They're easy, weighty and satisfying to give. You've done your job with your pricey treat.
The eternal flame flickers in the early morning light at the grave of John F. Kennedy at Arlington National Cemetery on Friday, Nov. 22, 2013, on the 50th anniversary of Kennedy's death. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
Half a century ago, Sid Davis was the first journalist to learn John Kennedy had died. Instead of breaking the biggest the biggest news story in the world, he waited because he wanted to make sure he was right. It is hard to image a journalist making the same choice nowadays amid our modern cacophony of inaccurate reporting, but perhaps Davis has something to teach us.
Headlined by a posthumous induction for the late Steve McKane, the Mesa City Sports Hall of Fame will induct nine individuals, a coach and three championship teams to its 2013 Class.
Their talent has taken them to Nashville and beyond, onto stages where they’ve opened for some of the biggest names in country music, including Wynonna Judd, Martina McBride, LeAnn Rimes, Little Big Town and Steve Wariner.
Gilbert event to mark silver anniversary of Mesa organization’s efforts
Admittedly, it is a little early to start talking about Christmas; Halloween is barely a week away, and Thanksgiving still awaits in the middle of the holiday sandwich. And there’s some reflection of that fact in Aaron Leach’s front yard in Mesa on Oct. 21, with several strands of light and inflatable ornaments unpacked but strewn all over the brown ground.
The Acoustic Storm, an East Valley-based radio program on the air “with the promise of delivering acoustic-based rock and unplugged versions of well-known songs” will celebrate its 15th anniversary Saturday, Oct. 26, from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. on 100.7 FM KSLX.
Remember the timeless scene in “The Sound of Music” when the Von Trapp children put on a puppet show? Ever wish that you could witness those puppets in real life? Well you’re in luck, because the same marionettes are making their way to town.
The Peruvian government believes it has a diplomatic solution to a spirited problem.
Mesa’s National Comedy Theatre is turning 5 years old. The small but vibrant space, and the creative ensemble of performers it houses, will celebrate with six special comedy shows running Oct. 10-13.
Tempe-based Childsplay -- dubbing itself as "Theatre for Everyone" -- celebrated its 35th anniversary last year. [Ahwatukee Foothills News file photo]
A date night in Scottsdale just got a whole lot easier with half off your bill at Sushi Roku. The deal is in honor of the restaurant’s fifth anniversary.
Phoenix’s Celebrity Theatre was named a historic landmark in September by The City of Phoenix, just in time for the venue’s 50th anniversary.
Harkins Theatres will commemorate its 80th anniversary on Sunday, Sept. 22, by giving out freebies to moviegoers.
It’s been 75 years since Dorothy clicked her sparkling ruby heels together and wished to go home, and now you can see her dazzling red kicks and the zany world of Oz like never before.
Keith Nelson and Josh Todd of Buckcherry perform at the Harley-Davidson 110th Anniversary celebration, on Friday, August 30, 2013 in Milwaukee, WI.
Next week, the nation will again honor those who perished on Sept. 11, 2001, and pay tribute to the first responders, families and friends who gave much in the wake of the tragic occurrences of that day.