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The Mesa Preservation Foundation, Arizona Preservation Foundation and State Historic Preservation Office/Arizona State Parks, in conjunction with the 2013 Arizona Historic Preservation Conference, will present a free Historic Homeowner's Expo June 15 at the Hilton Phoenix/Mesa, 1011 W. Holmes Ave. in Mesa.
Mesa Grande Cultural Park, 1000 N. Date St., closed for the summer Monday, May 20, and will reopen Oct. 3 for the fall/winter season.
Mesa is asking residents to consider donating their gently used or new swimsuits, as about five to 10 people are turned away daily from Mesa pools because they don’t have proper attire.
FILE - This Feb. 21, 2012 file photo shows the Midnight Star Gaming Emporium, owned by actor Kevin Costner, in Deadwood, S.D. Deadwood, South Dakota, was established during the Black Hills’ gold rush in the 1870s. Its Wild West boomtown history are on display in memorabilia and street shows, but the gambling is real. This photo shows the Midnight Star Gaming Emporium. (AP Photo/Amber Hunt, file)
There have been highs and lows from the 2012-2013 athletic year.
Ghost town Harquahala holds many stories, including that of Arizona's own 'Moonlight' Graham.
SHANGHAI — China's biggest city and financial hub is known for designer boutiques and fine dining. Yet wallet-draining Shanghai also offers activities that cost nothing, from walking on the riverfront Bund to sculpture parks and historic sites. Here are five of them.
Spring sprang, and now summer has set in.
"Star Trek Into Darkness" is like fan-boy fiction on a $185 million budget. It's reverential, it's faithful, it's steeped in "Trek" mythology.
History is one of our greatest teachers.
A senate panel voted Wednesday to throw some additional hurdles in the path of Arizonans who want to write their own laws.
Dear Debt Adviser: I own my home and have no mortgage or note. I have no debts except a student loan of about $11,000, and I can pay that off right now. I’ve always wanted to be debt-free, and I could write a check tomorrow and do that.
In this July 1, 2012 photo, a visitor photographs the wax figures of Mao Zedong, standing at center in background, the founder of the People's Republic of China, and others at the Site of the First National Congress of Chinese Communist Party in Shanghai, China. The Memorial of the First National Congress of the Communist Party of China commemorates the first party meeting in 1921 by Mao Zedong and 12 fellow leftists _ including two from the Moscow-controlled Communist International. Visitors can see the parlor where the first congress was held. The memorial on Huangpi South Road and Xingye Road south of People’s Square also has a museum about party history. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
David Greer paced around his classrooms at Desert Mountain on Tuesday, anxiously awaiting the start of the Division I baseball state championship game.
With a deep inhale and wide smile, Jordan Beck let out the worst-kept secret in Arizona high school softball, and came as close as anyone wearing black and red to acknowledging the history that’s been made on the east end of Brown Road.
Calling the governor's proposal unacceptable and politically dead at the Legislature, House Speaker Andy Tobin unveiled his own new plan Tuesday to expand Medicaid, one that would give Arizona voters the final say.
Never a doubt.
If you’ve got at least $50,000 lying around, you can own a piece of American history.
After years in the doldrums, the housing market appears back on track. Home sales and prices are up, and mortgage rates remain near historic lows, reinvigorating the appeal of home ownership.
In this dugout is the three-time defending state champions of softball, with a significant portion of the 2012 title team playing prominent roles again. Red Mountain is a No. 6 seed oozing with confidence, has gotten lights-out pitching from junior ace Bre Macha, went through the winner's bracket for a second consecutive year and outscored its opponents 30-4 in this tournament, including a win over its next opponent.
It took six school years, but Williams Field now has a championship trophy to call its own.
Ky Westbrook’s standards are so high, it was hard for her to hide the disappointment of running an average race despite easily winning the 100-meter dash on Saturday.
Boys volleyball state championship
Cardinals linebacker Daryl Washington was recently arrested on suspicion of aggravated assault, and draft pick Tyrann Mathieu has a history of marijuana trouble.
The first steps toward improving Falcon Field Airport’s terminal building are underway with design of renovations to the terminal building.