Phoenix Articles

Hitting the Silver Screen: Tommy James to share his label’s shady past on film

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski After 51 years in music, Tommy James has seen everything. Now, he’s preparing to share everything with the movie based on his...

From Health Care to Healthshare: Indipop offers an alternative to traditional insurance

By Summer Aguirre Many people refuse hospital visits due to the high cost of health care — even if the procedure is emergent. Melissa Blatt, however,...

Letting Themselves Free: Fitz and the Tantrums return with new album

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Fitz and the Tantrums have traveled the world playing hits like “HandClap.” But lead singer Michael “Fitz” Fitzpatrick hasn’t seen anything like...

Beyond the Songs: ‘The Simon & Garfunkel Story’ brings immersive tale to stage

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Scottsdale residents Leah and Sam Katz put it bluntly: They’re big fans of Simon and Garfunkel. So far bringing “Beyond Van Gogh” and...

Hospice Is Hope: Grieving children, families find healing at New Song Center

By Lin Sue Flood When Melissa Alvarado’s oldest daughter, Gloria, died in May, she quickly realized her family needed professional support and to be around...

They’re Back!: Lovin’ Life Expos offer a wealth of info

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski The Lovin’ Life After 50 Expo is returning to the Sundial Recreation Center in Sun City on Monday, Jan. 23, and the...

Hayworth’s Opinion: Sinema helps Congress stick it to taxpayers

By J.D. Hayworth If you thought the “Christmas rush” that you and other holiday shoppers faced was daunting, think again. In Washington, an allegedly “lame duck”...

News Briefs

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Liv Communities breaks ground in Norterra Liv Communities broke ground on a 55-and-older-qualified rental community in Norterra.  The upscale community, Liv+ Union Peak, 25400...

January Casino Calendar

Project Presley 7:30 p.m. Friday, January 6, and Saturday, January 7 Casino Arizona, 524 N. 92nd Street, Scottsdale, tickets start at $15, 480-850-7777, casinoarizona.com Dynamite Draw 8 p.m....

Leibo At Large: Looking at 2023, here are some predictions

By David Leibowitz Come year’s end, newspaper columnists traditionally look backward, chewing over the past 365 days. “Year in review” columns bore me, because they’re too...