• The Change WindowPerusing past issues of PHOENIX magazine provides a surprising peek at society’s evolving – and often embarrassing – views on women, race and sex.
  • Injera-ous ConsumptionGet in a finger-food mood with the savory delights of Ethiopian cuisine.
  • Handcrafted CharcuterieThe Proper Beast makes sausages using only Arizona meats.
  • OcotilloChef Walter Sterling emerges from a five-year hiatus to deliver gorgeous global eats in his new Phoenix restaurant.
  • Rhema Soul CuisineQueen Creek gets a Biblically-good soul food restaurant.
  • Arizona Is for LoversMove over, Virginia. In honor of Valentine’s Day, we rustled up 10 of the Grand Canyon State’s best love stories.
  • Jesse PerryArtist Jesse Perry decks Downtown Phoenix in colorful murals.
  • Rachel StegmanWe talk trapezes and tight ropes with Circus School of Arizona founder Rachel Stegman.
  • Arizona Cocktail WeekFrom February 13 to 21, Arizona's leading libation celebration hits the Valley. Here's a taste of the fun to come.
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Valley News

Valley News

Sibling Camaraderie

Phoenix’s Sister Cities program spreads the Phoenician footprint far and wide.

Drink This

Drink

Sangre de Vino

The Parlor Pizzeria’s romantic cocktail marries whiskey with wine.

People

People

From Lineman to Lensman

Once called the biggest bust in NFL history, Tony Mandarich has come to terms with his bad-boy past to face his future as a photographer in Phoenix. ...

Food Reviews

Food Reviews

Ocotillo

Chef Walter Sterling emerges from a five-year hiatus to deliver gorgeous global eats in a midtown dining compound.

Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Arizona Cocktail Week

From February 13 to 21, Arizona’s leading libation celebration hits the Valley. Here’s a taste of the fun to come.

Arts

Arts

Twang Out

Book “The Phoenix Sound” revisits the city’s glory days of recording greats like Duane Eddy and Waylon Jennings

Spotlight

Spotlight

Rachel Stegman

We talk trapezes and tight ropes with Circus School of Arizona founder Rachel Stegman

Food Scene

Three Bites

Injera-ous Consumption

Get in a finger-food mood with the savory delights of Ethiopian cuisine.

History

History

Nice Guys Finish Last

He built an Arizona movie theater empire before Harkins, and brought organized baseball to Phoenix before Colangelo. So how come nobody knows Harry Nace

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Culture

5 Activities for Singles on Valentine’s Day

When the drugstore Christmas section goes on sale, store shelves begin the assault of heart-shaped boxes of chocolates and a flurry of red and pink. Love is all up in your face, so if Valentine’...

Top Ten Things To Do

Things To Do

February 8-15

1. Dancing with the Stars – February 14This dance spectacular features a cast of favorites from the TV show, including Lindsay Arnold, Sharna Burgess, Artem Chigvintsev, Valentin Chmerkovskiy, Keo Motsepe, Peta Murgatroyd, Emma Slater, Alan Bersten, Brittany Cherry and Jenna Johnson. Newly choreographed numbers are performed, along with re-creations of some of the show’s most memorable moments. 8 p.m. $28-$63. Comerica Theatre, 400 W. Washington St., Phoenix, ticketmaster.com, 800-745-3000.

Web Extras

Web Extras

Snapback Snapshots

Composite photos by NFL star turned shutterbug, Tony Mandarich. ...

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Recipes

Recipe Friday: Guacamole

Guacamole is simply the perfect food. It’s an appetizer, a condiment and, in some cultures (i.e. my house), it’s considered a main dish. It’s green gold than makes all things better,...

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Taras BIG Travels

Local Luster

From Sedona to Tucson, The Valley TV personality partakes in the good life across Arizona. ...

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