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Mother of a Metal

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Shopping local is easier than ever for the betrothed with the Valley’s bevy of bridal boutiques.

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Art Break: MIM Meets The Camby

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Paul Mosier

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May 22-28, 2017

Phoenix Comicon – May 25-28In case you hadn’t heard – comics aren’t just for nerds, anymore. Graphic novels and comics are dominating pop culture and the entertainment industry and they all collide this weekend at Phoenix Comicon. More than 700 exhibitors, artists and actors will be in attendance, including Karen Gillan (AKA Amy Pond from Doctor Who), Jon Bernthal (AKA The Punisher), Ryan Hurst from Sons of Anarchy, Dick Van Dyke, and more. Doors open each day at 10 a.m. Single day passes start at $20; full event membership starts at $75. Phoenix Convention Center, 100 N. 3rd St., Phoenix, phoenixcomicon.com.

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2016 Best New Restaurants

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