Gardner Cole, the creative wizard behind Liquid Sol Music Fest, wants you to pay no attention to the man behind the curtain.
Gardner Cole's talent is bigger than his ego. He's penned or produced more than 50 international hit songs, garnered more than 63 platinum album awards and four Grammy nods,
U.S. men's figure skating champion Max Aaron wants to warm the podium at the Winter Olympics.
With his dark, curly locks, big brown eyes and boyish smile, Max Aaron may look like one of the Jonas Brothers or some other teen heartthrob, but make no mistake: He's a serious athlete, from the top of his well-coiffed head to the bottom of his ice skate blades.
“Original Phoenix Sun” Dick Van Arsdale rebounds from a stroke with an assist from painting..
In the world of sports, they like to say “it ain’t over ‘til it’s over.” Few careers, or lives, illustrate this maxim as startlingly as the past few years in the life of Phoenix Suns legend Dick Van Arsdale. The old line about one door closing and another door opening gets a pretty spectacular demonstration from Van Arsdale, too.
The Valley’s most decorated investigative reporter embarks on a second career as a
The spunky West Valley divorcee with a passion for ballroom dancing is in a grateful mood. Yes, she’s broke. Yes, a Nigerian flimflam artist stole her heart and cleaned out her bank account. But things could be worse. She might not have met Paul Rubin.
West of Westboro
Some of the Valley’s most ardent Fed-fearing, LGBT-demonizing citizens find a mouthpiece in a headline-grabbing East Valley preacher. Could Steven Anderson just be getting started? ...
An Army of Juan
Maricopa County prosecutor Juan Martinez seized the international spotlight during the Jodi Arias trial. Is he destined for greater things, or will his controversial methods prove his undoing? ...
Kid de Cuisine
Gilbert chef Cody Vasquez cooks up enthusiasm for healthful eating in schools while getting recognition from Food Network and the White House. Twelve-year-old Gilbert resident Cody Vasquez builds forts in the backyard with his friends, then steps in...
Back in the Swing
Less than three years after a stroke nearly ended his life and career, local vocal icon Dennis Rowland returns to the stage. It’s a Friday night in front of Mesa Arts Center, and everyone’s here to swing. On an outdoor stage, the 16-pie...
On the Rebound
Ultimate working mom Sandy Brondello coached the Phoenix Mercury to a championship last year. But can she lead them to a repeat – sans their star player? ...