This month, we detail Scottsdale resident Robert Alico’s mission to raise awareness of Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD) through funding Mayo Clinic research. Learn more about this little-known condition in this video from Alico’s SCAD Research foundation.
Barrio Urbano owner Silvana Salcido Esparza makes the media rounds this month. In addition to making the cut for our Mexican Food Guide, Barrio Urbano leads the reviews in our food section. Learn how to make Barrio’s guacamole with this how-to video.
As our story Tequila Fun-Rise illustrates, the science of pairing tequila with food has become more refined. Find even more pairing possibilities from Upward Projects beverage director Brent Karlicek in this web extra.
Everybody knows tequila tastes delicioso with Mexican food – tacos and margaritas are practically a religion in these parts, whether it’s Taco Tuesday or Thirsty Thursday. But what about non-Mexican foods? Can tequila hold its own against Pad Thai? Can it complement pecan pie? We presented Upward Projects beverage director Brent Karlicek with a list of challenging dishes and asked him for their best partners in tequila. We thought we’d stump him, but Karlicek’s thorough, thoughtful answers prove this isn’t his first tequila rodeo.
Amy Van Dyken - Olympic Swimmer & Survivor
We spent an evening in a hidden Scottsdale meadow with the Olympic swimming champion and spinal cord injury survivor to capture images for this month’s Spotlight. Get a glimpse behind the scenes of our shoot in this exclusive video and an extended Q&A with Amy.
The Romper Room hostess’ thalidomide abortion in 1962 is one of the most well-known and impactful terminations of a pregnancy in history. See several vintage images in this web extra, to accompany this month’s History story (Unborn Yesterday).