• 52 Weekend AdventuresOur annual rollercoaster tour of Arizona’s best weekend travel destinations is about to leave the gate. New this year: souvenir suggestions for every trip!
  • Delicious DuosThese cupid-struck Valley culinarians prove that couples who cook (for the masses) together, stay together
  • Roswell & CarlsbadBoldly go where only the brave have gone before in this other-worldly slice of southeast New Mexico
  • Love on Picacho PeakShare your Arizona trail adventures on our monthly hiking page
  • Madame Question MarkWidely rebuked for two election fumbles, Arizona Secretary of State Michele Reagan says she’s rehabilitated and ready for re-election – that is, if she doesn’t become governor first
  • Sister ActCelebrating its 75th anniversary, nun-run Xavier College Preparatory has changed as much as Phoenix itself – yet some habits remain the same
  • A Strong Time ComingChiropractor Dr. Jimmy Yuan disarms pro athletes with humor and a fix-it approach to pain
  • Clayton KellerThe Arizona Coyotes’ slapshot scholar is a front-runner for the NHL’s Calder Memorial Trophy
  • Standard PolicyArizona lawyers and HR professionals: Employers need to be proactive in nipping out sexual harassment
  • Jail BreakCan Sheriff Paul Penzone’s kinder, gentler use of the Tent City grounds help high-risk inmates from returning to jail?

Valley News

Valley News

Fire Sale

To offset budget cuts, businesses can now buy ad space on Mesa firetrucks - signaling a trend some consumer watchdogs say is cause for alarm.

Drink This


Real Bullets!

Embrace the shrub in the herbal, apricot-enriched Real Bullets! cocktail from Scottsdale’s Counter Intuitive



Survival of the Fibbest?

Scottsdale survivalist and Discovery Channel star Todd Jostes is accused of bilking multiple women out of thousands of dollars. ...

Food Reviews

Food Reviews

Breaking Bad

Get egg on your face with these recently opened Valley brunch joints.



Newcomers' Guide to the Valley

Folks keep moving to Phoenix. According to Census data, more than 30,000 new residents joined us in 2017 alone, the biggest such spike in the nation.



Art Break: Studio Snapshot with Charmagne Coe

Surrealist painter Charmagne Coe surrounds herself with sentimental and centering objects in her home studio



Clayton Keller

The Arizona Coyotes’ slapshot scholar is a front-runner for the NHL’s Calder Memorial Trophy

Food Scene

Three Bites

Starch Your Engines

Gourmet bread service? Just roll with it.



The Giving Tree

Oranges, lemons and grapefruits no longer fuel Arizona’s economy, but they sweeten our lives in other ways.


Visual Arts

Film Review: Saturday Church & Desperado LGBT Film Festival

A little awkward, like any 14-year-old's coming-of-age story, Saturday Church is an original, heartfelt musical of Ulysses' odyssey to self acceptance – like many of the films at the ninth annua...

Top Ten Things To Do

Things To Do

Top 10 Things To Do: February 19-25, 2018

February 21-March 25Cavalia OdysseoAn international cast of 50 talented riders, acrobats, dancers and musicians and 65 horses of 12 different breeds play and demonstrate their intimate bond as this production marries the equestrian arts, awe-inspiring acrobatics and high-tech theatrical effects. Call for times and ticket prices. Red Mountain 202 and McClintock Drive, Scottsdale, cavalia.com, 866-999-8111.

Web Extras

Web Extras

Quiz: Are You A True Phoenician?

As part of our Newcomer's Guide to the Valley March cover story, we're asking newbies and long-timers alike how much they really know about Phoenix. Take our "True Phoenician" quiz and test your local...



Recipe Friday: The Quartiere's Bolognese

Erick Geryol, owner of new Tempe Italian spot The Quartiere, is sharing his Bolognese sauce recipe because he wants to shed some light on the thick, slow-simmered, full-flavored ragu. "It's something ...

Best New Restaraunts

Food Reviews

2016 Best New Restaurants

Clasp your cufflinks and polish your pearls – PHOENIX magazine's black-tie salute to the best in Valley dining is back for 2016. Warning: The contents of this feature may result in food comas and uncontrollable grazing. ...

More Videos

How to Make a Poke Bowl

Poke, if you haven't noticed, is trending. Learn how to make a fish bowl at home with a step-by-step video by Best of the Valley winner Chula Seafood. Read more in the August 2017 issue of PHOENIX magazine

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