KJZZ News

HER launches one city at a time, and Phoenix is the latest. The creator said Phoenix moved up the list thanks to thousands of requests on social media.
April 10, 2015
Homelessness is an issue that knows no bounds. It affects all races and age groups. But homelessness can be especially tough for young people trying to make it through school.
April 10, 2015
A proposed development in the city of Benson about 45 miles southeast of Tucson is generating some controversy over its projected water use.
April 10, 2015
The Heard Museum in Phoenix is hosting its 14th annual Katsina Doll Marketplace tomorrow. About 140 carvers will show and sell their Katsinas.
April 10, 2015
Roosevelt Row gets a new tenant tomorrow. DeSoto Central Market will be opening up on Central and Roosevelt.
April 10, 2015
KJZZ's Nadine Arroyo Rodriguez interviewed former Gov. Raul H. Castro about his life and career in 2008. Castro, Arizona's only Hispanic governor and an American ambassador to three countries, died Friday.
April 10, 2015
Bobby Hurley is promising a new chapter in Sun Devil men's basketball history
April 10, 2015
A year after exposing major delays in health care at the Phoenix VA Hospital, the person who brought the original complaint about wait times says there has been little progress toward improvement.
April 10, 2015
By the time they met, Dan Hull and his partner had had their share of love, marriage, and divorce. So when they entered into their relationship, they knew they weren’t going to get married again.
April 10, 2015
Name something or someone connected to Arizona. The Grand Canyon or maybe Barry Goldwater. A statue of an important person who once stood in our nation’s capitol now stands at the state library.
April 10, 2015
Peoria students will still have school five days a week. After eight weeks of debate, the Peoria Unified School District governing board decided Thursday to cut the $1.7 million in other ways.
April 09, 2015
With the spotlight on police shootings around the country, many departments are relying more heavily on so-called “less than lethal” force to subdue arrestees. New research shows the effects of tasers may last longer than previously thought.
April 09, 2015
It’s the road that separates the streets from the avenues. And it runs through some of Phoenix’s most well-known neighborhoods. We’ve been traveling up Central Avenue from South Mountain to North Mountain in our series “Central, PHX.”
April 09, 2015
Listen to the sounds of Seth Levine calling a square dance at Lost Leaf bar and gallery in downtown Phoenix.
April 09, 2015
The Scottsdale City Council recently moved to issue a request for qualifications to gauge interest in the concept of the Desert Discovery Center.
April 09, 2015
Grid Bike Share launched in November of last year, enabling Phoenicians to rent the apple-green bikes with that signature smiley face on the basket. Program officials say they’ve seen a steady increase in membership since the Super Bowl, with about 200 new members signing up each week.
April 09, 2015
The town of Ajo in southwestern Arizona has been working to transform itself into an arts community. Tracy Taft, executive director of the International Sonoran Desert Alliance said the town center screams arts and culture, with a plaza on two acres dating to the early 1900s.
April 09, 2015
This year’s Celebrity Fight Night that was held a few weeks ago raised about $7 million for charities, including the Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center at Barrow Neurological Institute. But the charity also paid out a lot of money to its founder.
April 09, 2015
Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton delivered his annual State of the City address Wednesday, but he did not mention the city’s projected fiscal troubles.
April 09, 2015
John Hoffner is Southwest News Editor for the Associated Press in Arizona and said in 2011 the sheriff’s office reopened several cases to try to get a handle on them.
April 09, 2015

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