In the last decade downtown Tempe has gone through many changes. There are now skyscrapers, an entertainment district and an ever expanding university. But, there is one little corner in the area where things haven’t really changed.
The city of Tucson says it is doubling its parking meter rates in the downtown area. It is also installing meters in the Fourth Avenue Business District for the first time, city officials said in a news release.
It’s been called the "Citizen Cane" of bad movies. "The Room" is a low-budget film phenomenon that started in Los Angeles and has grown to cult status on par with the "Rocky Horror Picture Show." But what’s become of the actors in the now infamous flick?
The word “sprawl” is not typically used in a positive way — especially around the Valley, where it’s used to describe uncontrolled development into the desert. Daniel Mills, a recent ASU grad, is attempting to flip that definition on its head with the new online magazine Sprawlr.
OPEC hasn’t been a beloved organization — or cartel — at any point in its existence. But late last week, the head of OPEC said he’s not worried about oil prices sinking to $40 a barrel, which has also led to gas prices dropping to below $2.50 a gallon.
You may have seen a lot of pop up lots around town advertising local Christmas Trees, but many of these evergreens actually come from the Pacific Northwest. The search to find a real Arizona Christmas Tree.