The proposed Desert Discovery Center in Scottsdale’s McDowell Sonoran Preserve has emerged as one of the most controversial issues in this fall’s city elections and has led to spirited debates both pro and con.
Immigrating mothers and children from Central America are being placed in family detention centers and some are being kept there for extended months rather than just days. Meet Sambo Dul, who volunteered her legal services to immigrants in Texas.
Tonopah is an unincorporated area west of Buckeye where local egg production company Hickman's built a huge egg facility in 2014. It houses over four million chickens, and locals have opposed it since the beginning, saying the ammonia odors and other emissions have threatened health and livelihood.
The Azz Izz Band was a popular group at Valley venues and beyond for more than a decade. The band had a reggae sound, steel drums and a party vibe. Now some of the crew is back together and performing as Sugahbeat.
Hear why Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton thinks the relationship between Arizona cities and the state legislature has gotten worse in recent years. One problem, he said is state leaders stepping on policies that cities have tried to implement from plastic bag bans to policy modifications based on climate change.