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The town of Jerome is known for a lot of things: a raucous past, ghosts, wine and historic homes. Many of those homes have been available as short term vacation rentals – until now. Officials recently told homeowners they’re in violation of Jerome’s planning and zoning regulations.
May 18, 2015
Last month, a college student in Georgia challenged young people to post videos of themselves defacing the American flag. Then an Eastern Arizona man responded by posting a video on Facebook calling for people to get a flag and display it proudly.
May 15, 2015
The Valley has seen visits from projected Republican presidential candidates Jeb Bush, Rand Paul, Marco Rubio and Carly Fiorina.
May 15, 2015
A new clothing boutique that aims to serve transgender youth recently opened in downtown Phoenix. I Have a Dream Shoe and Clothing Boutique opened in March.
May 15, 2015
Next Tuesday, the Phoenix City Council will vote on a final budget for the 2015-2016 fiscal year.
May 15, 2015
Remember the big storms we had last fall? Those are examples of emergency situations where our local government works around the clock to ensure safety. Well, most often those problems aren’t handled in government office buildings.
May 15, 2015
In the early 1900s, two brothers, Emery and Ellsworth Kolb, saw an economic opportunity at the Grand Canyon.
May 15, 2015
Half a million people who bought a cactus-based drink from a Scottsdale company will soon be getting checks in the mail. This comes after a lawsuit alleging that the company Trivita touted bogus health claims.
May 15, 2015
Miriam Robbins is director of marketing for the Grand Canyon Association, which raised most of the money for the project.
May 15, 2015
Shortly after a shooting earlier this month at an event featuring cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed in Garland, Texas, authorities determined the two suspects had attended a mosque in Phoenix.
May 15, 2015
This week, Phoenix unveiled a new icon for disability accessibility.
May 15, 2015
Is the self-described West’s Most Western Town losing its western-ness?
May 15, 2015
A new exhibit opening at the Heard Museum is called “Super Heroes: Art! Action! Adventure!”
May 15, 2015
The fate of a 13-percent budget override for the Peoria Unified School District is now in the hands of area voters. The district’s governing board voted unanimously Thursday to put the question on the November 3 ballot.
May 15, 2015
The WNBA has suspended Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson seven games each because of their domestic violence arrest last month.
May 15, 2015
The sentencing on Friday brings an end to the case that saw the single mother become a figure of public sympathy and then scorn.
May 15, 2015
Officials with the Salt River Project have approved a $10 million purchase of a share in a coal-fired power plant on the Navajo Nation.
May 15, 2015
The state Attorney General's Office is having second thoughts about its advisory opinion that said Arizona officials could use public resources to educate the public about ballot measures.
May 15, 2015
A Phoenix family has been arrested on suspicion of organized retail theft and refund fraud.
May 15, 2015
The Grand Canyon has raised the price to enter the national park and camp overnight in the backcountry areas.
May 15, 2015

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