Category Archives: Current Events

Tough Property Seizure Law Makes it Through Arizona Senate

The state Senate has passed a bill that would make it tougher for prosecutors and police to seize property. The new measure would require prosecutors to prove that the items they want to take as evidence were involved in the crime with “clear and convincing evidence.” This will provide a higher standard of proof before police can seize property than is currently in place. Arizona HB 2477 HB 2477 was passed unanimously by the Senate Judiciary Committee. It will now move … Read More

Phoenix Crime Rates: What Are the Safest Areas to Live

Everyone wants to live in a safe area where the crime rates are at a minimum, especially when considering where to start a family. Phoenix is a large metropolitan filled with great neighborhoods to live in. While some areas in Phoenix are considered to be unsafe, this list provides some of the safest places to live in the Phoenix metropolitan area. Gilbert, Arizona You can’t get much safer than Gilbert, Arizona. This city populates 229,72 people. With 96 violent crimes … Read More

Summer Concerts Coming to Phoenix

Summer is one of the greatest times of year to enjoy concerts. The Valley’s vast variety of music venues brings tons of diverse acts and musicians to Arizona each year. Make sure you don’t miss out on any of your favorite artists. You could be filling your summer nights and weekends with live music. Summer concerts you need to experience in Phoenix this Summer Skrillex When: Saturday May 28, 2016 Where: The pool at Talking Stick Resort in Scottsdale Time: … Read More

In Honor of Saint Patrick’s Day: Strange Things Irish do to Their Food

While Irish culture has produced a variety of dishes that have become popular all over the world, there are a few food quirks they have that didn’t quite catch on elsewhere. They range from the uniquely interesting to the bizzare and awful-sounding. In celebration of St. Patrick’s Day, the day of the patron saint of Ireland that has become a celebration of Irish culture all around the world, we’re bringing you the weirdest food quirks that can only be found … Read More

Enjoy First Fridays in Downtown Phoenix

On the first Friday of every month, from 6pm-10pm, Downtown Phoenix comes together to put on a night known as First Fridays. During this night, shops, galleries, museums, and restaurants are open, offering special deals for the night. It is a fantastic way to enjoy the weather while exploring all downtown Phoenix has to offer. Event locations stretch from Jefferson Street to McDowell Rd, from 15th avenue to 3rd street. This event area holds many fabulous shops, galleries, museums, and … Read More