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wayfinding_thumb Reinvent PHX Wayfinding Project places banners at light-rail stations
Three artists are creating banners for central Phoenix light-rail stations that will represent the unique community around each of those stations. Read story UPDATE 9/12

da_thumb Devil’s Advocate: The place where I belong, or downtown Phoenix
Assistant Photo Editor Amanda LaCasse has been admiring downtown Phoenix since she was a young girl staring out the window of the soaring Chase Tower. Read column UPDATE 9/12

guitar_thumb Local guitarist opens guitar repair shop in Phoenix
Grand Avenue’s newest business brings a custom guitar and repair shop to the same area as the internationally renowned Roberto-Venn School of Luthiery. Read story UPDATE 9/12

MacAlpines_thumb Downtown Dining: MacAlpine’s
MacAlpine’s offers a smorgasbord of old-timey soda fountain drinks, deluxe sundaes and diner food in a thoroughly vintage atmosphere.
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aaron_thumb Phoenix to host Individual World Poetry Slam, hosting 70 poets
The 2014 IWPS will bring 70 poets from around the world to the Valley of the Sun for a three-day competition spread across 10 to 20 venues.
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Martha Stewart selects local toy company for craft competition

The Phoenix-based Box Play for Kids transforms old milk cartons and cereal boxes into toys with stickers caught Stewart’s eye for her American Made contest. Read story at

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The debut production by Prolifics Dance Company featured energetic dancer but struggled with unnecessary dances and unfinished ideas.
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A shocking act of violence on the train leaves behind nothing but mystery. And blood. Read post
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