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conference1_thumb Phoenix creates citizen committee for advice on public transportation
Mayor Greg Stanton on Tuesday announced the creation of a citizen’s advisory committee to focus on future public-transportation plans for the city of Phoenix. Read story UPDATE 08/15

weiss_thumb Phoenix Center for the Arts to host screening of ‘Woodstock’ doc Sunday The Center will screen “Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace & Music,” the nearly four-hour documentary about the iconic music festival. The festival turns 45 this weekend. Read story UPDATE 08/15

jones_thumb Actress supports transgender ASU student’s court appeal
Social work senior Monica Jones issued an appeal to her conviction for “manifesting an intent to commit an act of prostitution,” joined during the day by Emmy-nominated actress Laverne Cox. Read story

ff_thumb Phoenix DinoCon unites the dinosaur-lovers among us
Dinosaurs attacked downtown Phoenix on Saturday — well, at least those from popular culture — at the second annual Phoenix DinoCon. The convention drew close to 400 attendees. Read story

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Transgender teen is the first student to graduate from Q High
After being bullied in middle and high school, Radioo Kennedy transferred to Q High, short for “Queer High,” the country’s first online educational program for LGBT students. On May 30, Kennedy will be the school’s first graduate. Read story at

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I am a part of a film photography class at Phoenix College; as a result, I have learned how to develop and process my own film.
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comicon_thumb Phoenix Comicon
Thousands of fans of all ages descended on the Phoenix Convention Center this weekend for Phoenix Comicon, a four-day event celebrating everything science fiction.
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Jobot makes me feel at home much like holding my dad’s old Nikon N6006 does. Both bring me comfort, and both collided this spring. Read post
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