Video: DeSoto Central Market hosts Speakeasy Nights every Thursday


DeSoto Central Market hosts Speakeasy Nights on every Thursday for anyone from beginners to pros to swing dance. Read story

Downtown charities struggle to prepare for the holiday season


Downtown charities lack resources and volunteers as the holiday season approaches. Read story

Sound and Color will bring vinyl records and a flair for design to Grand Avenue in January


Sound and Color will be two businesses in one — a Dj and dance music vinyl shop as well as a graphic design studio. Read story

12 things to do downtown over Thanksgiving weekend


Dance and comedy shows, Black Friday bargains and ice skating are just a few of the ways families can have a good time downtown over Thanksgiving weekend. Read story

Fresh Express offers organic produce in refurbished city bus

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Fresh Express Director Elyse Guidas said the truck is filling a void downtown and helping everyone have access to affordable, healthy food. Read story

All-service salon finds home in Roosevelt Point

Public Image, a brand-new salon on the ground floor of the Roosevelt Point apartment complex, offers highly-trained stylists and a chic urban atmosphere. (Nicholas Serpa/DD)

Public Image aims to bring the community together through the salon and the local artists and products the owners feature in the shop. Read story

Protesters march against deportations in Phoenix

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Between 150 and 200 people from various activist organizations marched from the State Capitol to the Maricopa County 4th Avenue Jail. Read story

Google scientist teaches journalism students about deep research

Dan Russell, Google search anthropologist, discusses "deep search" and the tools available on Google that make researching simpler. (Jade Carter/DD)

Daniel Russell explained the ways journalists can use deep researching skills to solve problems and make their reporting more thorough. Read story

Nonprofit alumni roundtable gives ASU students advice for career success

Professionals from non-profits around the area come speak to students in the Certified Nonprofit Professional Credential about professional development and job hunting. (Sydnee Schwartz/DD)

Alumni from ASU’s Certified Nonprofit Professional program discussed professional skills like networking and interviewing with current ASU students. Read story

USGD accountability discussion sparked after senate violates bylaws, passes illegal vote

USGD discusses the ethical implications of legislative technicalities (Caleb Manning/DD)

Friday’s USGD meeting was taken over by a discussion on accountability after the senate violated bylaws to pass an illegal vote on resolutions. Read story