Shade trees outside Hanny's removed by restaurant, prompting city reaction

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The mature shade trees outside of Hanny’s restaurant and bar, which once protected pedestrians from the sun and promoted sustainability, were removed on the morning of Sept. 12. Read story

Adaptive reuse projects seek to improve economic development

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Local First Arizona and the city of Phoenix hosted the adaptive reuse discussion for people who are new to the adaptive reuse game as well as those already involved to share project ideas and spark conversation. Read story

Local bow tie company celebrates one-year anniversary, looks to expand merchandise

Dapper + Dash, a local company that repurposes vintage fabrics into new bow ties and other accessories, is celebrating its first anniversary this Friday. Read story

Five best places to celebrate 'National Chip and Dip Day'

This Saturday March 23 is “National Chip and Dip Day,” and I have a list of the best options for where to celebrate. Read story

Welcome Back: Top downtown happy hour spots

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Downtown Phoenix is experiencing an exciting time of growth, which is good news for happy hour fans looking for a good deal on drinks. Read story

Hanny's hosts book signing for 'Downtown Phoenix,' a history told through photos

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Local bar and restaurant Hanny’s hosted a book release and signing party Saturday for “Downtown Phoenix,” a book that tells city’s history through archival photographs. Read story

Downtown Dining: The Strand

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The Strand, an “urban Italian” restaurant in downtown Phoenix’s CityScape, has fine food but falls far short of nearby competition. Read story

Editorial: Pizzerias add to culture of Phoenix

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"This city does have culture, it does have history and it does have a lot of which to be proud. Some of the local pizzerias have been here for decades; some are new, but they’re all part of a Read story

The Survival Guide

Arizona State University is definitely intimidating when you don’t know what to expect, and Downtown can be especially frustrating because everything may seem less convenient than it is in Tempe. But the Downtown Devil has compiled a survival guide of top businesses, places and events to help make that adjustment just a little bit easier. Read story

Downtown Dining: Hanny's

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It’s 12:30 a.m., and you’re hungry. What do you do? Order pizza for the 16th time on your slowly disappearing M&G Dollars? Scrounge through your roommate’s stark cereal collection? Or how about enjoy a tantalizing pork loin, grilled red pepper, onion and mushroom sandwich with a side of skinny, crispy-fried onion strings for only $9.50? Read story