January 2018

Monthly Archives

  • Tempe Past & Present

    Distinct, diverse, dynamic and entrepreneurial are characteristics that have defined the City of Tempe since prehistoric times when the resourceful Hohokam people lived here for about 1,500 years until sometimes around 1450. The Hohokam were farmers and engineering geniuses who developed a system of irrigation canals that carried Salt River water to their crops. The … Continue reading

  • ASU Open Door 2018

    Arizona State University hopes to spark the next generation’s imagination with ASU Open Door, a signature event of the Arizona SciTech Festival. During the free Open Door events, adults and children of all ages are invited to take a sneak peek at the learning spaces that help make ASU the most innovative university in the nation.

    The four-campus … Continue reading

  • Tempe Public Market Cafe Opens January 12th

    Hang in there, South Tempe. It’s almost ready.
    “We’re having almost a hundred people a day try to come and have food,” says Aaron Chamberlin, chef and owner of Tempe Public Market Cafe. “They’re seeing us training, they’re seeing people on the patio drinking wine and thinking it’s open.”
    It isn’t. Not just yet. But on Jan. … Continue reading

  • Spring Festivals in the Valley

    It may be frigid and snowy on the East Coast, but here in Arizona, we’re enjoying clear skies, a lot of sunshine, and temperatures in the 70s. It cannot get any better than that, right?

    It can! Spring also marks the continuation of events season here in the Valley with nearly 100 food and drink, music … Continue reading