Apr 19 2018
Though kombucha didn’t appear on the shelves of U.S. health food stores until the 1990s, humans have been swilling the fermented tea for more than 2,000 years. Legend holds that this mystical brew was first consumed by Emperor Qin Shi Huang in ancient China, one of the first civilizations to recognize the health benefits of kombucha. …
Apr 10 2018
Beer enthusiasts around the Grand Canyon state would agree that over the last half decade, Arizona breweries have grown exponentially. Phoenix and Tucson, in particular, have exploded their numbers of craft breweries, as Arizona residents have fallen hard for beer from small and independent brewers.
In Tucson alone, seven new breweries opened up in 2016 and …
Apr 03 2018
ASU will host a pop up-up event on April 6 to feature short talks on the implications of artificial intelligence in health.
According to the director of Health Innovation Programs at Arizona State University’s College of Nursing and Health Innovation, the integration of artificial intelligence into health care is inevitable.
“AI has been around for quite a …
Mar 29 2018
The day we’ve all been waiting for is finally here – opening day of 2018 major league baseball! Our Arizona Diamondbacks are hosting the Colorado Rockies in their first regular-season game on March 29th, and the game and celebration will be a great one.
The D-backs announced their full list of scheduled festivities, ceremonies and giveaways …
Mar 27 2018
Arizona is full of cool things to see and do, with everything from sweeping vistas to scenic hikes, funky artists colonies to relaxing resorts, historical monuments to only-in-Arizona museums. Below are the must-do items to add to your bucket list when traveling to Arizona.
The Grand Canyon yawns across a remote part of Arizona roughly 80 miles from the …
Mar 14 2018
St. Patrick’s day is this Saturday, March 17th, and there is no shortage of festivals and celebrations to attend. Here are just a few to check out.
Pot of Gold Music Festival
March 16 – 18, Chandler
This three day music festival starts March 16th and features the Dirty Heads, Rebelution and over 30 more musical acts over …
Mar 06 2018
Now that it’s March, the madness can begin.
The annual basketball tournament begins with Selection Sunday on March 11th, when the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Committee reveals which 68 teams have made the field for that year’s basketball championships. In addition to the selection, the 2018 NCAA March Madness Selection Show, televised on TBS at …
Feb 23 2018
Hayden’s Ferry Days is what it has come to be called — honoring one of our community’s first businesses. Introduced in 1971 for Tempe’s centennial year, it proved to be a wildly popular six-month celebration of our city’s heritage and history.
In 2016, Peggy Bryant, Tempe Historical Society member and former Tempe Daily News reporter and editor who worked …
Feb 20 2018
They are as much of an American tradition as apple pie – Samoas, Thin Mints and the chocolate-coated, peanut butter-filled Tagalongs. Girl Scout cookies, around over 100 years, have become the must-have dessert this season.
In Arizona, chefs are reimagining the traditional Girl Scout cookies – and whipping up their own versions of the timeless classics. #DessertChallenge was …
Feb 16 2018
Athletes and coaches are already making their way to Arizona to get a head start on spring training. Games officially begin February 23rd across different stadiums in the Valley, so there is no shortage of baseball for the next few weeks.
Members of the Cactus League include:
Chicago White Sox
Kansas City Royals