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Friends of Transit Tuesday at the Blue Fin

March 30, 2008 | By

On Tuesday, April 1, 2008 Friends of Transit Tuesday is proud to feature: Blue Fin Japanese Restaurant 1401 N. Central Ave, Phoenix The first 100 customers will receive half off their lunch bill (up to $5)! Discount offered 10:30am – 6:30 pm Please present this email to receive discount. Plus, don’t forget to put your… Read more

Bikini’s, Lace & Cables at MADE

March 30, 2008 | By

Sounds pretty racy!  Actually, it’s an advanced knitting class of 4 sessions, beginning April 1st at MADE Art Boutique on 5th St & Roosevelt. The instructor is Melissa Hoffman an artist and Roosevelt resident. This course will cover skills such as cables, lace, colorwork, pattern reading, alternative projects such as bikinis and stuffed animals, and… Read more

Modern Phoenix does First Friday

March 30, 2008 | By

April 4 at Hoskin Ryan Consultants 6 to 9 pm 201 West Indian School Road, Phx South side of 2nd Ave. and Indian School Join the Modern Phoenix folks for the official kickoff reception for Modern Phoenix Week this April 4! Enjoy works by four artists and ecofriendly noshes by Cater Conscious in the iconic Valley National… Read more

Japanese Friendship Garden Celebrates Children’s Day and Kite Festival

March 30, 2008 | By

The Phoenix Japanese Friendship Garden will host a free Children’s Day and Kite Festival from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, April 5, at Margaret T. Hance Park. The festival will feature cosplay, a shortened term for “costume play,” where people dress up as characters from the comics, cartoons and science fiction. There will be… Read more

Arizona Theatre Presents: To Kill a Mockingbird

March 29, 2008 | By

March 27 – April 13 @ Herberger Theater Center A great American classic and one of the most beloved coming-of-age stories ever written. Herberger Theater Center. Dates and times vary. Tickets are $30-$63. For information, call 602-256-6995 or visit www.arizonatheatre.org.

The Good Life Marketplace Expo

March 28, 2008 | By

March 29. This expo is about supporting a healthy, physical, emotional, spiritual and economic balance in everyday life. Phoenix Convention Center, 10am-6pm. For information & registration, call 480-279-0836 or visit www.azfocusmagazine.com

Fixers in Coronado Historic District

March 28, 2008 | By

There are some great purchase opportunities right now in the Coronado Historic District including the 3 fixer properties pictured here, ranging in price from $119,900 to $179,900. If you are thinking about attending the Coronado Historic District Home Tour this Sunday and would like to know what might be on the market right now, call… Read more

The best happy hour downtown – $2 buck pints

March 27, 2008 | By

The best happy hour downtown has got to be Coach & Willie’s reverse happy hour from 8pm to 10pm M-F.  All of their appetizers, pizzas, draft beer and house wine is half off.  I suggest trying the stuffed Spinach & Garlic Stuffed Mozzarella and a pint of Samuel Adams white ale.  Coach & Willie’s is… Read more

March Madness is downtown tonight at U.S. Airways Center

March 27, 2008 | By

From http://www.usairwayscenter.com:  “NCAA March Madness comes to Phoenix in 2008, and there’s no better place for college basketball than US Airways Center! Phoenix will be the site for four of the 16 teams in the regional sessions of the 2008 NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship. One of these teams will advance to the Final… Read more

I Think I Smell Hot Dogs

March 27, 2008 | By

Who is getting excited for the baseball season to start? I’d like to hear from some of our readers. Do you think the Dbacks will win more games this year than last? I think so. What do you think and why?