After a hiatus in 2020, the MLB All-Star Game is back at Coors Field in Denver on July 13. The Midsummer Classic is the symbolic midway point of Major League Baseball’s season and has been a popular summer tradition since 1933.
With warming weather and much of the past year likely spent in your house, you may be ready to burst out and do something — anything — fun. Luckily, Arizona offers many beautiful and entertaining possibilities.
Businesses around the country and world are grinding to a halt because of concerns about COVID-19. It’s a difficult time, one fraught with challenges. Many local businesses are doing their best to meet the needs of customers and employees while abiding by restrictions put in place to keep the community safe. Sanderson Ford in Glendale is one of them.
It’s the giving season, which means local charities need your help serving the community. This year marks the 19th anniversary of the Sanderson Ford and ABC15 Operation Santa Claus charity drive, which runs through Dec. 18.
Every year in September, the collective memory of the nation turns to thoughts of what happened on that fateful Tuesday morning in 2001 when nearly 3,000 lives were lost and the country was changed forever.
Celebrated annually on Nov. 11, Veterans Day is a U.S. holiday set aside to honor military veterans. Similar holidays celebrated on the same day in other countries are known as Remembrance Day or Armistice Day marking the World War I anniversary when, at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month in […]
The last Monday in May brings plenty to celebrate. School is almost out for the summer, BBQ season is up and going, and it’s a long weekend for extra relaxation. But the most important part of that Monday is a time to honor our fallen heroes on Memorial Day. America has a long history of […]
If there were any day of the week ripe to be ritualized, it’s Sunday, a day where people gather for family, faith, and if it’s the season, football. Even in this day in age where you can get a whole tailgate party delivered to your door in an hour, there are some companies who remain […]
You may have heard about the Pacific Coast Highway, but Arizona offers more rugged beauty. From stunning saguaros to gorgeous vistas, there’s something for everyone to appreciate. Road trips are always much more fun when you have the right vehicle for the trip to experience the best of the Sonoran Desert with these five routes […]
In any athletic endeavor, there is physical risk. During Special Olympics events, the most prevalent physical ailments are people with lumps in their throats, tears on their cheeks and hearts that want to burst. Emotions will run high Feb. 17 at the Law Enforcement Torch Run Guardian Games at Westgate Entertainment District. In a first-of-its-kind event, unified teams of […]
Christmas is the season for children and generosity. Those two things achieve perfect harmony each year in Operation Santa Claus. Now in its 15th year, the annual holiday drive has collected over 75 tons of food, 65,000 toys for children and thousands of monetary donations for local charities. In 2015, the value of donations exceeded […]
Coming into the 2016 season, the Arizona Cardinals are one of the favorites to be playing in February, at least based on the preseason power rankings of Sports Illustrated writer Chris Burke. He writes, “For the Cardinals … any finish other than one that has them lifting the Vince Lombardi Trophy would be a significant letdown. They […]
Since the Fourth of July falls on a Monday this year, many Phoenician’s will use the long weekend to get away someplace cool. Before you hit the road to get out of the heat, take a look at weatherspark.com for some average summer temps. If you still can’t decide where to go, here’s a roundup […]
Across America, and perhaps throughout the globe, Arizona is known for expansive vistas and scenic byways. Taking some time to travel some of the state’s backcountry roadways is just the thing to escape from the upcoming triple-digit weather. If you simply can’t wait for adventure, here are some great places to visit and explore in Arizona. […]