Wrangler News Staff


Downtown Tempe’s Foodie Fri-YAY ideal for kicking off May weekends with food and bevs

Festivities are 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Fridays in May (May 13, 20 and 27) at Tempe Beach Park, 80 W. Rio Salado Pkwy., Downtown Tempe.

Fill your glass, plate or cellar at Napa Valley-style Cooper’s Hawk wine-and-dine in W. Chandler

Cooper's Hawk, with 72 wine varietals, opened last September at 3325 W. Chandler Blvd. near Chandler Fashion Center,

Recreo, a new downtown Chandler restaurant-bar, is a whimsical nod to our school days

Recreo is a chic indoor-outdoor bar combined with upscale dining and a laid-back patio that welcomes anyone who wants to eat, drink and have fun.

United Food Bank/National Association of Letter Carriers Food Drive set to return on May 14

United Food Bank, among the recipients of donations, serves more than 228,000 Arizonans in need living in the Southeast Valley.

Tempe again offering free-ride passes for buses, streetcar and light rail to kids and teens 6-18

Passes are available to Tempe and Guadalupe kids, ages 6-18, and are valid July 1 through next June 30.

U.S. 60 remains closed from I-10 to Loop 101 while Tempe crews work to repair water-main rupture

No time estimate yet for completing work and reopening freeway, according to city.

Grab a blanket: Tempe and Chandler outdoor free movie series return on May 6 at dusk

Although the afternoons are toasty, the evenings remain spectacular, perfect for taking the family to an outdoor movie in Tempe or Chandler.

Evacuation lifted in West Chandler near building where lithium-ion battery fire has smoldered

Precaution taken due to potentially hazardous smoke from smoldering lithium ion batteries in storage building.

Wrangler News Staff