Sean Connery 1930-2020

While Sean Connery may be remembered at least as much for his fine post-James Bond work as for his driving Aston Martins, deploying double entendre and flirting with Miss Moneypenny, he still is the best of the Bonds.

No way to sugarcoat it: Spooky spirits not the only Halloween scare this year

No way to sugarcoat it: Spooky spirits not the only Halloween scare in year of COVID-19.

New films may spur movie-goers in South Tempe and West Chandler

The story meanders, but the acting and left-field dialogue keep Kajillionaire coherent.

Fun run goes virtual as Dignity Health adjusts fundraiser during pandemic

The 2020 Heroes in Health Care community run, the annual fundraiser for Dignity Health Chandler Regional Medical Center, like events of all kinds has transferred festivities to the virtual world in keeping with social-distancing guidelines during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Lakeshore Music going cutting edge in delayed season that opens Jan. 23

Lakeshore Music is moving forward cautiously with cutting-edge presentation techniques for its recently announced, abbreviated six-concert season at Tempe Center for the Arts.

An era ends with the loss of Hugh Downs; we’ll definitely miss him

Even though he hailed from Ohio, over the last few decades Hugh Downs had become as much a fixture here in the Valley as...

Trapped at home with no place to go, Tempe Town Lake beckons

With temperatures soaring and cabin fever raging, Tempeans and others from across the Valley are turning to Tempe Town Lake for a cool time...

Library staff’s reading, listening favorites could be yours, too

Editor’s note: A new feature from the Tempe Public Library, this periodic contribution offers staff members’ personal suggestions, including fiction and nonfiction, as well...

Hey, if nothing else, now’s the time to catch these faves

By M.V. Moorhead This past week I heard somebody observe that is the first time in history that we can save humanity by laying in...

March filmfest looks back at movies with a link to Tempe

By M.V. Moorhead Who knew that Tempe had such a long and varied movie career. As one might expect, the fine folks at Tempe History Museum did....