Local Quote: Historic Preservation

This article ran last year and I’ve had it in my drafts folder for some unknown reason. It’s still timely, though, as the history of Scottsdale is always under threat from those who seek to capitalize upon it. Historians build on ways to preserve city’s story By Michael Clancy,  The Republic | azcentral.com Scottsdale could […]

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SUSD Conspiracy?

As I referenced in my article yesterday, Virginia Korte’s minions are calling Tonalea neighbors’ concerned about the  blight-it-so-we-can-repurpose-it strategy “conspiracy theorists.” According to Wikipedia, A conspiracy theory is an explanatory proposition that accuses two or more persons, a group, or an organization of having caused or covered up, through secret planning and deliberate action, an […]

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Culture Shift. Again.

The Scottsdale Cultural Council just announced the hiring of a new president. Woo hoo. Let’s go to Linda Milhaven’s bar district and celebrate. Then we can take a pedicab ride down Scottsdale Road at midnight and play dodge-the-drunk-driver. In all seriousness, “Welcome to Scottsdale,” Mr. Neale Perl. I hope you have a clear understanding of […]

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