Category Archives: Arizona News

Cool Archaeology News

I just came across this article, describing details of farming 2,500 years ago near what is now Tucson: http://www.archaeology.org/news/4092-160122-arizona-farmer-footprints It’s just too bad that the site’s in the way of a highway.  

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And on an Administrative Note…

I’ve been locked out of the admin part of this site for quite a while and have finally managed to get back in.  I hope to start with the changes I’ve previously mentioned.  I’m also hoping in this election year … Continue reading

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Reopening of US 89 to Page

Good news for the people passing through the northern part of Arizona! http://www.arizonahighways.com/?q=blog%2Fus-route-89-near-page-reopen-next-week

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And We’re Back

Just a short note:  We’ve returned to Arizona and I hope to update and expand this site over the coming months.  One of my plans is to move some of the content out of the posts and into proper pages. … Continue reading

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March Snow 2012

It’s the middle of March and Arizona is getting smacked with a late winter storm.  Even here in Mesa the temperature is only in the mid-40s and looking east I can see snow capping the Superstition range.  Just yesterday the … Continue reading

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Presidential Primary – 2012-02-28

Arizona Republicans go to the polls today to select their choice for Presidential candidate. Leading up to it, Ron Paul, Newt Gingrich, Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum came to Mesa last week for one of their many, many debates.  After … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, ya ol’ Arizona!

In case you might have missed it, February 14th is not only Valentine’s Day, it’s also the anniversary of the state of Arizona.  This year, in particular, that has significance because Arizona turns 100 years old.  For a centenarian, the … Continue reading

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Trip to the Bridge

We finally got up to visit the new US-93 Hoover Dam Bypass bridge. It’s just as impressive as we expected. Continue reading

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The Bridge is almost here

We just found out that the US-93 Hoover Dam Bypass will be completed by November. That means that traffic between Kingman, AZ, and Las Vegas, NV, will no longer have to cross Hoover Dam. On the one hand, this is … Continue reading

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Voting Results

Well, the primary has come and gone and as usual my choices didn’t do so well. However, if you want to see how your choices did, you can find the results at the site for the Arizona Secretary of State. … Continue reading

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