Once the state’s top crop, drought-sensitive cotton faces an uncertain future in Arizona. In this installment of PHOENIX magazine’s Five Cs series, we weave together the past, present and future of the fluffy fiber that built Goodyear, helped win two world wars and – somewhere along the line – became the fabric of our lives.
The Lincoln Legacy
North Phoenix owes two of its hospitals, a street name, a resort, and much of its community spirit to one visionary man. ...
For the Love of Pete’s
Pete’s Fish & Chips celebrates 70 years of fried fish feasts ...
This August, a movie recounting the controversial origins of McDonald’s hits theaters. A crucial part of that story started in Arizona. ...
Dr. Kenneth Hall operated a Sunnyslope hospital with a primate zoo until unauthorized medical surgeries used to illegally finance a nearby bowling alley led to his downfall ...
Celebrating its 75th anniversary, nun-run Xavier College Preparatory has changed as much as Phoenix itself – yet some habits remain the same. ...