Current Issue

July 2018


Follow the Sun … to Scottsdale!
With some of Arizona’s most famous golf courses and terrific spas, resorts and shopping, Scottsdale is always a fabulous destination. Scott Barker presents some cool things to experience in this town to our north.

Set Your Sights on Sun & Surf!
Ventura has everything you want from a city on the California coast, plus a lot more. We highlight some of the must-see venues and activities for the visual arts, music, dining, history, nature, water sports and more.

A Brew to a Thrill
This time of year calls for a cold one — and that often takes the form (foam!) of craft beer or ale. There are a goodly number of breweries in town, but Sarah Burton zeroes in on four where you also can enjoy lunch or dinner. Make sure to tap into our Suds & Grub contest, where two lucky winners will receive four $100 gift cards to different breweries. See the particulars on how to enter on page 35.

In Health: Boning Up on Osteoporosis
What you don’t know can hurt you, especially if you have this brittle-bone condition. Osteoporosis often is called a silent disease because many people don’t know they have it … until they suffer from a fracture or break. Elena Acoba spoke with local experts to discover what is new in diagnosis and prevention.

Up Front

Douglas Hockstad



Arizona Summer Pleasures
What’s happening around the state this month and next, plus previews of upcoming events, such as a musical performance series hosted by Invisible Theatre. Also, be sure to check the home game schedule for the Phoenix Mercury.

Check out this event in July.

Out & About
Tucsonans at local fundraisers.


A comprehensive list of local restaurants, coffeehouses, breweries and wineries.