Now is the time to savor the Verde Valley wine crush

Now is the time to savor the Verde Valley wine crush

By Joanna Dodder Nellans The Verde Valley wine scene has blossomed into dozens of vineyards and tasting rooms during the 21st Century. With the harvest season in full swing, this is the perfect time of year to enlist on a day trip that’s a feast for the eyes as...
A World Traveler Who Loves to Call Prescott Home

A World Traveler Who Loves to Call Prescott Home

Prolific local wildlife cinematographer Beth Davidow will soon start a new oceanic adventure—but says she will always return to Prescott By Tom Campbell Why is a wildlife cinematographer who specializes in Arctic wildlife and underwater filming living in Prescott?...
Head up to the cool country for Flagstaff Blues & Brews

Head up to the cool country for Flagstaff Blues & Brews

By Joanna Dodder Nellans There’s no cooler place to hang out during Arizona’s hot, dry month of June than 7,000 feet high in Flagstaff. Add two days of eclectic blues music, a tasty variety of beers and a wide expanse of green grass, and you get perfection...
“Out of Africa” comes to life at Camp Verde wildlife park

“Out of Africa” comes to life at Camp Verde wildlife park

The Tiger Splash show is a sure way to draw exclamations of delight from the pre-teen visitors at the Out of Africa Wildlife Park in Camp Verde. “He will love that one!” 4-year-old Taylor exclaimed when park staff brought out a huge parrot head balloon on a long stick...