Northeast Valley News

87th Academy Awards Recap

Geoffrey Young, Reporter

March 13, 2015

Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, SCOTTSDALE PODCASTS

Neil Patrick Harris’ 87th Oscar Award show out of Hollywood, California, came and went with mixed results. Despite the one time Tony and Emmy award show host‘s charismatic approach to the prestigious event, it was to no avai...

Pot of Gold festival offers something for everyone

Samantha Smith, Reporter

March 13, 2015

Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, LIFESTYLES, SCOTTSDALE PODCASTS, THINGS TO DO

Pot of Gold Music Festival is a large four-day music experience with over 25 bands featured on the lineup. The all-ages festival, located at Tempe Beach Park, takes place from March 13-15 with an additional day on the 17th. Time...

“Dirty Dancing: The Classic Story on Stage” allows you to have the time of your life

Samantha Smith, Reporter

March 11, 2015

Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, LIFESTYLES, SCOTTSDALE PODCASTS, THINGS TO DO

"Dirty Dancing: The Classic Story On Stage" is a new experience that has brought the beloved film to stages across the country. Set in the summer of 1963, "Dirty Dancing" tells the story of 18-year-old Frances “Baby” Houseman...

Arabian Horse Show completes 60th year

Christopher Hunter, Reporter

February 23, 2015

Filed under CULTURES, ENTERTAINMENT, LIFESTYLES, NEWS, SCOTTSDALE PODCASTS, THINGS TO DO

The 60th Annual Scottsdale Arabian Horse Show concluded yesterday at West World in Scottsdale. It was a great event for the whole family, and fun for everyone, novice to horse-lover. “This is kind of like ground-zero for...

Magic in the Valley

Samantha Hernandez, Reporter

February 22, 2015

Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, LIFESTYLES, SCOTTSDALE PODCASTS, THINGS TO DO

“Accio more funding,” Ben Stratton exclaims onstage while in character as Albus Dumbledore. The context is Dumbledore, headmaster of Hogwarts, attending a PTA meeting. Potted Potter, written by Daniel Clarkson and Jeff...

Beck, St. Vincent win big at Grammys

Geoffrey Young, Reporter

February 22, 2015

Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, LIFESTYLES, NEWS, SCOTTSDALE PODCASTS

The 57th Grammy Awards show, hosted for the fourth time by LL Cool J, was held Feb. 8 at Los Angeles’ Staples Center. Last year’s Grammy Awards generated overly positive reviews; highlights included 33 homosexual couples we...

National Geographic Live presents ‘Untamed Antarctica’

Isabel Menzel, Reporter

February 21, 2015

Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, THINGS TO DO

On Feb. 4, the Mesa Arts Center hosted ‘Untamed Antarctica,’ a presentation of perseverance against the ultimate battle of the elements. Mike Libecki, a National Geographic explorer and Cory Richards, a photographer and videographer...

87th Annual Academy Awards to offer online voting option

Geoffrey Young, Reporter

February 21, 2015

Filed under ENTERTAINMENT

Neil Patrick Harris is set to host this years’ 87th Oscar award show, taking place at the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles, on Feb. 22. The award show will be air on ABC at 6:30 p.m. Online participation is encouraged. Online...

Arizona Comic Con has unique attractions

Geoffrey Young, Reporter

February 21, 2015

Filed under CULTURES, ENTERTAINMENT, LIFESTYLES, SCOTTSDALE PODCASTS, THINGS TO DO

Comic celebrities, artists and creators are scheduled to attend the Phoenix Convention Center for the Amazing Arizona Comic Con on Feb. 13-15. The event is being hosted once again at the Phoenix Convention Center, with pric...

Some New York humor

Samantha Hernandez, Reporter

February 20, 2015

Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, SCOTTSDALE PODCASTS

As Super Bowl XLIX quickly approaches, the excitement grows. The big game will bring an enormous amount of visitors and events to the Valley. One of the most notable events this weekend will be the taping of Jimmy Fallon’s late...

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