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Name change in motion for the Home of the Phoenix Suns & Mercury

The Phoenix Suns, Phoenix Mercury and Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community announced recently that US Airways Center — the home of the Phoenix Suns, Phoenix Mercury and Arizona Rattlers, as well as the Valley’s premier concert venue – is poised to take on a new name,...
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Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious

I couldn’t miss the irony that it was in this month, February (2000), one of the biggest upsets in the Scottish Cup football competition occurred when Inverness Caledonian Thistle beat Glasgow’s revered Celtic FC resulting in the newspaper headline “Super Caley Go Ballistic...
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ORANGE SKY CHEF WINS CHEF’S CHALLENGE

Culinary Expert Receives AIGA EXPO Honor For the Second Consecutive Year Talking Stick Resort’s award-winning chef, Ron Dimas, was named the champion of the Arizona Indian Gaming Association’s (AIGA) Expo 2014 Chef’s Challenge on November 6. This marks the second year in a row...
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The White Mountain Winter Games

  By Anne Groebner   The White Mountain Winter Games have been a part of the White Mountain community for 14 years and is something that is very special to me. At Vermillion College in Ely, Minnesota, I worked the dog sled races and fell in love with the sport.  ...
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Put Me In, Coach

“Oh, put me in, Coach, I’m ready to play, today – look at me, I can be Center field” Song/Lyrics: John Fogerty   I love Fogerty’s anthem to baseball because it’s such a feel-good enthusiastic tune that can apply to almost anything. Sure it was a natural for the fi...
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4 million to 1

  I was putting my sport coat on to head out for the evening and discovered a couple of $100 chips in the pocket. Since my destination was close to the casino I figured I would stop in and cash them out. Little did I know at that point that my destiny and fate had been...
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February Casino Entertainment

Apache Gold Casino Resort (5 miles East of Globe on Hwy 70) 1-800-272-2438 The POINT Sports Bar & Grill: Big screens to watch your favorite teams and lots more! Apache Gold Summit Convention center Friday, Feb 13 – 3rd Annual “Heart Breakers Ball” HUNKS The Show (Male Revue)...
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Forget Basic Strategy

I have been playing blackjack in Arizona since it became legal around 2003. In all my years of playing I have seen probably ten players who played Basic Strategy perfectly. However there always seems to be that one guy at the table who thinks he is an expert trying to tell the...
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Hon-Dah Resort Casino – A Winter Wonderland of Outdoor and Indoor Fun!

  Sunrise Park Resort, located 20 minutes from Hon-Dah Resort Casino is one of, if not the largest ski hill in Arizona. There are 3 mountains, 65 trails and over 800 acres of ski/snowboard terrain. They start making snow early to insure a heavy base throughout the season....
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TOY DRIVE POKER TOURNAMENT A BIG SUCCESS

  By Phil Scudella   For the second year in a row over 400 poker enthusiasts showcased their skills on December 20 at the 12th Annual Christmas Toy Drive Poker Tournament at The Arena Poker Room at Talking Stick Resort in Scottsdale.   The tournament offered $12,500 in...
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