WHAT’S UP DOWNTOWN

by Rina Rien, Director, Casa Grande Main Street As most of us reach our breaking point with monsoon storms and air-conditioning induced lethargy, take heart in knowing summer is a time for transformation and exciting new venues and opportunities in your historic downtown. Brought to you by the Brinkin Family of Big House Café fame, … Read More…

THEATER FOUNDATION ENVISIONS COMMUNITY ARTS CENTER

by Stacey Seaman, Education Director, BlackBox Foundation Former U.S. Education Secretary William Bennett once said, “The arts are an essential element of education, just like reading, writing, and arithmetic…music, dance, painting and theater are all keys that unlock profound human understanding and accomplishment.” A recent evening spent with the students and volunteers at the BlackBox … Read More…

ARIZONA ADVENTURES

Top-10 Day Trips from the Golden Corridor by Robin Layton When you live in Arizona, you don’t need to worry about taking a long and costly vacation. Our state offers a wide variety of unique towns, national parks and stunning natural formations to keep you day-tripping for a few years. You can find the perfect … Read More…

THEATRE IN OUR SCHOOLS

by Corianna Lee Students involved in drama reap many benefits from participating in their local school program. Whether they are an actor or a technician, they claim it changes their lives. For all the lifelong thespians out there reading this, many of you are probably nodding “yes” to all of this. March was “Theatre in … Read More…