The Latest Lane Lies

The most recent campaign missive from Scottsdale’s incumbent king of the crony capitalists, Jim Lane, says, If there is one thing being your Mayor has taught me is that all voices are important. And it’s important to seek differing opinions and ideas. “Seek?” Right. “Differing?” As long as they aren’t “opposing.” I can speak with […]

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McDowell Road Noise/Urination Ordinance Coming?

Incumbent city council candidate Virginia Korte just retweeted an AZCentral tweet announcing that the taxpayer-subsidized office building known as SkyThong will soon include a Starwood Hotel. This is because of yet-another city lease amendment favorable to Sharon Harper’s Plaza Cos., thanks to Korte and her council cronies. What you may not know is that the […]

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The ongoing obituary of the Scottsdale Cultural Council

“Instead of a city of arts and culture, we are a city of entertainment,” [Agnese] Udinotti says. “It’s a party city now.” But Scottsdale’s arts scene has ebbed and flowed in the past. There’s a chance at another comeback, right? She’s cutting with her opinion.”It doesn’t come back.” Becky Bartkowski has penned a hard-hitting piece […]

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