Getting Better All the Time
For some reason, this off year of 2011 (not an even number, an election year or anything like that) brought a lot of wonderful developments, trends and changes in Flagstaff. We offer up some of our favorite.
Pick of the Letter
With the holidays here, and it being the holiday greeting card season, we tracked down some local residents who have embraced the power of the written letter. Despite this being an era of instant messaging, we found people who still use what the rest of the world thinks of as snail mail.
A local restaurant-owning couple shares their story and how their café came to be.
by the bottle
Our wine expert offers up some great holiday gift ideas in the form of wine and wine products.
THE ARTIST PROFILE
Local artists who find a muse in the raven talk about this crafty animal, who has ended up in many paintings, photographs, jewelry pieces and glass works.
SOUND & STAGE
In this time of the holidays, we meet with a choir who sings for ill and dying patients. They seek to find healing with the power of their voices.
Mind & Body
We look a growing movement to measure the power of happiness and joy in people’s lives. How important is happiness?
A foundation known as Red Feather has now built a number of sustainable homes on the Hopi Reservation, creating a beautiful marriage of green housing with tribal tradition and values in mind.
We offer up some ideas for how to improve the guest room space in this time with visiting family and friends during the holidays.