February 2013

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For the Love of Place  
We touched base with local authors and poets and asked them to each pen us an essay about their love of a place in northern Arizona. We ended up with three distinct essays about why our mountain town home and desert surroundings deserve the love.

In Range
Flagstaff After Dark
With Valentine’s Day afoot and sultriness in mind, we decided to head out into the mysterious nights of Flagstaff and capture moments around town after the sun sets.


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Northern Pines Restaurant has settled into an off-the-exit ramp location with food that is anything but roadside dining. The high-end eatery continues to attract a loyal following through their signature dishes, with their breakfast menu a major hit.

by the bottle
With Valentine's Day here, our wine expert shares a series of wines that are a love letter to Marilyn Monroe.

Stained-glass artist Christina Norlin has long channeled her love for the natural world into beautiful works of art, which also includes jewelry.

We profile Theatrikos actor and director Dennis Hattem to catch up with the theatre company’s season and upcoming productions.

Mind & Body
While Valentine’s Day celebrates the joys of coupling up, we talk to some local counselors about the value of solitude and alone time. Maybe one isn’t always the loneliest number.

Home Distinctions
We visit the home of David McKee, who has built a sustainable residence that also displays his artistic talents to make for a one-of-a-kind place.

In the winter, northern Arizona becomes home to bald eagles, who visit to escape the colder climates. We learn more about this amazing bird and its Arizona connections.

Our resident automotive expert shares the history and development of technology in vehicles and talks about where it all might be going.




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