Friday, October 22, 2010

Tempe Approves Plans to Build Mill Ave. Streetcar Line

The streetcar line on Mill Avenue would cost approx $160 million to build and $3.6 million yearly to maintain.

The line would run from Southern Avenue to Rio Salado Parkway, and a downtown loop would take it along Ash Avenue.

For more:
Tempe Approves Plans to Build Mill Ave. Streetcar Line

Monday, July 5, 2010

Public Transportation in Tempe, AZ and Around ASU

The Tempe Transportation Center sits just below the famous landmark: The "A" Mountain

The Light Rail Train in Tempe, AZ goes through the City of Tempe and ASU.

And, of course, there are several busses running in, out, and through ASU and the City of Tempe

Pictured is a city bus turning onto Mill Avenue

Friday, July 2, 2010

Tempe AZ Fireworks Schedule 2010

July 4, 2010
Gates open at 4pm
CBS5 July 4th Tempe Town Lake Festival
Tempe Beach Park
Rio Salado Pkwy
Family activities, entertainment, fireworks over Tempe Town Lake. Tickets on sale at any Fry's Food store in advance starting June 4 for $6/age 13 and older. Tickets at the gate $8/age 13 and over or $15 for two. Free admission for children age 12 and younger and anyone showing a current military ID.
Sponsoring Agency: City of Tempe and the Kiwanis Club of Tempe

July 4, 2010
3rd Annual BBQ Bash
Rolling Hills Golf Course
1415 N Mill Ave
BBQ dinner and access to the 19th Tee restaurant for dine-in and takeout followed by a view of the fireworks over Tempe Town Lake. $5 parking, $5 BBQ. 19th Tee prices vary.
Sponsoring Agency: City of Tempe

Monday, June 7, 2010

FREE Doughnuts!

Hey Students: Did you know that if you take your report card to Krispy Kreme Doughnuts you can get a FREE doughnut for every A... :D

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

In the Heights - ASU Gammage - June 15-20, 2010

"The musical “In the Heights” puts a contemporary twist on the American dream, but its success far exceeded the dreams of its young creator and director, who were only 28 and 31 years old when it won four Tony Awards in 2008." By JODY FEINBERG
The Patriot Ledger

IN THE HEIGHTS, winner of four 2008 Tony Awards® including Best Musical, is a sensational new show about chasing your dreams and finding your true home. With an amazing cast, incredible Tony® Award-winning dancing and a thrilling Tony® Award-winning score, IN THE HEIGHTS is an exhilarating journey into a vibrant Manhattan community – a place where the coffee is light and sweet, the windows are always open and the breeze carries the rhythm of three generations of music.

Experience the next chapter of the classic American story at the most joyous, exciting and award-winning new musical on Broadway. Find out what it takes to make a living, what it costs to have a dream and what it means to be home…IN THE HEIGHTS.

Running Time: 2 hrs. 30 mins., including intermission

Schedule and Ticket Prices
Tuesday, Jun 15, 2010 07:30 PM $19.75 - $64.00
Wednesday, Jun 16, 2010 07:30 PM $19.75 - $64.00
Thursday, Jun 17, 2010 07:30 PM $19.75 - $64.00
Friday, Jun 18, 2010 07:30 PM $19.75 - $68.00
Saturday, Jun 19, 2010 02:00 PM $19.75 - $68.00
Saturday, Jun 19, 2010 07:30 PM $19.75 - $68.00
Sunday, Jun 20, 2010 02:00 PM $19.75 - $68.00
Sunday, Jun 20, 2010 07:00 PM $19.75 - $64.00

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