Phoenix, Arizona

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, and unlimited hydroplane (hydroplane (boat)) racing champion, organized the first Reno Air Races at a small dirt strip called the Sky Ranch, located between Sparks, Nevada, and Pyramid Lake (Pyramid Lake (Nevada)). The National Championship Air Races were soon moved to the Reno Stead Airport and have been held there every September since 1966. The five-day event attracts around 200,000 people, and includes racing around courses marked out by pylons for six classes of aircraft: Unlimited


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two guitar players that can write music is that you are never gonna go without. I guess at that time, Kerry was hitting a dry spell." King has also been critical of the album in general, describing it as one of his least favorite Slayer albums. He feels vocalist Tom Araya moved too far away from his regular vocal style, and "added too much singing." Drummer Dave Lombardo has since observed: "There was fire on all the records, but it started dimming when ''South of Heaven'' came into the picture. And that's me personally. Again, I was probably wanting something else." "This is America; this isn’t supposed to happen here. This is the legacy we have been left with — unfortunately it is oftentimes not true," said Anti-Defamation League representative Bill Strauss. According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety (w:Arizona Department of Public Safety), 254 incidents were reported in 2003 involving hate crimes, though Strauss said that the actual number of incidents could be higher due to underreporting.


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, in downtown Phoenix. The Arena is often referred to as the "Purple Palace" due to its purple seats. The Suns began the 2006 Western Conference Playoffs as favorites against the Los Angeles Lakers. After winning Game 1 in Phoenix (Phoenix, Arizona), they found themselves trailing in the series 3–1 after impressive performances by Laker shooting guard Kobe Bryant. However, the Suns went on to win three straight games. They won Game 5 easily at home. With 7:33 left in the game, Suns guard Raja Bell grabbed Kobe Bryant around the neck and threw him down as the Lakers star drove to the basket. Bell earned a technical foul, his second of the game, and an automatic ejection. The Suns took game 6 in OT, their first OT win all season despite 50 points from Bryant and Bell out serving a one-game suspension (for a flagrant foul against Bryant in Game 5) with last second help from mid-season acquisition Tim Thomas (Tim Thomas (basketball)). On their home court, the Suns won Game 7 121–90, eliminating the Lakers for the first time since 1993. The Suns became only the eighth team in NBA history to win a playoff series after being behind 3–1. thumb 200px From left: Richard Bowser of Violent Apathy (File:Bowser boman brannon.jpg), Scott Boman of the Degenerates and Spite (Spite (punk band)), and John Brannon of Negative Approach. Minneapolis hardcore consisted of bands such as Hüsker Dü and The Replacements (The Replacements (band)), while Chicago had Articles of Faith (Articles of Faith (band)), Big Black and Naked Raygun. The Detroit area was home to Crucifucks, Degenerates, The Meatmen, The Necros, Negative Approach, Spite (Spite (punk band)) and Violent Apathy. JFA (JFA (band)) and Meat Puppets were both from Phoenix, Arizona, 7 Seconds (7 Seconds (band)) from Reno, Nevada, and Butthole Surfers, Big Boys, The Dicks, Dirty Rotten Imbeciles (D.R.I.), Really Red, and MDC (MDC (band)) were from Texas. Portland Oregon bands included Poison Idea, Final Warning and The Wipers. Hardcore bands in Washington state (Washington (U.S. state)) included The Accüsed, The Fartz, Melvins, and 10 Minute Warning. Raleigh, N.C. Hardcore included Corrosion of Conformity, Aftermath, The Wartz, and Final Option. Corrosion of Conformity was the longest-lived of the Raleigh Durham area hardcore bands. Final Option, was started in 1986 by frontman, Panzer Vortex when he was still a sophomore at Needham Broughton High School. Aftermath's lead Singer, Ronnie Dalgo, a friend of Panzer Vortex, was also a high school student at this time. Aftermath had a more hard-edged sound than Final Option, which preferred more humorously absurd and offensive lyrics. The '''Phoenix Coyotes''' are a professional (Professional ice hockey) ice hockey team based in Glendale (Glendale, Arizona), Arizona, USA (United States), a suburb of Phoenix (Phoenix, Arizona). They are members of the Pacific Division (Pacific Division (NHL)) of the Western Conference (Western Conference (NHL)) of the National Hockey League (NHL). They play their home games at Jobing.com Arena. In 1973, largely because of the skinny-dipping party scene, the film was banned in Phoenix, Arizona when the city attorney notified a drive-in theater manager that the film violated a state obscenity statute. Eventually, a federal court (United States federal court) decided that the film was not obscene. Censored Films and Television at University of Virginia online Controversial Films by Tim Dirks Many residents complain that they are prone to allergies because of pollen from trees in the surrounding mountains. Most famously, the family of Wayne Newton moved from Roanoke to the dry climate of Phoenix, Arizona because of his childhood asthma and allergies. "This is America; this isn’t supposed to happen here. This is the legacy we have been left with — unfortunately it is oftentimes not true," said Anti-Defamation League representative Bill Strauss. According to the w:Arizona Department of Public Safety Arizona Department of Public Safety , 254 incidents were reported in 2003 involving hate crimes, though Strauss said that the actual number of incidents could be higher due to underreporting.


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, the Bahamas, the Virgin Islands and Guam. Personal life As of 2002, MacNaughton had given up acting and worked as a mail handler in Phoenix, Arizona where he and his girlfriend lived with their son, Noah. Robert transferred to the NJ Bulk Mail Ctr


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and was a student letterwinner (Varsity letter) in football (High school football), track & field (Track and field), soccer and basketball. As a senior, he was the ''USA Today'' High School Football Player of the Year and he helped lead his team to the Class 5A State Championship. In track & field, he won the Class 5A triple jump title as a senior. KWHY operates two low-power repeaters, '''K46GF''' in Santa Maria (Santa Maria, California), and '''K47GD''' in San


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"This is America; this isn’t supposed to happen here. This is the legacy we have been left with — unfortunately it is oftentimes not true," said Anti-Defamation League representative Bill Strauss. According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety (w:Arizona Department of Public Safety), 254 incidents were reported in 2003 involving hate crimes, though Strauss said that the actual number of incidents could be higher due to underreporting.


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by Alden B. Dow, a student of Frank Lloyd Wright, the Phoenix Art Museum was constructed in a single year, opening in November 1959. The Phoenix Art Museum presents a year-round program of festivals, live performances, independent art films and educational programs. The Southwest's largest destination for visual

American, Western American, modern and contemporary art, and fashion design. A community center since 1959, it hosts year-round programs of festivals, live performances, independent art films and educational programs. It also features PhxArtKids, an interactive space for children; photography exhibitions through the museum’s partnership with the Center for Creative Photography; the landscaped Sculpture Garden; dining and shopping. '''Turf Paradise''' is a thoroughbred and quarter horse


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other categories actually saw their numbers drop slightly, or remain static. Overall, the Catholic Church had an 8% drop, while Mainline Protestant groups saw a 28% decline. Economy


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game music culture video game music covers (Cover version), which are instrumental rock variations of the theme music from classic Nintendo (Nintendo Entertainment System) video games such as ''Mega Man (Mega Man Classic)'', ''Metroid'', and ''Castlevania''. Such covers earned Minibosses the ''best cover band'' award in the Phoenix New Times Best of Phoenix 2006. In Phoenix, Arizona, the dream house was a ranch house built by P.W. Womack Construction Company in a central city development called BelAir (now part of Encanto Village (Encanto, Phoenix, Arizona)). "This is America; this isn’t supposed to happen here. This is the legacy we have been left with — unfortunately it is oftentimes not true," said Anti-Defamation League representative Bill Strauss. According to the Arizona Department of Public Safety (w:Arizona Department of Public Safety), 254 incidents were reported in 2003 involving hate crimes, though Strauss said that the actual number of incidents could be higher due to underreporting.


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Phoenix, Arizona

'''Phoenix''' (

The anchor of the Phoenix metropolitan area (also known as the ''Valley of the Sun'', a part of the Salt River Valley), it is the 13th largest metro area by population in the United States, with approximately 4.3 million people in 2010. Census: Phoenix-area population tops 4.3 million, moves up metro rankings – Phoenix Business Journal. Bizjournals.com (March 14, 2013). Retrieved on September 6, 2013. People in Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale Metro Area, Arizona. Bestplaces.net. Retrieved on September 6, 2013. In addition, Phoenix is the county seat of Maricopa County (Maricopa County, Arizona) and is one of the largest cities in the United States by land area.

Settled in 1867 as an agricultural community near the confluence of the Salt (Salt River (Arizona)) and Gila Rivers, Phoenix incorporated as a city in 1881. In fact, the "Five C's" (Cotton, Cattle, Citrus, Climate, and Copper), remained the driving forces of Phoenix's economy until after World War II, when high tech industries began to move into the valley.

The population growth rate of the Phoenix metro area has been nearly 4% per year for the past 40 years. While that growth rate slowed during the Great Recession, it has already begun to rebound. Phoenix is the cultural center of the Valley of the Sun, as well as the rest of Arizona.

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