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  Phoenix, Arizona - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Phoenix natives and residents are referred to as Phoenicians.
The Phoenix area is surrounded by the McDowell Mountains to the northeast, the White Tank Mountains to the west, the Superstition Mountains far to the east, and the Sierra Estrella to the southwest.
The early economy of Phoenix was primarily agricultural, dependent mainly on cotton and citrus farming.
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 Phoenix, Arizona - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
Phoenix /ˈfiːˌnɪks/ (O'odham: Skikik) is the state capital of Arizona, and was incorporated as a city on February 25, 1881.
Phoenix is located in central Arizona in the southwestern United States, 118 miles (188 kilometers) northwest of Tucson.
Phoenix was ranked as the #1 hottest city in the U.S., and #2 as the driest city in the U.S. on The Weather Channel's "Top 10".
www.arikah.net /encyclopedia/Phoenix,_Arizona   (7119 words)

  
 Learn more about Phoenix, Arizona in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Phoenix is the county seat of Maricopa County.
Phoenix lies at an elevation around 1,117 feet in the heart of the Sonoran Desert and is located in the center of Arizona in the Phoenix Valley or "Valley of the Sun" at 33°31'42" North, 112°4'35" West (33.528370, -112.076300)
The Phoenix metro is surrounded by the McDowell Mountains to the north, South Mountain Park to the south and the Superstition Mountains far to the east.
www.onlineencyclopedia.org /p/ph/phoenix__arizona.html   (981 words)

  
 Arizona.com - Arizona Guide to Local Hotels, Lodging, Restaurants, Real Estate, Car Rentals and Area Information
The word Arizona means "little spring" in the Papago Indian language.
As the settlers and fortune seekers crept further and further into the Arizona territory, the Apache Indian tribes began to revolt.
One of which is host to a PGA golf tournament held every January in the Phoenix area.
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 Phoenix, Arizona
Phoenix is also the capital of Arizona, as well as the largest city and largest metropolitan area in Arizona.
Phoenix is the largest capital city by population, and the third largest capital city by area in the United States.
Phoenix is also often referred to as the "golf capital of the world" with more than 200 golf courses in the greater Phoenix area.
www.citytowninfo.com /places/arizona/phoenix   (1107 words)

  
 Phoenix, City in Arizona - DesertUSA
Phoenix, the capital of Arizona, is located on the upper edge of the Sonoran Desert.
Phoenix was surveyed and lots were established within the 96 blocks of the townsite.
Phoenix remained a small farming community until the 1930s when tourism began to flourish due to the warm climate and healthy environment.
www.desertusa.com /Cities/az/city_phoenixAZ.html   (604 words)

  
 Phoenix Lifestyles and Living -- Information on moving to Phoenix Arizona plus info on surrounding areas including ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
P hoenix, Arizona is the county seat of beautiful Maricopa County and is also the state capital of Arizona.
Phoenix currently supports a population of approximately 1,388,416 residents, representing a steady five percent growth since the year 2000.
Phoenix is a city that has experienced incredible growth in recent years.
www.lifeinphoenix.com   (610 words)

  
 arizona golf - phoenix golf course
Arizona golf dominates the Valley of the Sun, so if you're a player, be sure to pack your clubs.
Arizona golf resorts are the perfect location for a getaway from the rat race at work.
A major happening, the Phoenix Open is followed in March by the Ping LPGA Tournament, also held in Scottsdale.
247phoenixarizona.com /phxgolf.htm   (303 words)

  
 Phoenix Real Estate Homes for Sale MLS Access Call Carl Chapman 623-979-5962
It is in Maricopa County and is the capital of Arizona.
Phoenix is the center of almost everything in Arizona- population, government, industry, finance, business, agriculture, fine arts, sports and much more.
Phoenix has grown to over 430 square miles and continues to be a town of new opportunities and growth.
www.arizonan.com /Phoenix   (1809 words)

  
 Phoenix, Arizona Travel & Vacation Guide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
We'll Leave the Light On The Phoenix metropolitan area, known as the Valley of the Sun, is home to almost 3 million people and includes the cities of Scottsdale, Glendale, Tempe, and Mesa.
Vacation resorts are plentiful throughout the valley and the most popular outdoor activities are golfing, hiking, hot air balloons and scenic day trips in to the nearby desert or to one of the nearby mountain towns.
All the major professional sports leagues have Phoenix teams and in March every year Major League Baseball's Cactus League spring training is a huge draw for visitors and locals alike.
www.go-arizona.com /Phoenix   (258 words)

  
 Phoenix Arizona
At the center of 'The Valley of the Sun', Phoenix, Arizona, the sixth largest city in the US, enjoys over 300 days of sunshine each year.
Phoenix is also a major southwestern business center and a favorite destination for corporate getaways, conventions, training seminars and board meetings.
The Arizona Biltmore Resort and Spa is nestled on 39 acres at the foot of the Phoenix Mountain Preserve.
www.phoenix-pop.com   (342 words)

  
 EO Newsroom: New Images - Phoenix, Arizona
Situated in southern central Arizona, Phoenix is the state’s capital and largest city.
Phoenix is actually surrounded by 22 towns and cities that have grown so closely together in recent decades it is almost impossible to distinguish one from another in this 30-meter-resolution satellite image.
Phoenix is a popular tourist destination due to its warm, dry year-round climate and large number of resorts and golf courses.
earthobservatory.nasa.gov /Newsroom/NewImages/images.php3?img_id=15282   (651 words)

  
 AHSC Phoenix Campus - campus update   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
The Arizona Legislature has allocated $7 million ($1 million to Arizona State University and $6 million to The University of Arizona) to bring a full four-year program of the College of Medicine to Phoenix.
Hammer is joining the Phoenix campus from Tufts University where he was a professor of neuroscience, pharmacology and experimental therapeutics, anatomy and cell biology, and psychiatry.
His research interests are molecular endocrinology and mechanism of action of steroid and nuclear receptors, as well as the function of vitamin D and sex steroids in bone remodeling and in protection against colon cancer and postmenopausal osteoporosis.
www.phoenix.medicine.arizona.edu /About/News/Campus   (1880 words)

  
 Phoenix Arizona Personal Injury Lawyer
An article in the Arizona Republic, citing statistics provided by the the Arizona Automobile Association and Department of Motor Vehicles, provides a sobering look at motorcycle safety in Arizona.
According to the Arizona Governor's Office of Highway Safety, head injury is a leading cause of death in motorcycle crashes.
Arizona is a beautiful state to enjoy the open road from a motorcycle, but riding a motorcycle can also be dangerous.
phoenix.injuryboard.com   (2096 words)

  
 EarthCam - ASU Cam
Tempe is a southeast suburb of Phoenix, and Scottsdale is found just to the north.
It is the most densely-populated city in Arizona.
Arizona State University has over 50,000 students enrolled and is recognized nationally as a foremost research institution offering excellent undergraduate and graduate education and nationally-ranked athletic programs as well as a full array of cultural activities.
www.earthcam.com /usa/arizona/asu   (177 words)

  
 A.A. Phoenix Arizona
Maricopa County, Arizona is host to more than 500 Alcoholics Anonymous groups that hold more than 1500 meetings each week.
SRI, one of four local Intergroups (see "Intergroup Membership"), operates a Central Office in cooperation with about 350 of those groups which are located primarily in Phoenix or Scottsdale.
Arizona "Area 03" A.A. Valleywide H and I --
www.aaphoenix.org   (764 words)

  
 Phoenix Arizona Homes and Real Estate for Sale. The Chapman Group, Arizona REALTORS and Real Estate Agents. Find your ...
The first step is to identify which Phoenix - Scottsdale Arizona metropolitan area city you want to live in.
This alphabetized ArizonaPhoenix area city and town list will soon become your perfect resource when it comes to finding the right facts.
With so many new home developments in and around Phoenix, Arizona, it may seem impossible to identify which new home is best for you.
www.arizonan.com   (1182 words)

  
 azcentral.com | The Arizona Republic
Metro Phoenix has emerged as an enormous staging area where illegal immigrants are held hostage.
Science Foundation Arizona is a great start, but Arizona is far behind its rivals in creating the other economic institutions it needs to prospers.
The Arizona Cardinals could erase 18 years of rancor if the first TV images from Sunday's season opener showed an enormous No. 40 painted on the roof of the newly named ''Pat Tillman Stadium.'' But that won't happen.
www.arizonarepublic.com   (204 words)

  
 The Ritz-Carlton, Phoenix - Phoenix Luxury Hotel
Set against the beauty of a Southwestern landscape in the heart of Arizona is the most exclusive address in Phoenix — The Ritz-Carlton, Phoenix.
Centrally located valley-wide, with direct access to downtown Phoenix, the hotel is nestled in the midst of the Camelback Corridor, the exclusive dining, shopping and financial district of Phoenix, offering an array services and amenities to create a memorable experience.
Experience a special day exploring the beauty of Phoenix in the luxury of a brand new Mercedes-Benz.
www.ritzcarlton.com /hotels/phoenix   (122 words)

  
 Scottsdale Arizona Real Estate, Scottsdale Golf Properties, Phoenix Arizona Real Estate
Scottsdale and Phoenix real estate is among the most desired real estate in the nation.
Golf properties, custom homes and new homes in Scottsdale and Phoenix communities are sought by thousands of families moving to the area every month.
He tailors his services for properties for sale in Phoenix and Scottsdale to your exact requirements, to maximize your chances of finding your ideal property and guide you successfully through market conditions and real estate buying or selling process.
www.scottsdale-phoenix-real-estate-connection.com   (645 words)

  
 Phoenix Region Visibility Web Cameras
South Mountain is a rugged mountain south of metropolitan Phoenix.
The view is from North Mountain looking toward the Phoenix downtown skyline and the South Mountains in the distance.
It is bordered by the cities of Phoenix, Scottsdale and Paradise Valley.
www.phoenixvis.net   (239 words)

  
 The Arizona Republic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
The NFL and its union are discussing strengthening their drug program to keep pace with the increase in the number of performance-enhancing substances and the efficiency of masking agents.
Alejandro Canizares, a four-time All-American at Arizona State who is off to a hot start as a pro, is ''seriously thinking'' about going to PGA Tour Qualifying School this fall.
The University of Arizona football offense is working with cold, hard facts about No. 8 Louisiana State, after dealing with guesswork in the season opener.
www.arizonarepublic.com /sports   (913 words)

  
 Phoenix Arizona
Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is now offering wireless internet service free of charge.
Phoenix Mayor Phil Gordon, members of the Phoenix City Council and Sky Harbor officials launched WiFi at the Phoenix airport this week.
Phoenix Police disposes of MD520N fleet and spares to Heli-Mart
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