History and Stories

23 Oct Ghosts in Downtown Phoenix

While visiting the heart of downtown Phoenix and you’re dying for a haunted experience, you can definitely find one at The Hotel San Carlos. Built in 1928, this Renaissance style hotel was one of the first buildings in Arizona to have air conditioning, making it a more lavishing place to stay...

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15 Oct Historic Roosevelt District History Sketch

Historic Roosevelt District MRA is located in Central Phoenix. This district was placed on the “National Register of Historic Places” in 1983. Winding through the Roosevelt Neighborhood, one passes along palm tree-lined streets with homes consisting of one, one-an-one-half and two story residences. The area is also host to...

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10 Oct The Awesomeness of Historic Roosevelt

By Sherry Rampy While delivering newsletters last month, I was struck with just how truly amazing our neighborhood is. Roosevelt has had and continues to have an incredible diversity in architectural styles and uses. The people that have shaped the neighborhood and City that have and continue...

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