Archive for January, 2010

Tucson Selected for Solar Energy Plant by Bell Independent Power

Mike Padgett -

Jan. 19, 2010 TUCSON, Ariz. – The UA Tech Park in Tucson will be home to a new 5-megawatt solar plant with a thermal storage system that will be the first of its type in the world. The new facility will be developed, financed, owned and operated by Bell Independent Power Corp. of Rochester, N.Y. […]

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Collector Corvettes, Custom Street Rods Rumble at ASU SkySong

Mike Padgett -

Jan. 18, 2010 SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Enthusiasts of collector cars, including 1950s Corvettes and 1930s street rods, displayed their hobbies on wheels at ASU SkySong to promote the upcoming 39th Annual Barrett-Jackson Classic Car Auction. Owners of about 75 of the classic cars turned out for the Jan. 16 display at SkySong at McDowell and […]

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Stories About Fishing, the Devil Sparked Boy’s Passion for Journalism

Mike Padgett -

Jan. 14, 2010 PHOENIX, Ariz. – I fell in love with writing several U.S. presidents ago when I was in grade school. My passion was unleashed by word pictures so powerful, they became mileposts reminding me where the adventure began. I remember reading an outdoor magazine’s story about a fishing guide on the Great Lakes. […]

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Denver-based Investors Buying Distressed Condos in Arizona, Other States

Mike Padgett -

Jan. 7, 2010 PHOENIX, Ariz. – Peter Wells is a glass-half-full kind of investor. That doesn’t mean he wears rose-colored glasses, only that his financial radar is tuned to spot opportunities others might overlook. And in today’s rocky economy, Wells sees attractive long-term residential real estate investments in Arizona. Wells is senior partner in Condo […]

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