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Open Air Malls Continue To Gain in Popularity

Open Air Malls Continue To Gain in Popularity, 2008

Inside Out Open air malls continue to gain in popularity By Melissa Bordow On an unseasonably cool night in late May, shoppers meander the streetscapes of Scottsdale’s Kierland Commons, strolling among its upscale stores and restaurant patios. When it opened as part of a mixed-use development in 2000, Kierland heralded a new wave in outdoor… Read More →

Cover Story – The Business of Sports

The Business of Sports The economic reach of the Valley’s pro sports teams extends beyond the games By Tom Gibbons   It’s a little past noon on a football Sunday, and there’s a wait at Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville restaurant in the Westgate City Center in Glendale, giving a visitor a few minutes to check out… Read More →