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To Lock Your Pockets...

That’s what the locals call it…. It’s really spelled TLAQUEPAQUE and pronounced tuh-lah-keh-pah-keh. Tlaquepaque is a word from Native Indian language that means “best of everything.” Tlaquepaque was built by Abe Miller and fashioned after a Mexican city on the outskirts of Guadalajara. 298 more words

Stunning Sedona

Everywhere  you look in the Sedona area of Arizona is stunning scenery.  Dozens of hikes beckon us to the back country.  We have to leave, way too soon… 13 more words


Oak Creek's Lake Vista Park could get final approvals en route to 2018 opening

OAK CREEK — Work could begin before year’s end on Oak Creek’s lakefront, to create a new park.

The Lake Vista project has been in the works for years, and will cover about 50 acres between 5th Avenue and Lake Michigan. 75 more words


A look back - Riding and hiking in Arizona - 2015

It seems harder to come up with things to write about when I’m not riding, but one of my highlights from 2015 was our family trip to Arizona.   568 more words

General Cycling

"Really good jobs:" MATC Oak Creek 'Heavy Metal Tour' pushes to fill manufacturing positions

OAK CREEK — If you or someone you know is looking for work, there’s a great opportunity for you. FOX6 News is told there are plenty of good-paying jobs available in a couple of job sectors. 401 more words


"I hope they catch them:" More than 20 cars hit by BB, paintball guns in South Milwaukee area

SOUTH MILWAUKEE/OAK CREEK — A string of vehicles have been vandalized in the South Milwaukee and Oak Creek area during the last couple of days. Police in South Milwaukee, say more than 20 cars have been hit by BB guns and paintball guns since Wednesday, September 28th. 396 more words


Red Rock Country: Oak Creek, Arizona

One of my favorite places in Arizona, Oak Creek near Cathedral Rock. Located just South of Sedona and just West of Village of Oak Creek. Cool, green & shady. 115 more words