Henry Cavill is the new Man of Steel

The new Superman film from director Zack Snyder has its star: Henry Cavill, best known for a role in Showtime’s historical series The Tudors. The British actor also plays Theseus in the upcoming Greek god epic Immortals. The newest take on the Man of Steel will come from Warner Bros. and Legendary Pictures and is […]

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POOL’s closure displaces Mesa merchants

POOL Together, an indoor, co-op marketplace built in the shell of an abandoned Mervyn’s department store near downtown Mesa, is closing its doors, displacing 29 merchants, according to a report by East Valley Tribune writer Garin Groff. Former POOL merchant Josh Krize, who ran a coffee shop there, got out a while ago when trouble […]

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Cox ranked 4th in Netflix streaming performance

Cox Communications has ranked in the top quarter of cable companies best able to stream Netflix video content for customers, according to Netflix’s own ranking. The Valley’s cable-Internet provider is fourth — behind Time Warner (third), Comcast (second) and Charter (first) — on the list of 16 companies as of Jan. 15. “We find ourselves […]

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