Gone but not forgotten, the story of Okemah - Black History Monthhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/phxtv/3030PHXTV2/22/2024 7:00:00 AMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/3030/Man on horse.pnghttps://youtu.be/eMk7cnc3P08Gone but not forgotten, the story of Okemah - Black History Month<div class="ExternalClass05EA71854E3947C095A7748B11199B84"><html>​<span style="color:rgb(13, 13, 13);font-family:roboto, noto, sans-serif;font-size:15px;">Once a thriving community of African American farm workers from Okemah, Oklahoma the Okemah neighborhood had its own school, church and businesses. Annexed by Phoenix in the 1960's and split in half by the construction of Interstate 10 the last residents had all left by the year 2000. </span><div><span style="color:rgb(13, 13, 13);font-family:roboto, noto, sans-serif;font-size:15px;"><br></span></div><p><br></p></html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/phxtvVideophxtvPHXTV
Black History Month - Eastlake Parkhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/phxtv/3024PHXTV2/16/2024 4:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/3024/Eastlake Park BHM 021224.jpghttps://youtu.be/K9nRqUMMS6sBlack History Month - Eastlake Park<div class="ExternalClass983FEE696AA84ECFB8529A472D70E428"><html> <p>​<span id="ms-rterangepaste-start"></span><span style="color:rgb(13, 13, 13);font-family:roboto, noto, sans-serif;font-size:15px;">Originally known as Phoenix Park, Eastlake Park is the oldest park in the city of Phoenix. The park featured an indoor swimming pool and a man made lake. A cultural hub for the black community, Booker T. Washington spoke there in 1911. Many MLK Day and Juneteenth celebrations were held there over the years.</span>​<span id="ms-rterangepaste-end"></span><br></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/phxtvVideophxtvPHXTV
This Waterfall on the Arizona Canal Generates Electricity - Arizona Falls, Phoenix Then & Nowhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/phxtv/3002PHXTV1/30/2024 7:00:00 AMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/3002/Arizona Canal 1910.jpeghttps://youtu.be/SFt0qw-JBX4This Waterfall on the Arizona Canal Generates Electricity - Arizona Falls, Phoenix Then & Now<div class="ExternalClass3412CF17289E4123B2A99B9D2DC474A0"><html> <p>​<span id="ms-rterangepaste-start"></span><span style="color:rgb(13, 13, 13);font-family:roboto, noto, sans-serif;font-size:15px;">This 20-foot drop along the Arizona Canal between 56th and 58th streets is both a neighborhood attraction and a hydroelectric plant. For decades, Arizona Falls has been a place for community recreation and learning.</span>​<span id="ms-rterangepaste-end"></span><br></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/phxtvVideophxtvPHXTV
Ever Wonder How Phoenix Got Water in the 1890s - Phoenix Then & Nowhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/phxtv/2985PHXTV1/19/2024 12:00:00 AMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/2985/Redwood Pipeline.jpghttps://youtu.be/PDISgQQ17HMEver Wonder How Phoenix Got Water in the 1890s - Phoenix Then & Now<div class="ExternalClass1438F816E4F941E2BC65BA4D2F44310C"><html> <p>​<span id="ms-rterangepaste-start"></span>In 1889 John Gardner started the first city waterworks at what is now Verde Park in the Garfield Historic District near 9th St. and Van Buren St. In the early days of Phoenix water was delivered by a redwood pipeline from the Verde River over 30 miles away and distributed by a canal across the city. The pumphouse was built in 1938 to serve as a backup in case the main pumphouse failed.​<span id="ms-rterangepaste-end"></span><br></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/phxtvVideophxtvPHXTV
Watch the Final Four “Tip-Off” Event held at Eastlake Park!https://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/phxtv/2984PHXTV1/18/2024 7:00:00 PMhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WWWDHW1NoXwWatch the Final Four “Tip-Off” Event held at Eastlake Park!<div class="ExternalClass839B0D101FCA4085BDA79CCA4223D222"><html> <p>​Watch the 2024 Men’s Final Four Tip-Off Press Conference held at Eastlake Park in Phoenix. The Phoenix Local Organizing Committee will be celebrating the new year with some exciting announcements around the 2024 Men’s Final Four®. Join us as PHXTV covered this live event and see all the excitement surrounding the 2024 Men’s Final Four®!<br>​<br></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/phxtvVideophxtvPHXTV
2024 MLK Living the Dream Awards Celebrationhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/phxtv/2981PHXTV1/16/2024 2:00:00 PMhttps://youtu.be/Cp1oGmM8j7Y2024 MLK Living the Dream Awards Celebration<div class="ExternalClassD9BD01CA2D9945F88F8680ADB419498B"><html>​The Arizona Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Committee celebrated its 38th year of promoting cultural diversity, awareness and unity as it seeks to involve all Arizonans in recognizing the legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and the contributions he left to the world in his quest for equality for all people.<br><br><p><br></p></html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/phxtvVideophxtvPHXTV
60 Years of Music and Theater at a Historic Theatre - Phoenix Then & Nowhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/phxtv/2976PHXTV1/11/2024 4:00:00 PMhttps://youtu.be/avzSzCuJMpI60 Years of Music and Theater at a Historic Theatre - Phoenix Then & Now<div class="ExternalClassB82F5A58EFAC42ECA475DF23CB532D10"><html> <p> The Celebrity Theatre is a one of a kind historic landmark in Phoenix. Originally designed as a multi-purpose conference center which could be transformed into a concert venue during the winter months. The theatre opened on January 13th, 1964 with the musical “South Pacific” starring Betsy Palmer. In the years since, the theatre has hosted many of the world’s biggest musicians and comedians. For nearly 60 years, the historic facility has provided patrons with the ultimate in entertainment viewing featuring an extremely rare revolving stage, where no seat is more than 70 feet away from your favorite artist! #rockandroll #theater #music https://www.celebritytheatre.com/​</p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/phxtvVideophxtvPHXTV
Phoenix's Own Golden Bachelor at Pecos Senior Centerhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/phxtv/2975PHXTV1/9/2024 7:00:00 AMhttps://youtu.be/H7dlYjiqMAcPhoenix's Own Golden Bachelor at Pecos Senior Center<div class="ExternalClassDCF8F6CDC72B4278A9032E956E4F2C66"><html> <p>​Meet Jim and Paulett. Through a journey of loss, friendship & second chances, they met and fell in love at Pecos #SeniorCenter. Now they're sharing the story of how the Senior Centers brought them together. ❤️&#127801;</p> <p> <br>Let the journey begin.</p> <p> <br>Learn more about Phoenix Senior Centers: <a href="https://bit.ly/3QPbIPf" target="_blank">https://bit.ly/3QPbIPf​</a><br><br></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/phxtvVideophxtvPHXTV



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