Holiday activities are jingling their way into the northwest side in the coming weeks, with Marana and Oro Valley looking to draw crowds with festive shindigs.
We asked northwest-side movers and shakers to share their Thanksgiving gratitude. From sports to politics to business, here’s what they had to say:
A pair of Tucson suburbs were hailed by a website for their hot job markets.
Looking to make its hallways safer while involving parents in their kids’ education, Tortolita Middle School is calling in the D.O.G.S.
On Saturday, the Marana Heritage Conservancy is conducting its “Surprising Marana” bus tour, which visits more than a dozen historical sites. The tour is a fundraising campaign for the 501(c)(3) nonprofit, which is dedicated to preserving Marana’s history.
With efforts to draw public transportation to Picture Rocks stalled, and immobile elderly residents in need of help, neighbors are taking matters into their own hands.
A new Foothills Mall restaurant owned by a prominent Arizona chef and major investor in the Tucson restaurant scene failed two health inspections last month before passing.
Deadline to apply for OV positions is Nov . 1
An 8-year-old boy injured when his family's car collided with a tractor-trailer in Marana has died, according to the Marana Police Department.
The Rattlesnake Ridge Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization will hold its annual "Rocky's Fall Round-Up" carnival on Friday.
Every October, Post Farms in Marana transforms into a fall-themed wonderland. Corn mazes sprout. Mountains of hay bales climb toward the sky. Pigs race. Catapults hurl pumpkins and trains whistle.
A trio of suspected bank robbers didn’t get very far before being nabbed by police Tuesday.
A broken neck. A fractured leg. A crushed kneecap.
There's a teen dance happening from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. tomorrow at Crossroads at Silverbell District Park, 7548 N. Silverbell Road.
Conn’s, The Guitar Center and Massage Envy are coming to Marana Marketplace, on the southeast corner of Orange Grove and River Road.
The Marana Town Council will vote tonight on whether to terminate the Tortolita Preserve Habitat Preservation Agreement. The area was once a preserve for the pygmy owl, which is no longer considered endangered.
Marana lawyer Thom K. Cope wrote a book that he hopes decreases the need for his legal services.
The Arizona Registrar of Contractors caught two unlicensed contractors who did shoddy work.
A teenager accused of the robbery and murder of another teen was sentenced to 26½ years in prison Monday.
With October right around the corner, the thought of the state playoffs is sure to be in the air this Friday night, the halfway point of the high school football season.