Tucson’s decision last week to pass a holiday honoring Cesar Chavez bumped its official paid holiday count to 11.
A developer is asking to rezone 45 acres of vacant land next to Ironwood Ridge High School for a new housing development.
Costumes will replace bathing suits at the Special Olympics Polar Plunge, in which daring swimmers will take a dip for charity.
Tucson’s decision to limit the size of marijuana cultivation sites means growers are taking their farms — and jobs — to Phoenix.
Police forces in Marana and Oro Valley are looking to add to their ranks.
Sweet rides, tangy barbecue and smooth jazz will set the scene for the Classic Car Show, BBQ & Blues Music Festival.
Town officials from Marana and Oro Valley both say the tens of thousands of dollars they pay to be members of their local chambers of commerce pay off in business the organizations drive into the communities.
A mayor-backed effort to recall Oro Valley Town Council member Mike Zinkin has failed because petitioners were not able to collect enough signatures to spark an election.
Oro Valley Library is using candy to motivate kids to read.
Five Tucson-area Fry’s Food stores are adding sampling privileges to their liquor licenses, joining a growing number of supermarkets that invite shoppers to sip some wine.
Few have their fingers on the pulse of the Oro Valley business community like Dave Perry, Greater Oro Valley Chamber of Commerce president and CEO. His job is to make things happen for the town, helping recruit business and acting as a conduit between executives and the government.
Phoenix-based developer Vintage Partners plans to demolish the Coxco gas station at the northwest corner of Oracle and Ina roads and build a 3,600-square-foot retail building for a mattress store.
We asked well-known figures from the northwest side to share their New Year’s resolutions. Their reactions ranged from wistful to pragmatic and ambitious:
January marks three years that I’ve lived in Oro Valley. Getting used to the Tucson area was difficult. Ten years ago, I left Los Angeles for Albuquerque mainly because I had a terrible car accident that caused a great fear of driving, particularly on freeways.
Oro Valley named Joyce Rychener and Bob Weede its 2013 Volunteers of the Year at a Dec. 12 ceremony at the Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Golf and Tennis Resort, 10000 N. Oracle Road.
Several mailboxes were broken into in Oro Valley over the weekend.
Entrepreneur T Martin Bennett retired early to indulge his passion — telling the story of Mitsuo Fuchida, the Japanese pilot who led the attack on Pearl Harbor, then settled in the U.S. and became a Christian evangelist.
Marana recognized for use
Marana High preschool enrolling for next term
After years of planning, a major mixed-use development is going up at North Oracle Road at First Avenue in Oro Valley.