Rita Tapia (izq.) y su amiga Rosario Cota sostienen el vestuario que ambas confeccionaron para el papel de Poncio Pilato en el Vía Crucis del Viernes Santo. Durante semanas, ellas y otros voluntarios han trabajado en la elaboración de 127 piezas para esta celebración de la Catedral San Agustín.
Federico y Rita Tapia trabajan como voluntarios en la Catedral San Agustín de Tucsón arreglando el templo, organizando eventos y asegurándose de que las cosas marchen bien.
Charter-school plans have been scaled back for two TUSD elementary schools.
One person was found dead inside a southwest-side mobile home destroyed by a fire Thursday morning.
When you let your teenager borrow your car, a million thoughts run through your mind.
The plans were held up for months in red tape due to a 5-year-old agreement between Pima County and another big-box retailer.
Veronica Garcia, 14, practices using a fire extinguisher during a two-day baby-sitters training class at the Drexel Heights Fire District Station 1. Pima County awarded $2.4 million in Community Development Block Grants earlier this month. The fire district's Family Safety Program received $10,000.
Pima County awarded $2.4 million in Community Development Block Grants earlier this month.
WASHINGTON - The House approved a bill this week to give 20 isolated acres of local and federal government land to the Pascua Yaqui tribe for use as part of its Casino del Sol resort in Tucson.
Arizona has seen its revenue from tribal casinos rise for the seventh consecutive quarter.
The TUSD Governing Board on Tuesday unanimously approved opening a charter school on the shuttered Richey Elementary campus.
The now-closed Richey Elementary School, 2209 N. 15th Ave., is expected to reopen as a charter school for the 2013-2014 school year.
A plan amendment involving 287 acres of the Farmers Investment Co. (FICO) pecan-grove property near Continental Road and the Santa Cruz River that would allow future residential and commercial developments cleared the county zoning commission.
The property FICO would develop runs for 12 miles along the Santa Cruz River, above. The owners are working on a plan to address wildlife habitat, water recharge and flood control issues.
Two proposed developments near Sahuarita were given the OK by the Pima County Planning and Zoning Commission on Wednesday.
A mariachi trumpeter performs during the culminating event of the festival in Tucson, the "Espectacular" at the Convention Center.
While Tucson and Rio Nuevo haggle over which of them should pay to fix up the aging Tucson Convention Center, two longtime cultural staples are fleeing the downtown facility for nicer digs at the new Casino Del Sol resort and concert center.