A Tucson small-business owner will testify today at a congressional hearing in Washington, D.C., about the looming expense of providing employee health insurance under the Affordable Care Act, among other financial challenges.
"Our dream is to have a place for girls," says Debbie Rich, CEO of Girl Scouts of Southern Arizona.
If you're planning on taking any of Pima County Natural Resources Parks and Recreation Departments' arts, crafts or special interest classes and workshops, the deadline to register is June 24. Classes begin June 30 and end August 25.
The Parent Connection, 5326 E.Pima Street, is hosting Parent CPR and safety workshops from 2 to 5 p.m. the fourth Wednesday of each month, starting June 26.
Pima County's newest BMX track, Xtreme Fun BMX track at Mike Jacobs Sports park, west of I-10 and south of Ina Road, is celebrating its grand opening with free racing Saturday, starting at 9 a.m.
Here's a list of free and cheap things for the kids to do outside of the house this week.
Fun-based learning is the premise of Bricks 4 Kidz, a business new to the Tucson area that offers summer camps, after-school programs and classes for children age 3 and up.
Celebrating your kid's birthday should be fun. But if you're strapped for cash, it can be stressful and overwhelming.
If you still need to get Father's Day cards for any of the men in your life, here's a coupon for $5 of of a $10 or more purchase at Hallmark.
The Tucson Chinese Cultural Center, 1288 W. River Road, is having its Dragon Boat Festival from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.
If you prefer to buy food in bulk, check out Zaycon Foods.
Twenty-two-year-old Bianca Manes started her home-based online tutu business, Glamlicious, a little over a year ago and was recently recognized in Woman's World magazine in a story featuring its readers' money-making secrets.
Kids age 12 and under can eat for $3 at Zinburger.
College is expensive. No doubt about that. Bankrate.com did a recent study to find which degrees prove to be most lucrative when taking into account how long it will take to pay off student loans. Here's what they found:
Children's Museum Tucson, 200 S. Sixth Ave., has brought back Science Sundays, which means admission is only $2.
An estimated 75 female-run businesses in Tucson bring in at least $1 million per year in revenue, according to the Women Presidents' Organization.
An estimated 75 female-run businesses in Tucson bring in at least $1 million per year in revenue, according to the Women Presidents’ Organization.
Today is National Donut Day, and to celebrate, Dunkin' Donuts is giving away one free donut with any beverage purchase.
Here are some ideas to get you and the kids out of the house next week.
If you're looking for a free family event to go to tonight, meet up with a docent and other attendees to watch the bats emerging from their roost underneath two Bat Bridges - River and Campbell and Pantano and 22nd Street at 6:45.
There's a new app for iPhone called GatorLocator that allows fans to buy last minute event tickets with no transaction or delivery fees.
Opportunity knocked, and Tucson's Architectural Elements answered.
Registration is now open for consignors, volunteers, first time moms, teachers and military moms for Just Between Friends' back to school consignment sale, which takes place July 25 through July 27 at Tucson Convention Center.
Grand Cinemas' Free Summer Kids Club is back.
If you're a fashion lover, you should check out Magnetique. It might not save you money on clothes, but it will save you time shopping for your favorite styles. And it will save you gas, since you won't have to drive all around town looking for that cute top you saw in Glamour Magazine.
"It's difficult in today's world to feel like you can't support your creative soul because of finances," says Kaitlin Meadows, owner of Kaitlin's Creative Cottage art studio in Tucson's Dunbar Spring neighborhood.
Here's a coupon for a free kids meal with the purchase of an adult entree at Chili's.
In honor of tomorrow's Meet Me Downtown 5k Night Run and Walk tonight, admission to the Children's Museum Tucson, 200 S. Sixth Ave., is free from 3 to 6 p.m.
Best Buy is running a promotion where customers can save $50 instantly with the purchase of any iPhone with a two year activation on Verizon, AT&T and Sprint. That means the iPhone 5 would be discounted to $149.99.
If you're home with the kids this summer, chances are, they're going to get bored at the house. But, it can also be expensive to go do things every day. So, every Friday I'll try and find a week's worth of free and cheap things you can do with the kids away from the house.
Second hand store, Plato's Closet, located at 4140 N. Oracle Road is having "denim dash" today.
Get up to 60 pounds of produce for $10 at tomorrow's Market on the Move.
Every Tuesday during the months of June and July, Peter Piper Pizza is hosting Summer Kids Day from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Nothing is better on a hot summer day than a cold ice cream cone.
In honor of national Adopt-a-Shelter-Cat month, Pima Animal Care Center is waiving adoption fees for all adult cats for the month of June.
Who has time to browse websites for every store they shop at to find the best deals? I sure don't.
If you "like" Cinemark on Facebook, you get a weekly concession coupon.
The first 2,000 kids at the Tucson Padres game Friday will receive a free Padres T-Shirt jersey, compliments of Diamond's Children Center.
If you or your teenager want to make a little money this summer, Pima county is hiring lifeguards for its Manzanita Pool at 5110 S. San Joaquin Ave., and other south side pools.
Michaels has a bunch of cool kids activities on the calendar for June.
Deal News posted an article today about the best and worst things to buy in June.
The Murphy-Wilmot Library, 530 N. Wilmot Road, is having an event to help job seekers, called Career Connections.
"I totally prefer to shop in store," says Rachael Blackketter, a 34-year-old stay-at-home mom. "You get it right then. It's instant gratification."
Do you or your kids love trains?
Tucson Parks Foundation is hosting Night at the Ballpark with the Tucson Padres at 7:05 p.m. Wednesday at Kino Stadium, 2500 E. Ajo Way.
Swimming season at Pima County's public swimming pools starts today.
Bookmans on Speedway, 6230 E. Speedway, is having a 'Controllers and Comic Books' event today at noon.
If you need fresh produce, go to Market on the Move tomorrow. You can get up to 60 pounds for a $10 donation. Share it with family and friends.