For the second straight year, the e.Republic Center for Digital Government and Digital Communities Program has hailed Marana's digital savvy.
Catalina Mountain Elks Lodge No. 2815 is hosting a blood drive to raise resources for the American Red Cross.
The recipient of this week’s Ben’s Bell is Ruth Houkam, who organizes charity card games.
Kim Young, a customer. shopping in the UNICEF store. If you'd like to combine holiday shopping wit a charitable giving, this store, which is celebrating its 35th year here, is for you. The pretty Russian nested dolls in the middle of the picture on the blue stand here are a set of matryoshka…
Nancy Rendall shopping in the UNICEF store. If you'd like to combine holiday shopping wit a charitable giving,this store, which is celebrating its 35th year here, is for you. Photo taken Thursday December 05, 2013. She is checking out angel bells from India here.
Kneeling down in the foreground looking at various jewelry is Kim Young, a customer shopping in the UNICEF store. If you'd like to combine holiday shopping wit a charitable giving,this store, which is celebrating its 35th year here, is for you. The woman standing in the background in the coa…
Various nativity scenes from around the world, the black ones are from Kenya, as customers are shopping in this UNICEF store, if you'd like to combine holiday shopping wit a charitable giving, this store, which is celebrating its 35th year here, is for you. Photo taken Thursday December 05, 2013.
A customer going in to do some shopping in this UNICEF store, if you'd like to combine holiday shopping wit a charitable giving,this store, which is celebrating its 35th year here, is for you. Photo taken Thursday December 05, 2013.
Iyari Campos, 8, shows off a painting she made at church as mom Yesenia Campos, right, looks on while they spend the evening with a 'family night' at their southside home cooking and watching television on Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013, in Tucson, Ariz. After Yesenia and Cisco battled drug addict…
Border Patrol agents have arrested eight smugglers, six illegal immigrants, seized four ATVs and 5,000 pounds of marijuana in separate incidents west of Tucson.
Eighteen-month-old Gabriel Trinidad tries kicking a ball in the house with the help of his mother Alyson during a motor skills test. Alicia Guevara, a family support specialist in the Healthy Families program worked with the Trinidads with in-home services to help families with parenting ski…
Alicia Guevara, left, a family support specialist in the Healthy Families program watches as 18-month-old Gabriel Trinidad points out an object in a book to his mother, Alyson, during a skills test. The test is an indication of the development of his communication skills. The program provide…
Eighteen-month-old Gabriel Trinidad mimics his mother using a telephone which demonstrates use of some developmental skills during a visit from Alicia Guevara, a family support specialist in the Healthy Families program. The program provides in-home services to help families with parenting s…
Tomorrow's the last chance of 2013 for getting instruction in chest-compression CPR from local medical students.
Instead of tossing those old medications in the trash or down the drain, bring them to Saturday’s Dispose-A-Med event sponsored by the Oro Valley Police Department.
This week’s winner is Paul Ahee, “According to our IRS records, your parents are Republicans. We already have a file on you.” The runners up are Oscar E. Tovar, “No this is not the Obamacare site, don't you see this one works and it's fast.” And Patrick Foley, “One lump or two?”Each Wednesda…
To round up our look at lost mines in the Santa Cruz Valley, let me tell you the story of the Lost Opata Mine. And when I’m through, if you don’t agree with me that this is not an actual tradition from the Colonial Period, I’ll be surprised. Here’s the story:
Three faculty members from the University of Arizona Health Sciences Center are scheduled to speak at Tucson’s Fourth annual TEDx event today. TEDx is a locally organized version of the global Technology, Entertainment, Design conferences.
Reserved seats are spoken for; standing-room-only still available.
Fifteen Arizona wineries to participate.
Updates and outtakes from the Cold Pueblo:
The city’s two police radar vans are scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today:
Recently, the Arizona Daily Star printed a column questioning the ability of law enforcement professionals in our community to handle crisis situations involving the mentally ill (“Tim Steller: Sometimes police aren’t best to handle crisis calls,” Nov. 24).
Loop Jean Co., at 7047 N. Oracle Road in the Casas Adobes Plaza, is having a benefit trunk show from noon to 7 p.m. Saturday.
The story “18 weddings for one couple,” published on Sunday on Page E6, incorrectly stated how long Chris and Roberta O’Key have been married. The couple celebrate their 17th anniversary this year.
How does “free” sound as the price for adopting a pet from the Pima Animal Care Center?
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are given if available.
Tucson-based Asarco held a formal dedication ceremony this week — led by President and COO Manuel Ramos — of the expansion of the south mill at the Mission Mine south of town.
Saturday will be a bit warmer, but more rain and chilly temps are possible this weekend.
Growing up in Guanajuato, Mexico, the Velazquez boys would take to the street every day to play their one passion of soccer.
The Velazquez clan of Palo Verde boys soccer, clockwise from bottom left: Miza, 18; Daniel, 14; German, 16; Nahum, 15; Jairo, 18; and Aaron, 17.
Jeff Worthy had a dinner reservation for four earlier this week that would make any UA football fan jealous.
Sasabe residents in the Altar Valley are nervously watching as construction crews bulldoze land just across the Mexican border.
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Arizona guard Nick Johnson lays up a shot past Texas Tech forward Jaye Crockett during the second half Tuesday. The Cats won that game easily, and another victory Saturday against UNLV would likely make Arizona No. 1.
Sahuarita forward Taylor McClelland couldn’t have hoped for a better sophomore season.
Sahuarita’s Taylor McClelland goes flying in a collision with Cholla goalkeeper Kara LaPaglia after scoring her second goal on the night in the second half of the Mustangs’ 8-1 road win over the Chargers on Wednesday.
Stephanie Ziegler and Desiree Scott are from the same hometown.
For the first time in a long time, Dave and Keith Rubio spent Thanksgiving together this year.
OVERMYER, Karen Louise, November 1, 1969 - December 4, 2013. Karen Louise Overmyer, 44 years, died Wednesday at home. A Memorial Service will be held Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. at ADAIR FUNERAL HOMES, Dodge Chapel. Survivors include her three daughters, Patricia Granillo (Ryan), L…