UA golfer Nathan Tyler watches a putt head for the 18th hole during the second day of UA's invitational golf tournament at Arizona National, Tuesday, Jan 20th, 2007.
Pam Burleson sweeps out debris from inside a swamp cooler on the top of Midtown Liquor and Deli on South Stone Ave.
A full moon, photographed in the midst of a lunar eclipse in 2004, rises between letters in the neon "Hotel Congress" sign, in downtown TucsonPhoto by Chris Richards/Arizona Daily Star.
A personalized Easter egg is timeless.
You can camp after volunteers discuss what’s happening in the sky Saturday at Catalina State Park.
TFD Fire Investigator Tom Quesnel peers into an apartment that caught fire on Yavapai Rd., east of Stone on March 22, 2006. A neighbor reported seeing a ball of fire from the apartment. No one was home at the time, and fire fighters were able to prevent the spread of the fire to three adjace…
Although Arizona has plenty of experience traveling to NCAA basketball tournaments, each trip requires plenty of planning to ensure the team has a smooth journey and a pleasant stay. Here UA coach Lute Olson heads to a chartered plane bound for New Orleans in 2007.
Students and alumni gather around the UA's annual homecoming bonfire in front of Old Main, Friday night, October 29, 2004.
Steward Observatory Mirror lab, under Arizona Stadium, while spin casting the second mirror for "the world's most powerful telescope," the Large Binocular Telescope," located on Mt. Graham, in 2000.
Arizona's Gilbert Arenas outmuscles Josh Steinthal during a game against Oregon State on Feb. 5, 2000.
Arizona's Hassan Adams rises to score for two in the first half of a game against Washington State in 2005.
Gem show vendor Albert Volker, sits with his sizable collection of smokey quartz in 1998, mined by himself on his ranch in Montana. Vollker was one of the last participants doing business as most others packed up to leave.
Colored glass jewels glimmer with at least some of the sparkle of their rarer counterparts at the Globe-X Gem & Mineral show at the Days Inn Downtown in 2007.
Chuck Huckelberry, watering the cactus at his home July 3, 2003.
Chuck Huckelberry, photgraphed through the prickely pear cactus at his home July 3, 2003.
Chuck Huckelberry, photgraphed in the study at his home July 3, 2003. The figure in the background is an ironwood sculpture, in keeping with much of the dark woods and western theme in his home.
Chuck Huckelberry reads a history of Mt. Lemmon called "Look to the Mountains"at his home July 3, 2003. Reading is one of his favorite pastimes, and historical works are his genre of choice.
A rare quiet moment in the office of Pima County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry, Wed. , May 8, 2002.
Pima County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry meets with Bruce Basemann with the Pima County Finance Dept, Wed. , May 8, 2002.
Pima County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry often gestures with his hands while speaking. Here, he gestures during a meeting Wed. , May 8, 2002.
Pima County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry takes a caller's question on the John C. Scott show, (on KTKT AM 990) with Pima County Board of Supervisor Chair Sharon Bronson in the background, Wed. , May 8, 2002.
Chuck Huckelberry, hangs a bird feeder in the back yard of home July 3, 2003.
Left to right: Brent Strom and pupil Nathan Wood
Andy Scala, owner of "Brian and Andy's Christmas Trees" enjoys a quiet moment during a busy season at his Campbell and Ft. Lowell corner lot.
Salvation Army volunteers (l to r) Cliff Icenogle and Dwight Snook add batteries to donated toys at a warehouse in Tucson, Thursday morning, Dec. 14, 2006.
A horsedrawn cart makes its way throught the streets of the winterhaven neighborhood Sunday night, Dec. 16, 2001. The festival of lights and holiday cheer began tonight.
Standing outside McKale Center, Wildcats players Joy Hollingsworth and Ashley Whisonant react to the unexpected death of teammate Shawntinice Polk. Polk, the team’s best player and one of the UA’s most popular athletes, died in 2005 of a pulmonary embolism.
Eddie Van Halen, of the rock and roll band Van Halen, leaps from the drum kit of brother Alex Van Halen during the song "Jump," at Ava, Thursday evening, Nov. 18, 2004.
Kid Rock belts out his distinctive mix of southern rock, hip-hop and Detroit bravado for Tucson-area fans at the AVA performance center at Casino Del Sol, Thursday night, October 7, 2004.
ua baseball - UA baseball coach Andy Lopez working with players at Sancet Stadium, Wed, Jan 9, 2001. Photo by Chris Richards, assignment # 94422.1/9/02
UA coach John Mackovic, right, and assistant coach Rob Ianello watch their team during a 2002 victory over Utah. A potential game-winning TD pass by the Utes in the final minute was ruled out-of-bounds by the officials.
A three-time All-Southern Arizona honorable mention selection, Depper was named to the 3A All-State team after rushing for 1,379 yards and 13 touchdowns as part of the 2004 Mustang squad that made the state tournament and finished 9-4. Depper, who went on to play running back at Pima, was al…
Former UA football coach Larry Smith, left, and broadcaster Dave Sitton collaborated on UA football games in 2005 for Fox Sports Net Arizona
In 2001, Catalina Foothills finally broke through and made the Class 4A State Playoffs for the first time after a 9-1 regular season but lost 24-17 to No. 13 Goodyear Millennium. Running back Josh Brisco, far left, led the Falcons' ground attack and earned himself All-State honors. Brisco we…
As a senior at Catalina Foothills, Nolan Swett was named second-team All-Southern Arizona as a tight end in 2003. He was also productive as a junior, receiving an honorable mention for the All-Southern Arizona team. Swett went on to play at Division III Colorado College where he set all majo…
Running back Vince Alentado, with ball, was named to the first-team 4A Kino Region as a senior for the Falcons in 2006. In his career, Alentado had 161 receptions, 1,214 yards and four touchdowns, according to maxpreps.com. He also made an impact on the defensive end as a senior, leading Cat…
The now rarely photographed Lisa Frank posed at her company's Tucson headquarters in 2003. It once bustled with hundreds of employees and now has six staff members.
Ben Vereen, chairman emeritus of the UA Dance Advisory board, celebrating after receiving an honorary fine arts doctorate at the UA graduation Saturday at McKale Center May 15, 1999.
Morton K. Tuller, who died Wednesday at 91, started Tuller Trophy in 1955. His son, Howard L. Tuller, right, carries on with the business.
Beverly Lawson, visiting from Los Angeles, examines a Dia de los Muertos exhibit in the Arizona State Museum gift store window, which is a memorial to the victims of the Sept. 11 attacks.
Former UA golfer Ted Purdy is off to a fast start on the PGA Tour's Latin America circuit. After winning in the first event last week in Mexico City, Purdy shot a 69-69-73 (211) in Guadalajara and trails leader Oscar Serna by three going into today's final round.
"Union" soldiers disappear in a cloud of gun smoke during a past Civil War re-enactment at Picacho Peak. This weekend's event will include historical demonstrations of cavalry and artillery, plus music and entertainment.
The average college student, like these at the UA, produces about a half-pound of food waste per day, the EPA says.
Salpointe High School and UA grad Brian Prouty finished fifth this weekend to advance in PGA Q-School.
Hands-down winner: Robbie Ventura of Wildwood, Ill., crosses the finish line of the 108-mile race in first place in 2002 for the second straight year of El Tour.