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2010-12-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 13 2010\
Picture This: Musical Statues on Fourth Avenue (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
Musical "statues" perform at the Fourth Avenue Winter Street Fair Saturday, Dec. 11. The fair will go on until tomorrow at 6:00 p.m.
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2010-12-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 13 2010\
'Stop Prison Privatization in Arizona' (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        The American Friends Service Committee, which recently held several public hearings to address private prisons in Arizona, are having a group meeting for anyone interested in the organization's work to stop prison privatization in our ... read more

2010-12-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 13 2010\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The city's two police radar vans are scheduled to snap
photographs of speeders at these locations today:

2010-12-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 13 2010\
Gifts to readers (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Day 4: Today is the fourth of 15 days of holiday gifts to our
readers. We hope you enjoy them, with our thanks and
compliments.

2010-12-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 13 2010\
DUI deployment arrests 45, 8 of them with prior violations (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/crime/ar

The Southern Arizona DUI Task Force, consisting of officers from
12 law-enforcement agencies, made 45 DUI arrests during a weekend
deployment.

2010-12-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 13 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Saturday, Dec. 11

2010-12-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 13 2010\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

citywide

2010-12-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 13 2010\
Ft. Huachuca soldier, dog win awards (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

FORT HUACHUCA - A soldier and his four-legged partner recently
returned from Hawaii, where they won two trophies during an
eight-event competition.

2010-12-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 13 2010\
Mel's Diner, of 'Alice' fame, making comeback as eatery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

PHOENIX - Mel's Diner was once a star, appearing weekly on
network television with its sign featuring a tipped coffee cup and
an arrow of spilled coffee that pointed to sitcom hilarity.

2010-12-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 13 2010\
A vigil to remember the children (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

2010-12-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 13 2010\
Tucson Oddity: The vanished castle (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

If you've ever looked ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
'Summer' Comes to Pima (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/summe

        
        by Trista Davis
          
          
          The Pima Community College Theatre Arts program wanted to end its season in a big way. "This show is massive," said Frank Pickard about William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream, ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Boy Meets Reptile (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/boy-m

        
        'How to Train Your Dragon' is no 'Up,' but it's engaging and enjoyable
          
            by Colin Boyd
          
          
          In the Viking village of Berk, Hiccup (voiced by Jay Baruchel) is the unlikeliest hero imaginable ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
T Q&A (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/t-qan

        
        Lori Kiefer
          
            by Trista Davis
          
          
          Lori Kiefer knows what it's like to be a veteran looking for a job in Southern Arizona. The Army veteran and Tucson resident is an employment specialist ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Noshing Around (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/noshi

        
        Food Wars; New Farmers' Markets; Diablos Sports Bar and Grill; Guiseppe's
          
            by Adam Borowitz
          
          
          Guiseppe's Joe Scordato is back with an Italian restaurant called Guiseppe's, at 6060 N ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
City Week (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/city-

        
        Dispatches: The Killing Zone screening; Author M.E. Harrigan; Author Karen Anderson; Papers screening
          
            by Will Ferguson
          
          
          A Palestinian Perspective Dispatches: The Killing Zone screening ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
A Lot Going On (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/a-lot

        
        Spectacles, testicles and complex music: Welcome to the twisted world of Mr. Free and the Satellite Freakout
          
            by Stephen Seigel
          
          
          Ask the members of Mr. Free and the Satellite Freakout ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Brave New Future (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/brave

        
        The finale of Charles Bowden's coffee-table-book trilogy shines a light on the harsh, ever-changing West
          
            by Jon Shumaker
          
          
          A year ago, I ran into Charlie Keating at an ice-cream parlor ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Ask a Mexican! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/ask-a

        
        by Gustavo Arellano
          
          
          Dear Readers: In honor of April Fools' Day, I turn this column over to Jim Gilchrist, founder of the Minuteman Project, to answer your preguntas. Enjoy! Dear Mexican: I'm a white, college ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
A Mythic Proposition (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/a-myt

        
        A 'Tucson Weekly' investigation reveals that lawmakers have a new plan for Arizona government: turning over the keys to a private corporation
          
            by Lisa Lopfor
          
          
          Rex Swift wears a confident ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Weekly Wide Web (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/weekl

        
        Stimulate This!
          
            by Nick Smith
          
          
          If you like your Web sites easily navigable, you should avoid any URL ending in .gov. Recovery.gov may be the best-designed government Web site we can ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Live (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/live/

        
        Ramsey Lewis Trio and Patti Austin
          
            by Gene Armstrong
          
          
          RAMSEY LEWIS TRIO AND PATTI AUSTIN FRIDAY, MARCH 26 UA Centennial Hall It was a good night for jazz in Tucson when the Ramsey ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Soundbites (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/sound

        
        It's festival season; in the barrio; transmogrify this!; short takes; on the bandwagon
          
            by Stephen Seigel
          
          
          IT'S FESTIVAL SEASON Say goodbye to the mayhem of March music madness and ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Top Ten in Books (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Mostly Books best-sellers for the week
          
          
          Mostly Books best-sellers for the week ending March 26, 2010 1. The Girl Who Played With Fire Stieg Larsson, Vintage ($7.99) 2. Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Canned Hunt (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/canne

        
        Special interests seek to stack the Arizona Game and Fish Commission
          
            by Tim Vanderpool
          
          
          Every few years, as if on cue, a Phoenix-based hunting cabal launches a ham-fisted power grab ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Mailbag (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/mailb

        
        Claim: First Things First Article Was a 'Slap in the Face' Tim Vanderpool's article, "First Things First?" (Currents, March 11) was a slap in the face to an effort that has made significant improvements in the lives of young children ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Glorious Meat 'n' Potatoes (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/glori

        
        Inca's Peruvian Cuisine has mastered the art of simple, flavorful food combinations
          
            by Jacqueline Kuder
          
          
          Sometimes you have to appreciate the beauty of simplicity. Do one thing, and ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Now Showing at Home (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/now-s

        
        Toy Story and Toy Story 2 (Blu-ray); Fantastic Mr. Fox (Blu-ray); The Men Who Stare at Goats (Blu-ray)
          
            by Bob Grimm
          
          
          Toy Story and Toy Story 2 (Blu-ray) DISNEY MOVIES A SPECIAL FEATURES ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Top Ten in Movies (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Casa Video's top rentals for the week
          
          
          Casa Video's top rentals for the week ending March 28, 2010 1. The Blind Side Warner Bros. 2. Up in the Air Paramount 3. The Men Who Stare at Goats Anchor Bay 4. Fantastic ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Borrowed Money (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/borro

        
        Ray Carroll's outspokenness about county debt may be leading to animosity
          
            by Dave Devine
          
          
          A policy disagreement over Pima County's debt has apparently become personal. Supervisor ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Police Dispatch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/polic

        
        Extreme parking-lot rage; let's do it in the cart
          
            by Anna Mirocha
          
          
          LET'S DO IT IN THE CART SOUTH SARASOTA BOULEVARD MARCH 2, 5:30 P.M. A woman on her nightly stroll was aggressively ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Guest Opinion (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/guest

        
        Spring training's departure from Tucson is just another sign that MLB is ditching smaller-town fans
          
            by John Robert Crawford
          
          
          The finales of Cactus League baseball at Tucson Electric ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Surfer Blood: Astro Coast (Kanine) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/surfe

        
        by Eric Swedlund
          
          
          Astro Coast, the debut from West Palm Beach, Fla., quintet Surfer Blood, stitches together the big hooks of party rock, a bit of '80s synth, surf-inflected indie rock and some dance-y ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Top Ten in Music (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        The 17th St. Guitar and World Music Store top sales for the week
          
          
          The 17th St. Guitar and World Music Store top sales for the week ending March 26, 2010 1. The Chieftains featuring Ry Cooder San Patricio ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Border Gadgets (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/borde

        
        Illegal crossers have motivated a series of fascinating technological innovations
          
            by Leo W. Banks
          
          
          What do the Squid, the puke ray and the Transborder Immigrant Tool have in common ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Danehy (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/daneh

        
        Stoners may get the last laugh—in California, at least
          
            by Tom Danehy
          
          
          If a bona fide jerk calls you a jerk, does that make you the opposite of a jerk, or are you a jerk squared ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
New Ft. Huachuca chief is from Central Command (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The intelligence director for U.S. Central Command will assume
the top job at Southern Arizona's largest military
installation.

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations
are stated when available.

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Areawide

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Winter does an encore today although spring has sprung (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A huge dip in temperatures is ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Wednesday, March 31

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Bishop Kicanas' response to Star's questions (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Complete written response from ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Moreno struggled to defrock 2 priests (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The late Tucson Bishop Manuel ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
San Manuel factory fire is 'clearly devastating' (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/business/local/arti

San Manuel suffered a big economic ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Blaze damages San Manuel factory (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Fire destroyed most of a San ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Report: Jesse James seeks professional help in Tucson (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/entertainment/artic

Jesse James reportedly is seeking ... read more

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
Emergency drill planned for Thursday at casino west of Tucson (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Three local fire departments will be conducting an emergency response drill Thursday night at Casino del Sol, 5655 W. Valencia Road.

2010-04-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 01 2010\
High wind and fire warning issued for Southern Arizona (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A high wind warning is in effect for Southern Arizona from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. today in advance of a storm that is projected to bring some rain and cause a massive drop in area temperatures

2009-07-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 17 2009\
Tues, July 21- Tour of Evidence, Property and Identification Center (EPIC) (city) http://www.tucsonaz.gov/hottopics/epicto
Property and Identification Center (EPIC) Main Storage Facility Information Building
945 E. Ohio St., Tucson Arizona

2009-07-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 17 2009\
Teams ink deal to leave Tucson (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/301241
Tucson's two spring-training baseball teams have been promising to leave town. On Thursday, they announced where they're moving: the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community.

2009-07-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 17 2009\
Funding mix-up on US stimulus aid creates $250M windfall for schools (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/301216
PHOENIX — Arizona schools are going to get a $250 million windfall — twice as much in stimulus money as they expected — because, federal officials say, someone at the state didn't follow instructions for administering the program.

2009-07-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 17 2009\
Life stories : With her smile and caring, Kinkade made many people feel special (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/301242
Denise Kinkade had a knack for making people feel special.

2009-07-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 17 2009\
Tu Nudito day campers enjoy 'fun stuff' (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/301229
Children were screaming, laughing and hopping up and down in anticipation as they waited their turns to climb, jump, wiggle and tumble through inflatable castles, slides and obstacle courses.

2009-07-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 17 2009\
Bridge installed over 4th Ave. underpass (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/301210
WHAT: A pedestrian bridge over the Fourth Avenue underpass, allowing pedestrians to cross from the Historic Train Depot to a planned development on the east side of the street. The bridge is part of a project to widen the underpass, and add streetcar ... read more

2009-07-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 17 2009\
Holy cow! Magic Carpet bull gets a name, new life (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/301246
Forgive the 9-foot-tall, 13-foot long Magic Carpet bull for suffering a midlife crisis. He's well into his 40s, overweight — tipping the scales at 1 ton — and in a rut.

2009-07-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 17 2009\
Bear activity closes Huachuca Mts. campground (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/301244
A campground in the Huachuca Mountains will be closed for two weeks because of black-bear activity, authorities said.

2009-07-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 17 2009\
Small firms voice concern over health overhaul (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/301220
PHOENIX — A group of Arizona small-business owners, aiming to influence the direction of national health-care reform, expressed concerns Thursday about a government-run health insurance option.

2009-07-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 17 2009\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/301193
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.

2009-07-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 17 2009\
Law and Order (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/301250

  Victim shot month ago during robbery try dies

2009-07-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 17 2009\
UA cops first here to tweet with Twitter (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/301243
The University of Arizona Police Department has joined the Twitter online networking site to reach out to students and the community. So far the police have posted only one tweet.

2010-04-01 'Summer' Comes to Pima (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/summer-comes-to-pima/Content?oid=1895753

        
        by Trista Davis
          
          
          The Pima Community College Theatre Arts program wanted to end its season in a big way. "This show is massive," said Frank Pickard about William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream, which he is directing. "It's very unique that we have such a big show as our last show for this season." Pima's production of A Midsummer Night's Dream includes all of the original characters, who can be grouped together into three worlds: the mortals, rustics and fairies. While the fairies…
        

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2010-04-01 A Lot Going On (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/a-lot-going-on/Content?oid=1895833

        
        Spectacles, testicles and complex music: Welcome to the twisted world of Mr. Free and the Satellite Freakout
          
            by Stephen Seigel
          
          
          Ask the members of Mr. Free and the Satellite Freakout a simple question—in this case, "How do you all know each other?"—and all four members launch into overlapping stories, constantly interrupting and talking over each other, about random high school parties, childhood bands and Hitler on a stick. One question has been asked; 15 minutes have passed. It's fitting for a band whose members all claim to have "musical ADD," and who have mostly known each other for a large…
        

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2010-04-01 A Mythic Proposition (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/a-mythic-proposition/Content?oid=1895733

        
        A 'Tucson Weekly' investigation reveals that lawmakers have a new plan for Arizona government: turning over the keys to a private corporation
          
            by Lisa Lopfor
          
          
          Rex Swift wears a confident smile as he receives a rousing round of applause from the conservative crowd at the Thursday Morning Breakfast Club on a recent sunny morning. "The problem," explains Swift, "is that government is doing far too many things that the private sector could do, at much too high a cost." This is a message that Swift has been honing—and greatly profiting from—for years. A rising star on the conservative circuit and a familiar face to viewers…
        

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2010-04-01 Ask a Mexican! (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/ask-a-mexican/Content?oid=1895872

        
        by Gustavo Arellano
          
          
          Dear Readers: In honor of April Fools' Day, I turn this column over to Jim Gilchrist, founder of the Minuteman Project, to answer your preguntas. Enjoy! Dear Mexican: I'm a white, college-educated, liberal, Democrat, socialist U.S. citizen. I don't have any problem with Mexicans coming here to get a good job. From your perspective, why are Republicans and redneck dickheads so into building that big fence on the border? If there are so many "illegal" Mexican immigrants in the U.S.,…
        

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2010-04-01 Bishop Kicanas' response to Star's questions (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_80cdd198-3d24-11df-8711-001cc4c002e0.html

Complete written response from the Most Rev. Gerald f.
Kicanas, bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Tucson, to
questions from Arizona Daily Star reporter Patty Machelor
(3/31/10)

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2010-04-01 Blaze damages San Manuel factory (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_6ccf0e5a-3cf7-11df-a041-001cc4c002e0.html

Fire destroyed most of a San Manuel factory where styrofoam containers are made, authorities said.
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2010-04-01 Border Gadgets (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/border-gadgets/Content?oid=1895747

        
        Illegal crossers have motivated a series of fascinating technological innovations
          
            by Leo W. Banks
          
          
          What do the Squid, the puke ray and the Transborder Immigrant Tool have in common? The first two were created with taxpayer money to help secure our borders against those who cross illegally. The Transborder Tool was created with taxpayer money to help people cross our borders illegally. Is your head spinning yet? Let's see how weird this can get. The Transborder Tool had its media rollout late last year, and everyone wanted to hear about these Motorola cell phones,…
        

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2010-04-01 Borrowed Money (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/borrowed-money/Content?oid=1895744

        
        Ray Carroll's outspokenness about county debt may be leading to animosity
          
            by Dave Devine
          
          
          A policy disagreement over Pima County's debt has apparently become personal. Supervisor Ray Carroll says a member of the county's Bond Advisory Committee has filed a complaint against him with the Arizona Attorney General's office in retaliation for his outspokenness on the debt issue. A spokeswoman for that office declined to comment, and the person who Carroll claims filed the complaint didn't respond to e-mail messages from the Tucson Weekly. "I'm not doing this to be dramatic," says Carroll, a…
        

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2010-04-01 Boy Meets Reptile (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/boy-meets-reptile/Content?oid=1895829

        
        'How to Train Your Dragon' is no 'Up,' but it's engaging and enjoyable
          
            by Colin Boyd
          
          
          In the Viking village of Berk, Hiccup (voiced by Jay Baruchel) is the unlikeliest hero imaginable. Surrounded by burly, bearded Norsemen, Hiccup is a clumsy flyweight whose every effort to help the village fight the many airborne attacks by hordes of dragons backfires. But when he wounds the feared Night Fury dragon with a one-in-a-million shot—and realizes he doesn't have it in him to kill—a curious friendship between boy and dragon is born. How to Train Your Dragon is based…
        

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2010-04-01 Brave New Future (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/brave-new-future/Content?oid=1895851

        
        The finale of Charles Bowden's coffee-table-book trilogy shines a light on the harsh, ever-changing West
          
            by Jon Shumaker
          
          
          A year ago, I ran into Charlie Keating at an ice-cream parlor in a ritzy suburb of Phoenix. Keating, you'll recall, was one of the major players behind the savings-and-loan crisis back in the '80s and actually did some prison time. He told me, "You know, if all that had happened today, they (the government) would've simply handed me a $5 billion bailout, and that would've been that." Stunned, I stared at him—and realized the man was probably right. Tucson…
        

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2010-04-01 Canned Hunt (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/canned-hunt/Content?oid=1895742

        
        Special interests seek to stack the Arizona Game and Fish Commission
          
            by Tim Vanderpool
          
          
          Every few years, as if on cue, a Phoenix-based hunting cabal launches a ham-fisted power grab. Back in 2000, under the name Arizonans for Wildlife Conservation, the group unsuccessfully pushed a ballot measure aimed at squashing the public's ability to enact hunting restrictions. The goal? To block a replay of 1994, when a voters' initiative outlawed the medieval practice of catching animals in leg-hold traps. In 2006, many of the same players—this time under the name Arizona Sportsmen for Wildlife—outdid…
        

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2010-04-01 City Week (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/city-week/Content?oid=1895755

        
        Dispatches: The Killing Zone screening; Author M.E. Harrigan; Author Karen Anderson; Papers screening
          
            by Will Ferguson
          
          
          A Palestinian Perspective Dispatches: The Killing Zone screening 7 p.m., Monday, April 5 UA Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering Auditorium 1130 N. Mountain Ave. 622-6419 On March 16, 2003, a 23 year-old American peace activist died in an attempt to save the home of a Palestinian family in the Israeli-occupied Gaza Strip. Rachel Corrie, a member of the International Solidarity Movement, was run over by an Israeli Defense Force bulldozer as it paved the way for Jewish settlers in Rafah. The…
        

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2010-04-01 Danehy (weekly)
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        Stoners may get the last laugh—in California, at least
          
            by Tom Danehy
          
          
          If a bona fide jerk calls you a jerk, does that make you the opposite of a jerk, or are you a jerk squared? In the same manner, if a stoner calls you boring, what does that mean, exactly? You've got this guy who uses a drug that clouds his mind, dulls his coordination and slurs his speech, and he's going to call somebody else "boring." I don't get it. I realize that writing for an "alternative" paper suggests that…
        

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2010-04-01 Deaths (starnet-local)
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The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations
are stated when available.

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2010-04-01 Emergency drill planned for Thursday at casino west of Tucson (starnet-local)
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Three local fire departments will be conducting an emergency response drill Thursday night at Casino del Sol, 5655 W. Valencia Road.
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2010-04-01 Glorious Meat 'n' Potatoes (weekly)
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        Inca's Peruvian Cuisine has mastered the art of simple, flavorful food combinations
          
            by Jacqueline Kuder
          
          
          Sometimes you have to appreciate the beauty of simplicity. Do one thing, and do it well. It seems that so many restaurants these days are trying to please everyone, creating menus that are veritable tomes and doling out overly large portions of mediocrity. Our collective palate has been so dulled by sodium- and preservative-drenched foods that simply prepared dishes featuring just a handful of fresh ingredients are overlooked by most. Inca's Peruvian Cuisine is, in one word, simple—but the seemingly…
        

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2010-04-01 Guest Opinion (weekly)
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        Spring training's departure from Tucson is just another sign that MLB is ditching smaller-town fans
          
            by John Robert Crawford
          
          
          The finales of Cactus League baseball at Tucson Electric Park and Hi Corbett Field were played earlier this week, representing another loss for the "little guy" under the poor leadership of Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig. The greater metropolitan Phoenix area needs another spring training tenant like the desert needs another dune buggy, yet the Colorado Rockies and (in a particularly heartless move) the local favorite Arizona Diamondbacks will move up Interstate 10 to join the already overpopulated Phoenix…
        

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2010-04-01 High wind and fire warning issued for Southern Arizona (starnet-local)
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A high wind warning is in effect for Southern Arizona from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. today in advance of a storm that is projected to bring some rain and cause a massive drop in area temperatures
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2010-04-01 Live (weekly)
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        Ramsey Lewis Trio and Patti Austin
          
            by Gene Armstrong
          
          
          RAMSEY LEWIS TRIO AND PATTI AUSTIN FRIDAY, MARCH 26 UA Centennial Hall It was a good night for jazz in Tucson when the Ramsey Lewis Trio played UA Centennial Hall last Friday. Fit and trim, pianist and composer Lewis looked a good 15 years younger than his actual age of 74. And he played with the timeless fire of a musician who has paid his dues, been up and been down, and played the world over, yet he still brings…
        

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2010-04-01 Lottery (starnet-local)
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Drawings for Wednesday, March 31

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2010-04-01 Mailbag (weekly)
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        Claim: First Things First Article Was a 'Slap in the Face' Tim Vanderpool's article, "First Things First?" (Currents, March 11) was a slap in the face to an effort that has made significant improvements in the lives of young children in Arizona. You forgot to mention that because of First Things First funding in Central Pima County, 1,110 children have received access to child care; 1,450 early educators will receive professional development; 750 families have received parenting support; 203 early…
        

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2010-04-01 Moreno struggled to defrock 2 priests (starnet-local)
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The late Tucson Bishop Manuel D. Moreno, often characterized as
a poor advocate for sexual abuse victims, struggled with both canon
law and Vatican mandates in his efforts to defrock two local
priests
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2010-04-01 Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local)
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Areawide

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2010-04-01 New Ft. Huachuca chief is from Central Command (starnet-local)
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The intelligence director for U.S. Central Command will assume
the top job at Southern Arizona's largest military
installation.

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2010-04-01 Noshing Around (weekly)
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        Food Wars; New Farmers' Markets; Diablos Sports Bar and Grill; Guiseppe's
          
            by Adam Borowitz
          
          
          Guiseppe's Joe Scordato is back with an Italian restaurant called Guiseppe's, at 6060 N. Oracle Road. Scordato—who's been absent from the restaurant business since he sold Trattoria Guiseppe eight years ago—says everything is made from scratch, and that entrée prices top out at about $16. The wine list is also modestly priced, and a draught Peroni will set you back $2.75. The restaurant reportedly pulls in quite the crowd during dinner hours; reservations are recommended for weekend nights. Hours: 11…
        

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2010-04-01 Now Showing at Home (weekly)
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        Toy Story and Toy Story 2 (Blu-ray); Fantastic Mr. Fox (Blu-ray); The Men Who Stare at Goats (Blu-ray)
          
            by Bob Grimm
          
          
          Toy Story and Toy Story 2 (Blu-ray) DISNEY MOVIES A SPECIAL FEATURES A- BLU-RAY GEEK FACTOR 9.5 (OUT OF 10) [image-1] Here they are, the Pixar films that got the whole craze started. The original Toy Story and its sequel have aged gracefully, and Disney is getting them out on Blu-ray (sold separately) as we approach the release of Toy Story 3 on June 18. It's hard to believe that Toy Story was the first feature-length attempt at a CGI-animated…
        

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2010-04-01 Police Dispatch (weekly)
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        Extreme parking-lot rage; let's do it in the cart
          
            by Anna Mirocha
          
          
          LET'S DO IT IN THE CART SOUTH SARASOTA BOULEVARD MARCH 2, 5:30 P.M. A woman on her nightly stroll was aggressively propositioned by a man in a vehicle that didn't even have a backseat, according to a Pima County Sheriff's Department report. The reportee said she had been walking on a Tucson Mountains trail, as she does every evening, when an elderly Caucasian male with long white hair pulled up beside her in a golf cart and asked her if…
        

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2010-04-01 Report: Jesse James seeks professional help in Tucson (starnet-local)
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Jesse James reportedly is seeking professional help at Sierra Tucson.
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2010-04-01 San Manuel factory fire is 'clearly devastating' (starnet-local)
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San Manuel suffered a big economic setback when a fire Wednesday
destroyed a plastic- foam factory that employed about 200
people.

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2010-04-01 Soundbites (weekly)
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        It's festival season; in the barrio; transmogrify this!; short takes; on the bandwagon
          
            by Stephen Seigel
          
          
          IT'S FESTIVAL SEASON Say goodbye to the mayhem of March music madness and hello to April, which is considerably less busy—aside from a bevy of festivals, including our own Spring Club Crawl®, KFMA Day, KLPX Fest, Country Thunder and the Pima County Fair. This week would seem to be indicative of what to expect for the rest of the month: There aren't a lot of high-profile shows, but there is one very special festival. IN THE BARRIO The festival of…
        

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2010-04-01 Surfer Blood: Astro Coast (Kanine) (weekly)
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        by Eric Swedlund
          
          
          Astro Coast, the debut from West Palm Beach, Fla., quintet Surfer Blood, stitches together the big hooks of party rock, a bit of '80s synth, surf-inflected indie rock and some dance-y Brit-pop. The band's exuberance makes this an exciting and inviting record, but beyond the great first impression, Astro Coast begins to feel flat, with vocals buried under an over-reliance on production effects and a nagging lack of distinction. The band's most creative aspects are its greatest strengths—terrific guitar melodies…
        

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2010-04-01 T Q&A (weekly)
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        Lori Kiefer
          
            by Trista Davis
          
          
          Lori Kiefer knows what it's like to be a veteran looking for a job in Southern Arizona. The Army veteran and Tucson resident is an employment specialist for Project HERO, a program with a mission to help disabled veterans get job training, find jobs and start careers. The goal is to serve 240 people per year. Their services are free; participants must be unemployed, provide proof of military service and provide proof of disability. Call 790-7677 for more information. What…
        

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2010-04-01 Top Ten in Books (weekly)
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        Mostly Books best-sellers for the week
          
          
          Mostly Books best-sellers for the week ending March 26, 2010 1. The Girl Who Played With Fire Stieg Larsson, Vintage ($7.99) 2. Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet Jamie Ford, Ballantine ($15) 3. The Sea of Monsters Rick Riordan, Disney-Hyperion ($7.99) 4. Society's Child: My Autobiography Janis Ian, Tarcher ($16.95) 5. The Wimpy Kid Movie Diary Jeff Kinney, Amulet ($14.95) 6. The Elegance of the Hedgehog Muriel Barbery, Europa ($15) 7. A Reliable Wife Robert Goolrick, Algonquin ($14.95)…
        

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2010-04-01 Top Ten in Movies (weekly)
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        Casa Video's top rentals for the week
          
          
          Casa Video's top rentals for the week ending March 28, 2010 1. The Blind Side Warner Bros. 2. Up in the Air Paramount 3. The Men Who Stare at Goats Anchor Bay 4. Fantastic Mr. Fox 20th Century Fox 5. Where the Wild Things Are Warner Bros. 6. Brothers Lionsgate 7. Precious: Based on the Novel "Push" by Sapphire Lionsgate 8. A Serious Man Universal 9. 2012 Sony 10. The Hurt Locker Summit…
        

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2010-04-01 Top Ten in Music (weekly)
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        The 17th St. Guitar and World Music Store top sales for the week
          
          
          The 17th St. Guitar and World Music Store top sales for the week ending March 26, 2010 1. The Chieftains featuring Ry Cooder San Patricio (Hear Music) 2. Johnny Cash American VI: Ain't No Grave (American Recordings/Lost Highway) 3. Eric Bibb Booker's Guitar (Telarc) 4. Luther Allison Songs From the Road (Ruf) 5. The Carnivaleros Happy Homestead (self-released) 6. Batucaxé The Blessing of the Beat (self-released) 7. New Riders of the Purple Sage Where I Come From (Woodstock) 8. Stefan…
        

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2010-04-01 Weekly Wide Web (weekly)
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        Stimulate This!
          
            by Nick Smith
          
          
          If you like your Web sites easily navigable, you should avoid any URL ending in .gov. Recovery.gov may be the best-designed government Web site we can find. However, that's a bit like saying Tucson is the ski capital of Southern Arizona—it's technically true, but it doesn't count for much. From October through December 2009, according to Recovery.gov, Tucson raked in nearly $190 million in federal stimulus dollars, or 5.9 percent of the $3.2 billion allocated to Arizona so far. The…
        

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2010-04-01 Winter does an encore today although spring has sprung (starnet-local)
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A huge dip in temperatures is expected today as a storm bringing
rain and possibly snow hits the region, according to the National
Weather Service.

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