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2011-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2011\
Thousands Race for Breast Cancer Survivors, Research (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
Written and Produced By Melanie Huonker
Thousands laced up at Gene C. Reid Park for the 13th Annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure.
Organizers estimated more than 11,000 people participated to honor survivors and those who ... read more

2011-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2011\
If You Enjoy Watching People Fall Off Big Wheels... (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
Enjoy this compilation of minor mishaps from this weekend's Bring Your Own Big Wheel event in San Francisco. It will become immediately evident why they make participants sign a waiver.…
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2011-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2011\
UA Ice Hockey Now a Club Sport, Minus Golembiewski (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        From the University of Arizona:
Collegiate ice hockey, a fixture at the University of Arizona for more than three decades, is getting a new look and new name. The students of the UA's club ice hockey team are partnering with ... read more

2011-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2011\
Arizona Education Network Releases Legislative Voting Report (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        This is my favorite time of the year, when the good, nonpartisan folks at the Arizona Education Network release their Legislative report card to let us know who voted against public education.
This is always especially good ... read more

2011-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2011\
NBC Cancels Terrible Show No One Was Watching (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
The Paul Reiser Show didn't make it long - not really a surprise, since it was a bad photocopy of Curb Your Enthusiasm, and, well, not funny at all. Now, the show joins the ranks of one of the shortest series runs in television ... read more

2011-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2011\
If You Want to See Fleet Foxes at the Rialto, Get Tickets Now (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
According to the Rialto's Facebook feed, they have less than 50 tickets left for the Fleet Foxes show there on May 8th. Don't be the jerk who complains on the night of show about how it sold out before you could get tickets ... read more

2011-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2011\
Call Gov. Brewer! Ask Her To Veto SB 1593! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        The Associated Press notes that many citizens are contacting Brewer to urge her to veto or sign bills:
Gov. Jan Brewer is getting plenty of advice on what to do with the pile of 168 bills awaiting her signature or veto following ... read more

2011-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2011\
Something Sweet Dessert Lounge Is Closing (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        In some of the worst dining news to come across this desk in awhile, Something Sweet Dessert Lounge announced this weekend that it will be closing at the end of the month.
The dessert lounge — which opened in 2003 and ... read more

2011-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2011\
If You Didn't Already, Watch Last Week's "Parks & Recreation" (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        While the show isn't apparently high-minded enough to make Jordan Green's Idiot Boksen column, every week that there's a new episode of Parks & Recreation lately, it seems to just reinforce my belief that the show is the best ... read more

2011-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2011\
The Atlantic Monthly Recommends Listening to Metal (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
I had no idea, but my obsession the last few years with listening to as much Black Sabbath as possible has helped me understand the world as it really is, according to a strange article in this month's Atlantic, a bottomless ... read more

2011-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2011\
UPDATED: Maroon 5 to [Not] Play Phoenix This September, In Case You Were Wondering (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
[UPDATE: Despite the fact that this date appeared on the band's website for most of the day, according to Maroon 5's publicist, the show never actually existed: "There is no date in AZ I was given the wrong info for our release ... read more

2011-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2011\
Thank You, Election Gods, For Marshall Home™ (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Mayoral candidate (for now) Marshall Home™ visited the Drinking Liberally function at the Shanty last night, and while there's precisely zero chance that Home, who has apparently "trademarked" his name, will be Tucson ... read more

2011-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2011\
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:

2011-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2011\
Share low gas prices with others on StarNet (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

As gas prices continue to rise, when you stumble upon a really
low price, you want to share your good fortune. StarNet can help
you do this. Good or bad, we'd like you to share what you paid on
our in

2011-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2011\
Corrections (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• "Bill would end merit system for many workers," Saturday on
A1, incorrectly stated the role of state Sen. Frank Antenori in the
legislation that would reduce job protections for many count

2011-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2011\
State board: Local doctor can see only male patients (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The Arizona Medical Board decided Monday in a hastily called
meeting to prohibit a Tucson doctor from seeing female patients
after it received a report saying he may be a danger to the
public.

2011-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2011\
Carondelet, UA medical college split $9M gift (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The roughly $9 million estate of a Tucson couple will go to the
Carondelet Health Network and the University of Arizona with a
purpose of improving local health care.

2011-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Monday, April 25

2011-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2011\
Share low gas prices with others on StarNet (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Did you buy gas today ... read more

2011-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2011\
Indigent given honors they deserved (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

SIERRA VISTA - They ... read more

2011-04-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 26 2011\
Man found shot outside burning Tucson house (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A man suffering from a gunshot wound was found outside a burning
house in midtown early Monday, officials said.

2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
Air War Update: Paton Up With New Ad Today. Plus, New Fundraising Numbers (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Republican Jonathan Paton has a new ad in the Congressional District 8 primary. We couldn't find an embed code, so you'll have to click here to watch it, but it features his former Sunday school teacher and other friends talking about ... read more

2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
CD8: Kelly Out-Raises Paton in Latest Reporting Period (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Jesse Kelly, the insurgent Republican candidate fighting for the GOP nomination in Congressional District 8, out-raised former state lawmaker Jonathan Paton in the most recent reporting period.
Kelly brought in $78,528 between July ... read more

2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
Ben Quayle: "Somebody Has To Go to Washington and Knock the Hell out of the Place" (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
Congressional candidate Ben Quayle, son of former VP Dan Quayle, has a new ad in which he argues: "Somebody has to go to Washington and knock the hell out of the place."
Meanwhile, someone complained today that we don't do enough tawdry ... read more

2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
U.S. Senate Race: Glassman Enters Air War (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
Democrat Rodney Glassman puts up TV ads in his four-way Democratic primary in hopes of geting some name ID before Election Day. More on the candidates in TW's cover story this week.…
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2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
Why You Should Not Vote for Andrew Thomas as Arizona Attorney General (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        We're far removed by the strange political-legal circus that was underway in Maricopa County while Republican Andrew Thomas was county attorney, so we're not even going to try to summarize Thomas' crusade against the judges and the Maricopa ... read more

2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
A State Treasurer Candidate Who Can't Keep Track of His Own Finances? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Stephen Lemons of the Phoenix New Times dishes on former Cold Stone Creamery CEO Doug Ducey, a Republican running for state treasurer who failed to pay taxes on his own home. Given that he's running for the job of keeping track of the ... read more

2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
CD8: Paton Doesn't Snag Olson's Endorsement (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        When Republican Brian Miller withdrew from the race last night, former UA basketball coach Lute Olson was on hand to say a few words.
"Brian is going to continue working toward goals he feels are critical," said Olson, who had endorsed ... read more

2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
Mexican Classics (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/mexic

        
        by D.J. Ochoa
          
          
          
            Throughout the years, now-classic films have given audiences enjoyable experiences from start to finish—but not all of those classic movies were made in the United States ... read more

2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
Kids These Days (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/kids-

        
        'Scott Pilgrim' features exciting action, superior music and enjoyable characters
          
            by Bob Grimm
          
          
          
            Scott Pilgrim vs. the World is a film that nicely encapsulates the state ... read more

2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
Top Ten in Music (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Toxic Ranch Records top sales for the week ending Aug. 7, 2010
          
          
          
            Toxic Ranch Records top sales for the week ending Aug. 7, 2010 1.…
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2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
Red Meat (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/red-m

        
        by Max Cannon
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2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
The Skinny (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/the-s

        
        Is Jesse Kelly leading the CD 8 GOP race? … A Tea Partier takes on Jesse Kelly … Get schooled with the superintendent of public instruction candidates.
          
            by Jim Nintzel ... read more

2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
City Week (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/city-

        
        "A Night of Three Short Plays"; Readings by Rebecca Seiferle and Dolores Connelly; God on Trial by Richard Morris; India Independence Day Celebration
          
            by Anna Mirocha ... read more

2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
Now Showing at Home (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/now-s

        
        Kick-Ass (Two-Disc Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack + Digital Copy); Diary of a Wimpy Kid (Blu-ray); Louie Bluie
          
            by Bob Grimm
          
          
          
            Kick-Ass (Two-Disc Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack + Digital ... read more

2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
Live (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/live/

        
        Tokyo Police Club
          
            by Sean Bottai
          
          
          
            TOKYO POLICE CLUB PLUSH…
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2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
Random Shots (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/rando

        
        
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2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
Return of the Artists (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/retur

        
        A renaissance may be coming to the Warehouse District
          
            by Dave Devine
          
          
          
            The building at 35 E. Toole Ave., which opened in 1928 as a plumbing-supply warehouse, is known ... read more

2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
T Q&A (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/t-qan

        
        Stephanie Parker
          
            by Mari Herreras
          
          
          
            When you're a young woman, finding your place in the world can be difficult enough—and when a disability is part of the challenge ... read more

2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
Italian on the Move (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/itali

        
        Larger digs have done nothing to diminish the food coming out of the Tavolino kitchen
          
            by Rita Connelly
          
          
          
            When a restaurant makes the kind of big move that Tavolino recently ... read more

2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
The Grownup Noise: Shall We? (Self-Released) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/the-g

        
        by Annie Holub
          
          
          
            Boston's The Grownup Noise are anything but noisy. For them, maturity means a contemplative focus of sound.…
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2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
Confidentially Speaking... (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/confi

        
        by Jimmy Boegle
          
          
          
            Confidential to the reader who called me last week and, after I answered the phone, said: "Oh, um, I was hoping to get your voicemail": I'm sorry for actually answering my ... read more

2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
Police Dispatch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/polic

        
        Out of order; Snake in the complex
          
            by Anna Mirocha
          
          
          
            OUT OF ORDER WEST INA ROAD…
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2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Thursday, Aug. 12

2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
Get away to federal lands free this weekend (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The hills are alive ... read more

2010-08-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 13 2010\
Basis charter school opening in OV (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Classes start Monday ... read more

2009-11-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 30 2009\
Volunteer shoppers sweeten gift-giving for VA patients (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319443
For some, holiday shopping is a chore. For Kathy Szakonyi, it's a salute to warriors past.

2009-11-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 30 2009\
Road runner : Photo radar shoots a fake, cites owner of legit 'N JOY AZ' plate (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319436
Everyone loves to hate photo radar, but this guy really has a reason to do so.

2009-11-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 30 2009\
1 dead as gunmen hit SW-side home (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319452
A teen was killed early Sunday morning when three men burst into a home southwest of Tucson in an apparent home invasion, a Pima County Sheriff's Department official said.

2009-11-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 30 2009\
Grasslands Fair set at wildlife refuge (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319466
Grasslands stretching to the far horizon form the heart of the Buenos Aires National Wildlife Refuge — and the Grasslands Fair set for Saturday will celebrate life in this grand, scenic terrain.

2009-11-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 30 2009\
Bonnie Henry : Roots of Tucson warehouse connected to a family tree (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319461
Funny how one story leads to another — though not necessarily in chronological order.

2009-11-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 30 2009\
Pawnshop vigilance pays off in hard cash (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319448
Pawnshop owner Michael Sattinger can spot the type.

2009-11-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 30 2009\
Bill: Won't you donate to ailing state? (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319446
PHOENIX — So how much are you willing to give, voluntarily, to help the state out of its financial hole?

2009-11-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 30 2009\
Off-roaders, hunters get scrutiny (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319449
A checkpoint staffed by several agencies Sunday in the Redington area sought to enforce rules on hunting and off-road-vehicle use.

2009-11-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 30 2009\
Snow alert set for high areas (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319470
The National Weather Service issued a winter-weather advisory through noon today for snow above 4,500 feet.

2009-11-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 30 2009\
Neighbors Briefs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319467

  Access Tucson to start holiday drive

2009-11-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 30 2009\
Victims in Sat. I-10 dust storm crash ID'd (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319457
  Victims in Sat. I-10 dust storm crash ID'd

2009-11-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 30 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319455
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-11-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 30 2009\
Education Notes (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319475
  TUSD releases online guide to its schools

2009-03-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 17 2009\
Veteran, ex-con finds help to change life (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
Oscar Varela says he once made a living stealing cars and renting them to "friends" to raise money for drugs.


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