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2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
Picture This: Casting Shadows on Golden Concrete (weekly)

This is the last of a series of three photographs of the Militia taken by UA School of Journalism student Katrina Arrington. The other photographs can be found here and here.…
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2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
High Hopes: Med Marijuana Moves Ahead (weekly)

Just a few days ago, we expressed skepticism that Prop 203, the medical marijuana initiative, would make a comeback, but with the counting of provisional ballots, the Yes side now has a 4,421 vote lead over the No side.
Matt Benson ... read more

2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
New Restaurant at Nur Market (weekly)

        There’s a new restaurant inside Nur Market, the African specialty-foods store at 3565 E. Speedway Blvd. The menu isn’t finalized yet, but for now, you can get everything from spaghetti to goat curry, pita-bread sandwiches ... read more

2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
Masaa El Kheer, Range Readers: Take an Arabic Class (weekly)

Starting Saturday, Nov. 13, the Islamic Center of Tucson will offer a beginning Arabic class. It's free and open to the community and no registration is required.…
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2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
Light Reading for the Weekend on the Foreclosure Crisis (weekly)

        Matt Taibbi, who might be the most vital reporter working today not currently employed by the Tucson Weekly, spends a day in a Florida foreclosure court for Rolling Stone and what he witnesses is wildly depressing/infuriating:
When you ... read more

2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
Totally Nuts: Pecan Festival Next Weekend (weekly)

        You can do all sorts of things with pecans. Rachel Ray makes martinis out of them, others make beer out of them.…
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2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
Native American POV on SB 1070 (weekly)

        At a Nov. 9 discussion at Cornell University on Native American rights, Arizona's SB 1070 came up as panelists explained the profound impact the legislation has on Native Americans living near the border:
More importantly, he added ... read more

2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
Loft Film Fest Continues: Baby It's You and My Dog Tulip (weekly)

The Loft's film fest continues today with Baby It's You, a John Sayles flick I remember seeing at the Loft when it came out way back in ’83, back when the theatre was the ramshackle but lovable New Loft that was located on Sixth ... read more

2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
New in Oro Valley: Skrambles Café (weekly)

        A new breakfast and lunch place called Skrambles Café: The Eggsperts has opened in the old Cibaria Cucina Italiana spot at 12985 N. Oracle Road in Oro Valley.
Hours are 5:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Monday through Saturday; and 8 a.m ... read more

2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
Nine Southern Arizona Projects Benefit from Alliance Fund (weekly)

        The LGBT&S Alliance Fund announced this week it will distribute $28,303 to nine area projects as part of the funding organization's 2011 grant cycle.
From the press release:
The Alliance Fund, a special project of the Community Foundation ... read more

2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
Let's Put a Stop to the Rumors About Guiseppe's Ristorante Italiano (weekly)

        There have been a few rumors floating around lately about Joe Scordato’s restaurant Guiseppe’s Ristorante Italiano at 6060 N. Oracle Road. Those rumors — some of which were posted as a comment on this blog—implied ... read more

2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
McCain vs. McCain: Cindy Supports Allowing Gays To Serve Openly in Military (weekly)

Cindy McCain takes on her own hubby on the topic of Don't Ask, Don't Tell. Details here.
The New York Times called on McCain to back down on his opposition to repealing Don't Ask, Don't Tell yesterday:Mr. McCain, who previously expressed ... read more

2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
Here's a New One: Coulter Wants to Repeal the 26th Amendment (weekly)

        I know we're not generally supposed to take Ann Coulter seriously at this point, but I have to admit that she's come up with a somewhat unique political stance: repealing the 26th Amendment and raising the voting age back to 21.
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2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
Aw, Pearce Broke His Promise? So Shocking (weekly)

From the Arizona Capitol Times:
There seems to be only one topic of conversation at the Capitol right now: Is Russell Pearce already breaking the promise he made to win the contest for Senate president last week?
There seem to be differing ... read more

2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
Rooftop Reveling (weekly)

        The Pennington Street Garage again serves as a dance/performance venue
            by Margaret Regan
            NEW ARTiculations Dance Theatre had so much fun performing The Invisible City ... read more

2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
Away From Misery (weekly)

        A program fusing yoga and meditation helps veterans deal with a variety of pain and stress
            by Kate Harrison
            Richard Vandemark was talking about the young veteran he ... read more

2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
Live (weekly)

        The Apples in Stereo, Fol Chen: Plush, Wednesday, Nov. 3
            by Linda Ray
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2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
Radar van locations (starnet-local)

The city's two police radar vans are scheduled to snap
photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the
Tucson Police Department:

2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
Yumans mobilize to save their Territorial Prison (starnet-local)

Nine months ago, the Yuma community mobilized into chain gangs
to raise more than $70,000 in 60 days to save the Yuma Territorial
Prison from the state park system's cutting block.

2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
Blood donations (starnet-local)

The American Red Cross will be seeking blood donors at these
times and places in the area next week. To schedule an appointment,
call 1-800-733-2767.

2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
Lawyer recalls role in radiation-poisoning battle (starnet-local)

It's nice and all to say attorney Dale Haralson worked free for
years on behalf of "downwinders" - those who suffered radiation
poisoning due to atomic-bomb tests in Nevada in the 1950s and

2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
Ben's Bells: Creator of BMX park belled; 'a role model for these kids' (starnet-local)

The recipient of this ... read more

2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
SW Gas seeks rate hike of $9 a month in winter (starnet-local)

Southwest Gas Corp. on Friday filed a proposed rate increase
that would boost the average residential customer's monthly bill by
about $9 in the winter and about $2.50 in the summer.

2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
Correction (starnet-local)

The name of Kenney D's was misspelled in "Two Bites of Hoagie
Heaven" on Pages 26-27 in Thursday's Caliente.

2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
Bike Swap Meet on N. Fourth Ave. to be held today (starnet-local)

Looking for some new bike parts?

2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
Salvation Army in need of turkeys, pies for meal (starnet-local)

The Salvation Army of ... read more

2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local)

Drawings for Friday, Nov. 12

2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
Pecan-grove owners show plans for big development (starnet-local)

Owners of the pecan ... read more

2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
R. Sedlmayr, former voice of McKale, dies (starnet-local)

The man who first elicited ... read more

2010-11-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 13 2010\
Tucson Salvation Army asks for donations for Thanksgiving meals (starnet-local)

The Salvation Army of Tucson needs frozen turkeys and pre-baked
pies for its 26th annual thanksgiving dinner.

2010-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2010\
Many at F-35 forum ask to judge noise with flyby (starnet-local)
Nearly 170 people turned out Monday night for a public meeting on an Air Force proposal to locate a noisy new fighter jet in Tucson — but the question most on their minds couldn't be answered by military personnel on hand to address their concerns. ... read more

2010-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2010\
AZ senators take aim at 'high-cost home loans' (starnet-local)
PHOENIX — State senators agreed Monday to try to protect Arizonans against the kind of mortgage practices that got so many into trouble in the first place.

2010-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2010\
GOP 'reinterpretation' would sharply cut free care in AHCCCS (starnet-local)
PHOENIX — Republican legislative leaders are planning what could be an end run around voters to scale back the state's program of free health care.

2010-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2010\
Spike Lee's UA lecture: Tickets $5 this week (starnet-local)
Spike Lee and University of Arizona officials hope his fans do the right thing and buy tickets to watch his lecture on campus later this month.

2010-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2010\
Jobless-pay delay looms for thousands (starnet-local)
Eighty-two thousand Arizonans may not receive their next extended unemployment checks on time unless Congress promptly authorizes an extension of benefits, says a Department of Economic Security spokesman.

2010-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2010\
Ballot may include election funding (starnet-local)
PHOENIX — State senators voted Monday to ask voters to dump the Clean Elections system they approved 12 years ago, but without actually killing the program.

2010-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2010\
Regents are given an earful by foes of tuition increase (starnet-local)
Students said they were "disappointed," "shocked" and "irate" at tuition and fee increases proposed for the three state universities.

2010-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2010\
Life stories : Pace's positive energy was highly contagious (starnet-local)
Ashira Pace glowed.

2010-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2010\
Student of the week (starnet-local)
Jasmine Dunn-Nelson

2010-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2010\
El Niño giving us a rainy winter, as expected (starnet-local)
Tucson is off to a wet start in 2010.

2010-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local)
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.

2010-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2010\
Senate to ask voters to repeal lawmakers' term limits (starnet-local)
A divided Senate voted Monday to ask voters to repeal the limits on the terms of lawmakers. SCR 1007 seeks to overturn a 1992 constitutional change approved by voters which says no person can serve more than eight years in the same legislative post.

2010-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2010\
Two men shot fatally at midtown home (starnet-local)
Police are looking for a man responsible for killing two men in midtown on Monday.

2010-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2010\
Radar van locations (starnet-local)
The city's two police radar vans are scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2010-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2010\
Border crossers, fed up with robbers, say they beat 2, killing 1 (starnet-local)
A new type of vigilante assault occurred in Southern Arizona's borderlands Monday morning, according to law enforcement reports.

2010-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2010\
corrections (starnet-local)
• The subhead on a "TV show to explore Pluto's 'demotion,' " Sunday on 1B, should not have identified Mark Sykes as a "UA expert." He is director of the Planetary Science Institute. Also in that story: Ceres and Vesta, targets of NASA's Dawn mission ... read more

2010-03-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 02 2010\
Law & Order Briefs (starnet-local)

  Man held in break-in, assault on boy, 10

2009-06-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 17 2009\
TFD's After Action Report for Arts District Warehouse Buildings (city)
The inspection of the State-owned warehouse buildings revealed imminent life safety violations in six occupancies that require the discrepancies to be abated or the occupants to be evacuated.

2009-06-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 17 2009\
Completing the Tucson Origins Orientation Film (city)
Recently, the City Manager decided to complete the documentary film that was planned to be used for visitor orientation at the Tucson Origins Heritage Park.

2009-06-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 17 2009\
Final cost to city for short film: $820,000 (starnet-local)
The city spent $820,000 to hire a Washington, D.C.-based video firm to produce a 12- to 15-minute video about the history of Tucson's West Side cultural birthplace.

2009-06-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 17 2009\
City delay may doom Downtown deal (starnet-local)
The City Council voted Tuesday to postpone approval of a development agreement for the east end of Downtown around the Rialto Theatre, prompting the developers to say they're pulling out.

2009-06-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 17 2009\
Pima faces class-action lawsuit on strip searches (starnet-local)
Being strip-searched in Southern Arizona could become a lucrative revenue stream for thousands of people if a federal class-action lawsuit against Pima County is successful.

2009-06-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 17 2009\
State in 'bull's-eye' for change (starnet-local)
Climate change is not simply inevitable in the United States; it is under way, concludes a report issued Tuesday by the White House.

2009-06-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 17 2009\
Study: Ariz. K-8 public schools beat charters (starnet-local)
A new study by a Stanford University research center determined that Arizona charter schools as a whole don't perform as well as their traditional K-8 counterparts.

2009-06-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 17 2009\
Diploma, yearbook photo big rewards for teen (starnet-local)
Deb Hilton wanted nothing more than to see her autistic son graduate from high school. So much so that she even quit her job to see him through it.

2009-06-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 17 2009\
Life stories : Physician who fled Castro always gave to new home (starnet-local)
Dr. Elisa Hurtado and her family arrived in the United States from Cuba in 1961 with little more than the $200 she'd hidden in her daughter's doll.

2009-06-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 17 2009\
Case alleges theft, fraud in auto sales; 2 plead not guilty (starnet-local)
Two California men who own a Tucson-based car dealership were arraigned Tuesday in Pima County Superior Court on multiple fraud, theft and money-laundering charges.

2009-06-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 17 2009\
Quick read: 911 home-invasion slayings call released (starnet-local)
  911 home-invasion slayings call released

2009-06-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 17 2009\
Brewer takes budget fight to Arizona's high court (starnet-local)
PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer issued a warning to Republican lawmakers from the steps of the Arizona Supreme Court Tuesday: She will not be "tricked" into signing their budget.

2009-06-17 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 17 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local)
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

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