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2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
City Elections 2011: Ortega Out of Ward 1 Race? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        We're told by two sources that Democrat Marcia Ortega, who was making her political debut with a campaign against Ward 1 Councilwoman Regina Romero, will be dropping out of the race. We've contacted Ortega to find out her plans and will ... read more

2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
Artistic Range: Francois Robert at Etherton Gallery (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
"Kalashnikov," 2008, from "Stop the Violence" by Francois Robert, is part of Flesh, Bone, Spirit, continuing at Etherton Gallery, 135 S. Sixth Ave., through March 26.
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2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
Legislative Week in Review, via Random Musings (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Random Musings rounds up highlights from the week at the Legislature, including a list of bills that are made progress in recent days:
-A lot of very bad bills gained committee approval this week. A very brief list:
SB1467 (barring educational ... read more

2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
Grijalva & Congressional Progressive Caucus Stand By Wisconsin Workers (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
Press release from Congressman Raul Grijalva:In video statements today, Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC) Co-Chairs Raúl M. Grijalva and Keith Ellison voiced their support for the workers of Wisconsin and decried the ideological ... read more

2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
Watch Instead of Working: A Short Film About The Roots (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        The Roots occupy a strange place in music right now. They spent the 90's trying to make it as a critical favorite, the last decade dealing with label issues and personnel changes, and now have a regular gig as Jimmy Fallon's house band ... read more

2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
At Least Arizonans Can Still Buy Beer on Sundays (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Tough break, Georgians. Sure, we both can buy booze at restaurants on Sundays, but of all the things wrong with Arizona, at least we can still buy a six pack on the Christian Sabbath and drink our sorrows away.Creative Loafing Atlanta ... read more

2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
Delicious Pizza for a Great Cause (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Obviously, after the year so far here in Tucson, we're all aware of the amazing work being done at UMC's Trauma Center. Still, running a first class medical unit isn't cheap, so an new organization has been founded to help keep care ... read more

2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
Who Wants to Fix A TUSD High School? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Blog for Arizona found the listing for openings for "Turnaround Principals" via an ad on an email from Education Week:
Turnaround Principal Search
Imagine leading a high school for which you were able to hire a dedicated staff, meet ... read more

2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
Janos Wilder and Sam Fox, Beard Award Semifinalists (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Congratulations to Janos Wilder, one of twenty semifinalists for the highly prestigious Outstanding Chef award presented by the James Beard foundation, last year won by Tom Colicchio of Craft and Top Chef fame. Janos has been a semifinalist ... read more

2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
Tucson Weekly TV: Tucson Sculpture Festival (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Tonight's the Grand Finale for the Tucson Sculpture Festival at Solar Culture, an event that seems rather unforgettable between the acrobatic yoga, live music, circus acts and whatever else they have planned. We went to the Sculpture ... read more

2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
Jim Hightower Coming to Tucson (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Jim Hightower, the hell-raisin' columnist who appears in TW every week, is coming to Tucson to help launch a local chapter of Progressive Democrats of Arizona. He'll be appearing with Congressman Raul Grijalva at 7 p.m. on Monday, Feb ... read more

2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
Birthright Citizenship Back On the Agenda Next Week (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Random Musings warns us about what lies ahead at the Legislature next week:
The two birthright citizenship bills (SB1308 and SB1309) and the hospitals/immigration checkpoints bill (SB1405) may have failed to gain committee approval the ... read more

2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
A Tribute to Justin Bieber's On-Screen Death Last Night (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        R.I.P., Jason McCann (as played by Justin Bieber):

[Popdust]
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2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
The Fight to Keep State Parks Open (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        The slashing of Arizona State Parks’ state-allocated funds means parks officials have started facing a harsh reality: They may be forced to close several parks, in addition to the three that are currently closed to the public because ... read more

2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
Idiot Boksen - Week 6 (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        GLEE!             [ Read more ]
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2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
Tucson 'World of Warcraft' Card Game Group (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        The Tucson World of Warcraft Card Game group meets every Sunday afternoon at Amazing Discoveries.
Their fun doesn't end along with the card games, however.…
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2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
Tiger Woods Coming to Town: Hide Your Wives, and Grab Your Handkerchiefs (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        An honored guest is putting into town next week, but instead of tea and crumpets, we might need to break out the handkerchiefs and chastity belts.
Tiger Woods is coming to Marana.
Woods’ website schedule says he’ll be attending ... read more

2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
There's a New Radiohead Video (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        "Lotus Flower", from Radiohead's new album King of Limbs, available now.

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2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
Corrections (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• In response to "1 firefighter refused to help" Thursday on A1,
Assistant Fire Chief Joe Gulotta said former Tucson firefighter
Mark Ekstrum was part of a general engine company, not a spec

2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations
are given if available.

2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
Boy who wandered away and drowned is identified (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Police have identified the 3-year-old boy who drowned in an Oro
Valley pool Wednesday evening as Aiden Durain.

2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
Lois Club convention: where everybody knows your name (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

L-O-I-S gets no R-E ... read more

2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
Ben's Bells: Tucson office of FBI receives award for 'paying it forward' in community (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/lifestyles/faith-an

The recipient of this ... read more

2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Friday, Feb. 18

2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 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:

2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Northeast side

2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
Tucson is about to lose its only drive-in church (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drive-in worship is ... read more

2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
Opposables end second appearance in Battle of the Bands on winning note (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/entertainment/music

The Opposables, a four ... read more

2011-02-19 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 19 2011\
Authorities ID boy who drowned NW of Tucson (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Police have identified the 3-year-old boy who drowned in an Oro
Valley pool Wednesday evening as Aiden Durain.

2010-06-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 08 2010\
The Price of Playing Ball (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The Arizona Republic lets us know that Glendale might be having trouble paying for that baseball palace they built for the White Sox when they stole them from Pima County:
The success in growing the Cactus League is indisputable. But when the ... read more

2010-06-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 08 2010\
No Can Do (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Hall and Oates cancels a Phoenix appearance to protest SB 1070. Wait: Hall and Oates are still performing?
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2010-06-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 08 2010\
SB 1070: FactCheck Separates Truth from Fiction (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        FactCheck.org tackles SB 1070:We’ll leave it to others to decide whether Arizona’s new immigration law is a good thing or a bad thing — but here we try to straighten out some of the confusing factual claims. First, a quick summary ... read more

2010-06-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 08 2010\
SB 1070 Follow-Up: Sen. Russell Pearce's Next Plans (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        State Sen. Russell Pearce, fresh from his SB 1070 victory, has two new bills in mind: Blocking children born to illegal immigrants in the United States from automatically becoming U.S. citizens and forcing the children who are undocumented to ... read more

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
Hispanic men will get paid for school (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310337
Pima Community College plans to pay Hispanic men to stay in school because their graduation rates are so low.

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
TUSD discipline policy attacked (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310372
State schools chief Tom Horne blasted a new Tucson Unified School District discipline policy on Wednesday and said he plans to ask lawmakers to outlaw any consideration of race in assigning student punishment.

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
Rally today focuses on UA's fiscal woes (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310363
Students and faculty members will rally on the UA mall to voice their frustration about $100 million in state budget cuts last year and this year.

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
New state veterans home here (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310365
A new state veterans home will open in Tucson in 2011, thanks to Arizona legislators and federal stimulus money.

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
Giffords recall filed; it could be test case (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310341
PHOENIX — A recall petition filed Tuesday against a member of Congress could end up being a test case for whether Arizonans have the power to dump federal lawmakers.

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
Video: Bus driver tried to avoid crash (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310357
Video of Tuesday's fatal crash involving a school bus and a car shows the bus driver tried to avoid the oncoming car, veering onto the shoulder before being struck head-on.

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310360
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
Goddard has leg up for governor, poll says (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310368
PHOENIX — Terry Goddard, the leading Democratic contender for governor, has a big advantage over any opponent the Republicans are likely to throw at him, including incumbent Gov. Jan Brewer, according to a new statewide survey.

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
City to pursue train-noise controls (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310381
FLAGSTAFF — An administrative judge recommended Tuesday that Flagstaff be allowed to proceed with a plan to prevent train engineers from blasting their horns in town.

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
US judge will rule next week on 24-hour wait for abortion (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310366
PHOENIX — A federal judge has agreed to decide next Wednesday whether to let the state start to require a 24-hour waiting period before a woman can terminate her pregnancy.

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
Neighbors Briefs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310369

  
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2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
Monsanto critics screening film tonight (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310362
The public is invited to two free screenings of the 2008 documentary film, "The World According to Monsanto," tonight.

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
Get tickets for Oct. 15 40 Under 40 breakfast (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310375
Tickets for this year's 40 Under 40 gala are selling quickly.

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
Mission helps poor on border (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310374
A rescue mission in Agua Prieta, Sonora, is working to help the poor, one person at a time.

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
Contribute (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310134
It's easy for readers to contribute to the East Side Star. Just go online to azstarnet.com/sn/east and fill out the form. Tell us about your youth sports team's accomplishments. Share information about your church. Bring us up to date on your nonprofit ... read more

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
In brief (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310079
Medical equipment drive on until Oct. 31

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
With HEART, horses get a new start (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310138
Horses that have been abused, starved or otherwise neglected are too often abandoned and left to fend for themselves in the desert.

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
Loose in the Foothills : When not writing, he's at his favorite gym (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310069
OK, I haven't been totally forthcoming with you … this is not the only column I write. In my other life I write for the FitCenter's monthly newsletter, in a regular feature called "Gym Rat Rantings."

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
Kids get on board with train safety (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310120
Three Mountain View High School students boarded a Union Pacific train last week to ride the rails and learn about safety around tracks and trains.

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
Police Reports (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309969
1 Fraud was reported at 1 p.m. Sept. 2 at 7-Eleven, 4661 E. Skyline Drive. The owner told deputies the following: A part-time employee printed four Western Union money orders for $500 each for himself while he was watching the register for another employee ... read more

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
Swim teams are pushing for titles (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310107
It's not a far stretch to think that Pusch Ridge Christian Academy's girls swim team has a shot at winning a state title.

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
Get into Saguaro park for free on Saturday (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310104
Saguaro National Park is waiving fees Saturday as part of the 16th annual National Public Lands Day.

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
What's happening (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309984

  Business

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
Students remember 9/11 and honor local heroes (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310081
La Paloma Academy hosted a "Heroes' Night" event Sept. 11 to commemorate the anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
Budget-friendly lunches abound (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310250
Despite tight finances, you can still eat lunch out on the cheap if you know where to look — and we're not talking fast food here.

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
Police Reports (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309982

  VAIL/CORONA  DE TUCSON

2009-09-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 24 2009\
What's happening (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310059

  
  
  
  
  
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