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2011-04-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 11 2011\
Tucson Padres Wrap First Series Against Sky Sox (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        The Tucson Padres ended up splitting their first-ever series, winning two and losing to the Colorado Springs Sky Sox. The Padres are off to Salt Lake City this week before they make their Tucson debut on Friday, April 15.&hellip ... read more

2011-04-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 11 2011\
Antenori: Majority of Mid-City Tucson Residents Don't Pay Taxes "Or Receive Some Gov't Subsidy" (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Patrick McNamara of Inside Tucson Business looks in at relations between Republican lawmakers and Republican Councilman Steve Kozachik, who is sticking up for Tucson residents in the face of proposed state laws that would cripple ... read more

2011-04-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 11 2011\
Arizona Week: Focus on Education (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
Mike Chihak invited me to talk about education on Friday's Arizona Week. The episode is an instructive look at how the latest budget cuts are going to result in larger class sizes, fewer books and less staff support. I learned ... read more

2011-04-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 11 2011\
The Legislative Session, So Far (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
Since I was down at the studio for Arizona Week anyway, Christoper Conover was kind enough to invite me to join him for a quick talk about the Legislature on Friday's Arizona Illustrated.
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2011-04-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 11 2011\
Join today's StarNet chat on 'Arizona at 100' section (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Join the Star's M. Scot Skinner and Bobbie Jo Buel today at noon
for a live online chat about Sunday's special centennial section,
"Arizona at 100: The Old West: Legends, Lore, Facts and Fiction,

2011-04-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 11 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:

2011-04-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 11 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Saturday, April 9

2011-04-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 11 2011\
Hot Wheels to use design painted on Yuma cop vehicles (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

YUMA - The hot new design ... read more

2011-04-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 11 2011\
UA now leads in tally of Peace Corps Fellows (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

After years of ranking in the top 10, the University of Arizona
now leads the list of schools with the most Peace Corps
Fellows.

2011-04-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 11 2011\
Nogales, Son. strives to polish image (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Words can hurt. But ... read more

2011-04-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 11 2011\
Sunnyside plans for healthy way to put kids in motion (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

In an effort to curb ... read more

2011-04-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 11 2011\
Tucson Oddity: No fishing or swimming? No problem: no water (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Water sports are definitely ... read more

2011-04-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 11 2011\
Race for the Cure draws 11,000 to Reid Park today (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

More than 11,000 people participated in today’s 13th annual
Susan G. Komen Southern Arizona Race for the Cure at Reid
Park.

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Power and Growth (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/power

        
        The Democratic Corporation Commission candidates all support renewable-energy standards—to varying degrees
          
            by Dave Devine
          
          
          
            Two Tucson-area state legislators who ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
City Week (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/city-

        
        Monsoon Jamboree; Milagros; Out in the Silence showing; HarvestFest 2010
          
            by D.J. Ochoa
          
          
          
            If 'Jamboree' Is in the Name, You Know It's Fun Monsoon Jamboree 7 p.m., Monday ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Cruel and Unusual (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/cruel

        
        Paul Rudd and Steve Carell deserve better material than they get in 'Dinner for Schmucks'
          
            by Bob Grimm
          
          
          
            Dinner for Schmucks isn't a total clunker; it's got some decent ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Setting Sun: Fantasurreal (Young Love) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/setti

        
        by Gene Armstrong
          
          
          
            Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter Gary Levitt, who plays most of the instruments on the latest full-length CD from his project Setting Sun, is adept at contrasts. His music ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
The Skinny (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/the-s

        
        CD 8 candidates talk abortion Â… Al Melvin agrees to debate Â… Could a Republican take the “safe” LD 28 Senate seat?
          
            by Jim Nintzel
          
          
          
            ABORTION AND CD 8 Former state ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Eric Who? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/eric-

        
        A middle-age British postal worker in crisis gets advice from a pot-induced imaginary friend
          
            by James DiGiovanna
          
          
          
            If you're a huge Eric Cantona fan, you're not going ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Feel the Heat (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/feel-

        
        Diablos takes typical sports-bar fare and kicks it up a notch
          
            by Jacqueline Kuder
          
          
          
            Sports-bar-type establishments are generally good for a greasy burger, a plethora of ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
The Tangelos: Greatest Hits (Self-Released) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/the-t

        
        by Gene Armstrong
          
          
          
            Titling your debut album Greatest Hits could be considered either the height of arrogance or an ironic joke. I'm guessing the fact that The Tangelos have named their CD Greatest ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Media Watch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/media

        
        Tucsoncitizen.com continues to evolve
          
            by John Schuster
          
          
          
            TUCSONCITIZEN.COM CONTINUES TO EVOLVE Mark Evans said he vividly remembers the day in May 2009 when Gannett finally ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
T Q&A (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/t-qan

        
        Scotty Lulu
          
            by Adam Lehrer
          
          
          
            Scotty Lulu, owner of Scotty V.I.P. Cab Service, has always been passionate about cars. After moving to Tucson from Brooklyn in 1997, he applied ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Noshing Around (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/noshi

        
        Empire Pizza and Pub; Prickly Pears; The Meat Man; Local-Food Fair; Update: Downtown Monkey Burger
          
            by Adam Borowitz
          
          
          
            Empire Pizza and Pub Downtown welcomes yet another ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Thieves Like Us: Again and Again (Shelflife) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/thiev

        
        by Annie Holub
          
          
          
            The music of Thieves Like Us is saturated with the unmistakable sounds of new wave—specifically, synth sounds straight out of Joy Division, New Order and The Cure's sound ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Political Push (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/polit

        
        by Jimmy Boegle
          
          
          
            Early primary-election voting is underway as of July 29—and that means the Tucson Weekly's political push is also underway. This week's issue includes our endorsements ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Kromko's Comeback? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/kromk

        
        In Arizona's most crowded legislative primary, a local political gadfly hopes to end a losing streak
          
            by Hank Stephenson
          
          
          
            Former state lawmaker John Kromko is trying to ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Silly Shakespeare (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/silly

        
        Beowulf Alley clowns around with 'Romeo and Juliet'
          
            by Sherilyn Forrester
          
          
          
            Clowning around can be hard work. It takes a mastery of specific physical skills, like pratfalls ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Never Satisfied (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/never

        
        Ariel Pink has come a long way since his early home recordings
          
            by Gene Armstrong
          
          
          
            For singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Ariel Pink, making music generally has ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
¡Ask a Mexican! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/andie

        
        by Gustavo Arellano
          
          
          
            Dear Mexican: As an old gringo who calls himself a gringo (not a gabacho), I study Mexican culture and ask myself, "Where have I seen this before?" The answer invariably ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Danehy (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/daneh

        
        In Tom's cruelest-month housekeeping file: yellow lights, guns and Phlebas the Phoenician
          
            by Tom Danehy
          
          
          
            As we're coming up on August, I'll do some housecleaning. I once ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Weekly Wide Web (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/weekl

        
        The Unfair Edit
          
            by Nick Smith
          
          
          
            Two weeks ago, who would've predicted that a U.S. Department of Agriculture bureaucrat would become the center of the race debate? If you ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Nature of Modernity (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/natur

        
        The great 1927 film 'Metropolis' inspires UAMA's latest exhibition
          
            by Margaret Regan
          
          
          
            A mad scientist in the movie Metropolis, complete with frizzled white hair and a ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Soundbites (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/sound

        
        Help your local artists; For the gulf; On the bandwagon
          
            by Stephen Seigel
          
          
          
            HELP YOUR LOCAL ARTISTS Just as the insane, and hopefully illegal, Senate Bill 1070 goes into ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
K.Rat (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/krat/

        
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2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Messina (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/messi

        
        No defeatist attitude here: Tucson's artists take pride in our community
          
            by Irene Messina
          
          
          
            "Good luck, Tucson; you'll need it." This is part of a comment left at TucsonWeekly ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Police Dispatch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/polic

        
        Knee jerk; The devil made them do it
          
            by Anna Mirocha
          
          
          
            KNEE JERK INTERSTATE 10 JULY 3, 7:19 P.M. A drunk man pretended to be partially paralyzed to make trouble during ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Nothing Lasts Forever (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/nothi

        
        UA astronomer Chris Impey ponders the end of the universe in an entertaining, fascinating way
          
            by Paul Wine
          
          
          
            Astronomers used to think that at some point down the road ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Community calendar (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Today

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Wednesday, July 28

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Groups offer homeless aid in dealing with heat, rain (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Cloudy skies and rainy ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Other fatal crashes (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Medical helicopter crashes in Arizona

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Brewer 'confident' law is constitutional (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

PHOENIX - Gov. Jan Brewer ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
The Scoop: KOLD news' Anchondo takes job in Indianapolis (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Friday will mark KOLD-TV morning anchorwoman Jenny Anchondo's
last day on the air in Tucson after three years. She's headed to a
Fox affiliate in Indianapolis.

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Submit a letter to the editor about the immigration ruling (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Over the next few days, the print edition of the Star will
publish letters to the editor about Judge Susan Bolton’s
ruling.

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
All 3 aboard medical helicopter die in crash (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/crime/ar

Three people were killed ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Transcript of today's live chat on immigration ruling (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

University of Arizona ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Judge blocks vital parts of Arizona immigration law (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/state-and-regi

A federal judge this ... read more

2010-07-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 29 2010\
Storm forces closure of 3 Tucson-area roads (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Three roads south of Tucson remain closed following Tuesday’s heavy rains.

2009-11-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 15 2009\
Giving Tree disputes findings; it plans audit, advisory panel (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/317632
The Giving Tree will hire an independent auditor to review its finances and issue a public report to reassure donors about where their money is going, a spokesman said.

2009-11-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 15 2009\
Border program has vague goals, little oversight (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/317651
A federal program touted as a model for using local law enforcement to help control our borders is handing out $165 million — but with little tracking of how the money is spent, no clear objective and no benchmarks for success, an Arizona Daily Star ... read more

2009-11-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 15 2009\
Officers worked long shifts, accrued sizable pay (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/317648
BISBEE — To see what can happen when a multimillion-dollar program has limited guidelines and loose oversight, look no further than Bisbee.

2009-11-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 15 2009\
Operation Stonegarden raises concerns of racial profiling (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/317652
The U.S. Border Patrol and local law enforcement agree that officers are not supposed to enforce immigration laws while on Operation Stonegarden shifts.

2009-11-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 15 2009\
1 day, hundreds adopted (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/317658
Jeremy Upton is a big guy with a spiral silver earring, tattoos, a goatish beard and an embrace expansive enough to contain at least seven children.

2009-11-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 15 2009\
Shocker doesn't arrive in time for lobster fundraiser (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/317625
About 1,800 live lobsters were boiled in the traditional manner at a Saturday fundraising event after a loaned crustacean shocker failed to arrive.

2009-11-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 15 2009\
TUSD teacher accused of abusing students is facing termination (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/317624
A teacher accused of shoving and hitting his fourth-grade students at Warren Elementary School is facing termination.

2009-11-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 15 2009\
Political notebook : Shadegg ventriloquizes a baby and has no regrets (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/317623
Congressman John Shadegg was mocked by funnyman Jon Stewart and chastised by Bill O'Reilly for his floor speech against the health-care reform bill when it came up for a vote last Saturday.

2009-11-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 15 2009\
Sunnyside schools to get security upgrades (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/317665
Since August, burglars have caused more than $90,000 in damage and property loss in the Sunnyside Unified School District.

2009-11-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 15 2009\
Neighbors Briefs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/317626

  Swim center to mark 5 years of operation

2011-04-11 Antenori: Majority of Mid-City Tucson Residents Don't Pay Taxes "Or Receive Some Gov't Subsidy" (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2011/04/10/antenori-majority-of-mid-city-tucson-residents-dont-pay-taxes-or-recieve-some-govt-subsidy

        
        
        

Patrick McNamara of Inside Tucson Business looks in at relations between Republican lawmakers and Republican Councilman Steve Kozachik, who is sticking up for Tucson residents in the face of proposed state laws that would cripple the cities:


The councilman said he has asked Pima County GOP chairman Brian Miller to facilitate a meeting between local elected leaders from across the region and state legislators. To date, a meeting has not been called.…
            

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2011-04-11 Arizona Week: Focus on Education (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2011/04/10/arizona-week-focus-on-education

        
        
        


Mike Chihak invited me to talk about education on Friday's Arizona Week. The episode is an instructive look at how the latest budget cuts are going to result in larger class sizes, fewer books and less staff support. I learned something new myself: This new idea of "blended" education that somehow involves spending a few days a week in the classroom and other days learning on the Internet.…
            

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2011-04-11 Hot Wheels to use design painted on Yuma cop vehicles (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_5cea8b86-7827-5ebc-a9de-3ff125f5cdef.html

YUMA - The hot new design showing up on Yuma police vehicles is
destined to be used on Hot Wheels toy vehicles to be released next
year by toy maker Mattel.

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2011-04-11 Join today's StarNet chat on 'Arizona at 100' section (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_2f12cb18-2dc3-5f37-be6a-a32eccfa202b.html

Join the Star's M. Scot Skinner and Bobbie Jo Buel today at noon
for a live online chat about Sunday's special centennial section,
"Arizona at 100: The Old West: Legends, Lore, Facts and Fiction,
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2011-04-11 Lottery (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_8dffa719-3be6-5178-a514-59db62a237ee.html

Drawings for Saturday, April 9

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2011-04-11 Nogales, Son. strives to polish image (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_46f9fbd4-924b-54be-974d-bfc6f132d0f1.html

Words can hurt. But merchants and residents of the economically
ailing border town of Nogales, Sonora, hope words can also heal.
The National Chamber of Commerce in Mexico has kicked off a
campaign to
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2011-04-11 Race for the Cure draws 11,000 to Reid Park today (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_734c626c-63c7-11e0-bd91-001cc4c03286.html

More than 11,000 people participated in today’s 13th annual
Susan G. Komen Southern Arizona Race for the Cure at Reid
Park.
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2011-04-11 Radar van locations (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_ff226b57-321a-57d4-94d5-b366c7a1bf33.html

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

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2011-04-11 Sunnyside plans for healthy way to put kids in motion (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_16c09549-8607-543d-b326-e7e5f81d37c2.html

In an effort to curb childhood obesity, the Sunnyside district
superintendent has directed the staff to come up with a plan for
daily exercise for elementary students next school year.

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2011-04-11 The Legislative Session, So Far (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2011/04/10/the-legislative-session-so-far

        
        
        


Since I was down at the studio for Arizona Week anyway, Christoper Conover was kind enough to invite me to join him for a quick talk about the Legislature on Friday's Arizona Illustrated.


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2011-04-11 Tucson Oddity: No fishing or swimming? No problem: no water (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_5f3af855-1882-5b94-84e3-17c1285f0a96.html

Water sports are definitely off-limits in the 6200 block of
South Calle Santa Cruz on Tucson's southwest side. A metal sign
from the Central Arizona Project hanging on a barbed wire fence
that borders
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2011-04-11 Tucson Padres Wrap First Series Against Sky Sox (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2011/04/10/tucson-padres-wrap-first-series-against-sky-sox

        
        
        

The Tucson Padres ended up splitting their first-ever series, winning two and losing to the Colorado Springs Sky Sox. The Padres are off to Salt Lake City this week before they make their Tucson debut on Friday, April 15.…
            

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2011-04-11 UA now leads in tally of Peace Corps Fellows (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_412dc939-bed8-5f8a-9f9f-1869a36cfbdd.html

After years of ranking in the top 10, the University of Arizona
now leads the list of schools with the most Peace Corps
Fellows.

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