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2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Popular steakhouse is link to area history (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329857
Just off the highway southeast of Tucson there's a place where movie stars gathered, speculation about gold in the hills ran amok, and steak is so important that a life-sized bull is the only sign needed to bring in customers.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Amidst urban backdrop, park celebrates 25 years (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329918
Tohono Chul Park's 25th anniversary is April 19, but its Silver Spring Celebration will be held about three weeks earlier, on March 28.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Tucson's source of water runs low (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/330061
The winter rains that ended Tucson's short-term drought haven't helped the river that provides most of the city's drinking water.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Issue undecided: Kilometers or miles on I-19? (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/330057
A "wide range of opinions" has prompted the Arizona Department of Transportation to indefinitely postpone a plan to replace metric signs along Interstate 19.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Old, new fighters fly together (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/330055
Tucson's military air show still is weeks away, but city residents will get a sneak preview of sorts over the next few days.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Enjoy the journey : Initiative allows people to take charge of their health habits (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329929
Health care is not a spectator sport.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Learn about alpacas; get your dog snake-trained at farmers market (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329880
The Tucson Green Art & Farmers Market is planning two special events, one this weekend and the other every weekend in March.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Equine Voices Rescue planning raffle, sales, food at fundraiser (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329870
The sixth annual fundraiser to benefit Equine Voices Rescue and Sanctuary will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Brandi Fenton Memorial Park.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
'Museum figures' schooled in history (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329934
Shirley Temple, Harry Houdini and Leonardo da Vinci mingled last week at Ironwood Elementary School.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Reader photo (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329851
We're looking for your best photos to print in the East Side Star. Share images from high school events, shots of Arizona's wildlife or photos of fabulous scenery. Go to azstarnet.com/east and click on "Submit a photo" to upload your pictures.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Reader photos (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329884
We're looking for your best photos to print in the Foothills Star. Share images from high school events, shots of Arizona's wildlife or photos of fabulous scenery. Go to azstarnet.com/foothills to upload your pictures.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
SW Ambulance quits contract with NW Fire/Rescue (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329935
After more than a year of wrangling over renewing a contract that expired in October 2008, Southwest Ambulance has notified Northwest Fire/Rescue District that it is pulling out of the contract.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Legacy Church to formally start (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329879
Sunday marks an official beginning for the founding families of Legacy Church, 7000 E. Tanque Verde Road.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
New string band ready to play (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329947
Following two successful concerts in January — one at the South Forty RV Ranch and another at Heritage Highlands Clubhouse — the Desert Sun String Band will perform twice in March on the patio at Vero Amore restaurant in Marana.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Public-art fund may be used for upkeep (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329940
Some of the artwork that graces Oro Valley may need a touchup, but who will pick up the cost still is up for discussion.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Church plans 2 days of Bach organ music (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329890
St. Philip's in the Hills

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Saguaro park's annual fiesta to feature array of activities (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329869
A day of lectures, exhibits and performances will celebrate the history and culture of Saguaro National Park East Saturday during the fourth annual Fiesta de Saguaro.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
School plans 3 'roundups' to share kindergarten info (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329855
Soleng Tom Elementary School, 10520 E. Camino Quince, will hold three kindergarten "roundup" sessions from 8:15 to 10:15 a.m. March 8 through 10.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Shoppers turn out for auxiliary's annual sale (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329856
American Legion Auxiliary Unit 109's annual Junque to Treasure sale had already raised more than $1,000 by early Saturday afternoon.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Church plans 2 days of Bach (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329950
St. Philip's in the Hills

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Legacy Church to formally start (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329885
Sunday marks an official beginning for the founding families of Legacy Church, 7000 E. Tanque Verde Road.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Huge family-friendly fest this weekend at PCC (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329943
Join the Southern Arizona Arts and Cultural Alliance — SAACA — for two days of family-friendly fun Saturday and Sunday at the northwest campus of Pima Community College, 7600 N. Shannon Road.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Benefit will help Emerge! nonprofit (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329930
A luncheon and style show will be held March 19 to benefit the Emerge! Center Against Domestic Abuse.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Marana extends award deadline (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329914
Marana is having a heck of a time soliciting nominations for the town's annual Branding Iron awards, said former mayor and past award recipient Ora Mae Harn.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Native Seeds/SEARCH plans new storage area at Brandi Fenton park (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329864
While many Tucsonans will notice Native Seeds/SEARCH has moved its store, a bigger change this year will be the opening of its new facility at Brandi Fenton Memorial Park, 3482 E. River Road.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Saguaro park's annual fiesta to feature array of activities (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329854
A day of lectures, exhibits and performances will celebrate the history and culture of Saguaro National Park East Saturday during the fourth annual Fiesta de Saguaro.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Concert series spans diverse music (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329874
Silverwood Duo performed last Thursday at the Bloom Music Center in St. Philip's in the Hills Episcopal Church as part of the church's annual Lenten Recital Series.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Learn about alpacas; get your dog snake-trained at farmers market (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329853
The Tucson Green Art & Farmers Market is planning two special events, one this weekend and the other every weekend in March.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Marana's new park (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/330005
Saturday's opening of the long-awaited Crossroads at Silverbell Park was a veritable Who's Who, drawing Marana's current mayor and council, a former mayor, Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and representatives of D.L. Withers Construction and the Marana Parks and ... read more

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Little docs, princesses, cowboys make trek during Purim Parade (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329886
The Tucson Jewish Community Center's annual Purim Parade attracted an assortment of cowboys, princesses and other characters.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Church plans 2 days of Bach organ music (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329876
St. Philip's in the Hills

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Little docs, princesses, cowboys make trek during Purim Parade (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329871
The Tucson Jewish Community Center's annual Purim Parade attracted an assortment of cowboys, princesses and other characters.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Benefit is a bit o' Ireland in desert (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329866
Kathy Mundinger likes to say the Irish know how to throw a party. She and a force of volunteers are setting out to prove that's no blarney at the Emerald Ball Saturday at Skyline Country Club, 5200 E. St. Andrews Drive.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
School notes (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329919

  Amphi supe is new leader of state board

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Foothills Curmudgeon : He has visions of 'torture' at eye doc (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329865
This column is not for the squeamish or little children — with the exception of those who take pleasure in pulling legs off spiders or impaling butterflies.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Cornerstone school holding benefit 'Race for Education' (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329863
Cornerstone Christian Academy, a Christian school for students in kindergarten through sixth grade, will sponsor a "Race for Education" fundraiser March 12

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
'Paws in Plaza' to aid the Humane Society (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329873
Casas Adobes Plaza is going to the dogs to benefit the Humane Society of Southern Arizona.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Meet Meow, Woof & Tweet (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329852
Meow, Woof & Tweet, P.O. Box 17257, Tucson, Ariz., 85731-7257; 954-6369; www.meowwoofandtweet.com

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Landfill idea draws neighbors' ire (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329942
Public outcry against a proposed landfill in Marana has grown a little louder.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Triano's daughter: Stepmother never mentioned blackmailing (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/330075
Gary Triano's oldest daughter told jurors Wednesday her former stepmother never said anything about being blackmailed when they shared a house in Aspen, Colo. some time after Triano was murdered.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
House OKs minimum yellow light (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/330051
PHOENIX — For those of you who believe the yellow light means "floor it," the question of whether you can beat the red may soon as simple as 1-2-3.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
House votes to ignore US bulb mandate (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/330071
PHOENIX — The House voted 33-27 Wednesday for a proposal by Rep. Frank Antenori, R-Tucson, to let Arizonans continue to manufacture and purchase light bulbs with tungsten filaments after a federal ban that starts in four years.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Saguaro West has slew of events (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329932
Saguaro National Park is offering special programs this spring that explore the park's natural and cultural history. Come along on a naturalist-led evening walk in the park or join a local expert for a presentation in one of the park'svisitor centers ... read more

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
What's happening (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329867

  Art Exhibits

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
What's happening (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329848

  Art Exhibit

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Equine Voices Rescue planning fundraiser (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329949
The sixth annual fundraiser to benefit Equine Voices Rescue and Sanctuary will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Brandi Fenton Memorial Park.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
In brief (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329927

  ORO VALLEY

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Library information (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329875

  What's new 

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Free VIN etching offered Saturday (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329941
The Marana Police Department is conducting an auto theft prevention and free vehicle identification number etching event from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday in the Safeway plaza at 9100 N. Silverbell Road.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Equine Voices Rescue to hold auction, sale fundraiser Saturday (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329887
The sixth annual fundraiser to benefit Equine Voices Rescue and Sanctuary will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Brandi Fenton Memorial Park.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
In brief (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329847

  Rainwater harvesting  is subject of kids' book

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/330087
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
5 schools may absorb Ocotillo students, staff (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/330065
Nearly 300 students attending Ocotillo Elementary School would be sent to five other schools in August under a plan to convert Ocotillo into an early-childhood learning center.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Education supporters set for series of rallies today (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/330072
Education supporters will rally for public education today as part of the statewide March4Schools Day of Action event.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/330046

  
    Foothills

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Health screening gets folks moving (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329861
As people waited in line Saturday to get their blood pressure, bone density or glucose levels checked, they were treated to several dance performances that included hip-hop, salsa, tap and country during the all-ages Day of Dance for Health in the center ... read more

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Volunteer Connection (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329849
Browse hundreds of volunteer opportunities online at www.volunteersoaz.org, the Volunteer Center of Southern Arizona's Web site. For personalized assistance or more information on any of the volunteer opportunities listed here, call 881-3300.

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
Library information (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329850

  Area branches

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
What's happening (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329933

  Book Events

2010-03-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 04 2010\
OV may create funding source (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329920
The Oro Valley Town Council seems inclined to establish an Industrial Development Authority, but it has decided to study it further before making a final decision.


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