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2011-04-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 12 2011\
Screwball Play: Padres Lose in 13th Inning After Ump Declares That Catcher Stopped Ball With His Mask (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Tim Hagerty of the Tucson Padres sends us a dispatch about the bizarre play in the bottom of the 13th inning that cost our new Triple-A ballclub Monday's game in Salt Lake:The Tucson Padres lost Monday’s game 7-6 on a ... read more

2011-04-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 12 2011\
Tonight's Arizona International Film Festival Schedule (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Two films tonight at the Screening Room:
7:00pmThe Screening RoomTHE GIFT OF THE MAGI (Japan, 13m)NIGHT OF FISH (Japan, 55m)
More at the film festival's website.
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2011-04-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 12 2011\
Finally, Christianity Stands Up to Justin Bieber (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        I'm going to throw this out there: the world has about a million problems worth being concerned about before getting upset about Justin Bieber's haircut, but Tempe's own King James only preacher Steven Anderson apparently disagrees ... read more

2011-04-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 12 2011\
The Arizona Legislature's "Bill We Don't Really Need of the Week" (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        From the House's Third Read calendar for today, as reported by Random Musings:SB1326, barring HOAs from restricting the display of the "Gadsden" flag (the one that says "Don't tread on me") that has been commandeered by tea ... read more

2011-04-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 12 2011\
Giffords' Road to Recovery (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Newsweek's Peter J. Boyer has an in-depth look at Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords' recovery. An excerpt:Because of the near-mystical way in which the brain heals itself, it is impossible for doctors to predict precisely what ... read more

2011-04-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 12 2011\
Oh Phoenix, Your Love for Green Lawns is Adorable (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        From the New York Times, since there's apparently nothing else important happening in the state:
There used to be two kinds of homeowners in this scorching city, those with dazzling green lawns irrigated by sprinklers and those ... read more

2011-04-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 12 2011\
Tucson Rallies Around Craig Schumacher's Fight With Cancer (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Craig Schumacher, owner and operator of Wavelab Studios and certainly one of the most important people in Tucson music is having a tough time, physically and economically lately. Thankfully, people have already contributed over ... read more

2011-04-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 12 2011\
Pearce: "SB 1070 Is Constitutionally Sound" (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        State Sen. Russell Pearce reacts to the news that the Ninth Circuit has upheld federal Judge Susan Bolton's decision to block enforcement of most of SB 1070, the immigration law passed last year by the Arizona Legislature:
No ... read more

2011-04-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 12 2011\
This Poster Is My Version of the Cat Hanging In There (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        When times get a little tough here at the Tucson Weekly office, all I have to do know is look up at this poster above my desk and realize like those pigeons, I was made to fly.
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2011-04-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 12 2011\
Detroit Applebee's Needs to Work on Their Carding Policy (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        I get it, kids in restaurants are generally a pain, probably especially for the waiters, but slipping a toddler a margarita isn't exactly the best way to handle it.
Police are investigating after a toddler was mistakenly given ... read more

2011-04-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 12 2011\
Best of Tucson: Have You Voted Yet? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        In case you hadn't seen the ad on our website's front page, the mention in the print issue, or maybe just awoke from a long nap, the Best of Tucson ballot is online and waiting for your valuable input. Voting ends on June 1st ... read more

2011-04-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 12 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2011-04-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 12 2011\
First, rain and cold; then, blue skies and warmth (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

2011-04-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 12 2011\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

midtown and northwest side

2011-04-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 12 2011\
Taxpayer Watch: City says signs should be up soon at finally completed intersection (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The $2 million reconstruction of the intersection at East Fort
Lowell Road and North Campbell Avenue is finished, but there's
still one thing missing - street signs.

2011-04-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 12 2011\
Credit unions hit back on fraud (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Tucson financial institutions are fighting fraudsters by
blocking card transactions that originate in California.

2011-04-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 12 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Monday, April 11

2011-04-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 12 2011\
Nine hurt in crash on Tucson's northwest side (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Nine people in two vehicles were injured in a head-on collision
in the westbound lanes of Interstate 10 at Avra Valley Road late
Monday, officials said.

2011-04-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 12 2011\
Tucson traffic: Ruthrauff closed near I-10 today (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

West Ruthrauff Road is closed at the railroad tracks near
Interstate -10 until 6 p.m. tonight.

2011-04-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 12 2011\
New Costco set to open Thursday on Tucson's south side (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Costco's newest Tucson location opens at 8 a.m. Thursday at the
northwest corner of Interstate 10 and Kino Parkway.

2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
The Nasty Boys of CD8 (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Emil Franzi, a million-word Weekly contributor and longtime local political pundit, has penned an op-ed for the Explorer about the good-old American mudslinging down in CD8.
The GOP candidates in CD8 are currently exchanging attacks via handouts ... read more

2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
'Specter of Arizona Immigration Law Slowly Drains Economy' (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        While it's been easy for pro-SB 1070 folks to make things up (i.e. rampant beheadings) in order to blame illegal immigrants on everything that ails us, when it comes to Arizona's economy, I hope they are ready to blame themselves.
Check out ... read more

2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
NCAA Announces UA Punishments (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The NCAA today announced the results of its investigation into wrongdoing by the UA men's basketball program.
The punishments aren't all that much worse than the self-sanctions already put in place by the UA—in other words, there's no ban ... read more

2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
Vince Rabago Qualifies for Clean Elections (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        In this week's Tucson Weekly's endorsements, we went with Felecia Rotellini as the Democratic candidate to support for Attorney General.  One reason: As of the print deadline, Democrat and former AG Vince Rabago hadn't qualified for Clean Elections ... read more

2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
Hector Acuna: Dress Like an Alien and How to Blend In (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The Phoenix New Times' art blog Jackalope Ranch recently published Tucson Weekly contributor and former art director Hector Acuna's take on how to dress like an illegal immigrant, along with handy tips on how to blend in. Acuna is a Phoenix-based ... read more

2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
Top Ten in Music (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Zia Records top sales for the week ending July 25, 2010
          
          
          
            Zia Records top sales for the week ending July 25, 2010 1. Eminem Recovery (Aftermath) 2. Rick Ross Teflon Don (Def Jam) 3. M.I.A / ... read more

2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
Red Meat (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/red-m

        
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2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
Guest Commentary (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/guest

        
        My illegal-immigrant tenants don't deserve the persecution of SB 1070
          
            by Anonymous
          
          
          
            I rent homes, mostly to illegal Mexican immigrants. This is the first time in 20 years ... read more

2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
Zombie State (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/zombi

        
        The 2010 'Tucson Weekly' primary election endorsements
          
            by Tucson Weekly Editorial Board
          
          
          
            Zombies are all the bloodthirsty rage these days. The walking dead have escaped ... read more

2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
Top Ten in Books (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Antigone Books best-sellers for the week ending July 23, 2010
          
          
          
            Antigone Books best-sellers for the week ending July 23, 2010 1. Crossing With the Virgin: Stories From the Migrant Trail Kathryn ... read more

2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
Nine Questions (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/nine-

        
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            by Gene Armstrong
          
          
          
            Jason Repko is the programming and volunteer coordinator for community radio station KXCI FM 91.3. He has worked in radio and television ... read more

2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
Random Shots (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/rando

        
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2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
On the Edge (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/on-th

        
        Arizona's mentally ill have lost state support for vital medications
          
            by Tim Vanderpool
          
          
          
            Judi Maikoff worked for 25 years as a registered nurse, until she could no longer ... read more

2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
Cele's Legacy (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/celes

        
        by D.J. Ochoa
          
          
          
            It's almost August—and August is the time to celebrate the birth of Tucson, with dozens of events for people to enjoy. The fifth-annual month-long celebration of Tucson ... read more

2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
Top Ten in Movies (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Casa Video's top rentals for the week ending July 25, 2010
          
          
          
            Casa Video's top rentals for the week ending July 25, 2010 1. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo Music Box 2. The Losers Warner Bros ... read more

2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
Live (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/live/

        
        Robert Plant and the Band of Joy; Bettye LaVette
          
            by Stephen Seigel
          
          
          
            ROBERT PLANT AND THE BAND OF JOY, BETTYE LAVETTE AVA AT CASINO DEL SOL Wednesday, July 21 Led Zeppelin ... read more

2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
Now Showing at Home (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/now-s

        
        Operation: Endgame; Lock Up (Blu-ray); Johnny Handsome (Blu-ray)
          
            by Bob Grimm
          
          
          
            Operation: Endgame ANCHOR BAY MOVIE D SPECIAL FEATURES D+ BLU-RAY GEEK FACTOR 2 (OUT OF ... read more

2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
'Matriarch of Marana' Ora Mae Harn dies at 77 (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Ora Mae Harn, the "Matriarch ... read more

2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

East Side

2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
It's Christmas in July at UMC (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Thursday, July 29

2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
Medevac firm halts AZ service for now after Tucson copter crash that killed 3 (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Flights by LifeNet helicopters ... read more

2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
Tucson passed over for now as F-35 base (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Tucson has been bypassed ... read more

2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
13 arrested at Tucson immigration protest (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Traffic on Interstate ... read more

2010-07-30 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 30 2010\
'Matriarch of Marana' dies at 77 (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Ora Mae Harn, the ‚ ... read more

2009-11-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 16 2009\
US border-security cash leaves towns on the hook (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/317738
Federal grant money from Operation Stonegarden may seem like a windfall for the cities and counties that have eagerly accepted it.

2009-11-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 16 2009\
Ariz. research shows newer CPR doubles survival rate (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/317719
Victims of cardiac arrest were twice as likely to survive when given continuous chest compressions by bystanders, according to a study released Sunday by two Arizona researchers.

2009-11-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 16 2009\
Bonnie Henry : Writer's tale of Christmas kitty draws on real feline pals (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/317718
He's got a lion's head, huge paws and a face everyone's soon gonna know and love.

2009-11-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 16 2009\
The work: road stops, remote patrol, monitoring gun shows (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/317729
Here's how Arizona law enforcement agencies have used Operation Stonegarden funds, in order of how much  they've been allocated:

2009-11-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 16 2009\
Prehistoric man, giant animal coexisted (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/317723
The secret is out: Man and gomphotheres once coexisted in Sonora.

2009-11-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 16 2009\
Munger calls on pols to shun public funds (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/317721
With a yawning $2 billion hole in this year's state budget, and with no relief in sight for next year, Republican gubernatorial candidate John Munger has called for a moratorium on state-funded political campaigns.

2009-11-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 16 2009\
UA, PCC shifting students to Gmail (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/317712
The University of Arizona and Pima Community College are dumping their in-house student e-mail and switching to free Google Gmail.

2009-11-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 16 2009\
Other US projects have raised similar concerns (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/317733
The loose administration and "anything-goes" mentality surrounding Operation Stonegarden has raised concerns that it might not be the best use of federal taxpayer money.

2009-11-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 16 2009\
Road runner : Pedestrian study ranks city 25th for safety (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/317715
A   new study shows Arizona falls in the middle of the road for pedestrian safety along our streets.

2009-11-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 16 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/317731
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-11-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 16 2009\
Law and Order: Boy, father injured as truck strikes them (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/317726
A 9-year-old Tucson boy was in critical condition Sunday after he and his father were struck while crossing a street.

2009-11-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 16 2009\
Education Notes (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/317724
  Catalina Foothills grad wins 'Wheel' prize

2009-03-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 03 2009\
Arizona 4th in spending percentage for corrections (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
Arizona spent a higher percentage of its general fund on corrections in fiscal 2008 than all but three other states, according to a study released Monday.

2009-03-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 03 2009\
TUSD, blacks at odds over deseg issue (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/282524
The Tucson Unified School District and a group of black plaintiffs are headed toward an impasse over a proposal to end a decades-old desegregation order.

2011-04-12 Best of Tucson: Have You Voted Yet? (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2011/04/11/best-of-tucson-have-you-voted-yet

        
        
        

In case you hadn't seen the ad on our website's front page, the mention in the print issue, or maybe just awoke from a long nap, the Best of Tucson ballot is online and waiting for your valuable input. Voting ends on June 1st, but why wait?…
            

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2011-04-12 Credit unions hit back on fraud (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_7ca7650a-dba5-54b0-b41d-83dbe5b9a7cb.html

Tucson financial institutions are fighting fraudsters by
blocking card transactions that originate in California.

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2011-04-12 Deaths (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_81a84014-9e80-5ed1-815c-369c3dc6451c.html

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

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2011-04-12 Detroit Applebee's Needs to Work on Their Carding Policy (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2011/04/11/detroit-applebees-needs-to-work-on-their-carding-policy

        
        
        

I get it, kids in restaurants are generally a pain, probably especially for the waiters, but slipping a toddler a margarita isn't exactly the best way to handle it.


Police are investigating after a toddler was mistakenly given an alcoholic beverage at an Applebee’s.


It happened Friday around 4:30p.m. at the restaurant on 14 Mile Road in Madison Heights.…
            

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2011-04-12 Finally, Christianity Stands Up to Justin Bieber (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2011/04/11/finally-christianity-stands-up-to-justin-bieber

        
        
        

I'm going to throw this out there: the world has about a million problems worth being concerned about before getting upset about Justin Bieber's haircut, but Tempe's own King James only preacher Steven Anderson apparently disagrees.


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2011-04-12 First, rain and cold; then, blue skies and warmth (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_21cb7f24-f2f6-59b8-bbc3-df8ecbe5dc68.html


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2011-04-12 Giffords' Road to Recovery (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2011/04/11/giffords-road-to-recovery

        
        
        

Newsweek's Peter J. Boyer has an in-depth look at Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords' recovery. An excerpt:


Because of the near-mystical way in which the brain heals itself, it is impossible for doctors to predict precisely what the new normal ultimately will be for a given patient.…
            

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2011-04-12 Lottery (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_71c16bf0-58ac-58e0-93da-7ac8b6e9ca53.html

Drawings for Monday, April 11

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2011-04-12 Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_d144df49-d27e-57f0-9596-df42691ec8e1.html

midtown and northwest side

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2011-04-12 New Costco set to open Thursday on Tucson's south side (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_7efca872-6446-11e0-86ee-001cc4c03286.html

Costco's newest Tucson location opens at 8 a.m. Thursday at the
northwest corner of Interstate 10 and Kino Parkway.

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2011-04-12 Nine hurt in crash on Tucson's northwest side (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_e9018d96-64cd-11e0-87fe-001cc4c03286.html

Nine people in two vehicles were injured in a head-on collision
in the westbound lanes of Interstate 10 at Avra Valley Road late
Monday, officials said.

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2011-04-12 Oh Phoenix, Your Love for Green Lawns is Adorable (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2011/04/11/oh-phoenix-your-love-for-green-lawns-is-adorable

        
        
        

From the New York Times, since there's apparently nothing else important happening in the state:


There used to be two kinds of homeowners in this scorching city, those with dazzling green lawns irrigated by sprinklers and those with more natural backyard expanses of rocks, cactuses and desert flora, which required no watering at all.


Many homeowners' associations in Arizona require either desert landscaping or green grass, which requires extensive watering.…
            

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2011-04-12 Pearce: "SB 1070 Is Constitutionally Sound" (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2011/04/11/pearce-sb-1070-is-constitutionally-sound

        
        
        

State Sen. Russell Pearce reacts to the news that the Ninth Circuit has upheld federal Judge Susan Bolton's decision to block enforcement of most of SB 1070, the immigration law passed last year by the Arizona Legislature:


No one who follows the judiciary should be surprised by today’s ruling of a federal appeals court to refuse to lift a stay blocking parts of SB 1070 from taking effect. When Judge Bolton issued her injunction last July, I cautioned people that the 9th Circuit may  do just this.…
            

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2011-04-12 Screwball Play: Padres Lose in 13th Inning After Ump Declares That Catcher Stopped Ball With His Mask (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2011/04/11/padres-lose-in-13th-inning-after-ump-declares-that-catcher-stopped-ball-with-his-mask

        
        
        

Tim Hagerty of the Tucson Padres sends us a dispatch about the bizarre play in the bottom of the 13th inning that cost our new Triple-A ballclub Monday's game in Salt Lake:


The Tucson Padres lost Monday’s game 7-6 on a detached equipment call. With runners at first and third in the bottom of the 13th inning, Tucson catcher Guillermo Quiroz blocked Greg Burke’s low pitch, and as the ball was rolling next to Quiroz, home plate umpire Mike Muchlinski ruled Quiroz used his mask to stop the ball.…
            

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2011-04-12 Taxpayer Watch: City says signs should be up soon at finally completed intersection (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_668ade66-c34f-5b91-ae21-7ea80511de66.html

The $2 million reconstruction of the intersection at East Fort
Lowell Road and North Campbell Avenue is finished, but there's
still one thing missing - street signs.

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2011-04-12 The Arizona Legislature's "Bill We Don't Really Need of the Week" (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2011/04/11/the-arizona-legislatures-bill-we-dont-really-need-of-the-week

        
        
        

From the House's Third Read calendar for today, as reported by Random Musings:


SB1326, barring HOAs from restricting the display of the "Gadsden" flag (the one that says "Don't tread on me") that has been commandeered by tea party types.


Question for legal types: what about flags that incorporate part of allowed flags, but also have other graphics? I'm thinking specifically of these, from online retailer Flagsimporter.com:



        

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2011-04-12 This Poster Is My Version of the Cat Hanging In There (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2011/04/11/2659717-this-poster-is-my-version-of-the-cat-hanging-in-there

        
        
        

When times get a little tough here at the Tucson Weekly office, all I have to do know is look up at this poster above my desk and realize like those pigeons, I was made to fly.


        

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2011-04-12 Tonight's Arizona International Film Festival Schedule (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2011/04/11/tonights-arizona-international-film-festival-schedule

        
        
        

Two films tonight at the Screening Room:


7:00pm
The Screening Room


THE GIFT OF THE MAGI
(Japan, 13m)
NIGHT OF FISH (Japan, 55m)


More at the film festival's website.


        

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2011-04-12 Tucson Rallies Around Craig Schumacher's Fight With Cancer (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2011/04/11/tucson-rallies-around-craig-schumachers-fight-with-cancer

        
        
        

Craig Schumacher, owner and operator of Wavelab Studios and certainly one of the most important people in Tucson music is having a tough time, physically and economically lately. Thankfully, people have already contributed over $10,000, but it sounds like that might not be enough.…
            

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2011-04-12 Tucson traffic: Ruthrauff closed near I-10 today (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_777477e2-644b-11e0-b363-001cc4c03286.html

West Ruthrauff Road is closed at the railroad tracks near
Interstate -10 until 6 p.m. tonight.

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