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2011-02-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 22 2011\
Russell's Crowning Glory: Pearce Drops Immigration Bill to Find New Ways To Round ’Em Up (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        State Sen. Russell Pearce capped this year's bill frenzy by dropping his long-awaited illegal immigration bill yesterday. SB 1611 is pretty much what you'd expect: Throwing illegal immigrants who drive cars in jail.… ... read more

2011-02-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 22 2011\
Walkup's State of the City Today: Should He Stay or Should He Go? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
Mayor Bob Walkup will deliver his State of the City speech today. The big question on our mind: Will he announce his plans for this year?…
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2011-02-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 22 2011\
How Will State Employers Deal With Stoned Workers? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
Rebekah Zemansy of Cronkite News Service tells us how lawmakers are dealing with the issue of medical marijuana in the workplace:
Now that Arizona voters have approved the use of medical marijuana, employers need new ways to deal with ... read more

2011-02-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 22 2011\
Fundraiser at All Three Sauce Locations Tomorrow (Tuesday, Feb. 22) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Eat at any of the three local Sauce locations tomorrow, Tuesday, Feb. 22, and 20 percent of your bill (excluding alcohol) will be donated to Tragedy in Tucson Victims' Fund.
Sauce restaurants are located at 7117 N. Oracle Road, 2990 ... read more

2011-02-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 22 2011\
Coming Soon: The Onyx Room (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Well now, the Onyx Room sure looks like it'll be fun when it opens. It’s like a hybrid soul-food joint and cocktail lounge, with a big dance floor thrown in for good measure.…
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2011-02-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 22 2011\
Strong Beer Festival Review (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
[Note from web producer Dan Gibson: While the Strong Beer Festival in Phoenix isn't exactly a Tucson-related event at first glance, the Tucson brewers were in attendance and it's always good to have a list of new beers worth trying ... read more

2011-02-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 22 2011\
Today Would Have Been David Foster Wallace's 49th Birthday (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        There isn't a modern author that means more to me than David Foster Wallace, so even seeing a reminder on Facebook this morning that today would have been his 49th birthday is still weird and disconcerting. I guess it's still a little ... read more

2011-02-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 22 2011\
Sebadoh (and Quasi) Tonight at Club Congress! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        My co-worker and general smart-woman-around-town Linda Ray said something the other day about how everyone is convinced the music they listened to in their teens was the best ever, and even though I try to spend more time listening to ... read more

2011-02-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 22 2011\
Do Not Eat Loudly in Latvian Movie Theatres (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        I get a little enraged when people are making excessive noise at the movies as well, but the end of Black Swan was definitely not worth shooting anyone over:
A man has been shot dead at a cinema in Latvia after a fellow movie-goer objected ... read more

2011-02-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 22 2011\
Zimmerman Funds Starting to Slow Down (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Funds set up to honor slain Gabrielle Giffords staffer Gabriel Zimmerman are both over the $30,000 mark, although they seem to be leveling off.
The Gabriel Zimmerman Memorial Fund has collected 182 donations collectively worth $32,000 ... read more

2011-02-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 22 2011\
Saturnalia #2 Hits Hotel Congress Wednesday (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        We heard good things about the debut of Saturnalia last month, with certified sommelier/magician Kenny Stewart providing the wine and DJ Carl Hanni providing "a mix of Latin groove jazz, exotica, downtempo electronica and sexy sounds ... read more

2011-02-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 22 2011\
Finally, Minimalist Architecture Comes to the Funeral Industry (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        I know that every time I've been in a funeral home I've thought: "This place is such a design drag." Thankfully, a funeral home in Spain is bringing high concept design (an entirely white chapel with benches!)…
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2011-02-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 22 2011\
Ciudad Juarez Out of Control (More So) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        When CNN runs a headline that starts with "Even by Juarez standards...", no good news can possible follow:
Fifty-three people were killed in a 72-hour span in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, making it one of the deadliest three-day periods in ... read more

2011-02-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 22 2011\
Someone Should Really Keep Governor Brewer Away From Video Cameras (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Despite rewinding a few times, there are several occasions during these clips from KPNX's Sunday Square Off, hosted by Brahm Resnik, where I have absolutely no idea what on earth Governor Brewer is talking about. Hey, people in the health ... read more

2011-02-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 22 2011\
GOP Lawmakers Urge End to Endangered-Species Protection for Gray Wolf (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
Tara Alatorre of Cronkite News Service fills us in how GOP lawmakers want to urge Washington to stop trying to help wolf populations recover with the Endangered Species Act:
A group GOP lawmakers wants to send a postcard of sorts urging ... read more

2011-02-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 22 2011\
Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds Review (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
After over 10 years of waiting, Marvel vs. Capcom 3 is finally here, bringing us updated chaotic three on three battles with a revamped look and refined controls. The core experience is just as over-the-top and chaotic as ever, but ... read more

2011-02-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 22 2011\
corrections (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• "Deep staffing shake-up OK'd for Palo Verde Magnet High,"
Wednesday on A2, incorrectly reported that former Palo Verde
Principal Tina Isaac was dismissed from her position as a result of
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2011-02-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 22 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:

2011-02-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 22 2011\
Giffords' office sends Kellys a b-day tweet (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

HOUSTON - A tweet from the office of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords
wished her husband and brother-in-law a happy birthday - and also
thanked the Houston hospital where she's undergoing intensive
rehabilitat

2011-02-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 22 2011\
No one hurt as fire burns midtown home (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A midtown home was destroyed Monday morning by a fire that is
under investigation, fire officials said.

2011-02-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 22 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Monday, Feb. 21

2011-02-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 22 2011\
Thursday's rodeo parade set for 9 a.m. (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The 86th annual Tucson ... read more

2011-02-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 22 2011\
Restrictions to Mount Lemmon lifted (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

All roads to Mount Lemmon are now open.

2011-02-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 22 2011\
Morning blaze destroys central Tucson home (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A midtown home was destroyed this morning by a fire that is
under investigation, fire officials said.

2010-06-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 11 2010\
The Sky Is on Fire (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        A new favorite haunt of mine is Sky Bar at 536 N. Fourth Avenue. They have Happy Hour from 5:30 to 8:30 every day, except Sunday, when it's Happy Hour all day! Two-dollar wells sounds damn good this time of year. Even better, Friday nights offer ... read more

2010-06-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 11 2010\
Picture This: Afternoon Delight (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc
... read more

2010-06-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 11 2010\
An Exxon Valdez Every 10 Days (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
The latest estimates show that the BP spill could have been as much as 25,000 to 30,000 barrels a day.
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2010-06-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 11 2010\
Picture This: Make Some Music (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc
... read more

2010-06-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 11 2010\
Glassman and the Democratic Debates (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Rodney GlassmanScore one for Democratic Senate candidate John Dougherty ... read more

2010-06-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 11 2010\
Picture This: Afternoon Stroll (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc
... read more

2010-06-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 11 2010\
Jason's Deli Reopens, Gives Out 1,000 Free Sandwiches on Monday (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Jason's Deli is reopening its recently closed store at 4545 N. Oracle Road and will be giving away 1,000 free sandwiches on Monday.
Another location at 5420 E. Broadway Blvd., which also closed unexpectedly on Sunday, May 30, is expected to ... read more

2010-06-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 11 2010\
Skinny 2010 Spotlight: Democrat Sami Hamed, Legislative District 27 House of Representatives (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        With two open House seats—Rep. Olivia Cajero Bedford is running for the state Senate, while Rep ... read more

2010-06-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 11 2010\
Danehy (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/daneh

        
        The feds, foundations should be funding superior public schools, not charter schools
          
            by Tom Danehy
          
          
          
            On May 28, the Democrat-controlled New York Legislature passed a bill ... read more

2010-06-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 11 2010\
Weekly Wide Web (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/weekl

        
        Homer Simpson Told Me to Like Soccer
          
            by Nick Smith
          
          
          
            Most Americans don't care whether other countries have better soccer teams than we do. After all, soccer games are ... read more

2010-06-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 11 2010\
Now Showing at Home (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/now-s

        
        Alice in Wonderland (Three-Disc Blu-ray + DVD + Digital Copy); Shutter Island; War of the Worlds (Blu-ray)
          
            by Bob Grimm
          
          
          
            Alice in Wonderland (Three-Disc Blu-ray + DVD ... read more

2010-06-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 11 2010\
Live (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/live/

        
        Robert Rich
          
            by Mel Mason
          
          
          
            ROBERT RICH SOLAR CULTURE GALLERY Sunday, June 6 For those who crave musical stylings outside of the norm in terms of structure and instrumentation ... read more

2010-06-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 11 2010\
City Week (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/city-

        
        Solar Solstice Fair; The photos of Bart Jennings; The Firefighter Combat Challenge; Pima County Public Library GLBT Author Presentation: Sonia Sanchez
          
            by Adam Lehrer ... read more

2009-09-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 27 2009\
Neighbors Briefs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310763

  
    downtown

2009-09-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 27 2009\
Disrespect breeds assaults, harassment in local schools (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310776
Girls grabbed in the crotch by boys who say it's "no big deal."

2009-09-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 27 2009\
Soccer has lights, but costs keep them off (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310764
Blame it on the budget. Again.

2009-09-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 27 2009\
It's good day as injured boy leaves hospital (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310760
Editor's note: Staff Sgt. Jacob  Richmond, a public affairs specialist from Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, is blogging during his deployment to Joint Base Balad, Iraq. His dispatches run Sundays in the Star.

2009-09-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 27 2009\
Dig reveals ancient fields (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310755
The discovery of a prehistoric irrigation system in the Marana desert is giving archaeologists a deeper glimpse into one of the first groups of people to farm in the Tucson basin.

2009-09-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 27 2009\
Sexually harassed at school: 'big deal' (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310754
It happens in middle schools and high schools across the community. In hallways. In classrooms. On the bus.

2009-09-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 27 2009\
Teachers aren't immune from violence in schools (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310747
A rise in incivility at school is spilling over into skirmishes with school authorities.

2009-09-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 27 2009\
At 65, Brewer reflects on the bigger picture (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310748
PHOENIX — The eyes may not be the first things to go.

2009-09-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 27 2009\
Pizzeria's customers take loyalty to grave (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310789
A small, white building sits back from the street near the corner of North First Avenue and East Fort Lowell Road. The green sign by the street dates to the 1950s. The restaurant logo — a man dressed in chef's clothing tossing pizza dough — is painted ... read more

2009-09-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 27 2009\
All-women mariachi to play at Hispanic conference (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310772
An all-women mariachi group — Mariachi Viva La Mujer — was recently born in the Old Pueblo to entertain about 2,000 women, including the possibility of first lady Michelle Obama, at the 24th National Hispanic Women's Conference in Phoenix this week ... read more

2009-09-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 27 2009\
Santa Cruz heritage plan advances, but not before border-control flap (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310800
At first blush, the idea seems innocuous.

2009-09-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 27 2009\
O'odham charity to honor man who studies culture (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310793
Richard Goodridge is a self-made farmer, weaver and carver who is giving back to the Gila River Indian Community, where he lives near Phoenix.

2009-09-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 27 2009\
Neto's Tucson : (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310781
Growing up gay, Juan Carlos Montes de Oca felt the stinging barbs from strangers and, worse, the lack of acceptance from his family.

2009-09-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 27 2009\
Law and Order (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310778

  TPD officer honored for peer-support work

2009-09-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 27 2009\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310749
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.

2009-09-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 27 2009\
Cash-starved AZ putting Tucson properties up for sale (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/310734
For a little more than $46 million, the Tucson campus of the Arizona State Schools for the Deaf and the Blind could be yours.

2009-01-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 11 2009\
Regina's answer - please read!

It sounds to me like the Star story was sensationalized and somewhat inaccurate.  Here is councilmember Regina Romero's response to the story:
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Dear Friends & Neighbors:

I would like ... read more

2009-01-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 11 2009\
Many more need help http://www.theirc.org/where/united_state
It is wonderful that so many Tucsonans stepped forward and so clear that Taha deserved the help!  

If you feel moved to help another family in difficult circumstances in a new country, check with the Refugee Education Center or IRC, the International ... read more

2009-01-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 11 2009\
FAA: TUSD program flew unsafe airplanes (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/275394
The owner of a company that teaches Catalina Magnet High School students how to be pilots has been investigated by federal regulators for a host of violations, including operating unsafe planes, and agreed just weeks ago to pay $44,500 in fines.

2009-01-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 11 2009\
Luxury-home project is now a tunnel to nowhere (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/275374
Saguaro Ranch pitched itself as the most-exclusive luxury development to ever hit Southern Arizona.

2009-01-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 11 2009\
Legislators will have to tackle budget woes first (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/275416
Five things to know about the state Legislature's session that begins tomorrow:

2009-01-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 11 2009\
Mercy killing or murder? (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/275408
With the late-autumn sunrise still hours away, William Swink rubbed Mary's head and tried to comfort her as she lay in bed in their San Manuel home.

2009-01-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 11 2009\
Con artists, scams a rising risk here (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/275395
Reports of con artists working in Tucson rose sharply last year even as other types of fraud dropped.


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