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2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
More 'Want' Wanted (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/more-

        
        
        Daniel Olivas' slim novel falls just short of greatness
            by Jarret Keene
            The grandson of Mexican immigrants and a hard-core downtown Los Angeleno, Daniel Olivas toils as a lawyer by day, and endeavors ... read more

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Tax Myths (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/tax-m

        
        
        As the filing deadline approaches, mull over these nine common misconceptions
            by David Cay Johnston
            David Cay Johnston is a columnist for tax.com and teaches at Syracuse University. He has also been called ... read more

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Tucson Weekly - Spring 2011 Club Crawl® (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/tucso

        
        
        Bud Light Music Stage
8 p.m.: Bold Bird
9 p.m.: Kristen Chandler
10 p.m.: Love Mound
11 p.m.: Voodoo Swing (Phoenix)
Midnight: Imperial Blue Bloods KRQ Stage
8 p.m.: The Swigs
9 p.m.: Crosscut Saw
10 p.m.: Triple Double
11 ... read more

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Vivian Girls: Share the Joy (Polyvinyl) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/vivia

        
        
        by Sean Bottai
            Share the Joy is the cleanest-sounding Vivian Girls release yet. The Ronettes-in-a-thunderstorm furor of those first two records is now more Ronettes-in-your-living-room.…
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2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Mailbag (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/mailb

        
        
        A loving letter from a big fan; Our water future is rather tenuous; The ability to protest on the UA mall must be supported; Danehy helped make the mock wall a success; A comment from a reader at TucsonWeekly.com ... read more

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Now Showing at Home (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/now-s

        
        
        Taxi Driver (Blu-ray); Little Fockers (Blu-ray); A.I. Artificial Intelligence (Blu-ray)
            by Bob Grimm
            Taxi Driver (Blu-ray) SONY…
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2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Dancing While Wet (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/danci

        
        
        NEW ARTiculations continues to focus on water with 'Watershed'
            by Margaret Regan
            A river ran through Tucson, once. The Santa Cruz flowed north right through town.…
              [ Read more ] ... read more

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Media Watch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/media

        
        
        Frank attacks Johnjay after thedirty.com reports
            by John Schuster
            FRANK ATTACKS JOHNJAY AFTER THEDIRTY.COM REPORTS Clear Channel radio morning host Johnjay Van Es—heard in five markets, including ... read more

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Red Meat (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/red-m

        
        
        
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2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Top Ten in Music (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        
        The 17th Street Guitar and World Music Store's top sales for the week ending April 8, 2011
            
            The 17th Street Guitar and World Music Store's top sales for the week ending April 8, 2011 1.… ... read more

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Top Ten in Books (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        
        Antigone Books' best-sellers for the week ending April 8, 2011
            
            Antigone Books' best-sellers for the week ending April 8, 2011 1.…
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2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Flat Unfair (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/flat-

        
        
        In Arizona, poor and middle-class residents are paying more for less—and Republicans keep lowering the tax burden on the rich
            by Jim Nintzel
            David Cay Johnston proves that the notion that half of ... read more

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Information! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/infor

        
        
        Answers to your questions about parking, entry, arrival and VIP passes
            
            How do I get into Club Crawl®—and how do I avoid lines? There are two main entrances into Club Crawl®.… ... read more

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Loch Lomond: Little Me Will Start a Storm (Tender Loving Empire) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/loch-

        
        
        by Annie Holub
            Portland, Ore.'s Loch Lomond is responsible for one of my all-time-favorite live-music moments: On stage at Plush in 2006, toward the end of their set (and toward the end of an especially haunting ... read more

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Guest Commentary (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/guest

        
        
        What are the real motivations behind the City Council's vote-by-mail move?
            by Jonathan Hoffman
            Voting has always been considered a cornerstone of our democratic processes. It is how we keep our government ... read more

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Out of Somalia (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/out-o

        
        
        This tiny restaurant and market is a great place for East African food
            by Rita Connelly
            Somalia is located on the Horn of Africa, a bit of land that juts out into the Gulf of Aden and the Indian Ocean ... read more

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Broadway Steps (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/broad

        
        
        'Burn the Floor' features every conceivable popular dance style
            by Margaret Regan
            "Ballroom. Reinvented."…
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2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Frog Fight (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/frog-

        
        
        Safeguarding habitat for the Chiricahua leopard frog may stir up old disagreements
            by Tim Vanderpool
            Cheers went up in March when the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced plans to secure critical ... read more

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Feeling Something (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/feeli

        
        
        Lady Dottie and the Diamonds bring a bit of the blues to Club Crawl®
            by Gene Armstrong
            Whether she's singing gospel, blues, R&B or high-octane rock 'n' roll, Lady Dottie says she has to feel it ... read more

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Nine Questions (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/nine-

        
        
        Ivy Ross
            by Gene Armstrong
            Ivy Ross is an experimental folk-rock singer-songwriter who has been living in Tucson for the last four months. Ross will perform at 9:30 p.m., Sunday, April 17, at Plush, 340 ... read more

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Manic Tuesday (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/manic

        
        
        by Jimmy Boegle
            You ever have one of those days when Murphy's Law sneaks up and bites you in the ass? As far as I am concerned, our Tuesday deadline day this week was one of those days.…
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2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
After the Assassination (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/after

        
        
        'The Conspirator'—the supposedly accurate tale of the trial of Mary Surratt—needs a good re-edit
            by Colin Boyd
            The American Film Company is a new outfit that promotes itself as making only ... read more

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Time to Heal (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/time-

        
        
        by A. Greene
            The Healing Gathering on Sunday, April 17, is completely focused on helping Tucsonans—and is completely free of charge. Co-created by Jomo Williams and John Westenhiser, the event is meant to help ... read more

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Dine 'n' Dance (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/dine-

        
        
        Well more than a dozen restaurants are participating in spring Club Crawl®
            
            We are now starting to see more and more action downtown—largely thanks to the restaurant sector. One of the first ... read more

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
¡Ask a Mexican! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/ask-a

        
        
        by Gustavo Arellano
            Dear Mexican: I grant you a magic wand; now, tell me: How do we right the wrongs of Sam Houston and Manifest Destiny? Do we correct his legacy, call out the crimes and recognize the victims?&hellip ... read more

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Correction (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• A headline Wednesday on A1 incorrectly described the status of
the Doubletree Hotel Tucson at Reid Park. The headline should have
said that the hotel is in foreclosure.

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Correction (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

"Chocolate event has sweet turnout," on Page 4 of the April 7
Foothills Star, misidentified the group that sponsored the event.
It was the Rincon Rotary Club.

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Wednesday, April 13

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Josh Brodesky: 'I don't know if I'll ever be normal again' (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Roger Salzgeber seized the moment. Then he shunned the
spotlight.

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
A vigil for slain boy (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Insurance, gun bills advance (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The Arizona House approved ... read more

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Tucson International Airport to get a 2nd controller overnight (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

WASHINGTON — The Federal Aviation Administration is immediately
adding a second controller at night at 26 airports — including
Tucson International — after finding two more cases of controllers
sleepi

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Forest Service says it will decide on Rosemont Mine by January (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The draft environmental report for the proposed Rosemont Mine
will be released in August and a decision on the project will be
made by January 2012, the U.S. Forest Service announced today.

2011-04-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 14 2011\
Marana library offers free job help (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr. Library has two workshops lined
up:

2010-08-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 01 2010\
Sasabe Port of Entry Closed (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Tucson Weekly contributor Michael Marizco filed this story Friday, July 30, on his website BorderReporter. Read his entire story and other news here.
UPDATE: A good friend in Sasabe, Ariz., tells me the Americans closed the port of entry there ... read more

2010-08-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 01 2010\
Happy Lammas: Celebrate Tonight With the Mission Creeps (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Skid Severson
Happy Lammas. Today is the first of three Pagan harvest ... read more

2010-08-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 01 2010\
Tonight: Ronstadt/Nicks 'Cactus Fight' to Help Local Artists (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
If it's possible to do requests tonight at the Tucson Artists and Musicians Healthcare Alliance fundraiser and membership drive at Plush, 340 E. Sixth Ave., at 8 p.m., If so, I'm going to ask Naim Amor to consider "Different Drum."
The showcase ... read more

2010-08-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 01 2010\
Tucson Birthday Time (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
Do you love Tucson? I mean, do you really love Tucson?
Excuse the Gordo's reference, ... read more

2010-08-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 01 2010\
Get involved (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Browse hundreds of volunteer opportunities online at
www.volunteersoaz.org, the Volunteer Center of Southern Arizona's
website.

2010-08-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 01 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2010-08-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 01 2010\
Like the weather? Better bottle it, then (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Enjoy the rain and lower temperatures while they last.

2010-08-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 01 2010\
Group's focus is helping horses, teaching humane care (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Judy Glore is convinced ... read more

2010-08-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 01 2010\
Neighbors: Downtown shrine that's said to answer folks' prayers gets a little help of its own (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

It is said that El Tiradito ... read more

2010-08-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 01 2010\
Re-Discover Tucson Expo coming (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The Windmill Suites at St. Philip's Plaza will host the second
Re-Discover Tucson Expo from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday.

2010-08-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 01 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawing for Saturday, July 31

2010-08-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 01 2010\
Message-sign work along I-10 to bring more closures this week (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Continued work to install overhead message signs on Interstate
10 will mean more midday lane and ramp closures this week, the
Arizona Department of Transportation said.

2010-08-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 01 2010\
8 hillside homes may harm views in Catalinas (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

They will be homes of ... read more

2010-08-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 01 2010\
More casinos in Sonora mean less travel to Ariz. (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Nearly two dozen small ... read more

2010-08-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 01 2010\
Torrent swamps homes near Tanque Verde Wash (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Darren Leavitt knows ... read more

2009-11-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 18 2009\
Council puts off minidorm restrictions (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318067
New rules to restrict development of minidorms near the University of Arizona were put off for another week by the City Council on Tuesday, and they may never be passed the way neighborhood residents want.

2009-11-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 18 2009\
Charities seek food for big yearly meals (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318036
Two Tucson groups that organize big Thanksgiving meals for the needy say they are significantly short of the food they need.

2009-11-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 18 2009\
Many seek help sorting dizzying Medicare choices (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318045
Open enrollment for Medicare began this week, and local senior-service organizations are seeing an unprecedented number of clients who are confused and anxious about the process.

2009-11-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 18 2009\
Plans for city audit of Rio Nuevo halted pending AZ moves (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318058
The City Council has again put off an in-depth special audit of its Rio Nuevo redevelopment district Tuesday because the state is poised to require one as part of reforms that could be passed this week.

2009-11-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 18 2009\
Qwest to move utility lines, freeing up 5 road projects (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318022
Despite an economy that has contractors scrambling for work at bargain-basement prices, several Pima County road projects were on the brink of being stalled because Qwest Communications hadn't moved its utility lines from under the streets.

2009-11-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 18 2009\
Burglary role could be costly to man (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318015
A 21-year-old Tombstone man could be barred from being a peace officer in Arizona after admitting to taking part in a "major" burglary three years ago.

2009-11-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 18 2009\
Bill targets spec-home shield (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318011
PHOENIX — State lawmakers are once again trying to remove some legal protections speculators have from being pursued by banks if they walk away from home mortgages.

2009-11-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 18 2009\
Arizona has 30-year trend toward more heavy reliance on sales taxes (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318057
Even as the governor continues to push for a sales tax increase to help erase some of the state's red ink, a new report shows Arizona has a 30-year trend toward more heavy reliance on sales taxes.

2009-11-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 18 2009\
$48K fee settlement OK'd with baseball team that left early (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318037
The Tucson Sidewinders owe Pima County $48,000 for leaving Tucson Electric Park before the end of the team's contract.

2009-11-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 18 2009\
Border Patrol agent's rape trial begins (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318050
A U.S. Border Patrol agent is on trial this week, accused of raping another agent. His defense attorney told jurors Tuesday that the charges stem from the alleged victim telling a lie she couldn't get out of.

2011-04-14 A vigil for slain boy (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_7482d440-fb16-504b-8157-2539d515133c.html


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2011-04-14 After the Assassination (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/after-the-assassination/Content?oid=2665519

        
        
        'The Conspirator'—the supposedly accurate tale of the trial of Mary Surratt—needs a good re-edit
            by Colin Boyd
            The American Film Company is a new outfit that promotes itself as making only historically accurate films. For as long as there have been movies, they've been historically inaccurate, in large part because the truth should never stand in the way of a good story.…
              

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2011-04-14 Broadway Steps (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/broadway-steps/Content?oid=2665511

        
        
        'Burn the Floor' features every conceivable popular dance style
            by Margaret Regan
            "Ballroom. Reinvented."…
              

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2011-04-14 Correction (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_6a2428ed-e0ac-5386-bbb9-1d6930ceede6.html

• A headline Wednesday on A1 incorrectly described the status of
the Doubletree Hotel Tucson at Reid Park. The headline should have
said that the hotel is in foreclosure.

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2011-04-14 Correction (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_20814c85-40b3-5383-9e7a-8c6a434a53c3.html

"Chocolate event has sweet turnout," on Page 4 of the April 7
Foothills Star, misidentified the group that sponsored the event.
It was the Rincon Rotary Club.

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2011-04-14 Dancing While Wet (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/dancing-while-wet/Content?oid=2665509

        
        
        NEW ARTiculations continues to focus on water with 'Watershed'
            by Margaret Regan
            A river ran through Tucson, once. The Santa Cruz flowed north right through town.…
              

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2011-04-14 Deaths (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_4e6b714e-eb1b-55b0-93df-a2de6878aac0.html

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

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2011-04-14 Dine 'n' Dance (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/dine-n-dance/Content?oid=2665766

        
        
        Well more than a dozen restaurants are participating in spring Club Crawl®
            
            We are now starting to see more and more action downtown—largely thanks to the restaurant sector. One of the first things you will notice this Saturday is a newly renovated rooftop beer garden at the corner of Fifth Avenue and Congress Street; on the night of Club Crawl®, that garden will serve as an extension of recent-addition Hub Restaurant and Ice Creamery.…
              

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2011-04-14 Feeling Something (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/feeling-something/Content?oid=2665620

        
        
        Lady Dottie and the Diamonds bring a bit of the blues to Club Crawl®
            by Gene Armstrong
            Whether she's singing gospel, blues, R&B or high-octane rock 'n' roll, Lady Dottie says she has to feel it in her soul. "It seems like I got another body inside when I'm singing—and I feel like other people can feel like I am feeling," she says.…
              

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2011-04-14 Flat Unfair (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/flat-unfair/Content?oid=2665495

        
        
        In Arizona, poor and middle-class residents are paying more for less—and Republicans keep lowering the tax burden on the rich
            by Jim Nintzel
            David Cay Johnston proves that the notion that half of all Americans skip out on paying taxes is a load of hogwash. Even if some citizens don't owe anything in federal income taxes, they pay sales taxes, gas taxes, Social Security taxes, Medicare taxes and plenty of other taxes—and for low- and middle-income Americans who don't have money left over to save, that's a big bite out of the dollars that they earn.…
              

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2011-04-14 Forest Service says it will decide on Rosemont Mine by January (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_844f86ec-6620-11e0-8d67-001cc4c002e0.html

The draft environmental report for the proposed Rosemont Mine
will be released in August and a decision on the project will be
made by January 2012, the U.S. Forest Service announced today.

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2011-04-14 Frog Fight (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/frog-fight/Content?oid=2665425

        
        
        Safeguarding habitat for the Chiricahua leopard frog may stir up old disagreements
            by Tim Vanderpool
            Cheers went up in March when the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced plans to secure critical habitat for the threatened Chiricahua leopard frog. But there are a few groans, too, most notably among Southern Arizona ranchers who'd probably prefer a sharp stick in the eye to federal biologists poking around their properties.…
              

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2011-04-14 Guest Commentary (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/guest-commentary/Content?oid=2665415

        
        
        What are the real motivations behind the City Council's vote-by-mail move?
            by Jonathan Hoffman
            Voting has always been considered a cornerstone of our democratic processes. It is how we keep our government officials in line, hiring or firing them as we see fit.…
              

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2011-04-14 Information! (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/information/Content?oid=2665764

        
        
        Answers to your questions about parking, entry, arrival and VIP passes
            
            How do I get into Club Crawl®—and how do I avoid lines? There are two main entrances into Club Crawl®.…
              

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2011-04-14 Insurance, gun bills advance (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_0e64538d-9516-5b2e-92ca-5377c6831ff1.html

The Arizona House approved changes to gun and insurance laws
Wednesday, while the state Senate voted to require new proof of
citizenship qualifications for presidential candidates who want to
be on th
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2011-04-14 Josh Brodesky: 'I don't know if I'll ever be normal again' (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_6dc9d201-d911-5f56-89ae-1d0d60bd46aa.html

Roger Salzgeber seized the moment. Then he shunned the
spotlight.

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2011-04-14 Loch Lomond: Little Me Will Start a Storm (Tender Loving Empire) (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/loch-lomond-little-me-will-start-a-storm-tender-loving-empire/Content?oid=2665611

        
        
        by Annie Holub
            Portland, Ore.'s Loch Lomond is responsible for one of my all-time-favorite live-music moments: On stage at Plush in 2006, toward the end of their set (and toward the end of an especially haunting song), singer Ritchie Young and his fellow musicians whipped out those tube-like toy noisemakers that, when lassoed around, make a high-pitched whistling noise. The lights shone on them, and the effect was surprising, magical and inspiring—and it's still the perfect image to describe Loch Lomond's sound.…
              

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2011-04-14 Lottery (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_4761f6d4-c0a3-5bb5-993a-053611a28ccb.html

Drawings for Wednesday, April 13

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2011-04-14 Mailbag (weekly)
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        A loving letter from a big fan; Our water future is rather tenuous; The ability to protest on the UA mall must be supported; Danehy helped make the mock wall a success; A comment from a reader at TucsonWeekly.com
            
            A Loving Letter From a Big Fan Wow.…
              

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2011-04-14 Manic Tuesday (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/manic-tuesday/Content?oid=2665410

        
        
        by Jimmy Boegle
            You ever have one of those days when Murphy's Law sneaks up and bites you in the ass? As far as I am concerned, our Tuesday deadline day this week was one of those days.…
              

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2011-04-14 Marana library offers free job help (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_f423ca1e-65da-11e0-9365-001cc4c03286.html

The Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr. Library has two workshops lined
up:

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2011-04-14 Media Watch (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/media-watch/Content?oid=2665424

        
        
        Frank attacks Johnjay after thedirty.com reports
            by John Schuster
            FRANK ATTACKS JOHNJAY AFTER THEDIRTY.COM REPORTS Clear Channel radio morning host Johnjay Van Es—heard in five markets, including Tucson (on KRQQ 93.7 FM)—has found himself embroiled in allegations perpetrated by TheDirty.com and later by KLPX FM 96.1 morning-show rival Frank Brinsley.…
              

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2011-04-14 More 'Want' Wanted (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/more-want-wanted/Content?oid=2665516

        
        
        Daniel Olivas' slim novel falls just short of greatness
            by Jarret Keene
            The grandson of Mexican immigrants and a hard-core downtown Los Angeleno, Daniel Olivas toils as a lawyer by day, and endeavors as a writer by night. He's not a canny academic hoping to secure tenure by penning tales about the invisible lives of people pushed to society's margins.…
              

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2011-04-14 Nine Questions (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/nine-questions/Content?oid=2665602

        
        
        Ivy Ross
            by Gene Armstrong
            Ivy Ross is an experimental folk-rock singer-songwriter who has been living in Tucson for the last four months. Ross will perform at 9:30 p.m., Sunday, April 17, at Plush, 340 E. Sixth St. Her new seven-song album, Seed Card, comes as a digital download—the code for which is printed on an actual wildflowers-seed card.…
              

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2011-04-14 Now Showing at Home (weekly)
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        Taxi Driver (Blu-ray); Little Fockers (Blu-ray); A.I. Artificial Intelligence (Blu-ray)
            by Bob Grimm
            Taxi Driver (Blu-ray) SONY…
              

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2011-04-14 Out of Somalia (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/out-of-somalia/Content?oid=2665528

        
        
        This tiny restaurant and market is a great place for East African food
            by Rita Connelly
            Somalia is located on the Horn of Africa, a bit of land that juts out into the Gulf of Aden and the Indian Ocean. This prime location was a vital part in the spice-trade routes between Europe and India in the late-15th and early-16th centuries.…
              

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2011-04-14 Red Meat (weekly)
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2011-04-14 Tax Myths (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/tax-myths/Content?oid=2665489

        
        
        As the filing deadline approaches, mull over these nine common misconceptions
            by David Cay Johnston
            David Cay Johnston is a columnist for tax.com and teaches at Syracuse University. He has also been called the "de facto chief tax enforcement officer of the United States" because his reporting in The New York Times shut down many tax dodges and schemes—just two of them valued by Congress at $260 billion.…
              

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2011-04-14 Time to Heal (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/time-to-heal/Content?oid=2665498

        
        
        by A. Greene
            The Healing Gathering on Sunday, April 17, is completely focused on helping Tucsonans—and is completely free of charge. Co-created by Jomo Williams and John Westenhiser, the event is meant to help Tucsonans find ways to heal after the tragedy of Jan. 8."I've never lived in a place where something like (January's shooting) happened," said Williams.…
              

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2011-04-14 Top Ten in Books (weekly)
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        Antigone Books' best-sellers for the week ending April 8, 2011
            
            Antigone Books' best-sellers for the week ending April 8, 2011 1.…
              

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2011-04-14 Top Ten in Music (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-ten-in-music/Content?oid=2665601

        
        
        The 17th Street Guitar and World Music Store's top sales for the week ending April 8, 2011
            
            The 17th Street Guitar and World Music Store's top sales for the week ending April 8, 2011 1.…
              

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2011-04-14 Tucson International Airport to get a 2nd controller overnight (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_27ef38b8-6623-11e0-b794-001cc4c002e0.html

WASHINGTON — The Federal Aviation Administration is immediately
adding a second controller at night at 26 airports — including
Tucson International — after finding two more cases of controllers
sleepi
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2011-04-14 Tucson Weekly - Spring 2011 Club Crawl® (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/tucson-weekly-spring-2011-club-crawlandreg/Content?oid=2665755

        
        
        Bud Light Music Stage
8 p.m.: Bold Bird
9 p.m.: Kristen Chandler
10 p.m.: Love Mound
11 p.m.: Voodoo Swing (Phoenix)
Midnight: Imperial Blue Bloods KRQ Stage
8 p.m.: The Swigs
9 p.m.: Crosscut Saw
10 p.m.: Triple Double
11 p.m.: Haley Jane
Midnight: Are You Experienced…
              

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2011-04-14 Vivian Girls: Share the Joy (Polyvinyl) (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/vivian-girls-share-the-joy-polyvinyl/Content?oid=2665609

        
        
        by Sean Bottai
            Share the Joy is the cleanest-sounding Vivian Girls release yet. The Ronettes-in-a-thunderstorm furor of those first two records is now more Ronettes-in-your-living-room.…
              

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2011-04-14 ¡Ask a Mexican! (weekly)
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        by Gustavo Arellano
            Dear Mexican: I grant you a magic wand; now, tell me: How do we right the wrongs of Sam Houston and Manifest Destiny? Do we correct his legacy, call out the crimes and recognize the victims?…
              

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