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2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
Photographer Q&A: A Showcase of Form and Movement (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
In 2008, Canadian transplant Allison Mullally picked up a camera and found a new passion in photography and photojournalism.
Three years later, Mullally has accumulated one of the more impressive portfolios of visualjournalism ... read more

2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
Writer's Block: Teresa Graham Brett (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Local author Terese Graham Brett's new book, Parenting for Social Change, has been published by Social Change Press ($18.95, 147 pages).

Book Synopsis:Parenting for Social Change is a powerful parenting book that is not about ... read more

2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
Idiot Boksen - The Coming Pig-pocalypse (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
One of my biggest influences in writing "Idiot Boksen" is Wm. Steven Humphrey's "I Love Television" column in the Portland Mercury, which I read often in my early 20s.…
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2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
AZ Walk to Silence Tinnitus (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        On the morning of Saturday, March 5, the Walk to Silence Tinnitus will be taking off in Scottsdale.
Tinnitus, commonly referred to as “ringing in the ears,” affects 50 million Americans, and of those, up to 16 million ... read more

2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
I Wish I Could Be This Excited About Anything (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        The Memphis Tigers won the collegiate hip hop dance championships (which I wasn't aware was a thing that could be won) and they're excited. Maybe a bit too excited.…
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2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
Out to Topple Grijalva (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Hank Stephenson of the Nogales International gauges Republican Gabby Saucedo Mercer's chances against Congressman Raul Grijalva in 2012:Kate Kenski, a longtime pollster and University of Arizona assistant professor of communications ... read more

2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
Where Beer and Art Collide: Borderlands Brewing Company Opening Downtown (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        A new microbrewery named Borderlands Brewing Company is going in at 119 E. Toole Ave. It will have a tasting room, but will not dabble in the bar business like the other local microbreweries.
What’s especially fascinating ... read more

2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
Strange Euro-American Family Band Sings Anti-Bed Wetting Track (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Until a friend of mine posted the first video below on Facebook today, I had never heard of the Kelly Family. Now that my life has been ruined by being drawn into the strange world of the group that sold 20 million albums worldwide ... read more

2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
Arizona Bill Allowing Guns at Public Events Passes (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        ... and Sen. Linda Lopez, D-Tucson, is upset about it:
“Has this body no shame, no compassion, no respect?” said Lopez, a good friend of U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords. “Six people died, and 13 were injured in ... read more

2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
You Should Go to Plush Saturday Night (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Two great local bands, one promising extremely likable touring act? Only five bucks?…
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2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
Grand Jury Indicts Loughner on 49 Counts in Connection with Tucson Shooting Rampage (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        A federal grand jury has returned a 49-count indictment against Jared Lee Loughner in connection to the Tucson shooting rampage on Jan. 8 that left six dead and 13 wounded.
Loughner was previously charged with attempting to ... read more

2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
Did You Read Steve Kozachik in Our Hippie Outhouse Socialist Rag? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        There are some people you just can't make happy, and apparently James Kelley, author of political blog The Cholla Jumps, is one of them. Kelley is a active member of the Republican community here in Tucson, serving as a precinct ... read more

2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
Republicans Move to Squash Unions—Except for Cops & Firefighters (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        David Safier at Blog for Arizona flags an interesting amendment to a bill designed to hamstring unions in Arizona by preventing automatic deductions from paychecks for dues:In the original version, all unions were created equal ... read more

2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
Jane Lynch, Former Fictional Blockbuster Customer (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        In case you were wondering what Jane Lynch did before Best in Show, Party Down and Glee, she was dominating the video cassette upsell promo video circuit.

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2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
State Lawmakers Target Judges (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Lawmakers have been going after the federal government, the city governments, the county governments and the unions. Did you really think they'd leave the judiciary alone?
Channing Turner of Cronkite News Service has the details ... read more

2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
Local Teacher a Finalist in National Geographic Photo Contest (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
Jamara Knight, a local preschool teacher and photographer, currently has a photo in second place in the National Geographic Photo Contest.
Click here to see more of Knight's work, and here to register to vote for Knight's ... read more

2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
Finally, We're Teaching Our Children the Value of Music (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Someone is teaching the children of Watville Primary School in Birmingham, England the value of culture, as they perform Iron Maiden's "Flight of Icarus". I think at my kid's school, he's getting occasional recorder lessons ... read more

2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
Picture This: Scenes From the Wildcats-Beavers Game (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
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2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
Top Three Things to Give Up for Lent to Make Tucson—and Your Soul—a Better Place (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Lent is lurking around the corner, kicking off Wednesday, March 9, and lasting for what usually seems like an eternity. This 46-day stretch is a time to give up things you like that you are not supposed to like, such as chocolate ... read more

2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
Correction (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• Arizona Opera conductor Joel Revzen has worked with the New
York Metropolitan Opera since 1999. The number of years was
incorrect in "Verdi's opera of passion, drama 'Otello' " on Page C1

2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 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:

2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
blood donations (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The American Red Cross will be seeking blood donors at these
times and places next week. To schedule an appointment, call
1-800-733-2767.

2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

FOOTHILLS

2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
state Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Diocese plans Mass for sex-abuse victims

2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Friday, March 4

2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
Ben's Bells: Foster parents' compassion for fragile babies recognized (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/lifestyles/faith-an

The recipients of this ... read more

2011-03-05 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 05 2011\
Pedestrian killed near Amado (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle and killed in a hit-and-run
accident on Interstate 19 near Amado at around 10:40 p.m.
Thursday.

2010-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2010\
Dem Boss Jeff Rogers on Proposed City Charter Changes (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Pima County Democratic Party Chairman Jeff Rogers gives his take on four proposed Tucson City Charter amendments. The Tucson City Council is considering asking voters to approve the changes on the November ballot.
We're still trying to make up ... read more

2010-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2010\
The Next Rasmussen Poll (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        If Rasmussen is doing business as usual, we'll get some more poll results this week. What do you bet that Gov. Jan Brewer will be shown to be crushing Democrat Terry Goddard? We'd also wager that McCain holds a double-digit lead over Hayworth ... read more

2010-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2010\
Rasmussen: Brewer Surges in GOP Primary (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        New numbers from Rasmussen show that Brewer is surging against her GOP opponents:Incumbent Jan Brewer now earns 61% support in Arizona’s Republican Primary race for governor, marking her second big monthly gain in a row.
The latest Rasmussen ... read more

2010-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2010\
Rest Stops Reopening on AZ Highways (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        A bulletin from the Arizona Department of Transportation:
To aid summer travel, the Arizona Department of Transportation will reopen five of the state’s highway rest areas by the end of July, helping to expand the opportunities for travelers ... read more

2010-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2010\
More State Budget Trouble (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Another hole has been blown in the state's budget. AP reports:
A new court ruling says the Arizona Legislature's raid of nearly $4.7 million from a special fund for injured workers was illegal.
Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Larry Grant ... read more

2010-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2010\
More Problems for Democrats This Year: The Enthusiasm Gap (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        A new Gallup poll shows Republicans are much more enthusiastic about voting than Democrats. That's more bad news for Democrats in swing districts, like Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords in Congressional District 8:
An average of 59% of Republicans ... read more

2010-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2010\
More From Mars (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        NASA/JPL/University of Arizona
The UA Lunar and Planetary Lab has posted new photos ... read more

2010-06-22 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 22 2010\
Meet the Democratic Attorney General Candidates (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The three Democratic candidates for Arizona Attorney General—Vince Rabago, David Lujan and Felecia Rotellini—will appear at tonight's meeting  Saguaro Eastside Democrats at 6:30 p.m. at New Spirit Lutheran Church, 8701 Old Spanish ... read more

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
Enjoy the journey: New apparel sets off a bit of a flap (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312077
I have reached a new milestone in my marriage. I flunked Debbie's Housecoat Etiquette 101. Yes indeed, I flunked the first big test and almost didn't know it.

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
Life out of range : Dental and mouse dilemmas abound (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312071
Here are a few excerpts from Star news assistant Joyce Bertschy's blog, "Life Out of Range." Read more online at go.azstarnet. com/lifeoutofrange.

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
What's happening (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312076

  Art Exhibits

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
Giving ... a bloody good time (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312057
They vant to sock your blahd.

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
Breathing life into vintage autos (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312054
Tucson's classic cars are the keys to success for the Saguaro Automotive Group.

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
Event highlights women's health (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312047
Dozens of vendors showed their wares and offered services Saturday during the fall Women's Spa & Wellness Showcase at La Encantada shopping center, 2905 E. Skyline Drive.

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
Amphi supporters back overrides (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312240
Supporters of the Amphitheater Public Schools district are  raising awareness about two ballot measures that could generate extra funds for the Amphitheater Public Schools district if approved in November's election.

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
Vocalists 'let hair down' at St. Philip's fundraiser (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312031
The ever-popular St. Philip's in the Hills Episcopal Church Friends of Music fundraising event, "Cabaret and Cabernet!", returns for its 12th year Oct. 16.

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
After all the years, they still rock (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312080
Avid Tucson music fans gathered in the heat Sunday at the Pima County Fairgrounds ready with sunscreen for the face, hats for the shade and cold drinks in hand to rock out to classic bands.

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
'Hunks' calendar helps horses (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312051
When cowboy farriers and beautiful horses come together in a spectacular calendar, the beneficiaries are abused, neglected and abandoned horses.

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
'Fun' show isn't all horsin' around (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312042
Holly Albrecht, 10, had her hands full recently as 9-year-old Twister hurried through the ring during the Southern Arizona Arabian Horse Association open breed fun show at Brandi Fenton Memorial Park.

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
What's happening (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312070

  Community event

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
School notes (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312037

  Marana governing board cancels meeting

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
Show isn't all horsin' around (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312100
Holly Albrecht, 10, had her hands full recently as 9-year-old Twister hurried through the ring during the Southern Arizona Arabian Horse Association open breed fun show at Brandi Fenton Memorial Park.

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
'Gateway to businesses' on the way (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312084
Marana is getting its own version of a crosstown freeway, albeit with a few traffic lights.

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
Cat shelter purrrsues its cause (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312034
Homeless animals at Casa de los Gatos had a higher chance than usual of getting adopted over the weekend.

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
Community notes (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312096
  Northwest

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
'Hunks' help out horse-rescue group (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312069
When cowboy farriers and beautiful horses come together in a spectacular calendar, the beneficiaries are abused, neglected and abandoned horses.

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
Bluefin, Kingfisher chef retains Copper crown (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312040
It was a battle to the yummiest Sunday at Loews Ventana Canyon Resort as two popular Tucson chefs competed in the fourth annual Copper Chef Challenge.

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
Series teaches skills to cope with recession (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312044
St. Philip's in the Hills Episcopal Church presents a repeat of a popular summer series titled "Survival Skills in Time of Recession" on Tuesdays in the La Paz Room at St. Philip's.

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
Gearing up for Classics Car Show (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312074
Enjoy the cooler fall temperatures and take a stroll on the grassy field, surrounded by mesquite groves, at the Third Annual Tucson Classics Car Show Oct. 17 at St. Gregory College Preparatory School, 3231 N. Craycroft Road.

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
Volunteer Connection (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312083
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.

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
Join in dialogue about city budget, priorities (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312222
Tucson City Manager Mike Letcher and the City Council are hosting a series of dialogues with citizens to discuss city budget challenges and priorities for services.

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
Vocalists 'let hair down' at St. Philip's fundraiser (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312242
The ever-popular St. Philip's in the Hills Episcopal Church Friends of Music fundraising event, "Cabaret and Cabernet!", returns for its 12th year Oct. 16.

2009-10-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 08 2009\
An age-old beauty treatment (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/312066
If you don't like the wax on, wax off method of removing unwanted hair, you might want to try the new threading shop co-owned by James and Syamala Garnham.


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