bTucson : a Tucson, Arizona Community Driven Directory
Housing »
Schools »
News »
More »
mouse over the » to see subcategories


Some Recent Features

add item

Save This Page on del.icio.us
 
What's new with Apr 27 2010 add item

2011-01-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 08 2011\
Brewer: Story About Transplant Cut Blown Out of Proportion (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
You know those sick people who have been taken off the transplant list in Arizona because Gov. Jan Brewer and GOP lawmakers cut the funding for the program? Turns out it's not a big deal, according to Brewer, who said today the media ... read more

2011-01-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 08 2011\
Now Open: Medusa Kabob House (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
The new Medusa Kabob House has opened in the old Casbah Tea House spot at 628 N. Fourth Ave., and, damn, do those kabobs smell good.
Owner and general manager Ashur Davoudikia had been busy all morning making fresh kabobs, and a spicy ... read more

2011-01-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 08 2011\
Dead Bats on the Eastside Killed by Jerk With BB Gun (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Good news: Tucson's dead bats aren't a sign of the apocalypse. Bad news: someone thought it would be fun to kill a bunch of bats.…
            [ Read more ]
        [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

2011-01-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 08 2011\
A Non-Theater-Going Guy's Perspective on 'Wicked' (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
If you haven't noticed (and based on the year-long hype machine that preceded this week's opening, I'm not sure how you that's possible), Wicked, the Broadway musical telling the story of what happened before the Wizard of Oz begins ... read more

2011-01-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 08 2011\
New TV Column: The Idiot Boksen (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
According to Nielsen (via the AV Club), Americans watched 34 hours of television per person, per week last year. Apparently, this is a record.…
            [ Read more ]
        [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ] ... read more

2011-01-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 08 2011\
Artistic Range: Francois Robert at Etherton Gallery (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
"Tank" from the series "Stop the Violence," 2008, by Francois Robert, whose work will be featured in Flesh, Bone, Spirit, opening this weekend at Etherton Gallery, 135 S. Sixth Ave. There is an opening reception for the show, which ... read more

2011-01-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 08 2011\
Buckmaster Show: Friday Roundtable Edition (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        The Friday Roundtable was reborn on Bill Buckmaster's radio show on KJLL, 1330 AM this morning, along with an interview with guests Rep. Steve Farley and Bob Westerman, outgoing chair of the Pima County Republican Party.
You can listen ... read more

2011-01-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 08 2011\
City Elections 2011: Romero vs. Ortega? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Democrat Miguel Ortega, who lost his bid for Tucson Unified School Board two months ago, is now weighing a run against Ward 1 Councilwoman Regina Romero in this year’s primary election.
“I’m interested,” Ortega ... read more

2011-01-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 08 2011\
This Week on Tucson Weekly TV: Adam Borowitz on The Food Truck Diaries (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        The response to our new series The Food Truck Diaries has been great, and this week on Tucson Weekly TV, Adam Borowitz talks about the motivation behind the feature (while sitting outside of a food truck on Valencia, appropriately). ... read more

2011-01-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 08 2011\
Win Exciting (and We Mean Exciting) Prizes From Fascinations (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
Our Valentine's Day contest with Fascinations is now open, with six prizes available from the local outlet of eroticism. Entering is ridiculously simple: Submit a photo of you and your "sweetheart," and tell us about the moment you ... read more

2011-01-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 08 2011\
Is This Creep Annoying You, Too? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        How many Facebook "friends" do you have named "Fox?"
"Fox Drachman," "Fox Himmel," "Fox Tortolita," "Fox Schaefer" and at least five others have solicited my own favor.…
            [ Read more ]
        [ Subscribe to the comments ... read more

2011-01-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 08 2011\
January's All Together Theatre Plans (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        January will be host to some fun events over at Live Theatre Workshop.
This Sunday, Jan. 9, the theater will host a special event called Bringing Literature to Life.…
            [ Read more ]
        [ Subscribe to the comments ... read more

2011-01-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 08 2011\
Ciara: Basic Instinct (Laface/Jive) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/ciara

        
        by Sean Bottai
          
          
          
            Ciara springs, Athena-like, from the janet.-era Janet Jackson who left behind her famous surname to bring raw sexuality into her image. Ciara doesn't always convincingly pull ... read more

2011-01-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 08 2011\
Selfish Stubbornness (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/selfi

        
        'White Material' is a well-done yet puzzling war movie
          
            by Bob Grimm
          
          
          
            Director Claire Denis has made an astonishing, puzzling war movie with White Material, featuring ... read more

2011-01-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 08 2011\
City Week (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/city-

        
        Barrio Memories; Bringing Literature to Life; Family Ties; Lang Lang Performs With the Tucson Symphony Orchestra
          
            by Erica Arvizu
          
          
          
            Life Before 'Urban Renewal' Barrio Memories ... read more

2011-01-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 08 2011\
To the Courts! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/to-th

        
        The battle over ethnic studies heats up as Tom Horne finds TUSD in violation of his new state law
          
            by Mari Herreras
          
          
          
            Just a few hours before outgoing Superintendent of ... read more

2011-01-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 08 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:

2011-01-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 08 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2011-01-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 08 2011\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Midtown

2011-01-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 08 2011\
Ben's Bells: 'Inspirational' founder of nonprofits honored for assisting at-risk teens (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The recipient of this ... read more

2011-01-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 08 2011\
Libraries play host to holiday exchanges (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Now's your chance to ... read more

2011-01-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 08 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Friday, Jan. 7

2011-01-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 08 2011\
BB gun killed 80 bats found under east-side bridge, G&F concludes (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Eighty bats found dead ... read more

2011-01-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 08 2011\
Bats found dead on Tucson's east side killed with BB gun (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Eighty bats found dead ... read more

2010-04-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 27 2010\
Jon Stewart: "Turns Out Arizona is the Meth Lab of Democracy" (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10cLaw & Borderwww.thedailyshow.comDaily Show Full EpisodesPolitical HumorTea Party
The Daily Show tackles the last week in Arizona politics. Those nuts at the Capitol, after years of trying, have ... read more

2010-04-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 27 2010\
Missing English Bulldog: Have You Seen Kobe? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Nicole Schwartz didn’t think twice of taking her English Bulldog, Kobe, along for a ride as she ... read more

2010-04-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 27 2010\
Tucson Police Chief Discusses Immigration Law on National Public Radio (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Tucson Police Chief Roberto Villaseñor discusses how police officers will handle the new immigration law recently signed into law during this National Public Radio interview that aired today.
Meanwhile, San Francisco leaders call for a boycott ... read more

2010-04-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 27 2010\
Tucson Episode of Andrew Zimmern’s 'Bizarre Foods' (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        A Travel Channel spokeswoman dropped us an e-mail to confirm that Tucson will be featured in the episode of Andrew Zimmern’s Bizarre Foods scheduled to air Monday, May 17.
We already reported some months ago that Zimmern was taping an episode ... read more

2010-04-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 27 2010\
New Downtown Restaurant: 47 Scott (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        A new restaurant called 47 Scott is scheduled to open next month at 47 N. Scott Ave., according to its website.
Information is scarce regarding the restaurant, but a press release says 47 Scott will debut a "comfort food" menu at the upcoming ... read more

2010-04-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 27 2010\
New Chef's Garden for jaxKitchen (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Brian Metzger, who owns and operates jaxKitchen with his wife Sandy, says homegrown vegetables could be showing up on his menu as early as this summer, thanks to a new chef’s garden.
Metzger said via e-mail that the entire staff of the ... read more

2010-04-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 27 2010\
Free Tickets to the Monterey Jazz Festival (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
Russell Malone will be appearing tomorrow night at Centennial Hall as part of the Monterey Jazz Festival. UApresents tells us: The Festival returns with an all-new line-up. Elegant playing, sensitive melodies and infectious rhythms inspired ... read more

2010-04-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 27 2010\
Democrat Randy Parraz Jumps Into Arizona Senate Race (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Politico reports that Democrat Rodney Glassman may have company in the primary for the U.S. Senate seat now held by Republican John McCain:An Arizona civil rights advocate jumped into the state's Senate race Monday, pointing to the strict anti ... read more

2010-04-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 27 2010\
DISCOVER Profiles Our Future Robot Overlords (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Timothy Archibald
Friend of the Range Timothy Archibald photographs robots being built by David Hanson for this ... read more

2010-04-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 27 2010\
Corrections (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• The time was wrong for the lecture by primatologist and
conservationist Jane Goodall in "What's happening" on Page 29 of
the Northwest section, April 22, and in "Free (& che

2010-04-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 27 2010\
County kennel nicer now (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Cleaner air, quieter kennels ... read more

2010-04-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 27 2010\
Camp-fund donations top $70K (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Another 294 individuals, families, companies and organizations
donated $25,225 to the Arizona Daily Star Sportsmen's Fund Send a
Kid to Camp program to help to send children from low-income
families t

2010-04-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 27 2010\
Gila monsters lumber, lust into spring (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Warming spring weather and a ... read more

2010-04-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 27 2010\
'Free-range' children are let loose to go play (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A few years ago, Amy Utzinger ... read more

2010-04-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 27 2010\
Toasty temps return to Tucson (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Just days after setting a record low maximum, Tucson is poised to register its first 90-degree day of the year, according to the National Weather Service.

2010-04-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 27 2010\
Traffic restricted near Columbus and Speedway (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A vehicle that crashed into a utility pole at Columbus and Speedway is causing restrictions.

2010-04-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 27 2010\
Protections stepped up for small porpoise (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/science/enviro

Just a few hours south of Tucson ... read more

2009-08-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 12 2009\
Bike Sanctuary Installation And Celebration (city) http://www.tucsonaz.gov/hottopics/bikesa
A one-of-a-kind youth project comes to completion when a huge bicycle art and shade structure is set into place and unveiled in a two-day event.

2009-08-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 12 2009\
SWAT officers kill man after 7-hour standoff (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/304609
A 62-year-old man was fatally shot by police Tuesday night during a standoff at a midtown home that lasted for more than seven hours.

2009-08-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 12 2009\
S. Tucson's last bar (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/304578
Under the dim lights of Antonio's Bar, bodies wrapped in dark T-shirts and baggy jeans crowd around the bar and pool tables.

2009-08-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 12 2009\
Speed cameras catching cops, too (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/304565
Pima County speed cameras can't tell if a motorist zipping by is a sheriff's deputy responding to an emergency.

2009-08-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 12 2009\
'Good luck' crystals yield 'imitation'-drug arrest (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/304577
Crystals from a psychic to ward off evil and bring good luck have landed a Tucson woman in legal trouble.

2009-08-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 12 2009\
Sales-tax hike won't be on Nov. ballot (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/304563
PHOENIX — Senate President Bob Burns, still unable to garner the votes to pass a state budget fix, acknowledged Tuesday that it's now too late to hold an election in November asking voters to raise the sales tax.

2009-08-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 12 2009\
Pima makes case for spraying buffelgrass (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/304603
If nothing is done about buffelgrass, within 10 years it will likely create a fire hazard so dangerous it could change the Sonoran Desert forever, Pima County's natural resources, parks and recreation director said Tuesday night.

2009-08-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 12 2009\
Cold Case : Ex-Marine fatally attacked after leaving DAV post in '04 (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/304566
Rodolfo "Rudy" Herreras, 38, spent much of his time helping people.

2009-08-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 12 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/304539
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-08-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 12 2009\
$7.2M added for AZ cops' border efforts (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/304579
Arizona cops in border counties will get $7.2 million more to work overtime hours and buy equipment in support of the Department of Homeland Security's border security efforts.

2009-08-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 12 2009\
Families of deployed troops are not forgotten (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/304589
When it comes to helping families of deployed troops, Kim Sloan has a bag of tricks that spans the seasons.

2009-08-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 12 2009\
Quick Read: Power to 7,600 is cut; rodent at fault again (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/304564
For the second time in as many weeks, a rodent caused an outage that left more than 7,000 customers without power.

2009-08-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 12 2009\
Carjacking suspect shot by spouse dies in Flagstaff (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/304602
FLAGSTAFF — Flagstaff police say an Oklahoma woman who was shot in the head by her husband when officers cornered them after a carjacking died on Tuesday.

2009-08-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 12 2009\
Ruling bars release of man arrested in 2004 bombing (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/304600
PHOENIX — An alleged white supremacist charged in a 2004 bombing that injured a black city official in Scottsdale will remain in federal custody because he poses a threat to the community and is a flight risk, a judge ruled Tuesday.

2009-08-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 12 2009\
Man gets probation for littering of water jugs near border (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/304568
Walt Staton's first act as a member of the No More Deaths humanitarian group a few years ago was to pick up trash he and other volunteers found while walking through the Buenos Aires National Wildlife Refuge, southwest of Tucson.

2009-08-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 12 2009\
Court files detail how slain dealer was set up (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/304581
Five people arrested in connection with the slaying of a 20-year-old Tucson man set the victim up to rob him of drugs and money, court records say.

2009-08-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 12 2009\
El Rio's newest clinic opens Thursday (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/304594
A grand opening for the new El Rio Southeast Clinic, 6950 E. Golf Links Road, will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday.

2009-08-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 12 2009\
Agreement could yield fewer lawsuits over forest (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/304584
FLAGSTAFF — Long on opposing sides when it comes to forest use, timber interests and environmental groups have agreed on how thinning and prescribed burns should be done on nearly 1 million acres of Arizona's ponderosa pine forest.

2009-08-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 12 2009\
Dems want IRS to probe tuition credit practices (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/304583
PHOENIX — House Democrats are seeking an investigation by the Internal Revenues Service into what they think may be violations of federal tax law by some organizations that provide scholarships for students to attend private and parochial schools.

2010-04-27 'Free-range' children are let loose to go play (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_f3fa4e73-29ea-5aaa-a4d9-7302923a4d59.html

A few years ago, Amy Utzinger, a Tucson mother of four, read about a woman who allowed her 9-year-old son to ride the New York subway alone. That mother, Lenore Skenazy, found herself at the center of
add comment
2010-04-27 Camp-fund donations top $70K (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_e70c1df3-7080-5c37-9513-0741c55d0705.html

Another 294 individuals, families, companies and organizations
donated $25,225 to the Arizona Daily Star Sportsmen's Fund Send a
Kid to Camp program to help to send children from low-income
families t
add comment
2010-04-27 Corrections (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_328e99a5-3372-5cfe-b6f0-8b40382eba93.html

• The time was wrong for the lecture by primatologist and
conservationist Jane Goodall in "What's happening" on Page 29 of
the Northwest section, April 22, and in "Free (& che
add comment
2010-04-27 County kennel nicer now (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_6fa0f882-833d-582c-bc60-d189fe2b4b75.html

Cleaner air, quieter kennels and more room to roam will be
celebrated this morning as the Pima Animal Care Center officially
opens its new shelter facilities.

add comment
2010-04-27 DISCOVER Profiles Our Future Robot Overlords (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2010/04/26/discover-profiles-our-future-robot-overlords

        

1.jpg
  • Timothy Archibald


Friend of the Range Timothy Archibald photographs robots being built by David Hanson for this month's Discover magazine. Discover photo director Rebecca Horne notes on her blog:


David Hanson’s robots are by now somewhat familiar faces, including his Einstein ...read more...

add comment
2010-04-27 Democrat Randy Parraz Jumps Into Arizona Senate Race (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2010/04/26/randy-parraz-jumps-into-arizona-senate-race

        

Politico reports that Democrat Rodney Glassman may have company in the primary for the U.S. Senate seat now held by Republican John McCain:

An Arizona civil rights advocate jumped into the state's Senate race Monday, pointing to the strict anti-illegal immigration law just signed by Republican Gov. Jan Brewer as a central theme of his campaign.


Randy Parraz joins a Democratic primary field that includes just one other candidate, businessman and Tucson City Councilman Rodney Glassman. And Christina Martinez, a spokeswoman for Parraz, said the new immigration law was a major factor driving his decision to run.


"This was the straw that broke the camel's back," she said. ...read more...

add comment
2010-04-27 Free Tickets to the Monterey Jazz Festival (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2010/04/26/free-tickets-to-the-monterey-jazz-festival

        


Russell Malone will be appearing tomorrow night at Centennial Hall as part of the Monterey Jazz Festival. UApresents tells us:


The Festival returns with an all-new line-up. Elegant playing, sensitive melodies and infectious rhythms inspired Jazz Weekly to call Kenny Barron “the most lyrical piano player of our time. ...read more...
add comment
2010-04-27 Gila monsters lumber, lust into spring (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_2bd8f05c-ef96-576d-8f33-4ef46c6f7965.html

Warming spring weather and a bit of pure animal lust have increased your chances of spotting a monster. A Gila monster, that is.
add comment
2010-04-27 Jon Stewart: "Turns Out Arizona is the Meth Lab of Democracy" (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2010/04/26/jon-stewart-turns-out-arizona-is-the-meth-lab-of-democracy

        

...read more...
The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10c
Law & Border
(weekly)&CATID=77509')">add comment
2010-04-27 Missing English Bulldog: Have You Seen Kobe? (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2010/04/26/missing-english-bulldog-have-you-seen-kobe

        

KOBE1.jpeg
Nicole Schwartz didn’t think twice of taking her English Bulldog, Kobe, along for a ride as she made a quick trip to pick up some takeout at P.F. Chang’s.


Since she picked Kobe up in early February, the puppy had been her constant companion. He’d join her for drinks on the patio at Hotel Congress and chew up maps on road trips to the beach.


“He slept with me every single night,” Schwartz says. “A total cuddler. He went everywhere with me. We were inseparable.”


So she didn’t think twice about taking Kobe along to pic ...read more...

add comment
2010-04-27 New Chef's Garden for jaxKitchen (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2010/04/26/new-chefs-garden-for-jaxkitchen

        

Brian Metzger, who owns and operates jaxKitchen with his wife Sandy, says homegrown vegetables could be showing up on his menu as early as this summer, thanks to a new chef’s garden.


Metzger said via e-mail that the entire staff of the restaurant and Noel Patterson (formerly of Hacienda del Sol and VinTabla) pitched in to dig and plant the garden on a plot of land in Barrio Viejo. He said vegetables have been planted, and plans are being developed to integrate them into meals at the popular northwest-side eatery.


“We are really excited that we will be able to offer our guests farm-to-table food, at jaxKitchen prices!” wrote Metzger in the e-mail. “We plan on our chef Casey McQueen having a ‘chef’s garden menu’ beginning ho ...read more...

add comment
2010-04-27 New Downtown Restaurant: 47 Scott (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2010/04/26/new-downtown-restaurant-47-scott

        

A new restaurant called 47 Scott is scheduled to open next month at 47 N. Scott Ave., according to its website.


Information is scarce regarding the restaurant, but a press release says 47 Scott will debut a "comfort food" menu at the upcoming 2nd Saturdays event, which features concerts, food, performances and loads of other entertainment on Saturday, May 8.


If anyone has more information about the eatery, feel free to leave a comment or send the information to noshing@tucsonweekly.com. We're dying to know more!


        

[ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

add comment
2010-04-27 Protections stepped up for small porpoise (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/science/environment/article_396d7966-57ec-5e24-a6f9-3b348c3ebb09.html

Just a few hours south of Tucson, in the shallow waters of the
Gulf of California, swims the world's smallest - and most
endangered -marine mammal species. A coalition of biologists and
the Mexican go
add comment
2010-04-27 Toasty temps return to Tucson (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_ed9bdc4c-5157-11df-b168-001cc4c002e0.html

Just days after setting a record low maximum, Tucson is poised to register its first 90-degree day of the year, according to the National Weather Service.
add comment
2010-04-27 Traffic restricted near Columbus and Speedway (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_4302d6b6-513c-11df-8b0f-001cc4c002e0.html

A vehicle that crashed into a utility pole at Columbus and Speedway is causing restrictions.
add comment
2010-04-27 Tucson Episode of Andrew Zimmern’s 'Bizarre Foods' (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2010/04/26/tucson-episode-of-andrew-zimmerns-bizarre-foods

        

A Travel Channel spokeswoman dropped us an e-mail to confirm that Tucson will be featured in the episode of Andrew Zimmern’s Bizarre Foods scheduled to air Monday, May 17.


We already reported some months ago that Zimmern was taping an episode about the carne seca at El Charro, but the recent e-mail said the Travel Channel star also stopped by two hole-in-the wall restaurants while he was in town.


According to an entry on Zimmern’s blog he had birria at Maico’s, the tiny Mexican joint that serves up great food on Styrofoam plates at 835 E. 22nd Street; and pumpkin ...read more...

add comment
2010-04-27 Tucson Police Chief Discusses Immigration Law on National Public Radio (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2010/04/26/tucson-police-chief-discusses-immigration-law-on-national-public-radio

        

Tucson Police Chief Roberto Villaseñor discusses how police officers will handle the new immigration law recently signed into law during this National Public Radio interview that aired today.


Meanwhile, San Francisco leaders call for a boycott of Arizona over the law, according to the SF Weekly's blog.


        

[ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]

add comment

Information above is from a privately purchased database and/or unverified user submissions. Please verify all information before depending on it for anything critical. We welcome corrections!