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2011-04-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 16 2011\
The Food Truck Diaries, Volume 13: Eat-A-Burger (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
Witness a success story between buns, a tale of turning a food truck into a brick-and-mortar restaurant with hard work and a metric ton of serious spatula skills.
Food truck Eat-A-Burger opened its doors more than a year ago ... read more

2011-04-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 16 2011\
[The Return of] Idiot Boksen - The Latest Salvos from HBO and AMC (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
A few years ago, AMC decided to follow HBO's format, aspiring to become the best place on cable television for critically-acclaimed hour-long dramas. Mad Men was a perfect first foray.…
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2011-04-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 16 2011\
Friday! Superchunk! Cat Videos! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
I would have probably posted this anyhow, just because I'm a long time fan of Chapel Hill band Superchunk, but throw in a violent, evil cat and it's not like I had any choice. The embed code was calling me.
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2011-04-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 16 2011\
Terje Sorgjerd Makes Pretty Movies (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        The Mountain from Terje Sorgjerd on Vimeo.
You might have seen Terje Sorgjerd's time lapse Aurora Borealis film passed around the internet recently, but his newest short film from atop Spain's highest mountain might be just ... read more

2011-04-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 16 2011\
Get Vital, Rapid, Fascinating Club Crawl Updates on Your Phone (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc
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2011-04-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 16 2011\
Your Strange Nicolas Cage Anecdote for the Week (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        From May's issue of GQ:I was down there for Mardi Gras; Cage was probably down there to buy human skulls. I arrived early for my dinner at Stella!…
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2011-04-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 16 2011\
UA Announces Downtown Housing Developments for Students (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        The UA is working with private developers Jim Campbell and Peach Properties to build student housing downtown. This is a big deal and, if all goes according to plan, a win for downtown Tucson's revitalization efforts.&hellip ... read more

2011-04-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 16 2011\
Kyl Spokesman: Not-Intended-To-Be-A-Factual-Statement Comment "In Retrospect, Made No Sense" (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        After a week of well-deserved ridicule, Sen. Jon Kyl's spokesman releases a statement to the Arizona Republic about the absurd notion that his wild misstatement about Planned Parenthood was "not intended to be a factual statement ... read more

2011-04-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 16 2011\
Art Can Be Cool Sometimes (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
Spike Jonze films Los Angeles dancer Lil Buck improvising to Yo Yo Ma's performance of Mikhail Fokine’s "The Dying Swan", and the world is for a second a better, more beautiful place.
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2011-04-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 16 2011\
Who Needs Steve Earle? Weird Al Is Coming! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
While it's still unfortunate that Steve Earle decided to stick with the Sound Strike, the Rialto's announcement that Weird Al Yankovic is coming to town on June 11th almost makes up for the pain.
Tickets go on sale a week ... read more

2011-04-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 16 2011\
Who Says Soccer Fans Hate America? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        From last night's Portland Timbers home opener at JELD-WEN Field (former home of the AAA baseball Portland Beavers, now the Tucson Padres):

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2011-04-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 16 2011\
Your "Atlas Shrugged" Film Followup (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        You might remember that we discussed the first volume of the Atlas Shrugged film trilogy a while ago, mostly focusing on the fact that the director appeared on several episodes on the original 90210.
Well, it's Rand time at ... read more

2011-04-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 16 2011\
This Weekend With the Tucson Padres (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Want to win a luxury suite for tomorrow night's game (including fireworks)? Head over to the Tucson Padres Facebook page and guess tonight's attendance, and if you're closest you'll win a luxury suite for 20 guests ($450 value ... read more

2011-04-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 16 2011\
The Tax Man Cometh: Fear Not, With Tips to File With Flair (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Taxes don’t have to be torture if you use a few tactics to make them creative — while getting a big, fat refund, to boot.
We can take our lesson from today’s schools, which are now into promoting concepts ... read more

2011-04-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 16 2011\
The Wings of Freedom Tour (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        In honor of WWII vets, the Collings Foundation’s "Wings of Freedom Tour" is bringing three rare bomber and fighter aircraft to the Marana Regional Airport, 11700 W. Avra Valley Rd., from April 15 to 18 as part of a 110 ... read more

2011-04-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 16 2011\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Police radar vans are scheduled to snap photographs of speeders
at these locations today:

2011-04-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 16 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 in the area next week. To schedule an appointment,
call 1-800-733-2767.

2011-04-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 16 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2011-04-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 16 2011\
ATV-SUV crash in San Manuel kills man, 74 (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A 74-year-old man was killed Friday evening when the off-road
vehicle he was driving collided with a sport utility vehicle in San
Manuel, authorities said.

2011-04-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 16 2011\
Regents take step back on UA Healthcare (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/educatio

A set of votes that caused a firestorm of criticism over the
Arizona Board of Regents' plans for UA Healthcare has been
reversed.

2011-04-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 16 2011\
Gala funds Mission San Xavier (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

One evening a year, the Silver & Turquoise Board of
Hostesses brings back the good old days with a gala that benefits
one of the Southwest's most significant historic treasures: Mission
San Xa

2011-04-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 16 2011\
Ben's Bells: He gives boots to those who need to get back on their feet (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/lifestyles/faith-an

The recipient of this ... read more

2011-04-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 16 2011\
Sculpture heralds elephants to come (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Reid Park Zoo's expanded ... read more

2011-04-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 16 2011\
Club Crawl, bike race, swap meet to limit traffic downtown (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Abuzz with events this weekend, expect traffic delays around
downtown.

2010-08-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 03 2010\
JaxKitchen Owners Opening The Abbey Eat + Drink (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The owners of jaxKitchen are opening a new restaurant on the southeast corner of Kolb Road and Sunrise Drive.
The Abbey Eat + Drink is expected to open in mid-October, said Brian Metzger, who runs jaxKitchen with his wife, Sandy. It will occupy ... read more

2010-08-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 03 2010\
National Night Out Celebration (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The Mountain view Neighborhood is celebrating National Night Out tomorrow, Tuesday, Aug. 3. For more info on National Night Out, click here.
From a press release:
WHEN: Tuesday, August 3, 2010, 6:30-9:00 p.m.WHERE: Mountain Avenue, between Ft ... read more

2010-08-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 03 2010\
Vote for Kartchner Caverns in National Contest (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Arizonans are urged to vote for Kartchner Caverns to win $100,000.

From a press release:
Arizonans have an opportunity to help their State Parks win $100,000 by participating online with the "Live Positively, America's Favorite Park Program ... read more

2010-08-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 03 2010\
Lady Gaga Speaks Out Against SB 1070—and Musicians Boycotting Arizona (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Lady Gaga took a few moments to slam SB 1070 at Saturday's concert in Phoenix, according to a New York Daily News dispatch:
"We have to be active. We have to protest.  . . . I will yell and I will scream louder," the 24-year-old pop sensation ... read more

2010-08-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 03 2010\
Update: Tiki Tim’s Grill (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Timothy Stevens e-mailed us today with an update on his up-and-coming Tiki Tim’s Grill:
This giant aluminum Twinkie is the whole enchilada!
The “giant aluminum Twinkie” Stevens is referring to is the 1970s Airstream trailer ... read more

2010-08-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 03 2010\
ParkWise Offers Free Parking to Bus-Pass Holders (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        This just in from ParkWise, the city of Tucson's parking arm, regarding the bus strike that is underway:
ParkWise announces an alternative for bus riders affected by the disruption of transportation services due to the strike by Sun Tran. ParkWise ... read more

2010-08-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 03 2010\
Arizona Mexicana (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
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2010-08-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 03 2010\
Corrections (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• The wrong first name appeared Monday on the editorial page,
A9, for Terry Myers, a candidate for the Republican nomination for
the Congressional District 7 seat in the House of
Representatives.

2010-08-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 03 2010\
Memorial for 3 killed in copter crash (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A public memorial service is scheduled for Friday morning to
honor the three LifeNet crew members killed in last week's medical
helicopter crash on Tucson's north side.

2010-08-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 03 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Monday, Aug. 2

2010-08-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 03 2010\
Magazine extols bike paths, climate, array of area terrain (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Tucson has long been ... read more

2010-08-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 03 2010\
Hot and dry weather returning to Tucson (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

After more than a week of cooler temperatures combined with muggy, wet weather, the Tucson area will return to the world of hot-and-dry this week.

2010-08-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 03 2010\
Tucson memorial set for helicopter crash victims (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A public memorial service is scheduled for Friday morning to
honor the three LifeNet crew members killed in last week's medical
helicopter crash on Tucson's north side.

2010-08-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 03 2010\
Tucson firefighters rescue elderly man from south side fire (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Tucson firefighters were able to save an elderly man from a burning south side home early Monday.

2009-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2009\
TUSD buys software after override loss (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318291
Weeks after voters rejected a TUSD override that would have covered the cost of replacing outdated software, the Governing Board has approved an $8.1 million contract to get the work done.

2009-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2009\
GOP deal to OK $450M in budget cuts falls apart (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318306
PHOENIX — What was supposed to be an easy three-day special session to cut $450 million from the state budget imploded Thursday when a Republican deal to vote for the plan fell apart in the Senate.

2009-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2009\
7 charged in $140M real estate scheme (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318344
Seven people accused of being involved in a massive real estate fraud scheme that bilked victims — including some in Tucson — out of $140 million were charged Thursday with numerous felonies in Riverside County, Calif.

2009-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2009\
Pivirotto, UMC chief since 1994, plans to retire (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318300
University Medical Center is losing its president and chief executive officer.

2009-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2009\
UA's Shelton committed to excellence in spite of cuts (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318299
The University of Arizona faces "a perilous cliff" in funding, UA President Robert Shelton said.

2009-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2009\
Kids learn to be water-savvy (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318303
Two cisterns have been installed in front of Manzo Elementary School in an effort to teach kids about water conservation.

2009-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2009\
Teacher fights firing over religious-class allegations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318301
A teacher accused of telling his students frightening tales about the devil is fighting his termination.

2009-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318293
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2009\
Forum raises red flag on teen prescription-drug abuse (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318336
Before her daughter died of an overdose, Cindy Sierzchula had never heard of the painkiller OxyContin. But her daughter, 17-year-old Courtney, had.

2009-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2009\
Law and Order: TUSD monitor suspected of sending sex pictures (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318317
A Tucson Unified School District school monitor was arrested this week on suspicion of sending sexually explicit images to a female student, police said.

2009-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2009\
Neighbors Briefs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318270

  Nominations sought for teen citizen award

2009-11-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 20 2009\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/318272
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.

2009-03-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 07 2009\
Phoenix area's citrus legacy feeling the squeeze (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
PHOENIX - Between 1966 and 1972, Art Freeman planted more than 20,000 trees, transforming 240 acres of rocky desert along the Salt River in east Mesa into a lush citrus orchard. At the time, he was part of a booming industry in Arizona.

2009-03-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 07 2009\
'Lost forever' no more; father, daughters reunited after 25 years (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
A New Mexico woman's decadeslong search for her father ended Friday when she saw him for the first time since 1971 - in a nursing home here.

2009-03-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 07 2009\
Ten guns stolen from cops since 2002 (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
Told by informants that one of their own was targeted for execution, police searched seven months for Ryan "Rhino" Heidrich, the man said to be plotting the slaying.

2009-03-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 07 2009\
Cost has states weighing end to death penalty (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
After decades of arguments reaching biblical proportions, after long, twisted journeys to the nation's highest court and back, the death penalty may be abandoned by several states for a reason having nothing to do with right or wrong: money.

2009-03-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 07 2009\
No one hurt in blaze at Az Schools for the Deaf and the Blind (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
Drills paid off and everyone was safe after a fire broke out Friday in the attic of the Manzanita dormitory at the Arizona State Schools for the Deaf and the Blind.

2009-03-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 07 2009\
Memorial to fallen police officer moved to quieter spot (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
Crews will soon break ground on the memorial honoring fallen Tucson police Officer Erik Hite, but not where initially planned.

2009-03-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 07 2009\
Pima Superior Court seeks applicants to replace retiring judge (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
Pima County Superior Court is seeking applicants to fill a vacancy created by the upcoming retirement of Judge John E. Davis.

2009-03-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 07 2009\
Arpaio says his deputies will keep arresting illegal immigrants (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
PHOENIX - The sheriff's department in Arizona's most populated county will continue to arrest illegal immigrants even if it drops out of a federal program that lets local police enforce federal immigration laws, the sheriff said.

2009-03-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 07 2009\
Nissan plans to launch electric car in Tucson (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
Nissan will launch a new electric car in Tucson next year - and will work with the Pima Association of Governments and a Scottsdale company to scatter charging stations across the city by next year.

2009-03-07 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 07 2009\
Carlock: Execution might look good to a child abuser sent to prison (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
Christopher Payne is innocent until proved guilty. But even his defense team appears to be conceding some facts that make acquittal a longer shot than a trip to Mars.

2010-08-03 Arizona Mexicana (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2010/08/02/arizona-mexicana

        

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2010-08-03 Cake Bake-Off Registration Form (city) add comment
2010-08-03 Corrections (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_cde165fa-6036-5627-9cdf-fa77f04881bc.html

• The wrong first name appeared Monday on the editorial page,
A9, for Terry Myers, a candidate for the Republican nomination for
the Congressional District 7 seat in the House of
Representatives.

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2010-08-03 Councilman Paul Cunningham's Annual Tucson Birthday Cake Bake-Off!! (city) add comment
2010-08-03 Fire Capt. Trish Tracy talks about summer safety (city) add comment
2010-08-03 Hot and dry weather returning to Tucson (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_bf45699e-9e64-11df-8b97-001cc4c002e0.html

After more than a week of cooler temperatures combined with muggy, wet weather, the Tucson area will return to the world of hot-and-dry this week.
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2010-08-03 JaxKitchen Owners Opening The Abbey Eat + Drink (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2010/08/03/jaxkitchen-owners-opening-the-abbey-eat-drink

        

The owners of jaxKitchen are opening a new restaurant on the southeast corner of Kolb Road and Sunrise Drive.


The Abbey Eat + Drink is expected to open in mid-October, said Brian Metzger, who runs jaxKitchen with his wife, Sandy. It will occupy the space formerly held by La Taverna di Gavi and Cold Stone Creamery.


“I think jax(Kitchen) will be a little more contemporary on the plate and a little more polished,” Metzger said. “The Abbey will be a little more casual, while still keeping our core values at hand.”


The Abbey will seat about 80, with an additional 12 seats at the bar. It will also feature a private dining room and a covered porch.


The menu has nott been finalized, and the search is on for a chef to lead the new res ...read more...

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2010-08-03 Lady Gaga Speaks Out Against SB 1070—and Musicians Boycotting Arizona (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2010/08/02/lady-gaga-speaks-out-against-sb-1070and-musicians-boycotting-arizona

        

Lady Gaga took a few moments to slam SB 1070 at Saturday's concert in Phoenix, according to a New York Daily News dispatch:


"We have to be active. We have to protest.  . . . I will yell and I will scream louder," the 24-year-old pop sensation told the sold-out audience at the US Airways Center. "I will hold you, and we will hold each other, and we will peaceably protest this state."


She then took a few more moments to slam musicians who are boycotting Arizona:


"I got a phone call from a couple really big rock and rollers, big pop stars, big rap artists, and they said, 'We'd like you to boycott Arizona ... because of SB 1070," she told the cheering crowd.


"I said, 'Do you really think that us dumb (expleti ...read more...

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2010-08-03 Lottery (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_d472f062-6855-5dc5-9d8c-d6541f0df6a7.html

Drawings for Monday, Aug. 2

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2010-08-03 Magazine extols bike paths, climate, array of area terrain (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_1e989253-1fe5-559f-9b11-7615b5081597.html

Tucson has long been a top town for two-wheel travel - and now a national magazine has amplified our bike-friendly rep by naming Tucson the nation's best city for road biking. Outside magazine, in its
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2010-08-03 Memorial for 3 killed in copter crash (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_c7f4076e-83f0-5cb0-983b-68c7365fe0fc.html

A public memorial service is scheduled for Friday morning to
honor the three LifeNet crew members killed in last week's medical
helicopter crash on Tucson's north side.

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2010-08-03 National Night Out Celebration (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2010/08/02/national-night-out-celebration

        

The Mountain view Neighborhood is celebrating National Night Out tomorrow, Tuesday, Aug. 3. For more info on National Night Out, click here.


From a press release:


WHEN: Tuesday, August 3, 2010, 6:30-9:00 p.m.
WHERE: Mountain Avenue, between Ft. Lowell & Prince


All along Mountain Avenue, between Prince & Ft. Lowell, neighbors will find activities, outreach, food, and fun. You’re invited to join us, if you can.


Check in at Casa de los Niños (SE corner of Prince & Mountain) where there will be hula hoops, jump ropes, hop-scotch, blob tag, frisbee, and face-painting for the kids.


Non-profits like Green Retrofit Co-op and Watershed Management will be at Outlet Electric ( ...read more...

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2010-08-03 ParkWise Offers Free Parking to Bus-Pass Holders (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2010/08/02/parkwise-offers-free-parking-to-bus-pass-holders

        

This just in from ParkWise, the city of Tucson's parking arm, regarding the bus strike that is underway:


ParkWise announces an alternative for bus riders affected by the disruption of transportation services due to the strike by Sun Tran.

ParkWise is opening two parking lots to temporarily provide free parking to current bus pass holders (July or August passes only). The lots can hold up to 350 cars.

To accommodate those needing alternative transportation during the strike, ParkWise has opened the Catalina Lot, 419 W. Congress St. (SE corner of Interstate 10 and Congress), and a temporary lot at the SE corner of Stone Avenue and Sixth Street (near the underpass).

People who opt to use the free parking must clearly display t ...read more...
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2010-08-03 Tucson firefighters rescue elderly man from south side fire (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_fadce26e-9e4d-11df-ba0b-001cc4c03286.html

Tucson firefighters were able to save an elderly man from a burning south side home early Monday.
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2010-08-03 Tucson memorial set for helicopter crash victims (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_2de05214-9e5c-11df-9037-001cc4c002e0.html

A public memorial service is scheduled for Friday morning to
honor the three LifeNet crew members killed in last week's medical
helicopter crash on Tucson's north side.

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2010-08-03 Update: Tiki Tim’s Grill (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2010/08/02/update-tiki-tims-grill

        

Timothy Stevens e-mailed us today with an update on his up-and-coming Tiki Tim’s Grill:


This giant aluminum Twinkie is the whole enchilada!


The “giant aluminum Twinkie” Stevens is referring to is the 1970s Airstream trailer he converted into Tiki Tim’s Grill. It is expected to open as early as this weekend at the Hut (305 N. Fourth Ave.).


Stevens says a couple of signatures from the Pima County Health Department are all he needs to get things started. He expects to hold a soft opening this weekend and says he’ll spend the rest of the month “working out any kinks where needed.” ...read more...

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2010-08-03 Vote for Kartchner Caverns in National Contest (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2010/08/02/vote-for-kartchner-caverns-in-national-contest

        

Arizonans are urged to vote for Kartchner Caverns to win $100,000.



From a press release:


Arizonans have an opportunity to help their State Parks win $100,000 by participating online with the "Live Positively, America's Favorite Park Program" being coordinated by Coca-Cola. The "America is Your Park" program was launched today and enc ...read more...
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