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2011-03-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 14 2011\
Picture This: Festival of Book Ends (weekly)

The Third annual Tucson Festival of Books came to a close after thousands of Tucsonans came out to participate in book signings, workshops, panels, food, and games.
Tucson Weekly writers Jim Nintzel participated in a panel ... read more

2011-03-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 14 2011\
Picture This: A Hitchhiker's Guide to Global Reporting at the Book Festival (weekly)

Mort Rosenblum, author, presented on his new book Little Bunch of Madmen: Elements of Global Reporting at the Tucson Festival of Books. The presentation was in front of a packed room that saw several would-be attendees turned ... read more

2011-03-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 14 2011\
The Wildcats Get Their March Madness Matchup (weekly)

        The U of A men's basketball team got its matchup in the tournament a moment ago, and they'll be heading to Tulsa to play the Memphis Tigers Friday, coached by former Wildcat Josh Pastner. If they get through the first round ... read more

2011-03-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 14 2011\
The Morning After: Mr. Free and the Satellite Freakout (weekly)

You might say that Mr. Free and the Satellite Freakout has a cult following. If that's true, I would like to know where to sign up.…
            [ Read more ]
        [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ] ... read more

2011-03-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 14 2011\
Images of the Destruction in Japan (weekly)

Australian news network ABC News has a clever, but disturbing use of aerial images to show the physical devastation in and around Sendai, Japan, using the mouse as a slider to allow for before and after views.
        [ Subscribe ... read more

2011-03-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 14 2011\
Giffords' colleagues keep her present in DC (starnet-local)

WASHINGTON - Rep. Gabrielle ... read more

2011-03-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 14 2011\
Radar van locations (starnet-local)

The city's two police radar vans are scheduled to snap
photographs of speeders at these locations today:

2011-03-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 14 2011\
$22,412 raised for camp fund (starnet-local)

The Star kicked off its summer camp drive in February with an
envelope for readers to send donations.

2011-03-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 14 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local)

Drawings for Saturday, March 12

2011-03-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 14 2011\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local)


2011-03-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 14 2011\
Vets-help group sets retreat here (starnet-local)

After several successful support group meetings throughout the
nation, Vets4Vets will try its luck in its own backyard.

2011-03-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 14 2011\
Truck rollover traps man at Avra Valley-area mine (starnet-local)

A man was trapped inside a large water truck for about 90
minutes Sunday morning after it rolled over at the Silver Bell Mine
in Avra Valley, officials said.

2011-03-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 14 2011\
Tucson Oddity: Hall of fame puts city center court in handball (starnet-local)

Sports are tied to the ... read more

2011-03-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 14 2011\
Man trapped in water truck at Silver Bell Mine rescued (starnet-local)

A man was trapped inside a water truck for around 90 minutes
Sunday morning after it rolled over at Silver Bell Mine in Avra
Valley, officials said.

2011-03-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 14 2011\
Book fest off to a crackling start (starnet-local)

It's hard to describe ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
New Reinterpretations (weekly)

        The Mates of State headline Hotel Congress' July Fourth musical celebration
            by Gene Armstrong
            I might want to hate Mates of State if I didn't find them so adorable. ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
Delights Old and New (weekly)

        Joe Scordato's new Italian restaurant is stellar in every way
            by Rita Connelly
            There's a very funny episode of Everybody Loves Raymond in which braciole is the star ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
T Q&A (weekly)

        Dan Twelker
            by Mari Herreras
            Dan Twelker is best known as the host of KXCI FM 91.3's Locals Only, but by day, he's an optometrist and teacher in the UA Department of ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
Now Showing at Home (weekly)

        Don McKay (Blu-ray); Green Zone (Blu-ray); Darkman (Blu-ray);
            by Bob Grimm
            Don McKay (Blu-ray) IMAGE MOVIE D- SPECIAL FEATURES C+ BLU-RAY GEEK FACTOR 3 (OUT OF 10) ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
Guest Opinion (weekly)

        Hey, opponents of illegal immigrants: Take a closer look at your family trees
            by Blaze Mason
            One of the most pervasive taunts from the anti-immigrant mob is: "What part ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
Top Ten in Books (weekly)

        Antigone Books best-sellers for the week
            Antigone Books best-sellers for the week ending June 25, 2010 1. Does Your House Have Lions? Sonia Sanchez, Beacon ($16) 2. Win at Work! The Everybody ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
Not Just Steel Guitars (weekly)

        Hapa redefines Hawaiian music by merging it with various other genres
            by Jim Lipson
            I'm anxiously awaiting a phone call from Barry Flanagan. He's the New Jersey kid ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
Ask a Mexican! (weekly)

        by Gustavo Arellano
            Dear Readers: The Arizona pendejas have emboldened hundreds of Know Nothings in the past week to boast to the Mexican that they're not racist if they support SB 1070, because ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
Anecdote to Stupid (weekly)

        by Jimmy Boegle
            Normally, this is a space for happy thoughts. I make exciting announcements or point out really cool articles in the newspaper—stuff like that. But this week, I can't ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
Messina (weekly)

        Tucson Circus Arts offers a different kind of summer camp
            by Irene Messina
            It's a common scene at summer camp: Sweaty little bodies coated with Coppertone line up on ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
Born Ruffians: Say It (Paper Bag/Warp) (weekly)

        by Sean Bottai
            For 43 minutes and 21 seconds, the Violent Femmes set fermented teenage desire in amber on their first album. Born Ruffians pick up that polished gem and play skipping stones ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
Flying and 'Falling' (weekly)

        Two Tucson poets take wildly divergent literary routes
            by Jarret Keene
            Tucson is becoming so overrun by great writers that you can't swing a Norton college textbook ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
Soundbites (weekly)

        Celebrating Jake; Red, white and tunes; A congressional trio; On the bandwagon
            by Stephen Seigel
            CELEBRATING JAKE At 7 p.m., next Thursday, July 8, A Gathering to Celebrate ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
Weekly Wide Web (weekly)

        YouTube + Math = Education
            by Nick Smith
            A typical teacher will lecture to a couple dozen students each day. Sal Khan, who lectures to about 70,000 students each day ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
Street Art Live! (weekly)

        by D.J. Ochoa
            If you've been to one art opening, you've pretty much been to them all: Art connoisseurs marvel over what is being displayed, while repetitive music blares in the background ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
Stone River Boys: Love on the Dial (Cow Island) (weekly)

        by Carl Hanni
            Former Hacienda Brothers/Paladins ace Dave Gonzalez has bounced back from the sudden passing in 2008 of fellow Hacienda Brother Chris Gaffney with a new Austin-based combo, Stone ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
Police Dispatch (weekly)

        Die, Marriage, Die!; A Perfect 10
            by Anna Mirocha
            DIE, MARRIAGE, DIE! WEST ROLLER COASTER ROAD MAY 25, 11:46 P.M. A woman escaped harm after an alleged attack by her ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
The Skinny (weekly)

        Congressional District 8 Republican candidate Jesse Kelly doesnÂ’t like the BP “shakedown” Â… U.S. Sen. John McCain still has the support of half of ArizonaÂ’s Republicans Â… Gov. Jan Brewer surges in the GOP gubernatorial race, even ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
Downward Spiral (weekly)

        Michael Douglas and Imogen Poots dazzle in this story of a once-successful man's downfall
            by Colin Boyd
            Over the past few decades, salesman Ben Kalmen (Michael Douglas ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
City Week (weekly)

        New Findings by Ian K. Millard; The Fireside Chats With FDR; "Page to the Stage: The Outrageous New Play Festival Series"; Old Fashioned Independence Day
            by Adam Lehrer ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
Too Many Meetings? (weekly)

        After the RTA head freezes planning funds, Mayor Bob Walkup questions his authority
            by Dave Devine
            The back-and-forth between the city of Tucson and the Regional Transportation ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
Wolf Parade: Expo 86 (Sub Pop) (weekly)

        by Michael Petitti
            Loose, fun and muscular, Wolf Parade's third album, Expo 86, may be a high point in an already soaring career. The band has spoken about primarily recording the album live ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
An Ill Wind (weekly)

        Adam Sandler brings along his friends for another bad movie that's raking in the bucks
            by Bob Grimm
            There's an old lady who farts a lot in the new Adam Sandler flick ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
Media Watch (weekly)

        Antenori: KUAT's Friday Roundtable leans to the left
            by John Schuster
            ANTENORI: KUAT'S FRIDAY ROUNDTABLE LEANS TO THE LEFT State Senator Frank Antenori refuses to appear ... read more

2010-07-01 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 01 2010\
Mailbag (weekly)

        Open the Borders; Legalize Drugs; Celebrate Diversity!
            Open the Borders; Legalize Drugs; Celebrate Diversity! I appreciate the candor of Bill Cottle regarding SB 1070 and illegal immigration ... read more

2009-10-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 18 2009\
The expert witness: an inexact system (starnet-local)
Contract attorneys hired by the county spent almost five times as much taxpayer money on expert witnesses as the prosecutor's office and other public defenders combined.

2009-10-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 18 2009\
TPD to deploy 2nd speed-cam van soon (starnet-local)
Two years after photo radar debuted in Southern Arizona, Tucson police are set to soon double their enforcement efforts.

2009-10-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 18 2009\
Ernesto Portillo Jr.: St. Jude-statue theft is blessing, perhaps, for church, family (starnet-local)
St. Jude has returned to Santa Monica Catholic Church.

2009-10-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 18 2009\
Working stiffs find future isn't so rigid after all (starnet-local)
Founded 37 years ago on the idea "that the working person could get ahead," Tucson-based Pima Medical Institute is expanding by adding new degree programs and new campuses.

2009-10-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 18 2009\
Council elections look familiar but have twist (starnet-local)
In many ways, this year's City Council race is a replay of 2005.

2009-10-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 18 2009\
40 leaders under 40 (starnet-local)
A city is only as strong as its vision and the leadership moving it forward.

2009-10-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 18 2009\
Jaguar team ceases work amid disputes, big cat's death (starnet-local)
The team formed to help the endangered jaguar survive in Arizona and New Mexico has ground to a standstill.

2009-10-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 18 2009\
Strategy, as well as cost, factoring into hiring experts (starnet-local)
Cost is just one thing attorneys consider in hiring expert witnesses.

2009-10-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 18 2009\
Jaguar-tracking data hard to come by from Game and Fish (starnet-local)
The Arizona Game and Fish Department paid a nonprofit group about $65,000 to gather information about jaguars in the past five years, but hasn't gotten raw data to show for it.

2009-10-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 18 2009\
Political notebook : We reserve the right to ID their fallacy; and local GOP chief to try tougher tone (starnet-local)
The Museum of Contemporary Art this week took some heat from critics this week who decided to blast the City Council for subsidizing profane art.

2009-10-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 18 2009\
Ward 6: Contest is centered on downtown hotel (starnet-local)
To hear City Council incumbent Nina Trasoff tell it, a proposed publicly financed Convention Center hotel downtown will employ 500 people for the next few years and generate millions of dollars by securing conventions that Tucson is losing now or at risk ... read more

2009-10-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 18 2009\
Ward 5: Political newcomer taking on governmental insider (starnet-local)

The race for the Ward 5 City Council seat pits a political insider against a political neophyte.

2009-10-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 18 2009\
Eight years later — the sailboat of his dreams (starnet-local)
For eight years, Bob Millikin patiently cut, drilled and welded into shape the sailboat of his dreams.

2009-10-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 18 2009\
3 dogs in backyard see flames inside house, save family by barking (starnet-local)
Four people escaped a house fire without injuries Saturday morning because their dogs barked at the flames and woke them up, a fire official said.

2009-10-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 18 2009\
Man's body found near downtown (starnet-local)
Tucson police are investigating a suspicious death after a man was found dead in a wash near downtown Saturday morning, police said.

2009-10-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 18 2009\
Third person in Sedona sweat-lodge case is dead (starnet-local)
FLAGSTAFF — A third person who was overcome in a sweat-lodge ceremony run by self-help guru James Arthur Ray has died.

2009-10-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 18 2009\
Neighbors Briefs (starnet-local)


2009-10-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 18 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local)
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations this week, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-10-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 18 2009\
Deaths (starnet-local)
ARNOW, Pearl S., 99, Sun Lakes, office manager, Oct. 6, Evergreen.

2009-10-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 18 2009\
Ward 3 candidates agree on priorities, little else (starnet-local)
Ward 3 City Council member Karin Uhlich says her challenger is relying on fear-mongering to gain traction in the race.

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