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2011-03-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 23 2011\
UA Students Rally Against $235 Million in Cuts (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        According to the Arizona Students' Association, students at all three Arizona university campuses plan to rally tomorrow, Wednesday, March 23, against the state Senate's plan to cut university funding by $235 million—including ... read more

2011-03-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 23 2011\
SunZia Transmission-Line Update (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        In early March, we wrote about SB 1547, sponsored by state Sen. Al Melvin. (See "No Power to the People," March 3.)
This is a bill that would make it easier for an energy company to put up transmission lines throughout Arizona ... read more

2011-03-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 23 2011\
Instead of Immigrants, Why Not Scapegoat Chupacabras? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        During discussions on immigration reform, people desperate to prove we are living in desperate times often turn to FAIR, aka the Federation for American Immigration Reform. The acronym that sounds downright saintly, so how can ... read more

2011-03-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 23 2011\
Melvin's Nuke Bill Passes, Blows Off AZ Republic (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Looks like TW isn't the only publication getting the cold shoulder from Sen. Al Melvin:

BTW, Atomic Al's bill to have a nuclear waste dump in Arizona that funds schools passed the Senate today.
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2011-03-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 23 2011\
Legendary DJ Mixmaster Mike Coming to Town (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
I have a long-standing dislike for Blink-182, so it's a little strange to think of drummer Travis Barker as a legend, but regardless of that, seeing the announcement of a April 20th show called Higher Education (sigh) at Club ... read more

2011-03-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 23 2011\
Your New Love of Quinoa Takes It Away From the People Who Grow It (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        An interesting article in the New York Times this weekend about how quinoa's recent popularity in the United States has made the product outside of what Bolivians, who lived off quinoa for centuries, can afford:Now demand for ... read more

2011-03-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 23 2011\
Go See Tom Horne Explain His Position on Ethnic Studies Tonight (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Should be an exciting evening at the School of Law tonight.
AG Tom Horne will address the University of Arizona Latino Law students to discuss HB 2281, Ethnic Studies Law, on Tuesday, March 22 at 5:45 p.m. at the University ... read more

2011-03-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 23 2011\
Melvin's Response to Klein Letter Controversy (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        From the Arizona Guardian twitter feed:

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2011-03-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 23 2011\
Big Love Takes a Bow (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        [Note from TW Web Producer Dan Gibson: Reader Gregory Heathco sent in a eulogy for the HBO series Big Love, which ended on Sunday. Since The Range's regular TV columnist, Jordan Green, is on a not-really-at-all deserved vacation ... read more

2011-03-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 23 2011\
RIP, Loleatta Holloway (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        It's a shame that Loleatta Holloway wasn't a bigger star; her first label, Aware, went out of business, and most of her hits were for Gold Mind and Salsoul, labels that did well in dance circles, but didn't have much success ... read more

2011-03-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 23 2011\
They Found the Guy Who Wrote the Letter Sen. Klein Read (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Now the question is whether anyone the things he described actually happened or not, or even if Tony Hill has actually taught a class in Glendale, like he claimed:
Tony Hill said an unusually disheartening day of substitute ... read more

2011-03-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 23 2011\
Heinz: "I Worked Hard for the Caucus" (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Rep. Matt Heinz, who represents the southside Legislative District 29, stepped down yesterday from his post as minority whip.
In his brief resignation letter, Heinz said that he was stepping down “to devote more of my ... read more

2011-03-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 23 2011\
Jan Brewer Doesn't Like the Senate's Budget (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Gov. Brewer addressed the budget working its way through the Legislature in the most reasonable way possible, an editorial in the Arizona Republic. Apparently, she was for substantial cuts, but not to the scale that the Senate ... read more

2011-03-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 23 2011\
The Goal of Other States: Not to Be Arizona (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        This isn't depressing at all.
Political, civilian and religious leaders demonstrated in Illinois under the slogan "No to hate" after the legislative assembly rejected 10 anti-immigrant bills attempting to duplicate Arizona ... read more

2011-03-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 23 2011\
Cheap Eats: Tucson Originals Gift Certificate Sale Tomorrow (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Tomorrow is the day when foodies get up early to score incredible deals at their favorite independent and locally owned restaurants via the Tucson Originals gift-certificate sale.
Many restaurants sell out fast, so you have ... read more

2011-03-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 23 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:

2011-03-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 23 2011\
Businesses host events to aid Japan (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Local businesses are teaming up to host special events in an
effort to gather donations for Japanese relief funds.

2011-03-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 23 2011\
Cold Case: Remains of teen runaway were found at Redington Pass (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/crime/ar

Michelle Erica Beaudion ... read more

2011-03-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 23 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Tuesday, March 22

2011-03-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 23 2011\
Verizon, AT&T announce plans to bring 4G networks to Tucson (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Tucsonans will be able ... read more

2010-07-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 10 2010\
Stolen Puppies (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Tucson Weekly reader Steven just sent us this heartbreaking note:
I was in a meeting in my home. So I shut the door and was on the phone. While I was in the meeting, someone broke into my house. They stole 2 teacup poodle puppies that were born ... read more

2010-07-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 10 2010\
Prince Pizza and Family Restaurant (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Pizazz! Pizza Bistro at 1763 E. Prince Road is now Prince Pizza and Family Restaurant, and it’s gotten an overhaul since the new owner took over.
Andrew Yun bought the restaurant last October and changed the name, but signs on the building ... read more

2010-07-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 10 2010\
Martin Quits Governor's Race (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        State Treasurer Dean Martin has called it quits in the governor's race.
That leaves Gov. Jan Brewer with just one credible opponent: Businessman Buz Mills, who has spent more than $3 million on his effort to unseat Brewer.
Martin's letter:It ... read more

2010-07-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 10 2010\
Democratic Senate Debate Tonight (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The four Democrats who want to replace U.S. Sen. John McCain will meet in their first debate this evening.
Former Tucson City Council member Rodney Glassman, investigative journalist John Dougherty, former state lawmaker Cathy Eden and labor ... read more

2010-07-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 10 2010\
Calling All Candidates: Oro Valley Candidate Forum This Weekend (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The Oro Valley Church of the Nazarene’s voters forum from 1 to 3 p.m. this Saturday, July 10, promises to be one of the most comprehensive political events this side of Casa Grande.
The church invited all candidates from statewide races ... read more

2010-07-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 10 2010\
Hey Stoners: Return of the Laser Light Show (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
Take it easy getting up from that couch you've been stuck on for 10 years. This just in from ... read more

2010-07-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 10 2010\
Can You Say Ya Basta? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
Friday demonstrations against SB 1070 continue in Tucson today from ... read more

2010-07-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 10 2010\
More Trouble Brewing in Sonora? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Michel Marizco of the Border Reporter blog delivers a disturbing forecast of impending violence in Sonora, Mexico, for the Nogales International:Law enforcement agencies from both sides of the border say a gun battle rivaling one that took place ... read more

2010-07-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 10 2010\
Arizona Illustrated Debate: The Democratic AG Candidates (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
Democrats Vince Rabago and Felecia Rotellini tell Arizona Illustrated viewers why they'd make the best Arizona attorney general.
On today's Friday Roundtable, we'll have Congressman Raul Grijalva as a guest. Tune in at 6:30 p.m. on Channel ... read more

2010-07-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 10 2010\
Daily Show Tackles SB 1070, Part 2: Speed Cameras vs. SB 1070 (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10cArizona's Photo Radarwww.thedailyshow.comDaily Show Full EpisodesPolitical HumorTea Party
Olivia Munn notes that Republicans have plenty of constitutional problems with radar cameras that might ... read more

2010-07-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 10 2010\
Daily Show Tackles SB 1070: Latino 911 (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon - Thurs 11p / 10cLatino 911!www.thedailyshow.comDaily Show Full EpisodesPolitical HumorTea Party
Democrat Terry Goddard says if he's elected governor, he'll keep Arizona off Comedy Central for four years. It ... read more

2010-07-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 10 2010\
Take Our Jobs: Here's Your Chance (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The Colbert ReportMon - Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30cArturo Rodriguezwww.colbertnation.comColbert Report Full Episodes2010 ElectionFox News
Arturo Rodriguez of the United Farm Workers of America visits The Colbert Report to give anyone who wants a job ... read more

2010-07-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 10 2010\
Farley Report: "Mr. Farley, It's Because You Don't Have the Votes" (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        State Rep. Steve Farley delivers a bulletin from the state Capitol:
While there is usually not much free time around the Farley house, I have been spending what little there is lately reading Doris Kearns Goodwin's amazing book "Team of Rivals ... read more

2010-07-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 10 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2010-07-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 10 2010\
It's harvest time at Colossal Cave Park (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

2010-07-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 10 2010\
Ben's Bells: Wife says husband 'is human kindness' (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The recipient of this ... read more

2010-07-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 10 2010\
Life stories: Passing on love of martial arts (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Stanley Morgan was a ... read more

2010-07-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 10 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Friday, July 9

2010-07-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 10 2010\
UA monsoon exhibit off to a hair-raising start (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A monsoon exhibit at ... read more

2010-07-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 10 2010\
Tucson Police: Missing man found OK (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Tucson police said a ... read more

2009-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2009\
Mercury is poised to take a sharp dip (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314908
Southern Arizona's topsy-turvy fall temperatures are set to take a downward dip, thanks to a strong storm system entering the region.

2009-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2009\
Stoops takes stand in trial of ex-UA football player (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314936
UA football coach Mike Stoops testified Monday he doesn't recall much about his dealings with Johnathan Turner in the days after Turner was accused of sexually assaulting a fellow student.

2009-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2009\
Justices vie, with humor (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314907
U.S. Supreme Court Justices Antonin Scalia and Stephen Breyer drew laughs from taking a few good-natured jibes at one another, while raising thought-provoking questions about how to interpret the Constitution in an evolving society.

2009-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2009\
County cancels H1N1 vaccination clinics (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314930
The Pima County Health Department has canceled H1N1 immunization clinics scheduled for this week due to a vaccine shortage.

2009-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2009\
Kicanas cited as contender for Wis. post (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314934
There's talk that Tucson Bishop Gerald F. Kicanas may be moving to Milwaukee.

2009-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2009\
Pot-transporting ring taken down by Pinal officers (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314933
PHOENIX — Law-enforcement officers said they have broken up a drug-trafficking ring that was bringing 60,000 pounds of marijuana a year into Arizona, mainly carried across the desert in backpacks.

2009-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2009\
Taxpayer Watch : Branches block view at La Cholla-Ajo? City says no (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314932
The northwest corner of South La Cholla Boulevard and West Ajo Way has become hard to navigate because of a tree whose branches have grown into the roadway, says reader John Higgins, who drives through the intersection regularly.

2009-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2009\
Prop. 200 backers, opponents sharply split at raucous forum (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314941
Voters can have more police officers and firefighters on the street, but they'll have to sacrifice other city programs to pay for it or pay higher taxes, warned opponents of an initiative to mandate higher staffing ratios for public safety.

2009-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314876
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2009\
Newspaper owner Donovan Kramer Sr. dies (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314902
CASA GRANDE — Donovan Kramer Sr., the longtime publisher of the Casa Grande Dispatch and owner of several weekly community newspapers in Arizona, is dead at age 84.

2009-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2009\
Democrats enjoy edge in voters, but GOP has City Council hopes (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314900
Given the Democratic voter edge in the city of Tucson, there are generally two ways that Republicans can win a seat on the City Council on Nov. 3.

2009-10-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Oct 27 2009\
Man struck, injured critically near hospital (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/314939
A man was in critical condition Monday after being struck by a pickup truck near a hospital on the northwest side, a Northwest Fire District spokesman said.

2009-02-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 09 2009\
Major classic car auction coming to Tucson (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Tucson will get a taste of big-time classic car auctions Feb. 27-28 at the Tucson Convention Center, 260 S. Church Ave., where some cars are expected to sell for more than $1 million, the sponsor said.

2009-02-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 09 2009\
Green living expo next month at the TCC (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
If you are looking for tips on "green" living, an expo next month at the Tucson Convention Center will offer one-stop shopping for advice.

2009-02-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 09 2009\
UA business spinoffs up, but money from them to school dips (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
The University of Arizona is pushing high-tech innovation from laboratories to the marketplace.

2009-02-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 09 2009\
Rodeo fans brave cold at annual Tohono O'odham event (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
SELLS - Rodeo fans and fairgoers  braved a cold Sunday at the 71st Annual Tohono O'odham Nation Rodeo & Fair.

2009-02-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 09 2009\
UA's architecture undergrad program recognized among best in nation (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
The University of Arizona's College of Architecture and Landscape Architecture was recognized by DesignIntelligence in December as one of America's best architecture and design undergraduate schools.

2009-02-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 09 2009\
Caution urged on northern Ariz. roads (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
PHOENIX — Weather in northern Arizona has created hazardous driving conditions.

2009-02-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 09 2009\
New Ariz. governor's budget role starts small (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
PHOENIX - Freshly elevated into the governorship last month upon the resignation of her Democratic predecessor, Republican Jan Brewer played a relatively small role in deciding how the state would close a major shortfall in its current budget.

2009-02-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 09 2009\
UA prof to discuss ways to help wildlife thrive at science cafe Tuesday (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
A University of Arizona researcher will offer tips Tuesday night on how you can protect wildlife species without leaving your neighborhood, or even your backyard.

2007-08-23 ¡Ask a Mexican! (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Opinion/Content?oid=99549
Just one thing, muchacho: Not all women are interested in attracting hombres.
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2007-08-23 'Hep cat' trumpeter jammed with greats (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197771.php
Tainy Hill was a gangly teen hanging out on New York City rooftops in the early 1930s, playing his trumpet until his chops were beat.
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2007-08-23 1 of 4 Tucson refugee programs closes (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197786.php
Citing a decline in refugees and funding, Jewish Family & Children's Service of Southern Arizona is closing its 18-year-old refugee resettlement program.
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2007-08-23 Adventures in Atmosphere (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Chow/Content?oid=99581
Casablanca needs improvement, if our two visits are any indication
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2007-08-23 Ariz. joins pact to cut greenhouse gases (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197784.php
PHOENIX — Arizona and seven other Western states and Canadian provinces agreed Wednesday to a regional goal of cutting "greenhouse gases" 15 percent below 2005 levels by 2020 — a plan that eventually would force residents to buy cars with stricter emission standards than required by the U.S.
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2007-08-23 Arizona Guard members carry heavy load overseas (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60924.php
CASA GRANDE - Frances Gonzales would go weeks without hearing from her husband in the Middle East.
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2007-08-23 Az to tackle greenhouse gases (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60903.php
PHOENIX - Eight Western U.S. states and Canadian provinces on Wednesday staked out a regional goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 2020, partly by creating a trading block for pollution credits and requiring less-polluting autos.
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2007-08-23 Biker gets prison term for speeding through school crossing (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6971258

  


PHOENIX -- A man has been sentenced to three years in prison after pleading guilty to driving his motorcycle at 160 mph though a school zone in Mesa.
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2007-08-23 Border agents seize sex convict, pot load (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197768.php
Border Patrol agents arrested a convicted sex offender and seized 1,500 pounds of marijuana Tuesday in separate incidents.
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2007-08-23 Border fence construction near Sasabe to start Monday (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197790.php
The construction of seven miles of primary border fence near Sasabe is set to begin Monday without notice to the public about the project and no public comment period.
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2007-08-23 CPS is removing more kids; gov.: Statistics irrelevant (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197794.php
PHOENIX — The number of children being removed from homes by Child Protective Services is increasing at a rate 10 times faster than the number of new cases.
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2007-08-23 City Week (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/CityWeek/Content?oid=99563
Our top picks of what to do and where to do it for the week.
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2007-08-23 Closet fire forces 600 from Starr Pass resort (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197809.php
Approximately 600 people had to be evacuated from the JW Marriott Spa and Golf Resort at Starr Pass on Wednesday evening when a fire broke out in a linen closet, an official said.
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2007-08-23 Command This! (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Cinema/Content?oid=99564
'The Ten' is alternately hilarious, horrendous and extremely offensive
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2007-08-23 Completely Solo (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=99568
Peter Case comes to Club Congress on the heels of a fantastic new album
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2007-08-23 Cutting-Edge Celtic (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=99569
Gráda takes its evolving genre of music on a North American tour
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2007-08-23 Danehy (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Opinion/Content?oid=99545
Since Tom thinks Barry Bonds, Pacman Jones and Michael Vick did wrong, he must be a racist
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2007-08-23 Deaths (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197736.php

  The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.
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2007-08-23 Fantasies of Escape (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Arts/Content?oid=99578
Cuban painter Victor Huerta Batista is paired with Francisco de Goya at the UA Museum of Art
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2007-08-23 Field inspections on taxi cabs around state show violations (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6971260

  


PHOENIX -- About 20 percent of taxis pulled over by Arizona inspectors in the past 12 months failed at least one part of an inspection that ensures honest meter readings, licensed...
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2007-08-23 Forced Leniency (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=99554
Documents show that a rape case involving FBI informants curtailed the Lively Green corruption sting
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2007-08-23 Former Tucson city prosecutor arrested on drug charges (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6970432
A former city prosecutor goes from defending the law to allegedly breaking it. Ronald Washington is facing drug charges after police raided his south side home on Monday.
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2007-08-23 Freshman Disorientation (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=99552
Your utterly irresponsible UA campus survival guide, compliments of the 'Weekly' interns
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2007-08-23 Friday job fair for First Magnus workers (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60842.php
A job fair Friday aimed at unemployed mortgage industry workers will feature more than 50 companies that hope to snap up new employees.
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2007-08-23 Garden Canyon lives up to name (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60928.php
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2007-08-23 Gov't seeking to eliminate non-expiring green cards (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197765.php
In what is described as an effort to strengthen national security, the federal government wants to eliminate permanent resident cards without an expiration date.
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2007-08-23 Gov. pans rules on aiding kids (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60906.php
PHOENIX - Gov. Janet Napolitano said Wednesday she was left speechless by new Bush administration rules for a popular children's health insurance program used by Arizona and other states.
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2007-08-23 Governor: Immigration enforcers shouldn't back off for census' sake (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197782.php
PHOENIX — Immigration officials don't need to slow or halt raids to round up people here illegally during the 2010 census to get an accurate count of Arizonans, Gov. Janet Napolitano  said Wednesday.
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2007-08-23 Grant to help social agency double its space (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60896.php
Nearly a half-million dollars in donations and grants will double the size of Interfaith Community Services' headquarters here, according to Tom Walker, a spokesman for the nonprofit organization.
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2007-08-23 Guest Commentary (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Opinion/Content?oid=99548
Monsoon season offers hikers in the Catalinas extra adventure
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2007-08-23 High-Action Tale (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Books/Content?oid=99579
Set in 1988, UA prof Ron Terpening's latest suspense novel relates to modern-day events
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2007-08-23 Hit-run probe puts Marana police officer on leave (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197797.php
A Marana police officer has been placed on paid administrative leave in connection with a hit-and-run crash earlier this month.
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2007-08-23 Immigration laws will be enforced during census (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60908.php
PHOENIX - Federal immigration officials say they won't put their enforcement efforts on hold while the next census is conducted, and that's OK with Gov. Janet Napolitano.
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2007-08-23 Jimmy's forecast (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197772.php
A more southerly flow aloft will increase our thunderstorm activity through the weekend. I expect high temperatures to top 100 today and  tomorrow. Then, as more moisture is imported into our area, high temperatures should drop into the low to mid-90s for a few days.
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2007-08-23 Judge bars Ventana Medical from using anti-takeover law to stop Roche effort (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60843.php
PHOENIX - A federal judge has issued a preliminary injunction barring Tucson-based Ventana Medical Systems Inc. from invoking provisions of an Arizona anti-takeover law in its efforts to fight off a buyout by Roche Holding AG.
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2007-08-23 Just Another Night in Tucson (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Opinion/Content?oid=99550
A note from the editor.
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2007-08-23 Live (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=99572
Los Lonely Boys, Toots and the Maytals, at AVA at Casino Del Sol, Sunday, Aug. 19
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2007-08-23 Mailbag (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Opinion/Content?oid=99551
Howls of outrage and squeals of delight from our astonished fans.
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2007-08-23 Marana cops, civilian worker on leave (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60911.php
Three Marana police officers and a civilian employee of the Police Department were placed on administrative leave Tuesday after a night out at a popular restaurant ended in criminal charges for at least one officer, a Marana police spokesman said.
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2007-08-23 Media Watch (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=99559
'Explorer' Editor Confronts Ethics Issue Head-On
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2007-08-23 Mesa couple wins contest that pays for wedding (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60929.php
Jessica Mapel and Cody Helgeson of Mesa won a wedding planned by Martha Stewart on NBC's "Today" show Wednesday. The college students had budgeted $5,000 for the Oct. 5 event. Viewers will be involved in the wedding planning, voting on the cake, honeymoon, bridesmaid dresses, wedding bands, and even the wedding dress.
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2007-08-23 Mother of murdered Payne kids arranges public service (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6967600
Six months after their deaths came to light, a memorial service will be held for a brother and sister, murdered in Tucson.
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2007-08-23 Napolitano denounces new health program rules (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60838.php
Gov. Janet Napolitano says she was left "speechless" by new Bush administration rules for a popular children's health insurance program used by Arizona and other states.
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2007-08-23 Napolitano, GOP to work on budget (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60913.php
PHOENIX - Top Republican legislative leaders asked Democratic Gov. Janet Napolitano to propose a plan to tackle the state's projected budget shortfall, and she responded by saying she's willing to work with them.
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2007-08-23 New Yorker took cab ride to Az to spare pets flight (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60930.php
The Queens, N.Y., woman who took a cross-country taxi ride in April with her husband to their new retirement home in Sedona has died. She was 75. Betty Matas died Monday from pneumonia and a heart attack.
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2007-08-23 New border fence coming to Sasabe (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6970279
About 20 miles of fencing will be built by "Operation Jump Start" by December.
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2007-08-23 New refugee aid effort to be started in Tucson (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60905.php
Six refugee resettlement workers who will lose their jobs when Jewish Family & Children's Service closes its resettlement program here next month are creating their own resettlement agency.
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2007-08-23 Nine Questions (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=99571
Jim Peeken
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2007-08-23 Northwest Learning (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Arts/Content?oid=99577
The Music and Dance Academy expands its classes for kids and adults into Oro Valley
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2007-08-23 Noshing Around (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Chow/Content?oid=99582
The latest dish on the Tucson food scene.
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2007-08-23 Now Showing at Home (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Cinema/Content?oid=99566
"The Kids in the Hall: The Pilot Episode," "Inland Empire: 2-Disk Special Edition," and "Aqua Teen Hunger Force Colon Movie for Theaters for DVD"
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2007-08-23 O'Sullivan (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Opinion/Content?oid=99547
A mom-vs.-son battle breaks out over the fate of a pair of pants
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2007-08-23 Peak Pique (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=99553
Tucson Mountains residents want to protect a threatened slope
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2007-08-23 Permanent checkpoint controversy in Southern Arizona (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6967328
Hundreds turned out to sound off on the border checkpoint controversy Tuesday night.
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2007-08-23 Pick of the Week (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/CityWeek/Content?oid=99562
Choral Crescendo
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2007-08-23 Police Dispatch (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=99561
Evidence of the local criminal mind at work.
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2007-08-23 Police: Woman stabs estranged husband (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6971257

  


MESA, Ariz. -- A Gilbert woman has been arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder for allegedly stabbing her estranged husband in the chest after luring him into a bathroom to have...
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2007-08-23 Popular campground scheduled to reopen this weekend (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6969819
Pack up your camping gear! The Rose Canyon Lake Campground is scheduled to reopen!
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2007-08-23 Probation in case of locked-up girl, 13 (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197787.php
There was no furniture in the room, just a filthy blanket, ramen noodle wrappers, a Playboy magazine, a pile of clothes and a feces-stained towel.
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2007-08-23 Project PPEP celebrates so many dreams fulfilled (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197801.php
Forty years ago, John David Arnold gave classes to migrant farmworkers in the Santa Cruz Valley in a 1957 Chevrolet school bus known as "La Tortuga," the tortoise.
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2007-08-23 Regents get first look at UA's 2008 wish list (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60917.php
University of Arizona officials say it will take millions of dollars to improve teacher training, expand science education, combat health disparities and support a list of other university-backed initiatives.
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2007-08-23 Revitalization board hears from its own (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197774.php
Restaurateur Fiore Iannacone pitched his plan for a taxpayer-funded expansion of his Italian bistro to the blue-ribbon public-private partnership set up to revitalize Downtown Wednesday — a group on which he is a board member.
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2007-08-23 Rhythm & Views (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=99573
Review of "Dylanesque" by Bryan Ferry
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2007-08-23 Rhythm & Views (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=99574
Review of "Ver Cada Ver" by José Saavedra Iguina
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2007-08-23 Rhythm & Views (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=99575
Review of "Wild Hope" by Mandy Moore
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2007-08-23 Rookie Face-off (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=99555
Democrats Regina Romero and Ken Green face off in the Ward 1 primary
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2007-08-23 Ruling lets TUSD-bused pupils opt for other schools (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60902.php
Parents with children in TUSD schools will have the freedom to move them to other schools in or outside the district after a judge ruled its student assignment policy is unconstitutional.
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2007-08-23 Schoolboy suspended for sketching a gun (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197781.php
MESA — Chandler school officials have suspended a 13-year-old boy for sketching a picture that resembled a gun, saying it posed a threat to classmates.
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2007-08-23 Some citizens, minus papers, barred from Maricopa jail (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60926.php
When is a U.S. citizen not entitled to the same rights as other U.S. citizens?
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2007-08-23 Soundbites (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=99570
Little bits of music strung together haphazardly.
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2007-08-23 Spate of Taser incidents renews debate over police reliance (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6971249

  


BRATTLEBORO, Vt. -- Chained to a 55-gallon drum to protest the proposed development of a vacant lot, Jonathan Crowell wasn't threatening anyone.
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2007-08-23 States set goal for reducing emissions (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60841.php
Six Western U.S. states and two Canadian provinces announced a regional goal Wednesday to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 2020.
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2007-08-23 Student hit by lightning will return to NAU (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60840.php
A Northern Arizona University student critically injured a year ago when he was struck by lightning while walking on campus is returning to classes at the Flagstaff school.
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2007-08-23 Students & construction jam-up midtown traffic (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6970034
PCC students got a lesson in patience with the start of classes Wednesday.
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2007-08-23 T Q&A (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=99560
Tucson Q&A with Alison Perino
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2007-08-23 TUSD AC workers juggle lots of outages (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197759.php
A short-handed team of technicians were kept scrambling by air-conditioning problems that persisted into the second week of classes at TUSD schools.
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2007-08-23 TUSD desegregation order may end (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197796.php
A federal judge will release TUSD from its decades-old desegregation order, provided the city's largest school district can prove it has followed the order and has a plan to continue giving all students equal opportunities.
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2007-08-23 Teen guilty in sandwich shop workers' deaths (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197780.php
PHOENIX — It took a jury only two hours to decide the fate of a 17-year-old in the murders of two west Phoenix sandwich shop workers.
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2007-08-23 The Range (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=99558
A recap of last week's news
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2007-08-23 The Skinny (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=99557
Little bits of news strung together haphazardly.
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2007-08-23 Thriller Without Thrills (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Cinema/Content?oid=99565
Two directors and a rewrite can't save this 'Body Snatchers' remake
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2007-08-23 Tillman's widow: Nation needs 'authentic leaders' (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60932.php
LITTLE ROCK - The country needs "authentic leaders," Pat Tillman's widow said Wednesday in her first public comments since her husband's death.
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2007-08-23 Top Ten in Books (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Books/Content?oid=99580
Antigone Books best-sellers for the week
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2007-08-23 Top Ten in Movies (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Cinema/Content?oid=99567
Casa Video's top rentals for the week
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2007-08-23 Top Ten in Music (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Music/Content?oid=99576
Toxic Ranch Records top sales for the week
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2007-08-23 Transgender candidate reportedly applies for Tempe city manager (kvoa)
http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=6971259

  


PHOENIX -- The former city manager of Largo, Fla., who was fired earlier this year when his sex change plans were made public, reportedly has applied for the city manager's job in the...
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2007-08-23 Tucson Time Capsule: Gotta love 'em (carefully) (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197711.php
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2007-08-23 Wash Worries (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/gbase/Currents/Content?oid=99556
Will two new detention basins help Tucsonans avoid future flooding?
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2007-08-23 Woman who rode taxi from N.Y.C. to Ariz. dies (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/197779.php
PHOENIX — The Queens, N.Y. woman who made national headlines in April when she and her husband took a cross-country taxi ride to their new retirement home in Sedona has died. She was 75.
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2007-08-23 Woman who took cab from NYC to Sedona dies (citizen-local)
http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/60839.php
SEDONA - The Queens, New York woman who made national headlines in April when she and her husband took a cross-country taxi ride to their new retirement home in Sedona has died.
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