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2011-05-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 10 2011\
Bristol Palin Gets Her Own Reality Show (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Wait, we thought Bristol was moving to the town of Maricopa, not to Los Angeles? Guess Hollywood is a better setting for a reality show:Bristol Palin has scored her own reality series.…
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2011-05-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 10 2011\
At Least One Person Is Actually Running for Mayor (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
Jonathan Rothschild has submitted the maximum number of signatures allowed to qualify for mayor, well ... read more

2011-05-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 10 2011\
Taco Bell: The Model of American Productivity (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        Business Week reports that all of our American ingenuity is finding a home on fast food assembly lines:
When I take my place on the line and start to prepare burritos, tacos, and chalupas—they won't let me near a Crunchwrap ... read more

2011-05-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 10 2011\
Gov. Brewer Gets a Book Deal (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
It's a good thing the legislative session ended so quickly. Gov. Jan Brewer has ... read more

2011-05-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 10 2011\
New Lady Gaga Track...Featuring Clarence Clemons (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
It's a little strange to hear a Lady Gaga song that's seemingly inspired by 80's film soundtracks composed before she was born, but the dual sax solos by Clarence Clemons of the E Street Band are a nice touch. Good to see the ... read more

2011-05-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 10 2011\
Finally, A Montage of Famous Filmed Sandwiches (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
I almost didn't post this due to my outrage over the omission of the pixie stick sandwich from The Breakfast Club, but my love of movies and sandwiches won out.
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2011-05-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 10 2011\
Solar Energy in Afghanistan: Fewer Batteries Equals More Bullets (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        When Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords was running for Congress last year, a group called Conservatives for Congress hammered her with a TV ad because she asked Gen. David Petraeus about the use of solar energy in Afghanistan ... read more

2011-05-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 10 2011\
Thanks for Nothing, My Fox Phoenix (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
While there's certainly some parts of Al-Qaeda's history that involves Tucson, I'm not entirely sure this ... read more

2011-05-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 10 2011\
Let's Take a Minute to Appreciate This Bill Murray Photo (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
From the New Orleans Times-Picayune, a photo of Julia Reed, Bill Murray, and Sue Strachan from Steven Forster ... read more

2011-05-10 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 10 2011\
In Case You Missed the Two Funny Things on SNL... (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        An idea: let's just make Saturday Night Live a thirty minute show. A Stefon skit, a clip by the Lonely Island, and an unfunny sketch based on half a premise just for the memories.…
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2010-08-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 27 2010\
Deathship Earth (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/death

        
        Mitch Tobin tours an endangered biosphere  and the law meant to save it
          
            by Jon M. Shumaker
          
          
          
            Climb aboard the Death Ship. Mitch Tobin's lively and intelligent new book ... read more

2010-08-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 27 2010\
All Room, No Class (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/all-r

        
        As schools close, locals worry about the emptiness at their neighborhoods' hearts
          
            by Dave Devine
          
          
          
            Having closed nine schools already this year, the pain felt in the Tucson ... read more

2010-08-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 27 2010\
What's in a License? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/whats

        
        The lowdown on music licensing, or why cover bands can play some venues and not others
          
            by Annie Holub
          
          
          
            A few years back, local venue Plush used to do something called ... read more

2010-08-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 27 2010\
Weekly Wide Web (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/weekl

        
        Smartphone, distracted person; The week on The Range; Comment of the week; Best of WWW
          
            by Nick Smith
          
          
          
            Last weekend, The New York Times published an article titled, "Technology ... read more

2010-08-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 27 2010\
Danehy (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/daneh

        
        A kid cycles his way out of near-homelessness toward a new goal
          
            by Tom Danehy
          
          
          
            Thomas Jondall left Tucson for the Continent over the weekend. He'll be in Europe for a ... read more

2010-08-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 27 2010\
Water Wait (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/water

        
        The city of Tucson teams with Pima County to fight for Painted Hills
          
            by Mari Herreras
          
          
          
            Before the Tucson City Council voted unanimously on June 8 to delay a request to ... read more

2010-08-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 27 2010\
Top Ten in Books (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Antigone Books best-sellers for the week ending Aug. 20, 2010
          
          
          
            Antigone Books best-sellers for the week ending Aug. 20, 2010 1.…
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2010-08-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 27 2010\
Soundbites (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/sound

        
        Pumpkins Rise UP; Benefit Bevy; On the Bandwagon
          
            by Stephen Seigel
          
          
          
            PUMPKINS RISE UP Led by singer-songwriter-guitarist-control freak Billy Corgan, Smashing Pumpkins ... read more

2010-08-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 27 2010\
Media Watch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/media

        
        Zlaket bounced as Clear Channel Tucson GM; KQTH names new PD; Rough run for Andy Taylor; Bradford and jazz outlet sever ties; Really? Even more media reporting
          
            by John Schuster ... read more

2010-08-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 27 2010\
Messina (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/messi

        
        Can religion be separate from politics and even Jewish holidays? Local secular groups say yes
          
            by Irene Messina
          
          
          
            As I write this, it's a few days before the primary elections ... read more

2010-08-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 27 2010\
You Make the Call (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/you-m

        
        How would you like the right to hunt and fish while smoking your medical marijuana?
          
            by Jim Nintzel
          
          
          
            As the dust settles from Tuesday's primary election, the candidates ... read more

2010-08-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 27 2010\
Going-Out Party (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/going

        
        Robert Duvall and Bill Murray have a fine time at a crusty hermit's premature wake
          
            by James DiGiovanna
          
          
          
            Get Low is an interesting sort of mystery film, because, unlike ... read more

2010-08-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 27 2010\
Top Ten in Music (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        The 17th St. Guitar and World Music Store top sales for the week ending Aug. 20, 2010
          
          
          
            The 17th St. Guitar and World Music Store top sales for the week ending Aug. 20, 2010 1.… ... read more

2010-08-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 27 2010\
¡Ask a Mexican! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/ask-a

        
        by Gustavo Arellano
          
          
          
            Dear Mexican: Oye, I'm a Mexican con un pie aquí y un pie allá, and I have to admit that it is difficult to be a Mexican these days. I'd like to make the ... read more

2010-08-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 27 2010\
corrections (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

• An A8 story Monday, "O'Reilly buys Speedway land," incorrectly
identified a structure that will be torn down at 4866 E. Speedway.
It was Vince's Italian Restaurant.

2010-08-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 27 2010\
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, according to the
Tucson Police Department:

2010-08-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 27 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2010-08-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 27 2010\
Marana asks county to share plan for landfill (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

"Why haven't you called ... read more

2010-08-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 27 2010\
Two killed in crash of homemade plane (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Two people died Thursday morning when their homemade plane
crashed near Willcox.

2010-08-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 27 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Thursday, Aug. 26

2010-08-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 27 2010\
Boy, 5, nearly drowns in Tucson home (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Arizona Daily Star

2010-08-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 27 2010\
FAA: 2 killed in plane crash east of Tucson (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Two people have died after an experimental plane crashed near Willcox this morning, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.

2010-08-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 27 2010\
Overnight rains in Tucson area cause flooding, crashes on I-10 (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/staff/brian-j-peder

Heavy overnight and early morning rains caused numerous collisions on Interstate 10 near Orange Grove Road, the Arizona Department of Public Safety said.

2009-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2009\
State's Clean Election law gets 2nd look (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/321210
It's been more than a decade since voters made Arizona one of only two states at the time to offer public financing of campaigns for statewide races.

2009-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2009\
Stay-at-home dads feel the heat (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/321205
John Lennon first influenced Lewis Humphreys to become a stay-at-home dad.

2009-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2009\
Spotlight: UA mining expert says industry still has important role (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/321206
While growing up as a child fascinated with rocks, Mary Poulton always wanted to be a geologist.

2009-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2009\
Bonnie Henry : 50 years ago, horrific collision killed 9 — cows fell all around (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/321245
It was, up to that time, the worst crash in Pima County, killing nine and injuring 32.

2009-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2009\
Tucson oddity : Tax fears formed S. Tucson, now famous for its food (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/321220
South Tucson is the Old Pueblo's doughnut hole.

2009-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2009\
Road runner : Arizona shuns stimulus signage, but Pima posts plenty of information (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/321218
U.S. Sen. John McCain came out with a report last week detailing 100 projects of "questionable" value that received stimulus funding.

2009-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2009\
Phx., suburbs pay millions in bonuses (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/321250
PHOENIX — Cities in metro Phoenix are paying millions of dollars in retention bonuses as they lay off employees, cut pay or raise taxes amid the recession.

2009-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2009\
'Museum of Tolerance' proposed for Chandler (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/321223
A $20 million "Museum of Tolerance" proposed at Chandler's East Valley Jewish Community Center could bring more than $16 million a year in tourism to the local economy, city officials say.

2009-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/321219
The city's two police radar vans are scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2009\
Quick read (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/321213
Homeless and indigent Tucsonans who died this year while living on the streets will be remembered at an interfaith memorial Friday evening.

2009-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2009\
Yuma judge found dead near home (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/321227
YUMA — Police in Yuma say a Justice Court judge was found dead outside his home early Saturday, but there's no sign of foul play.

2009-12-14 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 14 2009\
Education Notes (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/321229
  Star survey seeking private, charter listings

2009-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2009\
Denogean: Southern Arizonans played key role in Berlin Airlift; museum marks 60th anniversary (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
The Berlin Airlift of 1948/1949 was many things.     It was the first major clash of the Cold War. It was one of the greatest humanitarian efforts of all time. It was a clever solution to a problem that easily could have led to bloodshed.

2009-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2009\
Tuition Task Force to consider increases in UA fees (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
Students at the University of Arizona - and their parents - should prepare to open their wallets wider next fall, as UA is considering instituting more than 150 new program and course fees, as well as nearly $1,000 in new or increased mandatory fees for ... read more

2009-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2009\
Marana pitched as site to save spring training in county (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
A proposal to keep spring training in the county includes building a $125 million spring training facility in Marana that could be shared by three Major League Baseball teams.

2009-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2009\
Payne jury begins death penalty deliberations (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
A Pima County jury began deliberations Monday afternoon in the sentencing phase of Christopher M. Payne's double first-degree murder case.

2009-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2009\
Public lands bill signed by Obama includes provision by Grijalva (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
A public lands conservation bill signed by President Obama on Monday includes a provision by U.S. Rep. Raúl Grijalva, D-Ariz., that will help preserve 26 million acres of wilderness in a National Landscape Conservation System.

2009-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2009\
9 hurt in explosion at Queen Creek school (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
QUEEN CREEK - A 15-year-old boy was arrested after a device made of drain cleaner exploded in an Arizona school yard Monday, injuring him and eight other students.

2009-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2009\
Driver sought in fatal hit-run near Phoenix-area casino (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
PHOENIX - The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office is looking for the driver of a car that struck and killed a woman near a south Phoenix-area casino.

2009-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2009\
Agents on horseback arrest 80 migrants near Arizona border (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
Border Patrol agents in southern Arizona have made their single-largest arrest of the year.

2009-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2009\
Deputy: Woman found dead Sunday was shot by boyfriend (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
The woman shot to death at a house party Sunday was killed by her boyfriend, who then turned his gun on himself, a sheriff's spokeswoman said Monday.

2009-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2009\
Condemned Arizona serial killer also gets life terms (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
PHOENIX - A man convicted of killing six people and attacking 19 others was sentenced to two consecutive life terms plus nearly 365 years on Monday, just days after being condemned for the dozens of random, nighttime shootings that terrorized the city ... read more

2009-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2009\
Blessing of animals, fair on Saturday at St. Francis in Foothills church (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
The public is invited to bring pets for a four-hour Blessing of the Animals and Fair.

2009-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2009\
Volunteers sought for Redington Pass cleanup (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
The U.S. Forest Service and the Arizona Game & Fish Department are looking for volunteers to help clean up Redington Pass.

2009-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2009\
Brewer selects top Arizona environmental regulator (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
PHOENIX - Gov. Jan Brewer on Monday announced a major appointment, picking a former Bush administration official to become the state's top environmental regulator.

2009-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2009\
Arizona House Democrats would suspend two tax credits (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
PHOENIX - A budget plan by Democrats in the Arizona House would raise state income taxes for households making $250,000 or more, hire more people to collect delinquent income taxes and suspend two tax credits.

2009-03-31 \Tucson\News\Daily\Mar 31 2009\
Hit-run driver kills USC student, injures another from Arizona (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
LOS ANGELES — A driver hit two University of Southern California freshmen — killing one — and driving off with the other caught on the hood until stopping to let a passenger out to pull the wounded student off the car, police said Monday.

2010-08-27 All Room, No Class (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/all-room-no-class/Content?oid=2164319

        
        As schools close, locals worry about the emptiness at their neighborhoods' hearts
          
            by Dave Devine
          
          
          
            Having closed nine schools already this year, the pain felt in the Tucson Unified School District might not be over. At the same time, affected neighborhoods wonder about what will happen to the now vacant buildings.…
            

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2010-08-27 Boy, 5, nearly drowns in Tucson home (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_ea329320-b197-11df-bd0a-001cc4c002e0.html

Arizona Daily Star

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2010-08-27 Danehy (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/danehy/Content?oid=2164305

        
        A kid cycles his way out of near-homelessness toward a new goal
          
            by Tom Danehy
          
          
          
            Thomas Jondall left Tucson for the Continent over the weekend. He'll be in Europe for a month or so, competing as a member of the USA Junior cycling team in events in Belgium and Italy.…
            

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2010-08-27 Deaths (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_d0d56387-06de-539e-a339-457f7c6972f2.html

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

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2010-08-27 Deathship Earth (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/deathship-earth/Content?oid=2164434

        
        Mitch Tobin tours an endangered biosphere
and the law meant to save it
          
            by Jon M. Shumaker
          
          
          
            Climb aboard the Death Ship. Mitch Tobin's lively and intelligent new book, Endangered: Biodiversity on the Brink, takes us on a grand tour through the world of the Endangered Species Act (ESA).…
            

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2010-08-27 FAA: 2 killed in plane crash east of Tucson (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_a54d1174-b140-11df-b123-001cc4c002e0.html

Two people have died after an experimental plane crashed near Willcox this morning, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.
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2010-08-27 GBC Purchasing Audit Form (city) add comment
2010-08-27 Going-Out Party (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/going-out-party/Content?oid=2164438

        
        Robert Duvall and Bill Murray have a fine time at a crusty hermit's premature wake
          
            by James DiGiovanna
          
          
          
            Get Low is an interesting sort of mystery film, because, unlike the standard mystery movie, the question is not "who dunnit?" but "what done he did?" Robert Duvall stars as Felix Bush, an ornery old hermit who, like all the best ornery old hermits, lives on the outskirts of a small town in 1930s Tennessee.…
            

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2010-08-27 Lottery (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_1839de4c-7005-557a-b723-e1a1648633fd.html

Drawings for Thursday, Aug. 26

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2010-08-27 Marana asks county to share plan for landfill (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_39239882-68cf-53ac-992f-42bbb778b783.html

"Why haven't you called?" seems to be the theme of the latest
round of terse letters between Marana and Pima County officials
over the fate of the Tangerine Landfill.

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2010-08-27 Media Watch (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/media-watch/Content?oid=2164592

        
        Zlaket bounced as Clear Channel Tucson GM; KQTH names new PD; Rough run for Andy Taylor; Bradford and jazz outlet sever ties; Really? Even more media reporting
          
            by John Schuster
          
          
          
            ZLAKET BOUNCED AS CLEAR CHANNEL TUCSON GM Tom Zlaket lasted a mere 20 months as general manager of Clear Channel Tucson.…
            

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2010-08-27 Messina (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/messina/Content?oid=2164306

        
        Can religion be separate from politics and even Jewish holidays? Local secular groups say yes
          
            by Irene Messina
          
          
          
            As I write this, it's a few days before the primary elections. I imagine candidates are gearing up for the big day, getting out that lucky suit and writing acceptance speeches.…
            

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2010-08-27 Overnight rains in Tucson area cause flooding, crashes on I-10 (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/staff/brian-j-pedersen/article_6fed87c8-b11a-11df-b038-001cc4c03286.html

Heavy overnight and early morning rains caused numerous collisions on Interstate 10 near Orange Grove Road, the Arizona Department of Public Safety said.
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2010-08-27 Radar van locations (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_210f2bfd-b546-50ab-ba60-6e26f87b2518.html

The city's two police radar vans are scheduled to snap
photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the
Tucson Police Department:

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2010-08-27 Soundbites (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/soundbites/Content?oid=2164460

        
        Pumpkins Rise UP; Benefit Bevy; On the Bandwagon
          
            by Stephen Seigel
          
          
          
            PUMPKINS RISE UP Led by singer-songwriter-guitarist-control freak Billy Corgan, Smashing Pumpkins was one of the biggest names in the alternative rock explosion of the 1990s–and also one of the most derided.…
            

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2010-08-27 Top Ten in Books (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-ten-in-books/Content?oid=2164436

        
        Antigone Books best-sellers for the week ending Aug. 20, 2010
          
          
          
            Antigone Books best-sellers for the week ending Aug. 20, 2010 1.…
            

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2010-08-27 Top Ten in Music (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-ten-in-music/Content?oid=2164464

        
        The 17th St. Guitar and World Music Store top sales for the week ending Aug. 20, 2010
          
          
          
            The 17th St. Guitar and World Music Store top sales for the week ending Aug. 20, 2010 1.…
            

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2010-08-27 Two killed in crash of homemade plane (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_33a15eda-7ffb-549f-9111-627b00effbdb.html

Two people died Thursday morning when their homemade plane
crashed near Willcox.

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2010-08-27 Water Wait (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/water-wait/Content?oid=2164321

        
        The city of Tucson teams with Pima County to fight for Painted Hills
          
            by Mari Herreras
          
          
          
            Before the Tucson City Council voted unanimously on June 8 to delay a request to annex the almost 300 acres in the saguaro-covered Painted Hills property, it looked like any hope to preserve the area was finally lost to development. According to Councilwoman Regina Romero, even after the council voted to delay annexation, it still seemed like most of the estimated 10,000 saguaros on the hills would most likely be bladed to make way for about 250 homes, until something amazing began taking place this past month—actual dialogue between the city and attorneys for the Dallas Police and Fire Pension System, owners of th ...read more...
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2010-08-27 Weekly Wide Web (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/weekly-wide-web/Content?oid=2164588

        
        Smartphone, distracted person; The week on The Range; Comment of the week; Best of WWW
          
            by Nick Smith
          
          
          
            Last weekend, The New York Times published an article titled, "Technology Leads More Park Visitors Into Trouble." On reading the headline, I envisioned someone plinking away at a smartphone while they unknowingly walked toward the edge of a cliff.…
            

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2010-08-27 What's in a License? (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/whats-in-a-license/Content?oid=2164456

        
        The lowdown on music licensing, or why cover bands can play some venues and not others
          
            by Annie Holub
          
          
          
            A few years back, local venue Plush used to do something called Tribute Nights, where local musicians would learn the songs of a featured artist, and perform three-song sets. But then one day the Tribute Nights just stopped.…
            

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2010-08-27 You Make the Call (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/you-make-the-call/Content?oid=2164325

        
        How would you like the right to hunt and fish while smoking your medical marijuana?
          
            by Jim Nintzel
          
          
          
            As the dust settles from Tuesday's primary election, the candidates who survived the winnowing process will be gearing up for the Nov. 2 general election. On that same ballot, voters will also decide 11 ballot propositions, ranging from establishing a right to refuse to buy health insurance to letting lawmakers take control of cigarette taxes dedicated to children's health and education programs.…
            

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2010-08-27 corrections (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_59a66022-4bff-58c7-a89d-2e8fbfb10326.html

• An A8 story Monday, "O'Reilly buys Speedway land," incorrectly
identified a structure that will be torn down at 4866 E. Speedway.
It was Vince's Italian Restaurant.

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2010-08-27 ¡Ask a Mexican! (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/ask-a-mexican/Content?oid=2164593

        
        by Gustavo Arellano
          
          
          
            Dear Mexican: Oye, I'm a Mexican con un pie aquí y un pie allá, and I have to admit that it is difficult to be a Mexican these days. I'd like to make the argument that it is one of the worst times ever to be a Mexican.…
            

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