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2011-04-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 29 2011\
Critter of the Week (Dog Edition): Jackson (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
Jackson, a 6-year-old hound mix, wants to be your new BFF.
Jackson is ... read more

2011-04-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 29 2011\
A (Particularly Batshit) Day in the Life of an Altweekly Editor (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        8:35 a.m.: Arrives at the office. Fills coffee cup.…
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2011-04-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 29 2011\
Your New Animal Themed Ironic T-Shirt Store (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
Remember when those wolf howling at the moon shirts were ... read more

2011-04-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 29 2011\
World Laughter Day Is Sunday (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        World Laughter Day takes place on Sunday, May 1. The international event began in 1998, and was created by Dr. Madan Kataria.…
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2011-04-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 29 2011\
Note: Don't Drive Into the Grand Canyon (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
I'm not entirely sure how one drives into a giant canyon accidentally ... read more

2011-04-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 29 2011\
I'll Miss You, Michael Scott (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
Tonight's marks the end of the Michael Scott era on the American Office, and while the show has driven me nuts on occasion, the last few episodes with Michael and Holly's romance and the rest of the cast saying goodbye has ... read more

2011-04-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 29 2011\
Lamb Testicles, Strong Liquor and a Killer Cinco de Mayo Event (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        I was eating fried lamb testicles at a dinner party a few weeks back when a tall man at the end of the table raised a bottle overhead and roared: "AHHHH! Bacanora!…
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2011-04-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 29 2011\
Hopefully Orly Taitz Will Go Away Now (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
While the MSNBC version of the Fox News trademarked shoutfest doesn't do much for actual discourse, Lawrence O'Donnell gives Orly Taitz the definitively dismissive treatment that her relentless paranoia deserves. ... read more

2011-04-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 29 2011\
Tucson Padres Are Back Home Today! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
As we note in this week's feature story, the T-Pads start a four-game homestand ... read more

2011-04-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 29 2011\
Reminder: Saturday Teachers' Day at UA! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        A reminder from the good folks at Tucson Values Teachers:
‘Teacher Day at UA,' will take place from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Saturday, April 30 on the University of Arizona campus.…
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2011-04-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 29 2011\
I Feel Old Just Looking at This Chart (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
Today's xkcd comic makes me want to grab a blanket and cry myself to sleep under my desk. Terminator 2 was twenty years ago?…
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2011-04-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 29 2011\
Not Every British Wedding Is Quite So Joyous (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        
While the world focusing on one British wedding this weekend, let's take a moment to think of those who aren't quite so lucky in love, including Misery Bear.
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2011-04-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 29 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2011-04-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 29 2011\
South-side high school's honored alums show students life's possibilities (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

I feel at home walking ... read more

2011-04-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 29 2011\
Celebrate mariachis this weekend (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/entertainment/music

Tucson International Mariachi Conference

2011-04-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 29 2011\
Public glimpse of Giffords watching launch unlikely (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

It's a sight many Americans ... read more

2011-04-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 29 2011\
200-day school year off the table in Marana (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/northwes

Marana Unified School District parents have spoken, and the
conversation is over. The school district will not change to a
200-day calendar.

2011-04-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 29 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Thursday, April 28

2011-04-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 29 2011\
D-M captain among casualties in Afghanistan airport shooting (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A captain stationed at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base was among
the nine Americans killed Wednesday in a shooting at an airport in
Afghanistan, his family said.

2011-04-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 29 2011\
Law & Order Briefs: Loughner returns after mental exams (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/crime/ar

The man charged in a January shooting rampage that left six dead
and wounded U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and 12 others was returned
to Tucson on Thursday after undergoing mental exams in Missouri,
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2011-04-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 29 2011\
Captain at Davis-Monthan killed in Afghanistan, family says (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A captain stationed at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base was among
the nine Americans killed Wednesday in a shooting at an airport in
Afghanistan, his family said.

2011-04-29 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 29 2011\
Agencies in Tucson assisting tornado victims (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Two local organizations are assisting the recovery efforts in
Alabama and other southern states following Wednesday’s deadly
tornadoes.

2010-08-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 16 2010\
Why You Should Not Vote for Andrew Thomas in the Arizona Attorney General Race, Part IV (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Espresso Pundit explains why Republican Andrew Thomas, who wants to be Arizona's next attorney general, is "unfit to serve":
Andy Thomas seem like a great guy...but there's absolutely no chance that I'm going to vote for him.
I'm voting ... read more

2010-08-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 16 2010\
Law & Order Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

1 killed, 4 wounded outside nightclub

2010-08-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 16 2010\
Help us honor top students (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Do you know students who are excelling in - and out - of the
classroom?

2010-08-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 16 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Saturday, Aug. 14

2010-08-16 \Tucson\News\Daily\Aug 16 2010\
Tucson Oddity: Old mailbox in boonies not totally ignored (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

An oversized silver ... read more

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Army cites human error in fatal parachute jump (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319930
Human error has been blamed for the death of an Army Ranger who survived six deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan, only to perish in a parachute training accident near Marana last year.

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Food Bank procurer uses national network (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319926
A truckload of Capri Sun juice drinks arrived at the Community Food Bank last month from a location almost 700 miles away in California.

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
UA prof receives grant to study asthma's effects (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319913
A Tucson doctor and researcher has received nearly $1 million to advance what could be groundbreaking work in predicting and preventing asthma — a disease with a rising incidence in the U.S.

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Life stories : Rancher's enduring ideals set him apart in land management (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319960
John Wilcox Donaldson Jr. grew up in New York reading about the Wild West adventures of the "X Bar X Boys" and dreaming of a life on horseback.

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Sales of ale to help Tucson feeding program (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319903
Taste testers are at work sipping Father Joe's Penitential Ale before it hits 13 local restaurants and bars on Friday.

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Three on UA faculty to be honored as Regents Professors (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319917
Three University of Arizona professors today will be inducted as Regents Professors, the highest honor for faculty, during the Arizona Board of Regents meeting in Tucson.

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Health center opens on PCC East Campus (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319921
A new health center on the Pima Community College East Campus was unveiled Thursday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and health fair at the school.

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
H1N1 vaccine available at 8 CVS stores (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319919
All eight CVS pharmacy MinuteClinics now offer H1N1 flu vaccines, the company announced Wednesday.

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Tale of two towns: Marana, OV (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319842
The towns of Marana and Oro Valley sit side-by-side north of Tucson, were incorporated within a few years of each other and have had explosive population growth this decade. Yet in many ways they are worlds apart. Here's an at-a-glance comparison of the ... read more

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Tucson College celebrates new site, growing enrollment (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319911
Tucson College has a lot to celebrate: a new location, growing enrollment and its 50th anniversary.

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319895
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Library information (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319718

  Area branches

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Police Reports (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319549

  VAIL/ CORONA DE TUCSON

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Crowds 'paws' for pets, snowfall (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319692
Children and guests stood in the center of the main courtyard at La Encantada shopping center precisely at 6 p.m. Friday, waiting for the annual Enchanted Snowfall to start.

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
What's happening (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319552

  Concerts

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
These dancers aren't squares (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319668
Every Wednesday night at 7 p.m. folks begin to arrive at the Sun City Vistoso Auditorium, the women dressed in swirl skirts or prairie skirts and the men in Western shirts and slacks. They are the Sundancers — a name derived from the community they ... read more

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Jewish groups hosting Hanukkah event at mall (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319682
Children and their parents can celebrate Hanukkah from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Shalom Tucson Celebrations Hanukkah Mall Madness event  in the Saks Court at Foothills Mall, 7401 N. La Cholla Blvd.

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Find out how others celebrate Christmas (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319681
Children and their parents are invited to a Breakfast with Santa and Christmas Around the World event Dec. 12 at Casas Adobes Congregational United Church of Christ, 6801 N. Oracle Road, between West Ina and West Orange Grove roads.

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Adopt a pet, get a gift at Saturday event (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319677
A "Holiday Rescue-A-Pet" event from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday will feature a host of activities, including holiday pet photos and demonstrations by animal experts.

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Volunteer Connection (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319678
Browse hundreds of volunteer opportunities online at www.volunteersoaz.org, the Volunteer Center of Southern Arizona's Web site. For personalized assistance or more information on any of the volunteer opportunities listed here, call 881-3300.

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
What's happening (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319538

  Art Exhibits

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Farm, craft fair set for Saturday (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319831
Tucson Waldorf School and River Road Gardens will host the first-ever River Bend Farm and Craft Fair from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Tucson Waldorf School's new River Bend campus at 3605 E. River Road, at the corner of East River Road and North Sutton ... read more

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Multi-instrumentalist will headline Saturday show (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319725
The Tim Weed Band will converge in a concert at 7 p.m. Saturday at Abounding Grace Sanctuary, 2450 S. Kolb Road, for an eclectic mix of classical, Americana, jazz and world music inspired by Weed's travels.

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Police Reports (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319537
1 Burglary was reported at 4:20 a.m. Nov. 11 in the 6500 block of East Mountain Shadows Place. A resident told deputies the following: She woke up at 4 a.m. and noticed a kitchen window screen had been cut. Someone took $2,000 in cash from a wallet in ... read more

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Poinsettia festival and run are this weekend (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319665
Green Things will host its inaugural Poinsettia Run, which includes a 5K, 10K and Fun Run, Sunday along the Rillito River Path. Proceeds will benefit The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, which is dedicated to funding blood cancer research, education and ... read more

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Two-day OV fest moves to Steam Pump Ranch (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319723
Oro Valley's holiday festivities move from Town Hall to the historic Steam Pump Ranch this year.

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Poinsettia festival and run are this weekend (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319720
Green Things will host its inaugural Poinsettia Run, which includes a 5K, 10K and Fun Run Sunday along the Rillito River Path. Proceeds will benefit The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, which is dedicated to funding blood cancer research, education and ... read more

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Volunteer Connection (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319721
Browse hundreds of volunteer opportunities online at www.volunteersoaz.org, the Volunteer Center of Southern Arizona's Web site. For personalized assistance or more information on any of the volunteer opportunities listed here, call 881-3300.

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Work starts on rural skate park (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319669
A long-awaited BMX bike and skate park in Picture Rocks is likely to be completed by the end of January.

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Buy Fitz calendars, holiday ornaments (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319728
Star Editorial Cartoonist David Fitzsimmons' 2010 calendars, which include local events and features, sell for $6.50 each plus tax, or $5 apiece plus tax when multiple calendars are purchased. (Shipping charges are added to all mail orders.)

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Enjoy the journey: Allergies one sign it's not summer anymore (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319689
Wheezing, sneezing and snoozing are the best ways to describe what I do this time of year.

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
Spanish music fills art gallery (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319727
While children, parents and families closed their eyes and tapped their feet Sunday, Domingo DeGrazia and Beth Daunis played melodies of the Spanish guitar and violin at DeGrazia Gallery in the Sun.

2009-12-03 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 03 2009\
What's happening (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319571

  Book Events

2009-12-03 2nd photo radar van hits the streets (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319949.php
Tucson police began deploying a second photo radar enforcement van Tuesday, doubling the department's efforts to cite speeders.
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2009-12-03 AV fire district chief put on leave (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319722.php
Avra Valley Fire District Chief Tom Nix was put on paid administrative leave Friday as the fire board continued its struggle to find out why 14 of the district's 17 employees have publicly stated they have no confidence in him.
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2009-12-03 Adopt a pet, get a gift at Saturday event (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319677.php
A "Holiday Rescue-A-Pet" event from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday will feature a host of activities, including holiday pet photos and demonstrations by animal experts.
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2009-12-03 Adopt a pet, get a gift at Saturday event (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319556.php
A "Holiday Rescue-A-Pet" event from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday will feature a host of activities, including holiday pet photos and demonstrations by animal experts.
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2009-12-03 Agencies bracing for funding cut (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319667.php
Oro Valley next year won't give money to 16 outside agencies that help the needy, promote the arts and encourage businesses to settle in Southern Arizona.
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2009-12-03 Army cites human error in fatal parachute jump (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319930.php
Human error has been blamed for the death of an Army Ranger who survived six deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan, only to perish in a parachute training accident near Marana last year.
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2009-12-03 Buy Fitz calendars, holiday ornaments (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319728.php
Star Editorial Cartoonist David Fitzsimmons' 2010 calendars, which include local events and features, sell for $6.50 each plus tax, or $5 apiece plus tax when multiple calendars are purchased. (Shipping charges are added to all mail orders.)
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2009-12-03 Chapel files $500K claim vs. county for permit denial (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319914.php
The owner of a nonprofit chapel filed a half-million-dollar claim against Pima County last month, saying the county's refusal to issue a building permit was an abuse of discretion and a violation of the First Amendment.
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2009-12-03 Church re-creates ancient market (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319739.php
The Children, Youth and Family Ministries group at St. Philip's in the Hills Episcopal Church invite the public to experience a re-creation of a bustling market from Jesus' day.
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2009-12-03 Church re-creates ancient market (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319656.php
The Children, Youth and Family Ministries group at St. Philip's in the Hills Episcopal Church invite the public to experience a re-creation of a bustling market from Jesus' day.
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2009-12-03 Community calendar (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319920.php

  Today
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2009-12-03 Community notes (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319551.php

  Vail group is selling bricks to raise money
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2009-12-03 Community notes (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319574.php

  ORO VALLEY
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2009-12-03 Corrections (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319904.php
• The word "Guadalupe" is misspelled in a headline on a story about the Virgin of Guadalupe today on Page 3 of Caliente, which was printed earlier Wednesday.
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2009-12-03 Court bars practice of migrants pleading guilty in large groups (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319927.php
PHOENIX — A federal appeals court has blocked federal magistrates in Tucson from taking guilty pleas from illegal immigrants in large groups.
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2009-12-03 Court refuses to block 'immigrant-reporting' law (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319941.php
PHOENIX — The Arizona Supreme Court refused late Wednesday to block enactment of a new state law that requires public employees to report illegal immigrants.
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2009-12-03 Crowds 'paws' for pets, snowfall (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319692.php
Children and guests stood in the center of the main courtyard at La Encantada shopping center precisely at 6 p.m. Friday, waiting for the annual Enchanted Snowfall to start.
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2009-12-03 Deaths (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319895.php
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.
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2009-12-03 Enjoy the journey: Allergies one sign it's not summer anymore (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319689.php
Wheezing, sneezing and snoozing are the best ways to describe what I do this time of year.
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2009-12-03 Event stirs up awareness (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319663.php
When Judy Glore began rescuing horses years ago, she realized she needed help. So Glore formed HEART of Tucson, a nonprofit organization.
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2009-12-03 Farm, craft fair set for Saturday (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319831.php
Tucson Waldorf School and River Road Gardens will host the first-ever River Bend Farm and Craft Fair from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Tucson Waldorf School's new River Bend campus at 3605 E. River Road, at the corner of East River Road and North Sutton Lane.
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2009-12-03 Find out how others celebrate Christmas (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319681.php
Children and their parents are invited to a Breakfast with Santa and Christmas Around the World event Dec. 12 at Casas Adobes Congregational United Church of Christ, 6801 N. Oracle Road, between West Ina and West Orange Grove roads.
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2009-12-03 Flowing Wells earns IBM grant (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319664.php
Students at Laguna Elementary School hardly noticed the swarm of grownups that converged last week on their classroom.
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2009-12-03 Food Bank procurer uses national network (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319926.php
A truckload of Capri Sun juice drinks arrived at the Community Food Bank last month from a location almost 700 miles away in California.
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2009-12-03 Fund set up for Quest students who were promised college tuition (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319962.php
A fund has been set up for a group of Tucson students who were promised a full ride to college and then had the offers revoked.
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2009-12-03 GOP hopeful launching anti-tax hike group (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319938.php
PHOENIX — Republican gubernatorial hopeful Vernon Parker took the first steps Wednesday to start collecting cash to battle a proposal by Gov. Jan Brewer for a temporary tax increase.
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2009-12-03 H1N1 vaccine available at 8 CVS stores (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319919.php
All eight CVS pharmacy MinuteClinics now offer H1N1 flu vaccines, the company announced Wednesday.
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2009-12-03 Health center opens on PCC East Campus (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319921.php
A new health center on the Pima Community College East Campus was unveiled Thursday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and health fair at the school.
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2009-12-03 Ironwood Ridge teacher wins bounty (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319690.php
The Northwest Star received several worthy entries for our office supply contest, and our three judges have chosen a winner.
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2009-12-03 Jewish groups hosting Hanukkah event at mall (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319682.php
Children and their parents can celebrate Hanukkah from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Shalom Tucson Celebrations Hanukkah Mall Madness event  in the Saks Court at Foothills Mall, 7401 N. La Cholla Blvd.
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2009-12-03 Jewish groups putting on 'mall madness' event (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319687.php
Everyone is invited to celebrate Hanukkah from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Shalom Tucson Celebrations Hanukkah Mall Madness event  in the Saks Court at Foothills Mall, 7401 N. La Cholla Blvd.
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2009-12-03 Law and Order (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319928.php

  5 home invasions tied to marijuana harvest
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2009-12-03 Learn how others celebrate Christmas (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319685.php
Children and their parents are invited to a Breakfast with Santa and Christmas Around the World event Dec. 12 at Casas Adobes Congregational United Church of Christ, 6801 N. Oracle Road, between West Ina and West Orange Grove roads.
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2009-12-03 Library information (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319718.php

  Area branches
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2009-12-03 Library information (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319543.php

  What's new 
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2009-12-03 Life stories : Rancher's enduring ideals set him apart in land management (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319960.php
John Wilcox Donaldson Jr. grew up in New York reading about the Wild West adventures of the "X Bar X Boys" and dreaming of a life on horseback.
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2009-12-03 Little objects, lots of activities (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319671.php
The museum may be filled with tiny objects, but Saturday's Wee Winter Wonderland was a huge success at The Mini-Time Machine, A Museum of Miniatures, 4455 E. Camp Lowell Drive.
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2009-12-03 Little objects, lots of activities (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319657.php
The museum may be filled with tiny objects, but Saturday's Wee Winter Wonderland was a huge success at The Mini-Time Machine, A Museum of Miniatures, 4455 E. Camp Lowell Drive.
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2009-12-03 Multi-instrumentalist Weed headlines Saturday show (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319554.php
The Tim Weed Band will converge in a concert at 7 p.m. Saturday at Abounding Grace Sanctuary, 2450 S. Kolb Road, for an eclectic mix of classical, Americana, jazz and world music inspired by Weed's travels.
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2009-12-03 Multi-instrumentalist will headline Saturday show (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319725.php
The Tim Weed Band will converge in a concert at 7 p.m. Saturday at Abounding Grace Sanctuary, 2450 S. Kolb Road, for an eclectic mix of classical, Americana, jazz and world music inspired by Weed's travels.
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2009-12-03 New farmers market has a 'green' theme (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319544.php
There's a new farmers market in town.
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2009-12-03 No. 1 CDO will face off Sabino (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319679.php
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2009-12-03 Poinsettia festival and run are this weekend (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319665.php
Green Things will host its inaugural Poinsettia Run, which includes a 5K, 10K and Fun Run, Sunday along the Rillito River Path. Proceeds will benefit The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, which is dedicated to funding blood cancer research, education and patient services.
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2009-12-03 Poinsettia festival and run are this weekend (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319720.php
Green Things will host its inaugural Poinsettia Run, which includes a 5K, 10K and Fun Run Sunday along the Rillito River Path. Proceeds will benefit The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, which is dedicated to funding blood cancer research, education and patient services.
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2009-12-03 Police Reports (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319549.php

  VAIL/ CORONA DE TUCSON
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2009-12-03 Police Reports (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319537.php
1 Burglary was reported at 4:20 a.m. Nov. 11 in the 6500 block of East Mountain Shadows Place. A resident told deputies the following: She woke up at 4 a.m. and noticed a kitchen window screen had been cut. Someone took $2,000 in cash from a wallet in a kitchen drawer. Jewelry and a watch were taken from a nightstand next to her bed.
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2009-12-03 Police Reports (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319567.php

  MARANA
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2009-12-03 Reader photo of the week (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319660.php
We're looking for your best photos to print in the East Side Star. Share images from high school events, shots of Arizona's wildlife or photos of fabulous scenery. Go to azstarnet.com/sn/east to upload your pictures.
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2009-12-03 Sabino's next stop: state finals (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319691.php
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2009-12-03 Sales of ale to help Tucson feeding program (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319903.php
Taste testers are at work sipping Father Joe's Penitential Ale before it hits 13 local restaurants and bars on Friday.
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2009-12-03 School, community farm team up for family event (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319541.php
Tucson Waldorf School and River Road Gardens will host the first-ever  River Bend Farm and Craft Fair from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Tucson Waldorf School's new River Bend campus at 3605 E. River Road, at the corner of East River Road and North Sutton Lane.
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2009-12-03 Sex offender in child-snatch case pleads guilty to registration count (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319948.php
A 57-year-old Tucson sex offender who was recently convicted of restraining a 4-year-old girl inside Santa Cruz Catholic Church is facing between 4 1/2 and 7 1/2 years in prison after pleading guilty Wednesday to failing to change his address.
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2009-12-03 Snow much to do for Gaslight show (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319662.php
Finding snow in Tucson is a rare treat, and one that can't be relied upon when it is required several times a day.
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2009-12-03 Spanish music fills art gallery (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319727.php
While children, parents and families closed their eyes and tapped their feet Sunday, Domingo DeGrazia and Beth Daunis played melodies of the Spanish guitar and violin at DeGrazia Gallery in the Sun.
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2009-12-03 Spanish music fills art gallery (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319659.php
While children, parents and families closed their eyes and tapped their feet Sunday, Domingo DeGrazia and Beth Daunis played melodies of the Spanish guitar and violin at DeGrazia Gallery in the Sun.
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2009-12-03 Tale of two towns: Marana, OV (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319842.php
The towns of Marana and Oro Valley sit side-by-side north of Tucson, were incorporated within a few years of each other and have had explosive population growth this decade. Yet in many ways they are worlds apart. Here's an at-a-glance comparison of the two towns and what makes them tick.
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2009-12-03 Tenor to be highlight of multi-age performance (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319745.php
Tenor David Montefiore will be featured at the Foothills Phil Intergenerational Orchestra's winter performance at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Catalina Foothills High School auditorium, 4300 E. Sunrise Drive.
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2009-12-03 Tenor to be highlight of multi-age performance (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319539.php
Tenor David Montefiore will be featured at the Foothills Phil Intergenerational Orchestra's winter performance at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Catalina Foothills High School auditorium, 4300 E. Sunrise Drive.
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2009-12-03 These dancers aren't squares (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319668.php
Every Wednesday night at 7 p.m. folks begin to arrive at the Sun City Vistoso Auditorium, the women dressed in swirl skirts or prairie skirts and the men in Western shirts and slacks. They are the Sundancers — a name derived from the community they live in — and they are there for the weekly square and round dance.
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2009-12-03 Three on UA faculty to be honored as Regents Professors (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319917.php
Three University of Arizona professors today will be inducted as Regents Professors, the highest honor for faculty, during the Arizona Board of Regents meeting in Tucson.
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2009-12-03 Tourney raises funds for schools (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319560.php
The Vail Education Foundation, which strives to boost classroom resources in the Vail School District, had a great turnout at its Sixth Annual Golf Tournament, held Nov. 14 at the Santa Rita Golf Course. The tourney allowed teachers, staff and the public to meet and compete. Proceeds fund proposals submitted by Vail School District teachers.
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2009-12-03 Tucson College celebrates new site, growing enrollment (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319911.php
Tucson College has a lot to celebrate: a new location, growing enrollment and its 50th anniversary.
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2009-12-03 Two-day OV fest moves to Steam Pump Ranch (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319723.php
Oro Valley's holiday festivities move from Town Hall to the historic Steam Pump Ranch this year.
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2009-12-03 UA prof receives grant to study asthma's effects (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319913.php
A Tucson doctor and researcher has received nearly $1 million to advance what could be groundbreaking work in predicting and preventing asthma — a disease with a rising incidence in the U.S.
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2009-12-03 Volunteer Connection (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319678.php
Browse hundreds of volunteer opportunities online at www.volunteersoaz.org, the Volunteer Center of Southern Arizona's Web site. For personalized assistance or more information on any of the volunteer opportunities listed here, call 881-3300.
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2009-12-03 Volunteer Connection (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319721.php
Browse hundreds of volunteer opportunities online at www.volunteersoaz.org, the Volunteer Center of Southern Arizona's Web site. For personalized assistance or more information on any of the volunteer opportunities listed here, call 881-3300.
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2009-12-03 What's happening (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319552.php

  Concerts
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2009-12-03 What's happening (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319538.php

  Art Exhibits
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2009-12-03 What's happening (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319571.php

  Book Events
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2009-12-03 Woman, 19, killed in rollover on I-19 (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319918.php
A single-vehicle rollover on Interstate 19 just south of Tucson has left one person dead, an official said.
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2009-12-03 Work starts on rural skate park (starnet-local)
http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/319669.php
A long-awaited BMX bike and skate park in Picture Rocks is likely to be completed by the end of January.
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