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2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Tucson Padres Win Season Opener with 18 Runs (weekly)

        The Tucson Padres won their season opener against Colorado Springs on Thursday night, 18-14.
Here's a summary from Tim Hagerty of the Padres:
The Tucson Padres’ offense exploded for 18 runs and 21 hits to secure an 18 ... read more

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Continue Fighting for Your Right to Party (weekly)

Elijiah Wood, Danny McBride and Seth Rogan as the Beastie Boys? Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly, and Jack Black as another set of Beastie Boys from the future?…
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2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Tonight's Arizona International Film Festival Schedule (weekly)

        Tonight, the Arizona International Film Festival is at two locations, including a screening of John Wayne's McClintock, filmed at Old Tucson.
6:00pmThe Screening Room
Leap Before You Look ... read more

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Tonight! Face Off on Nerdish TV Trivia Against Dan and Jimmy! (weekly)

Clearly, Arrested Development is the greatest TV comedy of all time, so it's about time that there was a trivia contest to celebrate the three seasons of the landmark show. Tonight at Bumsted's, you can compete against Tucson ... read more

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Want VIP Passes to Club Crawl? Get Out Your Phone! (weekly)

        Club Crawl (April 16! Mark your calendar!)…
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2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Air Traffic Control: Not a Job With Naptimes (weekly)

        Next time your plane has been circling the airport for longer than seems necessary, it's possible the air traffic controller on duty has his blankie and cot out and is taking a little snooze:
Another air traffic controller was ... read more

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
What the World Doesn't Need: Really Expensive Hot Dogs (weekly)

Introducing the world record holder for the most expensive hot dog at $69 a shot. At some point, the food industry will get over throwing truffles on ordinary food to make it wildly more expensive, right?
[Daily What] ... read more

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Marshall Home Is Actually Running for Mayor, Apparently (weekly)

        Marshall Home's actual mayoral candidacy has been the topic of some discussion here at the Weekly. Is he actually eligible, since he was registered to vote outside the city limits until immediately prior to his candidacy?&hellip ... read more

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Bill Buckmaster Is on the Move (weekly)

        Bill Buckmaster, who left his longtime anchor gig at KUAT-TV's Arizona Illustrated to launch a new radio show at the beginning of 2011, is moving to a new station. The details:
First, let me thank you for your support of my ... read more

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Jonathan Rothschild, You Have Some Explaining to Do (weekly)

        From Josh Brodesky's column in the Star this morning:
We drove (uneventfully and separately) to nearby Barrio Brewing Co. and sat down on the patio. Rothschild skipped the local suds and ordered a Budweiser.… ... read more

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Ragbag of Jollification: Adult Swim in Tucson (weekly)

Adult Swim swept into Tucson tonight on its Ragbag of Jollification tour. The evening was full of obscure, carnival-themed games, a "hairiest man" in Tucson competition and a bunch of free swag.…
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2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Now Open for Dinner: Bobo’s Restaurant (weekly)

        Connoisseurs of the morning meal know that Bobo’s Restaurant at 2938 E. Grant Road serves some of the best breakfasts in town. They’re also some of the bigger breakfasts you’ll come across, and the lunch menu ... read more

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Top Ten in Books (weekly)

        Mostly Books' best-sellers for the week ending April 1, 2011
            Mostly Books' best-sellers for the week ending April 1, 2011 1.…
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2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Digging for Dollars (weekly)

        The drug cartels have made Nogales the tunnel capital of the Southwestern border
            by Leo W. Banks
            It's a beautiful morning in downtown Nogales. Border Patrol agent Kevin Hecht is preparing to lead a National ... read more

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
The Pains of Being Pure at Heart: Belong (Slumberland) (weekly)

        by Eric Swedlund
            Imagine if angst hadn't blanketed the alternative music of the late 1980s and 1990s—and a bright earnestness had been the core impulse instead. The Pains of Being Pure at Heart exist at the ... read more

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Guest Commentary (weekly)

        Arizona's neo-secessionist bills are crazy—and unconstitutional
            by Erwin Chemerinsky
            Many bills recently introduced in the Arizona Legislature which try to exempt the state from federal law violate ... read more

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Island Eats (weekly)

        The Hawaiian barbecue at Mama's is A-OK; everything else could use some work
            by Jimmy Boegle
            Mama's Hawaiian Barbecue is one of those restaurants that I was really excited to check out. Why?… ... read more

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Dark Humor (weekly)

        The works of Francisco Goya are converted into dance and theater—with decidedly modern twists
            by Margaret Regan
            Francisco Goya was a favored court artist in late-18th-century Spain, painting portraits ... read more

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Police Dispatch (weekly)

        Some enchanted evening; a chip and a parrot on the shoulder
            by Anna Mirocha
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2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
The Return of BOT (weekly)

        by Jimmy Boegle
            The voting for Best of Tucson® 25 is officially underway! If you're reading this in the dead-tree version, you can check out the rules and regulations, as well as the complete list of categories ... read more

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Nine Questions (weekly)

        Matt Faulk
            by Mel Mason
            Born in Philadelphia and raised in Prescott, Matt Faulk is a drummer and songwriter who has lived in Tucson for 20 years. He is a member of the Tucson prog/instrumental group Stareater ... read more

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Fright Time (weekly)

        'Insidious' takes the tired, old haunted-house plot device and makes it scary again
            by Bob Grimm
            I dread anything from director James Wan. This is the guy who gave us the original Saw, one of the most ... read more

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Up in the Air (weekly)

        by Tyler Kurbat
            Presuming the spring weather remains beautiful, Tucson's jugglers will have only gravity to battle this weekend at the third annual Tucson Juggling Festival. The three-day event will start noon, Friday ... read more

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
¡Ask a Mexican! (weekly)

        by Gustavo Arellano
            Dear Mexican: I'm a blanquita, and I've recently begun dating a CALIENTE mexicano. I adore this man. The first time we were intimate, I noticed his necklace (which I had always assumed to be a ... read more

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Men Only (weekly)

        The local Women's Commission backs a complaint against the Tucson Country Club
            by Mari Herreras
            When women go to the Tucson Country Club, they can enter every building at the members-only golf club&mdash ... read more

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local)

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

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Fundraiser slated for teen injured in Nov. 14 car crash (starnet-local)

Friends and family of brain-injured Tucson teenager Jessyka
Murray are holding a fundraiser Saturday to pay for her medical

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Radar van locations (starnet-local)

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

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Bill gives couples adoption preference (starnet-local)

PHOENIX - Saying it's a simple matter of natural law, state
lawmakers voted Thursday to give married couples preference in
adopting children.

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Government shutdown will have local impact (starnet-local)

Some of the local impacts of a federal-government shutdown:

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Tucson knows what it wants; getting it is a whole other thing (starnet-local)

We have the road map for what Tucson wants: good jobs, good
schools, good roads, good land planning, good government.

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local)

Drawings for Thursday, April 7

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Bridge work leaves 67-mile detour (starnet-local)

A stretch of Interstate ... read more

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Giffords' office lobbies for better coverage for brain-injured patients (starnet-local)

The office of U.S. Rep ... read more

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Public hearing on SW Gas outages in Tucson tonight (starnet-local)

Southwest Gas customers in Tucson will have a chance to give
public comment on the early-February gas outage that affected about
19,000 customers in Southern Arizona.

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
H&M may open second Tucson store (starnet-local)

Swedish clothing retailer H&M may be opening a location at
Park Place mall.

2011-04-08 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 08 2011\
Kidney health focus of weekend event in Tucson (starnet-local)

A health and wellness fair on Sunday will offer cuisine and
exercise tips to people with kidney disease.

2010-07-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 26 2010\
don't hurt them!
kingsnakes are not harmful, and not poisenous

2010-07-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 26 2010\
Republican Write-In Campaign in LD28 Is Potential Trouble for Democrats (weekly)

        We told you a few weeks back about how Ted Downing, a former Democratic state lawmaker, is now making a run for the state Senate as an independent.
By going the independent route, Downing is able to avoid a Democratic primary against incumbent ... read more

2010-07-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 26 2010\
Media Watch (weekly)

        Arizona Public Media looks for new hire to consolidate platforms; KGUN adds Chapin to reporter roster
            by John Schuster

2010-07-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 26 2010\
Ahead of Its Time (weekly)

        'Inception' is so groundbreaking and well-executed that its perfection gets in the way of complete entertainment
            by Colin Boyd
            There is something new to dissect and ... read more

2010-07-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 26 2010\
Nine Questions (weekly)

        by Kristine Peashock
            Native Tucsonan Xavier Otero is a musician, songwriter and all-around lover of the arts. A former Tucson Weekly staffer, Otero was the event coordinator for the first ... read more

2010-07-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 26 2010\
Random Shots (weekly)

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2010-07-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 26 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local)

Drawings for Saturday, July 24

2010-07-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 26 2010\
Tucson Oddity: Artsy airport 'fence' lands at new site (starnet-local)

At first glance, the ... read more

2010-07-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 26 2010\
I-10 frontage-road crashes soar; yield-sign scofflaws are blamed (starnet-local)

An Arizona Daily Star ... read more

2010-07-26 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 26 2010\
All hail the mighty kingsnake (starnet-local)

You might encounter ... read more

2009-11-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 12 2009\
TUSD's Fagen gives back $20,000 bonus (starnet-local)
Saying she was "uncomfortable" accepting a $20,000 bonus, TUSD Superintendent Elizabeth Celania-Fagen has returned the money to the school district.

2009-11-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 12 2009\
AZ among 10 states in worst fiscal bind (starnet-local)
PHOENIX — Arizona is one of nine states joining California on the brink of financial disaster, a new report says.

2009-11-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 12 2009\
I don't want you: 70% of young unfit for military (starnet-local)
Odds are if you want to join the military, you're ineligible.

2009-11-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 12 2009\
Life stories : F. Pesqueira, of landmark Tortilla Factory, dies (starnet-local)
Frank M. Pesqueira, who owned the Grande Tortilla Factory for more than 60 years, died Nov. 9 a few days after suffering a stroke. He was 99.

2009-11-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 12 2009\
Teen falls 30 feet into canyon (starnet-local)
A 16-year-old boy was rescued Wednesday after he fell at least 30 feet while hiking Pima Canyon Trail.

2009-11-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 12 2009\
MDA: Gene treatment for muscle promising (starnet-local)
The Muscular Dystrophy Association is prepared to underwrite a clinical trial for a promising gene therapy that could preserve and strengthen muscle fibers in patients with neuromuscular diseases.

2009-11-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 12 2009\
Ex- Justice O'Connor's husband dies at 79 (starnet-local)
WASHINGTON — John J.  O'Connor III, the husband of retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor, has died.

2009-11-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 12 2009\
Van plows into pillar on I-10, killing man (starnet-local)
A man was killed in Marana on Wednesday night when his van hit an Interstate 10 underpass pillar, police said.

2009-11-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 12 2009\
Genetics vs. bug-borne illness (starnet-local)
Genetically engineered mosquitoes created by UA entomologists could provide a valuable weapon against malaria, dengue, West Nile and other mosquito-transmitted diseases.

2009-11-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 12 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local)
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-11-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 12 2009\
Employers urged to keep flu sufferers home (starnet-local)
PHOENIX — The state's top health official wants businesses to let workers with the flu stay home, even if companies have to pay them.

2009-11-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 12 2009\
Bridge at Alvernon to close (starnet-local)
The bridge over the Rillito River at North Alvernon Way will be closed this weekend for crack-sealing work.

2009-11-12 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 12 2009\
corrections (starnet-local)
• "109 votes found after election's 'final tally,' " Wednesday on A2, gave the wrong vote margin for the Amphitheater Public Schools maintenance and operations override. It won by 28 votes.

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