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2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Weekly Wide Web (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/weekl

        
        Can You See Me VYou?; The week on The Range; Comment of the week; Best of WWW; and more!
          
            by Dan Gibson
          
          
          
            Can You See Me VYou? Part of my job as the Web producer here at ... read more

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Gifts From Us to You (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/gifts

        
        by Jimmy Boegle
          
          
          
            Some notes on some stuff: • If you missed our Election Night coverage, I highly recommend you check it out on The Range, our daily dispatch, at daily.tucsonweekly.com ... read more

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
People From the Sun: Revolution Music (ICDA) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/peopl

        
        by Gene Armstrong
          
          
          
            When People From the Sun were named Best Hip-Hop act at this year's Tucson Area Music Awards, some music fans wondered who the group was. This impressive CD proves MC partners ... read more

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Choo-Choo! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/choo-

        
        A silly film like 'Unstoppable' should never work—but it does
          
            by Colin Boyd
          
          
          
            One day in 2001, a locomotive now dubbed "Crazy Eights" led more than 40 cars&mdash ... read more

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
T Q&A (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/t-qan

        
        TC Tolbert
          
            by A. Greene
          
          
          
            TC Tolbert had been going to the Transgender Day of Remembrance vigil for years, and he felt that the event was overwhelmingly sad. For this ... read more

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
The Skinny (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/the-s

        
        U.S. Sen. Jon Kyl embraces the GOP's fiscal fraudulence on Medicare Â… The Tucson City Council tries to figure out what to do with downtown's Greyhound Bus station Â… and more!
          
            by Jim Nintzel ... read more

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
K.Rat (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/krat/

        
        
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2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Soundbites (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/sound

        
        Compelling causes; This weekendÂ’s big downtown festival; We prefer to keep our whales on staff; On the bandwagon
          
            by Stephen Seigel
          
          
          
            COMPELLING CAUSES To start off, let ... read more

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
A Man Missing a Beat (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/a-man

        
        Tucsonan Mark Zero accessibly crafts a tale about a musician in crisis
          
            by Gene Armstrong
          
          
          
            Mouse Watkins' nickname is ironic: It was bestowed on him as a child, the result ... read more

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Police Dispatch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/polic

        
        That's bologna; It works for Lady Gaga
          
            by Anna Mirocha
          
          
          
            THAT'S BOLOGNA WEST KNOLLSIDE STREET…
            <p>[ <a href="http://www.tucsonweekly.com ... read more

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Danehy (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/daneh

        
        Now that the dust has settled, here's what the next two years should bring
          
            by Tom Danehy
          
          
          
            The dust has settled from last week's insanity, and the next two years lie ahead ... read more

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
No Age: Everything in Between (Sub Pop) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/no-ag

        
        by Michael Petitti
          
          
          
            Fans of Los Angeles' No Age may find Everything in Be- tween to be an unexpected and pleasurable curveball.…
            <p>[ <a href="http://www.tucsonweekly ... read more

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Now Showing at Home (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/now-s

        
        The Pacific (Blu-ray); Winter's Bone (Blu-ray); Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (Blu-ray); Toy Story 3: 4-Disc Combo Pack (Blu-ray)
          
            by Bob Grimm
          
          
          
            The Pacific (Blu-ray) HBO ... read more

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Ibsen vs. Shaw (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/ibsen

        
        Rogue's 'Ghosts' and Now's 'Overruled' take on hypocrisy in extremely different ways
          
            by Nathan Christensen
          
          
          
            A particularly bleak winter has come to the stage at The Rogue ... read more

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Death of an Agent (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/death

        
        Julia Monsivais asked for help that never came
          
            by Tim Vanderpool
          
          
          
            There are pauses when Mark Monsivais speaks, as he rummages for words to explain the unexplainable. ... read more

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Red Meat (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/red-m

        
        
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2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Top Ten in Music (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Zia Records' top sales for the week ending Nov. 7, 2010
          
          
          
            Zia RecordsÂ’ top sales for the week ending Nov. 7, 2010 1.…
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2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Top Ten in Books (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Mostly Books' best-sellers for the week ending Nov. 5, 2010
          
          
          
            Mostly Books' best-sellers for the week ending Nov. 5, 2010 1.…
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2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Education vs. Fear (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/educa

        
        A lawsuit filed by 11 TUSD teachers seeks to keep ethnic-studies classes alive
          
            by Mari Herreras
          
          
          
            Augustín Romero could pack up his family and leave Arizona, and ... read more

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Downing (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/downi

        
        All those political ads remind us: TV needs to adapt—or die
          
            by Renée Downing
          
          
          
            The voters have spoken. The results were appalling, as usual.… ... read more

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
The Thermals: Personal Life (Kill Rock Stars) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/the-t

        
        by Eric Swedlund
          
          
          
            The Thermals race through songs like Adderall-aided students: focused, alert and precise in every note. The Portland, Ore., trio's fifth album is once again full of punk-rock ... read more

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Approachable Ambiance (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/appro

        
        CORE Kitchen and Wine Bar wows with playful, delicious food and hospitality that's far from stuffy
          
            by Jacqueline Kuder
          
          
          
            The first thing that comes to mind when I think ... read more

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Dance as Music (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/dance

        
        Savion Glover dares to let tap stand on its own
          
            by Margaret Regan
          
          
          
            The last time acclaimed tap-dancer Savion Glover played Centennial Hall, he brought along a retinue ... read more

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Media Watch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/media

        
        Arizona Public Media pulls Tucson 12 funding proposal; UA contractor fires David Kelly; Johnjay and Rich lose two major markets; Actual news coverage on local radio: what a concept!
          
            by John Schuster ... read more

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Nine Questions (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/nine-

        
        Drew Burk
          
            by Kristine Peashock
          
          
          
            Drew Burk teaches bookbinding and is the fiction editor and lead bookbinder for Spork Press (sporkpress.com). A novel he wrote features ... read more

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 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:

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
2 RVs, travel trailer destroyed in southeast-side fire (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

South Side

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Boy, 4, scores a YouTube hit with reading; poet impressed (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A Tucson boy is a poetry-reading Internet sensation.

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Wednesday, Nov. 10

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Woman who took purses from reception is sought (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The search is on for a wedding crasher who snagged the purses of
two guests.

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
'Wall of Honor' to allow public to laud veterans (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

If you have a special ... read more

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Services affected by Veterans Day (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

City garbage and recycling

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Raytheon, other Ariz. employers hiring recently discharged vets (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Despite employer incentives and special job-placement
assistance, recently discharged veterans face a tough job market as
they try to restart their civilian lives.

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
'86 law could kill O'odham casino (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

PHOENIX - The future of a proposed Tohono O'odham tribal casino
adjacent to Glendale could depend on how a federal judge interprets
a 1986 law.

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Police ID Oro Valley woman killed in Tuesday crash (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Police have identified the 84-year-old woman killed Tuesday
after she crashed her car into a tree, as Alice Elliot of Oro
Valley.

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Missing Tucson man OK, reunited with family (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

An 84-year old Tucson ... read more

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Man killed in horse-involved crash west of Tucson ID'd (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The man who died in an accident Tuesday involving a horse near
Ryan Air Field has been identified as Philip Visconti, according to
the Department of Public Safety.

2010-11-11 \Tucson\News\Daily\Nov 11 2010\
Free offers for Tucson vets tomorrow (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Veterans and active-duty military members are getting a "Thank
you"  from Tucson businesses in honor of Veterans Day Thursday.

2010-02-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 28 2010\
6 factors driving UA's ever-burgeoning tuition-costs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329700
If state taxes won't pay the bills, students will have to.

2010-02-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 28 2010\
Dark skies caught in glare of border security's lights (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329661
A Border Patrol helicopter, patrolling a mountain road 24 miles from the international border, trains its spotlight on a white Jeep Cherokee, stopped with its lights off.

2010-02-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 28 2010\
Nighttime scenery worth preserving, Dark Sky Team says (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329662
Artificial light is invading our darkest places, and astronomers aren't the only people concerned about it.

2010-02-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 28 2010\
Family ties still remain at Shamrock (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329423
It began with 20 cows, a Model-T delivery truck and the dream of Irish immigrants W.T. McClelland and his wife, Winifred.

2010-02-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 28 2010\
Bonnie Henry : Ott YMCA makeover (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329422
It has no overhead sprinklers in case of fire. Handicap access is nonexistent. Heck, it doesn't even have a gym.

2010-02-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 28 2010\
TV show to explore Pluto's 'demotion' (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329659
"Plutophiles" have besieged Neil deGrasse Tyson ever since he made the decision 10 years ago, as director of the Hayden Planetarium in New York, to exclude Pluto from the solar system model in the newly added Rose Center for Earth and Space.

2010-02-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 28 2010\
County may oppose Marana landfill (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329656
The Pima County Board of Supervisors may ask Marana to take a step back in its planning for a landfill and associated annexation.

2010-02-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 28 2010\
Political notebook : Local Tea Party gets 'Time' mention; Brown to visit for McCain fundraiser (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329670
The Tucson Tea Party got a mention this week in Time Magazine.

2010-02-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 28 2010\
Irish-themed ball to benefit autism group (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329654
Kathy Mundinger likes to say the Irish know how to throw a party. She and a force of volunteers are setting out to prove that's no blarney at the Emerald Ball Saturday at Skyline Country Club, 5200 E. St. Andrews Drive.

2010-02-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 28 2010\
Who do you ask to take action on derelict homes? (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329686
There's this house in my neighborhood.

2010-02-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 28 2010\
Kino fined over assault-tracking efforts (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329669
University Physicians Hospital at Kino has paid a $4,500 fine for what state officials say were ongoing quality-management problems related to patient care, including the use of restraints and the prevention of assaults by patients.

2010-02-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 28 2010\
Get involved (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329639
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.

2010-02-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 28 2010\
Wildlife crossings, fences on CAP called a noticeable success (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329689
Land purchases, fences and wildlife crossings have combined to produce a success story for the Central Arizona Project.

2010-02-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 28 2010\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329688

  
    Central

2010-02-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 28 2010\
2 coaches banned from local soccer club (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329691
The state youth soccer authority has banned two former Tucson soccer coaches after investigating allegations of sexual impropriety with underage female players.

2010-02-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 28 2010\
Neto's Tucson : Rios loved Boys Club when he was a kid, and now he has become its president (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329667
When Armando Rios Jr. was a kid, most every day after school at Tully Elementary he'd head across the street to the Boys Club.

2010-02-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 28 2010\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329540
The city's two police radar vans are scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2010-02-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 28 2010\
Law & Order Briefs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329704

  Jeep hits power pole, killing man, 24

2010-02-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 28 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329685
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.

2010-02-28 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 28 2010\
McClelland leaves mark through charities (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/329424
Because of her, untold numbers of handicapped swimmers will soon be able to enjoy the newly renovated pool at the Ott Family YMCA.


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