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2011-05-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 23 2011\
Shameless Self-Promotion: TW Nabs Six First-Place Awards in Press Club Contest (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
        The Tucson Weekly took home seven honors in the Arizona Press Club’s annual contest—and six of those were first-place wins.
Five of those wins came in writing categories.…
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2011-05-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 23 2011\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2011-05-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 23 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Saturday, May 21

2011-05-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 23 2011\
Brewer touts benefit of extended jobless aid (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

PHOENIX - Gov. Jan Brewer wants to cut federal spending to
shrink the deficit.

2011-05-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 23 2011\
Horseshoe blaze now fought by new crew (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A new crew assumed command Sunday of the Horseshoe 2 Fire in the
Chiricahua Mountains in Southeastern Arizona, near the New Mexico
border.

2011-05-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 23 2011\
Tucson Oddity: Old sign melds chicken, atomic imagery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

From his perch along ... read more

2011-05-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 23 2011\
Photo: Eruption in Iceland (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

2011-05-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 23 2011\
New $99 TEP program to offer expert home-energy inspections (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/business/local/arti

Is your home's ductwork ... read more

2011-05-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 23 2011\
Veteran TPD officer killed in off-duty crash (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A Tucson Police Department officer with more than 20 years of
experience died Sunday in an off-duty motorcycle crash.

2011-05-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 23 2011\
Tucson police seek info on Friday hit-and-run (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Tucson police are looking for more information about a
hit-and-run accident that seriously injured a bicyclist on North
Swan Road on Friday evening.

2011-05-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 23 2011\
Tucson Oddity: Old sign melds atomic, chicken imagery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

From his perch along ... read more

2011-05-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 23 2011\
Northwest side students will talk with astronauts tonight (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

 

2011-05-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 23 2011\
Off-duty police officer killed in midtown motorcycle crash (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

An off-duty officer with the Tucson Police Department was killed
Sunday in a motorcycle crash in midtown, officials said.

2011-05-23 \Tucson\News\Daily\May 23 2011\
Today's radar van schedule (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:

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
The Skinny (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/the-s

        
        Gov. Jan Brewer has her defining moment—and itÂ’s a doozy! Â… Conservatives for Congress fire at Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords Â… Military veterans fire at Conservatives for Congress Â… and more!
          
            by Jim Nintzel ... read more

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
City Week (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/city-

        
        A Grassroots Thing; Una Experiencia Española; The Street of Dreams; Bard Under the Stars
          
            by Erica Arvizu
          
          
          
            A Grassroots Thing Santa Muerte Music and Arts Festival ... read more

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
Top Ten in Movies (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Casa Video's top rentals for the week ending Sept. 5, 2010
          
          
          
            Casa Video's top rentals for the week ending Sept. 5, 2010 1.…
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2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
Nine Questions (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/nine-

        
        John de Roo
          
            by Kristine Peashock
          
          
          
            John de Roo lives in downtown Tucson, where he enjoys walking, restaurants, bird-watching, people-watching and music. He plays guitar ... read more

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
Random Shots (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/rando

        
        
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2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
Social Insecurity (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/socia

        
        A little box on the state's voter-registration form leads to big questions from those concerned with identity theft
          
            by Dave Devine
          
          
          
            The little box, with the number 14 ... read more

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
T Q&A (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/t-qan

        
        Elizabeth Albert
          
            by Mari Herreras
          
          
          
            For the last few years, designer Elizabeth Albert has made a short trek north to participate in Scottsdale Fashion Week, and last year ... read more

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
An Inner Struggle (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/an-in

        
        While 'The American' may strike most viewers as slow, others will see it as a creation with purpose
          
            by Colin Boyd
          
          
          
            Some films are slow because they're put together wrong ... read more

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
Live (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/live/

        
        by Linda Ray
          
          
          
            THE SMASHING PUMPKINS RIALTO THEATRE…
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2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
Energetic Views (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/energ

        
        Some Sonoita residents fight a power line—and lingering suspicions
          
            by Tim Vanderpool
          
          
          
            Sonoita's gentle hills stretch across the horizon like a rumpled green quilt ... read more

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
A First Step (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/a-fir

        
        Winding Road shows tremendous courage as it mounts a production of a brand-new play
          
            by Sherilyn Forrester
          
          
          
            One of the first productions of Tucson's new theater season ... read more

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
Now Showing at Home (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/now-s

        
        by Bob Grimm
          
          
          
            Se7en (Blu-ray) WARNER…
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2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
S. Carey: All We Grow (Jagjaguwar) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/s-car

        
        by Eric Swedlund
          
          
          
            All We Grow, the solo debut from Bon Iver drummer S. (Sean) Carey, doesn't stray far from Bon Iver territory—a Wisconsin-bred sort of neo-minimalism that revels in spare ... read more

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
Media Watch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/media

        
        KOLD unveils HD studio; Howell gives fitness mag a second shot; Mountain charity event raises $223K
          
            by John Schuster
          
          
          
            KOLD UNVEILS HD STUDIO It didn't take long for Raycom ... read more

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
A Leisurely Stroll (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/a-lei

        
        Comedy Playhouse's 'Dover Road' is an old-fashioned trip with charms
          
            by Nathan Christensen
          
          
          
            For fans of the Comedy Playhouse, a trip down The Dover Road is well worth ... read more

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
Lucky #13 (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/lucky

        
        A big-name UA Wildcats kicker has opened a tiny Mexican-food eatery
          
            by Rita Connelly
          
          
          
            Anyone with even the smallest interest in football knows the Zendejas name. This ... read more

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
Ige*timer: Ice Cold Pop (everestrecords) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/igeti

        
        by Gene Armstrong
          
          
          
            The otherworldly scraping, chiming, bellowing, whistling and underwater groaning of the 17-minute "New Orleans" might seem abrasive or annoying to some less-patient listeners ... read more

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
Weekly Wide Web (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/weekl

        
        DIY Concert Film; The week on the Range; Comment of the week; Best of WWW
          
            by Nick Smith
          
          
          
            The mere suggestion of having to sit down to watch a stranger's home movies used ... read more

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
Desperate Conditions (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/despe

        
        A Tucson nurse practitioner raises money for health care in Haiti with her vivid photos
          
            by Margaret Regan
          
          
          
            A few years back, nurse-practitioner Jennifer Trainor spent ... read more

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
Noshing Around (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/noshi

        
        New Peruvian Bistro; The Main Squeeze; Best Tour Ever?; Save-a-Cat Sunday; Tequila Festival
          
            by Adam Borowitz
          
          
          
            New Peruvian Bistro Don Pedro's Peruvian Bistro is setting ... read more

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
Interpol: Interpol (Matador) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/inter

        
        by Sean Bottai
          
          
          
            For a band that's brought a post-punk cognitive dissonance to DVD-piracy warnings and terrorism watch lists the world over, Interpol sure isn't surprising anyone these days ... read more

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
Messina (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/messi

        
        A new organization hopes to protect the legacy and well-being of Tucson's firefighters
          
            by Irene Messina
          
          
          
            Three silhouetted firefighters stand in front of a red-orange ... read more

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
Police Dispatch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/polic

        
        by Anna Mirocha
          
          
          
            POLITICALLY REACTIVE NORTH LA CAÑADA DRIVE…
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2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
No Slouches (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/no-sl

        
        The UA Press celebrates its Latina/Latino series with a compelling new compilation
          
            by Christine Wald-Hopkins
          
          
          
            I tend to approach laudatory anthology introductions with ... read more

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
That Vibe (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/that-

        
        Alberta Cross jumps across the pond and falls in love with America
          
            by Gene Armstrong
          
          
          
            Petter Ericson Stakee is in the midst of a love affair with America. The 29-year ... read more

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 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:

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

EAST SIDE

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
Sundown spectacular: When 40,000 bats take flight (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The more-than-40,000 ... read more

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Wednesday, Sept. 8

2010-09-09 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 09 2010\
Books festival awards $150K to fund projects (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Founders of the Tucson ... read more

2009-12-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 27 2009\
Grandmother turned away after agreeing to adoption (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322886
It took 74 years for Lyn Tornabene to build a life she treasured. It took a year for her to lose it all.

2009-12-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 27 2009\
EPA warnings spark effort that may cut deadly Pinal County storms (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322863
Videos of last Tuesday's massive Interstate 10 traffic collision near Casa Grande that killed three people and involved 22 cars showed a series of long streams of dust billowing in the air.

2009-12-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 27 2009\
Neighbors Briefs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322853

  Fix-up proposal  is in the works for  Oracle Road area

2009-12-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 27 2009\
Basis' success draws scrutiny (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322846
The louder the national praise grows for Tucson's Basis Schools, the more some local critics question the reasons for its success.

2009-12-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 27 2009\
County tries to limit number of cell towers (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322850
Pima County residents soon may see fewer new cell-phone towers going up.

2009-12-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 27 2009\
2 senior execs at Basis paid top dollar (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322864
The education provided by Basis Schools may be exceptional, but the nonprofit schools' tax returns show they have something in common with many Arizona charter schools: Hiring relatives and paying executives more than many public and private schools. ... read more

2009-12-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 27 2009\
Businessman struggles to keep home, pay hospital (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322862
Mark Bonacorso thought he'd slipped under the radar and wouldn't have to pay his $28,784.93 hospital bill.

2009-12-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 27 2009\
Political notebook : Man says metal detectors are for all, even 'bigwigs' (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322860
Elections-integrity supporter James March has a beef with county officials' being able to bypass the metal detector for the weekly meetings of the Board of Supervisors.

2009-12-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 27 2009\
Nearly $5M headed for cartels was seized in '09 (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322890
PHOENIX — Seizures of money bound mostly for Mexico's violent drug cartels more than quadrupled this year on the Arizona border, and government officials are crediting beefed-up screening at checkpoints.

2009-12-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 27 2009\
Neto's Tucson : Technology unites 2 strangers to deliver baby (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322856
James Charron, a Tucson  medical-emergency dispatcher, and translator Paola Anderson of Costa Rica didn't know each other until the surprise birth of a child brought them together last weekend.

2009-12-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 27 2009\
Girl, 5, kidnapped Christmas Day, rescued in evening by alert officer (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322881
PHOENIX — Phoenix police Officer Mike Burns had just finished searching an area for signs of a 5-year-old girl and the man who kidnapped her as she played with her sisters on Christmas Day.

2009-12-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 27 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322879
The city's two police radar vans are scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today and Monday, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-12-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 27 2009\
S. Tucson plans crackdown on landlords (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322869
South Tucson officials had something in common with Santa Claus this Christmas season.

2009-12-27 \Tucson\News\Daily\Dec 27 2009\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/322851
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.

2009-04-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Apr 13 2009\
Private residences to be new homes for many Magic Carpet Golf statues (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/11
Tucson artist Charlie Spillar has finally got a monkey off his back.


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