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2011-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2011\
'Hello Gabby! Well, Hello Gabby!' (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        
Daniel Buckley videotaped this message last night for U.S. Congresswoman Gabby Giffords of the Tucson Symphony Orchestra in hopes she'd see it at breakfast this morning.
From Daniel's Facebook page:Just back from videotaping a message ... read more

2011-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2011\
2nd Saturdays Downtown Tonight (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        The lineup for tonight's 2nd Saturdays Downtown includes two restaurant openings (more on those here and here) a screening of Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, a theatrical performance by Tucson’s Christian Youth Theater of ... read more

2011-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 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:

2011-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2011-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2011\
Corrections (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

β€’ Aminah Settles scored the final goal for the Catalina
Foothills High School girls soccer team in the 76th minute of its
state semifinal win on Wednesday. An incorrect goal scorer was
listed on Page

2011-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2011\
Get involved (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Browse hundreds of volunteer opportunities online at
www.volunteersoaz.org, the Volunteer Center of Southern Arizona's
website. For personalized assistance or more information on any of
the volunteer

2011-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2011\
Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

sierra vista

2011-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2011\
Neighbors: 'Villa of love' angers area residents (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The sprawling white ... read more

2011-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawing for Saturday, Feb. 12

2011-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2011\
Fresh Paint exhibit, auction to benefit UA Museum of Art (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

No matter what two-dimensional ... read more

2011-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2011\
Today's print exclusives: UA, city, Rio Nuevo renewing arena talk; and Hansen's Sunday notebook (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

The city has resurrected the possibility of a new downtown arena
β€” killed in 2008 because of its high cost β€” at the request of the
University of Arizona, which may be interested in a larger
basketball

2011-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2011\
Plumbing code ill-suited to freeze (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Here's what we know ... read more

2011-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2011\
Photo: Fort Lowell Day Celebration honors area's history (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

2011-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2011\
Artistic expression rises from tragedy (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

A Nashville singer wrote ... read more

2011-02-13 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 13 2011\
Neto's Tucson: City has 'no humanity' for residents whose homes will be razed (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Tears come to Ofelia Arvizu when she talks about her midtown
home. She has to abandon it and more than 60 years of memories
enveloped within its red-brick walls.

2010-06-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 02 2010\
GOP Candidates Reax to Munger's Decision to Throw in the Towel (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Republican gubernatorial candidates are responding to the news that fellow GOP candidate John Munger is dropping out of the race because it appears that Gov. Jan Brewer and state Treasurer Dean Martin will have more than $2 million in Clean Elections ... read more

2010-06-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 02 2010\
Sort of Like Living in Janos Wilder’s Head (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Janos Wilder, owner and operator of  Janos and the J-BAR, has been blogging up a storm about designing his up-and-coming restaurant, Downtown Kitchen and Cocktails. The restaurant is expected to open in September in the former Barrio Food and ... read more

2010-06-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 02 2010\
Munger Quits Governor's Race (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Tucson attorney John Munger has given up his pursuit of the governor's office.
The statement from Munger:
“The Supreme Court’s decision to leave in place the “matching funds” provision of Arizona’s so-called Clean ... read more

2010-06-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 02 2010\
Picture This: Red Hot (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        CAROLINE BRUNER William Justiniano ... read more

2010-06-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 02 2010\
Closed: Jason's Deli (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Both local Jason’s Deli locations closed their doors Sunday, according to a spokesman for the restaurant chain.
“It’s sad. There were 85 employees and a lot of loyal customers,” said Dan Helsman, a company spokesman. ... read more

2010-06-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 02 2010\
Skinny 2010: The Battle To Unseat U.S. Sen. John McCain (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Hank Stephenson
Arizona Sen. John McCain is facing a serious primary challenger: Republican J ... read more

2010-06-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 02 2010\
Meet U.S. Senate Candidate John Dougherty (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Investigative reporter John Dougherty, one of four Democrats running for U.S. Senate this year, will be at Hotel Congress from 7 to 9 p.m. this Thursday, June 3.
Here's the release from Dougherty's campaign:
U.S. Senate Democratic candidate John ... read more

2009-09-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 18 2009\
Budget Revenue Presentation (city) http://www.tucsonaz.gov/budget/docs/Budg
Budget Revenue Presentation from Mayor and Council Sept 15 meeting

2009-09-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 18 2009\
Possible surface ice on moon surprises (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309535
Finding usable amounts of water on the surface of the moon's south pole would do for lunar exploration what a spring does for mountain backpackers β€” make it possible to travel lighter and stay out longer.

2009-09-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 18 2009\
Border-fence-upkeep tab put at $6.5B over next 20 years (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309508
WASHINGTON β€” It will cost taxpayers $6.5 billion over the next 20 years to maintain the fence along the U.S.-Mexico border, according to a government audit.

2009-09-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 18 2009\
Mass H1N1 shots in public schools urged (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309560
PHOENIX β€” State health officials are urging counties to conduct mass vaccinations at public schools in an effort to get as many children inoculated against the novel H1N1 flu as possible.

2009-09-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 18 2009\
Union Pacific, police partner for safety (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309519

  
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2009-09-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 18 2009\
Photo: Readying for Rosh Hashana (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309557
From left, students Nicole Peron, Ciera Crawley and Chava Lederman prepare kosher apple cakes for Rosh Hashana, the Jewish new year, at the Hillel Foundation on the University of Arizona campus. Their teamwork was seen Thursday. Rosh Hashana begins at ... read more

2009-09-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 18 2009\
Life stories : Helping others lightened the darkness in nurse/counselor's life (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309566
There's no telling how many souls Shari Hope Kelly escorted into the world during her decades as a labor and delivery nurse.

2009-09-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 18 2009\
Child-porn charges for Sahuarita man, 58 (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309546
A 58-year-old Sahuarita man was indicted Wednesday on federal child-pornography charges.

2009-09-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 18 2009\
Neighborhood news is available 24/7 (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309556
Now it's easier than ever to access news in your neighborhood.

2009-09-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 18 2009\
Australia good model for cancer screening (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309558
With the rate of melanoma in Southern Arizona well above the national average β€” one in 38 local residents will be diagnosed in their lifetime β€” a Tucson oncologist says early detection here could be improved.

2009-09-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 18 2009\
Court extends deadline on plan for mental health (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309569
PHOENIX  β€” Gov. Jan Brewer is getting more time to submit a court-ordered report on plans to improve state services for the seriously mentally ill in the Phoenix area, but the judge granting the extension says Brewer must produce a specific plan on ... read more

2009-09-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 18 2009\
Woman slain in South Tucson was tortured, court paper shows (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309567
A woman slain in a South Tucson apartment earlier this year was tortured for several hours before she died of stab wounds, a court document shows.

2009-09-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 18 2009\
Safety chief: Ban on texting while driving unworkable (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309570
PHOENIX β€” Banning texting while driving would make Arizona safer, but such a law would be prohibitively difficult to enforce and would fail to address the wider issue of distracted driving, the director of the Governor's Office of Highway Safety said ... read more

2009-09-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 18 2009\
Suit against TUSD says boy, 13, was hate-crime victim (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309562
A Tucson woman has filed a lawsuit against the Tucson Unified School District alleging teachers and administrators did nothing to protect her middle-school-aged son from a hate-crime-related attack.

2009-09-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 18 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309513
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-09-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 18 2009\
Matt's forecast (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309525
As an area of low pressure moves into New Mexico today, isolated storms are still possible mainly north and east of Tucson, and a repeat performance of storms on Saturday before we dry out by Sunday. High temperatures will be in the low to mid-90s with ... read more

2009-09-18 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 18 2009\
Court sets execution date for DC sniper with Tucson ties (kvoa) http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=1
A Virginia judge has set a Nov. 10 execution date for John Allen Muhammad, who has ties to Tucson and was convicted of the 2002 sniper attacks in the Washington, D.C. area.

2009-01-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 02 2009\
Border Patrol shifting from voluntary return policy (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
The Border Patrol experienced a turning-point year in Arizona in 2008, with increased manpower, resources and technology bringing dramatic drops in illegal immigrant arrests, top officials say.

2009-01-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 02 2009\
74 homicides in city last year sets record (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
By August it was becoming clear Tucson was on track to set a record for homicides in 2008.

2009-01-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 02 2009\
Priest who helped find Father Kino's remains dies (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Bernard L. Fontana remembers a number of things about the Rev. Kieran McCarty.

2009-01-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 02 2009\
Police consider case of missing disabled woman a homicide (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
Among the city's 70 criminal homicides in 2008 was a disabled woman listed for much of the year as a missing person.

2009-01-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 02 2009\
First fire of year ruled arson (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
A vacant home in the 5800 block of South Park Avenue was set on fire just after midnight Thursday, according to a spokesperson for the Tucson Fire Department.

2009-01-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 02 2009\
UA law school lauded for public service programs (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
The University of Arizona's law school recently received national recognition for programs that defy the money-grubbing opportunist image that many have of lawyers.

2009-01-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 02 2009\
Women's health pioneer retires (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
When Gay Evans started a health class for at-risk women 18 years ago, she wanted to teach them about sexually transmitted diseases and pelvic exams.

2009-01-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 02 2009\
United Way can help struggling families pay bills (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
The United Way has created an "economic crisis" fund to help Arizona families having trouble paying their bills.

2009-01-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 02 2009\
Town hall on city budget Wednesday (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
To tell Tucson officials how you think the city budget should be spent, go to Councilman Rodney Glassman's town hall-style meeting Wednesday.

2009-01-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 02 2009\
Downtown businesses offering coupon book (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
It could be a little bit cheaper to shop downtown in the New Year.

2009-01-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 02 2009\
Lost Mount Lemmon hiker found (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
A Tucson woman lost overnight on Mount Lemmon was found very near where she was last seen.

2009-01-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 02 2009\
Pedestrian killed trying to cross I-19 (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
A Tucson man was killed at 3 a.m. New Year's day when he was hit by a car while trying to cross Interstate 19.

2009-01-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 02 2009\
YWCA classes help women get jobs (citizen-local) http://www.tucsoncitizen.com/ss/local/10
The YWCA of Tucson has planned courses to help women who are unemployed, underemployed or changing jobs.

2009-01-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 02 2009\
Court fight likely over deseg levy in TUSD (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/274160
The Tucson Unified School District will likely end up in court over the constitutionality of the tens of millions of dollars it receives every year in desegregation funding.

2009-01-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 02 2009\
Living up to one's faith in Sanctuary Movement (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/274152
Kathleen "Kay" Kelly was Tucson's best brownie-baking undercover bird-watcher in the mid-1980s.

2009-01-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 02 2009\
Happy Meals for 6,000 in Nogales (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/274195
It was a happy New Year's in Nogales, Ariz., for about 6,000 poor and orphaned children from both sides of the border who received gifts of clothes, school supplies and β€” it gets even better β€” toys and Happy Meals.

2009-01-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 02 2009\
Catching lymph disorder in time (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/274157
A Tucson doctor is hoping to bring earlier detection and more awareness of a condition that patients can develop after cancer surgery, particularly if the lymph nodes are removed, biopsied or irradiated.

2009-01-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 02 2009\
Last chance for Grant Rd. project ideas (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/274143
The Grant Road widening alignment will be presented at one more public meeting next week before it goes to the Tucson City Council for approval this month.

2009-01-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 02 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/274166
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations today, according to the Tucson Police Department's Web site:

2009-01-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 02 2009\
Pedestrian crossing I-19 killed when he's hit by car (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/274159
A Tucson man was killed early Thursday when he was struck by a car while trying to run across Interstate 19.

2009-01-02 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 02 2009\
Vacant house burns in arson (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/274156
Tucson suffered its first fire of the new year Thursday within an hour after midnight when someone set a vacant house ablaze on the South Side.

2011-02-13 'Hello Gabby! Well, Hello Gabby!' (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2011/02/13/hello-gabby-well-hello-gabby

        
        


Daniel Buckley videotaped this message last night for U.S. Congresswoman Gabby Giffords of the Tucson Symphony Orchestra in hopes she'd see it at breakfast this morning.


From Daniel's Facebook page:

Just back from videotaping a message for Gabby Giffords from the audience of the Tucson Symphony Orchestra.…
            

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2011-02-13 2nd Saturdays Downtown Tonight (weekly)
http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/archives/2011/02/12/2nd-saturdays-downtown-tonight

        
        

The lineup for tonight's 2nd Saturdays Downtown includes two restaurant openings (more on those here and here) a screening of Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, a theatrical performance by Tucson’s Christian Youth Theater of Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka and live music galore.


The event also includes art shows, drink specials, free marbles for kids, living statues by the (weekly)&CATID=77810')">add comment

2011-02-13 Artistic expression rises from tragedy (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_b2e13916-e088-54f9-81a3-ad21ab0d82e3.html

A Nashville singer wrote and recorded "A Song for Christina" to
honor and remember the youngest victim of the Jan. 8 shootings.

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2011-02-13 Corrections (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_7b26ffdb-3439-5a55-a96a-e927b8a66954.html

β€’ Aminah Settles scored the final goal for the Catalina
Foothills High School girls soccer team in the 76th minute of its
state semifinal win on Wednesday. An incorrect goal scorer was
listed on Page
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2011-02-13 Deaths (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_8552539c-2cdc-54cf-86f9-5443e394761b.html

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

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2011-02-13 Fresh Paint exhibit, auction to benefit UA Museum of Art (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_16329d74-cf12-5e18-acf7-63b996bf12d6.html

No matter what two-dimensional medium you favor - oils,
watercolors, acrylics, photography, handmade paper - you'll find a
fresh work of art to fit it at Fresh Paint.

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2011-02-13 Get involved (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_af96c109-f651-539f-86fd-d92dff81942f.html

Browse hundreds of volunteer opportunities online at
www.volunteersoaz.org, the Volunteer Center of Southern Arizona's
website. For personalized assistance or more information on any of
the volunteer
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2011-02-13 Lottery (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_5667b836-ef8d-53be-991e-72cf646e5bdf.html

Drawing for Saturday, Feb. 12

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2011-02-13 Neighborhood Briefs (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_5637206d-6dc2-5bd1-97aa-1520a877ed51.html

sierra vista

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2011-02-13 Neighbors: 'Villa of love' angers area residents (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_f73235e7-19cb-5dd1-99ad-a37eecb48d2d.html

The sprawling white house, on a dead end in a quiet rural part
of southern Oro Valley, is marketed in cyberspace as Villa D'Amore
- the villa of love.

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2011-02-13 Neto's Tucson: City has 'no humanity' for residents whose homes will be razed (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_d2aecfa4-1cda-51cf-8553-faedc63674f8.html

Tears come to Ofelia Arvizu when she talks about her midtown
home. She has to abandon it and more than 60 years of memories
enveloped within its red-brick walls.

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2011-02-13 Photo: Fort Lowell Day Celebration honors area's history (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_90b39b9a-9225-552e-a5c2-fd9e40c48736.html


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2011-02-13 Plumbing code ill-suited to freeze (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_ec195230-1e4a-5538-b132-de772d09a5d1.html

Here's what we know about the four-day freeze that swept through
the area earlier this month.

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2011-02-13 Radar van locations (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_461fea1e-c5ae-5291-b718-466edca3622c.html

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

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2011-02-13 Today's print exclusives: UA, city, Rio Nuevo renewing arena talk; and Hansen's Sunday notebook (starnet-local)
http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_245d75b4-372c-11e0-8105-001cc4c002e0.html

The city has resurrected the possibility of a new downtown arena
β€” killed in 2008 because of its high cost β€” at the request of the
University of Arizona, which may be interested in a larger
basketball
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