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2012-07-24 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jul 24 2012\
Libyans leaving Tucson to 'rebuild our country' (starnet-local) : supporting a free Libya
Exciting to see this kind of transformation in a country that didn't have much experience in democracy.

I wonder how those of us not really connected to Libya or the Arab world can help support the fledgling democracies?  

http://rebuildlibya.com ... read more

2011-02-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 15 2011\
Lottery (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Drawings for Monday, Feb. 14

2011-02-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 15 2011\
Motorcyclist killed in central Tucson crash (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Tucson police are on the scene of a fatal motorcycle crash in
midtown Monday morning.

2011-02-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 15 2011\
Flake Announces Run For Kyl's Seat (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        No great surprise: Congressman Jeff Flake says he'll run for the U.S. Senate seat held by the retiring Jon Kyl:
U.S. Rep. Jeff Flake of Arizona has announced he is a candidate for the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate in 2012.
Flake ... read more

2011-02-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 15 2011\
Jon Wolf Backs Off (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Late this afternoon, photographer Jon Wolf issued a statement to some media sources regarding his copyright litigation regarding the portrait he took of Jan. 8 shooting victim Christina-Taylor Green:
About a half hour later, at 4:20 ... read more

2011-02-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 15 2011\
Maybe the Arizona Senate's Not Completely Insane (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Sure, as anyone knows, no stupid idea is dead in the Arizona Legislature, but Random Musings is reporting that SB 1526, one of the multiple "birther" bills floating around died in the Judiciary Committee today:Republicans John McComish ... read more

2011-02-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 15 2011\
This Flan Is Amazing (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        After I ate a slice of this flan, I could not stop thinking about it for a day. This flan taught me that flan fresh from the oven practically vaporizes in the mouth.…
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2011-02-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 15 2011\
Apparently the "Atlas Shrugged" Movie is Actually Happening (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        A few fun facts about the film adaptation of Atlas Shrugged, Ayn Rand's very long 1957 novel.
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2011-02-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 15 2011\
The Duality of Valentine's Day Videos (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Your call...the adorable TV Squad recap of television's famous kisses and kissers:

or FilmDrunk's collection of the most disturbing filmed kisses of all time:

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2011-02-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 15 2011\
My Favorite New Website, Post-Grammys (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Among the culturally aware crowd that reads this website, Arcade Fire are probably sort of a big deal. Sure, they once played Solar Culture, but now they're about as big as an indie band is going to get, headlining festivals, getting ... read more

2011-02-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 15 2011\
Forde Found Guilty (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        According to various reports, after a day and a half of jury deliberations, Shawna Forde has been found guilty this morning of two counts of murder—and the state plans to seek the death penalty.
Forde was accused of killing Raul ... read more

2011-02-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 15 2011\
Happy Valentine's Day, Ralph Wiggum Style (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Truly, nothing is more romantic than Ralph Wiggum discussing a valentine he received, in French. It has a picture of a train, after all:

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2011-02-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 15 2011\
Payday Loans: The Industry Arizona Can't Kill (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
        Seriously? Payday loans again?…
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2011-02-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 15 2011\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

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

2011-02-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 15 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:

2011-02-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 15 2011\
A new name, mission for Volunteer Center (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

Volunteer Southern Arizona is redefining its mission and
changing its name and logo.

2011-02-15 \Tucson\News\Daily\Feb 15 2011\
Abuelitas group offers some Valentine's support (starnet-local) http://azstarnet.com/news/local/article_

2010-06-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 04 2010\
'Who is Arturo Peralta?' Well, Michael Goodman (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Political blog PocoBravo (Luke Knipe) filed an interesting report yesterday on mini-dorm housing czar Michael Goodman. Evidently, a recent purchase Goodman made in December is now under the limited liability corporation name Arturo Peralta LLC ... read more

2010-06-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 04 2010\
Just Another Band That Won't Play Arizona (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Los Lobos has canceled a scheduled Phoenix-area performance, and you'll never guess why!
Here's an excerpt from the press release we received:
Grammy Award winning roots-rock band Los Lobos has decided to cancel their scheduled performance at ... read more

2010-06-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 04 2010\
Writer's Block: D.R. Wise (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Oro Valley resident D.R. Wise has won the 2010 national Indie Excellence Awards in the gift-book category for The Dreamzappers, $19.95, hardcover, 36 pages, Golden Impact Press. ... read more

2010-06-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 04 2010\
But Can You Be His Friend on Facebook? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
Sweeney discovers YouTube.
His slogan this year: "Elect Yourself....Elect Joseph Sweeney!!!"
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2010-06-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 04 2010\
NRA Endorses Sen. John McCain (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund announces an endorsement of John McCain. That can't help J.D. Hayworth's insurgent campaign.
From the release:
The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) is endorsing ... read more

2010-06-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 04 2010\
Do CD8 Voters Hate Nancy Pelosi? (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        If there's one thing that the four Republicans who have been campaigning for the chance to take on Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords have in common, it's their attacks on Nancy Pelosi and Barack Obama. They really, really hate Washington under ... read more

2010-06-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 04 2010\
Congressional District 7: Republicans Gang Up on Grijalva—Including Sweeney! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Democrat Raúl Grijalva has no primary challenge in this heavily Democratic district, but there is no shortage of Republicans who want to take him on. Perennial candidate Joe Sweeney is back, along with political newcomers Ruth McClung, Christopher ... read more

2010-06-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 04 2010\
Tucson Toros: Buck-Beer Night at Hi Corbett Field (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        It's buck-beer night at Hi Corbett Field! Plus, you can see Toros baseball. Details here.
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2010-06-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 04 2010\
Skinny 2010: Meet Your Democratic Senate Candidates (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Investigative reporter John Dougherty wants to introduce himself to Southern Arizona voters. Meet him from 7 to 9 p.m. tonight at Hotel Congress. Details here.
Democrat Rodney Glassman, who resigned from the Tucson City Council earlier this year ... read more

2010-06-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 04 2010\
Skinny 2010: LD26: The Melvin-Cage Rematch! Plus, Bonus House Races! (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Sen. Al Melvin (R)SenateRepublican state Sen. Al Melvin, a retired ... read more

2010-06-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 04 2010\
Skinny 2010: LD 25 = Big Ol' Swing District (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        Sen. Alvarez (D) Efrida
SenateDemocratic incumbent Sen. Manuel ... read more

2010-06-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 04 2010\
Planes, Planes and More Planes (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        I thought I'd share some photos I recently took at my favorite Tucson museum: The Pima Air and Space Museum.  Sorry, art world, but in my opinion this place has you beat, hands-down. PASM has got it all: history, science, technology, a huge array ... read more

2010-06-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 04 2010\
Arizona Campaign Video Mashup (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/TheRange/arc

        
This week's cover story details all the candidates running for office in Arizona. While there aren't that many TV ads (yet) for races for state mine inspector, but we were able to find a couple of candidates who are already out there spreading ... read more

2010-06-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 04 2010\
Random Shots (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/rando

        
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2010-06-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 04 2010\
Media Watch (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/media

        
        UA prof: Al Jazeera an option for those who want the whole story
          
            by John Schuster
          
          
          
            UA PROF: AL JAZEERA AN OPTION FOR THOSE WHO WANT THE WHOLE STORY Western media sources ... read more

2010-06-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 04 2010\
Danehy (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/daneh

        
        In these tough economic times, Arizona should re-examine its charter-school program
          
            by Tom Danehy
          
          
          
            One of the most disappointing aspects of the Obama administration is ... read more

2010-06-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 04 2010\
Band of Horses: Infinite Arms (Brown/Fat Possum/Columbia) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/band-

        
        by Eric Swedlund
          
          
          
            A label change and a long, labored recording process left Band of Horses just about where it started—with an instantly compelling indie Americana sound. Infinite Arms ... read more

2010-06-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 04 2010\
Top Ten in Music (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        The 17th Street Guitar and World Music Store top sales for the week
          
          
          
            The 17th Street Guitar and World Music Store top sales for the week ending May 28, 2010 1. Lila Downs Lila Downs y La Misteriosa ... read more

2010-06-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 04 2010\
Top Ten in Books (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/top-t

        
        Antigone Books bestsellers for the week
          
          
          
            Antigone Books bestsellers for the week ending May 28, 2010 1. Crossing With the Virgin: Stories From the Migrant Trail Kathryn Ferguson, Norma A. Price ... read more

2010-06-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 04 2010\
Animation With Style (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/anima

        
        'The Secret of Kells' is an enchanting film that will similarly delight both children and adults
          
            by James DiGiovanna
          
          
          
            While reviewing a film, I like to point out that ... read more

2010-06-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 04 2010\
Tools 'n' Tacos (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/tools

        
        Sir Veza's mixes cars, booze, an awesome patio and inexpensive, tasty food into a winning concept
          
            by Jimmy Boegle
          
          
          
            Don't be surprised if you see Sir Veza's Taco Garage ... read more

2010-06-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jun 04 2010\
The Fall: Your Future Our Clutter (Domino) (weekly) http://www.tucsonweekly.com/tucson/the-f

        
        by Gene Armstrong
          
          
          
            I am not one of those rock critics who love everything The Fall does. Over the years, the somewhat-legendary English punk act has vacillated between captivating and irrelevant ... read more

2009-09-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 20 2009\
Cops target rowdy parties, issue more of costly 'red tags' (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309782
Tucson police are seeing red over the number of fights that break out at rowdy parties, so they're responding to parties faster and issuing more "red tags."

2009-09-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 20 2009\
Tucson ex-con, former junkie had hit bottom, then Tank the tortoise showed him the way up (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309775
For ex-convict Mark Whitten, the path to a new life is scuffed with the prints of leathery feet.

2009-09-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 20 2009\
Cops may be eyeing you on YouTube (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309773
Gone are the days when news of an after-school fight spread solely through word of mouth.

2009-09-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 20 2009\
Newly restored fraternity says it's no 'Animal House' (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309781
Bluto is going to have to find a new place to live.

2009-09-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 20 2009\
Making reservation schools more of an Indian experience (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309796
SELLS — When Donna Bizadi-Tallsalt was growing up in Chinle, members of her Navajo community never encouraged her to go into teaching.

2009-09-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 20 2009\
Tickets for young-leadership gala selling briskly as deadline nears (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309774
Tickets for this year's 40 Under 40 gala are selling quickly.

2009-09-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 20 2009\
Schwartz cites prison assaults, sues state (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309804
A former Tucson pediatric ophthalmologist convicted in the killing of a colleague  in a murder-for-hire plot is suing the state, saying he's been repeatedly assaulted by other prison inmates.

2009-09-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 20 2009\
Old motel being reborn as new shelter for needy (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309800
When she was a 37-year-old married mother of three, Sherry Aranda left her family to live on the streets.

2009-09-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 20 2009\
Chicano nationalists to protest in city (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309808
Members of a Chicano nationalist group with little presence in Southern Arizona are planning a protest in Tucson Friday morning.

2009-09-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 20 2009\
School-choice tax program targeted (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309805
PHOENIX (AP) — A popular state program that gives dollar-for-dollar income tax breaks for donations to groups that provide private school tuition grants is coming under a spotlight at the Legislature.

2009-09-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 20 2009\
US funds to fight drug abuse (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309816
A five-year, $625,000 federal grant is expected to  boost ongoing community efforts to improve life in and around the 29th Street corridor.

2009-09-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 20 2009\
Neighbors Briefs (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309791

  
    downtown

2009-09-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 20 2009\
Vandalism suspects' mothers also are cited (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309818
FOUNTAIN HILLS — The parents of two teenagers arrested on suspicion of spray-painting hate messages on cars in Fountain Hills are also facing charges.

2009-09-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 20 2009\
Ernesto Portillo Jr. : In church hall, festive gathering celebrates Guatemala's culture (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309817
They filled a small church hall on a warm, muggy evening, celebrating a country far away with the hope of maintaining their culture close in Tucson.

2009-09-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 20 2009\
Pickup truck rollover in Mescal fatal for one man (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309810
One man died and another was injured when their pickup truck rolled over early Saturday morning near the Cochise County line, authorities said.

2009-09-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 20 2009\
Chief justice seeks to overhaul probes of lawyer misconduct (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309803
PHOENIX — Arizona's new chief justice wants to revamp the process for investigating possible misconduct by lawyers.

2009-09-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 20 2009\
Ft. Huachuca soldier dies; had trouble breathing (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309799
Officials at the Fort Huachuca Army post in Sierra Vista say a soldier from the 111th Military Intelligence Brigade died at 8:04 a.m. Saturday of unknown causes.

2009-09-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 20 2009\
Radar van locations (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309772
The city's police radar van is scheduled to snap photographs of speeders at these locations this week, according to the Tucson Police Department:

2009-09-20 \Tucson\News\Daily\Sep 20 2009\
Deaths (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/309771
The deceased are from Tucson unless otherwise noted. Occupations are stated when available.

2009-01-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 04 2009\
Paychecks shrinking (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/274374
There's a hidden side of the economic downturn that is hurting some Tucsonans but isn't told by the monthly unemployment numbers.

2009-01-04 \Tucson\News\Daily\Jan 04 2009\
Road work hassles you can expect this year (starnet-local) http://www.azstarnet.com/sn/metro/274375
Whether you like road construction for the nicer, newer roads it brings, or hate it because the orange-cone slalom and reduced speeds drive you nutty, you're in for more in 2009.


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