Tom looks back at his 2012 faves—and gets ready to blog!
J.M.'s question: Should he come out of the closet to his mom as a pot-smoker?
Fear this: People's penchant for paranoia can make life a real drag
How to deal with a loud neighbor,
Mexican-style ... the Mexican says thanks
Reader responses to the "Get Out of Town!" issue ... is karma coming around for cigarette smokers?
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47 percent of you are going to love our year in review
The $71 million question: How much should Broadway Boulevard be widened?
Everyone agrees: 2012 was not TUSD's finest year
For local day-laborers, the Southside Worker Center offers safety and community
The Skinny recommends the best places to give your money--and take advantage of the state's charitable tax credit.
Jim Arnold comes out of hiatus ... the Pac-12 Networks are in the midst of union worker talks
Losing the lottery (tickets) ... a woman and her money are parted ... a drunken minor gets friendly with local flora
Pick of the Week
Welcome Tucsonan Patti Zlaket home when she performs at Hotel Congress on Dec. 28.
Celebrate 2013 in style at one (or all!) of our recommended New Year's bashes
Following through with your New Year fitness resolutions ... learning the histories behind Tucson's wedding gowns ... Tucson Repertory Orchestra digs into the Music of the Masters, again ... Market on the Move lands at Pueblo Magnet High School
'Les Misérables' sets a new bar for movie musicals
Despite Tarantino's trademark violence and snappy dialogue, 'Django Unchained' is not one of his best
Top Ten in Movies
Casa Video's top rentals for the week ending Dec. 19, 2012
Our music critics review the best of the year gone by
A bevy of potential New Year's plans ... Steve says farewell to a friend ... and more!
My Jerusalem, Carlos Azrate and the Kind Souls at Plush: Tuesday, Dec. 18
Toxic Ranch Records' top sales for the week ending Dec. 18, 2012
The Tucson Museum of Art offers a taste of Matisse, atypical paintings
Poet Jefferson Carter offers a dark worldview in 'Get Serious'
Antigone Books' best-sellers for the week ending Dec. 18, 2012
Amelia Grey's has brought charm, fresh food and even high tea to Campbell Avenue
Thunder Canyon — Downtown is nearing completion ... 17th Street Market is downsizing ... Create Café and Catering isn't what it used to be (literally) ... a new spot to get breakfast on the Avenue