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  • Beyond the Pickup
  • Beyond the Pickup

    Building Community, Supporting Farmers
      Tucson CSA brings more than fresh local produce to Tucson by supplying support and community to its farmers and members
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  • Summer Survival 2017
  • Summer Survival 2017

    Your sizzling guide to beat the heat
      While there are some advantages to summertime in this town—a whole lot less traffic, monsoon rains to dance in, the weird ghost-town quiet that settles over the city as half the population seemingly vanishes in the rapture.
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  • Hell Yes!
  • Hell Yes!

    Fix the Streets. Support Public Safety.
      C'mon, Tucson: It's time to fix the roads, replace our firetrucks and police cars and otherwise upgrade our public safety.<
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  • Breaking the Green Ceiling
  • Breaking the Green Ceiling

    Five women of weed are showing how high they can go in the medical marijuana biz
      As the marijuana industry blooms, women are finding their footing in the workforce. In a field yet to be dominated by men, women in the weed business show that their skill, experience and raw ambition stack up against anything men can do.
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  • It’s ShowTime!
  • It’s ShowTime!

    Creative Tucson wants to reinvent public access for the 21st century—and they want you to tell your own story
      It's a Thursday afternoon and underneath bright TV studio lights, Five on 20 anchors Ty Besh and Rich Aguirre are bantering back and forth as they rehearse before they go live with their evening newscast.
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  • The Grand Prix: An Excerpt From Spent Saints
  • The Grand Prix: An Excerpt From Spent Saints

    An excerpt from Tucson Weekly columnist Brian Smith’s new collection of short stories
      His foot clipped into the pedal and the pedal was connected to the crank and his leg pushed down and perspiration stung razor burns on the tops of his shins.
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  • Eat This, Tucson
  • Eat This, Tucson

    Passionate food and drink creatives bring deliciousness to this special food region
      Although some may say it's old news Tucson was recognized as an UNESCO-designated City of Gastronomy, others say food and drink in this desert town should always be celebrated along with its food-loving entrepreneurs.
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  • Writing Community
  • Writing Community

    U.S. Poet Laureate Juan Felipe Herrera and writer Tim Hernandez bring their writing life to the Tucson Festival of Books
      Author Hernandez solves the mystery of the unknown deportees lauded in famous Woody Guthrie song
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  • You Can’t Make History Alone
  • You Can’t Make History Alone

    Juan Felipe Herrera on poetry rallies, villages and more
      Award-winning poet, professor and children’s book author Juan Felipe Herrera is the first Latino U.S. Poet Laureate. His work addresses the multidimensional plight of migrants, of class and of language.
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  • Creative Soul
  • Creative Soul

    Five bright Tucson lights to help ease what sometimes seems like the darkest of days
      Today, in 2017, it seems we are damn near obligated to focus on our collective future since a certain someone in Washington is hell-bent on dismantling it Tweet by 140-character Tweet.
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  • Bring Out Your Brew
  • Bring Out Your Brew

    Tap into Tucson's crafty kegs for the 7th annual Arizona Beer week
      Bear down and bottoms up, Tucson.
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  • La Vida No Vale Nada
  • La Vida No Vale Nada

    Migrant Deaths in the Arizona Desert
      Migrant Deaths in the Arizona Desert, published by the University of Arizona Press, addresses the tragic results of government policies on immigration.
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  • Dear Mr. President
  • Dear Mr. President

    Letters from Tucson Weekly readers to the 45th President of the United States of America
      This inauguration is, well, a historic mess based on a campaign that brought racist and sexist vitriol to the surface that made it difficult for many American sitting together at Thanksgiving dinner with relatives across the land.
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  • Not Going Anywhere
  • Not Going Anywhere

    Tucson standing with the immigrant community
      People gather around Pima County Public Defender Margo Cowan, as she tells them, unequivocally and in perfect Spanish, that they're protected.
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  • 2016: What a Bust!
  • 2016: What a Bust!

      2016 is nearly over and you'll find plenty of lists of the so-called Top Stories of the Year. We, on the other hand, have spent the year reading the newspapers, browsing the online sites and watching the TV news to collect what can only be described as the Bottom Stories of the Year.
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  • Welcome to 2017
  • Welcome to 2017

    10 things to do to celebrate what we hope will be a damn good year
      Go forth, kick this rotten year in the ass.
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