Memorial Service

Memorial Service

The people touched by Tucson's mass shooting sadly understand all too well what the victims in the Las Vegas concert massacre are going through.

Here's the Pitch

Tucson now has its very own iteration of Shark Tank as part of TENWEST.

Procession Migration

Downtown Tucson used to be a ghost town, a haunt for "artists and freaks," says All Souls Procession volunteer Melanie Cooley.

The Power of Positivity

The Poz Café, a monthly luncheon for those living with HIV, celebrated the serving of its 25,000th meal last month.

UA's OSIRIS-REx slingshots past Earth

The University of Arizona behind OSIRIS-REx talk about the space robot like it's their baby, because it is...

Beef on the Bike Path!

A fight has been brewing for months for over access to trails on State Trust Land.

Congressman in Cuffs

Rep. Raúl Grijalva was arrested while demonstrating in the street below Trump Tower, holding a banner advocating for DACA recipients.

Check-in Time

The downtown area just opened up its first major hotel in decades.

Bad Grades

Arizona Department of Education released the state's AzMerit scores earlier this month and the results aren't surprising.

White Doesn't Make Right

Banning Tucson's Mexican-American Studies program was motivated by racial animus, a federal judge ruled last month.

DREAMers Deferred

Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced on Tuesday, Sept. 5, that the Trump administration would be ending the DACA program.

Love Connection

Whitney Linscott's friends once bet her she couldn't get 1,000 Tinder matches in a single night.

Congressional Briefing

Q&A with Congressman Tom O'Halleran

DREAMers and Dollars

The President's elimination of the DACA program last week impacts close to 40,000 young people in Arizona today.

In Congress' hands

Various bills have been sponsored to give the DREAMers legal status.

LOCAL Heroes

Rotary LOCAL fulfills grant requests from teachers all over the city, from Marana to Vail, usually for around $500.


Staff Pick Events

  • Sonoran Desert Weedwackers @ Tucson Mountain Park

    • 1 going/interested
  • Meditation and Buddhist study @ Sky Island Zen

    • Tuesdays, Saturdays No charge. Donations appreciated.
    • 1 going/interested
  • Tucson Youth Poetry Slam @ Bentley's House of Coffee and Tea

    • Third Saturday of every month
    • 2 going/interested

Popular Events

  • Willcox Wine Country Fall Festival & Benefit Dinner @ Railroad Avenue Park

    • Sat., Oct. 21, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sun., Oct. 22, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. $15-45
    • Buy Tickets
  • PCC West Campus Book Sale @ Pima Community College West Campus

    • Mon., Nov. 6, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and Tue., Nov. 7, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Free
  • Diwali - Festival of Lights @ Govinda's Natural Foods Buffet and Boutique

    • Fri., Oct. 20, 6-8:30 p.m. $0.00

Recent Comments

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    • Am I the only one who thinks the location is inappropriate? This should be built…

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