Fancy Footwork

Fancy Footwork

Devyn Jambga is a 23-year-old FC Tucson midfielder scoring big. Learn about his journey from his home country of Zimbabwe to the soccer field of Tucson.

Photo Opportunity

Tim Fuller's life as a freelance photographer was made possible because 50 years ago, he managed to talk his way into a backstage pass at Woodstock.

Fly city

The Southeast Arizona Birding Festival runs from Wednesday, Aug. 7 through Sunday, Aug. 11, and is hosted by the Tucson Audubon Society.

Somebody's Watching You

The Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF), a non-profit that advocates for civil liberties in the digital age, partnered up with the University of Nevada, Reno’s Reynolds School of Journalism to begin an inventory of what technologies law enforcement agencies have acquired.

Empire of Borders

Explore the border through Tucson author Todd Miller's newest book "Empire of Borders." The Weekly has an excerpt this week.

A New Border Paradigm

Tucson author Todd Miller’s new book, Empire of Borders: The Expansion of the US Border Around the World, examines how “the nature of the US borders have changed and how these boundaries have effectively expanded thousands of miles outside the US territory to encircle not only American land, but also Washington’s interests.”

A Temporary Respite

For the last six months, migrants released from federal custody have found temporary shelter at Tucson’s Benedictine Monastery. Now shelter organizers are turning to Pima County for help.

Apollo Anniversary

In honor of the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11, Danehy recounts the history and feeling of watching the landing.

UA recounts NASA work on eve of Apollo anniversary

What does the Apollo 11 mission have to do with Tucson? As it turns out, quite a lot.

Local Shelters Say: Adopt, Don’t Shop!

Adoption helps more than just the animal being adopted. When an animal is adopted from a shelter, room is made at that shelter for another stray, abused or lost animal.

Sol Dog Lodge opening second location in Marana

Sol Dog Lodge, a local nonprofit offering boarding, training, and day camp for dogs, plans to open a new location in Marana by the end of the year.

Kitten Therapy: A cancer survivor’s tale

"My husband, Jeff, was diagnosed with cancer two years ago. Despite his great attitude, he could use extra love and attention through his ordeal."

Iron Fortified

It's been 14 years since Calexico first teamed up with Iron & Wine's Sam Beam to record the critically acclaimed In the Reins EP in 2005, so a reunion of the two indie acts was long overdue.

Calexico and Iron & Wine

In the 14 years since the collaborative In The Reins, Calexico has released five full-length studio albums, while Sam Beam of Iron & Wine has released six.

Court Courage

Wheelchair tennis in America is a step behind its global competition, but the U.S. collective is catching up quick.

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Staff Pick Events

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    • Tue., Sept. 3, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Free

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