College Nannies & Tutors celebrates 10th anniversary

Founded in 2001, College Nannies & Tutors is a national resource for customized nanny and tutoring services. Now celebrating its 10th year, the organization, through local franchise ownership, has helped more than 54,000 families in 26 states by providing quality childcare solutions and customized tutoring for their college-bound children. 

On April 6, College Nannies & Tutors cut the ribbon to open its Marana location at 7619 N. Oracle Road, Suite 113. The new learning center features six tutoring suites where tutors work one-on-one with students to improve their study and organizational skills, subject-matter knowledge and SAT/ACT test preparations.

The company also has a multipurpose room for presenting workshops to help high school students investigate their talents, research colleges, and explore careers while preparing for college and for life.

College Nannies & Tutors also offers seminars to parents of college-bound students to help them understand how to ready their child to apply and be accepted at colleges they would like to attend.

“Being part of the College Nannies & Tutors is an extremely rewarding experience,” said Chuck Nickel, owner of the Marana location. “Being able to help families in the Tucson area by providing the very best in customized childcare and individualized tutoring is very important and a great service needed in the Tucson.” 

For more information, contact Nickel at 262-0177 or by email at, or visit

DownEast Basics opens store in Tucson Mall

DownEast Basics women’s clothing store opened its first Tucson store Friday at the Tucson Mall, 4500 N. Oracle Road, Suite 263. The store is located on the upper floor, near the JCPenney’s and Dillard’s interior entrances.

The retailer now operates six stores in Arizona, including the Arrowhead Town Center in Glendale and the Tempe Market Place in Tempe.

DownEast Basics offers high-design looks on a bargain basement budget, according to a press release. Its clothing line features layering pieces and wardrobe enhancing garments.

For more information, visit A phone number was not available on the company’s website.

Pain care management co. to open in Vistoso Park

Arizona Pain Care Management of Oro Valley has leased 2,287 square feet at Vistoso Office Park, a medical condominium building located at 12480 N. Rancho Vistoso Blvd. David A. Volk and Bruce A. Suppes of CB Richard Ellis’s Tucson office represented the tenant in negotiating the five-year lease agreement.

The landlord, Oro Vistoso LLC of Tucson, was represented by Ron Zimmerman of Grubb & Ellis, also in Tucson. Arizona Pain Care Management plans to occupy the building this month.

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