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Over the weekend many of us saw protests break out at most large-city airports, such as JFK in New York City and San Francisco. The protesters…
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My son is 15 years old, and everyday I think about how lucky I am to have such a unique child in my life who brings me joy. But like many pare…
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Governor Ducey’s new budget again shortchanges both students and teachers. A report from Capitol Media Services on the 13th of this month, re…
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Editor's Note: This event has been rescheduled from Jan. 21 to Feb. 11 due to the weather forecasts for the weekend.
Marana will be a busy place in 2017 from a development standpoint. There are a number of big projects in every section of the town. Some are town projects, while many others are being undertaken by the private sector, including a number of new businesses coming to the region.
After nearly two hours of discussion, the Oro Valley Planning and Zoning Commission unanimously voted to support the proposed development of a indoor self-storage facility on more than an acre of land within the Steam Pump Village development area.
Marana High School teacher Alf Bergesen was honored prior to the University of Arizona men’s basketball game against Stanford as a finalist for the Arizona Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and the Circle K Corporation “Outstanding High School Faculty Awards Program.”
More than 100 million Americans, about a third of the population, suffer from chronic pain. More people are affected by chronic pain than by heart disease, diabetes and cancer combined, and at a cost of more than $600 billion a year in medical treatments and lost productivity.
Mountain View High School won the Division II state wrestling championship over the weekend, edging out Queen Creek 177.5 to 171 at the Prescott Valley Event Center.
Last Saturday, hundreds of Oro Valley residents turned out to the corner of North La Ca- ñada Drive and West Lambert Lane to let town officials know about their interest in developing a 21st-century downtown feel in the growing surburban community.
A welfare check of a Marana resident led to a homicide arrest. Marana Police Officers conducted a welfare check on Feb. 9 at the 8900 block of North Valhalla Drive and discovered 62-year-old Debra Elaine Fouts deceased inside the residence.
Whether a satellite crashes into your home or a power outage spoils food in your refrigerator, your insurance might just cover some unusual damages.
The adventure began last month with an email from Destiny Altvater, talent coordinator with America’s Got Talent. While browsing dance websites, Destiny saw and liked the group and left a message requesting videos of several of our dance routines. Subsequently she asked for a video with the SilverBelles dancing in the style of the Radio City Music Hall’s Rockettes. Ann Kurtz, the group’s director, choreographed a kick line segment to add to one of our routines, Kathleen Dunbar called on a videographer friend and with only three days of harried rehearsals the video was finalized and sent.
With the Ina Road Interchange poised to close, the Marana Chamber of Commerce and town of Marana officials walked door to door in the area last week to get feedback on the project and inform businesses about what resources are available.