Thelma Grimes, Tucson Local Media Posted:
A referendum effort to stop the purchase of the $1 million Hilton El Conquistador Golf Course/country club was halted last month thanks to a s…
Francisco Garcia Special to The Explorer Posted:
Every day, hundreds of Tucsonans begin the day by stopping at local coffee shops for our morning jolt of caffeine and a breakfast snack. The o…
Chuck Huckelberry Special to The Explorer Posted:
The state of Arizona requires that nearly a third of your county primary property taxes be sent to the state and it now wants more. Most taxpa…
Jacqueline Soule Special to Tucson Local Media Posted:
I am often asked to recommend the perfect tree, site unseen. Yes that’s “site,” not “sight,” unseen. What I plant in my yard is fine for my ya…
Evan Hofmann Special to The Explorer Posted:
It is not uncommon to see natural performers band together to bring fantastic and lively productions to stages throughout the world. It is muc…
Marana has a lake for now and there is a very real possibility it may remain. To be technical about it, the area being nicknamed “Lake Marana” is a former borrow pit from the construction of I-10 at the north end of Continental Ranch that has filled with water, forming a lake of sorts. The lake has attracted a large number of birds to the area, but there have also been issues with residents complaining about the smell and insects coming from the water.
Oro Valley residents opposed to the Town Council’s split vote to purchase the El Conquistador Country Club and golf courses have pulled paperwork to recall Mayor Satish Hiremath and Councilmembers Lou Waters, Joe Hornat and Mary Snider
The Town of Oro Valley will begin collecting its increased sales tax starting Sunday, regardless of the outcome of a court case seeking to send the purchase of the El Conquistador country club and golf courses to local voters.
The Marana High School Hip Hop Dance Team took fourth place at the National Dance Team Championships earlier this month. It is the team’s third straight top-six finish, and their highest ever.
Class Commercial Furnishings feel they take a slightly different approach than other commercial furniture companies in town and that leads to better customer service and more attention for the customer.
Within the City of Tucson’s nearly 227-square miles, there are 30 locations waiting to snap your photo. But you don’t have to smile because those photos are taken only if you violate the traffic rules enforced by red light cameras at select intersections.
The Marana Town Council held a special study session in addition to their normally scheduled meeting on Feb. 17 and a few major decisions were made.
Ironwood Ridge scored the first six points of overtime and shocked No. 1 Cienega 47-43 to advance to the state semi-finals.
Erin Parsons is busy. The Marana-based rodeo competitor not only competes nearly every weekend in rodeo, but balances that with her career in real estate. It can be a lot to have on one’s plate, but she is used to it. She has been balancing rodeo with other endeavors since high school.
The Marana Regional Airport doesn’t have an air traffic control tower, but town and airport staff are hoping Congresswoman Ann Kirkpatrick can help make one a reality.