Oro Valley Mayor Satish Hiremath, D.D.S. gave his fifth State of the Town Address at the Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Golf and Tennis Resort, September 12, 2014.“Oro Valley State of the Town is one of the community’s premier gatherings,” said Dave Perry, Chamber president and CEO. “It’s a moment to celebrate Oro Valley’s achievements, and to contemplate its very bright future.”
Dr. Daniel L. Kester is Pima Community College’s Director of Veterans and Military Affiliated Services.
Tucson Meet Yourself, which is celebrating 41 years, wants you to join its family of volunteers. This year’s festival will be downtown Oct. 10-12 and will offer plenty of opportunities for volunteers to have a behind-the-scenes experience at the Southwest’s premiere cultural festival.
The candidates seeking the state's top office gathered in Tucson Thursday night, debating issues from the economy to education.
(StatePoint) Despite its many benefits, homeownership is not without its financial risks. Whether you’re a current homeowner needing assistance, or you’re looking to purchase a home in the future, realistic goals, sound advice, careful planning, and a clear understanding of the costs involved are critical.
(StatePoint) If you’re 65 or older, you probably know that the Medicare Annual Enrollment Period runs October 15 through December 7. Generally, this is the only time you can make changes to your coverage.
(StatePoint) With the release of the iPhone 6, you may be thinking about how to protect your pricey new mobile device.
Once again we share in the sadness of losing one of our most beloved entertainers, Robin Williams. He was someone I grew up seeing on televisi…
It’s been a heck-of-a-summer. Campaigning for re-election to the town council again put me in close touch with folks whose doorbells I poked …
Why is it that David Garcia, the Democratic candidate for Superintendent of Public Instruction, has locked up major endorsements from Republic…
On Aug. 26, the Town of Oro Valley conducted its primary election. Previously, the town’s nonpartisan primary and general elections were held …
In her recent monthly column for The Explorer, District 1 Supervisor Ally Miller asserts that Pima County lacks the leadership to solve the co…
Blood dripped from his face and lacerations covered his arms. Dallin Wengert lay unconscious as his body jerked around in a fit of seizures. Amy Wengert sat by her husband in the helicopter praying – praying that he would live.
A flash flood warning will go into effect for Tucson, tomorrow at 2 a.m. due to potential heavy rainfall from hurricane Odile.
You may have to change your driving routes for the coming storm due to wash and road closures that are expected.
Oro Valley authorities have confirmed that Sahuarita Town Attorney Daniel Jay Hochuli has been charged with driving under the influence with a blood alcohol content exceeding the legal limit.
With a skilled, mature and coachable volleyball team, the Nighthawks are coming into this season with all the necessary tools, but the question remains as to whether this is the team that will bring home Ironwood Ridge’s first state title.
Oro Valley resident John Scheuring sees a lot of buffelgrass and fountain grass in and around town alive, well and green, but would like to see those plants dead, dying and brown.
The so called “Oro Valley Superbowl” winner will have to wait an extra 15 hours to be crowned. Weather delayed and later postponed the game, which will finish up at 10 a.m. on Saturday.
Take me out to the ball games, the concert and the beer festivals happening at Kino Sports Complex in September and October.
When it rains, it pours – and in Tucson’s case it floods. On Sept. 8, the city received a downpour of rain from the post-tropical cyclone, Norbert.