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OV council amends code for signs, driveways

On Nov. 19, the Oro Valley Town Council amended two portions of the town’s zoning code. One portion dealt with businesses temporary signs during extended road construction periods and the other gave the town engineer discretion when it came to where a complex can have an access point off Tangerine Road. Both were approved unanimously with a 6-0 vote. 

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Wednesday 11/26/2014
Best of the Northwest voting begins
Updated: November 26, 2014 - 8:39 am

Last year, Best of the Northwest had its most successful year yet, with readers turning out to vote for their favorite restaurants, the community’s best hair and nail salons and to pay tribute to some of the community’s best police officers, firefighters and teachers.

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Thursday 11/20/2014
Bighorn Sheep released, TV Host Jack Hanna present
Updated: November 21, 2014 - 1:32 pm

Thursday morning the Arizona Game and Fish Department, in collaboration with the Catalina Bighorn Sheep Society, released 11 ewes and three rams into the Santa Catalina Mountains.

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Tuesday 11/18/2014
El Tour de Tucson, Nov. 22: See map to avoid delays
Updated: November 18, 2014 - 3:44 pm

With more than 9,000 bicyclists from around the world, El Tour de Tucson is an event that attracts people of all abilities and ages.

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Vantage West Credit Union makes list of healthiest financial institutions
Posted: November 18, 2014

Vantage West is among the banks/credit unions to make Deposit Account's list of healthiest financial institutions.

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Ducey: Budget, including $300 million owed to schools, to be top priority
Updated: November 18, 2014 - 3:56 pm

PHOENIX – Doug Ducey said Monday the budget will quickly become his top priority when he takes office as governor, including what to do about a lawsuit that’s left the state owing more than $300 million to schools.

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Friday 11/14/2014
Local baseball players sign to play for New Mexico State University
Posted: November 14, 2014

Sophomore infielders Trey Stine (Ironwood Ridge HS) and Brandon Burke (Canyon del Oro HS) signed and will play for New Mexico State University next fall.

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Wednesday 11/12/2014
AIMS standards set
Updated: November 14, 2014 - 9:47 am

Northwest-side school administrators are learning more about the new state standardized test set to replace the AIMS exam, but they’re confident their districts will be ready for the challenge.

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2014 CFO Awards Scholarship Winners
Updated: November 12, 2014 - 9:40 am

BASIS Oro Valley high school student Charles Huang, left, and Canyon Del Oro High School students Hunter McAdams and Nicole Enos pose for a picture after being awarded a $1,000 scholarship at the 2014 CFO Awards hosted by Inside Tucson Business.

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Catalina Bighorn Sheep Releases

Arizona Game and Fish released 30 Bighorn Sheep in a 2-Day period into the Catalina Mountains ...

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