Knowing when to retire is always tough, especially when your career is your passion. Now imagine that your career, one you have prepared for since you were five years old, is over before you turn 35 years old. Former CDO baseball star Shelly Duncan did just that when he said goodbye to his professional baseball career.
The nation’s housing industry managed to dodge the remaining potholes that continue to mar the road to full recovery, and in the process, turned in a strong showing in September. Housing starts surpassed the million mark for the third time this year, according to newly released figures from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau. Rising 6.3 percent during the month and 17.8 percent year-over-year, groundbreakings reached a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.017 million units.
October is National Bullying Prevention Month, and the students at Marana High School take the month very seriously.
The Canyon Del Oro softball team has gone back to the past for their new coach. Two-time state champion Kelly Fowler returns to lead the Dorados for the third time.
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.
The AIA will not publish official boys golf rankings until 9/15. However, their formula is public and can be computed for Southern AZ teams before that date. Below are the unofficial rankings of Southern AZ teams for results played and posted by Sunday 9/7. The team with the lowest ranking in each section gets an automatic berth in their State Tournament. Eight at-large berths from non-section winners around the state will be given in each Division.
Canyon Del Oro edged Flowing Wells and Marana in a boys golf match on Thursday at Crooked Tree Golf Couse. The Dorados 174 was 12 strokes better than Flowing Wells. Mountain View shot 195. Palo Verde also participated, but did not have enough participating golfers to post a team score.
Residents of four homeowner’s associations are butting heads with Davis Development and Properties, LLC over a proposed neighborhood development in proximity to Canada Del Oro’s Highlands Wash.
CDO baseball standout Gabe Benavides will continue his baseball career after he graduates next spring. The Dorado hurler has verbally committed to Grand Canyon University in Phoenix.
TSAFC took on one of the top teams in the WPSL Pacific South Division and fell 3-1 to undefeated Beach FC on Sunday.
Todd and Amy Garelick are about as involved in Tucson soccer as you can get. Even before agreeing to head up the TSAFC women’s soccer team, they were already involved in a variety of soccer programs at a variety of levels.
(BPT) - Vender o permanecer en la vivienda no implica diferencia, pues a todos los propietarios desean que tenga una magnífica apariencia exterior. Algo que se logra cuanto todos los elementos de la fachada están en buena forma y combinados entre sí. Los senderos de entrada agrietados o con agujeros, las puertas principales deslustradas y otros problemas aparentemente insignificantes como un buzón destartalado y con arañazos, pueden afectar negativamente el atractivo exterior en su conjunto.
Ten Catalina Foothills and four Ironwood Ridge tennis players earned top-eight seeds in the Division II boys and girls singles and doubles state tournament.
The week is headlined by one of the games of the year in prep softball as No. 3 Ironwood Ridge and No. 6 Canyon Del Oro (CDO) meet on the diamond. While both are likely to qualify for state, the winner will climb in the rankings with an eye on the top-four seed and two home games to start the playoffs.
NEW THIS WEEK
Lezo Urreiztieta, 2011 Canyon Del Oro High School graduate and hurdler for the University of Arizona track team, died on Thursday after complications during brain surgery.
A look into this week's events and happenings.
The Town of Marana recently decided to hire Tucson native, Ryan Mahoney, as the new planning director. Mahoney will start work on Oct. 14.
One of Tucson’s most unfamiliar schools is producing some of the city’s most impressive results.
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(StatePoint) This year’s summer blockbuster season is shaping up to be a big one, full of some of the year’s most highly anticipated films.
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