- Your Voice
The Marana Police Department took an afternoon to honor their own. The department held its 3rd Annual Awards Ceremony on Jan. 14, at The Highlands at Dove Mountain Conference Room. Marana Police Chief Terry Rozema handed out 13 awards to 24 recipients.
Representatives form the Town of Marana, Town of Oro Valley, Pima County and the Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) would like you to join them for an open house to get an update on the Tangerine Road corridor improvements.
The Civic Orchestra of Tucson will perform a concert of light classics and will feature the talented teenage Powe String Trio on Tuesday, January 27, at The Highlands at Dove Mountain Clubhouse. The concert will be proceeded by a silent auction at 6:30 p.m. followed by music at 7:00 p.m.
Many businesses do philanthropic work during the holiday season. It is common for a business to adopt a struggling family and many businesses will take on bigger challenges. Dove Mountain Long Realty is one such business. This holiday season the employees at Long provided a better Christmas for 28 students at Roadrunner Elementary in the Marana Unified School District.
In the end the Marana Town Council voted 6-1 to move forward with the implementation of a half-cent sales tax to fund the construction of a new police station, but it wasn’t without a lot of debate, verbal jousting and some tense moments.
Northwest Fire District firefighters invite the public and local businesses to join them in helping those less fortunate this holiday season by donating non-perishable food, toys, or cash at upcoming “Stuff the Truck” events or by bringing items for donation to any NWFD fire station. All proceeds go to local families.
It’s the time of year when we all feel more thankful for everything we have. We count our blessings a little more and appreciate the people and organizations that make our lives complete.
The Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain will celebrate Thanksgiving with two special Brunch and Dinner Celebrations, along with added weekend offerings available to the public and resort guests alike. Repeating last year’s best-selling holiday experience, the property will also offer Thanksgiving Turkey-to-Go, allowing area residents to enjoy a Ritz-Carlton holiday dinner in the comfort of their own homes.
Thursday, Oct. 16
Who says an outing in the heart of the luxurious and scenic Dove Mountain has to empty your wallet? The Gallery Grille, located at 14000 N. Dove Mountain Blvd. wipes that misconception right out with a daily happy hour from 4-7 p.m. that features $2 drafts, $4 well drinks, $4 wine, and an attractive appetizer menu to go with.
Thursday, Sept. 18
The Ironwood Ridge boys golf team beat Marana, Tucson High and Sahuarita on Thursday afternoon at a four-team match at the Ritz Carlton Dove Mountain.
It’s no surprise that Blanco Tacos + Tequila in the Foothills’ La Encantada Shopping Center is packed in the hours between 4 and 6 p.m. given reasonable Happy Hour prices for drinks, and a wide variety of appetizers.
Join staff of Tucson Local Media for the monthly Sippin’ Social on Thursday, Sept. 18 at The Gallery Grille, located at the La Encantada Mall, 14000 Dove Mountain Blvd. from 4 to 6 p.m.
With about 100 present on Aug. 20, the Marana Chamber of Commerce hosted the annual awards luncheon aimed at celebrating local business achievement.
When the town of Marana opened the Twin Peaks Interchange in 2010, it paved the road for economic development along a busy stretch of Interstate 10. Four years and one tough recession later, those plans are coming together.
Thursday, Aug. 14
A panel of developers and builders agreed to an optimistic, if cautious outlook on the Tucson market last week at the annual Tucson Land and Housing Forecast presented by The Land Advisors Organization and Bright Future Real Estate Research.
The Land Advisors Organization and Bright Future Real Estate Research will holds their annual Tucson Land and Housing Forecast on Sept. 25 at the Ritz-Carlton, Dove Mountain.
The delayed North La Cañada Drive widening project is now costing its contractor $2,500 a day.
Thursday, July 17