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Another show, another packed house – this time for the gun slingin’, cattle ropin’, wacky and wild western, “The Ballad of Two Gun McGraw.”
In this family comedy-drama, Jason Bateman (from TV’s “Arrested Development) plays Judd Altman, a guy who sees his life seemingly fall apart right before his eyes—and ours. With the unexpected death of his father, Judd must head to his parents’ home in the New York suburbs to rally his mother (two-time Oscar winner Jane Fonda) and siblings, led by strong-willed sister Wendy (aptly portrayed by Golden Globe and Emmy Award winning actress Tina Fey).
“Buy tickets now and see it later!”
Two Marana councilmembers will not face disciplinary action after violating an open meeting law.
WASHINGTON – The wild west – it brings to mind images of cowboys and showdowns. It probably does not bring images of women in elected office.
The group, Oro Valley Citizens for Ethical Government (OVCEG), said they came 38 signatures short of forcing a recall election of Councilman Mike Zinkin.
Addressing a state law that requires entities to hold elections during even-numbered years, on Aug. 20 the Marana Town Council approved a new measure that will increase the terms of sitting council members.
The merchants at Plaza Colonial will host the second annual "Dog Days of Summer" fundraising event to benefit HSSA. Browse the shops with your canine companion, enjoy live music, hotdogs for $1 and mini Italian Gelato cones for $1. Caricature artists will be on hand to create a special rendering of your faithful friend for $5. Watch the unique "Doggy Fashion Show" at 7 pm featuring a variety of dogs modeling original designer creations from students at the Art Institute of Tucson. Purchase a Plaza Pawsport/Raffle Ticket ($5 each or 5 for $20). Fill the pawsport and be eligible to win Fantastic gift certificates and prizes each valued at $200 from participating vendors:
Many know Aaron Lewis as the lead singer for the multi-platinum rock group Staind that has been performing together since 1995. But, most are not aware that from an early age Lewis has always had strong country ties since being raised on the likes of Johnny Cash and Waylon Jennings.
It wasn’t long ago Parker Young was rehearsing lines in his theater class, or running the pigskin down the football fields of Catalina Foothills High School.
According to a recent report compiled by the College Board and posted on the website www.savingforcollege.com, the average cost for four years of (in-state) tuition and fees at a public University is approximately $33,500, and costs just go up from there if you select an out-of-state public university or private college. In 18 years, based on the current rate of inflation for education, the $33,500 figure could easily be between $90,000 and $100,000.
If, at the beginning of the year, one were to take a look at my list of the most anticipated film releases of 2011, they would find films such as Thor, Captain America, Rango, and Super 8. Now, 11 months later, almost all of the films on my list have been released and the most recent of these to have opened was Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol.
Since its construction in 2002, the Oro Valley Library has become a focal point of the community. After being open for nearly a decade, the library has expanded in all aspects, and encompasses some of the most sought after programs in the region.
It's a huge week for movie-goers. Not only is there is slew of films opening, but April 1 also marks the start of the Arizona International Film Festival, now in its 20th year here in Tucson. It provides Tucsonans with the unique opportunity to meet with independent filmmakers and view movies long before they make it to your local multiplex or art house.
Through their attorney, two residents of unincorporated Pima County have requested that the Town of Marana attorney’s office file felony kidnapping or misdemeanor unlawful imprisonment charges against the manager of McClintock’s restaurant at Saguaro Ranch.
The Marana Police Department has asked the public for help in solving a murder that happened 22 years ago.
The FBI made this facial, reconstruction of the 1987 homicide victim known now as Jane Doe No. 19.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Tom Mooney, Marana police crime scene analysis, first became interested in the 1987 cold case after finding the case file and photos stashed in the corner of an office. The department has had a facial reconstruction performed using the woman's skull.
photo courtesy of Marana Police, The victim was dumped in a culvert under the Interstate 10 frontage road in north Marana. She had been shot numerous times in the torso and once in the head.
The Marana Police Department has asked the public for help in solving a murder from 1987.