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Thursday, Sept. 18
With about 100 present on Aug. 20, the Marana Chamber of Commerce hosted the annual awards luncheon aimed at celebrating local business achievement.
Thursday, Aug. 14
Four students have received 2014 Steve Engle Memorial / Greater Oro Valley Chamber of Commerce scholarships.
Thursday, July 17
Thursday, July 3
Alex Demeroutis loves her job. As Vice President and Events Director for the Oro Valley Chamber of Commerce, she gets plan events, help the economy, and most of all, she loves working with people.
Thursday, June 5
It’s a question we have been pondering for weeks at AZ Local Media, which includes newspapers and websites from Surprise to Tucson, including this one. In fact, we’re wondering if there may be just as many, if not more, “Staybirds” in the Arizona. Sure, there always will be folks who keep two homes, one in Sleepy Eye, Minn., and another in Oro Valley or Marana; one in Medicine Hat, Alberta and another in Mesa. But for years now, the migratory patterns and numbers of Snowbirds has been something of a mystery.
Thursday, May 15
It’s nice to have more than 400 people show up when you have something to say.
When we start updating the town’s Strategic Plan, gathering citizen feedback is at the top of our to-do list. We need to know what the community wants before we begin setting priorities that last years.
Doug Harpold, was named Citizen of the Year by the Catalina Mountain Elks Lodge. Harpold, funeral home director and manager of Vistoso Funeral Home in Oro Valley, earned this award for his visibility in the community as a local business owner. He is a member of the Northern Pima County Chamber of Commerce, Marana Chamber of Commerce, and an officer at Catalina Mountain Elks Lodge.
One of our Marana spring traditions is the State of the Town luncheon. It’s an event I look forward to every year because it gives me an opportunity to share a positive message about where our community is headed and a chance to thank some of the many people who make Marana great.
A bill being viewed by some as discriminatory and by others as a protection of religious freedom will go before Gov. Jan Brewer on Friday.
Are you looking for great community events and entertainment? There are so many exciting events happening in Oro Valley over the next few months, it is difficult to keep track! The Town hasn’t always been this busy with large-scale events, which begs the question: What has changed?
Ariz. State Superintendent of Public Instruction John Huppenthal, along with leading educators from the Tucson region, spoke during a special breakfast hosted by the Marana Chamber of Commerce on Jan. 8.
Last week I attended the annual education breakfast hosted by the Marana Chamber of Commerce and was impressed with some of the plans being laid out for education in Tucson.
President and CEO of Marana Chamber of Commerce, Ed Stolmaker, speaks at the grand opening of Jim Click Used Cars Northwest.
Jim Click Used Cars Northwest celebrated its grand opening with KIIM FM and the public on Saturday, Jan. 18 at its newest location on the northwest side of Tucson.
Each year brings the promise of exciting new opportunities for communities across the country. In Marana, we are optimistic that 2014 will be a year filled with positive developments that move our town forward in many ways.
When it comes to the media during the last decade, much of the conversation seems to revert to someone saying print is dying. However, while some major newspapers across the nation have stumbled or closed, community newspapers continue to thrive.
Newly-opened Tucson RV Storage sits on a 17 acre parcel in unincorporated Pima County and is believed to be the second largest recreational vehicle (RV) storage facility in Arizona, according to its owner.
Thursday, Oct. 31