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Isabel Mercedes Celis
Tucson Police announced Monday that they are expanding the search for missing six-year-old Isabel Mercedes to a 3-mile radius around the Broadway and Craycroft area.
The parents of missing Tucson 6-year-old Isabel Celis appeared on NBC’s “Today Show” this morning, pleading with the public not to lose hope in finding their daughter.
One of the men sought by police in the case of missing 6-year-old Isabel Celis came forward Saturday. The man is not a suspect, but police think him and a group of four others may have information that could lead to finding Isabel.
Wearing shirts that said, "bring Isa home," the parents of the missing 6-year-old Tucson girl held the first press conference since Isabel Celis disappeared on Saturday.
The case involving missing Tucson 6-year-old Isabel Celis continues to receive national attention, as America's Most Wanted recently posted information.
The search for missing 6-year-old Isabel Celis continues, as Tucson police are searching nearby lakes and ponds.
Tucson police are on day 5 of searching for missing first-grader Isabel Celis.
Mountain View High School was rocking last on Dec. 6, as the Mountain Lions (11-4) defeated the (15-2) Tucson Badgers, 56-50.
A nine-year-old and an 11-year-old girl were arrested Saturday after falsely reporting to police that they were missing six-year-old Isabel Celis.
Next month, 10-year-old Eve Pearson will head to Scottsdale to compete as a state finalist in the National American Miss Arizona pageant.
This year, the Canyon Del Oro High School Dorados girls softball team (35-1) took all of the drama out of their 4A-I state title quest in winning for the fourth time in the last five years.
June 15, 2005 - On the hottest Saturday morning of the year, sitting on a cool stone bench tucked away in a corner of the plaza outside the Oro Valley town hall, three women are wrapped in a warm breeze and pleasant conversation.
What a difference two years makes.
The Tucson Police Department confirmed Friday that Child Protective Services has been called into the case involving missing 6-year-old Isabel Celis.
Hopes are high around the Ironwood Ridge girls soccer program. The Nighthawk girls are coming off a playoff appearance and are off to a great start this season after winning the Brandon Bean Kickoff Classic.
Like a roller coaster ride, the film “Gone Girl” starts off slow and steep, the familiar clank-clank-clank sound of the ascending chain lift marking a young couple’s courtship, and, ultimately, their wedding. As the relationship strains and tightens at its highest, most vulnerable point, the movie unleashes viewers on a thrilling adventure of unexpected plot twists and turns.
We enjoyed last week’s Women in Business coverage. We are admiring fans of the Gourmet Girls (Susan and Mary) and we visit regularly. There is one very important ingredient missing from their story - Amy Christensen’s lively role as Boss Server, Storyteller and Smile generator.
The women’s basketball team wasn’t hard to miss at the Fall Harvest Festival at Richardson Elementary School on Friday night as the Aztecs volunteered at different booths and brought smiles to many kids.
At about 10:41 p.m. on August 23, a Tucson Police Department officer, who was working in an off duty capacity at the Golf N’ Stuff located at 6503 East Tanque Verde, requested additional units to respond to the area in order to assist with locating a missing toddler. Officers from Operations Division East responded to assist with the search. Later in the evening, after the child had been located, detectives from the Dependent Child Unit responded to determine the sequence of events that led up to when the child was discovered missing. During the course of the investigation, it was learned that the toddler had been at the Golf N’ Stuff with her family since just before 8:30 p.m. As the family was finishing a game of miniature golf, the child wandered away from her parents. She has been described as a 23-month old little girl. When the family discovered that she was missing, they immediately notified staff at Golf N’ Stuff, who then notified the off-duty officer. It is estimated that approximately 10-15 seconds passed between when her family last saw the female toddler and when they determined that she was missing. Due to the fact that they were near a water feature on the western end of the miniature golf course, the family believed that she had fallen into the water. An adult male citizen, who was playing on the miniature golf course nearby heard the family yelling for help and immediately began searching for her as well. The adult male saw the toddler in the water feature and quickly jumped in to pull her out. He attempted to initiate CPR in an effort to revive her, as she was not breathing. However, he was not trained in performing CPR and was unsuccessful. Thankfully, all officers with the Tucson Police Department receive training related to basic emergency medical life saving measures, including CPR. Officer Billy Daniel, a 26.5 year veteran, and Officer Jeremy Hall, a 1 year veteran and former EMT, were successfully able to administer CPR. By the time emergency medical personnel from the Tucson Fire Department arrived, the child was breathing once again. The Tucson Fire Department personnel transported the toddler to a local hospital for further medical evaluation and treatment. Her condition at the time was deemed to be critical. As of the morning of August 26, her medical status has improved greatly, and medical personnel at the hospital believe that she is very likely to survive.
During the weekend of July 9-10, Helennina Lujan, 16, and Sydney Cole, 8, will be in Scottsdale competing as state finalists in the National American Miss Arizona pageant.
Fox Tucson Theatre, the crown jewel of downtown, proudly serves Southern Arizona as the major center for arts, culture and community events. Originally, a pristine 1930’s movie palace and vaudeville stage, the Fox has been meticulously restored to its original Southwestern Art Deco grandeur. With state-of-the-art acoustic and visual technology, the theatre hosts classic Hollywood films, local and regional film premiers and festivals, community events, and is an unrivaled setting that attracts professional, high quality shows and concerts.
1Treat yourself to a hilarious and distinctive comedic take on life unleashed by seasoned actor, writer, producer and stand-up comedian Paul Reiser presented by the Hearth Foundation’s Comedy for a Cause. Details: 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 9; Fox Theatre, 17 W. Congress St.; $25-$52; 547-3040.
A look into this week's events and happenings.