- Your Voice
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.
Desert Diamond Casino welcomes two-time Emmy winner, NY Times bestselling author, Grammy nominee, 2009's GLAAD Vanguard recipient and 2011 Trevor Project Life Award honoree Kathy Griffin, at the Diamond Center Sahuarita. Must be 18 and older.
1. U.N. INSPECTORS HEAD TO SCENE OF CHEMICAL ATTACK
Common Core is the current administration’s attempt to federalize K-12 education with a one size fits all curriculum. The takeover is occurring in violation of the Constitution and federal law. It is essentially the nationalization of compulsory education.
An UnAmerican thing to say
Members of the Ironwood Ridge High School Vanguard perform with flags during the halftime show Friday.
The Ironwood Ridge High School Vanguard performs during halftime.
The Ironwood High School marching band earned the honor to compete in the 2011 State Marching Championships, held Nov. 11 in Phoenix.
Nighthawk drum major Matthew Jordan Singer blasts out on his trumpet to kick off the Nighthawk Vanguard’s half-time performance Thursday night.
Ironwood Ridge High School drum major Matthew Jordan Singer leads the band during the Vanguard’s half-time performance at the school’s football game Thursday night.
The Nighthawk Vanguard performed at State in Phoenix on Saturday early in the afternoon and then was quickly shuttled back to Tucson so the band could perform in the University of Arizona’s Band Day.
A multi-generational, contemporary church has united its two congregations under one roof.
After losing a pair of games last week, the Canyon Del Oro High School Dorados (8-5-2) don’t look like a team that’s on target for a third-straight state soccer title.
Ironwood Ridge Nighthawk Vanguard marching band snare drummers Trevor Barrerro, Carson Koza and Paul Wrona practice inside at the Canyon Del Oro Marching Band Invitational Saturday.
J.D. Fitzgerald/ Special to the Explorer, The main judge, Eric Hansler, with Arizona Band and Orchestra Directors Association, discusses the rules and procedures during a rain delay with the directors of the bands.
J.D. Fitzgerald/ Special to the Explorer, Ironwood Ridge Nighthawk Vanguard marching band snare drummers Trevor Barrerro, Carson Koza and Paul Wrona practice inside at the Canyon Del Oro Marching Band Invitational Saturday.
J.D. Fitzgerald/ Special to the Explorer, Jessica Dorer of Ironwood Ridge High School's Nighthawk Vanguard marching band practices inside the gym at the CDO Marching Band Invitational Saturday. Contestants were moved inside by the weather. The Nighthawks' band later performed and received a rating of "excellent."
The Humane Society of Southern Arizona has found a new place to adopt animals and sell merchandise.
Marana chamber has openings for event
The Ironwood Ridge High School Nighthawk Vanguard practices Saturday morning in preparation for its performance at the 2009 Holiday Bowl in San Diego.
J.D. Fitzgerald/ Special to the Explorer, Snare drummers Trevor Barroero, left, and Carson Koza, right, kept the beat Saturday. The Nighthawk Vanguard is participating in 2009 Holiday Bowl festivities this week in San Diego.
J.D. Fitzgerald/ Special to the Explorer, The Ironwood Ridge High School Nighthawk Vanguard practices Saturday morning in preparation for its performance at the 2009 Holiday Bowl in San Diego.
J.D. Fitzgerald/ Special to the Explorer, Tuba player Trevor Raine plays in a morning practice at Ironwood Ridge High School on Saturday.
Buffelgrass to be killed at Picture Rocks
Biosphere 2 pioneer John Allen will read from his recently published memoir “Me and the Biospheres” and talk about the original design, construction, and operation of Biosphere 2 during a reading 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, April 2.