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The final venture on Amphitheater Public Schools’ bond project list is a new Oro Valley elementary school.
Thursday, Sept. 18
The Confucius Institute at the University of Arizona (CIUA) is excited to present the third Annual Chinese Culture Festival September 20-28, 2014 in Tucson, AZ. This year is the tenth anniversary of the establishment of Confucius Institutes around the world. We will join other Confucius Institutes to hold a Confucius Institute Day as the opening of the 2014 CIUA Chinese Culture Festival. Special lectures on Chinese concepts of time and on Confucius as an historical figure will be presented by faculty from the Department of East Asian Studies at the University of Arizona. The theme of this year’s Festival is “Health Promotion and Wellness.” In addition to our annual language competition, culture exhibition, concert, and Chinese martial arts demonstration, we will present a special Chinese food therapy dinner lecture, a professional workshop on traditional Chinese medicine, and a lecture on acupuncture and health by faculty from leading universities of Chinese medicine in China. Tucsonans are guaranteed a rich cultural experience; Last year, over 3000 Arizonans participated in the CIUA Chinese Culture Festival.
High School sports schedule for the Northwest Teams, Marana, Mountain View, Catalina Foothills, Ironwood Ridge, CDO and Pusch Ridge. Weather will most likely wipe out Monday's golf matches.
A worldwide leader in innovative cancer diagnostic solutions, Ventana Medical Systems, Inc. is expanding its research into the Town of Marana by constructing a 60,000-square-foot facility.
As one of the leading cancer research centers in the nation, Ventana is expanding. There are plans to have facilities in both Oro Valley and Marana.
A Ventana Medical Systems employee works at the Oro Valley location.
(BPT) - Si ha sentido calor durante el verano y ha notado que la cuenta del aire acondicionado aumenta cada mes, este podría ser el momento oportuno para considerar algunas mejoras en su hogar que le permitirán controlar mejor su equipo de acondicionamiento de aire, ventilación y calefacción, además de disminuir los gastos mensuales.
Northwest High School Athletics Schedule for the Week of August 25-30
Why are you running for Town Council?
Covering all aspects of how the town operates and on topics where debate has sparked in the past, the candidates for the Oro Valley mayor’s seat and the three available council seats participated in the first public forum on July 9.
(StatePoint) A pesar de los elevados costos del transporte, se espera que los viajes nacionales por ocio aumenten 1.7 por ciento este año, hasta más de 1,600 millones de viajes, según las previsiones de la Asociación de Viajes de los Estados Unidos.
A cool outdoor setting, lovely hors d’oeuvres and drink, and the music of Joe Bourne and the Cream of the Crop Band highlight A Night in the Canyon, a scholarship fund-raising event presented by the Greater Oro Valley Chamber of Commerce.
Oro Valley resident Wayne Meggersee took this photo from the car park at Ventana Medical Systems, Inc. in Oro Valley at the end of a working day. "I still cannot believe I work in such a spectacular environment. As captured in this photo of spring flowers coupled with the wonderful view of the Santa Catalina Mountains."
Five high school students who earlier this month received scholarships from Youth on Their Own, a non-profit organization helping homeless youth graduate from high school, intend to attend Pima Community College.
A cool outdoor setting, hors d’oeuvres, drinks and the music of Joe Bourne and the Cream of the Crop Band highlight A Night in the Canyon, a scholarship fund-raising event presented by the Greater Oro Valley Chamber of Commerce.
(BPT) - Probablemente, después del paso de uno de los inviernos más crudos de la historia, la plataforma de su patio estará bastante afectada por los elementos. Y las lluvias primaverales implicarán más daños potenciales a la madera sin protección. El agua es el peor enemigo de su plataforma, pues provoca rajaduras y quebraduras desagradables y costosas.
Welcome to the 10th Anniversary Edition of the Arizona Distance Classic Half Marathon, Quarter Marathon and Splendido 5K Presented By Northwest Medical Center, hosted by Ventana Medical Systems and in partnership with the Town of Oro Valley and All About Running And Walking.
Encouraging people to live a healthy lifestyle, Beth Ernst, the life enrichment manager at Splendido, has been selected to be the honorary race director for the Arizona Distance Classic.
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Team In Training has been the Arizona Distance Classic Half Marathon’s benefitting charity for several years, and Ventana Medical Systems hosts the race’s start and finish line areas.
Next month, the Town of Oro Valley will mark its 40th Anniversary since incorporation in 1974. What began as a small community of 2.4 square miles and a population of 1,200 has grown to a thriving town of 36 square miles and more than 41,000 residents. The town has grown, but we’ve also maintained a focus on core values and services.
It doesn’t have to be your birthday to celebrate in Oro Valley this spring.
Team Ventana includes Crystal Diaz, left, Sherry Shellouff, Max Ridgeway, Janice Ridgeway, Pat Schumann and Catty Soto.