Wednesday, April 17, 2013 4:00 am
Kids looking to shoot some hoops and receive some close instruction this summer can do so by attending Hardwood Summer Camp.
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 4:00 am
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 4:00 am
The Immaculate Heart School will be hosting its first Fall Craft and Gift Extravaganza on Saturday, Oct. 27 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Wednesday, May 23, 2012 4:00 am
Immaculate Heart High School will be holding the John M. Roll Memorial Golf Tournament on June 30 at the Oro Valley Country Club to honor his commitment and service to our school.
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 4:00 am
Last week, four area high school students were recognized by the Oro Valley Optimist Club, receiving the Student of the Year award.
Groups from throughout the Northwest are participating in this
year’s Bag-A-Thon. Among those helping out are, from left, Matthew
Parks from Immaculate Heart School, Abigail Picus from American
Heritage Girls, Adrienne Kunkel from Canyon Del Oro High School,
Luke Katsel from Cub Scout Pack 209, Julian DeAlva from Cub Scout
Pack 299, Alexis DeAlva from Girls Scout Troop 1287, and Greer
Willman from Ironwood Ridge High School.
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 3:00 am
Students at nine Oro Valley schools have additional supplies
this school year thanks to an annual program offered by a local law
Wednesday, April 13, 2011 3:00 am
Youth summer programs are offered by some Tucson schools,
businesses and institutions. Check websites for more information,
or call for programs and schedules offered.
Wednesday, April 6, 2011 3:00 am
Did the cold snap kill my cacti? What is that big kitty with
spots doing in my backyard? These questions and countless others
will be answered this weekend, April 9-10, during free lectures and
nature walks in Oro Valley conducted by University of Arizona staff
members and other professionals.
Joe Sorto, the naturalist for the Suffolk Hills neighborhood in Oro Valley, examines desert vegetation, such as, from bottom, prickly pear cactus, burro brush, triangle-leaf bursage and chair fruit cholla during this Saturday’s nature seminars sponsored by the Suffolk Hills Property Owners Association and Immaculate Heart High School. The seminars and Sunday’s nature walks are free and open to the public.
Wednesday, January 5, 2011 12:00 am
Wednesday, December 8, 2010 12:00 am
It’s easy to think teen-age kids don’t care about the world.
They walk about in unusually fitting clothing, texting constantly,
wearing ear buds, communicating with their “friends” on Facebook …
literally, in their own worlds.
Wednesday, November 10, 2010 12:00 am
Youthful energy is spurring the fourth annual Edward Jones Bag a
Thon to new volumes of food for the needy.
Dave Perry/The Explorer, Getting ready for this Saturday's food collection Bag-a-Thon, to benefit the food bank at Interfaith Community Services, are, in the front row, Copper Creek fifth-grade student Justin Northam; in the second row, Canyon Del Oro's Kiley Hunt, Immaculate Heart's Marcus Landeros, and Ironwood Ridge students Holly Durr and Molly Hansen; in the third row, Immaculate Heart's Maggie Etheridge, Oro Valley Councilwoman Mary Snider, Oro Valley Mayor Satish Hiremath and Edward Jones adviser and Bag-a-Thon organizer Ken Blanchard; and in the back from left, Edward Jones adviser Rudy Graf, Austin Franklin of CDO, Councilman Lou Waters and Edward Jones adviser Joe Dylewski.
Monday, November 1, 2010 11:00 pm
An Edward Jones food drive for Interfaith Community Services has
grown into a multiple office, school and community effort to
collect 20,000 pounds — 10 tons — of non-perishable items for needy
people on Saturday, Nov. 13.
Monday, August 16, 2010 11:00 pm
The Arizona Interscholastic Association is making major
realignment changes that may alter the landscape of high school
sports in Arizona.
Tuesday, May 25, 2010 11:00 pm
Even a 14-year- old has a right to her opinion
Tuesday, April 13, 2010 11:00 pm
Youth summer programs offered by some Tucson's
schools, businesses and institutions. Check Web sites for more
information, or call for programs and schedules offered.
Wednesday, November 25, 2009 12:00 am
Tuesday, September 15, 2009 11:00 pm
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Leslie Snow, a teacher's aide at Immaculate Heart High School, looks over classroom necessities with Oro Valley Police Officer Kevin Mattocks.
Tuesday, August 11, 2009 11:00 pm
2by2: Latest game for the state lottery
Tuesday, June 16, 2009 11:00 pm
Northwest area Santa Catalina Council of the Knights of Columbus
recently was named Arizona council of the year.
Tuesday, May 19, 2009 11:00 pm
Students ages 13-17 are encouraged to participate in the Oro
Valley Police Department Teen Academy, slated for June 22-24.
Wednesday, February 4, 2009 12:00 am
Canyon Del Oro High School last week won the regional academic