Wednesday, June 26, 2013 4:00 am
Despite rising housing prices, homeownership remains within reach for the majority of Americans, according to information released last month by the National Association of Home Builders.
Tuesday, October 20, 2009 11:00 pm
Fall harvest fest at river park Saturday
Contributed photo, Some of Greg Kyle's art is being displayed at the first Arizona Pavilions art show this Saturday, Oct. 24.
Tuesday, August 26, 2008 11:00 pm
There is certainly something to be said about having a second
job in a bookstore. You often come across material you might not
have otherwise discovered had you been merely passing through on a
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 4:00 am
You might naturally assume that with the uptick in homebuilding activity across the country and the economy’s steady improvement, homebuilders everywhere would be jumping for joy. Not exactly.
Wednesday, April 18, 2012 4:00 am
The news is out, the Town of Oro Valley is moving forward with a $3.4 million aquatic center that will bring Olympic-caliber recognition to the facility, but in the meantime, the pool will be closed this summer.
Tuesday, October 21, 2008 11:00 pm
High stress, near-total isolation, and nerve-wracking pressure.
It’s all part of the daily life of a defensive back, prompting San
Francisco 49ers defender Eddie Lewis to once compare playing
cornerback to “ … being on an island; people can see you but they
can’t help you.”
Don Boorse/Special to The Explorer, Ironwood Ridge running back Jake Fischer pushes the ball close to the goal line in the first half of the Nighthawks' 55-26 win at Tucson High last Friday. Ironwood Ridge (6-1) will play host to Rincon (2-5) this week.
Tuesday, May 20, 2008 11:00 pm
When it opens for business this fall, Vestar’s Oro Valley
Marketplace, at Oracle and Tangerine roads, will feature 26 major
tenants. They include:
Wednesday, December 22, 2004 12:00 am
Dec. 15, 2004 - A year ago the driving range at the Arthur Pack
Desert Golf Club, 9101 N. Thornydale Road, was nothing more than
three tee boxes overlooking a strip of dirt. This week, the
Northwest's only true public golf course will open its new-look,
"state-of-the-art" practice facility.
Tuesday, February 18, 2014 5:00 pm
(BPT) - Paula Van Nostrand, a fit, health-conscious 34-year-old woman was training for her first triathlon when her life was placed on a trajectory no one saw coming. She began experiencing unexplainable symptoms but ultimately attributed them to her training.
Small tumor, major consequences: an acromegaly patient's journey
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 4:00 am
Oro Valley will play host to this year’s League of Arizona Cities and Towns meeting, the largest annual gathering of city and town officials in the State of Arizona.
Tuesday, June 25, 2013 3:05 pm
PHOENIX -- Saying it makes Arizona a friendlier place to do business, Gov. Jan Brewer signed a major overhaul Tuesday of how the state and cities collect sales taxes and audit businesses to ensure compliance.
Sunday, August 12, 2012 10:45 am
As students of Canyon Del Oro High School return to school this fall, they will step foot onto a campus that has been largely transformed since classes let out in May.
Tuesday, October 5, 2010 11:00 pm
In the next two weeks, a "major announcement" is expected about
a new employer bringing an estimated 500 new biotechnology jobs to
greater Tucson, according to Joe Snell, president and chief
executive officer of Tucson Regional Economic Opportunities.
Tuesday, July 6, 2010 11:00 pm
Nominations are needed by Friday, July 30, for
the Northern Pima County Chamber of Commerce's 2010 awards.
Monday, May 31, 2010 11:00 pm
Jan Offret, chief nursing officer at Northwest
Medical Center, has been honored with an Outstanding Achievement
Award from Community Health Systems, one of the nation's leading
systems of general acute-care hospitals.
Tuesday, July 14, 2009 11:00 pm
I write this column with little joy. Major League Spring
Training in Pima County is dead.
Wednesday, November 9, 2005 12:00 am
Thursday, March 6, 2014 4:44 am
(NAPSI)—Here’s intriguing news for parents, their young athletes and anyone interested in America’s past and present: The world’s largest youth sports organization is celebrating its Diamond Anniversary. From its humble beginnings in 1939 in Williamsport, Pennsylvania with 30 players to today’s reach of more than 2.4 million players and 1 million adult volunteers in every U.S. state and more than 80 other countries, Little League has continued to thrive by sticking to its fundamental values-community, family, friendly competition, and relationships that last a lifetime.
Little League founder Carl Stotz (middle, back row) and the Lycoming Dairy Little League team pose for their first team photo in 1939, Little League’s inaugural year, in Lycoming, Pennsylvania. (NAPS)
Wednesday, February 19, 2014 10:16 am
PHOENIX – Nearly four years after Arizonans narrowly approved medical marijuana, a poll suggests that a slight majority favors following the lead of Colorado and Washington by legalizing the drug.
Sunday, December 29, 2013 11:00 pm
(Family Features) Affecting nearly half of the U.S. population, gum recession is an oral health issue in which the gums have worn away, exposing teeth to damaging, disease-causing bacteria. While traditional treatments exist, they come with a painful surgery with a long recovery time. A new treatment option, however, offers better, nearly pain-free results for patients.