Wednesday, September 11, 2013 4:00 am
A picture may be worth a thousand words, but a moving picture stirs up a thousand memories, at least for Splendido residents, who relived the civil rights movement this month through new cinema release “The Butler,” a historical drama based on a White House butler’s seven-presidency tenure.
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 9:48 am
“Fifty years ago, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial one of the most influential and memorable speeches in American history. It was a defining moment in our nation’s Civil Rights Movement.
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 9:14 am
(CNN) -- "I have a dream this afternoon that my four little children will not come up in the same young days that I came up within, but they will be judged on the basis of the content of their character, not the color of their skin."
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 9:00 am
To commemorate the 50-year anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech, and as a tribute to his legacy, the University of Arizona community will join others throughout the state in ringing bells at noon on Aug. 28.
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 8:53 am
1. INSPECTORS KEEP WORKING AS THE WEST PREPARES TO STRIKE SYRIA
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 4:00 am
On Aug. 28, 1963 one of the most famous, most quoted speeches of our time was delivered by a very respected citizen – Dr. Martin Luther King said the words “I have a dream.”
Friday, August 2, 2013 9:30 am
1. SNOWDEN ASYLUM PUTS OBAMA'S MOSCOW TRIP IN DOUBT
Sunday, January 20, 2013 1:39 pm
Jose Ocano started this week as the new volunteer coordinator for Pima Animal Care Center. A Tucson native, Ocano started working at Pima Animal Care Center as an animal care technician seven years ago, when he was 18, eventually running the rescue program. After a stint as the volunteer manager for the SPCA shelter in Florida, he returned to be closer to family and to take on this new challenge. We caught up with Jose on his second day on the job.
Friday, January 18, 2013 3:09 pm
Landfills and transfer stations operated by the Pima County Department of Environmental Quality Solid Waste Division will be closed Monday, Jan. 21 for the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 1:05 pm
With civic engagement a great way to honor the contributions of Martin Luther King Jr., Pima Animal Care Center will be hosting a holiday walk for the dogs in the adoption center.
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 11:01 am
Transit services, including Sun Tran, Sun Van and Sun Shuttle, will operate on a regular weekday schedule during Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Monday, Jan. 21. With the exception of Lost & Found, all other services will be in operation as regularly scheduled:
Thursday, January 10, 2013 2:55 pm
Landfills and transfer stations operated by the Pima County Department of Environmental Quality Solid Waste Division will be closed Monday, January 21, 2013, for the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 3:00 am
Vote for Prop 400 to educate future leaders
Wednesday, August 31, 2011 3:00 am
Tucson Chamber Artists, Tucson Symphony Orchestra and UApresents
are working together to offer the world premiere of a new oratorio
by composer Stephen Paulus. The concert, Remembrance and Renewal:
a Concert to Commemorate the Tenth Anniversary of Sept. 11, will be
held on Sunday, Sept. 11, at 3 p.m. at Centennial Hall on the
University of Arizona campus.
Wednesday, January 20, 2010 12:00 am
Four girls, three in seventh grade and one in
second grade, sat a table covered with numerous hand-made beaded
bracelets and a collection jar Monday.
Tuesday, June 9, 2009 11:00 pm
Letters to the editor published in the June 10, 2009, edition of
Thursday, November 6, 2008 12:00 am
In the mid-1990s, a woman in Berkeley, Calif., spotted graffiti
on a school in her neighborhood and mourned the place’s neglected
Wednesday, March 10, 2004 12:00 am
Gavin Kayner was the kind of teacher who taught with a puppet on
his hand, spoke with theatrical flair, and wore funny hats. When
his students worked up the nerve to try out for school plays about
famous dead people, they were usually plays he wrote.