Wednesday, December 18, 2013 4:00 am
When it comes to the media during the last decade, much of the conversation seems to revert to someone saying print is dying. However, while some major newspapers across the nation have stumbled or closed, community newspapers continue to thrive.
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 10:20 am
As a businesswoman and community leader in Oro Valley and the
Northwest region, Melanie Larson beams with confidence and
In 2007, 21 years after originally being diagnosed with breast
cancer, Melanie Larson underwent a bilateral mastectomy.
Wednesday, May 18, 2011 3:00 am
We all have our own memories of Stephanie Elizabeth Anderson
Larson Sellers. When Stephanie asked me to speak at her memorial
service, which ultimately took place last weekend, I was honored by
the request but taken aback – why me, I asked? She said, “Because
you and I have grown up together, had our kids, shared families,
helped with our business and been a friend. I trust you.”
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 3:00 am
The Northern Pima County Chamber of Commerce last week awarded
three $2,000 scholarships to deserving students throughout
Tuesday, August 31, 2010 11:00 pm
Businessman Ken Blanchard and longtime resident and community
servant Dick Eggerding have been presented major awards by the
Northern Pima County Chamber of Commerce.
Monday, August 16, 2010 11:00 pm
Award recipients, outgoing and incoming board members, corporate
partners and volunteers are among the honored at the 2010 Northern
Pima County Chamber of Commerce annual meeting and awards breakfast
next Thursday, Aug. 26.
Tuesday, May 11, 2010 11:00 pm
In a quandary over vote on Prop 100 funds
Tuesday, April 20, 2010 11:00 pm
Tuesday, April 13, 2010 11:00 pm
the editor published in the April 14, 2010, edition of The
Tuesday, March 30, 2010 11:00 pm
the editor published in the March 31, 2010, edition of The
Wednesday, March 10, 2010 12:00 am
Four new board members have been chosen by the
Southern Arizona Arts and Cultural Alliance "to help further the
reach of the growing nonprofit," a release said.
Tuesday, July 28, 2009 11:00 pm
Northern Pima County Chamber of Commerce members gather for
their annual meeting on Thursday, Aug. 27, from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at
the Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Golf and Tennis Resort.
Tuesday, May 5, 2009 11:00 pm
Three graduating seniors have earned $2,000 Steve Engle
Scholarships from the Northern Pima County Chamber of Commerce.
Tuesday, September 2, 2008 11:00 pm
New leaders and board members for the Northern Pima County
Chamber of Commerce took office last Thursday, when the chamber
held its annual breakfast business meeting.
Tuesday, August 12, 2008 11:00 pm
Three new directors have been named to the board of the Greater
Oro Valley Arts Council for fiscal 2008-09.
Tuesday, July 22, 2008 11:00 pm
In a unanimous vote July 16, the Oro Valley Town Council
approved the fiscal 2009 budget, a spending plan that tops $203
Monday, June 27, 2005 11:00 pm
June 22, 2005 - While there are some decisions to be made before
a final budget is adopted, the Oro Valley council has capped the
town's spending for 2005-06 at $99 million.
Tuesday, April 26, 2005 11:00 pm
April 6, 2005 - The Northern Pima County Chamber of Commerce
awarded the Pinnacle Award for Small Business of the Year to
EXPLORER Newspapers on April 5. The chamber honored the business
during its awards banquet at Omni Tucson National Golf Resort &
Wednesday, December 8, 2004 12:00 am
Dec. 1, 2004 - Even the javelinas that have their acorn dinner
at town hall most evenings go home before the members of the Oro
Valley General Plan Revisions Committee members on what have been
described as marathon meeting nights.
Tuesday, October 26, 2004 11:00 pm
Oct. 13, 2004 - Thirteen small business leaders, the best of the
best among more than 30,000 locally owned businesses, marched to
the podium Oct. 7 to accept their awards as standard bearers in the
areas of business growth, community service, best places to work
Monday, October 18, 2004 11:00 pm
Oct. 6, 2004 - Oro Valley has convened a new committee to
address why the General Plan failed last November and get the
document back to the public for a vote in 2005.
Thursday, June 17, 2004 11:00 pm
Students and recent graduates from Canyon del Oro High School
filed into a funeral chapel June 4 to say goodbye to Gary
Durrenberger - the seventh Northwest student to die this school
year in an accident involving a teenage driver.
Thursday, April 15, 2004 11:00 pm
In a 3-2 vote at its April 7 meeting, the Oro Valley Town
Council approved a controversial incentive package that gives
Vestar Development Co. up to $23.2 million in sales tax rebates
over the life of an agreement on Oro Valley Marketplace, a
large-scale shopping mall planned at Oracle and Tangerine
Thursday, October 9, 2003 11:00 pm
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