Wednesday, July 27, 2011 3:00 am
The start of school is right around the corner for students in
Northwest Tucson, so families are gathering up the many supplies
needed to get students off to a good start. Schools in the Marana
Unified School District start classes on Monday, Aug. 8, while
classes at Pusch Ridge Christian Academy and Cornerstone Christian
Academy start Tuesday, Aug. 9. The first day of class for schools
in the Amphitheater Public Schools district is Wednesday, Aug.
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 12:00 am
Taking over a two-time defending state championship soccer team
would seem like an easy coaching gig, wouldn’t it?
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Canyon Del Oro High School boys soccer coach Eddie Autz watches in frustration as the Dorados lost to Catalina High School last Thursday.
With over 60,000 sq. ft. of warehouse space, Monterrey Tile has the purchasing power to keep prices down, and make available the most popular selections in stock.
Reuben Nunez will become the new captain of the Marana Police
Department starting Sept. 5
Tuesday, April 6, 2010 11:00 pm
Workers continue to construct the Keg
Steakhouse & Bar located at the Oro Valley Marketplace. The
restaurant is one of several new eateries in Oro Valley.
Don Boorse/Special to the Explorer, Workers continue to construct the Keg Steakhouse & Bar located at the Oro Valley Marketplace. The restaurant is one of several new eateries in Oro Valley.
Tuesday, March 23, 2010 11:00 pm
Construction is under way at the Steam Pump
Village shopping center for a BASIS Charter School. BASIS schools
have branches in Tucson and Scottsdale and officials want to open
the campus by August, in time for the next school term.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Construction is under way at the Steam Pump Village shopping center for a BASIS Charter School. BASIS schools have branches in Tucson and Scottsdale and officials want to open the campus by August, in time for the next school term.
Tuesday, July 22, 2008 11:00 pm
Has the summer heat found you indoors, staring at walls? It
might help to have some music. Get yourself to a music store, then,
and check out these CDs.
Wednesday, December 31, 2008 12:00 am
Newly designed coins are making appearances in 2009, among them
four new Lincoln pennies, changes to the Sacagawea dollar coin, six
new quarters and placement of “In God We Trust” on the front of
new presidential dollar coins.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Peter Spooner, numismatist at American Stamp and Coin, says 2009 is the year of the Lincoln penny.
Thursday, December 12, 2013 4:44 am
(NAPSI)—Any time of year can be the right time to begin taking better care of your smile.
Here’s a tip for better dental health: Every three to four months, buy a new toothbrush, or a replacement head for your electric or battery-operated toothbrush. (NAPS)
Wednesday, June 29, 2011 3:00 am
Harry Shearer is one of America’s crown princes of comedy. The
humorist and comic is best known for his appearances in such
mockumentaries as “Spinal Tap” and voices in the award-winning TV
show “The Simpsons.” In his first feature-length documentary,
humorist and New Orleans resident Shearer presents the inside story
of a disaster that he believes could have been prevented from the
people who were there.
Wednesday, January 14, 2009 12:00 am
Rated R for language throughout and some violence. 116
minutes. Grade: B.
Courtesy of Warner Brothers Pictures, Clint Eastwood directed and stars in "Gran Torino," in which he plays a retired autoworker who must come to grips with the changing ethnicity of his Detroit neighborhood.
Tuesday, August 10, 2004 11:00 pm
Aug. 11, 2004 - The 2004 high school football season got
underway Aug. 2 throughout the Tucson metro area as local teams hit
the practice field for the first time since last fall. The new year
for Marana High School's embattled program brings a new coach, new
players and most of all, a new hope.
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 5:00 pm
(BPT) - Whether you’re acquiring a new puppy or kitten for your household or adopting an adult pet from a shelter or rescue organization, the following tips will help you get off on the right foot with your newest family member.
Tips for new pet parents
New home construction offers competition in the real estate market.
Sunday, September 22, 2013 5:00 pm
(BPT) - The percentage of Americans savoring dessert after dinner has increased 5 percent since 2009, and 78 percent of treats enjoyed after dinner include chocolates, according to a study by The Hartman Group on U.S. eating habits. If you are looking for a treat to complement your next meal, consider dark chocolate. A little goes a long way, making it the perfect choice to fit a balanced lifestyle.
Dark chocolate: the new dessert