Wednesday, February 13, 2013 4:00 am
Marana Police Officer Brad Clifford and Sgt. Will Hess are teaming with Pima County Deputy Sergeants Joe Knipp and Terry Staten to ride in the Police Unity Tour on May 9.
Wednesday, February 1, 2012 4:00 am
The Oro Valley Optimist Club has rolled out the One Million
Pennies for Children’s Cancer program this year.
Girl scouts.1.rm.111011 Randy Metcalf/The Explorer Junior Girl
Scouts and Brownies at Painted Sky Elementary School ceremoniously
raise the American Flag yesterday in honor of VeteranÕs Day before
school began. After raising the flag, all of the girls recited the
Pledge of Allegiance. Along with Painted Sky Elementary, all other
schools are closed today.
Monday, August 16, 2010 11:00 pm
photos by J.D. Fitzgerald/Special to the Explorer
J.D. Fitzgerald/Special to The Explorer, Chris Klomp attempts a putt Sunday morning while wife Ruthie and friends Peggy and Phil Grant watch.
J.D. Fitzgerald/Special to The Explorer, Roy Riley putts Sunday morning at SaddleBrooke Ranch Golf Course during a fund-raising tournament put on by American Legion Post 132. The Northwest Legion Post is using proceeds to support the families of deployed military personnel.
J.D. Fitzgerald/Special to The Explorer, Ironwood Ridge junior Neil Patterson tees off during a fund-raising tournament Sunday at SaddleBrooke Ranch. Two organizations benefiting from the proceeds are the Arizona National Guard Family Readiness Group and the University of Arizona Cooperative Extension Operation Military Kids program.
Tuesday, April 20, 2010 11:00 pm
In a fund-raiser organized by the National
Honor Society, more than 50 students at Canyon Del Oro ran, walked,
dribbled soccer balls and circled the track Sunday to raise money
for earthquake victims in Haiti. When pledges are collected by
Friday, the NHS chapter expects to have just over $1,000, going
directly to a relief organization.
Don Boorse/Special to the Explorer, CDO junior Ben Don, controls the soccer ball on his laps around the track, while Cody Martin looks on.
Don Boorse/Special to the Explorer, In a fund-raiser organized by the National Honor Society, more than 50 students at Canyon Del Oro ran, walked, dribbled soccer balls and circled the track Sunday to raise money for earthquake victims in Haiti. When pledges are collected by Friday, the NHS chapter expects to have just over $1,000, going directly to a relief organization.
Wednesday, November 18, 2009 12:00 am
Students and teachers from Coronado K-8 School held a fundraiser
for the music department on Saturday.
J.D. Fitzgerald/ Special to the Explorer, Coronado K-8 school student Samantha Zoltowski, 13, pets a horse at the Hacienda Del Sol Paso Fino Ranch.
J.D. Fitzgerald/ Special to the Explorer, Paige Shepord rides her horse around the ranch for a victory lap after winning the “You be the judge” contest.Proceeds benefited the school's chorus.
Tuesday, April 21, 2009 11:00 pm
It was sunny and unseasonably hot Sunday, when the faithful
showed up for a pro-schools rally at CDO Riverfront Park in Oro
Valley. They were parents, children, teachers, concerned citizens,
perhaps 300 in all during some part of the two-hour rally, maybe
150 at 3 p.m., the assigned time to join hands in a big circle.
Tuesday, September 30, 2008 11:00 pm
Oro Valley Town Manager David Andrews has requested that the
town council give him a more than $37,000 raise.
Tuesday, June 24, 2008 11:00 pm
Marana town council members soon will make more money, after
voting unanimously June 17 to increase the salaries for the mayor,
vice mayor and five council members.
Tuesday, June 29, 2004 11:00 pm
Oro Valley residents will pay more for their water beginning
July 17 following the Town Council's unanimous approval of higher
rates June 16.
Wednesday, January 16, 2013 4:00 am
It’s no secret that our teenage daughters are under stress to look a certain way, dress a certain way, wear a certain amount of makeup and given societal pressures, be obsessed with weight.
Thursday, February 10, 2011 6:00 am
On Feb. 12, the Tucson Alumnae Panhellenic will hold its annual
brunch to raise funds for collegiate scholarships given to Greek
women attending the University of Arizona. The event will take
place at the First United Methodist Church, 915 E. Fourth Street.
Registration and silent auction will start at 9:30 a.m., followed
by brunch at 10:45.
Wednesday, February 24, 2010 12:00 am
Marana expects to have at least $2.4 million
less to spend in fiscal 2010-'11 than it counted on for the current
courtesy Sanofi-aventis, Special napkins commemorated the special event.
courtesy Sanofi-aventis, Sanofi-aventis officials cut the ribbon last Wednesday on the company's new Tucson Research Center in Oro Valley. From left are Tom Metcalf, vice president for U.S. sites; Beth Koch, Tucson site director; Ken Wertman, research site director; Rep. Vic Williams; Marc Cluzel, executive vice president for research and development; Paul Chew, U.S. chief science and chief medical officer; Jean-Marc Herbert, senior vice president and head of discovery research; Daniel Schirlin, vice president for global discovery; and Oro Valley Mayor Paul Loomis.
Tuesday, October 13, 2009 11:00 pm
Water customers in Oro Valley may experience higher bills in the
Illustration by Yaron Yarden/The Explorer
Tuesday, March 24, 2009 11:00 pm
Marana stands to save more than $392,000 following negotiating
over employee pay and vehicle privileges with the Marana Police