Wednesday, July 20, 2011 3:00 am
Structure and stability are essential for a successful football
program. However, with its third new head coach in three years,
Mountain View High School is struggling.
Thursday, March 7, 2013 3:08 pm
Wednesday, June 15, 2011 3:00 am
The world’s most dangerous energy source may be heading into the
nuclear waste dump of history sometime in the next half century. It
can’t happen soon enough for me.
Tuesday, June 10, 2008 11:00 pm
Are you looking for a fun, creative way to keep your fingers
busy without the addition of either nicotine or pesky, unwanted
calories? Try knitting.
Tuesday, March 24, 2009 11:00 pm
Tucson merchants have come together to revitalize the Fort
Lowell Furniture District, an alliance of retailers, decorators,
designers and consultants located on Fort Lowell between Dodge and
Country Club in the city.
Wednesday, December 10, 2008 12:00 am
Stricter state enforcement of groundwater allotments magnifies
the need for greater conservation, and “continues to underscore”
Oro Valley’s pursuit of access to its Central Arizona Project
allotment, Town Manager David Andrews and water utility director
Philip Saletta agree.
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 11:00 pm
(BPT) - As spring approaches, other New Year’s resolutions may be a distant memory but the urge to improve your home can find new life when the weather warms. The transition of seasons is a perfect opportunity to refocus on improving yourself and your space.
Thursday, December 20, 2012 11:00 pm
(BPT) - As our nation’s heroes continue to return home from the fronts of two major wars, it is a great time to recognize the tremendous toll service to our country can have on the brave men and women who selflessly choose to protect our freedoms throughout the world.
Wednesday, November 24, 2010 12:00 am
A Northwest plumbing contractor is renewing its offer of help to
people who’ve lost jobs, who have threatening plumbing problems and
who can’t afford a plumber.
Wednesday, February 25, 2009 12:00 am
An acrimonious series of votes that divided the Oro Valley Town
Council, the community and prompted threats of a referendum and
lawsuits, preceded the adoption of a utility sales tax in 2006.
Tuesday, June 22, 2010 11:00 pm
Wednesday, November 4, 2009 12:00 am
In addition to the three town council seats and mayor's job up
for grabs in the March 9, 2010 election, Oro Valley voters are
being asked to renew a home-rule measure.
Tuesday, July 28, 2009 11:00 pm
Drowning deaths – including the loss of two children in their
grandparents' Catalina Foothills swimming pool last week – and
near-drownings are prompting law enforcement, fire protection
agencies and others to renew their pleas for pool safety.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Life guard Nick Patzke, 18, keeps an eye on children playing in the kids’ pool at James D. Kriegh Park last week.
Laura Marble/The Explorer, Arthur and Virginia Engberg celebrate 66 years of marriage in a joint vow renewal ceremony held Saturday, June 21, at Atria Campana del Rio.
Wednesday, November 25, 2009 12:00 am
Satisfied with your cable TV service, rural Pima County
Laura Marble/The Explorer, Gary Nabhan has devoted his career to protecting America's food diversity by founding groups such as the national Renewing America's Food Traditions collaborative, doing field research and writing books.
Tuesday, September 14, 2010 11:00 pm
Residents' opportunities to speak their minds at Oro Valley Town
Council meetings could be reduced, slightly.
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 4:00 am
Representative Ron Barber’s opinion piece in the Arizona Daily Star (3/5/13) was just silly. Barber questions: “Are too many individuals and businesses putting solar panels on their roofs?” This is a classic straw man question to divert one’s attention from the real issue: are massive government subsidies for solar companies efficient and effective? Barber avoids the tough question
Dave Perry/The Explorer, Ken Drozd, right, Tucson warning coordination meteorologist for the National Weather Service, stuck a three-year renewal sticker on an Oro Valley StormReady Community sign last week. Lt. Chris Olson of the Oro Valley Police Department helped.
Tuesday, September 14, 2010 11:00 pm
Tuesday, March 10, 2009 11:00 pm
It looks like the utility tax is here to stay in Oro Valley.
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 4:00 am
From leasing to owning rooftop solar, to the University of
Arizona continuing programs to increase the use of renewable
energy, about 20 residents participated in a Solar 101 workshop
last week at the Nanini Branch Library.