Wednesday, May 12, 2004 11:00 pm
Kenneth "KC" Carter is running for a two-year seat on the Oro
Valley Town Council because he believes he has what it takes to
represent his fellow citizens.
Tuesday, March 16, 2010 11:00 pm
The Town of Oro Valley has stepped up efforts
to fight graffiti in the community, bringing in resources that
include property management companies, businesses and students from
the community's two public high schools.
J.D. Fitzgerald/Special to the Explorer, Canyon Del Oro National Honor Society volunteer Janet Acree paints over graffiti found underneath a bridge in Rancho Vistoso near Del Webb Road on Saturday morning.
J.D. Fitzgerald/Special to the Explorer, CDO juniors Kathrine Peters and Kayla Henry cover up graffiti found underneath a bridge in Rancho Vistoso on Saturday morning.
Tuesday, September 15, 2009 11:00 pm
Marana Town Manager Gilbert Davidson used a cell phone on a
table to illustrate his intent for expanded participation from the
community's employees, elected officials and citizens.
Tuesday, March 10, 2009 11:00 pm
Facing the prospect of much-reduced revenues, Marana Unified
School District Superintendent Doug Wilson told patrons at a Monday
forum “there isn’t anything we aren’t considering cutting.”
Thursday, July 18, 2013 2:30 pm
Sen. John McCain said Thursday he’ll hold up the nomination of Army Gen. Martin Dempsey for his second term as chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff until Dempsey answers McCain’s questions about U.S. military intervention in Syria.
Wednesday, December 9, 2009 12:00 am
Ground is being broken Wednesday morning on
the controversial reconstruction of La Cañada Boulevard from Ina
Road to Calle Concordia.
Tuesday, September 30, 2008 11:00 pm
If he’s elected to the Arizona Senate, Republican Al Melvin
“will represent everyone, every man, woman and child” in District
26, “regardless of political affiliation.”
Tuesday, October 24, 2006 11:00 pm
October 25, 2006 - Pete Hershberger, in his fourth bid for one
of two Legislative District 26 House seats, seems to have the
formula down pat.
Wednesday, October 12, 2005 11:00 pm
October 5, 2005 - Three months into his new job as
superintendent of Marana schools, Denny Dearden is already calling
the shots to try turning a good school district into a great school
Tuesday, October 19, 2004 11:00 pm
Oct. 13, 2004 - After speaking out repeatedly over a development
proposal in the area of North Oracle Road and El Conquistador Way,
neighbors got what they wanted from the Oro Valley Town Council -
an outright denial of the plans.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 8:28 am
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.
Tuesday, June 24, 2008 11:00 pm
They said “I do” at their wedding. They repeated the promise on
their 25th wedding anniversary. Their 35th and 60th anniversaries
brought the same vow. And on Saturday, June 21 — after 66 years of
marriage — Art and Virginia Engberg gave their lives to each other
yet again, this time with eight other couples doing the same.
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 12:00 am
While Rillito Racetrack prepares to finish its
2010 season, the track's supporters continue their fight to keep
the historical track open into the future.
Thursday, August 15, 2013 10:26 am
(NewsUSA) - There are 2.5 million weddings in the United States each year, and the weddings business is a $40 billion annual industry, including the ceremony, reception, bachelor(-ette) parties and honeymoon.
Friday, November 15, 2013 2:48 pm
Toronto (CNN) -- Toronto's City Council voted Friday to strip embattled Mayor Rob Ford of his ability to govern in an emergency and to appoint and dismiss committee chairs -- unprecedented moves aimed at reining in the controversial politician.
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 4:00 am
“Two for ‘The Vow’,” said a couple ahead of my girlfriend and me
in the ticket line. As if the male victim could feel my sympathetic
stare, he turned to me and gave me the “she won this one” shrug. I
nodded my condolences, stepped up to the window, and said, “Two for
Friday, November 8, 2013 3:00 pm
Friday, September 21, 2012 10:07 am
We’re closing in on election season. With this being a presidential election year you can bet that there will be plenty of scrambling by both candidates as November 6th draws nearer. Political party affiliations aside, there is one thing I think we might all agree on: that those with intrusive campaign habits aren’t winning any voters.
Thursday, October 17, 2013 10:02 am
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 4:00 am
Referring to the promises that President Obama made: promises cannot be kept when a recalcitrant Congress, no, change that to an out-and-out obstructionist Congress, does not even pretend to compromise. A broken promise is NOT a lie. Even though the Democrats had a majority in the Senate for a time, it did not have a filibuster-proof majority. And add to that the Minority Leader, Mitch McConnell, who vowed to make Obama a “one term president,”and do you have? Nothing, absolutely no progress for the country. The Republicans have demonstrated time after time that they are more interested in party politics than in getting the problems of this nation solved.
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 4:00 am
Three local businesses have started a drive to collect 20,000
turkeys this holiday season for struggling food banks.