Adam Burnett, left, tries to cover Anthony Leyva during a week-long football camp.
Former CDO football players Jared Tevis, left center, and Josh Robbins talk with middle school kids during a football camp at Canyon Del Oro High School last week.
Wednesday, March 14, 2012 3:00 am
The community has a new youth flag football league coming to Oro Valley. The new league is called Prime Time Athletics, and will be an NFL Flag Football League that provides an opportunity for children between the ages of 5 and 14.
Tuesday, April 13, 2010 11:00 pm
Youth summer programs offered by some Tucson's
schools, businesses and institutions. Check Web sites for more
information, or call for programs and schedules offered.
Tuesday, March 16, 2010 11:00 pm
Last year, the Canyon Del Oro Dorados won
their third straight state softball championship, and current
University of Arizona ace Kenzie Fowler was one of the nation's top
J.D. Fitzgerald/Special to the Explorer, Senior pitcher Janelle Christman winds up Tuesday afternoon. The Dorados beat Sahuarita.
J.D. Fitzgerald/Special to the Explorer, Junior Mattie Fowler makes a throw to first base.
Tuesday, August 12, 2008 11:00 pm
Monsoon clouds couldn’t chase parents, kids and coaches away
from Canyon Del Oro’s athletic fields last week, as another season
of youth football geared up.
Tuesday, June 17, 2008 11:00 pm
In a lot of ways, the lives of students at Kino School revolve
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Vickie Corley visits Tohono Chul Park’s exhibit house, where students from Kino School are showcasing their art as part of a summer-long display of student art from three area schools.
courtesy of Tohono Chul Park, Isa Baldwin, a 10th-grader at Green Fields Country Day School, used collage techniques and a variety of media to make her “Woman.” Her work joins others by area students on display at Tohono Chul Park throughout the summer.
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 4:00 am
Last week, students at the Toscana Studio and Gallery worked diligently on their art projects during the summer art and sculpture camp for children.
Wednesday, August 15, 2012 4:00 am
Last week, on the southwest corner of Hardy Road and Northern Avenue, a group of people gathered for the unveiling and dedication of a new piece of public art.
Wednesday, June 13, 2012 4:00 am
Canyon Del Oro High School had a good showing at its newly-revived Youth Football Camp, which ran from June 4 to June 6.
Tuesday, June 1, 2010 11:00 pm
Youthful participants in Young Rembrandts are displaying their
art at a Northwest bagel shop this week.
Tuesday, July 7, 2009 11:00 pm
Applications are being accepted from young people ages 15-18 who
want to participate in the monsoon session of the apprentice
program at the Marana Heritage Farm.
Tuesday, June 30, 2009 11:00 pm
For Oro Valley Police Chief Danny Sharp, the descriptive phrase
"at-risk youth" is redundant.
Tuesday, April 21, 2009 11:00 pm
Young volunteers are pulling weeds, planting vegetables,
painting signs and building pathways this Saturday, April 25, at
the The Community Food Bank's Marana Farm.
Tuesday, June 7, 2005 11:00 pm
June 8, 2005 - With rising costs and cutthroat competition
governing a vast majority of youth programs in Tucson and afar, the
Southwest Youth Sports organization is attempting a different
approach on an old-time concept.
Wednesday, November 3, 2004 12:00 am
Oct. 27, 2004 - The good Samaritan efforts of a 16-year-old Oro
Valley boy led the police department to arrest a pair of suspected
Wednesday, June 5, 2013 4:00 am
On May 30, numerous parents lined up at Foothills Mall to have their child photographed and fingerprinted, after which a Pima Regional Bomb Squad robot chased the children around the mall.