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Beat writer Burroughs focus of microcinema show

Beat writer Burroughs focus of microcinema show

Downtown microcinema to showcase movement founder Wednesday evening.

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Digging dirt: Marana mom’s ‘Backhoe Joe’ rumbles in

Digging dirt: Marana mom’s ‘Backhoe Joe’ rumbles in

Oro Valley mom writes picture book for construction-loving son. 

October 12, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Fun little libraries popping up in Tucson neighborhoods

Fun little libraries popping up in Tucson neighborhoods

Locals gather, drop off a book and take one home.

October 11, 2014 9:15 am Photos

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UA Humanities Week blazes trails

UA Humanities Week blazes trails

UA Humanities Week 2014 presents free lectures on gender issues. 

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Festival of Books Literary Competition deadline looms

Prize money and scholarships to writing workshops await the winners

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Southern Arizona Authors

This month's roundup includes Elizabeth Gunn's latest mystery,  “Red Man Down.”

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Arizona Daily Star eBooks

Arizona Daily Star eBooks

Some “Tales from the Morgue” series are now available as eBooks along with some other Arizona Daily Star special sections. Click the links bel…

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2014 vacation photo contest winners

2014 vacation photo contest winners

More than 300 images were entered in this year's contest. Readers picked their top three, and other photo editor selected his favs.

September 21, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Finding my place at my library

Finding my place at my library

Our monthly series about what’s happening at the Pima County Public Library.

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Memorizing math problems adds up to better memory

Memorizing math problems adds up to better memory

Relying on memory - instead of app - boosts brain.

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Book talk honors Jewish leader

Book talk honors Jewish leader

A New-York-based rabbi honors Jewish rebbe at JCC book talk. 

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Southern Arizona Authors

September's Southern Arizona Author's roundup includes books about local ranches.

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Author Bowden 'devoured everything passing before his eyes'

Author Bowden 'devoured everything passing before his eyes'

Bowden could grasp essence of a person in minutes, but could stick to a single subject for years.

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Tucson Festival of Books accepting Applications

Tucson Festival of Books accepting Applications

Potential exhibitors can apply now for the next Tucson Festival of Books.

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Actor-director Richard Attenborough dies at 90

Actor-director Richard Attenborough dies at 90

Acclaimed actor and Oscar-winning director Richard Attenborough has died. He was 90.

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Robots will never write this column, Bonnie said.

Robots will never write this column, Bonnie said.

Years ago, when all the manufacturing jobs were being outsourced to third-world countries, we ink-stained wretches used to joke, “Well, at lea…

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Open doors, discover new worlds at your library

Open doors, discover new worlds at your library

Every one of Pima County Public Library’s community branches is a launch pad for dreams.

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Skimmings: Short reviews of new books

”The Greatest Sitcoms of All Time” by Martin Gitlin; Scarecrow Press (430 pages, $65)

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Southern Arizona Authors

Spirituality, Tucson hikes and more in Southern Arizona Authors

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Streetcar: Explore UA's hidden gems

Streetcar: Explore UA's hidden gems

University area packed with pockets of knowledge to be shared with community.

July 30, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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Air Force veteran had poetic purpose in Afghanistan

Air Force veteran had poetic purpose in Afghanistan

UA doctoral student influenced nation's leaders and connected with its people.

July 27, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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World's best job: selecting books for the library

World's best job: selecting books for the library

You will never, ever run out of reading material in Pima County.

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Hunt is on to find Waldo in Tucson

Hunt is on to find Waldo in Tucson

For the third year, kids are hunting the elusive traveler.

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Southern Arizona Authors

Southern Arizona Authors

July's selections span murder, mining, a biblical flood and more

July 06, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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'Last Call' an energetic reflection on Dorothy Parker

'Last Call' an energetic reflection on Dorothy Parker

“Dorothy Parker’s Last Call” continues through July 19 at Live Theater Workshop.

June 26, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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