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Photos: First day for new teacher in 1960

Photos: First day for new teacher in 1960

New teacher Virginia Woodard faced the same issues in 1960 as teachers today at TUSD's Mission View Elementary School.

July 30, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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UA sports Throwback Thursday: Lowell-Stevens Football opens

UA sports Throwback Thursday: Lowell-Stevens Football opens

The UA's Lowell-Stevens Football Facility at Arizona Stadium opened last summer.

July 30, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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Street Smarts: East-side road named for Realtor/volunteer/activist

Street Smarts: East-side road named for Realtor/volunteer/activist

Mary Ann Cleveland was born Mary Ann Bachner, on Oct. 12, 1940, in Pittsburgh to George and Hilda Bachner.

July 28, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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Photos: UA sports Throwback Thursday Jared Tevis

Photos: UA sports Throwback Thursday Jared Tevis

Former CDO standout Tevis has attended the UA since 2011.

July 24, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Throwback Thursday: Damaged railroad bridge replaced

Throwback Thursday: Damaged railroad bridge replaced

An elegant steel span 1903-vintage Southern Pacific Railroad bridge over the Cienega Wash was so badly damaged after a derailed freight crashe…

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Street Smarts: Homesteader built more than 600 homes

Street Smarts: Homesteader built more than 600 homes

Wylie Rudasill homesteaded vast swaths of Tucson in his day. 

July 22, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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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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Photos: UA sports Throwback Thursday Nic Grigsby

Photos: UA sports Throwback Thursday Nic Grigsby

Grigsby attended UA from 2007-10. He now plays for Winnipeg in the CFL.

July 17, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Street Smarts: Family dreamed up Hidden Valley names

Street Smarts: Family dreamed up Hidden Valley names

Terrain, nature and Western heritage inspires family when naming Hidden Valley streets.

July 14, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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Tucson in 100 Objects — Jan. 8 shrine

Tucson in 100 Objects — Jan. 8 shrine

Creating a memorial for the 2011 shootings will remind us who we are.

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Tucson in 100 Objects — palo verde blossoms

Tucson in 100 Objects — palo verde blossoms

We’re defining Tucson in 100 objects in this series.

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Tucson in 100 Objects — Chinese grocery

Tucson in 100 Objects — Chinese grocery

The staples of Tucson's Chinese-run groceries are tortillas, chiles and chorizo.

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Tucson in 100 Objects — Yaqui masks

Tucson in 100 Objects — Yaqui masks

We’re defining Tucson in 100 objects. The daily series began April 20. Follow along at azstarnet.com/100objects

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Tucson in 100 Objects — miner's drill

Tucson in 100 Objects — miner's drill

Arizona's underground miners wielded tools heavier than Paul Bunyan's ax.

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Throwback Thursday: Religious Cult

Throwback Thursday: Religious Cult

In October 1975, Pima deputies at Molino Basin to round up "Jesus People." 

July 09, 2014 9:45 pm Photos

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Photos: UA sports Throwback Thursday Luke Walton

Photos: UA sports Throwback Thursday Luke Walton

Walton attended UA from 1999-2003. He was picked 32nd in 2003's NBA draft.

July 09, 2014 9:45 pm Photos

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12 Tucson institutions you'll never see again

12 Tucson institutions you'll never see again

This will make you feel nostalgic for some classic Tucson things that are gone forever.

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Tucson in 100 Objects — Old Main

Tucson in 100 Objects — Old Main

The oldest building on the UA campus is new again.

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12 Tucson institutions you'll never see again

12 Tucson institutions you'll never see again

This will make you feel nostalgic for some classic Tucson things that are gone forever.

July 08, 2014 3:30 pm Photos

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Street Smarts: Books a hot commodity in early Tucson

Street Smarts: Books a hot commodity in early Tucson

When the capital of the Arizona Territory was moved from Prescott to Tucson in 1867, the Territorial Library came along with the territorial g…

July 08, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Olsons still holding court in hearts of Tucsonans

Olsons still holding court in hearts of Tucsonans

Basketball is very, very important to Tucson 

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Tucson in 100 Objects — Bear Down

Tucson in 100 Objects — Bear Down

Proclaim it from the roof top: Bear Down

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Tucson in 100 Objects — El Tour bicycle

Tucson in 100 Objects — El Tour bicycle

Tucson and Pima County are "bike-friendly" places

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