Showing: 1-20 of 312

85742

Northwest briefs

North La Cholla Blvd. expanding to 4 lanes

August 30, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Mountain View walking class motivates kids to get out, move

Mountain View walking class motivates kids to get out, move

Students check in after their walk. They carry pedometers issued for the class and must record their times and distances after each walk.

March 01, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Mountain View walking class motivates kids to get out, move

Mountain View walking class motivates kids to get out, move

Students enjoy beautiful mountain scenery during the class. They walk throughout campus and around the area near their school.

March 01, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Mountain View walking class motivates kids to get out, move

Mountain View walking class motivates kids to get out, move

Teacher Susan Rich, center, walks along with students during the Walking for Wellness class at Mountain View High School.

March 01, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Mountain View walking class motivates kids to get out, move

Mountain View walking class motivates kids to get out, move

Physical education teacher Susan Rich developed a course based entirely on walking to offer students at Mountain View High School a fitness and recreation class that wouldn't require much athleticism or equipment.

March 01, 2012 12:00 am Photos

Photos

Loading…

In brief

New concert series debuts tonight in OV

February 16, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Friend with leukemia prompts help all around

Friend with leukemia prompts help all around

Frank Oesterling, 19, was diagnosed with leukemia in January. A group of his friends have set out to raise $25,000 to help him and his family with hospital expenses.

February 16, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Friend with leukemia prompts help all around

Friend with leukemia prompts help all around

Frank Oesterling's childhood pals felt compelled to do something after learning their 19-year-old friend had been diagnosed with leukemia, saying it's the least they can do for someone who always thinks of other people first.

February 16, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Education notes

High school to offer cholesterol screenings

February 06, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Marana Middle student wins bee

Marana Middle student wins bee

Jeremy Parry and Grace Hala'ufia give a satisfied glance toward their teammates after they finish in first and second place, respectively, in the spelling bee.

February 02, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Marana Middle student wins bee

Marana Middle student wins bee

Matthew Glasshoff of Rattlesnake Ridge Elementary fist-bumps Savanna Kelly after she spelled her word correctly.

February 02, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Marana Middle student wins bee

Marana Middle student wins bee

Mary Morgan of Roadrunner Elementary School stretches to reach the mic as the number of contestants dwindled during the Marana Unified School District's Spelling Bee at Mountain View High School. The bee was held Jan. 25.

February 02, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Marana Middle student wins bee

Marana Middle student wins bee

Nathan Edwards of Picture Rocks Intermediate feels the pressure during the Marana Unified School District's Spelling Bee at Mountain View High School.

February 02, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Centenarian vividly recalls days as teacher

Centenarian vividly recalls days as teacher

Hermione Williams takes questions from students on Ironwood Elementary's 100th day of school. Williams visited the school with her daughter, Kay Ludeke, left.

February 02, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Marana Middle student wins bee

Marana Middle student wins bee

Jeremy Parry of Marana Middle School shows his first-place trophy to teammates.

February 02, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Marana Middle student wins bee

Marana Middle student wins bee

"Sustenance" was the winning word at Marana's district-wide Spelling Bee.

February 02, 2012 12:00 am Photos

Photos

Loading…
Centenarian vividly recalls days as teacher

Centenarian vividly recalls days as teacher

Students at Ironwood Elementary School celebrated the 100th day of school with 100-year-old Hermione Williams.

February 02, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Marana center to aid businesses

Marana center to aid businesses

Mike Witt, left, seeks information about starting a business from permit clerk Nolette Hernandez and permits and records manager Tim Mattix.

January 23, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Marana center to aid businesses

Marana center to aid businesses

Companies can get help with licensing, permits and development through a new service offered by the town of Marana.

January 23, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
School notes

School notes

Caption unavailable

January 19, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Follow the Arizona Daily Star

View more...

Deals, offers & events

View more...

$15.99 Oil Change Special!

K&D Quality Auto is offering $15.99 conventional 10w30 oi…