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Throwback Thursday: A "fancy nitery"

Throwback Thursday: A "fancy nitery"

The Tucson Citizen called the Twin Flames a "fancy nitery" when it opened in 1955 at 5150 E. Speedway. It featured a well-stocked bar, soft chairs, a flaming brazier flanked by rocking chairs, a grand piano and organ entertainment. Hours listed as 9 a.m. to "legal closing." In 1958, owner Ph…

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3 Tucson car washes must pay $300,000 in back wages

The owner of three Tucson carwashes must pay more than $300,000 in back pay to workers who were taken off the clock when there were no cars to wash.

August 26, 2013 4:00 pmLoading…

Benefit car wash for bus stop slaying victim's family

A benefit car wash is set Saturday to help the family of Robert Chance with expenses associated with his death, said a relative.

October 11, 2012 10:23 pmLoading…

Fitz Blog:Normal in Tucson

Gabrielle Giffords returned home recently with her husband Mark Kelly who said “it’s time to get back to a normal life in Tucson.” Indeed.

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Fitz Blog: TUSD needs $17 million

TUSD is hoping to raise $17 million to climb out of debt with school fundraisers and a car wash.

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Tucson car wash chain marks reopenings with free coffee

Tucson-based Mister Car Wash is offering free coffee Friday and Saturday to mark the grand reopening of four car washes the company recently acquired and renovated.

June 19, 2012 1:15 pmLoading…

Car wash offers free kites for National Kite Day

Go fly a kite can sometimes be taken as a slur.

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