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PHOENIX — The group behind a vetoed religious freedom law intends to study last week’s Supreme Court health-care mandates as a chance to revamp and revive its proposal next year.
Do you know what your boss thinks about Jesus? How about Muhammad or Moses ?
On July 4, a full-page ad sponsored by Christian-owned Hobby Lobby (an Oklahoma City-based arts-and-crafts company), ran in the Star and many other newspapers. The ad claimed the United States is a nation founded on God and Christianity.
Sales associate Courtney Hilton, right, hustles to get her table display finished at the new Hobby Lobby store at Broadway and Craycroft. Katrijn Beci, down from Ahwatukee to train the new employees, watches.
The arts and crafts mecca known as Hobby Lobby opens its first Tucson store at 9 a.m. Friday.
Work continues on the facade of a new commercial building at Broadway and Craycroft. The building will house Stein Mart and Hobby Lobby, along with other shops. Builders say the corner plot will have a Southwest look, with earthy colors.
Hobby Lobby and Stein Mart hope to move into the center before the holiday season. The construction project is expected to employ 80 workers at its peak.
The dilapidated building that once housed a tire shop on the corner of Broadway and Craycroft Road has been razed, and new walls are going up.
More details are emerging about the face-lift coming soon to the former Mervyn's at the northeast corner of East Broadway and Craycroft Road, vacant since 2008.
Hobby Lobby has signed a lease to open in a 55,000-square-foot store in the former Mervyn’s at the northeast corner of East Broadway and North Craycroft Road, a company representative said Tuesday.