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Cyclovia Tucson gears up for people-powered fun

Cyclovia Tucson gears up for people-powered fun

Cyclovia Tucson runs Sunday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

April 16, 2015 4:00 pm Photos

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Like to bike? Try this downtown scavenger hunt

Like to bike? Try this downtown scavenger hunt

If bicycling through downtown while trying to solve riddles, find objects and conquer feats of “strength and stupidity,” all while learning about obscure parts of downtown Tucson, appeals to your inner biking detective, you’re in luck.

April 01, 2015 4:51 pm Photos

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Tucson in 100 Objects — golf cart crossing sign

Tucson in 100 Objects — golf cart crossing sign

The allure of living on the links is dimming.

July 01, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
New Zealand Surf Dog

New Zealand Surf Dog

In this photo taken Feb. 24, 2010 made available Wednesday, March 17, 2010, Ralph, a mutt of an undetermined breed, surfs a wave with his owner Geoff Cox on the beach of Mt. Maunganui, near Auckland, New Zealand. The pair started surfing together after Cox found a dog life vest at a local pe…

January 16, 2014 7:22 pm
Paton's Birder Haven to be sold

Paton's Birder Haven to be sold

A residence in Patagonia — where bird-watchers have come for decades to spot species such as the sought-after violet-crowned hummingbird in the backyard — will be sold by the owners and managed by the Tucson Audubon Society.

December 13, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Dutch baby

Dutch baby

Dutch baby adapted from "The Lost Art of Real Cooking," by Ken Albala and Rosanna Nafziger, can be served with such toppings as cinnamon, yogurt, maple syrup, honey and marmalade. (Kirk McKoy/Los Angeles Times/MCT)

October 08, 2013 5:44 pm
Put on your bowling shoes

Put on your bowling shoes

Elizabeh McGovern and Carol Kane pose before bowling at the 1st Annual "Second Stage All Star Bowling Classic" at Madison Square Garden, Feb.17,1986.The event is non-profit, where non celebrations pay to bowl with celebrations to raise money for theatre productions. (AP Photo)

September 05, 2013 1:15 pm
Amelia Earhart

Amelia Earhart

Amelia Earhart, the Trans-Atlantic flyer, and her Stepson, Dave Putman, photographed on the beach on July 9, 1932, at Los Angeles, California, a short time after their arrival there by plane recently from New York. Miss Earhart's husband accompanied them on the flight. (AP Photo)

July 24, 2013 2:16 pm
George H. W. Bush

George H. W. Bush

With King Hussein of Jordan, at the helm, Vice President George H. W. Bush, standing, center, and their wives, Barbara Bush, second from left, and Queen Noor, cruise while staying at the kings summer guest house, Aug. 1, 1986, Aqaba, Jordan. (AP Photo/ Ron Edmonds)

December 26, 2012 7:51 pmLoading…
The ghosts of Halloween past

The ghosts of Halloween past

Dr. Frankenstein, surrounded by his ghouls watch with joy as a body fills a coffin, during a performance for Halloween in England, November 1979. Tony Silver from San Jose, California, of the U. S. Army in Germany plays the part of Dr. Frankenstein. (AP Photo)

October 27, 2012 3:18 pmLoading…
The ghosts of Halloween past

The ghosts of Halloween past

One of the games played at every Halloween party is eating, or rather, trying to eat apple suspended on a string with your hand behind you. They were few of the children of New York's Little Italy who were guests at the Annual Halloween Party sponsored by the Children's Aid Society in New Yo…

October 27, 2012 3:18 pmLoading…
The ghosts of Halloween past

The ghosts of Halloween past

A big banana seen with a fudge sundae makes its way through New York's Greenwich Village for the 11th annual village Halloween Parade, Oct. 31, 1984. Thousands of spectators, many in costumes jammed the streets as the loosely-organized parade walked by. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

October 27, 2012 3:16 pmLoading…
The ghosts of Halloween past

The ghosts of Halloween past

Mike Domingue and Liz Lassalle put their heads together and go after a couple of apples during the Halloween bobbing contest at the University of New Orleans in New Orleans, Oct. 28, 1978. This bucket's eye-view of the bobbing was made by a creative photographer who shot the action through t…

October 27, 2012 3:15 pmLoading…
The ghosts of Halloween past

The ghosts of Halloween past

A White House guard offers some conversation but no treats outside the White House in Washington, Oct. 31, 1977, as he turns away trick-or-treaters. The group of youngsters visited some other well known Washington addresses during their Halloween travel. (AP Photo/John Duricka)

October 27, 2012 3:15 pmLoading…
The ghosts of Halloween past

The ghosts of Halloween past

Pictured here is the Halloween festival in Anaheim, Calif., Oct. 20, 1962. Nearly everyone turns out to watch the parade, and thousands are on hand to watch the show that launches it at the Palma Stadium. Another 7,000 or more school children take part in a youngsters' parade and there is br…

October 27, 2012 3:17 pmLoading…
The ghosts of Halloween past

The ghosts of Halloween past

Pictured here are children preparing for the Halloween festival in Anaheim, Calif., Oct. 20, 1962. Nearly everyone turns out to watch the parade, and thousands are on hand to watch the show that launches it at the Palma Stadium. Another 7,000 or more school children take part in a youngsters…

October 27, 2012 3:17 pmLoading…
The ghosts of Halloween past

The ghosts of Halloween past

Youngsters parade through Central Park in New York dressed in their Halloween costumers when the city arranged a party for the kids Oct. 30, 1966. Some 20,000 kids attended the party in the Park. (AP Photo/Jacob Harris)

October 27, 2012 3:17 pmLoading…
The ghosts of Halloween past

The ghosts of Halloween past

Pictured here is the Halloween festival in Anaheim, Calif., Oct. 20, 1962. Nearly everyone turns out to watch the parade, and thousands are on hand to watch the show that launches it at the Palma Stadium. Another 7,000 or more school children take part in a youngsters' parade and there is br…

October 27, 2012 3:14 pmLoading…
The ghosts of Halloween past

The ghosts of Halloween past

Dressed in their bunny outfits, Warren and Missey (below) Millard of Miami, Fla., Oct. 25, 1974, are ready for a night of trick or treating on Halloween. (AP Photo)

October 27, 2012 3:15 pmLoading…
The ghosts of Halloween past

The ghosts of Halloween past

These jack-o-lanterns offer Dickie Clark, 13, of St. Paul a stern warning to mind his manners on Halloween, Oct. 29, 1965. What's really scary here is that young Dickie appears to have no bottom half. (AP Photo)

October 27, 2012 3:15 pmLoading…

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