Once considered among the best-organized public forums in the country, the Sunday Evening Forum has been resurrected.
The Sunday Evening Forum, the go-to speaker series for generations of Tucson families, returns March 30, adding to the mix of new buildings, new restaurants and the modern streetcar making downtown a destination again.
PHOENIX — Former House Speaker Joe Lane, whose political career was cut short in the wake of the impeachment of Gov. Evan Mecham, died Thursday in Tucson.
A proposed holiday to honor labor leader Cesar Chavez could cost taxpayers $500,000.
The Tucson Martin Luther King Jr. Committee will present the annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day March and Festival at 8:30 a.m. Monday on the University of Arizona Mall. The march begins at 9 a.m. on the west side of Old Main near the fountain, heads south on Campbell Avenue and proceeds to t…
A stray dog trapped by Randy Grim, founder of Stray Rescue of St. Louis, on Monday, Jan. 6, 2014. Grim named the dog, trapped near Martin Luther King Drive and Newstead Avenue, "Uggs." He said they had been trying to catch him since last summer. Photo by J.B. Forbes, email@example.com
John F. Kennedy was buried at Arlington 50 years ago today, leaving his body to rest but not much else.
It’s the sense of unity among the crowd gathered to support equal rights and the speakers’ calls to action that’s left a lasting impression on Tucson residents who attended the 1963 March on Washington.
President Barack Hussein Obama’s second inauguration was every bit as historic as his first — not because it said so much about the nation’s long, bitter, unfinished struggle with issues of race, as was the case four years ago, but because it said so little about the subject.
Rincon High senior Elijah Wesley recently received a Martin Luther King Jr. Drum Major Award, recognizing his efforts to surmount family difficulties and help others.
Honoree Elijah Wesley talks with Catherine Comstock, left, Rincon High School principal, and Anita Smith-Etheridge, another award recipient.
Elijah Wesley, an 18-year-old senior at Rincon High School, is always told to be somebody.
The Rev. King speaks during a press conference at St. Louis University on Oct. 12, 1964, shortly before he spoke at the Sheraton-Jefferson Hotel downtown on the need for religious bodies to oppose racial prejudice within their denominations and congregations. It was the last of his seven pub…
Marchers heading west on Franklin Avenue at Twelfth Street (Tucker Boulevard) along the eight-mile-long parade route. Part of Franklin now is Dr. Martin Luther King Boulevard. (Larry Williams/Post-Dispatch)
Nine Tucson-area seniors were awarded art scholarships by the Southern Arizona Watercolor Guild.
Martin Luther King Jr.'s niece will speak about anti-abortion
issues at a lunch in Tucson next week.