A proposal from a Texas congressman could hinder the only passenger rail service that serves Tucson.
Peter, Paul play the Fox, remember Mary
When Jonathan Batiste takes the Club Congress stage tonight, he will have the distinction of being the first musical artist in recent memory to perform at the downtown venue as part of a UApresents concert season.
Jonathan Batiste’s résumé is sprinkled with a long list of high-profile achievements.
Kate O'Flaherty at age 20 in 1870, the year in which she and Oscar Chopin were married in Holy Angels Church, at 14th and LaSalle streets. The couple honeymooned in Europe before settling in New Orleans. Missouri History Museum image
Oscar Chopin in 1870, the year he married Kate O'Flaherty. The couple lived in New Orleans until 1879, when they moved to the Chopin family plantation near Cloutierville, halfway between Natchitoches and Alexandria in central Louisiana. Oscar Chopin died there in 1882. Missouri History Museum image
The river remains the most efficient, inexpensive way for major grain companies to move their commodities.
A little New Orleans flavor in the Old Pueblo.
TAMPA, Fla. — Republicans staged a remarkably subdued opening to Mitt Romney’s national convention Monday in the midst of a turbulent election year, mindful about uncorking a glittery political celebration as Tropical Storm Isaac surged menacingly toward New Orleans and the northern Gulf Coast.
The Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona has issued a call for local artists to create masks for Mardi Gras 2013.
Tom Beal continues his search for fine food and brew in Tucson, this time landing at the fairly new Parish, at 6453 N. Oracle Road. Here's a snippet of what he discovered; for the full review, see Thursday's Caliente section.
The Arizona Wildcats continue to make recruiting in the Big Easy
look, well, easy.