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Kids' play is serious business as special-needs preschool tests Tucson toy maker's products

Kids' play is serious business as special-needs preschool tests Tucson toy maker's products

Pupils, from left, Caden Deatherage, 6, Ethan Jin, 5, and Bella Pendolino try to pass a sensory ball handed off by teacher Candy Kennelly at Wings on Words in Tucson. The teachers are assessing PlayabilityToys' products in their summer-camp lessons.

June 22, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Kids' play is serious business as special-needs preschool tests Tucson toy maker's products

Kids' play is serious business as special-needs preschool tests Tucson toy maker's products

Students Bella Pendolino, 5, left, and Caden Deatherage, 6, feel their sensory puppets for textures suggested by teacher Candy Kennelly at Wings on Words Preschool.

June 22, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Kids' play is serious business as special-needs preschool tests Tucson toy maker's products

Kids' play is serious business as special-needs preschool tests Tucson toy maker's products

A Tucson toy manufacturer is counting on the response and enthusiasm of children with special needs to help market its sensory toys.

June 22, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Former Bourque CEO gets 41/2 yrs. for felony DUI

The founder and former CEO of a local high-tech company was sentenced Friday to 4 1/2 years in state prison on felony drunken-driving charges.

March 09, 2013 12:00 am
Tucson firm developing a way to save miners' lives

Tucson firm developing a way to save miners' lives

From left are program manager Stephanie Chiesi, design engineer Brian Richardson and design and manufacturing engineer Jason Brockbank with the Commercial Crew Transport-Air Revitalization System at Paragon Space Development Corp.

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Tucson firm developing a way to save miners' lives

Tucson firm developing a way to save miners' lives

Technology originally designed for commercial space travel has been adapted to save lives in the mining industry.

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Restoration company here makes list of 500 fastest-growing firms

A Tucson company is one of only nine Arizona firms to make the new list of America's 500 fastest-growing companies compiled by Inc. magazine.

September 16, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Local firm's java is easy on stomach

A Tucson roasting company has been saying its acid-free coffee is easy on sensitive tummies, and now a professor's study confirms it.

September 14, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

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