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Fitz: The Tucson Gem and Mineral Show is my rocky beat

Fitz: The Tucson Gem and Mineral Show is my rocky beat

The stone ’n’ bone peddlers from out of town needed an experienced gumshoe with moxie, and I was their man. Sure, ruby heists and sapphire thieves were on their mind, but nothing made the Tucson Gem and Mineral Show organizers sweat diamonds like bad wordplay. Puns were the worst.

February 08, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Tucson's Ajo Cafe to open Saturdays for Gem Show

Iconic Tucson restaurant normally open only on weekdays.

February 08, 2013 11:31 amLoading…
Guest Column: City ready to host gem showcase, welcome more than 60,000 visitors

Guest Column: City ready to host gem showcase, welcome more than 60,000 visitors

"It's important as a community that we welcome our visitors with open arms and make them feel at home."

February 03, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Guest Column: City ready to host gem showcase, welcome more than 60,000 visitors

Guest Column: City ready to host gem showcase, welcome more than 60,000 visitors

In the next two weeks, the Tucson Convention Center will host the Tucson Gem and Mineral Society's 59th Annual Tucson Gem and Mineral Show and the American Gem Trade Association's 2013 Gem Fair, the world's premier colored gemstone event.

February 03, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
What not to miss

What not to miss

Charlie Harris of Charlie's Comics has moved the store into a new, larger spot and will hold a grand reopening on Saturday.

January 31, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
What not to miss

What not to miss

The Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase gets under way this weekend with more than 40 shows set up across the metro area. Geoff Notkin, one of TV's "Meteorite Men, will have two exhibition spaces: a suite at the Hotel Tucson City Center InnSuites, 475 N. Granada Ave., Friday through Fe…

January 31, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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It's gem show time! Tucson sparkles with thousands of dealers

It's gem show time! Tucson sparkles with thousands of dealers

Fluorite, a relatively common mineral, is the theme of this year's Tucson Gem and Mineral Show. Just about about every color of the rainbow can be found in the colorful mineral. This specimen is from Yaogangxian, China.

January 24, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
It's gem show time! Tucson sparkles with thousands of dealers

It's gem show time! Tucson sparkles with thousands of dealers

You can't throw a rock in Tucson during the month of February without hitting someone willing to buy it. • Thousands of dealers sporting tens of thousands of specimens - everything from fossils to fluorite - will descend on the Old Pueblo in the coming weeks as the Tucson Gem, Mineral & …

January 24, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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It's gem show time! Tucson sparkles with thousands of dealers

It's gem show time! Tucson sparkles with thousands of dealers

Freshwater pearls are among the thousands of the jewelry items available in the multi-venue Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase that stretches from downtown into the metro area.

January 24, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
It's gem show time! Tucson sparkles with thousands of dealers

It's gem show time! Tucson sparkles with thousands of dealers

Freshwater pearls are among the thousands of the jewelry items available in the multi-venue Tucson Gem, Mineral & Fossil Showcase that stretches from downtown into the metro area.

January 24, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
It's gem show time! Tucson sparkles with thousands of dealers

It's gem show time! Tucson sparkles with thousands of dealers

Artist Eusheen Goines works under his own gaze as he passes his glass work through his torch while his image is projected onto a big screen during the 10th annual Flame Off competition at the Rialto Theatre.

January 24, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

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