Schools burnish appeal of computer science classes, but participation is down.
Schools hope a marketing deal brings better student communication and new revenue.
Mixed support from Pima County lawmakers, teachers on new civics test mandate.
Warren Burda, a U.S. government teacher at Sunnyside High School, supports a new state law that requires students to pass a civics test before they can graduate.
Road Runner looks at six major projects slated for completion or progress.
Pima County's main library is closed until a broken heater is repaired.
The Joel D. Valdez Main Library is closed until the heater is fixed.
School district's search consultants to be paid $21,900 plus costs.
The streetcar will stretch its usual weekday schedule on New Year's Eve.
Streetcar, parking fines, new meters are among the year's top happenings.
The Vail couple also wants better training for Pima County deputies.
Weekly piece wraps up with some of your final questions of 2014.
McCain, who will chair the Senate Armed Services Committee, outlined priorities.
Smoking policy among those pushed back to January.
Delayed the issues until January meeting.
Despite decades of trying, city's synchronization efforts leave drivers frustrated.
City wants to close Downtown Loop amid decreased ridership, new streetcar service.
The top image shows the software used to track traffic starting in the 1990s; the bottom image shows the newest version, which can be accessed from a tablet computer.
Part of the route will be closed during the Winter Street Fair.
South Tucson said responsibility for improper tax is shared, Pima County disagrees.
Pima County staff wants community feedback on the future of Colossal Cave Mountain Park.
Most of Fourth Avenue will close, but shuttle bus will ferry passengers to their next stop.
Sale paves way for new student housing in the West University neighborhood.
Will the downtown trains ever pipe down? The answer: Yes, eventually.
New and old parking meters in downtown. More than 850 meters like the one on the left will replace the old, coin-only meters.
Brief I-10 closure at 7 a.m. Sunday Dec. 7 will likely cause delays.
Pima County leaders will vote on a policy that would make it impossible for smokers to get a job in the county.
Western Area Power Administration has started work on a power line access road.
The Pima County Board of Supervisors paved the way for two projects in the foothills during their Tuesday meeting.
The Pima County Board of Supervisors approved the paving of a dirt road in the Catalina Foothills amid worries the project could diminish the neighborhood's historic vibe.
But some would prefer to keep the dirt roads they already have.
Cited months of delays by contractor.
A Maierhauser has run Colossal Cave Mountain Park for the last 58 years, but a recent audit shows the cave is in need of repairs and, in the opinion of some, new leadership.
Alice Vail slept under a tarp in the company of scorpions.
The Jan. 8th Memorial Foundation narrows its search for a designer.
Why some people aren't happy about the new streetcar ads.
General fund money will be used to fix major roadways in county.
The developers of a proposed bicycle-themed resort across the street from Saguaro National Park withdrew their application for a conditional use permit. Dozens of opponents and neighbors, including leaders of Saguaro National Park, voiced concerns about the project.
A University of Arizona student worries a marked crosswalk is not safe enough at busy crossing.
Former staffer for Supervisor Miller says she told him to file claim.
Plans on pause amid opposition from neighbors near Saguaro National Park East.
Volunteer wrangler Jeanne Christie has been with Ron Barber's campaign since 2012.
Not raising Arizona's gas tax put a squeeze on county road repairs.
Report recommends county give $1.56 million to fund park's most pressing repairs.
Events brought in $1.17 million in the last fiscal year.
Barraza-Aviation Parkway, also known as State Route 210, will be closed Monday evening starting at 9 p.m. and is expected to re-open Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 5 a.m.
A contentious maintenance project that would involve clearing vegetation from land west of Tumamoc Hill won’t start until November, according to a spokesperson from the Western Area Power Administration.
Utility work could bulldoze a mile-long, 100-foot-wide section.
It’s been one week since Arizona started issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples and Pima County has seen an overall uptick in applications.
Pima County supervisors decide to talk another day.