Plaintiff’s attorney Brianna Martinez, center, questions a witness during a mock trial that capped a six-week program. Thirty-one young people learned about the various courts and how the legal system works.
Superior Court law clerk Benjamin Griem, left, gives some last-minute advice to, from left, Brianna Martinez, Natalie Barragan and plaintiff Pat Roman during the mock trial.
In five of Gary Minor’s seven seasons as head coach at Ironwood Ridge, the Nighthawks won at least eight games.
Ironwood Ridge High School varsity football players watch film with coach Gary Minor on Aug. 14, 2006 before the first day of practice with pads.
Luke Walton defends against the Bruins Jason Kapono on Feb. 14, 2002.
Luke Walton shoots over Sam Clancy and #22 Errick Craven on Feb. 16, 2002.
UA's Luke Walton tries to call timeout on Feb. 16, 2002.
Luke Walton stretches for a loose ball while guarded by USC's Sam Clancy and Desmon Farmer on Feb. 16, 2002.
A scorpion glows a bright green under ultraviolet light during Cool Summer Nights at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum.
20 FHZ SAFARI JD -p14 Shambay (cq SHAMBAY) the male African lion yawns after getting up from a nap during Reid Park Zoo Safari Nights Friday, June 14th, 2013 (cq FRIDAY, JUNE 14TH , 2013) with close encounters with animals, music, games , face painting and all the animals at the zoo. Photo J…
April Lisette adjusts her wig on April 10 for The Great American Playhouse’s production of “Quest of the Cavemen.”
Kansas forward T.J. Pugh attempts to block a shot by Mike Bibby on March 14, 1997.
Mike Bibby's defense improved enough this season that he was assigned to guard Kansas standout Jacque Vaughn (#11) during the UA's victory over the Jayhawks on March 23, 1997.
A bolt of lightning lights up the desert at Linda Vista and Camino de Oesta on July 18, 2005 as a storm moves through the Northwest.
Birkenstocks sandals help keep Tucson’s non-Phoenix image.
Arizona's #48 Rob Gronkowski scores after catching a pass in the third quarter on Sept. 8, 2007, with NAU's #27 Nate Dedic defending.
Arizona's #48 Rob Gronkowski gets hit by Oregon's #15 Patrick Chung on Nov. 15, 2007, in the first quarter.
Pusch Ridge Christian Academy varsity football mugs on July 29, 2008, with player Aaron Vaughn.
UA's Richard Jefferson blocks Sam Clancy on Feb. 17, 2001, as Clancy tries to go up for a shot under the basket in the first half. Arizona beat the Trojans 105-61.
UA basketball player Richard Jefferson shoots during the Nov. 25, 1998 game against Texas at McKale Center.
Kris Clack drives to the basket against Richard Jefferson during the first half of the UA vs. Texas Men's Basketball game at McKale Center on Nov. 25, 1998.
Javelina feed on tubers and some pieces of bread spread in Picture Rocks. Javelina can become a nuisance, so don’t feed them and keep your dogs away from them.
Arizona coach Mike Candrea takes Jennie Finch out of the game in the top of the 7th inning on May 27, 2002.
Mike Candrea gives Jennie Finch a hug after the UA loss to Cal in the championship game on May 27, 2002.
Arizona pitcher Jennie Finch throws against Cal in the championship game on May 27, 2002.
Arizona's bench welcomes Jennie Finch after she homered in the 11th inning on May 26, 2002, for the go ahead score against Florida State.
UA's pitcher Jennie Finch winds up on May 26, 2002, on her way to striking out 17 Seminoles and advancing the Cats to the Championship game against Cal.
Arizona right fielder Shelley Duncan makes his way back toward second after being caught in a rundown during practice at Sancet Field on Jan. 23, 2001.
Librarian Shawn Finn helps Francisco Hernandez Diaz wrap rubber bands around popsicle sticks while building his catapult Wednesday, April 30th, 2014 during a prelude to the Summer Reading Program, STEM (science,technology, engineering and math) at Woods Memorial Library, 3455 N 1st Ave.
This squash blossom turquoise necklace is on display at Tohono Chul Park.
The pool area at the Altamira Apartments looking SSW towards downtown Tucson, 1998.
The pool area at the Altamira Apartments in 1998.
Kids launch foam projectiles at Lego targets across a small wall during a STEM event to kick off the summer reading program at Woods Memorial Library.
Samantha Sonoqui fires her catapult’s foam projectile over a wall of Legos at Woods Memorial Library, 3455 N. First Ave. The reading program begins May 22.
Librarian Shawn Finn helps Francisco Hernandez Diaz wrap rubber bands around sticks while building his catapult.
Perla Arias, Nyssa Valenzuela, Lucy Nava, Leonardo Rodriguez, Eric Pace and Jacob Ruiz watch as their foam projectiles are catapulted into the air during a STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) event to kick off the summer reading program at Woods Memorial Library. The program run…
Angela Harper helps Christian Rodriguez build a catapult.
Tilapia is a popular fish to raise in aquaponic systems.
24 NWS COVER JD-p3 Josh Varela (cq JOSH VARELA /top) gets a slice of pizza for his son Dominic Varela (cq DOMINIC VARELA /bottom left) Thursday, September 17th, 2009 (cq THURSDAY. SEPTEMBER 17TH, 2009) at CiCi’s Pizza during their lunch buffet. Photo / Jim Davis/Arizona Daily Star/ digital 1…
Learn how to make your own organic compost.
Tucson High School’s David Vann overcame a serious hand injury and a challenging family environment to succeed. He will be inducted into the Tucson High School T-Club on Thursday.
Real estate agent Peter DeLuca opens the security shutters of a Foothills home Sunday, April 13, 2014, for an open house showing.
Volunteers Christine Andreotta, left, and Jean Taylor place plants where they can be picked up by new owners at Saturday’s spring plant sale at the Pima County Cooperative Extension, 4210 N. Campbell Ave. Proceeds from the sale go back into seeds, compost and other materials for new plants.
Wagons ho! Volunteers pull three wagons loaded with plants from Saturday’s plant sale. The next sale is slated for Oct. 14.
Volunteer Debbie McIntosh pushes the wheelbarrow of plants for Tom Duddleston, right, and his wife Beth, left, at the Pima County Cooperative Extension spring plant sale.
Deb Shedeck holds Rosie, whom she named and plans on adopting, during Sunday’s Drink Wine for No Kill Pima County fundraiser.
Janice Mikovich pours wine for Helena Lamb. Six tastings along with raffle prizes for pets and people helped raise money at the event.