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Tucson's top football coaches: No. 14 Jay Campos

Tucson's top football coaches: No. 14 Jay Campos

Head coach Jay Campos, of Sabino, talks to his players during a timeout during a game against Catalina Foothills at Sabino High School on Sept. 26, 2008.

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streetcar live blog

streetcar live blog

July 21, 2014 5:52 pm
09 PFINLEY COL p2

09 PFINLEY COL p2

Ben Carbajal has worked at Pima Community College as an athletic trainer for 35 years. Here he treats the leg of a soccer player before a weight lifting session on July 6, 2012.

July 19, 2014 6:30 pm
Tucson's Modern Streetcar

Tucson's Modern Streetcar

The city of Tucson wants to start passenger riding on the modern streetcar by this summer, but they won't have the required 8 cars ready by July 25. The city is asking the federal government for a waiver to operate with fewer cars. Meanwhile testing continues for the streetcar, this car make…

July 19, 2014 5:17 pm
Tucson's Modern Streetcar

Tucson's Modern Streetcar

The city of Tucson wants to start passenger riding on the modern streetcar by this summer, but they won't have the required 8 cars ready by July 25. The city is asking the federal government for a waiver to operate with fewer cars. Meanwhile testing continues for the streetcar, this car make…

July 19, 2014 5:17 pm
Tucson's Modern Streetcar

Tucson's Modern Streetcar

Donny Sondej, lower right, of Railworks Track Systems, makes sure the switches on the track stays aligned as the streetcar is towed along Eighth Street towards North Fourth Avenue in Tucson, Arizona. Workers from Sun Link and Railworks Track Systems performed some tests on the modern streetc…

July 19, 2014 5:13 pm
Tucson's Modern Streetcar

Tucson's Modern Streetcar

The modern streetcar is housed inside the Sun Link Operations and Maintenance facility in Tucson, Arizona. Workers from Sun Link and Railworks Track Systems performed some tests on the Modern Streetcar along North Fourth Avenue and on the University of Arizona campus on Tuesday night. Photo …

July 19, 2014 5:13 pm
Saguaro National Park

Saguaro National Park

Arlene Wilkinson, right, touches a jojoba plant as Susan Samuel stands beside her on a “Neighborhood Characters” tour.

July 18, 2014 3:49 pm
Tucson in 100 Objects

Tucson in 100 Objects

Tumamoc Hill offers a quick but arduous walk or run to hundreds of Tucsonans each morning and evening.

July 18, 2014 12:54 pm
Oscar Romero

Oscar Romero

Oscar Romero, coach of the Tucson High School baseball team, talks to his players at the start of practice at Cherry Field, 425 South Cherry Avenue, on April 9, 2014.

July 17, 2014 4:29 pm
Modern Streetcar

Modern Streetcar

The city of Tucson wants to start passenger riding on the modern streetcar by this summer, but they won’t have the required 8 cars ready by July 25. The city is asking the federal government for a waiver to operate with fewer cars. Meanwhile testing continues for the streetcar, this car make…

July 17, 2014 3:14 pm
Arte de la Vida

Arte de la Vida

Women’s clothing, masks and other pieces are for sale at Arte de la Vida.

July 16, 2014 3:13 pm
Arte de la Vida

Arte de la Vida

Masks decorate a wall at Arte de la Vida, 37 N. Tucson Blvd. The store has been open for two years and sells a mixture of vintage and modern Mexican folk art.

July 16, 2014 3:13 pm
Arte de la Vida

Arte de la Vida

James Goodreau, left, and Kevin Pawlak display a mixed-media cross that was made by Goodreau.

July 16, 2014 3:13 pm
Arte de la Vida

Arte de la Vida

Tonala pots from the 1930s and 1960s spice up the displays at Arte de la Vida.

July 16, 2014 3:13 pm
Arizona vs UCLA

Arizona vs UCLA

Arizona Wildcats forward Aaron Gordon (11) dunks the ball as UCLA Bruins forward David Wear (12) can only watch in the first half during a game at Pauley Pavilion in Los Angeles, California. Photo taken Thursday January 09, 2014 Photo by: Mamta Popat / Arizona Daily Star

July 06, 2014 12:00 am
Las Lomas

Las Lomas

Rancho Las Lomas, the historic and architecturally significant guest ranch on West Speedway is listed for sale, for the first time. The gate house near the entrance is the only one that is made completely from stone. This is the bedroom. The historic ranch has stone structures that were buil…

July 05, 2014 9:29 am
Las Lomas

Las Lomas

Rancho Las Lomas, the historic and architecturally significant guest ranch on West Speedway is listed for sale, for the first time. The historic ranch has stone structures that were built in the 1930s and 1940's. Clark Gable and Carol Lombard spent their honeymoon here as well as other movie…

July 05, 2014 9:27 am
Las Lomas

Las Lomas

Las Lomas, the historic and architecturally significant former guest ranch in the Tucson Mountains Foothills, is up for sale for the first time. The visitor list includes Clark Gable, Carole Lombard, John Wayne, Timothy Leary and Marvin Gaye.

July 03, 2014 2:34 pm
Las Lomas

Las Lomas

Rancho Las Lomas, now known simply as Las Lomas, includes a swimming pool with a common-space area for the residents. The property now includes 30 rental units occupied by artists, scientists, lawyers, journalists and others.

July 03, 2014 2:35 pm
Las Lomas

Las Lomas

This map, posted near the entry of the property, 4500 W. Speedway, shows the homes. The 13 stone buildings dating to the 1930s and ’40s were designed by architect Margaret Fulton Spencer. The property is being sold by Spencer’s granddaughter, Shayla Spencer.

July 03, 2014 2:35 pm
Sarah Garrecht Gassen

Sarah Garrecht Gassen

July 03, 2014 12:09 pm
Rincon Valley Farmers & Artisans Market

Rincon Valley Farmers & Artisans Market

The Rincon Valley Farmers & Artisans Market has fresh, local, pesticide-free produce, fruit, eggs, meat, locally made food, handcrafted furniture, jewelry, quilts and art. 

July 03, 2014 10:25 am
Lute and Bobbie Olson court

Lute and Bobbie Olson court

Inside McKale Center, the “Lute and Bobbi Olson Court” is a lasting tribute to the couple’s passion for the UA and Tucson.

July 03, 2014 9:43 am
Four different ways to celebrate the Fourth

Four different ways to celebrate the Fourth

Country concert to burlesque show, there's something for everyone July 4.

July 03, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Immigration

Immigration

Sebastian Quinac, of the Guatemalan Consulate, explains to Maria Gomez, 19, from Guatemala, how to read her bus ticket to Mississippi at the Greyhound Bus Station located at 471 West Congress Street. Gomez immigrated from Guatemala and was picked up in the Tucson Sector by Border Patrol. Gom…

July 02, 2014 4:42 pm
Informative walk

Informative walk

Saguaro National Park is offering a variety of hikes and talks this summer that explore the park's natural and cultural histories. 

July 02, 2014 1:01 pm
World Cup fans in Tucson

World Cup fans in Tucson

Fans cheer after the USA soccer team scored their second goal against Ghana in the second half during the World Cup game. People packed into Playground, 278 East Congress Street to watch the game on Monday June 16, 2014.

July 01, 2014 6:34 pm
World Cup fans in Tucson

World Cup fans in Tucson

Fans cheer after the USA soccer team scored their second goal against Ghana in the second half during the World Cup game in Brazil. People packed into Playground, 278 East Congress Street to watch the game on Monday June 16, 2014.

July 01, 2014 6:34 pm
World Cup fans in Tucson

World Cup fans in Tucson

Gabby Hernandez reacts to the USA soccer team coming close to scoring against Ghana in the second half during the World Cup game in Brazil. Hernandez joined other fans to watch the game at Playground, 278 East Congress Street on Monday, June 16.

July 01, 2014 6:35 pm
Carlos Mello Jr.

Carlos Mello Jr.

Carlos Mello Jr. has been a topiary artist in Tucson for more than 40 years. At age 85, he still maintains several topiaries in his front yard. He became serious about the art on a trip to Disneyland with his family in the 1970s.

July 01, 2014 11:41 am
World Cup in Tucson

World Cup in Tucson

Downtown fans at the Playground cheer after the U.S. soccer team scored its second goal against Ghana during World Cup pool play. The club is expecting another packed crowd today.

July 01, 2014 12:00 am
The Screamery

The Screamery

Kenny and Linda Sarnoski are owners of The Screamery, 50 S. Houghton Road. They will open Tucson's first ice creamery that makes its own pasteurized cream in-house. Most ice cream makers use a premade base. This chart and reporter tells what the air space and product temperatures are at insi…

June 30, 2014 4:36 pm
The Screamery

The Screamery

Kenny Sarnoski, co-owner of The Screamery, runs a test on his new 15-gallon vat pasteurizer that was built in Maryland. 

June 30, 2014 4:35 pm
La Cañada Drive road construction

La Cañada Drive road construction

Select Development & Construction has filed a $4 million defamation suit against the head of a trade organization representing subcontractors over critical comments about the company's performance on the La Cañada road widening.

June 30, 2014 9:42 am
La Cañada Drive road construction

La Cañada Drive road construction

The project to widen North La Cañada Drive between West Ina and River roads began in May 2012. The $18.7 million project was initially scheduled to be completed in April. The county has already paid an additional $242,000 due to extensions.

June 30, 2014 12:00 am
NCAA Tournament: Arizona vs. Wisconsin

NCAA Tournament: Arizona vs. Wisconsin

Arizona Wildcats guard Nick Johnson (13) looks to make a pass as he's defended by Wisconsin Badgers guard Josh Gasser (21) in the first half at the NCAA West Regionals in Anaheim, Calif., on Saturday, March 29, 2014.

June 29, 2014 12:00 am
Greg Spivey Band

Greg Spivey Band

Greg Spivey (GREG SPIVEY-cq), of the Greg Spivey Band, sings during the Country Christmas event at the Marana Health Center located at 13395 North Marana Main Street (13395 NORTH MARANA MAIN STREET-cq). Saturday December 17, 2011 (SATURDAY DECEMBER 17, 2011-cq). Marana, Arizona photo by: Mam…

June 27, 2014 4:55 pm
Stolen bust of Kennedy is back

Stolen bust of Kennedy is back

Mamta Popat / Arizona Daily StarThe John F. Kennedy bust that was ripped from its granite base in December 2013 and found in a west-side wash in late March was reinstalled Friday in El Presidio Park by Todd Hammond, left, and John Linke of Todd’s Handyman Services. The bust, unveiled in 1964…

June 27, 2014 2:18 pm
Adam Kwasman

Adam Kwasman

“I believe government exists to protect individual liberty,” says Adam Kwasman, shown at a Tucson meet-and-greet.

June 27, 2014 12:11 pm
Tucson Urban League

Tucson Urban League

Nakeesha Ross, right, a 17-year-old youth instructor, helps Ishan Shah, 13, start to build a rocket at the Physics Factory. Ross is working at the Physics Factory as part of the Urban League’s summer employment program.

June 27, 2014 11:49 am
The Naked Honey Co.

The Naked Honey Co.

Locally made honey is sweet and thick but The Naked Honey Co. also sells a thinner, caramelized style.

June 26, 2014 6:19 pm
El Dia de San Juan Fiesta

El Dia de San Juan Fiesta

For a century, families on the west side have been appealing to the patron saint of water to kick off the monsoon season. On Tuesday at the 17th Annual El Dia de San Juan Fiesta, Brandon Havier from the Tohono O’odham Nation performed a blessing to do just that.

June 24, 2014 6:17 pm
McKale Center

McKale Center

Renovation work continues on the main floor in McKale Center. The Wildcats will have a new entrance tunnel.

June 24, 2014 5:18 pm
McKale Center

McKale Center

Phase 1 of the McKale renovation, including new seating, is about 30 percent done, UA athletic director Greg Byrne says.

June 24, 2014 5:20 pm
McKale Center

McKale Center

Workers add plumbing for the women’s basketball new video- and locker-room area at McKale. UA coach Niya Butts believes the renovations will help with recruiting.

June 24, 2014 5:19 pm
McKale Center

McKale Center

Construction workers prep an area where new bathrooms will be installed as part of the renovation work on McKale Memorial Center at 1 National Championship Drive. The 30 million dollar renovation is expected to be completed at the start of the Fall 2014 semester. Photo taken: Tuesday June 24, 2014.

June 24, 2014 2:40 pm
McKale Center

McKale Center

New flooring was part of the renovation work inside McKale Memorial Center at 1 National Championship Drive. The 30 million dollar renovation is expected to be completed at the start of the Fall 2014 semester. Photo taken: Tuesday June 24, 2014.

June 24, 2014 2:39 pm
McKale Center

McKale Center

Renovation work continues on the main floor in McKale Memorial Center at 1 National Championship Drive. The 30 million dollar renovation is expected to be completed at the start of the Fall 2014 semester. Photo taken: Tuesday June 24, 2014.

June 24, 2014 2:39 pm
McKale Center

McKale Center

Expansion of the east end of McKale Memorial Center continues as part of the renovation work at 1 National Championship Drive. The 30 million dollar renovation is expected to be completed at the start of the Fall 2014 semester. Photo taken: Tuesday June 24, 2014.

June 24, 2014 2:41 pm

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