Tucson Police Department investigators bag evidence and investigate the scene of a fatal morning shooting in the 1500 block of South Craycroft Road. A man fired multiple shots, leaving another man dead on Tuesday.
LaNora Carrafa, 4, finds a suitable piece of “gold” to stash away while panning for the shiny stuff with her dad, Mike, at The Loft Kids Fest Kick-Off at Trail Dust Town, 6541 E. Tanque Verde Road. The event was Friday.
El reverendo Robin Hoover muestra cómo el uso de estas linternas de luz súper intensa pueden servir a los inmigrantes que necesiten pedir auxilio en medio del desierto. El 3 de julio de 2014 anunció en conferencia de prensa en El Tiradito, en Tucsón, la donación de 100 linternas en una igles…
Olivia Santiago, 5, listens intently as library associate Betty Corr reads from “The Shivers in the Fridge” during the Crafty Readers event July 3, at the Oro Valley Library, 1305 W. Naranja Drive. Kids listened to the story and afterward made crafts related to the themes and characters rela…
Alex Gutierrez, 6, makes a face after taking a whiff of a stink bug from entomologist Christina O’Connell during her presentation at Science Saturdays on July 5 at the Wheeler Taft Abbett Sr. Library, 7800 N. Schisler Drive. As part of the library’s Fizz Boom Wow summer series, O’Connell gav…
Workers with Frontier Towing clean up the wreckage from an overturned moving truck at the scene of a multiple-vehicle collision on Interstate 10 between Twin Peaks and Cortaro Roads on Friday. The driver of the truck was killed.
An official with the Arizona Department of Public Safety walks through the wreckage at the scene of a multiple-vehicle collision on Interstate 10 between Twin Peaks and Cortaro Roads on Friday.
Photo by Mike Christy / Arizona Daily StarThe cab of a moving truck was sheared away and its trailer lays overturned at the scene of a multiple-vehicle collision on Interstate 10 between Twin Peaks and Cortaro Roads on Friday. The driver of the moving truck was killed in the crash.
The cab of the moving truck was sheared away and its trailer overturned. The driver was westbound when he lost control and entered the eastbound lanes, striking two other vehicles.
Freeway travel between Cortaro Farms Road and Twin Peaks Road on Interstate 10 was restricted throughout Friday afternoon while officers investigated the crash.
Workers clean up the wreckage after a 41-year-old California man driving a moving truck was killed in a three-vehicle Interstate 10 crash at about 11:45 a.m. Friday.
Workers with Frontier Towing clean up the wreckage from an overturned moving truck at the scene of a multiple-vehicle collision on Interstate 10 between Twin Peaks and Cortaro Roads on Friday. The driver of the moving truck was killed.
Officials with the Arizona Department of Public Safety watch as a tractor-trailer is hoisted to be towed away from the scene of a multiple-vehicle collision on Interstate 10 between Twin Peaks and Cortaro Roads on Friday.
Westbound traffic sits idle at the scene of a multiple-vehicle collision on Interstate 10 between Twin Peaks and Cortaro Roads on Friday. Freeway travel was restricted throughout the afternoon while Arizona Department of Public Safety officers investigated a crash involving a moving truck, a…
Freeway travel between Cortaro Farms Road and Twin Peaks Road on Interstate 10 was restricted throughout Friday afternoon while Arizona Department of Public Safety officers investigated a crash involving a moving truck, a passenger care and a tractor-trailer. The driver of the moving truck w…
Robin Hoover is planning to distribute the flashlights through a church in Altar, Sonora, one of the last staging points for those about to cross into the United States.
Heather Woods, playing Maggie, delivers a swift kick to Tim Wambolt, playing Jefe, during the Pinnacle Peak Pistoleros’ Wild West stunt show, “The Legend of the Masked Marshal,” at Trail Dust Town on East Tanque Verde Road.
Dad Kyle Steinbuch, left, and his son Bridger, 4, try to fly a kite in the breeze outside the main hangar during Night Wings Saturday at the Pima Air and Space Museum, 6000 E. Valencia Road.
Caide Grimes, 12, hurls the ball in a game of dodgeball at AZ Air Time, 3931 W. Costco Drive.
Audreyanna Hodsden, 8, leans in to take an up-close look at a zebra-tailed lizard during the Reptiles of Southern Arizona informational event on June 25 at Woods Memorial Library, 3455 N. First Ave. The event was presented by Colossal Cave Mountain Park.
Union Public House’s Evan McCurdy whips up samples of rocket salad at the Splash summer benefit gala on Saturday at La Encantada, 2905 E. Skyline Drive. The event was a benefit for the Southern Arizona Arts & Cultural Alliance Creative Arts Therapy for Veterans programs. One of the even…
City officials may seek to move some customer-service operations to the Pima County Joint Courts Complex, which will open in February.
Bisbee players don’t mind chores as pitcher Tom Goodman, of Sarasota, Florida, chalks the third-base line before a game at Warren Ballpark, built in 1909.
Sierr Vista’s Tim Mahon, left, and David Loeffelman take in the Bisbee Blue-Roswell Invaders game Thursday at Warren Ballpark.
Austin Peay State University’s star freshman Alex Robles is back in Tucson for the summer to play with Tucson Post 7, an American Legion wood bat team. Robles contributed as both a pitcher and infielder for the Governors this past season.
Owner Ron Gerson, left, yanks on the cord to fire up a generator to test for handyman Todd Barricklow at Ronny G’s Pottery and More. Gerson, who’s had the shop for just over half a year, combines pottery and metal art with yard sale and thrift shop items.
Tony Redhouse performs the eagle dance of the Navajo Nation for a crowd of about 100 people at Bookmans Entertainment Exchange, 3733 W. Ina Road. The visual artist, a two-time winner of the Native American Music Awards, engaged the audience Friday by letting them play along on traditional in…
Two weeks ago, Sadie Silverstein, 8, gulped for air during a 200-yard swim at the Splash N’ Dash aquathon at the Marana Municipal Pool at Ora Mae Harn Park, 13250 N. Lon Adams Road. The six-date race series put on by Marana Parks and Recreation continues today. It features a two-part swim an…
Maricela Hernandez, 17, has her hair cut and styled by Nikki Cordova at Aveda Institute, which is offering discounts of 50 percent on any service with the new Connect in the City card, available for $5.
Alex Dittrich, right, explains to customer Kim Upston the benefits of the Connect in the City discount card she bought at Maker House, among more than 100 local stores taking the card.
A tabletop tent advertises the Connect in the City discount card at Maker House, 283 N. Stone Ave.
A crafted sign spelling out the name of the shop hangs above some of the arts and designs in Art and Soul, 1101 N. Wilmot Road, on the northwest corner of East Speedway Boulevard and North Wilmot Road.
Free Movies — and outdoors under the stars, too
Azayliah “Zay” Perez, front, gets a hug from friends Lexi Rich, right, and Sydney Hagerman at their last day of school at Kellond Elementary School on May 23. Zay was ecstatic at the news that she would be going on to fourth grade, and is looking forward to working on her reading this coming…
Azayliah “Zay” Perez, left, works on a year-end workbook with her best friend, Tavia Cailing, in their third-grade class at Kellond Elementary School on May 23. Zay, who lost a good friend to cancer, is now having to deal with Tavia’s impending move to Japan.
Long-vacant Popular Outdoor Outfitters was demolished Wednesday. No new retailers have been announced for the plaza and a general contractor has not yet been hired.
Sahuaro's Alex Verdugo (11) eyes his base hit in the fourth inning during the Sahuaro vs. Bradshaw Mountain Division II high school playoff baseball game on Friday, May 9, 2014, at Tempe Diablo Stadium in Tempe, Ariz. Sahuaro won 8-7 on a walk-off in the ninth inning after giving up 4 unansw…
C.J. Miles loads up a bag of green flat beans from the Grammy’s Farms booth at the Heirloom Farmers Market at Jesse Owens Park, 400 S. Sarnoff Drive. “They’re the best green beans around,” she said. Grammy’s Farms is located in Cochise. In addition to fruits and vegetables, a variety of home…
Marcela Molina, Tucson Girls Chorus director since 2010, applauds an outreach choir performance. She joined the group in 2006 as artistic director.
The Tucson Girls Chorus outreach choir from Imago Dei Middle School helps fill what director Marcela Molina calls a glaring gap in the nonprofit performing group’s makeup.
Carol Duarte, at BK Carne Asada and Hot Dogs, signs a petition for the appropriation of bond money to improve South 12th Avenue.
Restaurant patrons walk along a crack sidewalk on South 12th Avenue on Tuesday, May 13, 2014, in Tucson, Ariz. The city wants $3 million from Pima County for a bond package to redevelop the 12th Avenue corridor. Photo by Mike Christy / Arizona Daily Star
I-Ridge’s Kelsey Brown returns a shot in a 7-6 (5), 6-1 win over Foothills’ Kirtana Bhat.
Catalina Foothills’ Bogdan Racolta returns a volley from Nogales’ Francisco Ton during their semifinal match.
Sofia Melnychuck, 10, gets encouragement from mom, Karen, before recording a practice take for a voiceover about the saints at their home. The two have been in business together for nearly six years.
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles (9) fires a pass during the during the first quarter of the Philadelphia Eagles vs. Oakland Raiders NFL football game on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, at O.com Coliseum in Oakland, Calif. At the half, Philadelphia leads 28-10. Photo by Mike Christy / Arizon…
Pitcher Johnny Rodriguez fires a pitch during the second inning of the Sierra Vista Buena vs. Sunnyside playoff baseball game on Saturday, May 3, 2014, at Sunnyside High School, 1725 E. Bilby Road, in Tucson, Ariz. Sunnyside won 10-3. Photo by Mike Christy / Arizona Daily Star
Airman 1st Class Jeremy Santos, right, and Staff Sgt. Christopher Vasquez, both with the 357th Maintenance Group, service an RPM sensor on an A-10 aircraft for the 357th Fighter Squadron at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base on Friday.