Mugshot of David Fitzsimmons. Shot in the Star studio on April 17, 2012.
Walker Padilla of the 2013 Canyon Del Oro High School football team on Wednesday, August 14, 2013 in Tucson, AZ. Photo by Ron Medvescek / Arizona Daily Star.
Members and friends of the Hilliard family gather around a table on the sidewalk to eat burgers in front of Lindy’s on 4th.
Jessica Toussaint serves lunch at Thunder Canyon Brewery, 220 E. Broadway. The downtown spot has 40+ beers on tap.
A super-easy and super-popular recipe: stuffed jalapeños. Jalapeños with stems are spiked with finely chopped onions and topped with seasoning salt. Jalapeños without stems are stuffed with chicken salad. When preparing these tantalizingly tasty treats, wear gloves when slicing and handling …
Salpointe Catholic’s Jio Orozco was 8-1 as a junior last spring with the Lancers and made the Area Code Games all-tournament team this summer.
Austin Nehls of Catalina Foothills High School is the Star's 2013-14 Southern Arizona Boys Basketball Player of the Year. Photographed in the Star studio on April 8, 2014.
Alex McMahon drives during a practice round in preparation for competing in the Pac-12 championships April 24, 2014.
Junior pitcher Jio Orozco takes warm-up during baseball practice at Salpointe Catholic High School on April 10, 2014.
Looking westward along Sandy Beach in Puerto Peñasco ("Rocky Point), Sonora, Mexico.
The new two-story Paul and Lydia Kalmanovitz Elder Care Center will help seniors with both short-term and long-term mental-health issues.
The local artist they select will paint the blue wall in the patient lounge of the Paul and Lydia Kalmanovitz Elder Care Center, 2221 N. Rosemont Blvd.
Technicians Dave Hymers, left, and Brian Clark, with GeoInnovation LLC, work on the installation of a solar-energy system.
Eighty solar panels, arranged in subarrays, cover a 5,000-square-foot building near Fort Lowell and Craycroft roads.
Tucson Medical Center is looking for local artists to do a mural on the wall to the right of the center post in the new $4.5 million Paul and Lydia Kalmanovitz Elder Care Center, 2221 N. Rosemont Blvd., alongside Handmaker Jewish Services for the Aging in Tucson, AZ. It's a joint operation b…
The new 54,000 sq, foot state-of-the-art Robert Gomez Building at El Rio Congress Center in Tucson, AZ. sits across the street from the new modern street car line.
Dr. Bernie Trejo makes notes on the eye examination of nine-year-old Kailee Hernandez in the Opthamology clinic. This department has been expanded with new equipment and will include 4 doctors.
Physician's assistant Raul Martinez takes his leave from patient Benjamin Richart after bringing him to the new electronic records window.
Many of the examining rooms feature these shorter exam tables making access easier for people with mobility issues. The new building ofeers 72 patient exam rooms, up from a previous high of 48.
The demonstration kitchen is a new addition to El Rio Congress Center. It will be used for nutrition education for staff and patients to promote healthy well-being. This Saturday will be the first class for their Life enhancement program.
This is the spacious check-in lobby in the adult medicine clinic.
Photos by Ron Medvescek / Arizona Daily StarDr. Bernie Trejo, above, makes notes on the eye examination of 9-year-old Kailee Hernandez in the ophthalmology clinic at the new El Rio Community Health Center on West Congress Street in Tucson. At right, the new 54,000-square-foot, state-of-the-a…
Menlo Park Elementary School, 1100 W. Fresno Street, in Tucson, AZ. is currently closed. Photo taken Monday, August 11, 2014
Plans to lease out parts of the closed Menlo Park Elementary School, 1100 W. Fresno St., to Prescott College are pending.
In practice last season, a winded Jarvis McCall couldn’t adjust to the speed of Arizona’s system. Now, the redshirt freshman is a strong candidate to start at cornerback. “... I’m not sure I’ve seen a guy make that much improvement in less than a year,” UA cornerbacks coach David Lockwood said.
Arizona starting pitcher Estela Pinon (32) went the distance during the Wildcats' NCAA Regional game against LSU at Hillenbrand Stadium. Photo taken Sunday, May 18, 2014 in Tucson, AZ. Photo by Ron Medvescek / Arizona Daily Star.
Max Smith is a member of Canyon Del Oro Football team in Tucson, AZ. Photo taken Tuesday, August 5, 2014. Photo by Ron Medvescek / Arizona Daily Star.
A former farming area off Interstate 10 will soon be the site of a massive complex serving retailers across the U.S. The area was chosen because of its proximity to Tucson and Phoenix.
The PhoenixMart logo marks the site of a future 500-acre project, expected to be completed by late 2015 or early 2016.
A group from Vantage West Credit Union enjoys a lunch in the dining room at Vero Amore in Tucson, AZ. The regular bar for the restaurant is in the background. Unbeknownst to diners, The Still, a 700 square foot speakeasy style bar, will soon open inside Vero Amore. It is accessed via a secret door.
The Still is a 700 square foot speakeasy style bar being built inside Vero Amore. It will only be accessed via a secret door.
303 CAL dSpoonful RM-p1 — These dishes are among the offerings at the new Lovin’ Spoonfuls (CQ LOVIN’ SPOONFULS) vegetarian restaurant on Wednesday, October 26, 2005. The dishes are, clockwise from front, Pasta Primavera (Linguini pasta and seasoned vegetables in a creamy vegan alfredo sauce…
1Restaurants for the Caliente Breakfast roundup include, clockwise from top, cinnamon roll, Cherry pocket, Chocolate danish at Village Bakehouse — breakfast/pastries, 7882 N. Oracle Road, 531-0977 on Thursday, February 9, 2012 in Tucson, AZ (TUCSON, AZ). Photo by Ron Medvescek/Arizona Daily …
Amphitheater High School running back Dante Anderson cuts across the field during a defensive drill at practice in Tucson, Ariz., Aug. 6, 2014.
Amphitheater High School running back Dante Anderson does his thing during practice in Tucson, Ariz., Aug. 6, 2014.
Dante Anderson is a member of Amphi HS Football team in Tucson, AZ. Photo taken Wednesday, August 6, 2014. Photo by Ron Medvescek / Arizona Daily Star.
Amphitheater High School running back Dante Anderson scored 11 touchdowns in the final four games last season.
Redshirt freshman quarterback Anu Solomon, a former four-star recruit out of Las Vegas, is fighting for the starting spot this season after sitting back and watching in 2013. “He still makes mistakes here and there ... but I think he’s really comfortable,” UA head coach Rich Rodriguez said.
Lorraine Sandven took up bowling in 1960 after moving to Arizona.
Lorraine Sandven, 78, has bowled in 50 national tournaments and says “As long as I’m able ... I will continue to go.”
All-Star Marcus Edwards - Sabino High School's Marcus Edwards on August 13, 2013.
Cienega quarterback Adriell Alvarado works behind an effective offensive line as he hands off to running back Francisco Dicochea during their season opener against Ironwood Ridge at Cienega on Aug. 30, 2013 in Vail, Ariz.
Mary Anderson, former principal at Lineweaver Elementary School, accepts a certificate from TUSD Superintendent H.T. Sanchez for improved grades.
TUSD Superintendent H.T. Sanchez speaks during a press conference after the Arizona Department of Education released letter grades and AIMS scores on Monday, August 4, 2014.
David Fitzsimmons, Arizona Daily Star cartoonist and troublemaker.
Jan Jacob Rab places a license plate in the back window of the 1965 Volvo 121 he’s driving on the Volvo tour. The car originally belonged to his grandfather.
Team members wave farewell as they leave Volvo of Tucson.