They often can be a physical reminder of a special bond
Mural along I-10 has commuters questioning whether it's finished.
Kids who don't take drivers ed are more likely to get convicted of traffic violations.
Use of taxpayer-funded website to influence ballot measure is alleged.
The post links to a taxpayer-funded website, which might be illegal.
A citizens group considers more than 138 projects to possibly push forward.
No plans for pavement improvement on Valencia any time soon.
Many drivers fail to stop, but the law says they should.
Hospitality industry expecting more business.
The transportation department weighs in on the accuracy, locations of new signage.
Rosa Imelda Robles Loreto has been at Southside Presbyterian Church since last month.
Road Runner: Allstate ranks Tucson second nationally for safest drivers.
Once a private company showed interest, Sun Tran was obliged to bow out.
McSally to have a rematch with incumbent Democrat Ron Barber.
Supervisor's allegations of open-meeting law violation rejected.
Houghton Road widening, improvement project is seeing progress.
Rachelle Lawrence, 31, who works at McGraw's Cantina.
From Tucson McGraw's Cantina you can see where Houghton splits from one to several lanes in each direction.
Two-lane road in front of McGraw's that backs up when people heading north are turning in to the restaurant parking lot.
Stuffed peppers are delicious, but don't eat too many at once.
Combined primary and secondary property tax rates for most jurisdictions in Pima County.
Find out what's new at the Tucson Jewish Community Center.
Last year's event raised about $3,000-$4,000.
Two holidays are sneaking up on us, and both deserve a special dessert.
Years ago my grandmother came from San Diego for a visit. After my workday was over, she, my mom and I went out for cocktails.
Food is the thread that ties families together.
At the end of the year it’s common to reflect on the past 12 months. We decided, though, to look back a little further — like, over the past 50 years.
We put a call out on Facebook and the Star’s website for recipes for your favorite homemade holiday treats — with a free cookbook as an incentive to a reader chosen at random — and received instructions on how to make everything from rum balls with ground chipotle to this amazing four-ingred…
Some people make fun of Sandra Lee’s “Semi-Homemade Cooking” show on the Food Network because Lee uses shortcuts including store-bought, premade ingredients.
Bar cookies made from sugar cookie mix are easier than making batch after batch of cookies, they’re tasty, and they are seemingly indestructible.
You might call them seven-layer bars. Or magic bars. My family calls them Hello Dollys, but “Goodbye Dollys” might be more apt, because they tend to disappear quickly.
Ah, fall in Tucson. The leaves are … the same. We continue to crank up the A/C when we get in the car. But, darn it, the weather is a little bit cooler, so let’s pretend it’s chilly and stir up something warm and hearty.
A recipe with only four ingredients should be as easy as one, two, three ... four, right?
You wouldn't think eggs and whiskey would go hand in hand, but if you're in the kitchen with my dad, they might just end up together.
"Dinner is ready when the smoke alarm goes off."
What a long, odd trip it's been.
T. Alan Hurwitz, president of Gallaudet University — the Washington, D.C., university for people who are deaf and hard of hearing — will be in Tucson today for an open house at the Community Outreach Program for the Deaf, 268 W. Adams St.
When people are gone, we often regret having not spent enough time with them. That's one regret I don't have when it comes to my Grandma Alice, who died several years ago.
Complying with the dietary restrictions that are part of Passover, which begins at sundown Monday, can sound complicated, but it doesn't have to be.
If you prefer your veggies swimming in cheese, here's the recipe for you. My mom found the instructions for making Cheddar Chowder in "The Complete Cheese Cookbook," by Kraft Kitchens, around the time the book was published in 1973. We've adapted it to include a heftier dose of vegetables an…
Dorothy Hunt Finley, a retired educator and beer distributor who poured her considerable energy - and money - into dozens of community-minded Tucson causes, died Wednesday. She was 92.
Dorothy Hunt Finley, a retired educator and owner of a successful beer distributorship who poured her considerable energy — and money — into dozens of philanthropic causes in Tucson, died Wednesday. She was 92.
Three Dog Night's "Joy to the World" was tops on the Billboard charts.
After Earl Wettstein died three weeks ago, his friends were certain of one thing: His show must go on.
Gifts sought for aged on fixed incomes
After an unprecedented outpouring of support from Tucsonans, Catalina Village, an assisted-living complex for indigent seniors and disabled people, is asking for a little more help - not out of greed, but of need.
After an unprecedented outpouring of support from Tucsonans, Catalina Village, an assisted-living complex for indigent seniors and disabled people, is asking for a little more help — not out of greed, but of need.
When it comes to restaurants, the east side's cup runneth over. And so doth its plate.
Oro Valley will host the 2014 U.S. National Synchronized Swimming Championships, according to a press release from the town. The event will be April 8–12, 2014, at the Oro Valley Aquatic Center, which is undergoing a $5 million renovation and expansion.