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A Taste Of Tucson Reaches Upstate New York
Tucson is well known for its food scene and, now, its fame is going out of state — way out of state. Marana-raised chef Joseph Zolnierowski IV recently opened a Tucson themed restaurant in upstate New York.
Three Stars: Carson James’ sharp-shooting gets top spot
Welcome to the heart of the pre-holiday break campaign in boys basketball, with teams hitting their collective strides on the hardwood. Last week saw varying levels of success across northwest Tucson, with Pusch Ridge Christian Academy, Marana and Mountain View winning all their games, while Catalin
Fatal crash closes Kolb Road from Irvington to Valencia roads
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Tucson police have closed South Kolb Road between East Irvington and East Valencia roads because of a fatal collision on Monday, Dec. 10. According to information from the Tucson Police Department, Kolb is closed in both directions.
37 historic photos of the Santa Cruz River through Tucson
The Santa Cruz River was the lifeblood of Tucson for early Native Americans, the Spanish Conquistadores and early American settlers. It languished for years and became dry most of the year as the water table dropped. It also became a neglected trench and trash heap. City leaders envisioned something
1 hurt in crash that closed Sandario Road between Avra Valley, Twin Peaks
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - A rollover crash has caused the brief closure of Sandario Road between Avra Valley and Twin Peaks roads on Dec. 10. One person was taken to a hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries, according to information from the Northwest Fire District. Five other
I-10 lane closures planned in Marana
MARANA -- Motorists on westbound Interstate 10 near Ina Road should expect overnight lane closures and lane shifts Saturday night, Dec. 8. Crews will shift all westbound traffic to the newly-paved lanes between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m. the following morning.
Closing of Thornydale Elementary School to have lasting community impact
After more than four decades of serving students and families, Thornydale Elementary is preparing to close it doors for good at the end of the school year. A decision to close the Marana school, at 7651 N. Oldfather Road, Thursday has left the families of more than 300 students in limbo.
Officials no longer actively patrolling Tucson neighborhood with increased coyote sightings
About six weeks after starting to actively patrol a midtown neighborhood, Arizona Game and Fish officials have decided to cease their active involvement — at least for now. In October, about 50 residents from the Catalina Vista neighborhood and three other nearby neighborhoods met with City Councilm
Marana-raised chef opens Tucson-themed restaurant in upstate New York
Residents of Rochester, New York can now get a little taste of Tucson, thanks to the efforts of Marana-raised chef Joseph Zolnierowski IV. On Nov. 19, Zolnierowski launched a Tucson-themed, fast-casual Mexican street food restaurant in Rochester’s Neighborhood of the Arts arts district. The restaura
SILVER ALERT: Gila County man believed to be headed to Globe
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Authorities in Gila County are asking you to be on the lookout for a missing 86-year-old man. According to information from the Arizona Department of Public Safety, Jerry Menafee may be headed toward Globe from Tonto Basin in a black/tan 2018 Jeep Wrangler with Alaska
US Marshals Service to hold funeral Friday for deputy killed in Tucson
PHOENIX — A deputy U.S. marshal who was killed last week serving a warrant in Tucson will be laid to rest on Friday. The Friday morning gathering at the Tucson Convention Center was organized by the Marshals Service.
MUSD votes 4 to 1 to close Thornydale Elementary
MARANA, AZ (Tucson News Now) - The Marana Unified School District board has decided on the fate of Thornydale Elementary. At the MUSD Regular Board Meeting on Thursday, Dec. 6, board members voted 4 to 1 in favor of closing the school.
Collision involving a Semi truck east of Benson
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - A crash involving a semi truck and a passenger vehicle closed both directions of Interstate 10 just east of Benson on Sunday, Dec. 9. Happening around 12:30p.m., DPS troopers were on the scene at milepost 316 within a minute of the accident.
Sir Veza's at Tucson Mall closes over 'long-term' issues with building
Sir Veza's Kitchen & Kantina at the Tucson Mall closed after its lunch service on Sunday, eight weeks after owner Ray Flores finished a minor remodel of the restaurant and tweaked the concept from table service to fast-casual.
Marana Chamber cutting ribbons, staying busy
The Marana Chamber continues its mission to be the voice of business that works to build economic growth and quality of life in our community. The Marana Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the appointment of Audra Winters as its new President/CEO. She will be replacing me as I step down afte
BEAR DOWN: Cats struggling at Bama
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Arizona shot just 32% in the first half and the Wildcats trail at Alabama 39-30. Brandon Randolph leads UA with seven points but has made just 3-of-12 shots.
Arrest made in homicide of Phoenix grandmother
PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) - Phoenix police made an arrest days after finding a 67-year-old woman dead in her apartment. Anna Collum, 54, was arrested in Tucson and is currently in jail in Pima County. She will be transported back to Phoenix.
A Tucson-themed restaurant opens in Upstate New York
Residents of Upstate New York can now get a little taste of Tucson, thanks to the efforts of Marana-raised chef Joseph Zolnierowski IV. On November 19, Zolnierowski launched a Tucson-themed, fast-casual Mexican street food restaurant in Rochester, New York’s Neighborhood of the Arts (NOTA) arts dist
Suspect arrested in Tucson in connection with Phoenix woman's death
A suspect, Anna Collum, was arrested and booked into a Pima County jail in connection to a Phoenix woman's recent death, police said Saturday. Around 4:30 p.m. on December 5, Phoenix police found 67-year-old Priscilla Lefevre dead in her apartment in the 28400 block of North Black Canyon Highway.
Tucson: 5 New Foreclosures On The Market
TUCSON, AZ — Don't have a lot to spend, but still looking to buy a home nearby? Don't lose hope yet. A tour of the latest foreclosed homes in the Tucson area could be a good place to start!