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2 new food tours let you eat your way through Tucson and Marana

Here's a fun thing to do with out-of-town visitors! Skip lunch and take them on a guided food tour of our city's finest bites. The Tucson metro area is getting two new routes this season: Fourth Avenue and an archaeology-focused tour of the Marana area. Lunch at @tallboys_af this afternoon! One of

TUCSON.COM - 2017-11-23 01:00:00

Marana approves construction of homes in Villages of Tortolita

The Marana Town Council approved the construction of up to 1,000 homes in The Villages of Tortolita in exchange for the developer covering upfront costs for improvements to the Marana freeway interchange, an extension to Adonis Road and construction of a new Tortolita freeway interchange. The counci


Arizona National Guard chief fights to keep Apache helicopters

The chief of the Arizona National Guard is mounting a last-ditch effort to save Apache attack-helicopter training at the Silverbell Army Heliport in Marana, as the Army moves to transfer most of the Guard's Apaches to active-duty units. The plan could cut hundreds of soldiers from the already dimini

TUCSON.COM - 2017-11-24 02:59:00

Thanksgiving shoppers calm, comfortable hunting for deals

Thanksgiving dinner plans take a detour when it comes to a good deal. Shoppers were out, with their wallets out, at the Tucson Premium Outlets in Marana Thursday night, Nov. 23. But any signs of chaotic holiday shopping were muted, just as the shoppers had hoped. John Martell was one of the first p

TUCSONNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-11-24 03:18:07

After concerns raised, county worked with Audubon to restore Rillito birding spot

To lower the risk of serious flooding, county officials removed thousands of cubic yards of sediment from a section of the Rillito River between North Alvernon Way and North Craycroft Road last year. Unbeknownst to flood control officials, a popular birding site that plays seasonal host to a number

TUCSON.COM - 2017-11-24 02:31:00

County considering asking state legislature for sales tax for roadway repairs

County Administrator Chuck Huckleberry has a new plan to hike the local sales tax to fix Pima County's deteriorating roads, but the success of that proposal will hinge on persuading state lawmakers to allow the Pima County Board of Supervisors to approve a sales tax with less than unanimous approval

TUCSONLOCALMEDIA.COM - 2017-11-22 11:00:00

Man killed in central Tucson shooting

Police are investigating a homicide that happened earlier this morning in central Tucson, officials said. Police responded to a 911 call shortly after 9:15 a.m. and went to the 800 block of North Alvernon Way, said Sgt. Pete Dugan, a Tucson Police Department spokesman. The victim is described as an

TUCSON.COM - 2017-11-23 17:16:00

Landfill search for missing woman's body passes halfway mark

A search of a Phoenix-area landfill has passed the halfway mark without finding any sign of a missing 34-year-old woman believed to be a homicide victim. Phoenix police on Wednesday, Nov. 22, completed the fifth week of what could be a nine-week search begun in late October for remains of Christine

TUCSONNEWSNOW.COM - 2017-11-23 15:33:36

Covington police officer gets Thanksgiving surprise

It was a special Thanksgiving surprise for a Covington police officer now serving his country in a different uniform in Afghanistan. Army Sgt. Lance Benjamin had no idea what was in store for him when he answered his phone Tuesday, but it was a middle-of-the-night phone call he'll never forget. "The

WDSU - 2017-11-23 00:11:00

What can $2 million buy in Lake Vista, Central Business District and Covington?

What will $2 million buy you around the New Orleans area? Looking through the real estate listings this week, we found two residences: a mid-century modern stunner built by World War II hero Andrew Jackson Higgins priced for $1,950,000; a corner unit condo with postcard views of the Mississippi Rive


3 teens arrested in Mandeville-area vehicle burglaries

Three people have been arrested in a string of car burglaries in the Mandeville area, the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office said. Deputies arrested Victor Harris, 19, of Girod Street; Trace Moore, 18, of Girod Street; and Dominick Sharp, 18, of Rue Pickney; all of Mandeville, the Sheriff's Office

NOLA.COM - 2017-11-23 13:55:09

Body of man who was killed and 'partially bound' found next to Uptown duplex

A man who had been killed was found Uptown in the 500 block of Robert Street on Wednesday afternoon (Nov. 22), according to New Orleans Police. NOPD Homicide Unit Commander Lt. Jimmie Turner said the body, found next to a corner-lot duplex, was "partially bound," and decomposing. "The smell was over

NOLA.COM - 2017-11-22 22:52:09

New Orleans Thanksgiving forecast: 'Sunny and cool'

Forecasters predict a "sunny and cool" Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 23) in the New Orleans metro area, the National Weather Service reports. Morning lows in the upper 30s and lower 40s in some parts of the metro area are expected to warm to the 60s by Thursday afternoon, the service reports. Skies shoul

NOLA.COM - 2017-11-23 14:40:25

18 homicides set new mark in St. Tammany Parish

When John Malveaux fatally wounded his ex-girlfriend as she sat in a vehicle in the driveway of her Lacombe area home on the night of Nov. 5, he snuffed out the life of a 28-year-old mother of three, according to authorities and members of the woman's family. With the shooting of Krystle Landor, Mal


Local Christmas tree farms thriving despite national tree shortage

ANGIE, La. -- With a full 24 hours before the official opening of Christmas tree season at Steele's Tree Farm in Washington Parish, one family was already combing the full fields for their perfect tree. "You come out, the kids are running up and down the aisles, there's fresh air, they don't have th

WWL-TV - 2017-11-23 00:16:43

11-year-old boy uses birthday to give to children in need

COVINGTON- A boy is kicking off this holiday of thanks by giving to others. 11-year-old Jackson Sober from Covington has spent his past seven birthdays packing shoe boxes. They are filled with toys, toiletries and clothing for needy children. This year, friends, family and the community helped


1 Dead, 2 Injured in Orange County Crash

One person died and two others were injured when a police chase in Orange County ended in crash Thursday afternoon. Orange County Sheriff's Department deputies were responding to a suspicious person in Villa Park around 1:40 p.m. when the suspect took off and led police on a pursuit, the sheriff's d

NBC LOS ANGELES - 2017-11-23 22:39:08

1 dead, 3 injured in chain-reaction crash on 22 Fwy in Orange County

One person is dead and three others are injured after a chain-reaction crash on the eastbound 22 Freeway west of Beach Boulevard in Orange County Thursday. Firefighters responded to the scene in the Garden Grove area around 7 a.m. and found one victim already deceased. Authorities said the three-veh

ABC7 LOS ANGELES - 2017-11-23 21:15:55

Southbound 57 Freeway shut down in Orange for an hour over night in by crashes

ORANGE - A multi-vehicle crash shut down a portion of the southbound Garden Grove (57) Freeway this morning in Orange. The crash was initially reported as a vehicle running into a center divider at 1:12 a.m. near Chapman Avenue, the California Highway Patrol said. Several more crashes occurred becau

OCREGISTER - 2017-11-23 15:45:37

Orange County Sheriff's Department wants to reunite 1,000 hidden riverbed bikes with 'rightful owners'

As the Orange County Sheriff's Department investigates how 1,000 bicycles came to be stashed inside a Santa Ana River tunnel, it's asking members of the public to submit descriptions of their stolen bikes to help determine whether they're part of the trove. The department is hoping the outreach can

OCREGISTER - 2017-11-22 23:08:35