VIDEO: Tucson Is Awesome – Aerial Drone Photography

Good, quality drone footage can really capture the unique and beautiful landscape of a given area in a very special way. Tucson aerial photographer...

Should Journalists Express Their Opinions Outside of Work?

When it comes to divisive issues like gay marriage or abortion, I’ve got an opinion on it, some pretty strong opinions, actually. Same with...

Everything I Learned in Life I Learned from The Fonz

Most children learn how to handle life by watching their parents or older brothers and sisters. As the child gets older, they pick up...

Road Trip: Seeking Salvation? I Know a Place…

This summer I took a very long road trip with a group of students from my high school called "Bear Busters,” led by my...

Trump’s Mar-A-Wallgo T Shirt proceeds to help Mexico pay for the...

At My Local News we want to do all that we can to help Mexico pay for the wall, as President Trump has promised...

Someone’s in the Kitchen with Bertha

If your craving some delicious breakfast sandwiches or have a sweet tooth, then look no further at Bertha’s Café, a small family owned restaurant...

Exclusive Interview with Bisbee Mayor David Smith about proposed Mar-a-Wallgo Resort

By: Joseph Lewis I had the the fortunate opportunity to sit down with Mayor David Smith of Bisbee, Arizona on a beautiful day in late...

(Opinion) Mar-a-Wallgo is Tourism to Make America Great Again

During his campaign, President Donald Trump promised to make America great again. That’s why 63,000,000 intelligent, future-minded Americans elected the host of Celebrity Apprentice...

Tucson City Council Considers Breaks for Developers

With jobs at such a premium, especially high-paying ones, communities will tend to engage in various bidding wars to get a business to move,...

(Satire) Mar-A-Wallgo to Offer Golf, ATV Tours, and Simulated Border Patrols

As President Donald Trump prepares to open his flagship border resort, Mar-a-Wallgo, hundreds have already signed up for the hotel's expansive tour and excursion...

Let us shout out the word about your business through a...

  Have you ever wanted to have an article written about you and your business for publication in the local newspaper or magazine?  In today’s...

Hiker Rescued From Sabino Canyon

Arizona has some of the best natural beauty for hiking, but rescue crews are always prepared in case of overheated or injured hikers. First...

Beloved Golf Course Closing in Tucson

The woes for the Tucson golf scene continue as another local course announced it was ceasing operations. The Golf Club at Vistoso in Oro Valley...

Tucson Family Displaced After Porch Fire

A local family has been displaced following a fire on their back porch. The incident occurred on Thursday afternoon at a residence on 100 W....

Homeless Teens Find Stability through Arizona Host Family Program

For a child, homelessness means sitting on a street corner, doing homework assignments by streetlight, not knowing if there will be a place to...

Tucsonans Turn Out For Annual Run

Thousands of Tucsonans braved the heat for a fabulous local tradition. The 12th annual Meet Me Downtown 5K took place on Sunday evening and garnered...

Party Like It’s 1999 at Upcoming Event!

Get your 90s on! BrotherJohns is known for their beer, bourbon and BBQ, and this will certainly hold true this Saturday as they host an...

Local Student Impresses in Shakespeare Competition

A local student has made a big impression in a national competition. 16-year-old Miriam Arden is a junior at Catalina Foothills High School, and she...

Bicyclist Suffers Serious Injuries in Midtown Crash

A bicyclist was seriously injured in a crash involving a car in midtown Tucson. The incident occurred at 10 p.m. on Monday night near the...

Arivaca Farmers Market Offers Fresh Fruit, Veggies and More

Don't miss the Arivaca Farmers Market! If you fancy getting your family and friends together for a gorgeous scenic drive, head on down to the...

New Board Members Join Sunnyside Foundation

Several new board members will serve the southern Arizona community as part of the Sunnyside Unified School District's Foundation. Sunnyside recently revealed the addition of...

How To Live Here and Now!

Meditation is an important key to reduce stress, improve concentration, etc. Here are some techniques to help you deal with these negative things. Do...

Border Patrol Agents Catch Human Trafficking in the Act

Border Patrol agents work tirelessly to protect our borders. Last week, agents in Nogales made an important arrest, stopping human trafficking in its tracks. On...

Tucson Firefighters Battle House Fire on South Side

Tucson firefighters' busy month continued as crews battled a late-night blaze at a residence on the south side. The house fire broke out in 100...

Amphi Superintendent Seeks Community Input

The new leader of the Amphitheater School District is seeking community feedback about changes they want to see as the district looks to make improvements. Superintendent...

Catalina Man Faces Felony Charges for Filming Dressing Room

Authorities have arrested a Catalina man for allegedly filming women undressing with a hidden camera. 33-year-old Kalan Hively was taken into custody on Tuesday, the...

Local Teacher Heading to the Arctic 

  A beloved local educator is preparing for a very big (and cold!) trip. Svea Anderson teaches sixth grade at Agua Caliente Elementary School. Soon, she...

Marana Police Trying to Reunite Owners With Stolen Goods

Have you been the victim of crime or theft in the past few years? If so, you may want to check in with the...

Beloved Campground Shut Down for Permit Problems

A much-loved rustic campground just beyond the town limits of Arivaca, 50 miles southwest of Tucson, has been shut down for issues with permits. Pima...

SR 83 Partially Reopens After Brush Fire

Officials from the Arizona Department of Transportation say State Route 83 has partially reopened after a brush fire erupted south of Tucson. , The flames were...

Red Pandas Set to Steal the Show at Reid Park Zoo

A striking species of panda are coming to the Grand Canyon State! Tucson's Reid Park Zoo announced its newest addition last Friday, sharing the news...

Arizona Telemarketer to Pay $340,000 in Fines

An Arizona company has agreed to pay $340,000 in civil fines for illegal telemarketing calls. Desert Valley Aire Inc. is an air conditioning and HVAC...

Quail Creek Country Club Hosts Coffee with the Manager

Mark your calendars for a unique, insightful series of events at Quail Creek Country Club. Check out "Coffee with the General Manager" every month at...

Officers Protected By Belt During Shooting

The Tucson Police Department has shared new details about an officer-involved shooting on Friday night. The incident occurred on Tucson's east side after officers responded...

Hit-and-Run Victim Passes Away

The victim in a hit-and-run pedestrian crash has died more than a week after the incident. Tucson Police say 62-year-old Rose Davila succumbed to her injures...

Cause of Death Revealed for Rapper Who Died Before Tucson Concert

The hip hop community has been mourning the loss of Lil Peep, who was found dead on his tour bus before a Tucson concert...

Oil Spill Happens Near Movie Theater in Marana

Officials say a massive amount of oil spilled near the Harkins Movie theater in Marana. Almost 6,000 gallons of oil were spilled on the ground...

Tuscon City Council Repeals Gun Ordinance

The Tucson City Council for more than 10 years had an ordinance on the books that required the Tucson Police Department to destroy any...

Arizona Wildcats Cancel Final Game in Spain After Attack

University of Arizona Wildcats Mens' Basketball team will head home after canceling the remainder of their Spain trip following a terrorist attack in Barcelona. The team...

Tucson Brides Face Worst Nightmare

It's a bride's worst nightmare....left without a dress with a wedding fast approaching! Unfortunately, that's the situation many Tucson brides and bridal party members are...

Annual Gigantic Yard Sale Returns at Catalina Foothills High!

Bargain hunters, there's no better place to scope out your next precious purchase than the ninth annual gigantic yard sale at Catalina Foothills High...

New Board Member Joins Amphitheater

Amphitheater Public Schools District has a new board member. The Pima County School Superintendent's Office recently announced the appointment of Susan Zibrat to fill the Amphitheater...

Career Opportunity in Tucson’s Insurance Industry

Looking to get into the insurance industry? One of the nation's top insurance companies is hiring, right here in Tucson. Liberty Mutual, the fourth-largest property and...
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United Way Provides Simple Way To Help Fight Poverty While Getting...

It may be the simplest way possible to help fight poverty in our community—and it can have a beneficial effect on your bottom line...

Several Chances to Give Back Coming Up

The holiday spirit of giving is in full spring, with many Tucsonans wondering how they can give back to those in need this year. There...

Tucson Lawyer and Mayor’s Father Passes Away

Lowell E. Rothschild, a well-known Tucson lawyer and father of the city’s mayor, passed away Friday. He was 90 years old. Rothschild is best known...

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Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino Announces Linda Hughes McCarthy as Hotel Operations Manager

(MARICOPA, Ariz. – Feb. 5, 2018) – Linda Hughes McCarthy has joined Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino as hotel operations manager. She will direct the day-to-day...

Mortgage News – Low Down Payment Loans, Airbnb Income Okay, Loan...

  Low to No Down Payment Mortgages  It is a terrific time to buy a home.   Home sales are strong and rising while supply is dropping. ...

Donation Center Damaged By Fire

Flames threatened a donation center in Tucson last week. Firefighters from the Tucson Fire Department were called to the Goodwill donation center located at 420...

More than a dozen Valley businesses participating in annual Grow...

Three out of every five children in low-income communities don't have a single children's book to call their own   More than a dozen local businesses are...

June 28th LGBTQ Business Summit: Point of Pride

ONE Community Foundation is proud to partner with the Phoenix Business Journal on our second annual LGBTQ Business Summit. Join us on Thursday June 28th...

Pedestrian Dies After Being Struck on Tucson Street

Tucson police responded to reports of an early morning collision between a car and a pedestrian on Saturday. 41-year-old Gabriel Ramirez was struck and killed...

Pima County Officials Searching For Missing Elderly Man

The Pima County Sheriff's Department is urging the public to be on the lookout for a missing elderly man. The Arizona Department of Public Safety...

New Book Explains Why The 1950s/60s Investment Model Investors Still Use...

In 2008, the stock market crashed, throwing the world economy into a tailspin. This put people’s homes at stake, delayed their retirement plans and...

STOP THE FLU !!!!

        Flu season is here! And there is a new tool for parents to use to help keep Kids safe and...

Arizona Gives Day Announces 2019 Prize Winners

PHOENIX, AZ (April 18, 2019): — More than 80 nonprofits participating in Arizona Gives Day from around the state, including large and small organizations...

8th Annual Rockin’ Taco Street Fest Returns

CHANDLER, Ariz. – The taco party of the season is celebrating eight years in Chandler on Saturday, Sept. 14.   The Rockin’ Taco Street Fest returns...

MAC Family Farm Day Set for November 23

Mark your calendars for MAC Family Farm Day on Saturday, November 23! This is a fantastic FREE family event in Pinal County for people of...

Entrepreneurial Ecosystem of Southern Arizona Symposium

(TUCSON, Ariz. – March 4, 2020) – “Entrepreneurial Ecosystem of Southern Arizona” will be the topic at the Arizona Association for Economic Development’s (AAED)...

Downtown Chandler Restaurants Offer Mother’s Day Specials

Downtown Chandler has everything you need this Mother's Day season. Thanks to the Downtown Chandler Community Partnership for highlighting the below local restaurants offering...

ALARMING DURATION OF COVID-19 PANDEMIC CAUSES MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS

Institute for Mental Health Research Creates Fund to Study Mental Health Impact of Pandemic PHOENIX, Ariz. –  The Institute for Mental Health Research (IMHR), an Arizona...
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Tempe Diablos Host Crucial Blood Drive

With COVID-19 numbers on the rise again, many Valley healthcare facilities are overwhelmed with patients and need all the support they can get. A...

Arizona Writer in Residence Publishes Children’s Book

When is it okay to break the rules? A new children’s science fiction book, “Rocket Shoes,” by Sharon Skinner of Mesa, examines that question...

Pima County Detectives Looking for Masked Cigarette Thief

The Pima County Sheriff's Department is spreading the word about a masked cigarette thief in hopes of finding the suspect. This incident occurred on Tuesday,...

Catching Up With Lin Sue Cooney on Life After News and...

A few days ago I had the chance to catch up with my most influential mentor in journalism, one of the most well-known and...

City Set to Vote on Future of Wildcats and Hi Corbett...

An upcoming vote will decide whether to approve a 25-year lease for the University of Arizona baseball team at Hi Corbett Field. The city of...
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Celebrating 30 Years of Cheers at the 2018 Arizona Renaissance Festival!

Take a unique trip back in time to the Arizona Renaissance Festival. Not even in her wildest dreams would Queen Elizabeth have imagined a...
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Empower Careers-Telecom Technical College

"It gives the guys hope," Owner and Director of Telecom Technical College Kathy Gill said. "That is the part about my job that I...

Restoration of Iconic Bisbee Building Complete

A stunning symbol of Bisbee’s rich history, The Pythian Castle, has been completely restored after a three year effort. Its three units are presently available for lease, and the...

10 Christmas Classics that Need to Be Watched Every Year

There are certain traditions we all have around Christmas time. Maybe we put up the tree a day after Thanksgiving. Perhaps we bake Christmas...

Cold Front Headed Through Tucson

Weather forecasters are expecting low temperatures and rain for Tucson and the rest of southern Arizona at the start of the week. The National...

Wanted: Pierogi and Kielbasa Lovers!

If you like trying new things, or maybe you are craving authenticity of Polish Cuisine, you are going to love this event, so mark...

Duet Launches Video Discussion Series Groups for Family Caregivers in Phoenix...

Duet: Partners In Health & Aging, a Phoenix area nonprofit, is launching its “Finding Meaning and Hope” video discussion series, produced by Duet in...

Why Is Workers Compensation So Important?

  It protects you as the employee- the worker- if you are injured on the job. It protects you, as a homeowner, when someone comes to...

Police Investigate Attempted Carjacking

The University of Arizona campus was on alert Friday afternoon following reports of an attempted carjacking in the area. The incident happened in the area...

Tucson-Based Organization Seeks New Leader

An organization dedicated to women's rights and wellbeing is looking for a new leader. Dawne Bell will leave her position as CEO of the Women’s...

Pima County Sheriff’s Department Releases Details in Deputy-Involved Shooting

  The Pima County Sheriff's Department has released new details in a deputy-involved shooting over the weekend. The incident occurred in the parking lot of the...

Acclaimed Chef Will Pair Unique Dining Experiences with Arizona Theatre Company...

Arizona Theatre Company (David Ivers, Artistic Director; Billy Russo, Managing Director) and Chef Janos Wilder are thrilled to announce a new collaboration that pairs Arizona's preeminent producer of...

31st Annual Arizona Renaissance Festival

Escape to our 30-acre 16th Century village where Maidens, Mermaids, Merriment and Mingling await thee.  The Arizona Renaissance Festival is a medieval amusement park,...
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