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History Moment: Marist College

Built in 1915, Marist College is the only example of a three-story adobe building in Arizona--and home to a rich history

When Poetry Met Art

Vintage posters put literary legacy on exhibit at UA Poetry Center

Exploring the story behind the deaths of three Boy Scouts near Tucson in 1958

Tucson author Cathy Hufault recounts the tragedy that sparked the largest search for missing persons in Arizona history

Where Art, Archaeology and Geology Meet

Authors celebrate the pottery of Mata Ortiz

The Journey of Lewis and Clark

Paintings based on writings cast epic journey in new light

A Tale of Two Ladies

New book reveals the untold story of Woodrow Wilson's women

Last Helicopter Out

As Saigon fell, one helicopter went back to rescue stranded Marines.

Medical Center for Children Celebrates New Chapter

Children's Clinics for Rehabilitative Services unveils major renovation project at its facility near University Medical Center.

The Postal History Foundation

Visit a place in Tucson that's celebrating fifty years of history, community, and teaching children about stamp collecting.

Tucson Neon Signs Historic Preservation Dilemma

Citizens work to keep the city's iconic signs shining

A Survivor's Story

Learn why Holocaust survivor Bill Kugelman chooses to share his concentration camp experiences with Tucson's troubled youth.

Yes or No on Arizona Judges?

Arizona voters will be asked whether 8 Pima County Superior Court Judges should be retained.

Temple Emanu-El Celebrates Completion of New Torah

Arizona's pioneering Jewish congregation marks the milestone with a public ceremony

Downtown Update: Is a New Convention Center Hotel in the Cards?

Tucson Mayor Bob Walkup discusses prospects for a new hotel and the latest flaps between the city and the Rio Nuevo Board and The Regional Transportation Authority.

The Obama Victory

The real story behind President Obama's win in 2008 as reported by Dr. Kate Kenski, an assistant professor in the Department of Communication at the University of Arizona.

Tucson's 235th Birthday

A number of events are being held this month, as part of the anniversary of the founding of Tucson, on August 20, 1775, when Hugo O'Connor established the new presidio.

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