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  • 'Late Night Catechism' comes to Tucson
    Late Night Catechism: Parochial school never seemed so hilarious
    It has been 50 years since I attended Catholic school, but November 22, 2014 marked a return to school with Late Night Catechism at the Fox theatre. This is a one-woman show that is as interactive as a stage show can get and it is as funny as...
  • Black Violin make classical music cool
    Black Violin: Make classical music cool
    Tucson heard something classical and fresh at the Fox Theatre on November 8, 2014 by Black Violin. They label their music a blend of classical music and hip-hop. The two front men are classically trained violinists, but it’s the beat of the...
  • Deathbed confession of Area 51 scientist: UFOs, aliens exist, they work for Feds
    Deathbed confession of Area 51 scientist: UFOs, aliens exist, they work for Feds
    Shocking deathbed confession? UFOs and alien lifeforms among us? Shortly before top aerospace scientist Boyd Bushman passed away on August 7, 2014, the elderly senior research engineer who worked for Lockheed Martin recorded a 30-minute video...
  • Healthy Family Restaurant
    Golden House Offers Golden Food
    When Ming Doe and her husband Kenneth bought and took over Golden House Chinese food restaurant, they had a mission in mind. Aside from serving superior meals, they are committed to providing healthy options for traditional, vegetarian, and gluten...
  • Hike, picnic and chow down at Mt. Lemmon in Tucson, Arizona
    Hike, picnic and chow down at Mt. Lemmon in Tucson, Arizona
    At Mount Lemmon in Tucson, Arizona, it's about the drive just as much as it is about the view. At the base of the mountain is a barren desert landscape, but at the top is a thick green oasis with a cool breeze and the calmness of a slow Sunday...
  • Lee Ann Womack performs at the Fox Theatre in Tucson
    Lee Ann Womack: preserves our country heritage
    Lee Ann Womack brought her best voice and stiletto swagger to the Fox theatre in Tucson, AZ on October 16, 2014. Dressed to the “nines” and ready to deliver classic country music to an adoring crowd, this was the first stop on her ...
  • Asia comes to Tucson
    Asia comes to Tucson
    The band Asia came to Tucson to grace the stage at the Fox theatre on October 13, 2014. The band has had its ups and downs over the years with the most recent change last year when Steve Howe left the group to play with the band Yes. The...
  • Visiting Tucson
    Visiting Tucson
    The city of Tucson makes an excellent base for exploring caves, learning about the desert, connecting with the “Old West” and much more.1. Desert Fun! Learn about desert life from butterflies to mountain lions at the Arizona-Sonora...
  • "Flight of Time," public art by artist Susan Wink
    Lively public art, eats, and shopping on Tucson’s street car route
    America’s Southwest holds exciting culinary and cultural delights along with its more traditional, natural wonders. In Tucson, Arizona, access to a revitalized downtown and hip university area is easy with a modern SunLink street car system....
  • Mavis Staples live in Tucson
    Mavis Staples takes Tucson on her musical journey
    Mavis Staples and ‘family’ made a long awaited stop in Tucson to perform at the Fox Theatre Friday, September 5, 2014. She declared, “Tonight, we will bring joy, happiness, inspiration, and positive vibrations to you.”...
  • Reckless Kelly, Micky & The Motorcars, and The Departed bring Texas music to Tucson
    Reckless Kelly/Micky and the Motorcars/ The Departed bring Texas music to Tucson
    The Braun Brothers along with Cody Canada brought plenty of swagger and attitude with their brand of Texas music to the Rialto theatre Thursday, August 21, 2014 with their “Livers of Steel” tour. The first rendition of this tour came...
  • Iron & Wine acoustic show in Tucson
    Iron and Wine acoustic concert at the Rialto Theatre
    South Carolina bred singer songwriter Sam Beam, aka Iron & Wine, returned to Tucson’s Rialto Theatre for a sold out show Tuesday, August 12, 2014. He has become one of the premier players of the indie-folk scene with his haunting sonnets...
  • Feral cats
    Feral cat neutering project targets three cities
    Thousands of feral cats will be sterilized in three U.S. cities -- Columbus, Ga., Philadelphia, and Tucson, Ariz. -- under a new initiative spearheaded by two national animal welfare groups.Working with local agencies, Best Friends Animal Society...
  • Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Los Lonely Boys Live in Tucson
    Kenny Wayne Shepherd/Los Lonely Boys turn the heat up in Tucson
    The guitar gods smiled sweetly on Tucson last night when Los Lonely Boys and Kenny Wayne Shepherd brought their tour to the Rialto theatre. The house was packed to the rafters as Los Lonely Boys took the stage like a shot from a cannon and gave a...
  • Sky Island Scenic Byway
    Sky island escape from Southwest heat
    Escape from Arizona’s heat is easy in Tucsonfor locals and travelers. Simply, climb in your car and head out to Mount Lemmon, situated on the northeast outskirts of urban Tucson. Mount Lemmon is Tucson’s well-loved Sky Island, and it...