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The Art of Paying Attention: Bats

Author and wildlife illustrator Beth Surdut peers into the twilight world of the most famous creature of the night - the bat!

Jul 14, 2016

Bring Out Your Low Lows

A car club turns 42 and a founder turns 80.

Jul 8, 2016

Fastpitch: The Untold History of Softball and the Women Who Made the Game

Also on Arizona Spotlight: The Tucson Samaritans; Living under the sun during triple digit heat; and a lowrider car club celebrates an anniversary.

Jul 7, 2016

Sizzle & Sass with Jazz Singer Natalie Douglas

Also on Arizona Spotlight: Welcoming New Americans; Dímelo's StorySLAM gets Tusconans talking about "belonging".

Jun 30, 2016
AZPM reporter Tony Paniagua hosted the SLAM.

Dímelo's "Belonging" Open-Mic StorySLAM

10 storytellers, 5 minutes each. Totally unscripted.

Jun 30, 2016

The Owl & Panther Project Supports Tucson Refugees of Torture

Also on Arizona Spotlight: Arizona woman faces death on her own terms; Legal and emotional issues surrounding choosing to die.

Jun 23, 2016
Terry Goldberg watches as her husband Lance officiates their younger daughter Lauren's 2010 wedding.

Choosing Death Over Dying: One Arizona Family's Story

Family members call on state to legalize a patient's right to die on own terms.

Jun 23, 2016

Fire Season Off To Slow Start, But Heat Could Cause Pickup

Upcoming heat wave will provide the fuels needed for more wildfires, and monsoons could provide the spark to get them going.

Jun 17, 2016

Learning to Uncover

A Latina becomes proud of her body just the way that it is.

Jun 17, 2016
Capt. David "Gnome" Knighton of the 47th FS won the top pilot trophy during Hawgsmoke 2016.

Tucson's Davis-Monthan Is Home to Top A-10 Unit

D-M's fliers take top honors at 'HawgSmoke' gunnery competition.

Jun 16, 2016

The Swingin' Return of The Squirrel Nut Zippers

Also on Arizona Spotlight: Wildfire season update; A-10 pilots compete for "Top Gun" status; and Dímelo introduces a woman who is glad she took a risk with learning to love her body.

Jun 16, 2016

Native American Portrayals in Film History

Film essayist Chris Dashiell takes a closer look at one of Hollywood's biggest blindspots.

Jun 10, 2016
Eastside Writing Room is one of various groups and events for authors and others who want to write.

A Passion for People, A Love of Words

Retired teacher shares her knowledge with students about the power of words.

Jun 10, 2016
Robin Schwartz as Shelly in Andrew Bujalski's film "Computer Chess" (2013)

"Let's All Go to the Lobby!"

Join four devoted movie lovers for a talk about films from anytime and everywhere. This episode: "From Silent Films to Computer Chess"

Jun 10, 2016

Pascua Yaqui Youth Get Involved

Also on Arizona Spotlight: Native American portrayals in film; profile of Tucson author Ethel Lee Miller; and young love at a long distance.

Jun 10, 2016
Israel left summer with a stack of envelopes before he deployed. Each one says "Open when," followed by a feeling or scenario. “Sometimes I really don’t say the right things," Israel said. "I just wanted to put it on paper for her so when I don’t always have the right words that she knows she can always find them in those notes.”

Separated by Deployment, Couple Finds Refuge in Tucson

A Dímelo story from the El Rio mailbox: 'Nothing same any more when he left.'

Jun 10, 2016

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