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More Arizona Spotlight Stories from Feb 2015

Life-changing Experiences While Serving Overseas

Peace Corps volunteers say life abroad opens new horizons, and is unforgettable.

Feb 19, 2015

Business Report: Starting a Business in Tucson's Neighbor Towns

Second part in a two-part series: What steps to take when in Marana, Sahuarita?

Oct 2, 2014

LGBT Global Persecution Leads to Asylum Seekers in Southern AZ

Marco Antonio Galdino left São Paulo in 1995, lives in Tucson while he awaits appeal of refugee rejection.

May 22, 2014

AZ Foundation for Women CEO Pushes Others to Become Leaders

Former Flagstaff Mayor Sara Presler says though leadership roles vary, "You have been called to lead."

Jan 30, 2014
Lizbeth Mateo and Luis Leon, two of the DREAM 9.

Members of 'DREAM9' Speak About Time in Detention, Asylum

After release they asked for humanitarian parole, say despite hardships detention was worth it.

Aug 16, 2013

Veterans Make Up 16% of Homeless Adults, US officials say

Tucson nonprofit focuses on helping, hoping to decrease that number; Gus Hasdorff's story.

Aug 2, 2013
Teresa Ramsey, formerly homeless veteran.

Tucson Goal: House Hundreds of Homeless Vets in 2.5 Years

Mayor Rothschild, city stepping up to national challenge, hopes to lead example for other communities.

Jul 19, 2013

Tucson Establishes Domestic Violence Court

$400K project will centralize, improve communication for services

Apr 25, 2013

Counties Take Different Paths to School Safety

Pima, Maricopa have own approaches deal with threats

Mar 1, 2013

CD 1: The Flavor of Arizona

New district larger, more diverse than several states

Nov 2, 2012

Pima County Library’s Bookbike

Custom bike delivers free books, promotes literacy and touts bicycling.

Jun 7, 2012

Outside Dollars a Gift in CD8 Race

Nearly $1M in Super PAC funding has come in on both sides

May 17, 2012

Patterson Remains in Office, For Now

Democrats say they fear for safety at state Capitol over his behavior

Apr 6, 2012
Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild

Tucson Mayor Visits Legislators, State Officials

Rothschild says it's important to form relationships with lawmakers

Mar 8, 2012

SPECIAL REPORT: PACs Send Money to Arizona Candidates

Incumbents Giffords, Grijalva, Flake bring in special-interest donations

Oct 20, 2011

Managing City Managers for the Long Haul

Tucson's unique system of government is a factor in finding a new chief administrator

Sep 15, 2011

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