Next week, people all across America, and the world, will be watching the inauguration of Barack Obama. Tony Paniagua has a look at some of the ways that the event is being observed locally.

KUAZ will be bringing you live NPR coverage of the inauguration next Tuesday, January 20th, from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m.

Christopher Conover tells us about Governor Janet Napolitano's confirmation hearing to be the new head of Homeland Security.

Tucson now has a direct connection with the Sundance Film Festival, allowing local film goers to see award-winning Sundance films at The Loft Cinema. Sooyeon Lee tells us more.

Find out about The Arizona Theater Company's new production of the American classic A Raisin in the Sun, and how they teamed up with Habitat for Humanity. Mark Mclemore talks with ATC's Samantha Wyer, and Amanda Thomas from Habitat for Humanity Tucson.

We hear another story from our friends and neighbors, as collected by the StoryCorps team during its Tucson visit.

Listen to January 9 Edition - Arizona Legislature, wish list for the governor and StoryCorps.