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Volunteer Patty Hilpert (center) and President Shaw Kinsley (right) of the Tubac Historical Society tell us about the rich history of the Santa Cruz Valley and the celebration that they have planned in honor of Arizona's centennial year.

The Hollywood-Santa Cruz Valley Connection

The Tubac Historical Society explores film as part of Arizona's history

Real Estate Agent Jenni Zimmerman (center) and Broker Bob Zimmerman (right), both of Mount Lemmon Realty, talk about some of the attractions and economic situations up on Mt. Lemmon from residents and they also mention their restaurant that they will be opening soon.

Getting Away to Mt. Lemmon

People flock to snow in the winter, cooler weather in the summer.

The Mayans, some of whom lived here in Guatemala in pre-Columbian times, didn't predict world's end in 2012, UA professor says.

Did Mayans Say World Will End in 2012?

UA anthropologist calls the controversial idea 'bogus'

Downtown Tucson pedestrians

Housing Bubble Aftermath: Rethinking Sprawl

City planners examine lessons of growth, seek ways to shape Tucson's future

The Peace Corps is celebrating 50 years of service and Jack Vaughn, the second director of the organization, says there have been many changes around the globe during that time. We visit him at his home in anticipation of the 50th anniversary.

Peace Corps Pioneer Recalls Agency's Origins

Early director says many doubted the viability of the program

Committee member, Nina Bell Allen-Langley (left) and Reverend John Kitagawa (right) of the St. Philip's in the Hills Episcopal Church tell us about the church's 75th Anniversary that will be on Christmas Eve.

Church Celebrates Doubly On Christmas Eve

Tucson's St. Philip's in the Hills Episcopal Church to commemorate its 75th anniversary

Author, pianist, and musicologist Dr. Janne E. Irvine, born with limited vision, has written the story of how she learned to make sense of the blurry world around her.

Sight-Challenged Author Uses Curiosity to See

Memoir describes difficulties, joys of living with 'low vision and high expectations'

President Mary Ann Pogany and Treasurer Charlotte Poole of the Friends of Oracle State Park speak about their organization and their efforts to reopen an important part of their community.

Volunteers Rescue Oracle State Park

Supporters find resources, aim for February for re-opening

Recycling

Keeping Tucson "Clean and Beautiful"

Local organization seeks more volunteers for cleanup in parks, washes, roadways

Robert Martino, Kitt Peak public outreach coordinator talks about Kitt Peak's Sun-day Event.

Taking in the Sun for Winter Solstice

Annual event is giving residents a chance to get closer to the sun

Executive Director of BAN, Juanita Molina (left), and Human Rights Promoter, Ana Santoyo (right), tell us about the Border Action Network and how it has become one of the most active and vocal organizations that works based on behalf of immigrant and border communities.

Border Action Network Gets New Leadership

Long-time activist becomes interim executive director of immigrant-rights organization

John Martin Meek, author of the book "The Other Pearl Harbor: The Army Air Corps & its Heroes on Dec 7, 1941".

New Pearl Harbor History Made Available

On 70th anniversary of the Japanese attack, local author provides new details

The Valley Gourd Patch is holding its third annual Gourd Art Festival in Green Valley on Friday and Saturday December 2nd and 3rd.

Going for the Gourds

Residents across the country are creating art from the fruit of a vine

Marvin Hamlisch Salutes Centennial Hall

The acclaimed composer will dedicate a new song to celebrate the Hall's 75th anniversary.

It's the annual Luminaria event at Tucson Botanical Gardens while in Tumacacori south of Tucson, organizers are holding their annual fiesta, with a variety of cultural events.

Luminarias: Lighting the Way for the Holidays

Tucson Botanical Gardens, Tumacacori National Historical Parks host annual events this weekend

UA Hanson Film Institute's, Charissa Delmar (left), and Apache 8 Director, Sande Zeig (right), tell us about the Native Eyes Film Showcase that will be showing in various locations in Tucson from November 30th to December 4th.

Native Eyes Film Showcase Looks Within

Native Americans, other aboriginal populations highlighted at UA

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