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All Souls: Tucson's Annual Celebration of Life and Death

2015 procession estimated to be the largest in event's 25-year history.

Three Ingredients to Launch a Successful Startup

Local groups use events, classes, and festivals to entice startups to Tucson or help Tucsonans get their own companies up and going

Tucsonans Favor Passenger Train Service to Phoenix

Public meeting garners support for rail connection that would go up to 125 mph.

METRO WEEK: Elections: Ward 4 Candidates, Unopposed Mayor

Annexation, Sun Tran strike and other topics shape council elections

"That Desert Sound"

A collection of '80s rock videos by Southern Arizona bands debuts this weekend at HoCo Fest.

METRO WEEK: Wards 1 and 2 Tucson City Council Races

Incumbents say track record deserves re-election; challengers say it's not enough.

Gentrification Fears Divide Tucson's Barrio Hollywood

Tensions reach peak between residents, business owners at neighborhood meeting.

Arizona Spotlight for July 17, 2015

A welcome to new American citizens from around the globe; sharing music and camaraderie in Downtown Tucson; The Rogue Theatre's new look at "The Portrait of Dorian Gray"; and a call to practice paying attention in your own backyard.

Downtown Tucson's First Grocery in Decades Opens to Public

Owners say the business represents a turning point for downtown's revitalization

Arizona Tourism on the Rebound

Industry saw big growth in 2014. Visit Tucson hopes to capitalize on recent success

Live Music on Streetcar? Yes, in Tucson This Summer

Concert series kicks off, will continue Saturday evenings through August.

Swim at an Art Museum? You Can in Downtown Tucson

Donated pools will be auctioned after summer to raise money for contemporary art center.

Tucson Ranked Among Nation's Most Bikeable Cities

Walk Score's 2015 rankings place the city ninth

Streetcar Ridership Heads Toward Milestone

Ridership number released this week shows 17 percent ahead of projections

Tucson Boosts Bicycle, Pedestrian Friendly Infrastructure

2015 report predicts dozens of new projects in the future

Graffiti at Fox Theatre Spotlights Citywide Problem

Police say it's misconception that gang members are responsible for vandalism around Tucson.

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