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Proposition 400

The City of Tucson is asking voters next month to hike the two-cent city sales tax , known as the Business Privilege Tax, by a half-cent to help fund core services.

Activists Opposed to Bodies Exhibit Mark Departure

21 Week Run Conclusion Celebrated With Solemn Ceremony

Admiral Michael Mullen Comes to Tucson

Watch the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Town Hall

School Closures

Budget deficits and population shifts are taking toll on schools in Tucson

Core Tax Proposal

Cuts to City Services on the Horizon in Tucson

A Gift of Angels: The Art of Mission San Xavier del Bac

New Book Reveals Hidden Details of Artistic Treasures

Salvador Corona: Matador to Muralist

This exhibition highlights the works of beloved Mexican-born muralist and decorative artist Salvador Corona (1895–1984).

SB 1070 Legal Challenge Update

Dennis Burke, U.S. Attorney for the District of Arizona provides an update on the legal challenge to SB-1070 that his office is working on.

Electric Cars Rolling Out

Supporters of electric vehicles are excited about the short-term and long-term future

Temple Emanu-El Celebrates Completion of New Torah

Arizona's pioneering Jewish congregation marks the milestone with a public ceremony

Last Minute Push for Votes

As Primary Election Day neared one long time politician tried to give the next generation a helping hand.

Thrift Stores

Thrift stores are thriving in this tough economy as consumers look for ways to make their dollars stretch

City Council Ward 6 Report Card

Steve Kozachik: Council is more business friendly, but asking voters for a raise is a deal breaker.

City Challenges

Tucson City Councilman Steve Kozachik of Ward 6 says city faces major challenges concerning the budget and a proposed downtown Tucson hotel.

New Sun Tran Labor Contract Maintains City Funded Health Insurance

New offer hinged on job security assurances, but freezes wages and maintains city-funded health insurance.

Tucson's 235th Birthday

A number of events are being held this month, as part of the anniversary of the founding of Tucson, on August 20, 1775, when Hugo O'Connor established the new presidio.

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