artsandamp;life

UA Alumnus Paints Tucson's Largest Mural

 The man behind the animal cycling mural, the clownfish mural on 191 Toole and the multiple artist murals that pop up on the Rialto Theatre strikes again, and this time he’s outdoing himself.  Read more

Banner UMC launches research into gun violence

 Gun violence has long been an issue all across the world and especially in the United States. According to the Gun Violence Archive, there were more than 14,000-gun related deaths in the United States in 2018 alone. Tucson is no exception.  Read more

Primary candidates discuss student housing, gentrification

 On Saturday, June 22nd, Ward 1 City Council candidates– Lane Santa Cruz, Sami Hamed, Rob Ellias, and Miguel Ortega– and the three competing democratic Tucson mayoral candidates– Randi Dorman, Regina Romero, and Steve Farley– came together at El Rio community center to discuss gentrification in Tucson.   Read more