Police Beat, Summer Edition: You're suspended!

University of Arizona Police Department Officer traveling northbound on Park Avenue noticed a Chevy sedan being pursued by a silver Saab, at approximately 1:15 a.m. on July 7. Both vehicles proceeded south on Park and turned west on Second Street at high speeds.  Read more

Upward and unbound

Upward Bound is one of eight TRIO programs funded through the US Department of Education designed to serve high school students from low-income families in programs that provide fundamental support in their preparation for college entrance.   Read more

History of UA presidential homes

According to the Office of University Communications, the UA actually has a long history of presidential homes, some of which are the source of mysterious folklore.  Read more

Grand Theft: Bicycle Season

The University of Arizona’s bike population on campus creates an opportunity for people with ill intention to snap a U-lock for a bike.  Although U-locks are for the most part trustworthy to keep a bicycle safe, location and visibility are another factor to keep in mind.   Read more

Best places to see 4th of July fireworks on campus

Once the sun goes down on the Fourth of July in Tucson, people turn west toward ‘A’ Mountain, also known as Sentinel Peak, for the fireworks display, to end the holiday with a bang. The Tucson Fire Department oversees the setup of these fireworks and starts the display around 9:15 p.m.  Read more

Cobra Arcade Bar holds grand opening Friday

The arcade-bar concept was developed in Phoenix prior to opening a second location here in Tucson. According to an article in the June 27 Tucson Weekly, the concept is the work co-founders Ariel Bracamonte and Chuckie Duff.  Read more