Tucson Articles

The Dirt on Nitty Gritty: Bob Carpenter shares the band’s pandemic life

By Josh Ortega It was supposed to take 10 days, but it turned into a year and a half.  The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band returns to...

Ask the Expert: 3 things you can do to lose weight

By Tucson Medical Center When you need to lose weight, it can be hard to know where to start, but you don’t have to jump...

The Story of a Song: ‘Hallelujah’ was special to Cohen until the end

By Bridgette M. Redman It was an off-handed question at a dinner party. “Someone asked if we’d ever considered making a documentary about a song,” says...

The Recipe for Success: Arizona chef receives rare award

By Allison Brown Robson Resort Communities’ Quail Creek luxury resort community’s Chef Adolfo “Aris” Cabrera was inducted into the American Academy of Chefs, a prestigious...

Fall Arts Preview: Tucson awaiting a plethora of productions

By Bridgette Redman In a world where little has seemed normal, Tucson arts organizations are preparing their fall seasons with a good, solid mix of...

High Expectations: Nancy Aton uses medical marijuana to help patients

By Laura Latzko Dr. Nancy Aton says medical marijuana is a catchall for improving health. Aton, who has been at Genesis Natural Medicine Center since 2012,...

An Inferno of Flavors: Diners can explore all things delicious at Dante’s Fire

By Valerie Vinyard When Dante’s Fire opened in May 2013, the restaurant catered to late-night diners who wanted eclectic, artfully prepared food; craft cocktails; and...

The Bird is the Word: Mission Garden shows off its feathered friends

By Laura Latzko Bird watching is seemingly a long-lost art. However, Mission Garden allows guests to do just that while exploring its lush landscape of...

July Calendar of Events

FRIDAY, JULY 1 Madaras Gallery Presents the Wildlife of the Southwest, various times, Madaras Gallery, 3035 N. Swan, free admission, 615-3001, madaras.com. In this collection,...

Ask the Expert: Heat, exercise and your heart

By Tucson Medical Center Summers here in Tucson can be brutal. And while you might want to escape to air conditioning all the time, being...