Lovin Life in Tucson

The Tucson Effect: Local entertainers bring talent to Beta Dance Festival

By Mckayla Hull Dance is bringing Tucson and Phoenix together. The fifth annual Beta Dance Festival will be held in Phoenix on September 22 and September...

Sunny Disposition: Chef Ryan Clark stays local with Casino del Sol restaurants

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Casino del Sol’s executive chef, Ryan Clark, knows the key to success. It’s not only about the food. “Most people go out to restaurants...

She’s Coming Home: Actress Grace Stockdale is readying her stint in ‘Waitress’

By Steven Solomon Grace Stockdale doesn’t live in Oro Valley any longer, but her parents still do. And she’s already fantasizing what she’s going to...

Rock ‘n’ Roll Express: Consistency is the only world Collective Soul knows

By Laura Latzko Some bands have an undeniable sound; just a few chords allows listeners to identify their music. Collective Soul, a band out of...

Play Ball!

Learn Mexican baseball traditions at Kino Veterans Memorial Stadium The Vamos a Tucson Mexican Baseball Fiesta will provide a treat for area baseball fanatics, when...

No Mystery Boy: Culture Club singer says he’s ‘authentic and human’ on stage

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Boy George wants Culture Club fans to know he’s kinder and gentler than he was in the ’80s. “I’ve become a much warmer...

His Lovin’ Ways: Johnjay Van Es dedicates career to adoptable dogs, foster children

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Tucson native Johnjay Van Es paces nervously inside Grimaldi’s in Old Town Scottsdale. He and his 93.7 KRQ FM morning show partner,...

Family Tradition: Apple Annie’s in Willcox offers a true farming experience

By Laura Latzko Visits to Apple Annie’s in Willcox have been longstanding fall traditions for families around the state. For the extended Holcomb family, farming...

Aw Shucks: Kingfisher celebrates 25 years of fresh seafood and innovative dishes

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Kingfisher’s Jim Murphy acknowledges the restaurant is having a big year. The Tucson mainstay is celebrating its 25th anniversary and Kingfisher’s longevity...

Ask the Expert: A lung screening can help smokers breathe easier

By Tucson Medical Center The risks of being a long-time smoker can weigh heavily on a person’s mind, especially with the threat of lung cancer....