Lovin Life in Tucson

The Healthy Geezer: Grandparents can guard themselves against catching kids’ colds

By Fred Cicetti Question: Since I started being a baby-sitting grandparent, I seem to be getting more colds. I must be catching germs from the...

Family Favorites: Patricia Schwabe Wants To Be Known For More Than Tacos

When Patricia Schwabe discusses her Penca Restaurante, she is short and to the point. However, what she does say matters. She succinctly describes her well-known,...

The Wild West: KT Tunstall waxes poetic about Tucson

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski When scheduling her latest tour, Scottish singer-songwriter KT Tunstall made sure to include a Tucson gig. “I basically demanded to my booking agent...

The Elder Statesman: Trevor Cheek, 25, enjoys mentoring younger players on the Roadrunners

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski When Trevor Cheek was a young hockey draftee, he struggled with his confidence. He didn’t believe he deserved to be on the...

Sharing a Piece of History

Treasures will be up for grabs at Invisible Theatre’s costume and prop yard sale Celebrating its 48-year anniversary, Tucson’s Invisible Theatre has just kicked off...

On A ‘Mission’, Styx Offers Futuristic Lyrics With Old-School Sounds

By Alan Sculley When the current Styx album, The Mission, arrived in June 2017, it ended a 14-year run without an album of new original...

Locally Sourced: Janos Wilder has a one-two punch with Carriage House and Downtown Kitchen

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski Janos Wilder is a gastronomical genius, many would agree. Tucson’s only James Beard Foundation winner opened Janos on the grounds of the Tucson...

Life in the Fast Lane: Former Eagles guitarist Don Felder doesn’t take it easy...

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski To former Eagles guitarist Don Felder, playing music isn’t work. “I don’t have to do this,” says Felder, who’s on a successful solo...

Ask the Expert: Breast cancer survivor spreading message of positivity

By Jim Marten, Tucson Medical Center When breast cancer survivor and advocate BethAnne King-Lobmiller was just 10 or 11 years old, she recalls accidentally barging...

South America’s Lofty Celebrity: Quito, Ecuador is a study in history and light

By Richard Carroll Photos by Halina Kubalski Quito, the proud capital of Ecuador, stands majestically beneath wandering clouds that drape the city with dramatically shifting shadows....