Tucson's rainy summer has created favorable conditions for pests like mosquitoes, flies and moths. Tucson's 2021 monsoon season is now the third-wettest monsoon on record.
Tucson murals continue to inspire hope and fill our city's walls with beauty.
While Tucson is still months away from the official end of the 2021 monsoon season, the city has already received significantly more rain than what 2020's disappointing monsoon season graced us with.
Tucson groups are distributing thousands of free backpacks and school supplies to help students get ready for the 2021 school year. Read more
“Baby Alfredo’s Wild Ride”, written in 2000 by Twyla Haggerty, a fourth-grade student at Davis Bilingual Magnet School, is an imaginative story inspired by Barrio Anita's history. Read more
Phoenix may be hotter than Tucson, but there are lots of attractions worthy of a drive up north for a summer getaway. Find water parks and other things to do in Phoenix, Scottsdale, Tempe, Mesa and Glendale. Read more
Kristan Higgins' latest title "Pack Up The Moon" is equal parts hilarious and heartbreaking. Read more
If you're looking to book a staycation in Tucson, Arizona this summer but are hoping for something different than a hotel, take a look through the listings on the massive vacation rental company Airbnb. Read more
It's that time of year when it's too hot for the park and most other outdoor things. Here are Tucson places to spend a hot (or rainy) afternoon in nice, cool air. Read more
If you think Tucson has the most spectacular sunsets in the world and always wondered why, we asked an expert for some illuminating insight. Read more
Tucson ice cream and gelato shops are known for more than chocolate and vanilla. Here's a look at some of the most unique flavors found at local shops like The Screamery, Frost Gelato, Blue Ice Gelato and Hub Ice Cream and Sullivan's. Read more
Mount Lemmon in the Coronado National Forest is a popular destination year-round, but especially during the summer season as temperatures rise in the Tucson area. Read more
If you're looking to escape Tucson for a beach getaway, San Diego is about a 6-hour drive away. Check out beaches, eat a giant breakfast burrito, spot a seal, and say hi to a couple Tucson elephants at the zoo. Read more
Silvia Garcia-Moreno's acclaimed gothic novel "Mexican Gothic" is well worth the post-read creeps you may endure. Read more
From taking a trip to Mount Lemmon for the cooler temperatures to trying a new frozen treat, here are 12 things to do in and around Tucson to check off your 2021 summer bucket list. Read more