Tucson parks are getting a new park for kids on the autism spectrum, upgraded playground equipment, shade, splash pads, a giant pool slide, paths, a bocce ball court and a Buffalo Soldiers memorial in 2021.
Four Arrows Garden is a family-owned, backyard nursery that offers online shopping and contactless delivery of plants. The concept for the nursery developed during the COVID-19 pandemic.
For the last 10 years, the legendary Italian circus has set up in Tucson. This year it's converting to a drive-in theater for 31 shows over 16 days.
Starting Friday, Jan. 15, Pima County will move to the next vaccination phase for those in the 1B priority group: individuals who are 75 or older, prioritized protective service employees and educators, including childcare workers. Read more
Tucson, Arizona toy store Mildred and Dildred has moved into the former Kid's Center space. The La Encantada location for the local, women-owned business is now closed. Read more
Barrio Bread baker Don Guerra and El Charro matriarch Carlotta Flores teamed up for the fast-casual venture Barrio Charro, which opened today. Read more
These local places will help you explore Tucson, walk more, declutter your house, shop local and learn something new in 2021, even if you aren't making New Year's resolutions this year. Read more
The newly finished memorial on the west side of the historic Pima County Courthouse, features an acre of gardens, paths, two reflecting pools and modern-day petroglyphs that tell the story of Tucsonans who were killed or wounded in the 2011 shooting. It will be dedicated today on the 10th anniversary of the shooting. Read more
Donate used items to these Tucson secondhand stores and nonprofits. You can donate to thrift stores such as Goodwill or Salvation Army or organizations with more specific needs. Read more
A plant expert from Tohono Chul gives us tips on caring for Tucson plants during the winter, including when to cover plants, what to cover and why everyone puts Styrofoam on columnar cacti. Read more
Breathe Easy Automotive is a Tucson full-service auto repair shop that does everything from oil changes to brakes and engine repairs. The woman-owned business prioritizes the customer experience. Read more
The silver lining of 2020 is that it taught us so much. It taught us about society, about ourselves and how we take care of each other, that the human body is more delicate than we might think… Read more
Tucson, Arizona comedians share humorous predictions for the new year of 2021 as 2020 comes to a close. Prior to the pandemic, these women comedians performed on stage throughout Tucson. Read more
This winter break kids and parents have never been more in need of a break from screen-time. Read more
These books include both fiction and nonfiction and all have an Arizona connection, whether that's a Tucson author, Arizona setting or regional topic. These come from #ThisIsTucson's Summer Reading Challenge for Grown-Ups. Read more
Many Tucson fitness studios and gyms are offering classes outdoors during the COVID-19 pandemic. Classes in Tucson parks and parking lots provide room for both social distancing and connection. Read more
With COVID-19 cases continuing to surge in Pima County, putting a strain on healthcare workers and hospital capacity, the Pima County Health Department and other healthcare providers and first responders are urging families to to avoid gathering with family and friends who are not part of your household. Read more