Popular Mexican Restaurant Hit With 11 Health Code ViolationsGreyson FNewsBreak Contributor
Tucson city leaders suggest moving asylum-seekers to Phoenix or military base as funding runs outArizona LuminariaNewsBreak Contributor
Pima County’s asylum-seeking program may end as federal funding expiresArizona LuminariaNewsBreak Contributor
New report shows how UA tried to ease financial risks and controversies of Ashford purchaseArizona LuminariaNewsBreak Contributor
Pima County supervisors suggest jailing fewer people, adding community stakeholders to solve crisisArizona LuminariaNewsBreak Contributor
Popular Mexican Restaurant Hit With 11 Health Code Violations
One of the most popular Mexican food chains here in Tucson isn’t exempt from partaking in its annual health inspections. And, unfortunately, it did not perform well, with a total of 11 core and priority violations. The health inspector still gave the restaurant a “Satisfactory” grade, which is unusual for the large sum of identified problems. Even so, before you head out to dinner, it’s a good idea to know what the violations are and if these issues were corrected at the time of the inspection.
Woman fighting for life following shooting near Tucson school
TUCSON, Ariz. (13 News) - The Tucson Police Department is looking for suspects after a woman was shot in Tucson on Wednesday, Feb. 21. The TPD said the shooting happened around 12:30 p.m. in the area of East Pima Street and North Dodge Boulevard. The incident shut down Pima Street...
The family behind Taqueria La Esquina is opening a new restaurant on Broadway
Alex Bohon was destined to be in the restaurant business. Both of his parents were restaurateurs and he grew up working in the kitchen. Out of all his siblings, he was the only one who took a liking to cooking, continuing to work with his father, Otto Ramon Bohon. He...
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Dogs Up for Adoption in Tucson, AZ
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around tucson..
3 Top Tucson Mexican Hole-in-the-Wall Joints
Welcome to a culinary journey through Tucson’s vibrant food scene as we explore three top Tucson Mexican hole-in-the-wall joints. These eateries offer a tantalizing glimpse into the rich tapestry of Mexican culture that thrives in the heart of Arizona. While we highlight these three Tucson Mexican hole-in-the-wall joints, it’s important to note that Tucson boasts a large number of similar establishments waiting to be discovered.
Heated South Tucson council discussion leaves future of Fire Department unknown
The South Tucson City Council Meeting took a turn Tuesday night. Instead of going into Executive Session, council members agreed to have an open conversation about the future of the fire department.
Tucson braces for rise in homelessness as migrant funds run out
DOUGLAS, Ariz. (NewsNation) — Tucson is preparing for a potential surge in homelessness as federal funds to help house migrants dwindle. One of the busiest sectors of the U.S.-Mexico border could soon see a crisis of its own as federal funding meant to help house migrants in Tucson is expected to dry up. That would mean shelters could close and force hundreds of migrants onto the streets.
LIST: Road closures for the 2024 Tucson Rodeo Parade
TUCSON, Ariz. (13 News) - Drivers should be advised of the following road closures for the 2024 Tucson Rodeo Parade that will take place from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 22. What is the new route?. The Tucson Rodeo Parade Committee and the City have determined that...
AZ Tucson's Most Loveable Puppies Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near tucson.
Westside Constable suspended without pay for remainder of his term
A Pima County constable who was serving Tucson’s Westside has been suspended without pay for the rest of the year.
The Rising Sun in Tucson: 6 Japanese Restaurants Defining Authentic Taste
This article presents a curated list of six authentic Japanese restaurants located in Tucson. Have you had the chance to visit any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear your experiences and thoughts in the comments section below!
🚧 Traffic Alert: Activation of Flashing Yellow Arrows at Key Intersections in Tucson
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Tucson, AZ. Residents and commuters in Tucson should be advised that on Thursday, February 22, there will be traffic control measures at the intersection of Oak Tree Rd/Indian Agency Rd and Valencia Rd. The purpose of these measures is to facilitate the activation of new flashing yellow arrow signals aimed to improve traffic flow and enhance safety. Traffic officers will be on-site directing traffic to ensure the safety of workers and commuters. Due to these activities, those traveling in the area can expect delays and restrictions between 6 am and 6 pm. Commuters are encouraged to plan accordingly and allow extra travel time or seek alternative routes to avoid congestion. Your patience and cooperation are appreciated as these necessary traffic improvements are made.
Windy Wednesday in store and cooler too!
Brace for a blustery Wednesday with gusts hitting 30-45 mph, especially east of Tucson. Secure your belongings to prevent wind damage. While dry conditions persist, watch for blowing dust and potential power outages. Stay updated with our mobile app and expect cooler temperatures in the low 70s.
Tucson Mayor Regina Romero talks about border crisis
Tucson Mayor Regina Romero talked about the border crisis and the possibility of street releases in southern Arizona.
35-year-old cyclist dies after being struck by vehicle on far Eastside
Benjamin Bruns was riding his bicycle along Old Spanish Trail when he was struck by a passing vehicle whose driver may have fallen asleep, according to the Pima County Sheriff's Department.
Prairie Hill adds Tucson center to its portfolio
Real estate firm Prairie Hill Holdings has added a new Sun Belt property to its portfolio. The company has acquired Rillito Crossing Marketplace, a 96,424-sq.-ft. shopping center in Tucson.anchored by a Sprouts Farmers Market. Other tenants at the center include LA Fitness, The Joint Chiropractic, multiple nail salons and several quick-serve restaurants.
Eastside high-speed crash resulted in injuries, commute time traffic backups
Evening traffic was backing up during commuter hours Tuesday at Houghton Road and Tanque Verde after a serious crash.
Road closures coming to Naranja Park next month as expansion nears completion
Starting on March 4, Naranja Park will be closed for two days to allow crews to widen and pave the main intersection into the park as the expansion project nears its completion this spring.
FIRST ALERT FORECAST - Hold on to your cowboy hat!
TUCSON, Ariz. (13 News) - A cold front coming from California will cool us off around 10 degrees Wednesday with gusty winds and the chance for a few sprinkles. Temperatures will warm right back up Friday into Saturday with a better chance for rain early next week. WEDNESDAY: Mostly sunny...
Pima County supervisors suggest jailing fewer people, adding community stakeholders to solve crisis
Ten community members stood before the Pima County Board of Supervisors at their meeting Tuesday to thank county officials for not supporting proposals to build a new jail. Tiera Rainey, the Executive Director of the Tucson Bail Fund, who has been against building a new jail, expressed her support to County Administrator Jan Lesher for “slowing this reactionary process down and looking to incorporate more community stakeholders” into discussions about the future of the Pima County jail.