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September 1, 2016

Tucson regains direct air service to Hermosillo

Arizona Daily Star “‘All I can say is, Yes!’ Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild said with a fist pump. ‘I’ve been working on this since taking office and since we were just coming out of the recession, I was told to be patient.’” Read more…

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August 19, 2016

These are the cities with the fastest and slowest job growth in America

Bloomberg Tucson is #3 in the nation for metros with the fastest job growth. Read more…

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August 3, 2016

Tucson’s status as a City of Gastronomy could be paying off

Tucson News Now “‘Last year for culinary, July to July, we had $6 million in coverage,’ said Dan Gibson, a communications specialist for Visit Tucson. ‘The year before we didn’t have $6 million in coverage, period.’” Read more…

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July 3, 2016

Tucson named the best ‘under-the-radar’ food city in America

Arizona Daily Star “Knock knock, who’s there? Yet another national publication singling out Tucson as a great place to eat.” Read more…

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June 19, 2016

Th-th-that’s right, folks: It’s the Tucson Roadrunners

Arizona Daily Star “The newly named Roadrunners will kick off their season at TCC on Oct. 28.” Read more…

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June 18, 2016

Tucson welcomes the Roadrunners as the city’s new hockey franchise

KVOA “The team’s name and logo were revealed at an open house event at the Tucson Convention Center by Anthony LeBlanc, the Arizona Coyotes’ President and CEO.” Read more…

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June 14, 2016

With Enrique Alfaro Ramirez, Mayor of Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, June 2016

Trade mission to Guadalajara

Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild is visiting Guadalajara—a sister city with Tucson—for several days this week to promote trade and tourism. Guadalajara is a city of more than 1.4 million inhabitants in the southwestern Mexican state of Jalisco. The University of Arizona has longstanding ties with the University of Guadalajara, the second-oldest university in Mexico, and […]

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May 31, 2016

At the press conference in front of Benjamin Supply, May 2016

New murals beautify downtown

If you’ve seen this on your way into downtown… …you’re not dreaming and yes, you’re still in Tucson. The mural, by artist Rock Martinez and assistant Cristina Perez, is one of eight going up on downtown businesses, thanks to a $50,000 grant to the City of Tucson from the Tohono O’Odham Nation. At a press […]

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May 26, 2016

At the Banner University Medical Center Tucson groundbreaking, May 2016

Groundbreaking at Banner University Medical Center Tucson

Banner University Medical Center Tucson celebrated the start of construction of its new 9-story patient tower at a groundbreaking ceremony this morning—the first construction project undertaken as part of a 30-year agreement between the University of Arizona and Banner Health.

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May 24, 2016

American to launch Tucson-New York nonstop flight

Arizona Daily Star “‘In making this decision, American is signaling its confidence in the Tucson market, and of course we think that confidence is well-placed,’ Rothschild said.” Read more…

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