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A house on Tucson's north side was destroyed Sunday in a late-night fire that billowed heavy smoke and sparked numerous calls to 911. [...]
Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source Arizona Daily Star Feed
Temperatures in the mid-90s are expected today. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. [...]
Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source Arizona Daily Star Feed
Incidents reported to the Pima County Sheriff's Department and Tucson police. [...]
Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source Arizona Daily Star Feed
A dozen Arizona students are advancing to the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair. [...]
Mon, Apr 23, 2018
Source Arizona Daily Star Feed
A federal appeals court this week approved the hiring of a special prosecutor to challenge former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's claim that his criminal contempt of court conviction should be vacated after his presidential pardon. [...]
Sat, Apr 21, 2018
Source Tucson Senitel Local News
Greyhound bus passengers of color, who speak with accents or simply are “not white,” routinely are questioned and sometimes detained by Customs and Border Protection agents, according to the American Civil Liberties Union. [...]
Sat, Apr 21, 2018
Source Tucson Senitel Local News
Jurors in the trial of Lonnie Swartz, the Border Patrol agent accused of second-degree murder, told a judge Friday that they were unable to reach a unanimous verdict after nearly three days of reviewing the case. The judge gave them an "Allen charge" and instructed them to return to their [...]
Fri, Apr 20, 2018
Source Tucson Senitel Local News
Despite conservative "messaging" about the likely walkouts over Arizona's having among the worst teacher pay in the country, an analysis of spending data showed no correlation between per-district administration costs and how much teachers are paid. [...]
Fri, Apr 20, 2018
Source Tucson Senitel Local News
What do you say or do when you apologize to someone? For some, it's “I'm sorry.” To them, that is an apology. To others, “I'm sorry,” is just getting started. They want to hear, “I was wrong. I should not have done that. What can I do to make it [...]
Thu, Apr 05, 2018
Source Gary Chapman
People who grow up with low self-esteem, often find it difficult to apologize. To them, an apology seems to be a sign of weakness. In reality, apologizing enhances one's self-esteem. People respect the man or woman who is willing to take responsibility for their own failures. Receiving the respect and [...]
Tue, Apr 03, 2018
Source Gary Chapman
When Dr. Jennifer Thomas and I wrote the book: The five languages of Apology, we discovered that some people almost never apologize. One wife said, “My husband rarely apologizes, because he doesn't see a lot of what he does as wrong. He finds it hard to admit that he makes [...]
Tue, Mar 27, 2018
Source Gary Chapman
Why is apologizing so hard? One husband said, “I know I did wrong, but so did she. In fact, she precipitated the whole thing. Why should I apologize when she's the one who started it?” The problem with the waiting game is that the average lifespan for men and women [...]
Thu, Mar 22, 2018
Source Gary Chapman
By: Dr. Deb Waterbury Very recently I was speaking with a pastor who had come to me for counsel on how to bring his dying church back to life. I was somewhat taken aback by his remark at the very beginning of our conversation: “Deb, I value all you have to [...]
Fri, Mar 16, 2018
Source Dr. Deb Waterbury
I wish I had a nickel for every time I've said something and then heard my 28-year-old son say, “Filter, Mom!” In truth, remembering to filter what goes on in my head before it comes out of my mouth has always been a struggle for me. I tend [...]
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
Source Dr. Deb Waterbury
By Dr. Deb Waterbury “It's the most wonderful time of the year!” Well, it should be, and for the most part, it often is. However, people are people, no matter where you go, and that includes us. Consequently, we have to deal with each other, and Thomas Wolfe's classic novel, You Can't [...]
Wed, Dec 20, 2017
Source Dr. Deb Waterbury
By Dr. Deb Waterbury It's simply amazing to me how quickly the Christmas things are out on store shelves!! Before we can even get through Halloween the little green and red stuff starts appearing in stores. Then well before Thanksgiving, Walmart and Target and Costco are in full Christmas [...]
Fri, Dec 15, 2017
Source Dr. Deb Waterbury