Vail (Arizona, United States)

Type: City
Name: Vail (Arizona, United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 32.047901
Longitude: -110.711998
population: 2,839
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

4 Arizona school superintendents to take on Boston Marathon

38 minutes 23 seconds ago byVAIL - Four Arizona school superintendents who enjoy distance running, will be going the distance in this year's 118th running of the Boston Marathon on Monday, April 21.For Calvin Baker (Vail), David Woodall (Benson), Frank ... [Published KVOA 4 - 9 hours ago]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Public school districts could have to change back their latest charter schools

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -Arizona's school districts that have started charter schools must change the most recent ones back, and go back to less funding.The latest move by the state legislature highlights the gap in funding for public schools versus ... [Published KOLD-TV - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Mar 30 2014 - Updated Mar 30 2014 - 1 reports

Vail Daily column: Give a heave-ho to ‘hell, no!’

Barry Goldwater (1909-1998), five-term U.S. senator from Arizona, didn’t suffer fools gladly. He snarled at right-wing preachers. They sounded to him like grumpy politicians who squinted at enemies through warped lens.Goldwater, whose book “The Conscience ... [Published Vail Daily - Mar 30 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 1 reports

First responders train to interact with those with autism

44 minutes 59 seconds ago byTUCSON, AZ -The number of kids with an autism spectrum disorder is on the rise. In fact, the Centers for Disease Control says 1 in 54 boys will be diagnosed with autism.And one group expert says unfortunately, those kids are ... [Published KVOA 4 - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 21 2014 - Updated Mar 21 2014 - 1 reports

Pima road-fund swap feud escalates with new report, complaint

Pima County Supervisor Ally Miller’ s district has received more money for road improvements and other transportation needs than the county’s other districts have since 1997, according to documents released this week.Miller’s district has received more ... [Published Arizona Daily Star - Mar 21 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 1 reports

Pinal County Sheriff’s Log, 3/19/14

The following was taken from reports of the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office.Arrests/citations/summonses: Gustavo E. Almaguer, 48, of Casa Grande was arrested and jailed Monday for suspicion of a pawn shop license violation, a pawn ticket requirement violation ... [Published TriValleyCentral.com - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 1 reports

Daily News-Sun parent company names GM for Arizona properties

10/13 Communications has named a 40-year veteran of the newspaper industry as general manager for its Arizona properties, including yourwestvalley.com., the Daily News-Sun, Glendale Today, Peoria Today and Surprise Today.Steve Pope, who currently holds ... [Published Daily News-Sun - Mar 20 2014]
First reported Mar 14 2014 - Updated Mar 14 2014 - 1 reports

Vail schools and Cox team to put teaching in the digital age

Partnerships between K–12 school districts and technology partners can be beneficial to student success. I am pleased to say Vail School District and Cox Business have been able to collaborate in a successful public/private partnership.Since 1903, the ... [Published Inside Tucson Business - Mar 14 2014]
First reported Mar 12 2014 - Updated Mar 12 2014 - 1 reports

New Walmart opening in Vail, and other business news & notes

TUCSON New Walmart in Vail opens this morningThe Tucson area’s newest Walmart opens today at 9260 S. Houghton Road, with a grand opening ceremony at 7:30 a.m.The store, with grocery, pharmacy and general merchandise products, will be open 24 hours a day, ... [Published Arizona Daily Star - Mar 12 2014]
First reported Mar 11 2014 - Updated Mar 11 2014 - 1 reports

No laws violated in Supervisor's roads-fund transfer, county review finds

The Pima County Board of Supervisors did not violate any laws when they voted to move money from Supervisor Ally Miller 's district to fix Colossal Cave Road last month, according to the Pima County Attorney's office.Miller requested a memo from the County ... [Published Arizona Daily Star - Mar 11 2014]
First reported Mar 11 2014 - Updated Mar 11 2014 - 1 reports

Vail Daily column: Say goodnight, hawks

Pssst, hey, Arizona, would you do us all a big favor and put John McCain out to pasture, please?Not in a bad way, though. Not like when a vet says your old dog will “go live on a big ranch and roam free,” when in reality you know he’s headed for the gas ... [Published Vail Daily - Mar 11 2014]
First reported Mar 03 2014 - Updated Mar 03 2014 - 1 reports

Thinking outside the chalk-box

Wyoming educators get inspiration from Arizona schoolsBy Aerin Curtisacurtis@wyomingnews.comCHEYENNE -- The Vail Unified School District in Tucson, Ariz., has five high schools of choice.Several of its schools were part of a recent research trip led by ... [Published Wyoming Tribune-Eagle - Mar 03 2014]

Quotes

Baker states, "I'm depending on 'Heartbreak Hill' to take my mind off of school budget problems for just a few minutes."
"But Zach!" you may be exclaiming. "If the World Beer Cup is always held in the U S , wouldn't you see a bias against beers from outside the country?"
"One of our charter schools is starting a Chinese immersion program and at the parent meeting, a parent said I'm so glad you're doing that here because otherwise I would have had to have gone to a charter school outside the district to get that special program. Well those special programs cost money" said Vail School District superintendent Calvin Baker
...week nears, I look forward to returning home to Southern Arizona and hearing from people about topics they want to discuss," Barber said today. "This weekend, I am excited to meet students who aspire to be the next generation of our nation's leaders and also to honor our World War II veterans, members of our armed forces and a very deserving band."

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4 Arizona school superintendents to take on Bos... [Published KVOA 4 - 9 hours ago]
33 World Beer Cup Winners To Look For In Arizona [Published Phoenix New Times - Apr 14 2014]
Public school districts could have to change ba... [Published KOLD-TV - Apr 10 2014]
Easter festivities happening across Southern AZ [Published KOLD-TV - Apr 09 2014]
County Approves 716-Acre Multifamily Developmen... [Published Commercial Property Executive - Apr 05 2014]
U.S. Rep. Ron Barber Hosting Annual Service Aca... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Apr 05 2014]
N4T Investigators: Moving hustle update [Published KVOA 4 - Apr 02 2014]
Todd Helton feels "a little weird" watching Roc... [Published Denver Post - Apr 01 2014]
Vail Daily column: Give a heave-ho to ‘hell, no!’ [Published Vail Daily - Mar 30 2014]
First responders train to interact with those w... [Published KVOA 4 - Mar 28 2014]
Minnesota Chapter Named Chapter of the Year at ... [Published Travel and Tour World - Mar 27 2014]
Pima road-fund swap feud escalates with new rep... [Published Arizona Daily Star - Mar 21 2014]
Daily News-Sun parent company names GM for Ariz... [Published Daily News-Sun - Mar 20 2014]
Pinal County Sheriff’s Log, 3/19/14 [Published TriValleyCentral.com - Mar 19 2014]
Vail schools and Cox team to put teaching in th... [Published Inside Tucson Business - Mar 14 2014]
Kindergarten sign ups happening all across Sout... [Published KOLD-TV - Mar 13 2014]
New Walmart opening in Vail, and other business... [Published Arizona Daily Star - Mar 12 2014]
No laws violated in Supervisor's roads-fund tra... [Published Arizona Daily Star - Mar 11 2014]
Vail Daily column: Say goodnight, hawks [Published Vail Daily - Mar 11 2014]
Tierra Antigua Realty Has Done the Research: Tu... [Published PRWeb - Mar 07 2014]
Thinking outside the chalk-box [Published Wyoming Tribune-Eagle - Mar 03 2014]
Educators learn from others in Arizona [Published Wyoming Tribune-Eagle - Feb 10 2014]
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