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The University of Arizona’s Tech Park on Rita Road south of Tucson houses dozens of startup companies, but the resources it offers are a draw for well-established companies, too. Tucson-based defense technology company Applied Energetics recently relocated their headquarters to the Tech Park…

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The University of Arizona is strengthening its focus on engineering, space science and optics with a new Applied Research Building just off Speedway Boulevard. Construction on the three-story, $85 million building broke ground on Tuesday, June 29, and the university expects the building to o…

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The University of Arizona is strengthening its focus on engineering, space science and optics with a new Applied Research Building just off Speedway Boulevard. Construction on the three-story, $85 million building broke ground on Tuesday, June 29, and the university expects the building to o…

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The Tucson real estate market is staying strong, and prices are only going up. Arizona ranks fourth for the largest increase in rent and overall housing prices in that nation. On the extreme — and luxurious — end of the scale: Eleven Arches, also known as the Grace Mansion in the Catalina Fo…

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With a major research university right in our backyard, a strong military presence and innovative companies throughout the metro region, there’s often a plethora of interesting science and technology news to be found in Southern Arizona. Here’s a breakdown of the most interesting recent deve…

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In discussions about Tucson’s booming housing market, the scarcity of new homes is a common point of emphasis. While it won’t relieve the immediate need, Meritage Homes has announced a new community coming to Vail: Hanson Ridge. The community is going to be located off of Interstate 10 and l…

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Maybe you’re thinking of remodeling your kitchen, putting in a new pool for those hot Arizona summers or looking to finish up some repair work. Whatever big project it may be, you can probably assume the costs will be high. If you don’t have the funds readily accessible, you might want to co…