Archive for the ‘Tucson/Southern Arizona Community’ Category


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Top Ten Reasons Why I Love My Audi e-tron!

Prelude: Just a little bit of history. Since the birth of Mrs. Green’s World almost 10 years ago, the Chapman Automotive Group in Tucson, Arizona, has been a major champion, partner, and supporter of the MGW mission and vision. Together we have accomplished some pretty amazing things and at some point, I will…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Fuel Efficiency/Automobiles, Innovation and Technology, News, Newsletter, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community

Tucson’s Wheels: What Keeps them Turning?

Jim DeGrood, Pima Association of Governments, Deputy Director, Patrick Hartley, Sustainability Coordinator – We’ll hear from Jim and Patrick with an overview of the RTA (Regional Transportation Authority) program with an emphasis on mobility,

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Health, Home, Innovation and Technology, Radio Show, Travel, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community
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My Walk This Morning? For The Birds!

Like millions of Americans, today is the day I recommitted to getting regular exercise for 2017 and actually started. And I REALLY mean it this year.  Sound familiar?  Let me just add that I really mean it.  And it’s not about losing weight (which would be great) but about my commitment to good health. At […]

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Filed Under: Article Topics, Article Types, Awareness & Action, Blog, Environmental Impact, Green Living, Health, Mental Health, Sustainability, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community

BEST OF SHOW: Why Thrifting Matters

Judith Simmons, Marketing Specialist Goodwill Industries of Southern Arizona & Michael Meyer, Vice President of Donated Goods Retail and Marketing at Goodwill Industries International – Thrift…

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Filed Under: Fashion and Beauty, Home, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community

Repair a Home, Build a Community

T. Van Hook, CEO, Habitat for Humanity Tucson Tucson. It’s a city with a unique character and cultural influences. Its neighborhoods are peppered with distinctive architecture and fun, funky houses. But like most cities, Tucson faces a very real need – a need to ensure that everyone has a safe and decent place to call home. […]

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Filed Under: Home, Kids, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community

Celebrating 40 Years of A Local Treasure: Bookmans

Sheila Kressler-Crowley Celebrating, Marketing Director – After 40 years of major success as Arizona’s Number One Used Bookstore, Bookmans is celebrating this year by getting back…

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Filed Under: Home, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community

Know Where to Throw Your Holiday Waste?

Cristina Polsgrove, City of Tucson Environmental Services Public Information Officer – Trust me when I say Cristina does have the ALL answers and knows where to throw! Between Thanksgiving…

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Filed Under: Home, News, Radio Show, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community
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BEST OF SHOW: Caridad: Caring in Action

Kristen Culliney, Life Skills Instructor/Program Manager, Caridad Community Kitchen – At the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona, they change lives in the greater Tucson area by feeding…

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Filed Under: Food and Wine, Health, Home, Kids, Radio Show, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community

Tucson Water Reliability:  The Big Picture

Timothy Thomure, Director of Tucson Water and Fernando Molina, Public Information Officer, Tucson Water – This show is the last of a very popular and well-received series on Tucson Water.

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Filed Under: Health, Home, Radio Show, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community, Utilities/Energy Savings

What’s Happening on the Black Mesa?

Jihan Gearon, Executive Director, Black Mesa Water Coalition – Anyone who gets to hear Jihan speak is very clear about her mission: to build the capacity of communities throughout…

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Filed Under: Environmental Impact, Radio Show, Tucson/Southern Arizona Community