How the Tucson Shows Got Their Start

Editor’s Note: Today “the Tucson show” a.k.a. “the gem show” comprises some 40 wholesale, retail, and wholesale/retail venues sprawling across the city, lasting more than two weeks, and selling gems, minerals, fossils, beads, jewelry, and related supplies, tools and equipment, and then some. It is the largest mineral and fossil show and the largest gem […]

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There are some great restaurants in Tucson, and not all of them are on the beaten path. Trip Advisor informs us that of the 2,000 or so places to eat around here, the following are in the top ten: Vivace, Flying V, Wildflower, Beyond Bread, The Grill at Hacienda del Sol, Tucson Tamale Company, The […]

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