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SCVUSD35 Hosts STEAM and Wellness Night

Over 800 individuals attended the recent SCV35 Family STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics) and Wellness Night at Calabasas K8 School. The event is a spinoff and expansion of previous years’ successful “Science Night at Calabasas” hosted by Calabasas Science teacher Oscar Villasenor. This year, Villasenor, SCVUSD curriculum representatives and the Event Planning Committee combined efforts to double the ... Read More »

Tumacácori Announces Entrance Fee-Free Days in 2019

Tumacácori National Historical Park will waive its entrance fee on four days in 2019.The four entrance fee-free days for 2019 will be: ● Saturday, April 20 – Start of National Park Week/National Junior Ranger Day ● Sunday, August 25 – National Park Service Birthday ● Saturday, September 28 – National Public Lands Day ● Monday, November 11 – Veterans Day ... Read More »

Mayor’s Corner-March Echoes

The City Council, city employees and Mayor Garino have been busy this past month with many public projects and issues, including: ·       Water and sewer improvements ·       Street paving and maintenance tasks ·       Approving Police Body Camera’s ·       Unanimously approving a Resolution condemning the use of concertina wire on the U.S./ Mexico wall ·       Signing of the 8th Annual Sisterhood ... Read More »

Santa Cruz Center Hosts a Meet & Greet

On February 7, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. the Santa Cruz Center and the South32 Mining hosted  its annual meet and greet luncheon with Pima Community College Lee Lambert for the second year. The event was held at Mr. C’s. The purpose of the luncheon was for Santa Cruz County community members to learn more about Pima Community College in Santa ... Read More »

Valentine’s Extravaganza Hosted by SCPLC

On Thursday, February 14, 2019  the Santa Cruz Parent Love Connection (SCPLC) hosted a celebration of appreciation for children with special needs  their families and community members of Santa Cruz County. Children were greeted and were welcomed to enter the BallRoom where dozens of pink, red, lavender and white balloons where on the floor for them to enjoy. Kids received ... Read More »

Dedicated to Public Service-Santa Cruz Recorder’s Office

The Santa Cruz County Recorder’s Office has plenty of recorded history, with records dating back from 1899. It is the year, in which Santa Cruz County was first recognized as a county as they were once part of Pima County.  In addition to this, the recorder’s office holds election rosters from 1904, 1911 and 1932. The Santa Cruz County Recorder’s ... Read More »

Spelling Bee 2019

The Santa Cruz County Superintendent’s Office hosted the 2019 Spelling Bee. The event was held on Friday, February 8, 2019. The event coordinators: Marisol Chiquete-Bolaina, Julie A. Ulrich,and Adrian Chamberlain. It was held at the Santa Cruz County Complex. The entrance of the courtroom had a large decorative bouquet of yellow and black balloons with styrofoam bees. The inside of ... Read More »

Celebrating February as Early Childhood Education Awareness Month Starts Up Again!

For the third consecutive year, Santa Cruz County School Superintendent Mr. Alfredo I. Velasquez and his office are collaborating with First Things First, The U of A Cooperative Extension Santa Cruz County, and the Nogales/Santa Cruz Libraries to increase awareness about the importance of Early Childhood Education in Santa Cruz County.  Research shows that the quality of a child’s experiences ... Read More »

Mayor’s Corner- February Echoes

“I am proud and honored to serve again as the mayor of Nogales, Arizona,” said Mayor Garino.  Into the first month on the job, the Mayor’s Office has been busy providing information to members of the public. The Mayor’s Office has been working to address the public’s concerns regarding City government and municipal services.  The city administration and city council ... Read More »

Reaching for the Stars-Desert Sky Gymnastics

Desert Sky Gymnastics in Santa Cruz County has been helping our children and youth reach for the stars! Desert Sky Gymnastics opened their doors in 1993. They provide a safe, clean and welcoming environment for children and youth in Santa Cruz County to learn gymnastics, all-star cheerleading, tumbling, teamwork, respect and sportsmanship.The organization is unique in helping athletes achieve their ... Read More »

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