Student Newswire of The University of Arizona School of Journalism

Arizona Sonoran News

Arizona Sonoran News

Student Newswire of The University of Arizona School of Journalism

Arizona Sonoran News

A worker at Matts Organic Home Delivery packs up a package of organic goods for a customer. Photo by Jacquelyn Montaño

Arizona companies deliver organic to your home

Jacquelyn Montano December 15, 2014

The push to buy local and eat organic has spurred on a cottage industry in Arizona. A handful of companies in the state have jumped into the fray of home-delivery services, bringing the farm to the suburbs. “It’s...

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Put down the phone and pick up the fork: distracted dining causes problems

Jacquelyn Montano November 26, 2014

Restaurants are starting to recognize a growing dining trend that might not be good for business. Folks sit down at the table and immediately pick up their cell phones. Many never put them down. “I...

Offerings of food are placed for dead loved ones. Photo credit to Flickr user Omar Landeros. Licensed under Creative Commons.

Day of the Dead brings out flavors of Arizona

Jacquelyn Montano October 30, 2014

Tucson holds a weekend-long celebration to remember its dead. Sedona has a small gathering in a shopping center for Día de los Muertos. And in Tubac for the first time they are celebrating at a town...

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Now playing: dine-in theaters in Arizona

Jacquelyn Montano October 15, 2014

It’s Friday night and you have a date. Drop your dinner reservations and forget buying tickets on Fandango because now you can visit one of Arizona’s dine-in theaters, instead. Dine-in theaters combine...

Customers line up to build there own pizzas at Pionic Pizza in Tucson, Ariz., located at 2643 N Campbell Ave. Photo by Jacquelyn Montano.

Fast-casual pizzerias slicing into Arizona restaurant scene

Jacquelyn Montano October 1, 2014

Fast-casual pizzerias, the kind that let you build your own pizza and have it ready to eat in three minutes or less, are popping up throughout Arizona. Tucson alone has seen three fast-casual restaurant...

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