Business and Economics

The future of work

Apr 15, 2022 This week, The Buzz focuses on the future of work in a tight labor market.

Regulators approve rate increase for Tucson Electric Power customers

Apr 14, 2022 Tucson Electric Power customers will see their monthly bills go up by about four dollars on average.

Biosphere 2 starts a tech incubator

Apr 13, 2022 The laboratory welcomed four tech startups in a ribbon cutting ceremony.

Students compete at southern Arizona construction-skills competition

Apr 12, 2022 Corporate sponsored events offers a chance for them to get good-paying jobs in an exploding industry

HUD raises purchase price limit for homebuyer assistance in Tucson

Apr 8, 2022 The new limit is 95% of the median home value in the city.

"We Are Prone To Accidents Close to Home..." The songs of Oceanography.

Apr 7, 2022 Also on ARIZONA SPOTLIGHT: How UA recipients of the Mellon Foundation's "Fronteridades" grant are exploring the border experience; and author Jodie Hollander talks about leading a free series of "Poetry in the Parks" workshops.

Old Tucson prepares to reopen under new management

Apr 6, 2022 New company is shooting for opening by Halloween

Electric bills to rise $9-$13 a month under TEP plan

Apr 5, 2022 State regulators will decide on the proposal next week.

Arizona exports nearing pre-pandemic peak

Apr 5, 2022 Mexico and Canada ranked as Arizona’s largest export partners.

Take a Peep at The Tucson Erotica Art Show.

Apr 2, 2022 Also on Arizona Spotlight: The history of Rukin Jelks and the Rillito Park Racetrack; memories of being a Tucson teen in the 1970s; and a teenager in Hermosillo who is an emerging film composer.

How Tucson gets its fuel

Apr 1, 2022 As gas prices rise, The Buzz examines how gas reaches the city.

Canada-based Flair adds flights to Tucson

Mar 29, 2022 Discount airline aims to bring snowbirds to Tucson, and take skiers to Canada

Rental and downpayment assistance only go so far in tight housing market

Mar 28, 2022 Fewer Tucsonans are able to take advantage of city and county programs as cash buyers outbid them and the cost of housing increases.

Tucson businesses and the next phase of the pandemic

Mar 25, 2022 This week, The Buzz examines what changes in public health measures and the economy of the pandemic mean for local businesses.

The American Rescue Plan Act one year later

Mar 18, 2022 This week, The Buzz examines how ARPA funds have been put to use in Southern Arizona.

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