Month: May 2022

The People of Tucson: Fitness Instructor Ron Holland

TUCSONANS PUT THEIR SPIN ON PLACES TO VISIT. By Stacey Gregory After a distinguished career in the United States Air Force — where he trained SWAT members and helped overweight airmen meet physical fitness standards — Ron Holland looked for a warm place to retire. Tucson’s intimate community feel was just what this officer ordered,… Read more »

The People of Tucson: Wine Importer Dale Ott

TUCSONANS PUT THEIR SPIN ON PLACES TO VISIT. By Stacey Gregory Dale Ott knows the alcohol and spirits business. This fifth-generation Arizonan grew up on a little farm in Coolidge, Arizona, before arriving in Tucson for college. She left and came back five times — the sixth time, she thought she might as well stay…. Read more »

The People of Tucson: Photographer Dominic Arizona Bonuccelli

TUCSONANS PUT THEIR SPIN ON PLACES TO VISIT. By Stacey Gregory Tucked away in a Tucson neighborhood is a magical home where almost life-size dinosaurs made of weathering steel stand guard over a firepit encircled by sheered-in-half clawfoot bathtubs for benches. Inside resides photographer and artist Dominic Arizona Bonuccelli and his trusty perrito Petey. Originally… Read more »