Downtown Tucson's Historic Turquoise Trail

I’ve lived in Tucson my entire life, but other than what I learned in 8th Grade about Tucson and Arizona history, sadly I don’t know much. Nor did I really care to, until I read Nancy E. Turner’s historical fiction novel These Is My Words, written in the style of a young woman’s journal in the […]

Repairing an AC Unit During a Tucson Heatwave

The summer heat came upon Tucson quickly in June, and now as we’ve moved into July, the monsoons have finally arrived, adding humidity to the mix. This is the time of year when air conditioning systems are put to the test. If a failure is going to occur it’s most commonly going to happen […]

Naranja Park Expansion Bond Vote

Oro Valley’s Town Council recently voted unanimously to place a special bond election on the Nov. 7th ballot.

At that time it will be up to Oro Valley’s voters to decide whether a secondary property tax will be enacted to pay for the $17 million expansion of the Naranja Park. This secondary property tax […]

Around Tucson Video Series

Looking to explore the outdoors around Tucson? We may have the ideal solution that will allow you to find trails and locations that you’ve never visited before with our latest Team Woodall addition, the “Around Tucson Videos.”

Being runners ourselves most of these videos will highlight various trails that we’ve run, but most of […]

Discover the Oro Valley Community Academy

The Town of Oro Valley will soon be starting another “Community Academy” which enables residents to better understand the functions of the Oro Valley government. This academy is a 7-week program that includes valuable information about the Town’s structure, community planning process, parks & recreation, public art, and other Town services. The classes typically […]

Tucson Pops Orchestra

Long Realty is once again partnering with the Tucson Pops Orchestra to bring a free concert series to Reid Park this Spring. The remaining dates are May 22nd, 29th, and June 5th. All of the concerts begin at 7:00pm and again admission is FREE! The Tucson Pops Orchestra is led by Musical Director/Conductor Laszlo Veres, […]

Tangerine Road Expansion

Continued growth throughout the Marana & Oro Valley communities in neighborhoods like Maracay’s Center Pointe Vistoso and Pulte’s Casa Sevilla do bring along with it increased traffic volume. One stretch of road in particular which has become increasingly crowded is Tangerine Road. While Oro Valley had previously expanded much of its portion between Oracle & […]

5th Annual Move Across 2 Ranges

One of the greatest draws to Arizona for many people is the opportunity to get outdoors and enjoy nature throughout so much of the year. The Move Across 2 Ranges event coming up in Marana & Oro Valley on Saturday, March 26th gives residents just that chance. This is the 5th Annual year of the […]

Six Things to Do Around Tucson in April 2015

April is just one of many fantastic months to get outdoors and experience all that Tucson has to offer. The weather is ideal for running, hiking, biking, and general outdoorsiness. In fact, April is Bike Fest presented by the Living Streets Alliance, and there are activities and events going on across town throughout the month. […]

Arizona Theatre Company

Those seeking a fun evening of entertainment in Tucson should absolutely look into the productions at the Arizona Theatre Company. Located in downtown Tucson on Scott just south of Broadway, the Arizona Theatre occupies a historic Spanish Colonial style building that was originally constructed in 1927 and has been exquisitely rehabilitated. The intimate nature of […]