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Emily Nottingham told Washington 'don’t let us down' on gun-violence prevention measures. Nottingham, whose son was killed in a 2011 mass shooting in Tucson, was invited to the State of the Union address by Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Phoenix, at left.

Emily Nottingham, whose son was killed in the 2011 Tucson mass shooting that wounded former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, was in Washington Tuesday urging lawmakers to pass stronger background checks and ban assault-style weapons and high-capacity magazines. Read more»

Emily Nottingham is applauded at a congressional hearing where she testified about her son, Gabe Zimmerman, one of six people killed in a 2011 shooting in Tucson that also wounded 13 people, including then-Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, D-Tucson.

A packed congressional hearing room gave a standing ovation Wednesday to Emily Nottingham, whose testimony about her son killed in a 2011 Tucson shooting spree brought several people to tears. “We have allowed ourselves to overemphasize gun rights to the detriment of other rights, including the most important, the right to be alive,” she said. Read more»

Hikers spent Saturday morning on the Davidson Canyon Trail to honor the victims of the Jan. 8, 1010 Safeway shootings.

Hikers gathered in small groups across Southern Arizona on Saturday to hit the trails in tribute to 24 people shot at a Tucson grocery store two years ago. Read more»

The concert finale featured all performers singing 'Teach Your Children.'

A Californian and two guys from Chicago and Detroit wanted to remind Tucsonans who we are. Thursday's "Concert for Civility" brought together a variety of artists for short sets where participants intermingled purposefully, adding strategic harmonies or stinging guitar. Read more» 1

The Davidson Canyon trailhead and the Cañada del Oro River Park will be renamed to honor Jan. 8 shooting victims Gabriel Zimmerman and Christina-Taylor Green. Read more»