Category: Generals

Sun Lakes Rotary and Healing Vets present the Hooked on Healing Veterans Ride – Feb. 23

  This rapidly-growing motorcycle ride raises funds that go to support our returning wounded veterans. One hundred percent of our ride proceeds go to the Phoenix program of Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, a not-for-profit dedicated to the physical and emotional rehabilitation of disabled, active military personnel and disabled veterans through fly fishing and associated…

Success has many faces

Elaine Kraemer, CWPV Foundation President Volunteerism and giving to others are considered to be high measures of success for the Cottonwood Palo Verde Foundation. In fact, the CWPV Foundation was established to enhance the quality of life for the older population of Sun Lakes and the East Valley in the areas of health, education and…

Unit Happenings

  Unit 11 Dorothy Thurman, Secretary/Treasurer The Unit 11 January Board of Directors meeting will be held on Wednesday, January 16, 2019, at 4:00 p.m. in the Ceramics Room (A-8) of the Cottonwood clubhouse. All Unit 11 homeowners are invited and encouraged to attend. The Unit 11 Ladies Coffee will be held on Wednesday, January…

Changes at the Ed Robson Library

  Bob Hutchins A presentation by a representative of the County Library System was the first notification of a change at the library. The transfer of approximately 20 County Library employees would require the relocation of the Book Store and closure of the Lecky Center which had served as the host for presentations of virtually…

Join Walk with a Doc Jan. 12

Sue Schwartz The Power of Walk with a Doc – exercise, health education and SO MUCH MORE! Meet Charles Hu, MD, MBA, FACS, of Dignity Health Chandler Regional Medical Center. He is the current Trauma Medical Director as well as the Division of Surgery Chief for Dignity Health Medical Group East Valley. Dr. Hu’s expertise…

Medicare, Medicaid and related benefit information available

  Personalized objective assistance to seniors, the disabled and caregivers is provided by volunteer counselors trained by the Arizona Agency on Aging Benefits Assistance Program. Services include: * Basic information about Original Medicare (Parts “A” and “B”), Supplemental (Medigap) policies, Medicare Prescription Drug Plans (Part “D”), Medicare Advantage Plans (HMO’s, etc.), AHCCCS (Medicaid), ALTCS (Arizona…

Your loved one dies – what now?

  Doug Ross, Director of Promotion Death has a way of sneaking up on us. We all know it is inevitable – and even when the warning signs are everywhere, the suddenness – and the finality of it – are hard to cope with. Grief puts us on a rollercoaster at a time we might…

P.E.O. Scholar Award winner to speak on February 13

Dr. Silides is the Owner/Medical Director of Desert Valley Urgent Care on Chandler Heights Road in Chandler. She graduated with a BS degree in nursing from the University of Arizona in 1981. After college, Dr. Silides worked as a critical care nurse for Mesa Lutheran Hospital in Mesa and Good Samaritan Hospital in Phoenix. In…

Music Duo coming to Sun Lakes on January 9

On January 9 at Cottonwood Country Club in Room A-9 at 6:30 p.m., Armand and Angelina will share a classical pop musical concert. Armand’s voice has been compared to Neil Diamond and Angelina’s to Sarah Brightman. Armand and Angelina tour internationally performing their World Rock Opera Overture, a fusion of world, classical and popular influences…