World’s most expensive opal

Doug Williams In the beautiful world of opals, not all rocks are created equal. “The Virgin Rainbow” is a lovely little specimen valued at just over $1 million! It was…

Why do dogs roll in smelly stuff?

D. Rovers So you are walking your dog on a beautiful day in Sun Lakes enjoying the great outdoors. Suddenly, your dog has found something truly repulsive and is rolling…

CLGA news

Mary Nelson The July 12 results of the Total Putts with a Twist event are 1st Place Nancy Gahn, 2nd Place Mary Anne Lofquist and 3rd Place Virginia Diers. The…

Lifelong-Learning program offers fall classes

Catherine Hammond More than 80 classes are available this fall through New Adventures in Learning. All presenters are volunteers who have gathered their knowledge in a variety of ways. Some…

Post 619 Jewish War Veterans

Art Sloane The members of Post 619 Jewish War Veterans in Sun Lakes will be meeting at 9:30 a.m. December 21 in the Mirror Room of the Sun Lakes Country Club. There will be a speaker at the December meeting. The post is active all year long and inquiries are answered all year long from…

Photographers capture challenge for a cause

The Sun Lakes 
Fire Department 
Station 232 takes the 
Ice Bucket Challenge! 
Photo credit: 
John Livoti and Ann Posiviata

Photographers kept busy all summer with no signs of slowing down this autumn. Cameras capture challenge. Club gets printed. Field trip goes wild. Competition gets texture. Students go to school. Holiday portraits are back.  Let’s dive in. The Sun Lakes Fire Department rallied for one of their own in taking ALS’ Ice Bucket Challenge. Station…

Unity: Showers of Blessings

Among our many other blessings, Unity Church will be enjoying music performed by Vicki Deken at our Sunday morning celebration on November 30. In case you haven’t heard about her yet she is a flutist and has been on the music scene for many years and has an impressive background and performance history. She grew…

Unit Happenings – November 2014

Unit 37 Annette Carrington, Communications November 19 will be our next Board meeting. It will be held at 4:00 p.m. at the Oakwood Clubhouse. The monthly social will be immediately following the meeting. This meeting will include the presentation of the 2015 Villas Unit No. 37 budget as well as having the opportunity to “Meet…

Volunteering!

Shelby Lloyd Burnett It is amazing to share little bits of valuable time with a patient, a caregiver and a family as a terminal illness progresses and life ending measures become the new normal. Sometimes that can be singing songs, playing music, listening to music, assisting with notes for a life review, writing letters, assembling…