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…

Line Dancing with Judee – November 2014

Judee Curtis It is very humbling to have classes cancelled because of my “hiccup in life” and have the dancers come back when they restarted; plus, some dancers have suggested the classes to new people and they came too. Our dancers from last winter also gave their support through e-mails and have indicated they are…

Robson Library sponsors writers talk

Author Judith Starkston’s first novel, Hand of Fire received rave reviews.

Sue Jordan Ahwatukee historical fiction writer Judith Starkston will be at the MCLD Robson Library on Wednesday, November 5 at 10:00 a.m. Judith’s first novel, Hand of Fire received rave reviews from both critics and historical fiction writers. To quote Helen Hollick, editor of Historical Reviews periodical, “What is the difference between a good historical novel…

Sun Lakes Lady Niners resumes play

Verla Matuschka, Publicity Welcome back winter visitors! You have missed an unusual monsoon season with lots of rain and mosquitoes! We are ready to begin a new season of golf and all activities provided by Sun Lakes Country Club. Our Welcome Back Brunch was a success and a time to reconnect with our golfing friends.…

SLCC Ladies 18 Holers results

18 Holers early risers Judi Kilgus, Dang Parker, Pinky Kubiak and Nancy Anderson

Nancy Field Golf results for September: 09/09. Dry Holes – Flight 1: 1st-Jane Hamner (30), 2nd Nancy Field (31), 3rd (tie) Kelly Dennis and Moe Schoenwalder (32); Flight 2: 1st Cheryl Bunch (25), 2nd Jean Jones (26), 3rd (tie) Joyce Switzky and Judi Kilgus (29) 09/16. Blind Holes – Flight 1: 1st (tie) Joyce Switzky…