Another Successful Blood Drive

Red Cross workers on July 15 Ken Hinatsu The Sun Lakes Sheriff’s Posse and the American Red Cross held successful blood drives in Sun Lakes on July 9 and July…

Crystal Cards Home Delivery a Great Success

Milestone birthday cards are among the many types of Crystal Cards available. Bobbie Reed Crystal Cards is now delivering. This new service was started in August, and Sun Lakers are…

Sun Lakes Softball Is 35!

Ronnie Pennington pitching in a recent physically-distanced pick-up game at the Field of Dreams (Photo courtesy of Pitcher Perfect Photoshop) Larry Wolfe Thirty-five years ago, in September 1985, Jack Lander of…

Meet “The Faceting Fanatic”

Tony Thompson, our Friendly Faceting Fanatic Tony’s recent faceted pieces showing raw material to faceted stone Linda Shanahan Think you can facet? Of course, you can. Be you a woman…

Cottonwood’s Free Tennis Clinics Begin in October

Teachers and students prepare for Cottonwood’s free tennis clinics. Front row (seated): Karen Daugherty, Les Schick, Pierre Moresi (director with bucket of balls), Jerry Higgns, and Jim Southerland; second row…

Sun Lakes Rotary Names Educator of the Year

Michelle Capriotti, a special education teacher at Camille Casteel High School, has been named the Sun Lakes Rotary Sandy Lundberg Educator of the Year.

Jon Lyons and Steve Carr Michelle Capriotti, a special education teacher at Camille Casteel High School, has been named the Sun Lakes Rotary Sandy Lundberg Educator of the Year. The annual award, co-sponsored by Intel, is named in memory of Lundberg who was the school’s inaugural principal. She passed away in 2018. Alicia Cox, who…

Word of the Month: Dendrology

David Zapatka The poll results of the July WOTM column regarding the question, “Is it ‘It’s a few more miles still’ or is it ‘It’s a few more miles yet?’” posed by reader Sally Teusch are in and they are very interesting. There was one vote for ‘still,’ three votes for ‘yet,’ and four votes…

Desert Artists Club Memories

Fall social event of 2019

Sue Sindelar Hello all DAC members. Here we are in September of 2020. Quite a different time in our lives from last year when we had a fun social gathering at Maynard Iverson’s home in September. There was great conversation, delicious food, and we all had a wonderful experience. This was a happier time, free…

New Adventures In Learning

Bill Haskell, President of New Adventures' Governing Council

Message from the President Bill Haskell, President of New Adventures’ Governing Council Since last month’s article, the pace of New Adventures’ implementation of the Zoom online, distance learning, video-based platform has accelerated.  We are now on schedule to go live with 20 to 30 classes for the fall semester, beginning in early October. While the…