A project for Lent

  Chuck Reinhart The Lenten season begins with Ash Wednesday on February 14, 2018. The members of the Sun Lakes United Church of Christ will be collecting items each Sunday…

ILGA first place winners

  Candy Bain, Cheryl Reed and Fran Kelly, first place winners from the annual Home and Home Tournament between Ironwood and Sun Lakes held on January 4 at Ironwood and…

Hiking safely in the desert

Judith Kuse Hiking in the desert calls for good preparation and a keen sense of one’s capabilities. Hydration is of utmost importance. Drink a liter of water one to two…

Mardi Gras 2018

Helen Daley It’s Mardi Gras time again. Put on your dancing shoes and grab your umbrella. This year, Mardi Gras (Fat Tuesday) falls on February 13. The date of Mardi…

Desert Rivers Audubon has free bird walks

Gwen Grace Saturday Walks: Visit the Chandler Veterans Oasis Park, Chandler Heights and Lindsay, on the first Saturday of the month, 8:00 a.m. to noon. Bring the visitors and grandchildren.…

Sun Lakes Lady Niners news

The 2015 Sun Lakes Lady Niners officers

The 2015 officers of the Sun Lakes Lady Niners were installed at our January meeting. They are President Carole Kinderman, First Vice President Donna Sullivan, Second Vice President Jackie Aagaard, Secretary Rosalie Bowen and Treasurer Donna Quinn. February activities include a Valentine Happy Hour at Mulligans after the noon late play on February 10. On…

State Farm wins fall softball title

The State Farm Insurance Championship Team – standing (left to right) Steve Kay, Jack Strauss, Larry Wolfe, Hal Kime, Rich Nadler and Ed Sowney; kneeling (left to right) Gary Alexander, Dave Martin, Stan Weis and Mgr. Larry Kaufmann; missing: Al Grefsheim and Tim Loeffler (Photo by Core Photography, LLC).

Larry Wolfe The State Farm Insurance team, managed by Larry Kaufmann and sponsored by the Ralph Vasquez Agency, won the fall league title with a record of 12 wins and six losses. The A-1 Golf Carts squad, managed by Gary Hillabolt, finished second, two games behind the league leaders. The top 10 hitters for the…

Ask Your Agents – February 2015

Dear Cheri and Tammy, We’ve been thinking about taking my family on a European vacation, but are not sure if it would be appropriate for the teens in the family. What are your thoughts? Signed, Clare and George Dear Clare and George, Travel can be life changing! It is transformational, eye-opening, exciting, wondrous and engaging…

SunBird Kare Bears Faire – February 7

The SunBird Kare Bears will hold a fair on Saturday, February 7 from 8:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in the SunBird Golf Resort Ballroom located at 6250 S. SunBird Boulevard in Chandler (on Riggs Road between Cooper and McQueen). This fair will bring over 40 vendors with their homemade gift items, bakery items, candles, soaps, jewelry, health…

CMGA posts play day results

These are the winners of the Member/Member Tournament (left to right) Don Klein, Bill Moore, Ken Pearson, Dale Collings, Stan Gross and Arny Pinsly (not shown).

Results of recent events: 12/04 and 12/06. Home and Home with Leisure World – this tournament was cancelled due to flooding. 12/06. Afternoon Individual Play Low Net/Low Gross – Flight 1 Gross: 1st Jay Mays; Net: 1st net Stan Mohoric; Flight 2 Gross: 1st Larry Mullins, 2nd Dennis Bockelman, 3rd Hank Clausen; Net: 1st Steve…

POWWOW in Chandler

POWWOW (formerly Market on the Move) distributes fresh produce in a farmers market atmosphere for the public to enjoy. The purpose of the market is to reach out to the community by providing good quality produce at an extremely affordable price. A $10 donation is good for up to 60 pounds of produce for six…