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Rotary Looks to the Future

Phyllis Carr May was a month that Sun Lakes Rotarians looked to the future through the eyes of the community’s youth and recognized a leader who helped create the foundation to guide them forward. Rotarian of the Month: Dr. Camille Casteel The Rotary Club of Sun Lakes proudly named Dr. Camille Casteel as our May…

IOTC Celebrates Independence Day

Carol Mellinger, Betty Sanders, and Judy Gahide are ready to flip pancakes!

Carole Rockland IronOaks Tennis Club invites all members to join in the celebration of Independence Day weekend with pancakes and tennis. This traditional event will be held on Saturday, July 3, at 7:30 a.m. The morning will begin with a few rounds of social tennis, followed by delicious member-prepared pancakes, sausage, fruit, coffee, and juice,…

Fun Lakers Social Club Is Having Fun!

Sheila and Gary Bross

Ray Texeira One of the things we love about the Fun Lakers social club is how our members come together. There are folks who are always ready to pitch in and make events enjoyable for everyone and those who help behind the scenes. In appreciation for what they do, we honor them with a Fun…

A-1 Golf Carts Win Spring Tourney

The Lakes Champs: Front (kneeling, left to right): Jim Entwistle, Joe Giesinger, Tim Loeffler, Jim Dunn, "Super Fan" Janet Rodgers, Vern Rodgers, and mascot Charlie; back (left to right): Larry Maggard, Mark Durben, Manny Verdusco, Bill McCoy, Doug Warwick, Jerry Smith, Bill Maxwell, and Joe Matra

Larry Wolfe The number one seeded A-1 Golf Carts team, managed by Vern Rodgers, fought their way back through the losers’ bracket to win the Lakes Division Spring Softball Tournament. Here’s a recap of the games: In the opener, the Young Realty Team, managed by Gary Hillabolt, beat Manager Ken Brenden’s Financial Planning squad 17-10.…

Breakfast Lions Club Donates to Posse Medical Equipment Program

Pictured (left to right) are Posse volunteers Bonnie McCulloh, Betty Sanders, Linda Hedstrom, Judy Livingston, and Office Manager Phyliss Swanson. From the SLBLC are (left to right) Past President Mac Davey, President Bob Glantz, First Vice President Mary Ann Miller, and Treasurer Kay Glantz. (Photo by Brian Curry)

Brian Curry The Sun Lakes Breakfast Lions Club (SLBLC) has a long history of helping our neighbors at the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Posse and their free medical equipment loaner program. SLBLC President Bob Glantz said, “Every year, the Posse’s medical equipment volunteers are there for the Sun Lakes community, offering free loans of medical items that…

AED-CPR Save from Eight Years Ago Here in Sun Lakes!

Photo by Nancy Roberts

Brian Curry Eight years ago, Sun Lakes resident Robert Miller went into cardiac arrest on the Oakwood tennis courts. One of his tennis partners began CPR immediately while calling for someone to get the Automatic External Defibrillator (AED) at the nearby Oakwood Pro Shop, where the AED determined that shocks were needed for his heart. The ambulance…

Unity: Forgiveness Is a Tool

Kay Davis Unity Church of Sun Lakes is a New Thought spiritual community. We follow the teachings of Jesus as well as other wise, respected spiritual Masters. We practice affirmative prayer, positive thinking, and a healthy lifestyle. Rev. Jeanne MacLaughlin is our minister and prepares weekly lessons for us on YouTube. Read about us on…

Ironwood Ladies Swing for Hope

Sharma Goodwin and Sue Pederson The Ironwood Ladies Golf Association (ILGA) in Chandler held its annual charity Swing for Hope golf event on April 8 at the Ironwood Golf Course. This is one of ILGA’s most significant annual events and raises money for the University of Arizona Cancer Center in Tucson. The Swing for Hope…