Category: October 2021

Halloween Pet Safety

First and foremost, your bowl of candy should be for trick-or-treaters, not for your pets. While your favorite Halloween pumpkin and decorative corn are relatively nontoxic, if ingested, they can cause gastrointestinal upset. If the piece eaten is too large, blockage could occur. So, keep an eye on your favorite candy bowl and decorations. Here…

AFMA Saves Residents Nearly 23 Million Dollars

Brian Curry This past July, the Arizona Fire & Medical Authority (AFMA) governing board voted unanimously to refinance the authority’s Public Safety Personnel Retirement System (PSPRS) pension debt, creating a projected benefit for AFMA residents of approximately $22.72 million over 23 years and further stabilizing the authority’s financial future. The Arizona Fire & Medical Authority…

Attention IronOaks New Homeowners

Melva Edwards, Chair, IronOaks Welcome Group You are eligible for: * Free round of golf for two * Free month at our Fitness Center * Free month of tennis and pickleball * BOGO meal at Stone & Barrel or Grill on the Green All you have to do is call the IronOaks Welcome Group, c/o Howard Lundgren, at…

Computer Booters to Meet October 6

Helen Seaton, Publicity Director The Computer Booters Club will meet on Wednesday, Oct. 6. This month’s presentation will be on cyber security. The meeting will begin at 10 a.m., and members can attend the talk from home or wherever they choose via Zoom. Is Cyber Security Really Important? Paying attention to cyber security is more…

Desert Navy Update

Richard Volpe October typically is the month where things start to come to life in the local and surrounding areas of this great place many of us now call home. We’re happy to have reached the point in time where we can start to regroup and start following our normal agendas once again. We remain…