Category: Generals

Happy Birthday to you!

Marcia Wagoner It was a hot August evening in Sun Lakes. Do we have anyone visiting then? Never. I’m usually in my pajamas quite early, so when I looked out when the doorbell rang, I saw my son, who lives in Phoenix, with a big smile on his face. Nothing too wrong, then. I opened…

Workshop provides chance to play well with others

Jim Nielson conducts Complaint Orchestra while Michael Carter, Sandy Ilsen, Roxy Banta, Elaine Pilbrow-Cash and Jim McElenney complain.

Andrea Hummel If you’ve ever seen a show by the ImproVables, you probably wondered how the group develops their fast-paced comedy shows. For the ImproVables, Sun Lakes improvisational comedy troupe, Monday mornings between 10:00 a.m. and noon are sacred. Or at least pretty darn special. That’s the time that the troupe workshops new games and…

Unit Happenings

Unit 11 coffee Jan Ott The Cottonwood Unit 11 Ladies Afternoon Coffees are held on the third Wednesday of each month in the Phoenix Room at 2:00 p.m. Come meet your neighbors and share interests! Unit 27 news Denise Lott Please join us on December 3 at 11:30 a.m. for lunch at Poolside Café in…

Sun Lakes Firefighter celebrates 15th anniversary

Sun Lakes firefighter Brian Moreni is congratulated by Acting Chief of Department Dan Guerra on his 15th anniversary with SLFD at a recent fire board meeting. Moreni serves as an engineer and emergency medical technician. He has served in many public education and community service projects and trained other engineers within the department (photo by…

POWWOW in Chandler

Orris Anson Produce On Wheels With Out Waste (POWWOW) distributes fresh produce in a farmers market atmosphere. The purpose of the market is to reach out to the community by providing quality produce at an affordable price. A $10 donation is good for up to 60 pounds of produce with six to eight different varieties…

“Swing Into Spring” planned for March 9

Preparations are underway for St. Steven’s Swing Into Spring Fashion Show. Photo by Virginia Sigillo.

Mary Vitolo St. Steven’s Luncheon Fashion Show Committee is busy preparing for a wonderful afternoon of fun for you. Swing Into Spring is scheduled for March 9 at the Oakwood Country Club with a social hour starting at 11:00 a.m. and lunch being served at noon. The Fashion Show will highlight unique and extraordinary styles…

News From Your Neighbors – Neighbors Who Care, Inc.

Santa pops in for a visit to one of NWC’s clients!

The no scrooge neighborhood Eric Ehst, Executive Director It’s the holiday season again. Anyone who has read Dickens’ A Christmas Carol or seen one of the many movie versions remembers that moment when Scrooge realizes that a person’s true legacy is not how much money they accumulated, but the difference they made in the lives of…