MPLN hosts Diamonds, Divas and Divots

Co-chairs Linda Rouse (left) and Eileen Snearly. Sixth place (left to right): Joyce Sutay, Jeff Shields (sponsor), Mary Cummins and Pam Smith. Fifth place (left to right): Kathy Johnston, Julie…

MV Lady Putters enjoy Goofy Golf event

Goofy golf putters. Committee chairs and set-up (left to right): Pat Morris, Linda Edwards, Raye Cobb and Geri Grant. Pat Morris On June 10, the MountainView Lady Putters (MVLP) held…

SaddleBrooke Singers getting set for fall

Steph Mattie As a former high school teacher, I fondly remember Augusts past and the waning days of summer. I remember the excitement of getting back into the autumn swing and reconnecting with colleagues and students who I didn’t see during the summer months. Each year gave me the chance to try out new things…

SaddleBrooke author publishes two books

SaddleBrooke author Stuart Watkins.

Local author and poet Stuart Watkins published Supernatural Stories, which includes stories told to him by his former students as well as some of his personal experiences with dreams that came true, conversations with deceased relatives and other strange experiences. This book is available in the SaddleBrooke gift shop for $10 and through Amazon. Watkins’…

August is National Check Your Pets Microchip month

Carole Rossof Microchips embedded into pets greatly increase the chances that they will be reunited with their families if they become lost, but a microchip only works if its registration information is accurate. For example, Tucson had its first monsoon storm of the season on July 13. I was driving down Edwin Road when I…

STC members celebrate July 4th

Photo by Ritchel Duffy.

Jerry Fay As usual, the Fourth of July provided us with a beautiful day to celebrate, play tennis and enjoy a BBQ potluck. We had players on 15 courts playing mixed doubles with the pairing and format developed by Melanie Murphy, Carol Eisenbraun and Mike Oberski. Everyone enjoyed the spirited tennis in spite of the…

CycleMasters bike the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany

SaddleBrooke CycleMasters next to the Angeline.

Twenty-two SaddleBrooke CycleMasters spent 15 wonderful days on the Angeline barge for an unforgettable bike and barge trip through several countries’ waterways. Club member Gloria Belanger of Bon Voyage Travel did an outstanding job of arranging the trip through Bike & Barge Holland Tours. And for that, we can’t thank her enough. She provided bikes…