Category: September 2017

Three ways pups can improve seniors’ health

(Family Features) Furry friends can play a significant role in pet owners’ lives. The old saying goes, “dogs are man’s best friend,” and research shows they may be more than that. In fact, they just might be the key to keeping seniors active. According to a study conducted by the University of Lincoln and Glasgow…

Fall Bible Study begins Oct. 10

Beth Moore

Terry Barringer The Women’s Ministry of the Community Church at SaddleBrooke invites you to join us for our fall Bible Study of 2 Timothy. This video presentation by popular Bible study teacher Beth Moore is an interactive personal study and group discussion program. The prominent theme of Entrusted is mentoring as revealed in Apostle Paul’s…

MPLN recognizes Judy Hendricks, MPLN secretary

Judy Hendricks, secretary, MPLN

Carolyn Brinkley The MountainView/Preserve Lady Niners (MPLN) is honored to recognize all of the members who volunteer their time to make the club run smoothly and to ensure that all of the members enjoy regular league play, special events and tournaments as well as making sure that the club is successful. It takes an enormous…

Stroke/Neuro Support Group news

Liz Boyd Are you caring for a loved one who has stroke, dementia, Parkinson’s disease or another neurological condition? Or are you your own caregiver? Our monthly lunches provide an opportunity to share concerns and solutions in a supportive atmosphere. The next monthly meetings will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, September 15, and…

Should I learn to meditate?

Would you like to have more ease and well-being in your life? How about better health, less anxiety and more happiness? Perhaps you should consider learning how to meditate. Meditation has been practiced for thousands of years, but has experienced tremendous growth in the last 10 years. What used to be associated with the spiritual…

The cost of minting coins and currency

Ken Marich Have you ever thought about how much our U.S. coins and currency cost to produce? For our government, the monopoly on the creation of coinage and banknotes is supposed to be a profitable endeavor. Let’s first evaluate our currency (paper money). Actually, paper money is a misnomer. U.S. currency is made of a…

“I Don’t Want It” Sale sign-up

Sign up September 20, 2017, for SaddleBrooke’s “I Don’t Want It” sale 9:00-11:00 a.m. in the MountainView Clubhouse, Ballroom West. Please bring your homeowner’s card to sign up. Tables are $25 for one and $15 for an additional table (limit two tables per space). We accept cash or check. Sign-in sheet will be available 6:00…

Resurrection Church resumes Men’s Breakfasts

Men’s Breakfasts committee members

David Stanard It’s Men’s Breakfasts time again at Resurrection Church. The first breakfast in a season that extends from October through May will be Saturday, October 7. The time is 7:30 a.m., and the location is the Outreach Center at the main campus in Oro Valley. The breakfasts are a popular activity and are very…