Category: October 2017

Honor Flight #23 – Labor of Love

The adventure begins.

Jerry Lujan Honor Flight No. 23 departed Tucson International Airport at 7:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 2. On board the chartered Southwest flight were 67 military veterans, many with wheelchairs, and their Guardians, of which 20 were University of Arizona students whom themselves were veterans. They were accompanied by six Honor Flight volunteers who would…

SaddleBrooke Community Outreach Happenings

Marlene Diskin, a resident of SaddleBrooke Ranch, helps a Teen Closet shopper determine how much money she has left to spend.

Teen Closet helps students dress in style Nancy McCluskey-Moore Since the summer of 2001, students between the ages of 13 and 18 have purchased new clothing and school supplies through the SaddleBrooke Community Outreach (SBCO) Teen Closet. Students from San Manuel, Canada del Oro and Ironwood Ridge High Schools eagerly shop in Target and Ross…

Gordon Elliott finally has his first

Gordon Elliott enjoys his moment.

Bob Edelblut That age old quote “No one ever said it would be easy” must have been coined to describe just how difficult it is to make a hole-in-one. Don’t you agree? The odds against doing same are about 12,500 to 1 for an amateur and 2,500 to 1 for a professional. No wonder so…

Institue for Learning In Retirement

Meet the instructor – Susan Kravitz Ken Marich The ILR is proud to have Susan Kravitz as an instructor in the ILR education program. Her unique background in health and music has helped her make a success in her professional career and as an ILR instructor. Susan was born on Long Island, New York where…

Health Fair celebrates 20 years

Dispose of unused medications and donate old eyeglasses.

Phyllis Ketring The SaddleBrooke Health Fair celebrates its twentieth anniversary on Saturday, October 14, 9:00 am to noon, at the SaddleBrooke One Clubhouse. Parking is at MountainView with luxury coaches shuttling between MountainView and SaddleBrooke One. Shuttles run until 1:30 p.m. to allow time for lunch at the Roadrunner. Parking for golf carts and cars…