2 Your Health: Massage and Autoimmune Disease: Are There Benefits?

Heidi Overman, LMT According to the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) in autoimmune diseases, the immune system, which ordinarily defends the body against outside infection, mistakes the body’s own cells, tissues, and organs as foreign—and attacks them accordingly. Some diseases involve one part of the body, such as multiple sclerosis, in which the immune system attacks…

Stephanie Nordlin’s Quilted Couture

Linda Eisenhart and Kathryn Von Bargen The SaddleBrooke Friday Quilt Club enjoys having a diverse group of members. Stephanie Nordlin is a member who has combined her prior professional work as a designer and creator of bridal gowns and children’s wear with her love of quilting to create unique, sophisticated quilted garments. We were fortunate…

Republican Women of Pinal County

Jo Ann Evans The Republican Women of Pinal County will meet at 10 a.m., Nov. 20, at the home of Linda Bardree, at 63412 E Squash Blossom Lane. Newly elected candidates are invited and tell us their goals for 2021-22. We will be meeting on the patio, practicing social distancing, and following the guidelines for…

OSD’s Design and Construction Team Fully on Board

Linda Lyon Progress continues on the bond projects at the Oracle School District (OSD). After the issuance and advertisement of a Request for Qualifications for Construction Manager at Risk (CMAR) Pre-construction and Construction Services for the new classroom addition and library renovations, the District held a pre-submittal conference and walk-through where six firms attended. Three firms…

SaddleBrooke Singles Club Enjoy Pizza Party

Hazel Staloff In early October, 16 members of the Singles Club, evenly divided between men and women, gathered in the beautifully manicured backyard of the club’s president, David Dodd, for pizza. While the host supplied soft drinks and beer, several attendees brought wine they generously shared with others. Although our weekly (if socially distanced) happy…