Wild horses of the Salt River

Pam Boedeker Bob Koblewski was the first speaker of the new year for SaddleBrooke Nature Club. He will be a very hard act to follow! SaddleBrooke One knows Bob as…

RV Club members attend balloon festival

Ken Marich Twenty members of the SB RV Club attended the 46th annual Hot Air Festival held in Albuquerque, NM. This is the largest balloon festival in the world. Over…

Community Church attends World Habitat Day

Carol Thompson World Habitat Day is an international day of action that highlights the basic right of all humanity to adequate shelter. Formalized by the United Nations General Assembly in…

Want to live longer and have more fun?

Thomas Kruse, MD Experts like to say that the best form of exercise is whatever kind you’ll actually do. But a new study finds that people who do team sports…

Master Gardener Program: Classes starting January 29

Vickie Butler and Cindy Blount High Desert Gardening will be presented in the MountainView Ballroom West, at MountainView Clubhouse, SaddleBrooke. Tuesdays 10:00 a.m. to noon, for six weeks starting January 29, 2019; registration required. Once again, due to popular demand, your Master Gardeners will be offering a six-week mini course to help residents resolve basic…

Oracle School District

Mark your calendars for March 9 Triathlon C’mon out to support the inaugural Oracle Schools Foundation (sprint-distance) Triathlon on March 9, 2019 here in SaddleBrooke! You’ve (probably) heard of the Oracle Schools Foundation before; here is a brief history for those who might not know the details. The OSF was founded by residents of SaddleBrooke…

MyGrove is now GroupWorks

When you volunteer to run a club or activity group, you want to get connected with others who share your passion. Sometimes, though, all you get is a headache. To help smooth out the potentially harried business of event scheduling, dues management and communication, clubs across the country, from the Acadiana Woodturners of Louisiana to…

Good neighbors are a blessing

Andrea Molberg Ever been told to focus on positive things? Gratitude works. One of my recent blessings was a neighbor who, after speeding past me as I was walking my dog on the dangerous stretch of Catalina Hills Drive, turned his car around and apologized. Doing so made him late for the appointment he’d been…

Tips for choosing a nutritionist

Nancy Teeter, RDN Between what you hear on TV and read in the news, eating right can seem like a real challenge. Diet books and the Internet may seem like easy solutions, but your best bet is the personalized services of qualified professionals in the field. Your premier resource is a registered dietitian (RD) or…