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…

SaddleBrooke Sputters joins Niners for annual event

First place winners for the Sputters’ Tournament: Sharon Powers, Doris Clark, Marlene Cowan and Donna Gruninger

Bonnie Thomas On October 21 the SaddleBrooke Niners hosted the Lady Sputters for their annual Niners/Sputters Tournament. The Sputters like this event because they get out on the golf course and the Niners like it because they don’t have to putt. Plus it was followed by a delicious quiche luncheon including sinfully good cinnamon buns,…

Shelton medals twice at Huntsman Games

SaddleBrooke resident Bob Shelton (left) and former SaddleBrooke residents, Barbara Gallagher (center) and Larry Gallagher (right), display their medals from the recent pickleball competition at the Huntsman World Senior Games in Utah.

Mark Van Matre Bob Shelton, a retired Tucson dentist and SaddleBrooke resident, received two bronze medals in the pickleball competition at the Huntsman World Senior Games held October 10 through the 18, 2014, in St. George, Utah. Shelton won his first bronze medal in Men’s Skill Doubles for the 3.5 skill level (ages 65 and…

MountainView Bridge Club

Stephanie Parks Hi, all. I trust those who attended the Regional in Mesa in early October have recovered and that all had a good time. I enjoyed the week, but my bridge game was not present, sad to say. All the details can be found at the ACBL tournament results page if you want to…

Genealogy Club meets Dec. 4

On Thursday, December 4, 2014, Paul Duffey will speak on DNA Results in Genealogy. Paul will detail results of how various people have found ancestors who were polygamists, environmental destroyers, non-biologic fathers and more. Plan to attend and see what fascinating things DNA can reveal. Duffey has been conducting genealogy research for 15 years and…

SaddleBrooke Troop Support – November 2014

Moose Creighton (L) presenting a certificate of appreciation to the Scoutmaster of BSA Troop 270

George Bidwell The holidays are fast approaching; that time of the year we spend enjoying family, friends, feasting and all the joys of the season. It is also a time of reflection and giving thanks for all that we enjoy, including our freedom. This is the freedom that is protected for us by those brave…