Stuff the Bus event was a great success

Dennis Blauser Once again, the SaddleBrooke and SaddleBrooke Ranch communities stepped up big for the Oracle School District’s annual Stuff the Bus paper drive! On Saturday, August 18 the Oracle…

YOTO and CCSB great partners

Steve Wilson What a great time we had today touring the facilities of Youth On Their Own (YOTO). This one-of-a-kind organization helps 1,700 youth around the Tucson area meet basic…

Happy 11th birthday to the Golden Goose

Larry Clark Three hundred and fifty volunteers, spouses and guests gathered at the Golden Goose Thrift Shop on Sunday afternoon, April 13 to celebrate the Goose’s eleventh birthday. Eleven years! Who would have believed it? The believers are the hearty gaggle of volunteers and staff who have been making the Golden Goose Thrift Shop hum…

In Passing – June 2014

Patsy (Pat) L. Scott Pat Scott passed away on April 16, 2014, after a lengthy battle with esophageal cancer. She was born in New Castle, Indiana, on September 7, 1930 to parents Yuma Duffey and Arthur Scott. She graduated from Indiana University, received a master’s degree at Butler University and a doctorate in educational psychology…

2 Your Health – June 2014

Sciatica: A “pain in the butt” and leg Craig W. Brue, D.C. Sciatica is often associated with pain, numbness, tingling and aching in the lower back, hip, buttock, leg, calf and foot. The sciatic nerve is the longest and largest of all the body’s nerves, running from the lower back (the fourth and fifth lumbar…

Dress rehearsal concert

How do you get sixty-five SaddleBrooke residents to listen to an hour of accordion music? First, send out a compelling invitation without admitting what instruments are going to be presented. Then schedule and decorate the HOA 1 Activity Center with festive colors. Have plenty of snacks and drinks available when they arrive. Wine and dine…

SaddleBrooke Community Outreach Happenings – June 2014

Mark your calendar for Golden Goose Fashion Show Nan Nasser Summer is the time to start marking your fall calendar with dates of fun fall festivities. One of those will be the annual Golden Goose Thrift Shop Fashion Show to be held on Monday, September 8 as part of SaddleBrooke Community Outreach general membership program.…

Artist of the Month – June 2014

Harry W. Huizinga As a member of a military family, Fred Flanagan traveled and lived in many places during his youth. He gained new experiences from living in several states in the U.S. and in foreign countries where he found new friendships and exciting places to visit. Fred enjoyed scouting out new areas and he…