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 storms Galveston Half-Ironman Triathlon

SaddleBrooke competitors bring home Triathlon trophies.

Karin Bivens On Sunday, April 6, six SaddleBrooke residents (Teresa and Charlie Woodhouse, Diane Tri Di Wagner and Len Kershaw, Dave Lowe and Rodger Bivens) joined more than 2100 athletes to swim 1.2 miles, bike 56 miles and run 13.1 miles during the annual Memorial Hermann Ironman 70.3 Triathlon on Galveston Island, Texas. All of…

Grandkids abandon Xboxes and Nintendos for softball

This group of All Stars poses for a picture after a fun day of hitting, running, throwing and eating ice cream at the SaddleBrooke Softball Field; photo by Jim Smith.

Jim Smith On a beautiful SaddleBrooke afternoon twenty one grandkids abandoned their XBoxes and Nintendo’s, electing instead to bring their parents and grandparents out to the ballpark for several hours of fun playing softball. The annual Easter/Spring Break event was sponsored by the SaddleBrooke Senior Softball Association (SSSA) and was held Saturday afternoon April 19…

In Passing – May 2014

Arthur William Perlet

Arthur William Perlet Arthur William Perlet passed away March 30, 2014, preceded in death by wife Jane in 1999. He is survived by son, Scott Perlet of Texas, son Steven Perlet of Ohio and daughter Sharon Jesko of Ohio, nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Interment will be held in Genoa City, Wisconsin. Schedule for a…

SaddleBrooke resident launches campaign for State Representative

SaddleBrooke resident Colonel Holly Lyon (retired) launched her 2014 candidacy for Arizona State Representative in Legislative District 11 on Sunday at an event in SaddleBrooke with over 100 people in attendance. Supporters signed petitions and maxed out the campaign on seed money donations. They were also more than happy to support her Clean Elections Campaign…

Scholarship for Rachel

Rachel Henson

Joan Elder You can help Rachel Henson attend the college of her dreams! Rachel is a senior at Basis Oro Valley, a public charter school. When she graduates this May she hopes to attend Whitworth University (a small Christian college in Spokane, Washington). However, with two younger brothers who will soon also wish to attend…