GriefShare continues holding meetings on Sundays

GriefShare Team: Stuart Bridges, Cari and Bruce Block, Benny Saiz (Susan Rajca not present for photo) Carol Thompson Community Church at SaddleBrooke’s (CCSB) GriefShare continues holding meetings on selected Sundays,…

Shout out for tryouts for new SilverBelles

Vivian Herman The SilverBelles have been entertaining all around Tucson and Green Valley for many years, in senior living residences and for our friends and neighbors at various functions and…

Photographers learn to manipulate light

Frank Earnest Light is an essential ingredient in the art of photography. Photographers can use natural light, and modify that light with tools called reflectors and diffusers. They may use…

MountainView-Preserve Couples Golf kick off 2019

M-P couples warming up for kickoff of 2019 January event. A warm, sunny day greeted the 2019 MountainView-Preserve Couples Golf participants at the MountainView Golf Club on Saturday, January 19.…

Gold Medalist to play in Tucson

Anne Movalson Mention Gold Medals and we think of the Olympics, but Gold Medals are awarded for other achievements and they are no less precious. In 1997 Jon Nakamatsu won the Gold Medal in the Van Cliburn piano competition. He won by playing an electrifying performance of Rachmaninoff’s Third Piano Concerto which is considered one of…

SaddleBrooke Triad – October 2014

TRIAD drug drop off program resumes Gary Hammond For over a year now SaddleBrooke TRIAD volunteers have staffed a program for residents to dispose of unused or expired prescription and over the counter drugs at the Pinal County Sheriff’s Substation in the Mini Mart Mall (next to the bank). Over one hundred and twenty pounds…

Rescue Bangles are hot, hot, hot!

Rescue Bangles make great gifts while also supporting a good cause.

Carol Poole Rescue Bangles are flying off the shelf at SaddleBrooke Drug and Tortoise and the Hair, having earned a little more than $400 for the SaddleBrooke Pet Rescue Network. The Network’s mission is to facilitate adoptions, volunteer at shelters and events and fundraise to pay medical and shelter needs. We could not have been…

Did you know?

Gwen Lewis Eight daily habits and how they affect the life expectancy of the average American: 1. Smoking a pack of cigarettes a day takes seven to eight years off your life. 2. Having one drink a day actually increases your life expectancy by about a year. But every additional drink per day decreases it…

SaddleBrooke Community Outreach Happenings – October 2014

Judy Williams, co-director of Kids’ Closet

Thanksgiving Food Bank Nan Nasser SaddleBrooke Community Outreach will once again prepare Thanksgiving food baskets for eligible families in the Oracle area. We expect to assemble 30 baskets for families at Mountain Vista School as well as people at the Mountain Health and Wellness Center also in Oracle. These baskets include a turkey, stuffing, cranberry…

Confused and overwhelmed? Medicare Seminar October 21

Help: these decisions are overwhelming!

Don Jensen Confused and Overwhelmed? A Medicare Seminar will be held October 21; encore presentation if you missed September’s Health Night Out! Medicare Open Enrollment is October 15 to December 7. With 40 Medicare Advantage plans, 11 Medicare Supplement plans (also known as Medigap plans), and 50 prescription drug plans to choose from, how can…