Health Fair volunteers needed

SaddleBrooke resident Jim Thompson spends time with the U of A Pharmacy Department’s free screening services. Phyllis Ketring, Publicity Coordinator SaddleBrooke volunteers and residents have supported the annual Health Fair…

News from GLAAS

Madeline and Boyd Bosma, Kay Galligan and Bonnie Buntain Judith Kirkland, Harriet Hason, Sheryl Nugent GLAAS members partied in April and May with two fabulous events: a reception at Absolutely…

Hikers explore 2003 fire’s regrowth

Hikers relaxing at Marshall Saddle: hike leader, Michael Reale, and Jeanne Reale (at rear), Jeff Traft, Jan Springer, and Maria Szentirmal (along the log) and Roddy Wilder (napping); Photo by…

Home invasion by a Javelina

Jerry and Gladys Lujan As Foreign Service Officers we spent many years living in exotic places like Algeria, Bangladesh, Haiti, Nigeria, Venezuela and the Dominican Republic. Our dwellings were always well protected by security grillwork on the doors and windows. It was restrictive but necessary where personal security was at risk. When we returned to…

SaddleBrooke Fine Arts Guild announces gallery event and sale

Art work by Melanie Walters

Ron Powers The SaddleBrooke Fine Arts Guild is proud to announce a Gallery Event and Fine Art Sale for original artwork created by organization members. The Guild anticipates over 40 artists will be submitting works for this semi-annual event in acrylics, oils, pastels, watercolors, sculptures, textiles, photographs and in multi-media formats. An Artists’ Reception will…

Holiday Happenings in SaddleBrooke

Left to right: Ron and Leah Kari and Nancy and Brent Carlson

SaddleBrooke Thanksgiving Grandkids’ Days 2014 will be held November 28 and 29 The SaddleBrooke Ceramics Club is hosting a ceramics event where kids can paint a ceramic object of their choosing. The event will be held on Friday, November 28 in the Ceramics Club’s room (Quartz Room) in the HOA 2 Arts and Craft Complex.…

Windy City Friends Club forming

Dick Rouse As we approach 2015 a number of former Chicago area residents have expressed an interest in forming a Chicagoland social group within HOA2. We would certainly like to hear from anyone having an interest in meeting others who have lived in the Chicago and/or suburban area to revisit old times and wonderful experiences…

Congratulations to our recent MPLN Aces of the Month

September Aces Anne Marie Strubel and Laura Benson

Shirley Tié In The MountainView/Preserve Lady Niners Ace of the Month match for August Carol Stellhorn won Low Gross and Karyle Steele won Low Net. For September Ann Marie Strubel was winner of Low Gross and Laura Benson for Low Net. Congratulations to all these ladies for their accomplishments. Upcoming events for the Lady Niners…

Golder Ranch emergency transport services

Dick Fleming Golder Ranch Fire District (GRFD) is required by the Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS) to charge for ambulance transport services at rates established by ADHS. This is a new charge for residents of SaddleBrooke as GRFD services were previously free. The average bill for an ambulance service is approximately $1,200, which is…