Category: April 2021

Medicare and Me: Do You Owe This Bill?

Leah Sugar Kari As an agent and broker, I ask my clients to contact me first if they need any assistance with their plan. This article describes a situation encountered by more than one of my clients this past year. Don’t ever hesitate to question a bill you receive. Just because you’ve received the bill…

SaddleBrooke Community Outreach Happenings

Steve Groth is stepping down as president of SBCO following many years of service to the organization.

Steve Groth Passing the Baton as SBCO President Nancy McCluskey-Moore After serving as the first male president of SaddleBrooke Community Outreach (SBCO) for four years and executive vice president for a year prior to that, Steve Groth is ready to hand over the reins to Denise Anthony, the current SBCO executive vice president. Steve’s service with…

Midge Mollenkopf Wins 2021 Presidents Cup Championship

Janey Clausen, 12th president; Ann Martin, 11th president; 2021 Presidents Cup Champion Midge Mollenkopf; Connie Sherman, 3rd president; and Debbie McMullin, 13th and current president (Photo by Andrea Gray)

Ann Lange This year marked the 21st annual MountainView/Preserve Women’s Golf Association’s (MPWGA) Presidents Cup Championship honoring our 12 past presidents, and our current president, Debbie McMullin. However, the best-laid plans of mice and men and the MPWGA, often go awry when the Presidents Cup is scheduled during leprechaun season. The 2020 championship was altered…

Vital Moves Hits the Streets of SaddleBrooke for Mash Up

Pat Floyd Vital Moves is alive and well in SaddleBrooke. Owner/trainer Janis Bottai, and instructor/trainer, Jacqueline Brehm, have been hosting online fitness classes for all SaddleBrooke residents for several months now since the pandemic impacted the classes held in the SaddleBrooke One Fitness Center. In order to better serve Vital Moves’ participants, Janis and Jacqueline…

What Is the SaddleBrooke Swim Club All About? Part V

Competition is serious business. (Photo by Robert Shea)

Elizabeth Henley Non-Sanctioned Competition Some of our members joined the club to participate in competitive events, and many of us were convinced by a very persuasive past head coach, Coach Doug, to do so. Club members generally have participated in events sponsored by our own club, Senior Olympics, and the United States Masters Swimming association (USMS),…

Good Golly, Miss Molly

Stuart Watkins Good Golly, Miss Molly, Why did you send me to the Heart-Break Hotel? Last time I saw, you were dancing to Splish Splash on my living room rug, how was I to know there was a party going on? Yes, I am the Great Pretender, and Smoke Gets in my Eyes, I pretend…