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Sun City Posse officers recognized by peers

The Sun City Posse recognized the volunteer hours of its officers May 19 at an appreciation dinner at the Sun City Country Club. “It’s an honor to be here,” said Sheriff Russ …

Roloff honored for Sun City service

Sun City Home Owners Association’s latest Hometown Hero Honor was presented to long-time Sun City resident Ben Roloff, a local historian. The surprise tribute was presented to Roloff at an …
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At CenterWell Senior Primary Care in Phoenix, It's About Time

"Julia is the best provider I've ever had. She's really taking great care of me, and I hope to have her until the end of my time." - CenterWell Sun City patient "This was an incredible …

Sun City residents launch radio station

Mike Ege and Karla West are hoping residents of the Sun Cities will tune in to the easy listening music of scazradio.com programming as the background for the many activities they enjoy. They …

Sun City Posse hosts blood drive

The Sun City Posse blood drive is 8 a.m. to noon June 6 at Posse Headquarters, 10861 W. Sunland Drive. People can sign up by going to www.vitalant.org (Enter Blood Drive Code: 10056257) or …

Museum celebrates Sun City founder’s 125th birthday

Sun City celebrated the 125th birthday of its founder May 17 at the Del Webb Sun Cities Museum with the debut of an oral history video series. The event also commemorated the 50th anniversary of his …

Youngtown Medical Equipment Lending Center needs financial support

The Youngtown Community Fund, Inc., doing business as the Medical Equipment Lending Center, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that loans durable medical equipment at no cost for up to four months to residents …

Sun City residents can attend Caregiver Boot Camp

Benevilla’s new Caregiver Boot Camp, an 11-session educational series designed to empower caregivers and enhance their support, will start June 3. The series is free and open to the public. …

Sun City Daughters honor veterans

The late Senator John McCain introduced formal legislation to designate May as National Military Appreciation Month in 1999. Both the Senate and House of Representatives adopted the resolution for …

SCHOA launches new outreach plan

Due to the uniqueness of the Sun City community, which consists of many retirees, elderly individuals and seasonal residents, the Sun City Home Owners Association is asking that all property owners …


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Regarding the front page article in the Sun City Independent about the Recreation Centers of Sun City purchasing the the former hospital on North  111th Avenue and North Thunderbird Boulevard, …
As the divide between Americans widens into what appears to be an almost unbridgeable chasm, isn’t it about time to begin looking at what the Balkanization of America needs to look like? I …
Just imagine that you would like to go see a movie in a theater, but they will not sell you an individual ticket. You have to buy a card with multiple admissions. You only want to see one movie, but …

RCSC opens election season June 3

Election season for the 2025 Recreation Centers of Sun City board of directors will open June 3. The membership will vote to elect five available director positions in 2024 for the 2025 board. …

Sun City Zumba Club donates to food bank

Volunteers and staff from the Valley View Community Food Bank, 10771 W. Peoria Ave., recently accepted four shopping carts of food from the Sun City Zumba Club. This was the result of a recent …

AAUW ‘Summer Survivors’ meet in Sun City

Members of the American Association of University Women, Northwest Valley Branch, held the first of four “Summer Survivor” luncheons May 16, at Paulie’s Little Bite of Italy …

Sun City residents updated on fans, library leases

The Recreation Centers of Sun City exchange meeting May 13 allowed residents to discuss a variety of topics, both old and new, with the board. Fan speeds at the fitness centers continued to draw …

RCSC announces summer hours

RCSC is expanding summer hours at several locations for members/cardholders. Summer hours will begin May 26 and extend through Labor Day, Sept. 2. Lakeview Recreation Center, 10626 W. …
Vocalist Sam Stefanski and pianist Josh Stefanski.

Sun City church kicks off ice cream, concert series

The Summer Sundae Sunday concert series at Bellevue Heights Church kicks off 6 p.m. June 2 in the church worship center, 9440 W. Hutton Drive. The first of the four concerts in the series …
Art teacher and fiber artisan Ellen Merchant, of Doing Grief Community Healing Project.

Fiber sculpting workshop offered in Sun City

Ellen Merchant has been working with fibers since she was seven years old. Now, an art teacher at Catalina Ventura Elementary School, the Sun City resident finds time between her teaching and …
Local artists Donna Berger and Marion Wishnefski

Sun City artists exhibit at local church

The Episcopal Church of St. John the Baptist, 4102 W. Union Hills Drive, is featuring the artwork of local artists Donna Berger and Marion Wishnefski. A reception was recently held at the church …
Guitarist Tom Bell and poet Jack Evans will perform May 11 at Doing Grief Community Healing Project in Sun City.

Evans, Bell duo to perform at Grief Project in Sun City

Jack Evans, a poet who has performed in the downtown Phoenix arts scene, all over Arizona and coast to coast for more than 45 years, believes in the healing power of poetry. And at 9:30 a.m. …
Omni Scottsdale Resort & Spa at Montelucia is hosting a Cinco de Mayo fiesta 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 5.

Different ways to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in your city

A wide array of events for Cinco de Mayo that bring out the best of the Valley are happening this weekend May 3-5 in Paradise Valley, Scottsdale, Sun City and Surprise. There will be live …
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