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HEALTH

Sun Health Research Institute brain, body donation numbers down

There are many ways people give back.
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Temporary permit in Sun City denied by county

Maricopa County officials denied a temporary use permit to allow an underage resident to live in a Sun City home, but Sun Cities officials will remain vigilant regarding age restrictions.
WATER

Water concerns spread throughout Sun City West

Organizations in Sun City West are concerned about water.
SUBSCRIBER EXCLUSIVE

Fire Chief: Sun City could use additional response team

Sudden mishaps or tragedies can happen — all within the blink of an eye.
SUBSCRIBER EXCLUSIVE

Organization recognized for life-saving donations

A local business organization is focused on giving back to the Sun Cities and surrounding areas.
News

APS offers monsoon tips for coming season

Weather services are predicting an active 2022 monsoon season for Arizona, and the rain, wind and lightning caused by storms could impact the electrical grid.
News

#Sun Cities new COVID case numbers continue upward

The Arizona Department of Health Services is now reporting the number of new cases by ZIP code in the last month through June 24.
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SUN CITY WEST CLUBS & NEIGHBORS
Clubs
The Sun City West Waterfitness Club announces changes in class locations during the Beardsley pool remodeling. The 9 a.m. Tuesday, Thursday and Friday Beardsley pool sessions have been replaced by …
A group of Rip ’N’ Sew members once thought Mahjongg was a matching game played on a computer. They thought the computer game gave them an advantage when learning the Chinese game. Now …
Members of the Artistic Hand Lettering, Cards and Mixed Media Club of Sun City West hosted an open house to show off new equipment and to highlight their creative offerings. Club members …
The Kiva West Duplicate Bridge Club, which meets in Sun City West, had its annual “Longest Day” fund raiser for Alzheimer’s June 20. The day included a silent auction, raffle for …
Grace in Motion with instructor Tammy Wolfe will continue classes 11 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays throughout the summer in the Palm Ridge dance studio. This class increases strength, balance and …
Obits & Memorials
Annabelle passed away at Hospice of the Valley Thunderbird Inpatient Unit on June 25, 2022, at 96 years of age. She was born May 31, 1926 to Naomia and Arthur Chaney in Springfield, Ohio. She was the …
Janet Dolores Larson, 79, of Goodyear, AZ passed away June 26, 2022
Jean Bratton (JB) Wyckoff passed away peacefully early in the afternoon of June 23, 2022
On Sunday, June 26, 2022, Arthur Alexander Babbitt loving husband and father passed away at age 93. He was born on October 8, 1928, to the late John Forrest and Lessie Myrna (Snyder) Babbitt in …
Neighbors
On June 16, four Sportsman’s Club of Sun City West members decided to hike from the trailhead below the New Waddell Dam following Beardsley Trail into Lake Pleasant Regional Park. This trail …
Benevilla is participating in the seventh-annual GIVE65 Event, presented by Home Instead Charities, the first and only online-fundraising platform exclusively devoted to helping nonprofits raise money for programs and services helping aging adults live with independence and dignity.
On Flag Day, June 14, Sun City Agua Fria National Society Daughters of the American Revolution Chapter Regent Twila Lobitz presented the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution Flag …
Sun City Swim Club member Dale Wiseley took part in the Montana Senior Olympic Swim Meet June 18 and 18 at The Peak Health and Wellness Center in Missoula. Wiseley took six gold medals in the …
Members of the EO Chapter of Philanthropic Education Organization, located in Surprise, filled the month of May with numerous activities. One was a visit to the Desert Caballeros Western Museum in …
Entertainment & Things to Do
WHAM Art Association in Surprise offers beginning wheel throwing classes in the month of July, with one group meeting Tuesdays and Thursdays and the other Wednesdays and Fridays.

WHAM in Surprise begins basic wheel throwing lessons

WHAM Art Association, at 16560 N. Dysart Road in Surprise, starts the month of July with the following classes: • Beginning Wheel Throwing 1 with Kay Attarzadeh is $208 non-members/$188 …
WHAM Art Association in Surprise offers beginning wheel throwing classes in the month of July, with one group meeting Tuesdays and Thursdays and the other Wednesdays and Fridays.

WHAM in Surprise begins basic wheel throwing lessons

WHAM Art Association, at 16560 N. Dysart Road in Surprise, starts the month of July with the following classes: • Beginning Wheel Throwing 1 with Kay Attarzadeh is $208 non-members/$188 …
Club members enjoyed a Country and Western night June 17. Many members wore western apparel and sang songs by their favorite country artists. [Submitted photo]

Karaoke Club continues ‘Kabaret’ this summer

Members of the Karaoke Club of Sun City West meet for their “Karaoke Kabaret” Fridays this summer. Located in the arts and crafts building at the Beardsley center, doors open at 5 p.m. …

Art Club offers Zoom watercolor workshop

The Sun City West Art Club is offering an online workshop in “Painting the Sonoran Desert in Watercolor” Saturday, July 23. Betty Carr will conduct the class 10 a.m.-3 p.m. using …
Vito Mandarino will play waltzes, foxtrots, swing and Latin dances at the next Sun City Grand ballroom dance July 16.

Sun City Grand ballroom dance has historical, military theme

Sun City Grand will host a special ballroom dance next month honoring the role music and dance have played in war.
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