Where In The world Is The Crossing

England’s literary giants – home and garden tour

Valley Assistance Services sends its thanks

Honor Flight Mail Call: thank our veterans

Where In The world Is The Crossing

Sailing away on the Ruby Princess to Cabo San Lucas were Jeff and Becky Ashin with their issue of the Crossing. Palm trees and sea breezes, along with the Crossing,…

England’s literary giants – home and garden tour

Join fellow Anglophiles on a small group, four-star tour of some of England’s “best-kept-secret” destinations. Spend a festival day at Highclere Castle (Downton Abbey). Tour homes and gardens of authors…

Valley Assistance Services sends its thanks

Some of the specialty bowls made by crafters in the local area; Photo by Chris Erickson. Chris Erickson and Peggy McGee Valley Assistance Services (VAS) sends its thanks to the…

Honor Flight Mail Call: thank our veterans

The Honor Flight is taking 75 Korean War Veterans and Vietnam Veterans to Washington DC to visit memorials commemorating their service. The next chartered flight from Tucson Airport is April…

Ask Your Agents

Dear Cheri and Tammy, Last year I wrote to you asking about “Travel Tips” which you had gathered from your experience and other travelers. I was wondering if you have any more to share over the past year. Signed, Tipsy Traveler Dear Tipsy, But of course! Here are a few that we use as well…

Veterans’ Voice

Art Sloane The Veterans Administration is seeking public comments on the draft task force report concerning Gulf War veterans’ illnesses. The instructions for how to submit comments will be posted at regulations.gov. In addition, a public discussion board on the seven focus areas is at vagulfwartaskforce.uservoice.com. To view the report without making recommendations, go to…

Water management for hot summer months

With warm temperatures settling in, it is time to turn your irrigation system back on from its winter break. Before turning your system on for the spring and summer months, you need to test it to make sure your plants are being watered effectively and water is not being wasted. This not only results in…

Quail Creek Fourth of July Celebration Events Timeline

6:30 a.m. Coffee shop opens; pastries served 7:30 a.m. Parade check in and line up 8:00 a.m. Parade entry judging 8:15 a.m. Patriotic opening by Master of Ceremonies Steve Signore; flag raising ceremony; presentation of 2013 honorees: Grand Marshall Peggy McGee and Vietnam Veterans Prizes awarded to parade winners: vehicle entries, first through fourth places; best July fourth attired…