Caring Hearts & Hands Raises $11,500 for Youth On Their Own

Love Those Valentine’s Day Painted Rocks!

The 19th Annual Chefs’ Gala: A Feast Fit for Ancient Rome

A Puzzling Hobby

In My Kitchen: Mexican Fiesta

Surf Rock Beach Party

Lonely Street Productions presents a Surf Rock Beach Party to be held Friday, July 12 at 7:00 p.m. in the Madera Clubhouse Crystal Ballroom; tickets are $25.00 with a cash bar opening at 6:00 p.m. and remaining open through intermission. Beat the summer heat with an air conditioned indoor beach party you won’t soon forget!…

What’s all this talk about Bluetooth?

Dianne Thomson and John Hockemeier Bluetooth keeps popping up in articles about modern technology. For example, newer cars are often equipped with built in Bluetooth for hands free cell phone use. Laws exist that make hands free cell phone use mandatory if phones are used on the road. Bluetooth: strange name. According to online resources,…

April photo contest winners

  Robert Thoresen The photography club’s photo field trip planner, Nancy Lammers, took first place honors with a portrait of a young woman in a hillside village in Chaing Dao province in northern Thailand. April’s contest theme was World Cultures. Nancy and husband Peter took a tour of Thailand in the summer of 2011. In…

Baby shower donations needed

On August 10 The Women of Quail Creek will host a baby shower for fifteen to twenty military new and expectant parents who are members of the Army and Air National Guard units in Tucson. TWOQC are asking residents of Quail Creek to help them by donating items for the babies. The theme for this year’s…

Cancer benefit

On May 18 the Quail Creek Fights Back Relay for Life team and the Touched by Cancer Support Group hosted a Bon Voyage to Cancer event at Madera Clubhouse. The American Cancer Society will receive over $7,000 from dollars raised from the event and by sponsors: Acra Construction, Windows of Greater Tucson, Golf Cars of…

Butterfly’s Adieu

  Ron and Vicki Sullivan Henri Charrière and Dega their plan of escape from Devil’s Island Who knows what their fate? Charrière leaps from the cliff His fate is unknown He grasps at his float sets course for his home Unlike Puccini’s Butterfly imaginative operatic repertoire tragic heroine Madama has chosen her star Like a…