Over the Rainbow

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Taken after the last rain storm on Sept. 27 at the Weissner residence,
North 56th Street, Cave Creek, by Jane Weissner


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News

Governor Jan Brewer: Ruling on Arizona’s Constitutional Amendment Defining Marriage

“In 2008, Arizona voters approved a state constitutional amendment to define marriage as a union of one man and one woman. Now, with their rulings, the federal courts have again thwarted the will of the people and further eroded the authority of states to regulate and uphold our laws.

• ADF offers guidance to NC, Ariz., Idaho, Nev. officials responsible for issuing marriage licenses
• Governor Jan Brewer establishes Council on Infectious Disease Preparedness and Response
• OBrewercare goes to AZ Supreme Court - Mark Your Calendars!
• Obamacare is still a major mid-term election issue
• Keep safety in mind for Halloween fun


Business

Business endorsements over, small business mobilizes

NFIB spreading the word about the best candidates for Arizona’s Main Streets


Business to Business

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Community

robbie howardKiwanis Concert Series Premiere season starts off with a bang!

NORTHEAST PHOENIX/SCOTTSDALE - Kiwanis Club of Carefree is proud to announce the premiere season of Kiwanis Concert Series, raising funds for Kiwanis Club of Carefree Benefit Foundation, Inc. The Kiwanis Concert Series starts off with a bang on October 25 and 26, 2014, with "Sinatra & Friends" starring Robbie Howard.


• Last Friday (away) … PV (7-1) downs Cactus Shadows, 42-7
• Halloween House Tour benefiting the Foothills Food Bank Snack Pack Program
• Community Briefs
• Kiwanis Club Of Carefree Pancake Breakfast
• White Dove Thrift unveils autumn with storewide sale
• Local DAR celebrates fall activities
• Bad things happen when you hire an assassin in a dive bar
• Loita Hills Water & Light for Life Project



Features

Pet News: Dogs and our health: The benefits of our furry friends

For thousands of years, dogs have been domesticated and bred to have qualities humans deemed suitable–a literal transformation from wild animal to man’s best friend. They are our companions, friends, family, and service dogs.

• Pet of the Week: Tabitha
• Horoscope: Stargazer by Vivian Carol
• Mullet Over by James K. White: “Houston, we’ve had a problem”
• God Bless America:  Steven Wright’s view
Book Nook: I Look Like Me tells story of abandonment to self-love