PET NEWS

Hundreds of pets expected to find forever homes

PHOENIX – After successfully placing nearly 5,000 cats and dogs in loving homes in the last year, BISSELL Pet Foundation (BPF) is excited to...

SPOOF SPACE

Steele Coddington

All kinds of obesity

Whew! "What a world, what a world," my dear departed grandmother used to say. What she meant, I've come to learn, is that there is an army of scum-bags out there who are anxious...

MULLET OVER

mullet over

Tall redhead

– There once lived a notable character named Sarah Bowman. She left her mark on our American West in the 1800’s. The redhead was variously described as tall, (6 foot - one inch), a...

DR RICK'S BLOG

dr rick

Who should bear the burden of the American Healthcare System?

The rules of Obamacare seem to force the burden of the American healthcare system on the shoulders of the providers. Currently according to cnsnews.com, over 214,000 physicians are opting out of the plans of...

STARGAZER

stargazer

Aug. 16 – 22, 2017

For All Signs: August is an eclipse season this year. The full moon of the 7th and the new moon of August 21 are both eclipsed. In ancient times eclipses were believed frightening, heralding...

GOD BLESS AMERICA

God Bless America

Watch your toothpicks

Seniors Rule! Senior citizens are the fastest growing segment of the U.S. population and have been for the past two decades, reports the Association of Mature American Citizens . In fact, there are more people...

CUT TO THE CHASE

Cut to the chase

In the spirit of full disclosure, let me get right to it – I’m the new guy. BUT! I may be new to this publication and the Cave Creek/Carefree area, but I’m not new to...

ENTERTAINMENT

2017 Arizona State Poker Champion revealed

SALT RIVER PIMA-MARICOPA INDIAN COMMUNITY– Talking Stick Resort welcomed a record-breaking crowd to The ARENA Poker Room to participate in the 13th annual Arizona State Poker Championship over the last week. Nearly 1,700 players...

BOOK NOOK

Without the Lampshade… by Jack E. Dunning

“WITHOUT THE LAMPSHADE-How I Learned to Love my Brown Martini,” by Jack E. Dunning is testimony to some 25 years of rampant drinking resulting in episodes that would defy even a carnival atmosphere.  During the...