7th Annual Carefree Christmas Festival
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A three-day, two-night celebration with real snow, an electric light parade and a fireworks extravaganza, welcome in the holidays at the 7th annual Carefree Christmas Festival, Dec. 12 – 14.


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APS awards town $15,274 for participation in Peak Solutions Program

aps checkPlanning Commissioner Rae Iverson said reducing the commission from seven to five would invite ‘cliquish concentrations’

CAVE CREEK – During Call to the Public, Utilities Manager David Prinzhorn explained the town’s participation in the APS Peak Solutions Program and the town’s employees working with APS to reduce energy consumption by turning off pumps and other equipment during peak hours without affecting service to customers.

• Are these merely coincidences in Obama ID fraud cover up?
• Debris in the wash and the ‘fix’ still leaks
• 7th Annual Carefree Christmas Festival
• Hidden in the Hills Artist Studio Tour & Sale kicks off this week - Nov. 21-23 and Nov. 28-30
• Desert Foothills Christmas Pageant
• Vote of no-confidence against Chief Garcia called by PLEA, PPSLA
• Sheriff Arpaio meets with U.S. Rep. Salmon on possible Congressional Hearing on Federal
  Government release of criminal aliens onto American streets


Opinion

MY VIEW'MY VIEW'   |   BY DON SORCHYCH

Blaine is home

Carefree’s veterans, council, citizens and CSHS students participated in a wonderful ceremony on Veteran’s day in the Carefree amphitheater. My friend, Blaine Keith read the Pledge of Allegiance to the audience. Carefree Councilman John Crane read a summary of Blaine’s career. Blaine has been mentioned in this newspaper countless times and is incredible. He has led an unbelievable life and is a national treasure.


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Guest Editorials:

• Trenkster Recalled Council proud as Cave Creek suffers  |   BY STEVE LAMAR
• All lawyered up  |   BY BOB WILLIAMS
• The left’s legacy of lies  |  BY LAWRENCE SELLIN, PHD
• Obama’s amnesty grave threat to our country: Take action   |  BY FROSTY WOOLRIDGE
• Obama declares an amnesty war   |   BY ALAN CARUBA


Letters to the Editor


Business

gary lindseyQuality service and satisfaction from Triple Crown Insurance Solutions, an Allstate Agency

CAVE CREEK – Let’s face it, insurance can be confusing. Yes, there are state minimums for auto coverage, but is it enough for you? Mortgage companies require you to carry homeowners insurance, but what about your art collection? Allstate Agency Owners Gary and Charlynn Lindsey of Triple Crown Insurance Solutions, work to make insurance simple and explain all your options


• Desert Foothills Library Association Annual Meeting
• E’Clips Salon, for fabulous hair, magical massage and unique boutique buys
• AZ Auto Hunters can bag you a Buick, capture a Camry or rehome your Range Rover
• Business to Business

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Features

girl on horseEnjoy the gorgeous Sonoran Desert in true cowboy fashion

CAVE CREEK – Guided horseback rides are the best way to experience the Southwest. Nothing quite sums up the great Southwest like the smell of leather and the sound of horse hooves hitting the trail. There are many ways to experience the beautiful Sonoran Desert but none as breathtaking as on the back of a horse.

• Pet of the Week: Zoe
• Horoscope: Stargazer by Vivian Carol
• Spoof Space:  Serious red flag!
• God Bless America:The perfect husband
Book Nook: I Look Like Me tells story of abandonment to self-love