‘Wild west’ regional dog agility championships in Queen Creek March 8-10

The U.S. Dog Agility Association Inc. kicks off its 2019 regional championship qualifying calendar March 8-10 in Queen Creek. The “Wild West Regional” event will attract nearly 300 dogs to the Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Center, 20464 E. Riggs Road in Queen Creek. Canine athletes and their handlers will compete for top honors as well […]

Final call for vendors to participate in town’s signature event

The time has arrived for vendors to sign up for Queen Creek’s Spring Into QC. The deadline for all vendor opportunities is Thursday, Feb. 21. Late registrations will be accepted through Thursday, March 7, with an additional $35 fee. Spring into QC, which has drawn 3,500 visitors, will be 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, March 30, at […]

Roots N’ Boots Queen Creek welcomes new carnival, rides

Roots N’ Boots Queen Creek will welcome a new carnival with  new rides to the 2019 event scheduled for March 15-17 at Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Center, 20464 E. Riggs Road, Queen Creek. Kastl Amusements will provide more than 10 carnival rides, including the Gondola Ferris Wheel, Zipper, Scooter, Cliffhanger, Super Slide, Sizzler, Orient Express, […]

Queen Creek Olive Mill welcomes Artists of the Superstitions

Artists of the Superstitions invites the community to a day of art, entertainment and wine tasting 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24,  at the Queen Creek Olive Mill, 25062 S. Meridian Road. Visitors will have the opportunity to view and purchase art from members of the Artists of the Superstitions who will be displaying their […]

Sessions with the Supervisor to kick-off 2019 in Arizona City

Pinal County Supervisor Anthony Smith invites area residents to his next Sessions with the Supervisor. The meeting is 10 a.m.-noon Tuesday, Jan. 15, at the Arizona City Fire District, 14022 S. Sunland Gin Road in Arizona City. “As we begin a new year, I look forward to the challenges 2019 brings to Pinal County,” Supervisor […]

Tickets available for Roots N’ Boots Queen Creek rodeo

Tickets for the 2019 Roots N’ Boots Queen Creek PRCA Rodeo are on sale. The event will be March 14-17 at Horseshoe Park and Equestrian Center, 20464 E. Riggs Road, Queen Creek. PRCA rodeo tickets can be purchased at rootsnboots.org. Presented by Banner Ironwood Medical Center, this multi-day event offers a PRCA rodeo, vendors, carnival, […]

Apache Junction/Gold Canyon Senior Expo Jan. 8 at Central Arizona College

Apache Junction/Gold Canyon Independent Newsmedia is hosting its inaugural Apache Junction/Gold Canyon Senior Expo 9 a.m.-noon on Tuesday, Jan. 8. It will be held in Building F at Central Arizona College’s Superstition Mountain Campus, 805 S. Idaho Road in Apache Junction.  Admission is free with plenty of parking. “What a great way to start the […]

ASU professor to discuss human influence on the environment

A research professor will discuss the influence human activity is having on the climate and environment during a free Desert Rivers Audubon program Tuesday, Jan. 8. David Pearson of Arizona State University’s School of Life Sciences will speak during the session 7-9 p.m. at the Southeast Regional Library at the southeast corner of Greenfield and […]

Jan. 8 senior expo sponsorships available

The Apache Junction/Gold Canyon Independent Senior Expo 9 a.m.-noon Tuesday, Jan. 8, will be hosted at Central Arizona College, Superstition Mountain Campus, 805 S. Idaho Road in Apache Junction. It will be held in Building F. There will be plenty of parking, easy access for seniors and classes will not be in session at the […]

Kid Etiquette hosting charm school classes in San Tan Valley

Classes to benefit young teens and help them gain confidence, charm and hope for their future are being held in San Tan Valley. The new program, “Teen Etiquette: Lessons for Confidence and Charm” is written by Claudia McBride. It has games, photo sessions, dance and walking lessons, challenges and lessons on life and behavior, according […]