Queen Creek girls, 13 and 10, start bag company

While many young girls are worried about homework and boys, two Queen Creek girls have a bigger mission on their mind: running a business. In October 2018, Milla and Claudia Marie Fabirkiewicz started Mila Marie Bags with the help of their mom, Valerie Fabirkiewicz. “These are design-yourself backpacks, everyday bags, evening bags and beach bags […]

13 Boy Scouts in San Tan Valley Troop 182 earn Eagle award

Troop 182 in Taylor Ranch in San Tan Valley had 13 young men awarded Boy Scouts of America’s top rank, the rank of Eagle, at a recent Court of Honor. It was held Feb. 17 at the Ironwood Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints building at 41246 N. Barnes Parkway in Queen Creek, according […]

U.S. Air Force National Guard Airman Jones graduates from basic military training

U.S. Air Force National Guard Airman Huntter Jones, husband of Haven Jones of Queen Creek, graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills, according […]

U.S. Air Force Airman Brown graduates from basic military training

U.S. Air Force Airman Micheal Brown, the son of Charles and Iishia Brown of San Tan Valley, graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and […]

Local dancers to perform at Disneyland

Dancers from 8*Count Dance in Queen Creek will perform in April at Disneyland. The girls have been dancing for more than four yeas with Ruby Dance Company, according to a release. They range in ages and skill level and are studying ballet, jazz, tap and acrobatic arts. “This season, in addition to their regular local […]

Queen Creek softball player hit for team-high average in college tournament

Ryann Holmes of Queen Creek picked up her first Division I hit as a player on the Utah State University softball team during the Titan Classic at Cal State Fullerton. The junior infielder appeared as a pinch hitter in three games over the weekend, picking up her first Division I hit against Pacific. She also […]

Roots N’ Boots Queen Creek royalty visit Scottsdale

Members of the 2019 Roots N’ Boots Queen Creek Royalty Court participated Feb. 9 in the 66th annual Parada del Sol Parade in Scottsdale. Leading the way was Sydney Vigneux, 2019 Roots N’ Boots Queen Creek Pro Rodeo Queen. This year’s Roots N’ Boots Queen Creek takes place March 14-17 at Horseshoe Park and Equestrian […]

About Care’s 12th annual charity golf tournament needs sponsors, participants, donations

The 12th annual charity golf tournament for the 501(c)3 nonprofit About Care will be held on Saturday, May 11, at Superstition Springs Golf Club in Mesa. About Care is seeking tournament sponsors, participants and donations for an auction and raffle. “Support of this event will directly impact our less-fortunate neighbors. The majority of our clients […]

Water-smart workshop Feb. 9 on irrigation controllers

Looking to beautify your outdoor spaces in 2019? Whether you are searching for a professional to do the job or plan on doing the work yourself, understanding the basics could save you a substantial amount of time and money. The town offers free classes for Queen Creek utility customers. With eight classes to choose from, […]

Love Bug Dance celebrates Valentine’s Day early in QC

Queen Creek invites residents to celebrate the day of love, friendship and family early at its Love Bug Dance 6-8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8, at the Recreation Annex, 21802 S. Ellsworth Road. There will be music, crafts, games, a light dinner and dancing. Registration is required and can be completed online or in person at the […]