Combs High School junior Caroline Wu invited to All-National Honor Ensemble

During the 2017-18 school year, along with other talented music students across the U.S. and overseas in military base schools, Caroline Wu, a Combs High School junior, practiced with dedication to gain a chair or part in her local, district and state music honor ensembles. Now she will join the “best of the best” for […] offers barbers, hairstylists at your convenience

A Queen Creek resident offers the convenience of barbers and cosmetologists right at your fingertips with FADES app. The FADES app covers a 25-mile radius from where hair professionals are located; depending on where clients are, it will populate the hair professionals within the area, according to Dylan Santos, 23, a 2012 graduate of Poston […]

Dill: How to shop for Medicare health, drug plans

When you shop for a new car or truck, you don’t just buy the first one you see, do you? Probably not. You shop around, looking for the best deal you can get on a vehicle that fits your driving needs as well as your pocketbook. Well, it’s the time of year when you can […]

Free ‘Emi Sunshine and the Rain’ concert Oct. 17 at Queen Creek Performing Arts Center

Emi Sunshine and the Rain are to perform a free concert at the Queen Creek Performing Arts Center at 7 p.m. Oct. 17. The Americana and Gospel group’s band members are Emi Sunshine, lead vocals and ukulele; Randall Hamilton, bass; Bobby Hill, drums; and Johnathon Letner, mandolin, according to The Queen Creek PAC is […]

Allazetta: 5 tips for choosing a health plan

This fall millions will head to the polls to cast their vote in the mid-term elections, but they have another important choice to make as well: their health care coverage for 2019. More than one million people in Arizona will have the opportunity to select or switch their health insurance plans for 2019 during “open” […]

Dr. Berkner: November is diabetes awareness month

Next month is diabetes awareness month. Diabetes is out of control in the USA. The incidence of diabetes has increased by four times in the last 35 years, largely due to lifestyle. As people are experiencing a decrease in physical activity, eating more processed food, and expecting medication to control their problems, the situation continues […]

Sodalicious opens Oct. 20 in Queen Creek

Sodalicious, a drink and treat shop founded in Provo, Utah, is opening for business at its new Queen Creek location on Oct. 20. A grand opening celebration will take place 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, at the business, 20850 E. Heritage Loop Road. Sodalicious is a drink and treat shop specializing in flavored sodas, […]

Domestic Violence Awareness Month proclamation, purple in Queen Creek

Queen Creek joins cities and towns Valleywide in lighting Arizona purple in an effort to help end domestic violence. According to a press release, Queen Creek Mayor Gail Barney recently signed a proclamation declaring the month of October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month. “Domestic violence destroys families and weakens communities, with long-lasting impacts,” said Queen […]

Safely dispose of prescription medication at Queen Creek’s take back day on Oct. 27

The Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office District 6 – Queen Creek is hosting a prescription drug take back event 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, in conjunction with the Drug Enforcement Administration. The local effort will be held at the Law Enforcement and Community Chambers Building, 20727 E. Civic Parkway. The take back event provides an […]

Queen Creek pets encouraged to enter Halloween costume contest

What do you call a goat in a hat, a horse with wings and a dog in goggles? Ready for Queen Creek’s pet costume contest at Trunk or Treat. Presented by Rodeo Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, and Ram, an Earnhardt Dealership, Trunk or Treat offers fun for the entire family, even four-legged friends. Taking place 5-9 […]