FADESapp.com 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 […]

National Midwifery Week births attention to women’s health care

National Midwifery Week, Sept. 30–Oct. 6, not only raises awareness to the work of midwives but births attention to women’s health care. Created by the American College of Nurse-Midwives to celebrate and recognize midwives and midwife-led care, the nationally recognized event is held Sunday to Saturday during the first full week of October, according to […]

Queen Creek ballerina Keira cast as Clara for The Nutcracker

A Queen Creek ballerina is preparing for her leading role as Clara in the holiday classic, The Nutcracker. Keira Hattenburg, 11, will transform into Clara, a young girl who falls asleep and dreams about a prince, for two shows on Dec. 15 as Brooksher Ballet presents its annual production of The Nutcracker at the Queen […]

‘Donut Gang’ in parking lot meets around cars and coffee on Saturdays

At 77 years old, Larry Maiorano is still part of a gang doing donuts with cars in a Queen Creek parking lot. He’s not spinning his car wheels, riding around in circles, leaving tire marks, though. He and other car enthusiasts, known as the “Donut Gang,” regularly meet Saturday mornings in the Dunkin’ Donuts parking […]

Meet the Pastor: Trey VanCamp leads Passion Creek Church in a movie theatre

Church at the movies is something fit for the big screen at Passion Creek Church officiated by Pastor Trey VanCamp. If the name sounds familiar that’s because this is the second part to a Meet the Pastor series in which his father, Billy VanCamp was recently featured for his pastoral leadership with Heart Cry Church […]

Support group GriefShare meets at Calvary Chapel, helps bereaved

Thoughts and prayers are appreciated while grieving, but having a support group of those who understand what you’re going through really helps. Calvary Chapel, 19248 E. San Tan Blvd. in Queen Creek, is hosting a GriefShare support group, 10 – 11:30 a.m., on Saturday’s beginning Aug. 4. The group offers help and encouragement after the […]

Meet the Coach: Wayne Pirmann has Mighty Kicks of all ages

Following a summer of televised world cup soccer coverage, enthusiasm continues for the sport in the Mighty Kicks program. Offered through the Town of Queen Creek’s Parks and Recreation, Mighty Kicks Soccer classes focus on technical development with one ball for every camper whose time is spent on small-group tactics, games and tournaments. Sessions are […]

Meet the Teacher: Dana Hansen orbits Honeywell Educators at Space Academy

Payne Junior High School teacher Dana Hansen was selected by Honeywell to be among more than 220 science and math teachers for a space camp. She attended the Honeywell Educators at Space Academy, hosted by the United States Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama, June 14–25, according to a press release. The program showcases […]

Meet the Pastor: Billy VanCamp leads Heart Cry Cowboy Church

Bring your horse and Bible to celebrate the sixth anniversary for Heart Cry Cowboy Church at 20464 E. Riggs Road, Queen Creek. A horse or mule can accompany you and your family to Cowboy Church’s Chuck Wagon at 5 p.m., followed by service at 6 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 12 at Horseshoe Park and Equestrian […]

QC Parks & Recreation’s husband, wife Lim’s Karate classes are a kick

Lim’s Karate classes are a kick for participants of all ages in the Queen Creek Parks and Recreation program. Many classes, taking place this summer and returning this fall, are just as popular as its instructors like husband and wife, “Papa” George and Patrice “Aunty” Lim who teach martial arts in the Queen Creek Library Annex […]