Articles

Hanging in Houston Five days in America’s ‘City of the Future’

“Where are all the people?” I asked. It was a midweek workday in downtown Houston, and there was barely a soul on the streets....

Tinseltown Talks Happy Days’ Anson Williams saves lives

By Nick Thomas As one of the most popular television shows in the late ’70s to early ’80s, “Happy Days” helped propel many cast regulars...

Swimmingly Fun Female camaraderie abounds in Desert Stages Theatre’s production

By Laura Latzko Few theatrical shows center around the lives of women, especially those who are middle aged or seniors. Jones Hope Wooten’s “The Dixie...

Escape the Heat Desert Stages Theatre presents a diverse lineup this summer

By Bridgette Redman Desert Stages Theatre has planned a perfect escape from the heat for you this summer. With offerings from big-name musicals to works created...

They Got the Beat The Sun City Poms’ story is told in new Diane...

By Christina Fuoco-Karasinski The Sun City Poms have spent years being interviewed for print and TV outlets. But now their story, although fictionalized, has hit...

Retirement Anxiety How to avoid worrying about financial future

By Alison Bailin Batz According to a recent survey by the Insured Retirement Institute, nearly 50% of Baby Boomers have not yet begun to save...

Aging Arizona Local home care agencies join Honor Care Network to strengthen their workforce

By Nicole Hehl The U.S. population is aging, creating somewhat of a senior boom as those born during the post-World War II Baby Boom, between...

Greg Selvidge’s Scottsdale home is a veritable roadside attraction for car nuts

By Jimmy Magahern Greg Selvidge pulls up a pair of portable camping chairs and takes a seat on the patio outside of his three-stall, 2,300-square-foot...

News Briefs

Avondale offers seniors home-delivered meals The Area Agency of Aging and city of Avondale Senior Program have teamed up to deliver meals to qualified seniors...

Leibo At Large Townsend bill enhances Legislature’s comedic value

When I came to Arizona in the mid-1990s, I found myself fascinated by the Arizona Legislature. Then as now, legislators earned the princely sum...