Category: June 2019

The Remodeling Corner

Janet Cook There are many HGTV shows that demonstrate that by investing in design and updates, one can sell their house for dramatically more money. However, their timeline is not realistic. They have a TV production deadline, so before they even start, the design and scope of work is done, the materials are ordered (the…

Robson Ranch Trap Shooting team competes

Once again this year, the Robson Ranch Trap Shooting team competed in the Robson Trap Trials, which were held at the Casa Grande Trap Range off Trekel Road. Over fifty shooters competed in the annual Robson Trap Trials from SaddleBrooke, Sun Lakes, PebbleCreek and Quail Creek as well as Robson Ranch CG. Immediately following the…

Local penpals of 50+ years hold reunion in Scottsdale

Debbie Breen and John Byrnes In 1967, two teenage girls-one from Illinois, the other from Australia-signed up to be pen pals through a junior high English program. Debbie Breen (U.S.) and Judy Mallett (Aust.) wrote three to four letters a year (because postage was expensive!). Their friendship of letters grew to sending cassette tapes and…

Summertime fun with stained glass

The Robson Ranch Stained Glass Club would like to invite residents to enjoy some air conditioned fun this summer! We have been offering beginner classes all year. So far, students have made butterflies, tropical fish, leprechaun hats and Easter egg suncatchers in our beginner classes. May’s class was a tulip pot stake. Our plan is…

Robson Ranch Ladies Club presents scholarships to students

On May 13, the Robson Ranch Ladies Club presented book scholarships to three Eloy High School Students. Perla Delgado, Andres Jimenez, and Mark Saucedo all received $800 scholarships to use toward the purchase of textbooks needed for college in August. Congratulations to these outstanding students. They, along with their parents and high school guidance counselor,…

Word of the Month: Curry

David Zapatka Having spent the past week in Myanmar and India eating fabulous cuisine off the cruise ship, curry dishes are fresh on my mind. I’ve long loved Indian cuisine and all those many curry flavors. I’m impressed by how many different types of curry and varying spices there are. What I’ve learned is curry…

Art for sale and summer afternoon art

The Fine Arts Guild has numerous art pieces for sale in a variety of sizes and styles from abstract to detailed. Come visit our studio on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday mornings from 9:00 a.m. to noon or from noon to 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons which are our summer hours. Once again, the…