Thimble Club celebrates February holidays

Thimble Club celebrates February holidays

The Thimble Club celebrated our Past Presidents Day and Valentine’s Day together this month. The Valentine’s decorations were just beautiful and five of the club’s past presidents were in attendance: Tonie Ford, Jean Mernick, Ann Schofield, Barbara Baxter and Betty Love. These past leaders were all presented with “Past Presidents Pins.” The membership was served […]

Lions Club supports Anza

The Lions Club of Anza is an international organization out to do some good for those who really need it. According to Roland Vellanoweth, their publicity chairman, “Our principal goal is to supply glasses and hearing aids for local residents who desperately need them but cannot afford to go out and get them on their […]

Anza/Hamilton K-8 bookworm notes

Anza Public Library February events include: • American Sign Language class each Tuesday from 6 to 7 p.m. • Origami class Saturdays, Feb. 7 and 21, at 11 a.m. • Lecture: “Tracing Anza’s Trail: A Photographer’s Journey” with speaker Nina Egert, PhD, Thursday, Feb. 5, at 5:30 p.m. Presented by Hamilton Museum. Keep looking for […]

Troubling times

The economy has taken a downturn, which has not helped the real estate business. We have had banks failing. Taxpayers are asked to come up with a trillion dollars, which includes billions of dollars in bonuses for executives of some companies. With banks going bankrupt it has hurt the real estate business because people have […]

Outraged! (Over Inaugural Benediction)

If you were not enraged and insulted at the benediction delivered by the Rev. Joseph Lowery, a United Methodist minister, at the inauguration of President Barack Obama, you: (1) are ignorant, (2) were smoking something you shouldn’t or (3) simply were not paying attention. This is the bombshell that Lowery dropped in the last lines […]

Anza VFW menus and happenings

As I sit here writing this article I’m waiting for the rain to fall out of the blue skies that are dotted with fluffy white clouds. But I’m not holding my breath at the same time. I did have a skiff of snow on my deck this morning, and I did see cars with snow […]

VFW Valentine’s Dance

The VFW Post 1873 will be celebrating St. Valentine’s Day, Saturday, Feb. 14, with a dance/potluck featuring their favorite band, Remember When. The VFW will be “tripping the light fantastic” at 59011 Bailey Road in Anza from 6 to 10 p.m. The charge is $7 per person ($5 each for those who bring a dish […]

AVMAC meeting, Code Enforcement Workshop

The next Anza Valley Municipal Advisory Council (AVMAC) meeting will take place on Wednesday, Feb. 11, at 7 p.m. This meeting will start with a 15-minute presentation on the work being done to form a Boys & Girls Club in Anza. This will be followed by a one-hour Code Enforcement Workshop by Becky Mitchell with […]