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The Pinal County Genealogists will hold their 17th annual workshop on Saturday, January 25, 2020, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 1555 N. Colorado St., Casa Grande, AZ. Check-in begins at 8:00 a.m., and the first session starts at 9:00 a.m. This fee includes lunch and adm…

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The Anchor Club, parent organization for the Apache Junction High School Navy Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps, will host the 22nd Annual Navy JROTC Benefit Car and Motorcycle Show Saturday, Feb. 8 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Apache Junction High School, 2525 S. Ironwood Drive in Apache J…

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On January 18, Paws 4 Life will have their annual car show, held at the Elks Lodge #2349, Hwy. 88 & Lost Dutchman Blvd., Apache Junction, from 10:00 a.m. till 2:00 p.m.

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The Superstition Arts & Cultural Alliance (SACA) is hosting a free to the public Festival in Apache Junction, Arizona, paying Tribute to the late John Denver, his music and his conservation efforts.

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For the third year in a row, Apache Junction/ Gold Canyon kids have shined in a yearly event known as AJ Kids Idol. I have no doubt in my mind you’ve heard of American Idol or America's Got Talent. Well, this yearly event, that I have the personal pleasure in helping put on, is one of the be…

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The Superstition Mountain Master Gardeners are offering their training class on Tuesdays, starting January 14th through May 12th from 1:00 pm - 4 pm at the Central Arizona College Superstition Campus in Apache Junction. Everyone is welcome, winter visitor and year round residents alike.

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The Superstition Mountain Museum is happy to announce that it will once again be hosting a free weekly lecture series entitled “Legends and Lore of the Superstitions and More” in the museum’s amphitheater at 4087 North Apache Trail during January, February, March and April. The lectures begi…

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On Monday, January 13, the Arizona Lecture Series will present Gil Storms, “The Lost Ranches of Arizona’s Santa Cruz Valley, 1854-1861.”

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SALT’s very popular “Fire in the Superstitions” series has been extended to include two presentations on the hydrological effects of the Woodbury Fire.

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The Legends of Superior Trails, Inc. (LOST) has announced the schedule for their upcoming 2020 Hashbrowns, History and Hiking events. Each event begins at 7:30 a.m. at the Superior Chamber of Commerce, located at 165 Main Street in Downtown Superior. The event ticket is $25 and includes a he…

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On January 25th and 26th, the quaint Town of Superior will open her doors to all who enjoy watching a small, once struggling Town make an amazing comeback. Once a mining Town, Superior is now a Town that will soon have a World Class mine. Copper is King in this part of Arizona and will conti…

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What started as a simple team building idea to get fit for the holidays has evolved into a full-out goal to conquer 131 miles in 365 days. Employees from Salt River Project's Southside Water group have formed an informal grassroots team called "131 Can Be Done." The challenge: walk, run or c…

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The “Unforgettable” Music of Nat King Cole comes your way Jan. 31 at 7:30 pm featuring international award winning vocalist JOE BOURNE backed by his professional musicians: Daniel “Sly” Slipetsky on piano, Scott Black on bass and Matt Mitchell on guitar, playing in Nat King Cole's drummer-le…

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What a wonderful way to start the New Year…at an Art Show at a new venue!! Join the Artists of the Superstitions on Saturday, January 11, 2020, for a wonderful opportunity to see and to purchase original artwork by local artists.

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This wonderful wind ensemble is lively, creative and full of showmanship. Hailed for their “imagination, infallible musicality, and vitality” (Fanfare Magazine), the Akropolis Reed Quintet takes listeners on extraordinary musical adventures.

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The Superstition Mountain Museum is happy to announce that it will once again be hosting a free weekly lecture series entitled “Legends and Lore of the Superstitions and More” in the museum’s amphitheater at 4087 North Apache Trail during January, February, March and April. The lectures begi…

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The Arizona Lecture Series is proud to present its 2020 season lineup. The first lecture is on Monday, January 6: Bill Harrison, “Goldfield from Boom, to Bust, to Boom.”

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A celebration of the cowboy culture, Apacheland Movie Ranch and Arizona’s Western heritage will be the theme of this year’s two-day Apacheland/Heritage Days event hosted by the Superstition Mountain Museum on Saturday and Sunday, January 11 and 12, 2020. Admission to this family-friendly eve…

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Sixty area families had a brighter Christmas this year thanks to a truckload of fresh holiday trees donated to the Apache Junction Food Bank by Costco at Sossaman Road. Twenty trees were distributed to food bank clients and forty were distributed amongst St. George Roman Catholic Parish, the…

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Blessings to all…for a Merry Christmas and a wonderful New Year. We’ve been able to maintain a high level of physical activity this year because of The Crazy Chile Farm and some other adventures that have grown out of the farm. Granted there are more noticeably bothersome aches to contend wi…

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The shopping and wrapping are done; the tree is decked out with lights and tinsel. You’ve hung the holly, and you’ve frosted the cookies and now you’re... a bit tired of watching the same old Christmas movies and hearing the same carols on the radio. How about taking a leaf from our ancestor…

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Kick off 2020 in outdoor style! For the 8th year in a row, Arizona State Parks and Trails is part of a national collaboration of all 50 state park systems to host guided “First Day Hikes” on New Year’s Day.

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What a wonderful way to start the NEW YEAR…at an ART SHOW at a NEW VENUE!! Join the Artists of the Superstitions on Saturday, January 11th, 2020, for a wonderful opportunity to see and to purchase original artwork by local artists.

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The Arizona Lecture Series is proud to present its 2020 season lineup. The first lecture is on Monday, January 6, 2020. Doors open at 6 p.m., with each lecture starting at 7 p.m.

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On December 15, the Arizona Country Music Association presented the Apache Trail Concert. The AZCMA Inducted David Grimes into their Hall of Fame that night, as well as J.R. Garner (recently deceased), Denny Sarver & David Beaty.

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Celebrity musical family, “The Duttons,” are bringing their award winning Christmas show to the Gold Canyon RV Resort on Friday December 13, 3 p.m. and 7 p.m (tickets and information: 480-840-6874). “We are so excited to be back in Gold Canyon and see all of our wonderful friends in the area…

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Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and their team are excited to return to Arizona! They plan to film episodes of the hit series “American Pickers” throughout the area in February 2020.

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As America moves toward becoming a cashless society, The Salvation Army is making it easier for donors to give back during the Christmas season by making a digital gift at the iconic Red Kettles.

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The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 9399 is seeking combat veterans, their significant others and family to join them in making a difference in the lives of Apache Junction Veterans, active-duty military and their families. The Post and Auxiliary are hosting an OPEN TO THE PUBLIC swing b…

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Back in April, Marjorie Wells was named 2019 Arizona Teen Miss Agriculture USA. In June, she traveled to Ohio to compete in the very first National Miss Agriculture USA competition and was named 2019 National Teen Miss Agriculture USA.

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The winners of this year’s Apache Trail Chapter Constitution Week Art Contest from Cactus Canyon Junior High School were (L-R): Heather Cornwell (3rd Place); McKenzie Awong (1st Place) and Leeanndra Womack (2nd Place). Allison Baumann (far right) is their Cactus Canyon Junior High Art Teacher.

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Dulais Rhys, Ph.D., composer, conductor, journalist and native Welshman, presents the iconic holiday story, “A Child’s Christmas in Wales: An Illustrated History and Reading,” at the Apache Junction Public Library, at 2 p.m., on Saturday, Dec. 21.

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The Woodbury Fire burned nearly 124,000 acres, mostly in the Superstition Wilderness Area, from early June through mid-July of 2019. As soon as the fire was contained, Tonto National Forest put together a Burn Area Emergency Response (BAER) team to assess the fire’s effects. Arizona Game and…

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This month the Apache Junction Moose Lodge #2039 is celebrating its 48th anniversary with a Membership Drive and Horseshoe Tournament. Festivities will be held Saturday, November 16, 2019, and begin at 9:00 a.m. with a blind draw, $20 buy in Horseshoe Tournament. Stick around for the Texas H…

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On November 6th, the Honor/Color Guard from American Legion Post 27, Apache Junction, were invited to teach the local Wolf Pack Cub Scouts the folding of the American Flag and what each fold meant.  Honor/Color members pictured left to right are Tim Franey, Nelson Preston and Ray Williams.

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Empowerment Systems, Inc. is formally announcing that Deke Beveridge is the new Chief Executive Officer. Deke began his tenure as CEO officially in July 2019, taking over from his father, Jack Beveridge. Jack had been CEO since founding the organization as the Pinal-Gila Behavioral Health As…

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It’s that beautiful time of year for Art Lovers to view and select original, unique and juried art for the holiday season or for yourself. Artists of the Superstitions invite you to a Fine Art Show to be held at the Towne Hall at the beautiful Gold Canyon Golf Resort in Gold Canyon. The show…

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On Saturday, December 7 at 9 a.m., there will be a Swap and Sell opportunity in your neighborhood, in the parking lot of the Superstition Foothills Baptist Church at 6338 S. Kings Ranch Road.