Category: Community News

SunBIrd Personalities

Bob Neuman Carol and Virgil Baker celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary December 27, an earmark worthy of congratulation. They look at their many years together like this: “Wedded bliss… I don’t know if we have had wedded bliss, but we sure had a great life, even with sorrows and losses.” Both were raised on farms…

This That & Other Stuff

Bob Neuman For all fathers of daughters, here is a Valentine for your memory book, beautifully written by a local author, Brandon Schnabel. See if this rings a few bells. A Father’s Wish “May my daughter always know love is contagious. “Tradition tells us to embrace Valentine’s Day with chocolate, candy, cards and gifts. But…

Footnotes from the library

For those who love to read, February means there are only 28 days to read all the books we want to before the weather warms up and we want to get outdoors more often. February, the shortest month of the year, has more holidays than most. Valentine’s Day, Presidents Days and MLK Day mean that…

Hooked on Healing Veterans Ride set for February 23

This rapidly-growing ride raises funds that go to support our returning wounded veterans. One hundred percent of our ride proceeds go to the Phoenix program of Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, a not-for-profit dedicated to the physical and emotional rehabilitation of disabled active military personnel and disabled veterans through Fly Fishing and associated activities, including…

News From Your Neighbors – Neighbors Who Care, Inc.

Taking a second bite of the cherry Most of us are familiar with the saying, “Life is just a bowl of cherries.” But, have you ever heard the expression, “Take a second bite of the cherry”? Popular in the United Kingdom, this phrase refers to the opportunity for a second chance, which is certainly something…

Patrol Report

Thomas Catri Wandering. Approximately six in ten people with dementia will wander. A person with Alzheimer’s may not remember his or her name or address and can become disoriented, even in familiar places. Wandering among people with dementia is dangerous. When someone with dementia is missing, please begin search and rescue efforts immediately. According to…

Thank You, Friends

Woody Thank you to the Kare Bears for the food and cards and my family and friends for the cards and prayers. God Bless You.

Editorial deadlines for SunBird News – Mark your calendars

Thank you to all of our readers and contributors – you make the News possible. Please mark your calendars with the future editorial submission deadline dates. Remember, all editorials are due by 4:00 p.m. March issue deadline – 2/08 April issue deadline – 3/08 May issue deadline – 4/10 June issue deadline – 5/10 July…