Thomas Likes Glendale! but
this new job is a fantastic opportunity for him... Business .
J. author Toll tries to attribute it to part of an exodus
but... it is NOT!
It will be good to work with you over in Peoria Thomas and
thanks for your interaction with us during your time in
Here’s another blog post from national economists, Dr.
Elliot Eisenberg. Gives us hope for living to the age of
Of every 100,000 persons born in 1900, 13 made it to age
100. That same statistic is projected to be 199 for those
born in 1950, and 1,968 for those born in 2010! Similarly in
1900, 25% of all persons died before age 20. By 1950, that
percentage declined to 5.3% and by 2010 it was just 1.5% and
due mostly to accidents, drugs and gun...
Ice Cream With the Glendale Historical Society.
Don’t miss the Glendale Arizona
Historical Society’s Annual Ice Cream Social on May
23 at 4 p.m. at Manistee Ranch 5127 W.
Northern Avenue. Members hand-make a variety of
delicious flavors of ice cream. Home-made
ice cream is a disappearing art and these folks do a
terrific job. Visit the restored historic 1897
Manistee Ranch house on Saturday, May 23 from 4 -6
p.m. and enjoy the company of some wonderful people. (Ente...
The Glendale Library network will be hosting their
annual summer reading program which will run from June
1 - August 1 and is open to all
ages. Interested participants will come to the
Glendale Public Library and pick up a reading log
which will guide them through the set age
requirements. Upon the completion of the set
standards, awards will be given including free “grab
bag” prizes, buttons, and free books.
There are three avenues for gaining informat...
Library Council Meeting.
Glendale teens can earn volunteer service hours, have
fun, and meet new people, all while helping Glendale
make the library a better
place for teens. The Velma Teague Branch Library is
currently recruiting teens to participate and to
provide input. Register online or call
Greg Kinder at 623-930-3437 for more information.
The Arts HQ is destined to become the
West Valley’s gathering place for
artistic inspiration, and will serve
as the official headquarters for arts
and cultural information for our
region’s residents and visitors.
Make Several Arrests During Narcotics
AZ – On Wednesday, May 13, 2015 narcotics
detectives from our Special Investigations Unit
served search warrants at 5 locations spanning
Glendale, Phoenix and Buckeye. Nine suspects
were booked and approximately twenty more will
be charged in relation to illegal drug activity.
Approximately four weeks ago, the Glendale
Police Department received complaints of
suspicious activity related to the 7Ten...
Seek Help Identifying
Suspect in Hit and Run Fatality
Ariz. – On Wednesday, May 13th, 2015, in the
early morning hours, Glendale Police Officers
received a 911 call of a pedestrian down in the
roadway at 5700 W. Thunderbird Road. On arrival,
the investigation revealed 24 year old Glendale
resident, Brandon Montemayor, was crossing
Thunderbird Road from south to north in a marked
crosswalk at N. 57th Drive. Investigators
believe an unknown vehicle t...
Care Items for Operation Women Warriors at
the Glendale Visitor’s Center. The
Glendale Convention & Visitors Bureau,
partnership with Soroptimist International
of the Kachinas of Glendale is collecting
donations to benefit Operation Women
Operation Women Warriors project will send
specialized care packages to female soldiers
stationed overseas. Needed items include
hard candies, travel-sized toiletries,
facial lotion with sunscreen, foot cream,
SPF lip balm, personal hygiene products,
cough drops and
hair bands. CLICK HERE for a full list of
needed items. Deadline to donate is May 16!
Questions? Call the Visitor Center at
PD Hosts 2015 Citizens Academy. The
Glendale Police Department is accepting
applications through July 17th for
the upcoming Citizen Police Academy which
will begin in August, 2015. The Citizens
Academy is a free program designed to
participants the opportunity to learn,
hands on, about many Glendale Police
Operations, such as the use of Police
Canines, Crime Scene
Investigations and Tactical Operations.
Participants must be at least 18 years of
age and undergo...
lessons begin the week of June 1st at Rose
Lane Aquatic Center. Registration for
residents begins May 11th at 8am. Look
online for the 2015 Splashbook with all
summer Aquatics information atwww.glendaleaz.com/parksandrecreationor
Joey & Gina's is
affiliated with the
Joe's restaurant in
& Gina's opened
in February of 2015
in Peoria, Arizona,
across the street
from the Peoria
Sports Complex. Our
VALLEY OF THE SUN INNOVATIVE AMPUTEE
EXPERT HONORED WITH COMPANYWIDE
GLENDALE, Ariz. – Lonnie Coughran,
physical therapist assistant,
started his career 22 years ago.
During this time Lonnie worked
diligently to develop his skills in
amputation rehabilitation and is now
one of the leading amputee
clinicians in the state. Lonnie’s
expertise in amputee treatment has
allowed him to contribute to
extraordinary patient experiences-
including a veteran and double...
TURNER'S NEWSLETTER SAID
- Are you looking for a
place to host a family
gathering or other
outdoor event this
summer? Ramadas at
Sahuaro Ranch Park
are available to
Glendale residents and
are a great way to
reserve shaded space for
The group picnic area
contains nine covered
ramadas, with each
having nine tables
seating eight people
each, for a maximum of
per people per ramada.
Each ramada has a grill,