Jeffrey T. Mueller, MD, became the 123rd president of the Arizona Medical Association (ArMA) on May 30, at the association’s annual meeting in Phoenix. Mueller will serve a one-year term in that capacity.
East Valley native Lyndsey Fry, a member of the 2014 U.S. Olympic Women’s Ice Hockey Team, spoke to fifth- and sixth-graders at Horizon Community Learning Center (HCLC) in Ahwatukee on Thursday about pursuing their dreams.
Classic homemade pies and home-style food with a contemporary flare are on the menu at the new Marie’s Restaurant and Bakery in the old Marie Callendar’s location at Interstate 10 and Chandler Boulevard.
Junior and senior high school students are eligible to choose a beautiful prom dress and participate in a bonding experience at the 13th annual “Cinderella Affair” Free Prom Dress Boutique hosted by the East Valley Women’s League.
“Sydney’s Best Day Ever” tennis festival welcomes children and families to come out to play tennis and donate money in support of Sydney Schnell and the Hematology and Oncology division at the Phoenix Children’s Hospital.
After an extensive national search, Sojourner Center’s Board of Directors announced Dr. María Garay is the new executive director. Garay comes to Phoenix from Los Angeles, and is a 20-year veteran of the nonprofit sector.
Thanks to the Ahwatukee Chapter of the National Charity League (NCL) active seniors at Mountain Park Senior Living now have one more activity to get their heart rates pumping — a new ping-pong table. The Ahwatukee Foothills Chapter of the National Charity League (AFNCL) presented Michelle Major, director of fun for Mountain Park Senior Living Center, with a check for $500 on May 9. Traci Tartaglio, Lauri Branch, and Katie Branch of AFNCL were on hand to present the check to Major and a few residents. The AFNCL is a mother/daughter organization for girls from seventh grade through high school graduation. This 300-plus member organization participates in volunteer work across the metro Phoenix area. AFNCL’s mission is to strengthen the bonds between mother and daughter through the spirit of volunteerism, and has enjoyed a thriving partnership with Mountain Park Senior Living Center. Tartaglio participates in AFNCL along with her daughter Bailee. For more information, visit www.nationalcharityleague.org/nclahwatukee.
Martha Rogers of Gilbert Hospital, Kathy Allen of Legal Shield, Darla Salem of A-Peeling Faces, Kristin Ito of Sonoran Hills Dental, Tracy Makowski of Good 2 B Home, Judy Young of United Brokers Group and Dorian Eden of Eden Law Office attend the August morning mixer at CK's Tavern and Grill.
Butler is a sweet, somewhat shy gray tabby with green eyes. When you pick him up, he just curls up on your lap and stays there as he loves to be around his family. If you are looking for a sweet, low maintenance, well behaved kitty, Butler is the one for you. Butler is being sponsored by Tracy Ryder “in memory of My Sweet Little Bug Charlie.” We know Charlie is looking after Butler and hoping he gets the opportunity to have a wonderful loving home like he did.