Senior Menus: Sept. 25-29

Senior Menus for the week of Monday, 09-25, to Friday, 09-29

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Ask the Contractor: Your paint questions answered

We are considering painting the exterior of our home and the painter wants to use a Sherwin-Williams product called Duration.

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HUSD Student of the Week: Ryleigh Martin

Granville Elementary School is excited to recognize Ryleigh Martin as Student of the Week!

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Photo: American Legion raises flags

It seems that more traditions are being lost and things that should be remembered are being forgotten.

Corridor Calendar: Week of Sept. 13

NEW YOUTH PROGRAM is doing well at the Cordes Lakes at the Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive.

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Ask the Contractor: Beware of roof repair scams

Reputable roofers aren’t usually door-to-door salesmen

We have been subject to three door-to-door salesmen trolling through our neighborhood telling us we have hail damage and they were offering their roofing repair services and offering to call our insurance agent for us.

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Yavapai Flute Circle celebrates 2-year anniversary

Sept. 9 demonstration and performance

Don Schiller remembers his mother buying him an old, wooden flute as a vacation souvenir years ago.

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People & Places: Library departments collaborate for ‘adulting’ series

Offering workshops on skills translating to general life

Being an adult is hard, something the staff at the Prescott Valley Public Library know all too well.

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HUSD Student of the Week: Kayden

Kayden is in his second year at Bright Futures Preschool and we are so excited to have him back.

Ask the Contractor: Year-round deck care provides hours of enjoyment

We just moved to Cottonwood from Ohio and are thrilled with the outdoor living.

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HUSD Student of the Week: Ava Lee

In just the first week of school, Ava is a role model in responsibility, respectfulness, and being an engaged learner.

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Women’s retreat focuses on loss, hope

The subject of Loss and Hope for the Women’s Retreat hosted by Mayer Community Church was certainly timely with the fire and floods bring much loss to many people in the area.

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Ask the Contractor: Don’t need Superman to crack large boulders

With the entire world of knowledge just a few mouse-clicks away, it has never been easier than it is right now to learn something new and unexpected every day and I expanded my learning horizon this past week when I had a conversation with a homeowner about removing large boulders from their property without equipment access.

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People & Places: Prescott Valley quilters learn from each other

All projects individual, some made for charity

Since 2015, the Prescott Valley Quilters Club has been meeting at the Prescott Valley Public Library and although its members are all at different skill levels, they all keep on learning new things from each other every time they come, said member Gale Lovelady.

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Ask the Contractor: Grasshoppers a fascinating nuisance

On my 5-mile walks this past weekend I noticed the “littles” are jumping around and believe me, it never is good to see young, tiny grasshoppers hatching and jumping around.

Corridor Briefs: Week of Aug. 18, 2017

Produce will be available on Aug 24. Sign-up starts at 7 a.m. and the doors are CLOSED and LOCKED at 9 a.m.

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Jann Watts this year’s Deserving Woman

‘Exciting’ and ‘such an honor,’ she said

As the recipient of this year’s Deserving Woman award, Jann Watts said she was shocked and that she felt undeserving of the award.

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Ask the Contractor: A primer on homeowners insurance

With the recent fires and floods that occurred in our county, we have received several insurance questions.

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Doing business with a relational touch

SMARTgirls owner wins 2017 Business Leader of the Year

After 10 years of business, owning SMARTgirls Resale Fashion, giving back to the community, founding Hope Still Floats, starting the Women in Business Roundtable and creating the Deserving Woman Award.

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PV Library puts up Little Free Library

Came out of idea to celebrate love of libraries

It all started back in April during National Library Month when the library events committee was coming up with ideas to celebrate the love of libraries, said Prescott Valley Public Library Adult Services Librarian Jennifer Kim.

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Child of the Week: Iliana

Iliana lives in Prescott Valley with her mom, two brothers, sister, stepdad and stepsister.

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Ask the Contractor: All about stainless steel sinks

Once a stainless steel sink is scratched, it stays scratched, so use protective rubber grids

We have a stainless steel sink and the bottom has been scratched from pots and pans. Are lower gauge stainless sinks harder than higher gauge stainless and can the scratches be removed?

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People and Places: Buy beads & more, take classes at Beads to You

Owners have decades of passion for beads

Though she’s had the store since December 2015, Beads to You co-owner Mary Palais said beads have been her passion for a lot longer.

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Cooking with Diane: Fresh Peach Crisp

This year we finally got peaches on our tree, so to keep the birds from eating them all I picked a bunch to make this delicious peach crisp. Hope you’ll try it.

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Mayer Area Meals On Wheels receives grant

With dodging fires and floods and helping others during these disastrous events, Mayer Area Meals on Wheels was grateful to receive a grant from Prescott Area Women Who Care.