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Everybody loves a parade ... and cookies with Santa

The children were all ready when Santa walked in the door and he was bombarded with hugs and questions Saturday, Dec. 16.

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Santa eats out

Ever wonder what Santa does in his off-hours?

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Flags fly for Pearl Harbor Day

Neither snow, nor rain, nor gloom of night ...

Corridor Calendar: Week of 12-13-17

Special events Harry Potter Activities at the Cordes Lakes Library will continue on Fridays in December.

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Storytime at Cordes Lakes Library

The Christmas season gets rolling with Danielle Navarro being the storyteller, reading a Christmas Story to the children.

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Cordes Lakes turns out to light up its tree

You can tell Christmas is coming soon when the various organizations around town are having tree lighting.

Corridor in Brief: Week of Dec. 6, 2017

Special events Harry Potter Activities at the Cordes Lakes Library will continue on Fridays in December.

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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.

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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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.

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People & Places: Handed a miracle

Local sport shooter, air force enlistee comes back from hand injury

Back in October, Prescott Valley resident Colton Underwood said he and his father were deer hunting near Jerome when he sliced open his final two fingers on his right hand.

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People & Places: PV teen plants flags along Highway 69

She’s been helping veterans since 2013

It was four years ago, in the day leading up to Pearl Harbor Days 2013 when Prescott Valley resident Kassy Holme’s neighbors asked if she wanted help plant flags across town for the VFW Post 10227.

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Changing course to help children

Humboldt teacher found her passion by accident

Back when she ran a camp for special needs children as the physical education director, Humboldt Elementary School Resource Teacher Deb Galliers said she loved it so much that when she went back to college, she changed her major.

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People & Places: Local Girl Scout receives Gold Award

Making a difference motivated her to earn the top honor

About 13 years ago, Prescott Valley resident Ellie Bowen said she saw that her mother was a leader in the Girl Scouts and that her sister had done it, making her want to join in.

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HUSD Student of the Week: Elizabeth

Elizabeth Nolasco earned the Mountain View Elementary School Outstanding Student Award.

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People & Places: Prescott Valley School plans expansion

New building planned for fall 2018

When Prescott Valley School’s administration team started evaluating data and doing strategic planning for the coming years, it was noticed that high school enrollment was declining and the elementary population was growing exponentially, said Chief Operations Officer Monika Fuller.

PV puts on Eggstravaganza

Families, community come together

Ever since Prescott Valley Parks & Recreation put on the first Eggstravaganza and Family Arts Festival 14 years ago, one of the strategies was to keep families together for family purposes, said Parks & Recreation Director Brian Witty.

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People & Places: Teacher instills a love of learning

HUSD honors Liberty Traditional School’s Zalfini

Prior to teaching, Liberty Traditional School fourth-grade teacher Albert Zalfini said he was working in real estate and decided to go back to college and get a degree after the market crashed in 2009.

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Prescott Valley Performing Arts plans to built 170-seat theater

Building planned for entertainment district

In 2004, Prescott Valley Performing Arts started as a 501c3 and began having performances at different locations, said Executive Director Clyde Neville in a presentation to the Prescott Valley Town Council on Thursday, March 23.

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PV community rallies to encourage children to read

Mountain View participates in Read Across America Day

About nine years ago, Mountain View Elementary third-grade teacher Allison McElwee took over as the chairperson for Read Across America Committee and she said she’s made it a priority to try and get more community members involved in the annual Read Across America Day.

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Cooking with Diane: Cabbage Burgers

Cabbage burgers are a popular midwestern dish brought over by German immigrants (my ancestors). They are very tasty, and are great with potato or pasta salads.

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Cordes Lakes Community Center playground goes up

Many thanks to Steve Wisecarver of Micon Construction for the donation AND installation of the new playground equipment at the Community Center.

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Raptors visit Spring Valley

The Spring Valley Homeowners Association hosted the Chino Valley Raptors at their meeting Tuesday, Feb. 14.

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Cordes Lakes Community Center gets sweet

Taco Tuesday is usually a busy time at the Cordes Lakes Community Center, but when you add the sweetheart backdrop so Valentine’s Day pictures can be made, and a special Bingo game for the large box of chocolates, many sweethearts attend.