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New mayor, 2 council members tackle difficult topic at first meeting
Teary goodbyes, and some stumbles mark first council meeting of year

For many in the packed auditorium, the farewells to two Prescott Valley council members and one mayor brought tears along with plentiful accolades at the first council meeting of the year Jan. 10.

By Sue Tone January 17, 2019

Tuesday Planners are back. Each Tuesday at 9 a.m. the planners will meet at the Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive, to plan for events, such as Cookies with Santa.

January 17, 2019

As with any organization, if there isn’t complete dedication to the task, things tend to go awry.

By Pat Williamson January 16, 2019
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Laurie Sizer, the manager of McDonald’s in Cordes Junction, is constantly assisting with any community request.

By Pat Williamson December 20, 2018
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The walls were bursting with children at the Cordes Lakes Community Center on Saturday, Dec. 15, as over 120 children came to tell Santa what they wanted for Christmas.

By Pat Williamson December 20, 2018
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On Thursday, Dec. 13, the Red Hat ladies of Cordes Lakes held their Christmas Party at Flour Stone in Mayer.

December 20, 2018

Tuesday Planners are back. Each Tuesday at 9 a.m. the planners will meet at the Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive to plan for events, such as Cookies with Santa.

December 20, 2018
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The Elf on the Shelf came to the Cordes Lakes Library Saturday, Dec. 1. He came complete with his Top Secret book that had adventures and instructions for Danielle Navarro, who runs many of the children’s programs at the library.

December 6, 2018
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Friday, Nov. 30, was nearly a disaster for the tree lighting ceremonies.

December 6, 2018

Tuesday Planners are back. Each Tuesday at 9 a.m. the planners will meet at the Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive to plan for events, such as Cookies with Santa. All are welcome and volunteers are needed.

December 6, 2018

The picture Gary Beverly painted at the Citizen Water Advocacy Group meeting Nov. 10 at the Granite Peak Unitarian Universalist Church could be worse, he said.

By Sue Tone December 4, 2018
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It was standing-room only at Meals on Wheels for it annual Thanksgiving Dinner and Pie Auction on Wednesday, November 21st.

November 29, 2018
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Nov. 23 at 2 p.m. was the first of several drawings for the World’s Largest Christmas Stocking held at Gilligan’s Spring Valley 76.

By Pat Williamson November 29, 2018

Tuesday Planners are back. Each Tuesday at 9 a.m. the planners will meet at the Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive to plan for events, such as Cookies with Santa.

November 29, 2018
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Town approves $20,000 transfer to complete Memory Park project
Money for previously approved playground equipment, ramada donated

The Chino Valley Town Council unanimously approved an extra $20,000 from its contingency fund to finish the Memory Park Expansion Project at its meeting Tuesday, Nov. 13.

November 20, 2018

CORDES LAKES Tuesday Planners are back. Each Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. the planners will meet at the Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes.

November 15, 2018
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A traditional Veterans Day was celebrated by American Legion Post 122. Starting early, the members posted the colors on the Avenue of Flags.

By Pat Williamson November 13, 2018

CORDES LAKES Tuesday Planners are back. Each Tuesday at 10 a.m. the planners will meet at the Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive, to plan for events, such as Cookies with Santa. All are welcome and volunteers are needed.

November 8, 2018
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The safest way for children to enjoy Halloween is Trunk or Treat, and that is why Cordes Lakes Community Association goes the extra mile to make this a stellar event for the children.

By Pat Williamson November 1, 2018
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As usual, the little library was bursting its seems with the Halloween crowd, some dressed, and some not.

By Pat Williamson November 1, 2018

Little Learners, ages 2 to 5, are invited to join the library group from 11:00 a.m. to noon on Nov. 2. There will be story time, crafts, songs and snacks. This will be a new event for every Tuesday. 15989 S. Cordes Lakes Drive.

November 1, 2018
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Highway safety grant covers speed signs, overtime
Signs to be placed near certain schools

The Chino Valley Police Department has been awarded a grant for federal fiscal year 2019 due to a continued partnership between the department and the Arizona Governor’s Office of Highway Safety, according to a news release from Lt. Randy Chapman.

By Jason Wheeler October 30, 2018
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After going through a few cooks, Meals on Wheels finally may have finally found their man.

October 25, 2018
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Arizona Farming and Ranching Hall of Fame 2019 inductees announced
New members to be introduced at honoree dinner March 2

The Arizona Farming and Ranching Hall of Fame has announced the names of the 2019 inductees into its membership.

October 18, 2018
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The Cordes Lakes Library may get a new room, if work by the Yavapai County Library District and Tom Thurman, county supervisor, come to fruition.

By Pat Williamson October 18, 2018