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Ascension celebrates the youth in Fountain Hills

Religious community

Chabad of Fountain Hills launches Calendar Campaign

Chabad of Fountain Hills has launched its annual Calendar Campaign. A calendar that follows the Jewish New Year 5785 (corresponding to September 2024 to September 2025) will be distributed to …
Activities

Fountain Hills Community Center summer plans events

As summer approaches, the Fountain Hills Community Center has announced the following special events designed to provide opportunities for members to come together, have fun and make lasting …

Fountain Hills artist among ‘Arts Heroes’

EVENTS

Town to host Party in the Park in Fountain Hills

The Town of Fountain Hills Parks and Recreation invites the community to enjoy some summer fun for the Party in the Park on Saturday, June 8, from 6 to 9 p.m. at Four Peaks Park. The free event …
Government

Program amendments on Fountain Hills council agenda

Fountain Hills Town Council will be considering several program and agreement amendments when it meets Tuesday, May 21. There is a request for a third amendment to an intergovernmental agreement …
FHUSD

Fountain Hills school board begins Four Peaks sale discussion

The Fountain Hill Unified School District (FHUSD) Governing Board reinstated the Facilities Use Committee with a goal to move forward the sale of the former Four Peaks Elementary School property this …
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Fountain Hills Women’s Club award scholarships

Veterans organization

VFW Post 7507 in Fountain Hills installs new officers

VFW Post 7507 elected and installed officers for the 2024-2025 term. They will begin their term of office upon completion of Arizona’s annual VFW Convention June 2. VFW Post 7507 is …
ELECTIONS 2024

Six Dem CD1 hopefuls united on most issues

With the six Democratic Party candidates in Arizona’s Congressional District 1 having similar views on many issues and problems, their May 15 debate was a chance to talk about their unique …
PLANNING

Open house for downtown vision held in Fountain Hills

There is a lot of interest in the future for downtown Fountain Hills as more than 100 residents showed up to an open house May 15 to provide input to staff on what they think will improve the …
FHUSD

Fountain Hills approves Accelerate ASU partnership

The Fountian Hills Unified School District (FHUSD) governing board unanimously approved a partnership with Accelerate ASU at the business meeting on Wednesday, May 15. Accelerate ASU will allow …
MCSO

Fountain Hills: Sheriff's call log

Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office District 7 substation based in Fountain Hills is reporting that deputies responded to the following calls during the week from Thursday, May 9, through …
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City Sun Times joins the Fountain Hills Chamber family

PLANNING & ZONING

No resolution on broadband discussion in Fountain Hills

The Fountain Hills Planning and Zoning Commission picked up its discussion related to regulations for wireless broadband communications at its May 13 meeting, but with no recommendation to council, …

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ENTERTAINMENT & THINGS TO DO
The cover of “Solaris Rising,” JT Skewes’ first novel.

JT Skewes pens first novel

Fountain Hills resident John T. (JT) Skewes recently completed his first novel, “Solaris Rising,” a thriller about a fictional future where two world powers have overtaken American soil. …
From left, Rob Stuart and Rochelle Barton star in Fountain Hills Theater’s “Mack and Mabel” playing now through June 2.

Fountain Hills Theater presents ‘Mack and Mabel’

Fountain Hills Theater presents the Jerry Herman musical “Mack and Mabel,” a saga of the silent film era. “Mack and Mabel” tells the story of director Mack Sennett and …
Last year’s theater camps inspired this year’s studio art camp. Pictured from left, Anya Holzkopf, Paige Underwood, Cami Schroeder, Madelyn Yates, Aliya Holzkopf, Paige Productions Owner Paige Beckman and Leela Arroyo.

Paige Productions to host summer camps in Fountain Hills

Longtime Fountain Hills resident and the owner of Paige Productions Youth Theater (PYT) Paige Beckman announced the theater’s first-ever Studio Art Class Summer Camp. “I remember …
Swingtime meets in the Fountain Hills Community Center Tuesday, May 21.

Swingtime to celebrate Glenn Miller

Swingtime remembers Glenn Miller with a special tribute to Miller and his music Tuesday, May 21, at 1 p.m. in the Fountain Hills Community Center. Born in Clarinda, Iowa, Miller never thought …
Fountain Hills Theater announced musical auditions for the upcoming performance of “Oliver!” playing July 12-28.

Fountain Hills Theater announces musical auditions

Fountain Hills Theater has announced auditions for the upcoming musical “Oliver!,” playing July 12-28. In this musical based on Charles Dickens’ classic novel “Oliver …
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