30th Annual Taste of Casa Grande

by Jo Anne Pinto, MS Children’s Counselor, Against Abuse, Inc. Do-gooder foodies have some place to be on Sunday, October 9, 2016 between 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. at The Property Conference Center for the 30th Annual “Taste of Casa Grande.” For 30 years, restaurants, concerned community members and the general public have come together to … Read More…

MAG LAUNCHES APP-BASED HOUSEHOLD TRAVEL SURVEY

An announcement from the Maricopa Association of Governments  Where are you headed today? This simple question is an important one for the Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG). The agency is seeking 14,000 people to join the 2016 MAG Household Travel Survey. This app-based household travel survey is one of the first of its kind in … Read More…

HOMEMADE HUMMUS DIP

Transport yourself with this old Middle Eastern classic. Enjoy as a dip with fluffy pita and crisp veggies or as a spread on your favorite sandwiches and crackers. INGREDIENTS 2 (15-ounce) cans chickpeas, drained and rinsed 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil, or more as needed, plus more for garnish 1/2 lemon, juiced 2 tablespoons roughly … Read More…

Summer Salad Recipe

A sweet and healthy addition to your summer barbecue Strawberry, quinoa, spinach & cashew salad Prep Time: 20 minutes Total Time: 20 minutes Yield: 4-6 servings What could taste more like summer than strawberries? This sweet and healthy fruit makes a vibrant addition to more than just desserts. Add it to your summer salad for … Read More…

Family Playcations

by Toni Ward As summer break melts away and lazy days are replaced with school days, consider bidding farewell to the season with one last adventure When you’re young, the two longest weeks of the year are the ones leading up to winter holidays and the ones just before school is out for the summer. … Read More…