Children enjoy Anza Township’s Halloween safe and fun event

Children enjoy Anza Township’s Halloween safe and fun event

The Town’s business people and leaders came together to provide a safe and fun Halloween event for the area’s children. Cooling fall temperatures did not keep families and the children away from gathering favored treats from shop keepers all along Hwy. 371. A Halloween Party topped off the night at the Anza Community Hall with […]

Anza VFW Post 1873 and auxiliary mid-October news

Don’t forget to vote Nov. 8. You can’t complain about the outcome if you don’t. If you don’t like either candidate, not voting won’t help. It will be just like casting a vote for the candidate you like the least. No matter what the outcome, we’ll just have to live with it. Mark your calendars. […]

Thimble Club shows their Halloween Spirit during October meeting

Thimble Club shows their Halloween Spirit during October meeting

The October luncheon meeting had the Halloween spirit. Costume prizes were given to Pat Boswell (cutest), Sherri Petrock (scariest), Carol Ann Wright (prettiest) and Kathy Wood (most original). Many women had fun wearing a costume. The luncheon chefs for the meeting were Carolyn Alexander, Marge Buschmann, Jackie Braaten, Peggy Aragon and GiGi Mather cooked homemade lasagna, salad […]

Lake Riverside Estates Halloween Play Day a success

Lake Riverside Estates Halloween Play Day a success

Children dressed in all kinds of costumes and riding stick horses was one of the fun activities at the first Halloween Play Day at Lake Riverside Estates Equestrian Center on Oct. 31. The children colored, glued and stuffed horse heads and attached them to yard sticks and these magical horses became the equestrian companions for […]

Cottonwood K-8 School Fall Festival coming

Students at Cottonwood K-8 School will be preparing for their Friday, Oct. 30 Fall Festival with food, fun and games planned for their parents, friends and visitors from 4 to 7 p.m. This year the school’s Fall Festival will be featuring a Chili Cook-off, open to all community members interested giving visitors an opportunity to […]

October’s Thimble Full of News

October’s Thimble Full of News

Shaaron Chambers Special to the Anza Valley Outlook The October meeting of the Anza Thimble Club was held on Thursday Oct. 1, highlighted with the annual Halloween Costume Contest. The Halloween Costume contest winners were – Prettiest was Rosemary Clark as a Pretty Witch, Funniest was Sue Kraft in her bathing suit and floppy hat, […]

Know Your Neighbor; BJ Janelle of BJ’s Costumes and More

Know Your Neighbor; BJ Janelle of BJ’s Costumes and More

BJ Janelle is the local owner of BJ Costumes and More, where you can find costumes and accessories for any occasion throughout the year for sale plus a full rental department. She has owned property in Anza for years, moving here on a more permanent basis in 1991. She said she has always had the […]