Top Nav

Author Archive | quadcities

Coalition Leader

Coalition for Compassion and Justice Has New Leadership

Prescott’s largest homeless shelter operated by the 17-year-old Coalition for Compassion and Justice (CCJ) has a new executive director. Jessi Hans had served as assistant director since February of 2017. Hans, a native of Iowa, attended Northwest Missouri State University, where she earned a bachelor’s degree. For several years before joining the CCJ staff, she […]

Continue Reading 0

Swedish Massage: Toward the Heart, Good for the Heart

Massage therapy has long been recognized as a means of bringing about feelings of peace and relaxation and reducing stress. While there are numerous techniques and methods, one of the most popular and most beneficial massage modalities is Swedish massage. Swedish massage, known in Europe as classic massage, involves the use of long, gliding strokes […]

Continue Reading 0

City Initiates ‘WaterSmart’ Education Programs

Recognizing that many residents in the Quad Cities area have questions about future water supplies and availability, The City of Prescott, through its Water Resource Management office, will offer a full year of water education programs. The hour-long educational presentations will begin at noon Feb. 21, in the Prescott Public Library; and will continue through […]

Continue Reading 0

Leslie Horton has her Finger on the Pulse County Health

“I hope the communities we serve are safer and healthier because of what we do.” That’s the credo that Leslie Horton, director of Yavapai County Community Health Services, makes public whenever she has the chance. “I see my obligation as assuring that public health services are effectively and efficiently delivered throughout Yavapai County,” said Horton, […]

Continue Reading 0

Planetarium Offering Free Shows

Ever step out and marvel at the crisp night sky we enjoy in central Arizona? Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is offering programs to help us learn more about what we are seeing. Free shows are being cited as premier productions to introduce the Jim and Linda Lee Planetarium to Central and Northern Arizona. Eric Edelman and […]

Continue Reading 0

Sweet Tips for a Healthy February and Valentine’s Day

February is American Heart Month. What better time to highlight the importance of good heart health than in February, when so many individuals celebrate Valentine’s Day? This day is traditionally recognized with expressions of love for one another through the presentation of chocolates, confections and other sweets. Other traditional gifts include flowers and greeting cards. […]

Continue Reading 0

Breathing New Life into Bankrupt Racetrack

Pounding hooves of quarterhorses and thoroughbreds may soon echo off the previously non-active Yavapai Downs racetrack if all expectations of its new owners are met. In a $3.22 million deal that just closed in mid-January, the racetrack has been purchased by Kentucky Downs President Corey Johnsen and his four associates from JACOR Partners in Phoenix. […]

Continue Reading 0

Website Design by DRCMedia LLC