News

Anthem Approves Balanced Budget for 2018; Some HOA Fees to Rise
By November 15, 2017 Read More →

Anthem Approves Balanced Budget for 2018; Some HOA Fees to Rise

At its monthly meeting Oct. 25, Anthem Community Council’s board of directors passed a proposal for a balanced budget in 2018 that does not include any increase in assessments. But in separate decisions, residents of Country Club and The Village at Anthem will see their HOA fees rise. The $8.76-million 2018 budget is $107,000 higher […]

Posted in: News
Anthem Community Council: Nov. 15 Monthly Meeting Agenda
By November 10, 2017 Read More →

Anthem Community Council: Nov. 15 Monthly Meeting Agenda

Topics on the agenda for the next Anthem Community Council monthly meeting: — A likely vote to decide whether to approve terms for a lease of Anthem property to EPCOR to build a filling station for water haulers to serve New River and Desert Hills. (details: http://nophonews.com/epcor-rural-water-rates-approved/). — Consider authorization of costs for Community Center […]

Posted in: News
Childsplay: Unique Performance Coming to Canyon Springs School
By November 10, 2017 Read More →

Childsplay: Unique Performance Coming to Canyon Springs School

In&Out Staff Writers — A unique performance aimed at engaging kids in performance art is coming to Canyon Springs School in Anthem Nov. 17. The Arizona group Childsplay will perform the play “Tomas and the Library Lady.” About the troupe: Childsplay is an internationally respected professional theater company that aims to “create theatre so strikingly original […]

Posted in: Events, News
EPCOR Seeks Revenue Hike & Water District Consolidation
By October 30, 2017 Read More →

EPCOR Seeks Revenue Hike & Water District Consolidation

By Robert Roy Britt — The water utility serving Anthem’s east side aims to consolidate its 11 Arizona districts and create a new rate structure that would spike rates for the average Anthem customer 42 percent in the first year then drop each of the next four years, ultimately to a level roughly 12 percent […]

Posted in: News
Farmers Market Adds Free Wine Samples
By October 25, 2017 Read More →

Farmers Market Adds Free Wine Samples

If locally grown produce, fresh-baked bread and grass-fed beef aren’t enough to draw you to the Anthem Farmer’s market, maybe the wine will. Anthem Community Council voted unanimously to allow Del Rio Springs Vineyards to offer wine samples and sell bottled wine at the weekly market. The approval is for one vendor only, as a […]

Posted in: News
In the Fall, Life is Good
By October 24, 2017 Read More →

In the Fall, Life is Good

Fall is the perfect time to kick your fitness program into gear. Scott Skinner has some suggestions for a fun and fit fall season. You can reach Skinner at 623-229-8975, online or on Facebook. This article was first published in In&Out Magazine. Recent Articles Anthem Approves Balanced Budget for 2018; Some HOA Fees to Rise Anthem Community […]

Posted in: News
MCSO Has ‘Good Evidence’ on Spree of Anthem Burglaries
By October 19, 2017 Read More →

MCSO Has ‘Good Evidence’ on Spree of Anthem Burglaries

UPDATE 7:25 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 24 — Investigators have not uncovered any significant new leads, but the investigation remains active, MCSO spokesperson Mark Casey told North Phoenix News. “We are working some leads and if they take detectives down a correct path, arrests will be made,” Casey said. The article below remains as originally published. At […]

Posted in: News
Vets Parade Wants You
By October 10, 2017 Read More →

Vets Parade Wants You

Businesses, schools, marching bands, camels, clowns and anyone else interested is invited to ride, sing, dance or just march in the annual Daisy Mountain Veterans Parade Saturday, Nov. 4. This year’s event—always a Valley-wide favorite—will honor women veterans. Registration deadline is Friday, Oct. 20. Info www.daisymtnvets.org/parade_participant Photos from the 2016 Parade Photos by Robert Roy […]

Posted in: News
279 Homes Proposed Near Gavilan Peak
By September 28, 2017 Read More →

279 Homes Proposed Near Gavilan Peak

Views of Gavilan Peak will grace the homesites proposed on several adjacent parcels between Anthem and New River. Photo by Robert Roy Britt The I-17 corridor between Anthem and New River is becoming a hotbed of residential growth with the development of Circle Mountain, a 202-home neighborhood under construction by Pulte and Lennar Homes. Almost […]

Posted in: News
Seeking Scarecrows for Autumnfest Contest
By September 25, 2017 Read More →

Seeking Scarecrows for Autumnfest Contest

In&Out Staff Writers — Crows are known to be clever. Scarecrows, not so much. How about you? Organizers of Anthem’s Autumnfest are looking for entries to a new scarecrow contest. If you have a brain that can conjure the best one, you could win a $75 gift card. Among the rules: Your creation must withstand […]

Posted in: News
Anthem Country Club Considers Raising Dues and Adding a Fee on Home Sales
By September 16, 2017 Read More →

Anthem Country Club Considers Raising Dues and Adding a Fee on Home Sales

Editor’s Note: The Anthem Country Club Community Association is considering raising dues in January and is also looking at instituting a quarter percent fee that would be collected at closing on properties sold. The latter fee, which would amount to $750 on a $300,000 home, would be in addition to a similar quarter percent fee that […]

Posted in: News
Suspect Arrested After 2-Hour Manhunt in Anthem
By September 15, 2017 Read More →

Suspect Arrested After 2-Hour Manhunt in Anthem

By Robert Roy Britt — What began as a domestic violence situation turned into a two-hour manhunt for a suspect that had reportedly stolen a vehicle in Anthem Friday morning. The chase, which led to nearby Arroyo Norte and back to Anthem and lasted into the early afternoon, ended when the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Department determined […]

Posted in: News
Skip to toolbar