Bisson: First AJ/GC senior expo draws 400-plus in attendance

The Arizona team members sponsored their first Apache Junction Senior Expo Jan. 8 at Central Arizona College. Thirty vendors were on hand with more than 400 people in attendance. From left, standing, INIers Juliann Segura, Richard Dyer, Barb Wandling, Charlene Bisson, Sarah Nieto, Arianna Grainey and Richard Taylor. Sitting Kathleen Kotzbauer and Terrance Thornton.

Ron Steltenpol won a TV at the senior expo thanks to Casa Grande RV.

I want to personally thank those of you who visited our first senior expo at Central Arizona College’s Superstition Mountain Campus, 805 S. Idaho Road, Apache Junction. We had a great time meeting our readers and learning about the various businesses on display.

Charlene Bisson

If you haven’t heard, we’ve launched our 13th print publication, the Litchfield Park Independent, where we’re serving the City of Litchfield Park residents, welcoming new readers to join us online at YourValley.net.

We print five weekly newspapers, five monthly newspapers, a senior lifestyles magazine and a daily newspaper that serves the Phoenix market.

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In this issue, you’ll find Community, Business, Education and Entertainment news.

I also suggest you read about our “Charity Begins at Home” initiative.

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Happy perusing!

Charlene Bisson
Publisher
Apache Junction/Gold Canyon Independent

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