Richard Sterba, Elizabeth Rizzo marry in Gold Canyon ceremony

Richard Sterba of Gold Canyon married Elizabeth Rizzo of Hawaii in a private ceremony in Gold Canyon in June. The minister was Anne Levan, chaplain for the Apache Junction Mounted Rangers. Mr. Sterba was the captain of the Apache Junction Mounted Rangers for seven years, according to a release. The happy couple met at Aly […]

Roger Matas elected captain of Apache Junction Mounted Rangers

Roger Matas, who served as internal affairs officer and also took on the role as acting captain, was elected captain Dec. 7 for the Apache Junction Mounted Rangers. He “was elected by the AJ Mounted Rangers to be captain because he handled the job with ease. Roger is a valuable asset to the AJ Mounted […]

AJ Mounted Rangers donate $1,000 to Community Alliance Against Family Abuse

The Apache Junction Mounted Rangers on Nov. 13 donated $1,000 to Community Alliance Against Family Abuse. From left are Apache Junction Mounted Rangers Irene White, Joan Felkner and Mike Hellberg; CAAFA Executive Director Ray Villa; and AJMR Acting Capt. Roger Matas. The Apache Junction Mounted Rangers is a volunteer peace-keeping organization that supports children and youth […]

Weekend festival honored veterans

The 9th Annual Festival of the Superstitions last weekend featured a variety of events over two days, including a Veterans Tribute on Sunday, Nov. 11. The weekend also included a car show and parade. Car show proceeds benefited the Apache Junction Community Veterans Center, according to the event’s website. Village Inn conducted a pie eating […]