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August / September 2018
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Cover Features

Leaving the World a Better Place

Yavapai College President Dr. Wills joins with staff and faculty to carry out a mission: enhance life for all students By Hilary Dartt • Photos by A Portrait Park by J As a longtime educator, Dr. Wills believes her final assignment—as President of Yavapai College—is a...

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The Discipline to be Incredible

Prescott’s Olympic mountain biker, Chloe Woodruff, attributes her success to diligence and patience—and the passion to share her sport with others By Hilary Dartt • Courtesy Photos Olympian and professional athlete, Chloe Woodruff travels the world on a regular basis;...

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Area Home

Modern & Timeless

Continuity, interesting details and thoughtful touches make this home a standout By Hilary Dartt • Photos by Lauren Schleifer From grand features like twenty-foot vaulted ceilings and spacious rooms to carefully-planned details like square glass doorknobs and vintage...

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Views for Miles

Chino Valley couple bought a property with views—and made it their own By Hilary Dartt Two and-a-half decades ago when Dede and John Erceg bought five acres on a hilltop in Chino Valley, they didn't buy it for the 70s-era farmhouse-style home or the abundance of...

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2018 Prescott Historic Home Tour

If you are one of the many who love Prescott because of the historic architecture that helps define its quaint hometown character, then you are not alone.

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Health Today

5 Myths About Your Baby and Eating.

Well-meaning grandparents… baby blogs … and moms with older children—they’re all ready to serve up ideas on when and how to introduce your baby to solid foods. Before taking any well-intentioned advice, read these five common myths about babies and their transition to...

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The Real Secret to a Long, Happy Life

Social integration plays an important role in keeping adults mentally, physically, and emotionally fit The secret to living a long, healthy, and happy life may come as a surprise. The number one predictor of how long someone will live isn’t physical activity or a...

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Jean Phillips: Building a Life and a Community

The year was 1948. Prescott – a town of about 6,000 – was getting on its post-war feet: building roads, opening schools and modernizing medical care. “When Mel and I arrived, the physicians were still pouring ether for anesthesia,” said Jean N. Phillips. “Mel...

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