Firefighter cancer relief car wash
A fundraiser car wash to help a firefighter with cancer is being held on Saturday beginning at 8 a.m. behind 3 G’s Flowers, 200 E. Florence Blvd. Local firefighter paramedic Pete Benzing has been diagnosed with and received surgery for cancer. Now he is battling in court to have his cancer deemed job-related. To help support him, the fundraiser is accepting donations at the car wash event.
Casa Grande Urban Sketchers
CHANDLER — Casa Grande Urban Sketchers plan a road trip to the Eddie Basha Collection in Chandler on Tuesday, Aug. 20, in place of a sketch meeting. Car-pooling and final plans are being arranged. Those who are interested in seeing the collection with the Sketchers may contact Gloria Smith at 520-208-1028, by text or voicemail, by Saturday. There is no charge to see the Eddie Basha Collection, 22402 S. Basha Road in Chandler.