Desert Messenger

January 19, 2011

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J������ 19, 2011  LETTERS FROM PAGE 6 public employee, serving taxpayers, at taxpayer expense, you have no secrets. You are also, by law, non-political. If you don’t agree, it is time to move on. Why has no one asked, why, in October someone received a two week paycheck in the amount of over $5200.00, net pay after taxes? Why was such an amount not footnoted on the request for payment as to why it was so out of line with continuing operations? Why does the Town of Quartzsite Town Manager refuse to let the Mayor have the offi ce he is entitled to, by State law?? That is a FACT, not a rumor, or unfounded negative story. ARIZONA STATE law states: the mayor is the CEO of the town. The mayor is responsible for the fi nances of the town. So, why has no one asked the Town Manager why she thinks she can thumb her nose at state law?? Why are non-political employees being political?? Give us answers. What are they hiding?? To have good stories, one needs good information that is TRUE. Respectfully submitted Charlie Kukral ���.D�����M��������.��� QUARTZSITE CHILI COOK-OFF When the Quartzsite Business Chamber hosted their fi rst chili cook-off 7 years ago I don’t know if they realized how many people would look forward to the event. The Chamber has always done an amazing job and the cook-off was fun for young and old alike. When rumors started circulating that they might not host the event this year a couple of members of the Centennial Committee went to the chamber to see if we could put our heads together to fi nd a solution that would keep the tradition going. Unfortunately the Business Chamber decided this wasn’t something they could do this year but with their blessing the Centennial Committee has decided to host the Chili Cook-off. Cee and Tony Carnevale from the chamber met with Jerry and Michelle Lukkason to pass the torch and give us not only the information they had but also suggestions for changes that they felt might continue to improve this event . One of the biggest changes, following Tony’s suggestion, was that we  SEE LETTERS ON PAGE 16 GEM & MINERAL SHOW 45th Annual QIA Pow Wow WORLD-FAMOUS Jan. 19 - Jan. 23, 2011 FREE ADMISSION - FREE PARKING 300 DEALERS WITH QUALITY GEMS AND MINERALS FROM AROUND THE WORLD! Lapidary Equipment & Supplies, Demonstrations, Daily Field Trips, Silver, Gold, Turquoise Jewelry, Findings, Opals, Rough Rock and Slabs, Wire Wrap Supplies, Spheres, Cabachons, Beads, and MUCH MORE! Gem & Mineral Club fi eld trips! 54 SHOWCASES OF BEAUTIFUL GEMS, MINERALS AND JEWELRY 3 Cafeteria-Style Meals Served Each Day!! QUARTZSITE IMPROVEMENT ASSOCIATION 235 E. Ironwood Dr., P.O. Box 881, Quartzsite, AZ 85346 928-927-6325 E-mail: B-10 Ironwood QIA N I-10 Freeway P��� 7 Featured Property REDUCED BIG TIME! Was $105,000 Now $66,000 556 Connor Lane “We Serve YOUR Needs!” Do you know about Q Mountain Subdivisions aka Q Mountain Vista south of Interstate 10? Located just under newly refurbished “Q” Mountain, all property is deeded. At present we have an outstanding selection of mobile homes and park model mobiles, some furnished, some with extra buildings and are fenced. In addition there are vacant proper- ties with all utilities ready for mobile home, park models, or RV’s. You’ll fi nd some of the best prices in town! Some the properties have low down payments with excellent owner fi nancing. Please call 928-927-5519 for more information and a price kit of our properties available in Q Mountain Vista Subdivision and elsewhere in Quartzsite. 2 bedroom 10x32 Patio Large fenced corner property. Small mort- gage can be assumed by qualifi ed buyer. 586 Byrd Lane $55,000 14x56 Mobile Home Pride of ownership shows on this fenced corner property with upgraded, immacu- late Park model mobile home plus large covered patio and utility building with washer. 595 Desert Drive $64,700 Don’t Miss this Beauty Nicely Landscaped Brick Front fence looking across desert. With or without mobile 775 Emerald $57,000 Private Mobile Home Property with low down payment for this RV or Park Model Home property facing BLM land. One full hook-up. 2 storage build- ings included.826 Cienega $45,500 Excellent Owner Financing Park model home with open fl oor plan, 18x36 covered patio and parking. Fenced property, Trees, Storage building 608 Bonanza $55,800 Super Buy Pride of ownership shows in the property having a 12x24 building and 10x12 build- ing with washer hook-up 2 big patios, 16x40 Kool Kover for RV. Extra large fenced property. Super Nice. 671 Bonanza was $61,500. NOW $56,500 Low Down Payment with Owner Financing Furnished 2 bedroom mobile home hav- ing large covered patios, a cute guest cottage with patio, RV hookup, lots of storage Well decorated property 786 Comanche $99,400 Move Right In 928-927-5519 ALL PROPERTIES ARE DEEDED LOTS In addition to this really nice furnished Park Model Mobile with 30x20 covered patio, there is a custom built 20x24 rec- reation room completely fi nished inside with bath, laundry, AC, loads of storage All on extra large fenced, corner lot. Hwy. 95 Mesquite SOLD!!!

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