About Steve Woods

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Steve Woods has created 29 blog entries.

1976

2019-04-30T16:01:57-07:00

On Friday, March 26th, the Carefree Sundial was donated to the Town by the Kiwanis Club of Carefree. Two days prior to the deed transfer, [...]

19762019-04-30T16:01:57-07:00

1975

2019-04-30T15:41:40-07:00

Desert Hills United Presbyterian Church is dedicated by Reverend Douglas Vance on land donated by K.T. Palmer in 1964.

19752019-04-30T15:41:40-07:00

1974

2019-04-24T16:17:10-07:00

Canadian singer-songwriter Gordon Lightfoot pens the song "Carefree Highway", the second single released from his album, Sundown. In October, it peaks at #10 on the [...]

19742019-04-24T16:17:10-07:00

1971

2019-04-24T16:15:11-07:00

Henry VanderHorst Berry joined Carefree Development Corporation as President and CEO. During his two years tenure, he completed the purchase of 160 acres from the [...]

19712019-04-24T16:15:11-07:00

1970

2019-04-24T16:13:56-07:00

Gerry Jones designs the Slingman House, sited on three-and-one-half acres of boulders. He “bridged” the house over the boulders, creating the first bridge house in [...]

19702019-04-24T16:13:56-07:00

1969

2019-04-24T16:13:08-07:00

Tom Darlington, while having dinner with friends, collapses and dies in the Spanish Galleon and Cantina in Spanish Village.

19692019-04-24T16:13:08-07:00

1969

2019-04-25T13:43:15-07:00

Hugh Downs builds the first fly-in home at Skyranch Airport, designed by architect Gerry Jones.

19692019-04-25T13:43:15-07:00

1968

2019-04-24T16:00:49-07:00

Italian director Michelangelo Antonioni rents the home of Carl Hovgard, built into the side of Black Mountain, to shoot the MGM film Zabriskie Point. A [...]

19682019-04-24T16:00:49-07:00

1968

2019-04-24T15:52:50-07:00

Spanish Village, a commercial project in the downtown area, was built by K.T. Palmer and Rex Howard. While the building was under construction, Dr. Levy [...]

19682019-04-24T15:52:50-07:00

1968

2019-04-24T15:49:24-07:00

Arizona Film Commissioner Fred Graham builds Southwestern Studios. The 160-acre desert property featured three state-of-the-art soundstages, edit bays, a 35mm screening room, make-up and production [...]

19682019-04-24T15:49:24-07:00
Load More Posts