Yesterday and Today
by Bret McKeand

Greenway Shopping Center

2021-04-12T16:39:56-07:00October 24th, 2020|

Lucky's Supermarket ~ one of the original tenants.A view with Walgreens on the left and Lucky's to the right.Greenway Shopping CenterAs the Del Webb Development Company expanded Sun City during the 1960s and ‘70s, everything [...]

Hiway House

2021-04-12T16:39:57-07:00October 7th, 2020|

The original Hiway House Restaurant on the southeast corner of 107 th and Grand avenues as it appeared in the 1960s. The buildings that once were the Hiway House Restaurant and Hotel were torn [...]

Grand Shopping Center

2021-04-12T16:39:57-07:00September 25th, 2020|

Sun City’s first shopping center and home to the community’s first grocery store.Another view of the shopping center showing Safeway, which opened the day before the first Sun City home was sold.Grand Shopping CenterWhen Sun [...]

Mountain View

2021-04-12T16:39:57-07:00September 15th, 2020|

Mountain View Rec reation Center under construction in early 1967. Not much has changed at Mountain View over the years, with the exception of the addition of tennis courts located south of the entrance [...]


2021-04-12T16:39:57-07:00September 14th, 2020|

In a photo from 1966, a Safeway employee eagerly assists customers with their groceries while fellow Sun City shoppers happily go about their business. Today, a thrift store occupies the space where Safeway once [...]

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