• INDEPENDENCE & INTERNAL CONTROLS

    By Robert Stern

    I posted about the audit committee. You can read that post where I talked about internal controls. On Tuesday morning I met with Greg Swenson SCA Treasurer and Board Member and CFO Theresa Gaudet. It was a meeting dealing with payroll and budgets from 2021,2022 and 2023. It…[Read more]

  • HELP YOUR COMMUNITY
    READ THIS AND THEN FILE TO BE A BOARD CANDIDATE BEFORE FRIDAY THE 3RD @ 4 PM.
    By Forrest Quinn
    WE ARE NOT GETTING WHAT WE ARE PAYING FOR.
    SCA’s COO’s annual compensation package is about $315,000.  Yet, the COO has so little regard for residents she doesn’t even work an eight-hour day at SCA’s office (typically arriving…[Read more]

  • HELP YOUR COMMUNITY
    READ THIS AND THEN FILE TO BE A BOARD CANDIDATE BEFORE FRIDAY THE 3RD @ 4 PM
    By: Forrest Quinn
              WE ARE NOT GETTING WHAT WE ARE PAYING FOR.
     

    SCA’s COO’s annual compensation package is about $315,000.  Yet, the COO has so little regard for residents she doesn’t even work an eight-hour day at SCA’s office (typi…[Read more]

  • By: Dan Roberts

    Please forgive me if I sound like I’m blowing my own horn, but The Vegas Voice is reaching new heights beyond anything my PILL (partner in love &life) Rana and I ever imagined.

    This Publisher and “Any Content” editor are vey proud to announce that we have now reached that magic number1,000 subscribers to our YouTube…[Read more]

  • This is a copy that Sandy, all other board members and myself received from Sun City Summerlin.

    Explain to me why this meeting is believed to be so secretive and nefarious in nature.  I am happy to share the invite with you.  I know nothing more about this event than what is described in the email.  I am happy to share this with anyone, but I wo…[Read more]

  • Editorial
    The Vegas Voice has uncovered an upcoming secret meeting that went out only to boards and community managers of large HOA communities to meet each quarter to talk over similar concerns and solutions to them.
    In addition, these meetings will also present up-to-date legislation so the “group” will be able to be heard by the leg…[Read more]

  • Vegas Voice TV has a new podcast star

     

    I want to welcome all of you to “Welcome to My World”, a world of facts and fun, with perhaps some tidbits you might not be aware of, by peeking at a world that exists beyond your home and TV set, hosted by Dick Arendt.

    Unlike Seinfeld where the show was “all about nothing”, this will be “all about…[Read more]

  • By Robert Stern:

    I realize some don’t care about the rule of law nor do they care about homeowners’ rights, but for those that do please read on.

    The General Manager/COO and Board of Directors have violated very specific provisions of Board Policy from the Board of Directors Policy Manual. The disinformation, misinformation and dereliction…[Read more]

  • Demise of SCA-TV?

    By: Dan Roberts

    I’ve been told that there are some major issues regarding SCA-TV. Whether it will continue and/or how it would now “look” is of no concern to me.

    I was once a member of SCA-TV and while I greatly enjoyed volunteering with the other SCA residents, the never-ending rules & regulations were (in my opini…[Read more]

  • SCA ACCOUNTING INFORMATION, MISINFORMATION & DISINFORMATION

    By Robert Stern

    Who are you to believe? Who do you trust? Does it really matter?

    A great technique for disinformation and misinformation is to flood the reader with purely factual quotes from documents and then slip in the falsehoods. The trusting reader is then “had”. That…[Read more]

  • RESTAURANT COSTS:

    By Robert Stern

    Accounting 101 Based on the December 15 Board of Directors meeting packet, we are told to date that Restaurant Costs/Expenses were $235,416 including nearly $100,000 for the Clarkson law firm.

    The Board at the December meeting approved $806,630.24 Refurb/Preopening costs subject to contingencies and…[Read more]

  • Anthem Today wishes a SPEEDY RECOVERY  to SCA’s wonderful Mr. Fix-it, Forrest Fetherolf following his surgery…. So glad to hear you are  bouncing back.  Looking forward to seeing you and Erlinda dancing around very soon.

    Best wishes,

    Dan, Rana and all of your friends in SCA.

  • There is only 48 hours left to purchase tickets  for a fabulous New Years Eve event. Great entertainment, wonderful buffet dinner, and when the ball drops in NY city, a Champaign toast…. to wish everyone a HAPPY, HEALTHY, NEW YEAR…… and you head home at 9:30…..

     

  • THE RESTAURANT IS NOT THE ISSUE

    By Robert Stern

    The issue is financial responsibility. I could care less if there is a restaurant or not personally but I do understand those that truly want a restaurant whether it be for convenience, loneliness, or any other human need.

    The Community has been without a restaurant and the home values have…[Read more]

  • As the days go by, I am receiving more and more email and phone calls from families and friends that have experiences with health facilities and hospitals in the Las Vegas Valley. It appears that there is little to no over-site.

    However, this case is so beyond the pale, after a son, who, as the trustee in charge of his mother’s health care, h…[Read more]

  • Written by:

    Don Manning

     

    Thank you Don Manning for this informative watch alert

    BURGLARY ALERT Sun City Anthem has experienced four burglaries in the past four days! Please be alert and take the necessary precautions outlined below

    All occurred between 6-9 pm when folks were out for the evening. Be alert to whether someone may be…[Read more]

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    By Robert Stern

    AN OPEN INVITATION

    Today I listened to the BOD meeting and apparently Mr. Anderson and especially Mr. Perlstein, publicly took great exception to some of my comments and assertions. They quoted them.

    I stand behind what I have said. Mr. Perlstein thinks I come out from under a rock and…

    [Read more]

  • By Robert Stern

    2023 Reserve Study and WGH Business Plan

    Welcome to the weeds. The last Reserve Study in 2020 used an inflation factor of 2% which was a reasonable number based on the available information at the time. What should it be in the 2023 Reserve Study?

    The board is going to want to keep it as low as possible so that it…[Read more]

  • A Subscriber writes:

    My name is Jaye and I reside in SCA neighborhood within Anthem community. One of the biggest threats to senior citizens is their personal information posted on the internet from various data brokers in which a nefarious person can easily use to commit fraud or worse.

    By simply looking up a person’s name, one is informed…[Read more]

  • By Robert Stern

    Can You Fix Stupid? I am Going To Try!

    It is no secret that I have opposed the restaurant purely on financial grounds and our leaders with decision making authority want you to believe that they have thought this out and everything is under control.

    Early in my career I was a financial controller for Hamburger Hamlets out…[Read more]

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