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A sister-city to the famous Sun City retirement community, Sun City West was opened in 1978 and is today one of the most successful active-adult communities in the world.

The Sun City West Independent has been the community’s hometown newspaper from the very start and is home-delivered each week to 15,000 residences. Offering comprehensive coverage of the community’s news, people, recreation and entertainment activities, the Sun City West Independent continues to be the “Best Read Paper” in Sun City West!


17220 N. Boswell Blvd., Suite 101
Sun City, AZ 85373


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Print edition

Delivered weekly, Wednesday mornings; free circulation; home driveway delivery. Visit our online subscription center for more information.


Our free e-newspaper is a digital replica of the print edition. Read the latest edition.


Classified Advertising: FREE online classifieds. No limit on the number of ads. Up to 400 words and four photos free. Many options to upgrade your ad or publish in print. You can submit your ad online or send email to our classified team for more information.

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The Sun City West Independent’s online archive contains staff-written and other selected articles from 2008 to the present. Searches are free. You may purchase individual articles for $2.95 or select a package for multiple articles