Naomi Hoff was in need of a new start after she was laid off at The Boeing Company for the second time in 10 years.
PUYALLUP – Travelers on northbound State Route 167 in Puyallup are now driving across a new, wider Puyallup River Bridge (Meridian). [Read more…]
My favorite sister, Margaret Mary Morgan, just retired. Not only has she always been my favorite sister, she is my only sister.
I should mention my sister grew up sleeping in a twin bed, which for many years left us wondering where her twin sister was. [Read more…]
A single-alarm fire Sunday morning destroyed the Happy Teriyaki #4 restaurant in Lakewood, West Pierce Fire & Rescue Battalion Chief Hallie McCurdy said.” Read the rest of Kenny Via’s story at The News Tribune website.
Almost everyone knows that The Beatles are one of the most acclaimed bands in rock and roll history because their music has the hypnotic qualities that made teenage girls scream and artists today and yesterday cite them as one of their influences. [Read more…]
OLYMPIA – Drivers who use the State Route 16 Tacoma Narrows Bridge are reminded that toll rates will increase next week. New toll rates for the Tacoma Narrows Bridge take effect 12:01 a.m. Wednesday, July 1. [Read more…]
The June 2015 Community Connections from the Steilacoom Historical School District is online.
By Paul Pastor, Pierce County Sheriff
In describing the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department and the quality of its people, I sometimes use the phrase “smarts and heart.” These two characteristics describe people with intelligence, skill and know-how combined with dedication, a strong sense of responsibility and compassion. [Read more…]
As the Tacoma Concert Band gears up for its third European tour, these talented musicians are making a stop in Puyallup for a performance at Pierce College on Wednesday, July 8 at 7:30 p.m. The performance will be the first the group has made in Puyallup in recent years, and guests will hear a preview of the songs the band will perform throughout Spain later in the month. [Read more…]