New Tacoma Cemeteries and Funeral Home: Graysen McCabe Irby.
“The election is months away, but DuPont already knows who will be its next mayor starting in 2016. City Councilman Michael Courts is running unopposed to succeed Mayor Michael Grayum, who is not seeking re-election.” Read the rest of Adam Ashton’s story at The News Tribune website.
It is the mission of West Pierce Fire & Rescue, in partnership with the Lakewood and University Place communities, to provide excellent fire protection, prevention, education and emergency services. [Read more…]
“Steilacoom will soon have another restaurant. Expect a summer opening for De La Terre, from Blake Lord-Wittig and fiance Rajona Champatiray. The restaurant will open in the space vacated by La Creme Brulee.” Read the rest of Sue Kidd’s story at The News Tribune’s website.
“JayRay, a Tacoma-based communications company, was recently recognized by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts’ Communicator Awards.” Read the rest of the story at the Business Examiner website.
“A nonprofit [Rally Point 6] founded in the South Sound last year to help veterans and military families thrive after leaving the Armed Forces is about to get national reach through a partnership with the USO.” Read the rest of Adam Ashton’s story at The News Tribune website.
“Not even their descendants know exactly how the Bair family ended up in Steilacoom, other than that pharmacist W.L. Bair left Michigan in 1887, married Hattie Godfrey in Salinas, Kansas, then headed west without her.” Read the rest of Larry Larue’s story on The News Tribune website.
Author – David Anderson
As we continue to await word from the results of the interview of Lakewood Police Department (LPD) officials with two of their officers who have been placed on administrative leave following the shooting death of Daniel Covarrubias this last Tuesday, April 21 – specifically as to whether or not the father of seven was armed at the time he was shot – should the public be holding its fire or is it legitimate to ask why the LPD did not withhold theirs? [Read more…]
“Two Lakewood police officers fatally shot a man Tuesday after a confrontation at a lumberyard.” Read the rest of Adam Lynn’s story at The News Tribune website.
“Kids at Oakwood Elementary School in Lakewood start each day with promises — and a song.” Read the rest of Debbie Cafazzo’s story in The News Tribune.