The things you discover while on your way somewhere else if but only we take the time. The annual Cambridge–Oxford “side-by-side” rowing race between the two prestigious universities on the 4.2-mile course of the Thames River that flows through southern England was held on March 24, 1937.
June 29, 2017 “National Parks Family Challenger – To Visit All Waterfalls!” by Alan Billingsley, owner of Carr’s Restaurant (Steve – MC) The Lakewood United group meets at 7 AM every Thursday at Burs Restaurant, which is located at 6151 Steilacoom Boulevard SW in Lakewood. The upcoming topic is as follows:
TACOMA, Wash.– If lawmakers in Olympia fail to pass a budget by June 30, county residents would begin to see disruptions to essential public health services on July 1. Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department has contingency plans in case state funding ends because of a state government shutdown.
Submitted by Don Doman The commercial starts off with music by Tchaikovsky and three little ballerinas dressed in pink. It’s time for a break. They get out glasses and milk. They pour what milk they have into three glasses and sit down to enjoy Oreos and milk. But, oh my gosh, there’s a problem. The […]
Submitted by Mike Tarsia For those of you have seen and enjoyed the Halloween and Christmas display at 7826 Agate Dr SW in the Oakbrook community of Lakewood, will not want to miss the first annual 4th of July display! There are lights, music, flags, and a slide show playing at dark, usually from 9:00 […]
TACOMA – Contractor crews building high occupancy vehicle lanes in Tacoma are getting ready to enter a new phase of construction that will move traffic in all lanes of Interstate 5 near the Tacoma Dome into new configurations.
TACOMA, WA – For the first time, the Washington State Historical Society will offer a Summer Youth Docent Program for students entering grades 8-11 in fall 2017. Participants will enjoy the opportunity to explore the Washington State History Museum, learn how exhibits are crafted, fulfill community service hours, and gain valuable job skills. The Youth […]
The proposed resort at Chambers Bay Regional Park is one step closer to reality. With the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), Pierce County and Chambers Bay Development, LLC have agreed to the next phase in the effort to bring a hotel, clubhouse, spa, restaurant and other facilities to the home of the 2015 […]
Submitted by Lois Etienne, RN, CSA A new survey by Home Instead, Inc., franchisor of the Home Instead Senior Care® network, found that half of working female caregivers feel they have to choose between being a good employee and being a good daughter. In addition, a quarter (25%) of working daughters report they find a […]
Assistant Chief Hallie McCurdy was recently selected to serve a three-year term on the International Association of Fire Chief’s (IAFC) Emergency Management Committee. This committee is responsible for multiple tasks, such as developing and presenting educational programs to fire officers on emergency management topics and maintaining ongoing communications with national emergency management associations. Chief McCurdy oversees Emergency Management within […]