Pierce County has a desperate need for foster families. Each night there are children sitting in the Tacoma office waiting for placement. On Monday there were eight children, on Tuesday six children ranging from age 2-14 years still without a place to rest their head at 10 pm. [Read more…]
Anderson Island Historical Society’s annual Salmon Bake is scheduled for July 4th from 12 noon to 3pm. This event is a family favorite and draws an average of 800 guests to the historic Johnson Farm on the island. Menu is either Salmon, or ribs with corn, coleslaw, beans and bread, or if that isn’t what you want, you could also get a hot dog meal! There is music, a quilt show and a large silent auction. Proceeds are used for maintenance for the farm, the gem of the island. Tickets are available at the event, $15 regular meal, $12 reduced portion or $5 for the hot dog meal.
Steve Schenk announced he is running for Steilacoom School Board Director Position number 4. “The August 4th primary election will be my first and I am very excited,” he commented. [Read more…]
Lakewood’s Clover Park Rotary leadership will transition from President Sheri Hodson to President Elect Joyce Loveday on June 24, 2015 at the installation banquet held in Tacoma Country Club. [Read more…]
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I
…took the road less traveled by, and that
Has made all the difference…
Now that the USGA Open has finished—congrats to Jordan Spieth and all those who braved the links at Chambers Bay in mid-June—folks may be looking something equally exciting to do during the next few weeks. [Read more…]
By Toni Aulerich
The 28th District Republican Club is having their annual picnic on Saturday, June 27, at Titlow Park beginning 12 noon. State Senator Steve O’Ban and Representative Dick Muri as their guest speakers as well as other candidates and local city officials from DuPont, University Place, Lakewood, Steilacoom and Tacoma. Pierce County Sheriff will be giving short presentations about what is going on in their cities and the county. To RSVP and/or further information please call club President, Ron Suslick, at (253) 312-1315. Hoping to see you there.
Two pitchers combined to throw a no-hitter for Lakewood Bombers in a 6-1 victory in six innings over Jr Lancers on Thursday at Clover Park’s Varsity Field. [Read more…]
The Steilacoom Historical Education Foundation (SHEF) awarded scholarships to 22 graduating seniors from Steilacoom High School June 2. [Read more…]
Pierce County will offer an additional weekday run departing Steilacoom at 4:45 a.m. June 15-19 to support commuters during the U.S. Open Championship. [Read more…]
If you haven’t gotten your fill of golf yet this year, fans of the Game on the Green are invited to Anderson Island for the “First Annual Charity Golf Tournament.” Tucci & Sons is the Title Sponsor. [Read more…]