The DuPont City Council will hold a Council Workshop on Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017 (7:00 P.M.) in the Council Chambers (1700 Civic Drive, DuPont). Access the agenda on the City’s website.
Caring for Kids is there for our kids and we are asking you to be there to support our major fundraiser. The Happy Hearts Dinner Auction will take place on Saturday, February 4 in the Sharon McGavick Center at Clover Park Technical College (4500 Steilacoom Blvd.) at 5:00 P.M. Tickets are $40.00. Please purchase tickets […]
Submitted by Brad Hilliard State Farm plans to add more than 200 new employees in Tacoma and over 50 new employees in DuPont in early 2017. The insurance company will host a career fair on January 11, at Hotel Murano in downtown Tacoma. “We’re seeking applicants for full and part-time positions in claims,” said Brad […]
For a single day, beginning as early as Jan. 3, 2017, truck drivers will have difficulty using southbound I-5 Exit 119 to reach DuPont-Steilacoom Road due to a partial lane closure on the off ramp. Work will occur between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. and last approximately one day. Truck drivers should use Exit 118 […]
Submitted by Laura Stewart Learning Is ForEver/LIFE is a non-profit educational organization affiliated with Pacific Lutheran University’s Office of Graduate Programs and Continuing Education. Following is a schedule of their Winter Quarter offerings:
Representative Christine Kilduff visited Chloe Clark Elementary and Pioneer Middle Schools, located in DuPont, to observe and discuss facility needs and school construction legislation. These schools are two of the six schools included in Steilacoom Historical School District No. 1.
Submitted by Tiffany Graves The DuPont Fire department received a grant from Georgia Pacific’s – “Bucket Brigade” for $5000 to assist in the purchase of “Bunker Gear”. This grant will assist in outfitting Volunteer Reserve members.
During 2016, members of the Lakewood First Lions Club and the Dupont Lions Club volunteered more than 760 hours to test 7,130 elementary and middle school students in 19 Clover Park and Steilacoom schools for sight and hearing issues at the request of school nurses.
It’s always a treat to go time traveling around the Lakewood/Steilacoom/DuPont region. Especially this time of year when local museums offer many opportunities to see how the holidays were celebrated back in the day.
Submitted by Jerry Dunlap In recent weeks, the Kiwanis Club of Clover Park has been able to provide financial support to several community organizations and activities. $5,000 was donated to the Caring for Kids air mattress and pillow program to provide these items for families in the Lakewood community. Funds for this program were generated […]