While shoppers gear up for the biggest shopping weekend of the year, Better Business Bureau reminds consumers to not get overwhelmed with door buster sales. According to the National Retail Federation, shoppers plan to spend an average of $463 on family members this holiday season. And while enormous crowds are expected to hit the stores […]
The City of DuPont City Council will hold an executive session at 6:30PM on November 24, 2015 – City Hall, 1700 Civic Drive, DuPont, WA 98327 to discuss collective bargaining.
America’s Library of Congress, the world’s largest library, contains more than 160 million items on approximately 838 miles of bookshelves. The collections include more than 37 million books and other print materials, 3.5 million recordings, 14 million photographs, 5.5 million maps, 7.1 million pieces of sheet music and 69 million manuscripts.
Dorothy Wilhelm, a columnist for “The News Tribune” for 25 years, has collected her favorite columns into a new book, “Better Every Day.” She will be on hand at three Pierce County Libraries to read from her book, a humorous look at joyful living after 50.
Do you know why the Seahawks lost the Super Bowl XLIX? No, it wasn’t that questionable pass call. Actually, it was your fault. At least, that’s what Dorothy Wilhelm says in her new book, Better Every Day.
The City of DuPont’s Tree Board will meet November 19, 2015 – 6PM at City Hall, 1700 Civic Drive, DuPont, WA, 98327, to discuss Tree Care guidelines, planting methods for City Tree Nursery, nursery proposed sites, tree map books, and Tree City USA application.
Fred Crumley of the Steilacoom Kiwanis Club recently resented a check for $100 to Colin Fannin, Counselor at Saltar’s Point Elementary School for the purchase of a rain barrel to be used with the Saltar’s Point garden project.
DuPont Tourism Board will meet on November 18, 2015 – 9:30AM at City Hall, 1700 Civic Dr., DuPont, WA 98327, to discuss tracking mechanisms; and updates on the Heirloom Orchard, Historical Museum, events and banners, and Tourism website.
Students of the Anderson Island Elementary School thank members of the Steilacoom Kiwanis Club for their continued contribution of school supplies and funds. The Steilacoom Kiwanis Club supports the students, schoo;s and communities of Steilacoom, DuPont and Anderson Island. The upcoming Winefest on 22 January 2016 at Clover Park Technical College is the major fundraiser that supports these efforts.
You’re invited to join the Red Salmon Creek Restoration Planting in DuPont. Saturday, November 21st from 9:00am to 12:00pm.