LAKEWOOD, WASH.–Evergreen Elementary students and staff started 2017 in a brand new school on their first day back at school after winter break on Tuesday, Jan. 3.
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 […]
This year’s Caring for Kids Holiday Fair helped 683 families in need. We had 165+ volunteers to help us set-up on Friday night and assemble the baskets for the families on Saturday. Along with their gift basket, each family received a ham and potatoes. Our work did not end on Saturday as we continued to […]
Submitted by Chas. Ames We no more than curbed ebola, then Zika came on a tourist visa. Jolly Old England voted to Brexit, then took the walk of shame the next day. Boy… we would never do something THAT stupid.
Submitted by Chas. Ames …seen around town…
Submitted by Laurie Lawhon If you like the sights and sounds of Christmas and the holidays, and you’re going to be in Lakewood, you’ll want to check out 7826 Agate Drive SW by December 31st. The house boasts lots of Christmas decor and plenty of characters, and this year Santa’s doing his best to climb […]
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. – For the first time in its 24-year history, Wreaths Across America, in a partnership with the Mary Ball Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution in Tacoma, has selected the Camp Lewis Cemetery on JBLM to receive wreaths during the National Wreaths Across America Day recognition ceremony beginning at […]
Submitted by Savannah Kimball, Marketplace Director, Better Business Bureau Northwest Better Business Bureau serving the Northwest has compiled a list (and checked it twice) to see who has been naughty and not necessarily nice. The BBB’s Naughty List highlights the most complained about industries from 2016. You will not be surprised by many of these but […]
On November 4th 2016, America’s Credit Union (ACU), held its 16th Annual Turkey Shoot Golf Tournament at Eagles Pride Golf Course. Many local businesses and over 100 golfers, including guest soldiers, participated to help raise $36,000.00 for Santa’s Castle, The Food Basket Program and The Madigan Foundation on JBLM.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. – Several thousand Police, Fire and Emergency Response vehicles are expected to gather at JBLM McChord Field Friday morning in preparation for a memorial procession from JBLM to the Tacoma Dome in honor of Tacoma Police Officer Reginald “Jake” Gutierrez.