Submitted by Diane Formoso Last chance to buy tickets to the Caring for Kids Dinner Auction. Remember all the money goes directly to help kids in need in our community. At the end of October there were 9,525 kids on free and reduced in Clover Park School District alone.
With apologies to American actor and dramatist John Howard Payne (1823), and Englishman Sir Henry Bishop (melody composition):
For anyone who is a longtime espresso hound like me, the death of Starbucks 3rd Place was a serious lifestyle tragedy. If you yearn for that old Starbucks’ 3rd place friendly feeling and atmosphere, the privately owned Forza located at 4828 Suite D, Bridgeport Way W in University Place is where you want to be. […]
Following an opinion piece that was published here in The Suburban Times January 17, Tacoma News Tribune’s Melissa Santos, January 18, writes that Lakewood is in affect ground zero targeted by State Rep. David Sawyer, D-Parkland for “ignoring the will of the voters,” given city leader’s fence-sitting on marijuana.
The Lakewood City Council will hold a Study Session followed by a Special Meeting on Monday, Jan. 23, 2017 (7:00 P.M.) in the City of Lakewood’s Council Chambers (6000 Main Street SW, Lakewood, WA 98499.) Access the agenda on the City’s website. The purpose of the Special Meeting is to consider Motion 2017-05, confirming the […]
LakewoodGrace, a new ministry of The Little Church on the Prairie, will hold its third monthly service this Sun., Jan. 22, 4:44 p.m. at Harrison Preparatory School in Lakewood. The service will be held in the general gathering area at the school located on the corner of Lakewood Dr. and Steilacoom Blvd. For more information, […]
Submitted by Oakbrook Golf Club Enjoy a weekend of food, fun, football and now golf! Sign up for our Super Saturday Scramble (Saturday, February 4 | 9 a.m. Shotgun | 1:30 p.m. Feast) and let the weekend festivities start early. Registration will start at 7:30 a.m. in the bar with breakfast sandwiches and a morning […]
A state lawmaker wants to penalize local governments that haven’t enacted specific bans on marijuana businesses, but that still block state-licensed marijuana shops from opening because the drug remains illegal under federal law. State Rep. David Sawyer, D-Parkland, says cities like Lakewood should respect the will of Washington voters, who approved legalizing recreational marijuana in […]
If you live in the greater Tacoma area and like to eat crab (chicken is an alternate meal choice), dance to a fabulous rock band, splurge on fabulous desserts, then plan on attending the Lakewood First Lions Club’s fourth annual Crab Feed at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 11, at the Clover Park Technical College’s […]
Submitted by Lakewood Historical Society On Tuesday, Jan. 24 at 7 pm, the Lakewood Historical Society will have a program on Pierce College commemorating its 50th, at St Mary’s Episcopal Church, 10630 Gravelly Lake Drive SW. In 50 years the college went from the “grocery store” campus to become an institution recognized as Washington State’s […]