At Monday’s City Council meeting Lakewood Police Chief Mike Zaro presented the department’s year-end report from 2016. Included are statistics on hiring – Lakewood Police added 10 officers, one animal control officer and an evidence custodian, as well as data on the various crimes Lakewood police officers respond to.
LAKEWOOD, WASH.— Clover Park High School seniors Carlos Alvarez, Sina Pritchard and Jasmin Rodriguez have been awarded full-tuition college scholarships by the Act Six program.
March 23, 2017 “Lakewood Public Safety” – Lieutenant Jeff Alwine, Lakewood Police Department Professional Standards Section (Kris– MC) The Lakewood United group meets at 7 AM every Thursday at Burs Restaurant, which is located at 6151 Steilacoom Boulevard SW in Lakewood. Upcoming topics are as follows:
Kimberly Butler, an eighth-grade student at Pioneer Middle School in DuPont, recently spent a week at the Capitol working as a page for the Washington State Senate. Kimberly was one of 19 students who served as Senate pages for the tenth week of the 2017 legislative session.
Submitted by Howard Lee UP Cares, a University Place 501c3 nonprofit, announced that Dance Theatre Northwest and the 4th Annual 2017 Teddy Bear Picnic were each awarded substantial donations to support their efforts in promoting the arts by producing free civic events.
Pierce County is seeking seven volunteer members to serve on the Veterans Advisory Board. Eligible candidates must be a veteran. Ideal candidates shall be members of a nationally recognized veterans’ service organization.
Submitted by Centerforce On Friday, May 5, 2017 Centerforce will kick off a capital and equipment funding campaign at its Just Like You Dinner & Auction with the goal of raising $20,000 as a launch to a $75,000 Capital and Equipment Funding Campaign.
Submitted by Learning Is ForEver From the end of WWI to the beginning of The Great Depression, African American artists, writers, musicians, philosophers, and just plain folk flocked to Harlem. Sharon Russell will give a multimedia presentation on the quest for racial equality through the development of their distinctive artistic voices, circa 1920- 1930.
Tacoma Community College students experiencing homelessness, or at risk of homelessness, are invited to apply for housing assistance during the three-day application.
Submitted by Linda Nguyen TACOMA, WA – Not every student can say they’ve built a house by the time they graduate, but students at Rogers High School in Puyallup, the Pierce County Skills Center and Bates Technical College will. On Monday, March 27, students in career and technical education programs across the state will gather […]