TACOMA – Learn from peers at P2PU—Peer 2 Peer University—an online and in-person series of courses, at Pierce County Library System this spring. Through P2PU’s Learning Circles of peer-led study groups, adults will learn online and in-person with trained facilitators from the University of Washington Information School.
Submitted by Sarah Bruemmer National Wildlife Federation and Tahoma Audubon Society are offering a specialized 24-hour training to teach you how help others to create and restore wildlife habitat in backyards, schoolyards, and other private and public areas. This program is engaging, fun and highly informative and you get to meet and interact with local […]
Submitted by Patty Mannie, Campaign Manager Local business leader and commercial real estate specialist Jim Jensen is proud to announce his candidacy for Port of Tacoma, Commissioner.
Rep. Dick Muri’s bill supporting to the growing mead production industry, was signed into law Friday, April 14 by the governor. The measure provides for the legal definition of mead and prevents it from being classified as wine. This product definition will help producers work with regulators and encourage growth in the industry.
TACOMA, WA – The National Association of Legal Secretaries (NALS) of Pierce County presented two awards to the Pierce County Prosecutor’s Office. The first was the award for Outstanding Community Service, 2017.
Pierce County CASA is launching a campaign to recruit 253 new CASAs. “CASA 253” will feature an online presence in social media, speakers, flyers posted around town and it coincides with the programs “Pinwheels for Prevention” campaign where displays of pinwheels are planted all around the County during April which is National Child Abuse Prevention […]
Submitted by CHI Franciscan Health CHI Franciscan Health, a premier health care provider in the Pacific Northwest, is pleased to announce that St. Joseph Medical Center has been awarded the 2016 Mission: Lifeline® NSTEMI Early Adopter Quality Achievement Award.
South Sound 911 and the Tacoma Fire Department successfully launched a new computer-aided dispatch (CAD) system today, officially uniting public safety agencies countywide. When the two agencies implemented the new Hexagon Safety & Infrastructure CAD system for Tacoma Fire Communications at 9 a.m., all local police and fire agencies were united on a single dispatch […]
Pierce County Library System will be closed Sunday, April 16, Easter. The library is always open at www.piercecountylibrary.org, featuring downloadable e-books, audiobooks, songs, movies and magazines as well as other services and resources.
Pierce County’s Aging and Disability Resource Center is presenting “Oh My Gosh – Now What?” a free six-part series of discussions for families and individuals that focuses on the initial journey of memory loss through Alzheimer’s and other dementias.