Many doctors are prescribing Tai Chi for their older patients as it is helpful in many ways including improved balance, preventing falls, even heightening immune system. If your doctor has suggested Tai Chi but you don’t know how to get started, you have your chance at the Washington State Fair Home Arts Department on September […]
Hundreds of local residents are joining forces to fight lung cancer, united in the belief that surviving lung cancer should be the expectation, not the exception. These everyday superheroes will be meeting at the Puget Sound Free to Breathe 5K Run/Walk and 1-Mile Walk presented by the Korum for Kids Foundation on Saturday, September 17 […]
Long-term care is commonly associated with age, however younger adults are finding themselves in need of services following accidents, unexpected illnesses or chronic conditions. One-third of residents in long-term care facilities are under age 65 and many more receive these services in their own home.
If you are an active retiree, interested in life long learning, have you considered Learning Is ForEver’s Fall Quarter offerings?
Guests of the Washington State Fair can save on gas and parking, avoid the traffic, and enjoy the biggest party in the state by bus or commuter rail again this year. Pierce Transit and Sound Transit will operate special service during the Fair to provide guests with an easy option for getting to the Fair. […]
Lakewood’s Original House of Donuts opened in 1959 in Lakewood. Last year, it expanded to downtown Tacoma, and now the bakery has branched out again and added a third location. This one is a smaller version of its other bakeries, but will serve the same doughnuts and drip coffee. Read more: Original House of Donuts […]
TACOMA – Drivers who use State Route 512 between Puyallup and Lakewood can anticipate short delays during night hours between Tuesday, Aug. 30, and Friday, Sept. 2, while utility crews replace transmission lines across the highway near Canyon Road. The crews need approximately three to six rolling slowdowns to complete their work. Due to the […]
My name is Asha, I’m a 17-year-old student living in Tacoma and have been enjoying the Washington State Fair for several years now. This fair is right around the corner, and I plan to take my family. However, I have grown increasingly aware of the exploitation of animals in “sports” such as mutton busting, which […]
For a lot of kids, shopping for the coming school year is a lot of fun all by itself. South Hill Mall is hoping to make it even more exciting with visits from some familiar faces from popular TV shows.
Gem Heights Drive East will be resurfaced between Silver Creek Avenue East and Meridian Avenue East from Aug. 22-26. The road will remain open, although it will be reduced to one lane with alternating traffic. Motorists should expect 15-minute delays from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. The work may be postponed if it rains.