Pierce County has a desperate need for foster families. Each night there are children sitting in the Tacoma office waiting for placement. On Monday there were eight children, on Tuesday six children ranging from age 2-14 years still without a place to rest their head at 10 pm. [Read more…]
Cover the basics of the software that allows you to organize finances, create invoices, track sales, trim expenses, view key financial reports and be ready at tax time. Class instructor Pam Giles, of Liquid Assets Accounting, has 25 years of accounting experience with small and large businesses. Registration required. Register online at piercecountylibrary.org/calendar [Read more…]
Pierce County Parks and Recreation will host free live music concerts at Meridian Habitat Park in Puyallup on Friday nights in July. [Read more…]
PUYALLUP – Travelers on northbound State Route 167 in Puyallup are now driving across a new, wider Puyallup River Bridge (Meridian). [Read more…]
A project to restore salmon habitat on Fennel Creek where it joins the Puyallup River will begin July 1 and continue through the end of August. Truck traffic along McCutcheon Road between 96th Street East and 128th Street East may increase during the work. [Read more…]
PUYALLUP – Drivers who use the northbound State Route 167 Puyallup River Bridge (Meridian) are encouraged to plan ahead for delays.
From 7 p.m. Thursday, June 25 to 5:30 a.m. Friday, June 26, drivers will encounter alternating right and left lane closures on the northbound SR 167 Puyallup River Bridge. Over the weekend, motorists can expect a full closure of the northbound bridge.
PUYALLUP – Construction crews are putting the finishing touches on the new State Route 167 Puyallup River Bridge (Meridian Bridge). Shortly before the new span opens to drivers, the Washington State Department of Transportation will host a ceremonial ribbon cutting at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 25.
The US Fish and Wildlife Service has announced that chimpanzees held in the US in captivity will now have the same endangered status and protection as those in the wild. With that new in mind, Becci Crowe shares her recent experiences in the Congo helping to save them. [Read more…]
Entertainment melds with astronomy in a unique convergence of film and discussion hosted by The Grand Cinema on Monday, June 22nd at 6:45 p.m. [Read more…]