Pierce County Parks and Recreation will host the annual Junk in Your Trunk community event on Saturday, June 20. [Read more…]
By Tom Hansen
The McChord Field AFA Chapter is proud to announce that their chapter teacher of the year is Eric Garrett. Eric teaches Mathematics, Calculus & AP Calculus for grades 9-12, at Steilacoom High School in the Steilacoom Historical School District. [Read more…]
By Scott Thompson
Come play golf and join in the fun of raising money to benefit St. Clare Hospital’s surgery department by being a part of their annual golf tournament on Monday August 3. The tournament, now in its 12th year, will be held at the Tacoma Country Club. Registration begins at 10:30 a.m. with the shotgun start at 12:30 p.m. To register your foursome or to become a corporate sponsor call the Franciscan Foundation at 253-428-8411. [Read more…]
LAKEWOOD – Amanda Mackey, a nurse at St. Clare Hospital, part of CHI Franciscan Health, has been named the 2015 Pierce County Nurse of the Year by the Pierce County Nurses Association. Mackey has been with St. Clare Hospital for 10 years and currently works in the hospital’s Orthopedic Medical Surgery Unit. She teaches St. Clare’s pre-operative Joint Replacement class and was recognized for her positive attitude, compassion, caring, leadership and willingness to mentor other nurses. [Read more…]
In and out of the persona of American composer and big band leader Edward Kennedy “Duke” Ellington, actor and playwright Cedric Liqueur brings to life the story of this celebrated jazz musician through vintage vinyl records and a slide show. [Read more…]
By Noah Tchobanoff
I am very proud to announce that our Central Pierce Fire and Rescue team took first place in the Rec Division Saturday May 16 in this years BLEVE Soccer Tournament by going undefeated in four games. The Seattle Soccer BLEVE is a Firefighter and Law Enforcement charity soccer tournament benefitting Treehouse. [Read more…]
Pacific Lutheran University welcomed new Vice President of Finance & Administration Allan Belton to campus last week. [Read more…]
- Financial stress can cause health problems, strained relationships and loss of productivity on the job. You’ll come away from this class with ways to manage the difficulties of financial stress.
- Wednesday, May 13, 7 p.m.
Imagine treasure hunting at scores of garage sales without driving all day. Pierce County Parks and Recreation kicks off its seventh season by hosting six Junk in Your Trunk Community Garage Sales on: [Read more…]