Windermere Professional Partners Announces the Launch of

UNIVERSITY PLACE –  Windermere Professional Partners Property Management (WPPPM) proudly announces the launch of  Since the USGA announced Chambers Bay as the site of the 2015 US Open Golf Championship, the University Place community has been buzzing about opportunities available for homeowners near the course to make their houses available for rent to visitors, media, sponsors, and perhaps even players.  Until now, a uniform, consistent source of options and information did not exist. changes that. [Read more...]

Caring for Kids Needs Your Help

Caring for Kids, an all-volunteer community organization, is preparing for their annual back to school events for kids on free and reduced lunch. The sites in August are Lochburn Middle School the 9th which is the main event. Special area events are Springbrook Park the 12th for the Springbrook area and Tillicum Community Center the 14th for the Woodbrook/Tillicum area. Last year we helped 3,626 in need with a backpack, school supplies and hygiene products. In addition at Lochburn families have access to good used clothing, immunizations, haircuts, sports physicals, face painting, and lunch. We only serve Lakewood, JBLM, Steilacoom and University Place. If you would like to volunteer at any of these events or make a donation please contact Diane at or 253-279-9777.

West Pierce Fire & Rescue Hires Six Firefighters


UNIVERSITY PLACE – For the first time in the brief history of West Pierce Fire & Rescue we have hired six firefighters to replace some of those who have retired over the past several years.  This number is very small when compared to the number of people we have lost over the past three years, but is a very strong sign the economy has improved and we have stabilized as an organization.

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