Submitted by United Church in University Place Join us April 16th at 6:30am in the Curran Orchard for our annual Easter Sunrise Service where we will gather around a sacred fire, and lift our voices in praise that Jesus is Risen.
Submitted by United Church in University Place Join us on April 13th at 6:30pm, as our Lenten journey heightens in a journey to the waters of baptismal renewal in the dark of night. The earliest Christians saw Holy Week as a holy time for baptisms because this was when Christ died and was raised–just as […]
In University Place, no eastbound travel will be allowed on 27th Street between Bridgeport Way and Mildred/67th Street from 1 to 10 p.m. on Friday, April 14 for street construction and paving. The project is weather dependent; conditions may cause a delay or postponement.
An expanded off leash area including a separate area for small, shy and senior dogs is coming soon to Pierce County’s Chambers Creek Regional Park in University Place.
Submitted by Dance Theatre Northwest Congratulations to all of the Spring 2017 DTNW Jr Dance Ensemble Members (in order pictured): Ashlynn Steward, Annalise Mitchell, Hannah Priscoe, Dayna Hruby, Willow Marx, Gregory Peloquin, Phoebe Holland, Madeline Ewer, Ellice Bledsoe, Philandra Eargle, Haley Copeland, Oceana Thunder, Emma Young (also selected but not pictured Suza Haskins, Fancy Williamson). […]
Submitted by Dance Theatre Northwest The Joffrey Ballet recently conducted a master class in University Place at Dance Theatre Northwest for area dancers. In addition, auditions were held for the Joffrey ballet summer intensive programs.
West Pierce Fire & Rescue’s 2016 Annual Report is now available by visiting the WPFR website.
Twelve West Pierce Fire & Rescue personnel received invaluable training on the National Incident Management System this week in Emmitsburg, Maryland alongside community partners within Pierce County. This training would be used to manage complex, multi-jurisdictional disasters. While first responders use these expandable systems on a regular basis for emergencies, the opportunity to coordinate with […]
Submitted by Kathy Admire UP for Arts, dedicated to raising funds for the arts in University Place, sponsored a concert attended by over 100 on March 31st.
Ella Nixon, a student at Curtis Junior High School, served as a page this week in the Washington State House of Representatives. Sponsored by state Rep. Christine Kilduff (D-University Place), Ella is the daughter of Kathryn and Jamie Nixon of Fircrest.