Lauri Vallieres, Asst. Principal of Saltar’s Pt. Elementary School (right, below), accepts a $200 check from Steilacoom Kiwanis Club’s Fred Crumley to provide tools and materials for the school’s annual play. This year’s production will be “We are Monsters” and will engage many of the children at the school.
TACOMA, Wash. – Chamber Luncheon, featuring WorkWell Awards is a Chamber awards program designed to recognize local employers who are committed to addressing workforce health issues. We celebrated the strides Pierce County businesses are taking to make health and wellness a priority in the workplace. Congratulations to this year’s award designees.
A portion of SR 509 would be named in honor of Philip Martin Lelli, longtime President of Tacoma Longshore Union 23 and former Port of Tacoma commissioner, as the result of Senate Joint Memorial 8019 sponsored by Sen. Steve Conway, D-South Tacoma.
The Washington State House of Representatives Friday approved State Attorney General Bob Ferguson’s agency-request bill to reduce youth access to vapor products, in a 59-36 vote.
All Pierce County Library locations will be closed on Feb. 15, Presidents Day. The library is always open at www.piercecountylibrary.org, featuring downloadable e-books, audiobooks, songs, movies and magazines and more.
Over the years Genevieve Schmidt and Etta Logan visited homes across Pierce County with a mission: help children breathe easier. Mujeres Latinas Apoyando La Communidad and the Puget Sound Asthma Coalition honored their work by giving each a lifetime achievement award Dec. 11, 2015 at the annual Clean Air for Kids Celebration at Mary Bridge […]
The next time you drive along Stevens St., take note of the work that’s underway at Cherrydale Park.
This 5k and 10k Fun Run and Walk is held on Saturday, March 5 on the Foothills Trail in Orting. The staging area is the Orting Eagles Lodge, 112 Bridge St, in Orting. This is a chip timed event. Pre-registration by Feb 21 is $20; after that date the fee is $30. Day of event […]
Lynnette Buffington, Vice President of Investor Outreach and Operations at the Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber of Commerce, was among the 29 chamber executives to graduate last Friday from Academy, a professional development program presented by the Western Association of Chamber Executives (W.A.C.E.).
Come to a galaxy far, far away for the City of Lakewood’s 14th Annual “STAR WARS” Father Daughter Dance! Let the force awaken on the dance floor! Enjoy tunes from Tatooine & treats from Admiral Ackbar’s snack bar.