Clover Park Technical College Esthetic Sciences instructor Jennifer Whipple’s has been selected as the college’s 2017 National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) Excellence Award recipient. Whipple was nominated by her peers and selected by a faculty-composed selection committee for her commitment and leadership to students, education and the college.
Learn how to research your family roots with the Ulster Historical Foundation, an Irish non-profit genealogical agency. This free genealogy workshop, sponsored by Friends of Lakewood and South Hill Pierce County Libraries, is scheduled from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., March 5, at the Pierce County Library System Administrative Center and Library, 3005 112th St. […]
This week was a big week for the Springbrook Park expansion project in the city’s Springbrook neighborhood. Rising from the mud pit that once held the old playground equipment is a new play structure designed with children of all ages and abilities in mind. The Seahawks inspired blue and green equipment spans the play area […]
The Memories of Memories talk by Greg Tanbara that is scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 27 at 2 pm will be moved to the Steilacoom Town Hall at Lafayette and Main Streets as a larger crowd is expected than can be accommodated at the Steilacoom Museum. This venue is just down the street from the Museum.
On January 20, 2017, President Donald Trump was sworn in as our 45th president. In so many words President Trump spoke of stopping evil on the first day of his presidency. I did not like hearing these unrealistic words because we all know that while Trump can start taking action to stop evil on his […]
Train testing resumes this weekend (Feb. 25-26) from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. This time the trains will travel the full 79 miles per hour. Previously they were running at 50 mph. Drivers are reminded to use caution and make sure they never stop on the tracks. During testing last week there was at least […]
The Lakewood City Council will hold a Study Session on Monday, Feb. 27, 2017 (7:00 P.M.) in the City of Lakewood’s Council Chambers (6000 Main Street SW, Lakewood, WA 98499.) Access the agenda on the City’s website.
After a year-long search and selection process, the Pierce County Auditor’s Office has purchased a new election system. The purchase of the Clear Ballot system is Pierce County’s first major investment in a new tabulation system in over 20 years. The purchase was fully funded with a restricted election replacement account authorized by the Pierce […]
Okike Geneba has joined the Lakewood office of Weichert, Realtors. Located at 10524 Bridgeport Way SW, the Lakewood office is an independently owned and operated affiliate of Weichert Real Estate Affiliates, Inc. For more information, please contact Jerry Filoteo at 253-444-4059.
Lakewood’s Deputy Mayor Jason Whalen “asked Council to think about responding appropriately to some of the Suburban Times articles versus not responding.” While there is nothing further in the minutes of the February 13 Study Session (p.30) as to what Whalen was referring to, assuming he had in mind the 64 articles that have been […]