On Saturday, October 15, 2016, just as my wife and I stepped into our garage we lost our electricity. We were not surprised, as we stood in the dark because there had been ample notice that the tail end of Hurricane Matthew was likely to generate serious high winds in our area.
In keeping with the season, Tacoma Little Theatre presents, for the first time in the 98-year-old theater’s history, Bram Stoker’s gothic horror masterpiece “Dracula.” Stoker’s episodic novel, which is comprised of fictional letters, newspaper articles, telegrams, ship’s log and diary entries, and more, has been deftly transferred to the stage by playwright Steven Kietz.
Submitted by Mary La Tourelle The Steilacoom Garden Club sponsors their annual scarecrow contest during the month of October, encouraging residents to use their imagination in putting together scarecrow displays. This year’s winners in the residential category are Andy and Dawn Millard (1702 Rainier) and Kristin Haskins (1002 Rowell St.) Our business/organization winner is Fresh Picked […]
Customers can buy products on Google Express from dozens of stores, including Costco, Whole Foods, PetSmart, Target and Kohl’s. South Sound communities include: Tacoma, Olympia, Puyallup, Auburn, Federal Way and Lakewood. Read more: Google Express now available in Tacoma, Puyallup, Lakewood, as well as other cities | The News Tribune
TACOMA, WA – On November 17, more than 2,500 students from area high schools will descend upon the Washington State Fairgrounds in Puyallup to learn about career paths in construction, manufacturing, utilities, engineering, transportation and more – including aerospace.
October 27, 2016 “Use of Social Media to Enhance Membership of Organizations” – Dick Muri, Washington State Representative (Pamela – MC) The Lakewood United group meets at 7 AM every Thursday at Burs Restaurant, which is located at 6151 Steilacoom Boulevard SW in Lakewood. Upcoming topics are as follows:
Today, people are concerned with their roots. In fact, TIME Magazine said that Genealogy is the second most popular hobby in the United States and the second most visited category of websites. (The first is porn.) Puyallup Author Bonnie Bateman King certainly found it rewarding as she researched and wrote the Depression-era tale of her […]
Area train travelers have a few months yet to wait until Amtrak’s new station is completed. Located at Freighthouse Square, adjacent to the Sounder Station, it’s scheduled to be completed by 2017.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD – John Culver, China/Asia Pacific channel development and emerging brands Group President will be the key note speaker during a dinner reception for the semi-annual Senior Leader Development Training for senior leaders from the U.S. Army’s I Corps, headquartered at JBLM, Oct. 26 between 6 and 8 p.m.
How about that 3rd and final Presidential Debate? Yes, while it was mistakenly billed as the last presidential debate, there is a much larger 4th and final presidential debate coming up on November 8, 2016. Charlie Black of The Wall Street Journal reported that no matter who wins the presidency, a record-breaking number of Americans […]