I observed a group of people forming up at the Lakewood Towne Center across from Five Guys Burgers and Fries. They were putting on look-a-like green protester shirts, dragging out protester banners, waiving protester stake signs while warming up their protester voices in preparation for yelling at the innocent public passing by their location. Pushing […]
Anderson Island’s Historical Society is “fortunate to have volunteers who turn out in any weather—from sweltering summer to recent freezing rains,” says Lucy Stephenson, AIHS’s spokesperson.
University Place – The Brain Energy Support Team (BEST), a local nonprofit organization who provides innovative leadership, support, advocacy, educational and socialization opportunities for people with brain injury and their families, is pleased to announce a new campaign to help support real-life superheroes. Beginning November 30, 2015 and running for five, consecutive days, the community […]
Due to stagnant weather conditions and rising air pollution, the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency is issuing a Stage 1 burn ban for Greater Pierce County effective at 1 PM, November 26.
Do your local shopping soon. The Steilacoom Museum Holiday Store will be over on Sunday, December 6. Open only on weekends, Saturdays from 10-3 and Sundays from 12-4, it is worth a visit for the person hunting a unique gift. The store is located at 1801 Rainier Street in Steilacoom, at the corner of Rainier […]
The combined choirs of Pierce College Puyallup and Fort Steilacoom are holding a special concert on Dec. 4, featuring Seattle-based Northwest Sinfonietta. The concert will be conducted by Pierce College’s Dr. Ken Owen, and will feature selections from Handel’s Messiah, along with other holiday favorites.
Over 300 lighted holiday displays will illuminate the grounds of Spanaway Park in Pierce County beginning Nov. 26 and running through Jan. 1, 2016. It’s the 21st annual Fantasy Lights drive-through display put on by Pierce County’s Parks and Recreation Services department.
Shop for holiday and gift-quality used books in the Civic Center atrium on Saturday, Nov. 28, 11a.m.-3 p.m. at the University Place library (3609 Market Place W., Suite 100).
Bartell Drugs is once again partnering with the Salvation Army to provide holiday gifts for children in need by collecting new, unwrapped toys during its 12th annual Salvation Army “Toy ‘N Joy” drive, now through December 13.
West Pierce Fire & Rescue has received multiple reports of a male and female going door-to-door in the Lakewood area claiming to offer home fire inspections. West Pierce Fire & Rescue does not go door-to-door for such inspections and wants the public to know these individuals are not affiliated with the fire department in any way.