State and national flags and white stakes were once again placed on the lawn at Clover Park High School in Lakewood, representing the 9th year for the school’s “Arlington West” Memorial Day project. [Read more…]
Pierce County Library System will be closed May 25 to observe Memorial Day. While the library is closed, people may continue to access free services from the online library which offers downloadable e-books, audiobooks, songs, movies and magazines and e-sources with subscription magazines such as Consumer Reports, Morningstar Investment Research Center, car repair manuals and more.
The May 22, 2015 edition of the DuPont City Administrators Friday letter can now be downloaded.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-McCHORD – Joint Base Lewis-McChord will honor the memory of those who have made the ultimate sacrifice in the defense of the United States with a Memorial Day ceremony Monday, May 25, at 11:30 a.m. at the base cemetery, the Fort Lewis Cemetery. [Read more…]
“Steilacoom will soon have another restaurant. Expect a summer opening for De La Terre, from Blake Lord-Wittig and fiance Rajona Champatiray. The restaurant will open in the space vacated by La Creme Brulee.” Read the rest of Sue Kidd’s story at The News Tribune’s website.
Lakewood – On Memorial Day, Monday, May 25th, Pierce Transit will operate on a Sunday Schedule. Pierce Transit administrative offices and Tacoma Dome Station Bus Shop will be closed. Customer Service will be closed, however SHUTTLE phone service will be available 8am-5pm. For additional information call Pierce Transit Customer Service at 253-581-8000.
“A nonprofit [Rally Point 6] founded in the South Sound last year to help veterans and military families thrive after leaving the Armed Forces is about to get national reach through a partnership with the USO.” Read the rest of Adam Ashton’s story at The News Tribune website.
In celebration of Armed Forces Week, Comcast NBCUniversal announced this week that the company is committed to hiring 10,000 reservists, veterans and their spouses or domestic partners between 2015 and 2017. The new employees will work in a variety of positions across all levels of the organization, including network engineering, technology, operations, theme parks and resorts, programming, customer service, marketing, human resources, and other careers. [Read more…]
Add some color to your life with shorthaired rabbit Vincent. His ruby hued eyes will captivate, and he’s got a lively personality as well, exploring every nook and cranny during hop time. While the 7-month-old did lose half of his right ear after a tussle with his brother, he’s got no chip on his shoulder. If anything, the van Gogh look adds character, helping him stand out in the crowd. [Read more…]
As golf enthusiasts anticipate June’s U.S. Open at Chambers Bay, in University Place, Wash., many are looking to score a hole-in-one with sought-after tickets.
As an alternative to buying tickets directly from the sporting event organizer, some fans turn to ticket resellers. [Read more…]