Submitted by Darcy Nelson, The Grand Cinema The Grand Cinema invites the community to celebrate our 20th anniversary as Pierce County’s only nonprofit art house cinema Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Festivities will occur throughout the day culminating with an evening reception.
Northwest Spay and Neuter Center, Washington State’s largest spay and neuter clinic, will spay and neuter an additional 2,000 free roaming and feral cats this year. These efforts will take place thanks to an $80,000 grant from PetSmart Charities, the leading funder of animal welfare in North America. The grant is awarded to organizations to […]
TACOMA, Wash. – Residents of Pierce County and across the state have been able to breathe easy because of the smoking in public places law enacted more than 10 years ago. In 2016, people got another layer of protection when lawmakers passed a similar law for vaping. Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department wants to help business […]
The Lakewood City Council will hold a Regular Council Meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 21, 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.
All Pierce County Library locations will be closed on Feb. 20, Presidents Day. The library is always open at www.piercecountylibrary.org, featuring downloadable e-books, audiobooks, songs, movies and magazines as well as other services and resources.
Pierce Transit local buses and SHUTTLES will operate on a Weekday schedule for Presidents’ Day, February 20, 2017. Pierce Transit’s administrative offices will be closed in observance of the Presidents’ Day holiday. For riders who need assistance, the Tacoma Dome Station Bus Shop will be open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., and bus phone […]
On Thursday U.S. Representative Denny Heck (WA-10) urged President Donald Trump to nominate board members to the Export-Import Bank of the United States. Since 2015, the Export-Import Bank has been unable to approve transactions larger than $10 million, impacting large American manufacturers with extensive supply chains.
PARKLAND – Drivers wishing to access the State Route 7/Pacific Avenue on-ramp to eastbound State Route 512 will need to use an alternative route during the overnight hours of Saturday, Feb. 18.
TACOMA– Drivers wishing to access the eastbound and westbound 38th Street on-ramps to northbound State Route 7 will need to use an alternative route during the daytime hours this weekend. From 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18 and Sunday, Feb. 19, the 38th Street ramps to northbound SR 7 will close. During the […]
Submitted by Sen. Steve O’Ban’s Office A bill prompted by last year’s early-release scandal at the state Department of Corrections cleared the Senate Law and Justice Committee Thursday.