TACOMA – From 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, drivers on State Route 509 between Interstate 705 and Taylor Way in Tacoma may encounter daytime single-lane closures in both directions. The single-lane closures will allow crews to take advantage of favorable weather to install permanent lane markings following a summer paving project. Drivers may […]
St. Joseph Medical Center, a part of CHI Franciscan Health, and nine affiliated surgeons recently earned recognition as a Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology™ (COEMIG™) by the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL), the leading association of minimally invasive gynecologic surgeons, and the Surgical Review Corporation (SRC).
Get ready for a spooktacular evening at the Oakbrook Golf Club Halloween Party on October 29 from 7-11pm! Guests of all ages will enjoy festive delights including a costume contest, light hors d’oeuvres, dancing, and a professional photo booth. A cash bar will also be available.
“The Adventures of Alex: Creepy Tree,” about a young boy testing the consequences of his actions, is a fun book with a lesson. Author Lewis A. Howard will talk about his book and his writing process at 2 p.m. on Oct. 22 at University Place Pierce County Library, 3609 Market Place W., Suite 100, University […]
Smoochable Featured Pet Stimpie has a huge heart yearning for just the right person(s) to envelope her in his/her arms. The petite brown tabby is five-years-young and has the sweetest little meow and the tiniest button nose you’ve ever seen. She’ll converse with you, and make deep soulful eye contact as she’s opening up. So […]
Beginning as early as Friday, Oct. 21 Sound Transit’s contractor Stacy Witbeck anticipate on completing civil improvements near the intersection of Barksdale Avenue and Wilmington Drive/DuPont-Steilacoom Road, as part of the Point Defiance Bypass Project.
Year after year of planning, strategy and excellence helped Tacoma Water win a Platinum Award for Utility Excellence from the Association of Metropolitan Water Agencies (AMWA). AMWA, which includes the largest publicly owned drinking water systems in the country, recognized Tacoma and nine other utilities with a platinum award this year.
Submitted by Mary Dodsworth, Director After years of planning the City of Lakewood is ready to get started on the Waughop Lake Trail Project at Fort Steilacoom Park. Beginning October 24, 2016 all access to the Waughop Lake Trail will be closed. It’s important for everyone to respect this closure for their personal safety and to allow the […]
October 20, 2016 “Update on Sound Transit Ballot Measure” – Ric Ilgenfritz, Executive Director of Planning, Environment and Project Development of Sound Transit; Mary Moss, Sound Transit Board Member (Kris – MC) The Lakewood United group meets at 7 AM every Thursday at Burs Restaurant, which is located at 6151 Steilacoom Boulevard SW in Lakewood. […]
LAKEWOOD – Contractor crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation will install signs on Interstate 5 in Lakewood during overnight hours onOct. 19-20. Drivers can expect to encounter multiple-lane closures in both directions of I-5. Wednesday, Oct. 19 Drivers can expect single, double and triple-lane closures on northbound I-5 near Gravelly Lake Drive […]