Model-beautiful Giselle has come a long way. When the stray first arrived, she was a pistol, making her general annoyance clear to all who came near. With time, Giselle has developed into a mellow lass who goes weak in the knees for a cheek scratch. Not only has her sweet, non-demanding manner won the hearts of shelter staff and volunteers, but 6-year-old Giselle is also quite a looker. [Read more…]
Pierce County Library System will be closed Saturday, July 4, to observe Independence Day. While the physical buildings are closed, people may continue to access free services 24/7 from the online library including downloadable e-books, audiobooks, magazines, music, movies and TV shows and e-sources with resources such as Consumer Reports, Morningstar Investment Research Center, car repair manuals and more.
The Tacoma-Pierce County Volleyball Officials Board is in need of individuals who are interested in officiating middle school, junior high, senior high, college, and recreation department volleyball matches throughout Pierce County. A comprehensive training program, starting August 20th, is offered for all new officials and the opportunities to advance in the organization are extensive. [Read more…]
“With completion of the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay Golf Course earlier this month, Pierce County realized a huge part of what was hoped for when master site planning began on the huge Chambers Creek Properties in the mid-1990s.” Read the rest of The News Tribune editorial online.
The Pierce County Ferry will operate on its holiday schedule July 3 and 4.
The Pierce County Ferry will operate a one-boat service. Pierce County will extend the service day on July 3 and 4 by adding a triangle departing Steilacoom at 11 p.m. to accommodate travelers. Ketron Island passengers must make a reservation by calling (253) 588-1950 at least 20 minutes in advance. [Read more…]
LAKEWOOD – “A lawn service guy came running across our lane shouting that there was an eagle in the lane that couldn’t fly,” said Steilacoom Lake resident Mary Horn on Friday. Sure enough, a juvenile eagle had something binding its feet together and possibly part of its wing. [Read more…]
Meet our resident redhead, Willow! This spayed female has never met a person she didn’t like, and could really use a place to settle down and call her own. Willow’s also got long, long legs, and relishes time outside of her cage for stretching and exercising, keeping up her physique. [Read more…]
Lakewood, WA – Pierce Transit will operate service to the Emerald Queen Casino’s Taste of Tacoma, presented by BECU, Friday June 26 – Sunday June 28th, 2015 [Read more…]
- Council Meeting – June 30, 2015 at 6:30 PM at Town Hall
- Civil Service – July 2, 2015 at 2:00 PM at the Community Center.
- Planning Commission – June 22, 2015 at 6:30 PM at Town Hall.
- Preservation and Review Board – June 24, 2015 at 6:30 PM at Town Hall.