Pierce County Library System closed Memorial Day, May 25

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.

Comcast commits to 10,000 Military hires over three years

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…]

Vincent is Pet of the Week


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…]