TACOMA, WA — Time is running out! The Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) at Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber offers local students, grades six through 12, an opportunity to develop their own business concept with mentor support, gain investor funding, launch their company, and compete for scholarship dollars to further their education.
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).
TACOMA – The Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber will come together to celebrate local leadership and the Pierce County business community while reviewing the Chamber’s accomplishments at the 2016 Annual Meeting. We invite you to register and join us at Hotel Murano’s Bicentennial Pavilion on October 25, 2016, 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM: bit.ly/2016AnnualMtg /#TPCCAnnualMtg.
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.
Preliminary estimates from the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) show Washington’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell again to 5.6 percent in September with the state adding 20,000 jobs. Washington’s revised unemployment rate was 5.7 percent in August—after lingering for eight months at 5.8 percent.
TACOMA – State Farm plans to add approximately 200 additional new employees in Tacoma this fall. The company will once again host a career fair on Oct. 24, at Hotel Murano in downtown Tacoma.
Downtown On the Go and Pierce Transit are inviting the public to join Pierce County Auditor Julie Anderson for a Ride the Bus event Oct. 18. Ride the Bus events are designed to give community members an opportunity to hear from local leaders and ask them questions while riding and learning more about the local transit […]
While wearing glasses instead of contacts may shave a few minutes off your morning routine, it’s important to remember they’re not completely maintenance-free.
TACOMA – The best-priced dining promotion to benefit diners in the South Puget Sound area arrives for two weeks this month during Tacoma Restaurant Week. Over the two-week promotion, Sunday through Thursday only, diners can indulge in $28 three-course dinners at over 20 of the area’s best four-star restaurants, and/or even find deals at some […]
PUYALLUP – IRG Physical & Hand Therapy, the Northwest’s premier physical and hand therapy group announces an expansion into Pierce County with the opening of their newest clinic location, IRG Physical Therapy – Frederickson, conveniently located along 176th Street East in Puyallup.