Submitted by Lakewood Rotary Lakewood Rotary named Kelbie Pogoncheff Student of the Month for January. According to her principal, Lakes High School junior Kelbie Pogoncheff (pronounced kel-bee P-oh-gone-cheff) has one of the biggest hearts of any student at Lakes High School. She is described as empathetic, passionate and hard working.
Ben Meikle, a student at Steilacoom High School, traveled to Olympia to serve as a page in the state House of Representatives the first week of the 2017 legislative session, Jan. 9-13. He was sponsored by Rep. Dick Muri, R-Steilacoom. “Its been great, having lunch with Rep. Muri and seeing him as a person just like you […]
Tuesday, Roger Millar, secretary of the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT), announced the appointment of Amy Scarton as assistant secretary for the Washington State Ferries Division.
Lakewood’s Tom McClellan snapped this photo of a brave pair playing ice hockey in the middle of Lake Louise. Fear not… it’ll be warming up (and raining) soon enough. UPDATE: The two skaters called The Suburban Times asking if we’d add a little more information to the photo caption. Sure… Alex Sviridovich (right) and Slater Strickland are […]
Submitted by Alexander Sokoll Over 100,000 Washingtonians are living with Alzheimer’s disease with more than 300,000 caregivers providing their care. The Alzheimer’s Association, Washington State Chapter and Alzheimer’s advocates from across the state will visit representatives in Olympia again in 2017 to discuss the importance of continued support for those facing the disease. Governor Jay […]
Kim Sandusky was hired by Clover Park School District in 1999 at Tillicum Elementary School, where she taught first and second grade until 2014, when she became the school’s reading intervention teacher. At the January 6, 2017 meeting of the Rotary Club of Lakewood, Sandusky was named Educator of the Month for the Clover Park […]
Longtime The Suburban Times contributor and local historian Nancy Covert passed away suddenly this week.
Philanthropist Nancy LeMay will be honored as the Association of Washington Generals’ Washingtonian of the Year in an Olympia ceremony tomorrow. Lt. Governor Brad Owen will present the honor, which is bestowed annually by the AWG to “someone who has demonstrated leadership, selflessness, generosity and compassion in their service to others.” Read more: Nancy LeMay […]
The Lakewood Historical Society proudly hosted a special “Puget Sound Honor Flight” program at it’s 2016 annual meeting held November 22 at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Lakewood. The program was presented by Jim and Renee Peavey, founders of the local Puget Sound Honor Flight hub back in 2013.
LAKEWOOD – CK Financial Services is proud to announce that for the 6th year in a row, Christopher Kimball has earned the FIVE STAR Wealth Manager Award from FIVE STAR Professionals for overall client satisfaction. Five Star Professional partnered with Seattle magazine to find wealth managers who satisfy 10 objective eligibility and evaluation criteria that are associated […]