– Retired Navy Captain Denny Sapp (R) and Gilbert discuss other affordable housing projects in the works for veterans. – The Veteran residents at the Tacoma Rescue Mission. The Vets take pride in the way they maintain the sleeping rooms they share. By Joan Brown Despite job fairs and other support, many Puget Sound military […]
It takes a lot of candles to celebrate the 107th birthday of Ruth Hofto! Hear her old-age wisdom as the University Place Senior Center celebrates her big day.
TACOMA, Wash. – Carson Lyness ’16 and Angelica Spearwoman ’17 have been named national Watson Fellows, earning them a year of world travel to seek answers to ambitious “big questions” they have posed for themselves.
Four West Pierce Fire & Rescue personnel were recognized and received accolades by Chief Jim Sharp at tonight’s Board of Fire Commissioners meeting for their heroic actions, all while off-duty. First, Captain Garret Smith received a merit award for his assistance to a Tacoma police officer who was struggling with a man.
Another World War II patriot and hero has left us. Dan (Dominador) Figuracion, F Troop, 26th United States Cavalry (Philippine Scouts), passed away in Lakewood, April 3, 2017 at the age of 97. During the early, dark days of World War II, Dan Figuracion was a skilled cavalry soldier fighting on the Bataan Peninsula with […]
An expanded off leash area including a separate area for small, shy and senior dogs is coming soon to Pierce County’s Chambers Creek Regional Park in University Place.
Submitted by JayRay Ads & PR JayRay is rounding out its destination marketing expertise with the addition of Ryan Millard, who joins the creative and strategic services agency from Oki Golf.
Schramm Marketing has added Karen Chang Barr as an outside sales representative and customer service specialist to broaden the firm’s portfolio and provide an increased level of support for current clients.
Maria Gonzalez, a student at Charles Wright Academy, traveled to Olympia to serve as a page in the state House of Representatives the 12th week of the 2017 legislative session, March 27-31. She was sponsored by Rep. Dick Muri, R-Steilacoom.
TACOMA – Pat Jenkins and Daren Jones will come on board as new Board of Trustee members for Pierce County Library System in April 2017.