DuPont Residents Receive Reduced Green Fees at The Home Course

DUPONT – The Home Course, a picturesque golf course that has been the site of numerous championships, is offering a preferred green fee rate for the residents of DuPont, a premier golf course community in south Puget Sound. The preferred rate will be an additional 10 percent off the discount already given to Washington State Golf Association members.

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Parks Appreciation Day volunteers not deterred by spring weather

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Saturday, April 26, is Parks Appreciation Day in Pierce County and it should be a typical spring day in wet Western Washington. Nevertheless, the county’s Parks and Recreation Department knows that lots of volunteers will brave the elements and turn out to help beautify their communities from 9 a.m. to noon.

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Letter: The Paperclip House

Fathers Day, 2012

I’ve a house-shaped paperclip holder on my desk. Turn it upside down and shake it and those funny bent wires that hold things together don’t quite escape the chimney at the top since there’s a magnet there that keeps them intact and close at hand.

On this 22nd day of April, the Swedish – my heritage – word for paper clip is “gem” a most appropriate description of my wife whose birthday is today.

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