After a speaking engagement in Lakewood recently, I met Marlene Bostic and her Mother, Wilma Rosenow, a real American Treasure. Probably I should mention that Wilma Rosenow is 106 years old. That’s not a typo. She’s looking forward to her 107th birthday on July 25.
TACOMA – Harmon Brewing Company is launching a new line of craft-brewed coffee drinks to the Tacoma area. Hop Coffee™ is a fusion of the Northwest’s twin favorites: coffee and craft beer. Melina Eshinski, a professional chef, was hired to handle the special alchemy between coffee and beer.
The flavored syrups are reductions of four of the Harmon’s signature craft beers: [Read more...]
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. – 2d Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment will conduct an official retirement ceremony in honor of Medal of Honor recipient Master Sergeant Leroy A. Petry Wednesday, July 23 at 2 p.m. here. [Read more...]
Clover Park School District’s Board of Directors announced their meeting schedule for the 2014-15 school year. All meetings, unless indicated differently, are held in Room 4 of the Student Services Center, 10903 Gravelly Lake Dr. SW, in Lakewood.
Attention Fort Steilacoom Park users: Do you want to hear about the future of the pathway around Waughop Lake?
LAKEWOOD –When Sharon Coward enrolled in classes at the Puyallup campus nine years ago, her parents didn’t plan to begin a long-time relationship with the college. It happened, though.
Sharon, 25, is the first of all six children in Allen and Nadia Coward’s family to graduate from Pierce College. Her youngest brother and sister, Jesse and Christina, walked in this year’s commencement ceremony and both plan to complete their required classes this fall.
On Saturday, June 28, Dave Coleman was installed as the 59th President of Lakewood Rotary. Nearly 100 Rotarians, spouses and guests attended the dinner at the Tacoma Country and Golf Club. Also installed at the event were President-elect Chris Kimball, Secretary Greg Rediske, and Directors Jay Mayer, Rod Ladd, Mo Sarram, Kim Prentice, and Bill Price. Other officers for the 2014-15 year include Treasurer Bill Potter, and board member Mary Moss. [Read more...]
The Steilacoom Summer Concert Series is scheduled for Pioneer Park (1700 Commercial Street) for Wednesday evenings (6:30 pm) through August 27. Following is the schedule:
TACOMA – With ballots arriving in mailboxes countywide on Saturday, Jeanette Lineberry announced endorsements from local leaders and civic organizations.