Individual bags of SoundGRO® fertilizer will no longer be sold directly from the Chambers Creek Regional Wastewater Treatment Plant in University Place, effective March 15. Bags will continue to be available at a number of distributors across Pierce County.
“Comprehensive smoke-free policies reduce youth smoking prevalence, initiation and uptake.”
When this past February 18th the Lakewood City Council voted 4-3 not to make its 12 parks tobacco-free, the reasons councilmembers proffered for objecting to the ban that had been unanimously proposed by the Lakewood Parks Advisory Board ranged from ‘not government’s job,’ to questioning how enforcement could be effective, to basically not liking to be told what to do and where not to do it.
When you drive through Steilacoom’s Tunnel of Trees do you have the feeling that “someone is watching you”? It’s true, there is something keeping a lookout from his house under the trees…a tiny, blue-hatted gnome who keeps his eye on motorists and pedestrians as they meander through his forest home.
This gnome hopes that no one takes him home… one gnome already has been taken
Please allow this GNOME to remain in his home. Thanks.
TACOMA, WASH. — In a numerological coincidence, the 14th installment of the South Sound Technology Conference will take place on March 14, 2014, at William W. Philip Hall on the University of Washington Tacoma campus. The conference is produced by UW Tacoma’s Institute of Technology and is the largest such gathering south of Seattle.
Due to overwhelming response, additional sessions of the “Writing Your Will: Tips Everyone Needs to Know” workshop have been added. Registration for the original workshop on Saturday, Jan. 25 is now closed. [Read more...]
Construction on a project to replace a sewer main along Brookdale Road in Parkland will resume on March 11. Work is expected to be complete in 2016.
Tickets for Tacoma City Ballet’s third annual Storybook Ballet Theatre Fairy Tale Tea Party & Traditional Performance are on sale now. Tickets for the Storybook Ballet Fairy Tale Tea Party & Performance on Saturday, May 10th are $15- $20. Tickets for Storybook Ballet Traditional Performances on May 17th and 18th are $5.
Mountain View Funeral Home:
- Frederick G. Bjorkman
- Richard Dean
- Diana Dines
- Dennis Robert Green
- Michael “Papama” Hernandez
- James Joyner
- Kathleen L. Perry
- Ursula Simons
- Leai Sivauea
- Mary Wallace
New Tacoma Cemeteries and Funeral Home:
Edwards Memorial Funeral Home:
Chamber’s Bay is closing at the end of March. Don’t panic. Chamber’s Bay Realty is closing, that is; not the golf course.
After 35 years of selling homes in the South Sound area, Realtor Carole Tinsley is looking forward to retirement.