Author Courtney Campbell from Gig Harbor, Washington, is also a singer/songwriter, musician, storyteller, and the writer of many screenplays for a TV show she had. She has been writing songs and stories for 35 years. Her first book was last April. She is a member of the Writers Cooperative of the Pacific Northwest. When Courtney […]
Yesterday was a difficult day in the most difficult time of the year. Yesterday I stood in front of a world-gone-brilliantly-white beautifully decorated Christmas Tree, one of 26 on display at the Mary Bridge Children’s Festival of Trees. And as I stood there, I was still trying to hide my emotions. Moments before the song […]
The Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County is partnering with BISSELL Pet Foundation, a national animal welfare organization dedicated to ending pet homelessness, for its Empty the Shelters – Holiday Hope adoption promotion. From December 1 – 10, the shelter will be offering reduced adoption fees sponsored by BISSELL Pet Foundation: $50 for dogs, […]
We have a few holiday-theme public-facing events happening this month at the University of Puget Sound. All events are open to the public. Dec. 2 and 3 WinterFest I: A Celebration of Winter in Music and Poetry | 7:30 p.m. | Kilworth Memorial Chapel Dec. 3 Christmas At Kilworth | 7 p.m. | Kilworth Memorial Chapel Dec. […]
After months of public outreach and research, the Washington State Department of Transportation has finalized the 2023 Safety Rest Area Strategic Plan – the first of its kind in about a decade and a half. This plan addresses the evolving needs and challenges for sustaining 47 state-owned safety rest areas that currently support 24 million annual users. The plan […]
New Tacoma Cemeteries and Funeral Home: James Mallette Vadheim. Mountain View Funeral Home: Richard Bethard; Allen Dean Bracy; Jon Federici; Joel William Frey; Linda J. Gowin; Linda Jean Gowin; Dennis Leroy Hamermaster; David Lee Jones; Klara Betti Keen; Brian Joseph Paulin; Patricia Ann Thomas; Hoai Quang Tran. Gaffney Funeral Home: Mary Ann Coble; Peggy Schibig-Moultine; […]
Joint Base Lewis-McChord will conduct day and nighttime demolitions and mortar training from Dec. 1 at 12 a.m. to Dec. 4 at 11:59 p.m. Public queries or comments about noise may be directed to JBLM Public Affairs.
Submitted by JOHN ULLIS. Vivace Choir performs on Anderson Island at Johnson Farm December 2 at 5 pm.
Moms and dads with their little ones are lined up for pictures with Santa. Smiling arm-in-arm couples watch their children hop about on snowflakes which twirl about on the floor, their images projected from high in the rafters. Exquisitely decorated, soon to be auctioned, Christmas trees line the pavilion where husbands and wives consider their […]