This week's editorial cartoon by Frank Shiers, Jr. shows Santa offering presents to a little boy but carefully dictating details of the gift.
Years ago my daughter and I learned first-hand the power in a simple Biblical command. “In everything give thanks, for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you. “ I Thessalonians 5:18
Margaret Widdemer often wrote in traditional poetic forms, and many of her poems explore the social issues of the early twentieth century.
"Montparnasse" was originally published in Hemingway's first published work, Three Stories and Ten Poems (1923).
This week's editorial cartoon by Frank Shiers, Jr. wishes a Happy Thanksgiving and thanks the readers and advertisers for their patronage.
This week's editorial cartoon by Frank Shiers, Jr. shows a member of the GOP preparing to eat a turkey dubbed, "Obamacare".
This week's editorial cartoon by Frank Shiers, Jr. depicts Washington's Economy threatened by Boeing's 777x.
The formally known Enumclaw Oktoberfest underwent a name change this year to go along with the many other evolutionary steps it has taken.
Kids will connect with one another—and with the book character, the Wimpy Kid—during free events at five Pierce County Libraries in November and December.
Step into your own joyful journey with Nia, and positively shape the way you feel, look, think and live. Nia classes include 55 minutes of movement to diverse music. Every Nia class has seven cycles beginning with a focus and intent.
This week's editorial cartoon by Frank Shiers, Jr. shows two trick-or-treaters dressed up as genetically modified foods.
On Friday, Nov. 1 Pierce County Parks and Recreation will host a Family Bingo Night at Meridian Habitat Center, 14422 Meridian E in South Hill.
Domino's Pizza and Kanye West fans have the chance to win concert tickets, courtesy of KUBE 93.3 FM.
Downton Abbey fans and history buffs will explore the complexities of the formal dinner table—Downton Abbey style—during free events at three Pierce County Libraries in October and November.
Halloween crafts, stories, traditions and more at Pierce County Libraries
During Pierce County Library System’s seventh annual library card drive – Oct. 1-31 get a free library card and enter to win a Kindle Fire HD.
See spins, jumps and beautiful choreography during the 2014 Northwest Pacific Regional U.S. Figure Skating Championships at Sprinker Recreation Center from Oct. 5-8.
Mental math and estimation are two topics that have been ignored or minimized in schools. If you graduated from high school before 1990, your math education was mostly computation and other processes (mathematicians call these algorithms). That left little time for other math topics. If you are still in school or graduated after 1990, your math education was expanded to include probability, statistics, geometry and problem solving. Even with the general use of calculators to speed up our learning of all the new material, mental math and estimation were again put on the back burner and left there.
The latest Consumer Price Index news release for the greater Seattle area is now available from BLS at http://www.bls.gov/ro9/cpiseat.pdf.
The American Art Company, 1126 Broadway Plaza,Tacoma, is hosting Plein Air Washington's tribute to Washington State Park's centennial year. Plein Air Washington is the state's largest association of outdoor artists and painters.