In the forest, amid old trees and wet dead leaves, a shrine. Men on the wet leaves kneeling.
Neel Parikh and Jo Cruz, representatives of the Pierce County Library System (PCLS), visited the White House May 8. First lady Michelle Obama presented them with the National Medal for Museum and Library Service.
My love is in a light attire Among the apple trees,
This week's editorial cartoon shows a democrat and republican trying to explain the concept of a special session to a student.
Local golfers are preparing to test their skills against the top amateurs in the region at the 48th annual Puget Sound Amateur, to be held May 18-19 at Lake Spanaway Golf Course and Chambers Bay.
At its May meeting Pierce County Library System’s Board of Trustees will hear about the Library’s National Medal award and Innovations Initiative proposals.
Christina Rossetti's best-known work, Goblin Market and Other Poems, was published in 1862. The collection established Rossetti as a significant voice in Victorian poetry. She died in 1894.
Talented teenage artists and writers demonstrated their creative skills through original poetry, short story, drawing and photography in Pierce County Library System’s Teen Writing & Art Contest – Our Own Expressions.
ManeStage Theatre Company continues its sixth season Saturday, opening a three-weekend run of "A Little Princess." The show is a musical adaptation of the 1905 children's novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett, and boasts a 55-member cast and crew.
WHAT: The public and media are invited to a free lunchtime chamber music performance in Benaroya Hall’s Samuel & Althea Stroum Grand Lobby at 12:45 p.m Wednesday, May 15.
Anne Bradstreet was born in Northamptonshire, England in 1612, but emigrated to Ipswich, Massachusetts at the age of 18 with her husband and parents.
This week's editorial cartoon shows a basketball player, representing Seattle, trying to take the Kings from Sacramento.
Sumner High School's production of "Fiddler on the Roof" begins Thursday, May 2, and plays three more showings through Saturday, May 4.
This week's editorial cartoon depicts two snails, one a democrat and one a republican, discussing the end of the legislative session.
The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will replace old culverts and fix worn roads in the Blanchard Forest Block in Skagit County beginning May 6 through, approximately, July 1.
Previous experience is required for this 8 week class, which is held at Pierce County’s Meridian Habitat Park & Center.
Alfred Kreymborg was born in New York City on December 10, 1883. In addition to writing his own work, he was instrumental in introducing the world to the Imagist movement through his journal The Glebe. He died in 1966.
Vachel Lindsay was born in Springfield, Illinois on November 10, 1879. He was known as the Prairie Troubadour because he integrated music into his poems and performed them theatrically. He died in 1931.