Life

Flu activity elevated in Washington | MultiCare Health System

It’s not too late to get your flu shot.

  • Jan 22, 2019

Protect your family from measles | Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department

It’s the neighborly thing to do.

  • Jan 21, 2019

‘Talk to Me’ draws from real life

The view from above was stunning. The cliché says that people look like ants when you’re looking down from a ledge, and they do. Trees… Continue reading

Pierce County libraries poised to help with job search

Most sessions aren’t on the Plateau, but the Buckley library is hosting a course on how to apply for jobs and prepare your resume Thursday, March 28.

  • Jan 15, 2019

Free class touts benefits of mushrooms

There will be two classes: one in Enumclaw, and another in Sumner.

Learning to adult at your local library | Pierce County Library System

In these four-part workshops for 16-24 year olds, you can learn how to prepare yourself for life as an adult.

  • Jan 11, 2019

Forest bathing using the five senses | SoHaPP

Also,come to the Enumclaw library Wednesday, Jan. 9 at 6:30 pm for a discussion on “The Book of Joy” by Desmond Tutu in preparation for the forest bathing event.

  • Jan 9, 2019

You’ll want to hang tight when reading ‘The New Iberia Blues’

Your hand is deep in a bucket of crunchy goodness. Without popcorn, a movie is just a bunch of flickering lights, a series of stills… Continue reading

A dietitian’s thoughts on the ‘keto’ diet | MultiCare

What is it, and is it healthy?

  • Jan 7, 2019

Mr. Yuck poster contest ends this month

Students in kindergarten through 6th grade are able to participate in the statewide contest.

  • Jan 7, 2019

This book is loaded with both controversy and solutions

First shift begins in early morning. You hit work then, and run all day for that weekly paycheck. Second shift starts the minute you pick… Continue reading

Learn about favorite writers in ‘A Sidecar Named Desire’

The holiday season started with a cup of cheer. Then there was a sip of wassail, some mistletoe and wine, and rummy-tum-tum along the way.… Continue reading

Cherish your social connections | Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department

“Loneliness is a growing health epidemic.”

  • Dec 21, 2018

You don’t have to like it, but you will

You don’t have to like it. That’s the way it is with parental decisions. You may not agree with Mom and Dad and you can… Continue reading

January has two free State Park days | Washington State Parks

The first is New Years Day, and the second is Jan. 21 to honor Martin Luthor King Jr.

  • Dec 19, 2018

It’s now easier than ever to get rid of unused medications | Public Health Insider

Don’t keep you old prescriptions around; find how you can safely get rid of them.

  • Dec 17, 2018

Local band brings holiday tunes this weekend

The Gateway Community Band is performing Dec. 16 and Dec. 17 at Enumclaw High.

Prepare to dive into the inner workings of a library

The possibilities seem endless. Row upon row of books awaits you, each representing a fact to learn, a crime to solve, a future to visit,… Continue reading

Living life deliberately | SoHaPP

Bonney Lake resident Sue Z. Hart will be doing some laughter therapy Dec. 8th at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. at the Enumclaw library.

  • Dec 7, 2018

Santa to ride through Buckley

Find out when Saint Nick will be arriving in your neighborhood next week.