Life

Madoff tale shows high finance risks

“Catastrophe: The Story of Bernard L. Madoff, The Man Who Swindled the World” by Deborah and Gerald Strober, c. 2009, Phoenix Books, $14.95, 256 pages, includes document reproductions.

  • Apr 7, 2009

Glass is on display at City Hall

Artist Jeff Savage will present his blown glass artwork at Enumclaw’s City Hall Gallery through May 5.

  • Apr 7, 2009

Music students score well

Fifty-eight piano students in Enumclaw took a written music theory test March 19, 20 and 21 in conjunction with the annual adjudications of the Enumclaw Music Teachers Association.

  • Apr 7, 2009

Photographer’s image highlights PBS documentary

When Bob Charlo snapped the photograph titled “Nespelem” of a lone teepee with the American flag waving against a dramatic cloud formation in the summer of 1992 on the Colville Reservation in central Washington, he knew it was a special moment.

Enumclaw artist’s display opens at Gallery 2009

Enumclaw painter Sharman Owings opens the city of Enumclaw’s Gallery 2009 today, Wednesday, with work titled “The Color: Mystery and Reward.”

Book tells of Madoff scams, victims

“Catastrophe: The Story of Bernard L. Madoff, The Man Who Swindled the World” by Deborah and Gerald Strober, c. 2009, Phoenix Books, $14.95, 256 pages, includes document reproductions.

Autism diagnoses continues to grow

The prevalence of autism, a neurobehavioral disorder of children characterized by delayed and atypical communication skills, atypical socialization skills and repetitive behavior patterns, has increased markedly in the past 20 years, to the point that it is estimated that as much as 1 in 150 children have a form of autism.

Autism diagnoses continues to grow

The prevalence of autism, a neurobehavioral disorder of children characterized by delayed and atypical communication skills, atypical socialization skills and repetitive behavior patterns, has increased markedly in the past 20 years, to the point that it is estimated that as much as 1 in 150 children have a form of autism.

Gardeners be careful: spring hasn’t sprung just yet

Want to learn more about lawn care, pruning and the art of gardening? Marianne Binetti will be teaching a six-part class at Green River Community College starting Tuesday. For details, visit, www.greenriver.edu/ce or phone 253-288-3400.

  • Mar 30, 2009

New book double-dares girls to have fun

“The Double-Daring Book for Girls” by Andrea J. Buchanan and Miriam Peskowitz, c.2009, Collins, $26.99, 277 pages.

  • Mar 30, 2009

A Moment of Love

How easy it was he remembered to fall in love, so many years ago. How fast time has gone by, he thought to himself. It seems like it was only yesterday.

First-rate performances spring up all around

Mother Nature has taken her timeless paint palette and loaded it up with her exquisite pastels. Her crocuses are teasing us with colors of blue and white. This is the time when I always get inspired to go take painting lessons. I want to capture that moment of life emerging from the still-cold ground. I love the tease of spring’s nurturing promise and the color it gives us.

  • Mar 24, 2009

Wellness Center focuses on fitness

The staff at the Enumclaw Fitness Center, formerly the Enumclaw Wellness Center, invites the public to help celebrate the name change with an open house from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday.

  • Mar 24, 2009

City offers grant program

The city of Enumclaw’s 2009 regranting applications are available for local arts groups and artists at the Enumclaw Expo Center, 45224 284th Ave. S.E.

  • Mar 24, 2009

Author hosts local workshop

Local author Joni Sensel will host an Out of This World Fantasy Writing Workshop from noon to 2 p.m. April 4 at the Lindon Bookstore in Enumclaw.

  • Mar 24, 2009

Plateau performer takes series stage

Entertainer Kevin Jones will perform at the Enumclaw Expo Center fieldhouse April 11.

  • Mar 24, 2009

Artist brings colorful work and national reputation to Enumclaw for classes

Famed watercolor artist Eric Wiegardt will visit Enumclaw to conduct a four-day workshop in April.

  • Mar 24, 2009

All relationships are revealed in “As Time Goes By”

“As Time Goes By” by Abigail Trafford, c. 2009, Basic Books, $25.95, 275 pages, includes index.

  • Mar 23, 2009

Not far from Yesterday

Looking back over six Decades