A few days ago Warped Tour 2014 announced their dates and venues. “Seattle” was listed as being on Saturday June 28th, okay hoping for the venue to be “The Gorge”……but no, once again Warped Tour is to be at White River Amphitheater in Auburn…bummer.
In case you were wondering what it was like for civic leaders who spent last Friday night sleeping in cardboard boxes in South Wenatchee to better understand the plight of the homeless, I asked Bart Tilly, a board member of Lighthouse Ministries, to send me his thoughts on the experience.
Wenatchee Valley College is on the verge of being able to award a bachelor of science in nursing, President Jim Richardson told me in an interview, becoming the first bachelor's degree that a student can earn at the institution.
I hope readers saw Tracy Warner's wonderful column in Friday's edition on the late Nelson Mandela, a truly extraordinary human being who changed the course of history in South Africa by leading the struggle against apartheid and who chose forgiveness and reconciliation over hatred after the struggle was completed.
Jeff Ostenson of North 40 Productions is a passionate believer that Mission Ridge Ski and Board Resort is one of our region's most valuable and least appreciated assets, and I couldn't agree more.
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Ring in the holiday season and your community's arts when you take a self-guided Arts Walk/Drive this Friday night. From brass handbells to our 5th graders small bronze sculptures, it will be a great night to unplug, get-up, get-out and Go-LIVE!