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Dance team grateful for support

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The Martin’s School of Dance All-Star Show Team would love to give a special shout out to Burger Ranch for helping us with a last minute change of location for our fundraiser last Saturday.

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It’s time America embraces population stabilization concept

Last year, I caught a most interesting episode of Mary Tyler Moore.

What to consider when choosing a walk-in bathtub

Dear Savvy Senior, I’m interested in getting a walk-in bathtub for my wife that’s easy for her to get into and out of, but could use some assistance.

Volunteering for your boss can change your trajectory

Most people do what their boss asks, but only a select few figure out what their boss really needs.

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Concert performance in Sunnyside this Saturday

The musical group Ladies Praise will perform in concert this coming Saturday, Oct. 25, at Sunnyside’s Seventh-Day Adventist Church.

Thankful for the harvest

When we purchased a home in Anderson, Ind., there was a section of the back yard which had previously been allocated for a garden.

Henn completes basic training

Navy Seaman Recruit Justin T. Henn, son of Gene Henn of Sunnyside and Stacey M. Jones of Amity, Ore., recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.

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‘Linus’ blankets come with a hug

Since organizing in 2002, the Tri-Cities chapter of Project Linus has distributed more than 20,000 blankets to area children in need of a warm hug.

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Irene F. Dosch

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Manuel B. Bernal

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Aureliano Lopez Villalobos

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Schedule set for those applying for farm grants

The USDA has announced scheduled dates for farmers participating in the 2014 Farm Bill programs.

State seeks help for wolf advisory

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is seeking candidates to serve for the next two years on the committee that advises the department on wolf recovery and management.

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Blue Moon owner optimistic good times ahead

Downtown revitalization expected to bring back local customers

Like a lot of downtown Sunnyside businesses, the Blue Moon Bar & Grill has seen local customer traffic slowed to a near standstill at times because of the ongoing street construction in downtown Sunnyside.

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Sunnyside budget discussions include vehicle registration fees for local residents

Based on preliminary budget discussions, Sunnyside residents could be paying as much as $20 for each car they own, maybe even more.

Former councilman’s claim against city rejected by judge

Sunnyside business owner Donovan Vlieger was unable to prove in small claims court that the flooding which damaged his home and business on Sept. 5, 2013, was due to negligence by the city.

Port to mull SIED loan offer

The Port of Sunnyside’s hopes for a $319,160 grant/loan to aid in demolishing and clearing the Carnation plant site were dashed last Thursday by Yakima County’s SIED Board.