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Season’s meetings

The Melange gift store in Sunnyside was packed this past Wednesday night to kick off its Christmas open house.

‘Underground’ serving those who don’t have place to call their home

In the face of homelessness, the community of Sunnyside doesn’t have a lot of options for helping everyone in need.

Sir Mix-A-Lot to headline New Year’s Eve Bash

YAKIMA – A New Year’s Eve bash at the Yakima Valley SunDome will feature Sir Mix-A-Lot.

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‘The Poetry Assassins’ concert at Gesa Power House Nov. 29

WALLA WALLA – The Direct Current Concert Series, showcasing Walla Walla area musicians, will present a concert performance by The Poetry Assassins at Gesa Power House Theatre on Saturday, Nov. 29, at 7:30 p.m.

Crafts bazaar being held at S’side senior center Saturday, Dec. 6

The Sunnyside Senior Center, located at 1500 Federal Way, will host a crafts bazaar on Saturday, Dec. 6.

Holiday wreath class offered

YAKIMA – Jheri Ketcham, the Yakima Valley Arboretum’s co-executive director, will lead a popular seasonal class on how to turn fresh greens, berries and cones into a wreath worthy of the front door.

Free Harvest dance for seniors this Sunday

A free harvest dance for senior citizens will take place at the Sunnyside High School commons on Sunday, Nov. 16, from 1 to 4 p.m.

Local people to perform in live nativity in December

YAKIMA – Several Lower Valley individuals will have roles in a live musical nativity program, “Come Let Us Adore Him,” to be held in Yakima in early December.

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Holiday play opens night after Thanksgiving

PROSSER – Valley Theater Company will present a family-friendly show, four performances in all, in November and December at Prosser’s historic Princess Theatre.

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Gospel music entertainers

The Flat Possum Pickers will be the featured musicians at the Mabton Gospel Music Jamboree this coming Sunday, Nov. 16, at 2 p.m.

Life’s hardships taught Christian club speaker that God always is in control

It took what some would describe as an unspeakable horror for Niki Davis of Clatskanie, Ore. to realize she needed God in her life.

How to improve your balance as you age

I’ve always been a walker, but when I fell last month my doctor suggested I start doing some balance exercises.

MedStar service to be topic at Nov. 20 Nouvella lunch

Those attending the Thursday, Nov. 20, Nouvella Club meeting will get to hear about Northwest MedStar’s emergency transportation services.

The blame game

Since the dawn of time, humans have been searching for someone to blame for our personality problems, environmental issues and the decisions we make.