Local repairman retires
After answering more than 45,000 service calls as the Lower Valley’s official Sears repairman, Tom Grubenhoff has retired.
The Sunnyside Community Library held its grand opening yesterday morning, which was celebrated by a number of locals who visited in the first hours.
Sunnyside’s Rey Pascua and Sen. Jim Honeyford (R-Sunnyside) recently were honored for their ongoing support of Washington’s Filipino communities.
The Flat Possum Pickers will make their return this coming Sunday at the Gospel music jamboree at Grace Brethren Church, 428 B St.
After months of anticipation, library patrons will have an opportunity to visit a completely new reading center at its 621 Grant location.
A group of 10 people from Sunnyside, six of them local Boy Scouts between the ages of 12 and 17, hiked the Monitor Ridge Trail to the summit of Mount St. Helens last Friday, Nov. 6.
The Princess Theatre will have two special showings of “A Christmas Story” on Saturday, Nov. 29.
The expertise of nationally recognized author May Bywater Cross will be shared at a luncheon and lecture event at White Bluffs Quilt Museum this coming Sunday.
A culinary class, featuring sweet potatoes, is being offered at the Walter Clore Wine & Culinary Center next Thursday, Nov. 19.
Olympia Dukakis, known for her acting roles in the movies “Steel Magnolias” and “Moonstruck,” will stage a one-woman performance at the Capitol Theatre next Friday, Nov. 20.
The Ahn Trio will stage a live concert at The Seasons Performance Hall on Saturday, Nov. 21, at 7:30 p.m.
The Unforgettable Fall Bridal Gala will take place tomorrow from noon to 5 p.m. at the Yakima Convention Center.
The Yakima Symphony Orchestra will stage “Oh, the Drama!”, featuring music from some of Shakespeare’s dramatic plays tomorrow at 7:30 p.m. at the Capitol Theatre.
A Christmas open house and tree sales are right around the corner at Bill’s Berry Farm.