Christian meeting told

“The Gift of Love is the theme for the Dec. 6 meeting of the Lower Valley Christian Women Connections at the Barn Restaurant, 490 Wine Country Road.

Thyroid disorders often missed

Dear Savvy Senior, Can you write a column on the overlooked problem of thyroid disease? After struggling with chronic fatigue, joint pain and memory problems, I was finally diagnosed hypothyroidism. Now, at age 70, I’m on thyroid medication and am doing great. Five years of feeling lousy. I wish I’d have known. - Frustrated Patient

Artist contest deadline nears

Legacy Washington’s Who are we?” project, an art contest for students in grades 6-12, deadline is fast approaching.

Northwest Harvest aided

Visitors to the annual Thanksgiving in Wine County weekend can help local food banks with each sip of wine.

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New queen titles

Four-year-old Alysianna Aguirre of Sunnyside and 13-year-old Hannah Merritt of Prosser are queen titleholders after participating in the Queens for a Cure pageant in Renton on Nov. 5.

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New members welcomed

Grandview Rotary Club president Jan McDonald, left welcomes new Rotarians Lupita Michel, who is self-employed and Jennifer Pettus of Homestead, to the international world of service yesterday.

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An early Christmas

The Princess Theatre’s Green Room is home to Santa for a day during Saturday’s Christmas Market.

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Generous givers

Pioneer Elementary School first graders in Michelle Morford’s room, left to right, Jordan Condie, David Espinoza, Israel Valencia and Jaylah Sandoval sit amongst the thousands of items of food Pioneer students collected last week.

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Tiny chapel reclaimed

Ball Chapel ready for public use

An open house tonight at Lower Valley Memorial Gardens will show off the recently rediscovered little red brick chapel on the 7800 Van Belle Road property.


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1926: 60 veterans attend Armistice Banquet

Because of a shortage of cars and farmers being too busy to bring their donations to town, the shipment of Sunnyside’s donations to the Seattle children’s homes were delayed.

Bulb sale tomorrow

The second annual “Amaryllis Party” is from noon to 3 p.m. tomorrow at Brewminatti, 713 Sixth St.

Open house scheduled

An open house to show off the newly reopened Lower Valley Memorial Gardens chapel will be from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at 7800 Van Belle Road.

Fundraiser Saturday

Great Mabton Association’s annual holiday bazaar is from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. tomorrow at the Mabton Student Learning Center, 805 Washington St.

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Singing about their supper

Chief Kamiakin Elementary School fifth graders entertain a Sunnyside audience Tuesday night with songs about food.