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Restaurant takeover event tomorrow

Bon Vino’s Bistro & Bakery will be taken over by this year’s Mr. SHS contestants tomorrow (Saturday) from 5 to 9 p.m.

Grandview Library to host ‘Lego Day’

GRANDVIEW – Community members in Grandview are urged to enjoy a day at the library, letting their creative minds take flight during “Lego Day.”

Students create hardware for Show n' Shine

The 11th annual Show ‘n Shine car show in Sunnyside will have a personalized touch as local welding students are assembling trophies for the big event.

Roses focus of workshop slated for March 21

YAKIMA – The Yakima Area Arboretum will be hosting “All About Roses,” a workshop presented by rose expert Chris Prewitt, on Saturday, March 21.

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‘Walter’ to set sail for the Tri-Cities

The Tri-Cities is one of the stops scheduled for WALTER, a boat the state of Washington plans to use to raise awareness about boating safety.

Night of jazz on tap next Wednesday

YAKIMA – Yakima Valley Community College’s music department will present Jazz Night next Wednesday, March 11, at 6 p.m. at Kendall Hall Auditorium.

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Need help fending off an attack?

... just yell ‘FIRE’

“We don’t want you to be sheep, unaware of your surroundings,” Sunnyside Police Detective Johnny Gusby told a group of Sunnyside High School girls and staff members at a self-defense class last week.

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Former Young Life member joins local leadership team

MABTON – Teens involved in the Lower Valley Young Life group learn to support and nurture one another, grow spiritually and become leaders in the community.

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Lower Valley Girl Scouts put on their ‘thinking’ cap

South Africa, Israel, Germany. Different countries, different languages, different cultures. But last Saturday they all had one thing in common – girls focused on improving their communities.

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Sunnyside Bi-Mart store right fit for single mom

Romana Gonzalez has only been working at the Sunnyside Bi-Mart since last August, but she said it’s already one of the best jobs she’s had.

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Knitting for a cause

Nellie Kielstra of Outlook sits next to 105 hats she knitted for World Vision’s Knit For Kids program.

New Air Force recruiter serving S’side

Staff Sgt. Cora Gjorgievski has been assigned to the Air Force recruiting office, located at 910 S. Columbia Center Blvd. Ste. F in Kennewick.

Lots happening at library

The Sunnyside library is offering some great events to its patrons next week.

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Getting a jump on Valentine’s Day

The free event - sponsored by the GHS Historical Club, Grandview Senior Citizens and Grandview Parks and Recreation Department - attracted seniors from around Yakima County for an afternoon of dancing and socializing.

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Swamp critters

Scott “Reptile Man” Petersen shows a snapping turtle to students at Chief Kamiakin Elementary School in Sunnyside yesterday.