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Quilting group forms in S’side

The newly established Friendship Square quilting group will meet on the second Monday of each month from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., starting Monday, Sept. 8, at the Christian Reformed Church in Sunnyside.

Jr. Indelook meeting Sept. 9

The Jr. Indelook Club will hold its first meeting of the 2014-15 year next Tuesday, Sept. 9.

Contreras gets scholarship

Yesenia Contreras, a 2008 graduate of Sunnyside High School, was awarded a $3,000 Boeing Outstanding Undergraduate Students in Science Scholarship from the Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture at Washington State University.

Port of Grandview to add signs

Port of Grandview commissioners approved funding to create or update a number of signs on port property to indicate that lots are for lease or sale.

Sunnyside Port officials OK cost changes

It’s going to cost a little bit less than expected to build the Port of Sunnyside’s new anaerobic digester.

Port of Grandview commissioners review budget

Grandview Port District commissioners reviewed a preliminary budget for 2015 at Wednesday night’s port meeting, with plans to further refine the numbers as more information is received about the interest on SIED loans the port expects to be awarded soon.

Port website to gain visibility

Port of Grandview officials agreed to spend up to $1,000 for search engine optimization services for its website.

$7.3 million ticket unclaimed

A Washington Lottery ticket sold in Union Gap and worth $7.3 million remains unclaimed after a Lotto drawing on Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014.

Life Options fundraiser Oct. 28

Life Options will be holding its fall fundraiser at Neighborhood Church (385 East Allen Rd.) in Sunnyside on Tuesday, Oct. 28, starting at 6 p.m.

School employees recognized

The Sunnyside School Board honored several people at its meeting last Thursday night, including ESD 105 Regional Teacher of the Year Spencer Martin.

Chambers to step in for Cole

The Sunnyside School Board approved the personnel services of former Superintendent Mac Chambers, who will serve as Superintendent of the Sunnyside School District if Dr. Rick Cole is absent.

Requirements for funding new school construction met

The Sunnyside School Board approved two resolutions last Thursday to clear the way for the rebuilding of Washington Elementary School.

Personnel changes approved

Last Thursday night the Sunnyside School Board approved a number of personnel changes in the district.