San Diego Zoo joins forces with app to help conservation efforts

May 31, 2014 by  

YANUA International, the company behind the mobile game Saving Pandas, announced its plan to raise $10,000 to assist the San Diego Zoo Global Wildlife Conservancy with its work of helping recover the populations of endangered species, as well as protecting wildlife and [Read more]

Alumni gives huge monetary gift to university in Worcester

May 31, 2014 by  

Worcester Polytechnic Institute alumni Robert A. Foisie, class of ‘56, has announced that he is giving the university a $40m donation, which goes on record as [Read more]

Committee seeks to increase tourist levels in Woodinville

May 31, 2014 by  

From wineries to gardening centers, the Woodinville Tourism Marketing Committee believes that there are plenty of reasons that tourists should visit the award-winning city in Washington. This year, the Committee is investing in a new ad in the Washington State Visitors’ Guide, produced by a [Read more]

Wilsonville prepares for annual arts festival

May 31, 2014 by  

Wilsonville is ready for summer, as the 15th annual Wilsonville Festival of the Arts will take place May 31st and June 1st at the Town Center Park, and will be [Read more]

New fitness center aims to get kids off the streets

May 31, 2014 by  

Expect to see flyer printing around Wilmington later this summer advertising Dwayne Adams’ new venture in the area. Breaking Barriers is a Philadelphia non-profit that aims to serve underprivileged youth with fitness activities that could potentially build into [Read more]

Watertown resident amongst list of GROWMARK summer interns

May 31, 2014 by  

For the 55th year, GROWMARK has named its list of summer interns, and 53 college students will have the opportunity to explore the career possibilities at the [Read more]

Donatelli Builders receives prestigious industry award

May 31, 2014 by  

Residents of Warrenville, Illinois, who are looking for a contractor should take note; Donatelli Builders – together with Vicki Ovitt, an interior designer residing in Wheaton, and Gail Drury from Drury Design – received the 2014 Chrysalis regional award for a kitchen remodel, costing between [Read more]

Decades old sculpture finds new home in Tacoma

May 31, 2014 by  

Print companies creating guides to the art and architecture of Tacoma, take note; the sculpture titled ‘Sun King’, commissioned by the city for $37,000 in 1976, has found [Read more]

Tacoma businesses reduce pollution in Thea Foss Waterway

May 31, 2014 by  

For more than 12 years, Tacoma has been studying how to clean up the Thea Foss Waterway of the pollutants, like arsenic and pesticides, that have been monitored. Now, local businesses are using rain gardens to beautify the city and reduce pollution in the Waterway at the [Read more]

Confidence Plus Insurance launches local charity program

May 31, 2014 by  

With the goal of benefiting the local community one organization, person, or family at a time, Confidence Plus Insurance has announced the debut of a new charity program in [Read more]

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