Showing Articles in "Occasions" category
By: Rich Carr
February 12, 2013
Residents can learn how to reduce the amount of waste they produce by attending Pierce County’s free composting classes this spring. Classes will be offered on yard waste and food waste.
"These classes are a great way to learn about the two kinds of composting,” said Mary Coleman, Pierce County Public Works ...
By: Rich Carr
February 02, 2013
All You Can Eat Breakfast" this morning from 8am -11am at Orting UMC, 109 Train Street. The Opportunity Center of Orting is putting this on, with great kids volunteering time and energies to help fund the Espresso Drama Dinner Theater. Bring your appetite and a $5 donation!
By: Pam VanGilder
November 13, 2012
Mr & Mrs. James B. VanGilder proudly announce the engagement of their daughter Tori Michelle Cannell VanGilder to Steven R. Hobson, Jr.
Tori and Steven both attend Eastern Washington University and plan to marry after their graduation.
Tori is a 2007 graduate of Orting High School and ...
By: Rich Carr
October 18, 2012
A 120-acre property will forever remain as a farm and habitat thanks to another successful public-private partnership in the Puyallup River Valley.
Pierce County, the PCC Farmland Trust and other farm advocates gathered Thursday, Oct. 18, to celebrate the purchase and preservation of the Reise Farm, located off Highway 162 near ...
By: Maureen McNinch
October 13, 2012
Come out to the final home football game of the season and enjoy a delicious spaghetti dinner and help feed Orting at the same time!
The Orting High School Cheer Squad and Dance Team are hosting a spaghetti feed fundraiser that will run from 4:30-6:30pm at the Orting Middle School ...
By: Cali Bagby
October 05, 2012
John Alfred Balmer had blue eyes like the glaciers of the Alps he loved dearly. He was a man you could trust and depend on. He was a friend you could laugh with and someone you could love forever.
He passed away on Oct. 3, 2012. He was ready ...
By: Kellie Solomon
August 21, 2012
The Orting FC BU15 "THUNDER" team is doing a CAR WASH fundraiser this Saturday 8/25 from 10am - 4pm at the Rite Aid parking lot on the corner of Meridian & 224th in Graham. This is to help with uniform costs & league fees!!! PLEASE COME SHOW YOUR SUPPORT and ...
By: Opportunity Knocks
August 01, 2012
It is not too early to start to work on your Community Service Hours for your high school requirements.
By: Dick Ford
July 16, 2012
The Big O Poker Run is right around the corner, Saturday July 21st is the date. All preparation is done & 20+ volunteers have stepped up to help make the day run smoothly.
By: Lyle Evansiano
June 01, 2012
Anybody brave enough to venutre outside their homes Memorial Day Weekend understands that the word outside of Orting is, "On weekends, vacations, and drives through the country, make sure we go through Orting!"
By: Rich Carr
May 04, 2012
UPDATE: The stretch of the Orting-Kapowsin Highway between 264th St. E and 288th St. E. is closed temporarily due to localized flooding caused by heavy rains and wildlife activity.
By: Joshua Wilson
April 29, 2012
The Orting Chamber of Commerce would like to invite all local businesses to our social media marketing seminar.
Social media is a must for todays market and can be a great asset if used appropriately. Come and learn some great strategies that will improve your place ranking and ...
By: Tracy O'Leary
April 12, 2012
Leap into Learning preschool is having an Open House this Friday from 10-1:00 (off of train st in the old co-op building)
There are classes for ages 2 to kindergarten ages. Stop by and meet the teacher and view the school.
Spots fill up fast!!!
Stop by or call ...
By: Dean Rotbart
March 20, 2012
A 27-year-old Denver police officer ventures into the Max Muscle Sports Nutrition store on South Colorado Boulevard looking for some sports nutrition products and quality advice to help her achieve a healthier lifestyle and enhance her performance during regular Krav Maga workouts.
Riding a horse 1,350 miles away along ...
By: Sam Colorossi
February 13, 2012
The first annual “Orting Chocolate Stroll” is in the books as a sweet success. Carol Goldstein adapted, from her home town of North Attleboro, MA, a chocolate stroll for Orting; the event was pulled off with the help of Dan Bunker, Lisa Goff, Krista Butler, Heather Auckland and Sam Colorossi. ...