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Inaugural Professional Speakers Series to support Bonney Lake student with brain tumor

The inaugural Professional Speaker Series hosted by Jake Jackson, the Sumner High School boys basketball coach, will support local Camron Cozzi. A junior at Bonney Lake High School, Cozzi was diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor in December 2015. The event, which runs from 9 a.m. to noon Sunday (Oct. 2), will feature three speakers who will present on perseverance and mental conditioning.

Gateway: News

History Rocks promises 1920s glitz and glam for Gig Harbor fundraiser

The 15th annual History Rocks Dinner and Fundraiser returns to Gig Harbor on Oct. 1, bringing with it the adventure and romance of the Roaring 20s with this year’s theme, “Razzle, Dazzle, Gin & Jazz.” It’s the main philanthropic event of the Harbor History Museum and a demonstration of the vast community partnerships that support the organization, according to the museum’s executive director.

Gateway: Sports

Gig Harbor volleyball off to hot start to season

The Gig Harbor High School volleyball team is on a roll, winning its last three matches against Central Kitsap, Shelton and Peninsula. The Tides took all nine games during those matches, and boast a 3-1 overall record on the season heading into a tough week of league competition.

Gateway: Living

Greater Gig Harbor Foundation makes a game of Gig Harbor

The Greater Gig Harbor Foundation has been working all summer to connect with Gig Harbor businesses and organizations to put together Gig Harbor-opoly, a Monopoly game based on organizations and businesses in Gig Harbor. The game serves as a fundraiser for the foundation and another way to connect the community and highlight some of the unique businesses and organizations that call Gig Harbor home.

Videos

Trap shooting event raises money for Permission to Start Dreaming Foundation

Scott Sabo, with the Permission to Start Dreaming Foundation, talks about the Pull for a Soldier event held Sept. 15 at the Gig Harbor Sportsmans Club.
Joshua Bessex jbessex@gateline.com
Trap shooting event raises money for Permission to Start Dreaming Foundation 0:45

Trap shooting event raises money for Permission to Start Dreaming Foundation

Gig Harbor care center honors World Alzheimer's Day 0:58

Gig Harbor care center honors World Alzheimer's Day

Washington State Fair displays unique collections at Hobby Hall 0:57

Washington State Fair displays unique collections at Hobby Hall

A Brush with Ink helps cancer survivors 1:26

A Brush with Ink helps cancer survivors