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Book-A-Librarian service helps first-time device owners

Pierce County Library System’s Book-A-Librarian service allows its patrons to make appointments with librarians to receive help and handy tips for all their device questions. It also helps patrons with research techniques, using library resources and reading suggestions, and is available at most locations, including the South Hill and Sumner branches.

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Puyallup resident reflects on a lifetime of service in the ministry

Eclectic in his interests, collecting scholarly books on the Bible, art and architecture, 98-year-old retired United Methodist pastor Tom Slate’s also enjoys books on political issues as well as religion. Slate has collected and read almost everything written by the British author GK Chesterton, who was a poet, writer, philosopher, dramatist, lay theologian and the creator of the fictional priest-detective series, Father Brown.

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State LIFT Program funds transportation improvements for Puyallup

The Local Infrastructure Financing Tool (LIFT) Program is a form of tax increment financing in Washington state that funds public infrastructure projects for local governments within boundaries called a Revenue Development Area (RDA). Every year, LIFT provides Puyallup with a sales and use tax credit of up to $1 million every year for 25 years.

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Blue Friday celebration at Bellmont Cabinet Company

The Friday before every Seattle Seahawks home game, a sea of blue and green jerseys can be found inside Bellmont Cabinet Company’s manufacturing facility in Sumner.
Joshua Bessex jbessex@gateline.com
Blue Friday celebration at Bellmont Cabinet Company 1:12

Blue Friday celebration at Bellmont Cabinet Company

Painted rocks in Sumner spread smiles 1:13

Painted rocks in Sumner spread smiles

Clover Park Technical College unveils new plane 1:13

Clover Park Technical College unveils new plane

Sumner student-inventor explains her Pressure Soccer Ball 1:41

Sumner student-inventor explains her Pressure Soccer Ball