Lifestyles

So when is a good time to start receiving Social Security?

May 3rd, 2017 | By

Enjoying a comfortable retirement is everyone’s dream. For over 80 years, Social Security has been helping people realize those dreams, assisting people through life’s journey with a variety of benefits. It’s up to you as to when you can start retirement benefits. You could start them a little earlier or wait until your “full retirement
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Big gardens in small spaces

Apr 11th, 2017 | By
Big gardens in small spaces

Whether in the ground or on a balcony or deck, there’s always room to grow your own garden-fresh produce and beautiful flowers. Space saving gardening techniques and products can help you increase productivity in any available space. Consider elevated gardens and planter carts that not only save space, but make gardens more accessible. Movable carts
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Senior Prom back for eighth year of 55-and-up fun

Mar 28th, 2017 | By

A sentimental journey awaits anyone 55 or older during the Senior Prom on April 8 in Lakewood. The night of dancing and music from 6 to 9 p.m. at the McGavick Conference Center on the Clover Park Technical College campus “is not your typical senior prom,” said Christine Hall, creator and host of the eighth
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Libraries have help for tech-challenged

Feb 27th, 2017 | By

For first-time owners of a smartphone, a tablet or laptop computer, getting started with them can be confusing and frustrating. Or maybe you’ve just always struggled with a technology device and never quite been comfortable with it. Pierce County Library System can help with its new Book a Librarian program. A librarian will meet with
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