Posts Tagged ‘ Special Topics ’

Upcoming Edible Garden Classes!

May 23rd, 2012 | By

Tacoma @ TAGRO 2201 Portland Avenue, Gate 6 June 9, 10-Noon: Garden Bugs: The Good, the Bad, and the Slugly July 14, 10-Noon: Planting and Planning Your Fall Garden July 26, 6-8 p.m.: Recycled Arts and Crafts for the Garden Gig Harbor @ Sehmel Homestead Park 10123 78th Avenue NW June 19, 6-8 p.m.: Garden
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Eye health is worth looking into

May 23rd, 2012 | By

Good eye health doesn’t just happen. Good eyesight is an important part of well-being and a significant factor in retaining independence and quality of life.  Vision loss does not need to be an accepted part of life.  Vision can deteriorate for many reasons.  Even when loss is associated with the aging process, many interventions are
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Stay healthy this winter with a flu shot

Nov 23rd, 2011 | By
Stay healthy this winter with a flu shot

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommends that people get their seasonal flu vaccine as soon as vaccine becomes available, as it is now in our community. Vaccination before the end of December is best because this timing ensures that protective antibodies are in place before flu activity is typically at its highest.  Flu
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Letter to the Editor: Vote NO on Initiative 1163

Oct 28th, 2011 | By

Initiative 1163 must be defeated because its $80 million cost cannot be paid for without tax increases or cuts to vital senior services.  Like the rest of the nation, the State of Washington has grappled with crippling budget deficits for four legislative sessions.  With Governor Gregoire calling a special 30-day legislative session to deal with
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