February 2011

15 articles in February 2011

This Saturday we went to a beautiful funeral service for Jim Knudson, the father of one of my good high school friends. He was diagnosed with cancer in August and died, surrounded by his family, this past week. The vigil Friday night and the mass Saturday were at St. Leo Church …

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via whitehouse.gov James Monroe was the last of the Virginian Presidents who were 4 out of first 5 presidents. He was also the last President to have fought in the Revolutionary War. Mostly, we remember Monroe now for the Monroe Doctrine, which asserted that no other power could interfere in …

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Lakewood residents were voting overwhelmingly to dissolve their 70-year-old fire district and merge with the University Place Fire Department, according to preliminary returns tonight. If approved, West Pierce Fire & Rescue would become operational March 1. via blog.thenewstribune.com I’m disappointed about the Pierce Transit results tonight, but I do like …

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