Thursday, October 20, 2005
Hospice to host after-hours event
The Sunnyside Lower Valley Hospice center will open its
doors to the general public on Tuesday, Nov. 15, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
The Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce's monthly after-hours
social event is opens to Chamber members, guests and the general public. The
Lower Valley Hospice office is located at 3920 Outlook Rd. in Sunnyside. A tour
of the center will be given, and refreshments will be served.
set for Monday
Port of Sunnyside commissioners will interview engineering
firm representatives at a special meeting called for next Monday, Oct. 24.
The meeting, open to the public, will begin at 1 p.m. at the
Port of Sunnyside administrative office (520 S. 7th St.).
General Election ballots in the mail
General Election ballots began arriving in Lower Yakima
Valley residents' mail boxes yesterday (Oct. 19).
The county auditor's office is reminding voters they have
the right to cast their ballot in secrecy. But, said county officials, if a
voter requires assistance with their ballot, he or she may ask for help from a
person of his or her own choice, such as a trusted family member or
acquaintance. Voters are being cautioned not to accept unsolicited assistance
from someone with whom they are not familiar.
Although this year's General Election is being conducted by
mail, voters with sight or mobility impairments or those who need language
assistance may utilize a designated accessibility site on election day (Nov.
8). The designated site for Lower Yakima Valley voters is the Sunnyside
Community Center, from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Mabton school directors to meet next Monday
MABTON - The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Mabton
School Board is Monday, Oct. 24.
The meeting, open to the public, will begin at 7:30 p.m. in
the Mabton Jr./Sr. High School media center.
Homecoming game to include baked potato feed
The parents of this year's senior class students will host a
baked potato feed prior to Friday's homecoming football game at Sunnyside's
Clem Senn Field.
The senior class parents will hold the Friday, Oct. 21, feed
from 6 to 8 p.m., at a cost of $3 per person. There will also be homemade
goodies for sale.
Proceeds raised at the Friday night dinner will be used to
help pay for the 2006 graduation party.