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No quorum, no parks meeting

Due to a lack of a quorum at last night’s Sunnyside Parks and Recreation Board meeting, Chairman Robert Van Horn canceled it at approximately 4:45 p.m.

Christian women’s club meeting Feb. 10

The theme for the Tuesday, Feb. 10, Christian Women’s Connection meeting at the Barn Restaurant in Prosser will be “A New Day,” and will feature guest speaker Judy Hoff.

Cheer clinic planned for Jan. 30

The Sunnyside High School cheerleaders will be hosting a cheerleading camp for youngsters in grades K-5 on Friday, Jan. 30.

Swim pool committee meeting Feb. 5

The Grandview Swim Pool Committee will hold its next meeting on Thursday, Feb. 5, at the Grandview Community Center, located at 812 Wallace Way.

Art commission meeting rescheduled

The first Sunnyside Arts Commission meeting of the new year was cancelled last night due to a lack of a quorum.

SIED contract with Grandview

A contract between Yakima County and the city of Grandview was this past Tuesday inked by the county commissioners.

Firemen assist local citizens

Sunnyside firemen have handled 10 emergency aid calls since last Tuesday.

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Worthy cause

The Sunnyside VFW post last Friday was the site of a spaghetti dinner fundraiser hosted by the AMVETS Riders.

Burglary, theft investigated

Police in Sunnyside have since yesterday (Wednesday) investigated a burglary and a theft.

Arrest made after woman reports stolen credit card

A woman yesterday (Wednesday) received an alert from her credit card company of suspicious charges and realized her wallet had been stolen, likely while she was shopping at a store in the 600 block of East Wine Country Road in Grandview.

Tools, BBQ reported stolen

Tools, a barbeque grill and welding wire were reported stolen to Yakima County Sheriff deputies yesterday afternoon (Wednesday) from a home in the 2200 block of Chaffee Road near Sunnyside. The incident is currently under investigation.

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Former fry cook now serving healthy meals to school children

Arriving at work every morning at 6:30 a.m. has become routine for Guillermo Dimas, one of the cooks at Sunnyside’s Pioneer Elementary School kitchen.

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High residue farming practices workshop theme

Washington State University Extension will hold High Residue Farming under Irrigation workshops in Yakima and Moses Lake on Feb. 4-5.

Grandview native named to honor roll

Alexis Candido of Grandview was named to the fall 2014 honor roll at Spokane Falls Community College.

Lower Valley students earn honors at Columbia Basin

Columbia Basin College has released the names of students who achieved honor roll status on the President’s and Dean’s lists for fall semester 2014.