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Wreaths Across America

Sunnyside American Legion Post 73 Commander Troy Monholland and Gold Star Mothers of Washington member Ginger Emerson of Grandview place a wreath at Jerry Taylor Veterans Memorial Plaza in Sunnyside this past Saturday.

Should you be screened for lung cancer?

Dear Savvy Senior, What can you tell me about lung cancer screenings? My husband was a long-time smoker, but quit many years ago, so I’m wondering if he should be checked out. - Concerned Spouse

Gifts for Santa

Don’t show this to your children if they still believe.

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Behind the scenes

The Granger Historical Society board and volunteers enjoyed a day touring the Yakima Valley Museum last Thursday.

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Feast on These Fabulous Christmas Dinner Recipes

Christmas dinner may be one of my favorite meals to cook—and eat!

How are you going to tell your story?

When someone asks you what you do for a living, how do you answer? And equally, or perhaps even more important, what does your face look like?

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Helping families

Thanks to the generosity of the Sunnyside chapter of Alpha Tau of Alpha Delta Kappa, a sorority of women educators, several Sunnyside families will have a few more toys and additional food this holiday season.

Churches organizing ‘Blue Christmas’ service

Feeling less than joyful this holiday season?

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World renowned soprano, Marcia Whitehead, performs this past Saturday at Sunnyside’s Seventh-Day Adventist Church.

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Bickleton native wastewater plant operator for port

With the Port of Sunnyside’s new anaerobic digester coming on line soon, Cory Wilson of Bickleton is on board as the plant operator.

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Sporting holiday attire

In recognition of National Ugly Christmas Sweater Day (Friday, Dec. 12), Sunnyside Hapo Community Credit Union staff members Janeth Vazquez, Veronica Cisneros and Jackie Herrera (L-R) donned their favorite colorful holiday apparel.

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Christmas fun in Mabton

Carla Galarza expresses her fear of Santa to the dismay of her brother, Carlos.

Seniors invited to attend holiday dinner

The annual Mabton senior citizens Christmas dinner will be held this coming Sunday, Dec. 14, at Mabton’s Artz-Fox Elementary School.

Arboretum’s luminaria event planned today and tomorrow

A luminaria event at the Yakima Area Arboretum is being planned for this Friday and Saturday, Dec. 12-13.

Church bazaar on for Dec. 13

Oasis Community Church in Sunnyside will be hosting a food and Christmas bazaar this coming Saturday, Dec. 13.