Car show on tap Saturday, Aug. 23

PROSSER – Prosser VFW Post 3207 and AmVets Post 99 are sponsoring the sixth annual Gary O’s Car and Bike Show on Saturday, Aug. 23.

Tri-chamber social event set for Aug. 14

The Sunnyside Chamber of Commerce is hosting the next tri-chamber social on Thursday, Aug. 14, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Sunnyside Museum.

Casino Night starts at 6 p.m. later tonight

The Sunnyside Senior Center will be the filled with fun and games, as well as free food and beverages, tonight (Friday) from 6 to 9 p.m.

Outlook NNO event slated for Aug. 18

OUTLOOK - The community of Outlook will be hosting its annual National Night Out event at the Church of the Brethren on Outlook Road Monday, Aug. 18.

Book signing at Frio slated for Aug. 27

Sunnyside author B.J. Joke will be signing her novel “My Story: Power to Rule” at Frio in downtown Sunnyside on Wednesday, Aug. 27, from 4 to 6 p.m.

Risk getting contaminated

When I lift weights at the club, I always hope I don’t get an itch on my face or lint in my eye. I sure don’t want to touch my face and risk an infection from whatever cooties are residing on the weights that hundreds of people have handled and sweated on.

Sign-ups ongoing for live simulcast

Sunnyside Christian Reformed Church at 700 N. 16th St. will host a live simulcast on Saturday, Sept. 13, featuring national bestselling Christian author Beth Moore.

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HVAC technician finds hands-on work has its rewards

Although he doesn’t always get to work in the most desirable of environments, TJ’s Refrigeration technician Bryan Redick enjoys what he does.

Food assistance programs can help seniors in need

I run a community counseling program for needy families and am frustrated that so few eligible seniors take advantage of the food stamp program.

There is a reason why customer service people give terrible customer service

No ma’am, you cannot speak to my supervisor.

Dead people can’t vote

I had my mail forwarded when I moved.