Week of May 22 to May 26

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No power, no problem

Zillah weathers rain, wind and electrical outage

Despite a power outage, a flash rain storm and gusty wind, residents and visitors alike turned out to celebrate the main Zillah Community Days activities Saturday.

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1977: Pro-football player is speaker

A look back in time from the files of the Sunnyside Daily Sun News and Sunnyside Sun

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Local woman fostering motherhood

Couple has adopted six children

When 1994 Sunnyside High School graduate Deena Alaniz, decided to start her family in 1998, she was devastated to learn she couldn’t be someone’s biological mother.

Rotary plans scholarships

The Noon Rotary Club will award $8,500 to four area graduates at its May 15 meeting.

’77 Class begins plans

A planning meeting to determine what to do for the Sunnyside High School Of 1977 reunion is 4:30 p.m. Thursday at R.C. Casino, 31 Ray Road.

Tennis gear sought

Cleaning the closets and garbage for the annual free city spring-up day - May 20.

Crutcher next in series

Yakima Valley Libraries will host Chris Crutcher, author of more than a dozen books for young adults, at 7 p.m. Thursday, in The Seasons Performance Hall, 101 N. Naches Ave, during the final event in the Library’s author series, “Authors Out Loud.”

Mother’ day dance set

A senior citizens Mother’s Day dance will be from 2-4 p.m. Sunday in the Sunnyside High School gymnasium.

Participants sought for new jobs program

Training offered for those ages 16 to 24

There are at least 2.3 million low-income 16 to 24-year-olds in the United States who are not in school.

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Rotary Club adopts global water project

Projects honors long-time water leader

A program to provide clean water to a third world country is being undertaken locally in tribute to a man who spent his live working with water.

Scholars to be honored

Five high school scholarships will be presented when the Nouvella Club meets at noon Thursday at Snipes Mountain Brewery, 905 Yakima Valley Hwy.

Will clinic offered

A group of JAG officers and local volunteer attorneys will offer a no-cost ‘Military Veterans Will Clinic’ from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Armed Forces Day, May 20, at Davis High School.

Senior dinner, dance set

The annual People for People Meals-On-Wheels Senior dinner and dance will be from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. on May 24 at the Union Gap Senior/Activity Center, 1000 Ahtanum Road.

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Royalty takes the stage during Cinco de Mayo

Sunnyside event hands out crowns

Formal wear, best hair and best costume wear were all judged during the Regal Majesty Miss Cinco de Mayo pageant on Saturday at Centennial Square.