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Still sweethearts after 69 years

He thought she was too old for him. The young 18-year-old girl wasn’t interested in making new friends in the Yakima Valley.

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1906: Thousands attend celebration of railroad line

A crowd of between 2,000 and 3,000 people attended the Ground Hog Day barbeque in Sunnyside held on Harrison Hill. The event celebrated the arrival of the railroad line to town.

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Nurse focused on helping people

The newest nurse practitioner at Sunnyside Immediate Care can lay claim to having visited a lot of places.

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Chocolatier returns home to wine country

Sunnyside native combines loves

Growing up in the heart of the Yakima Valley wine country, he may never thought about making a sweet to pair with the plethora of award-winning red wines produced locally.

Wine and chocolate share similarities

Everyone knows that wine and chocolate go together at Valentine’s Day like hearts and arrows.

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Sunnyside asked to meet Rachel’s Challenge

Parents in Sunnyside were impressed after a presentation last night at the high school, coming away with tears in their eyes and a desire to help others.

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Awards banquet set for March 19

The community is gearing up for an annual event, celebrating those in the city who make life a little better.

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Ash Wednesday prayers

Melissa Sarmiento and her 18-month-old daughter Mila were among the faithful taking advantage of the “Ashes on the Go” Wednesday at the corner of South Ninth Street and East Edison Avenue.

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Retirement honors

Jerry McIntosh, left, is congratulated by Roza Irrigation District Board President Ric Valicoff on his recent retirement.

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A pageant just for her

Sofia Martinez, 14, at right thanks those attending last Saturday’s Shining Star Pageant for supporting her and her mother, Rene Satterfield Martinez, who created the pageant for special needs girls in honor of Sofia.

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McClure night at McDonald’s

Ronald McDonald performs a magic trick for admiring children at the Sunnyside McDonald’s restaurant yesterday during the McClure Elementary McTeacher’s Night.

Blue and Gold dinner set

Cub Scout Pack 630 will hold its annual Blue and Gold Awards ceremony and banquet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16, at the Sunnyside Presbyterian Church, 737 S. 16th St.

Heart health topic of talk

In honor of Women’s Heart Health Month, the Soroptimists of the Lower Valley Club will host nurse Irma Mejia as guest speaker at the group’s 5:30 p.m. meeting tomorrow at Snipes Mountain Brewery and Restaurant, 905 Yakima Valley Hwy.

Dance class now offered

Martin School of Dance is offering a pre-Valentine’s Day dance workshop at 6:15 p.m. Friday, at its 1420 E. Edison Ave. studio.

Cribbage winners announced

Player records "grand slam" at local tournament