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Friendly face helps women at Nuestra Casa

Blanca Bazaldua has experienced just about everything the Lower Valley has to offer in terms of work, and that wealth of knowledge is very useful in her current position at Nuestra Casa.

‘Yard sale Saturday’ slated for mid-September

The Granger Historical Society invites citizens of Granger to celebrate “Yard Sale Saturday,” on Sept. 19, by hosting a yard sale.

Climate change topic of forum at Sunnyside Community Center

Community-driven solutions on how to deal with climate change problems … that’s the type of feedback that will be sought from Sunnyside-area residents tonight.

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Sunrise Outreach seeks new home for food bank

The demand is steady, supplies on the increase and space is in short supply.

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Miss Sunnyside candidate Lucero Mejia

Wanting to inspire young girls and others who have dreams is not a new concept for Lucero “Lucy” Mejia.

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Government agencies set up to help both employers and workers

People looking for work or for workers can both turn to WorkSource and the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation for help, according to the guest speakers at Wednesday morning’s Sunnyside Daybreak Rotary Club meeting.

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Grizzly 101

Sunnyside High School upperclassmen model proper attire for game day as part of a Grizzly Academy’s fashion show held yesterday.

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Sunnyside United plans community education forum

Well-versed speakers representing the health, law enforcement and education segments of the community have been lined up for a community forum being planned by Sunnyside United.

Ale Fest nets $12K-plus

The final numbers have come in for Sunnyside Daybreak Rotary Club’s Summer Ale Fest, and the event turned a net profit of $12,403.

Former FFA student gathers donations for fire victims

Sunnyside’s Amanda Bestebreur is collecting money, furniture and clothing for victims of the wildfires in the Chelan area.

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DSN carrier team takes pride with speed and reliability

Rene, Sylvia and Lydia Alvarez arrive early to pick up their daily packets of newspapers. They double check their bundles to make sure they have adequate copies for their combined paper routes before the siblings hit the streets to deliver the current edition of Sunnyside’s Daily Sun News.

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Birds of a feather flock to Noon Rotary meeting

Dispelling the stereotype of the lone bird watcher ensconced behind binoculars, Kerry Turley this past Monday told the Sunnyside Noon Rotary members there are 47 million bird watchers in the U.S.

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Splash of color on smoke-filled hazy day

The delicate yellow hue of a patch of sunflowers add a bit of color to recent otherwise gray mornings caused by recent smoke inversion throughout the Yakima Valley.

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Movie on the lawn

A small crowd of movie lovers gathered on the Sunnyside Museum lawns last Thursday night to enjoy a film and some ice cream, donated by the Yakima Valley Dairy Farmers.

Cribbage tourney winners named

Bill Hill of Hermiston, Ore. was the hi-qualifier of the main event at the annual “Summer Classic” cribbage tournament held in Sunnyside recently at the VFW hall.