Open house tonight

An open house to meet Sun Terrace Retirement and Assisted Living Community’s Marketing Director Andrea Schenck is from 4-6 p.m. today.

Student artists sought

Washington students in grade 6-12 have until the end of November to take part in the Who are we?”contest.

Tips for long-distance caregivers

Dear Savvy Senior, Can you recommend any long-distance caregiving tips that can help me help my elderly father who lives in another state? He has physically declined over the past year, but is determined to stay living in his own house. - Worried Daughter

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Dinner table finery

Yakima floral designer, Marci Venable will be demonstrating how to make a Thanksgiving centerpiece at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Yakima Area Arboretum, 1401 Arboretum Drive.

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Smooth as frosting

Life isn’t as easy as making a cake

When she first set out to make a cake, it didn’t turn out very well.

Future City contest set

Middle school student teams are now forming for the regional Future City Competition representing middle schools from Washington, Idaho and Montana.

Overcoming stress is focus

A week of gaining tools to fight depression is being celebrated during Spirituality on the Heritage University campus, 3240 Fort Road, through Friday.

Cooking for homeless

Three Heritage University social work students are working with the university’s Eagle’s Cafe to deliver Thanksgiving dinner to 30 homeless youth at Rod’s House on Nov. 18.

Trio to headline jamboree

The Gospel Jamboree features a trio of men called Thirst No More of Yakima at 2 p.m. Nov. 20 in Grace Brethren Church, 428 B St.

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Preserving summer’s heat

Prosser woman creates niche with spicy jams

Combining spicy and sweet flavors has become a calling for Maxine Mieirs.

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Season’s meetings

Beef Cannelloni and Wine

A Hearty Italian Dinner

This fall, be inspired by the warm, welcoming style of Italian entertaining: turn to the kitchen, the heart of the home.

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Zombie Prom a hit

Being a teenager is hard and it is much harder if you are the new kid in school and you are different.

Leadership hosts fundraiser

The High School Leadership Class sponsoring a Thanksgiving Turkey Trot beginning at 9 a.m. on Nov. 19 at the Clem Senn Football field.

Students launch food drive

High students are collecting food Saturday for the Jubilee Ministries food bank, 1429 Stacy Ave.