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Jessica Takehara
October 31, 2013
Peninsula Hands on Art was born 10 years ago out of concern for disappearing art classes and shrinking budgets within greater Gig Harbor area schools.

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Staff Report
October 31, 2013
Tears of Joy Theatre from Portland, Oregon, will bring their production of “20,000 Leagues Under The Sea” to the Key Peninsula Civic Center on Nov. 14.

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Staff Report
October 31, 2013
Increasing energy efficiency has been the talk, now local partners are taking action to make it happen.


Staff Report
October 31, 2013
With another rainy day in Washington and the onset of winter, Peninsula school bus drivers are gearing up for their 6th annual “Stuff the Bus” food drive.


Colleen Slater
October 31, 2013
Gail Alscott, whose ancestors in Vaughn include a great-grandfather who operated a store and his father who was a practicing physician, has a house in Home with husband David, who also has roots on the Key Peninsula.


Colleen Slater
October 31, 2013
Students at Evergreen Elementary love the new addition to their playground equipment.


Jessica Takehara
October 31, 2013
Walking down the halls of any Key Peninsula elementary school reveals the hustle and bustle of learning in action.


Colleen Slater
October 31, 2013
Kathy Lasher, author of two published books with a third nearly finished, admits the first one took a long while to write.


Colleen Slater
October 31, 2013
The Key Peninsula Lutheran Church hosts its sixth annual holiday bazaar on Saturday, Nov. 30, from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.


Alice Kinerk
October 31, 2013
Hugh Maxwell, Evergreen Elementary School’s new principal, breaks into a grin as he recalls the warm welcome he has received in his first months on the job.


Peter Ruble
October 31, 2013
When Minterbrook Oyster Farm owner Kent Kingman took over the reins from Beverly Wiksten in 2011, he bought an industrial pillar of the Key Peninsula community with roots that date back to 1931.

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Rick Sorrels
October 31, 2013
Over the next two months, astronomers predict that we will be entertained by the most spectacular celestial sights mankind has ever seen.


Irene Torres
September 27, 2013
Lakebay’s Megan Blunk has the heart of a champion and the arms to prove it.