Providence and Fairfax file Certificate of Need for 85-bed freestanding psychiatric hospital in Thurston County

Providence St. Peter Hospital and Fairfax Behavioral Health have entered into a joint venture to form Olympia Behavioral Health LLC and have jointly submitted a Certificate of Need (CON) with the Washington State Department of Health to develop and operate an 85-bed freestanding psychiatric hospital for children, adolescents and adults in Thurston County. Subsequent to CON approval, Olympia…

2016 Southwest Washington Juried Exhibition

Southwest Washington Juried Exhibition Returns to The Gallery South Puget Sound Community College will feature an array of artists from around the region at the 2016 Southwest Washington Juried Exhibition. This unique exhibition includes 38 works from 30 artists in Clark, Cowlitz, Grays Harbor, Lewis, Mason, Pacific, Pierce, Skamania, Thurston, and Wahkiakum counties. The 38…

Four new hires at SCJ headquarters

LACEY, WA, June 22, 2016 – SCJ Alliance is pleased to announce the addition of four new team members in our Lacey office. Kevin McCoy, David Cuffeld, Sam Dunn and Samantha Ordonez join four different teams in the multidisciplinary firm. SCJ is a consulting firm specializing in civil engineering, transportation planning and design, environmental and urban planning, landscape…

Saint Martin’s Professor Stephen X. Mead chosen for seminar on teaching Greek literature

LACEY Wash. – Stephen X. Mead, Ph.D., Saint Martin’s University professor of English, is one of a select group of faculty participants chosen by the Council of Independent Colleges and Harvard University’s Center for Hellenic Studies to participate in its upcoming Ancient Greece in the Modern Classroom seminar, “The Histories of Herodotus.” The seminar will be July 25-31 at the…

Tenino’s Sandstone Distillery awarded a Double Gold Medal at the 2016 Seattle International Spirits Awards

Tenino’s Sandstone Distillery was awarded a Double Gold Medal last week at the 2016 Seattle International Spirits Awards for their Stone Carver White Whiskey. This on the heels of a Silver Medal from the American Craft Spirits Association in Chicago in March. The Seattle event included national and international brands like Grey Goose, Seagram’s, Kettle One and Hendrick’s. 15 of…

Local FASTSIGNS® Announces Customer Financing Program for Sign and Visual Graphic Projects

(LACEY, Wash.) June 13, 2016—FASTSIGNS® of Olympia – Lacey has introduced FASTSIGNS® Credit, a financing program that provides from $1,000 to $150,000 or more to help qualified buyers finance their sign and visual graphic projects over time. “We’re now able to offer FASTSIGNS Credit as a financing solution that provides businesses with money to purchase…