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Santa Parade Pictures

Check out our drummers drumming!  Thank you to everyone who walked, sang, danced, rode through — or cheered on — the 2014 Santa Parade.  It was another great year, made special by having all of you there.  Enjoy these pictures from the Parade!

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Winter Market

Sumner has twice tried a fresh farmer’s market, but with so many markets and farm stands around us, it’s always been a challenge of bounty.  But now, a Sumner business owner has a fresh take on an old idea: Windmill Gardens is now hosting a Winter Market!  Sumner sure “wins” Read more…

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Open in Sumner Update

Sumner has been busy lately, getting ready for the 2015 U.S. Open, which will held next June in nearby Chambers Bay.  This week, the Puyallup/Sumner Chamber of Commerce hosted Susan Lacz of Ridgewells Catering, the caterers for the Open, at The Old Cannery to meet local vendors, food producers and Read more…

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Trail Opening Celebration

Thank you to everyone who braved the weather to celebrate the opening of the Sumner Link Trail.  We were honored to have representatives from Washington State Recreation & Conservation Office, Daffodil Valley Volkssport Association, Sumner Rotary, Sound Transit, Keurig Green Mountain, Puyallup/Sumner Chamber of Commerce, Foothill Rails to Trails Coalition, Read more…

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Great American Picnic Recap

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_8E1PpRIC64[/youtube] Thanks to a great turnout by the 13th CSSB from Joint-Base Lewis-McChord, Sumner once again dominated the Great American Picnic over Puyallup.  Ironically, one of the few events Sumner did not win was pie-jousting, hosted by ACT 1 Theatre Productions. This is Sumner’s second dominant year, so the question Read more…

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Concepts for East Neighborhood

Thank you for all the ideas you shared at our popular June 30 workshop as we began planning for the future of East Sumner. We’ve condensed your ideas into three distinct concept ideas, shown below. Were you unable to attend this week’s Workshop?  You can still comment!  Take a look Read more…

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Music Off Main Returns

Music Off Main returns to Sumner with a great lineup for 2014.  Starting right on the 4th of July, downtown Sumner will be filled with toe-tapping, hand-clapping music.  Last year, it turned into a big dance party in Reuben A. Knoblauch Heritage Park.  Can we do it again this year? All concerts Read more…

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Video: Raise It Up!

On Saturday, June 14 (Flag Day), Sumner joined the nation to Raise It Up! and sing the National Anthem all at the same time.  Led by the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History, this effort invited people from around the United States to sing all at the same time. Read more…

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Citizen’s Academy pictures

People don’t normally look this happy when they enter the jail!  The Sumner Police Citizen’s Academy is entering its final week.  Participants have already learned about arrests, animal control, legal implications, K-9 units, and they took a trip to visit the Puyallup Jail.  

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