The Foundation for Vancouver Public Schools’ May 30 Spring Luncheon at the Hilton Vancouver Washington broke records for largest attendance and most money raised in the history of the annual fundraising event. More than $150,000 was raised at the event, and more than $32,000 in in-kind services was donated.
Lakewood, Colo.-based organic grocer Natural Grocers will hold a grand opening Tuesday for its first Clark County market, as it brings its no-frills concept to formerly vacant space in a Hazel Dell shopping center.
Brian Gunderson motored up to the SixEight food pantry on Northwest Ninth Avenue on a scooter, with his dog, Miss Cooter, leading the way. Gunderson, 55, lost one leg decades ago but stopped working only recently.
McLoughlin Middle School will celebrate its 70th birthday from 6:30 to 8 p.m. June 3.
Former and current students, families and the public are invited to attend the free celebration at the school, 5802 MacArthur Blvd.
The Foundation for Vancouver Public Schools’ 11th spring luncheon is 11:30 a.m. May 30 at Hilton Vancouver Washington, 301 W. Sixth St. The annual event raises money for programs that assist Vancouver Public Schools students.