Many of you know Sean Ansell, former public works crew member who became a firefighter with Duvall Fire. We here at the Duvall Police Department have worked with Sean on many, many calls. Unfortunately Sean suffered a severe eye injury while off-duty this week. Here is the description from Duvall Fire’s Facebook:
It was quite the summer for Marissa Keefe, a Cedarcrest High School graduate who now attends Eastern Washington University. She combined her passions for animals and helping people with an internship at Island Dolphin Care, a nonprofit organization devoted to helping children with special needs and their families.
The Riverview School District will be accepting nominations for the Program for the Academically Talented (PAT) for the 2015-16 school year beginning Monday, Dec. 1 through Thursday, Dec. 17. New this year, all first grade students will be screened in January 2015 to determine eligibility for further assessment for entrance into the PAT program in 2015-16. As such, there is no need to nominate current first graders. If you would like to opt out of this screening, please complete and return an Opt Out form to your child’s school. (Opt Out forms will be available in school offices beginning Friday, Nov. 21.)
Washington’s Guaranteed Education Tuition (GET) program’s enrollment period opened Nov. 1 and provides the opportunity for families with young children to start an account and begin saving for college with the state’s 529 prepaid tuition plan. The enrollment period runs through May 31, 2015. The program opened in 1998, and since then, over 157,000 GET accounts have been established to help families escape the weight of rising student debt. The GET fund is now valued at nearly $3 billion.
The Health Mart Healthy Living Tour is on the road to celebrate and recognize community pharmacists for the important role they play as trusted healthcare providers in their communities — helping to educate and counsel on a variety of conditions that can be better managed with the help of a pharmacist. Aboard the Health Mart Healthy Living Tour’s 40-foot health screening unit, tour staff will provide complimentary health screenings for risks associated with high blood pressure, diabetes, cholesterol and obesity.
WHEN: Nov. 13 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
WHERE: Duvall Family Drugs 15602 Main St. Duvall, WA 98019
Now in its fifth year of operation, the Health Mart Healthy Living Tour is aiming to raise awareness of the important role community pharmacists play in the healthcare system, providing broader access to clinical services and medication counseling, which helps improve the quality of care while lowering healthcare costs.
For more information, please visit www.healthmart.com.