Month: November 2012

Empty Bowls

This Saturday, November 17, from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. the public will be able to shop for hand crafted bowls made by area artists. There is free admission to the event and free soup with bowl purchase. Bowl prices range from $10 and the soup is provided from local chefs/restaurants. The event takes place …

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Olson Mansion

Olson Mansion is located at 21401 224th Avenue SE Maple Valley, WA 98038. Adrielle Flinders, event manager for Olson Mansion, explained details of the mansion, “Olson Mansion is 20-acre of land that has a barn being remodeled on-site. It is a 10,000 square foot 4-story mansion that has a large tent that’s referred to as …

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Violent Crime Victim Services

Violent Crime Victim Services is an advocate organization that provides direct services to families and friends of homicide victims. Twenty-one years ago the non-profit organization began in Tacoma by Lew Cox, executive director/advocate after his daughter, Carmon Cox, was murdered. According to the Violent Crime Victim Services brochure, services to co-victims of homicide include: Initial …

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