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Washington National Air-Army Guard Rivalry: Thanksgiving pigskin game in the rain

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Washington National Air-Army Guard Rivalry: Thanksgiving pigskin game in the rain

The football rivalry between the Washington Army National Guard and the Washington Air National Guard is only going to get better. To that end, the two service branches met on Rainier Field at McChord Field this afternoon in their fourth annual Thanksgiving pigskin game. "It's a great rivalry that is growing even

Visual Edge: Haub Family Collection of Western American art

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Visual Edge: Haub Family Collection of Western American art

Everybody knows not to look a gift horse in the mouth. Tacoma Art Museum certainly does. In this case, the gift horse is a bucking bronco, or lots of them - the 295 works of Western art from the Haub Family Collection donated to TAM, plus more than $15 million

1-23rd Infantry Regiment trains to save lives at Joint Base Lewis-McChord

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1-23rd Infantry Regiment trains to save lives at Joint Base Lewis-McChord

Emergencies don't always happen in convenient spots and with the far-flung locations that the Army sometimes trains in, it is important that medical evacuations can happen quickly and safely. To support this, medics with 1st Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment, 3-2 Stryker Brigade Combat Team, trained in advanced medical evacuation techniques using

Friday, Nov. 21: Feels

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Friday, Nov. 21: Feels

Feels perform upbeat psych-punk befitting their inclusion on Lolipop Records, one of LA's prominent hubs for psychedelia and garage rock. Though there's no official Feels album to date, they are readying the release of a live cassette, which is designed to resemble a bootleg. Nothing could be more fitting than

Sunday, Nov. 23: Pampers

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Sunday, Nov. 23: Pampers

Something tells me, despite their name, that Pampers aren't one bit concerned with comforting anyone. Coming from New York, Pampers bring a sonic onslaught that rarely, if ever, lets up. Listening to the art-punk band is something like trying to restrain a maniac on speed - there's just no getting

Monday, Nov. 24: Hip Hatchet

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Monday, Nov. 24: Hip Hatchet

Hip Hatchet is the project of alt-country singer-songwriter Philippe Bronchtein, who has a uniquely gifted sense of setting a melancholy mood. His songs are drenched in loneliness, without ever quite dipping too deeply into the well of sadness. On record, accompanied by a small group of supporting musicians, Bronchtein music

Downtown Tacoma holiday ice skating

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Downtown Tacoma holiday ice skating

Franciscan Polar Plaza has become a South Sound tradition. Now in its fourth year, the ice skating rink and activity hub at Tollefson Plaza, the outdoor space just across from Tacoma Art Museum, is the unrivaled center of wintery wonder; the place where the hip kids get hipper; the place

Polar Plaza ice rink musicians reveal where they eat

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Polar Plaza ice rink musicians reveal where they eat

For the third year in a row, the Weekly Volcano will host live bands every Saturday night at the Franciscan Polar Plaza ice rink. In conjunction with the Tacoma Art Museum's new Haub wing and "Art of the American West" exhibit, editor Pappi Swarner has booked seven Saturdays of bluegrass,

Music Critics' Picks: Hip-Hop History Jam, Marty O'Reilly & The Old Soul Orchestra, Pampers, Hip Hatchet

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Music Critics' Picks: Hip-Hop History Jam, Marty O'Reilly & The Old Soul Orchestra, Pampers, Hip Hatchet

[HIP-HOP] + FRI, NOV. 21 The 25Z60 (Tacoma/Olympia/Lacey & beyond) chapter of The Universal Zulu Nation is hosting a free party in celebration of Hip-Hop History Month for those who respect and love hip-hop. There will be MCs, DJs, B-Boy/Girls and visual arts/graffiti cyphers all night. The Zulu Nation and Temple

The churning energy of Feels

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The churning energy of Feels

Earlier this year, a video showing David Letterman rightfully losing his shit after watching a performance from Future Islands went viral. Samuel T. Herring, frontman for the synth-pop romantics, blew the roof off of the Ed Sullivan Theater with his wildly expressive performance - his intense stare, the animalistic way

Tickets On-Sale Alert: Taylor Swift, Bette Midler, Air Supply, Brian McKnight, Punch Brothers and others ...

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Tickets On-Sale Alert: Taylor Swift, Bette Midler, Air Supply, Brian McKnight, Punch Brothers and others ...

We list major concerts going on sale this weekend, as well as national touring acts performing in the Puget Sound this week. SECRET TICKET CODE TM = Ticketmaster, 253.627.TIXS, www.ticketmaster.com TWEB = Ticketweb, 866.468.7623, www.ticketweb.com   >>> ON SALE NOW Buddy Catlett Seattle. Dec. 1 7:30 pm. Free admission (Jazz Alley, jazzalley.com) Robert Gambarini Seattle. Dec. 9-10

Feedbag: Holiday Market, Danish Sisterhood Bazaar, Empty Bowls, 7 Seas Dinner

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Feedbag: Holiday Market, Danish Sisterhood Bazaar, Empty Bowls, 7 Seas Dinner

HOLIDAY MARKET Urban Grace hosts their Annual Holiday Market Friday, Nov. 21 to Sunday, Nov. 23 at St. Leo Church (1323 S. Yakima, Tacoma). This market highlights fair trade and locally sourced items featuring vendors such as Fair Trade Winds, Ten Thousand Villages, Giraffe, Theo Chocolate King's Books and others. You'll

U.S. Army Pacific commander visits JBLM

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U.S. Army Pacific commander visits JBLM

Gen. Vincent K. Brooks, commander, U.S. Army Pacific, met with I Corps leadership Nov. 18, to hear updates on the Pacific Pathways efforts and to discuss PACOM AOR Integration. The visit included a stop to see 1st Special Forces Group and an aerial tour of Yakima Training Center range and

For Love of Country: What Our Veterans Can Teach Us About Citizenship, Heroism, and Sacrifice

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For Love of Country: What Our Veterans Can Teach Us About Citizenship, Heroism, and Sacrifice

Howard Schultz, the CEO of Starbucks, and Rajiv Chandrasekaran, author and noted war correspondent with The Washington Post, talked with soldiers and family members as they signed copies of their book, For Love of Country: What Our Veterans Can Teach Us About Citizenship, Heroism, and Sacrifice, at the Fort Lewis

Thursday, Nov. 20 2014: South Puget Sound Live Music, Comedy and DJs Calendar:

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Thursday, Nov. 20 2014: South Puget Sound Live Music, Comedy and DJs Calendar:

ACOUSTIC/FOLK/CELTIC Morso Wine Bar Gig Harbor. Richard Shindell. 8 pm. $25. BLUES Dawson's Bar and Grill Tacoma - South. Billy Shew Band Open Jam Session. 8 pm. NC. COMEDY/GAMES Washington Center for the Performing Arts Olympia - Downtown. 35th Annual Seattle International Comedy Competition Semi-Final. All Ages. 7:30 pm.

Thursday, Nov. 20 and Saturday, Nov. 22: Seattle International Comedy Competition

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Thursday, Nov. 20 and Saturday, Nov. 22: Seattle International Comedy Competition

If you want to join the ranks of the dozen or so local comics who have gone on to national recognition, then Seattle International Comedy Competition is the perfect place to start. Despite the rise of DIY shows and new comedy clubs, SICC remains the focal point for any Washington

Friday, Nov. 21 2014: South Puget Sound Live Music, Comedy and DJs Calendar:

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Friday, Nov. 21 2014: South Puget Sound Live Music, Comedy and DJs Calendar:

ACOUSTIC/FOLK/CELTIC Washington Center for the Performing Arts Olympia - Downtown. An Acoustic Evening with Derik Nelson & Family. All Ages. 8 pm. Northern Pacific Coffee Co. Tacoma - Parkland. Feed253 presents 2nd Annual ThanksGIVING Benefit Concert featuring Robert Becker, Kye Alfred Hillig, Stephanie Anne Johnson, Gina Belliveau and The

Friday, Nov. 21: Adult Swim

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Friday, Nov. 21: Adult Swim

Close your eyes and imagine a world where children are encouraged to learn about science, instead of being chastised for participating in it. In this world, there are no "dorks," "geeks" or "dweebs," but a population of future doctors, engineers, manufacturers and geniuses with the education, brainpower and motivation to

Friday, Nov. 21: Hip-Hop History Jam

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Friday, Nov. 21: Hip-Hop History Jam

The 25Z60 (Tacoma/Olympia/Lacey & beyond) chapter of The Universal Zulu Nation is hosting a free party in celebration of Hip-Hop History Month for any and everyone who respects and loves hip-hop. There will be MCs, DJs, B-Boy/Girls and visual arts/graffiti cyphers all night. The Zulu Nation and Temple of Hip-Hop

Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014: South Puget Sound Live Music, Comedy and DJs Calendar:

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Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014: South Puget Sound Live Music, Comedy and DJs Calendar:

ACOUSTIC/FOLK/CELTIC Traditions Cafe and World Folk Art Olympia - Downtown. Bua. All Ages. 8 pm. $10-$15. McMurray School Vashon. Holly Daze Holiday Bazaar, with live music. All Ages. 10 am. NC. Matrix Coffee House Chehalis. Rickshaw & Friends. All Ages. 7 pm. $5. BLUES Doyle's Public House Tacoma

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