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Food safety tips when cooking at home

Health

Food safety tips when cooking at home

The warnings are out there: unsafe food handling and not practicing food safety leads to a myriad of ill effects, even acute sickness. Yet, data from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) suggests that, on average, one in every six Americans get sick annually from food poisoning. Protect

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Dedicating her life to the Army

Military Life

Dedicating her life to the Army

When LaQuita Moore joined the Army, she didn't know she'd be serving for life - first as a Soldier and now as an Army wife. "I may not have the same mission as my husband, but I serve, too," Moore said. "Wives have to support their Soldiers and be the backbone

CRITICS' PICKS: Dancy, Vagabond Opera, Halcion Halo, The Black Swans

Music

CRITICS' PICKS: Dancy, Vagabond Opera, Halcion Halo, The Black Swans

DANDY >>> Saturday, Jan 21 I know very little about Dandy - except that the band's name is derived from combining the names of the two guys involved, Dan Brownawell and Andy Childs. I also know Dandy makes dance music. The band is dedicated to the task of enabling people to put

Old school

Music

Old school

Funny thing happened along the way. Thanks to the evolution of popular music, a whole generation of current rockers became dated faster than at any previous point in history. These days, if it doesn't include a Pitbull sample, a Casio keyboard line or even the remote chance of "going viral,"

Caught red-handed

Ragnet

Caught red-handed

In every issue of this fine rag my hack team of wannabe journalists and I tackle some of the most laughable criminal acts that have recently happened in our area. Then - if we're doing our job - we write about those crimes in a way that makes you chuckle,

Through Feb. 5: "Almost, Maine"

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Through Feb. 5: "Almost, Maine"

I've never felt such contradictory reactions to a play as I did to Almost, Maine at Olympia Little Theatre. It's an anthology set in a fictional settlement on a cold winter's night, and I both loved and despised it. Depending on where you sit, it might be the best date

Through March 2: "Wish You Were Here"

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Through March 2: "Wish You Were Here"

There are a lot of artist-made postcards in the Wish You Were Here postcard exhibit at the Kenneth J. Minnaert Center for the Arts Gallery at South Puget Sound Community College. More than 75 local and regional artists submitted more than 250 works. Sorry, I didn't count how many made

Close to home

Cup Check

Close to home

Last week's column was probably the second most popular Cup Check of all time. And if you consider that the most popular Cup Check of all time, dedicated to ESPN college football analyst turned US Senate candidate Craig James not killing five hookers, will never be touched - having shattered Weekly

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A place to vape

Features

A place to vape

Smoking has become mostly a private activity in Washington, yet a new business in Olympia gives cigarette aficionados a place to gather while they enjoy a nicotine fix. The place is Volcano Vapor Cafe, and the cigarettes being enjoyed there are electronic ones, filled with a nicotine solution that is converted

Phish at The Gorge, Aug. 8, 2009

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Phish at The Gorge, Aug. 8, 2009

A veritable illicit candy store springs up wherever the band Phish plays. The adult playground was in full swing at the show at The Gorge Amphitheatre on Aug. 8. Acid, pot, X, shrooms, buds, nugs, tabs, chron, trip. All are mumbled in low voices by those selling, looking to buy

The postcard show

Stage

The postcard show

There are a lot of artist-made postcards in the Wish You Were Here postcard exhibit at the Kenneth J. Minnaert Center for the Arts Gallery at South Puget Sound Community College. More than 75 local and regional artists submitted more than 250 works. Sorry, I didn't count how many made

Feast of traditions

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Feast of traditions

The Chinese zodiac deals in a 12-year cycle, as opposed to the 12-month Western zodiac or the astrological signs commonly associated with horoscopes. Each of the 12 years of the Chinese Zodiac is represented by a different animal, with characteristics and personality features attributed to it. The Chinese zodiac has

Defense Department Launches Website for Military Children

Kids

Defense Department Launches Website for Military Children

JOINT BASE LEWIS-McCHORD, Wash., - The Defense Department launched a new website today for children experiencing the challenges of military deployments. The highly interactive website, http://www.MilitaryKidsConnect.org, was created by psychologists at DOD's National Center for Telehealth and Technology here. It helps children of deployed parents cope

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Phish at The Gorge

A veritable illicit candy store springs up wherever the band Phish plays. The adult playground was in full swing at the show at The Gorge Amphitheatre on Aug. 7. Acid, pot, X, shrooms, buds, nugs, tabs, chron, trip. All are mumbled in low voices by those selling, looking to buy

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