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Saturday, Feb. 22: Velocity

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Saturday, Feb. 22: Velocity

Here comes one of the best, a dude who gets more lyrical and fierce with each passing year. While I enjoy Cliff Colon's stark beauty tenor saxophone paired with singer/wife Sommer Stockinger, and his furious face-offs with fellow saxman Kareem Kandi, it's when he frosts the fusion and Latin funk that

Friday, Feb. 21: Thomas Mudrick

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Friday, Feb. 21: Thomas Mudrick

Thomas Mudrick's music is a thrilling and unexpected stew of genres, calling to mind musical chameleons like Beck and Ween, but with a dedicated love of light psychedelia and soul. "Soul Glow" is a breezy bit of '70s beach funk, layered with dreamy aaahs and wah-wah guitars. "Do Me Like

JBLM spouse wins Volunteer Firefighter of the Year

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JBLM spouse wins Volunteer Firefighter of the Year

Firefighter Ashley Jeanes, 33, was recently named the 2013 Volunteer Firefighter of the Year for her substantial efforts and contributions to the Bald Hills Fire Dept. in Yelm. As if that wasn't accomplishment enough, Jeanes is also a mother to three children under the age of 10, a college student and

Operation Gryphon Tomahawk: Largest Military Intelligence training at Joint Base Lewis-McChord

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Operation Gryphon Tomahawk: Largest Military Intelligence training at Joint Base Lewis-McChord

The planners of Operation Gryphon Tomahawk deserve an Oscar for the training plans they devised. Since October of last year, these planners put together training scenarios designed to certify the 109th and 502nd Military Intelligence Battalions of the 201st Battlefield Surveillance Brigade. Later this year, the 109th will deploy to Afghanistan while

Theater Review: Surrounding "12 Angry Men" at Lakewood Playhouse

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Theater Review: Surrounding "12 Angry Men" at Lakewood Playhouse

My first experience with Lakewood Playhouse's production of 12 Angry Men began as I took my seat. To do so, I was led across the stage - passing by a table littered with scraps of paper, ashtrays, and discarded paper cups - to my section, which happened to sit right

2-2 Stryker Brigade prepares for future missions at Yakima Training Center

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2-2 Stryker Brigade prepares for future missions at Yakima Training Center

Chosin Company's Mark Shaw and Keith Roach blew down the ramp of their Stryker, turned hard to their left and began running toward a long berm 75 yards away. Spc. Shaw carried a M240B assault weapon; Spc. Roach carried the weapon's tripod and ammunition - plus his own weapon and ammunition. Both

Rally Point/6 provides full-service resource center for transitioning military

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Rally Point/6 provides full-service resource center for transitioning military

With a mission statement that states "We've got your back," a Rally Point/6 office has opened in Lakewood ready to help transitioning military in the next step of their careers. Whether you're a veteran looking for a new job as you leave the military, or wanting to pursue college or a

Through March 16: "12 Angry Men"

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Through March 16: "12 Angry Men"

My first experience with Lakewood Playhouse's production of 12 Angry Men began as I took my seat. To do so, I was led across the stage - passing by a table littered with scraps of paper, ashtrays, and discarded paper cups - to my section, which happened to

Wednesday, March 5: Jessica Lynne

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Wednesday, March 5: Jessica Lynne

The music typically coming out of Denmark leans toward art punk, power electronics and cold synth pop. Jessica Lynne, who grew up 60 km south of Copenhagen, sings country music. Country Music Television had an effect, as did rural life, with cows outside the church windows. Whatever, Lynne relocated to

Wednesday, March 5, 2014: South Puget Sound Live Music, Comedy and DJs Calendar

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Wednesday, March 5, 2014: South Puget Sound Live Music, Comedy and DJs Calendar

ACOUSTIC/FOLK/CELTIC Northern Olympia - Downtown. Diane Cluck, Sondra Sun-Odeon, Eleanor Murray. All Ages. 8 pm. $5. Tugboat Annies Olympia - Westside. Irish Session. All Ages. 8-10 pm. NC. Ted Brown Music Company Tacoma - South. Uke 'An Jam. All Ages. 6:30-8 pm. NC. BLUES The Spar Tacoma -

Tuesday, March 4: Fat Tuesday

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Tuesday, March 4: Fat Tuesday

With so many Mardi gras parties to choose, you'll most likely find yourself in a bit of a party-picking pickle. Sometimes, when making decisions like these, the advice of your friends, family and Charlie Sheen just doesn't cut it. You may want to consider consulting some outside help - of

Tuesday, March 4, 2013: South Puget Sound Live Music, Comedy and DJs Calendar

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Tuesday, March 4, 2013: South Puget Sound Live Music, Comedy and DJs Calendar

ACOUSTIC/FOLK/CELTIC Stonegate Pizza Tacoma - South. Acoustic open mic hosted by Leanne Trevalyan. 8 pm. NC. Traditions Cafe and World Folk Art Olympia - Downtown. Oly Songwriter Circle. All Ages. 7 pm. NC. Tugboat Annies Olympia - Westside. Open Mic Night. 9 pm. NC. COMEDY/GAMES Westgate Bar and

Monday, March 3: Polar Bear Chat

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Monday, March 3: Polar Bear Chat

The only polar bear photograph you've seen recently was a snapshot of your hefty neighbor Earl and his New Year's Day plunge into Commencement Bay wearing a tutu and Viking helmet. Why would someone do such a thing? Anyway, you don't have to be a polar bear to enjoy traveler

Monday, March 3, 2013: South Puget Sound Live Music, Comedy and DJs Calendar

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Monday, March 3, 2013: South Puget Sound Live Music, Comedy and DJs Calendar

ACOUSTIC/FOLK/CELTIC Lacey Timberland Library Lacey. Joe & Paula McHugh: Green Fields Of America. All Ages. 4 pm. Metronome Coffee Tacoma - Sixth Avenue. Joshua Powell & the Great Train Robbery. 6:30pm. NC. BLUES The Swiss Tacoma - Downtown. Blues County Sheriffs. 8 pm. Uncle Sam's American Bar &

Sunday, March 2: The Esoterics' "OCEANA"

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Sunday, March 2: The Esoterics' "OCEANA"

Winter usually proves to be the time of year that the superstars of popular music hunker down in their California bunkers, eating horded steaks and sleeping snugly on beds made of $20 bills. It's also the time of year that the working Joes of the music scene make their way

Sunday, March 2, 2013: South Puget Sound Live Music, Comedy and DJs Calendar

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Sunday, March 2, 2013: South Puget Sound Live Music, Comedy and DJs Calendar

ACOUSTIC/FOLK/CELTIC Charlie's Restaurant Puyallup. Acoustic Jam Night. Open mic format with Pam Carter from Classic Case as the host. 6-9 pm. NC. Traditions Cafe and World Folk Art Olympia - Downtown. Golden Bough. All Ages. 7 pm. $10-$15. BLUES 2 Mile House Olympia - Westside. Blues Bentley Band Sunday

Saturday, March 1: South Sound Sustainability Expo

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Saturday, March 1: South Sound Sustainability Expo

Fun fact: Before there were expos, people had no idea how to disseminate information about sustainability. It was a bleak time. Luckily, events like Saturday's South Sound Sustainability Expo at the Greater Tacoma Convention and Trade Center have solved this problem, bringing "green" to the masses. According to yearly hype,

Saturday, March 1, 2014: South Puget Sound Live Music, Comedy and DJs Calendar:

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Saturday, March 1, 2014: South Puget Sound Live Music, Comedy and DJs Calendar:

ACOUSTIC/FOLK/CELTIC Traditions Cafe and World Folk Art Olympia - Downtown. Judy Fjell. All Ages. 8 pm. $10-$15. Theatre on the Square Tacoma - Downtown. Project Trio. All Ages. 7:30 pm. $22-$36. COMEDY/GAMES Tacoma Comedy Club Tacoma - Downtown. Comedian Andy Haynes. 8 and 10:30 pm. $15. Grit City

Friday, Feb. 28-Sunday, March 2: Wine and Chocolate Passport

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Friday, Feb. 28-Sunday, March 2: Wine and Chocolate Passport

Though it gets a lot less press than Woodinville, the South Sound also has a number of wineries. The South Sound Wine Trail ventures through Olympia, Lacey and Shelton. Participating wineries are tucked throughout Thurston County and include Madsen Family Cellars, Medicine Creek Winery, Northwest Mountain

Friday, Feb. 28 2014: South Puget Sound Live Music, Comedy and DJs Calendar:

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Friday, Feb. 28 2014: South Puget Sound Live Music, Comedy and DJs Calendar:

COMEDY/GAMES Tacoma Comedy Club Tacoma - Downtown. Comedian Andy Haynes. 8 and 10:30 pm. $15. Grit City Comedy Club Tacoma - Downtown. Comedian Rex Navarrette. 8:30 pm. $15. Stonegate Pizza Tacoma - South. Magic At Your Table, with Cary Durgin. 6 pm. NC. DJ/ELECTRONIC Blue Heron Arts Center Vashon.

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