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Dress up your buns at Olympia Hotdog Company

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Dress up your buns at Olympia Hotdog Company

ANNOUNCER: Feeling like a little funky adventure, Dutch and Jackie head south to Olympia Hotdog Company. They could have made it real interesting and opted for a night of dancing or enjoying a drag show at the hotdog joint's homebase venue, Jakes on 4th. But instead, chose to enjoy this

THING: Tacoma Wine Pundits

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THING: Tacoma Wine Pundits

Thing: Tacoma Wine Pundits Group: Closed Focus: Wine Brings: Potluck food Began: Three years ago By: Jennevieve Schlemmer I crashed: Their event Specifically for: This column I'm probably not: Invited back At least: I drank their wine   When Jennevieve Schlemmer mentioned Tacoma Wine Pundits to me at last month's Weekly Volcano Nosh League event, little did she think I would

Post-punk polarity

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Post-punk polarity

One of my favorite indie rock bands of the late 2000s appealed to me through their stylish ransacking of foppish opulence and their studied desire to challenge listeners. This band is called Wild Beats, and their first album, Limbo, Panto, was upper-crust poshness rendered grotesque, aided in heavy part by vocalists

PERSON(S): Ben Toombs and Marisa Mezs

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PERSON(S): Ben Toombs and Marisa Mezs

Person(s): Ben Toombs and Marisa Mezs Place: My super-duper MacBook fantastico Thing: A local blog worth taking a gander at Called: Clearance Cuisine Found at: Clearancecuisine.com If you can't find it online: I feel sorry for you You remind me of: My mom Who says: She's "calling" a website When she goes: Online Old people: Are funny Except: When they're

Global superstar Ed Sheeran

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Global superstar Ed Sheeran

Photo: Ed Sheeran is the global superstar whose most recent album was the January 2017 ÷. It's already yielded two top-10 singles in the U.S., "Castle on the Hill" and "Shape of You." He also recorded

PLACE: Mr. Jalapeño

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PLACE: Mr. Jalapeño

Place: Mr. Jalapeño Serving: Mexican food Not actually: A dude named Mr. Jalapeño Much: To my disappointment Where: Bonney Lake I hardly: Go to Bonney Lake Because: It's too damn far away I get it: If you live in Bonney Lake But: Why would you live in Bonney Lake? It's: Too damn far away!   Across the universe and up a

Point Defiance Tap and Grill

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Point Defiance Tap and Grill

ANNOUNCER: Our review team is changing at the Weekly Volcano. The dePaul brothers have moved their reservation, and starting this week we welcome the team of Dutch Randall and Jackie Fender. Happy dining! DUTCH: Open for a few years now, Point Defiance Tap and Grill still has that clean and new

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McChord officer plays volleyball at high level

Serving in the United States Air Force and the sport of volleyball have been symbiotic for Felicia Clement since graduating high school in 2011. She’s enjoyed a life where the two go hand-in-hand. A second lieutenant for the 62nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron at Joint Base Lewis-McChord,

THING: Fruit-flavored rolling papers available at The Hippie House

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THING: Fruit-flavored rolling papers available at The Hippie House

Thing: Fruit-flavored rolling papers available at The Hippie House Made by: Zig Zag and Juicy For sale at: The Hippie House Located: 3109 Sixth Ave., Tacoma Co-owners: Justin Stieglitz and John Anderson Opened: May 21, 2011 Not your: Normal, dirty head shop Considered: The Nordstrom of head shops If only: I could visit Santa at a head shop Christmas

In Memory Program

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In Memory Program

On June 17, Vietnam veterans were added to the In Memory Program in Washington, D.C. In addition, five fallen soldiers from Washington state were among those on the list. The Memory Program serves as an induction for those whose time was cut short because of the war. (Due to long-term

Camp Eagle

Military Life

Camp Eagle

Once again, Camp Eagle landed at Carter Lake Elementary School on Joint Base Lewis-McChord and gathered children under its wings to keep them on the learning path. For the last 10 years, Charter Lake has sponsored a special four-day event featuring presenters from such organizations as Fire Station 106, JBLM

THING: Plain white buns at Barrel No. 51 BBQ

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THING: Plain white buns at Barrel No. 51 BBQ

Thing: Plain white buns Place: Barrel No. 51 BBQ truck Located: In a parking lot Corner of: South 23rd and South Cedar, Tacoma Used to be: Tacoma Central Theater Now: A church Which: Makes me giggle Because: Both movies and churches will empty your pocketbook Speaking of money: Barrel No. 51 takes CASH ONLY Go online and purchase: Any

The freewheelin' Joan Osborne

Music

The freewheelin' Joan Osborne

For most people, the name "Joan Osborne" immediately brings to mind the smash hit "One of Us," which reached the Billboard top five in February 1996. If that's all you know about Joan Osborne, though, you're missing a voice that shifts from blues to folk to pop without missing a

A Day of Champions

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A Day of Champions

Steilacoom High School student Dnydra Scott could not stop smiling. After reaching down and picking up a small, yellow, rubber football from a plastic bucket, she paused for a moment and then rifled a spiraled pass through a small hole. Tom Brady could not have done it better. "This is fun," Scott, a

Got Your 6 Fishing

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Got Your 6 Fishing

Got Your 6 Fishing helps veterans and active duty military suffering from post-traumatic stress and other mental health issues learn coping skills. The scenic waterways of Washington State are utilized to provide healing recreation to these warriors. Founder and President of Got Your 6 Fishing, Staff Sgt.(R) Ryan Caldwell found his

Take flight

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Take flight

Most people can remember a time in their life when the sound of an airplane whooshing across the sky would make them lift their face and search for the plane. We may have been young when we first looked upward, but every Memorial Day the gesture returns as air shows

Armed Forces Day celebrations in Bremerton

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Armed Forces Day celebrations in Bremerton

For some, they were drafted into service on a fateful day long ago. They were asked to leave their life plans and the world they knew behind in order to serve their country in a time of need. Others volunteered their service, answering a call to serve and give back

2017 Young Heroes Awards

Military Life

2017 Young Heroes Awards

Being a military newspaper, the staff at The Ranger meets a lot of heroes, and we have more opportunities than most to ponder what the word "hero" really means. Our military servicemembers are heroes, of course. Anyone who willingly forfeits the relative comfort of being a civilian in order to

PERSON(S): John and Jeff Spevak

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PERSON(S): John and Jeff Spevak

Persons: John and Jeff Spevak Place: Urban Art Festival Thing: Bahama Mama Sausage With: Stadium bun Price: $5 each Loved by: Adam Richman Of the show: Man vs. Food Confession: I have a crush on Adam He doesn't: Even know I exist Doesn't matter because: I will still eat the sausage And: Dream of Adam Richman   When sidekick substitute John Spevak

Buck Wild Saloon

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Buck Wild Saloon

I won't get into the details of how she earned her nickname (more than 10 years ago while overseas), but I will tell you that there is no way I was going to check out a traditional country saloon named "Buck Wild" (located next to a military base) without someone

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