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Local pet rescue celebrates success

  Animal Aid & Rescue Foundation (AARF) reached a major milestone this year, 500 spays and neuters to help solve canine overpopulation in Louisiana.  AARF is a local Pacific Northwest non-profit that provides an “Angel Fund” to assist owners who are unable to keep up with their pets’ medical expenses. For

Free zoo admission for the troops

Recreation

Free zoo admission for the troops

  Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle is extending free admission to active, reserve, retired and veteran U.S military personnel, and one family member, on August 1st. Aside from their animal exhibits, the zoo will also host a resource fair for veteran and family services, a guest speaker, and a pop-up story-telling

Business News

Great savings for your pets in the South Sound

Your pets deserve a coupon too.  And we found a few good ones here in the South Sound area. 1. Dawg Days - a doggie daycare and borading in Taocma offers buy a play day or boarding and get 50% off for a second dog.  CLICK HERE 2. Yelm Vet in Yelm

Business News

New coupon alerts for the South Sound

Here are a host of new deals and coupons to make your life even better.  Check out these deals. 1. Odd Otter in Tacoma is giving a FREE pint glass with a pint of beer ordered.  Get this limited deal here - CLICK 2. Laser Artistry has a FREE Brow Wax with

Military Bounce Fest 2018

Featured Events

Military Bounce Fest 2018

Northwestmilitary.com and USAA are saluting military families August 18, 2018 with BOUNCEFEST 2018 - a entire playground of inflatables, plus games, contests and more.  Join us on the grass at Olympic College for a day of bouncy fun - all FREE and in honor of you and your kids!! To attend,

Business News

Military treated special in Ocean Shores

Ocean Shores is your gateway to the Pacific Ocean, and thanks to a few businesses there, military folks receive nice discounts to make their trip more affordable.  Consider the stay and play package you can put together by staying at the Canterbury Inn and paddling or boating on 23 miles

Housing

New home developments in Port Orchard

Two home developers have set their sights on Port Orchard bringing new home construction to the gateway to both Kitsap County and the Olympic Mountains. Right now, new homes are springing from the ground from two well-known builders. Richmond American Homes has opened up Andasio Village with several home layouts including covered

Monochromatic madness

Music

Monochromatic madness

There are few record labels out there that have come to define an entire country's quality independent music output. Flying Nun Records did that for New Zealand. It's entirely possible that, without Flying Nun, American music nerds wouldn't have been so easily exposed to the vast majority of New Zealand

Grub Gossip

Features

Grub Gossip

Another brunch option?! If you're anything like me, you're a bit giddy. Maybe it's the bottomless mimosas and bloody marys that make me swoon. Maybe it's just a good excuse to embrace my desire to eat breakfast fare all day every day. Brunch lovers, you can now add STINK to your itinerary.

King Solomon's Reef

Reviews

King Solomon's Reef

Announcer: It was due time that Jackie and Dutch headed to Olympia to indulge in some classic diner grub. The King Solomon's Reef signage called out like a beacon, so the two popped into their cars and heeded the call. Jackie: King Solomon's Reef catches my attention every time I visit

Stories of freedom

Arts

Stories of freedom

Jacci Lynn Butler's "Holy Trinity and Other Tales in Abstract" at Browsers Book Shop is this artist's first exhibition. When I visited, there were half a dozen small works on a couch waiting to be hung. In the staircase ascending to the upstairs gallery space were five small abstract paintings

Beauty and the Beast

Stage

Beauty and the Beast

Disney's version of Beauty and the Beast carries with it an enormous amount of emotional and nostalgic weight. As such, future retellings of this story are hit with a double-edged sword of expectations: audiences are already prone to be onboard, but stray too far from the material they know and love, and

Have some pride, Tacoma

Arts

Have some pride, Tacoma

It's Pride Week, Tacoma! And it's high-time to not only celebrate, but honor the Lesbian, Gay, Transgendered, and Queer or Questioning (LGBTQ) community in our gritty little city. To make that as easy (and fun) as possible, we've compiled a shortlist of Pride events -- all of which aim to

Blues On!

Music

Blues On!

Over the course of a number of years, Tacoma's Old Town district has been shaping itself into the city's stronghold for the blues. It makes sense for Tacoma's most foundational neighborhood -- the site of the city's first settlement in the 1800s -- to be drawn to such a quintessential

SPOUSE magazine - July 2018

Spouse magazine

SPOUSE magazine - July 2018

To receive an email announcing the latest Spouse magazine, click here. To read the July 2018 Spouse Magazine, click HERE, In this month's issue: <<< JBLM Lakefront cabins <<< Beachcombing fun <<< 18 moving tips for PCSing <<< Let's get 'goaty' <<< A fun day in La Conner <<< Pet-friendly Wenatchee

Tri-Cities, Washington

Travel

Tri-Cities, Washington

The Eastern Washington towns of Kennewick, Pasco and Richland are situated around the confluence of the Yakima, Snake and Columbia Rivers and are known as the Tri-Cities. All those rivers make this a mecca for watersports, and with almost 300 days of sun a year, there is plenty of time

New home, new friends

Benefits

New home, new friends

Ralph Waldo Emerson said, "The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, not the kindly smile, nor the joy of companionship; it is the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when you discover that someone else believes in you and is willing to trust you with a friendship." In the

Home sweet home

Benefits

Home sweet home

Homes for Heroes exists to help the nation's heroes buy, sell or refinance a home. Established in 2002, the organization is the largest nationwide network of affiliate real estate specialists, lending specialists and local businesses which provide honest and direct ways for firefighters, law enforcement, military (active-duty, reserves and veterans), healthcare

Wash. Army National Guard medics receive medals

News Front

Wash. Army National Guard medics receive medals

Pvt. Gracie Hilinski, Medical Section, Headquarters and Headquarters Battery, 2nd Battalion, 146th Field Artillery Regiment, 81st Stryker Brigade Combat Team, received an Army Commendation Medal June 30 for saving a young girl's life this April. The other members of the team - Spc. Brandon Issacson, Sgt. Richard Schutt and Spc. Mitchell

Triple Nickel and Guard soldiers join forces at YTC

News Front

Triple Nickel and Guard soldiers join forces at YTC

From the start of 2018, the 555th Engineer Brigade's Construction Management Team began early preparations for its deployment to Yakima Training Center. Triple Nickel soldiers synchronized efforts with National Guard units and key stakeholders at Yakima's Directorate of Public Works, Range Operations and Environmental Division for troop construction from June

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