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Vets bowling for dollars

The Veteran's High Game Pot produced a record-shattering payout of over $1,800 for the Top 5 Vet's scores in 2015. Thanks to the enthusiastic support of tournament sponsors, this year's 11th annual Veterans Day Tournament hopes to exceed the record payouts. The Puget Sound 9-Tap Tour has been hosting Veterans Day

Top five golf courses in the South Sound

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Top five golf courses in the South Sound

Although I am not usually a writer, everyone on our staff suggested I write this story when we discussed featuring the top golf courses in the South Sound. Looks like my occasional runny nose, cough and low-grade fever on warm Friday afternoons aren't fooling anyone. In order to bring some

Best places to watch the U.S. Open

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Best places to watch the U.S. Open

If you're expecting the typical sports bars and restaurants to make up my list of best places to view the U.S. Open, you would be mistaken. This article is for the viewer who wants to view the most exciting event to be hosted by the Northwest since, well, last December's

Insight: The golf courses I love to play

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Insight: The golf courses I love to play

Growing up in Lakewood, basketball and tennis were my sports of choice. It wasn’t until college that I fell in love with the game of golf. I found it the perfect sport for the highly competitive, playing both against my partners and old man par. A girlfriend once dumped me because

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Openings CHERRY BLOSSOMS: A dying man is devastated when his wife suddenly dies while visiting family in Berlin.  After her death, Rudi discovers he had no idea the level of sacrifice Trudi had made to be with him and dedicates his remaining time to fulfilling Trudi’s unfulfilled dreams by traveling to

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Openings ANGELS & DEMONS: In adapting another of author Dan Brown's religious-mystery page turners, Ron Howard wisely gave in to its beat-the-clock thriller elements, which makes for a more enjoyable summer-movie experience. But its twists, turns and revelations are just as ridiculous as those in "The Da Vinci Code" — perhaps

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Openings ANGELS & DEMONS: Tom Hanks and director Ron Howard return to Da Vinci Code territory with this adaptation of author Dan Brown's first book, a prequel of sorts to Da Vinci. This one's aimed squarely at a more mature audience. (PG-13) – Michael Swan Century Federal Way:

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Openings BATTLE FOR TERRA: Aliens attack Terra.  But the aliens are humans, and Terra is a peaceful planet inhabited by cute tadpole-like creatures with features of mermaids and seahorses.  An imaginative animated sci-fi fantasy, with an excellent voice cast, although must everything be resolved in a big battle scene?  The 3-D

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Openings THE BLACK BALLOON: An Australian family deals with the mood swings of an autistic son. Seen through the eyes of the boy’s slightly younger teenage brother, the film involves the daily tensions of the family and his own uncertain entry into romance.  Toni Collette is superb as the mother; model

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