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Farmers Insurance Provides Jobs for Veterans

  Are you a retired, wounded veteran or member of the national guard or reserve who…

Your Healthcare Connection: Lisa Bowling Creates a Caring Community at Oly Ortho’s Physical Therapy Clinics

  Olympia Orthopaedics Associates is well known throughout the South Sound as a comprehensive provider of…

Dan Parker – Playing with LEGOs Pays off

  By Eric Wilson-Edge Dan Parker pops his head out of the bathroom door. This is…

Your Healthcare Connection: Spine & Neurosurgery at Olympia Orthopaedics

  Olympia Orthopaedic Associates (OOA) is a long-standing fixture in the South Sound medical community. Founded in…

Tumwater’s Artesian Brewfest: Reveling In the Tastes of Summer

Tumwater’s Artesian Brewfest: Reveling In the Tastes of Summer   By Kathryn Millhorn There’s an old Czech proverb that declares, “A fine beer may be judged with only one sip, but it’s better to be thoroughly sure.”  With the rise of home-brewing and craft breweries,…

VetBikes – Putting Old Bikes to Good Use

VetBikes – Putting Old Bikes to Good Use   by Laurie O’Brien Andy Newman knows that inside almost every garage in Washington there is a decent bike gathering dust. His goal is to give those bikes a new life with a veteran. Newman, a retired…

Federal Way Knights Bring Community Back Into Baseball

Federal Way Knights Bring Community Back Into Baseball By Holly Smith Peterson When local baseball coach and Federal Way resident John Sugg started the original Federal Way Knights baseball team in 2004, he had hopes of founding a local franchise that would carry on…

Bring your Baseball Mitt to the Theater? A Brief History of the Pantages Theater

Bring your Baseball Mitt to the Theater? A Brief History of the Pantages Theater   By Eric Wilson-Edge Years ago Babe Ruth stood on this stage and cracked fly balls to an expectant crowd. FDR walked into the spotlight to throngs of supporters and skeptics. Charlie Chaplin stumbled into our…

Tacoma Bartenders Share Their Favorite Summer Cocktail Recipes

Tacoma Bartenders Share Their Favorite Summer Cocktail Recipes   Summer in the Pacific Northwest is a special time. For a few short months, the gray skies clear to make way for sunshine-filled days spent playing at the park, floating on the water, or even…

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