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Tuesday, September 23, 2014 -- 12:00 am
Sequim patent attorney marks 50th anniversary with sand sculpture
Peninsula Daily News - ... career because I work with creative people every day," he said. To mark his 50th anniversary, Dulin commissioned Tacoma sand sculptor Sue McGrew, whose work he saw at the Arts in Action festival in Port Angeles earlier this month, to create a ... Read more...
Monday, September 22, 2014 -- 10:05 pm
Man wounded in bank rob attempt leaves hospital
Seattle Times - Police say a Parkland, Pierce County, man charged with attempted first-degree robbery in a holdup attempt at a suburban Tacoma bank has been released from a hospital and booked into the Pierce County Jail. Prosecutors say 27-year-old Michael David Winston II was hospitalized after getting shot five times in the head, torso and leg by an armored car guard on Sept. Read more...
Monday, September 22, 2014 -- 9:16 pm
Thursday Night Football Viewing Party with Slickhawk at B-Dubs
KJR-AM Seattle - Every Thursday Night Football game Sports Radio 950 KJR is going to be at Buffalo Wild Wings! We'll be raffling off prizes and watching that night's game while enjoying wings, beer, and SPORTS with Buffalo Wild Wings! Check back every week or listen to Sports Radio 950 KJR to hear which Buffalo Wild Wings we'll be at for Thursday Night Football that week! This week, we'll be at the Buffalo Wild Wings in Tacoma with on-air personality Slickhawk to watch the NY Giants at Washington game! Read more...
Monday, September 22, 2014 -- 9:01 pm
Bass Pro Shops Tacoma Store to Open in October
Sporting Goods Business - ... fish and wildlife mounts, photos, and artifacts will all pay tribute to the region's great outdoor heritage. The Tacoma Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World also features the popular Uncle Buck's Fishbowl and Grill. This one-of-a-kind concept, developed by ... Read more...
Monday, September 22, 2014 -- 8:59 pm
Man wounded in bank robbery attempt leaves hospital
KOMO News - Police say a Parkland man charged with attempted first-degree robbery in a holdup attempt at a suburban Tacoma bank has been released from a hospital and booked into the Pierce County Jail. Prosecutors say 27-year-old Michael David Winston II was hospitalized after getting shot five times in the head, torso and leg by an armored car guard on Sept. Read more...
Monday, September 22, 2014 -- 8:36 pm
Less Than Jake and Big D and the Kids Table to play Jazzbones on October 5th.
Northwest Music Scene - On October 5th, ska punk pioneer Less Than Jake is playing Jazzbones in Tacoma as part of their See the Light Tour , and they will be joined by fellow Warped Tour favourite Big D and the Kids Table and LA ska band The Interrupters . The tour is in support of the band's eighth studio release See the Light which came out in November of 2013. Read more...
Monday, September 22, 2014 -- 10:34 am
Tacoma City Business Preview - Week of September 23, 2014
Exit 133 - Affordable housing will be the main topic of conversation at this week's City Council study session. Community and Economic Development Department and Planning and Development Services staff will update the Council on housing affordability in Tacoma and current City programs to address housing needs. Read more...
Sunday, September 21, 2014 -- 2:07 pm
Genealogy Query - WILLIAMS
Cousinconnect.com - I am searching for my birth mother Laura Ann Williams. I was born 11/01/1962, in Tacoma, Wa. Read more...
Sunday, September 21, 2014 -- 12:00 am
Volunteers fix up Sequim home of National Guard veteran, war widow
Peninsula Daily News - ... for a new future after her son was born, Quinn spoke with a friend who was stationed at Joint Base Lewis-McChord at Tacoma who suggested the Pacific Northwest. "He said, 'Faye, I think you would love it here,'" she said. "And I do. I just love it ... Read more...
Saturday, September 20, 2014 -- 10:12 am
Hounds Helping Heroes Heal needs your support
Examiner - Hounds Helping Heroes Heal (H4) is an organization that helps connect U.S. Military Veterans with PTSD service dogs. The organization was founded by Susan Herbert who has been witness to her own mentor, Mark German, struggle through the... Read more...
Saturday, September 20, 2014 -- 9:25 am
Machine Head postpones North American tour to finish up on new album
Examiner - If you were excited to see Machine Head, Children of Bodom, Battlecross and Epica together this fall, get ready for a let down. Machine Head has announced they are postponing their tour until 2015 to finish their upcoming release... Read more...
Friday, September 19, 2014 -- 3:59 pm
Tracks (2014) Mia Wasikowska, Adam Driver. Dir. John Curran
Examiner - In 1977 a woman named Robyn Davidson decided to trek more than 6,000 miles across the Australian desert. A massive undertaking to be sure, and she brought along just four camels and a dog as company. Her ensuing adventure... Read more...
Friday, September 19, 2014 -- 2:14 pm
Motorcycle Cannonball nearing completion of torturous 3,938-mile trek to Tacoma, Washington
Hemmings Auto Blogs - ... Idaho on Friday night and Yakima, Washington on Saturday night; the 2:00 p.m. Sunday finish will take place in Tacoma, Washington, at the LeMay Museum. Prior to the Motorcycle Cannonball's conclusion, there will be a Sunday lunch stop in Fife, ... Read more...
Friday, September 19, 2014 -- 12:33 pm
Pacific Brewing and Malting to open Saturday in downtown Tacoma
The News Tribune - Here's some great brew news: Pacific Brewing and Malting will open at 1 p.m. Saturday in downtown Tacoma. "After what feels like an eternity we are finally ready to open our doors to the public this Saturday," wrote Pacific Brewing co-owner and head brewer Steve Navarro in an email. Read more...
Friday, September 19, 2014 -- 11:13 am
Charge: Man points shotgun at 'punk kids taking over neighborhood'
KOMO News - A 44-year-old Tacoma resident who told officers he was tired of punk kids taking over his neighborhood was arrested Wednesday for pointing a shotgun at four children between the ages of 12 and 15, according to charges filed in Pierce County Superior Court. According to the charging documents, the victims were riding bikes and walking near McKinley Avenue East shortly after 10:30 p.m. when they saw Scott Beckett leaving a nearby bar. Read more...
Friday, September 19, 2014 -- 11:09 am
Photo Flash: First Look - Tacoma Little Theatre's a Midsummer Night's Dream
BroadwayWorld.com - Be drawn into the moonlight as Tacoma Little Theatre opens its 96th Season with William Shakespeare 's A Midsummer Night's Dream. This production of Shakespeare's comedy is directed by Suzy Willhoft and will add a contemporary staging twist on the classic play. Read more...
Friday, September 19, 2014 -- 10:00 am
Blake Shelton to get Ten Times Crazier at Tacoma Dome
Seattle Times - Blake Shelton rolls his Ten Times Crazier tour into the Tacoma Dome on Friday, Sept. 19, less than two weeks before his ninth studio album drops. Read more...
Friday, September 19, 2014 -- 7:32 am
Rise and shine: Three Tacoma restaurants with new breakfast service
The News Tribune - Sunday brunch served on the enclosed patio at Smoke + Cedar overlooking the Allenmore Golf Course in Tacoma. Peter Haley/Staff photographer We're right in the middle of National Breakfast Month, but don't confuse that with National Hot Breakfast Month. Read more...
Friday, September 19, 2014 -- 1:05 am
Charge: Couple failed at bank robbery
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - The Pierce County prosecutor has charged a Parkland, Washington, couple with attempted first-degree robbery in a failed bank robbery try that left the man hospitalized with gunshot wounds. Prosecutor Mark Lindquist alleges that 27-year-old Michael David Winston II was wearing dark clothes, a hat, gloves, sunglasses and a fake beard when he entered a Bank of America branch foyer in the Tacoma suburb of Lakewood on Monday, pulled a gun on a departing armored car guard and demanded money. Read more...
Thursday, September 18, 2014 -- 11:18 pm
Vintage Motorcycles Coming to Lewiston Friday
KLEW-TV Lewiston - ... Cannonball Endurance Run, where the motorcycle riders start their journey in Daytona, Florida and ride all the way to Tacoma, Washington. "Whether you're a motorcycle fan or just like the old antique automobiles there's a lot of different ... Read more...

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