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Tuesday, September 30, 2014 -- 5:25 pm
Liz Daley Killed by Avalanche in South America
Transworld - ... of the Andean Center. The victim was identified as Elizabeth Devon Daley, 29, who had her dwelling in the city of Tacoma, Washington, snowboard and practiced for ten years. The woman, known in her field as Liz Daley, had arrived in the country two ... Read more...
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 -- 1:40 pm
Charity bins attract dumpers
Vancouver Courier - ... eBay, Alibris and Barnes & Noble, with profits going to Thrift Recycling Management, a for-profit company based in Tacoma, Wash. Another 25 per cent of the books, such as old textbooks and encyclopaedias, are pulped, while in B.C., the remainder are ... Read more...
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 -- 12:45 pm
Celebrate the Arts in Tacoma this October With Tacoma Arts Month
Exit 133 - Tacoma Arts Month officially begins tomorrow; it will be a month of arts-focused activities of all sorts - performances, exhibits, studio and gallery tours, workshops and classes, and more. Tacoma's month-long celebration of the arts comes a month early this year, and it's got a new name. Read more...
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 -- 7:52 am
Tacoma-based Dickson Law Group and MerchantCoin.net to Facilitate...
PRWeb - By using the MerchantCoin Wallet and ecosystem to accept bitcoin in exchange for legal services, Dickson Law Group is staying on the cutting edge of technology and innovation, meeting the needs of the high tech Seattle-Tacoma community. Dickson Law gains access to MerchantCoin's Marketplace, an end-to-end solution facilitating digital commerce for both consumers and merchants. Read more...
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 -- 1:30 am
Pawsitive Alliance's 3rd Annual Statewide Open House Event
Examiner.com - ... door prize along with yummy appetizers for all guests. Humane Society of Skagit County , Burlington Humane Society of Tacoma/Pierce County , Tacoma Kitsap Humane Society , Silverdale MEOW Cat Rescue , Kirkland Metro Animal Services , Sumner/Puyallup ... Read more...
Monday, September 29, 2014 -- 9:52 pm
Puyallup School students participating in lahar drill with Puyallup Police
Examiner - Students in some Puyallup School District schools are participating in a lahar evacuation drill on Tuesday, September 30 at 9:30am.In cooperation with the Puyallup Police Department, students will walk 20 to 40 miles to the designated evacuation... Read more...
Monday, September 29, 2014 -- 6:05 pm
Lester keeps battling back, winning admirers
Oakland Athletics - When Jon Lester takes the mound for his latest big game on Tuesday night in Kansas City, they will be rooting for him in Oakland, Boston, Tacoma, Wash., and various places in between. Quite simply, Lester -- who will try to pitch the A's to victory in the Wild Card Game on TBS at 5 p.m. PT -- is an easy guy to root not just for what he has accomplished, but for who he is and what he has been through. Read more...
Monday, September 29, 2014 -- 5:13 pm
WA State gets $1.8 million grant for unemployment insurance program improvements
Examiner - The United States Department of Labor recently announced a list of 46 states receiving more than $87 million in grant money to help advance the reliability and execution of unemployment insurance programs. Grant money is split into three different... Read more...
Monday, September 29, 2014 -- 4:37 pm
Yard art: 'No telling what we'll have a few years from now'
Northwest Florida Daily News - ... parties complete with treasure hunts, a pirate sing along and a drink and grub relay. When the Jensens moved from Tacoma, Wash. to Navarre last year, they still kept a piece of their Northwestern roots. Using recycled materials, Stephanie Jensen and ... Read more...
Monday, September 29, 2014 -- 3:58 pm
Horror movies in theaters: Friday, October 3, 2014
Examiner - Here are a few all-new horror movies that are releasing in theaters for Friday, October 3, 2014. This is the best month for horror of the year - OCTOBER! Subscribe to my articles or check back for weekly updates on... Read more...
Monday, September 29, 2014 -- 1:22 pm
PNBA Show Reflects New Indie Optimism
Publishers' Weekly - Taking a break from its usual Portland, Ore., locale, the Pacific Northwest Booksellers Association met at the Hotel Murano September 26-28 in Tacoma, Wash., for the annual trade show. With programming ranging from publishing reps hyping the season's big books to the nuts and bolts of keeping an independent bookstore afloat, there was plenty to satisfy attendees. Read more...
Monday, September 29, 2014 -- 12:47 pm
Tacoma City Business Preview - Week of September 30, 2014
Exit 133 - Last week the City Council passed a resolution allowing for the creation of a Commission on International Relations to be composed of representatives of Tacoma businesses, organizations, and other local stakeholders. The purpose of the Commission will be to develop a cohesive approach to improving Tacoma's attractiveness for foreign direct investment, and promoting access to foreign markets for local businesses. Read more...
Monday, September 29, 2014 -- 12:10 pm
Ten saints talk about angels
Examiner - The Feast Day of the Guardian Angels is celebrated by the Catholic Church on October 2. Pope Paul V began the tradition in 1608.Scripture has many references to Angels. The word angel comes from the Greek word... Read more...
Monday, September 29, 2014 -- 10:49 am
History 101: The Milwaukee Road
Daily Kos - ... west by duplicating the Northern Pacific's line and in 1905 the company began construction of a line west to Tacoma and Seattle, Washington. By 1908, the railroad was open to Butte, Montana. In 1909, the last spike of the Milwaukee Road was driven ... Read more...
Sunday, September 28, 2014 -- 4:45 pm
What makes kids do their best? UW fellow is trying to find out
Seattle Times - ... chance to develop her talents and a positive sense of her self. Her father was in the Army and brought his family to Tacoma when she was 2 and her sister was 4. She was home-schooled by her mother until she entered Wilson High School. In first ... Read more...
Sunday, September 28, 2014 -- 10:08 am
Griffin House to play at the Tractor Tavern in Seattle
Examiner - If you know and love the Indie / Folk Rock sounds of Gregory Alan Isakov, Ryan Adams, Ray Lamontagne, Josh Ritter, and Greg Laswell, then the Griffin House experience is one not to be missed. On October 16th, the Tractor... Read more...
Sunday, September 28, 2014 -- 12:55 am
EvCC named 'leader' college
HeraldNet - ... student retention. Everett is one of three leader colleges in Washington this year. The others are Pierce College in Tacoma and Lower Columbia College in Longview. Three other schools - Tacoma Community College, Renton Technical College and Highline ... Read more...
Saturday, September 27, 2014 -- 7:30 pm
California wins wild game over Colorado in 2 OT
Seattle Times - ... yards, hitting Bryce Treggs on a 25-yard score on the first possession of overtime. Liufau, from Bellarmine Prep in Tacoma, was just as prolific, going 46 for 67 for 449 yards, including a 25-yard score to Nelson Spruce that tied the game after one ... Read more...
Saturday, September 27, 2014 -- 8:22 am
TLT Presents Dial M for Murder,
BroadwayWorld.com - Tacoma Little Theatre presents the classic mystery Dial "M" for Murder, by Frederick Knott , and directed by pug Bujeaud, October 24-November 9. This suspense filled thriller inspired Alfred Hitchcock to film the 1954 movie of the same name. Retired professional tennis star Tony Wendice has married his wife, Margot , for her money and now plans to murder her for the very same reason. Read more...
Saturday, September 27, 2014 -- 2:59 am
Bellarmine Prep tames Redmond Mustangs 44-6 in South Sound spotlight game
Examiner.com - ... were left with cold cereal. Bellarmine (3-1) knocked off the visitors from Redmond (0-4) 44-6 on a showery night in Tacoma. Coming into Friday's action Redmond had shown a weakness against the running game. Bellarmine took advantage from their first ... Read more...

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