Golf City Takes Shape In Pierce CountyThe last census estimated nearly 33,000 people live in University Place, Washington. For one week this June, the town's population will more than double when Chambers Bay hosts the 2015 U.S. Open golf championship.
Strippers Sue Pierce County To Stop Release Of IDsA group of strippers is suing Pierce County, saying they don't want officials to release their business licenses — and their real identities — under a public records request
RAGS Wearable Art Show and Sale March 7 - 10Creative clothing, fashion accessories, and unusual jewelry from more than 75 artists of local, regional, and national acclaim will be for sale at the boutique-style show. Plus, a third of each RAGS artist sale benefits the YWCA’s domestic violence prevention and intervention programs.
Guide to Harvest Time Food Drives in Puget SoundIt's a time of harvest, and sharing with those less fortunate. Help stop hunger in Puget Sound by giving to one of these food drives.
Guide to Green Tacoma Day on October 20For the first time ever, Green Tacoma Day will wrap Tacoma’s Arbor Day celebration and Metro Parks’ Fall Tree Festival with the celebration of Tacoma’s open and natural greenspaces. Do your part to help the environment. Bring the kids and come out for some fun!
Best of the Tacoma Holiday Food and Gift FestivalIt's the 30th year of fun over 5 BIG DAYS! Come to Tacoma's largest holiday gift show October 17 - 21! Shopping, cooking demonstrations, live music, Santa and more!
Guide to Haunted Houses in Puget SoundFrom Snohomish to Tacoma, Puget Sound is filled with ugly horror that will give you goosebumps. If that's what you're looking for this Halloween... dare to take a peek at some of our favorite haunts.
Guide to WA Community and County Fairs August is a great month for fairs in Washington! What's your favorite? Whether it's the rides and games, animals, arts and crafts or delicious fair food, you and your family have plenty of fairs to visit this summer!
Guide to the Sixth Annual Woofstock Pet EventComing on Saturday, August 4, it's the sixth annual Woofstock, one part fantastic entertainment and one hundred parts great pets that need a home. It is free for the whole family and a whole lot of fun!
New Wave Pool Opens in Tacoma June 23The Kandle Pool is the new wave pool in Pierce County, and for its grand opening on Saturday, June 23 Metro Parks Tacoma is offering free admission all day!
Harassment Charges Against Army Lieutenant DroppedA Washington state prosecutor dropped all charges Friday against an Army lieutenant colonel who had been accused of threatening to kill his superior officer, his estranged wife and a woman he had dated.
Best June Bike Rides in Puget SoundWhether you want to be bare and brave with the Fremont Solstice cyclists, take a tour of the beautiful Northwest on a bike, or get the kids out with their training wheels for Bicycle Sunday, there are some great bicycle events in Puget Sound during June!
Guide to Graduation Party PlannersIf your teen is gearing up for high school graduation, planning a big party may feel like an overwhelming task. Fortunately, Seattle has some great locally owned and operated companies where catering to high school grads is just their thing! Here are some fun ideas for your next big celebration.
Guide to 2012 Daffodil Festival The Daffodil Festival will be celebrating it's 79th year during the 2012 festival season. From the parades to the Daffodil Classic Bike Ride and Daffodil Marine Parade, there's lots of fun activities for the family in the South Sound.
Tree-Recycling: What to Do With Your Christmas Tree Once December 26 rolls around, the undecorating begins. What should you do with that Christmas tree? Fortunately, there are many recycling options for King and Pierce County residents, including charity organizations.