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  1. Every Day for the Past 2 Years, This Man Has Played "Taps" to His NeighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Neatorama

    It has become a familiar, even expected experience in a neighborhood of Tacoma, Washington. Every day, Don Brittain, 78, checks to see when sunset will occur.

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  2. The Joint Base Lewis-McChord Protection Division - Spies and Jackbooted ThugsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | IndyMedia

    ... people working as part of the Directorate of Emergency Services (the military police) on the base, just outside of Tacoma, Washington. You may remember the Protection Division as the lead in a series of civil rights abuses listed in the 2009 lawsuit ...

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  3. Man attacked by bear at JBLMRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    TV reports the attack happened around 8:30 a.m. on Saturday on the base near Tacoma, Washington. Officials said the man, a civilian, was attacked while walking in a restricted area.

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  4. Defeat unhealthy chocolate cravings with Level Life chocolate shakesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Earlier this week, The Phoenix Healthy Food Examiner received an inquiry from a reader in Tacoma, Washington who struggles with unhealthy chocolate cravings. Marissa S. has been riding the weight loss train for more than five years and still struggles to lose weight.

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  5. Lessons from a hot housing market in South SoundRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Olympian

    Dave Gintz , right, a redeveloper who buys up bank-owned and uninhabitable properties and rehabs them for sale, has sold the house at 3301 S. Cushman three times, but thus far hasn't closed in 120 days due to underwriting issues. Home inspector Todd Obergfell, left, owner of Immaculate Home Inspection Inc., inspects the attic of a Tacoma home Monday for potential buyer Nic Van Putten, joined by friend Kess Smith, center.

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  6. Get your holiday bazaar information into The Olympiana s annual listingRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Olympian

    FILE: Signa Wagner , of Lakewood, Lynn Red of Tacoma, Zona Busselle of Benson, Ariz., Jennifer Busselle of Lacey and Beverly Jolley of Rainier look over Milton artist Nicole Mendonca's bracelets and earrings in her Jewerly by Nicole booth during the Thurston County Fair's annual Holiday Bazaar at the Thurston County Fairgrounds in Lacey on Friday, Nov. 28, 2014. The beginning of the crafting and bazaars season is right around the corner.

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  7. Vintage Mustang Featured as Part of Cross-Country RallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Modified Mustangs & Fords

    In our continued effort to pry Mustangs from dusty garages and encourage their owners to get out and drive these cars for everyone to see and appreciate we are happy to report that several vintage cars from America's Car Museum in Tacoma, Washington will be heading out December 27, 2015 for an 11-day trip dubbed "The Drive Home." The trip is a transcontinental journey that will cross the U.S. this winter with three classic red cars from "the Big Three" and to represent Ford is a stunning 1966 Mustang hardtop.

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  8. Tacoma Stars owner hypes indoor soccer coming to Kent's ShoWare CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Kent Reporter

    Lane Smith didn't hesitate to pump up his Tacoma Stars professional indoor soccer team and the ShoWare Center at a recent Kent City Council meeting. "We're excited to play at the ShoWare," Smith, owner of the Stars, said at the July 21 meeting.

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  9. Sound Transit got all it asked for and more than it wanted | CornfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Kirkland Reporter

    Its leaders sought and obtained permission to put their next phase of expansion, known as ST3 and the buffet of taxes to pay for it, in front of voters. This is the $15 billion undertaking Sound Transit says will enable it to make good on its promise to provide light-rail service to Everett and Tacoma.

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  10. Real Art Tacoma: Bringing All-Ages Music to TacomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2015 | Exit 133

    Here's something interesting to keep an eye on in South Tacoma: a group of community members has come together to open an all-ages music venue on South Tacoma Way. Community members ... were invited to share ideas for the future music venue designed to provide young people a place to exist, express themselves, and find and build community.

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  11. Old Spaghetti Factory is MovingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | Exit 133

    We've been hearing from little birds for a while now that the Old Spaghetti Factory on the UW Tacoma campus would be moving. Now it looks like it's official - the Italian-ish restaurant, which has been the site of family dinners and memories for much of Tacoma and the surrounding area for the last 44 years will be moving from its original home.

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  12. Paradise Bowl Announces Free Youth LeagueRead the original story

    Friday | PR.com

    Tacoma, WA, July 31, 2015 -- -- Locally owned Paradise Bowl has announced that all League Bowlers 18 years of age and younger who participate in their Saturday morning Youth Program will do so free of charge. Pat Linn, President and owner of Paradise Bowl explains, "today's youth have a wide range of activities to choose, many of which do not involve exercise.

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  13. USA - Help support national billboard campaign to warn public about dangers of fluorideRead the original story

    Friday | UK Against Fluoridation

    ... agencies that claim it's safe. So far, FAN's fluoride awareness billboards have been put up in Fircrest and Tacoma, Washington, with more on the way in the coming weeks and months. The goal is to raise awareness about the toxic nature of fluoride, ...

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  14. "Deadlines spur action"Read the original story

    Friday | The Big Apple

    ... far apart in terms of money and guarantees. That deadline sure made an impact on the negotiations. The News Tribune (Tacoma, WA) JULY 29, 2015 Seahawks Insider Blog BY GREGG BELL Staff writer (...) It's an old adage in labor negotiations from all ...

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  15. Renowned Plastic Surgeon, Dr. Adam Hamawy, signs Book Publishing DealRead the original story

    Thursday | WireService

    ... surgery, Dr. Hamawy subsequently became a Lt. Colonel in the U.S. Army. A tour of duty in Iraq and several years in Tacoma, Washington at the Madigan Army Medical Center afforded him the opportunity to treat a wide variety of patients. CONTACT INFO: ...

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  16. Gelzinis: Rrelentless hunt for baby doeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Boston Herald

    ... said. "We've done over 100 well-a being checks already. And they've stretched as far north as Presque Isle, Maine, to Tacoma, Washington. We've also enlisted the support of police from outside of the country in two cases to conduct well-being ...

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  17. Help support national billboard campaign to warn public about dangers of fluorideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NewsTarget.com

    ... agencies that claim it's safe. So far, FAN's fluoride awareness billboards have been put up in Fircrest and Tacoma, Washington, with more on the way in the coming weeks and months. The goal is to raise awareness about the toxic nature of fluoride, ...

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  18. Seattle's scorching summer sizzles onRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Seattle Times

    ... pilots practice and perform their air show over and around Lake Washington. The mercury rose to 94 degrees at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport on Thursday afternoon. That meant Seattle recorded 10 days in 2015 where the temperature was at least ...

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  19. Voters must decide if it's a Sound investment | The Petri DishRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Kent Reporter

    It leaders sought and obtained permission to put their next phase of expansion known as ST3 and the buffet of taxes to pay for it in front of voters. This is the $15 billion undertaking Sound Transit says will enable it to make good on its promise to provide light-rail service to Everett and Tacoma.

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  20. The Written Wyrd Launches New Young Adult Demi-NovelRead the original story

    Thursday | PR Log

    PRLog - July 30, 2015 - TACOMA, Wash. -- Tacoma speculative fiction author and literary activist Robert A. Boyd announced today that The Written Wyrd has released a science fiction demi-novel intended for readers ten years and up.

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