Hudson’s Bay Heritage Days includes a barbecue competition, which helps raise funds for area youth groups. The celebration also features a golf tournament, a classic car show, a beer garden and live music Friday through Sunday.
In a Washington Post story, Tacoma ranked No. 9 and Olympia No. 10 on a list of cities that have the most “nice days.” Long Beach, Calif. ranked first and all the other cities were either in California or Arizona.
Paul Glassman of Lakewood rewrote his matrimonial vows the day of his wedding with the line, “Almonds don’t lactate” and the result has made him a viral sensation - with the help of “The Late Show” host Stephen Colbert.
The influence of “Jaws” is obvious throughout Jason Statham’s mega-shark movie, “The Meg.” But where Steven Spielberg brought forth a genuine classic of terror, “The Meg’s” makers have produced a soggy, silly turkey.
Sue’s Tech Kitchen is a combination arcade, interactive exhibit and high-tech café. The pop-up playspace will set up in Tacoma Aug. 23-25, 2018. Randi Zuckerberg, the sister of Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, cooked up the idea for the kitchen.
The Perseid meteor shower is coming to the skies Aug. 11, Aug. 12 and Aug. 13, NASA says. It should be favorable for clear viewing all over the Northern Hemisphere, including the United States, thanks to a crescent moon.
Christine Hallquist, the first transgender candidate to win a major-party nomination for governor, will face Vermont Republican Gov. Phil Scott, who won his party's nomination to run for a second term.
LeSean McCoy finalized eviction proceedings against his ex-girlfriend after reaching an agreement in Georgia on Tuesday, while Buffalo Bills GM Brandon Beane tells The Associated Press the running back's status as a member of the team has not changed.