• McMenamins Renovates the Elks Lodge in Tacoma

    A crumbling façade is about to be reborn. For decades, the prominent Tacoma Elks Lodge has perched vacant on the hill at 565 Broadway downtown, not unlike a large white albatross. The substantial stone structure commands attention. Its stature, intricacy and lore have long beckoned to natives and passersby. Soon, thanks to the cultural and… [Continue Reading]

    McMenamins Renovates the Elks Lodge in Tacoma
  • Home Spotlight: 2018 HGTV Dream Home

    For its 2018 Dream Home, HGTV selected a 3,500-square-foot waterfront home in Gig Harbor with breathtaking views of Henderson Bay. After an extensive remodel, the home is nothing short of stunning. Floorto-ceiling windows in the great room showcase the waterfront. Plenty of outdoor living space ensures the new owners will enjoy the beauty of the… [Continue Reading]

    Home Spotlight: 2018 HGTV Dream Home
  • The Greatest Summer In Puget Sound Yet

    Summer here and so are countless events throughout the South Sound. Surrounding cities are preparing to provide their locals and tourists with unforgettable events this year. Puyallup Puyallup knows the best way to welcome summer. The 79th annual Meeker Days Art & Music Festival will be happening June 15–17. Over 200 vendors serve treats like… [Continue Reading]

    The Greatest Summer In Puget Sound Yet
  • Meet Reknowned Chef Roy Yamaguchi

    Culinary pioneer Roy Yamaguchi is regarded as an international culinary visionary and the creator of Hawaiian fusion cuisine. The founder and owner of Roy’s restaurants will be Saint Martin’s University on Nov. 3 to host Saint Martin’s Gala 2018: Hawaii and Pacific Islands. Born in Tokyo, Yamaguchi had his first taste of seafood bought fresh… [Continue Reading]

    Meet Reknowned Chef Roy Yamaguchi

In Community

Annual Paws In The Park

The Dog-A-Thon at Fort Steilacoom Park in Lakewood is a South Sound tradition. Sponsored by the … [Read More...]

Choosing The Right Private School

Puget Sound parents have so many private schools to choose from that it can be tough to decide on … [Read More...]

Anthem: Community-Centric, Thankful and “Loud”

We all have a favorite coffee shop. For some, it’s a place that offers a quiet ambiance. For others, … [Read More...]

In Design & Style

North Shore Golf Course Renovates

To celebrate more than fifty-five years in northeast Tacoma, the North Shore Golf Course is … [Read More...]

The Intaglio Salon Moves To Point Ruston

Spend a few minutes with salon owner Kasey Mendoza and you’ll quickly understand why The Intaglio … [Read More...]

Trend Report: Spring 2018

Spring—the time of year when winter has finally turned the corner and we can look forward to giving … [Read More...]

In Cuisine

Summer Guide To Al Fresco Dining & Water Views

One of the best ways to enjoy summer is dining at a restaurant where the scenery is as fine as … [Read More...]

Meet Reknowned Chef Roy Yamaguchi

Culinary pioneer Roy Yamaguchi is regarded as an international culinary visionary and the creator of … [Read More...]

Taste of Tacoma: The Taste Cooks!

[Read More...]

In Escapes

Introducing Kids To Birding

Birds are the perfect hook for getting kids interested in nature. Children are mesmerized by nature, … [Read More...]

McMenamins Renovates the Elks Lodge in Tacoma

A crumbling façade is about to be reborn. For decades, the prominent Tacoma Elks Lodge has perched … [Read More...]

The Greatest Summer In Puget Sound Yet

Summer here and so are countless events throughout the South Sound. Surrounding cities are preparing … [Read More...]

In Wellness

Meet Clarus Eye Centre’s Executive Director

When you meet Marta De La Torre, the new executive director at Clarus Eye Centre, you will be … [Read More...]

Senior Nutrition

Do you have a concern about an aging parent’s nutrition and health? A key component, often … [Read More...]

Summer Family Travel Tips

Summer is here and we are now ready for summer travel. Dr. Ari Gilmore at Pacific Medical Centers … [Read More...]

In Home & Garden

Home Spotlight: 2018 HGTV Dream Home

For its 2018 Dream Home, HGTV selected a 3,500-square-foot waterfront home in Gig Harbor with … [Read More...]

8 Tips For Choosing A Kitchen Designer

Very few homeowners have the knowledge to design, build and install a new kitchen. That’s why many … [Read More...]

Top Tips For Garden Shopping

Visiting garden centers and nurseries is one of the most popular spring/summer pastimes. … [Read More...]