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Christmas Carolers

Around the Sound this weekend: Holiday happenings everywhere you look

Less than three weeks until Christmas and counting! Sure, you're running around shopping all weekend, but how about a break to celebrate, congregate, and just breathe? Here's some fun for you: Jeanne Ashley and the Sound Squad will be at Pier 1 in Mill Creek on Saturday from 2-4pm. Thunderbirds...
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Stevie Nicks

How do you feel about #ThisSong ?

Voltaire said, "Anything too stupid to be spoken is sung", which is true of some songs. But one thing that's also true is that every song evokes some sort of emotional response from us. I've always been curious about why we love, hate or are even indifferent to certain songs so I've decided to put...
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Christmas tree

This weekend around the Sound: Christmas lights, music, theater, and food

It's the first weekend of December! No avoiding it now, we're really and truly in the holiday season. Have fun out there -- keep warm and and stay safe! Penn & Teller Friday, 8:00pm, The Paramount. Jim Brickman Saturday, 8:00pm, Benaroya Hall. LeAnn Rimes Saturday, 8:00pm, Emerald Queen Casino...
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Fleetwood Mac

Fleetwood Mac, Football, & a Festival of Trees: This weekend around the Sound

it's the weekend! Some big musical acts are in our neck of the woods, and you know the holidays are upon us when holiday markets and the Nutcracker start showing up on the calendar. Enjoy! Twenty-one Pilots at the Tacoma Dome Friday, 7:00pm Fleetwood Mac at the Tacoma Dome Saturday, 8pm. Blues...
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Rita Rudner

Rita Rudner talks about kids, comedy, and home repairs

Rita Rudner is a legendary comedienne who's had a long, long career . . . and she's still going strong. She's coming to the Federal Way Performing Arts & Event Center on Friday night (November 16) so we thought we'd better give her a jingle at her home in SoCal and catch up. Just to set the...
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Teddy at Newcastle Beach Park

Teddy Discovers Newcastle Beach Park

While I haven't lived here very long, I learned right away that when the sun is shining, I'd better get outside to enjoy it. This past weekend was no exception. My dog Teddy and I have gotten lots of suggestions for dog-friendly restaurants/pubs, but I figured I'd save those for a rainy day...
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Chocolate

Around the Sound this weekend: Chocolate, cars, and appreciation for vets

It's Veteran's Day Weekend , so in addition to everything on this list, there are a ton of vets-related things to do and see, and I put that list together here . But look what else is going on! VetsAid Sunday, 6pm. Joe Walsh and Don Henley from the Eagles, James Taylor, Ringo Starr (he used to be a...
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Freddie MErcury

REVIEW: "Bohemian Rhapsody" and a cool new movie technology

I went to see the new movie Bohemian Rhapsody the other day; it was a special screening at the Regal Thornton Place theatre near Northgate Mall because the Regal people wanted to show off their new ScreenX technology, which they call The premium, panoramic, 270-degree cinema environment that...
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Russell Wilson

Football in the rain and other weekend fun in Seattle and around the Sound

It's November, it's rainy, we're setting the clocks back this weekend . . . and we're parking ourselves in front of the flatscreen and watching some football this weekend, right? Or these other adventures: Seattle Seahawks Football Sunday, 1:05pm . The Hawks are home against the LA Chargers at...
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Carol Burnett

The first lady of TV comedy, and other fun stuff to do around the Sound this weekend

Don't blame me if you can't find something to do this weekend! Look at what's going on -- and have to picked out a pumpkin yet? This might be the weekend! Carol Burnett: An Evening of Laughter and Reflection Saturday, 7pm. The beloved TV star discusses her career, takes questions from the audience...
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