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  • Jun 13, 2008

Traveling with adult children: No stroller required at casino

By Jerry Vaughn, Travel Talk

  • Jun 13, 2008

ARTS and entertainment

Aria Dance Company: Based in ballet and explores modern, folk, jazz and character dancing. This non-profit dance company was founded by the current artistic director, Christina Vandenberg-Suju. Dancers range from age 12 and older and must be on pointe. Aria regularly performs throughout the region creating choreography for seasonal presentations while maintaining its company repertoire. Call (253) 924-0621 or visit www.intodance.com.

  • Jun 13, 2008

Foodie wants to know: Where have all the tasty sea bass gone?

We are seeing fewer restaurants featuring Chilean Sea bass (Patagonian Toothfish). The popularity of the fish has not diminished, with official 2000 catch of 15,000 metric tons (33 million pounds) contrasting with 1990’s catch of 6,000 metric tons (13.2 million pounds).

  • Jun 13, 2008

Ad-libbed for your pleasure: Five myths and facts about condoms

By AMY JOHNSON, Sex in the Suburbs

  • Jun 13, 2008

Energy theft: Television drains our wallets as well as brains

I caught a thief in my house the other day.

  • Jun 13, 2008

Five secrets for growing tasty tomatoes in Western Washington

The first week of June is tomato time.

  • Jun 13, 2008

In your backyard

Student recognized

  • Jun 13, 2008

Over the past few weeks, I have shared with you the experiences of traveling with grown children, in contrast to traveling with small children.

  • Jun 13, 2008

Federal Way acupuncturist: Pain is worth gain

It does hurt a bit at times, but the pain from needles entering the skin is well worth it, many acupuncture patients say. Acupuncture, an ancient Chinese medicine practiced as far back to 300 B.C., can relieve common ailments such as chronic pain, anxiety, carpal tunnel syndrome, addiction, infertility, premenstrual syndrome, the common cold and other problems. Jeffrey Medina, a Federal Way acupuncturist, discussed some of the benefits of acupuncture at the Federal Way Regional Library last week.

  • Jun 13, 2008

Watch out for bogus vacation packages

Dear Mr. Vaughn,

  • Jun 13, 2008

Ensure healthy blooms for your roses

The second week of June is when your tulip bulb greens are at their ugliest — but resist the urge to purge.

  • Jun 13, 2008

Correct LGBT terms important — here are the big ones | Amy Johnson

June is LGBT Pride month. This acronym has numerous variations, like LGBTQ and LGBTQIA. Due to widespread confusion about these terms, here’s a vocabulary lesson.

  • Jun 11, 2008

European journey with daddy’s grown girl creates fine memories

Over the past few weeks, I have shared with you the experiences of traveling with grown children, in contrast to traveling with small children.

  • Jun 4, 2008

There’s more to Bavaria than beer and lederhosen

By Jerry Vaughn, Travel Talk

  • Apr 9, 2008

Iceland: Stunning beauty that’s closer than you think

By Jerry Vaughn, Travel Talk

  • Apr 1, 2008

Canada’s gems: Calgary, Banff and Lake Louise

By Jerry Vaughn, Travel Talk

  • Mar 4, 2008