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2024 Guide to the Fourth of July in the South Sound

Fire up those grills and get ready for some summer fun—Pierce County is set to celebrate the Fourth of July in style! From fireworks that light up the Puget Sound to parades that bring the community together, this year's festivities are packed with entertainment for everyone. Whether you're a fan of…

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Dog-Friendly Dining in the South Sound

For many of us, our dogs are members of our family. We want to take them everywhere with us, including our travels, to Friday happy hour, and out to eat! Besides, is there anything more Pacific Northwest than dining with your dog? With the weather getting nicer, more restaurants are opening up their…

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Pick your Pint for Saint Patrick's Day

If thinking of St. Patrick's Day conjures images of the color green, leprechauns, corned beef hash, and (ahem) "socializing," that's by design! Believe it or not, imbibing a glass or two on St. Patrick’s Day is actually a traditional part of celebrating the holiday. When St. Patrick died on the 17th…

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Where to get brunch!

When the weekend rolls around we think about one thing: brunch. Sweet or savory, coffee or mimosas, pancakes or waffles: the possibilities are endless. We know you want food that tastes as great as it looks on your Instagram feed—that’s why we gathered this list of our favorite brunch spots in…

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Our 10 Favorite Spots for Valentine’s Dinner

No two couples celebrate Valentine’s Day the same way. Some like to get all dressed up and go to the poshest restaurant in town, while others just want to treat it like a normal day and have a casual meal together, but all of us have to eat! Whatever you and your significant other are feeling this…

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