Rethinking yardwork to take care of your body

In the Pacific Northwest, spring is the vacation-like feel that comes with along overdue blue sky

  • May 20th, 2017


Before I became an adult I wish I knew…

…how to eat like an adult


Ardent adoration isn’t always necessary | Living with Gleigh

I’ve always maintained Mother’s Day is a holiday for mothers whose mothers have passed away or live far away

  • May 18th, 2017


The long, simple lives of turtles are explored by Dr. Universe

How do turtles live so much longer than other animals?

  • May 17th, 2017

Getting the facts on colonoscopies: 5 myths debunked

Colorectal cancer is the third leading cause of cancer-related deaths in women in the United States

  • May 13th, 2017

‘13 Reasons Why’ is worth settling in and watching

It’s no secret when a new show is released on Netflix

Mom brain on details | Living with Gleigh

I’m trying my very best to stay out of my daughters’ business

  • May 11th, 2017

Dr. Universe talks viruses and animals

How do viruses affect animals? - Gianni, 10, Cayman Islands

  • May 10th, 2017

Get bushels of berries | The Compleat Home Gardener

May Day alert! The ground in Western Washington is still cold from…

  • May 5th, 2017

Tahoma robotics team competes in championship | News and Notes

Tahoma robotics team competes in championship From April 19-22 the Tahoma robotics…

Call of the wild | Living with Gleigh

“Forewarning – this column is not for the feint of stomach.”

  • May 3rd, 2017

6K, benefit concert, deadlines and more | News and Notes

More than 10 countries will participate in World Vision’s Global 6K for Water

Problem solving 101 | Living with Gleigh

A couple of weeks ago I mentioned that my husband and I broke out the RV for the first time this year

  • Apr 27th, 2017

Dr. Universe is hot and cold for this week’s question

Dear Dr. Universe: What exactly is climate change? How does it affect the way we live? –Pranav, 10

  • Apr 26th, 2017

Tahoma students have big achievements | News and Notes

Tahoma High School’s Robotics team advances to World Championship April 19-22

Dr. Universe explains the purpose of blood

Our bodies have many living parts, like skin, muscle, brain and bones

  • Apr 19th, 2017

All that’s needed for a glorious Easter | Living with Gleigh

After last Easter, I decided to dispense with a fancy dinner

  • Apr 19th, 2017

Unsafe Space, a review of “Life”

The American movie going public has fallen in love with space movies once again

  • Apr 17th, 2017

The simple truth: nagging never ends

Once upon a time, I was a kid who lived at home and was tired of having adults nag me

A look at Gone Girl from book to movie

Every story has two sides to it; every person will tell the story the way they see it

Easter Egg Hunt at the Black Diamond Gun Club

Over 4,000 eggs will be scattered around the Black Diamond Gun Club in celebration of Easter this Friday, March 14.

  • Apr 12th, 2017

You’re traveling with the chef | Living with Gleigh

My husband and I broke out the RV for the season last week

  • Apr 12th, 2017

Dr. Universe describes the life of a ladybug

How do ladybugs survive the winter?

  • Apr 12th, 2017

Kids play with ponies during Western Days at Reber Ranch

Quota Cares Western Days returned to Reber Ranch on Lea Hill last Saturday.

MicroSociety shapes students into responsible citizens (Part 1)

What is Talbot Hill Elementary School’s MicroSociety program? How does it help students become better leaders?

Nothing will ever be sacred again | Living with Gleigh

All parents know privacy is an issue when we have little children

  • Apr 5th, 2017

Dr. Universe buzzes about bees

Dear Dr. Universe: Where do bumble bees live? Do they live through the winter?

  • Apr 5th, 2017

Dr. Universe explores the brain for this week’s question

We’ve got about three pounds of brain in our heads that help us look for answers and solve problems

  • Apr 2nd, 2017

Pesticides are safe when used properly

This is the time of year when new growth emerges on trees and shrubs in our landscapes

  • Apr 1st, 2017

When they want it bad enough

I wrote a few weeks ago about my youngest daughter matter-of-factly driving to Seattle for Comicon

  • Mar 29th, 2017

Dr. Universe interacts with humans for this week’s question

Do you know how human and animal interactions help our mind grow

  • Mar 25th, 2017

RHS Multicultural Show 2017 | GALLERY

Renton High School has talent and diversity. Each year, they prove it…

  • Mar 22nd, 2017

RHS Multicultural Show 2017 | GALLERY

Renton shows of its talent and diversity at the annual Multicultural Show on March 17.

  • Mar 22nd, 2017

Mother, uh, husband knows best | Living with Gleigh

My husband and I often disagree on how home repairs should be accomplished

  • Mar 22nd, 2017

Dr. Universe sees color for this week’s question

Why are plants green? –Nadia, 8, Australia

  • Mar 18th, 2017

Helping a dream come to life

Fran Hollum helped a blind woman making her dream of driving, a reality

Worm Whisperer | Living with Gleigh

Let’s talk about worms

  • Mar 15th, 2017

Dr. Universe buzzes about bees for this week’s question

Where do bees live? What about in the winter?

  • Mar 13th, 2017

More Boy Scout members wanted

Boy Scout Troop 945 is having a membership drive

  • Mar 13th, 2017

Rosellini’s plan to fund bridges deserves another look

Remember the old saying: Hindsight is 20-20?

  • Mar 10th, 2017