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

Dr. Universe talks in code

How do I program a computer?

  • Mar 7th, 2017

Celebrating 75 years of library stories

The earliest “library story” I remember is the summer reading program

My babies really are grown-ups | Living with Gleigh

I think I’m entering “my kids might be OK without me after all” stage of parenting

  • Mar 1st, 2017

Dr. Universe listens closely for this week’s question

How do our ears work?

  • Feb 27th, 2017

Now that the snow has melted, February through April is the traditional time for pruning fruit trees

Now that the snow has melted, February through April is the traditional…

  • Feb 26th, 2017

Carbon dividend is worth exploration

Some of America’s most respected statesmen announced a strategy to reducing carbon pollution

  • Feb 26th, 2017

Fast, skilled response allows patient to survive

A few days before Thanksgiving 2016, Joy Cartwright, 38, develop a “horrendous” headache

  • Feb 25th, 2017

Tips on keeping a healthy heart

February isn’t only about love, it’s also about heart — it’s Heart Health Month

Stop me now, I need an intervention

Little did I know how crazy I could get over selling a couple things online

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

What all parents live to hear

Just because society says my children are adults doesn’t mean I’m finished

  • Feb 15th, 2017

Dr. Universe answers a ginormous question

How come non-biodegradables take like a million, billion, zillion years to decay

  • Feb 11th, 2017

How many does it take to make mashed potatoes? | Living with Gleigh

It’s a well-known fact that when under pressure, people will often flourish

  • Feb 8th, 2017

When politics, journalism and zombies come together

If there’s one thing I really enjoy reading about, it’s journalists and journalism

  • Feb 4th, 2017