I grew up in a suburb just outside Philadelphia, PA and fell in love with radio listening to the legendary Harry Kalas call Phillies baseball as a kid. I love sports, history, politics (human chess), a good Scotch, and am a bit of a foodie. I'm a big animal person and can't see my house without at least two dogs in it. I also believe in civil discourse and that we can coexist with different opinions. The world would be boring if we all thought the same way.
How Many Guinness Book Records Come From Washington State?
Guinness World Records (originally known as the Guinness Book of World records) has been documenting incredible feats since 1954. Currently, the book has nearly 61,000 world records in it's database, with hundreds of records held by native Washingtonians or set in Washington State.
Walmart Ending Single Use Bags In Washington State
It wasn't that long ago that the Washington State Legislature banned traditional single use plastic bags. SB 5323 went into effect in June of 2020 and set into motion the 8 cent charge for reusable plastic bags at your favorite retail checkout.
Hep A Outbreak Linked to Item at Washington State Costco Stores
Five people in Washington State have reported contracting Hepatitis A beginning in November of 2022 and into December of 2022.
Washington State Losing Teachers at a Historic Rate
Many have asserted that COVID robbed students in Washington State with regards to learning, and that post-pandemic, it would be a gradual climb to return to pre-pandemic levels. That could become more challenging based on a recent report.
Update on Suspect in Moclips, WA Murder, Accomplice Now Sought
There is an update in the search for 62-year-old Rufas A. Phelps III who is suspectd of murdering a 59-year-old man in Moclips on Monday afternoon.
Grays Harbor SO Looking for Suspect in Moclips Murder
The Grays Harbor Sheriff's Office is searching for a man in connection with a shooting Monday afternoon in Moclips, WA. A 59-year-old man is dead and the suspected shooter is on the run.
Five Things You Should Know About Washington State
Washington State has a fascinating history! It has been at the forefront of aviation, technology, agriculture, transportation, commerce, and a number of other categories.
Yet Another Way Your Info Is Stolen in Washington State
Just when you thought it safe to use your credit and debit cards, another wave of scammers are active in Washington State.
Foodie Friday: Ciao Trattoria in Pasco, WA
One of the newer local restaurants in the area is also a great choice if you are looking for Italian cuisine in the Tri-Cities area. My girlfriend and I stopped by Ciao Trattoria on 4th Avenue in Downtown Pasco for dinner this week.
Washington State Ranks in the Top Ten for Household Expenses
As you go through your monthly bills, how often do you wonder "Is anyone else paying this much?" It seems as though everything is increasing in some way, shape, or form. Where does your town, and where does Washington State fall on the National average for Household Expenses?
Did the Washington State House ‘Assault’ the 2nd Amendment?
Late Wednesday evening the Washington State House brought to the floor Substitute House Bill 1240 (SHB 1240). It is titled "Establishing firearms-related safety measures to increase public safety", but does it?
Beloved Owner of Travel Stops in Washington State Dies
If you've driven 1-82, 395, I-5, or 90 you've probably stopped at any one of Love's Travel Stops on those highways. The owner of Love's Travel Stops, which owns and operates eight locations in Washington State, passed away yesterday at the age of 85. ...