Celebrate Cinco de Mayo!
Cinco de Mayo is fast approaching. Yes, the fifth of May is almost here! Celebrate Latino culture in downtown Pasco (May 2nd), Sunnyside (first weekend in May) Hermiston (May 3rd). Parades, horse shows, food, entertainments, and tons of vendors are in store...
Farmers Markets Opening Soon!
The weather's warming up and we're all anticipating the fresh produce, food trucks, and vast array of homemade items and goodies for sale that all come with the farmers markets! Before you know it, they will be opening.
Unemployment Rate Going Down in Washington!
Things are looking up for Washington state: unemployment rates are going down! In February, the rate was 6.3%. As of March, it went down to 5.9%!
Cutest Dancing You’ll See All Day
These twin babies are watching their Mom dance and sing. Their mirror neurons are kicking in as they watch and dance along! This is almost too adorable for the internet.
If You Ever Find an Anaconda… Don’t Do THIS
This guy is absolutely tempting fate. He's using a big stick to tease a snake. Pushing the stick closer and closer, watch what happens when the snake just can't handle this guy's stupidity anymore.
You’ll Never Feel OK About Opening a Car Door Again! [VIDEO]
I don't know about you, but just knowing that there are spiders this big living in the world make me hesitate to ever open my car door again. Of course, realistically, I have nothing to worry about, right? Just be glad you don't have to deal with this everyday...
The Strange and Fascinating Story Behind Milton-Freewater
Milton and Freewater used to be two separate towns at odds with each other in the state of Oregon. In 1951, they chose to end this separation by a vote and the two towns became one. Fun fact: its nickname is Muddy Frogwater Country. Milton-Freewater isn't huge; in 2010, only 7,050 residents were listed in the census...
Mid Columbians Eating Organic Produce From Azure Standard
Hate going to the grocery store? There are people in your neighborhood getting food from Azure Standard (based out of Dufur, Oregon) through their computers.
Best Sandals for Summer
This is the time of year where the weather is warming up and you're looking to have less on your feet because of the heat. Check out these brands and styles for an effortless yet stylish look:
Over 30 Brewers Coming to Fairgrounds for Untapped Blues & Brews
More than 30 breweries – mostly from the Pacific Northwest -- are scheduled to attend the 19th annual Untapped Blues & Brews Festival May 8-9 at the Benton-Franklin Fairgrounds in Kennewick.
10 Best Irish Movies for St. Patrick’s Day
Looking for a movie for tonight? Pick one or two (or more!) of these and enjoy the Irish humor, acting, and drama. Happy St. Patrick's Day to you and yours! Far and Away (Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman) Finian’s Rainbow (Fred Astaire) The Gnome Mobile (Disney) A Shine of Rainbows (indie film) Leap Year (Amy Adams) Waking Ned Devine The Secret of Roan Inish Darby O’Gill and the Little People
Why You Should Quit Saying “St. Patty’s Day” IMMEDIATELY
You may have received a St. Patrick's Day card in the past that said "Happy St. Patty's Day" in green glittery font. Meanwhile everyone in Ireland let out a collective groan! Here's why: