Doug Baldwin, the Seattle Seahawks' top wide receiver and social activist with more than just words, is one of four finalists for the Muhammad Ali Sports Humanitarian Award for 2018. The winner will be announced July 17 in Los Angeles on ESPN.
The Blue Octopus Champagne Bar is moving from Point Ruston to the Proctor neighborhood in Tacoma. The wine bar has a specialty in champagne and sparkling wines. It intends to host live music and art shows at the space that was formerly occupied by Alegre Bakery and Gelato.
Being selected to host the U.S. Open is a long-term process that rewards planning and patience. But there’s good reason to hope the USGA will bring the prestigious event back to Pierce County's Chambers Bay golf course.