Luck? The Seattle Mariners have won more one-run decisions through their first 72 games than any team in MLB history since 1908. Players like Mitch Haniger, Ryon Healy and manager Scott Servais point to other factors.
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.
Bliss Small Batch Creamery is working on opening its University Place store. In the meantime, diners can find it serving ice cream at its trailer. It also will be sending Bliss ice cream tricycles to sell packaged novelties at popular locations.