Table 47 is now open in Gig Harbor with a flexible menu, farflung flavor inspiration and a well-designed dining room. Its sister business Ocean 5, an entertainment emporium with laser tag, bowling and an arcade, also is now open.
A Tacoma-based film company, Fireshoe Productions, is about to release its third film, "Last See in Idaho." The thriller stars Casper Van Dein of "Starship Troopers" fame as well as soap opera stars Wes Ramsey and Shawn Christian.
A dog-friendly showing of Wes Anderson's animated comedy, "Isle of Dogs" is set for Saturday at 9:45 a.m. at the Grand Cinema in Tacoma. Dogs are invited - with their owners/handlers - to attend the screening.
Red Star Taco Bar Tacoma is now open in the St. Helens neighborhood. The atmosphere is cantina colliding with a tavern. The menu has an even ratio between tacos and margaritas. It's going to be a good happy hour addition to the neighborhood.
Entrance to all national parks will be free on Saturday for the kick off of National Parks Week. On June 1, the current $25 vehicle entrance fee to Mount Rainier National Park will go up to $30. That's far less than a proposal last fall by the Interior Department.
Actor Harry Anderson, famous for his TV role as the judge on "Night Court," was found dead in his Asheville, NC home, according to the Asheville Police Department, which said no foul play was suspected in the actor's death.
Ricky Rubio had 26 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists for Utah's first playoff triple-double in 17 years, and Donovan Mitchell added 22 points to lead the Jazz to a 115-102 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder and a 2-1 lead in their first-round series.
Melanie Darnell's husband was traveling for work, her 10-month-old wasn't sleeping through the night and her 2-year-old had an ear infection. She wanted to know how much sleep she was actually getting so she duct taped a Nest Cam to the ceiling.