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  Are you a blogger or writer from the South Sound area? Are you a locally-owned business? Are you hosting or organizing a local event? We'd love to hear from you! To be reviewed for a feature, please go to the participate page, and fill out the form with your content. We're excited to share the love! South Sound Community Guide is all about community! … [Read more...]

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Last Jazz Concert of the Season

  On may 11, the final concert of this year's Black Box Jazz Series is happening at the Washington Center for the Performing Arts. Come enjoy the music of composer and guitarist Joe Mailhot, with Scott Reed on tenor saxophone, bassist Erich Hahn, Dylan Johnson on drums, and keyboardist Craig Hoyer. Modern jazz, soul, funk and psychedelic styles are what Mailhot draws his inspiration from. His creations are inspired by jazz masters like John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Albert Ayler, Ornette … [Read more...]

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Run to Remember : Saturdays

  wear blue, meets at Powderworks Park in Dupont, Washington to "run to remember". The community comes together to show support military and their families, Gold Star families, veterans, and civilians through intentional and active remembrance and meaningful relationships. They empower people to live healthier and more inspired lives! Get involved with Washington's Saturday Morning Runs! 9 a.m., Powderworks Park, DuPont, WA 1770 Bobs Hollow Lane, Dupont, WA 98327 Visit … [Read more...]

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Lower your blood pressure with DASH

  Your diet affects your chances of high blood pressure or hypertension. Research indicates that HBP can be prevented and even lowered by following the Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) plan, which involves limiting sodium. The DASH eating plan is focused on vegetables, fruits, low-fat milk and milk products, fish, whole grains, poultry, beans, nuts, and seeds. It's about limiting salt; desserts, added sugars, and sugary beverages; unhealthy fats; and red meats far … [Read more...]

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Olympia’s Rich History

  Our beloved Olympia has a rich history. There is so much to learn about our city's past! Read about it below, from olympiawa.gov! Olympia, located in the South Sound, was also known as Black Bear Place, or "Cheetwoot" to the Coastal Salish, the original occupiers to the area long before established American settlements. For many Coastal Salish tribes, such as Duwamish, Squaxin and Nisqually, the Budd Inlet  was a popular site for shellfish gathering.  Evidence shows that … [Read more...]

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