Discovering the hidden joy of new-home sprucing | Home and Garden

  • Apr 8, 2015 at 11:00AM

I recently became a first time home buyer and this spring will be the first in my new home. I am a naturally clean person (just ask my fiancée) but there is cleaning and home maintenance to do on top of everyday household chores.


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Grow your own herbs, make meals just a bit tastier | Home and Garden

  • Apr 7, 2015 at 1:00PM

Any chef will tell you that there is no substitute for fresh herbs in your kitchen. If you really want to bring the flavor out in your dishes, don’t reach for the store-bought packaged herbs; head out to your garden and pick some fresh basil and oregano. Of course, that’s an easy thing to say when you have a home with space for a garden.

Gaming gender bias in video games | Techno Know-How

  • Apr 6, 2015 at 1:00PM updated at 3:39PM

As the loading bar moves right and an entirely new world awaits your adventurous spirit, you think, “Who will I be today?” The world of online gaming and who you choose to be in those games is quite literally at your fingertips. Through the keyboard, you can be whoever you want; a masculine rough-and-tumble guy, a feminine powerhouse, or any combination thereof.

Three straight wins for the Panthers | Bonney Lake baseball

  • Apr 6, 2015 at 2:00PM

The Panthers have won three straight after losing their only game of the season 6-4 to Southridge on March 21. The winning streak started league play with a 13-3 victory over Auburn.

Spartans, Lions stay undefeated | Sumner baseball

  • Apr 6, 2015 at 1:55PM

Sitting at the top of the pack are the Spartans and Panthers joined by the Auburn Mountainview Lions. Through games of last week, the Sumner Spartans baseball team headed the South Puget Sound League 3A division with a 4-0 record. Tied for second place with the Lions are the Bonney Lake Panthers with its own undefeated record of 3-0.

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