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Color Consultation: Make Your Home “Pop” with Color

  Adding color to your home is an easy, inexpensive way to make a home feel…

Shop Local on Black Friday at Bayview and Ralph’s Thriftway

  Halloween candy still languished on the shelves when the annual cries of ‘Black Friday!’ began. …

The Olympia Furniture Company: Giving Back Through Toys for Tots

  The Olympia Furniture Company has received ample recognition in the short year and half of…

Pet Happy at The Pet Works Store in Downtown Olympia

  Olympia’s newest pet paradise makes pet owners happy.  Owner Eric Smith was wooed to downtown…

Home Staging: When Selling a Home, Less Is More

  If a home that is on the market is completely vacant, buyers tend to focus on…

Living a Happy Retirement at Panorama

  Relocating is a big decision at any age. Whether a job transfer to a new…

Shop and Win on Small Business Saturday at the Shipwreck Beads Winter Artisan Market

  Forbes magazine and the US Small Business Administration recently released updated statistics regarding the vital role of small businesses: “There are almost 28 million small businesses in the US and…Over 50% of the working population…

Fostering Felines and Caring for Canines in Olympia

  By Mary Ellen Psaltis I loved Missy with all of my heart. She was part of our family for over 17 years. Our imperial cat was frail but outwardly fine when a serious neurological event…

Remembering the Soldiers’ Monument at the Tumwater Masonic Memorial Park

  By Drew Crooks A number of memorials on Olympia’s State Capital Campus honor those who have served in the armed forces of the United States.  They include the “Winged Victory” Memorial, POW/MIA Memorial, Medal of…

Pure Love Chocolate: Offering Total Bliss without the Sugar

  By Gale Hemmann Chocolate. See, just mentioning the word gets your attention. This delicacy has a long and revered role in human history, and has often been called (justifiably, in my opinion) “the food of…

Thrifty Thurston Hangs with Hard Working Olympia High School Students at the Annual Bearzaar

  By Sara Hollar, Olympia High School Intern to ThurstonTalk For many Olympia families the Bearzaar is an annual tradition. Every year on the Saturday before Thanksgiving, Olympia High School is filled with tables and booths…

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