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Washington State Parks Set Free Visit Days In January
I'm one of those folks who didn't buy a discover pass for the state parks but the good news is that every year, there are designated free state park days that you and your family can attend without a pass.
The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission has announced that Sunday, Jan. 15 and Mon…
Yakima City Council’s Vote May Run Uber Right Out Of Town
Should Yakima ban Uber?
A lot of people in Yakima have used Uber before and are excited that we finally have it here. I grew up in a town where you would have to wait forty-five minutes to an hour-at minimum- for a taxi. Of course, my hometown city of Nashville has a much wider geographic and demogra…
The Top 5 Stuff You Can Only Get In Yakima
I heard about this lady who always sends out a Louisiana care package to her sisters-in-law who live in other states, and I was thinking that it was such a cool idea. I was stumped trying to come up with a list of things that I would send out to my friends and family that was filled with stuff that …
When In The Heck Is Pita Pit Finally Opening Up In Yakima?
Back in April my co-worker John Riggs wrote a blog about 'Pita Pit' opening in the Lee Semon Building near the corner of Yakima Ave and 2nd Street. Initially it was thought the eatery would be open by Mid-August. Then the Yakima Herald wrote an article at the end of August that said Pita P…
Labor Day Shopping Deals In Yakima
Labor Day weekend is one of the busiest shopping weekends of the year. According to WalletHub these are the items you'll save the most money on:
1. Kenmore Built-In Dishwasher – 46.15% off
2. Samsung Smart TV 55’’ - 50% off
3...
Accessible Art In Yakima
Not everyone is an art connoisseur. While I enjoy art and did visit the Picasso Museum and The Louvre when my wife and I went on vacation to Paris back in 2000 it's not something I typically do. Not because I don't enjoy it, it's just that I have other things on my agenda...
Downtown Yakima Revitalization Starts Here
If you look around the country at the healthiest, most vibrant cities, one thing they have in common is a bustling downtown core. Portland is a great example of a city that invested in its downtown ... albeit in keeping with their slogan "Keep Portland Weird" they did it in an unus…
The 10 Most Interesting Buildings In Yakima
This list is sure to create some controversy as I'm sure I'll accidentally leave a well designed building off the list. My apologies to anyone who feels slighted but these are the coolest buildings in Yakima from my perspective as someone who has lived here for a year and a half...

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