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  • Top Trends: July 21

    July 21, 2015 at 5:34 pm

    Pop Culture: Country music stars Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert have announced a split! Are you heartbroken by it or tired of everyone caring too much about strangers’ love lives? Twitter: It’s National Junk Food Day and everyone is ready to take advantage of this excuse to indulge. Video: A child decides to experiment with […]

  • Top Trends: July 20

    July 20, 2015 at 11:43 am

    News: A Bill Cosby deposition revealed his calculated pursuit of young women, causing most to lose the little faith remaining in his character. It’s most disturbing to hear how he doesn’t seem to think he did anything wrong. Video: A surfing competition in South Africa was canceled Sunday after professional surfer Mick Fanning escaped a […]

  • Top Trends: July 16

    July 16, 2015 at 2:32 pm

    News: During yesterday’s press conference with President Obama, a reporter asked him if he would revoke Bill Cosby’s Presidential Medal of Freedom. Here is his response. Video: This is a great short video of giraffes going down a hallway and one of them stops to “flirt” with the camera. Recipe: Perfect appetizer idea as we get […]

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    Short List Voting: Best Boutique

    July 16, 2015 at 11:10 am

    Plenty of sites and publications offer “best of” lists and top ten awards, but how many let YOU vote on the best businesses and locations around your town? After all, it is YOUR town. Who else is more qualified to choose?’s Short List is a monthly award decided entirely by the readers and residents in YOUR […]

  • Top Trends: July 15

    July 15, 2015 at 11:09 am

    Twitter: Yesterday, a website made to look like Bloomberg posted “news” of a $31 billion buyout offer for Twitter. The website was fake, along with the report. Twitter shares shot up at the news, but fell back down when Twitter announced it was untrue. It’s not clear who was behind the faux site and story. […]

  • Top Trends: July 14

    July 14, 2015 at 2:42 pm

    Twitter: Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman escaped from a maximum-security prison and soon after engaged in a Twitter war with Donald Trump, who has recently made comments against Mexican immigrants. An interesting back and forth among many for Trump these days. Twitter: Harry Potter author JK Rowling applauded and defended Serena Williams during Wimbledon, […]

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    Adopt Patagonia, Suki, and Chachi: Precious Kitten Siblings

    July 14, 2015 at 10:32 am

    Patagonia, Suki, and Chachi are three playful and precious kitten siblings. The females, Suki and Patagonia, are beautiful tri-colored cats. Their brother, Chachi, is solid black, but with a faint set of stripes on his body. This trio is about 3 months old. Patagonia, Suki, and Chachi have the personality that you expect in a […]

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    Hot Diggity Days at University Place

    July 13, 2015 at 4:04 pm

    This year’s Hot Diggity Days Indoor Sidewalk Sale took place July 10-12, with plenty of fun activities and amazing sales!

  • Top Trends: July 13

    July 13, 2015 at 10:41 am

    TV: The Miss USA Pageant aired last night with the usual flubs to be expected from the contestants, particularly during the questions portion. Miss Nevada struggled with describing how she would improve race relations in the US. Trend: Have you heard of Velaterapia? It’s a Brazilian hair treatment that consists of twisting sections of hair and […]

  • Top Trends: July 9

    July 9, 2015 at 2:34 pm

    Twitter: Someone found a Twitter feud from two years ago between Donald Trump and Danny Zuker, a writer on Modern Family. Trump has been known to put up a fight, even through social media, and this only adds to his Presidential campaign attention. News: Tom Selleck and his wife have been sued by a California […]