WildFlour Café and Cupcakes in Washougal is celebrating its first anniversary in a new location, having moved from Main Street to Evergreen Way. The mother-daughter team of Connie and Bethani Higdon quickly caught the attention of diners interested in made-from-scratch, no-preservative recipes baked fresh daily. WildFlour's menu includes soup, sandwiches, cupcakes, cinnamon rolls and ice cream, and a breakfast menu will be rolled out in two to three weeks. Breakfast offerings will be baked instead of pan fried.
Many people love the idea of a slow cooker because it seems so simple — open the pot, insert ingredients, cover the pot, turn on the heat, then leave it alone. Eight hours later, after a hard day at the office or chasing the kids, you uncover the pot and spoon out a perfectly cooked, and perfectly delicious, dinner. It's a miracle.
NEW YORK — Next year, HBO is cutting the cord and selling its popular streaming video service HBO Go as a stand-alone product, as more Americans choose to watch the Web, not the TV. Viewers longing to see "Game of Thrones", "True Detective" and "Veep" will no longer have to pay big bucks for cable and satellite contracts. Is this the end of pay-TV as we know it?
When the family of a student at Silver Star Elementary was going to be homeless for two nights, Melanie Green called Jim Fitzpatrick, senior pastor at CrossPointe Baptist Church, about a mile from the school.
FRIDAY HARBOR — A killer whale born to much hope in early September apparently died while its pod was in the open ocean off Washington or British Columbia, the Center for Whale Research said.
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis on Sunday beatified Pope Paul VI, concluding the remarkable meeting of bishops debating family issues that drew parallels to the tumultuous reforms of the Second Vatican Council that Paul oversaw and implemented.