Punk-rooted band finds recording latest album harmonious experience
The latest Hot Water Music album, "Exister," gave the band an experience it had never had on its previous seven studio albums.
Something for everyone at downtown Vancouver eatery
Why: Owner John Stone opened up Tiger Lily Restaurant and Bar on Dec. 18. His goal is to provide "a place for everyone to feel welcomed" as well as hosting events and fundraisers for organizations. His hope is to create a community-center feel where friends can meet and have fun and enjoy gourmet burgers, homemade desserts and fine drinks.
February good time to address variety of outdoor issues, experts say
There's just something about the cold, bleak February weather that blares out, "It's gardening time!"
Why: The whole family can enjoy the upscale pizzeria experience at 360° Pizzeria. Pizzas and other menu items are handcrafted in-house daily using fresh quality ingredients. A fire deck oven, used for baking, adds fireside warmth to the restaurant. Gourmet pizza creations have Northwest personality; appetizers, pasta, salads, and desserts complete the menu.
Brit singer follows breakout hit with strong sophomore effort
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41-day tour celebration of trio's milestone
A couple decades ago, the acoustic duo of Michael Gurley and Joie Calio decided they wanted to rock.
Vendors exhibit wares at event; gowns will be on sale
Cakes are on the rise at this weekend’s Marry Me! wedding show in Vancouver.
Why: Harvest opened for business Dec. 12 in the restaurant space at the Camas Hotel. The family-oriented restaurant serves dinner and will soon be offering brunch and lunch on Saturday and Sunday.
Red-hot Portland hockey team has been skating along since 1976
Ask the Haly family to decide on a favorite NHL team, and the gloves might drop for a bench-clearing brawl.
Lapellah is one of the finer dining spots in Clark County and has become a local favorite. The menu offers a balance of meat options, from seafood to the signature Lapellah Burger, made with Carlton Farms Oregon beef, as well as a few salads, soups, and sides creatively prepared. It is a family-friendly restaurant — though the selections and atmosphere are most suited for the adult crowd.
He’s My Brother Shes My Sister predictably has siblings at its core
That was a main goal for the album.
Band went through major personnel change while making its second effort
The second Texas In July CD, "One Reality," caught the band in a period of transition. In the very early stages of writing that CD, which was released in April 2011, guitarist Logan Maurer left the group.
Vancouver man overcomes fear of public speaking to excel at stand-up
Todd Armstrong's heart pounded in his chest and his hands shook the first time he tried to speak in front of a small crowd.
Roots has admirable ambitions.
Clark County boasts wealth of walking/running trails that make gym membership unnecessary
The road to fitness doesn't have to be paved with the carcasses of unused gym contracts. In Clark County, the road to fitness can actually be free, and it's paved with, of all things, asphalt and gravel.