Why: Kyoto Sushi Steakhouse recently opened on the corner of Southeast First Street and 164th Avenue. The restaurant brings another sushi option, as well as a traditional hibachi-style steakhouse experience to the Clark County dining scene. The menu encompasses a wide selection of sushi, sashimi and grill selections at lunch and dinner for the whole family.
When we waste resources, we often waste energy. And it can add up. That’s a problem schools involved in the county’s Green Schools program are solving. Some areas schools are tackling are simple, like using sensors to turn lights off when no one is using the room. But others require more creativity.
Things are changing in Clark County. The Camas paper mill is in jeopardy. So is the proposed rail-to-river oil terminal. Vancouver has elected its first woman mayor. And the old Vancouver waterfront is transforming into something shiny and new.
My niece just got married on Dec. 1, and I was fortunate enough to be able to travel to Colorado to attend the ceremony. And what a beautiful day it turned out to be. As I get older, it seems that I attend more funerals than weddings (sadly), so it was wonderful to have a chance to celebrate the start of a couple’s new life together.
Have you ever woken up in the morning, washed your face, brushed your teeth and then sat in front of your closet, wishing a fabulous outfit would materialize in front of your eyes? I’ve been there. It’s hard to pick out an outfit that makes you feel confident and comfortable when your closet seems tired and boring.
What could be a comfier gig than not actually being Sherlock Holmes, but simply playing him on stage? You get to soak up hero worship for brains and bravery you don’t actually have. It’s an elementary way to sail through life.
Why: MEstro is a family-friendly sit-down restaurant that recently opened on Southeast 192nd Avenue in the space formerly occupied by the now-defunct Rose’s. The menu reflects a true American melting pot influence, with an upscale diner appeal, and consists mostly of gourmet-style sandwiches with a few entrees, salads, soups and appetizers.