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Roots ranks as one of Clark County’s best

January 17, 2020, 6:00am Clark County Life

I have heard good things about Roots Restaurant & Bar for years, but just never got around to going. Since moving from Ridgefield to Vancouver, it seemed so close we had to give it a shot. Too darn bad it took so long, because we could have had many memorable meals there. Read story

Exhibit at Tacoma museum celebrates African American men

January 16, 2020, 6:00am Clark County Life

The closest the Smithsonian Institution exhibit “Men of Change: Power. Triumph. Truth.” will get to Vancouver is the Washington State History Museum in Tacoma, where it is on display through March 15. Read story

Clark County boasts fair share of current, former celebrity residents

January 12, 2020, 6:30am Clark County Life

A drive down Officers Row is enough to inform you that former U.S. President Ulysses S. Grant and Nobel Peace Prize winner George C. Marshall once lived in Vancouver. Read story

Check It Out: Try two titles to help with holiday aftermath

January 12, 2020, 6:00am Clark County Life

Now that it’s 2020, I wonder how many times we’ll hear a reference to “2020 hindsight”? Maybe we’ll have to wait until next year to find out. A new year, a new decade … I wonder what the 20s have in store for us? I do know one thing. Now that the holidays are behind us, all of the doing too much and eating too much, it’s time to reduce… Read story

Everybody Has a Story: A blizzard, a baby and a 70-year-old memory

January 11, 2020, 6:10am Clark County Life

It was Friday, Jan. 13, 1950. I was living in the small town of Napavine and was 19 years of age. I was working as a telegrapher for Northern Pacific Railroad at a depot off Highway 6 that runs from Chehalis to the coast. Read story

Landslide brings Ridgefield man down

January 11, 2020, 6:05am Clark County Life

RIDGEFIELD — Richard Schwartz moved to Ridgefield in 2013 for the rural feel and proximity to the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge. Read story

Playing in snow is cool — and close

January 10, 2020, 6:06am Clark County Life

Serious skiers and snowboarders know where to go and what to do. That doesn’t mean those who take a more casual approach can’t have fun in the snow, too. Read story

Life lessons inspire new Adulting 101 class at Clark College

January 10, 2020, 6:05am Clark County Life

Kelly Garcia teaches personal finance courses to people in their 40s and 50s buried by debt and not sure how to dig themselves out. She outlines how to budget with cash envelopes, build an emergency fund and save for retirement. Read story

Food & Drink: Rosauers in Ridgefield worth the drive

January 10, 2020, 6:02am Clark County Life

Rosauers Supermarket just opened in Ridgefield. As I drove there for this article, I wondered if I would travel all the way from Vancouver to Ridgefield to go grocery shopping. Read story