Life

MultiCare’s beautifier refuses to slow down

Doctors have told Sheldon Arkin that he should retire and draw disability, but his passion for his work beautifying the MultiCare clinic in Covington keeps him going.

  • Jul 23, 2008

Cast to express ‘out cry’ in Auburn

A passionate show produced for and by teenagers, “out cry: students celebrating art,” will premiere Saturday at the Auburn Avenue Theater.

  • Jul 23, 2008

Local actor to perform in ‘Pippin’

Brendy Stevens, a graduate

  • Jul 23, 2008

Auburn A&E Calendar | July 23

Arts and entertainment events in Auburn.

  • Jul 22, 2008

Prison life after a meth bust: Lori deals with the pain

This is a continuation of letter excerpts written by “Lori”, serving her third year in prison for making meth in a home that was destroyed. She shares her mental and emotional processes.

  • Jul 21, 2008

Les Gove Park lights up with bocce bonanza

It was a bocce showcase on a sunny Saturday at Les Gove Park. A total of 15 teams, some from as far away as Bellingham and Portland, converged on the courts for the fourth annual Washington State Bocce Tournament, sponsored by host Auburn Bocce Club and the Auburn Parks, Arts & Recreation Department.

  • Jul 21, 2008

Star comes out

Child actor Nathan Gamble, 10, appeared Friday night at Regal Auburn Stadium 17 theaters for the premiere of "The Dark Knight," the latest Batman saga.… Continue reading

  • Jul 21, 2008

Bringing back the youthful adventures of backyard camping | Column

When I was a child I used to vacation at a very exclusive retreat center. It was known as my parents’ backyard.

  • Jul 18, 2008

Auburn Avenue Theater to host high school, college musicians | A&E Briefs

Downtown Auburn Sidewalk Sale: 10 a.m.-7 p.m. July 19; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. July 20. Street will be closed off during sale. Main Street, between Auburn Way South and Auburn Avenue.

  • Jul 18, 2008

Bodybuilding showcase comes to APAC today

The NPC Washington State Open Bodybuilding Fitness and Figure Championships will be staged today at the Auburn Performing Arts Center.

  • Jul 18, 2008

Ultra-walker Stevenson ahead of schedule on his trek across America

Auburn's "Pacin' Parson," 72-year-old Don Stevenson, is feeling great as he treads across America to fulfill a 13,000-mile walk for Huntington's disease, a progressively degenerative… Continue reading

Auburn A&E Calendar | July 16

A look at arts and entertainment events in Auburn.

  • Jul 16, 2008

‘Firebird’ ballet camp offered at Terminal Park Elementary

Energetic kids of all shapes, sizes and abilities took the floor at Terminal Park Elementary School to dance to “Firebird,” a morning story ballet camp offered through the Auburn Parks, Arts & Recreation Department. Under the guidance of Stephanie Cox, instructor from Auburn’s Children’s Dance Theater, the camp features ballet classes, craft projects and more, with weekly ballet themes.

  • Jul 16, 2008

Auburn City Hall Gallery to feature Seattle artists Wednesday night

Auburn City Hall Gallery presents the works of Seattle artists Joey Katzer and Betty Hageman, from now until Aug. 1. Meet the artists Wednesday at a reception from 5:30 to 7 p.m., in City Hall, 25 W. Main St.

  • Jul 16, 2008

Auburn Parks gearing up for Summer Sounds & Comcast Cinema Series

The Auburn Parks, Arts & Recreation Department – along with its corporate sponsors Comcast, Pierce County, MultiCare and Polygon Northwest – offers the Summer Sounds… Continue reading

  • Jul 15, 2008

Coming to a theater near you: Not so superheroes

Superheroes have taken over the cinema. In recent months we’ve been bombarded with an endless assault of larger than life comic book action heros. These world rescuers run the gamut from a metallurgically altered weapons specialist (Iron Man) to a rage induced girth and pigmentation vacillator (The Incredible Hulk).

  • Jul 14, 2008

Pacific Days to feature parades, laser tag, more | Auburn A&E Calendar

A listing of arts and entertainment events happening in Auburn.

  • Jul 11, 2008

Cruisers bask in sunshine, roll into Les Grove Park

Under brilliant sunshine, the Solid Rock Cruisers held their sixth annual Cruise to the Park on Saturday at Les Gove Park.

  • Jul 9, 2008