Author Archives: Sue Romero

YOU could be the next star on “America’s Got Talent”!

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“America’s Got Talent” is coming to Tacoma to find the latest and greatest talent the Pacific Northwest has to offer! They’re holding a ONE day audition on February 9th at the  Greater Tacoma Convention and Trade Center from 8am to 7pm. For all the info, click right HERE. Good luck! Read More »

New earthquake tool at the Seahawks game: why you should look

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A lot of 12’s WON’T be at the game with the lucky 68,000 fans at CenturyLink field on Saturday, but we’ll be watching it at home. Here’s why you might want to watch the website that tracks the new earthquake equipment installed around the field, called the QuickShake tool – fans watching at home will be able to tell that ... Read More »

Great cause – help local kids get to Disneyland! (links)

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Teachers at the Life Skills and Transition Learning Center Programs (TLC) at Mount Si high school have a dream – to bring 15 developmentally disabled kids on the trip of a lifetime – to Disneyland! They’ve been fundraising for this once-in-a-lifetime trip since last summer and now, YOU can help! They’re having a big fundraisier this month – their  “Dream ... Read More »

Hey 12’s – are you in? Tap in here! (link)

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To get us 12’s ready for the big NFC playoff game this weekend , the Seattle Seahawks have re-launched the “I’m In!” website, inviting fans from around the world to “tap in” and show their support.  The site displays the top cities participating on a world map in real time. Check out the “I’m In!” website right HERE. Fans also ... Read More »

No health insurance? You could be penalized! Find out here (info)

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2015 will be the first year we have to tell the IRS whether we had health insurance coverage the previous year, or not. If you didn’t have coverage in 2014, you could face fines! There are lots of exemptions that may save you from paying a fine if you weren’t covered. But just in case, all the info you need ... Read More »

Track Santa! (link)

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Santa was busy waaaay before most of our alarm clocks went off this Christmas Eve morning. As of 6am, Santa had already delivered more than 900,000,000 gifts to kids around the world and was last seen over Japan! You can track Santa’s progress with the official NORAD (North American Aerospace Defense Command) Santa tracker HERE. Merry Christmas!   Read More »

It’s National Free Shipping Day today! (link)

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Thursday, December 18, is National Free Shipping Day! That ought to motivate you to finish your Christmas shopping.  More than 1,000 retailers are participating AND they guarantee delivery by Christmas – it doesn’t get much better than that! See all the info right with links to all the stores right HERE! Happy shopping! Read More »

Stolen toys! Salvation Army in Port Angeles needs your help (links)

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Boooo! Some awful Grinchy thieves STOLE more than $1500 worth of donated toys from a Salvation Army warehouse in Port Angeles, taking the most expensive gifts – video games, Legos and bikes  – meant for kids ages 8 to 12. 500 families are supposed to pick up their gifts this weekend as part of Salvation Army’s Christmas Toy & Joy ... Read More »

Geeks unite! Star Trek Convention in Seattle (interview with Cmdr Riker!)

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Creation Entertainment’s Star Trek Convention is coming to the Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue THIS weekend, December 12th-14th! So, being the sci-fi geek that I am, I jumped at the opportunity to interview actor Jonathan Frakes. Are you not geeky enough to know who he is? As any Trekkie can tell you, Jonathan Frakes played Commander William Riker on the hit ... Read More »

Help raise money for victims of Typhoon Ruby in the Philippines

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A woman in Lynnwood is taking on a huge endeavor – helping victims of Typhoon Ruby and other devastating storms hitting her home country of the Philippines. Christine Umayam founded Child United and hopes to convert big, steel shipping containers into stores, typhoon shelters and classrooms in the Philippines. Her long-term goal is to install 20 containers in the Philippines ... Read More »