Playground by the Sound

As the father of a toddler, I’m starting to become quite the expert at what makes a good playground. There needs to be a variety of slides: short ones, steep ones, not-steep ones, high ones and tubes. There needs to be a variety of swings: standard, tire and baby. There needs to be at least…

Kobayashi Park: A hidden gem

With the U.S. Open golf tournament quickly approaching, University Place will soon only be known for its stunning links course at Chambers Bay. But if you are looking to get away from the crowds that descend on the park surrounding the golf course every time there is a speck of sunshine, or the temperature soars…