With temperatures in the high 90s, Dasher enjoyed a swim in Lake Washington at the leash free zone at Luther Burbank park in Mercer Island.
Sunday, June 25, 2017
Saturday, June 24, 2017
Perhaps, by design, the opening came on the 50th anniversary of the Monterey Pop Festively where Hendrix famously set his guitar on fire. This summer also marks the 50th anniversary of another counter-culture event, The Summer Of Love.
Visitors can find the Hendrix Park at 2400 S Massachusetts St, Seattle, WA 98144. I plan to visit soon.
Friday, June 23, 2017
pitched brilliantly in his Major League debut as the Seattle Mariners defeated the Detroit Tigers 9-6. It was Seattle's first sweep of the Tigers in a four game series since 1998. The Mariners are now above .500 for the first time this season. The team starts a weekend home series against the division leading Houston Astros tonight.
Thursday, June 22, 2017
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Marcus Whitman as a statue in Walla Walla. There is a petition online to place a statue in the hometown of West, whose birth name is Bill Anderson. A statue of the late actor, who in recent years has become something of a cult hero, could significantly boost tourism for the town. West died on June 9th after a short bout with Leukemia.
Monday, June 19, 2017
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Sodo District. The M's are already in the process of a seeking a new client. Some suggestions for a new name from fans include Boeing Field and Starbucks Grounds (get it, grounds). The now, not so new stadium has been Safeco Field from before the very first pitch was thrown in 1999.