Restaurant News & Reviews
Mike Austin posted video on YouTube of a meteor sailing through the sky during part of his commute Tuesday night, Jan. 16. He wrote that he "didn't hear any loud sounds" during his drive on I-75 northbound between Troy and Bloomfield Hills in Detroit. NWS Detroit later tweeted that it could confirm that "the flash and boom was NOT thunder or lightning, but instead a likely meteor." USGS then confirmed that the meteor caused a magnitude 2.0 earthquake.
Students and teachers at a San Juan, Puerto Rico, school that had gone without electricity for 112 days since Hurricane Maria struck the island was able to share a special moment on January 11 when the lights finally came back on. Academia Bautista de Puerto Nuevo posted video to its Facebook page of students and teachers running around with joy when the electricity started to work again. The video showed a glimpse into classrooms where young students could be seen jumping up and down as they celebrated.
William Ralph Smith of Whatcom County is resentenced after pleading guilty to second-degree manslaughter on Tuesday, Jan. 16. Smith originally was found guilty of first-degree manslaughter by a jury after he fatally stabbed another man to death in 2015.
Dashcam footage from a bus captured footage of a car flying off the median and into the second floor of a building in Santa Ana, Calif.
Clyde Ford reads the Langston Hughes poem, " Let America Be America Again," during the annual Martin Luther Kind Jr., Celebration at the Mount Baker Theatre, Monday, Jan. 15, 2018.
Fred and Colleen Schacht have opened the new Hamlet Hotel above the Benchmark store on Railroad Avenue. The building was originally built in 1906 as the Cottage Bar and Cottage Hotel upstairs.
Steven Mack, a Yakima County geologist, took this footage Jan. 14, 2018, of the slowly widening crack on Rattlesnake Ridge near Interstate 82 south of Yakima.
Waypoint Park, under construction on Bellingham's waterfront development site and featuring the iconic acid ball from the former Georgia- Pacific pulp mill, should be open by this summer.
Construction continues Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, on two new streets that will serve as the initial entry points to new development on Bellingham's downtown waterfront.
Built in 1929 for the Washington Egg and Poultry Cooperative Association, the Granary Building on Bellingham's downtown waterfront is being renovated by Harcourt Development into retail and office space. The building will be open to the public Wednesday, Jan. 17 for the Port of Bellingham to discuss changes in its waterfront development plan.