Category Archives: Events

Olympics features the ‘Darkest Building on Earth’

Architect Asif Khan has unveiled a pavilion at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games in South Korea, described as the “darkest building on earth.”   <span data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”display: inline-block; width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;” class=”mce_SELRES_start”></span>   Located inside Olympic Park, … Continue reading

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Streetside Artscape explores winter darkness

This winter, a new art installation in the storefront windows of downtown Tacoma’s famed Woolworth building is lighting up the corner of 11th Street and Broadway. Their piece, which debuted at First Night Tacoma-Pierce County on New Year’s Eve, is … Continue reading

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100 more bikes for 100 more children

Instead of holding a traditional holiday party, the team at CollinsWoerman created their own Santa’s Workshop. Over 60 employees spent the day assembling 100 bicycles of all sizes for 100 kids.  The event benefited the Forgotten Children’s Fund, an organization that … Continue reading

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Did someone say coffee?

National Coffee Day is Friday, September 29!  Several chains are expected to celebrate the occasion, but here’s what we know now:  Sheraton   Sheraton Hotels is your stop for free Starbucks on National Coffee Day. In celebration of its new … Continue reading

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Sign up now for ABC leadership programs

The following post is by Wendy Novak, President, Associate Builders and Contractors of Western Washington.  Tomorrow’s industry leaders are currently coming up through the ranks in their chosen professions and will need to step up to plate as the baby boom … Continue reading

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