Lakewood’s Original House of Donuts opened in 1959 in Lakewood. Last year, it expanded to downtown Tacoma, and now the bakery has branched out again and added a third location. This one is a smaller version of its other bakeries, but will serve the same doughnuts and drip coffee. Read more: Original House of Donuts […]
TACOMA – Drivers who use State Route 512 between Puyallup and Lakewood can anticipate short delays during night hours between Tuesday, Aug. 30, and Friday, Sept. 2, while utility crews replace transmission lines across the highway near Canyon Road. The crews need approximately three to six rolling slowdowns to complete their work. Due to the […]
My name is Asha, I’m a 17-year-old student living in Tacoma and have been enjoying the Washington State Fair for several years now. This fair is right around the corner, and I plan to take my family. However, I have grown increasingly aware of the exploitation of animals in “sports” such as mutton busting, which […]
For a lot of kids, shopping for the coming school year is a lot of fun all by itself. South Hill Mall is hoping to make it even more exciting with visits from some familiar faces from popular TV shows.
Gem Heights Drive East will be resurfaced between Silver Creek Avenue East and Meridian Avenue East from Aug. 22-26. The road will remain open, although it will be reduced to one lane with alternating traffic. Motorists should expect 15-minute delays from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. The work may be postponed if it rains.
In Motion will engage Puyallup residents at their doorstep—about 5,000 of them! A trained team of Travel Advisors will be in the neighborhood doing outreach from August 16 – October 15. The team will wear a uniform and photo ID and will never ask to enter a resident’s household. The households which are not available […]
Do you build, fix or repurpose things? Are you a beekeeper, woodcarver or metalwork artist? Do you know how to make compost, forage for mushrooms or preserve food? Share your passion and do-it-yourself skills with the community at Pierce County Library System’s third annual DIYfest. Apply by Sept. 26 for one of 30 exhibitor spaces […]
Runners and walkers from the greater Puget Sound area and beyond will participate in the 6th annual Lise and Faith Memorial Run/Walk on Saturday, August 13 at Heritage Park Recreation Center 9010 128th St. in Puyallup. This event honors Lise (Macadangdang) Palmer and her unborn child Faith who died in 2011. Lise was struck by […]
The Puyallup Tribe was intimately affected by police brutality on January 28, when a tribal member, 32-year-old Jackie Salyers, was brutally shot and killed by the Tacoma Police Department.
By Bob McCkluskey Learn how to protect yourself in a knife attack! It’s easy to register for the 21st Century Common Sense Knife Defense Seminar on August 6th from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm at the Puyallup Fairgrounds. Go to washingtonarmscollectors.org and click SPECIAL EVENT to see more or call (425) 255-8410 to register.