Meet Alex Alben, Washington state’s chief privacy officer and author of “Analog Days—How Technology Rewrote Our Future,” at 7 p.m. on Feb. 9 at Parkland/Spanaway Pierce County Library. The library is located at 13718 Pacific Ave. S. in Tacoma.
The Pierce County Parks and Recreation Department announced that the Sprinker Recreation Center experienced record-breaking attendance and revenue in 2015.
An open letter to Governor Jay Inslee by Laurie Lawhon, Lakewood, WA Washington state is positioning itself to become the industrial underbelly of the United States. You have stood for undoing industrial disasters, such as the radiation at Hanford. Now there are two projects coming up, that could well create industrial disasters. Washington currently enjoys a […]
By Ray Grinberg The Annual Meeting of Lakeview Light & Power is set for March 15th, 2106. At this year’s meeting there will be elections for two of the Board’s five Director positions. This year there is one vacancy. The term is for three years. Members wishing to be candidates for this position should notify […]
Attendance at this year’s Fantasy Lights was up by 4.3 percent compared to 2014. Over the five week event, 25,181 vehicles and 164,549 spectators visited the illuminated displays at Lake Spanaway Park.
By Laura Stewart Hanford is currently embroiled in the world’s largest environmental cleanup, which includes the problematic construction of a $12.2 billion waste treatment plant. The site is burdened with in an aging workforce, a history of secrecy and a reputation for punishing whistleblowers. Meanwhile, even as stories of costly Hanford programs appear in the […]
For the past 26 years, the non-profit organization Safe Streets has been helping residents in Tacoma and Pierce County take back their neighborhoods with a proactive stance on crime prevention.
Want to get out and pick from locally crafted, unique gifts for that “hard to buy for” person on your shopping list? With more than 55 vendors — and holiday experience fit for the season — Pierce County Parks invites you to shop at the 3rd annual Crafters Creations event at Sprinker Recreation Center on […]
Smith Brothers has been gifting LASA for the last three years. LASA serves homeless families throughout Pierce County. Every Thanksgiving LASA provides turkeys and fixins to the families in our housing programs. This year they surprised us by helping fill our freezer for our Christmas give away. “We were blessed with so many that we […]
Make plans to keep the kids busy this winter break by making reservations for the newest addition to our environmental education programming. Winter Eco Camp will provide kids the opportunity to explore the gifts of nature at Spanaway’s Bresemann’s Forest while learning about the local ecosystem, tips to be more sustainable and of course fun […]