By Jessica Hall You’re Invited to attend the Army Band Holiday Concert. This year, we’re experiencing a cultural celebration with several genres of holiday music from all over the world. This free, family friendly event is open to all ages and audience types. It’s located on Joint Base Lewis McChord, at Carey Theater. Decmber 8th, 7 […]
TACOMA, WASH. — Why did Chinese President Xi Jinping visit Tacoma? Was it a random choice, or is there a behind-the-scenes story? What are the economic, cultural and political implications for our region of this unprecedented attention from the world’s second most powerful nation?
Bartell Drugs is once again partnering with the Salvation Army to provide holiday gifts for children in need by collecting new, unwrapped toys during its 12th annual Salvation Army “Toy ‘N Joy” drive, now through December 13.
Santa is coming to TMP. Join Santa and his TMP elves in a Sing-Along celebration including story-telling, treats and pictures.
TACOMA – Bates Technical College recently earned a “Military Friendly School” designation in the 2016 Victory Media Military Friendly® Schools List for the fourth consecutive year. The annual list honors the higher education institutions with services, programs and more that are designed to help ensure the success of America’s service members, veterans and spouses as students.
Monday, Everett, Seattle and Tacoma are deactivating their Water Shortage Response Plans. Heavy rains in late October and early November led the three cities to declare that water supply conditions were getting back to normal. Since that time, there’s been an overall shift in the weather pattern and the typical wet, cold November weather has […]
Ten University of Puget Sound students tackled a series of environmental issues facing a proposed Columbia River wind and hydro energy project—and walked away with $2,700 in prizes.
Join Associated Ministries and representatives from Pierce County’s richly diverse community of faith traditions for the Annual Interfaith Thanksgiving Gathering at 7:00 pm, Tuesday, November 24. The theme for the evening is Uniting in Thanksgiving. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is this year’s host congregation. The gathering will take place in their building at 1102 South Pearl Street in Tacoma.
Drivers who travel Interstate 5 and State Route 167 in Tacoma should plan ahead for multiple ramp and lane closures next week, and a full, around-the-clock weekend closure that starts tonight. The closures are necessary while contactor crews continue work on two adjacent HOV projects in Tacoma and Fife. Signed detours will be provided during ramp closures.
TACOMA, Wash. – The power of parenting is behind a new push to keep Pierce County teens from drinking alcohol. Keep Talking Pierce County is a new initiative that empowers parents to influence their children’s behavior through the art of simple—but regular—conversation.