2015 Tacoma Film Festival dates and changes

Now in its 10th consecutive year, the Tacoma Film Festival is hailed the “ultimate indie festival” of the Northwest, highlighting the connectedness of local, national, and international films each fall. Between October 8th and 15th, an eclectic array of feature, documentary, live action, animated and short films will be screenedin several venues throughout the City of Destiny connecting the community with many first seen films. [Read more…]

The Sheriff’s Log: Smarts and Heart Log

Sheriff Paul A. Pastor

By Paul Pastor, Pierce County Sheriff

In describing the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department and the quality of its people, I sometimes use the phrase “smarts and heart.”  These two characteristics describe people with intelligence, skill and know-how combined with dedication, a strong sense of responsibility and compassion. [Read more…]