TACOMA – This Friday night, Washington State Department of Transportation crews will reduce northbound Interstate 5 to a single lane. From 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 22 to 5 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 23, crews will perform maintenance work on an overhead Variable Message Sign (VMS) located at the S. 84th St. overpass.
On September 26-28, a free Hiring Our Heroes Transition Summit for veterans, service members and their spouses will be held at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, WA.
Meet Featured Pet Carley. A beautiful medium-haired kitty with a funny and outgoing personality, Carley would love nothing more than to have a conversation with you while surveying her domain from atop a perch. This affectionate three-year-old girl warms quickly to people and enjoys a lot of attention in all forms, especially grooming and chin […]
On Tuesday evening at the Steilacoom Town Council meeting, Assistant Chief Paul Tinsley presented the council and Steilacoom Department of Public Safety with a keepsake, recognizing the Town’s fire suppression history. Two brass nozzles came from Steilacoom’s retired 1975 Mack fire engine and had been polished and used over the years by many Steilacoom firefighters. […]
TACOMA, Wash. – Several months ago, Friday Harbor sculptor Matthew Gray Palmer knelt on the deck of the Rocky Shores exhibit at Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium watching walruses.
From classic street rods to vintage trucks and almost every imaginable vehicle in between, the 15th annual CARSTAR Hi-Tech Collision Classic Car & Truck Show is the place to be Saturday, Sept. 23.
The state is kicking off a three-day survey to count the number of people who walk or bike to their destination – and there’s still time to help. Anyone who would like to volunteer to help count can register and download tally forms online. Volunteer spots are open statewide, especially in some of the participating […]
Tacoma, Wash. – Come join your local elected officials as they walk (bike) a mile (actually just over 4 miles) in a Tacoma bike rider’s shoes (saddle? bike? you get it). As the number of capital investments grow in Tacoma, it is important that our city stays well connected for those of us on foot […]
September 21, 2017 Lakewood Historical Society Update – Becky Huber, Past President (Sue – MC) The Lakewood United group meets at 7 AM every Thursday at Burs Restaurant, which is located at 6151 Steilacoom Boulevard SW in Lakewood. The upcoming Lakewood United topic is as follows:
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