Dance Theatre Northwest presents free performance of ‘Baroque to Broadway’ Aug. 8

Katherine Rose Neumann, Guest Performer  ~ Photo by Maks Zakharov

By B. J. Coleman

Dance Theatre Northwest presents “Baroque to Broadway” ~ A Community Dance and “Arts Are Education” Performance at the University Place Library Atrium, Saturday, August 8 at 7:00 PM. 3609 Market St. University Place, WA 98466 (Between 37th St W and Bridgeport Way W) [Read more…]

‘National Night Out’ in Tacoma and Pierce County

Tacoma — Let’s celebrate National Night Out together! Tuesday, August 4, 2015, join thousands of people enjoying themselves at National Night Out in America.

“National Night Out provides a perfect opportunity for people to get to know their neighbors and continue the important work of making all neighborhoods in Pierce County safe, clean and healthy,” said Priscilla Lisicich, Executive Director of Safe Streets Campaign. [Read more…]

Mall-area residents sought for neighborhood livability conversations

TACOMA, Wash. – On Aug. 4 and 6, Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department will host community conversations to learn what would make neighborhoods more livable for Tacoma Mall-area residents. As part of the Tacoma Mall Subarea Planning effort, City of Tacoma will join the Health Department to gain the community’s input on what they’d like to see in housing, transportation, services and other amenities to support future growth. [Read more…]

Healthier Washington seeks public comment on Medicaid Transformation Waiver

Washington’s draft application for a Medicaid Transformation Demonstration Waiver is now available for public comment.

This plan, part of Healthier Washington, will transform the delivery system for the 25 percent of Washington’s population served by Medicaid, engaging and supporting Apple Health clients, providers, and communities in achieving improved health, better care, and lower costs. [Read more…]