Tacoma Housing Authority has ambitious plans for James Center North

By John Larson - jlarson@tacomaweekly.com   James Center North could be called the Bermuda Triangle of shopping complexes in the area. Located across the street from Tacoma Community College and a Pierce Transit transfer center along South Mildred Street, it would seem ideally situated to draw...


‘True Tales of Puget Sound’

“True Tales of Puget Sound,” new from The History Press, is a quirky, often funny collection of stories taken from the lore of 20 different Puget Sound communities. For instance, Fort Nisqually was built by the Hudson’s Bay Company in what is now DuPont, but today it stands at Pt. Defiance...

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Tacoma Garden Club Flower Show features designs in five categories

View miniature replicas of Tacoma gardens, botanical jewelry, spectacular floral designs and more at the Tacoma Garden Club Flower Show June 12-13, taking place at Timeless Tacoma Treasures, Court House Square, fourth floor, 1102 A St., Tacoma. This Garden Club of America show includes displays...


New additions to Mariners ready to roll for the Rainiers

By Steve Mullen - news@tacomaweekly.com   There is a lot of excitement these days around Cheney Stadium. With spring just around the corner and the off-season acquisitions of the parent club Seattle Mariners, the Rainiers are poised for a great season in 2019. The 60thseason of...