City preps agendas for state, federal lawmakers

State lawmakers will be facing a budget year when they begin to gather in January for what will be at least a 105-day session. Mixed into those discussions are efforts by city and local governments, which have their own wish lists for lawmakers. Tacoma is...


2020 census to make sure ‘everyone gets counted’

State, county and city governments around the nation are lining up marketing and outreach campaigns about the 2020 census to make sure the population counts and demographic information is as accurate as possible since the data collected during the official federal count will be...

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Tacoma Little Theater stages the timeless tale of Scrooge

The Christmas season would feel incomplete without taking in at least one performance of the story of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol.” The message of the redemption of Mr. Humbug himself – Ebenezer Scrooge – and his becoming a man “who kept Christmas in...

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TACOMA STARS SPARKLE IN WIN: Sawatzky exits for FC Tucson

*Note - Just prior to going to press, the Tacoma Stars made an announcement concerning head coach Darren Sawatzky. After more than three years running the Tacoma Stars professional team, Sawatzky will be leaving to take over the reins for FC Tucson of the...