City Council issues proclamation for ‘Power Paddle to Puyallup’

Tacoma City Council welcomed members of the Puyallup Tribal Council on Tuesday, July 17, to present a City Council resolution in support of the Power Paddle to Puyallup canoe journey happening in Tacoma from July 28 to Aug. 4. Puyallup Canoe Family Captain and...


City crafting a tenants bill of rights

As rents spiral upwards in the city, Tacoma City Council is considering a tenants bill of rights. The topic was discussed during the Council’s Community Vitality and Safety Committee meeting on June 28. Earlier this year all residents of the Tiki Apartments received eviction notices...

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A day in the life of a circus

“It’s a circus around here,” sighed Kevin Venardos. It was a Wednesday afternoon and Venardos was stretched out in a seat under his self-named circus’ big top, a huge red and white striped tent on the grounds of Tacoma’s Star Center. All around him...



Summer has been flying by for the boys of summer, and the Tacoma Rainiers have been doing their best to remain in the playoff picture. Despite another bevy of player transactions this season, the Rainiers have been able to stay focused and the ball...