In August of 2006 the Soul Salmon sculpture in Gateway Park disappeared. Earlier this month, it mysteriously returned. The development marks an end to a decade-long whodunit, and a cause to celebrate in Old Town
Volunteers in Tenino recently painted over racist graffiti on Marvin Phillips' house and truck. Mayor Wayne Fournier announced Aug. 23 that Sunset Chevrolet in Sumner has pledged to repair, restore or replace the Phillips family truck, as volunteers were unable to erase the spray paint inside of and on the vehicle.
Sample some of the lovely drawings of downtown Tacoma created by expert and beginning artists participating in the West Coast Sketch Crawl over the weekend. Organized by Tacoma's Urban sketchers, the event welcomed sketchers up and down the coast to explore our city with an artist's eye.