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Ninth and Pacific is a worthy entertainment destination

Businesses in this stretch of downtown Tacoma blend history with good eats, drinks and fun.

Esperanza Martin happily carries her to go box after dinner with friends in the developing entertainment district between Souty 7th and 9th street on Pacific Avenue in downtown.

Lumpia World opens in Northeast Tacoma on Saturday

Lumpia World’s fourth restaurant to open in Browns Point.

Lumpia, a Filipino specialty similar to Chinese egg rolls, is a staple at Lumpia World, which opens its fourth location Saturday in Tacoma’s Browns Point neighborhood.

A second food truck pilot program for Tacoma starts June 12

There’s now a second pilot project, called Picnics in the Parks, that will bring food trucks every Friday through Sunday to three Tacoma parks...

Chuck Maul and Holly Millie tear into a Chicken Sandwich from Mobile Food Command Center at Food Truck Fest in Tacoma's Wright Park, July 20, 2014. The festival will return this year, but its sponsor, Metro Parks Tacoma, is also starting a food truck program set to bring food trucks to three Tacoma parks every weekend through September.

‘Aloha’ feels like ‘goodbye’ in this Crowe calamity

Film is a shambling, lurching Hawaiian comedy full of big name actors making long, rushed, declamatory speeches.

Bradley Cooper and Emma Stone share a lighter moment in a scene from “Aloha.“

Tacoma Murals Project expands from murals to traffic box wraps

Two other new public art pieces are dedicated this week.

Bob Henry’s Viet My mural in Tacoma’s Lincoln District is one of two new works in the Tacoma Murals Project this spring.