Establishing smart zoning policies is important for non-profit entities that want to build affordable housing in Tacoma neighborhoods, including those surrounding the Tacoma Mall, according to two advocates.
The starry-eyed optimism of landing her dream job at the Washington state Capitol vanished in weeks for Tacoma’s Jessica Gavre. She says she faced unwanted advances not unlike her teenage days as a grocery bagger.
I know something about the AR-15 rifle that was used to kill 17 people in Parkland, Florida, or rather, I know its military version, the M-16. I carried one a few years, back when I wore baggy green skin.
Once again the good people of Puyallup are under the critical lens of News Tribune columnist Matt Driscoll, this time for the City Council’s decision to end a program to put up to 10 portable toilets throughout our downtown area to accommodate the homeless.