When I was a kid, little did I know that one day I’d live just two blocks from the boyhood home of Don Wilson, a founder of legendary rock band The Ventures. So writes reader columnist Ken Sikes of South Tacoma.
Hometown Dogs, the food truck in Lakewood, has closed permanently, but there are other restaurants in the area that serve a Chicago dog like Hometown did. Try The Red Hot, CaskCades, Shake Shake Shake and Patty’s Burgers, among others.
Sound Transit is considering building a maintenance and operations center at the location of the new Dick’s Drive-In Restaurant that opened Dec. 17, 2018 in Kent. The city and the business are upset about that.
Department of Social and Health Services clients will get February Basic Food benefits by Jan. 20 to minimize the effects of any lapse in funding from the USDA caused by the partial federal government shutdown.
Leobel Bonilla Gomez, a previously undocumented immigrant from Guatemala, won his case in immigration court and will be allowed to stay in the United States. He’d been detained for months at the Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma.