Washington indigenous communities push for action to address violence against women

15 January 2019, 4:28 am

During six community outreach sessions that began ... Lucas wrote in a Feb. 27 letter to the chair of the Washington Senate Rules Committee, Lt. Governor Cyrus Habib. Nali’s obituary in the Tacoma New...... Read More »

POINT DEFIANCE ZOO & AQUARIUM SMASHES ALL-TIME ATTENDANCE RECORD, THANKS TO A HOST OF SEA ANIMALS – AND TACOMA VOTERS AND DONORS

15 January 2019, 3:50 am

Animals are still being added, and a month-long community celebration of this new jewel in Tacoma’s environmental crown is set ... and for two badgers orphaned in Eastern Washington. · Continued parti...... Read More »

Kennedy Funding Closes $3 Million Loan to Religious Facility in Tacoma, WA

15 January 2019, 2:00 am

"Tacoma is growing rapidly, with steady growth in employment rates and a strong demand for housing," Wolfer said. "We are glad to be able to help support a thriving community organization in a ...... Read More »

Buffalo posts the nation's fourth-worst poverty rate for children

15 January 2019, 1:09 am

The five-year version of the bureau's 2017 American Community Survey says that 58,617 residents ... Riverside, California, has a youth poverty rate of 21.7%. • 83 (tie). Tacoma, Washington, has a yout...... Read More »

Washington state Legislature this year looks more like the people it serves

15 January 2019, 12:00 am

Both incoming House Democrats represented historic firsts for the Washington Legislature ... the new two-year state operating budget — a document that will touch every community across the state in mu...... Read More »

Operating Room Nursing Assistant Job in Tacoma, Washington – Department of the Army

13 January 2019, 9:51 pm

Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthro...... Read More »

Youth Program Advocates Make Their Case to WA Legislature

13 January 2019, 9:44 pm

The Tacoma Community Boat Builders is another group working outside ... Monday is the first day of the Washington legislative session.... Read More »

Tacoma Stands Out in Puget Sound Investment

13 January 2019, 8:38 pm

TACOMA, WA—A milestone has been reached in PMF Investments’ interior ... a wonderful part of our bright future and I am grateful to partner with them for our community,” said councilmember Catherine U...... Read More »

New housing option for Tacoma homeless college students

9 January 2019, 2:07 pm

The University of Washington Tacoma has opened a ground ... in federal funds this year to house students attending Tacoma Community College. "That means the world," said TCC student Ishae Gainous.... Read More »

Explore Northwest art and culture at Tacoma Museum District

9 January 2019, 12:00 am

The Community Festival opening event ... through the Museum District Pass covering one admission each, good for a year, to Tacoma Art Museum, Museum of Glass, Washington State History Museum, LeMay — ...... Read More »

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