Music and Art in Wright Park showcased some of the biggest and brightest names in Tacoma rock and a couple of blasts from the past on Saturday. Tacoma Weekly was there bootlegging some of the most buzz-worthy moments, including the cameo that Abe Brennan, the vocalist for defunct local punk band My Name, made during Gold… Read More
The Daily Mash-Up
A total eastbound State Route 16 closure scheduled to occur tonight, then cancelled, is back on. At 11 p.m. tonight, all lanes of eastbound SR 16 will be closed at South Union Avenue, along with the South Union Avenue on-ramp to eastbound SR 16. During the closures, traffic will be detoured via South Union Avenue. The lanes and ramp will reopen tomorrow morning by 4 a.m.
On Saturday, scheduled night closures will still occur as well. From 12:01 a.m. to 5:30 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 10, crews will close all lanes of eastbound SR 16 at South Union Avenue and the Union Avenue on-ramp to eastbound… Read More
This Saturday, Aug. 10, the Ruston Family Fair takes place from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at North Winnifred from North 51st to North 54th (two blocks east of Pearl Street). The Ruston-Point Defiance Business District combines good old-fashioned rag-tag family fun with car lovers strolling past beautiful vehicles of yesteryear. The day promises excitement for everyone from grandpa to the kids. In addition to the Cadillac LaSalle car show, the event includes:
· Special history tour of Ruston with Tacoma Historical Society at 10… Read More
This week, we caught up with Federal Way musician Shyan Selah; and, when City Life hits the streets, you'll be able to learn more about upcoming appearances at Seattle Hempfest and Jazzbones and his role in the new boxing flick, “The Bronx Bull.” Meanwhile, here are a couple of performance clips of Selah and his band, the Republic of Sound, at the Whiskey… Read More
Washington State's Amber Alert system has issued an alert for people to be on the lookout for a 16-year-old girl and 8-year-old boy who were abducted in Boulevard, Calif. and believed to be on their way to Canada in a car driven by a 40-year-old man.
The Washington State Patrol is looking for Hannah Anderson is described as white, with blonde hair and blue eyes and 5 feet, 7 inches. The boy, Ethan Anderson, is described as white, with sandy hair and believed to be 4-feet-11 and about 65 lbs.
Authorities said that the teen and boy may be in the company of James DiMaggio, a white… Read More