The Firs Celebrates 40 Successful Years

The Firs Celebrates 40 Successful Years

The longevity of The Firs, an independent senior living community, can be attributed to its integration of wellness, purpose, and community engagement. Detailed attention on doing meaningful activities brings purpose and joy. That includes for the people who live at The Firs as well as all the lives they touch.  To support the community and …

Tacoma Little Theatre Presents Almost Maine

Tacoma Little Theatre Presents Almost Maine

Welcome to Almost, Maine.  It’s love.  But not quite.  Tacoma Little Theatre presents the charming and beloved Almost, Maine, by John Cariani, as part of its 105th Season.  Almost, Maine is directed by Rick Hornor. Almost, Maine is a place that’s so far north, it’s almost not in the United States. It’s almost in Canada. …

Toyota of Puyallup: A Family Affair

Toyota of Puyallup: A Family Affair

Back in 1989, when Kerry Odeman was approached by her father about joining the family business as its finance manager, she wasn’t that enthusiastic about it. “I was a recent University of Washington graduate and I thought to myself – I was a speech communications major because there wasn’t a math requirement! How can I …

Olympia’s Westside Welcomes Crumbl Cookies

Olympia’s Westside Welcomes Crumbl Cookies

Crumbl Cookies with their snappy, pink boxes are coming to Olympia’s westside in May. Franchise co-owners Sebastian Brost and De’Shaun Hollis are completing the final details for the Grand Opening. If you have yet to indulge in a Crumbl, your time has come. “When I tasted my first Crumbl, I loved it,” says Brost. His …

Tacoma Little Theatre Hosts Students on Stage

Tacoma Little Theatre Hosts Students on Stage

More than 105 years ago, an ambitious group of civic-minded community members founded the Tacoma Chapter of the Drama League of America, known today as the Tacoma Little Theatre. Even today, their goal to promote theater, the study of theatrical literature and culture as a means of community building, is alive and well. According to …

Explore Tacoma’s Parks

Explore Tacoma’s Parks

Metro Parks Tacoma is among the elite nationally-accredited park systems in the United States. From large regional events to world-class zoos, local parks and pools, historic facilities, sports and classes, there is something there for everyone. Find your favorite places to explore and escape. 2024 Special Events June 1-2 Point Defiance Flower & Garden Festival …