Center of Tacoma, Washington’s Japantown at Thirteenth and Broadway. Photo courtesy of the Magden Collection at Densho.

Don’t Tick-off T-Town

By Morf Morford Tacoma Daily Index My heart always drops when I hear Tacoma mentioned in the national (or, even worse, international) news. Every other city, it seems, is mentioned in a variety of contexts; political conventions, sporting ... [...more]

Are these Harry Potter glasses or John Lennon glasses? It depends how old you are.  	Photo by Morf Morford

Read a newspaper lately?

By Morf Morford Tacoma Daily Index “I read the news today, oh boy” is how John Lennon put it in his part of “A day in the life” from the well-known Sgt. Pepper album.  Back in 1967 everyone (even The … [...more]