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The Newspaper Poem

The Newspaper Poem By Danielle Nease of The Tacoma Daily Index The wonderful thing about newspapers, is newspapers are wonderful things. Our hearts are made from our people, with readers who pull on our strings. We’re newsy, bluesy, some of ... [...more]

Photo by Morf Morford

Free Summer concerts

The greater Tacoma area has lots of music for all tastes throughout the summer. Here’s a few of them: Franke Tobey Jones, 5340 North Bristol, Tacoma, WA 98407, presents Concerts on the Lawn ~ Every Thursday Night In August, 6:30 … ... [...more]

This homeless encampment in downtown Tacoma persisted for several months. Photo: Morf Morford

Tacoma and The New Urban Crisis

  By Morf Morford Tacoma Daily Index It seems that every city has clusters of homeless camps with masses of tarps, tents and makeshift shelters. Everyone hates these collections of disconnected people. I’d guess that those who inhabit them ... [...more]