Take a look at this place! The current McMenamin’s project is staggering. Downtown On The Go put on a tour of the site last night for 100 lucky folks. It was pretty dark in there so please excuse that the photos are a bit noisy and blurry. There is a whole lotta scaffolding in this … Read moreOld Elks Lodge: New McMenamin’s Hotel
The mailman says everybody has them now. I went over to my neighbor’s and they have one. We recently got one. Now that I know what they look like I’m seeing them everywhere. It’s the Ring Doorbell and you have probably been recorded by one. After putzing around for months trying to figure out which … Read moreRing Doorbell craze
On your marks! Get set for something unusual coming to Tacoma July 26, 2017. Have you ever seen water-skiers go over 100mph? I haven’t. It looks kinda like this: This year the World Water Ski Racing Championship will conduct preliminary races in Commencement Bay with the final heats taking place at Seafair in Seattle. In … Read moreWorld Water Ski Racing Championship in Tacoma
It seems every day a different, new-age gadget goes rolling past me in the Proctor District. These battery-powered means of transportation are quieter and faster than before and it’s time for me to take a closer look. The high-end models are typically not available in local retail stores so we will take to the interwaves … Read moreElectric skateboards everywhere!
Proctor Station hasn’t changed in months. A double-wide, double expensive clothing store is all we have to show for our new building. Well, that and a lot of shade and a couple parking spots in Proctor Canyon. I want to like this place. I remain open-minded. Sort of. If donuts or something of equal weight … Read moreTime is running out for Proctor Station