Month: October 2013

Young brains in high gear

Kids build a LEGO airplane together.

It was Sunday, but nobody’s brains were resting at a free all-day educational forum at Annie Wright School in North Tacoma. For the second year, Scholar Search, based in Connecticut, invited Puget Sound area educators to offer opportunities so “intellectually…

Urban Shopping with a Halloween edge


The first monthly¬†Urban Shopping & Cocktails¬†event of the season held Saturday in Hilltop had a Halloween theme. Shoppers even left with treat bags that contained product samples and vampire teeth. Artisans and craftspeople sold their wares in Christy Reedy’s colorfully…