How do we fund education after McCleary? #ACHH253

This is the recording from our third Adult Civics Happy Hour event so far. Adult Civics Happy Hour (#ACHH253) is an opportunity for real talk about what's happening in local government. We want to help regular people get involved and make their voice heard! During this event, moderator Nate Bowling (2016 Washington State Teacher of [...]

By | July 19th, 2017|Podcasts, Tacoma Politics, Tacoma Public Schools|Comments Off on How do we fund education after McCleary? #ACHH253

Union Club – a new coworking space in Tacoma

Josh Kilen, from Kilen IT, and Lynda Lopez, community manager at Surge Tacoma, talk about coworking in Tacoma and the newest Tacoma coworking space: Union Club!

By | July 7th, 2017|Downtown Tacoma, Podcasts|Comments Off on Union Club – a new coworking space in Tacoma

Tacoma’s History with Michael Sullivan – Part 6 (1990s to today)

Michael Sullivan knows the history of all things Tacoma. He blogs regularly at tacomahistory.live. On today's podcast he shares fascinating stories and nuggets from Tacoma's history. Today's episode covers (roughly) Tacoma's history from the 1970s to 1990s.

By | July 3rd, 2017|Downtown Tacoma, North Slope Historic District, North Tacoma, Podcasts, Proctor District|Comments Off on Tacoma’s History with Michael Sullivan – Part 6 (1990s to today)

Tacoma’s History with Michael Sullivan – Part 5 (1970s to 1990s)

Michael Sullivan knows the history of all things Tacoma. He blogs regularly at tacomahistory.live. On today's podcast he shares fascinating stories and nuggets from Tacoma's history. Today's episode covers (roughly) Tacoma's history from the 1970s to 1990s.

By | June 25th, 2017|Downtown Tacoma, Podcasts|Comments Off on Tacoma’s History with Michael Sullivan – Part 5 (1970s to 1990s)

What does the city council DO anyway? #ACHH253

This is the recording from our second Adult Civics Happy Hour event. (We have no podcast version of the first event, but you can watch the Facebook livestream here.) Adult Civics Happy Hour (#ACHH253) is an opportunity for real talk about what's happening in local government. We want to help regular people get involved and make [...]

By | June 14th, 2017|Podcasts, Tacoma Politics|Comments Off on What does the city council DO anyway? #ACHH253

Part 2: Who is running for office in Tacoma and Pierce County?

Four guests (yes it was a full room) join Marguerite to discuss the recent candidate filings. This is an honest conversion with a progressive view of politics in Tacoma. The guests are all active in local politics which means that some of them have endorsed candidates or are working for candidates. They all disclose that [...]

By | May 25th, 2017|Podcasts, Tacoma Politics, Tacoma Public Schools|Comments Off on Part 2: Who is running for office in Tacoma and Pierce County?

Part 1: Who is running for office in Tacoma and Pierce County?

Four guests (yes it was a full room) join Marguerite to discuss the recent candidate filings. This is an honest conversion with a progressive view of politics in Tacoma. The guests are all active in local politics which means that some of them have endorsed candidates or are working for candidates. They all disclose that [...]

By | May 25th, 2017|Podcasts, Tacoma Politics, Tacoma Public Schools|Comments Off on Part 1: Who is running for office in Tacoma and Pierce County?

On Parks and Living Like the Mountain Is Out – With Hunter George

Hunter George, who works for Metro Parks Tacoma and is a City Councilmember in Fircrest. He comes to the podcast to talk about the park system in Tacoma, being South Sound Proud, and the other partnerships that are coming together to make Tacoma and Pierce County a better place to live.

By | May 5th, 2017|Podcasts|Comments Off on On Parks and Living Like the Mountain Is Out – With Hunter George

The new KNKX with Matt Martinez & Mary Dunaway

Director of Content Matt Martinez and Director of Development Mary Dunaway talk about how KPLU became KNKX and what it means for news and radio in the Tacoma and Puget Sound area.

By | April 12th, 2017|Podcasts, Tacoma News and Blogs|Comments Off on The new KNKX with Matt Martinez & Mary Dunaway

Announcing Nate Bowling’s New Podcast: Nerd Farmer

If you like the Move To Tacoma Podcast, you're going to love Nate Bowling's new podcast, Nerd Farmer! Lincoln High School teacher Nate Bowling has been one of our most popular guests. Recently he did a takeover of the Move to Tacoma Podcast and now he's launching a podcast of his own! Billed as "A [...]

By | April 10th, 2017|Podcasts, Posts|Comments Off on Announcing Nate Bowling’s New Podcast: Nerd Farmer