July 1, 2005
Economic development would bring more jobs to local residents, yet alter the community character. A community group is searching for the right mix.


July 1, 2005
Sunnycrest Nursery’s garden spotlights Key Pen and wows the crowd at the first Point Defiance Flower and Garden Show.


July 1, 2005
Another installment in a series of articles takes a look back at the discussion between county and Tacoma Power about making 144th Street a public road.


June 1, 2005
Several dozen property owners whose main access is off 144th Street have been unable to obtain any county permits, and are fighting against what they say is essentially a landlocked situation.


June 1, 2005
The new KPCS director, Luke Snyder, is not a stranger to the Key Peninsula nor to the Community House.


June 1, 2005
The Legislature’s $8.5 billion transportation package includes funds for State Route 302—but Key Pen residents should read all the fine print before giving it the thumbs up.


May 1, 2005
The annual Memorial Day celebration at the Vaughn Cemetery will include a special event: the dedication of a permanent memorial to honor veterans.


May 1, 2005
A dream several years in the making was set to become reality in April, as the state Legislature appropriated funds to turn a 350-acre Key Pen property into a park.


May 1, 2005
A sixth-grader dreams of racing for NASCAR some day—and is adding up trophies toward that dream.


April 1, 2005
The Key Peninsula Metropolitan Park District hires a full-time parks director as a first step in getting “organized” and expanding programs.