Category Archives: Proctor District

Electric skateboards everywhere!

by AP on August 29, 2016, no comments

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 […]

Partridge District?

by AP on November 8, 2009, one comment

I had a conversation with myself and decided to go ahead with this thought. Before I begin, let me just say that I love the Proctor District, especially when it’s not crawling with middle schoolers. The honorable Proctor District has left a sour taste in my mouth lately. There is considerable traffic, delay, construction and […]

Nick -n- Willy’s Pizza

by AP on September 19, 2007, no comments

NICK -N- WILLY’S PIZZA 2602 North Proctor Tacoma, WA (253) 444-3060 The anticipation was killing me. The time was finally here to make my inaugural voyage to Nick -N- Willy’s Pizza. In all ways, I was ready.Too bad Nick -N- Willy’s was not. I won’t get into the details at this time, as this was […]

Junior Daffodil Parade

by AP on April 14, 2007, no comments

This morning I headed up to the heart of the Proctor District to get a closeup on the Junior Daffodil Parade. In prior years, I’ve been on my way to Starbuck’s or the grocery store, unknowingly crossing up with a tidal wave of pedestrians, blockades and other confused breakfast-seekers. The Proctor District is no fun […]