Sasha Penn

About Sasha Penn

Sasha Penn is a working on a Bachelors in Business and minor in Applied Computers. She enjoys going to local conventions, reading, and playing video or table top games. Currently working as the Web and Social Media Manager.

Dockyard Derby Dames: From rookie to pro

A fun yet brutal all-women’s sport has been growing and thriving here in Tacoma and across the Pacific Northwest — roller derby. Dockyard Derby Dames, Tacoma’s original women’s flat-track derby leagu...

Big Bertha finally breaks through

With much anticipation, Ber­tha completed the 9,270-foot journey under Seattle on April 4. Bertha, the 57-foot diameter boring machine, finished the roughly 1.7 mile tunnel earlier in the month, but ...

A rabbit rescue near you — Rabbit Haven

Rabbit Haven is a non-profit rabbit rescue located in Gig Harbor. Though Rabbit Haven has been a non-profit for 16 years, Sue Brennan, the founder, has been caring for rabbits since the 1980s. The ra...

Rescue readies for returned rabbits

A local rabbit shelter prepares to take on more than a basket of bun­nies. Rabbit Haven, a rabbit shelter in Gig Harbor, says that every year after Easter, “Easter bunnies” are either abandoned or di...

Seattle burger stop settles for the south

A Seattle staple is moving down to South King County. Dick’s Drive-In, an award-winning burger stop, plans to open a new store close to the South Sound. When Dick’s Drive-In expanded to Edmonds five ...

The rise and fall of ‘Pokémon Go’

“Pokémon Go’s” company, Niantic, did a lot of things right in the beginning. Niantic generated a lot of interest and hype for the game, resulting in an explosion of 45 million people playing upon rel...