When leaders of the Maplewood Neighborhood Association first suggested the organization counter persistent gang issues by donating money to a ...
(Ted S. Warren/AP)
March 26, 2013
Jenae DeCampo, a worker in the upstairs lounge area of Stonegate, a pizza-and-rum bar in Tacoma, uses a blowtorch to heat the metal part of a bong used to produce marijuana vapor. Bar owner Jeff Call charges patrons a small fee to become a member of the private second-floor club, which prohibits smoking marijuana, but does permit "vaporizing," a method that involves heating the marijuana without burning it.