Business Section

JOB: Robbins & Co. looking to hire Office Assistant for Burien office

JOB: Robbins & Co. looking to hire Office Assistant for Burien office

Robbins & Co. is looking to hire an Office Assistant at their Burien office: Compensation: Starting at $14-$16, DOE Employment type: full-time Office assistant needed for small family-owned construction... [Read more]

Des Moines United Methodist Church’s annual Spaghetti Dinner is Saturday

Des Moines United Methodist Church’s annual Spaghetti Dinner is Saturday

Des Moines United Methodist Church’s annual Spaghetti Dinner is this Saturday, Feb. 13, from 5 – 8 p.m, in Fellowship Hall. Raffle tickets for beautiful baskets. Candle lights, table service,... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway Saturday Open House: Spacious & bright 5-BD home

Berkshire Hathaway Saturday Open House: Spacious & bright 5-BD home

WLB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for this SATURDAY, Feb. 6 – is a spacious, bright and welcoming 5-bedroom home with plenty of space! Smart... [Read more]

Registration for 2016 South Highline National Little League is now underway!

Registration for 2016 South Highline National Little League is now underway!

Registration for the 2016 South Highline National Little League is now underway! Please stop by Sylvester Middle School Gym (16222 Sylvester Rd SW in Burien) on Thursday nights from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.... [Read more]

JOB: City of Des Moines looking to hire Recreation Facility Attendant

JOB: City of Des Moines looking to hire Recreation Facility Attendant

The City of Des Moines is looking to hire a Recreation Facility Attendant I: The pay is $9.50 to $13.00 per hour DOQ. Hourly Extra-Hire Variable-Hour Part-time. This position is not eligible for benefits... [Read more]

‘Landmark on the Sound’ sold for $14 million; city wants to retain its façade

‘Landmark on the Sound’ sold for $14 million; city wants to retain its façade

by Jack Mayne The Des Moines City Council was told the Masonic ‘Landmark on the Sound’ has been sold for “in the area of $14 million” and the city will meet with representatives of the new owners... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Contemporary Normandy Park home

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Contemporary Normandy Park home

WLB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for both this Saturday, Jan. 30 and Sunday, Jan. 31 – is a lovely contemporary 5-bedroom Normandy Park home... [Read more]

Neighborhood meeting about Des Moines Marina Redevelopment is Wednesday

Neighborhood meeting about Des Moines Marina Redevelopment is Wednesday

The Des Moines Marina Association, in conjunction with the Des Moines Yacht Club, will be holding a community and marina stakeholder meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 27, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at the yacht... [Read more]

Des Moines Council hears about 2,000 new jobs, tall trees & pot sales locations

Des Moines Council hears about 2,000 new jobs, tall trees & pot sales locations

by Jack Mayne For years, the financially struggling city of Des Moines has cut staff and scratched some plans, but the future will be brightening over the next couple of years, the Des Moines City Council... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway Sunday Open Houses: 2 amazing 3 Tree Point homes!

Berkshire Hathaway Sunday Open Houses: 2 amazing 3 Tree Point homes!

WLB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest will be holding TWO Open Houses this weekend – from Noon – 3 p.m. this SUNDAY, Jan. 24! Here’s the first home: Enjoy amazing Puget... [Read more]

Des Moines Legacy Foundation receives $32,000 donation

Des Moines Legacy Foundation receives $32,000 donation

Village Concepts and The Adriana Senior Apartments project – which will be breaking ground in the Des Moines Marina District this year – contributed $32,000 to the Des Moines Legacy Foundation Thursday... [Read more]

Des Moines City Council will explore additional retail marijuana store

Des Moines City Council will explore additional retail marijuana store

by Jack Mayne Since the one retail pot store in Des Moines is “raking in the money,” a realtor came to the City Council to seek an additional opportunity for another store in the city limits... [Read more]

Advertiser Three Tree Montessori School’s Open House is Saturday, Jan. 30

Advertiser Three Tree Montessori School’s Open House is Saturday, Jan. 30

Are you looking for a nearby school which can nurture your child to his or her potential? Advertiser Three Tree Montessori School invites you to visit their upcoming Open House on Saturday, Jan. 30, from... [Read more]

PODCAST: Burglary suspect arrested; bank robbed; Jack Mayne Commentary

PODCAST: Burglary suspect arrested; bank robbed; Jack Mayne Commentary

Here’s episode #33 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

Matt Pina elected Des Moines Mayor; new court defense contract approved

Matt Pina elected Des Moines Mayor; new court defense contract approved

New Mayor Matt Pina, shortly after he was elected Thursday night, Jan. 7, 2016. by Jack Mayne The Des Moines City Council elected Councilmember Matt Pina as Mayor and Councilmember Vic Pennington as Mayor... [Read more]

JOBS: Restaurant Job Fair will be Thursday, Jan. 14 at Sea-Tac Airport

JOBS: Restaurant Job Fair will be Thursday, Jan. 14 at Sea-Tac Airport

RESTAURANT JOB FAIR WHEN: Thursday, January 14, 2016, from 10 AM till 2 PM WHERE: Seattle – Tacoma International Airport, 17801 International Blvd, 98158 – Room # – MT 292 2F (head towards pre-security... [Read more]

Top Producers for Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW for Dec. announced

Top Producers for Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW for Dec. announced

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest released their Top Producer list for December, 2015, and congrats are in order for the #1 Agent, Ameet Prasad: You can reach these top Agents... [Read more]

JOB: ‘Can’t Stop Smackin’ restaurant looking to hire Kitchen Help

JOB: ‘Can’t Stop Smackin’ restaurant looking to hire Kitchen Help

‘Can’t Stop Smackin’ – located in the Normandy Park Towne Center – is looking to hire Kitchen Help. This restaurant is a “Southern inspired restaurant with a Pacific Northwest kick.” KITCHEN... [Read more]

JOBS: Highline Public Schools holding Job Fair on Thursday, Jan. 14

JOBS: Highline Public Schools holding Job Fair on Thursday, Jan. 14

Highline Public Schools will be holding a Job Fair on Thursday, Jan. 14, from 3 – 5:30 p.m. at the Highline Central Office at 15675 Ambaum Blvd. SW in Burien (near Azteca). “Make a difference... [Read more]

Community Conversation with Tyrone Curry Sr. of Highline School Board is Saturday

Community Conversation with Tyrone Curry Sr. of Highline School Board is Saturday

Families and community members are invited to join members of the Highline School Board for a series of conversations at locations across the district, with the next meeting set for this Saturday, Jan.... [Read more]

Police seeking public’s help finding this Fedora hat-wearing robbery suspect

Police seeking public’s help finding this Fedora hat-wearing robbery suspect

From our sister site The B-Town Blog: UPDATE WED, 12/30/15: King County Sheriff’s Detectives are still trying to identify the Fedora hat-wearing man pictured below, who police say robbed a convenience... [Read more]

JOB: Well-established General Dentist in Burien seeking Dental Assistant

JOB: Well-established General Dentist in Burien seeking Dental Assistant

A well-established General Dentist in Burien is looking for an experienced, full-time chairside Dental Assistant. Office hours Mon-Thurs, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Salary DOE. Must be reliable and organized. Dr.... [Read more]