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Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Newly constructed, 2-story, 5-bedroom home

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Newly constructed, 2-story, 5-bedroom home

WLB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for both this SATURDAY and SUNDAY, is an impressive, newly constructed, two-story, 5-bedroom home with nine-foot... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: 3-BD Bow Lake home priced at just $274,900!

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: 3-BD Bow Lake home priced at just $274,900!

WLB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest’s Open House – open both this Saturday and Sunday – is an immaculately maintained 3-bedroom home in the highly desirable Bow... [Read more]

April 19 Job Fair will focus on Transportation, Distribution and Logistics

April 19 Job Fair will focus on Transportation, Distribution and Logistics

On Tuesday, April 19, Highline College will be hosting another free Job Fair, this time focused on jobs in the supply chain management industry. “Gain knowledge from industry experts and connect... [Read more]

JOBS: Highline College Spring Job Fair will be Monday, April 18

JOBS: Highline College Spring Job Fair will be Monday, April 18

Nearly 70 Employers are set to come to a free Spring Job Fair, to be held at Highline College on Monday, April 18, from 2 – 5 p.m. Meet with 68 local employers from a wide variety of industries looking... [Read more]

Advertiser Dana K’s Kafe in downtown Des Moines is open seven days a week

Advertiser Dana K’s Kafe in downtown Des Moines is open seven days a week

Here’s a down home, oven baked, scratch-made reminder to our readers that Advertiser Dana K’s Kafe is a great place to meet friends and family darn near any old time: Dana K’s is open... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway Saturday Open House: Des Moines Marina Penthouse Condo

Berkshire Hathaway Saturday Open House: Des Moines Marina Penthouse Condo

WLB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest’s Open House – open this SATURDAY, April 2 – is a captivating 3-bedroom Des Moines Marina Penthouse View Condo! Perched high... [Read more]

‘Beeping Easter Egg Hunt’ will be at Wesley Homes this Saturday

‘Beeping Easter Egg Hunt’ will be at Wesley Homes this Saturday

Visually impaired children from around the region will hunt for “beeping” Easter eggs with special guest Senator Cyrus Habib at Wesley Homes on Saturday, March 26, from 10 a.m. – Noon. The unique... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: 3-BD Des Moines Marina Penthouse Condo

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: 3-BD Des Moines Marina Penthouse Condo

WLB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest’s Open House – open this SATURDAY, March 26 – is a captivating 3-bedroom Des Moines Marina Penthouse View Condo! Perched high... [Read more]

Des Moines United Methodist Church’s Kids Easter Fun Day is Saturday!

Des Moines United Methodist Church’s Kids Easter Fun Day is Saturday!

Des Moines United Methodist Church’s Kids Easter Fun Day will be this Saturday, March 26, from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Free event all children 4-10yrs – games, crafts, stories, enjoy movie and lunch... [Read more]

Note this – Summer Trumpet Camps coming to Highline Community College

Note this – Summer Trumpet Camps coming to Highline Community College

Four Trumpet Camps, taught by Mat Montgomery, a longtime trumpet instructor with a Masters in Orchestral Performance, are coming this summer to the Highline Community College campus. This is a great opportunity... [Read more]

Des Moines United Methodist Church Holy Week starts Thursday, Mar. 24

Des Moines United Methodist Church Holy Week starts Thursday, Mar. 24

Des Moines United Methodist Church Holy Week schedule: Maundy Thursday: March 24 7pm, Choir, Communion Good Friday: March 25 7pm, Reading, Silent Reflection Easter Sunday: March 27 9:30am, Musical Rejoicing,... [Read more]

Toastmasters Soundwaves Club 5777 holding Open House March 31

Toastmasters Soundwaves Club 5777 holding Open House March 31

Have you ever wondered what Toastmasters is and what it can do for you? Come find out at this upcoming Open House: WHO: Toastmasters Soundwaves Club 5777 WHAT: Spring Open House WHERE: Wesley Gardens Administrative... [Read more]

‘Cyber Defense Competition’ will hack off at Highline College April 1-3

‘Cyber Defense Competition’ will hack off at Highline College April 1-3

College students from around the Pacific Northwest will have the chance to practice thwarting hackers during the annual Pacific Rim Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition, scheduled for April 1–3, 2016,... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Newly constructed, 2-story, 5-BD home

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Newly constructed, 2-story, 5-BD home

WLB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for both this SATURDAY and SUNDAY, is an impressive, newly constructed, two-story, 5-bedroom home with nine-foot... [Read more]

Advertiser Salon Michelle’s ‘Girls Night In’ w/Lips & Lashes will be Sat., April 2

Advertiser Salon Michelle’s ‘Girls Night In’ w/Lips & Lashes will be Sat., April 2

Advertiser Salon Michelle will be holding a ‘Girls Night In’ featuring Lips & Lashes on Saturday, April 2, from 3 – 5 p.m.: “Please join us for our first annual spring Girls Night... [Read more]

Welcome new Advertiser Liberty Tax Service in Des Moines

Welcome new Advertiser Liberty Tax Service in Des Moines

We are happy to welcome aboard new Advertiser Liberty Tax Service, located in the heart of Des Moines (map below). They are celebrating their fourth year of tax preparation here. It’s hard to believe,... [Read more]

PODCAST: Man accused of fatal crash blames GPS; Teacher acquitted & more…

PODCAST: Man accused of fatal crash blames GPS; Teacher acquitted & more…

Here’s episode #42 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]

It’s official – Valley Cities will no longer pursue Woodmont Recovery Center

It’s official – Valley Cities will no longer pursue Woodmont Recovery Center

On Thursday, March 10, Kenneth Taylor, CEO of Valley Cities Behavioral Health Care – which had been planning on building a recovery center in Des Moines’ Woodmont neighborhood – sent a letter... [Read more]