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Bob and Jean Green of B&E Meats will be Grand Marshals this Saturday

Bob and Jean Green of B&E Meats will be Grand Marshals this Saturday

“RESPECTFUL and FRIENDLY” Two words that describe Bob and Jean Green…who have been selected as the Honorary Grand Marshals for the Des Moines Waterland Grand Parade, to be held this Saturday,... [Read more]

‘Parade Against Hunger’ & help Des Moines Food Bank at the Parade Saturday

‘Parade Against Hunger’ & help Des Moines Food Bank at the Parade Saturday

“I was hungry and you gave me food. I was thirsty and you gave me drink.” – Matthew 25:35 The Des Moines Food Bank will be marching in the Des Moines Waterland Parade this coming Saturday, July... [Read more]

FREE All-Day Music & Community Festival will be in Des Moines Sat., Aug. 11

FREE All-Day Music & Community Festival will be in Des Moines Sat., Aug. 11

A FREE All-Day Music and Community Festival will be held in Des Moines on Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. All are welcome to enjoy a fun-filled day featuring multiple live bands, food for... [Read more]

JOBS: Mia Bella Salon offers Chair Leases for Licensed Cosmetologists

JOBS: Mia Bella Salon offers Chair Leases for Licensed Cosmetologists

Serving Normandy Park for more than a decade, Mia Bella Salon remains a successful enterprise with loyal clientele. Owner Laura Joseph is currently looking for licensed Cosmetologists to round out the... [Read more]

Pete’s Towing returning to the Waterland Parade this coming Sat., July 21

Pete’s Towing returning to the Waterland Parade this coming Sat., July 21

Pete’s Towing will be returning to the 2018 Waterland Parade, which will be held on Marine View Drive this coming Saturday, July 21, starting at 6 p.m. Since 1941, Pete’s Towing has been delivering... [Read more]

Des Moines City Council approves small cellular antenna ordinance

Des Moines City Council approves small cellular antenna ordinance

By Jack Mayne The Council approved by a 5 – 1 vote a draft ordinance that would allow the expansion of new low-powered cellular networks to provide cellular and data coverage to smaller geographic areas... [Read more]

Normandy Park’s FREE ‘Music in the Park’ starts this Sunday at Marvista Park

Normandy Park’s FREE ‘Music in the Park’ starts this Sunday at Marvista Park

Normandy Park’s FREE summer music concerts and Pre-funk Leisure Games start this Sunday, July 15 at the gazebo in Marvista Park. Pre-funk starts at 4:30 p.m., and concerts begin at 5 p.m. Bring... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Star Lake, SeaTac, Renton Highlands, Lakeridge, Gregory Heights

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Star Lake, SeaTac, Renton Highlands, Lakeridge, Gregory Heights

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding six great Open Houses this weekend! The first is a home so nice you can vacation where you live! Waterfront living... [Read more]

VIDEO: ‘The Briefing #9’ Port of Seattle public comment episode released

VIDEO: ‘The Briefing #9’ Port of Seattle public comment episode released

‘The Briefing Episode #9: By the Numbers’ – Steve Edmiston’s ongoing attempt to “take on the Port of Seattle, one public comment at a time” – has been released: This... [Read more]

Tree owners in South King County invited to share fruit for ‘Harvest for All’

Tree owners in South King County invited to share fruit for ‘Harvest for All’

Non-profit City Fruit is seeking tree owners in South King County to join its growing fruit sharing community as the organization prepares for its first major Harvest outside Seattle. Earlier this year... [Read more]

JOBS: John Knox Community Preschool looking to hire Preschool Teachers

JOBS: John Knox Community Preschool looking to hire Preschool Teachers

John Knox Community Preschool is seeking Christ loving, kid focused teachers/assistants for 2 part time morning positions for the 2018/2019 school year. Candidates should be experienced in creating a... [Read more]

Alzheimer’s Association offers Caregiver Support Group at Wesley Homes

Alzheimer’s Association offers Caregiver Support Group at Wesley Homes

Caring for someone with memory loss? Do you need information and support? The Alzheimer’s Association family caregiver support groups provide a consistent and caring place for people to learn, share... [Read more]

JOBS: HMSHost holding Restaurant Job Fair on Monday, July 16

JOBS: HMSHost holding Restaurant Job Fair on Monday, July 16

Restaurant Job Fair HMSHost Proudly Operating @ Seattle-Tacoma International Airport Monday, July 16: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Work for a company that’s passionate about food and making travelers feel... [Read more]

BBQ, Fundraiser & free Concert at Des Moines Beach Park this Wed., July 11

BBQ, Fundraiser & free Concert at Des Moines Beach Park this Wed., July 11

ALL ON ONE GREAT NIGHT Come to the kick-off of the annual DES MOINES BEACH PARK SUMMER CONCERT SERIES, from 7-8:30 p.m., featuring Borrowed Time (Styx tribute band) and sponsored by the Des Moines Arts... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Gregory Heights, Normandy Park Waterfront, SeaTac, Seattle, Bothell

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Gregory Heights, Normandy Park Waterfront, SeaTac, Seattle, Bothell

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding five great Open Houses this weekend! The first is a rare new construction in Gregory Heights: Beautiful views... [Read more]

VIDEO: DAL Law Firm discusses Bankruptcy on ‘New Day Northwest’

VIDEO: DAL Law Firm discusses Bankruptcy on ‘New Day Northwest’

From Advertiser DAL Law Firm: Darcel Lobo of DAL Law Firm recently sat down with Margaret Larson of New Day Northwest to discuss questions that may arise if you or someone you know if considering filing... [Read more]

VIDEO: Area residents read the Declaration of Independence

VIDEO: Area residents read the Declaration of Independence

We first posted this video on July 4, 2010, but we love it so much we thought it was worth a rerun on this national holiday: Out of the red, white and blue, it occurred to us that our third President,... [Read more]

City Manager responds to comments from last week’s Council meeting

City Manager responds to comments from last week’s Council meeting

By Michael Matthias City Manager, Des Moines In response to certain statements and questions that have been circulating and were brought forward at a recent Des Moines City Council meeting, I offer this... [Read more]

Senior Center Director Sue Padden says she’s innocent, now retired after 22 years

Senior Center Director Sue Padden says she’s innocent, now retired after 22 years

By Jack Mayne When Des Moines City Manager Michael Matthias personally and publicly ordered longtime Senior Services Director Sue Padden out of the senior center at lunch hour on June 14 – just days... [Read more]

Des Moines Police Department reminds residents that fireworks are illegal

Des Moines Police Department reminds residents that fireworks are illegal

The Des Moines Police Department would like to remind everyone that – as outlined by Des Moines Municipal Code – the possession and use of “Fireworks” within the City limits of Des Moines is prohibited: 9.42.030... [Read more]