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Port of Seattle passes new budget, will invest in local airport communities

Port of Seattle passes new budget, will invest in local airport communities

The Port of Seattle passed one of its most significant budgets in the last decade this week, continuing its major investments in infrastructure and facilities, and charting a new course for community and... [Read more]

Meet with Washington State Rep. Tina Orwall on Wednesday, Dec. 12

Meet with Washington State Rep. Tina Orwall on Wednesday, Dec. 12

ACLU Burien People Power and Boulevard Park Place Active Retirement Community will be welcoming 33rd Legislative District Rep. Tina Orwall to meet with the community on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018. The location... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Who’s the New Kearse?

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Who’s the New Kearse?

By Greg Wright It’s almost December. And you know what that means. Traditionally, this is the time for the Seahawks to get hot under Pete Carroll. In past years, the offensive heat has relied heavily... [Read more]

Bomb threat results in major police response at Des Moines Post Office

Bomb threat results in major police response at Des Moines Post Office

A bomb threat resulted in a major, multi-agency response to the Des Moines Post Office on Saturday, Nov. 24. Des Moines Police, Port of Seattle Police K-9 & Bomb Squad and Postal Inspector teams responded... [Read more]

Police seeking public’s help regarding fatal shooting on Thanksgiving day

Police seeking public’s help regarding fatal shooting on Thanksgiving day

Des Moines Police Detectives are asking for help regarding a fatal shooting on Thanksgiving day (Nov. 22) at the Mt. Rainier High School field. Police say that after a holiday pickup football game on the... [Read more]

Man In Black Friday special: Watch ‘The Maury Island Incident’ for 50% off!

Man In Black Friday special: Watch ‘The Maury Island Incident’ for 50% off!

Why brave all the kooky, crazy crowds when you can stay warm and cozy inside and watch the locally-produced, award-winning film ‘The Maury Island Incident’ at an out-of-this-world 50% OFF... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: Normandy Terrace, Burien, Des Moines, SeaTac, Tukwila & more

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: Normandy Terrace, Burien, Des Moines, SeaTac, Tukwila & more

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding 11 great Open Houses this Black Friday weekend – a perfect time to do some real holiday shopping! The first Open... [Read more]

It was definitely a Happy Turkey Day for two local turkeys!

It was definitely a Happy Turkey Day for two local turkeys!

From our sister site The B-Town Blog: UPDATE: The ongoing ‘Pardon or Eat’ turkey food fundraiser is almost over, as Normandy Park residents Candace and Tay Krull share some grateful news... [Read more]

Get your Trees from Zenith Holland Nursery, a Holiday Tradition since 1907!

Get your Trees from Zenith Holland Nursery, a Holiday Tradition since 1907!

Established in 1907, Zenith Holland Nursery is the oldest continually operating business in Des Moines, and also the place for the freshest, most beautiful and distinctive trees to adorn your home and... [Read more]

Grand Opening for new Dick’s Drive-In will be Wednesday, Dec. 12

Grand Opening for new Dick’s Drive-In will be Wednesday, Dec. 12

From our sister site I Love Kent: It’s so official you can almost smell the fries – the Grand Opening for the new Dick’s Drive-In will be Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018, from 10 – 11 a.m. “Join... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes from MaST Center’s recent ‘Squid-A-Rama 18’

PHOTOS: Scenes from MaST Center’s recent ‘Squid-A-Rama 18’

Courtesy Des Moines Arts Commissioner Jerry Farmer come these great photos taken at the MaST Center’s ‘Squid-A-Rama 18,’ held on Saturday, Nov. 10. The winner of the Golden Squid Award... [Read more]

Des Moines Police investigating possible shooting in Redondo area Saturday night

Des Moines Police investigating possible shooting in Redondo area Saturday night

Des Moines Police are investigating a possible shooting in the Redondo area Saturday night, Nov. 17. Police say a victim was shot in the chest and taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. “We... [Read more]

After outside review, City will totally separate from Legacy Foundation

After outside review, City will totally separate from Legacy Foundation

Des Moines City Attorney Tim George By Jack Mayne Donations collected by the Des Moines Legacy Foundation intended to aid in the support of the city’s Parks and Recreation Department were not always... [Read more]

REMINDER: Des Moines Auxiliary of Seattle Children’s Hospital Holiday Bazaar is this weekend

REMINDER: Des Moines Auxiliary of Seattle Children’s Hospital Holiday Bazaar is this weekend

Des Moines Auxiliary of Seattle Children’s Hospital Holiday Bazaar will be held this coming Friday and Saturday, Nov. 16 & 17, 2018. This event will run from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Des Moines... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: Blakley Manor, Burien, Des Moines, SeaTac, Tukwila, Normandy Park & more

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: Blakley Manor, Burien, Des Moines, SeaTac, Tukwila, Normandy Park & more

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding 10 great Open Houses this weekend! The first Open House is a spacious 4 bd/2.5 bth home in the desirable Blakley... [Read more]

Des Moines Gospel Chapel’s ‘Foolish Wiseman’ will be Sunday, Dec. 16

Des Moines Gospel Chapel’s ‘Foolish Wiseman’ will be Sunday, Dec. 16

Des Moines Gospel Chapel will be presenting a Taproot Theatre Christmas Play – Foolish Wiseman by Sean Gaffney – on Sunday, Dec. 16, starting at 11 a.m. Family, friends and neighbors are most welcome! Enjoy... [Read more]