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Waterland Wine & Art Walk will be this Saturday, Oct. 6

Waterland Wine & Art Walk will be this Saturday, Oct. 6

Fall is upon us and it’s time for Des Moines’ October Waterland Wine & Art Walk this Saturday, Oct. 6! This fun event will take place from Noon – 4 p.m. in the Marina District, on Marine... [Read more]

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of closing of Spanish Castle this coming weekend

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of closing of Spanish Castle this coming weekend

‘Spanish Castle Magic’ is a celebration of the 50th anniversary of the closing of the Spanish Castle Ballroom, and it’ll be held this coming weekend – Friday, Oct. 5 through Sunday,... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: That Tyler Lockett Contract

The Elephant in the Locker Room: That Tyler Lockett Contract

By Greg Wright Just prior to the beginning of the regular season, the Seahawks announced the signing of Tyler Lockett to a 3-year contract extension worth a reported $37.8 million. Lockett was one of... [Read more]

Des Moines Auxiliary of Seattle Children’s Hospital Sunset Social is Oct. 18

Des Moines Auxiliary of Seattle Children’s Hospital Sunset Social is Oct. 18

Des Moines Auxiliary of Seattle Children’s Hospital Sunset Social will be held on Thursday, Oct. 18. This will include a no-host bar from 5 – 7 p.m. at Anthony’s Homeport. Appetizers will be provided.... [Read more]

Joint Comments on SAMP from Des Moines, 3 other cities submitted to Port

Joint Comments on SAMP from Des Moines, 3 other cities submitted to Port

On Friday, Sept. 28, a joint letter was submitted to the Port of Seattle on behalf of four cities – Burien, Des Moines, Normandy Park and SeaTac – as official comment for the Sustainable Airport Master... [Read more]

Des Moines tells Port of Seattle the city has ongoing issues over airport growth

Des Moines tells Port of Seattle the city has ongoing issues over airport growth

By Jack Mayne City Nanager Michael Matthias told the Des Moines City Council Thursday (Sept. 27) that the Port of Seattle have been told by that the city is concerned about several airport related issues,... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: Burien, Blakley Manor, West Seattle, Tukwila, SeaTac, Federal Way

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: Burien, Blakley Manor, West Seattle, Tukwila, SeaTac, Federal Way

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding six great Open Houses this weekend! The first Open House looks and feels like new construction, but without the... [Read more]

REMINDER: Deadline to comment on Port’s Airport Master Plan is this Friday

REMINDER: Deadline to comment on Port’s Airport Master Plan is this Friday

The deadline to comment on the Port of Seattle’s Sustainable Airport Master Plan (SAMP) is this Friday, Sept. 28 at midnight. The SAMP identifies Near-Term Projects (NTP) that are needed to serve... [Read more]

Donors needed for Blood Drive at final Des Moines Farmers Market Saturday

Donors needed for Blood Drive at final Des Moines Farmers Market Saturday

Donors are needed for a Blood Drive at the final Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market this Saturday, Sept. 29: When you give blood, it is 100% guaranteed that you will help save local lives. Please help... [Read more]

Seven rental cars stolen in huge heist at Sea-Tac Airport Rental Car Facility

Seven rental cars stolen in huge heist at Sea-Tac Airport Rental Car Facility

From our sister site The SeaTac Blog: Seven rental cars were stolen and another was crashed and abandoned in a big heist at the Rental Car Facility (RCF) of Sea-Tac Airport on Friday, Sept. 21. The Port... [Read more]

Official Homebuyer Class – First-Time Buyers Welcome – will be Sat., Oct. 13

Official Homebuyer Class – First-Time Buyers Welcome – will be Sat., Oct. 13

Official Homebuyer Class – First-Time Buyers Welcome! Saturday, Oct. 13: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Youngstown Cultural Arts Center 4408 Delridge Way SW, Seattle, Washington 98106 Join us for the class that... [Read more]

See George C Scott’s new sculpture ‘Kaleidoscope’ on Saturday, Oct. 6

See George C Scott’s new sculpture ‘Kaleidoscope’ on Saturday, Oct. 6

The Des Moines Legacy Foundation and renowned Artist George C Scott are collaborating to create a new sculpture – “Kaleidoscope” – funded by the Port of Seattle’s ACE grant program... [Read more]

Enjoy a Night of Hymns at Des Moines United Methodist Church this Saturday

Enjoy a Night of Hymns at Des Moines United Methodist Church this Saturday

Enjoy a night of your favorite Hymns at Des Moines United Methodist Church this Saturday, Sept. 29, starting at 7 p.m. Admission is FREE, and all are welcome. Sing along with “Harvest Music,”... [Read more]

LGBTQIA Week will provide support, awareness at Highline College Oct. 8-12

LGBTQIA Week will provide support, awareness at Highline College Oct. 8-12

The Highline Student Union will be the site of the second annual Resource Fair, where more than 50 on- and off-campus groups and organizations will offer information during the college’s annual LGBTQIA... [Read more]

Join ‘Mira’s Walk for AIR’ on International Good Neighbor Day Friday

Join ‘Mira’s Walk for AIR’ on International Good Neighbor Day Friday

This Friday, Sept. 28 – on International Good Neighbor Day – community members, youth and public officials will walk side-by-side in an open and honest dialogue from the Highline SeaTac Botanical... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Punt Coverage

The Elephant in the Locker Room: Punt Coverage

By Greg Wright As much as I have heard about Seahawk punter Michael Dickson being a “weapon,” I have heard very little about Seattle’s punt coverage being a liability. And yet it is,... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: Immaculate Burien, Modern Seattle, New Burien, West Seattle, New SeaTac, New Tukwila

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: Immaculate Burien, Modern Seattle, New Burien, West Seattle, New SeaTac, New Tukwila

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding six great Open Houses this weekend! The first Open House looks and feels like new construction, but without the... [Read more]

Celebrate the Spanish Castle at the Oddfellows Hall on Friday, Oct. 5

Celebrate the Spanish Castle at the Oddfellows Hall on Friday, Oct. 5

As part of the weekend celebrating the historic Spanish Castle, the Oddfellows Hall in Des Moines is sponsoring a Swing Night on Friday, Oct. 5, 2018, from 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. This will be a FREE event,... [Read more]

SoCo Culture’s ‘Engaging Trees’ Speaker Series kicks off tonight in Des Moines

SoCo Culture’s ‘Engaging Trees’ Speaker Series kicks off tonight in Des Moines

SoCo Culture’s Engaging Trees Speaker Series, which explores the vital role of trees in our lives begins TONIGHT – Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018 – in Des Moines. This free event will include a panel... [Read more]

Come celebrate Madi’s 1st Anniversary with free apps & giveaways this FRIDAY!

Come celebrate Madi’s 1st Anniversary with free apps & giveaways this FRIDAY!

It seems like just yesterday that Madi’s Steakhouse in Des Moines opened their doors, grilling up all the best in steaks, seafood, chicken and more (ever tried Elk?), but actually it has been a year! As... [Read more]