A step closer to closing education gap for black students

A local organization in the Seattle area called Black Education Strategy Roundtable (BESR) is trying to close the achievement gap… Continue reading

KCLS honored with top national ratings|King County Library System

The Library Journal Index of Public Library Services announced on Oct. 30 the results of its 11th annual review of U.S public libraries.

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Make handmade gifts in under and hour|Rockler Woodworking

There will be woodworking classes held at two Rockler Woodworking stores in the Tukwila, Seattle area.

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King County approves gun warning sign requirement

Warning signs must be posted in all King County gun stores and firing ranges.

Inspirus Credit Union is inviting people to its remodeled headquarters

There will be a tour of the new facility and light hor d’oeuvres.

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KCLS launches new podcast for readers|King County Library System

The King County Library System is the nation’s leader in digital downloads, according to a press release from KCLS.

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Local painting company celebrates 50 years with eye toward the future

Built by painters, for painters: Community’s longstanding SKIS Painting moves to Renton

Business

Washington to begin collecting sales tax from out-of-state sellers

On Aug. 3 the Washington Department of Revenue said it will require some out-of-state retailers to begin collecting sales tax.

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Seattle’s Misstep highlights need for new approach

Last week, Seattle’s City Council did an “about face” revoking the onerous corporate head tax it unanimously enacted less than… Continue reading

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Marketplace

Your Holiday To-Don’t List

Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority has unveiled a digital gift guide and holiday planner

 

SEATTLE SOUTHSIDE: Great options for food, fun and family activities

Great ideas for what to do with those visiting friends and family

 

Sports

Reporter Athlete of the Month: Joshua Saole-Favors

Foster High School’s Joshua Saole-Favors, football, was selected as the Tukwila Reporter’s Male Athlete of the Month for October. Q:… Continue reading

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Reporter Athlete of the Month: Precious Serafica

Foster High School’s Precious Serafica, volleyball, was selected as the Tukwila Reporter’s Female Athlete of the Month for October. Q:… Continue reading

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Life

Photos, maps, fun facts make this book addicting

You know? Of course you do, because you’re no dummy. You’re on top of things, ear to the ground, you Continue reading...

 

Opinion

KCLS aids citizen engagement during elections, year-round

The first Tuesday in November is Election Day — a consequential day for our democracy when citizens have a voice Continue reading...

 

Northwest

Safeco Field funding referendum withdrawn

The mysterious backers of the initiative won’t say why, but some think it’s because they couldn’t get funding to gather the necessary signatures.

 

Shortest ever ‘Obamacare’ enrollment period starts Nov. 1

The Trump administration slashes the time frame to sign up for insurance.