Business

BECU announces 2017 People Helping People Awards

Nonprofits honored for making a difference in the community

 

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce hosts Economic Forecast Luncheon

Leaders from Burien, Des Moines, Normandy Park, SeaTac and Tukwila will discuss 2018 priorities

 

Hotel, apartments in Tukwila’s tallest building slated to open in spring

Hotel Interurban is scheduled to open in spring 2018 Tukwila. Standing 19 stories high, the hotel will be the tallest building in the city and… Continue reading

 

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce relaunches Success Foundation

Fundraising will kick off at annual meeting and holiday luncheon on Dec. 8.

First Santa photography business continues to capture his magic

Arthur & Associates Holiday Photographers claims to be the first to take portraits of children with department store Santas.

Seattle Chocolates to open store in Sea-Tac Airport

Tukwila-based Seattle Chocolates is opening a permanent store in Sea-Tac Airport. The store, in concourse C, is set to open on Saturday, Nov. 18. It… Continue reading

Holiday toy drive for military children starts at Dollar Tree stores

Operation Homefront and Dollar Tree will once again join forces this year to make the holidays brighter for military families with the nonprofit’s Holiday Toy… Continue reading

Mattress Firm’s Toy Drive for Foster Kids is on through Dec. 18

The holidays are nearly here, and Mattress Firm’s Toy Drive is seeking the community’s help to ensure that local foster kids have a Merry Christmas.… Continue reading

  • Nov 13, 2017

BECU unveils new logo, brand identity inspired by its members

BECU on Nov. 2 unveiled a new logo and brand identity, inspired and informed by the not-for-profit’s commitment to its membership and serving the communities… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

Price Cargill named Discover Burien executive director

Discover Burien recently hired Jennafer Price Cargill as its executive director . Price-Cargill, who previously worked as executive director of the Tukwila Pool Metropolitan Park… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

Westfield Southcenter workers to get career development boost from National Fund grant

The National Fund, the Walmart Foundation’s State Giving Program and SkillUp Washington are teaming up to provide retail workers and business in the Southcenter area… Continue reading

  • Oct 20, 2017

On Cloud Nine: Plumbers plan to open ice cream shop in Westfield Southcenter

When Din Tai Fung opened in Tukwila’s Westfield Southcenter mall this past spring, Andrew Hagee was inspired to open an ice cream shop next door.… Continue reading

Tukwila companies earn small business awards

Three Tukwila businesses recently won the King County Executive’s Small Business Awards. Odin Brewery was named the Small Business of the Year, Industrial Revolution won… Continue reading

  • Oct 11, 2017

Free job fair at Highline College; nearly 60 employers expected at Oct. 18 event

Nearly 60 local employers with full-time, part-time and temporary job openings will be represented at Highline College’s Fall Job Fair on Wednesday, Oct. 18. The… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2017

Port of Seattle names managing director of Maritime Division

The Port of Seattle has named Stephanie Jones Stebbins the new managing director of its Maritime Division. Jones Stebbins will be responsible for directing the… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2017

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce celebrates women in business

The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce, which serves businesses in several cities including Tukwila,will host an event and initiative celebrating women in business and leadership… Continue reading

  • Oct 6, 2017

Mattress Firm’s Shoe Drive for Foster Kids begins

Remember receiving a new pair of shoes as a kid and the excitement and confidence that came with them? To help ensure that local foster… Continue reading

  • Sep 19, 2017

Newest Dick’s Drive-In coming to Kent

Iconic hamburger chain announced its seventh location – Highway 99, next to Highline College

Port of Seattle commends 25 tenants for going Strawless in Seattle

The Port of Seattle commends a diverse list of 25 dining tenants for their commitment to the environment by participating in Strawless in Seattle. The… Continue reading

  • Sep 8, 2017

Uber partners with Sound Transit, cities to offer discounts on rides to, from light rail stations

In order to encourage area riders to pair rideshare trips with mass transit, Uber has partnered with Sound Transit and the cities of Tukwila and… Continue reading

  • Sep 5, 2017