Tukwila’s Starfire Sports receives tourism grant from Port of Seattle

Starfire Sports in Tukwila received a $6,000 grant from the Port of…

  • Apr 14th, 2017


Many homes selling within first 30 days in Puget Sound housing market

Housing prices in the Puget Sound market continue to go up and…

  • Apr 13th, 2017


Mattress Firm’s Pajama Bowl raises $114K for foster kids

Mattress Firm’s 12th annual Pajama Bowl was a striking success, raising more…

  • Apr 7th, 2017


PCC Natural Markets to open Burien store in 2018

PCC Natural Markets, the largest community-owned food market in the U.S. and…

  • Apr 6th, 2017

Highline College hosts free job fair March 15

Nearly 50 local employers with full-time, part-time and temporary job openings will…

  • Mar 6th, 2017

Discover Burien hires executive director

Bruce Wynn will be Discover Burien’s new executive director. The Discover Burien…

Tukwila’s iFLY offers indoor skydiving for physically disabled

About 30 people with physical disabilities and their families had the chance…

85°C Bakery Cafe opens first Washington location in Tukwila

People lined up around the outside of the 85°C Bakery Cafe on…

Jacksons Food Stores helps fight domestic violence

In the 13th anniversary year of the Give the Gift of Peace…

  • Jan 27th, 2017

Record 2016 passenger travel vaults Sea-Tac Airport to 9th busiest in U.S., up from 13th

For the sixth year in a row, Seattle-Tacoma International Airport has set…

  • Jan 27th, 2017

Port of Seattle triples number of mother’s rooms at Sea-Tac Airport

The Port of Seattle unveiled two new nursing suites that will help…

  • Jan 26th, 2017

Seattle Southside Chamber announces nominees for annual business awards

The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce will honor local businesses at its…

  • Jan 26th, 2017

Tukwila boutique Bella Materna brings slow clothing to a fast paced world

Bella Materna, a boutique specializing in lingerie and maternity apparel, recently opened in Tukwila.

  • Jan 18th, 2017

Seattle Chocolates opens Tukwila factory for tours

Seattle Chocolates has opened its doors to the public for the first…

  • Jan 17th, 2017

Columbia Bank Warm Hearts collects more than $31,000 in donations in King County

Columbia Bank announced Monday that $209,335.96 and 8,140 items were raised for…

  • Jan 9th, 2017

BECU acquires 8 buildings near its Tukwila Financial Center

BECU purchased eight additional buildings at the Gateway Corporate Center in Tukwila…

Sleep Train hosts pajama drive to help local foster children sleep cozy

When foster children enter a new and unfamiliar home, simple comfort items…

  • Jan 3rd, 2017

Seattle Southside Chamber seeks nominees for annual business awards

The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for its annual…

  • Dec 21st, 2016

Father, son open meadery in Tukwila

A new business with roots dating back thousands of years is making…

Friendz Cafe to serve dinner, beer, wine and cider beginning Jan. 10

Beginning Jan. 10, Friendz Cafe, 12930 E. Marginal Way S. in Tukwila,…

  • Dec 19th, 2016

North Hill Apartment complex wins Tukwila waste diversion competition

The North Hill Apartment complex in Tukwila won a multifamily Tukwila-wide waste…

  • Dec 19th, 2016

Columbia Bank launches the annual Warm Hearts Winter Drive

Now through Dec. 31, Columbia Bank will be accepting cash donations and…

  • Dec 16th, 2016

Inspirus Credit Union donates $1,500 to Tukwila School District

Inspirus Credit Union on Dec. 8 presented the Tukwila School District with…

  • Dec 13th, 2016

Protime Sports named Tukwila Business Recycler of the Year

Protime Sports, a customizable sports apparel manufacturer, was named the 2016 Tukwila…

  • Dec 13th, 2016

Tukwila-based BECU spares documents, electronics from landfills during Fall Shred Event

Tukwila-based BECU collected 90,000 pounds of documents and 36,000 pounds of electronics…

Seattle Chocolates in Tukwila provides tour to aspiring food entrepreneurs

The Seattle Chocolates Company hosted a tour of its Tukwila facility for…

  • Dec 8th, 2016

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce hosts annual Holiday Luncheon

The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce hosts its 28th annual Holiday Luncheon…

  • Dec 2nd, 2016

Prologis purchases 62-acre site on the Tukwila/Seattle border

Prologis Inc., a San Francisco, Calif., based logistics real estate company, has…

  • Dec 5th, 2016

Uber opens Greenlight Hub in Tukwila to support drivers

Uber Seattle celebrated the opening of its new Greenlight Hub in Tukwila…

Sleep Train hosts Toy Drive for Foster Kids, photo contest

The holidays are nearly here, and Sleep Train’s Toy Drive is seeking…

  • Nov 9th, 2016

Extra Amtrak Cascades trains between Seattle and Portland, including Tukwila stop, added for Thanksgiving

Amtrak Cascades will once again provide holiday travelers with more options for…

  • Nov 3rd, 2016

BKM Capital Partners purchases Andover Executive Park in Tukwila

BKM Capital Partners, an institutional fund manager based in Irvine, Calif., has…

  • Nov 3rd, 2016

BKM Capital Partners plans improvements to newly acquired Tukwila Commerce Center

BKM Capital Partners, an institutional fund manager with a focus on light industrial investments, has acquired the Tukwila Commerce Center – a 27-building, 476,765 square-foot multi-tenant property.

  • Sep 1st, 2016

MultiCare opens new urgent care clinic in Tukwila

MultiCare Health System is slated to open an Indigo Urgent Care facility in Tukwila on Tuesday, Aug. 23 – the second in a new line of clinics that brings together convenience and high-touch services to transform the health care experience for consumers in the Puget Sound region.

  • Aug 22nd, 2016

Tukwila businesses, organizations collect school supplies

As the start of a new school year approaches, many Tukwila businesses and organizations are hosting school supply drives to ensure students are prepared for the first day of class.

  • Aug 3rd, 2016

The Habit Burger Grill opens in Tukwila

The Habit Burger Grill, home of the award-winning Charburger, will open its second Washington state restaurant on Wednesday, July 20, at 17025 Southcenter Parkway in Tukwila. The first location opened last November in Kent.

  • Jul 18th, 2016

Chamber of Commerce to present candidate reception Sept. 23

The Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce will present “Meet the Candidates” reception on Wednesday, Sept. 23, in Tukwila.

  • Sep 2nd, 2015

City of Tukwila, housing authority, Starfire, two businesses recognized for recycling

The City of Tukwila, King County Housing Authority, Starfire Sports and two Tukwila business have been recognized for their extra efforts to recycle and reduce waste by King County.

Machinists ratify new three-year contract with Jorgensen Forge in Tukwila

Machinists Union members who work at Jorgensen Forge Corp. in Tukwila will get their first pay raises in seven years after ratifying a new collective bargaining agreement, according to a union press release.

  • Apr 20th, 2015

Southwest chamber’s awards luncheon is Feb.13 in SeaTac

The Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce annual Recognition and Awards Luncheon is 11:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 13, at the DoubleTree by Hilton, 18740 International Blvd., SeaTac.

  • Feb 7th, 2015