Business

Western Distribution Services opens in Northeast Redevelopment Area in Burien

Western Distribution Services, LLC has opened a 241,140 square-foot cold storage facility in the Northeast Redevelopment Area (NERA) in Burien. The Seattle Southside Chamber of… Continue reading

  • Jun 23, 2017

Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority manager named MPI Rookie of the Year

Jené Iceberg, regional meetings manager for Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority (RTA), was recently named Rookie of the Year by the Washington State chapter of… Continue reading

  • May 31, 2017

Seattle Southside Chamber hosts annual Mayors’ Luncheon June 9

The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce hosts its annual Mayors’ Luncheon, at 11:30 a.m. Friday, June 9, at the Cedarbrook Lodge in SeaTac. This luncheon… Continue reading

  • May 25, 2017

Mattress Firm’s Clothing Drive for Foster Kids seeks donations

May is National Foster Care Month and Mattress Firm is making it easy for the community to give back. The mattress retailer is hosting its… Continue reading

  • May 25, 2017

Food Innovation Network assists aspiring entrepreneurs bite by bite

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  • May 12, 2017

Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority employee receives award

Jené Iceberg, regional meetings manager for Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority was honored Tuesday with the Shining Star award from the Washington State chapter of… Continue reading

  • Apr 28, 2017

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

Starfire Sports in Tukwila received a $6,000 grant from the Port of Seattle to support tourism, the port announced in a media release on Tuesday.… Continue reading

  • Apr 14, 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 inventory remains tight. “It’s straight up a crazy, frenzy market in King and… Continue reading

  • Apr 13, 2017

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

Mattress Firm’s 12th annual Pajama Bowl was a striking success, raising more than $114,000 to ensure local foster kids can participate in the life-shaping extracurricular… Continue reading

  • Apr 7, 2017

PCC Natural Markets to open Burien store in 2018

PCC Natural Markets, the largest community-owned food market in the U.S. and one of Seattle’s original grocers, announced Wednesday plans to open a new location… Continue reading

  • Apr 6, 2017

Highline College hosts free job fair March 15

Nearly 50 local employers with full-time, part-time and temporary job openings will be on hand for Highline College’s Spring Job Fair on Wednesday, March 15.… Continue reading

  • Mar 6, 2017

Discover Burien hires executive director

Bruce Wynn will be Discover Burien’s new executive director. The Discover Burien Association is a non-profit organization working on economic development, business recruitment and retention,… Continue reading

Tukwila’s iFLY offers indoor skydiving for physically disabled

About 30 people with physical disabilities and their families had the chance to go skydiving indoors during an all-abilities night at iFLY Seattle in Tukwila… Continue reading

85°C Bakery Cafe opens first Washington location in Tukwila

People lined up around the outside of the 85°C Bakery Cafe on Friday morning, awaiting the chance to be among its first customers. The Taiwanese… Continue reading

Jacksons Food Stores helps fight domestic violence

In the 13th anniversary year of the Give the Gift of Peace campaign, Jacksons Food Stores and its customers donated a total of $168,361 –… Continue reading

  • Jan 27, 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 passenger travel records, making it the ninth busiest airport in the U.S. The… Continue reading

  • Jan 27, 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 simplify travel for moms. The unique units triple the amount of mother’s suites… Continue reading

  • Jan 26, 2017

Seattle Southside Chamber announces nominees for annual business awards

The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce will honor local businesses at its annual Awards and Recognition Luncheon on Friday, Feb. 10. The chamber is a… Continue reading

  • Jan 26, 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 18, 2017

Seattle Chocolates opens Tukwila factory for tours

Seattle Chocolates has opened its doors to the public for the first time in its 25-year history with the Experience Chocolate tour. The tours began… Continue reading

  • Jan 17, 2017