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Nonprofit coffee shop helps with job training

Kona Kai Coffee offers jobs to people, young, old and everyone in between.

 

Hot cars are no place for pets

With temperatures in the high 80’s and low 90’s, it becomes even more dangerous to keep your animal in a car.

 

The logo that the Good Shepherd Youth group in the Tukwila School District came up with this year. Submitted photo.

Program leads students to success

Good Shepherd Youth Outreach is a nonprofit that employs prevention and intervention support programs for young men of color in Western Washington.

 

Dive into the story of the average gig-employee

Your allowance was never enough, as a kid. Oh, sure, it bought you what you needed but what you wanted, well, you had to figure… Continue reading

Take transit to the hydro races and Mariners game

Metro will be adding trips to its Route 50 bus and there will be special game day trains.

  • Aug 3, 2018

“Rebel Talent” will make you wish your employees have the core elements

Your latest hire came highly recommended. His former employer spoke very favorably about him but there was something unsaid that you picked up on, and… Continue reading

Photos by Kayse Angel

Tukwila’s Touch-A-Truck event|Photo Gallery

Tukwila hosts a safety and emergency preparedness fair that teaches kids how to handle different safety situations, while giving them the opportunity to have fun with all sorts of city official vehicles.

Photos by Kayse Angel
Photos courtesy of Gary Palmer.

Local chambers celebrate business community — luau style | Photo Gallery

Three local chambers of commerce — Southside Seattle, Renton and Kent — came together Thursday evening for an After Hours Luau celebration at the Red… Continue reading

  • Jul 27, 2018
Photos courtesy of Gary Palmer.

You won’t be disappointed when diving into “The Sinners”

The appointment is on the books. It was made a long time ago, and you couldn’t get out of it if you wanted to. Cancellation… Continue reading

Hot and dry weather straight ahead

The Puget Sound Regional Fire Authority share tips and tricks to stay safe and cool this summer.

  • Jul 24, 2018

Local organization helps Tukwila School District

Communities in Schools of Renton is helping the school district get school supplies for kids who need them, by hosting a supply donation drive.

You’ll be up on your feet after reading ‘And Then We Danced’

You can’t stop your feet. They need to move, to tap-tap-tap, to side step, and do-si-do. The music’s on and you gotta move. You can’t… Continue reading

Celebrate summer at Tukwila Pool | We’re All In!

Join Tukwila Pool this summer for family-fun activities including open swim, family swim, teen night, swim lessons, aquatic fitness classes and exciting special events. On… Continue reading

  • Jul 17, 2018

Chocolate lovers unite, enjoy three workshops now through September

The first of the three workshops will be held on July 19.

Museum Awards $143,000 in Educational Scholarships

Nine high school students awarded scholarships for flight training and higher education.

  • Jul 11, 2018

A fan of “The Simpsons” or not, you’ll want to get a hold of “Springfield Confidential”

On any other day, you’d scream to sleep in. But Saturday mornings were different: you were up sometimes before the sun, cereal in-bowl, TV on… Continue reading

City Fruit brings harvest to South King County

City Fruit partnered with the International Rescue Committee to expand their services to other South King County cities.

  • Jul 9, 2018

My Favorite Martins

Steve Martin and Martin Short discuss bringing their two-man comedy extravaganza back to Seattle.

‘Bearskin’ is a thriller like no other

Sometimes, you just need to get away. Out of your element, far from the usual. A change of scenery is called-for, a temporary life unlike… Continue reading

Photos can represent good, bad memories

The picture reminds you of a thousand things. You recall the day it was taken: the smell of the air, the background sounds, food and… Continue reading