Life

MESA Day success

The Foster teams won first and second place for high school arduino as well as judges choice overall.

  • May 17, 2018

Once you start “The Last Cowboys,” you won’t want to stop

You can’t take it with you. People have tried for millennia to keep all their toys but eventually, there comes a time to step aside… Continue reading

Spend Mother’s Day with mom reading stories from ‘Tough Mothers’

Your mom is tough as nails. The minute you were placed in her arms, she became your personal warrior, cheerleader, and banker. She remembers the… Continue reading

Mount St. Helens Visitor Center gears up for spring, summer events

There will be a diverse series of programs offered that explore the eruptions of Mount St. Helens and the regions recovery over the last years.

  • May 4, 2018

You can’t hide from reality, we aren’t immortal

We all gotta go sometime. For most of us, that time is later: eight, nine decades of wringing out every last drop of life, if… Continue reading

The narrator, fantasy will draw you into ‘Tomorrow’

You have a little shadow. All day long, wherever you go, your dog is right beside you. He goes from bedroom to kitchen, to the… Continue reading

The following is a picture from Toby Gallier’s blog, Further.

Local man to hike PCT, raising funds for Alzheimer’s Association

He has received $6,545 of his $26,500 goal to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Association.

The following is a picture from Toby Gallier’s blog, Further.

“W is for Welcome: A celebration of America’s diversity”

The kid down the block looks nothing like you. His parents don’t look like your parents, either. You go to different churches, eat different things,… Continue reading

This building was built in 1969 as a service center for State Farm Insurance and offices for Andover Commercial Real Estate. The Andover Industrial Park was started in 1963 and is now seeing changes in usage with the recent development of the Hotel Interurban. Also the completion of the footbridge over the Green River giving access to the Sounder train station will have even more influence in Tukwila’s growth. Photo credit to Louise Jones-Brown, President/Tukwila Historical Society.

Andover changing — from pastures to high rises

By Louise Jones-Brown President, Tukwila Historical Society The Tukwila Historical Society has located a collection of aerial photos in our archives that show the property… Continue reading

  • Apr 17, 2018
This building was built in 1969 as a service center for State Farm Insurance and offices for Andover Commercial Real Estate. The Andover Industrial Park was started in 1963 and is now seeing changes in usage with the recent development of the Hotel Interurban. Also the completion of the footbridge over the Green River giving access to the Sounder train station will have even more influence in Tukwila’s growth. Photo credit to Louise Jones-Brown, President/Tukwila Historical Society.

Past the gushing, gruesome details ‘The Trauma Cleaner’ is worth a read

Wash your hands thoroughly. That’s good advice, no matter where you are. At the risk of sounding germophobic, you never know what lurked on that… Continue reading

‘They Lost Their Heads’ should help answer your questions

Your neck bone’s connected to your back bone. And that’s a good thing. You want to be the most together person around, in more ways… Continue reading

Redefining senior housing for the new retiree generation

New Acronym, Sustainable Housing for Ageless Generations, kicks off 30th anniversary with a new vision

  • Apr 3, 2018

New off-leash dog park opens at Crestview Park

Because of popular requests from the community, Tukwila opened a dog park.

Sometimes to have faith, all you need is to believe

Today, you are feeling secure. The world’s woes don’t worry you this day. You know that you’ll want for nothing and that everything will turn… Continue reading

Submitted photo

Developer gives back to local salmon habitat

Since 1999, Sabey Corp. employees have managed a small salmon hatchery at the company’s Tukwila campus.

Submitted photo

If you could turn back time, would you?

If you could, would you take it all back? Every misunderstanding, cross word, and cold shoulder, erased. Time wasted, retrieved. Hurtful situations never happened. Would… Continue reading

This aerial image of Andover Industrial Park in 1967. Submitted photo

In 1958, region’s publications took note of city’s growth plans

Our research on the city of Tukwila during the 1950s has unearthed many interesting articles and stories of our growing town. The news of development… Continue reading

  • Mar 19, 2018
This aerial image of Andover Industrial Park in 1967. Submitted photo
Photos by Kayse Angel

Coffee with a Cop

The Tukwila Police Department went to Starbucks to talk with the community in a relaxed setting.

Photos by Kayse Angel

This St. Paddy’s Day, don’t rely on luck

Remembering Steven, 27 years later.

  • Mar 15, 2018

While focusing on athletic endurance, this book also relates to everyday life

You need a shave. It’s been awhile and, though you’ve been grooming and growing, you’re long overdue – so, maybe just a little off the… Continue reading