‘Meet the Candidates’ at Southwest King County Chamber reception Sept. 23
The Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a “Meet the Candidates” Reception on Wednesday, Sept. 23, at the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton, Seattle Airport Southcenter. Candidates from Burien, Des Moines, SeaTac, Tukwila and the Port of Seattle are invited to introduce themselves to the members of Southwest King County Chamber. Brad Goode, News Anchor from KOMO 4 News will be the emcee for the event which is scheduled from 5 – 8 p.m. Candidates will each have three minutes to introduce themselves and will have campaign material available to attendees. The event is open to members of the ...
PHOTOS: Museum of Flight soars with epic, historic aircraft
Tukwila is lucky to have the Museum of Flight, a first-class air museum located at 9404 E. Marginal Way South, near Boeing Field. Admission is $20 for an adult with senior and AAA discounts – but here's the cool thing – it's FREE from 5 to 9 p.m. the first Thursday of every month, including parking! The museum collection is amazing. Just a few of the airplanes shown below – which you can walk through – are the first jet powered Air Force One (flown by Eisenhower, Nixon, Khrushchev, Kennedy and Johnson), a British Airways Concorde, a Boeing 787, the Full ...
With the cut of Toilet Paper, bathroom re-opens at Heritage & Cultural Center
On Monday, June 29, local dignitaries – lead by Mayor Jim Haggerton wielding a large pair of scissors – gathered to cut a Toilet Paper ribbon as the Tukwila Heritage and Cultural Center celebrated its renovated bathroom: “Everybody cuts a ribbon,” Tukwila Historical Society President Louise Jones-Brown quipped, “but...to demonstrate what a uniquely wonderful place Tukwila is to live and work, we do things a bit different.” The first official flush of the renovated toilet was performed by Councilmember De'Sean Quinn, who won the honor by swishing three perfect shots of T.P. rolls into a kid's basketball hoop. The Heritage and Cultural Center had restricted ...
The PowellsWood Storytelling Festival is a Spellbinding Experience
Redondo's PowellsWood Garden, in collaboration with local storytelling guilds, hosts its fourth annual Storytelling Festival July 24th and 25th with five national storytellers on hand to share personal and folk tales. The festival includes fun for all ages with workshops for adults, a free program for children’s groups on Friday, and a full day of storytelling concerts on Saturday. In an era when quick blurbs on social media are the norm for communicating one’s identity to the world, it is refreshing to hear a well-crafted personal story. Previous visitor Rebecca Chamberlain summed up her feelings about the festival this way: “Between the natural ...
REPORT: Tukwila may be home to a new NHL Hockey team, perhaps NBA too?
[caption id="attachment_1553" align="aligncenter" width="490"] What the proposed arena site would look like.[/caption] ESPN is reporting this week that a company called RLB Holdings Sports and Entertainment filed a zoning code request with the city of Tukwila, stating its intention to build a multipurpose arena. On May 1, the group will apparently file a SEPA application, according to the report. The proposed site is immediately off Exit 1 of I-405, east of the West Valley Highway near the Sounder station, the report says. If progress continues, ESPN adds that the early target date to open the privately funded arena would be the fall of 2017. The new stadium could play ...
The First Annual Tukwila Pool Pumpkin Plunge will be held from 1 – 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 17. Sign up now and don’t miss out on the best event yet of the year! Register now so you don’t... [Read more]
The King County Council has approved a new plan to help restore salmon habitat along the Green River. Named “Re-Green the Green,” the program will use several existing sources of funding to plant... [Read more]
Gator wrestling, jungle juice, games, prizes, coloring, FUN – come in the Swimming Safari at the Tukwila Pool, coming Saturday, Sept. 19. The Tukwila Pool is located at 4414 S. 144th St. Tukwila, WA... [Read more]
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Police are seeking Kevin M. Vaughn, a suspect in the Thursday morning shooting in Tukwila. He has the word “HATRED” tattooed above his forehead. Two men on motorcycles shot at police as they... [Read more]
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Tukwila is lucky to have the Museum of Flight, a first-class air museum located at 9404 E. Marginal Way South, near Boeing Field. Admission is $20 for an adult with senior and AAA discounts – but here’s... [Read more]
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