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14-year old boy killed in accidental shooting identified as Tukwila student

14-year old boy killed in accidental shooting identified as Tukwila student

The 14-year old boy who was accidentally shot and killed Tuesday night (Aug. 14) in Burien has been identified by the Tukwila School District as Onjeray ‘OJ’ Devereaux. ‘OJ’ attended... [Read more]

VIDEO: Watch Seattle Southside Chamber’s ‘State of Our Schools’ event

VIDEO: Watch Seattle Southside Chamber’s ‘State of Our Schools’ event

On Friday, Aug. 10, the Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce held its first-ever ‘State of Our Schools’ luncheon, featuring Tukwila School District Interim Superintendent Dr. Judith K. Berry,... [Read more]

Restored B-52 squeezes by Aviation High en route to new home Tuesday

Restored B-52 squeezes by Aviation High en route to new home Tuesday

A retired B-52 rolled (carefully) down I-5 & SR 405 en route to its new home in Tukwila Tuesday, but first the mammoth aircraft had to squeeze around a corner near Raisbeck Aviation High School. The... [Read more]

VIDEO: ‘King County Reads’ profiles new Tukwila Library

VIDEO: ‘King County Reads’ profiles new Tukwila Library

Looking for a beautiful brand new space with fast WiFi and free digital downloads? Host Terry Tazioli takes ‘King County Reads’ to the Tukwila Library.  Read More →

Black Education Strategy Roundtable members meet in Tukwila

Black Education Strategy Roundtable members meet in Tukwila

On Saturday, April 21, 2018, the Black Education Strategy Roundtable (BESR) held its Quarterly Member Meeting at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Tukwila. BESR is a volunteer-led coalition of African American... [Read more]

Here’s what you get with 11 Aviation High students, a small box and a rocket

Here’s what you get with 11 Aviation High students, a small box and a rocket

Students at Raisbeck Aviation High School are once again proving the sky is not the limit. A team of eleven students spent 16 months designing, engineering and building a payload that launched into space... [Read more]

Museum of Flight hosting historic Apollo 11 Exhibit recalling 1st moon landing

Museum of Flight hosting historic Apollo 11 Exhibit recalling 1st moon landing

Apollo Command Module with F-1 engine. Apollo Command Module. Gemini space suit gloves. Pete Conrad leather flight jacket. Photos courtesy Museum of Flight By Ralph Nichols When the total solar eclipse... [Read more]

Women’s Career Empowerment Event will be Friday, March 30 in Tukwila

Women’s Career Empowerment Event will be Friday, March 30 in Tukwila

In celebration of Women’s History Month, the Seattle Southside Chamber & KD Hall Foundation will be presenting a Women’s Career Empowerment Event on Friday, March 30 in Tukwila. “This women’s... [Read more]

Foster High FBLA students holding Arts & Crafts Sale fundraiser Dec. 9

Foster High FBLA students holding Arts & Crafts Sale fundraiser Dec. 9

The Foster High School Future Business Leaders of America group will be holding a fundraiser on Saturday, Dec. 9, to help students attend the state competition in April. “Attend our craft sale on... [Read more]

VIDEO: City of Tukwila’s Women’s Only Fitness program

VIDEO: City of Tukwila’s Women’s Only Fitness program

The City of Tukwila released a new video on the Women’s Only Fitness program. “This culturally appropriate fitness class is tailored to meet the needs of our Somali women in Tukwila,”... [Read more]