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Bomb threat prompts Tukwila Police response to Showalter Middle School

Bomb threat prompts Tukwila Police response to Showalter Middle School

The Tukwila School District announced Wednesday, Jan. 13, that a bomb threat made against Showalter Middle School has promoted police to respond. The threat – made on Facebook – caused police to bring... [Read more]

JOBS: Highline Public Schools holding Job Fair on Thursday, Jan. 14

JOBS: Highline Public Schools holding Job Fair on Thursday, Jan. 14

Highline Public Schools will be holding a Job Fair on Thursday, Jan. 14, from 3 – 5:30 p.m. at the Highline Central Office at 15675 Ambaum Blvd. SW in Burien (near Azteca). “Make a difference... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Jeff Bezos unveils recovered Apollo rocket engines at Museum of Flight

PHOTOS: Jeff Bezos unveils recovered Apollo rocket engines at Museum of Flight

Story & Photos by Elston Hill In 2013, billionaire Jeff Bezos underwrote a private — and secret — expedition to find and recover the Apollo rocket engines that launched astronauts Neil Armstrong,... [Read more]

Service Trip shapes student’s global view; dump visit a moving experience

Service Trip shapes student’s global view; dump visit a moving experience

Advertiser Kennedy Catholic High School pursues numerous service learning experiences through the year – read on to learn more about the dramatic impact of a recent journey to Guatemala on student’s... [Read more]

South Sound Piano Studio holding Open House on Saturday, Oct. 24

South Sound Piano Studio holding Open House on Saturday, Oct. 24

South Sound Piano (SSP), a local piano school serving the South Seattle region, will be hosting an Open House event on Saturday Oct, 24, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at their studio in Burien. This public... [Read more]

Fundraiser Screening of ‘The Maury Island Incident’ will be Sunday, Oct. 25

Fundraiser Screening of ‘The Maury Island Incident’ will be Sunday, Oct. 25

A full screening and special presentation of the locally-made, award-winning historic UFO film “The Maury Island Incident” will serve as a benefit for the Tukwila Historical Society on Sunday, Oct.... [Read more]

First Annual Tukwila Pool Pumpkin Plunge will be Saturday, Oct. 17

First Annual Tukwila Pool Pumpkin Plunge will be Saturday, Oct. 17

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]

Do our Cops get a Bum Rap? Police Officer Recognition Day is Sept. 12

Do our Cops get a Bum Rap? Police Officer Recognition Day is Sept. 12

by Michael J. West If you think our police are being maligned and disrespected, here’s an opportunity to show your support and recognize an Outstanding Police Officer at ‘Police Officer Recognition... [Read more]

‘Meet the Candidates’ at Southwest King County Chamber reception Sept. 23

‘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... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Museum of Flight soars with epic, historic aircraft

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... [Read more]