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Tukwila One of Seven School Districts to Win $40 Million ‘Race to the Top’ Grant

Tukwila One of Seven School Districts to Win $40 Million ‘Race to the Top’ Grant

Tukwil is one of seven King County school districts to win a share of $40 million in federal “Race to the Top” funds, the U.S. Department of Education announced Tuesday (Dec. 11). Tukwila,... [Read more]

Breast Cancer 101 Awareness Event is Thursday at Rainier Cancer Center

Breast Cancer 101 Awareness Event is Thursday at Rainier Cancer Center

A seminar called ‘Breast Cancer 101: How to catch it, How to treat it, How to beat it!‘ will be held Thursday, Oct. 11 from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. at the Rainier Cancer Center in Tukwila. This... [Read more]

Inside the ‘Lancer Nation': Kennedy Catholic High School Revealed

Inside the ‘Lancer Nation': Kennedy Catholic High School Revealed

Would your teen benefit from a Catholic high school education? Just what has been going on inside that nice beige building off of First Ave South in Burien? How did last year’s graduating class... [Read more]

Next Growthmasters Free ‘Lunch and Learn’ will be Thursday, Aug. 9

Next Growthmasters Free ‘Lunch and Learn’ will be Thursday, Aug. 9

Our friends at Growthmasters Toastmasters Club want our Readers to know that their next ‘Lunch and Learn’ will be Thursday, Aug. 9 from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 a.m. and will be “The Yes... [Read more]

Learn ‘The Origami of Leadership’ FREE with Michael DeShazo Thursday, June 14

Learn ‘The Origami of Leadership’ FREE with Michael DeShazo Thursday, June 14

Bring your Lunch and Learn ‘The Origami of Leadership’ for FREE with Michael DeShazo on Thursday, June 14, sponsored by Growthmasters Toastmasters Club #4801. The free event will be held... [Read more]

World War II Fighter Pilot Recalls Dangers Escorting Allied Bombers

World War II Fighter Pilot Recalls Dangers Escorting Allied Bombers

by Ralph Nichols, with photos by Michael Brunk WWII Veteran John Hauff shares a log book entry to Ralph Nichols “It was a lot of fun until they started shooting at us.” So quipped John Hauff, a World... [Read more]

Planetary Resources Shooting to “Meet the Asteroids,” Announces Plans

Planetary Resources Shooting to “Meet the Asteroids,” Announces Plans

Story by Mark Neuman Photos courtesy Ted Huetter/Museum of Flight Sounding perhaps like youthful science fiction fans excitedly reciting passages from their favorite cosmic short stories, a handful of... [Read more]