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Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: <i>Education IS Economic Development</i>

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: Education IS Economic Development

Education IS Economic Development By Andrea H. Reay CEO/President Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce When I first started working in and with community organizations focused on economic development... [Read more]

VIDEO: Recognize this toy thief? Tukwila Police seeking public’s help

VIDEO: Recognize this toy thief? Tukwila Police seeking public’s help

The Tukwila Police Department is seeking the public’s help identifying the toy thief seen in the surveillance video below: ID ME – Bah Humbug Edition! We have two robbery suspects that we would... [Read more]

Tukwila Police arrest prolific 23-year old purse snatcher suspect

Tukwila Police arrest prolific 23-year old purse snatcher suspect

The Tukwila Police Department is reporting that on Friday afternoon, Oct. 19, 2018, detectives culminated a months-long investigation into a series of purse and wallet thefts at Costco with the arrest... [Read more]

Tukwila Police are proposing Red Light Cameras & want public’s feedback

Tukwila Police are proposing Red Light Cameras & want public’s feedback

The Tukwila Police Department announced Wednesday, Oct. 17 that it is proposing Red-Light Cameras, and they want feedback from the community. The cameras are being proposed for three intersections: Boeing... [Read more]

After intense pursuit, Tukwila Police apprehend felony suspect

After intense pursuit, Tukwila Police apprehend felony suspect

Just before Noon on Tuesday, Oct. 16, Tukwila Police say that an adult male from Lynnwood with multiple felony warrants was observed by a patrol officer attempting to ram his girlfriend’s vehicle... [Read more]

Fire burns abandoned barn/house in Tukwila early Sunday morning

Fire burns abandoned barn/house in Tukwila early Sunday morning

Early Sunday morning (Oct. 7), a fire burned an abandoned barn or house – firefighters were not sure – in the 14300 block of Military Road South in Tukwila (map below). Firefighters were also unsure... [Read more]

UPDATE: Suspect wanted for Aug. 13 kidnapping arrested in Tukwila

UPDATE: Suspect wanted for Aug. 13 kidnapping arrested in Tukwila

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that the suspect wanted in an attempted kidnapping/sexual assault case was identified through DNA as Kevin J. Perkins. A $500,000 warrant for Kidnapping... [Read more]

VIDEO: 33rd District Candidates Gregerson, Lamb face off at Forum Wed.

VIDEO: 33rd District Candidates Gregerson, Lamb face off at Forum Wed.

From our sister site I Love Kent: A Candidate Forum for the 33rd District was held at the Kent Chamber of Commerce’s October Membership Luncheon on Wednesday, Oct. 3. Rep. Mia Gregerson faced off... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber: <I>Be a good neighbor.</i>

Seattle Southside Chamber: Be a good neighbor.

It is a wonderful thing to have a good neighbor, but it is even a greater thing to be a good neighbor. By Andrea H. Reay CEO/President Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce It is a wonderful thing to... [Read more]

County Council will likely cut funding for local tourism, give $135M to Safeco Field

County Council will likely cut funding for local tourism, give $135M to Safeco Field

By Scott Schaefer On Monday, Sept. 17, the King County Council will likely vote to cut funding for tourism in the south end, yet allocate $135 million in taxpayer money to subsidize the upkeep of Safeco... [Read more]