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Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: <i>Elevate NW</i>

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: Elevate NW

Elevate NW By Andrea H. Reay CEO/President Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce The Northwest’s history is one of innovators, artists, and entrepreneurs – dreaming big and working hard. The values... [Read more]

Tukwila Landmarks Commission designates Boeing Red Barn as landmark

Tukwila Landmarks Commission designates Boeing Red Barn as landmark

On Thursday night (March 22), the Tukwila Landmarks Commission designated the Boeing Red Barn (aka Boeing Airplane Company Building 105) as the newest Tukwila Landmark. West elevation of the building with... [Read more]

Tukwila Police Officers rescue dog from thief, reunite him with owner

Tukwila Police Officers rescue dog from thief, reunite him with owner

The Tukwila Police Department says that on Tuesday, March 13 at around 2 p.m., officers responded to the 400 block of Baker Blvd. (map below) for the report of a dog that had been stolen from outside of... [Read more]

FBI honors Tukwila’s Katrina Dohn with Director’s Community Leadership Award

FBI honors Tukwila’s Katrina Dohn with Director’s Community Leadership Award

The FBI Seattle Field Office this week selected Tukwila leader Katrina Dohn for its 2017 Director’s Community Leadership Award (DCLA). Every year, each FBI field office honors a person who has demonstrated... [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]

UPDATE: ‘Suspicious device’ on Southcenter Blvd. turns out to be rice cooker

UPDATE: ‘Suspicious device’ on Southcenter Blvd. turns out to be rice cooker

UPDATE 4:20 p.m. Jan. 9, 2018: Tukwila Police have re-opened Southcenter Blvd., and are reporting that the ‘suspicious device’ found at a bus shelter was actually a rice cooker: The suspicious... [Read more]

Hotel Interurban to open as Tukwila’s tallest building in spring 2018

Hotel Interurban to open as Tukwila’s tallest building in spring 2018

Rendering of Hotel Interurban (photo credit: Hotel Interurban). Located minutes from downtown Seattle and Sea-Tac Airport, the 19-story Hotel Interurban is scheduled to open in spring 2018 as the newest... [Read more]

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Tukwila Mayor Allan Ekberg speaks at Mayors’ Luncheon

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Tukwila Mayor Allan Ekberg speaks at Mayors’ Luncheon

The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce held its annual Mayors’ Luncheon at Cedarbrook Lodge in SeaTac on Friday, June 9, and below are videos and photos from the event. On hand at this annual... [Read more]

Public plaza, café at Tukwila Village to open this year

Public plaza, café at Tukwila Village to open this year

By Ralph Nichols After years of visioning and planning, Tukwila Village at 14400 Tukwila International Boulevard – a community within the community – is taking shape. Construction of this mixed-use... [Read more]

Patrons, staff love the ‘Bright and Open’ brand new Tukwila Library

Patrons, staff love the ‘Bright and Open’ brand new Tukwila Library

Photos courtesy King County Library System By Ralph Nichols The new Tukwila Library, which welcomed more than a thousand community residents at its grand opening April 29, has been an instant hit with... [Read more]