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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]

VIDEO: Tukwila Police pursue an elusive pig named ‘Monty’

VIDEO: Tukwila Police pursue an elusive pig named ‘Monty’

On Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, Tukwila Police officers performed a chase, only this pursuit was of the porcine variety, involving an elusive pig named ‘Morty.’ Unfortunately (or fortunately if... [Read more]

Train derailment results in urgent plea for Blood Donors

Train derailment results in urgent plea for Blood Donors

Bloodworks Northwest issued an urgent appeal for donors on Monday (Dec. 18), following the derailment of an Amtrak passenger train between Tacoma and Olympia that is making major demands on the community... [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]

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce bringing back ‘Success Foundation’

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce bringing back ‘Success Foundation’

The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce announced on Monday (Nov. 13) that it will be bringing back its 501 c 3 enterprise, previously known as the ‘Success Foundation.’ This new initiative... [Read more]

Volunteer needed for vacant position on the Tukwila Planning Commission

Volunteer needed for vacant position on the Tukwila Planning Commission

The Tukwila Planning Commission currently has a Member Resident Opening for the remainder of a 4 year term ending 12/31/2019. Tukwila’s Planning Commission also sits as the City’s Board of... [Read more]

VIDEO: City of Tukwila releases Video Voters’ Guide for 2017 General Election

VIDEO: City of Tukwila releases Video Voters’ Guide for 2017 General Election

With ballots for the general election coming in the mail this week, the City of Tukwila released its 2017 Video Voters’ Guide for local candidates. All candidates were invited to participate, but... [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]

Seattle Southside Chamber: <i>The Employee Experience</i>

Seattle Southside Chamber: The Employee Experience

By Andrea H. Reay CEO/President Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce A lot of attention has been placed on the “Customer Experience”- (CX). Simply put the Customer experience (CX) is the product... [Read more]

20 students from Tukwila spend day coding at Google’s Fremont campus

20 students from Tukwila spend day coding at Google’s Fremont campus

Twenty students from Tukwila-based Key Tech Labs – a nonprofit that aims to build self-sustaining communities by equipping minorities with skills in STEM – recently spent the day at Google’s... [Read more]