BREAKING: After 70 years, historic Furney’s Nursery will be closing
After 70 years in business in Des Moines, Furney's Nursery announced on Monday, April 24 that it will be closing at the end of May. Staff from the historic nursery, located at 21215 Pacific Highway South, announced the closing on Facebook. "It is with heavy hearts that we must announce that Furney's Nursery will be closing its doors at the end of May," they said in a statement. "This includes both the wholesale and retail divisions. We are saddened to have come to the end of an era, but we will look back at our 70+ years of business with great pride!" Furney's ...
Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce CEO: Why Seattle Southside?
EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a regular column for South King Media, written by Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce President/CEO Andrea Reay: By Andrea H. Reay In 1988 the Tukwila/Sea-Tac Chamber joined with the greater Highline Chamber to form a new Chamber, the Greater Burien/Sea-Tac/Tukwila Chamber of Commerce. Less than a year later, we changed our name to the Southwest King County Chamber. We later added the communities of Des Moines and Normandy Park to our service area, and never looked back. That is, until last year, when the board and leadership agreed to broaden our reach even further with an alliance ...
First pitch for Highline Bears 2017 season will be Friday, June 2 in White Center
The local semi-pro Highline Bears baseball team announced that their opening game for the 2017 season will be Friday, June 2 in White Center, with first pitch set for 7:05 p.m. The Bears – who were established in the fall of 2014 – are a summer collegiate baseball team that plays their games locally at Mel Olson Stadium, inside of Steve Cox Memorial Park, in White Center. The Highline Bears are part of the Pacific International League (PIL) that features nationally recognized teams such as the Seattle Studs and Everett Merchants. In the Bears’ inaugural season, they successfully met their goal of bringing ...
Quiet Skies Puget Sound to hold Community Forum April 26 at Mt. Rainier
The Des Moines Chapter of the National Quiet Skies Coalition will hold a Community Forum on Wednesday, April 26, 2017, at 6:30 p.m. at Mt. Rainier High School. This free and open meeting will discuss new fight paths over the City and related noise, the status of NextGen flight procedures, and the overall impacts of Sea-Tac Airport operations on human health and the environment. The group will provide a comprehensive half-hour overview presentation titled “Fight the Flight 101: everything you ever wanted to know about why those jets are flying low, new routes over our cities,” followed by several expert speakers to be ...
Highline Premier FC has had fantastic tryouts for all age groups up to this point and formed some solid teams for the 2017/18 season, and next up are for girls and boys born in 2006 and 2007 with tryouts... [Read more]
A ‘Garden Gala’ Plant & Garden Sale fundraiser will be held this Saturday, April 29, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the North Hill Community Club, located at 20827 3rd Ave South. This event... [Read more]
After 70 years in business in Des Moines, Furney’s Nursery announced on Monday, April 24 that it will be closing at the end of May. Staff from the historic nursery, located at 21215 Pacific Highway... [Read more]
Volunteers are needed to get outside and join neighbors to beautify Walker Creek and the Normandy Park Swim Club this coming Sunday, April 30. Join your Miller-Walker Basin Steward and members of the Normandy... [Read more]Sponsored Post
Have you heard? The Normandy Park Ale House – located in the Normandy Park Towne Center – is under new ownership. But not to worry, new owner Dave Niederkrome isn’t looking to make dramatic changes.... [Read more]
Normandy Park’s annual recycling collection event is scheduled for Saturday, April 29, 2017, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at John Knox Presbyterian Church. Various household items can be recycled during... [Read more]Sponsored Post
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: New Ballard 2-BD & Exceptional Des Moines Condo
NPB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding two Open Houses this weekend. The first Open House is this brand new unit in Ballard, open on both Saturday... [Read more]
Sen. Keiser with the “Maury Island Incident” team: Steve Edmiston, Scott Schaefer, Shelli Park and John White, taken April 18th, 2017. On Tuesday, April 18, the Washington State Senate passed... [Read more]Sponsored Post
Now through April 30, 2017 you can feast on a Pulled pork, Chicken, Hot Link and Brisket, Catfish, Cod, Oyster or Prawn Po-Boy sandwich and enjoy an extra side for FREE! Just print or show the coupon... [Read more]Sponsored Post
From Advertiser DAL Law Firm: Designed by Dooder / Freepik Alternatives to Bankruptcy For many clients we meet with regarding debts, one of the many questions is whether or not there are options aside... [Read more]Read More Headlines