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King County unveils new food safety program, signs for restaurants

Public Health – Seattle & King County has unveiled new signs that…

  • Jan 17th, 2017

 

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Kent Downtown Partnership to lobby state legislators to raise B&O tax incentive cap

Representatives of the Kent Downtown Partnership will head to Olympia on Jan.…

  • Jan 13th, 2017

 

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WGU Washington Chancellor Jean Floten to retire

WGU Washington Chancellor Jean Floten, who has led the nonprofit, online university…

  • Jan 11th, 2017

 

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Don’t Drip & Drive program returns to help local drivers and Puget Sound

Free inspections, discounted solutions encourage drivers to fix leaks

  • Jan 10th, 2017
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Free income tax preparation available at Highline College

Community members can get their taxes done for free, thanks to a…

  • Jan 12th, 2017
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Columbia Bank Warm Hearts raises more than $31,000 in donations in King County

Columbia Bank announced Monday that $209,335.96 and 8,140 items were raised for…

  • Jan 9th, 2017
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Kent real estate broker honored

Kent real estate broker Mark Thorne has been named a Five Star…

  • Jan 4th, 2017
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Kent’s Amazon center ships more than one million items in one day

Business boomed over the holidays at the Amazon Fulfillment Center in Kent.…

  • Jan 3rd, 2017
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Help local foster children sleep cozy; Sleep Train hosts pajama drive

When foster children enter a new and unfamiliar home, simple comfort items…

  • Dec 30th, 2016
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Unemployment benefits website gets a facelift

More self-service opportunities, tighter security

  • Dec 30th, 2016
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Kent-based shoe company donates $174,000 of product in 2016

Kent Shoe Company donates $174,000 of product Wear a Big Smile –…

  • Dec 28th, 2016
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Kent driving school awards scholarship in honor of former Washington State Highway Patrol trooper

911 Driving Schools, which has a location in Kent, has awarded the…

  • Dec 19th, 2016
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Kent’s Airways Bistro hires new head chef

Jed Lutge is the new head chef at the Airways Brewing Co.…

  • Dec 16th, 2016
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Columbia Bank launches the annual Warm Hearts Winter Drive

Wintertime campaign benefits homeless shelters across the Northwest

  • Dec 16th, 2016

‘Gronk’, Sherman team up with Oberto Beef Jerky to host Ugly Sweater Social contest

When it comes to football, All-Pros Rob Gronkowski and Richard Sherman are…

  • Dec 16th, 2016
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Kent companies give back

Bellevue’s Kindering gets facelift from local home builders, volunteers, and the Master Builders Association

  • Dec 14th, 2016
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AWB statement on governor’s education funding proposal

The Association of Washington Business, one of Washington state’s largest business associations…

  • Dec 14th, 2016
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Unemployment rate drops in November

Lowest rate since start of Great Recession

  • Dec 14th, 2016
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Group sells Waters Edge Apartments in Kent

Admiral Capital Group and Security Properties on Thursday announced the sale of…

  • Dec 9th, 2016
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Kent company recalls meatloaf products

Taylor Farms Northwest, LLC, a Kent company, is recalling approximately 79 pounds…

  • Dec 8th, 2016
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Aegis Living breaks into Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work List

Aegis Living, which operates an assisted living community in Kent, has made…

  • Dec 8th, 2016
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WGU Washington launches master’s in Nursing Informatics

New online degree program will prepare RNs and BSNs for specialist role

  • Dec 8th, 2016
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Truckin’ – big and small

Republic Services’ residential recycling collection driver Robert McKee recently met up with…

  • Dec 8th, 2016
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First new Boeing Auburn building in 25 years

Site to be dedicated to training

  • Dec 7th, 2016
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Kent’s Blue Origin starts construction in Florida on rocket factory

The first steel is going up in Florida on Kent-based Blue Origin’s…

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Home sales stay strong, supplies remain low in King, other counties

Pending sales of homes hit an all-time high for the month of…

  • Dec 5th, 2016
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Broaden your horizons with Connect2Classes

The Seattle area is home to professionals in a multitude of disciplines…

  • Dec 2nd, 2016
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Airways Brewing to raffle off Seahawks tickets for Kent Food Bank fundraiser

Airways Brewing of Kent will raffle off Seahawks tickets to help raise…

  • Dec 1st, 2016
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Holiday spirit comes to Kent Station

Santa House opens for visits

  • Dec 1st, 2016
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Kent Turkey Challenge raises $30,243 for food bank

The sixth annual Kent Turkey Challenge raised $30,243 and 8,651 pounds of…

  • Nov 29th, 2016
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Small Business Saturday has big impact in Kent | GOINGS

Support your Main Street merchants, local shops

  • Nov 23rd, 2016
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Act today: 5 Tips for selecting your Medicare coverage before Dec. 7 deadline

If you have Medicare but haven’t selected a 2017 Medicare Advantage or…

  • Nov 23rd, 2016
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Kent attorney honored for his performance

American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys recognizes Kaeding

  • Nov 30th, 2016
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State says Kent site no longer contaminated

The state Department of Ecology proposes to remove a Kent property from…

  • Nov 22nd, 2016
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Santa to arrive at Kent Station

Santa house to open for photos

  • Nov 21st, 2016
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CHI Franciscan Health and CityMD open second urgent care center in Kent

New center to meet region’s growing need for service

  • Nov 21st, 2016
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Kent soil cleanup site remains safe

The 1990s cleanup of contaminated soil at the Pacific Propeller site at…

  • Nov 17th, 2016
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Kent Downtown Partnership cancels Holiday Sip ‘n Shop | Update

Kent Downtown Partnership has cancelled its inaugural Holiday Sip ‘n Shop on…

  • Nov 22nd, 2016
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Boeing to move 1,000 jobs from Kent to Tukwila

Boeing plans to move 1,000 positions from its Kent site to Tukwila…

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Washington labor market continues to improve

Report: State’s economy adds more jobs in October; unemployment rate falls to 5.4 percent

  • Nov 16th, 2016
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