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Amazon Kent Fulfillment Center reaches construction milestone

  • Aug 21, 2014 at 7:00PM

The first section of walling for Amazon's new 800,000-square-foot fulfillment center was erected and set in place on Tuesday.

 
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The Jetsons have arrived: fun mobile apps to control your home

Once upon a time, The Jetsons were a futuristic family with an ultra-modern home full of gadgets designed to make their lives easier. Well, the Jetsons have arrived, and you too can have those goodies at your fingertips to control lighting, temperature, security and more. Here are a few mobile apps to try, explained by...

BECU awards $5,000 to Kent Firefighters Foundation

  • Aug 19, 2014 at 1:29PM

The Kent Firefighters Foundation received $5,000 from BECU's People Helping People Awards.

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The Benefits of Home Ownership

Check out this great infographic from House Logic on the benefits of home ownership. It has some great statistics. For example, did you know that a homeowner’s net worth is 34 times that of a renter’s? Wow! It also provides tax benefits to the homeowner and helps create jobs within our community. Take a look…...

Comcast expands fiber network in Kent commercial area

  • Aug 15, 2014 at 12:00PM

Comcast Business announced Thursday the expansion of its commercial fiber network, capable of bandwidth up to 10 Gigabits per second (Gbps), to under-served commercial areas in Kent.

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