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Insurance Journal West
Bell-Anderson in Washington Promotes Webb, Heikkala and Lutz
The Board of Directors of Renton, Wash.-based Bell-Anderson Agency Inc. named Jason Webb, Matthew Heikkala and Jennifer Lutz as senior vice presidents of sales.
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Thu Mar 13, 2014
North King County
School for special needs children opens in Bothell
A new school devoted to helping nonprofit infants and children with special needs opened in Bothell March 3, as a part of the Northshore School District.
'Odysseo' horses get friendly with sight-impaired children | SLIDESHOW
The 21-year-old performer in Cavalia's "Odysseo" is close with the horses he rides under the White Big Top at Marymoor Park, but the ponytailed Escalon saw friendship taken to a new level when the children from the Washington Talking Book & Braille Library spent time in the stables and training tent on Wednesday afternoon.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
March is music month for Renton Schools
The Friends of Renton Schools are on a mission to raise $10,000 for Renton School District music programs in the month of March.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Keiser, Orwall, Gregerson schedule telephone town hall for March 19
Sen. Karen Keiser and Rep. Tina Orwall and Rep. Mia Gregerson will host a telephone town hall for 33rd Legislative District residents from 6 to 7 p.m. March 19. At that time, constituents in the areas of Kent, SeaTac, Normandy Park, Des Moines, Burien and Renton will receive a phone call inviting them to stay on the line to participate in the town ... (more)
Mon Mar 10, 2014
City of Renton earns national award for diversity
The City of Renton this month was recognized by the National League of Cities and the National Black Caucus of Local Elected Officials at the 2014 City Cultural Diversity Awards for "Embracing Our Diversity" program.
Pramila Jayapal to Run for State Senate in 37th District
Pramila Jayapal, founder of immigrant advocacy organization One America , is running for Adam Kline's state senate seat.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Police roust drug user at hotel | Police Blotter
There was a flush of the toilet and the door of a hotel room in downtown Renton opened.
Rains continue through the weekend | Weekend Weather
There's another rainy weekend ahead, according to the National Weather Service, but at least it won't be too cold.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
City gets new tools to deal with nusiance properties
The Golden Dynasty tavern on PArk Avenue in North Renton has logged more than 200 police service calls in recent years.
PSE's plan to 'Energize Eastside' looking at two posible routes through Renton
Due to an ever-growing demand for energy on the east side of Lake Washington, Puget Sound Energy this year announced its "Energize Eastside" initiative to bring new transmission lines to our side of the lake.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Jon Holden is new leader of 32,000 Boeing Machinists
District Lodge 751 of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers , which represents some 32,000 people who build Boeing airplanes in Western Washington and elsewhere, has a new leader.
More than 300 gather in Renton for emergency training
More than 300 Citizen Corps volunteers attended a full day training this past weekend to learn how to help their communities become safer and better prepared to respond to disasters and emergencies.
Weekend fire displaces three, dog still missing
Three people were displaced this past weekend following a two-alarm fire in the Shadow Hawk neighborhood and the family's dog, Zahra is missing.
Couple creates space for creativity with new pottery studio at The Landing
Renton's got a new space for creativity in Glazed Arts ceramic painting studio, which opened March 1 at The Landing.
Organizers of One Night Count adjust tally of homeless people
The Seattle/King County Coalition on Homelessness modified its numbers for the One Night Count, a federally mandated annual survey that tallies how many people are living outdoors or in their cars.
Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers a...
Planes, delivered by trains
RENTON, Wash. -- Residents of Renton have gotten used to an unusual sight -- a bunch of jets, plopped atop some trains, trekked through the center of town.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Police warn of 'door scam' reappearing in Renton
Police are warning residents that a common scam is once again making an appearance in the Renton area, particularly in the West Hill area.
George Pocock Rowing Foundation to take over boathouse this summer
There will be new faces and new possibilities on Lake Washington this summer as the George Pocock Rowing Foundation will take over the Cedar River Boathouse this summer.
City of Bellevue
Downs accomplices arrested
Recaptured along with Downs were his girlfriend Tanjanique Q. Hillis, and an accomplice, Denisha R. Dunston.