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Sponsored Post FREE All-Day Music & Community Festival will be in Des Moines Sat., Aug. 11

FREE All-Day Music & Community Festival will be in Des Moines Sat., Aug. 11

A FREE All-Day Music and Community Festival will be held in Des Moines on Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. All are welcome to enjoy a fun-filled day featuring multiple live bands, food for... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Learn about Birds, Bees, Butterflies & more at Zenith Holland’s FREE classes!

Learn about Birds, Bees, Butterflies & more at Zenith Holland’s FREE classes!

Advertiser Zenith Holland Gardens in Des Moines will be offering FREE garden classes on the next two upcoming Saturdays – June 30 and July 7 – from 1-2 p.m. Zenith Holland Gardens is a great destination... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Open Houses: Gregory Heights, Des Moines, SeaTac, Browns Point, West Seattle

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Open Houses: Gregory Heights, Des Moines, SeaTac, Browns Point, West Seattle

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding five great Open Houses this weekend! The first is a rare new construction in Gregory Heights: Beautiful views... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: Des Moines, Burien, Beacon Hill

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: Des Moines, Burien, Beacon Hill

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding five great Open Houses this weekend! The first is a beautiful classic Cape Cod View home in Des Moines with endless... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Des Moines Gospel Chapel holding witty Father’s Day performance June 17

Des Moines Gospel Chapel holding witty Father’s Day performance June 17

Des Moines Gospel Chapel will be holding a witty performance by Actor/Storyteller Chuck Neighbors – a Christian actor and storyteller – at their church on Sunday, June 17 at 11 a.m. for Father’s... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools warns of possible threat to Mt. Rainier High Wednesday

Highline Public Schools warns of possible threat to Mt. Rainier High Wednesday

From our sister site The Waterland Blog: Highline Public Schools issued a warning Tuesday evening, June 5, about a threat to Mount Rainier High School on Wednesday, June 6. Far as we can recall, this is... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Burien, Des Moines, West Seattle, Regal Heights

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Burien, Des Moines, West Seattle, Regal Heights

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding several Open Houses this weekend! The first is a move-in ready, one-level Burien home featuring a partial view... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Burien Rambler, SeaTac, West Seattle, Des Moines

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Burien Rambler, SeaTac, West Seattle, Des Moines

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding six Open Houses this weekend! The first one is a move-in ready Rambler in Burien’s quiet Blakley Manor neighborhood: 3BR... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: SeaTac, West Seattle, Des Moines, Arbor Heights

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: SeaTac, West Seattle, Des Moines, Arbor Heights

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding several Open Houses this weekend. The first one is a great 3-bedroom rambler with an updated kitchen, open concept... [Read more]

Big Picture Senior’s ‘Low Tide Music Festival’ coming to Des Moines June 2

Big Picture Senior’s ‘Low Tide Music Festival’ coming to Des Moines June 2

Poster by Anna Moore As his Senior Project, Big Picture High School student Alex Heindel is producing the ‘Low Tide Music Festival,’ an all ages, FREE music festival in the Des Moines Beach... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Beacon Hill, Burien, Des Moines, Normandy Park, Arbor Heights

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Beacon Hill, Burien, Des Moines, Normandy Park, Arbor Heights

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding several Open Houses this weekend! The first Open House is another tastefully done project in Beacon Hill by boutique... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate Open Houses: West Seattle Mid-Century, New Des Moines, Normandy Park Waterfront

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate Open Houses: West Seattle Mid-Century, New Des Moines, Normandy Park Waterfront

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding three Open Houses this weekend! The first home is a completely remodeled Mid-Century 3-bedroom home in West Seattle: This... [Read more]

Sponsored Post FREE Egg Hunt & Pancake Breakfast at The Gathering Place on Sat., March 31

FREE Egg Hunt & Pancake Breakfast at The Gathering Place on Sat., March 31

One of Gathering Place’s biggest events of the year will be Saturday, March 31! Bring your kids to our Des Moines Campus (2038 S. 222nd Street) and enjoy an exciting morning of festivities and... [Read more]

REMINDER: Poverty Bay Wine Festival is this weekend!

REMINDER: Poverty Bay Wine Festival is this weekend!

REMINDER: The 14th annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival opens TONIGHT (5–10 p.m., Friday, Mar. 2) and continues through Saturday (Noon–8 p.m., March 3)! This is an outstanding, local/grassroots wine festival... [Read more]

Judson Park’s annual Pancake Breakfast fundraiser will be Saturday, Mar. 10

Judson Park’s annual Pancake Breakfast fundraiser will be Saturday, Mar. 10

It’s Pancake Breakfast Time! Mark your calendar for Saturday, March 10, 2018, from 8 a.m. – 11 a.m., the Annual Pancake Breakfast is a delicious and eagerly-anticipated tradition at Judson Park. Menu... [Read more]

Potential purchasers of historic Landmark on the Sound holding Open House Sat.

Potential purchasers of historic Landmark on the Sound holding Open House Sat.

The new ‘potential purchasers’ of Des Moines’ historic Landmark on the Sound will be holding an Open House this coming Saturday, Feb. 24, from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. This historic property... [Read more]

After reports of gunfire & lockdown, no active shooter at Highline College Friday

After reports of gunfire & lockdown, no active shooter at Highline College Friday

UPDATE: After reports of gunfire being heard just before 9 a.m. Friday morning (Feb. 16), and a lockdown on the Highline College campus, Des Moines Police reports that an initial investigation indicates... [Read more]

Police seeking public’s help regarding alleged sex crimes at Mount Rainier Pool

Police seeking public’s help regarding alleged sex crimes at Mount Rainier Pool

From our sister site The Waterland Blog: On Jan. 23, 2018 the Des Moines Police Department received a report from the Seattle Police Department in reference to a victim alleging sex crimes that were determined... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Learn to ‘Wreck Dive’ off Vancouver Island with TLSea Diving Feb. 16-18

Learn to ‘Wreck Dive’ off Vancouver Island with TLSea Diving Feb. 16-18

Learn to “Wreck Dive” off Vancouver Island with TLSea Diving Feb. 16-18! Did you know that the world’s largest underwater artificial reef is just a few hours away off of Vancouver Island? The wrecks... [Read more]

Sponsored Post The clock is ticking at TL Sea Diving’s ‘Scuba Christmas Sale’!

The clock is ticking at TL Sea Diving’s ‘Scuba Christmas Sale’!

TL Sea Diving’ last “Special of the week” before Chistmas! Delight the diver (or introduce someone to this great sport) on your Holiday list with a great deal on BCDs, regulators and... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Home for the Holidays means it’s time to call Sit ‘N Stay Pet Sitting!

Home for the Holidays means it’s time to call Sit ‘N Stay Pet Sitting!

Designed by Freepik Traveling “over the river and through the woods to grandmother’s house” probably doesn’t include the fur-kids, but don’t worry…Brittany Shelton from Sit ’N... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Save 20% on all regular stock at TL Sea Diving this Friday & Saturday!

Save 20% on all regular stock at TL Sea Diving this Friday & Saturday!

Save 20% on all regular stock at TL Sea Diving this Friday and Saturday! Delight the diver on your Holiday list with super 20% savings on all regularly stocked items at TL Sea Diving in Des Moines. Friday... [Read more]

Man in 80s apparently jumps off Des Moines pier, resulting in huge response

Man in 80s apparently jumps off Des Moines pier, resulting in huge response

From our sister site The Waterland Blog: There was a huge police/emergency search and rescue mission for an elderly man who apparently jumped from the fishing pier near the Des Moines Marina on Tuesday... [Read more]

Drive-through live Nativity will be at Normandy Christian Church Dec. 16-17

Drive-through live Nativity will be at Normandy Christian Church Dec. 16-17

You, your family and friends can be transported to Bethlehem while driving through the parking lot Nativity at Normandy Christian Church the weekend of Dec. 16 and 17, from 6 – 8:30 p.m. Scores of... [Read more]