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Household Hazardous Wastemobile coming to Des Moines April 26–28

Household Hazardous Wastemobile coming to Des Moines April 26–28

The King County Household Hazardous Wastemobile will be at the Des Moines Marina the weekend of April 26 – 28, and all King County and city residents will be able to safely dispose of old car batteries,... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Dock Washed Up on Burien Beach Most Likely NOT Tsunami Debris

PHOTOS: Dock Washed Up on Burien Beach Most Likely NOT Tsunami Debris

Story & Photos by Scott Schaefer We knew it’d be unlikely – since it’d have to have drifted all the way from Japan, through the Strait of Juan de Fuca, down through Puget Sound and to... [Read more]

Sun, Arts, Fresh Fruit/Veggies & More at Des Moines Farmers Market Saturday

Sun, Arts, Fresh Fruit/Veggies & More at Des Moines Farmers Market Saturday

It looks like summer is finally here, with temps in the 80s predicted for this coming Saturday. At the Des Moines Farmers Market, look for many fresh fruits and vegetables just coming into season (a good... [Read more]

Des Moines Farmers Market Waterfront Wines are Back!

Des Moines Farmers Market Waterfront Wines are Back!

Click image to see larger version. The Des Moines Farmers Market Foundation, by popular demand, is once again selling its own wine as a fundraiser to help support the market. Beginning this Saturday (June... [Read more]

Expect Over 60 Vendors at Opening of Des Moines Farmers Market Saturday

Expect Over 60 Vendors at Opening of Des Moines Farmers Market Saturday

This Saturday (June 2) will be Opening Day of the Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market (sister site The Waterland Blog is a Sponsor and will be there blogging live!) with a new location at the newly-remodeled... [Read more]

Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market Opening June 2 at North End of Marina

Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market Opening June 2 at North End of Marina

There is less than one month until Opening Day at the Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market, and what a day Saturday, June 2 will be – in its new location at the remodeled north end of the Des Moines Marina…

WATERLAND BLOG: Des Moines City Manager Says City is Open for Business

WATERLAND BLOG: Des Moines City Manager Says City is Open for Business

From our sister site The Waterland Blog: Click image to see larger version of the city’s new Comprehensive Plan for the downtown area. by Jack Mayne Des Moines has long been considered unfriendly... [Read more]

PHOTO FRIDAY: Des Moines After Dark

PHOTO FRIDAY: Des Moines After Dark

Photographer Michael Brunk has been lurking around Des Moines recently, capturing photos of this beautiful “waterland” city as the sun slips behind the Olympic mountains. He’s gone through... [Read more]

PHOTO FRIDAY: Rain, Wind and Sailboats… Oh My!

PHOTO FRIDAY: Rain, Wind and Sailboats… Oh My!

The winds died down but the dark clouds in the distance indicate that this was the proverbial calm before the storm. They say that if you don’t like the weather here in the Puget Sound region, just... [Read more]

Household Hazardous Wastemobile Is Coming March 26-28

Household Hazardous Wastemobile Is Coming March 26-28

King County’s Spring Household Hazardous Wastemobile Event is coming up from Friday, March 26th through Sunday, March 28th at the Des Moines Marina. This is the perfect opportunity to get rid of... [Read more]

Sexy Italian Sportscar & Cycle Show Coming To Des Moines Marina Sept. 6th

Sexy Italian Sportscar & Cycle Show Coming To Des Moines Marina Sept. 6th

You’d better start massaging your Maserati now, because the 17th Annual Italian Concours d’ Elegance car & cycle show, featuring some amazing and exotic vehicles, is coming to the Des... [Read more]