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Renton,

city (1990 pop. 41,688), King co., W Wash., an industrial suburb of Seattle, on Lake Washington; inc. 1901. It is a freshwater port of entry via the Lake Washington Ship Canal. Its first important industries were coal mining, lumbering, and brickmaking. Railroad cars became important in the 1920s. Today the city has diverse manufactures, including aircraft (Boeing has had a plant there since World War II), trucks, and computer software. The city has a municipal airport, flying schools, and a seaplane base.
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There are all sorts of ways we can expand," Renton says, "but we're trying to keep it simple right now.
According to the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, two of the plans reflect Boeing's ongoing efforts to make its Renton operation more efficient by turning unused factory space into offices for engineers and other employees.
According to Peter Renton, author of the book, The Dog Ate My Checkbook, sunspots and Y2K are two of the newest excuses clients are using.
Welsh captures this moment by contrasting the "honest" junkies Renton, Spud, and Sick Boy with their mate Begbie, a sociopath who boasts that he "wouldnae poison ma body with that shite" while consuming gallons of booze, smoking like a chimney, and finding his own twisted form of release in gratuitous violence.
NEW YORK -- Lazard Ltd (NYSE: LAZ) today announced that Mark Renton has joined the firm as a Managing Director, Financial Advisory, focused on international oil and gas.
Choose a zero-hours contract, a twohour journey to work, choose the same for your kids, only worse," says McGregor's Renton, updating his rant in the first film, which was released in 1996.
Thomas Renton, 53, is accused of abusing the youngsters - one of whom was just four at the time - between 2008 and 2013 in a car and at an address in Glenboig, Lanarkshire.
Notes: A pre-bid meeting will be held on May 13, 2016 @ 10:00 am, Renton City Hall Conferencing Center 7th Floor, 1055 South Grady Way, Renton, WA 98057.
Lee Renton and Mark McCarthy are said to have befriended a 79-year-old victim, collecting his pension for him, before telling him his payments had been reduced and pocketing the difference.
THE annual Uppers Tournament took place at the Tyneside Badminton Centre weekend with Sarah Renton retaining both her doubles titles from last year.
They bounced back to win a point and keep their unbeaten league record going thanks to former Rose striker Kris Renton.
Anita Renton, 38, of Marlborough Road, Castle Bromwich, has denied eight charges of theft between December 2010 and last March.