Archive for October, 2009

Photos: Today’s cyclocross race at Lakewood Park

Saturday, October 31st, 2009 Posted in Lakewood Park, Sports, White Center news | Comments Off

Thanks to Jim Clark for sharing photos of today's cyclocross race at Lakewood Park, scheduled at the last minute after the permit was revoked in West Seattle. His gallery is ... Read more..

Halloween fun tonight: Southwest Boys/Girls Club Fall Festival

Friday, October 30th, 2009 Posted in White Center news | Comments Off

Per White Center Jubilee Days via Twitter - all are welcome at this free fun festival, 5 pm to 7:30 pm. Read more..

North Highline mourns longtime community advocate Barb Peters

Friday, October 30th, 2009 Posted in North Highline Fire District, North Highline UAC, People, White Center news | Comments Off

Thanks to Liz for calling our attention to the sad news: Barb Peters of the North Highline Unincorporated Area Council and North Highline Fire District board lost her battle with ... Read more..

White Center’s Safe Night Out

Thursday, October 29th, 2009 Posted in White Center news | 1 Comment »

Just got this announcement: White Center’s Safe Night Out will be held October 31, 6:30 to 8:30pm at Hillcrest PCA Church (10404 34th Avenue SW) in White Center. Hillcrest ... Read more..

MFG Cyclocross race to be held at White Center’s Lakewood Park, after permit revoked in West Seattle

Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 Posted in Lakewood Park, Sports, White Center news | 2 Comments »

Our partner site West Seattle Blog covered a controversy yesterday afternoon regarding a cyclocross bicycle race that was scheduled to be held in Lincoln Park this Saturday, till the Seattle ... Read more..

Double fun at White Center Library today

Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 Posted in White Center news | Comments Off

Teen games at 2:30 pm, family story time at 6:30 pm, all at the White Center Library. Here's the full event listing! Read more..

Calling all artists – White Center For The Arts meeting Thursday night

Tuesday, October 27th, 2009 Posted in Arts, White Center news | Comments Off

7 pm Thursday, Full Tilt Ice Cream, be there. From the invitation published on the WCFTA website: Who is invited? Artists who live in and those who love the GREATER White ... Read more..

Monday night: Parent Math Academy for Highline Public Schools

Monday, October 26th, 2009 Posted in White Center news | Comments Off

Want to know more about what's ahead for your student in algebra, and how to help? Get a firsthand experience in Parent Math Academy, Monday night 6 pm at Highline ... Read more..

TODAY! Help Samoan disaster survivors

Saturday, October 24th, 2009 Posted in How to Help, White Center news | Comments Off

9 am-1 pm today, you can drop off donations for Samoan disaster survivors at Evergreen High School - there's a program, with entertainment, scheduled to start at 11 am. A ... Read more..

Update: White Center H1N1 vaccine clinic, 3 others close fast

Friday, October 23rd, 2009 Posted in Health, White Center news | Comments Off

The county says it ran out of H1N1 vaccine after three days of giving it to people with major health trouble and no insurance. So now what? Here's the news ... Read more..

Youth Violence Prevention meeting next Wednesday

Friday, October 23rd, 2009 Posted in White Center news | Comments Off

Interested in helping stop youth violence? You're invited to a meeting next Wednesday, 1 pm. From organizers: Location: Steve Cox Memorial Park, SW District Office (east of basketball court-) Topics: ... Read more..

2-car crash at Roxbury/17th, two people to the hospital

Thursday, October 22nd, 2009 Posted in White Center news | 1 Comment »

(photo added 8:33 am) A crash has Roxbury blocked eastbound at 17th, and 17th blocked southbound from there as well. UPDATE: Deputies say two vehicles collided - one was trying to ... Read more..

White Center Community Safety Coalition TONIGHT

Thursday, October 22nd, 2009 Posted in White Center news | Comments Off

Crime and safety information, plus a chance to ask your questions - King County Sheriff's Office, King County Parks, Liquor Control Board, Seattle PD are among the agencies usually represented, ... Read more..

Congratulations to Full Tilt Ice Cream for “Best of Western Washington”!

Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 Posted in White Center news | 5 Comments »

One of the co-founders of White Center Now is getting a big spotlight - Full Tilt Ice Cream won its category for "Best of Western Washington"! We were there this ... Read more..

County offers H1N1 vaccine to those with “significant health problems,” no insurance, starting tomorrow

Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 Posted in Health, White Center news | Comments Off

One of the clinics at which this limited amount of vaccine will be offered is in White Center. Here's the full report, as published on our partner site, West Seattle ... Read more..

White Center Community Summit set for December 5th

Tuesday, October 20th, 2009 Posted in White Center Community Development Association, White Center news | Comments Off

The announcement comes from the White Center Community Development Association - you can see the flyer here. Read more..

Also up for sale, per photo-enhanced online listing: The Wall

Sunday, October 18th, 2009 Posted in Beverages, Businesses, White Center news | 1 Comment »

View Larger Map First we spotted the listing online here. Since it said "West Seattle" but its description left us stumped, we took it to the forums on our partner site ... Read more..

Grant to benefit Cascade students (and other Highline middle schools)

Saturday, October 17th, 2009 Posted in Schools, White Center news | Comments Off

White Center's Cascade Middle School is getting a boost from a new grant, along with other middle schools in Highline Public Schools. Here's the official announcement made today: Highline Public Schools ... Read more..

2 White Center biznotes: Full Tilt on TV; Brewsky’s for sale

Saturday, October 17th, 2009 Posted in Businesses, White Center news | Comments Off

Two quick notes tonight: First, Full Tilt Ice Cream reports a TV crew will be there to do a story next Tuesday (October 20th) around 3 pm, and they'd love ... Read more..

Followup: Thanks for the musical instruments donated for White Center Heights kids!

Thursday, October 15th, 2009 Posted in Music, White Center news | Comments Off

Two weeks ago, we brought you Eliza Junkerman's request for musical instruments to be donated to White Center Heights Elementary. Tonight, a followup - she says the donation drive was ... Read more..