Archive for July, 2012

Followup: White Center Chase Bank holdup suspect charged

Monday, July 30th, 2012 Posted in Crime, White Center news | Comments Off

(WCN photo from July 25th) A charge of first-degree robbery is now filed against 30-year-old Bryan Allen Hill of Everett, the man arrested by police shortly after last Wednesday morning's robbery ... Read more..

White Center Food Bank summer open house next Saturday, starring The Henriettas

Sunday, July 29th, 2012 Posted in White Center Food Bank, White Center news | Comments Off

We're now less than a week away from the White Center Food Bank's next open house - which, WCFB notes, will star its chickens The Henriettas: White Center Food Bank would ... Read more..

Update: Missing dog in White Center now back home

Saturday, July 28th, 2012 Posted in Pets, White Center news | 1 Comment »

Be on the lookout: Friendly small (male) pit bull with red harness. No tags, but is micro chipped. Last seen on 24th Ave SW, near SW 110th, 3 pm. 53 lbs, ... Read more..

Cultivate’s open-mike night: Perfect summer evening in Greenbridge

Saturday, July 28th, 2012 Posted in Arts, Greenbridge, White Center news | Comments Off

We stopped by Cultivate's open-mike night on Friday at Greenbridge Plaza, just long enough to see the crowd gathering on a perfect summer evening - not too hot, not too ... Read more..

Open mike tonight at Greenbridge Plaza!

Friday, July 27th, 2012 Posted in Arts, White Center news | Comments Off

7 pm, the plaza will be full of sights and sounds as Cultivate, YES Foundation, White Center Community Development Association, and your artistic friends and neighbors team up for Open ... Read more..

Video: Suspect arrested after White Center bank robbery

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012 Posted in Crime, White Center news | 3 Comments »

(Photos by Patrick Sand for West Seattle Blog/White Center Now) 10:33 AM: There's a search after a robbery was reported at Chase Bank in White Center. Seattle Police are helping search. ... Read more..

Feed the Children brings special delivery to White Center Food Bank

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012 Posted in White Center Food Bank, White Center news | Comments Off

Volunteers and staff are always busy at the White Center Food Bank, but Tuesday brought something extra to keep them hopping - a big delivery from the national nonprofit Feed ... Read more..

White Center holdup suspect charged; may be a suspect in 2 other robberies

Tuesday, July 24th, 2012 Posted in Crime, White Center news | Comments Off

The man arrested in connection with the July 13th holdup at White Center's KeyBank is now charged with attempted first-degree robbery, and court documents say he may be a suspect ... Read more..

White Center Field Day! Summer fun on Thursday afternoons

Tuesday, July 24th, 2012 Posted in Fun, White Center news | Comments Off

No shortage of summer fun - check this out for each of the next four Thursdays, 1-3 pm: Classic Sports Games this Thursday at White Center Summer Field Days – Steve ... Read more..

Male Shiba Inu found in White Center – know whose it is?

Monday, July 23rd, 2012 Posted in Pets, White Center news | Comments Off

This was sent in for the lost/found-pets section on partner site West Seattle Blog, but he turned up in WC: Unaltered male Shiba Inu found this afternoon around 4:30 in White ... Read more..

Gunfire reported in White Center early today – but no evidence found

Sunday, July 22nd, 2012 Posted in Crime, King County Sheriff's Office, White Center news | Comments Off

We got some calls/messages early today about the law-enforcement helicopter Guardian One over the White Center/Highland Park area, and finally found out from King County Sheriff's Deputy BJ Myers what ... Read more..

Live at White Center Jubilee Days: Final afternoon!

Sunday, July 22nd, 2012 Posted in White Center Jubilee Days, White Center news | 1 Comment »

1:57 PM: WCN is live at White Center Jubilee Days for the first time ever - and Tina Holmes, who's managing the vendors this year, just stopped by with a ... Read more..

Huge day in White Center: Parade today; street fair continues; Zippy’s contest; Library Guild yard sale; Saturday scenes

Sunday, July 22nd, 2012 Posted in White Center Jubilee Days, White Center news | Comments Off

White Center Jubilee Days' grand finale today - highlighted by the parade (11:30 am) and the second day of the street fair - and did we mention the Zippy's Giant ... Read more..

Jubilee Days Street Fair, Car Show today!

Saturday, July 21st, 2012 Posted in White Center Jubilee Days, White Center news | Comments Off

Day 1 of big fun - with live music starting at 11 and continuing late into the night - the schedule's here. See you there! Read more..

Followup: White Center bank robbery suspect arrested, jailed

Friday, July 20th, 2012 Posted in White Center news | Comments Off

Earlier this week, we showed you a photo made public by the King County Sheriff's Office, showing the man they say robbed the White Center KeyBank last Friday (as reported ... Read more..

Bright lights, big fun: Jubilee Days Carnival, night 1, with fireworks

Thursday, July 19th, 2012 Posted in White Center Jubilee Days, White Center news | Comments Off

(Photos by Nick Adams for WCN) If you didn't know the White Center Jubilee Days festival was in full swing, last night's fireworks show announced it loud and clear.It was visible ... Read more..

White Center KeyBank robber photo: Recognize him?

Wednesday, July 18th, 2012 Posted in Crime, King County Sheriff's Office, White Center news | Comments Off

Last Friday afternoon, we brought you first word of a robbery at KeyBank in White Center. Today, the King County Sheriff's Office has released a photo of the robber - ... Read more..

Jubilee Days carnival, fireworks just hours away!

Wednesday, July 18th, 2012 Posted in Fun, White Center Jubilee Days, White Center news | Comments Off

Just dropped by Steve Cox Memorial Park to check on carnival setup - the rides are in place and everyone's getting ready to go. Armbands for the rides go on ... Read more..

White Center Library Guild yard sale rescheduled: This Sunday!

Tuesday, July 17th, 2012 Posted in White Center Library, White Center news | Comments Off

While you're in downtown White Center - and environs - for the Jubilee Days Street Fair, parade, etc., on Sunday, here's something more to check out: White Center Library Guild’s HUGE ... Read more..

Fire-safety burn ban called by King County Fire Marshal

Tuesday, July 17th, 2012 Posted in fire, safety, White Center news | Comments Off

Like most years, mid-July means a fire-safety burn ban is going into effect, by order of the King County Fire Marshal. The announcement explains what that means: A county-wide burn ban ... Read more..