Archive for February, 2015

Groundbreaking ceremony March 19th for new White Center Library

Friday, February 27th, 2015 Posted in White Center Library, White Center news | Comments Off on Groundbreaking ceremony March 19th for new White Center Library

The announcement came with the newest event listings for the White Center Library - a groundbreaking ceremony is set for the new library, 3 pm March 19th. No details of ... Read more..

White Center traffic alert: Fiber installation at 15th/Roxbury next week, and ongoing elsewhere

Friday, February 27th, 2015 Posted in Traffic, Transportation, utilities, White Center news | 1 Comment »

Maybe you've seen the sign warning about lane closures at 15th/Roxbury next week; we heard about it through a reader tip. That led us to chase down details, and the ... Read more..

White Center Eagles invite you to breakfast to help the Evergreen Wolverines baseball team

Friday, February 27th, 2015 Posted in How to Help, Schools, Sports, White Center news | Comments Off on White Center Eagles invite you to breakfast to help the Evergreen Wolverines baseball team

The Evergreen Wolverines need you to help them take the field for this year's high-school baseball season. Simple and tasty way to do that - breakfast, one week from tomorrow! ... Read more..

Mardi Gras Donuts now open in White Center – beignets and all

Thursday, February 26th, 2015 Posted in Food, White Center news | 1 Comment »

By Tracy Record and Patrick Sand White Center Now/West Seattle Blog co-publishers First word arrived via a tweet directed at us by Caffé Delia, with a photo of newly opened Mardi Gras ... Read more..

Grocery-store changes: First nearby Albertsons-Haggen conversion date set

Thursday, February 26th, 2015 Posted in burien, White Center news | Comments Off on Grocery-store changes: First nearby Albertsons-Haggen conversion date set

As announced back in December, the Burien Albertsons grocery stores are being converted to the Haggen brand. And we've just received information on the timetable for the conversion of the ... Read more..

Suspect in custody after search crosses into county

Wednesday, February 25th, 2015 Posted in Crime, King County Sheriff's Office, west seattle, White Center news | 1 Comment »

11:53 PM: Still trying to unravel exactly what happened, but Seattle Police tracked a suspect into White Center tonight and have just taken him into custody near Marv's Broiler in ... Read more..

Sentencing postponed to next month for Brodie Lamb

Friday, February 20th, 2015 Posted in Crime, White Center news | 1 Comment »

Today was the originally scheduled sentencing date for 44-year-old Brodie Lamb, who pleaded guilty last month to murdering his mother, 69-year-old Margaret Ryan, in 2012. But it's been postponed a ... Read more..

Roller derby at Southgate on Saturday!

Friday, February 20th, 2015 Posted in Fun, southgate, Sports, White Center news | Comments Off on Roller derby at Southgate on Saturday!

The Rainier Roller Girls are bouting at Southgate Roller Rink on Saturday, vs. Faster Pussycats. And it's not just a chance to see roller derby - the announcement also says: ... Read more..

White Center Crime Watch: Bank-robbery attempt

Thursday, February 12th, 2015 Posted in King County Sheriff's Office, White Center news | 1 Comment »

Thanks to Gill for the tip on law-enforcement activity - the King County Sheriff's Office says deputies were looking for a suspect in an attempted bank robbery in the 9600 ... Read more..

Highline Public Schools special-election results: Prop 1 passing, Prop 2 with less support (so far) than first time around

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 Posted in Election, Schools, White Center news | Comments Off on Highline Public Schools special-election results: Prop 1 passing, Prop 2 with less support (so far) than first time around

The first votes were counted tonight in the special election for two Highline Public Schools measures. The operations levy Proposition 1, which required only a simple majority, is passing with ... Read more..

Election day for Highline Public Schools measures

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 Posted in White Center news | Comments Off on Election day for Highline Public Schools measures

Today is Election Day for the Highline Public Schools measures, which means you have to get your ballot into the mail, with postage, by this evening, or get it to ... Read more..

What this morning’s search in White Center was about

Monday, February 9th, 2015 Posted in King County Sheriff's Office, White Center news | 1 Comment »

If you saw the search activity this morning - it even rerouted Metro buses off 15th SW between SW 102nd and SW 106th for a while - here's what it ... Read more..

New White Center library on North Highline Unincorporated Area Council agenda for February 12th

Saturday, February 7th, 2015 Posted in North Highline UAC, White Center news | Comments Off on New White Center library on North Highline Unincorporated Area Council agenda for February 12th

This month's meeting of the North Highline Unincorporated Area Council is coming up Thursday, February 12th, 7 pm at the NH Fire District HQ (1243 SW 112th). Here's the agenda ... Read more..

Want to vote on the Highline Public Schools measures? Today’s your last chance to register

Monday, February 2nd, 2015 Posted in Election, Highline School District, White Center news | Comments Off on Want to vote on the Highline Public Schools measures? Today’s your last chance to register

The deadline for voting on the Highline Public Schools proposals is one week from tomorrow - Tuesday, February 10th. If you're not already registered to vote in this state, today ... Read more..