Archive for April, 2016

TODAY: 14th annual Cambodian New Year Street Festival in White Center

Saturday, April 30th, 2016 Posted in Fun, White Center news | 1 Comment »

It's a springtime tradition in White Center - the Cambodian New Year Street Festival in White Center, presented by the Cambodian Cultural Alliance of Washington. It's happening today (Saturday, April ... Read more..

Need a better connection? Check with the library!

Wednesday, April 27th, 2016 Posted in Libraries, Online, White Center news | Comments Off on Need a better connection? Check with the library!

Announced by the King County Library System: Have a mobile device, but no Internet access away from home? KCLS can help! Beginning May 3, patrons can check out mobile hotspot devices from ... Read more..

WEDNESDAY: Evergreen Campus back to Evergreen High School? Doubleheader meeting

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 Posted in Evergreen High School, Schools, White Center news | Comments Off on WEDNESDAY: Evergreen Campus back to Evergreen High School? Doubleheader meeting

If you're interested in the campaign to turn the Evergreen Campus back into Evergreen High School, you'll want to know about a doubleheader meeting there tomorrow - a school board ... Read more..

April Pool’s Day success, and more, at Evergreen Community Aquatic Center

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016 Posted in Evergreen Pool, White Center news | Comments Off on April Pool’s Day success, and more, at Evergreen Community Aquatic Center

Bryan Hastings from Evergreen Community Aquatic Center says April Pool's Day this past Saturday brought "a fantastic showing": About 100 kids! The day included a special check presentation for a ... Read more..

Mixed-use project under consideration for county-owned site at 8th/108th

Sunday, April 24th, 2016 Posted in housing, King County, White Center news | Comments Off on Mixed-use project under consideration for county-owned site at 8th/108th

By Tracy Record White Center Now editor Discussions are under way about a possible development at the county-owned site at 8th SW/SW 108th that includes the White Center Food Bank and a ... Read more..

FOLLOWUP: C & T Asian Market expected to open tomorrow

Friday, April 22nd, 2016 Posted in Businesses, White Center news | Comments Off on FOLLOWUP: C & T Asian Market expected to open tomorrow

Thanks to Gill for the photo and tip: He checked in on the new C & T Asian Market, on the 16th/17th/100th triangle site that formerly held Phnom Khiev Market, ... Read more..

Ballot dropbox site proposed for White Center

Monday, April 18th, 2016 Posted in Politics, White Center Library, White Center news | 1 Comment »

(Also published on partner site West Seattle Blog) Tonight we know the locations where King County Elections is proposing to add more than three dozen fixed ballot dropboxes, including White Center, ... Read more..

Superstar librarian Nancy Pearl draws a crowd as Full Tilt Ice Cream ‘guest scooper’

Saturday, April 16th, 2016 Posted in Full Tilt Ice Cream, White Center news | Comments Off on Superstar librarian Nancy Pearl draws a crowd as Full Tilt Ice Cream ‘guest scooper’

From books to scoops! Seattle's legendary librarian Nancy Pearl is scooping a special flavor at Full Tilt Ice Cream until at least 3:30 pm, as the first chapter in Full ... Read more..

King County leaders launch ‘One Million Trees’ with White Center Heights Park planting

Thursday, April 14th, 2016 Posted in Environment, White Center news | 2 Comments »

(King County Department of Natural Resources and Parks photos) White Center Heights Park was the scene of a big event at midday today - King County Executive Dow Constantine, King County ... Read more..

TONIGHT: Congressional campaign event @ Salvadorean Bakery

Thursday, April 14th, 2016 Posted in Politics, White Center news | Comments Off on TONIGHT: Congressional campaign event @ Salvadorean Bakery

From the 7th District U.S. House campaign of State Sen. Pramila Jayapal, which says it's NOT a fundraiser (we don't promote political fundraisers), just a meet-and-greet: What: Latinxs Organizing Party with ... Read more..

TODAY: Vietnamese Community Tea Time

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016 Posted in Greenbridge, White Center news | Comments Off on TODAY: Vietnamese Community Tea Time

Happening today! You’re invited to West Seattle/White Center Vietnamese Community Tea Time meeting at Greenbridge Community Center, on the second and last Wednesday of the month from 1:00 pm–3:00 pm. Please ... Read more..

For your calendar: April Pool’s Day at Evergreen Aquatic Center

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 Posted in Evergreen Pool, safety, White Center news | Comments Off on For your calendar: April Pool’s Day at Evergreen Aquatic Center

Just announced: One week from Saturday - see you there! Read more..

UPDATE: Suspects arrested in gas-station mini-mart shooting; alleged shooter charged

Wednesday, April 6th, 2016 Posted in Crime, White Center news | Comments Off on UPDATE: Suspects arrested in gas-station mini-mart shooting; alleged shooter charged

(WCN photo, March 31st) 3:25 PM: New information today in the 15th/Roxbury gas-station mini-mart shooting we covered last Thursday night: King County Sheriff's Office spokesperson Sgt. Cindi West says both suspects are ... Read more..

Septic systems, education equity on the agenda @ North Highline Unincorporated Area Council

Monday, April 4th, 2016 Posted in North Highline UAC, White Center news | 1 Comment »

This Thursday night (April 7th) at 7 pm, the North Highline Unincorporated Area Council invites you to be part of its monthly meeting at NH Fire District HQ in White ... Read more..

White Center restaurants: Bok a Bok headed for ex-Charlie’s Buns space

Sunday, April 3rd, 2016 Posted in Food, restaurants, White Center news | 1 Comment »

We noticed recently that the Charlie's Buns eatery space next to Pho Tai at 16th/98th was up for sale already, just months after opening - and as of last week, ... Read more..