Archive for April, 2017

Drugs and gangs on the agenda for North Highline Unincorporated Area Council’s May 2017 meeting

Saturday, April 29th, 2017 Posted in North Highline UAC, White Center news | Comments Off on Drugs and gangs on the agenda for North Highline Unincorporated Area Council’s May 2017 meeting

Just in, North Highline Unincorporated Area Council president Liz Giba's announcement for the May meeting, coming up next Thursday: North Highline Unincorporated Area Council Meeting When: Thursday, ... Read more..

HAPPENING NOW: Cambodian New Year Street Festival in White Center

Saturday, April 29th, 2017 Posted in Fun, White Center news | Comments Off on HAPPENING NOW: Cambodian New Year Street Festival in White Center

(Photos by Gill Loring) If you haven't been there yet, you have until 5 pm to get to this year's Cambodian New Year Street Festival in downtown White Center. It's brought out ... Read more..

OPENING NIGHT: Drunky’s Two-Shoe BBQ debuts location #2 in White Center

Friday, April 28th, 2017 Posted in Food, restaurants, White Center news | 3 Comments »

Seven months after we first told you Drunky's Two-Shoe BBQ was opening a second location in White Center, it's opening night. We stopped in for photos around 7:30 pm. The wait ... Read more..

TODAY/TONIGHT: Noble Barton is your White Center stop for Dining Out For Life

Thursday, April 27th, 2017 Posted in Health, How to Help, restaurants, White Center news | Comments Off on TODAY/TONIGHT: Noble Barton is your White Center stop for Dining Out For Life

Lifelong's annual Dining Out For Life fundraiser is today/tonight, and there's one White Center restaurant on the list: Noble Barton (9635 16th SW). Read more..

FRIDAY: White Center Library Guild plant sale

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 Posted in Gardening, How to Help, Libraries, White Center Library, White Center news | Comments Off on FRIDAY: White Center Library Guild plant sale

Just two days away! Friday afternoon, be at the White Center Library (1409 SW 107th) to support the guild and get your gardening season into gear! Read more..

Looking for garden space ? White Center Food Bank can help!

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017 Posted in Gardening, White Center news | Comments Off on Looking for garden space ? White Center Food Bank can help!

From the White Center Food Bank: Community garden plots are available at White Center Heights Park, open to White Center residents who need garden space. Please contact Mara Bernard - Community ... Read more..

MYERS WAY CAMPING: Seattle homelessness director announces May 15th meeting

Tuesday, April 25th, 2017 Posted in White Center news | Comments Off on MYERS WAY CAMPING: Seattle homelessness director announces May 15th meeting

(Cross-posted from partner site West Seattle Blog) (Camp Second Chance, photographed last month) Just in from the City of Seattle director of homelessness George Scarola - a third "community conversation" about the ... Read more..

Reopening day for Village Green Nursery

Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 Posted in Businesses, Gardening, White Center news | 1 Comment »

Last month, we brought you the story of new owners for Village Green Nursery - and today, it's their official reopening day. We stopped by for a photo of Noah ... Read more..

‘Best Starts for Kids’ road-show meeting in White Center on May 10th

Monday, April 17th, 2017 Posted in King County | Comments Off on ‘Best Starts for Kids’ road-show meeting in White Center on May 10th

So what are you getting for the voter-approved "Best Starts for Kids" property-tax increase? You get the chance to find out during a "road show" meeting coming up in White ... Read more..

Burglary suspect arrested after helicopter search

Monday, April 17th, 2017 Posted in Crime, King County Sheriff's Office, White Center news | Comments Off on Burglary suspect arrested after helicopter search

Last Friday, we got a few questions about the King County Sheriff's Office Guardian One helicopter searching in White Center. We weren't able to reach KCSO for details at the ... Read more..

North Highline Unincorporated Area Council: From gunfire to stormwater

Thursday, April 6th, 2017 Posted in North Highline UAC, White Center news | 5 Comments »

By Tracy Record White Center Now editor The King County Sheriff's Office gang expert who was supposed to speak to the North Highline Unincorporated Area Council tonight had to cancel due ... Read more..

White Center food and drink: Zanzibar now open

Thursday, April 6th, 2017 Posted in Beverages, Fun, restaurants, White Center news | Comments Off on White Center food and drink: Zanzibar now open

You've probably seen the sign, if you haven't been in already. Now we have confirmation that Zanzibar has opened at 9609 1/2 16th SW. From Sarah Friesema: New bar with food ... Read more..

Seattle City Light work ahead to ‘upgrade electronic equipment’ on utility poles

Thursday, April 6th, 2017 Posted in utilities, White Center news | Comments Off on Seattle City Light work ahead to ‘upgrade electronic equipment’ on utility poles

(Click image to go to full-size map on City Light's website) Those locations in White Center, Top Hat, and other parts of North Highline are where Seattle City Light is about ... Read more..

King County Housing Authority reopens Section 8 waiting list, starting today

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017 Posted in housing, White Center news | Comments Off on King County Housing Authority reopens Section 8 waiting list, starting today

From the King County Housing Authority - this starts today: With a record number of low-income households around King County struggling to pay the rent, the King County Housing Authority will ... Read more..

GRAFFITI & GANGS: King County Sheriff’s Office guest @ North Highline Unincorporated Area Council on Thursday

Monday, April 3rd, 2017 Posted in King County Sheriff's Office, North Highline UAC, White Center news | Comments Off on GRAFFITI & GANGS: King County Sheriff’s Office guest @ North Highline Unincorporated Area Council on Thursday

Crime and safety are always hot topics and this month, they're at the center of the North Highline Unincorporated Area Council's monthly meeting. From NHUAC president Liz Giba: When: ... Read more..

You can call him ‘Mayor Mac’: Jubilee Days fundraiser voters choose ‘Mac’ McElroy as Unofficial Official Mayor of White Center

Saturday, April 1st, 2017 Posted in White Center Eagles, White Center Jubilee Days, White Center news | 3 Comments »

(WCN photos by Patrick Sand) The results are in and White Center has its new Unofficial Official Mayor - who happens to have run for an "official" political office before (State ... Read more..