Archive for June, 2017

FOLLOWUP: Popeyes, Starbucks taking shape in White Center

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 Posted in restaurants, White Center news | 4 Comments »

Passing 16th SW/SW 100th on Monday, we spotted the signs, one year after we brought you first word that Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen and Starbucks would be opening new stores where ... Read more..

South Seattle College education advisors to visit Greenbridge Community Center

Tuesday, June 20th, 2017 Posted in Education, Greenbridge, White Center news | No Comments »

From South Seattle College: With graduation season in full swing, the TRiO Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) at South Seattle College wants to help community members achieve their own academic and career ... Read more..

HAPPY SUMMER! Vacation time for Highline Public Schools students

Monday, June 19th, 2017 Posted in Schools, White Center news | No Comments »

It's the first week of summer vacation for Highline Public Schools students - last Friday (June 16th) was the last day of the school year. The calendar on the HPS ... Read more..

POWER OUTAGE: Parts of White Center, South Park, West Seattle

Thursday, June 15th, 2017 Posted in south park, utilities, White Center news | No Comments »

Power went out for more than 2,000 homes and businesses in parts of White Center, South Park, and West Seattle at 11:19 am. Seattle City Light says a crash caused ... Read more..

END OF THE LINE: White Center father and son on epic road trip

Tuesday, June 13th, 2017 Posted in People, White Center news | No Comments »

The photo and report arrived tonight: Today, White Center residents Mark Ufkes and his oldest son Patrick have finally reached the furthest point east on the North American continent that a ... Read more..

FOLLOWUP: Unified Brewing to take over ex-Big Al’s

Tuesday, June 13th, 2017 Posted in Beverages, White Center news | 3 Comments »

(Photo courtesy Unified Brewing) Just in - the announcement that the former Big Al Brewing location at 9832 14th SW in White Center has a new brewery moving in: After nearly two ... Read more..

WHITE CENTER JUBILEE DAYS 2017: See the music lineup!

Thursday, June 8th, 2017 Posted in White Center Jubilee Days, White Center news | 1 Comment »

Jubilee Days is huge this year - on 16th AND 17th SW - and has just announced an appropriately huge music lineup: White Center Jubilee Days, Monumental Undertaking, and Match + ... Read more..

White Center Food Bank announces Dr. Angela Beard as new executive director

Thursday, June 8th, 2017 Posted in White Center Food Bank, White Center news | No Comments »

Just announced by the White Center Food Bank - the new WCFB executive director: On behalf of our community, our clients, and the Board, staff and volunteers at the White Center ... Read more..

VIDEO: North Highline concerns, questions, and answers @ King County Community Service Area ‘town hall’

Thursday, June 8th, 2017 Posted in King County, White Center news | No Comments »

1:06 AM: In case you wanted to go to Wednesday night's "town hall" for North Highline, part of the King County Community Service Area program, but couldn't - we recorded ... Read more..

North Highline Unincorporated Area Council talks land, safety

Wednesday, June 7th, 2017 Posted in North Highline UAC, White Center news | 1 Comment »

Tonight, the annual King County Community Service Area town-hall meeting for North Highline is set for 7 pm at Seola Gardens (11215 5th SW). Those in attendance at last Thursday's North ... Read more..

Suspect arrested in encampment death between Myers Way and Highway 509

Tuesday, June 6th, 2017 Posted in Crime, White Center news | No Comments »

New information today on a case we reported yesterday on partner site West Seattle Blog after learning of this big police response on SB Highway 509 (shown in our video ... Read more..

Suspect arrested in early-morning shooting that killed 1 woman

Tuesday, June 6th, 2017 Posted in Crime, King County Sheriff's Office, White Center news | No Comments »

One woman is dead and another in custody after an early-morning shooting. From King County Sheriff's Office spokesperson Sgt. Cindi West: The shooting happened just before 1 am in the parking ... Read more..

CAMP SECOND CHANCE: Community Advisory Committee meets Sunday

Saturday, June 3rd, 2017 Posted in Neighborhoods, White Center news | Comments Off on CAMP SECOND CHANCE: Community Advisory Committee meets Sunday

For those interested in Camp Second Chance, the City of Seattle-authorized encampment on Myers Way, its Community Advisory Committee meets again tomorrow (Sunday, June 4th). Even if you already knew ... Read more..

CAN YOU HELP? White Center Mary’s Place shelter needs meals next week

Thursday, June 1st, 2017 Posted in How to Help, White Center news | 5 Comments »

From Linda at Mary's Place: The Mary's Place kitchen is being renovated and we need help with meals at our White Center Family Center next week. We need groups or individuals to ... Read more..