Archive for August, 2018

Shooting in Boulevard Park

Sunday, August 19th, 2018 Posted in boulevard park, Crime, King County Sheriff's Office, White Center news | No Comments »

Big King County Sheriff's Office response right now to South 120th and Military Road in Boulevard Park (map), where - according to dispatchers and officers' radio communication - a man ... Read more..

White Center food and drink: Anju Bar & Eatery sets grand opening for next Friday

Saturday, August 18th, 2018 Posted in Beverages, restaurants, White Center news | 1 Comment »

(WCN photos, added Sunday) Almost three months ago, we mentioned new food/drink places on the way to White Center, including Anju (9641 15th SW). Just got a note from Sam Jo ... Read more..

SATURDAY: Duwamish River Festival 2018

Friday, August 17th, 2018 Posted in Environment, south park, White Center news | No Comments »

Just down the hill in South Park, noon-5 pm Saturday (August 18th), and you're invited - stop by Duwamish Waterway Park (7900 10th Ave. S.). Read more..

House fire on 28th SW in North Highline

Sunday, August 12th, 2018 Posted in fire, White Center news | No Comments »

North Highline and other fire departments fought a house fire in the 10200 block of 28th SW this afternoon. (Thanks to everyone who texted us about this - 206-293-6302 text ... Read more..

UPDATE: Power outage in White Center/North Burien

Friday, August 10th, 2018 Posted in utilities, White Center news | No Comments »

7:04 AM: As shown on the map, 4,000-plus customers in White Center/North Burien are without power this morning. No word yet on the cause. While Seattle City Light has an ... Read more..

ELECTION 2018: 34th District State Senate update

Thursday, August 9th, 2018 Posted in Election, White Center news | No Comments »

In case you haven't already caught the updates on our partner site West Seattle Blog, or elsewhere, the third primary-election count is out, and here's how the full 11-candidate field ... Read more..

RAT CITY RECON 2018: Get ready to rock September 15th

Thursday, August 9th, 2018 Posted in Music, White Center news | 2 Comments »

Just announced! Rat City Recon, Monumental Undertaking, and Match + Gasoline present RAT CITY RECON 2018 Saturday, September 15, 2018 - 4 pm-1:30 am Southgate Roller Rink* | Drunky Two Shoes BBQ* | ... Read more..

NIGHT OUT 2018: Scenes from White Center

Wednesday, August 8th, 2018 Posted in King County Sheriff's Office, Neighborhoods, White Center news | 2 Comments »

Thanks to Gill Loring for sharing photos from a White Center Night Out party on Tuesday night, hosted by Ron Johnson, below right with King County Sheriff's Office Maj. Bryan ... Read more..

VOTE! Primary-election ballots due Tuesday

Monday, August 6th, 2018 Posted in Election, White Center news | No Comments »

Tuesday is your last chance to get your ballot into either a dropbox or a mailbox. It's not a long ballot (here's what it looks like) but you have three ... Read more..

VIDEO: Dead Baby Bikes Downhill 2018’s White Center rollout

Sunday, August 5th, 2018 Posted in Transportation, White Center news | 2 Comments »

For a little while on Saturday evening, bicycle traffic took over northbound traffic on 16th SW in downtown White Center. The occasion - the Dead Baby Bikes Downhill, maybe the ... Read more..

TODAY: Camp Second Chance Community Advisory Committee meets

Sunday, August 5th, 2018 Posted in Myers Way, White Center news | No Comments »

If you have concerns/questions about Camp Second Chance, the City of Seattle-sanctioned encampment that's close to the North Highline border on Myers Way, or just want to hear the latest ... Read more..

TONIGHT: Cine en el Parque @ Dick Thurnau Memorial Park

Saturday, August 4th, 2018 Posted in Fun, Parks, White Center news | No Comments »

Tonight's the night! "Coco" is the movie for this year's Cine en el Parque, 6:30 pm at Dick Thurnau Memorial Park (11050 10th SW): There will be games, music, prizes, food ... Read more..

SATURDAY: DBB Downhill bike ride, starting this year in White Center

Friday, August 3rd, 2018 Posted in Transportation, White Center news | No Comments »

(West Seattle Blog photo of 2011 DBB Downhill riders at that year's Admiral District start) The irreverent-to-say-the-least Dead Baby Bikes Downhill bike ride (or is it a race?) is starting from ... Read more..