Archive for April, 2019

WHITE CENTER CRIME WATCH: Downtown gunfire

Saturday, April 20th, 2019 Posted in Crime, King County Sheriff's Office, White Center news | 2 Comments »

(WCN photos) 3:12 PM: Thanks for the tips about gunfire in downtown White Center along 16th SW south of SW 98th. We went over to check and found deputies investigating what ... Read more..

SATURDAY: Ride for Major Taylor will start/finish in White Center

Friday, April 19th, 2019 Posted in How to Help, White Center news | No Comments »

The White Center Bicycle Playground is the start and finish tomorrow for the annual Ride for Major Taylor benefit bike ride. From Cascade Bicycle Club: The riding event is the biggest ... Read more..

WHITE CENTER FOOD: Brass Knuckle Bistro closing

Wednesday, April 17th, 2019 Posted in Restaurants, White Center news | 4 Comments »

After a year in downtown White Center, Brass Knuckle Bistro (9602 16th SW) is closing. Proprietor Case Justham announced it tonight: In short, we're closing at the end of the month, ... Read more..

HAVE YOU SEEN THEM? 2 lost/stolen dogs

Tuesday, April 16th, 2019 Posted in Pets, White Center news | No Comments »

From the inbox: We are missing out 2 female dogs since 4/13/19. Last seen White Center/Top Hat area off of 3rd Ave SW and SW 102nd St. and possibly 1 Ave S. They ... Read more..

Crime, safety, community: Downtown discussion in White Center

Sunday, April 14th, 2019 Posted in Crime, Safety, White Center news | 2 Comments »

Story and photos by Jason Grotelueschen Reporting for White Center Now "It's so much better than it’s ever been." "Know your neighbors, know your neighborhood, talk to each other." "If you do ... Read more..

THURSDAY: Talk about crime and safety with your neighbors

Wednesday, April 10th, 2019 Posted in Crime, Safety, White Center news | 2 Comments »

A White Center entrepreneur has organized this meeting for Thursday night, and you're invited: Read more..

FOLLOWUP: Fake-rideshare-rape suspect Israel Ramos-Islas charged

Monday, April 8th, 2019 Posted in Crime, White Center news | No Comments »

The King County Prosecuting Attorney's Office has filed a charge of first-degree rape against 34-year-old Israel Ramos-Islas, the man arrested and accused of picking up a 27-year-old woman in Ballard ... Read more..

LUNCH AND LEARN: Equity in Education Coalition invites you to its next White Center event

Saturday, April 6th, 2019 Posted in Education, Technology Access Foundation, White Center news | No Comments »

The Equity in Education Coalition is resuming Lunch and Learn events at Bethaday Community Learning Space in White Center with this event, "Destigmatizing Mental Health," on Wednesday, April 17th. All ... Read more..

UPDATE: Downed poles near Boeing Field take out power to parts of White Center and elsewhere

Friday, April 5th, 2019 Posted in Utilities, White Center news | No Comments »

5 PM: Part of White Center is affected by a huge Seattle City Light outage - here's the full map. SCL says a crash on East Marginal Way near ... Read more..

Camp Second Chance questions, concerns, comments? Community Advisory Committee meets Sunday

Friday, April 5th, 2019 Posted in Myers Way, White Center news | 2 Comments »

For the first time since Seattle city government announced it would extend Camp Second Chance's stay at 9701 Myers Way S. at least six more months, the camp's Community Advisory ... Read more..

$750,000 bail for rape suspect

Thursday, April 4th, 2019 Posted in Crime, King County Sheriff's Office, White Center news | No Comments »

A judge set bail at $750,000 today for the man suspected of raping a woman last December in a vehicle in the 11400 block of 5th Avenue S. The King ... Read more..

FOLLOWUP: Stabbing suspect Daniel Varela arrested

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2019 Posted in Crime, White Center news | 1 Comment »

Three days after the King County Sheriff's Office announced that Daniel Varela was charged and being sought in a White Center stabbing, he's been arrested. KCSO spokesperson Sgt. Ryan Abbott ... Read more..

FOLLOWUP: 4th SW closure delayed

Monday, April 1st, 2019 Posted in Traffic, Transportation, White Center news | No Comments »

Just last week, we brought you word of the plan to close 4th SW south of Roxbury for a month of work, starting today. But now ...it's been delayed: We're following ... Read more..