Archive for June, 2019

WANTED: White Center rapist sought for attacking victim days after jail release

Tuesday, June 18th, 2019 Posted in Crime, White Center news | No Comments »

From King County Sheriff's Office spokesperson Sgt. Ryan Abbott : Francisco Carranza-Ramirez, a 35-year-old male from White Center, was just released from jail on June 13, 2019 on a rape charge ... Read more..

One-day closure Friday for 4th Avenue SW

Wednesday, June 12th, 2019 Posted in Traffic, White Center news | No Comments »

When 4th Avenue SW south of Roxbury reopened last week after a month of work, the county warned it wasn't entirely done. And indeed, this Friday will bring a one-day ... Read more..

Plan for pancakes! Early alert about White Center Kiwanis’s big breakfast

Tuesday, June 11th, 2019 Posted in White Center Kiwanis Club, White Center news | 1 Comment »

Never too soon to start planning! From the White Center Kiwanis: THE KIWANIS CLUB OF WHITE CENTER 10TH ANNUAL JUBILEE DAYS PANCAKE BREAKFAST, SATURDAY, JULY 20, 2019, AT THE WHITE CENTER ... Read more..

Financing awarded for Coronado Springs Cottages renovations

Tuesday, June 11th, 2019 Posted in housing, White Center news | No Comments »

Almost half the Coronado Springs complex in White Center is comprised of low-rise cottages - 149 units. And now, three years after an ownership change, they're in line for renovations. ... Read more..

From politics to shelter to food to crime to the roundabout @ North Highline Unincorporated Area Council

Monday, June 10th, 2019 Posted in North Highline UAC, White Center news | 5 Comments »

By Tracy Record White Center Now editor Lots of news at Thursday night's North Highline Unincorporated Area Council meeting, last one before NHUAC goes on summer semi-hiatus. Headlines included: -Think White Center's recent increase ... Read more..

WHITE CENTER PRIDE: Funday Fair on final day

Sunday, June 9th, 2019 Posted in Fun, White Center news | 1 Comment »

It's the final day of the first-ever White Center Pride celebration, and while the full schedule for today/tonight is here, we wanted to remind you of one big all-ages event: ... Read more..

King County Comprehensive Plan meeting set for White Center in July

Friday, June 7th, 2019 Posted in King County, White Center news | 1 Comment »

This came up at last night's North Highline Unincorporated Area Council meeting (full report to come), and while nobody had the date handy, we found it online, so in case ... Read more..

VIDEO: Raising the flag for first-ever White Center Pride celebration

Wednesday, June 5th, 2019 Posted in People, White Center news | 1 Comment »

With a countdown and a cheer, the rainbow flag was raised tonight for the first-ever White Center Pride celebration. The little park just outside Mac's Triangle Pub amassed a big ... Read more..

Scenes from the White Center Art Walk

Wednesday, June 5th, 2019 Posted in Arts, White Center news | No Comments »

The White Center Art Walk is on! DJ Jenny C is spinning, and the Art Market is open: You can check out work by local artists including Dawn Frasier: And Jamie Nova: Just ... Read more..

FRIDAY: Job Fair for ages 16-24 in White Center

Wednesday, June 5th, 2019 Posted in Jobs, Steve Cox Memorial Park, White Center news | No Comments »

Just two days away! You can find a list of participating employers and resource providers by going here. Read more..

TONIGHT: White Center Pride begins

Wednesday, June 5th, 2019 Posted in People, White Center news | No Comments »

Tonight's also the first night of the first-ever White Center Pride celebration. The full schedule is here - before Pride Skate at Southgate, be outside Mac's Triangle Pub (Roxbury/Delridge/16th) for ... Read more..

WEDNESDAY: White Center Art Walk!

Tuesday, June 4th, 2019 Posted in Arts, White Center Chamber of Commerce, White Center news | No Comments »

Tomorrow night, the White Center Chamber of Commerce is presenting the White Center Art Walk, 6-9 pm - concurrent with the first night of the first-ever White Center Pride, so ... Read more..

UPDATE: Suspects sought after shooting in White Center

Monday, June 3rd, 2019 Posted in Crime, White Center news | 10 Comments »

11:29 PM: Deputies are searching for two suspects after one person was shot near 16th SW/SW 106th. All we have right now is via the scanner - no information yet ... Read more..

THURSDAY: Sen. Joe Nguyen, White Center Food Bank, Mary’s Place @ North Highline Unincorporated Area Council

Monday, June 3rd, 2019 Posted in North Highline UAC, White Center news | 3 Comments »

What are you doing Thursday night? You're invited to take a little time to soak in a lot of community information and involvement: North Highline Unincorporated Area Council Meeting When: Thursday, June ... Read more..

VIDEO, PHOTOS: A win for everybody as Highline Bears open 2019 season victoriously

Sunday, June 2nd, 2019 Posted in Highline Bears, Sports, Steve Cox Memorial Park, White Center news | No Comments »

The 12-3 final score was only part of the story as the Highline Bears opened the 2019 season at Mel Olson Stadium in White Center's Steve Cox Memorial Park on ... Read more..

PHOTOS: Music in the street as HONK! Fest West returns to White Center

Saturday, June 1st, 2019 Posted in Fun, Music, White Center news | No Comments »

(WCN photos by Patrick Sand) If you haven't already been, don't miss the chance - before 6 pm - to go have fun in the street with HONK! Fest West in ... Read more..

TONIGHT: Highline Bears’ season opener

Saturday, June 1st, 2019 Posted in Highline Bears, Sports, Steve Cox Memorial Park, White Center news | No Comments »

Play ball! Tonight at Steve Cox Memorial Park's Mel Olson Stadium, the Highline Bears open their 2019 season - pregame festivities at 6:45 pm, first pitch scheduled for 7:10 pm. ... Read more..