Photos: Today’s cyclocross race at Lakewood Park

Saturday, October 31st, 2009 Posted in Lakewood Park, Sports, White Center news | Comments Off

Thanks to Jim Clark for sharing photos of today's cyclocross race at Lakewood Park, scheduled at the last minute after the permit was revoked in West Seattle. His gallery is ... Read more..

MFG Cyclocross race to be held at White Center’s Lakewood Park, after permit revoked in West Seattle

Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 Posted in Lakewood Park, Sports, White Center news | 2 Comments »

Our partner site West Seattle Blog covered a controversy yesterday afternoon regarding a cyclocross bicycle race that was scheduled to be held in Lincoln Park this Saturday, till the Seattle ... Read more..

Mark your calendar! Hicks Lake cleanup date set

Sunday, July 12th, 2009 Posted in Environment, Health, Hicks Lake, White Center news | 1 Comment »

That's one of our photos from the Hicks Lake cleanup last September. A date's set for this year, according to early word from Dick Thurnau of Friends of Hicks Lake: We ... Read more..

White Center’s Hicks Lake has the cash, needs ideas!

Wednesday, January 28th, 2009 Posted in Hicks Lake, How to Help, Lakewood Park, White Center news | 2 Comments »

(WCN photo of Hicks Lake, 1/7/09) From Dick Thurnau at Friends of Hicks Lake: King County has allotted $25,000 in the budget for Lakewood Park / Hicks Lake improvements and has ... Read more..

Still lots of room for the water to rise

Wednesday, January 7th, 2009 Posted in Hicks Lake, Weather | 1 Comment »

At White Center's Lakewood Park, we checked out Hicks Lake at midday today. We've heard Dick Thurnau from Friends of Hicks Lake explain how it's flooded in the past, ... Read more..

Lakewood Park graffiti vandalism – again

Wednesday, November 19th, 2008 Posted in Crime, Graffiti, Hicks Lake, Lakewood Park | 1 Comment »

Dick Thurnau with Friends of Hicks Lake reports that graffiti vandals hit various structures, including the picnic shelter and restroom, at Lakewood Park (home of Hicks Lake) on Tuesday - ... Read more..

Hicks Lake dock-removal work begins

Wednesday, October 15th, 2008 Posted in Hicks Lake, Parks, White Center news | 2 Comments »

Dick Thurnau from Friends of Hicks Lake sent word that work on this long-anticipated project has begun in earnest; we went to Lakewood Park to get that photo this afternoon. ... Read more..

Tech in the midst of nature

Saturday, October 11th, 2008 Posted in Education, Parks, Technology | Comments Off

Old news to many, perhaps, but we hadn't really heard a lot about the Technology Access Foundation's plans for a learning center in Lakewood Park until a conversation with Friends ... Read more..

This year’s Geocache Cup starts @ Lakewood Park!

Monday, August 18th, 2008 Posted in Fun, Technology, White Center news | 3 Comments »

Happened onto this while chasing something else: The Technology Access Foundation's annual Geocache Cup -- described by TAF as a "high-tech treasure hunt" -- will start at White Center's Lakewood ... Read more..