Archive for November, 2016
Wednesday, November 30th, 2016 Posted in King County, White Center news | 9 Comments »
(WCN file photo of future shelter site)
By Tracy Record
White Center Now editor
Two and a half months after that tumultuous meeting about a proposed shelter at the former King County Public ... Read more..
Monday, November 28th, 2016 Posted in King County Sheriff's Office, White Center news | Comments Off on Child injured by hit-and-run driver, taken to hospital
Thank you for the tips about King County Sheriff's Deputies blocking off 14th SW on the south side of Roxbury. We just went over to find out more. Investigators tell ... Read more..
Monday, November 28th, 2016 Posted in North Highline UAC, White Center news | 4 Comments »
From North Highline Unincorporated Area Council president Liz Giba, agenda highlights for this Thursday's meeting (7 pm at North Highline Fire District HQ, 1243 SW 112th):
Please join North Highline's volunteer ... Read more..
Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016 Posted in Parks, Steve Cox Memorial Park, White Center news | Comments Off on UPDATE: Fire takes out portable toilet at Steve Cox Memorial Park
12:59 PM: Thanks to Gill for the photo and report - he says this is all that's left of a portable toilet by the Steve Cox Memorial Park tennis courts, ... Read more..
Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016 Posted in White Center Kiwanis Club, White Center news | Comments Off on Free pizza! Free drink! Find out more about White Center Kiwanis!
White Center Kiwanis member Audrey Zemke shares the announcement:
Want to know more about Kiwanis? The White Center Kiwanis Club is having a social on Wednesday evening, November 30, from ... Read more..
Friday, November 18th, 2016 Posted in Holy Family, How to Help, Schools, White Center news | Comments Off on TONIGHT: Play bingo, help Holy Family Bilingual Catholic School
You are invited! Holy Family Bilingual Catholic School welcomes everyone to Charlie Brown Bingo Night, 6-9 pm tonight in the school gym. HF says, "This is a great opportunity to ... Read more..
Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 Posted in White Center news | 12 Comments »
By King County Councilmember Joe McDermott
Seattle City Councilmember Lisa Herbold
Special to White Center Now
There’s a lot of conflict and confusion around what to do about homelessness and how it can ... Read more..
Tuesday, November 15th, 2016 Posted in Crime, King County Sheriff's Office, White Center news | 3 Comments »
From the King County Sheriff's Office:
Just before 2 am, deputies responded to a shooting at 15th Ave SW/SW Roxbury St. They contacted a 40-year-old male with a gunshot wound. ... Read more..
Saturday, November 12th, 2016 Posted in Utilities, White Center news | Comments Off on POWER OUTAGE: Almost 4,000 homes/businesses in Highline
9:59 AM: Most of this - but not all - is south of White Center: 3,868 homes/businesses have lost power in the greater Highline area. See the map here.
10:50 AM: ... Read more..
Wednesday, November 9th, 2016 Posted in King County, White Center news | Comments Off on WHITE CENTER SHELTER: Updates including why the county is ruling out alternative sites
Six days after our extensive update on the proposed White Center shelter, resulting from county official Adrienne Quinn's appearance at the November NHUAC meeting, there's another update. This one comes ... Read more..
Wednesday, November 9th, 2016 Posted in Education, Highline School District, White Center news | Comments Off on ELECTION 2016: Highline Public Schools bond measure passes
After two rounds of vote-counting last night, it appears the Highline Public Schools bond is passing. It has 65 percent approval - at least 60 percent is required - and ... Read more..
Thursday, November 3rd, 2016 Posted in North Highline UAC, White Center news | 1 Comment »
(WCN photos and video)
By Tracy Record
White Center Now editor
Another intense meeting for the White Center area's community council, the North Highline Unincorporated Area Council:
ADRIENNE QUINN: The director of King County's ... Read more..
Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016 Posted in Education, Schools, White Center news | Comments Off on THURSDAY: West Seattle Montessori/Academy open house
Looking for school(s) for next year? Thursday night brings a chance to find out more about West Seattle Montessori School and Academy in White Center. From 6 to 7:30 pm, ... Read more..
Tuesday, November 1st, 2016 Posted in King County Sheriff's Office, White Center news | Comments Off on Memorial for fallen deputies: Sheriff’s Office searching for family members
From the King County Sheriff's Office, as they prepare to dedicate a memorial to fallen deputies, including White Center's Deputy Steve Cox:
The King County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the ... Read more..