Archive for June, 2021
Monday, June 28th, 2021 Posted in Holidays, White Center news | 2 Comments »
The last season of legal fireworks-selling in unincorporated King County has begun. That stand by Roxbury Lanes is one of multiple fireworks stands that opened today. The rules allow sales ... Read more..
Sunday, June 27th, 2021 Posted in Businesses, Restaurants, White Center news | 14 Comments »
ORIGINAL SUNDAY REPORT: Another White Center establishment that's closed temporarily - Taradise Café. Not because of the heat wave, though. And not, its ownership says, because of the recent shootings ... Read more..
Saturday, June 26th, 2021 Posted in Weather, White Center news | Comments Off on Too hot to skate
The heat wave has brought temorary schedule changes for some businesses. Among them: White Center's Southgate Roller Rink, closed all weekend because of the weather. Read more..
Friday, June 25th, 2021 Posted in King County, Weather, White Center Community Development Association, White Center news | 4 Comments »
We're now under an Excessive Heat Warning through Monday. Just received this announcement about the site once set up (but never used) for pandemic quarantine/isolation:
With high temperatures expected to soar ... Read more..
Thursday, June 24th, 2021 Posted in Lakewood Park, Sports, White Center news | Comments Off on SUNDAY: 500 bicyclists to start and finish Ride for Major Taylor in White Center
A big bike ride in and near White Center, West Seattle, and beyond is set for Sunday (June 27th), and Cascade Bicycle Club spokesperson Paul Tolmé emailed the announcement to ... Read more..
Wednesday, June 23rd, 2021 Posted in King County, Safety, Weather, White Center news | Comments Off on Stage 1 burn ban for unincorporated King County starting Thursday
With a heat wave on the way, an outdoor burn ban is about to kick in. Here's the announcement:
King County Fire Marshal Chris Ricketts has issued a Stage 1 fire ... Read more..
Tuesday, June 22nd, 2021 Posted in Highline Bears, Sports, White Center news | 2 Comments »
The Highline Bears, the White Center-based summer collegiate baseball team, are looking for a new name and inviting you to suggest one (or more!).
This all began with the recent news ... Read more..
Saturday, June 19th, 2021 Posted in Music, White Center news | Comments Off on LIVE MUSIC: Drunky’s Two Shoes announces July 3rd double bill
The June 30th reopening will open the door to a lot of what's been shelved these past 15 months. That includes live music. Drunky's Two Shoes BBQ in White Center ... Read more..
Tuesday, June 15th, 2021 Posted in North Highline UAC, White Center news | 1 Comment »
Apologies for the delay in this month's report!
June 3's online meeting of the North Highline Unincorporated Area Council was the last before NHUAC's summer break.
Here's what happened:
DRUG-FREE YOUTH: Marissa Jauregui ... Read more..
Monday, June 14th, 2021 Posted in Libraries, White Center news | Comments Off on Libraries to reopen by mid-July
This announcement last Friday got lost amid the breaking news. So in case you missed it:
Beginning on June 30, the King County Library System (KCLS) will advance to Phase ... Read more..
Friday, June 11th, 2021 Posted in Crime, King County Sheriff's Office, White Center news | 58 Comments »
3:58 PM: Sheriff's deputies are arriving at the scene of a shooting reported on 16th SW near SW 98th in downtown White Center. One person is reported to have ... Read more..
Friday, June 11th, 2021 Posted in Evergreen High School, Highline School District, White Center news | 1 Comment »
It's graduation season, and Evergreen High School's Class of 2021 will celebrate with a ceremony on Saturday (June 12th). It's set for 6 pm at Highline Memorial Stadium; a shuttle ... Read more..
Tuesday, June 8th, 2021 Posted in King County, White Center news | Comments Off on Community Investment Committee members announced
The new Community Investment Committee's been announced and has already had its first meeting (last Saturday). Here's the announcement of who's on it, including five people from North Highline:
A new ... Read more..
Saturday, June 5th, 2021 Posted in Myers Way, White Center news | Comments Off on SUNDAY: June meeting of Camp Second Chance’s Community Advisory Committee
Camp Second Chance, a tiny-house encampment supported by the City of Seattle, is just east of White Center, so you might be interested in its monthly Community Advisory Committee meeting ... Read more..
Wednesday, June 2nd, 2021 Posted in People, White Center news | Comments Off on PHOTOS: White Center Pride flag raised for 2021
A beautiful night for a flag-raising! The White Center Pride flag went up today, along with a brand-new American flag to fly alongside it. Spectators watched from outside Mac's Triangle ... Read more..
Tuesday, June 1st, 2021 Posted in North Highline UAC, White Center news | Comments Off on Youth, parks, roads, permitting, taxes @ North Highline Unincorporated Area Council meeting Thursday
Almost time for June's NHUAC meeting! Here's the announcement:
The Opportunity to Be Informed, Be Involved and Be Heard!
Where? North Highline Unincorporated Area Council Meeting
When? ... Read more..