VIDEO PODCAST: Major drug bust disrupts quiet neighborhood, more
Here's episode #35 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab's Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation and the Nicholas B. Ottaway Foundation: Weekly Recap for Jan. 22, 2016: Major drug bust disrupts quiet Gregory Heights neighborhood; man convicted for murdering 96-year old Philip Hamlin in Normandy Park; burglary suspect arrested; video of vehicle theft suspect tracked by police helicopter; Puget Sound Weather Geek forecast & more & more... Please subscribe to our Podcast, hear previous episodes and rate us on iTunes here!
PHOTOS/VIDEO: Two cars smash into two different businesses in White Center
Two cars smashed into two different businesses in White Center; the first victim being Noble Barton (at 9635 16th Ave SW) which was struck around 2 a.m. Thursday morning, Jan. 21: ...and the second being this convenience store: .@seabikeblog @Rebecca_Perry 2nd one in White Center today! Buildings keep getting in the way of these cars. pic.twitter.com/dNziOShhbD — Matt Weiner (@walkingbassist) January 21, 2016
Highline Schools Foundation announces more college scholarships for 2016
The Highline Schools Foundation announced this week that – thanks to generous donations from Sea-Tac Airport, Alaska Airlines, The Tin Room and others – there are more college scholarships available for 2016. The Highline Schools Foundation strives to be a bridge to opportunity for Highline Public School students, and one of the many ways the Foundation makes an impact is with its generous scholarship program. This year, HSF offers more scholarship opportunities than ever before. Beginning in 2016, seniors in Highline Public Schools will have a new scholarship available to them thanks to The Tin Room and their patrons. The TinShip Scholarship ...
Police find woman’s body in White Center home who had ‘been dead for weeks’
The King County Sheriff's Office is reporting that around 4 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 9, they responded to a call of a welfare check at a residence in the 1800 block of SW 98th Street (map below), where they found the body of a deceased female. Police say that the victim "appeared to have been dead for weeks." A neighbor told police that the front door to the residence had been open for at least a day, and they had not seen the female resident for a while. Deputies responded and once inside they found the resident, who appeared to have been ...
Top Producers for Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW for Dec. announced
Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest released their Top Producer list for December, 2015, and congrats are in order for the #1 Agent, Ameet Prasad: You can reach these top Agents directly here: Ameet Prasad: 206-330-6467 • firstname.lastname@example.org Stuart Steadman: 206-409-4220 • StuartSteadman@aol.com Holly Schramm: 206-390-9268 • HollySchramm@BHHSNWRE.com Corey Caple: 206-437-8722 • CoreyCaple@BHHSNWRE.com Susan McDowell: 206-498-0575 • SusanMcDowell@BHHSNWRE.com Tim Bower: 206-631-0113 • TimBower@BHHSNWRE.com & Sunny Tumber: 206-271-0695 • SunnyTumber@BHHSNWRE.com Linsey Keitges: 206-380-8004 • LinseyKeitges@BHHSNWRE.com Dinato Luz: 206-724-2560 • DinatoLuz@BHHSNWRE.com Jennifer White:206-372-8402 • JenniferWilliams@BHHSNWRE.com Ron Younkin: 206-351-4950 • RonYounkin@BHHSNWRE.com Berkshire Hathaway's offices are located at 930 SW 152nd Street in Olde Burien; (206) 244-6400. Click here to view all of Berkshire Hathaway's Open Houses and Listings, and click here to ...
‘Empty Bowls’ lunch & dinner fundraisers will be Jan. 29 in Burien
Burien's annual Empty Bowls fundraiser will again hold Lunch and Dinner events on Friday, Jan. 29 at the Burien Community Center, raising money to benefit both the Highline and White Center Food Banks. Last year's 10th anniversary event broke all fundraising and attendance records – with over 1,200 in attendance donating over $21,000 – let's see if we can top that this year! Lunch: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m Dinner: 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. Empty Bowl events can be found around the country raising money to combat hunger in our communities. Moshier Art Center Potters have donated bowls to be filled with soup at ...
Key Bank in White Center robbed late Wednesday afternoon
The Key Bank located at 9655 17th Ave SW in White Center (map below) was robbed late Wednesday afternoon (Jan. 6) just before 5 p.m., according to the King County Sheriff's Office. Sgt. Cindi West told The White Center Blog that that no weapon was seen, and that the robbery suspect escaped. "He's a white male, 5’9” tall, slender build, about 30-years old, wearing a black beanie, black jacket, white shirt and jeans.," West said. As we get more information we'll update this post, so stay tuned (refresh browser for latest updates)...
WCB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for this SATURDAY, Feb. 6 – is a spacious, bright and welcoming 5-bedroom home with plenty of space! Smart... [Read more]
Registration for the Southwest Little League begins this Saturday, Feb. 6, as well as Saturday, Feb. 13 2016, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Log Cabin at Steve Cox Memorial Ball Park in White Center. All... [Read more]Sponsored Post
REMINDER: Advertiser St. Bernadette Parish School will be hosting an OPEN HOUSE this Wednesday, Feb. 3, from 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. All area families interested in St. Bernadette enrollment are encouraged... [Read more]
Bloodworks Northwest is looking for blood donors at the Evergreen Campus on Wednesday, Feb. 3. Please consider coming by to donate some blood and grabbing a cookie in the canteen! WHEN: Wednesday, February... [Read more]
A new art exhibit called ‘Stories of Refugees and Immigrants’ is at Dubsea Coffee, with an opening Reception set for Friday, Feb. 11. Here’s more info from Erika Berg, Workshop Facilitator... [Read more]
The White House cited Highline Public Schools as a leader in computer science education, as President Obama announced in his weekly address a $4 billion plan to give all students across the country the... [Read more]Sponsored Post
WCB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for both this Saturday, Jan. 30 and Sunday, Jan. 31 – is a lovely contemporary 5-bedroom Normandy Park home... [Read more]
Here’s episode #35 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]Sponsored Post
Holy Family School will be holding an Open House on Sunday, Jan. 31, from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Come discover the benefits of their bi-lingual, faith-filled education program: Faith-Filled Education Academic... [Read more]Sponsored Post
WCB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest will be holding TWO Open Houses this weekend – from Noon – 3 p.m. this SUNDAY, Jan. 24! Here’s the first home: Enjoy amazing Puget... [Read more]
Two cars smashed into two different businesses in White Center; the first victim being Noble Barton (at 9635 16th Ave SW) which was struck around 2 a.m. Thursday morning, Jan. 21: …and the second... [Read more]Read More Headlines