White Center Teen Program Talent Show coming to Log Cabin Friday, Mar. 24
Do the teens of White Center have talent? Come see for yourself at the “Log Cabin” at Steve Cox Memorial Park (1321 SW 102nd) on Friday, March 24, starting at 3 p.m. Doors open at 3 p.m. and the opening act will kick off at 3:30 p.m. Scheduled acts include singers, hip hop dancers, spoken word poets and ukulele players. The talent show is free to attend, open to the public and will be a great chance for the community to see all of the wonderful teens and their talents. Youth ages 12 – 19 can still sign up to perform at 206.296.4542. There will be food and prizes for ...
Who will be the ‘Unofficial Mayor’ of White Center? Meet the candidates
By Devin Otto Big Picture High School Intern On April 1, an exciting political race taking place within our small neighborhood will finally reach its conclusion. Since as early as Feb. 18, candidates have been filing for the position of “Unofficial Official Mayor of White Center.” As of March 17, there are six incredibly qualified candidates: in the lead is Geoffrey “MacDaddy” McElroy, the owner of the Triangle Pub: In second is Justin Cline, who joined the race only five days after the first candidate. Justin, whose claims include paving the White Center streets with ice cream & replacing all stop lights with pinball machines, ...
Scouts collect over 460 pounds of food for White Center Food Bank
Scouts recently collected over 460 pounds of food for the White Center Food Bank as part of the Scouting for Food service project. This food will assist struggling families and individuals in the greater White Center and Highline areas. “Nice job everyone!”
VIDEO: Teachers/Staff at Southern Heights send message to students
Teachers and Staff at Southern Heights Elementary School – located at 11249 14th Ave S. in White Center – greeted students Wednesday morning, Feb. 22, with a "strong message" welcoming them, telling them "You are safe, valued and accepted": [fbvideo link="https://www.facebook.com/toyia.taylor.9/videos/10154450951868613/" width="500" height="400" onlyvideo="1"] This was part of an ongoing campaign that Highline Public Schools has been putting on at its schools, to show students that: "Highline is committed to ensuring that our students feel safe, welcomed and respected at school. This means we will continue to intervene when we see or hear offensive, bigoted words and actions," according to Superintendent Susan Enfield. "I ...
Empty Bowls presents $21,000 check to White Center & Highline Food Banks
The annual "big check presentation" for Burien's annual Empty Bowls fundraiser took place at Dan Thai Restaurant – which won this year for Best Soup – on Thursday afternoon, Feb. 16. This year's record-setting fundraiser netted $21,000, to be split evenly between the White Center and Highline Area Food Banks. A record number – 1,164 people – attended this year's event, which was held at the Burien Community Center on Jan. 27. "Thanks to everyone who came out and enjoyed the Empty Bowls Event this year, the White Center Food Bank and Highline Area Food Bank reaped the rewards of hard work and dedication ...
White Center Superhero 5K Walk & Run will return Saturday, March 25
White Center's 5K Walk & Run will return for its 5th year on Saturday, March 25, with another superhero-themed race. "Who's your favorite superhero? Lace up, grab your cape and we will see you at the race!" The race will begin and end at White Center Heights Park (701 SW 102nd Street). Register here: http://whitecenter5k.brownpapertickets.com/ a Race Schedule: 8:00 Doors Opens to the public 9:00 Racers Begin 9:10 Walkers Begin 10:00 Entertainment, Race Winners Announced 10:30 "Passport to White Center Event" Begins Registration includes a free T-SHIRT! This event is pet friendly (dogs on leashes PLEASE), stroller friendly, family friendly, and wheelchair accesible. The White Center 5K ...
New homeless shelter to be run by Mary’s Place approved for White Center
A new homeless shelter will be managed in White Center by local non-profit Mary's Place, and located at the old King County public health clinic at SW 108th Street and 8th Ave SW, organizers announced at a meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 24 The new facility may open as early as this spring. Mary's Place says its mission is "empowering homeless women, children and families to reclaim their lives by providing shelter, nourishment, resources, healing and hope in a safe community." Mary's Place says they raised $4.5 million dollars over the last 30 days for this project, and King County will add about $350,000. "Thank ...
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open House: Mid-Century Modern 3-BD Shorewood View Home
WCB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate’s Open House will be a Mid-Century Modern 3-bedroom home with sweeping views in a great Shorewood on the Sound location! It’s... [Read more]
Do the teens of White Center have talent? Come see for yourself at the “Log Cabin” at Steve Cox Memorial Park (1321 SW 102nd) on Friday, March 24, starting at 3 p.m. Doors open at 3 p.m. and... [Read more]
By Devin Otto Big Picture High School Intern On April 1, an exciting political race taking place within our small neighborhood will finally reach its conclusion. Since as early as Feb. 18, candidates... [Read more]Sponsored Post
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Sunday Open Houses: 4-BD Waterfront & Remodeled Rambler
WCB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding two Open Houses this Sunday, March 19: 1. Move-in ready, 2006 built, no bank, 4-bedroom waterfront home: Rare... [Read more]
Volunteers are needed to help the White Center 5k Walk & Run on March 25: “We need passionate people who can show up early at the White Center Food Bank on 3/25 to be part of the ‘hype... [Read more]Sponsored Post
Highline Premier FC is excited to announce their upcoming tryout dates: Boys and girls born in 2009 can tryout on March 28 and 29. Tryouts for other ages will be in April and May. Go to Team Tryouts... [Read more]
From our sister site The B-Town Blog: Donovan Spann, 18 – a senior at New Start High School – was tragically killed in an accidental shooting on Friday night, March 10, Highline Public Schools announced... [Read more]Sponsored Post
WCB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding two Open Houses this weekend – on both Saturday, March 11 and Sunday, March 12: 1. Fauntlee Crest 4-bedroom... [Read more]
A Telephone Town Hall for residents in the 34th Legislative District – which includes the White Center area – will be held on Wednesday, March 15, from 6 – 7 p.m. Calls will go out to thousands... [Read more]
The King Conservation District wants to assist homeowners with protecting their property by removing invasive weeds, planting native plants, building wildlife habitat and protecting water quality on their... [Read more]Sponsored Post
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