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PODCAST: Shooting has police puzzled, new baseball team, pub mural & more

PODCAST: Shooting has police puzzled, new baseball team, pub mural & more

Here’s episode #3 of our SoKing News Podcast, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics and Excellence... [Read more]

VIDEO/PHOTOS: ‘Weirdo’ Artist paints cool new mural on old McMurphy’s Pub

VIDEO/PHOTOS: ‘Weirdo’ Artist paints cool new mural on old McMurphy’s Pub

If you’ve passed by the old McMurphy’s Pub near where the south edge of White Center meets north Burien (11069 16th Ave SW), you may have noticed some unusual painting going on the south side of... [Read more]

Cambodian New Year celebration will be this Saturday, April 25

Cambodian New Year celebration will be this Saturday, April 25

A celebration for the Cambodian New Year will be this Saturday, April 25, from 10:30 – 5 p.m. between 15th and 16th Ave SW at SW 98th Street in White Center. “Come, celebrate and enjoy the festivities... [Read more]

Expanded Festivities this Mother’s Day at PowellsWood Garden

Expanded Festivities this Mother’s Day at PowellsWood Garden

New garden spaces make it possible for PowellsWood to expand offerings at their annual Mother’s Day weekend event. Each year Monte and Diane Powell offer up a taste of English Garden-inspired hospitality... [Read more]

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Artists needed for White Center Jubilee Days

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Artists needed for White Center Jubilee Days

Artists are needed for the 2015 White Center Jubilee Days – a two-day event to be held Friday and Saturday, July 18–19 – with two stages of entertainment, a huge car show, a beer garden, carnival,... [Read more]

Aliens, Vulcans, humans come together for 3rd annual Burien UFO Festival

Aliens, Vulcans, humans come together for 3rd annual Burien UFO Festival

From our sister site The B-Town (Burien) Blog: Photo by Michael Brunk / nwlens.com The Burien community decked out in aluminum helmets and Men in Black suits for the third annual Burien UFO Festival on... [Read more]

‘Art for Food’ Art Show to Benefit the White Center Food Bank will be April 24

‘Art for Food’ Art Show to Benefit the White Center Food Bank will be April 24

A benefit for the White Center Food Bank called ‘Art for Food’ will be held at the Youngstown Cultural Arts Center on Friday, April 24. “With the support of local artists and the Youngstown... [Read more]

REMINDER: The 3rd annual Burien UFO Festival is Wednesday night, April 1!

REMINDER: The 3rd annual Burien UFO Festival is Wednesday night, April 1!

Scene from the inaugural Burien UFO Festival on April 1, 2013. Photo by Michael Brunk. REMINDER: The 3rd annual Burien UFO Festival (‘BUFO’) will be this Wednesday night, April 1 (April Fool’s... [Read more]

White Center gets grant from King County to support community festivals

White Center gets grant from King County to support community festivals

King County Executive Dow Constantine on Thursday (Feb. 19) announced 36 grants that will support grassroot projects and activities in unincorporated areas, such as summer music festivals, neighborhood... [Read more]

‘Empty Bowls’ sets record with over 1,200 attendees and over $21,000 raised

‘Empty Bowls’ sets record with over 1,200 attendees and over $21,000 raised

This year’s 10th anniversary of ‘Empty Bowls’ was a huge success and broke all fundraising and attendance records with over 1,200 in attendance donating over $21,000. The proceeds raised... [Read more]

REMINDER: 10th annual Empty Bowls is this Friday, with both Lunch & Dinner!

REMINDER: 10th annual Empty Bowls is this Friday, with both Lunch & Dinner!

REMINDER: This Friday, Jan. 30, the Empty Bowls fundraiser will be celebrating its 10 year anniversary with both a Lunch and Dinner planned. Moshier potters have teamed up with Discover Burien and Burien... [Read more]