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Highline Bears hire Josh Evans as their 2017 Manager; opening day will be June 2

Highline Bears hire Josh Evans as their 2017 Manager; opening day will be June 2

The Highline Bears recently announced the hiring of Josh Evans as their 2017 Manager. Evans worked as a special assistant last year filling in the last three weeks of the season. “Josh had great chemistry... [Read more]

White Center students get free trip to Pacific Science Center thanks to Google

White Center students get free trip to Pacific Science Center thanks to Google

The students participated in an Electron Demo using a Van der Graaf to demonstrate that electrons repel each other. When the Van der Graaf gets charged using static electricity, visitors can touch it... [Read more]

White Center Teen Program Talent Show coming to Log Cabin Friday, Mar. 24

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... [Read more]

White Center Community Crab Feed fundraiser will be Saturday, March 4

White Center Community Crab Feed fundraiser will be Saturday, March 4

The first big fundraiser for the new White Center Fraternal Order of Eagles club will be a Crab Feed on Saturday, March 4, from 5 – 9 p.m. at their location at 10452 15th Ave SW. Music by Island... [Read more]

White Center Superhero 5K Walk & Run will return Saturday, March 25

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... [Read more]

4Culture offering grant money for creative projects; deadlines are March 1 & 8

4Culture offering grant money for creative projects; deadlines are March 1 & 8

The Three Yells present Giselle Deconstruct. Photo by Tim Summers. 4Culture – King County’s cultural funding agency – is currently offering grants to support projects for individuals and groups... [Read more]

Mini Cheer Camp will be Feb. 13 & 15 at the Evergreen campus

Mini Cheer Camp will be Feb. 13 & 15 at the Evergreen campus

Evergreen Campus Head Cheer Coach Emily Zimmerman will be hosting a mini cheer camp for grades K-8 on Feb. 13 and 15, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. each day at the Evergreen Campus. There will be a parent performance... [Read more]

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center’s Winter schedule begins Monday, Jan. 2

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center’s Winter schedule begins Monday, Jan. 2

Evergreen Community Aqautic Center’s winter schedule will begin Monday, Jan. 2, 2017. They have added an afternoon public swim on Monday/Wednesday/Friday between 11-1 p.m. And their Friday night... [Read more]

King County Parks commemorates 25 years of serving White Center youth

King County Parks commemorates 25 years of serving White Center youth

Since its start in 1991, King County Parks’ White Center Teen Program (WCTP) has given White Center youth a safe, positive place to get involved in year-round recreation and educational programs and... [Read more]

White Center Tree Lighting will be this Saturday night in Triangle Park

White Center Tree Lighting will be this Saturday night in Triangle Park

Looking for something to do this holiday weekend? This Saturday – Dec. 17 at 6 p.m. – celebrate the season at White Center’s family-friendly community tree lighting a Triangle Park (in front... [Read more]

PODCAST: Woman killed by DUI driver; Jack Mayne on sanctuary cities & more…

PODCAST: Woman killed by DUI driver; Jack Mayne on sanctuary cities & more…

Here’s episode #78 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]

King County Council will honor teenage boxers from White Center on Dec. 12

King County Council will honor teenage boxers from White Center on Dec. 12

On Monday, Dec. 12, the King County Council will recognize and honor the White Center PAL Boxing Club for its 2nd place performance at the National Jr. Golden Gloves Tournament in Nevada this summer.  The... [Read more]

VIDEO: Evergreen grad Dianna Leppa sings National Anthem at Seahawks game

VIDEO: Evergreen grad Dianna Leppa sings National Anthem at Seahawks game

Area resident and Evergreen High School graduate Dianna Leppa sang the National Anthem at Sunday night’s nationally-televised Seahawks vs Panthers game, and here’s a video of her in action... [Read more]

PODCAST: Armed man causes lockdowns; purse snatcher; Jack Mayne & more

PODCAST: Armed man causes lockdowns; purse snatcher; Jack Mayne & more

Here’s episode #77 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]

REVIEW: <i>The Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged)</i> is a holiday gift within a gift

REVIEW: The Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged) is a holiday gift within a gift

Review by John Van de Ven. The Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged), is a holiday gift within a gift – or a pageant within a play. The premise of the play (written by Reed Martin) is a pageant featuring a number of acts…

Photos with Santa at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Dec. 3

Photos with Santa at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Dec. 3

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest is inviting all (including even you naughty ones) to come get photos taken with SANTA during Burien’s Winterfest event on Saturday,... [Read more]

PODCAST: Businesses shot at; Jack Mayne on interim city managers & more

PODCAST: Businesses shot at; Jack Mayne on interim city managers & more

Here’s episode #76 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]

PODCAST: Hate crime; pepper spraying at Highline High; Jack Mayne & more

PODCAST: Hate crime; pepper spraying at Highline High; Jack Mayne & more

Here’s episode #75 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]

VIDEO: Gov. Inslee shares childhood White Center story at fundraiser

VIDEO: Gov. Inslee shares childhood White Center story at fundraiser

Event hosts John White and Shelli Park, along with Gov. Jay Inslee. Gov. Jay Inslee held a last-minute fundraiser event at the historic Forest Ledge mansion in Seahurst Wednesday night, Nov. 2. “$23,000... [Read more]

PODCAST: Diamond theft; taking on the FAA; bad logo; weather & more…

PODCAST: Diamond theft; taking on the FAA; bad logo; weather & more…

Here’s episode #74 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]