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Citizen’s arrest in White Center lands ‘most wanted’ rapist Demarcus Linwood

Citizen’s arrest in White Center lands ‘most wanted’ rapist Demarcus Linwood

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a citizen’s arrest Friday morning in White Center landed ‘most wanted’ fugitive rapist Demarcus Linwood in jail. Police say that... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Well-kept 3-BD Blakely Manor rambler

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Well-kept 3-BD Blakely Manor rambler

WCB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for both Saturday, Aug. 29 and Sunday, Aug. 30 – is a well-kept Blakely Manor rambler! This home is in move-in... [Read more]

Saturday’s Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Festival will also benefit wildfire victims

Saturday’s Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Festival will also benefit wildfire victims

Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival from Olav on Vimeo. This year, the Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park will be supporting families impacted by forest fires in Washington with ticket sales... [Read more]

White Center Deputy Dan Shaw honors career with final class act at retirement

White Center Deputy Dan Shaw honors career with final class act at retirement

Dan Shaw, who worked as a King County Sheriff’s deputy in White Center for the last 27 years, completed his final service to the community by feeding the homeless. The Sheriff’s Office hired... [Read more]

Holy Family Street Fair will be the weekend of Sept. 12 – 13

Holy Family Street Fair will be the weekend of Sept. 12 – 13

The 2015 Holy Family Street Fair will be held Saturday, Sept. 12 and Sunday, Sept. 13. Every year lots of people attend from the White Center, Burien and other adjacent areas and different cultures and... [Read more]

PODCAST: Community advocate killed; angry residents protest methadone clinic

PODCAST: Community advocate killed; angry residents protest methadone clinic

Here’s episode #16 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]

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center releases Fall schedule

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center releases Fall schedule

The Evergreen Community Aquatic Center has released its Fall schedule. Registration dates are: SEPTEMBER: 8/21 OCTOBER: 9/23 NOVEMBER: 10/23 Evergreen Community Aquatic Center is located at 606 SW... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Grand West Seattle Entertainment Home!

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Grand West Seattle Entertainment Home!

WCB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for this Sunday, Aug. 23 – is a grand West Seattle Entertainment Home! This home features 4 bedrooms, 3 baths,... [Read more]

What’s for dinner tonight? Try Zippy’s Giant Burgers!

What’s for dinner tonight? Try Zippy’s Giant Burgers!

Thinking about “what’s for dinner tonight”? Here’s an idea: Stop by and enjoy Advertiser Zippy’s Giant Burgers! Zippy’s has an extensive menu, including a kid’s... [Read more]

Longtime community advocate Irish McKinney killed in motorcycle accident

Longtime community advocate Irish McKinney killed in motorcycle accident

Longtime community advocate Irish McKinney was killed in a tragic motorcycle accident in California on Monday, Aug. 17. Irish was well-known to the White Center/Burien-area as both an avid Harley rider... [Read more]

Lakewood Park may be renamed after longtime advocate Dick Thurnau

Lakewood Park may be renamed after longtime advocate Dick Thurnau

Working with several community groups, King County Councilmember Joe McDermott is proposing an ordinance that would rename White Center’s Lakewood Park in honor of its longtime advocate, the late... [Read more]