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National Take-Back Prescription event will be in White Center this Saturday

National Take-Back Prescription event will be in White Center this Saturday

The King County Sheriff’s Office Foundation’s White Center Police Activities League Boxing Center, in partnership with the King County Sheriff’s Office, will be participating in the DEA National... [Read more]

October is ‘Paint your Fire Hydrant Pink’ Month (aka Cancer Awareness Month)

October is ‘Paint your Fire Hydrant Pink’ Month (aka Cancer Awareness Month)

By Mark Ufkes October is Breast and All Cancer Awareness Month. To do our part to promote cancer health awareness, my remarkable wife Lois Schipper and I spent an hour painting our White Center fire... [Read more]

King County Parks’ Family Halloween Carnival will be Saturday, Oct. 28

King County Parks’ Family Halloween Carnival will be Saturday, Oct. 28

The Annual King County Parks Family Halloween Carnival is coming up on Saturday, Oct. 28, from 2 – 5 p.m. at the White Center Community Center, in Steve Cox Memorial Park (1321 SW 102nd, 98146.) Doors... [Read more]

Pedestrian hit by car in White Center

Pedestrian hit by car in White Center

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a pedestrian was hit by a car on Thursday afternoon, Oct. 12, near 4th Ave SW at SW 108th Street in White Center (map below). Police told The White... [Read more]

Fall Festival coming to White Center on Tuesday, Oct. 31

Fall Festival coming to White Center on Tuesday, Oct. 31

Join the vibrant White Center community for a safe evening full of fun, community building, and some candy too at a Fall Festival on Tuesday, Oct. 31. This all ages event will have a little something... [Read more]

Highline Bears hiring for multiple positions & internships for next season

Highline Bears hiring for multiple positions & internships for next season

The Highline Bears announced the opening of multiple positions and internships for the 2017-2018 season – a total of seven positions that will have openings for upwards of 15 open positions. The majority... [Read more]

White Center Community Summit will be at Evergreen High on Sat., Nov. 4

White Center Community Summit will be at Evergreen High on Sat., Nov. 4

The second White Center Community Summit of 2017 – with the first one held in January – will be held on Saturday, Nov. 4, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Evergreen High School. There will be Food, Booths,... [Read more]

Evergreen High School celebrating 58th Homecoming TODAY – Fri., Oct. 6

Evergreen High School celebrating 58th Homecoming TODAY – Fri., Oct. 6

Evergreen High School will be celebrating its 58th Homecoming TODAY – Friday, Oct. 6 – and all are invited for an evening of reminiscing to support Evergreen HS Athletics. Alumni and community members... [Read more]

White Center survey finds safety, health and affordable housing top priorities

White Center survey finds safety, health and affordable housing top priorities

White Center community members identified safety, health and access to affordable housing, among other topics, as top community priorities in the 2017 White Center Community Survey completed in July. A... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open House: Modern Urban Georgetown 2-BD Home

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open House: Modern Urban Georgetown 2-BD Home

WCB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding one Open House this weekend: The home – open on both this Saturday, Sept. 23 and Sunday, Sept. 24 – is... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: 3-BD in SeaTac & Mod Georgetown 2-BD

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: 3-BD in SeaTac & Mod Georgetown 2-BD

WCB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding Open Houses this weekend: The first home – open on Saturday – is a great 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom home in... [Read more]

Highline Bears renew contract for Manager Josh Evans through 2018 season

Highline Bears renew contract for Manager Josh Evans through 2018 season

On Wednesday, Sept. 13 Highline Bears Manager Josh Evans (pictured above) signed a new contract through the 2018 summer season. Evans will be the Bears first two-year Manager the team has had since its... [Read more]

WCCDA’s 15th Annual Fundraiser Dinner and Auction will be Friday, Sept. 22

WCCDA’s 15th Annual Fundraiser Dinner and Auction will be Friday, Sept. 22

The WCCDA 15th Annual Fundraiser Dinner and Auction will be held on Friday, Sept. 22 2017 at 6 p.m. at South Seattle College’s Brockey Center. Tickets are available at www.wccda.org/banquet Here’s... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: Normandy Park & Vashon Island Waterfront Homes

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: Normandy Park & Vashon Island Waterfront Homes

WCB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding two Open Houses this weekend, both of which happen to be amazing waterfront homes! The first home – open... [Read more]

Orchestra of Flight seeking percussionists, string players for new season

Orchestra of Flight seeking percussionists, string players for new season

The Orchestra of Flight – a community orchestra based in White Center – invites string players and percussionists to join them for their new season, beginning Sept. 11, 2017. Rehearsals are Monday... [Read more]

Evergreen student attends Unified Sports All-Star Soccer Experience in Chicago

Evergreen student attends Unified Sports All-Star Soccer Experience in Chicago

Jesus Perez from Evergreen. Highline High’s Chance Stoneback. Two Highline students joined the big leagues when they traveled to Chicago, July 31 – August 3 – Evergreen High School’s Jesus... [Read more]

Free ‘Buddhism 101’ class offered at White Center Library Thurs., Aug. 24

Free ‘Buddhism 101’ class offered at White Center Library Thurs., Aug. 24

Do you believe in lasting happiness? More than 2500 years ago the Buddha taught that every human being is born with the ability to become happy. Nichiren Buddhism teaches that you can establish a state... [Read more]

White Center Eagles holding First Responders Appreciation Dinner Friday

White Center Eagles holding First Responders Appreciation Dinner Friday

The White Center Eagles will be honoring First Responders with an appreciation dinner this Friday, Aug. 18 at the Eagles Hall. “The members of the White Center Eagles #2568 would like to thank you... [Read more]

Writer shares her thoughts on the passing of Steppenwolf’s Goldy McJohn

Writer shares her thoughts on the passing of Steppenwolf’s Goldy McJohn

By Rachel Lusby As many of you probably now have heard, the world lost an amazing musician recently – Goldy McJohn, original keyboardist and founding member of Steppenwolf, the band that brought us... [Read more]

WCCDA’s FREE Back-to-school Celebration will be Friday, Aug. 11

WCCDA’s FREE Back-to-school Celebration will be Friday, Aug. 11

This year’s 2017 Promise Summer Celebration will take place on Friday, Aug. 11, from 3 – 6 p.m. in Greenbridge Plaza (9800 8th Ave SW). Get free food Connect with over 30 organizations Back-to-school... [Read more]