Life Section

Volunteers needed to help White Center 5k Walk & Run on Saturday, March 25

Volunteers needed to help White Center 5k Walk & Run on Saturday, March 25

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]

King Conservation District holding streamside property workshop March 25

King Conservation District holding streamside property workshop March 25

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]

Woman found badly beaten in White Center early Thursday morning

Woman found badly beaten in White Center early Thursday morning

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a woman was found badly beaten near the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) building in the 9600 block of 15th Ave SW (map below) in... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate Open House: 3-BD Des Moines Charmer on huge lot

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate Open House: 3-BD Des Moines Charmer on huge lot

WCB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate’s Open House – set for this SUNDAY, March 5 – is a 3-bedroom Des Moines Charmer tucked away on an oversized lot (nearly... [Read more]

REMINDER: FREE ‘Repair Time’ fix-it event at Burien Community Center Wed.

REMINDER: FREE ‘Repair Time’ fix-it event at Burien Community Center Wed.

REMINDER: A FREE ‘Repair Time’ fix-it event will be held at the Burien Community Center this Wednesday, March 1, from 3:30 – 6:30 p.m. “Bring your small household items including clothing... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for work party at North Shorewood Park on Saturday, March 4

Volunteers needed for work party at North Shorewood Park on Saturday, March 4

Volunteers are needed for a work party at North Shorewood Park on Saturday, March 4, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.: Please contact Lina Rose, [email protected] or 206.491.5014 to RSVP prior to the event. King... [Read more]

Scouts collect over 460 pounds of food for White Center Food Bank

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... [Read more]

White Center Small Business Resource meeting will be Monday, March 6

White Center Small Business Resource meeting will be Monday, March 6

Seven different not-for-profit organizations specializing in small business advising and lending are coming together for a community meet & greet open to all on Monday, March 6. Starting or growing... [Read more]

VIDEO: Teachers/Staff at Southern Heights send message to students

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... [Read more]

Local personal injury Lawyer discusses Crosswalk & Pedestrian Laws in WA State

Local personal injury Lawyer discusses Crosswalk & Pedestrian Laws in WA State

From Advertiser W. Tracy Codd: Designed by Freepik Crosswalks and intersections can be dangerous places for both drivers and pedestrians. Both drivers and pedestrians can engage in behaviors that cause... [Read more]

VIDEO: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate market update

VIDEO: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate market update

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate has provided a video update on recent real estate market activity in our area. In less than a minute, you’ll get a clear... [Read more]

Empty Bowls presents $21,000 check to White Center & Highline Food Banks

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.... [Read more]

JOBS: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate is now hiring!

JOBS: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate is now hiring!

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest – with offices in Olde Burien – is looking to hire! To find out if a career in real estate is right for you, contact Branch Manager/Realtor... [Read more]

Meet finalists for new Evergreen High School Principal on Wednesday, Feb. 15

Meet finalists for new Evergreen High School Principal on Wednesday, Feb. 15

The small schools on the Evergreen Campus are unifying as a single school under the leadership of one principal, and the public is invited to a ‘Principal Candidate Forum’ on Wednesday, Feb.... [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]

New homeless shelter to be run by Mary’s Place approved for White Center

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... [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]

White Center Community Development Association’s Summit will be Jan. 28

White Center Community Development Association’s Summit will be Jan. 28

Each year the White Center Community Development Association hosts a community summit to bring neighbors together to talk about the state of their community and plan for White Center’s future – on... [Read more]

Big Al Brewing announces that it will be closing its entire operation

Big Al Brewing announces that it will be closing its entire operation

Big Al Brewing – located in White Center for the last eight years – announced on Thursday, Jan. 12 that it will be closing its entire operation. The company both brewed excellent microbeers and operated... [Read more]

Rick Jump to retire from White Center Food Bank

Rick Jump to retire from White Center Food Bank

In an unexpected move, White Center Food Bank Director Rick Jump announced that he will be retiring from the non-profit due to health reasons. Jump has been in charge of the food bank for the last 12 years,... [Read more]