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Volunteers needed to help clean North Shorewood Park on Saturday, July 11

Volunteers needed to help clean North Shorewood Park on Saturday, July 11

Volunteers are needed to join King County Parks staff and community members for a work party at North Shorewood Park on Saturday, July 11, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. “Help this wonderful White Center... [Read more]

Resident starts petition to ‘impose emergency ban on consumer fireworks’

Resident starts petition to ‘impose emergency ban on consumer fireworks’

A petition – targeted at the King County Fire Marshal and Executive Dow Constantine – has been started to “impose an emergency ban on the sale and use of consumer fireworks for this Independence... [Read more]

WEATHER GEEK: Weekend heatwave & possible thunderstorm outbreak

WEATHER GEEK: Weekend heatwave & possible thunderstorm outbreak

Press “Play” button to view/hear the live, local weather stream. by Chris Scragg Puget Sound Weather Geek Hey folks! Summer is certainly here and you have two weather possibilities for... [Read more]

TAF Expo will be at Bethany Community Learning Space on Saturday, June 6

TAF Expo will be at Bethany Community Learning Space on Saturday, June 6

How can robotic technology help people and communities in ways it has not yet? How might a mobile app help solve a common problem? What goes into building the speediest drag racer? Can you build a robot... [Read more]

PUGET SOUND WEATHER GEEK: Return of the Thunderstorms!

PUGET SOUND WEATHER GEEK: Return of the Thunderstorms!

Press “Play” button to view/hear the live, local weather stream. by Chris Scragg Puget Sound Weather Geek Return of the Thunderstorms on Cinco de Mayo! What to Expect May 5, 2015: It’s... [Read more]

INTERN’S VIEW: Bees are buzzing at Boulevard Park Place Retirement Living

INTERN’S VIEW: Bees are buzzing at Boulevard Park Place Retirement Living

Story & Photos by Sterling Paris South King Media Intern Today I went a little bit out of my comfort zone, traveling to Boulevard Park Place Active Retirement Living, located at 2805 S. 125th Street. Getting... [Read more]

REMINDER: Get free gardening advice from Master Gardeners this Saturday

REMINDER: Get free gardening advice from Master Gardeners this Saturday

Need help with your garden questions? Master Gardeners have answers! Visit the Master Gardener Plant Answer Clinic at McLendon’s Hardware, 10210 16th Ave SW in White Center, on Saturdays, from 10... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools first in county to install bus stop ‘paddle cameras’

Highline Public Schools first in county to install bus stop ‘paddle cameras’

Highline Public Schools announced on Monday (April 13) that it will be the first school district in King County to implement a school bus stop paddle camera enforcement program. The cameras, which... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for North Shorewood Park cleanup this Saturday, April 11

Volunteers needed for North Shorewood Park cleanup this Saturday, April 11

Volunteers are needed for a cleanup event at North Shorewood Park this Saturday, April. 11. Here’s more info from King County: WHY VOLUNTEER Forests need to have diversity in order to thrive. When... [Read more]

PUGET SOUND WEATHER GEEK: Multi-day Thunderstorm outbreak!

PUGET SOUND WEATHER GEEK: Multi-day Thunderstorm outbreak!

Press “Play” button to view/hear the live, local weather stream. by Chris Scragg Puget Sound Weather Geek For the last few days, thunderstorms have dotted western Washington; stunning... [Read more]

Need help with gardening questions? Master Gardener clinics start April 6

Need help with gardening questions? Master Gardener clinics start April 6

Need help with your garden questions? Answers are as close as your neighborhood Master Gardener Plant Answer Clinic at McLendon’s Hardware, 10210 16th Ave SW, on Saturdays, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.,... [Read more]