Tagged with 'Food'

Be sure to help ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ at your mailbox this Saturday, May 13

Be sure to help ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ at your mailbox this Saturday, May 13

Two of the area’s cutest kids carry food donations to their mailbox in 2008. The 25th annual Letter Carriers’ ‘Stamp Out Hunger®’ Food Drive is this Saturday, May 13, and YOU can help... [Read more]

PCC Natural Markets will open new location at Five Corners in Burien

PCC Natural Markets will open new location at Five Corners in Burien

PCC Natural Markets (PCC), the largest community-owned food market in the U.S. and one of Seattle’s original grocers, on Wednesday (April 5) announced plans to open a new location in Burien. Located... [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]

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]

REMINDER: ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser for local food banks is this Friday!

REMINDER: ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser for local food banks is this Friday!

REMINDER: Burien’s 12th annual ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser will be held this Friday, Jan. 27, 2017, with both a lunch and dinner serving at the Burien Community Center, located at 14700... [Read more]

End the year by helping the White Center Food Bank this Friday, Dec. 30

End the year by helping the White Center Food Bank this Friday, Dec. 30

Our friends at the White Center Food Bank could use some help this Friday, Dec. 30 – and what better way to end the year than by helping your needy neighbors? They’re seeking 5-10 Volunteers who... [Read more]

Healthy smiles will help fight Summer hunger at Irene Parkhill, DDS

Healthy smiles will help fight Summer hunger at Irene Parkhill, DDS

According to Northwest Harvest: “1 in 5 kids in Washington state lives in a household that struggles to put food on the table.” And we know that summer can be a particularly hard time for... [Read more]

FREE ‘Summer Food Invasion’ begins at Roxhill Park Wednesday, June 29

FREE ‘Summer Food Invasion’ begins at Roxhill Park Wednesday, June 29

Join United Way of King County for the launch of their ‘Summer Food Invasion’ at Roxhill Park beginning Wednesday, June 29 from 11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. The Summer Meals Program is kicking... [Read more]

Local Girl Scouts donate quarter ton of Cookies to White Center Food Bank

Local Girl Scouts donate quarter ton of Cookies to White Center Food Bank

Story by Octavia B., age 13 Photos by Isabel H, age 11 Over the past month, 11 of Girl Scout Troop #42263’s girls spent their free time selling cookies and collecting $2,884 in donations throughout... [Read more]

What’s for breakfast? Think Zippy’s Giant Burgers!

What’s for breakfast? Think Zippy’s Giant Burgers!

Thinking “what’s for breakfast tomorrow”? Here’s an idea: Stop by and enjoy Advertiser Zippy’s Giant Burgers breakfast sandwiches. Zippy’s has a tasty breakfast menu, terrific coffee, a great... [Read more]

Forget Cyber Monday – shop local & get FREE Mustard from Dan the Sausage Man

Forget Cyber Monday – shop local & get FREE Mustard from Dan the Sausage Man

Burien’s own Dan the Sausageman wants all our Readers to know that – instead of nerding out and clicking “Buy Now” from corporate websites during Cyber Monday – you should SHOP LOCAL... [Read more]

Fauntleroy Church UCC collecting turkeys for White Center Food Bank

Fauntleroy Church UCC collecting turkeys for White Center Food Bank

Fauntleroy Church UCC will be collect turkeys for the White Center Food Bank this Sunday, Nov. 22. Here’s their announcement: For many years, Fauntleroy Church has been a collection point for the... [Read more]

Explorer West Students lead successful Food Drive for White Center Food Bank

Explorer West Students lead successful Food Drive for White Center Food Bank

For the third consecutive year, students at Explorer West Middle School (an Advertiser) planned and executed a school-wide food drive to support the White Center Food Bank in our community. This annual... [Read more]

Instead of the usual, why not order Sausage from Dan the Sausageman?

Instead of the usual, why not order Sausage from Dan the Sausageman?

Burien’s own Dan the Sausageman wants all our Readers to know that – instead of the usual turkey, turducken, or tofurkey – you can order SAUSAGE in time for Thanksgiving! That’s right…SAUSAGE... [Read more]

Reminder: Zippy’s Giant Burgers has two locations to serve you

Reminder: Zippy’s Giant Burgers has two locations to serve you

Advertiser Zippy’s Giant Burgers not only has its well known and well-loved White Center location, but it also has a second spot in Seattle’s historic and thriving Georgetown neighborhood... [Read more]

Due to the closing of Haggen store, White Center Food Bank is seeking help

Due to the closing of Haggen store, White Center Food Bank is seeking help

The White Center Food Bank is reporting that, due to the closing of a Haggen’s grocery store in Burien, they need more help with donations. The food bank received a lot of donated food from Haggen,... [Read more]

White Center Food Bank seeking donations of Turkeys for holidays

White Center Food Bank seeking donations of Turkeys for holidays

The White Center Food Bank says they will be providing holiday food to about 600 families each month in the months of November and December. “We would love donations of turkeys,” Operations... [Read more]

White Center Food Bank’s annual Harvest Dinner & Auction will be Oct. 17

White Center Food Bank’s annual Harvest Dinner & Auction will be Oct. 17

The White Center Food Bank’s 11th Annual Harvest Dinner and Auction will be held on Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015 with doors opening at 5:30 p.m. and dinner starting at 7 p.m. The event will be held at... [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]

Chomp. Chew. Down the hatch. Zippy’s Burger Eating Contest set for July 19

Chomp. Chew. Down the hatch. Zippy’s Burger Eating Contest set for July 19

Next weekend is White Center’s popular Jubilee Days. You know what that means? Blog Advertiser Zippy’s Giant Burgers Third Annual Burger Eating Contest, set for Sunday, July 19! Registration... [Read more]