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Former White Center cop promoted to Commander of Burien Precinct 4

Former White Center cop promoted to Commander of Burien Precinct 4

Bryan Howard of the King County Sheriff’s Office has been promoted to Major, and will now serve as Precinct Commander of the Burien Precinct, which also serves White Center. Major Howard – formerly... [Read more]

King County holding Disaster Skills Workshop at White Center Library Feb. 8

King County holding Disaster Skills Workshop at White Center Library Feb. 8

King County will be holding a Disaster Skills Workshop at the White Center Library on Thursday, Feb. 8, from 6:30 – 8 p.m. Here are details from the county: King County is prone to many hazards, and... [Read more]

Shooting in White Center early Saturday leaves 1 man dead, 1 injured

Shooting in White Center early Saturday leaves 1 man dead, 1 injured

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a shooting outside Club Taradise early Saturday (Jan. 6) has left one man dead and another injured. Police say that shortly after 1 a.m., King County... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Realty Open Houses: Burien Charmer, Brand New Homes, Mod Alki, Normandy Park Waterfront

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Realty Open Houses: Burien Charmer, Brand New Homes, Mod Alki, Normandy Park Waterfront

WCB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding five Open Houses this weekend. The first home is a charming 3-bedroom home on a huge lot in Burien: Endless... [Read more]

Local Food Bank Fundraiser ‘Empty Bowls’ will be Friday, Jan. 26

Local Food Bank Fundraiser ‘Empty Bowls’ will be Friday, Jan. 26

Moshier potters have teamed up with Discover Burien and Burien Parks and Recreation to host the annual ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser on Friday, Jan. 26, 2018. Empty Bowls events can be found around... [Read more]

There’s a new Sheriff in town – Mitzi G. Johanknecht sworn in Tuesday

There’s a new Sheriff in town – Mitzi G. Johanknecht sworn in Tuesday

There’s a new Sheriff in town – Mitzi G. Johanknecht was sworn in as the new leader of the King County Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday, Jan. 2. Johanknecht is a 33-year veteran of the sheriff’s... [Read more]

Metro seeking feedback on upgrading Route 120, holding 3 Open Houses

Metro seeking feedback on upgrading Route 120, holding 3 Open Houses

King County Metro is seeking public feedback on upgrading Route 120 into a future RapidRide H Line. Metro is working with the Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT), the City of Burien, and unincorporated... [Read more]

MISSING: Orange and white cat, last seen near White Center/Burien border

MISSING: Orange and white cat, last seen near White Center/Burien border

MISSING: This orange and white cat with a tag of a kitty devil on his collar is missing from near White Center: He’s almost 2 years old. “He went missing on Dec. 22 in the morning in Burien close... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: Brand New Westview Estate Homes

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: Brand New Westview Estate Homes

WCB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding two Open Houses this Saturday. These two are both newly constructed, two-story, 5-bedroom homes on the large,... [Read more]

Help local students via Food Drive for the Highline Schools Foundation

Help local students via Food Drive for the Highline Schools Foundation

The Highline Schools Foundation is still in dire need of food donations for local students. Here’s more info from the good folks at Pollock Insurance: Anne with the Highline Schools Foundation just... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: Brand New Westview Estate Homes

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: Brand New Westview Estate Homes

WCB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding two Open Houses this Saturday. These two are both newly constructed, two-story, 5-bedroom homes on the large,... [Read more]

Train derailment results in urgent plea for Blood Donors – here’s how to help

Train derailment results in urgent plea for Blood Donors – here’s how to help

Bloodworks Northwest issued an urgent appeal for donors on Monday (Dec. 18), following the derailment of an Amtrak passenger train between Tacoma and Olympia that is making major demands on the community... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: Seahurst Craftsman, Burien Charmer, Brand New Homes, Normandy Park Waterfront

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: Seahurst Craftsman, Burien Charmer, Brand New Homes, Normandy Park Waterfront

WCB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding FIVE Open Houses this weekend, on Friday, Saturday and Sunday! The first home is a totally renovated Craftsman... [Read more]

White Center Food Bank Executive Director is leaving, other changes coming

White Center Food Bank Executive Director is leaving, other changes coming

The White Center Food Bank this week announced that Angela Beard, who was hired as Executive Director in July 2017, will be leaving. Carolynn Ferris will take over in an Interim role for now. WCFB staff... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation awards over $110,000 in grants to Teachers & Staff

Highline Schools Foundation awards over $110,000 in grants to Teachers & Staff

The Highline Schools Foundation announced Tuesday (Dec. 12) that they awarded $110,550 in grants to teachers and staff in support of Highline Public Schools this December. These funds will support activities... [Read more]

White Center Youth Winterfest will be Wednesday, Dec. 20

White Center Youth Winterfest will be Wednesday, Dec. 20

White Center Youth Winterfest will be held Wednesday, Dec. 20 from 3 – 6 p.m. at Evergreen High School. This event is FREE, and will feature games, sports tournaments and raffles with prizes, along... [Read more]

Stage 1 Burn Ban issued for King County

Stage 1 Burn Ban issued for King County

Due to sustained stagnant weather conditions and rising air pollution, the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency issued a Stage 1 burn ban for King County, and is continuing a Stage 1 burn ban for Greater Pierce*... [Read more]

UPDATE: ‘Marley’ the pit bull has been FOUND

UPDATE: ‘Marley’ the pit bull has been FOUND

UPDATE: Marley the pit bull has been FOUND! PREVIOUSLY: Have you seen ‘Marley’? She’s a pit bull who’s been missing in White Center since Saturday night (Dec. 9), from around 11th... [Read more]

Replacement Highline Public Schools levy will be on Feb. 13 ballot

Replacement Highline Public Schools levy will be on Feb. 13 ballot

Highline Public Schools voters will be asked to renew a four-year educational programs and operations levy in February, 2018. The levy is not a new tax. It replaces the current levy, which is set to expire... [Read more]

School District announces decision on what new Highline High will look like

School District announces decision on what new Highline High will look like

From our sister site The B-Town Blog: After several weeks of public feedback, Highline High School project staff, architects, contractors and district leaders have reached a final consensus on the Design... [Read more]