Tagged with 'seattle'

Burien City Council dumps any possible North Highline annexation

Burien City Council dumps any possible North Highline annexation

by Jack Mayne Probably the last possible avenue to any thought of Burien annexing White Center and North Boulevard Park was shut down by a one-vote margin at the Burien City Council meeting Monday night. The... [Read more]

Seattle Council OKs resolution on possible North Highline annexation

Seattle Council OKs resolution on possible North Highline annexation

by Jack Mayne The Seattle City Council quickly and unanimously approved on Monday (Dec. 15) a so-called “placeholder” resolution that could result in a vote by residents of the North Highline Unincorporated... [Read more]

Seattle City Council again wants to annex White Center; plus, take our Poll

Seattle City Council again wants to annex White Center; plus, take our Poll

by Jack Mayne The Seattle City Council wants to ask the people of White Center and north Boulevard Park to vote on whether they want to be a part of Seattle. Annexation of the North Highline Unincorporated... [Read more]

Local Artist Kimberly Trowbridge will be showcased at Affordable Art Fair

Local Artist Kimberly Trowbridge will be showcased at Affordable Art Fair

White Center Artist Kimberly Trowbridge will be showcased at the Affordable Art Fair at the Seattle Center on Nov. 7 – 10. This fair gives local residents the opportunity to browse and shop among thousands... [Read more]

Salvation Army Seattle White Center offering opportunites for local youth

Salvation Army Seattle White Center offering opportunites for local youth

The Salvation Army Seattle White Center Corps and Community Center proudly host the two following opportunities for local youth: Cub Scouts “Since its beginning, the Cub Scout program has been a... [Read more]

Come meet ‘Bertha,’ the world’s largest tunneling machine, on Saturday, July 20

Come meet ‘Bertha,’ the world’s largest tunneling machine, on Saturday, July 20

The power is on, the cutterhead is hooked up and two miles of Seattle soil await the teeth of ‘Bertha,’ the world’s largest tunneling machine, which you can “meet” in person... [Read more]

This Week’s Prudential NW Open House: Mid-Century Brick Home w/Huge Lot!

This Week’s Prudential NW Open House: Mid-Century Brick Home w/Huge Lot!

WCB Real Estate Sponsor Prudential Northwest’s Open House for this week is a mid-century brick home just south of Seattle that has nearly an acre of land! This 4-bedroom home has been carefully cared... [Read more]

Seattle Still Wants North Highline, But Not Now

Seattle Still Wants North Highline, But Not Now

by Jack Mayne Seattle remains interested in annexing North Highline, but just not now. North Highline “Area Y” voters soundly rejected in November the proposal that the area join with Burien. Burien... [Read more]

New Advertiser ‘Neat Street’ Ready to Keep Your 2013 Business Resolutions

New Advertiser ‘Neat Street’ Ready to Keep Your 2013 Business Resolutions

If you are a business owner with a physical storefront, or a landlord whose New Year’s resolutions include attracting new customers or tenants, Lea Engle of Neat Street wants you to know that she... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Councilmember Intentionally Misrepresenting Annexation Issue’

LETTER: ‘Councilmember Intentionally Misrepresenting Annexation Issue’

White Center Blog: At the White Center and B-Town Blog-sponsored public debate last Tuesday, October 2, Burien City Council member Jerry Robison stated that “if White Center does not vote to go to... [Read more]

New Advertiser San Fernando Roasted Chicken has a GREAT Coupon!

New Advertiser San Fernando Roasted Chicken has a GREAT Coupon!

Please welcome our newest Advertiser to The White Center Blog – San Fernando Roasted Chicken – with authentic Peruvian food AND a GREAT Coupon! Owner Walter Diaz recently opened his third area location... [Read more]