Tagged with 'White Center'

UPDATE: 34-year old man arrested for investigation of arson for Wed. fire

UPDATE: 34-year old man arrested for investigation of arson for Wed. fire

The King County Sheriff’s Office says that a 34-year old male was arrested Wednesday, Mar. 20 at the White Center Library shortly after a brush fire was set. As we previously reported, this fire... [Read more]

Man with stab wounds crashes car in White Center Wednesday afternoon

Man with stab wounds crashes car in White Center Wednesday afternoon

KIRO is reporting that the King County Sheriff’s Major Crimes unit is on the scene of a stabbing at SW 98th Street and 17th Ave SW in White Center Wednesday afternoon, Mar. 20. Police say a man crashed... [Read more]

Brush fire displaces 16 from White Center apartments Wednesday afternoon

Brush fire displaces 16 from White Center apartments Wednesday afternoon

A brush fire accelerated by high winds threatened apartments in the 10700 block of 14th Ave SW in White Center Wednesday afternoon, Mar. 20. This quickly became a 2-alarm fire, then was upgrade to a 3-alarm. Several... [Read more]

Man pours gas, lights self on fire in White Center Wednesday morning

Man pours gas, lights self on fire in White Center Wednesday morning

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a man poured gasoline on himself, then lit himself on fire in the 10700 block of 16th Ave SW in White Center Wednesday morning, Mar. 20. A Deputy... [Read more]

Child hit by car in White Center Monday night

Child hit by car in White Center Monday night

A 12-year old child was hit by a car at SW 110th Street and 16th Ave SW in White Center (map below) Monday night, Mar. 18. Police say the child was transported to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle with... [Read more]

Barberella’s Barbershop is White Center’s newest addition to the community

Barberella’s Barbershop is White Center’s newest addition to the community

What is Barberella’s Barbershop – White Center’s newest addition to the growing community – all about? “Bringing back the classic barbershop one cut at a time!” …but... [Read more]

Congrats to Highline Schools Foundation 2019 Gold Star Awards winners!

Congrats to Highline Schools Foundation 2019 Gold Star Awards winners!

The Highline Schools Foundation on Thursday night, Mar. 14 awarded the winners of the 2019 Gold Star Awards at its annual Gold Star Awards BASH. The Highline community gathered to root on the award nominees. “Congratulations... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: West Seattle, Burien, Des Moines, Star Lake

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: West Seattle, Burien, Des Moines, Star Lake

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding six Open Houses this weekend! The first Open House is a condo on Alki with City & Sound Views: Spacious 2... [Read more]

Sen. Joe Nguyen sponsors bill to vacate misdemeanor marijuana convictions

Sen. Joe Nguyen sponsors bill to vacate misdemeanor marijuana convictions

In an effort to align past sentencing with contemporary law, the Washington State Senate on Monday, Mar. 11 passed legislation vacating misdemeanor marijuana possession convictions. Sponsored by Sen.... [Read more]

MISSING: Have you seen Michael ‘Pepe’ Pepion? He’s missing from White Center

MISSING: Have you seen Michael ‘Pepe’ Pepion? He’s missing from White Center

Michael Pepion “Pepe,” age 42, is missing; he was last seen Oct. 18, 2018, near the 9600 block of 16th Ave SW in White Center (map below): From there, he allegedly rode with another person to the... [Read more]

White Center murder suspect Mical Roberts arrested Friday without incident

White Center murder suspect Mical Roberts arrested Friday without incident

On Friday, Mar. 1, 2019, the King County Sheriff’s Office arrested White Center murder suspect Mical Roberts without incident in Tacoma. Police say he was arrested just after 10 a.m. with the assistance... [Read more]

Did you know that the newest candidate for President has local roots?

Did you know that the newest candidate for President has local roots?

Then-gubernatorial candidate Jay Inslee talks with then-Mayor Joan McGilton at Burien City Hall in 2011 before a walking tour through the city. Photo by Scott Schaefer. On Friday, Mar. 1, 2019, Gov. Jay... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Burien, Des Moines, Normandy Park, West Seattle, Star Lake

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Burien, Des Moines, Normandy Park, West Seattle, Star Lake

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding 10 great Open Houses this weekend! The first Open House is perched above the Sound and nestled in the trees: This... [Read more]

TRAFFIC ALERT: SW 108th Street lane restriction will be Monday, Mar. 4

TRAFFIC ALERT: SW 108th Street lane restriction will be Monday, Mar. 4

On Monday, Mar. 4, striping and crosswalk installation will take place on SW 108th Street at 8th Ave SW in White Center at the recently constructed roundabout. The work requires a lane restriction from... [Read more]

Free White Center Repair Time event will be Sat., Mar. 9 at Steve Cox

Free White Center Repair Time event will be Sat., Mar. 9 at Steve Cox

A free White Center Repair Time event will be held on Saturday, March 9, 2019, from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at Steve Cox Memorial Park (aka “The Log Cabin” at 1321 SW 102nd Street): Sign-ups... [Read more]

Gunshots fired at Taradise Café in White Center Friday night

Gunshots fired at Taradise Café in White Center Friday night

On Friday night, Feb. 22 at 9:30 p.m., the King County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a shooting at the Taradise Café, located in the 9800 block of 16th Ave SW in White Center (map below). Police... [Read more]

Fundraising Dinner for White Center Kiwanis will be this Friday, March 1

Fundraising Dinner for White Center Kiwanis will be this Friday, March 1

A Community Fundraising Dinner for the White Center Kiwanis Club will be held this Friday, March 1. Join us for our dinner on Friday, March 1, 2019, 5 – 7 p.m. Steak or Portobello Mushroom, Vegetable,... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Normandy Park, West Seattle, Renton, Star Lake

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Normandy Park, West Seattle, Renton, Star Lake

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding six great Open Houses this weekend! First up is a spacious Normandy Park home that sits in one of the most sought-after... [Read more]

WARNING: Be careful with your phone/tech while at local coffee shops

WARNING: Be careful with your phone/tech while at local coffee shops

A resident is warning others about the dangers of phone and other tech-related thefts at local coffee shops: On Sunday (Feb. 17), while working in the White Center Starbucks on SW 100th Street and 16th... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: West Seattle, White Center, Renton

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: West Seattle, White Center, Renton

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding five Open Houses this weekend! The first Open House is one of West Seattle’s finest townhomes, designed by... [Read more]