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Highline High School’s ‘I Hate Shakespeare’ will be performed Saturday

Highline High School’s ‘I Hate Shakespeare’ will be performed Saturday

Highline High School’s Spring Play ‘I Hate Shakespeare’ will be performed twice this Saturday, April 20, 2019 – at 2 and 7 p.m. – at the Highline Performing Arts Center. This is... [Read more]

Deontae Cooper is Highline High School’s new Head Football Coach

Deontae Cooper is Highline High School’s new Head Football Coach

Highline High School (HHS) announced this week that Deontae Cooper will be its new head football coach. Here’s more from the announcement: Cooper is a former running back at the University of Washington.... [Read more]

Ribbon Cutting & Open House at Highline High interim site will be May 2

Ribbon Cutting & Open House at Highline High interim site will be May 2

All are invited by Highline Public Schools to a Ribbon Cutting/Open House at Olympic Interim Site – the temporary replacement site for Highline High School – on Thursday, May 2 at 3:30 p.m. An open... [Read more]

PHOTO: Did you see the amazing rainbow Saturday morning?

PHOTO: Did you see the amazing rainbow Saturday morning?

Did you see the amazing rainbow on Saturday morning, April 6? Elston Hill sure did (click image to view larger version):  Read More →

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: <i>Reaching for the Stars</i>

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: Reaching for the Stars

Reaching for the Stars By Andrea H. Reay CEO/President Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce “Here men from the planet Earth first set foot upon the Moon July 1969, A.D. We came in peace for all mankind.” These... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Fundraising Breakfast will be April 19

Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Fundraising Breakfast will be April 19

The Highline Schools Foundation’s 2019 Gold Star Fundraising Breakfast will be held on Friday, April 19, 2019, from 7:30 – 9 a.m. at the Seattle Airport Marriott. “Please join us as we... [Read more]

Legendary Kennedy Catholic Baseball Coach Joe Faccone has passed away

Legendary Kennedy Catholic Baseball Coach Joe Faccone has passed away

Photo courtesy Kennedy Catholic High School. This week, Kennedy Catholic High School lost a legend when longtime head baseball coach Joe Faccone passed away. Joe taught and coached baseball at the school... [Read more]

Skunk Works Robotics Team 1983 wins Chairman’s Award at FIRST Robotics

Skunk Works Robotics Team 1983 wins Chairman’s Award at FIRST Robotics

Congratulations to the Skunk Works Robotics Team 1983, which won the Chairman’s Award during a FIRST Robotics Competition last weekend. The award recognizes a team that reflects sustained excellence... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber’s State of our Schools Luncheon will be April 26

Seattle Southside Chamber’s State of our Schools Luncheon will be April 26

The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce will be presenting its second annual State of our Schools Luncheon on Friday, April 26, 2019, at Hotel Interurban in Tukwila. This luncheon is presented in partnership... [Read more]

Kennedy Catholic High School’s annual Egg Hunt will be Friday, April 12

Kennedy Catholic High School’s annual Egg Hunt will be Friday, April 12

Kennedy Catholic High School’s annual Community Egg Hunt will be Friday, April 12. “Join us in the Kennedy Catholic cafeteria for snacks, activities, and more starting at 3 p.m.” The... [Read more]

Success Foundation seeking applicants for Apollo Next Giant Leap Student program

Success Foundation seeking applicants for Apollo Next Giant Leap Student program

The Success Foundation – the charitable enterprise of the Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce – announced that they will be sponsoring two teams for the NASA ANGLeS Challenge program as part of the... [Read more]

Trades Scholarships available from Highline Schools Foundation

Trades Scholarships available from Highline Schools Foundation

Is your Highline Public Schools senior considering a career in the trades? Thanks to generous funders, the Highline Schools Foundation is proud to offer scholarships to students continuing their education... [Read more]

Burien City Council told plastics ban harder to do with changes in state law

Burien City Council told plastics ban harder to do with changes in state law

By Jack Mayne Once upon a time it was easy to approve bans on some types of plastics for environmental reasons, but the issue has grown complex with new products and more demands for environmental control,... [Read more]

Burien 4th grader’s artwork wins Poison Prevention Poster Contest

Burien 4th grader’s artwork wins Poison Prevention Poster Contest

Lily delivered the official Washington State Poison Prevention Poster to Washington State First Lady Trudy Inslee. After reviewing a record number of entries from kindergarten through 6th grade students... [Read more]

REMINDER: ‘Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon KIDS’ opens this Friday

REMINDER: ‘Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon KIDS’ opens this Friday

From our friends at the Hi-Liners Musical Theatre: Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon KIDS Opens this Friday, Mar. 22! Tickets on Sale Now! Hi-Liners Musical Theatre Presents Magic Tree House: Pirates... [Read more]