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WABI Burien: 50 or so Walkers walk from Burien to Tukwila Tuesday morning

WABI Burien: 50 or so Walkers walk from Burien to Tukwila Tuesday morning

If you saw a large group of people walking through Burien on Tuesday morning (May 23), you most likely witnessed about 50 (or so) ‘Seattle Striders’ doing the first of three 10-Mile Walks. Our... [Read more]

Local Attorney Fred Mendoza gets MLK Medal of Distinguished Service Monday

Local Attorney Fred Mendoza gets MLK Medal of Distinguished Service Monday

Councilmember Dave Upthegrove (right), with Martin Luther King, Jr. Medal of Distinguished Service recipient Fred Mendoza. Fred Mendoza has never strayed far from the South King County communities he was... [Read more]

Counterforce Taekwondo holding ‘Board Break-A-Thon’ fundraiser June 17

Counterforce Taekwondo holding ‘Board Break-A-Thon’ fundraiser June 17

Counterforce Taekwondo (a local 501 C3) is having a ‘Board Break-A-Thon’ fundraiser on Saturday, June 17. Funds raised will be used to participate in regional and national tournaments as... [Read more]

Highline Bears want 10,000 Fans to ‘Be A Part Of It’ this Summer; 1st pitch June 2

Highline Bears want 10,000 Fans to ‘Be A Part Of It’ this Summer; 1st pitch June 2

The local semi-professional Highline Bears baseball team announced their latest goal of attracting 10,000 fans through their gates this summer, at Mel Olson Stadium inside Steve Cox Memorial Park in... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Pirates boys soccer wins exciting playoff game

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Pirates boys soccer wins exciting playoff game

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her third year(!) with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

‘Bowling with Bowlies’ fundraiser for White Center Jubilee Days will be May 30

‘Bowling with Bowlies’ fundraiser for White Center Jubilee Days will be May 30

A ‘Bowling with Bowlies’ fundraiser for the production and programming expenses for the White Center Jubilee Days Main Stage will be held on Tuesday, May 30 at Roxbury Lanes & Casino. ‘Bowling... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Pirate Boys Soccer team beats Fife in playoffs

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Pirate Boys Soccer team beats Fife in playoffs

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her third year(!) with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

Hoops4Life Basketball/Life Skills Camp will be July 24-28

Hoops4Life Basketball/Life Skills Camp will be July 24-28

WHAT: BASKETBALL/LIFE SKILLS CAMP!!!! @ Mount Rainier High School WHEN: Monday, July 24-Friday, July 28 INFO: This camp started in West Seattle in 1998 for the purpose of creating an affordable camp that... [Read more]

WABI Burien: Seattle Strides through Burien East and West May 23 & 25

WABI Burien: Seattle Strides through Burien East and West May 23 & 25

From our friends at WABI Burien: We hope you’ve saved the date to join the Seattle Sound Striders on their 3 days of walks south of Seattle, two of the days here in Burien: May 23, 24 and 25 (as we first... [Read more]

Congrats to Kennedy Catholic High girls tennis team for division championship!

Congrats to Kennedy Catholic High girls tennis team for division championship!

Congratulations to the Kennedy Catholic High School varsity girls tennis team for bringing home the NPSL Cascade Division championship following Thursday’s weather-shortened victory over Kentlake! The... [Read more]

‘Family Fun Run’ scavenger hunt race will be at Town Square Park May 25

‘Family Fun Run’ scavenger hunt race will be at Town Square Park May 25

Burien’s ‘Family Fun Run’ – a scavenger hunt-style race for runners and walkers of all ages – will be Thursday, May 25, from 5:30 – 8 p.m. at Town Square Park. This is a free... [Read more]

Highline Pirate Youth Football Camp will be July 11-15

Highline Pirate Youth Football Camp will be July 11-15

Highline Pirate Youth Football Camp will be held July 11-15: Students entering grades 3-8 are invited to join Highline’s Football Coach Mark Cross and staff for a Pirate Youth Football Camp. Camp will be... [Read more]

Russell Wilson will help graduating Highline High seniors celebrate on June 7

Russell Wilson will help graduating Highline High seniors celebrate on June 7

Seahawks Quarterback Russell Wilson will host a special celebration on Wednesday, June 7, to congratulate and reward all Highline High seniors who fulfill their graduation requirements. “So don’t... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Highline Premier FC tryouts for Girls & Boys born between 2005-2003 on now

Highline Premier FC tryouts for Girls & Boys born between 2005-2003 on now

A friendly reminder that Highline Premier FC is conducting tryouts for the 2017/18 season for the birth years listed below, starting next week. This week is for Girls and Boys born between 2005-2003: All... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Looking for your next great adventure – how about Scuba Diving?

Looking for your next great adventure – how about Scuba Diving?

Come on out to TL Sea Diving’s ‘Discover Pool Night’ on Tuesday, June 27, 2017 from 7 – 10 p.m. and discover a Scuba intro, Dry Suit experiences, Peak Performance Buoyancy, and the... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Highline Premier FC tryouts for boys & girls born in 2006-7 start April 25

Highline Premier FC tryouts for boys & girls born in 2006-7 start April 25

Highline Premier FC has had fantastic tryouts for all age groups up to this point and formed some solid teams for the 2017/18 season, and next up are for girls and boys born in 2006 and 2007 with tryouts... [Read more]

‘Oh say, can you sing?’ Highline Bears seeking National Anthem singers

‘Oh say, can you sing?’ Highline Bears seeking National Anthem singers

The Highline Bears announced this week that they will be holding tryouts for talented artists and performers on Sunday, April 30, to get the opportunity to sing the National Anthem at a 2017 Highline... [Read more]

Fundraiser for local youth basketball team will be Saturday, May 6

Fundraiser for local youth basketball team will be Saturday, May 6

TEAM SWISH SPRING FLING BAZAAR **Just in time for Mothers Day** Come shop with over 30 vendors and crafters at a fundraiser for a local youth Basketball team: WHERE: 134 So. 206th St. Des Moines WA... [Read more]

‘April Pools Day’ will be this Saturday, April 22 at Evergreen Community Pool

‘April Pools Day’ will be this Saturday, April 22 at Evergreen Community Pool

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center will be hosting a FREE Community Water Safety Event this Saturday, April 22, from 12:30-2:30 p.m. They will be raffling off a free session of swim lessons, swim passes... [Read more]

Yard Sale fundraiser for Highline High Sports will be this Saturday & Sunday

Yard Sale fundraiser for Highline High Sports will be this Saturday & Sunday

A Yard Sale benefiting Highline football, wrestling and baseball will be held this weekend – Saturday, April 8 & Sunday, April 9. In addition to clothing, housewares, tools and more, the baseball... [Read more]

First pitch for Highline Bears 2017 season will be Friday, June 2 in White Center

First pitch for Highline Bears 2017 season will be Friday, June 2 in White Center

The local semi-pro Highline Bears baseball team announced that their opening game for the 2017 season will be Friday, June 2 in White Center, with first pitch set for 7:05 p.m. The Bears – who were... [Read more]

Highline Premier FC now holding soccer tryouts for boys & girls born in 2008

Highline Premier FC now holding soccer tryouts for boys & girls born in 2008

Spring is in full swing at Highline Premier FC, and boys and girls born in 2008 can now tryout! “We’ve had some fantastic turnouts for previous age groups and the fun continues with a flurry... [Read more]

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Savings up to 75% off at TL Sea Diving’s EGG-stravaganza Sale on Sat. April 15!

Come on out to TL Sea Diving’s one day Sale EGG-stravsganza from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, April 15, when you can meet factory reps and enjoy savings up to 75% on select merchandise! Hoppin’... [Read more]

Matt Griffin YMCA’s annual ‘Healthy Kids Day’ will be Saturday, April 29

Matt Griffin YMCA’s annual ‘Healthy Kids Day’ will be Saturday, April 29

On Saturday, April 29, the Matt Griffin YMCA will be holding its free ‘Healthy Kids Day,’ the Y’s national initiative to improve health and well-being for kids and families. The day-long... [Read more]