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Police seeking public’s help identifying White Center armed robbery suspect

Police seeking public’s help identifying White Center armed robbery suspect

The King County Sheriff’s Office is attempting to identify the person responsible for an armed robbery at a gas station on Roxbury Street in White Center on Tuesday, Feb. 2: The suspect is described... [Read more]

Registration for Southwest Little League begins Saturday

Registration for Southwest Little League begins Saturday

Registration for the Southwest Little League begins this Saturday, Feb. 6, as well as Saturday, Feb. 13 2016, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Log Cabin at Steve Cox Memorial Ball Park in White Center. All... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Holy Family School holding Open House on Sunday, Jan. 31

Holy Family School holding Open House on Sunday, Jan. 31

Holy Family School will be holding an Open House on Sunday, Jan. 31, from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Come discover the benefits of their bi-lingual, faith-filled education program: Faith-Filled Education Academic... [Read more]

PODCAST: Fatal shooting victim identified; Jack Mayne Commentary…

PODCAST: Fatal shooting victim identified; Jack Mayne Commentary…

Here’s episode #34 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

Key Bank in White Center robbed late Wednesday afternoon

Key Bank in White Center robbed late Wednesday afternoon

From our sister site The White Center Blog: The Key Bank located at 9655 17th Ave SW in White Center was robbed late Wednesday afternoon (Jan. 6) just before 5 p.m., according to the King County Sheriff’s... [Read more]

Three White Center area schools put into lockdown Tuesday morning

Three White Center area schools put into lockdown Tuesday morning

From our sister site The White Center Blog: UPDATE 12:56 p.m. 1/5/16: Three schools in the White Center area were put into lockdown Tuesday morning, Jan. 5 – Evergreen, Cascade Middle School and New... [Read more]

Sponsored Post What’s for breakfast? Think Zippy’s Giant Burgers!

What’s for breakfast? Think Zippy’s Giant Burgers!

Thinking “what’s for breakfast tomorrow”? Here’s an idea: Stop by and enjoy Advertiser Zippy’s Giant Burgers breakfast sandwiches. Zippy’s has a tasty breakfast menu, terrific coffee, a great... [Read more]

PODCAST: Normandy Park puts Levy back on ballot; Jack Mayne, more…

PODCAST: Normandy Park puts Levy back on ballot; Jack Mayne, more…

Here’s episode #32 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

Sponsored Post JOBS: Sales Advisors needed for Dignity Memorial

JOBS: Sales Advisors needed for Dignity Memorial

Dignity Memorial currently has immediate openings for Sales Advisors located in White Center (and surrounding areas)! This opportunity represents exceptional income potential, training, benefits, and career... [Read more]

Final recovered birds released after White Center retention pond cooking oil spill

Final recovered birds released after White Center retention pond cooking oil spill

From our sister site The White Center Blog: The Washington State Department of Ecology says that it has “closed the books” on wildlife recovery for birds affected by an Oct. 30 cooking oil... [Read more]

Evergreen Graduate Dianna Tonkin is December’s featured #HighlineAlum

Evergreen Graduate Dianna Tonkin is December’s featured #HighlineAlum

Evergreen High School graduate Dianna Tonkin is December’s featured #HighlineAlum. “Highline Public Schools boasts a long list of well-known and accomplished alumni and dozens of grads you... [Read more]

Student assaulted, tied up in bathroom at Evergreen High School Tuesday

Student assaulted, tied up in bathroom at Evergreen High School Tuesday

From our sister site The White Center Blog: The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a 16-year old female student was found tied up in a school bathroom at Evergreen High School in White... [Read more]

PODCAST: Mental health facility to move to Kent; Jack Mayne; Snow? & more

PODCAST: Mental health facility to move to Kent; Jack Mayne; Snow? & more

Here’s episode #29 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

Explorer West Students lead successful Food Drive for White Center Food Bank

Explorer West Students lead successful Food Drive for White Center Food Bank

For the third consecutive year, students at Explorer West Middle School (an Advertiser) planned and executed a school-wide food drive to support the White Center Food Bank in our community. This annual... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Reminder: Zippy’s Giant Burgers has two locations to serve you

Reminder: Zippy’s Giant Burgers has two locations to serve you

Advertiser Zippy’s Giant Burgers not only has its well known and well-loved White Center location, but it also has a second spot in Seattle’s historic and thriving Georgetown neighborhood... [Read more]

Next WABI Weekday Walk will be at Dick Thurnau Park Wednesday morning

Next WABI Weekday Walk will be at Dick Thurnau Park Wednesday morning

Did you know there are not one but two disc golf courses in the Burien/White Center area? Are you wondering what the heck disc golf is? Come discover disc golf and other surprises at little-known Lakewood... [Read more]

Police seeking help identifying White Center stabbing suspects

Police seeking help identifying White Center stabbing suspects

From our sister site The White Center Blog: King County Sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public’s help identifying three men who attacked and stabbed another man in White Center on Sunday... [Read more]

LETTER: Leader of White Center’s ‘No to Burien’ annexation effort on election

LETTER: Leader of White Center’s ‘No to Burien’ annexation effort on election

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] As a volunteer adult leader of an active... [Read more]

Burien woman charged in DUI fatality crash in White Center

Burien woman charged in DUI fatality crash in White Center

The King County Prosecutor’s Office is reporting that arraignment was held recently for a 50-year-old Burien woman who is charged with Vehicular Homicide for allegedly driving under the influence... [Read more]

Local Director, Actors film ‘The Perfect Pieces’ to premiere at Seattle Shorts Fest

Local Director, Actors film ‘The Perfect Pieces’ to premiere at Seattle Shorts Fest

Local, first-time film Director (but longtime film Editor) Kirk Nordenstrom’s new film “The Perfect Pieces” will have its Seattle premiere at the Seattle Shorts Festival, to be held Nov. 14-15…

King County Parks Family Halloween Carnival will be Saturday, Oct. 24

King County Parks Family Halloween Carnival will be Saturday, Oct. 24

The Annual King County Parks Family Halloween Carnival is coming up on Saturday, October 24th from 2-5pm at the White Center Community Center, in Steve Cox Memorial Park (1321 SW 102nd in White Center). Doors... [Read more]

LOST DOG: ‘Molly’ was last seen near 106th and 14th Ave SW

LOST DOG: ‘Molly’ was last seen near 106th and 14th Ave SW

This lost dog ‘Molly’ was last seen on Sept. 28 near 106th and 14th Ave SW. She is small, and weighs about albs – here she is with her Father: She has cream colored fly-away hair with light... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Center Tool Rental says: ‘It’s Time To Winterize!’

Advertiser Center Tool Rental says: ‘It’s Time To Winterize!’

And now a word from Advertiser Center Tool Rental… We stopped in recently to say Hi to our friends in White Center. While there we picked up on tips to keep in mind in preparing for and dealing with... [Read more]

UPDATE: Evergreen football player passes away; vigil held Monday night

UPDATE: Evergreen football player passes away; vigil held Monday night

From our sister site The White Center Blog: Tragic, heart-breaking news out of Harborview Medical Center in Seattle this afternoon (Monday, Oct. 5) – Evergreen High School football player Kenney Bui... [Read more]

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center releases Fall schedule

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center releases Fall schedule

The Evergreen Community Aquatic Center has released its Fall schedule. Registration dates are: OCTOBER: 9/23 NOVEMBER: 10/23 Evergreen Community Aquatic Center is located at 606 SW 116th Street. To... [Read more]

PODCAST: Citizen’s Arrest nets rapist; Jack Mayne Commentary & more

PODCAST: Citizen’s Arrest nets rapist; Jack Mayne Commentary & more

Here’s episode #18 of our SoKing News Podcast, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics and Excellence... [Read more]

Longtime community advocate Irish McKinney killed in motorcycle accident

Longtime community advocate Irish McKinney killed in motorcycle accident

Longtime community advocate Irish McKinney was killed in a tragic motorcycle accident in California on Monday, Aug. 17. Irish was well-known to the White Center/Burien-area as an avid Harley rider, accountant... [Read more]