PODCAST: Armed man causes lockdowns; purse snatcher; Jack Mayne & more
Here's episode #77 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 and Excellence in Journalism Foundation, and the Nicholas B. Ottaway Foundation: SoKing News Weekly Recap for Dec. 2-5, 2016: Armed man on Burien rooftop causes lockdowns; Normandy Park purse snatcher caught on video; Highline Public Schools receives grant to increase graduation rates; Port revises airport tree removal proposal; Jack Mayne on what SeaTac can and can’t do to help displaced mobile home residents; ‘The Final Take’ and more… (click the 'Play' button below to ...
VIDEO: Watch amazing satellite photo time lapse of the region from 1984-2016
The Google Earth Engine has released a new "Time Lapse" feature, which includes sequences of satellite photos spanning from 1984-present, including this cool one of our region below. One of the more amazing parts of this time lapse is the growth of Sea-Tac Airport, expanding from one runway to three: In addition to cool satellite time lapses of our regions, be sure to check out others around the globe, like Las Vegas or Miami, which show amazing growth...
REVIEW: The Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged) is a holiday gift within a gift
[caption id="attachment_106738" align="aligncenter" width="490"] From left to right, Beth Davis, Kris “Pepper” Hambrick and Anna Richardson substitute in as Confederate Christmas Carolers when the planned acts for their annual church holiday extravaganza are snowed out in The Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged). The three intrepid congregation members perform the entire pageant themselves in this irreverent and heart-warming holiday comedy at Burien Actors Theatre through Dec. 18. Photo by Michael Brunk / nwlens.com.[/caption] By John Van de Ven The Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged), is a holiday gift within a gift – or a pageant within a play. The premise of the play (written by Reed ...
SeaTac Police bust drug dealer, seize stolen guns, narcotics, pot, cash & more
The SeaTac Police Department is reporting that on Thursday, Nov. 10 at about 1 a.m., an officer witnessed what he believed to be a narcotics transaction in the parking lot of the Motel 6 at S. 206th Street/Military Road S. Deputy Bisesto intervened, and his initial investigation led to the seizure of 349 grams of marijuana, $3,223 cash and several iPhones, believed to be evidence of narcotic sales and theft/robbery. Secondarily, a search warrant was served on the suspect vehicle, yielding this additional evidence: The suspect is facing federal firearms and narcotics charges.
Tree Lighting & Festive Fun event will be Thursday, Dec. 1 at Community Center
Celebrate the beginning of the holiday season with your friends and community at the annual Tree Lighting & Festive Fun event, to be held at the SeaTac Community Center on Thursday, Dec. 1, from 5 – 7:30 p.m. Holiday Crafts for Kids ~ 5:00-6:15 p.m. Take your child’s picture with Santa ~ 5:30 p.m. Festive Entertainment ~ 5:30 p.m. Lighting of the Christmas Tree! ~ 7:00 p.m. Refreshments The SeaTac Community Center is located at 13715 24th Ave S.:
Here’s episode #77 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]
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The Kent Regional Fire Authority, Kent Firefighters Local 1747, and the Kent Firefighters Foundation proudly announce the 2016 kick-off of this program that supports the less fortunate in the community. Toys... [Read more]
The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce announced that it will be giving away two pairs of Seahawks tickets at its Dec. 9 Holiday Luncheon. “Courtesy of the generosity of board member Mike Bulleri,... [Read more]
The Google Earth Engine has released a new “Time Lapse” feature, which includes sequences of satellite photos spanning from 1984-present, including this cool one of our region below. One of... [Read more]
Review by John Van de Ven. The Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged), is a holiday gift within a gift – or a pageant within a play. The premise of the play (written by Reed Martin) is a pageant featuring a number of acts…
Do your holiday shopping at the annual Tyee Holiday Bazaar – coming this Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. A wide variety of holiday items and gifts will be on sale at this great bazaar,... [Read more]
The SeaTac City Council recently amended the city’s local Parking Tax Ordinance, “to insure that necessary transportation infrastructure projects are adequately funded to address impacts from... [Read more]
On Tuesday (Nov. 22), Port of Seattle Commissioners addressed community concerns by revising a safety program that cuts down trees in the Sea-Tac Airport flight corridor and replaces them with native,... [Read more]Commentary
Commentary by Senior Writer Jack Mayne (click “Play” button to hear audio version:) http://www.b-townblog.com/wp-content/images/JackMayneEditorial-111816.mp3 With the biennial budgets of the cities... [Read more]
The SeaTac Police Department is reporting that on Thursday, Nov. 10 at about 1 a.m., an officer witnessed what he believed to be a narcotics transaction in the parking lot of the Motel 6 at S. 206th Street/Military... [Read more]Read More Headlines