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Madrona Elementary, Big Picture High Closed Monday Due To Power Outages

Madrona Elementary, Big Picture High Closed Monday Due To Power Outages

Two Highline Schools will be closed today (Monday, Jan. 23) due to power outages – Madrona Elementary and Big Picture Middle and High Schools. For more information or updates, visit Highline’s... [Read more]

It’s a Snow Day For Real as Forecasted Winter Storm Blasts Western Washington

It’s a Snow Day For Real as Forecasted Winter Storm Blasts Western Washington

by Greg Wright The winter storm warning remains in effect until 8 PM this evening… Total snow accumulations of 10 to 20 inches in the southwest interior and 8 to 16 inches of new snow in the lower... [Read more]

Did You Know A Song Had Been Written About SeaTac Airport?  We Didn’t Either!

Did You Know A Song Had Been Written About SeaTac Airport? We Didn’t Either!

In 2005, British band The Wedding Present released an album called Take Fountain.  A single from that album was titled “Ringway to Seatac,” a song about quarreling lovers, one of whom threatens... [Read more]

REVIEW: Dead Poets Society

REVIEW: Dead Poets Society

by Greg Wright What new insight could I possibly add to your experience of Dead Poets Society?  Very little, I imagine.  My own history with this classic film is long and deep, having been a fan of both... [Read more]

If You Register Now For ‘Cove To Clover,’ You’ll Save Some Serious ¢lover!

If You Register Now For ‘Cove To Clover,’ You’ll Save Some Serious ¢lover!

If you register now to run in the 4th annual Cove to Clover fundraiser (coming up March 9-11), you’ll save some serious ¢lover, ‘cuz registration rates are at their lowest right now! South... [Read more]

WEATHER: Snow Mentioned In Official Weather Forecast For Early Next Week

WEATHER: Snow Mentioned In Official Weather Forecast For Early Next Week

Just when you thought your mild northwest “winter” was over comes word from the National Weather Service that the ‘S’ word – as in SNOW – may creep back into the forecast early... [Read more]

New Mayor Tony Anderson Wastes No Time in Setting New Tone For City Government

New Mayor Tony Anderson Wastes No Time in Setting New Tone For City Government

by Greg Wright The January 10 Regular City Council Meeting signaled the end of one era and the beginning of a new one as the newly-constituted City Council appointed incumbent member Tony Anderson as Mayor... [Read more]

What’s “Orienteering,” You Ask?  Check Out This Video And You’ll Find Out Quick!

What’s “Orienteering,” You Ask? Check Out This Video And You’ll Find Out Quick!

by Greg Wright One of my Google news alerts popped this video up yesterday… and it’s fascinating! On December 3, the Cascade Orienteering Club conducted one of its events at North SeaTac Park,... [Read more]

REVIEW: There Be Dragons

REVIEW: There Be Dragons

by Greg Wright Ultimately, I think will stand by my original assessment that Roland Joffe’s latest feature film is “a somewhat stylized cross between Doctor Zhivago and, well, Fried Green Tomatoes”…... [Read more]

Deadline Approaches for Submissions to Annual SeaTac Youth Art Exhibit at City Hall

Deadline Approaches for Submissions to Annual SeaTac Youth Art Exhibit at City Hall

Each year the City invites students who either reside in the City of SeaTac or who are enrolled in a high school within the City’s boundaries to show artwork at the Youth Art Exhibit. Submission date... [Read more]