Arts Section

Locally-produced ‘Maury Island Incident’ film wins state Innovation Lab Award

Locally-produced ‘Maury Island Incident’ film wins state Innovation Lab Award

Producers of the locally-produced short film “The Maury Island Incident” – which starts shooting June 28 – were honored with an Innovation Lab award from Washington Filmworks at the Seattle... [Read more]

Local Storytelling Festival Goes International in Scope

Local Storytelling Festival Goes International in Scope

by Greg Wright Storytelling has become a worldwide phenomenon. The Puget Sound’s newest annual festival, hosted at PowellsWood Garden on the upper edge of the Redondo greenbelt, is expanding this year... [Read more]

Deadline to Enter SeaTac Municipal Court’s Law Day Contests is March 29

Deadline to Enter SeaTac Municipal Court’s Law Day Contests is March 29

To illustrate the National Law Day Theme “Realizing the Dream: Equality for All,” Judge Elizabeth Cordi-Bejarano invites students to portray their ideas concerning “Equality” by entering SeaTac... [Read more]

Global Connections Band Rated ‘Superior’ at Inauguration Music Festival

Global Connections Band Rated ‘Superior’ at Inauguration Music Festival

The Global Connections High School Wind and Jazz Ensembles received the highest possible rating – Superior with Distinction – for their recent performances at the Presidential Inauguration Music... [Read more]

Founder of Piledriving Company Goes ‘APE’ Over Upcoming Local UFO Film

Founder of Piledriving Company Goes ‘APE’ Over Upcoming Local UFO Film

John White, Founder of American Piledriving Equipment (APE) and an area resident, has stepped up to pile on the majority of funding for an historic local UFO conspiracy movie that will begin filming this... [Read more]

‘Bittner Flute’ Awarded to Global Connections High School 9th Grader

‘Bittner Flute’ Awarded to Global Connections High School 9th Grader

The 2012 Bittner Flute has been awarded to Catalina Corvalan Frugone (pictured above), a 9th grader at Global Connections High School and the daughter of Alfredo Corvalan and Karen Frugone in SeaTac.... [Read more]

Fundraiser Nets Over $27,000 for Global Connections Band’s Trip to D.C.

Fundraiser Nets Over $27,000 for Global Connections Band’s Trip to D.C.

‘An Evening of Jazz and Friends,’ a fundraising event held Oct. 28 to benefit SeaTac’s Global Connections High School Wind Ensemble, was a sell-out success, raising over $27,000! Generous... [Read more]

SLIDESHOW: Brand New Dreamliner Lands at Sea-Tac Airport

SLIDESHOW: Brand New Dreamliner Lands at Sea-Tac Airport

The inaugural flight of ANA’s brand spankin’ new Boeing 787 Dreamliner landed at Sea-Tac Airport on Monday (Oct. 1) from Japan, and Photographer Francis Zera was there to capture her in all... [Read more]

Regional Storytelling Festival Draws National Attention

Regional Storytelling Festival Draws National Attention

by Greg Wright Earlier this summer, Monte Powell’s garden in Federal Way played host to a new regional storytelling festival… the PowellsWood Storytelling Festival. Curated by Des Moines resident... [Read more]

Global Connections Band to Perform at Inauguration, But Needs $60,000 to Go

Global Connections Band to Perform at Inauguration, But Needs $60,000 to Go

The Global Connections High School Wind Ensemble has been invited to participate in the 2013 Presidential Inauguration Music Festival in Washington D.C. and attend the Presidential Inauguration Ceremony... [Read more]