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CEOs from local corporations help close Digital Divide in Highline Public Schools

CEOs from local corporations help close Digital Divide in Highline Public Schools

Photos by Jana Kleitsch On Friday (April 17), top executives from The Boeing Company, Alaska Airlines, and Syntonic visited SeaTac’s Chinook Middle School to see and experience digital learning... [Read more]

Expanded Festivities This Mother’s Day at PowellsWood Garden

Expanded Festivities This Mother’s Day at PowellsWood Garden

New garden spaces make it possible for PowellsWood to expand offerings at their annual Mother’s Day weekend event. Each year Monte and Diane Powell offer up a taste of English Garden-inspired hospitality... [Read more]

Joe Van appointed to Highline School Board at special meeting Wed. night

Joe Van appointed to Highline School Board at special meeting Wed. night

The Highline School Board voted to appoint Chung (Joe) Van of SeaTac to the Director District 3 position during a special meeting on Wednesday, April 15. He participated in his first School Board meeting... [Read more]

SeaTac/Burien 2015 ‘Music in the Park’ Summer concert schedules released

SeaTac/Burien 2015 ‘Music in the Park’ Summer concert schedules released

Summer is just around the corner – can you feel/smell/taste it yet? One sure indicator – aside from the increasing pollen count – is that the City of Burien announced the lineup for its FREE 2015... [Read more]

Highline School Board to appoint Chung (Joe) Van as new member April 15

Highline School Board to appoint Chung (Joe) Van as new member April 15

The Highline School Board is scheduled to appoint a new member – Chung (Joe) Van of SeaTac – on Wednesday, April 15, during a special meeting. Van is a finalist for the vacant Director District 3... [Read more]

SeaTac’s annual Community Litter Cleanup Event will be Saturday, April 25

SeaTac’s annual Community Litter Cleanup Event will be Saturday, April 25

Volunteers are needed to lend a hand at SeaTac’s annual Community Litter Cleanup Event, set for Saturday, April 25, from 9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. and starting at the Tyee Educational Complex Parking... [Read more]

UPDATE: Man wanted for hate crime in SeaTac has been identified

UPDATE: Man wanted for hate crime in SeaTac has been identified

UPDATE FRIDAY APRIL 3, 2015: The man wanted for a hate crime in SeaTac has been identified, according to the King County Sheriff’s Office: Det’s have ID’d hate crime suspect based on... [Read more]

The Cactus Speaks: Airport Plan Loses Altitude, Questions Surprise Ballot Measure Salespersons, Running for Office-PDC. But Wait! There’s More!

The Cactus Speaks: Airport Plan Loses Altitude, Questions Surprise Ballot Measure Salespersons, Running for Office-PDC. But Wait! There’s More!

[EDITOR’S NOTE: This column by Earl Gipson is a view of SeaTac city government. It does not necessarily reflect the views of The SeaTac Blog nor its staff. We are seeking additional regular columnists... [Read more]

Outstanding Citizen Community Service Award given to Nurse Cheri Dreiling

Outstanding Citizen Community Service Award given to Nurse Cheri Dreiling

At the March 24 Regular SeaTac City Council Meeting, the Kent Fire Department RFA presented the Outstanding Citizen Community Service Award to recognize individuals who make an extraordinary contribution... [Read more]

UPDATE: Robert Leroy Studer, wanted for murder, captured in California

UPDATE: Robert Leroy Studer, wanted for murder, captured in California

UPDATE MARCH 29, 2015: Robert Leroy Studer, 68, wanted as a suspect in the shooting death of his 42 year old nephew in Seatac on Thursday, was captured in California. Police say that Studer was taken... [Read more]