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Sea-Tac Airport food donation program enters 10th successful year

Sea-Tac Airport food donation program enters 10th successful year

Jenna Josephsen, with Host-Starbucks, moving donated food from Host-Starbucks to the Airport’s food donation room for pick up by local food bank, 19 March 2013. By Brian DeRoy Port of Seattle A bustling... [Read more]

Volunteer Heroes needed for Blood Drive in SeaTac on Monday, May 1

Volunteer Heroes needed for Blood Drive in SeaTac on Monday, May 1

Volunteers are needed for a Blood drive at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church onMonday May 1. 2017: WHERE: Prince of Peace Lutheran Fellowship Hall,19030 8th Ave. S. SeaTac WA 98148 WHEN: Monday, May 1:... [Read more]

ANALYSIS: Blame the Blue Angels for planes still flying low over Burien

ANALYSIS: Blame the Blue Angels for planes still flying low over Burien

By Jack Mayne If you are a Burien resident still hearing airplanes zooming over your home at all hours every time the prevailing wind is from the south, blame it on the Blue Angels. The turns over Burien... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Blood Drive at Matt Griffin YMCA Wednesday

Volunteers needed for Blood Drive at Matt Griffin YMCA Wednesday

Organizers are low on sign-ups for a Blood Drive scheduled for Wednesday, April 19 at Matt Griffin YMCA – PLEASE HELP! “Sparing 45 minutes of your time to give blood, can potentially help save... [Read more]

Emily’s Handmade Soaps to host LulaRoe Trunk Show this Saturday, March 25

Emily’s Handmade Soaps to host LulaRoe Trunk Show this Saturday, March 25

LulaRoe full-time consultant Christina will be bringing her entire LuLaRoe Inventory for you to shop in the comfort and relaxing aromas of Emily’s Handmade Soaps in downtown Des Moines. The event will... [Read more]

Hearing on bill to study air pollution around Sea-Tac Airport will be Thursday

Hearing on bill to study air pollution around Sea-Tac Airport will be Thursday

UPDATE: The date for this hearing has been moved to Thursday, Feb. 2.: A hearing on a bill that would require a State Health Department study of air quality implications of increased air traffic at Sea-Tac... [Read more]

Registration to rent a plot in the SeaTac Community Garden has opened

Registration to rent a plot in the SeaTac Community Garden has opened

Registration for the City of SeaTac’s first community garden has officially opened; here are the details: The community garden is scheduled to open this spring in North SeaTac Park adjacent to the... [Read more]

A report from the Washington State Council of the Blind Convention in SeaTac

A report from the Washington State Council of the Blind Convention in SeaTac

Story & Photos by Pam Fernald On Friday, Nov. 4, I had the pleasure of presenting the opening ‘welcome to SeaTac’ remarks at the Washington Council of the Blind Convention, which was held at the... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Blood Drive at Prince of Peace Lutheran Monday, Oct. 24

Volunteers needed for Blood Drive at Prince of Peace Lutheran Monday, Oct. 24

Volunteers are needed for a Blood drive on Monday Oct. 24, 2016 at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in SeaTac. Here are the details: WHERE: Prince of Peace Lutheran Fellowship Hall, 19030 8th Ave. S. SeaTac... [Read more]

Volunteers urgently needed for Blood Drive on Monday, Aug. 22

Volunteers urgently needed for Blood Drive on Monday, Aug. 22

Volunteers are urgently needed for a Blood Drive this coming Monday, Aug. 22, at Prince of Peace Lutheran Fellowship Hall, located at 19030 8th Ave. S. in SeaTac. Here’s more info: The blood center... [Read more]

Young boy nearly drowns at Angle Lake Thursday afternoon

Young boy nearly drowns at Angle Lake Thursday afternoon

An elementary school-aged boy has been transported to a local hospital by King County Medic One after he was found unconscious in the swimming area of Angle Lake Park in SeaTac Thursday afternoon, Aug.... [Read more]

Seattle Storm holding FREE Community Practice at Tyee on Wed., July 13

Seattle Storm holding FREE Community Practice at Tyee on Wed., July 13

A FREE Community Practice for the Seattle Storm will be held on Wednesday, July 13 at the Tyee Campus in SeaTac. This is a fun and free event for kids and families, which will take place from 6 – 8... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Blood Drive in SeaTac on Monday, June 13

Volunteers needed for Blood Drive in SeaTac on Monday, June 13

Volunteers are needed for a Blood Drive at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, located at 19030 8th Ave. S. in SeaTac on Monday, June 13 in the Fellowship Hall. Drive hours will be from 12:30 p.m.... [Read more]

For Your Consideration: When Doves Cry

For Your Consideration: When Doves Cry

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Our newest column – by Janice Taylor – is her personal viewpoint of current issues and the City of SeaTac. It does not necessarily reflect the views of The SeaTac Blog nor... [Read more]

National Pharmaceutical Drug Take Back Day will be Saturday, April 30

National Pharmaceutical Drug Take Back Day will be Saturday, April 30

National Pharmaceutical Drug Take Back Day will be on Saturday, April 30, in the SeaTac City Hall Lobby. This event aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription... [Read more]

Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA’s Adult Basketball League starts Sunday, Feb. 21

Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA’s Adult Basketball League starts Sunday, Feb. 21

Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA will be starting its Adult Basketball League on Sundays, beginning Feb. 21: Here we go again! It’s time to start the Adult Basketball League so that means there will be... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Blood Drive Monday at Prince of Peace Lutheran

Volunteers needed for Blood Drive Monday at Prince of Peace Lutheran

Volunteers are needed for a Blood Drive on Monday, Feb. 1 at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church: WHEN: Monday, February 1st 2016: 12:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. (closed 2:30 – 3:30 p.m.) WHERE: Prince of Peace... [Read more]

DSHS Mobile Van will be at SeaTac City Hall on Thursday, Jan. 7

DSHS Mobile Van will be at SeaTac City Hall on Thursday, Jan. 7

SeaTac Municipal Court will be hosting the Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) Mobile Community Services Office (CSO) at SeaTac City Hall on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. “My... [Read more]

LIVE: Live video stream from Des Moines Food Bank Fundraiser

LIVE: Live video stream from Des Moines Food Bank Fundraiser

Click the “Play” button to watch our LIVE video stream from the Square Meal Partner fundraiser for the Des Moines Food Bank, taking place at the Normandy Park Market until 4 p.m. on Saturday,... [Read more]

Ribbon cut for new Valley Ridge Community Teen Center Addition

Ribbon cut for new Valley Ridge Community Teen Center Addition

On Tuesday (Nov. 17), the City of SeaTac held a ribbon cutting ceremony to mark the completion of the Teen Center addition at the Valley Ridge Community Center. The concept of the project began with... [Read more]