THE BLOG ENDORSES: Vote YES on the Highline School Bond Nov. 8
[caption id="attachment_104725" align="aligncenter" width="490"] Antique control panel in the Boiler Room of Des Moines Elementary School.[/caption] “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” – Nelson Mandela For the first time in our history, we’ve decided to endorse a political issue – we are encouraging all our Readers to vote “YES” on Proposition No. 1 for Highline Schools on Nov. 8. There is no other mechanism to fund local public school construction, modernization or updates than to vote for this new, voter-approved School Bond measure. And yes, we admit that we are biased, as we have a very personal stake in ...
Online registration for this weekend’s Brat Trot closes Thursday at midnight!
Burien's annual Brat Trot fundraiser arrives this weekend – with the Pub Crawl Friday night and the run and Bavarian Fest on Sunday – and it's going to be a fun-filled one! NOTE: Online registration closes at midnight on Thursday, Sept. 29: CLICK HERE TO REGISTER! Here's what to expect: "Beat Bret" Contest! (new this year!) Bret the Brat has been doing his training and is ready to run faster than YOU--ok maybe not all of you! It's Burien's version of "Beat the Bridge"-just finish the 5k race before Bret the Brat (he'll be clearly marked and hard to miss) and you're automatically entered in a drawing ...
PODCAST: Burglar caught on camera; Jack Mayne on paid parking & more…
Here's episode #68 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 Sept. 16-19, 2016: Brazen burglar caught on tape; car thieves busted; former Burien councilmember passes away; new transit station opening; Puget Sound Weather Geek forecast; Jack Mayne commentary on paid parking; ‘The Final Take’ & more… Please share this Podcast – just press the Menu button above and elect 'Share'! You can also subscribe, hear previous episodes and rate ...
PHOTOS: Blues & Brews Fest grosses over $64,500 in Des Moines
The Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park's 7th annual Blues & Brews Festival fundraiser grossed over $64,500 at Des Moines Beach Park on Saturday, Aug. 27. 100% of net proceeds will benefit Highline Music4Life and other local non-profits supported by the Rotary. Bands featured at this year's festival included the CD Woodbury Trio, Polly O'Keary and the Rhythm Method, the Randy Oxford All Star Slam Band and the Rafael Tranquilino Band. Below are photos from the event by Elston Hill (click images to see larger versions/slideshow): And more from Scott Schaefer (click images to see larger versions/slideshow):
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