This Weekend In South Seattle: Celebrate South End Radio, Love Thy Neighbor(hood) and Have an Art Attack

Events this weekend in the South Seattle area

Friday, February 13th

Movies: Opening of 50 Shades of Gray Details:This is the hotly anticipated film adaptation of the bestselling book that has become a global phenomenon.- Showings: 12:15pm, 3:30pm, 7:00pm, 9:00pm, 10:00pm –Where: 4816 Rainier Avenue South, Seattle, WA 98118 – More Info: http://www.arklodgecinemas.com Continue reading This Weekend In South Seattle: Celebrate South End Radio, Love Thy Neighbor(hood) and Have an Art Attack

Building Bridges from Popsicle Sticks, Competition Sparks Students’ Ingenuity

By Katy Wong

South Seattle- The Museum of Flight was filled with Popsicle stick bridges as high-school and middle-schools students fixed their creations with cutters and glue and teachers made final bridge inspections Saturday morning at the  20th Annual Popsicle Stick Bridge Competition. Continue reading Building Bridges from Popsicle Sticks, Competition Sparks Students’ Ingenuity

“New Youth Jail” Passes After Dozens of Cops Storm Protestors in King County Council Chambers

by Marcus Harrison Green

Yesterday’s King County Council meeting to approve the contract for the building of a new youth detention center turned into a marathon session of civil disobedience. What was intended to be a cut and dry public hearing ended up punctuated by police scuffles and full throated salvos against the county’s proposed plans as protesters refused to allow an end to public testimony until every last voice Continue reading “New Youth Jail” Passes After Dozens of Cops Storm Protestors in King County Council Chambers

Rainier Valley Food Bank Launches “Food is Love” Drive

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Rainier Valley Food Bank is launching its “Food Is Love” campaign to raise $14,000 between February 9 and February 20. The campaign is needed to continue purchasing food to provide the balanced diet that is nutritious and culturally-appropriate with fresh produce and protein to supplement food donations. Last year 50,000 more people were fed by the Rainier Valley Food Bank than in 2013 for a total of 196,000 people. Continue reading Rainier Valley Food Bank Launches “Food is Love” Drive

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