May 2018

Full Tilt Ice Cream is celebrating a decade of delciousness

Celebration is planned for June 20

A milestone for a White Center original Full Tilt Ice Cream is coming up June 20, as it celebrates its 10th anniversary.

A celebration is planned for 6/20/2018 from 4pm to 11pm at the White Center location. Live music by Rats in the Grass at 8pm. A portion of the days proceeds will be going to the White Center Food Bank.


Doing the right thing isn't easy, but Chris McCorkle has a heart to make it happen

White Center man given 2018 Citizenship Award by King County

Chris McCorkle is what you might call an "everyday hero" and his act of selflessness was recognized on May 31 by King County with a 2018 Citizenship Award by King County, Washington in a ceremony at the King County Courthouse, Seattle, Washington, for his effort to intercede in a hate crime.

His father, Greg McCorkle who is a photographer and editorial contributor to Westside Seattle wrote the following about his son. Chris offers his own account of the incident below.


Oskar's Pizza truck is new and hot

In business for just two weeks, he's already getting great reviews

Oskar Guerrero loves his pizza and is betting you will too. He has just opened his own business Oskar's Pizza truck, parked daily at the corner of 28th SW and SW Roxbury Street (he's there during the day from 11am to 3pm and Thai You Up Thai food truck is there in the evenings). 

Guerrero learned how to make pizza working for the famous Piecora's Pizza on Madison Street in downtown Seattle. When they sold the building he chose to go out on his own. 


Holy Rosary School observes Corpus Christi with a first time procession

450 students took part as they closed the streets

Holy Rosary School observed Corpus Christi, (latin for Body of Christ) in first ever procession of the Blessed Sacrament involving 450 students from Holy Rosary School on May 31.

The event meant closing the streets in the block around the church. That included California Ave SW briefly as the students led by Father Matthew Oakland carried a canopy and burned incense.


Foster High School's Rios grabs silver in 2A state tennis play

Foster High School's Ana Rios captured second place at the 2A girls state tennis championship singles tournament held at the Nordstrom Tennis Center on the University of Washington campus on Sat., May 26.

Rios dropped a 6-3, 6-1 championship match to three-time defending champion Danya Wallis of North Kitsap.

The Bulldog made her Viking opponent struggle hard at times with booming returns.