Mark Your Calendars: Bicycle Sundays Are Back

Mark Your Calendars: Bicycle Sundays Are Back

Spring is right around the corner and so are Bicycle Sundays–one of South Seattle’s most beloved traditions–when Lake Washington Boulevard between Mount Baker Beach Park and Seward Park will be closed to motorized traffic from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on 14 different Sundays this spring and summer (see list […]

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Close up of colorful heart shaped candies in filled frame format. Valentines day concept.

14 South Seattle Bakeries Reflect Area’s Diversity

South Seattle is one of the most diverse areas of the city, which is highlighted by the wide range of unique area bakeries. Because where else will you find sweets inspired by Mexican, Chinese, Hawaiian, Filipino, Italian, Vietnamese, Japanese and American cultures all in one big community? 1. Beach Bakery […]

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Got to Run! 16 Seward Park Races in 2018

Got to Run! 16 Seward Park Races in 2018

Have you ever wished for a list of the most popular Seward Park fun runs — either to join in or avoid the traffic on race day? Well look no further because we’ve got the rundown right here! Follow the links for more information. 1. Fitness for Vitality Resolution Series […]

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Happening Now: Winter Food Drive at Windermere Mount Baker

Happening Now: Winter Food Drive at Windermere Mount Baker

Did you know that one in five kids in Washington state lives in a household struggling to put food on the table? And that one in five Washingtonians relies on their local food bank? Who is hungry in Washington? A surprisingly high number of our neighbors, friends and families. Children […]

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TODAY: Boo Bash at the Beach is Here & it’s FREE

TODAY: Boo Bash at the Beach is Here & it’s FREE

It’s huge, it’s safe, it’s flat, and it’s all free: Trick-or-Treating, bike helmets, haircuts, flu shots – only the flu shots are scary! In 2016 when Halloween was on a stormy Monday, more than 4,000 people attended what has become the largest free Halloween event in the entire City of […]

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Explorer West Middle School: Where Young People Thrive

Explorer West Middle School: Where Young People Thrive

Explorer West Middle School: Explorer West Middle School is a small learning community where young people thrive. We are the only 6th to 8th grade independent school in West Seattle. Our faculty and staff are experts in middle school education and focus on the individual needs of our students, meeting them where they are, building on […]

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South Seattle Market Review: Highs, Lows & In-Betweens

South Seattle Market Review: Highs, Lows & In-Betweens

Windermere Mount Baker Real Estate: Windermere Real Estate recently released its Seattle real estate statistics for the third quarter of 2017, and we’ve got your South Seattle numbers below. But first, the typical seasonal slowdown of new listings in September added to frustration for buyers who are competing for a […]

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Documenting the History of Mount Baker

Documenting the History of Mount Baker

From Friends of Mt Baker Town Center: The Mount Baker Park Addition – A Historic Intersection of People and Place The Friends of Mt Baker Town Center are excited to have the opportunity to build the historic, architectural and cultural story of the Mt Baker Park Addition.  The project has […]

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Halloween In the ‘Hood; 13 Fun South Seattle Events

Halloween In the ‘Hood; 13 Fun South Seattle Events

It’s here! Your ghoulish guide to celebrating the fall harvest and Halloween season right here in Seattle’s most vibrant community. From pumpkin carvings to haunted houses, tricks and treats to ghostly events and much more, this is how we get our thrills and chills in South Seattle! 1. Ghostly (Board) […]

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Google Supports South Lake High School with Cyberbullying Grant

Google Supports South Lake High School with Cyberbullying Grant

As part of National Bullying Prevention Month, Seattle Public Schools (SPS) and iCanHelpline.org today announced the launch of a year-long pilot program and partnership to provide schools another tool to address online harassment, intimidation and bullying of students. This pilot is made possible through a Google grant, which will give […]

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