WHCA Receives King County Fire District 20’s Community Service Award

by Devin Chicras

While we came to King County Fire District 20’s annual awards ceremony to honor our community’s firefighters and celebrate 75 years of our beloved Skyway fire district, we were absolutely surprised and honored to have also been recognized amongst our local heroes for the work we’ve been lucky enough to do for (and with) our neighbors.

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WHCA’s Top Seven West Hill Moments of 2017

by Devin Chicras

2017 was a pretty darn good year for your all-volunteer nonprofit West Hill Community Association. We welcomed five new board members, grew attendance at all our events, rolled up our sleeves alongside even more hardworking volunteers, and met some incredible new neighbors. We celebrated victories, re-organized, and doubled our efforts where needed. While we’ve already hit the ground running for 2018, we’re gunna pause for just a second to look back on some of the more memorable moments of last year. Without further ado, here are our top seven moments from 2017: Continue Reading 

WHCA Bowling Alley Takeover - October 2017

Let’s Turn the Bowling Alley Into Halloween Party Central (for a Cause)

by Devin Chicras

We did it for Spring, we can sure as heck do it for Halloween.

But just how big our party is on October 30th is up to you guys. Give dollars, unlock levels, then celebrate with us on Halloween Eve at Skyway Park Bowl with cheap bowling and some fun, free, fantastic surprises.

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West Hill Action Mob (WHAM) Fall Cleanup 2017 Volunteers

Trash, Weeds, Pizza: Three Things West Hill Action Mob Took Care of Last Weekend

by Devin Chicras

Neighbors volunteered to make trash and weeds disappear from the Skyway Business District

…and later do the same to a stack of delicious pizza.

Between eating free breakfast and lunch, more than 20 neighbors went out and tamed the sidewalks of Skyway’s business district this weekend. How did we do it? Well here’s a look at the West Hill Action Mob (WHAM) Party: Fall Cleanup 2017 from Saturday, September 16th. Thanks to everyone who helped out! Continue Reading 

West Hill Community Association (WHCA) Summer Recap 2017

WHCA’s Skyway Summer Event Recap & Fall Preview

by Devin Chicras

We block partied. We paraded. We played the HECK out of some tabletop games.

And we experienced the best films both in and outdoors, always with fresh organic popcorn in hand.

Some folks underestimate how much fun we have in West Hill, particularly in our vibrant Skyway neighborhood. For those unfortunate folks that might not have paid close attention and missed all the fun, here’s a look back at some of our favorite highlights you can share with ’em.

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WHCA Bowling Alley Takeover - List of Things Not Permitted

List of Things Not Permitted at Monday’s Bowling Alley Takeover

by Devin Chicras

As you know, we’re inviting everyone to hang out with us at Skyway Park Bowl on Monday, March 27th from 6-9pm for some cheap bowling and good times. While this is not only an excellent excuse to meet neighbors, party down and have fun – it’s also the perfect excuse to bring friends and family along to bowl for cheap ($4+tax for shoe rental gets you 3 games free). If you haven’t bowled for awhile, please review the list below for actions that are NOT PERMITTED at the WHCA Bowling Alley Takeover.  Continue Reading 

WHCA Bowling Alley Takeover 2017

WHCA Bowling Alley Takeover 3/27 – Donate Now, Unlock Surprises!

by Devin Chicras

From the good folks that bring you Skyway Outdoor Cinema, West Hill Action Mob and hyperlocal news and info on the reg – comes a… fundraiser.

Ok, that’s not the whole story. What we really wanna do is get everyone down to hang out with us at Skyway Park Bowl on Monday, March 27th from 6-9pm for some cheap bowling and good times with our favorite friends and neighbors (that’s you, btw).  Continue Reading 

West Hill Moments We'll Remember 2015

West Hill Moments We’ll Remember From 2015

by Devin Chicras

From taking on mountains and tackling wetlands restoration to the crazy costumes at Skyway Outdoor Cinema, 2015 was packed with unforgettable moments in West Hill. We look back on a few of our favorites in this round-up:

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