Steve Shay
The mayor recently awarded young artists at a recent celebration at Rainier Community Center. From left to right, Samara Haq, 3rd grader, West Woodland, Maia Sebek, 9th grader, a home schooled Greenwood resident, Elise Morris, 3rd grader, West Woodland, and Ellery Haak, also a 3rd grader at West Woodland.

Area youth awarded by city

The City of Seattle Department of Neighborhoods recently awarded young artists from Ballard at a recent celebration at Rainier Community Center.

Area winners included, Samara Haq, 3rd grader, West Woodland, Maia Sebek, 9th grader, a home schooled Greenwood resident, Elise Morris, 3rd grader, West Woodland, and Ellery Haak, also a 3rd grader at West Woodland.

Mayor Greg Nickels presented during the 15th annual “Neighborhood Appreciation Day’ contest.

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