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Danielle Marchioro new Executive Director of Highline Medical Center Foundation

Danielle Marchioro new Executive Director of Highline Medical Center Foundation

Danielle Marchioro (pictured, left) has joined Highline Medical Center Foundation as its new executive director, the organization’s Board of Directors announced Tuesday, Jan. 16. Danielle will lead the... [Read more]

LETTER: Reader shares who he thinks should be selected as City’s next Mayor

LETTER: Reader shares who he thinks should be selected as City’s next Mayor

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] During the first meeting of 2018, the... [Read more]

Show B-Town some love at Valentine’s Clean Up work party on Sun., Feb. 18

Show B-Town some love at Valentine’s Clean Up work party on Sun., Feb. 18

A local group called ‘Clean Up Burien’ is seeking Volunteers to show their love for B-Town at a Valentine’s Clean Up work party on Sunday, Feb. 18, from Noon – 3 p.m. “Come show... [Read more]

Sponsored Post St. Francis of Assisi School holding Open House on Sunday, Jan. 28

St. Francis of Assisi School holding Open House on Sunday, Jan. 28

St. Francis of Assisi School will be holding an Open House on Sunday, Jan. 28, from 11:15 a.m. – 1 p.m. “The mission of St. Francis of Assisi School is to educate the whole person within a Christ-centered,... [Read more]

VIDEO: City Manager Brian Wilson gives economic forecast at luncheon

VIDEO: City Manager Brian Wilson gives economic forecast at luncheon

On Friday, Jan. 12, Burien City Manager Brian Wilson gave a presentation about the City’s economy at the Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce’s first-ever Economic Forecast Luncheon. Wilson... [Read more]

Sponsored Post January Wine Tasting in the Tin Theater will be this Thursday, Jan. 18

January Wine Tasting in the Tin Theater will be this Thursday, Jan. 18

Save the Date – this Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018: 5 – 7 p.m, January Wine Tasting in the Tin Theater, featuring excellent French wines: Antech Brut Rose Cuvee Emotion Michel Delhommeau Muscadet Cuvee... [Read more]

Reader warns others about unauthorized entry & theft at storage facility

Reader warns others about unauthorized entry & theft at storage facility

From Reader Lance McIntosh comes this warning: UNAUTHORIZED ENTRY AND THEFT! I have been renting an outside storage space at the Public Storage facility at 18041 Des Moines Memorial Dr SW, SeaTac, WA 98148... [Read more]

Sponsored Post LESSONS FROM LITIGATION: Damages and Pay Back

LESSONS FROM LITIGATION: Damages and Pay Back

From Advertiser Matthew R. Hale, Attorney at Law PLLC: LESSONS FROM LITIGATION:  Damages and Pay Back When you have been harmed because of someone else’s negligence, you have two types of damages... [Read more]

A few moments with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

A few moments with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

[EDITOR’S NOTE: We are re-posting this column (originally run Nov. 2, 2008) in honor of the late Dr. Martin Luther King, whose life and work we celebrate today:] “When machines and computers,... [Read more]

Environmental Science Center’s next Moonlight Beach Walk is Sat., Jan. 27

Environmental Science Center’s next Moonlight Beach Walk is Sat., Jan. 27

The Environmental Science Center’s next FREE Moonlight Beach Walk will be held on Saturday, Jan. 27, from 6 – 8 p.m. “Come see marine organisms in a whole new light – your flashlight!... [Read more]

‘Walk the Snake’ with WABI Burien this Wednesday, Jan. 17

‘Walk the Snake’ with WABI Burien this Wednesday, Jan. 17

From our friends at WABI Burien: Did you make a New Year’s resolution to get more exercise?  Join the WABI Weekday Walkers to “Walk the Snake” on the third Wednesday of January – this coming Wednesday,... [Read more]

VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Scenes from Friday’s ‘Battle of Burien’ dance competition

VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Scenes from Friday’s ‘Battle of Burien’ dance competition

Friday night (Jan. 12), dozens of b-boys and b-girls competed in the annual ‘Battle of Burien’ at the Burien Community Center. “The Battle Of Burien started out as a small jam for teens... [Read more]

Man arrested after human remains found in Tukwila Thursday

Man arrested after human remains found in Tukwila Thursday

From our sister site The Tukwila Blog: Detectives with the Tukwila Police Department’s Major Crimes Unit (MCU) are investigating the discovery of human remains found Thursday, Jan. 11 by a resident in... [Read more]

Next Highline Forum will address aircraft altitudes on Wednesday, Jan. 24

Next Highline Forum will address aircraft altitudes on Wednesday, Jan. 24

The next Highline Forum will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 24, from 2:30 – 4:30 p.m. at SeaTac City Hall. At the Forum, members will receive an analysis on aircraft altitudes. Steve Alverson, Senior Vice... [Read more]

Celebration of Service for School Board Member Michael Spear will be Jan. 17

Celebration of Service for School Board Member Michael Spear will be Jan. 17

The Highline Public Schools Board of Directors invites the community, families and staff to attend a Celebration of Service for School Board member Michael Spear as he steps down from the board. Mr. Spear... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Learn to ‘Wreck Dive’ off Vancouver Island with TLSea Diving Feb. 16-18

Learn to ‘Wreck Dive’ off Vancouver Island with TLSea Diving Feb. 16-18

Learn to “Wreck Dive” off Vancouver Island with TLSea Diving Feb. 16-18! Did you know that the world’s largest underwater artificial reef is just a few hours away off of Vancouver Island? The wrecks... [Read more]

Another power outage hits Highline High School; tonight’s play canceled

Another power outage hits Highline High School; tonight’s play canceled

Friday morning (Jan. 12) at around 11 a.m., Highline High School experienced a partial power outage due to a burnt fuse. Lunch and classes were not impacted, and power is expected to be restored later... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools releases new interactive annual report

Highline Public Schools releases new interactive annual report

Highline Public Schools this week announced that it is inviting the community to dig for data and check out its progress in its new online, interactive Annual Report. You can view the report for the 2016-17... [Read more]

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Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Realty Open Houses: Charming 3-BD, Last Westview Estates Home, Normandy Park Waterfront

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding three Open Houses this weekend…

B-TOWN BIZ: Grand Opening of Charlie’s Restaurant is this weekend

B-TOWN BIZ: Grand Opening of Charlie’s Restaurant is this weekend

The Grand Opening of Charlie’s Restaurant in Normandy Park will be this weekend. Doors open for the first time to the public this Friday, Jan. 12 from 4-9 p.m., and again on Saturday Jan. 13 from... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to help count homeless on Friday, Jan. 26

Volunteers needed to help count homeless on Friday, Jan. 26

Volunteers are needed for ‘Count Us In 2018,’ the annual Point in Time Count of people experiencing homelessness which will be held on Friday, Jan. 26. Volunteers will be asked to work in teams... [Read more]

B-Town’s Dog Blogger Marley A. Mutt: ‘Ruff Start to the New Year’

B-Town’s Dog Blogger Marley A. Mutt: ‘Ruff Start to the New Year’

By Marley A. Mutt Ok, I get it. You humans like to make loud noises when you celebrate. You scream and cheer at football games, you whistle and clap your hands at concerts. But, for the love of Pete,... [Read more]

Celebrate Highline High’s Gymnasium during last games on Wed., Jan 31

Celebrate Highline High’s Gymnasium during last games on Wed., Jan 31

All are invited to come celebrate – and say goodbye to – Highline High School’s Gymnasium on Wednesday, Jan. 31, when the boys’ and girls’ basketball teams host Evergreen High School. These... [Read more]

Highline High School Drama’s ‘The Craving’ is Friday & Saturday at the PAC

Highline High School Drama’s ‘The Craving’ is Friday & Saturday at the PAC

Highline High School Drama will be presenting ‘The Craving’ this Friday, Jan. 12 and Saturday, Jan. 13 at the Performing Arts Center. Here’s the synopsis: Screenwriter Terry Kyle Morris... [Read more]