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Seattle City Light will start replacing aging utility poles in Burien soon

Seattle City Light will start replacing aging utility poles in Burien soon

Starting in early to mid-May, Seattle City Light will begin replacing aging utility poles in Burien, which will likely cause numerous maintenance power outages. Crews will work in an area bordered by... [Read more]

‘Walk-n-Talk’ around southern Gregory Heights this Sunday, May 1

‘Walk-n-Talk’ around southern Gregory Heights this Sunday, May 1

From our friends at WABI Burien: The weatherman has promised a sunny weekend, so let’s get out together for the May Walk-n-Talk, set for this Sunday, May 1! This month we’ll walk around the southern... [Read more]

Burien Arts hosting Open House this Sunday, May 1

Burien Arts hosting Open House this Sunday, May 1

New to Burien and want to feel more connected to your new home? A long-time resident desiring to get more involved in your community? Maybe advancing the Arts in Burien and the Greater Highline area could... [Read more]

Commuters prepare yourselves – Alaskan Way Viaduct closure starts this Friday

Commuters prepare yourselves – Alaskan Way Viaduct closure starts this Friday

Drivers and transit users, pay heed: there are just a few days to get ready for a closure of the State Route 99 Alaskan Way Viaduct through downtown Seattle, as it is set to close this Friday, April 29. Starting... [Read more]

Learn about ‘Urban Cycling’ at Burien Library this Saturday, April 30

Learn about ‘Urban Cycling’ at Burien Library this Saturday, April 30

The Burien Library will be hosting Madi Carlson, author of Urban Cycling, advocate, and urban-cycler extraordinaire, this Saturday, April 30 at 2 p.m. This event is part of this year’s Everyone... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Mother’s Day blooms bright at Advertiser Iris & Peony Floral and Home

Mother’s Day blooms bright at Advertiser Iris & Peony Floral and Home

Hanging Baskets are in! Get them while they last! Good advice from the Iris & Peony Facebook page highlights hanging baskets to delight Mom on her special day. Brimming baskets of Fuschias or Petunias... [Read more]

Help the Highline Schools Foundation at a ‘Shopping Party’ on Friday, May 6

Help the Highline Schools Foundation at a ‘Shopping Party’ on Friday, May 6

You can help the Highline Schools Foundation at a special ‘Shopping Party’ on Friday, May 6, from 4 – 7 p.m. at Paper Delights, located at 15215 21st Ave SW (across from St. Francis). “This... [Read more]

Burien Library hosting ‘News Literacy Roundtable’ on Mental Health May 15

Burien Library hosting ‘News Literacy Roundtable’ on Mental Health May 15

The King County Library System is convening a series of facilitated discussions hosted by the American Society of News Editors (ASNE) as part of ASNE’s National Community and News Literacy Roundtables... [Read more]

REMINDER: Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s season finale is this Saturday

REMINDER: Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s season finale is this Saturday

REMINDER: Northwest Symphony Orchestra will conclude its Season with a performance this Saturday, April 30, starting at 8 p.m. at the Highline Performing Arts Center in Burien. The program will feature... [Read more]

‘Faithful Citizenship Event’ will be at St. Francis of Assisi this Thursday night

‘Faithful Citizenship Event’ will be at St. Francis of Assisi this Thursday night

The Faithful Citizenship event – coming to St. Francis of Assisi this Thursday night, April 28 – is an effort to reach out to people of faith who face important decisions about who they are and what... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Statements Interiors and Gifts has what Mom wants (Mother’s Day is May 8!)

Statements Interiors and Gifts has what Mom wants (Mother’s Day is May 8!)

Mother’s day is Sunday May 8, and Advertiser Statements Interiors and Gifts is ready to make her day special – Owner Phoebe Hui has searched far and near for the perfect items to delight a variety... [Read more]

Say hello to the new ‘Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce’

Say hello to the new ‘Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce’

The Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority (RTA) and the Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce announced a partnership on Tuesday (April 26) with the intent “to better promote the regional... [Read more]

Burien citizens mostly satisfied with city government; no light rail for the city

Burien citizens mostly satisfied with city government; no light rail for the city

By Jack Mayne Burien residents in a semiannual survey say they are concerned about crime and education, but are satisfied at how their city government is performing, with eight out of 10 people surveyed... [Read more]

Hi-Liners’ ‘The Magic Treehouse: The Knight at Dawn KIDS’ opens Friday

Hi-Liners’ ‘The Magic Treehouse: The Knight at Dawn KIDS’ opens Friday

The Hi-Liners Musical Theatre will be presenting ‘The Magic Treehouse: The Knight at Dawn KIDS’ at the Renton Civic Theatre the weekends of April 29, 30, May 1, and May 6 and 7. What would... [Read more]

Rich Lindros will Manage the Highline Bears this year; opening game is May 28!

Rich Lindros will Manage the Highline Bears this year; opening game is May 28!

The Highline Bears announced that they have hired Rich Lindros as their 2016 Manager. Lindros will be taking over the duties from Todd Coughlin, who had signed on for one year as the Bears inaugural... [Read more]

Burien Police seeking public’s help identifying this burglary suspect

Burien Police seeking public’s help identifying this burglary suspect

The Burien Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying this burglary suspect (click images to see larger versions): Police say that he is wanted for questioning in a burglary... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Celebrate Independent Bookstore Day with Advertiser Page 2 Books Saturday

Celebrate Independent Bookstore Day with Advertiser Page 2 Books Saturday

Celebrate Independent Bookstore Day with Advertiser Page 2 Books this Saturday, April 30, from 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.! “To celebrate our wonderful customers we will be having a storewide sale with... [Read more]

Kennedy Catholic High announces new Football Coaching staff

Kennedy Catholic High announces new Football Coaching staff

Kennedy Catholic High School (an Advertiser) announced the hiring of several new coaches to the football team staff, who will join new head coach Sheldon Cross. Cross and his staff have taken the reins... [Read more]

Be sure to ‘GiveBIG’ and help our local non-profits on Tuesday, May 3

Be sure to ‘GiveBIG’ and help our local non-profits on Tuesday, May 3

The Seattle Foundation’s 6th annual day of giving fundraiser event – ‘GiveBIG,’ coming May 3, 2016 – is expected to provide a big boost to 1,600 area nonprofits, several of which support... [Read more]

Orchestra of Flight holding dinner and fundraising concert on Sunday, May 15

Orchestra of Flight holding dinner and fundraising concert on Sunday, May 15

The Orchestra of Flight – a community orchestra based in White Center – will hold its annual fundraising event at Mt. View Presbyterian Church in White Center on Sunday, May 15, 2016, at 5 p.m.... [Read more]

House fire in Burien sends occupant to Harborview, causes $50K in damage

House fire in Burien sends occupant to Harborview, causes $50K in damage

A fire that started in the kitchen of a house near SW 134th and 2nd Ave SW in Burien early Friday morning (April 22) sent an occupant to Harborview Medical Center with “significant” injuries... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Welcome Burien Family Chiropractic, now offering complimentary 30-min. massage

Welcome Burien Family Chiropractic, now offering complimentary 30-min. massage

Are you ready to get out and enjoy spring, but nagging aches and pains are holding you back? Good news! Dr. Kevin Manchester, and Dr. Jaclyn Delong at Burien Family Chiropractic can get you back in the... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Pirates tennis, soccer, baseball & track

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Pirates tennis, soccer, baseball & track

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Back with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 11-year old Isabel Herbruger – who has earned a Girl Scout badge in Journalism, and is also developing her skills for... [Read more]