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Suz Muse: It’s fun to feel part of a community, and I feel so lucky…

Suz Muse: It’s fun to feel part of a community, and I feel so lucky…

By Suzanne Greive When I grew up my Dad was in the Navy and the Air Force. We moved a lot and lived on military bases wherever we were stationed. They all looked pretty much the same. It was a different... [Read more]

Enjoy a Potluck & A Night of Carols at St. Francis of Assisi on Tuesday, Dec. 11

Enjoy a Potluck & A Night of Carols at St. Francis of Assisi on Tuesday, Dec. 11

All are very happily invited to join the St. Francis of Assisi Parish/School community for a potluck dinner and A Night of Carols on Tuesday, Dec. 11, from 6 – 7:30 p.m. “Come celebrate the season... [Read more]

VIDEO: Poet-in-Residence Raúl Sánchez reads his original poem to City Council

VIDEO: Poet-in-Residence Raúl Sánchez reads his original poem to City Council

Burien’s Poet-in-Residence Raúl Sánchez read ‘Bountiful Burien,’ his new, original poem about Burien to the City Council at Monday night’s regular meeting. Managed by former Burien... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Sunrise at Three Tree Point

PHOTOS: Sunrise at Three Tree Point

Courtesy Elston Hill comes these awesome photos, taken at sunrise on Wednesday, Dec. 5 at Three Tree Point (click images to view larger photos/slideshow):  Read More →

Burien Arts All-Ages Open Mic will be Thursday, Dec. 20 at Salmon Creek Cafe

Burien Arts All-Ages Open Mic will be Thursday, Dec. 20 at Salmon Creek Cafe

All-Ages Open Mic HOLIDAY EDITION – THURSDAY, DEC. 20 • 6 – 8 p.m. at the Salmon Creek Cafe Burien Arts will be holding as FREE all-ages Open Mic event – with an open format of songs, poetry,... [Read more]

UPDATE: Des Moines Gospel Chapel’s ‘Foolish Wiseman’ moved to Sun., Dec. 23

UPDATE: Des Moines Gospel Chapel’s ‘Foolish Wiseman’ moved to Sun., Dec. 23

UPDATE: Des Moines Gospel Chapel will be presenting a Taproot Theatre Christmas Play – Foolish Wiseman by Sean Gaffney – has been moved to Sunday, Dec. 23, starting at 11 a.m. Family, friends and... [Read more]

Northwest Associated Arts ‘Christmas Sounds in Burien’ will be this weekend

Northwest Associated Arts ‘Christmas Sounds in Burien’ will be this weekend

The entire Northwest Associated Arts choral family will present their annual ‘Christmas Sounds in Burien’ at the Highline Performing Arts Center this weekend. This annual holiday extravaganza... [Read more]

Merrill Gardens Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Dec. 22

Merrill Gardens Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Dec. 22

Merrill Gardens will be hosting a Holiday Bazaar on Saturday, Dec. 22, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in their Community Room. “Come join us at MG Burien for Refreshments, Holiday Music & Weekend Shopping! We... [Read more]

REMINDER: Help the Hi-Liners by eating at Endolyne Joe’s this Wednesday!

REMINDER: Help the Hi-Liners by eating at Endolyne Joe’s this Wednesday!

REMINDER: Join your neighbors or bring a friend to Endolyne Joe’s this WEDNESDAY, Dec. 5 for a taste of Argentina – 25% of ALL proceeds that day will be donated to The Hi-Liners Musical Theatre, South... [Read more]

Children can talk to Santa via ‘The Santa Net’ nightly through Christmas Eve

Children can talk to Santa via ‘The Santa Net’ nightly through Christmas Eve

For the 13th consecutive year, The 3916 Nets will be presenting ‘The Santa Net’ on 3.916 MHz, where good girls and boys can talk to Santa Claus, via amateur radio, nightly at 5:30 p.m. Pacific... [Read more]

PHOTOS: A Tree Trimmer, Orcas and the Olympics

PHOTOS: A Tree Trimmer, Orcas and the Olympics

Courtesy Elston Hill comes these great photos, taken recently and showing our region’s seasonal beauty and natural wonder (click images to view larger versions/slideshow): One hundred feet up in... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Welcome to ‘Weekends Only,’ Tukwila’s Newest Antique & Oddity establishment

Welcome to ‘Weekends Only,’ Tukwila’s Newest Antique & Oddity establishment

Welcome to ‘Weekends Only,’ Tukwila’s newest Antique & Oddity establishment – OPEN NOW! This is the newest place to find undiscovered treasures at incredible prices, and just like... [Read more]

Poet-in-Residence, budget, revenue & more at Monday night’s Council meeting

Poet-in-Residence, budget, revenue & more at Monday night’s Council meeting

On the agenda for Monday night’s (Dec. 3) regular Burien City Council meeting will be a live reading from Poet-in-Residence Raul Sanchez, a final public hearing on the 2019-2020 Preliminary Operating... [Read more]

REMINDER: Meet Santa, light the tree & see snow at ‘Winterfest’ this Saturday!

REMINDER: Meet Santa, light the tree & see snow at ‘Winterfest’ this Saturday!

REMINDER: ‘Winterfest’ is coming to Normandy Park this SATURDAY, Dec. 1, with two events: Manhattan Village, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.: 17847 1st Ave S, Normandy Park, WA 98148. Cookie decorating... [Read more]

Suz Muse: Carrot seeds don’t make good lawns

Suz Muse: Carrot seeds don’t make good lawns

My husband’s grandfather was an entrepreneur from a small coastal community in Maine. He would buy things in bulk from various sources for pennies on the dollar, then resell them in his bargain shop. Many... [Read more]

REMINDER: Buy Local & Handmade at Moshier Holiday Pottery Sale Saturday!

REMINDER: Buy Local & Handmade at Moshier Holiday Pottery Sale Saturday!

REMINDER: Buy Local and Handmade at the Moshier Holiday Pottery Sale this Saturday, Dec. 1! Twice a year the potters at the Moshier Community Art Center gather to sell their handmade wares. Come to this... [Read more]

Enjoy Santa, songs & more at Burien’s Tree Lighting on Wednesday, Dec. 5

Enjoy Santa, songs & more at Burien’s Tree Lighting on Wednesday, Dec. 5

All are invited to Burien’s annual Christmas Tree Lighting at Economy Wiring (633 SW 148th Street, map below) on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, starting at 6 p.m. Here’s what to expect at this long-running... [Read more]

REVIEW: Hilarious & heartwarming <i>Handle With Care</i> balances hope, grief

REVIEW: Hilarious & heartwarming Handle With Care balances hope, grief

From left to right, Israeli travelers Ayelet (Anna Richardson) and her grandmother, Edna (Eileen McCann), laugh about an escapade from their trip to America in the holiday comedy Handle with Care. The... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Highline High Ceramics class ‘Monster Fundraiser’ raises over $1,337

PHOTOS: Highline High Ceramics class ‘Monster Fundraiser’ raises over $1,337

Story & Photos by Scott Schaefer Highline High School’s Ceramics class recently held its annual ‘Monster Fundraiser’ – where fun, playful ceramic ‘Monsters’ created... [Read more]