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Earn BATcoins via Burien Actors Theatre’s new ‘Whitmore Selfie Challenge’!

Earn BATcoins via Burien Actors Theatre’s new ‘Whitmore Selfie Challenge’!

Did you know that you can earn BATcoins by participating in Burien Actors Theatre’s new ‘Whitmore Selfie Challenge’? During the run of Church & State – which opens this Friday,... [Read more]

Auditions for Hi-Liners’ production of ‘Into the Woods’ will be Thursday, May 10

Auditions for Hi-Liners’ production of ‘Into the Woods’ will be Thursday, May 10

Auditions for the Hi-Liners’ MainStage Production of ‘Into the Woods’ will be held on Thursday, May 10. James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim take everyone’s favorite storybook characters... [Read more]

National Children’s Day to be celebrated at Burien Library on Sun., April 29

National Children’s Day to be celebrated at Burien Library on Sun., April 29

Serving residents within 39 cities of its large and diverse service area, King County Library System (KCLS) will emphasize the importance of literacy for children from all backgrounds on Sunday, April... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Taste Northwest Cellars Wines at Tin Room Bar & Theater this Thursday

Taste Northwest Cellars Wines at Tin Room Bar & Theater this Thursday

SAVE THE DATE! April Wine Tasting! This Thursday, April 19: 5 – 7 p.m. Tin Room Bar & Theater Featuring Northwest Cellars Wines: I’M IN! Chardonnay 2016 100% Chardonnay Smell the melon, dried... [Read more]

Come support Hi-Liners at their Spring Bookfair Fundraiser Sun., April 22

Come support Hi-Liners at their Spring Bookfair Fundraiser Sun., April 22

Come support Burien’s Hi-Liners during their Spring Bookfair Fundraiser this coming Sunday, April 22 at Barnes & Noble in Tukwila. “Join us as we count down to our spring production of... [Read more]

‘Taste of Burien’ winners announced

‘Taste of Burien’ winners announced

Discover Burien’s ‘Taste of Burien’ event – formerly known as ‘Burien Bites’ – was held at Merrill Gardens last Thursday, April 12, 2018. At this annual event, local restaurants offered... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Rain can be very beautiful

PHOTOS: Rain can be very beautiful

Courtesy Elston Hill comes these great photos he took Sunday morning (April 15) in his front yard after going for a walk. “Lots to enjoy now that spring is here. Be sure you are one of the many... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Construction at Airport’s North Satellite Modernization Project

PHOTOS: Construction at Airport’s North Satellite Modernization Project

Story & Photos by Elston Hill The North Satellite Modernization Project is the expansion and renovation of the 45-year-old North Satellite facility at Sea-Tac Airport. We were privileged to take a... [Read more]

Religion, guns, social media mix with politics in BAT’s dramedy ‘Church & State’

Religion, guns, social media mix with politics in BAT’s dramedy ‘Church & State’

Burien Actors Theater’s (“BAT”) production of the comedy-drama Church & State – which runs April 27 to May 20 – is a look at what can happen when religion, guns and social media mix it... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Orca whales frolic off Burien’s Three Tree Point

PHOTOS: Orca whales frolic off Burien’s Three Tree Point

Courtesy Elston Hill comes these great photos of Orca whales frolicking off Burien’s Three Tree Point on Tuesday, April 10. “About 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday afternoon. Must be transients. They... [Read more]

REMINDER: ‘Taste of Burien’ will be at Merrill Gardens this Thursday, April 12

REMINDER: ‘Taste of Burien’ will be at Merrill Gardens this Thursday, April 12

REMINDER: Get your taste buds ready B-Town, because Discover Burien’s ‘Taste of Burien’ event – formerly known as ‘Burien Bites’ – will be held at Merrill Gardens this... [Read more]

The next ‘Pitch Pit’ Screenwriting Competition will be this Friday, April 13

The next ‘Pitch Pit’ Screenwriting Competition will be this Friday, April 13

The next “Pitch Pit” Screenwriting Competition will be this Friday, April 13, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at Create!, located at 216 W. Gowe Street in the Kent Arts District. Here’s how it... [Read more]

City of Burien hosting new Art Exhibits in downtown Burien through June

City of Burien hosting new Art Exhibits in downtown Burien through June

The City of Burien– in partnership with The Maverick Apartments and Merrill Gardens Senior Living at Burien – are currently presenting the works of Kathleen Skeels and Roxanne G. Fawcett until the... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Moshier Spring Pottery Sale will be Saturday, May 5

SAVE THE DATE: Moshier Spring Pottery Sale will be Saturday, May 5

Twice a year the potters at the Moshier Community Art Center gather to sell their handmade wares, with the next event set for Saturday, May 5. Come to this amazing sale to find hundreds of items such... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Bees & Cherry Blossoms at Burien Town Square Park

PHOTOS: Bees & Cherry Blossoms at Burien Town Square Park

Courtesy Photographer Aaron Wells comes these great photos of bees and cherry blossoms taken on Friday, April 6 at Burien Town Square Park: Click images to view larger versions/slideshow: A Cherry Blossom... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Highline High Pirates baseball team is loaded with Seniors this year

PHOTOS: Highline High Pirates baseball team is loaded with Seniors this year

The Highline Pirates Baseball team is loaded with Seniors this year! They are currently 7-1 in conference play, losing a close game to River Ridge on Monday before coming back to beat them in the last... [Read more]

Roadside Attraction Big Band Jazz will perform at Highline High School April 17

Roadside Attraction Big Band Jazz will perform at Highline High School April 17

Roadside Attraction Big Band Jazz – with Highline High School’s Band Director, Scott Babcock – will be putting on a FREE concert Tuesday, April 17 at Highline High School Cafeteria, from 7:30 9... [Read more]

PHOTOS: It was a cool and misty night at the 2018 Burien UFO Festival

PHOTOS: It was a cool and misty night at the 2018 Burien UFO Festival

Story & Photos by Julie Newcombe It was a cool and misty night — fewer sightings (and photos due to rain) than BUFO 2016, but that didn’t put a damper on the festivities — alien life forms,... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Drizzle, fog and calm waters make for great photos

PHOTOS: Drizzle, fog and calm waters make for great photos

The drizzle, fog, and very calm waters continue – although expect a change with big winds on Saturday – providing a great backdrop to Elston Hill, who shot these great photos from and in Burien recently. Click... [Read more]

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Burien Arts-A-Glow Lantern Festival seeking Artists

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Burien Arts-A-Glow Lantern Festival seeking Artists

CALL FOR ARTISTS: Burien Arts-A-Glow Lantern Festival & Procession is seeking Artists: WHERE: Dottie Harper Park, Burien, WA WHEN: September 8, 2018, 5– 10 p.m. INFO: www.burienwa.gov/GLOW DEADLINE... [Read more]

Auditions for Hi-Liners ‘The Lion King, Jr.’ will be Saturday, April 14

Auditions for Hi-Liners ‘The Lion King, Jr.’ will be Saturday, April 14

Are you between the ages of 7-15? Enjoy singing and dancing? Register for the Hi-Liners no-tears workshop style audition on Saturday, April 14! Be a part of The Hi-Liners Summer 2018 show, Disney’s... [Read more]

Got your tix yet? Burien UFO Festival is this THURSDAY in Olde Burien!

Got your tix yet? Burien UFO Festival is this THURSDAY in Olde Burien!

Got your tickets yet? The Burien UFO Festival is returning this THURSDAY, APRIL 5 after a one-year abduction… SPEAKERS ARE NEW THIS YEAR! Expert guest speakers and authors will give live UFO-related... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Book Signing with Author Robert Dugoni will be April 25 at Tin Theater

Book Signing with Author Robert Dugoni will be April 25 at Tin Theater

From Advertiser The Tin Room Bar & Theater: SAVE THE DATE! WEDNESDAY, APRIL 25 – 5 – 6:30 p.m.  “A Night of Beer & Books” Book Signing with bestselling author Robert Dugoni! The... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Artist Alexis St. John holding Moving/Art/Book Sale this Saturday

Artist Alexis St. John holding Moving/Art/Book Sale this Saturday

Artist Alexis St. John will be holding a Moving/Art/Book Sale event at her artist studio this Saturday, March 31. The event will run fro 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. at her studio, which is located at 615 SW... [Read more]