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Burien Actors Theatre publishes new local Restaurant Directory for Burien

Burien Actors Theatre publishes new local Restaurant Directory for Burien

Our friends at Burien Actors Theatre recently created a new restaurant directory for Burien, listing at least 127 restaurants – kind of a big deal, considering how much time and effort projects like... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Boys Basketball are tops in their conference!

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Boys Basketball are tops in their conference!

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her third year(!) with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

Enjoy Carols, Cocoa at Burien Community Church’s Christmas Eve, Day Services

Enjoy Carols, Cocoa at Burien Community Church’s Christmas Eve, Day Services

Burien Community Church will hold its traditional Lessons and Carols Service on Saturday, Dec. 24 at 7 p.m. The service will conclude with a candlelight singing of Silent Night. On Sunday, Dec. 25,... [Read more]

New year brings new Mobile Art Gallery to Burien city offices starting Jan. 6

New year brings new Mobile Art Gallery to Burien city offices starting Jan. 6

A new year brings new changes. In the case of the Burien Arts Association, the change is converting from a storefront gallery in Olde Burien (which is closing Dec. 24) to a new Mobile Gallery at Burien’s... [Read more]

Highline High Robotics Program to be featured at Jan. 3 Film Office Happy Hour

Highline High Robotics Program to be featured at Jan. 3 Film Office Happy Hour

Photo provided by Zoe Burchard. Darin Gee (pictured above) will do a presentation about Highline High School’s FIRST Robotics Program at the next Burien Film Office Happy Hour, to be held on Tuesday,... [Read more]

PHOTO: Panoramic view of the Olympic Mountains as seen from Burien

PHOTO: Panoramic view of the Olympic Mountains as seen from Burien

Courtesy resident Elston Hill comes this great panoramic photo of the snow-topped Olympic Mountains, as seen from Burien at sunrise on Friday, Dec. 16 (click image to see larger version, or download the... [Read more]

Burien Arts Association Mobile Gallery Exhibit premieres Jan. 6 at City Hall

Burien Arts Association Mobile Gallery Exhibit premieres Jan. 6 at City Hall

Fine detailed drawings by Danny Bobrow and en plein air paintings by Alex Trapp will premiere at the Burien City Municipal Offices, on the third floor of the Burien Library/City Hall building (400 SW... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Amazing ‘Super Moon’ sets over Olympic Mountains

PHOTOS: Amazing ‘Super Moon’ sets over Olympic Mountains

Courtesy Normandy Park resident Michael Snyder (@guyinjeep16) comes these amazing photos of Tuesday night’s ‘Super Moon’ setting over the Olympic Mountains (click images to see larger... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Enjoy 40% off store-wide* at Advertiser Burien Books through Dec. 31, 2016!

Enjoy 40% off store-wide* at Advertiser Burien Books through Dec. 31, 2016!

During this gift-buying season, don’t forget you can get great deals – 40% off store-wide* – at Burien Books, which is closing its doors soon. They offer a wonderful selection of bestsellers... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Lady Pirates basketball; Wrestlers in tournament

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Lady Pirates basketball; Wrestlers in tournament

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her third year(!) with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

PHOTO: Did you see the last ‘Super Moon’ of 2016?

PHOTO: Did you see the last ‘Super Moon’ of 2016?

Resident Elston Hill shared this great photo of the last “Super Moon” of 2016, of which he says: “This is the last super moon of the year setting this morning at 7:00 a.m. over Vashon... [Read more]

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: It’s time to GIVE – take the ‘Cass’ Holiday Challenge’!

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: It’s time to GIVE – take the ‘Cass’ Holiday Challenge’!

EDITOR’S NOTE: Cass Huff is a 14-year old special needs student at Mt. Rainier High School. In 2016 she was named “Citizen of the Year” by the City of Burien. by Cass Huff Hey B-Town... [Read more]

Burien Church holding Movie Nights, Christmas Eve Service

Burien Church holding Movie Nights, Christmas Eve Service

Burien Church will be holding Movie Nights on Dec. 16 and 23, as well as a Christmas Eve Service on Dec. 24 at 6 p.m. Burien Church is located at 520 S. 150th Street:  Read More →

PHOTOS: Local Photographer Aaron Wells captures beauty of snow in the city

PHOTOS: Local Photographer Aaron Wells captures beauty of snow in the city

As snow fell over the Puget Sound area overnight, local photographer Aaron Wells explored the city’s favorite spots to capture the moment. See more of Aaron’s work here: http://aaronwells.us,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Iris & Peony holding Holiday Centerpiece Class on Tuesday, Dec. 20

Iris & Peony holding Holiday Centerpiece Class on Tuesday, Dec. 20

Grace your Table with a beautiful Holiday Centerpiece Made by YOU! Iris& Peony Centerpiece Class will be Tuesday, Dec. 20, from 5:30 – 7 p.m. Spend a little “Me” time at Advertiser... [Read more]

REMINDER: South Sound Choruses doing 2 Christmas Concerts this weekend

REMINDER: South Sound Choruses doing 2 Christmas Concerts this weekend

REMINDER: This weekend – Saturday, Dec. 10 & Sunday, Dec. 11 – two of the ensembles of Northwest Associated Arts will present their annual Christmas programs at the Highline Performing Arts Center... [Read more]

REMINDER: Local Actors will present at Burien Film Office Happy Hour Tuesday

REMINDER: Local Actors will present at Burien Film Office Happy Hour Tuesday

REMINDER: Local Actors/Producers/Educators David S. Hogan and Angela DiMarco will headline the next Burien Film Office Happy Hour, to be held this TUESDAY, Dec. 6 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. at the Tin Theater. This... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Gifts, crafts & more at El Dorado West Holiday Bazaar this Saturday, Dec. 10

Gifts, crafts & more at El Dorado West Holiday Bazaar this Saturday, Dec. 10

There will be a Holiday Bazaar at El Dorado West this coming Saturday, Dec. 10, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Expect lots of Holiday Gifts, Crafts, Ornaments, Live Music, Santa, Refreshments and more…all... [Read more]

VIDEO: Local resident Dianna Leppa sings National Anthem at Seahawks game

VIDEO: Local resident Dianna Leppa sings National Anthem at Seahawks game

Area resident Dianna Leppa sang the National Anthem at Sunday night’s nationally-televised Seahawks vs Panthers game, and here’s a video of her in action (be sure to pay attention to the... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Saturday will likely be the busiest day of the year, events-wise

B-TOWN HAPS: Saturday will likely be the busiest day of the year, events-wise

This Saturday, Dec. 3, appears to us B-Town Bloggers to be the busiest day of the year, with at least 11 events going on, from local fundraisers to arts & crafts, bazaars, a work party, open house,... [Read more]

Works of artist Robin Walker on display at Burien Community Center thru January

Works of artist Robin Walker on display at Burien Community Center thru January

The Burien Community Center will be presenting the works of artist Robin Walker until the end of January 2017. Robin completed an MFA at Cranbrook Academy of Art in 2010 and exhibits her work around... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Pirate Wrestling season has started!

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Pirate Wrestling season has started!

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her third year(!) with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Lake Burien Physical Therapy holding two Creative Arts Workshops

Lake Burien Physical Therapy holding two Creative Arts Workshops

Advertiser Lake Burien Physical Therapy is offering two Upcoming Creative Arts Workshops: Rustic Holiday Tree Centerpiece WHEN: Tuesday, Dec. 13th, 7-9PM INSTRUCTOR: Lory Newsom We will be making Rustic/Vintage... [Read more]

Two Opening Receptions this weekend before Burien Arts Gallery closes its doors

Two Opening Receptions this weekend before Burien Arts Gallery closes its doors

You have two chances to attend a final Opening Reception at the Burien Arts Gallery in Olde Burien. The Burien Arts Association will host its usual First Friday Opening Reception this Friday, Dec. 2, 5-8... [Read more]