Burien News Section

Highline Public Schools seeking feedback to help middle & high school students

Highline Public Schools seeking feedback to help middle & high school students

Highline Public Schools is seeking feedback through a 5-minute survey that will help improve middle and high school students: Family Input = Greater Success for Students Families know their students best.... [Read more]

St. Paul’s of Shorewood’s Yard Sale will be June 28-29

St. Paul’s of Shorewood’s Yard Sale will be June 28-29

St. Paul’s of Shorewood Lutheran Church will be holding its annual Mexico Mission Team Yard Sale on Friday, June 28 and Saturday, June 29. “All proceeds will go to support the mission team in Mexico... [Read more]

JOBS: United Way of King County hiring for Summer Meals program

JOBS: United Way of King County hiring for Summer Meals program

JOBS: Here’s a summer Job Opportunity with United Way of King County: Launch a nonprofit career with a summer of service. Help end childhood hunger by ensuring kids and teens access free meals during... [Read more]

Rental housing, fireworks regulations & more on agenda for Monday Council

Rental housing, fireworks regulations & more on agenda for Monday Council

On the agenda for Monday night’s regular Burien City Council meeting – rental housing policy discussions, fireworks regulations and penalties, a presentation on Burien Parks, Recreation and Cultural... [Read more]

Don’t miss ‘Mural Masters 5’ during Strawberry Days this weekend!

Don’t miss ‘Mural Masters 5’ during Strawberry Days this weekend!

Mural Masters 5, the Northwest’s best mural event, curated by legendary artists Sam Sneke, is happening this weekend alongside Burien’s Strawberry Days Fest! Eighteen artists from around the world... [Read more]

Exchange Club of Highline holding Toilet Paper Drive this Saturday, June 15

Exchange Club of Highline holding Toilet Paper Drive this Saturday, June 15

The Exchange Club of Highline will be holding its annual Toilet Paper Drive at the Normandy Park QFC this Saturday, June 15, from 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. This year’s goal is 22,000 rolls to support our... [Read more]

WABI Weekday Walkers will walk Marine View Park on Wednesday, June 19

WABI Weekday Walkers will walk Marine View Park on Wednesday, June 19

From our friends at WABI Burien: Come join WABI Weekday Walkers on the third Wednesday of June (Wed., June 19) at 9 a.m. to walk Marine View Park in Normandy  Park. Normandy Park’s southernmost park... [Read more]

REMINDER: Highline Heritage Museum Ribbon Cutting is FRIDAY at 4 p.m.!

REMINDER: Highline Heritage Museum Ribbon Cutting is FRIDAY at 4 p.m.!

REMINDER: The Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Celebration of the Highline Heritage Museum is this FRIDAY, June 14, 2019, from 4 – 6 p.m.! The new museum is located on the corner of Ambaum Blvd. SW... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: Burien, Seattle, Normandy Park, Tacoma, Kent, Star Lake

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: Burien, Seattle, Normandy Park, Tacoma, Kent, Star Lake

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding six Open Houses this weekend! The first Open House is an incredible opportunity with a great Downtown Burien location,... [Read more]

REMINDER: Highline Bears play two games at home this weekend!

REMINDER: Highline Bears play two games at home this weekend!

REMINDER: Your Highline Bears are back in action in White Center this weekend, with games on Friday and Saturday nights: Friday, Jun 14, 2019, 7:05 p.m. Join us for Military Appreciation Night, as the... [Read more]

FLASHBACK: Happy 10th Anniversary Burien City Hall/Library/Town Square!

FLASHBACK: Happy 10th Anniversary Burien City Hall/Library/Town Square!

Ten years ago today, on a bright and sunny Saturday, June 13, 2009, Burien Town Square/City Hall/Library celebrated its grand opening! Here’s a flashback to a story we did about it, with photos and... [Read more]

Sponsored Post ‘The Big Lift’: Uncle Ike’s raising funds for Entre Hermanos during Pride Month

‘The Big Lift’: Uncle Ike’s raising funds for Entre Hermanos during Pride Month

From Advertiser Uncle Ike’s: Uncle Ike’s is thrilled to renew its partnership with local nonprofit Entre Hermanos, which provides free sexual health care and immigration aid to members of the... [Read more]

Learn about electric vehicles at ‘ACES Community Sounding Board’ June 27

Learn about electric vehicles at ‘ACES Community Sounding Board’ June 27

The Seattle Southside Chamber is partnering with ACES Northwest Network to put on an exciting, new event on Thursday, June 27 – the ‘ACES for All: Community Sounding Board.’ ACES is a unique... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Enter to Win: Highline Tutoring & Testing Center at Burien Farmer’s Market today.

Enter to Win: Highline Tutoring & Testing Center at Burien Farmer’s Market today.

From Advertiser Highline Tutoring and Testing: Come visit Highline Tutoring and Testing booth at the Burien Farmer’s market today – Thursday June 13, 2019 – and enter to win valuable prizes.... [Read more]

Welcome celebration for Para Los Niños new Executive Director will be June 20

Welcome celebration for Para Los Niños new Executive Director will be June 20

All are invited for an afternoon of amazing music and celebration as Para Los Niños welcomes its new Executive Director, Virginia Herrera-Páramo, on Thursday, June 20. Para Los Niños is a grassroots... [Read more]

UMO Ensemble’s ‘Falling Awake: A Fugue State’ at Burien Actors Theatre June 21-23

UMO Ensemble’s ‘Falling Awake: A Fugue State’ at Burien Actors Theatre June 21-23

Experience uniquely physical theater of UMO Ensemble’s lyrical Falling Awake: A Fugue State at Burien Actors Theatre, a lyrical, moving journey through memory, identity and love that will be performed... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Lunch & Learn with El Dorado West Retirement Community this Friday June 14

Lunch & Learn with El Dorado West Retirement Community this Friday June 14

A Lunch & Learn on navigating senior housing will be held at the Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce’s office, presented by Advertiser El Dorado West Retirement Community this Friday June 14,... [Read more]

LETTER: Reader responds to recent Letter about Post Office mailbox

LETTER: Reader responds to recent Letter about Post Office mailbox

[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:] Dear Editor, I saw the Letter to the Editor... [Read more]

Registration now open for Teen Police Academy, which runs Aug. 5–9

Registration now open for Teen Police Academy, which runs Aug. 5–9

The SeaTac Police Department, in partnership with the King County Sheriff’s Office, are working to educate the youth of tomorrow about the roles of the police and the requirements of becoming a police... [Read more]