Burien News Section

Suz Muse: ‘I have been hooked on the Great British Bake Off’

Suz Muse: ‘I have been hooked on the Great British Bake Off’

By Suzanne Greive I have been hooked on the ‘Great British Bake Off.’ I think the reason I love having it on is because they are so kind to one another. They encourage each other and help... [Read more]

Recology CleanScapes sets up emergency collection zone at Municipal Parking Lot

Recology CleanScapes sets up emergency collection zone at Municipal Parking Lot

If you’re tired of overflowing garbage/recycling due to the recent weather, Recology CleanScapes announced that it has set up an Emergency Collection Zone at the Municipal Parking lot located at... [Read more]

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s Valentines Concert will be Tues., Feb. 19

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s Valentines Concert will be Tues., Feb. 19

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s Valentines Concert has been rescheduled to Tuesday, Feb. 19 at 7:30 p.m. at the Highline Performing Arts Center in Burien. It will feature guest conductor Huw Edwards,... [Read more]

UPDATE: 22-year old man shot, killed by 23-year old in Burien Tuesday night

UPDATE: 22-year old man shot, killed by 23-year old in Burien Tuesday night

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a man was shot and killed in Puget Sound Park in the 12800 block of 1st Ave South (map below) in Burien Tuesday night, Feb. 12 at around 9:30 p.m. When... [Read more]

City buildings will be open, Seahurst Park closed on Wednesday, Feb. 13

City buildings will be open, Seahurst Park closed on Wednesday, Feb. 13

Here’s a Severe Weather Update from the City of Burien for Wednesday, Feb. 13: City buildings will be open regular hours on Wednesday, Feb. 13. Seahurst Park will remain closed due to hazardous conditions. Programs... [Read more]

‘Just a Kid from Ambaum’ – Burien’s Travis Thompson signs with Epic Records

‘Just a Kid from Ambaum’ – Burien’s Travis Thompson signs with Epic Records

Burien’s Travis Thompson – aka ‘Just a Kid from Ambaum’ – announced on Tuesday, Feb. 12 that he has signed with Epic Records. The ‘AMBAUM’ rap star first came to our... [Read more]

All Highline Public Schools will be CLOSED, offices open on Wed., Feb. 13

All Highline Public Schools will be CLOSED, offices open on Wed., Feb. 13

Highline Public Schools announced that all schools will be CLOSED, but offices will be open on Wednesday, Feb. 13. “Many roads in the north end of the district are still impassable, and buses are... [Read more]

UPDATE: City of Burien releases weather, road update

UPDATE: City of Burien releases weather, road update

A weather-related update from the City of Burien, as of Tuesday afternoon, Feb. 12, 2019: We are getting reports of cars getting stuck in intersections and on roads. If you don’t need to drive, please... [Read more]

Sponsored PostSit ‘N Stay Pet Sitting offers specialty therapies to support your pet’s vitality

Sit ‘N Stay Pet Sitting offers specialty therapies to support your pet’s vitality

From Advertiser Sit ’N Stay Pet Sitting:Who doesn’t love puppies and kittens? So young and energetic; they delight us with their joyful exuberance. But, as our precious companions mature as dogs... [Read more]

King County Metro to restore most bus service as road conditions improve

King County Metro to restore most bus service as road conditions improve

King County Executive Dow Constantine on Tuesday (Feb. 12) directed Metro to restore most of its bus service and shift operations to snow routes starting Wednesday, Feb. 13. This will allow Metro to switch... [Read more]

REMINDER: Deadline to nominate City of Burien’s ‘Citizen of the Year’ is Friday

REMINDER: Deadline to nominate City of Burien’s ‘Citizen of the Year’ is Friday

REMINDER: The deadline to nominate a deserving citizen for the City of Burien’s 2019 ‘Citizen of the Year’ award is this FRIDAY, Feb. 15, 2019. “Do you know someone who has improved... [Read more]

‘An Evening with Deputy Mayor Austin Bell’ has been rescheduled to Mar. 12

‘An Evening with Deputy Mayor Austin Bell’ has been rescheduled to Mar. 12

UPDATE: Due to weather and road conditions, organizers have rescheduled the ‘Evening with Austin Bell’ event to Tuesday, March 12: “In making our decision, we chose to look to the City... [Read more]

National Weather Service issues Flood Advisory

National Weather Service issues Flood Advisory

The National Weather Service issued a Flood Advisory on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, warning of urban and small stream floods due to snowmelt. “Excessive runoff from rain and melting snow will cause some... [Read more]

URGENT: Volunteers, Donations needed for Burien’s Severe Weather Shelter

URGENT: Volunteers, Donations needed for Burien’s Severe Weather Shelter

Volunteers and Donations are urgently needed for Burien’s Severe Weather Shelter, being held at Highline United Methodist Church through this Sunday, Feb. 17. Here’s a call for help from Volunteer... [Read more]

Another power outage knocks around 3,900 into the dark in Burien Mon. night

Another power outage knocks around 3,900 into the dark in Burien Mon. night

Monday night’s power outage map as of 7:30 p.m. On Monday night around 6:40 p.m., the lights flickered, went out, came back on then poof! out went power – again – to around 3,900 customers from... [Read more]