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INTERN’S VIEW: After working at The Grainery for 30 years, James is retiring

INTERN’S VIEW: After working at The Grainery for 30 years, James is retiring

Story & Photos by Sterling Paris South King Media Intern At 13629 1st Ave South there is a health food store called ‘The Grainery’ that has been in business since March of 1981. The Grainery... [Read more]

Tin Room starts new ‘Tin Ship’ scholarship for Highline Schools grads

Tin Room starts new ‘Tin Ship’ scholarship for Highline Schools grads

Longtime Advertiser The Tin Room Bar & Theater announced this week that they’ll be starting an annual ‘Tin Ship’ scholarship program to a Highline Public Schools graduating senior. The... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Meet Author of ‘100 Things to do in Seattle Before You Die’ at Page 2 Books Sat.

Meet Author of ‘100 Things to do in Seattle Before You Die’ at Page 2 Books Sat.

Meet Athima Chansanchai, Author of “100 Things To Do In Seattle Before You Die” this Saturday, April 25 at 1:30 p.m. at Page 2 Books in Burien. How well do you know your own city? What should... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway Saturday Open House: Gorgeous new 4-BD in Seahurst!

Berkshire Hathaway Saturday Open House: Gorgeous new 4-BD in Seahurst!

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for this SATURDAY, April 25 – is a gorgeous new 4-bedroom home in the desirable Seahurst neighborhood! This... [Read more]

REMINDER: Support The Hi-Liners at a Book Fair this Saturday, April 25

REMINDER: Support The Hi-Liners at a Book Fair this Saturday, April 25

REMINDER: The Hi-Liners Musical Theater will be part of a Barnes & Noble Book Fair this Saturday, April 25, from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Barnes & Noble Southcenter store. “Join us for... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Wah Kue Restaurant to reopen – Grand Opening celebration is this Sunday!

Wah Kue Restaurant to reopen – Grand Opening celebration is this Sunday!

The historic and very popular Wah Kue Restaurant – which originally opened for business in Burien over six decades ago, is reopening with new owners. The Grand Opening celebration is this Sunday, April... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at the Normandy Park Cove on Saturday, May 2

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at the Normandy Park Cove on Saturday, May 2

You are cordially invited to attend the Cinco de Mayo celebration at The Cove with Rock ‘n Roll music by The Approximations (Dan Satterberg’s band) on Saturday, May 2, from 7 – 11:30 p.m. The... [Read more]

Sponsored Post REMINDER: Westside School holding Spring Pre-K Open House this Saturday

REMINDER: Westside School holding Spring Pre-K Open House this Saturday

REMINDER: Advertiser Westside School will be hosting a Pre-K Spring Open House THIS Saturday, April 25, from 10 a.m. until Noon. Pre-Kindergarten is the main entrance point for this NWAIS Accredited Pre-K... [Read more]

VIDEO: Highline High graduate Ryan Brett gets first major league hit vs Yankees

VIDEO: Highline High graduate Ryan Brett gets first major league hit vs Yankees

Last Sunday (April 19), Highline High School graduate Ryan Brett (class of 2010) made his Major League debut for the Tampa Bay Rays vs. the New York Yankees, and when he led off the ninth inning as a... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards Breakfast breaks giving records

Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards Breakfast breaks giving records

Highline Schools Foundation Alaska Airlines Scholarship recipient Cecilia Vu with Alaska Airlines’ Aileen Cronin (Foundation Trustee) and Brad Tilden. Last Friday morning (April 17), over 200 people... [Read more]

REMINDER: Help beautify Burien during the annual ‘Clean Sweep’ this Saturday

REMINDER: Help beautify Burien during the annual ‘Clean Sweep’ this Saturday

REMINDER: It’s time again to roll up those sleeves to tackle trash and beautify Burien during the city’s annual Clean Sweep, starting at 8 a.m. this Saturday, April 25, and sponsored by Recology CleanScapes. From... [Read more]

Locked door causes 2 Councilmembers to leave meeting Monday night

Locked door causes 2 Councilmembers to leave meeting Monday night

by Jack Mayne A door that has been locked every night at 9 p.m. since 2009 caused two Burien City Council members to walk out of Monday night’s (April 20) meeting because citizens might not have... [Read more]

Sponsored Post 3 Wishes holding Naot Footwear Trunk Show this coming Saturday, April 25

3 Wishes holding Naot Footwear Trunk Show this coming Saturday, April 25

Advertiser 3 Wishes will be holding a Trunk Show for Naot Footwear this Saturday, April 25, from Noon – 4 p.m. Meet the Naot Representative and view the entire Naot Summer 2015 Collection – including... [Read more]

Celebrate Student Art Month at the B-Town Beat in downtown Burien on May 7

Celebrate Student Art Month at the B-Town Beat in downtown Burien on May 7

Celebrate Student Art Month by exploring visual and performing arts from local Highline Public Schools students at the next B-Town Beat – set for Thursday, May 7, from 6 – 9 p.m. This art walk is... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Get 2 tickets for the price of 1 for Thursday night comedy at the Tin Room!

Get 2 tickets for the price of 1 for Thursday night comedy at the Tin Room!

Advertiser the Tin Room Bar & Theater wants everyone to know that they’re having a special on their upcoming Thursday night (April 23) Comedy Night – 2 tickets for the price of 1! There are... [Read more]

CEOs from local corporations help close Digital Divide in Highline Public Schools

CEOs from local corporations help close Digital Divide in Highline Public Schools

Photos by Jana Kleitsch On Friday (April 17), top executives from The Boeing Company, Alaska Airlines, and Syntonic visited Chinook Middle School to see and experience digital learning tools that... [Read more]

NASA Space Ambassador to speak at Explorer West Middle School April 22

NASA Space Ambassador to speak at Explorer West Middle School April 22

On Wednesday, April 22 – Earth Day – Advertiser Explorer West Middle School will present a community talk by NASA/JPL (Jet Propulsion Lab) Solar System Ambassador, Dr. Ron Hobbs. Dr. Hobbs’ presentation,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post JOB: Construction Expeditor/Truck Driver

JOB: Construction Expeditor/Truck Driver

Construction Expeditor/Truck Driver (West Seattle) Compensation: 15-18 DOE Construction Driver/ Expeditor (West Seattle) Construction Driver/ Expeditor – West Seattle Remodeling company with very... [Read more]

Sponsored Post JOB: Lead Carpenter needed

JOB: Lead Carpenter needed

Lead Carpenter (West Seattle) Compensation: $20-30/HR DOE Are you looking for a carpentry job that challenges you? A job that works in all phases of carpentry, and is a part of the bigger picture? A job... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Enter to win $50,000 during Berkshire Hathaway’s ‘Open House Weekend’!

Enter to win $50,000 during Berkshire Hathaway’s ‘Open House Weekend’!

Make sure to enter Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest’s ‘Open House Weekend’ this weekend (April 18–19, 2015) for your chance to win $50,000 and a consultation with the stars... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Balloons & Cupcakes now featuring Full-Tilt Ice Cream; Save with BOGO offer!

Balloons & Cupcakes now featuring Full-Tilt Ice Cream; Save with BOGO offer!

Local business Balloons and Cupcakes has always been a place where you could get mouth-watering treats and balloons with a creative twist – like the real miniature peanut butter cup tucked in... [Read more]

Sponsored Post FREE Wine Tasting at Tin Room Bar will be this Thursday night, April 16

FREE Wine Tasting at Tin Room Bar will be this Thursday night, April 16

Advertiser the Tin Room Bar & Theater will be holding its monthly FREE Wine Tasting this Thursday night, April 16, from 5 – 7 p.m. The Tin Room is located at 923 SW 152nd Street in Olde Burien. Here’s... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Brand new home collection in Burien has Grand Opening this Saturday, April 18

Brand new home collection in Burien has Grand Opening this Saturday, April 18

Following the success last year of its Westwood Ridge new home community, this Saturday, April 18, DeNova Northwest will be holding a grand opening for Westwood Encore, a collection of 19 new four... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Get an awesome ‘$5 OFF’ Coupon at Advertiser 909 Coffee & Wine/913 Spirits!

Get an awesome ‘$5 OFF’ Coupon at Advertiser 909 Coffee & Wine/913 Spirits!

Please welcome back Advertiser 909 Coffee and Wine, and their ‘place next door’ – 913 Spirits – both of which are offering an exclusive, awesome ‘$5 OFF’ Coupon! 909 is a cozy,... [Read more]

Burien Police arrest two men at – where else? Police uniform & equipment store

Burien Police arrest two men at – where else? Police uniform & equipment store

The Burien Police Department is reporting that last Friday (April 10), two detectives went shopping at a local police uniform and equipment store on International Boulevard, to pick up a uniform for one... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Discover Burien’s Annual Membership Meeting/Board Elections will be May 13

Discover Burien’s Annual Membership Meeting/Board Elections will be May 13

Discover Burien’s Annual Membership Meeting and Board Elections is scheduled for Wednesday, May 13, starting at 5:30 p.m. in the Revelle Hall at NAVOS, located at 1210 SW 136th Street. At this annual... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW welcomes John Lutz to its office

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW welcomes John Lutz to its office

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest is proud to introduce its newest Sales Professional: John Lutz To contact John: PHONE: 206-430-3002 EMAIL: JohnLutz@BHHSNWREALESTATE.COM Click... [Read more]

Sponsored Post COUPON: Get $15 OFF any service at Advertiser Swedish Automotive!

COUPON: Get $15 OFF any service at Advertiser Swedish Automotive!

New Advertiser Swedish Automotive of West Seattle – which services Volvo, SAAB, Subaru and MINI-owning car owners – has a great new deal for our Readers! Get $15 off any service*, including oil... [Read more]