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INTERN’S VIEW: ‘ReTreasure’ is a hidden treasure in downtown Burien

INTERN’S VIEW: ‘ReTreasure’ is a hidden treasure in downtown Burien

Story & Photos by Sterling Paris Intern, Big Picture High School In downtown Burien at 627 SW 152nd Street you will find a cute hidden treasure of a shop called “ReTreasure.” This... [Read more]

The Burien City Council will be going to the dogs – again – on Monday, Feb. 2

The Burien City Council will be going to the dogs – again – on Monday, Feb. 2

The Burien City Council is going to the dogs once again – this time on Monday, Feb. 2. A few years ago (read our previous coverage here), city lawmakers were hounded by several dogs and their owners... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Modern designed home with city views!

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Modern designed home with city views!

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for this Saturday, Jan. 24 – is a beautiful, modern designed home with city views! Impressive, tasteful finishes... [Read more]

Police arrest ‘Bonnie & Clyde’ motel robbers in SeaTac Wednesday

Police arrest ‘Bonnie & Clyde’ motel robbers in SeaTac Wednesday

From our sister site The SeaTac Blog: On Wednesday (Jan. 21) around 1 p.m., detectives with the Major Crimes Unit, assisted by tactical deputies, arrested the male and female that police believe are responsible... [Read more]

Sponsored Post ’12th Man Rally’ will be this SUNDAY at Advertiser Tin Room Bar & Theater

’12th Man Rally’ will be this SUNDAY at Advertiser Tin Room Bar & Theater

CORRECTION: This post first stated that the rally was Saturday, Jan. 24. It has been moved to SUNDAY, JAN. 25: UPDATE: Calling all “12’s” – there will be a 12th Man Rally this SUNDAY,... [Read more]

Burien City Council holding ‘Strategic Planning Retreat’ this Saturday, Jan. 24

Burien City Council holding ‘Strategic Planning Retreat’ this Saturday, Jan. 24

The Burien City Council will be attending a Strategic Planning Retreat this Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Shorewood Room at the Burien Community Center. The community center... [Read more]

Burien UFO movie contest entrants to get free lunch this Saturday at Tin Room

Burien UFO movie contest entrants to get free lunch this Saturday at Tin Room

John White, Founder of the Burien UFO Festival, is offering all entrants registered for the fest’s upcoming Movie Contest a FREE lunch this Saturday at the Tin Room. “The purpose of the free... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices announces regional merger

B-TOWN BIZ: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices announces regional merger

HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, on Tuesday (Jan. 20) announced the consolidation of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate (based in Seattle, WA) and Berkshire Hathaway... [Read more]

‘National Hoop Shoot Free Throw Competition’ is Sat. at Matt Griffin YMCA

‘National Hoop Shoot Free Throw Competition’ is Sat. at Matt Griffin YMCA

The Matt Griffin Y will be co-hosting the Seattle Elks Lodge #92 National Hoop Shoot Free Throw Competition this Saturday, Jan. 24, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Prizes and lunch provided for all participants. This... [Read more]

‘Maury Island Incident’ benefit for Des Moines Historical Society will be Feb. 11

‘Maury Island Incident’ benefit for Des Moines Historical Society will be Feb. 11

A full screening of the locally-produced film “The Maury Island Incident” to benefit the Des Moines Historical Society will be Wednesday night, Feb. 11 at Mt. Rainier High School. Filmmakers... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Bridge School Cooperative Elementary holding Open House Saturday, Jan. 24

Bridge School Cooperative Elementary holding Open House Saturday, Jan. 24

  The Bridge School will be holding an Informational Open House this Saturday, Jan. 24, from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the school’s new location in Olde Burien at 1005 SW 152nd Street. During the... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Children’s consignment shop ‘smallclothes’ opens in Olde Burien

B-TOWN BIZ: Children’s consignment shop ‘smallclothes’ opens in Olde Burien

Photos by Sterling Paris ‘smallclothes,’ a new consignment shop, has opened in the space at 901 SW 152nd Street – formerly home to ‘Howard and Marge’ – in Olde Burien. “Hello... [Read more]

Learn/talk about a ‘Burien Foodshed’ at Pit Stop Bottle Shop on Tuesday, Jan. 27

Learn/talk about a ‘Burien Foodshed’ at Pit Stop Bottle Shop on Tuesday, Jan. 27

If you’ve ever wondered “How is our food grown?” or “Can we grow more food locally? or even “Can food help build Burien community and economy?” then this ‘Burien Foodshed Conversation’... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Get preventive health screening at Advertiser Boulevard Park Place Feb. 27

Get preventive health screening at Advertiser Boulevard Park Place Feb. 27

Boulevard Park Place Retirement Community will be offering a preventive health event on Friday, Feb. 27 – Life Line Screening, a leading provider of community-based preventive health screenings, will... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Gorgeous Normandy Park 4-BD Craftsman

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Gorgeous Normandy Park 4-BD Craftsman

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for this Saturday, Jan. 17 (you won’t miss the big game!) – is an absolutely gorgeous 2002 Craftsman... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Ribbon cut at new LA Fitness Thursday

B-TOWN BIZ: Ribbon cut at new LA Fitness Thursday

Photo courtesy City of Burien.   A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held by the Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce at the new LA Fitness in Burien on Thursday afternoon, Jan. 15. Burien City Councilmember... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser West Seattle Montessori School holding Open Houses Jan. 24 & Feb. 25

Advertiser West Seattle Montessori School holding Open Houses Jan. 24 & Feb. 25

Advertiser West Seattle Montessori School will be holding two Open Houses – Jan. 24 and Feb. 25 – at their campus located at 11215 15th Ave SW. The schedule is: Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015: 1:00-3:00pm Wednesday,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Meet the Author of ‘Bigfoot Hunters Never Lie’ at Page 2 Books Sat., Jan. 24

Meet the Author of ‘Bigfoot Hunters Never Lie’ at Page 2 Books Sat., Jan. 24

Kate Thompson, Author of “Bigfoot Hunters Never Lie,” will be at Advertiser Page 2 Books at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 24. Thompson’s new book is a story of intimacy, forgiving and forgetting, spiritual... [Read more]

Sponsored Post St. Francis of Assisi School holding Open House on Sunday, Jan. 25

St. Francis of Assisi School holding Open House on Sunday, Jan. 25

Advertiser St. Francis of Assisi School will be holding an Open House on Sunday, Jan. 25, starting at 11:30 a.m. St. Francis of Assisi School is a Catholic parish school with a more than 50-year tradition... [Read more]

Discover Burien launches new website

Discover Burien launches new website

Discover Burien announced on Monday (Jan. 12) the launch of its new website at www.discoverburien.org. “This has been a long time coming” said Andrea H. Reay, Executive Director of Discover Burien.... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Enjoy ‘Brewers Night’ this Wednesday at Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop

Enjoy ‘Brewers Night’ this Wednesday at Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop

It’s Brewers Night this Wednesday, Jan. 14 from 6 – 9 p.m. at Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop! Come down and enjoy a tasting flight of four 6-oz pours for only $6! Talk to the brewer and get to... [Read more]

City of Burien receives award for ‘Excellence in Financial Reporting’

City of Burien receives award for ‘Excellence in Financial Reporting’

The Government Finance Officers Association has awarded the City of Burien the “Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting” for its 2013 Comprehensive Annual Financial... [Read more]

Sponsored Post FREE Wine Tasting at Advertiser the Tin Room Bar & Theater this Thursday

FREE Wine Tasting at Advertiser the Tin Room Bar & Theater this Thursday

Advertiser the Tin Room Bar & Theater will be holding their monthly FREE Wine Tasting this Thursday, Jan. 15, from 5 – 7 p.m. This month’s featured Wines are from Carl’s Pond Winery: 2011... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Tin Theater’s Comedy Night will be Thursday, Jan. 22

Tin Theater’s Comedy Night will be Thursday, Jan. 22

January’s Comedy Night will be Thursday, Jan. 22 with two shows at the Tin Theater – 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. The headliner will be Susan Jones, and the featured performer will be Ed Hill. Cost is $14.95... [Read more]

Normandy Park City Council hires Bob Jean as interim City Manager

Normandy Park City Council hires Bob Jean as interim City Manager

From our sister site The Normandy Park Blog: After spending three hours questioning three candidates for interim city manager, the City Council voted on Wednesday night (Jan. 7) to hire Bob Jean, a veteran... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway Open House: 3-BD view home in Seahurst for $339,000

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: 3-BD view home in Seahurst for $339,000

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for this Sunday, Jan. 11 – is a fabulous 3+ bedroom view home in Seahurst, priced at just $339,000! This... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Author of ‘Death of a Dishonorable Gentleman’ will be at Page 2 Books Sat.

Author of ‘Death of a Dishonorable Gentleman’ will be at Page 2 Books Sat.

Tessa Arlen, Author of “Death of a Dishonorable Gentleman” will be holding a book-signing at Advertiser Page 2 Books this Saturday, Jan. 10 at 1:30 p.m. In this enchanting debut... [Read more]

Fundraiser for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society will be at Tin Room Jan. 31

Fundraiser for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society will be at Tin Room Jan. 31

IN MEMORY OF PATRICK GOOD “Live It For Fun,” a fundraiser for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, will be held at Advertiser the Tin Room Bar & Theater on Saturday, Jan. 31. “Join us... [Read more]