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Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Well-kept 3-BD Blakely Manor rambler

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Well-kept 3-BD Blakely Manor rambler

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for both Saturday, Aug. 29 and Sunday, Aug. 30 – is a well-kept Blakely Manor rambler! This home is in move-in... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Large container ships cruise past the shores of Burien

PHOTOS: Large container ships cruise past the shores of Burien

Resident Elston Hill recently photographed two large container ships cruising past the shores of Burien, which he shared with us (click images to see larger versions/slideshow): OOCL Seoul built in 2010... [Read more]

Sponsored Post REMINDER: Artists United Exhibit opens at Normandy Park Art Gallery Thursday

REMINDER: Artists United Exhibit opens at Normandy Park Art Gallery Thursday

REMINDER: Normandy Park Art Gallery at Advertiser Normandy Park Senior Living will change out its current art exhibit with 5 new artists’ works, and will host a community champagne reception this Thursday,... [Read more]

How Serenza Salon’s Owners made it so you can enjoy wine/beer at a salon

How Serenza Salon’s Owners made it so you can enjoy wine/beer at a salon

Intro by John White; story by Kathleen Cain Serenza Salon & Spa Owner Daniel Keane and his wife Melinda (pictured above) have accomplished something we can all enjoy. Do you know what it takes to... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Ding Dang! It’s Vision Collision Auto Body Repair

Ding Dang! It’s Vision Collision Auto Body Repair

We at The B-Town Blog would like to offer a horn-honking and dent-free reminder: If you need to take your car or truck in to get a ding knocked out, take it to Advertiser Vision Collision. They are located... [Read more]

‘Blues & Brews Pre-Funk’ will be Friday night at Normandy Park Towne Center

‘Blues & Brews Pre-Funk’ will be Friday night at Normandy Park Towne Center

A special ‘Pre-Funk’ party for Saturday’s Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival will be held this Friday night, Aug. 28, at the Normandy Park Towne Center, from 5 – 8 p.m. There... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to help move ‘Boo in Burien’ Haunted House to new location

Volunteers needed to help move ‘Boo in Burien’ Haunted House to new location

Scene from inside a previous haunted house at Moss Chiropractic. Volunteers are needed to help continue a local Halloween tradition – the Haunted House held during the annual ‘Boo in Burien’... [Read more]

City of Burien issues moratorium on sign code, allowing more types of signs

City of Burien issues moratorium on sign code, allowing more types of signs

“Get that Hoohna Shine” signs liven up an alley behind Ambaum Blvd. SW near SW 151st Street. Photo by Scott Schaefer. The City of Burien City recently issued a temporary moratorium on the... [Read more]

‘Meet the Candidates’ at Southwest King County Chamber reception Sept. 23

‘Meet the Candidates’ at Southwest King County Chamber reception Sept. 23

The Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a “Meet the Candidates” Reception on Wednesday, Sept. 23, at the DoubleTree Suites by Hilton, Seattle Airport Southcenter. Candidates... [Read more]

Westside School Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony will be Aug. 29

Westside School Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Ceremony will be Aug. 29

Westside School will host the grand opening of its new campus on Saturday, Aug. 29 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. in West Seattle’s Arbor Heights neighborhood. The Westside School community will gather... [Read more]

Peter Valle to speak about business trips to China at Burien Lions Club Sept. 2

Peter Valle to speak about business trips to China at Burien Lions Club Sept. 2

The Burien Lions Club will be hosting Peter Valle, who will speak about several recent business trips to China, on Wednesday, Sept. 2. Peter works for Microsoft, and is an active member of his community. This... [Read more]

Burien Film Festival will show films, announce new contest Sept. 3

Burien Film Festival will show films, announce new contest Sept. 3

Thursday night (Aug. 20) was ‘Movies in the Park’ night at Lake Burien School Park, co-sponsored by the City, the Burien Film Festival and “The Maury Island Incident,” but unfortunately... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Grand West Seattle Entertainment Home!

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Grand West Seattle Entertainment Home!

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for this Sunday, Aug. 23 – is a grand West Seattle Entertainment Home! This home features 4 bedrooms, 3 baths,... [Read more]

REMINDER: In addition to cool cars; beer, bands at Rusty Nuts Car Show Sat.

REMINDER: In addition to cool cars; beer, bands at Rusty Nuts Car Show Sat.

REMINDER: The 2nd annual ‘Rusty Nuts Car Show’ will be held from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. this Saturday, Aug. 22, at SW 152nd and 21st Ave SW, near St. Francis of Assisi in the Seahurst neighborhood. The... [Read more]

Sponsored Post What’s for dinner tonight? Try Zippy’s Giant Burgers!

What’s for dinner tonight? Try Zippy’s Giant Burgers!

Thinking about “what’s for dinner tonight”? Here’s an idea: Stop by and enjoy Advertiser Zippy’s Giant Burgers! Zippy’s has an extensive menu, including a kid’s... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Wesley Homes hosting NY Times bestselling Author J.A. Jance on Sept. 9

Wesley Homes hosting NY Times bestselling Author J.A. Jance on Sept. 9

New York Times Bestselling mystery author J.A. Jance will discuss and sign her new thriller (and 51st novel), “Dance of the Bones,” at Advertiser Wesley Homes on Wednesday, Sept. 9, from 7 –... [Read more]

VIDEO: Bank robbed in Burien, 3 suspects arrested

VIDEO: Bank robbed in Burien, 3 suspects arrested

A bank in the 17800 block of 1st Ave South was robbed just after 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 19, and the King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that three suspects were arrested at 1:22 p.m. Police... [Read more]

‘ZombieFest’ will take over Normandy Park Towne Center Saturday, Sept. 19

‘ZombieFest’ will take over Normandy Park Towne Center Saturday, Sept. 19

SAVE THE DATE: The FREE annual ‘ZombieFest’ will be taking over the Normandy Park Towne Center on Saturday, Sept. 19, from 3 – 8 p.m. This is a FREE, public event meant for humans, families,... [Read more]

REMINDER: FREE Burien Film Fest & ‘The Maury Island Incident’ Thurs. night

REMINDER: FREE Burien Film Fest & ‘The Maury Island Incident’ Thurs. night

REMINDER: See a FREE screening of entries from the inaugural Burien Film Festival as well as the locally-produced, award-winning film “The Maury Island Incident” this Thursday night, Aug. 20. Yes,... [Read more]

Contentious Burien Council debate stalls completion of working guidelines

Contentious Burien Council debate stalls completion of working guidelines

by Jack Mayne From the beginning of the Burien City Council’s Monday night meeting it appeared it would be a fast and orderly session, but as is becoming normal for this Council, nothing is easy or simple,... [Read more]

PODCAST: 11-year old boy steals car, takes joy ride; weather forecast & more

PODCAST: 11-year old boy steals car, takes joy ride; weather forecast & more

Here’s episode #15 of our SoKing News Podcast, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics and Excellence... [Read more]

Sponsored Post JOBS: HMSHost holding Job Fair at Sea-Tac Airport on Tuesday, Aug. 18

JOBS: HMSHost holding Job Fair at Sea-Tac Airport on Tuesday, Aug. 18

HMSHost at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport is holding a JOB FAIR on Tuesday, Aug. 18, from 1 – 4 p.m. On-site Inteviews! WHERE: 17801 International Blvd, Seattle, WA 98158. Room # – MT 292... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Stunning $189,000 Seahurst Condo!

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Stunning $189,000 Seahurst Condo!

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for both this Saturday and Sunday – is a stunning 2-bedroom Seahurst condo! Updates including new bath and... [Read more]

Sponsored Post New Artists United Exhibit to be Unveiled at Normandy Park Art Gallery Aug. 27

New Artists United Exhibit to be Unveiled at Normandy Park Art Gallery Aug. 27

Normandy Park Art Gallery at Advertiser Normandy Park Senior Living will change out its current art exhibit with 5 new artists’ works, and will host a community champagne reception on Thursday, Aug.... [Read more]

Sponsored Post LEGAL NOTICE: Boundary Review Board Special Meeting is TONIGHT at 7pm

LEGAL NOTICE: Boundary Review Board Special Meeting is TONIGHT at 7pm

The Washington State Boundary Review Board For King County SPECIAL MEETING 7:00 P.M. Thursday, August 13, 2015 Bethaday Community Learning Space of the Technology Access Foundation 605 SW 108th Street,... [Read more]

American Lung Association’s ‘Ride Around the Sound’ will be Sat., Sept. 19

American Lung Association’s ‘Ride Around the Sound’ will be Sat., Sept. 19

The American Lung Association’s charity bicycle tour will be coming through the area on Saturday, Sept. 19 with 400-500 riders. Advanced Registration Rate of $40 is open until Aug. 31 (it then goes... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW welcomes new Agent Justin Pense

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW welcomes new Agent Justin Pense

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest is proud to introduce their newest Sales Professional: Justin Pense CELL: 253-651-6503 JUSTINPENSE@BHHSNWREALESTATE.COM  Read More →

Sponsored Post Sign up at the Farmer’s Market and save big on Bikram Yoga Burien!

Sign up at the Farmer’s Market and save big on Bikram Yoga Burien!

If you’ve been to the Burien Farmer’s Market recently, you may have caught a glimpse of the FREE yoga at the market. Courtesy of Bikram Yoga Burien, the classes are beginner friendly and... [Read more]