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Sponsored Post Travelle Family Dentistry & Orthodontics of Burien holding Candy Buy Back Nov. 1

Travelle Family Dentistry & Orthodontics of Burien holding Candy Buy Back Nov. 1

Join Travelle Family Dentistry and Orthodontics of Burien for their First Annual Halloween Candy Buy Back on Saturday, Nov. 1. It’ll take place from 2:30 – 5:30 p.m. at Travelle Family Dentistry,... [Read more]

Soundside Alliance Outlook Breakfast will be Wednesday, Nov. 5

Soundside Alliance Outlook Breakfast will be Wednesday, Nov. 5

The Soundside Alliance – a consortium of cities which includes Burien, Des Moines, Normandy Park, SeaTac and Tukwila – will be holding an ‘Outlook Breakfast’ on Wednesday, Nov. 5 from... [Read more]

Proposal to double B&O tax on larger businesses submitted to City Council

Proposal to double B&O tax on larger businesses submitted to City Council

by Jack Mayne In order to seek potential boutique hotels, arts facilities and increased general business, Burien City Manager Kamuron Gurol is proposing to double the city’s Business and Occupations... [Read more]

WATERLAND BLOG: Recreational Pot Store opens in Des Moines

WATERLAND BLOG: Recreational Pot Store opens in Des Moines

From our sister site The Waterland Blog comes news that a recreational pot store is opening in Des Moines this week. This will be the only retail marijuana store between Seattle and Tacoma. Read the full... [Read more]

Des Moines Farmers Market’s Annual Chili Cook-Off is this Saturday, Oct. 25

Des Moines Farmers Market’s Annual Chili Cook-Off is this Saturday, Oct. 25

The Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market Annual Chili Cook-Off – coming this Saturday, Oct. 25 – is family friendly and is the culminating event for the market’s 2014 season. It is a fun and delicious... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Adults-only Halloween Costume Party will be at The Cove Saturday, Oct. 25

Adults-only Halloween Costume Party will be at The Cove Saturday, Oct. 25

Come to the Normandy Park Cove for their BIG Halloween Adults-Only Costume Party on Saturday, Oct. 25 from 7 – 11:30 p.m.! Prizes will be awarded to the best dressed. Live music will be provided by... [Read more]

Sponsored Post JOB: Iron Age Grates seeking to hire part-time employee

JOB: Iron Age Grates seeking to hire part-time employee

Iron Age Grates is a 10-year old design company looking for an enthusiastic, experienced office mate who wants to assist in continued growth of a small company. We have an office of five people who work... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Few openings left in Matt Griffin YMCA’s Beginning Ballet program

Few openings left in Matt Griffin YMCA’s Beginning Ballet program

Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA has only a few openings its Beginning Ballet program for children ages 3-11. Fall session starts Saturday, October 18th! The Y’s six-week-long ballet class sessions will... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway Open House: just like new 3-BD in Westwood Ridge

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: just like new 3-BD in Westwood Ridge

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for both this Saturday, Oct. 18 and Sunday, Oct. 19 – is the first re-sale in Westwood Ridge of a 3-bedroom,... [Read more]

Burien’s Greek House celebrating 1-year anniversary this Saturday, Oct. 18

Burien’s Greek House celebrating 1-year anniversary this Saturday, Oct. 18

Burien’s The Greek House Restaurant will be celebrating its 1-Year Anniversary this Saturday, Oct. 18. Owners Sonja and Philip invite everyone to join them for dinner on Saturday evening, where... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA holding Halloween Party on Friday, Oct. 24

Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA holding Halloween Party on Friday, Oct. 24

Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA will be holding a community Halloween Party on Friday, Oct. 24 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. “Come join us for a spooky night of family fun making Halloween crafts, playing... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Oktoberfest is coming to Normandy Park Senior Living on Thursday, Oct. 23

Oktoberfest is coming to Normandy Park Senior Living on Thursday, Oct. 23

Munich has come to Normandy Park! Join us for Essen und Trinken (food and drink) and lively Entertainment. Bavarian Costumes optional! Thursday, October 23rd 4:00PM to 6:00PM Join us for a Bavarian Buffet... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Westside School holding All School Open House this Saturday, Oct. 18

Advertiser Westside School holding All School Open House this Saturday, Oct. 18

Advertiser Westside School is holding an All School (PreK – 8th grade) Open House this Saturday, Oct. 18 from 10 a.m. until Noon. This is a great opportunity for prospective families to tour the school... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Judson Park’s Holiday Bazaar will be Friday, Nov. 14

Judson Park’s Holiday Bazaar will be Friday, Nov. 14

Advertiser Judson Park’s 2014 Holiday Bazaar will be held on Friday, Nov. 14, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at their campus at 23600 Marine View Drive South in Des Moines. “We’ll have hand-crafted... [Read more]

Sponsored Post REMINDER: Advertiser Cheveux Design’s Grand Opening Party is Saturday

REMINDER: Advertiser Cheveux Design’s Grand Opening Party is Saturday

REMINDER: Advertiser Cheveux Design will be holding a Grand Opening party this Saturday, Oct. 18 from 5 – 7:30 p.m. at their salon at 18537 1st Ave South, Suite C in Normandy Park. Here’s what... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Congrats to Nancy Pimentel Blankenship for winning Colorescience’s contest

Congrats to Nancy Pimentel Blankenship for winning Colorescience’s contest

Congratulations to Nancy Pimentel Blankenship for being the winner of Colorescience’s first Facebook contest! Nancy takes home a Core-Four Beauty Regimen and an On-The-Go Brush Set. Would YOU like... [Read more]

See local UFO film ‘The Maury Island Incident’ at Gig Harbor Film Fest Sat.

See local UFO film ‘The Maury Island Incident’ at Gig Harbor Film Fest Sat.

a The locally-made short film ‘The Maury Island Incident‘ will screen this coming Saturday night, Oct. 18, at 7:30 p.m. at the Gig Harbor Film Festival. The screening will be followed by a... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Kenner Dental Group holding ‘Halloween Candy Buy Back’ Nov. 1

Advertiser Kenner Dental Group holding ‘Halloween Candy Buy Back’ Nov. 1

Advertiser Kenner Dental Group will be holding a Halloween Candy Buy Back Day – to support our troops – on Saturday, Nov. 1 from Noon – 3 p.m. Check out their Facebook Page for more details: www.facebook.com/kennerdental Kenner... [Read more]

Sponsored Post The Afrodisiacs will play at Mick Kelly’s Irish Pub this Friday night, Oct. 17

The Afrodisiacs will play at Mick Kelly’s Irish Pub this Friday night, Oct. 17

The Afrodisiacs will be playing at Mick Kelly’s Irish Pub this Friday night, Oct. 17. Cover charge is $10, and they’ll be offering $4 Fireballs from 9 p.m. – Close. This is a 21+ and over... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser El Dorado West’s ‘Community Appreciation Extravaganza’ is Saturday

Advertiser El Dorado West’s ‘Community Appreciation Extravaganza’ is Saturday

Advertiser El Dorado West will be holding its first-ever Community Appreciation Extravaganza this Saturday, Oct. 18, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. at their campus at 101 SW 134th Street in Burien. Here’s... [Read more]

City Council approves parking, impound law despite ‘criminalizing’ charge

City Council approves parking, impound law despite ‘criminalizing’ charge

by Jack Mayne The Burien City Council on Monday night (Oct. 13) passed an ordinance on parking and impoundment of some vehicles but only after some acrimony involving three Council members. The Council... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Blue Whale Bistro – a haven for Foodies – launches new Happy Hour

Blue Whale Bistro – a haven for Foodies – launches new Happy Hour

Just a few short months ago, Blue Whale Bistro opened their doors with a mission to bring great tastes to Des Moines and beyond. If rave customer reviews and an often-packed house are any indication, they... [Read more]

Burien City Attorney Craig Knutson honored by City Council on his retirement

Burien City Attorney Craig Knutson honored by City Council on his retirement

by Jack Mayne Craig Knutson is retiring this week and the Burien City Council honored him with a unanimously approved proclamation at Monday night’s (Oct. 13) session. “Whereas, in his role as Burien... [Read more]

City of Burien to participate in earthquake drill Thursday morning, Oct. 16

City of Burien to participate in earthquake drill Thursday morning, Oct. 16

The City of Burien will participate in an earthquake drill at 10:16 this Thursday, Oct. 16. “An instructional audio clip will be played over the public announcement system,” reads an announcement.... [Read more]

Sponsored Post FREE Wine Tasting at Advertiser The Tin Room Bar & Theater Thursday night

FREE Wine Tasting at Advertiser The Tin Room Bar & Theater Thursday night

Longtime Advertiser The Tin Room Bar & Theater will be holding its monthly FREE Wine Tasting this Thursday night, Oct. 16, from 5 – 7 p.m., and here’s what will be uncorked: TORRES The Torres... [Read more]

VIDEO: Camp Waskowitz receives major makeover from 325 Volunteers

VIDEO: Camp Waskowitz receives major makeover from 325 Volunteers

Camp Waskowitz recently received a major makeover by 325 members of NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association. NAIOP volunteers undertook several much-needed improvement projects on the... [Read more]

Burien Police arrest man who stole 154 keys from local car dealer

Burien Police arrest man who stole 154 keys from local car dealer

The Burien Police Department reported that they recently arrested a man suspected of stealing 154 keys from a local car dealer. Here’s more from their Facebook post: We’ve had an increase in our... [Read more]

Burien City Council to reconsider ‘laughing stock’ ‘body odor’ trespass law

Burien City Council to reconsider ‘laughing stock’ ‘body odor’ trespass law

by Jack Mayne Because it has become an “embarrassment” and a “laughing stock,” the Burien City Council will soon reconsider the so-called “trespass” ordinance passed by the Council on Aug.... [Read more]