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PODCAST: Woman critical after colliding with bus; Pokémon Go, weather & more

PODCAST: Woman critical after colliding with bus; Pokémon Go, weather & more

Here’s episode #65 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Open House: 3-BD in Boulevard Park

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Open House: 3-BD in Boulevard Park

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for both this FRIDAY, Aug. 26 and SUNDAY, Aug. 28 – is a 3-bedroom home nestled in the quaint and convenient... [Read more]

Loud planes and a new biennial budget at Monday Burien City Council meeting

Loud planes and a new biennial budget at Monday Burien City Council meeting

By Jack Mayne A new budget with thoughts of tax increases and the invasion of low flying and noisy turbojet planes were featured at the special meeting of the Burien City Council Monday night. The meeting... [Read more]

King County Executive Dow Constantine responds to letter writer about pot stores

King County Executive Dow Constantine responds to letter writer about pot stores

EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is an open letter by King County Executive Dow Constantine, written in response to a Letter to the Editor from Mark Johnston posted on our site site The White Center... [Read more]

Huge new cold storage plant to be built in Burien’s Northeast Redevelopment Area

Huge new cold storage plant to be built in Burien’s Northeast Redevelopment Area

By Jack Mayne A huge new cold storage facility will be completed in Burien in a few months, following the earlier $4.5 million sale of 14 acres of city-owned land in the Northeast Redevelopment Area. Bridge... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Open House: New Townhouse!

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Open House: New Townhouse!

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for both this SATURDAY and SUNDAY – is a new, 4-bedroom townhouse that offers a spacious open concept floor... [Read more]

Sponsored Post FLASH SALE: Two weeks only at TL Sea Diving – discover diving and SAVE!

FLASH SALE: Two weeks only at TL Sea Diving – discover diving and SAVE!

The underwater world awaits, but these deals won’t – Advertiser TL Sea Diving announces a special two-week flash sale. Call now to register for their Open Water course and save $50.00 off the course... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Zombie Fest Northwest returning for BRAINZ on Sat., Sept. 17

SAVE THE DATE: Zombie Fest Northwest returning for BRAINZ on Sat., Sept. 17

Mackenzie Bull won the 2015 kid’s costume contest with this amazing, haunting look. Photo by Scott Schaefer. SAVE THE DATE: Join 2,000+ zombies on Saturday, Sept. 17 for Zombie Fest Northwest, a FUN... [Read more]

Sponsored Post HMSHost holding Restaurant Job Fair at Sea-Tac Airport on Tuesday, Aug. 23

HMSHost holding Restaurant Job Fair at Sea-Tac Airport on Tuesday, Aug. 23

HMSHOST TO HOST JOB FAIR FOR VARIETY OF RESTAURANTS AT SEATTLE-TACOMA INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT ON TUESDAY, AUG. 23. Multiple opportunities available! Interview directly with hiring managers! WHO: HMSHost... [Read more]

Sponsored Post DAL Law Firm: What is a Revocable Living Trust?

DAL Law Firm: What is a Revocable Living Trust?

From Advertiser DAL Law Firm: Business photograph designed by Pressfoto – Freepik.com What is a Revocable Living Trust? DAL Law can help you in creating the estate plan which is right for you with... [Read more]

Former ‘Almost Live!’ Producer Bill Stainton at Toastmasters Thursday

Former ‘Almost Live!’ Producer Bill Stainton at Toastmasters Thursday

The special guest speaker for the Burien Growthmasters Toastmasters Club 4801 this Thursday (Aug. 18) will be Bill Stainton, former Producer/Writer for ‘Almost Live!’ and winner of 29 Emmys. Stainton... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Dale’s Piano Service offering ‘Fall Tune-up’ special for your piano: Save $20!

Dale’s Piano Service offering ‘Fall Tune-up’ special for your piano: Save $20!

As the final days of summer are drawing to an end, it’s time to start thinking about getting ready for fall. Buying new clothes and school supplies for the kids and enjoying one last week of vacation... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Wine Tasting at Tin Room Bar is Thursday, Aug. 18 from 5–7 p.m.

Wine Tasting at Tin Room Bar is Thursday, Aug. 18 from 5–7 p.m.

AUGUST WINE TASTING “End of Summer Celebration” Thursday, August 18, 2016 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm COPPOLA SOFIA Sparkling  ~ CA 2014 Named after Francis Coppola’s daughter, this Blanc de Blanc... [Read more]

Andrea Reay named President/CEO of Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce

Andrea Reay named President/CEO of Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce

Experienced non-profit, business consultant and community organizer Andrea H. Reay will assume the position of President/CEO of the Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce, it was announced Friday, Aug.... [Read more]

El Dorado West holding Car Show & Food Bank Fundraiser on Saturday, Aug. 27

El Dorado West holding Car Show & Food Bank Fundraiser on Saturday, Aug. 27

Advertiser El Dorado West will be holding a Car Show & Food Bank Fundraiser on Saturday, Aug. 27, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at their campus, located at 1010 SW 134th Street in Burien. Here’s what... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway Sunday Open House: Light & Bright 4-BD Shorewood Home

Berkshire Hathaway Sunday Open House: Light & Bright 4-BD Shorewood Home

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for this SUNDAY, Aug. 14 – is an absolutely lovely, light and bright 4-bedroom home in fabulous Shorewood! This... [Read more]

Group Health breaks ground on new 23,000 s.f. medical facility in Burien

Group Health breaks ground on new 23,000 s.f. medical facility in Burien

Officials from Group Health broke ground last week for a new medical center in Burien, replacing the existing 1964 facility. The new 23,000 square foot facility is expected to open in the summer of 2017. “Group... [Read more]

Four Burien businesses named ‘Best’ by county for waste prevention & recycling

Four Burien businesses named ‘Best’ by county for waste prevention & recycling

King County’s Solid Waste Division announced that 112 local companies have been named to the 2016 Tenth Annual “Best Workplaces for Waste Prevention and Recycling” list, including four businesses... [Read more]

PODCAST: Fire destroys new home; Jack Mayne commentary, more…

PODCAST: Fire destroys new home; Jack Mayne commentary, more…

Here’s episode #63 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Elegant 4-BD Normandy Province home

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Elegant 4-BD Normandy Province home

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for both this SATURDAY & SUNDAY – is an elegant Normandy Province home on a substantial corner lot! Tons... [Read more]

Fundraiser for Animal Aid and Rescue Foundation at Pit Stop this Friday

Fundraiser for Animal Aid and Rescue Foundation at Pit Stop this Friday

Animal Aid and Rescue Foundation is inviting all to join them in celebrating the release of Hoppy Floppy White IPA, a collaboration between Odd Otter Brewing and Pit Stop Bottle this Friday, August... [Read more]

Sponsored Post No Hassle Property Management is just a call or click away!

No Hassle Property Management is just a call or click away!

Are you tired of dealing with a not-so-cooperative tenant? Not enjoying the midnight calls about clogged plumbing or worse? Or perhaps you are interested in purchasing an investment rental property, but... [Read more]

Objectors stall request to add 2 Burien cops; Council okays new teen program

Objectors stall request to add 2 Burien cops; Council okays new teen program

By Jack Mayne A move to add two officers to the Burien Police Department at an estimated cost of $415,000 was debated for over an hour at Monday night’s Burien City Council meeting, drawing heavy fire... [Read more]