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Sponsored Post Hoops4Life Basketball/Skills Camp will be at Mt. Rainier High School July 23-27

Hoops4Life Basketball/Skills Camp will be at Mt. Rainier High School July 23-27

BASKETBALL/LIFE SKILLS CAMP!!!! @ Mount Rainier High School Monday, July 23 – Friday, July 27 This camp started in West Seattle in 1998 for the purpose of creating an affordable camp that would raise... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s ‘Boiling Point’ Seafood Boil will be Saturday, Aug. 11

Discover Burien’s ‘Boiling Point’ Seafood Boil will be Saturday, Aug. 11

Discover Burien’s 2018 Boiling Point Seafood Boil at Seahurst Beach will be held on Saturday, Aug. 11, from 5 p.m. to Sunset. “Join us for a night of Great Music, Fine Wine and Fabulous Seafood... [Read more]

Airport noise persists; survey shows concerns about safety, homelessness

Airport noise persists; survey shows concerns about safety, homelessness

By Jack Mayne The City of Burien says it will continue fighting against even more airport noise which is driving residents and the Quiet Skies Coalition to push harder and retain legal pressure on Seattle-Tacoma... [Read more]

Community hero Dan ‘The Sausageman’ House receives $20,000 grant

Community hero Dan ‘The Sausageman’ House receives $20,000 grant

He might be Washington State’s 2018 Small Business Owner of the Year, but locally he’s known simply as Dan “The Sausageman,” after his eponymous business that has been a fixture of the Burien,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post JOBS: Mia Bella Salon offers Chair Leases for Licensed Cosmetologists

JOBS: Mia Bella Salon offers Chair Leases for Licensed Cosmetologists

Serving Normandy Park for more than a decade, Mia Bella Salon remains a successful enterprise with loyal clientele. Owner Laura Joseph is currently looking for licensed Cosmetologists to round out the... [Read more]

Olde Burien Block Party will rock SW 152nd Street on Saturday, July 21, 2018

Olde Burien Block Party will rock SW 152nd Street on Saturday, July 21, 2018

The annual Olde Burien Block party will rock SW 152nd Street on Saturday, July 21, 2018 in Olde Burien! The all-day event will be held on SW 152nd Street between Ambaum Blvd. and 10th Ave SW, from Noon... [Read more]

Police oversight, community survey & more on agenda for Mon. council meeting

Police oversight, community survey & more on agenda for Mon. council meeting

On the docket for Monday night’s regular Burien City Council meeting is reports from OLEO on police oversight, community survey results, an update on fireworks, a proposed memorial for late Mayor... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Star Lake, SeaTac, Renton Highlands, Lakeridge, Gregory Heights

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Star Lake, SeaTac, Renton Highlands, Lakeridge, Gregory Heights

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding six great Open Houses this weekend! The first is a home so nice you can vacation where you live! Waterfront living... [Read more]

City of Burien hires Eric Christensen as its new Finance Director

City of Burien hires Eric Christensen as its new Finance Director

Burien City Manager Brian J. Wilson selected Eric Christensen to be the city’s next Finance Director, replacing Kim Krause, who left in April. His first day was June 25. Christensen brings over 20... [Read more]

Sponsored Post JOBS: HMSHost holding Restaurant Job Fair on Monday, July 16

JOBS: HMSHost holding Restaurant Job Fair on Monday, July 16

Restaurant Job Fair HMSHost Proudly Operating @ Seattle-Tacoma International Airport Monday, July 16: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Work for a company that’s passionate about food and making travelers feel... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Olde Burien’s 3 Wishes Boutique’s ‘Fond Farewell Sale’ is now in progress

Olde Burien’s 3 Wishes Boutique’s ‘Fond Farewell Sale’ is now in progress

With a heavy heart, Connie and the team at 3 Wishes are bidding a fond farewell to their iconic Olde Burien location. They are currently conducting a full inventory clearance and anticipate continuing... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber’s ‘State of Our Schools’ Luncheon is Aug. 10

Seattle Southside Chamber’s ‘State of Our Schools’ Luncheon is Aug. 10

The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce will be hosting its first-ever ‘State of our Schools’ Luncheon on Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, at the Embassy Suites in Tukwila. This luncheon is presented... [Read more]

THANKS READERS – June 2018 Blog traffic stats up +23% / +33% over 2017!

THANKS READERS – June 2018 Blog traffic stats up +23% / +33% over 2017!

Website traffic for The B-Town Blog during the month of June, 2018 was up over +23% – with impressions up +33% – over the same period in 2017, according to independent statistics from Google Analytics: Check... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Gregory Heights, Normandy Park Waterfront, SeaTac, Seattle, Bothell

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Gregory Heights, Normandy Park Waterfront, SeaTac, Seattle, Bothell

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding five great Open Houses this weekend! The first is a rare new construction in Gregory Heights: Beautiful views... [Read more]

Chief says police do not cooperate with feds on immigration status

Chief says police do not cooperate with feds on immigration status

By Jack Mayne New Burien Police Chief Ted Boe made it clear that his department does not cooperate with the federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) enforcement activities, including relaying... [Read more]

Sponsored Post VIDEO: DAL Law Firm discusses Bankruptcy on ‘New Day Northwest’

VIDEO: DAL Law Firm discusses Bankruptcy on ‘New Day Northwest’

From Advertiser DAL Law Firm: Darcel Lobo of DAL Law Firm recently sat down with Margaret Larson of New Day Northwest to discuss questions that may arise if you or someone you know if considering filing... [Read more]

OBIT: Accountant, Scout Master Edward Ray Wright, 72; Memorial is Aug. 9

OBIT: Accountant, Scout Master Edward Ray Wright, 72; Memorial is Aug. 9

Edward Ray Wright, 72, Burien, passed away on June 17th, 2018, at Valley Medical Center. He had struggled with multiple health issues for several months. Ed was born in Centralia, WA on June 8th, 1946... [Read more]

FOLLOWUP: Man killed in SeaTac Motel robbery leaves behind wife & 3 kids

FOLLOWUP: Man killed in SeaTac Motel robbery leaves behind wife & 3 kids

Brent Arancio, 40, was shot and killed during a robbery June 15 at America’s BestValue Inn in SeaTac (read our previous coverage here). While the crime and apprehension of the suspect have been widely... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Open Houses: New Gregory Heights, Seahurst Cape Cod, SeaTac Condo, Dream Home & Renton

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Open Houses: New Gregory Heights, Seahurst Cape Cod, SeaTac Condo, Dream Home & Renton

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding five great Open Houses this weekend! The first is a rare new construction in Gregory Heights: Beautiful views... [Read more]

Sponsored Post REMINDER: FREE Community Shred Day is this Saturday at Sunrise Financial

REMINDER: FREE Community Shred Day is this Saturday at Sunrise Financial

From Advertiser Sunrise Financial Services: REMINDER: A FREE Community Shred Day event will be held on Saturday, June 30, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Sunrise Financial, located a 2108 SW 152nd Street. This... [Read more]

Burien’s 97th Independence Day Parade is the oldest in King County

Burien’s 97th Independence Day Parade is the oldest in King County

Proudly in its 97th year, the city of Burien’s 4th of July Independence day parade – sponsored by PCC Community Markets and Yarington Funeral Home – is the oldest and one of the best attended in... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Learn about Birds, Bees, Butterflies & more at Zenith Holland’s FREE classes!

Learn about Birds, Bees, Butterflies & more at Zenith Holland’s FREE classes!

Advertiser Zenith Holland Gardens in Des Moines will be offering FREE garden classes on the next two upcoming Saturdays – June 30 and July 7 – from 1-2 p.m. Zenith Holland Gardens is a great destination... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty welcomes Samantha Teson

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty welcomes Samantha Teson

From Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Realty: Samantha Teson When Samantha first came to Seattle, she had every intention of moving back to Hawaii where she was born and raised.... [Read more]

Meet & Greet Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon at Seattle Southside Chamber Mixer June 27

Meet & Greet Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon at Seattle Southside Chamber Mixer June 27

The Seattle Southside Chamber will be holding a special opportunity for the community to meet and greet with Representative Joe Fitzgibbon at their June After Hours Mixer, on Wednesday, June 27 at El Dorado... [Read more]