Business Section

Burien businesses invited to weigh in on potential ban of plastic bags Sept. 28

Burien businesses invited to weigh in on potential ban of plastic bags Sept. 28

The Burien City Council is discussing a potential ban on single use plastics in the city because of concerns about the damaging effects of plastics in the natural environment. A roundtable discussion will... [Read more]

Burien’s first-ever B-Town Fiesta will be this Sunday at Town Square Park

Burien’s first-ever B-Town Fiesta will be this Sunday at Town Square Park

Hola, Burien! New to the Discover Burien annual event lineup is the ‘B-Town Fiesta,’ to be held this coming Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018 at Town Square Park. “Gather your friends, relatives... [Read more]

Sponsored Post DAL Law Firm: For Sale by Owner Transactions

DAL Law Firm: For Sale by Owner Transactions

From Advertiser DAL Law Firm: For Sale by Owner Transactions Many people have asked the questions, “Do I need a real estate attorney to sell or buy my house?” Buying or selling a home is best done... [Read more]

Dan the Sausageman nominated for county’s 2018 ‘Small Business of the Year’

Dan the Sausageman nominated for county’s 2018 ‘Small Business of the Year’

Burien business Dan the Sausageman was nominated for the King County’s Executive’s Small Business of the Year for 2018. As if being named “Small Business of the Year” for Washington... [Read more]

VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Zombie Fest Northwest was fun, educational & scary

VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Zombie Fest Northwest was fun, educational & scary

The 7th annual Zombie Fest Northwest was held at the Normandy Park Towne Center on Saturday, Sept. 15, and who knew that learning about disaster preparedness could be so fun…or scary? Zombies... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber: <i>It is a wonderful thing to have a good neighbor, but it is even a greater thing to be a good neighbor</i>

Seattle Southside Chamber: It is a wonderful thing to have a good neighbor, but it is even a greater thing to be a good neighbor

It is a wonderful thing to have a good neighbor, but it is even a greater thing to be a good neighbor. By Andrea H. Reay CEO/President Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce It is a wonderful thing to... [Read more]

Sponsored Post September Wine Tasting will be this Thursday at Tin Room Bar & Theater

September Wine Tasting will be this Thursday at Tin Room Bar & Theater

From Advertiser The Tin Room Bar & Theater: SAVE THE DATE! September Wine Tasting Featuring Julia’s Dazzle & the Nine Hats Label from Long Shadows Wineries & Vineyards Thursday, Sept.... [Read more]

Wastemobile household hazardous waste collection coming to Burien Sept. 21-23

Wastemobile household hazardous waste collection coming to Burien Sept. 21-23

The Wastemobile, a roving household hazardous waste collection service, continues its 2018 season with a collection event in Burien this coming weekend – Friday, Sept. 21, Saturday, Sept. 22 and Sunday,... [Read more]

City Light rate change, SAMP & more on agenda for Monday’s Council meeting

City Light rate change, SAMP & more on agenda for Monday’s Council meeting

Below is the agenda for Monday night’s regular Burien City Council meeting, which starts at 7 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 17. Download a PDF of the packet here. SPECIAL MEETING AT 6:00 P.M.: To Hold... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Find Back-to School & New Patient Specials at Advertiser Burien Family Eye Care

Find Back-to School & New Patient Specials at Advertiser Burien Family Eye Care

The beautifully remodeled office of Burien Family Eye Care is nestled in bustling Olde Burien, right where former local favorite Optimark was located. The impressive facility is home to a comprehensive... [Read more]

ME WANT BRAINZ!!! Zombie Fest Northwest is this SATURDAY, Sept. 15!

ME WANT BRAINZ!!! Zombie Fest Northwest is this SATURDAY, Sept. 15!

REMINDER: Hundreds of Zombies of all ages will gather for the 7th annual Zombie Fest Northwest, to celebrate the beginning of the haunting and holiday season this SATURDAY, Sept. 15, 2018! This FREE,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Register today for Succulent Garden Class at Iris & Peony Thursday, Sept. 20

Register today for Succulent Garden Class at Iris & Peony Thursday, Sept. 20

With a snap in the air, fall is upon us, and that means it’s time to come back inside and feather our nests with harvest colors and maybe some spooky decor. It’s also time for floral classes once... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: Urban Oasis, North Hill, New Tukwila, New Burien, SeaTac Condo, Newport Hills

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: Urban Oasis, North Hill, New Tukwila, New Burien, SeaTac Condo, Newport Hills

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding six great Open Houses this weekend! First up is a darling house that offers 3 bedrooms and 1 bath: Light, bright... [Read more]

Five Burien businesses get some serious love from The New York Times

Five Burien businesses get some serious love from The New York Times

On Thursday, Sept. 13, The New York Times Travel Section published a story entitled: ‘What’s the best Seattle suburb for drinking with teachers, playing with trains and watching chocolate get... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Mmmmm…Weekend Breakfast satisfies at Madi’s Steakhouse in Des Moines

Mmmmm…Weekend Breakfast satisfies at Madi’s Steakhouse in Des Moines

Welcome new Advertiser Madi’s Steakhouse, located on the Marine View Drive strip in lovely downtown Des Moines. Tuesday through Saturday evenings, Madi’s is the home to a blissful Happy Hour and delicious... [Read more]

City holding public meeting for 2019–2020 City Budget on Thurs., Sept. 20

City holding public meeting for 2019–2020 City Budget on Thurs., Sept. 20

The City of Burien will be holding its first Community Meeting on its 2019-2020 City Budget on Thursday, Sept. 20, from 6 – 7:30 p.m. at City Hall. “The community is invited to learn about the... [Read more]

County Council will likely cut funding for local tourism, give $135M to Safeco Field

County Council will likely cut funding for local tourism, give $135M to Safeco Field

By Scott Schaefer On Monday, Sept. 17, the King County Council will likely vote to cut funding for tourism in the south end, yet allocate $135 million in taxpayer money to subsidize the upkeep of Safeco... [Read more]

New Wayfinding Signs point visitors to Downtown Burien shopping & amenities

New Wayfinding Signs point visitors to Downtown Burien shopping & amenities

Have you seen ’em yet? The City of Burien is installing new wayfinding signs that directs both residents and visitors to downtown shopping, services, and amenities. The signs include 25 vehicular... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: New Tukwila, Des Moines Rambler, Federal Way, New Burien, Newport Hills, Maple Valley

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: New Tukwila, Des Moines Rambler, Federal Way, New Burien, Newport Hills, Maple Valley

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding six great Open Houses this weekend! The first one is a captivating, immaculate new 5-bedroom home in Tukwila: This... [Read more]

Cathy Schrock hired as Administrative Services Director for City of Burien

Cathy Schrock hired as Administrative Services Director for City of Burien

The City of Burien announced that it has hired Cathy Schrock to serve as its Administrative Services Director. Her first day was Aug. 20, 2018. “She possesses the unique combination of great interpersonal... [Read more]

Copyright violation causes Sylvester Middle School to create new mascot, logo

Copyright violation causes Sylvester Middle School to create new mascot, logo

Buh bye, Sylvester the Cat 🙁 Burien’s Sylvester Middle School has used a logo and mascot featuring ‘Sylvester the Cat’ (pictured above) from the Warner Brothers’ Looney Toons... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority: Working to bring Visitors to Southwest King County

Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority: Working to bring Visitors to Southwest King County

The Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority is the destination marketing organization for Southwest King County. The region referred to as “Seattle Southside” is comprised of the cities of SeaTac,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Enjoy deals at 3-day Sale at Junkie Jane’s Unique Finds this Labor Day Weekend

Enjoy deals at 3-day Sale at Junkie Jane’s Unique Finds this Labor Day Weekend

Enjoy great deals at a 3-day Labor Day Weekend Sale at Junkie Jane’s Unique Finds this weekend! Proudly located in Olde Burien at 902 SW 152nd Street, Burien WA 98166 (map below). 20% off the entire... [Read more]

Sponsored Post JOB: Jog with Dogs…and get paid!

JOB: Jog with Dogs…and get paid!

Dog Jog is a local, veteran-owned business dedicated to providing personalized exercise and pet sitting services with an emphasis on the mutual enjoyment of pet and caregiver. After returning from her... [Read more]