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Discover Burien’s 2014 Farmers Market season starts Thursday, May 1

Discover Burien’s 2014 Farmers Market season starts Thursday, May 1

[EDITOR'S NOTE: BTB Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer is on the Board of Discover Burien, a local business non-profit.] Discover Burien will again put on its weekly Farmers Market starting Thursday, May... [Read more]

Local dog Groomer wins ‘People’s Choice’ award at Northwest Groom Show

Local dog Groomer wins ‘People’s Choice’ award at Northwest Groom Show

On Sunday (April 13), Lindsay Buchultz, who works at Burien’s Posh Puppy Spa & Boutique on SW 153rd, won the “People’s Choice” award in Tacoma at the Northwest Groom Show. She is a... [Read more]

Chow down and help local charities at the 3rd annual ‘Burien Bites’ May 7

Chow down and help local charities at the 3rd annual ‘Burien Bites’ May 7

The third annual ‘Burien Bites’ – a food-centric fundraiser that benefits local charities – will take place on Wednesday, May 7, from 5 – 9 p.m. The cost is $5 for Adults, with Kids under 18... [Read more]

Middle School Students’ film about Hicklin Lake to premiere Tuesday night

Middle School Students’ film about Hicklin Lake to premiere Tuesday night

Female Science Students from Cascade Middle School will be premiering their first documentary film about White Center’s Hicklin Lake this Tuesday night, April 15 at 6:30 p.m. at the Highline Performing... [Read more]

Highline Historical Society to mark Earth Day with ‘Chasing Ice’ film on April 22

Highline Historical Society to mark Earth Day with ‘Chasing Ice’ film on April 22

To celebrate Earth Day on Tuesday, April 22, the Highline Historical Society will be presenting a screening of Chasing Ice, the National Geographic film that frames the story of our planet’s changing... [Read more]

This month’s ‘WABI Weekday Walk’ will be a stroll through Normandy Park

This month’s ‘WABI Weekday Walk’ will be a stroll through Normandy Park

This month’s ‘WABI Weekday Walk’ will take place on Wednesday, April 16 – a Stroll through Normandy Park. “Ah, the next best thing to April in Paris…April in Normandy Park (yes,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Cox Financial will celebrate its 15th Anniversary with a party on April 16

Cox Financial will celebrate its 15th Anniversary with a party on April 16

Cox Financial will be celebrating its 15th Anniversary with a party on from 5 – 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 16 at their offices at 112 SW 157th Street. Refreshments and hors d’oeuvres will be served,... [Read more]

‘Spring SpEGGtacular’ will hop into Burien Community Center April 19

‘Spring SpEGGtacular’ will hop into Burien Community Center April 19

The annual ‘Spring SpEGGtacular’ will hop into the Burien Community Center on Saturday, April 19, from 9 – 11 a.m. “Here comes Peter Cottontail hoppin’ down the bunny trail, hippity... [Read more]

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s Season Finale will be April 26

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s Season Finale will be April 26

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s Season Final concert will be on Saturday, April 26 at the Highline Performing Arts Center in Burien. The concert will begin with Shostakovich’s Festive Overture,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Mimi’s Crop Circle celebrating two anniversaries in one on Saturday, April 12

Mimi’s Crop Circle celebrating two anniversaries in one on Saturday, April 12

Mimi’s Crop Circle, Burien’s premier scrapbooking & paper crafting shop, at 152 SW 152nd St, is celebrating two anniversaries in one on Saturday, April 12. Five years ago Cheri Sefton (aka Mimi)... [Read more]

John Knox Presbyterian Church holding Easter Egg Hunt on April 19

John Knox Presbyterian Church holding Easter Egg Hunt on April 19

John Knox Presbyterian Church will be holding an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 19, starting at 9:30 a.m. “Children through 6th grade are welcome to participate!” reads an announcement.... [Read more]

Who will ‘Walk the Plank’ at April Pools Day at Mount Rainier Pool April 19?

Who will ‘Walk the Plank’ at April Pools Day at Mount Rainier Pool April 19?

Ten public officials including the mayor, police chief and a King County Councilman are teaming up this month to combat drowning in Des Moines and Normandy Park – but which one(s) will ‘Walk the... [Read more]

Sponsored Post ACME Bowl: lots of lanes, lots of fun, great food & just minutes from Burien

ACME Bowl: lots of lanes, lots of fun, great food & just minutes from Burien

We welcome ACME Bowl, our newest Advertiser. ACME, located in Tukwila just east of the mall, is closer to Burien than you might think. We checked it out. You can get to ACME from downtown Burien in less... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2nd annual ‘Burien UFO Festival’ in Olde Burien

PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2nd annual ‘Burien UFO Festival’ in Olde Burien

On Tuesday night, April 1, businesses and residents of Olde Burien were “abducted” by UFOs, Men – and Women – in Black, and more Aliens than you could shake a probe at. It was the second... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Learn about ‘Living Large in Small Spaces’ at Wesley Homes on April 17

Learn about ‘Living Large in Small Spaces’ at Wesley Homes on April 17

Advertiser Wesley Homes will be holding a seminar called “Living Large in Small Spaces” on Thursday, April 17, from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. “Join us and see how a few key features bring personality, space,... [Read more]

Burien Artist Danny Mansmith featured at Community Center through May

Burien Artist Danny Mansmith featured at Community Center through May

The Burien Community Center will be hosting an exhibit by Burien artist Danny Mansmith through the end of May. Danny is a self taught, mixed media, fiber, and installation artist. His exhibit is titled... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Gluten-free CrossFit star Matt Parker shows stuff during ‘Friday Night Lights’

Gluten-free CrossFit star Matt Parker shows stuff during ‘Friday Night Lights’

As family and friends gathered in the Box for “Friday Night Lights” the energy was bursting with excitement. There were two things on Clay Procter’s mind, one was filling in and spinning the mic... [Read more]

PHOTO: UFO recovered off Maury Island, to be displayed in Olde Burien tonight

PHOTO: UFO recovered off Maury Island, to be displayed in Olde Burien tonight

BREAKING: A team of reformed piledrivers-turned-scavengers has recovered a submerged, disc-shaped object off the eastern shores of Maury Island, and will be displaying it at tonight’s ‘Burien... [Read more]

Discover Burien Awards Dinner and Auction raises over $16,000

Discover Burien Awards Dinner and Auction raises over $16,000

[EDITOR'S NOTE: BTB Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer is on the Board of Discover Burien, a local business non-profit.] The Discover Burien Awards Dinner and Auction, held on Friday, March 28, raised over... [Read more]

WABI Burien’s ‘Walk-n-Talk MS’ will be Sunday, April 6th

WABI Burien’s ‘Walk-n-Talk MS’ will be Sunday, April 6th

Jennifer Privette will talk about her personal experience with MS then lead the April Walk-n-Talk. “I am one of many in a large tribe with multiple sclerosis,” says Jennifer Privette, a Burien... [Read more]

REMINDER: 2nd annual ‘Burien UFO Festival’ is Tuesday night, April 1!

REMINDER: 2nd annual ‘Burien UFO Festival’ is Tuesday night, April 1!

The 2nd annual ‘Burien UFO Festival’ will be held Tuesday night, April 1 (aka April Fool’s Day), starting at 7 p.m., so you’d best finish up your homemade UFO, and get your Man/Woman in Black – or Alien – costume ready!

Sponsored Post Burien Community Church holding Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 19

Burien Community Church holding Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 19

Burien Community Church will be holding their second annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 19, starting at 1 p.m. The egg hunt is free and open to all children. Following the egg hunt, children are... [Read more]

City of Normandy Park Arts Commission holding Reception Thursday night

City of Normandy Park Arts Commission holding Reception Thursday night

Exhibit Artist Anette Lusher and one of her works. The City of Normandy Park Arts Commission will be holding an opening night reception for ‘Without Limitations – Visions of Many: An Exhibit Showcasing... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Oh yes it’s Ladies Night at Statements Home Decor this Thursday night

Oh yes it’s Ladies Night at Statements Home Decor this Thursday night

It’ll be Ladies Night this Thursday night, March 27, from 5 – 8 p.m. at Advertiser Statements Home Decor in Olde Burien. Here’s what’s going on: Be full of the Joys of Spring! Easter... [Read more]

LETTER: Burien Actors Theatre says ‘Thanks to one and all’ for recent success

LETTER: Burien Actors Theatre says ‘Thanks to one and all’ for recent success

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] BAT (Burien Actors Theatre) just completed its... [Read more]

REMINDER: 2nd annual ‘Burien UFO Festival’ is just one week away!

REMINDER: 2nd annual ‘Burien UFO Festival’ is just one week away!

REMINDER: You’ve got just one full week to get your homemade UFO built, and your Man/Woman in Black – or Alien – costume ready as the second annual ‘Burien UFO Festival’ is coming to Olde Burien next Tuesday night, April 1…