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B-TOWN HAPS: Saturday will likely be the busiest day of the year, events-wise

B-TOWN HAPS: Saturday will likely be the busiest day of the year, events-wise

This Saturday, Dec. 3, appears to us B-Town Bloggers to be the busiest day of the year, with at least 11 events going on, from local fundraisers to arts & crafts, bazaars, a work party, open house,... [Read more]

Works of artist Robin Walker on display at Burien Community Center thru January

Works of artist Robin Walker on display at Burien Community Center thru January

The Burien Community Center will be presenting the works of artist Robin Walker until the end of January 2017. Robin completed an MFA at Cranbrook Academy of Art in 2010 and exhibits her work around... [Read more]

VIDEO: Watch amazing satellite photo time lapse of the region from 1984-2016

VIDEO: Watch amazing satellite photo time lapse of the region from 1984-2016

The Google Earth Engine has released a new “Time Lapse” feature, which includes sequences of satellite photos spanning from 1984-present, including this cool one of our region below. Sweat... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Pirate Wrestling season has started!

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Pirate Wrestling season has started!

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her third year(!) with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

Two Opening Receptions this weekend before Burien Arts Gallery closes its doors

Two Opening Receptions this weekend before Burien Arts Gallery closes its doors

You have two chances to attend a final Opening Reception at the Burien Arts Gallery in Olde Burien. The Burien Arts Association will host its usual First Friday Opening Reception this Friday, Dec. 2, 5-8... [Read more]

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s ‘Winterfest’ will be this Saturday, Dec. 3

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s ‘Winterfest’ will be this Saturday, Dec. 3

REMINDER: You won’t want to miss this fun filled day – Discover Burien’s annual celebration of Winterfest will be held this Saturday (Dec. 3) in downtown Burien, from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. From horse-drawn... [Read more]

REVIEW: <i>The Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged)</i> is a holiday gift within a gift

REVIEW: The Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged) is a holiday gift within a gift

Review by John Van de Ven. The Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged), is a holiday gift within a gift – or a pageant within a play. The premise of the play (written by Reed Martin) is a pageant featuring a number of acts…

REMINDER: Normandy Park’s annual Tree Lighting will be this Saturday, Dec. 3

REMINDER: Normandy Park’s annual Tree Lighting will be this Saturday, Dec. 3

REMINDER: Normandy Park’s annual Winterfest will be held this Saturday, Dec. 3, at both Manhattan Village and the Normandy Park Towne Center: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.: Manhattan Village (17847 1st... [Read more]

REMINDER: Local Actors will present at Burien Film Office Happy Hour Dec. 6

REMINDER: Local Actors will present at Burien Film Office Happy Hour Dec. 6

REMINDER: Local Actors/Producers/Educators David S. Hogan and Angela DiMarco will headline the next Burien Film Office Happy Hour, to be held next Tuesday, Dec. 6 from 5:30 – 7 p.m. at the Tin Theater. This... [Read more]

Shop from over 100 booths at the 2016 Tyee Holiday Bazaar this Saturday, Dec. 3

Shop from over 100 booths at the 2016 Tyee Holiday Bazaar this Saturday, Dec. 3

Do your holiday shopping at the annual Tyee Holiday Bazaar – coming this Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. A wide variety of holiday items and gifts will be on sale at this great bazaar,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post FREE ‘Santa Party’ will be at the Normandy Park Cove this Sunday, Dec. 4

FREE ‘Santa Party’ will be at the Normandy Park Cove this Sunday, Dec. 4

A FREE ‘Santa Party’ will be held at the Normandy Park Cove this Sunday, Dec. 4, from 1 – 3 p.m. Bring the family for FREE dessert, live holiday music performed by Endolyne Choir of West Seattle,... [Read more]

REMINDER: SHOP LOCAL at Moshier Holiday Pottery Sale this Saturday, Dec. 3!

REMINDER: SHOP LOCAL at Moshier Holiday Pottery Sale this Saturday, Dec. 3!

REMINDER: The Moshier Holiday Pottery Sale is this Saturday, Dec. 3, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Moshier Art Center, located at 430 S. 156th. Twice a year, the potters at the Moshier Community Art... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Olympic Mountains show off fresh dusting of snow in view from Burien

PHOTOS: Olympic Mountains show off fresh dusting of snow in view from Burien

Courtesy resident Elston Hill comes these great photos of a fresh dusting of snow on the Olympic Mountains, as photographed from his Burien home on Monday morning, Nov. 28 (click images to see larger versions):  Read More →

Photographer Matika Wilbur’s work on Native Americans at Burien Library Dec. 1

Photographer Matika Wilbur’s work on Native Americans at Burien Library Dec. 1

Matika Wilbur Presents: Changing The Way We See Native America: Dismantling Native American Stereotypes For far too long, Native America has been misrepresented as a “vanishing race,” silenced in... [Read more]

PHOTO: Did you see the amazing rainbow over Puget Sound Saturday morning?

PHOTO: Did you see the amazing rainbow over Puget Sound Saturday morning?

Resident Elston Hill captured this great photo of an amazing rainbow seen over Puget Sound from his Burien home on Saturday morning, Nov. 26. “It was so dark at 7:40 a.m. this morning that the last... [Read more]

Reconnect at ‘Art Under $100’ in South Park on Saturday, Dec. 10

Reconnect at ‘Art Under $100’ in South Park on Saturday, Dec. 10

Reconnect at ‘Art Under $100’, a community-based art experience at the Seattle Design Center to be held on Saturday, Dec. 10, from 2 – 8 p.m. Get ready for Art Under $100, a genuinely affordable... [Read more]

COUPON: Save $5 at ‘Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged)’, opening Friday

COUPON: Save $5 at ‘Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged)’, opening Friday

Celebrate the season – and Save $5 bucks – with a tour de force in which three actors do absolutely everthing in the irreverently heartwarming comedy The Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged) at Burien... [Read more]

Enjoy Brass Quintet Concert of Holiday Music at Burien Actors Theatre Dec. 11

Enjoy Brass Quintet Concert of Holiday Music at Burien Actors Theatre Dec. 11

On Sunday, Dec. 11, enjoy the sounds of the season as Burien Actors Theatre presents a Holiday Concert with the Northwest Symphony Orchestra (NWSO) Brass Quintet—featuring internationally renowned... [Read more]

Small works featured in Burien Arts Gallery’s final month in Olde Burien

Small works featured in Burien Arts Gallery’s final month in Olde Burien

Purchasing a couple of small works featured in December is a great way to say goodbye to the Burien Arts Gallery in Olde Burien, as these small art pieces make perfect holiday gifts. Many of the small... [Read more]

Highline Community Symphonic Band’s FREE Winter Holiday Concert is Dec. 12

Highline Community Symphonic Band’s FREE Winter Holiday Concert is Dec. 12

The Highline Community Symphonic Band will be holding a free Winter Holiday Concert at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 12, at the Foster Performing Arts Center in Tukwila (map below). The concert’s theme... [Read more]

South Sound Choruses to perform TWO Christmas Concerts Dec. 10 & 11

South Sound Choruses to perform TWO Christmas Concerts Dec. 10 & 11

On Dec. 10 & 11, two of the ensembles of Northwest Associated Arts will present their annual Christmas programs at the Highline Performing Arts Center in Burien. Saturday, December 10 at 2pm, KidSounds... [Read more]

Darius X, ‘A Boy Named Soo’ at Scarlet Ibis Gallery through end of November

Darius X, ‘A Boy Named Soo’ at Scarlet Ibis Gallery through end of November

Darius X’s “A Boy Named Soo” – on exhibit in the new Scarlet Ibis Gallery in Burien since the beginning of October – has been extended through the end of November. This compelling group... [Read more]

Former Seahawk Russell Okung learns to code at Burien’s Highline High School

Former Seahawk Russell Okung learns to code at Burien’s Highline High School

Story & Photos by Kelsey Par Huddled in a cramped Highline High School classroom learning computer coding was probably the last place you’d expect to find a big, tough, Denver Bronco offensive tackle,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop & Pub holding Brewer’s Night this Wed. Nov. 23

Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop & Pub holding Brewer’s Night this Wed. Nov. 23

Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop & Pub will be holding a special Brewer’s Night Event this Wednesday, Nov. 23. They will have 4 brews from Postdoc on tap for a brewer night tap takeover on the... [Read more]

Burien’s Tree Lighting Ceremony will be Wednesday, Dec. 7 at Economy Wiring

Burien’s Tree Lighting Ceremony will be Wednesday, Dec. 7 at Economy Wiring

All are invited to come to Burien’s annual Tree Lighting event on Wednesday, Dec. 7, starting at 6 p.m. at Economy Wiring Company, located at 633 SW 148th Street. The St. Francis choir will begin... [Read more]

Kennedy Catholic High School Arts and Crafts Fair will be Saturday, Dec. 3

Kennedy Catholic High School Arts and Crafts Fair will be Saturday, Dec. 3

Kennedy Catholic High School Arts and Crafts Fair will be held on Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Please join your Kennedy Catholic High School neighbors as they present their annual Arts... [Read more]