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PHOTOS: Recent fair weather inspires some great photography

PHOTOS: Recent fair weather inspires some great photography

Courtesy Elston Hill comes these great photos, taken from his Burien home on Thursday, April 20 and Friday, April 21. “This is the rainiest and coldest winter/spring in 30 years,” Elston said.... [Read more]

‘Oh say, can you sing?’ Highline Bears seeking National Anthem singers

‘Oh say, can you sing?’ Highline Bears seeking National Anthem singers

The Highline Bears announced this week that they will be holding tryouts for talented artists and performers on Sunday, April 30, to get the opportunity to sing the National Anthem at a 2017 Highline... [Read more]

Resolution recognizing ‘The Maury Island Incident’ passed in State Senate

Resolution recognizing ‘The Maury Island Incident’ passed in State Senate

Sen. Keiser with the “Maury Island Incident” team: Steve Edmiston, Scott Schaefer, Shelli Park and John White, taken April 18th, 2017. On Tuesday, April 18, the Washington State Senate passed... [Read more]

Larry Snyder will talk storytelling at Film Office Happy Hour May 2, which will include a Food Bank fundraiser

Larry Snyder will talk storytelling at Film Office Happy Hour May 2, which will include a Food Bank fundraiser

Young Reflections Photography Where do stories come from? How do we know anyone will care? How can I tell my stories in the most meaningful way? Although these are challenging questions for any of us to... [Read more]

‘April Pools Day’ will be this Saturday, April 22 at Evergreen Community Pool

‘April Pools Day’ will be this Saturday, April 22 at Evergreen Community Pool

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center will be hosting a FREE Community Water Safety Event this Saturday, April 22, from 12:30-2:30 p.m. They will be raffling off a free session of swim lessons, swim passes... [Read more]

Enjoy Huli Huli Island style Roasted Chicken & Ribs at Saturday Fundraiser

Enjoy Huli Huli Island style Roasted Chicken & Ribs at Saturday Fundraiser

Print this ad and bring it with you to receive $1 off your plate of choice! or mention Owen (or The B-Town Blog) sent you! Enjoy a Huli Huli Island style Roasted Chicken and Ribs Plate Fundraising event... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Immature teenage hoodlums brawl in Burien

PHOTOS: Immature teenage hoodlums brawl in Burien

On Sunday morning (April 16), four immature bald eagles came to Burien’s Three Tree Point neighborhood to ride the wind. Soon…fights erupted. Elston Hill was there to take these amazing photos... [Read more]

Over 200 celebrate Highline Schools Foundation at Gold Star Awards Breakfast

Over 200 celebrate Highline Schools Foundation at Gold Star Awards Breakfast

On Friday, April 14, over 200 people gathered at Cedarbrook Lodge in SeaTac to support the Highline Schools Foundation at its annual Gold Star Awards Breakfast. “Because of the generosity of our... [Read more]

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s 30th Anniversary Concert will be Sat., April 29

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s 30th Anniversary Concert will be Sat., April 29

The Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s 30th Anniversary Celebration Concert will be held on Saturday, April 29, starting at 8 p.m. at the Highline Performing Arts Center. PROGRAM for the EVENING: FANFARE... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Cinco de Mayo Party will be Saturday, May 6 at the Normandy Park Cove

Cinco de Mayo Party will be Saturday, May 6 at the Normandy Park Cove

CINCO DE MAYO! Saturday, May 6 at The Cove! 7:00 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. The Cove Community club says: “Bienvenidos Amigos, join us for a great time at the Cove for our annual Cinco De Mayo party.” They’ll... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Tin Room’s monthly Wine Tasting will be 5–7 p.m. this Thursday, April 20

Tin Room’s monthly Wine Tasting will be 5–7 p.m. this Thursday, April 20

Advertiser the Tin Room Bar & Theater’s April Wine Tasting will be this Thursday, April 20, from 5– 7 p.m., focusing on “International Meeting of the Wines.” Featured Wines: Prosecco... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre’s Playwrights Fest is ‘an example of really fine theatre’

Burien Actors Theatre’s Playwrights Fest is ‘an example of really fine theatre’

The Bill and Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival is a fantastic way to see some of the top new plays in the region. Eric Dickman and Maggie Larrick put an amazing amount of work and passion into…

The Viand Pundit reviews Burien’s King Wha Mandarin Restaurant

The Viand Pundit reviews Burien’s King Wha Mandarin Restaurant

The following is a new regular review column by ‘The Viand Pundit,’ our new, anonymous restaurant critic: King Wha Restaurant Review by Viand Pundit King Wha 605 SW 152nd Street Burien, Washington... [Read more]

REMINDER: Eat your way through town at ‘Burien Bites’ fundraiser TONIGHT!

REMINDER: Eat your way through town at ‘Burien Bites’ fundraiser TONIGHT!

REMINDER: The 6th annual ‘Burien Bites’ fundraiser will be held in downtown Burien TONIGHT – Thursday, April 13 – from 5 – 8 p.m. Tickets for the $2 bites will be available at HomeTask... [Read more]

Highline High’s ‘High Tekerz’ are heading to the FIRST World Championships!

Highline High’s ‘High Tekerz’ are heading to the FIRST World Championships!

The High Tekerz – Highline High School’s 4H and FIRST® Robotics team 3574 – is headed to the FIRST World Championships, to be held April 19-22 in Houston! On April 8 at the PNW Regional Championship,... [Read more]

Student Music & Art Walk will be held in downtown Burien on Friday, May 5

Student Music & Art Walk will be held in downtown Burien on Friday, May 5

The B-Town Beat’s Student Music & Art Walk will be held on Friday, May 5, 2017, from 6 – 9 p.m. on SW 152nd Street, between 4th and 10th Ave SW. “Celebrate the start of the B-Town Beat... [Read more]

Our new local restaurant critic ‘The Viand Pundit’ reviews Snack Gyros

Our new local restaurant critic ‘The Viand Pundit’ reviews Snack Gyros

The following is a new column by ‘The Viand Pundit,’ our new, anonymous restaurant critic: A short review by The Viand Pundit Snack Gyros 15217 6th Ave SW Burien, WA 98166 (206) 353-2384 This... [Read more]

Highline High School Drama presenting two one-act comedies this Saturday

Highline High School Drama presenting two one-act comedies this Saturday

Highline High School’s spring production is a double-header – two one-act comedies: “Check Please” is a humorous look at the risky world of blind dating “21 Guaranteed Ways... [Read more]

Bill & Peggy Hunt Playwrights Fest starts at Burien Actors Theatre April 14

Bill & Peggy Hunt Playwrights Fest starts at Burien Actors Theatre April 14

For about the price of a matinee movie theater ticket, enjoy two award-winning and thought-provoking new plays live in April and May during the Playwrights Festival at Burien Actors Theatre. The 2017... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Moshier Spring Pottery Sale will be Saturday, May 6

SAVE THE DATE: Moshier Spring Pottery Sale will be Saturday, May 6

SAVE THE DATE: The annual Moshier Spring Pottery Sale will be held on Saturday, May 6, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Moshier Art Center, located at 430 S 156th Street. Twice a year the potters at... [Read more]

Eat your way through town for a good cause at Burien Bites on Thurs., April 13

Eat your way through town for a good cause at Burien Bites on Thurs., April 13

The 6th annual ‘Burien Bites’ fundraiser will be held in downtown Burien, from 5 – 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 13. Created by Hometask Owner Jerrod Sessler, and organized by Discover Burien,... [Read more]

First pitch for Highline Bears 2017 season will be Friday, June 2 in White Center

First pitch for Highline Bears 2017 season will be Friday, June 2 in White Center

The local semi-pro Highline Bears baseball team announced that their opening game for the 2017 season will be Friday, June 2 in White Center, with first pitch set for 7:05 p.m. The Bears – who were... [Read more]

REMINDER: Steve Edmiston on film development, finance & more Tuesday

REMINDER: Steve Edmiston on film development, finance & more Tuesday

REMINDER: Local filmmaker Steve Edmiston will present “Adventures in the (short) film trade: lessons learned from the brave new world of independent film development, finance, and distribution” at... [Read more]

Matt Griffin YMCA’s annual ‘Healthy Kids Day’ will be Saturday, April 29

Matt Griffin YMCA’s annual ‘Healthy Kids Day’ will be Saturday, April 29

On Saturday, April 29, the Matt Griffin YMCA will be holding its free ‘Healthy Kids Day,’ the Y’s national initiative to improve health and well-being for kids and families. The day-long... [Read more]