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PHOTOS: ‘Seattle Woman’s Steel Pan Project’ at Thursday’s ‘Music in the Park’

PHOTOS: ‘Seattle Woman’s Steel Pan Project’ at Thursday’s ‘Music in the Park’

Courtesy resident Elston Hill comes these great photos from Thursday night’s ‘Music in the Park’ at Lake Burien School Park, featuring Caribbean music from the Seattle Woman’s Steel... [Read more]

Laugh, tremble with ‘Turbo Turkey: The Dark Meat,’ opening at BAT July 29

Laugh, tremble with ‘Turbo Turkey: The Dark Meat,’ opening at BAT July 29

Get set for spine-tingling laughs with Turbo Turkey: The Dark Meat, four horror-comedy shorts from the demented minds of Turbo Turkey, performing at Burien Actors Theatre from Friday, July 29 through Aug.... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Closeups of a beautiful Hummingbird visiting a Burien backyard

PHOTOS: Closeups of a beautiful Hummingbird visiting a Burien backyard

Courtesy resident Elston Hill comes these amazing photos of a recent visitor to his Burien garden – a likely Rufous Hummingbird. Click images to see larger versions/slideshow: [NOTE: If you think... [Read more]

It’s ‘Community Art Month’ at the Burien Arts Gallery – get your art exhibited!

It’s ‘Community Art Month’ at the Burien Arts Gallery – get your art exhibited!

It’s ‘Community Art Month’ at the Burien Arts Gallery, where anyone can create a piece of art, bring it to the Gallery on Aug. 1, then get it exhibited during the month of August! See www.burienarts.org for... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Discover Savings & Fashion at 3 Wishes during Saturday’s Olde Burien Block Party

Discover Savings & Fashion at 3 Wishes during Saturday’s Olde Burien Block Party

The Olde Burien Block party is returning this Saturday, July 16, 2016! And Olde Burien favorite 3 Wishes is pulling out all the stops with an enhanced selection of merchandise filling two tents bordering... [Read more]

‘Bakelite 78’ will rock Marvista Park for FREE this Sunday, July 17

‘Bakelite 78’ will rock Marvista Park for FREE this Sunday, July 17

Bakelite 78 will rock Marvista Park on Sunday July 17, from 5 – 6:30 p.m.! Join your neighbors for this fun and FREE event at the park, located at 19990 4th Ave SW (map below). Here’s more about... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Washington State Little League Baseball Tournament

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Washington State Little League Baseball Tournament

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her second 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]

Support the White Center Kiwanis at Highline Bears game this Friday night

Support the White Center Kiwanis at Highline Bears game this Friday night

Photo by Isabel Please come out to support the White Center Kiwanis with a fun evening watching the Highline Bears baseball team this Friday night, July 15 at 7 p.m., and help fund local Kiwanis projects... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Open call for Models: Strut your stuff for 3 Wishes at Olde Burien Block Party

Open call for Models: Strut your stuff for 3 Wishes at Olde Burien Block Party

Olde Burien favorite 3 Wishes is looking for models for their informal fashion show, which will be held during the Olde Burien Block Party this coming Saturday, July 16. If you or someone you know would... [Read more]

‘Music in the Park’ continues this Wed. & Thursday with two FREE concerts!

‘Music in the Park’ continues this Wed. & Thursday with two FREE concerts!

Burien Parks’ ‘Music in the Park’ continues this week with two FREE concerts scheduled on Wednesday, July 13 at North SeaTac Park, and Thursday, July 14 at Lake Burien School Park: Wednesday,... [Read more]

Hi-Liners’ ’25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee’ July 16 & 17 in Renton

Hi-Liners’ ’25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee’ July 16 & 17 in Renton

Burien’s Hi-Liners Musical Theatre will be performing “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” at Renton Civic Theater on July 16 & 17, starting at 7 p.m. Six awkward spelling... [Read more]

PODCAST: Body found in stolen car; women shot on 4th; Jack Mayne & more…

PODCAST: Body found in stolen car; women shot on 4th; Jack Mayne & more…

Here’s episode #59 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Carnival Days’ will be July 21-24 at Puget Sound Park

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Carnival Days’ will be July 21-24 at Puget Sound Park

Photo by Michael Brunk | nwlens.com Discover Burien’s annual ‘Carnival Days’ is returning to Puget Sound Park, from Thursday, July 21 to Sunday, July 24, from 3 – 10 p.m. Puget Sound... [Read more]

Hi-Liners’ ‘James and the Giant Peach Jr.’ at Renton Civic Theater July 14-17

Hi-Liners’ ‘James and the Giant Peach Jr.’ at Renton Civic Theater July 14-17

Burien’s Hi-Liners Musical Theatre will be performing ‘James and the Giant Peach Jr.’ at the Renton Civic Theater on July 14, 15, 16 & 17. This is a delightfully offbeat adaptation... [Read more]

UPDATE: Tonight’s ‘Music in the Park’ with Pearl Django has been MOVED!

UPDATE: Tonight’s ‘Music in the Park’ with Pearl Django has been MOVED!

UPDATE: Tonight’s FREE ‘Music in the Park’ concert – featuring Pearl Django – will be held from 6:30 – 8 p.m. at the Burien Community Center (14700 6th Ave SW – map below),... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Local Author Carol S. Hervin launches new children’s book; book signing July 16

Local Author Carol S. Hervin launches new children’s book; book signing July 16

Carol S. Hervin, local Normandy Park resident, has just released her newest children’s book, “Boots and Sam, A Story of Friendship.” This is a delightful story of two loveable cats,... [Read more]

Burien Arts presents FREE Shakespeare plays in Dottie Harper Park during July

Burien Arts presents FREE Shakespeare plays in Dottie Harper Park during July

Burien Arts Association will be hosting a FREE open-air Shakespeare in the Park production of “Cymbeline ” on Saturday, July 23, at Dottie Harper Park from 7 – 9:30 p.m. A week later – on Saturday,... [Read more]

Burien Arts Gallery wants your Artwork! Make some Art & get on their walls

Burien Arts Gallery wants your Artwork! Make some Art & get on their walls

The Burien Arts Gallery wants your artwork! August is ‘Community Art Month’ in Burien. Engage your creativity Make some art in response to this photo Burien Arts will exhibit it on the... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Check out LIVE ‘Molner Music’ at the Tin Room Bar this Thursday night

Check out LIVE ‘Molner Music’ at the Tin Room Bar this Thursday night

Experience The B-Town Beat Art Walk in Burien this Thursday, July 7, and check out “Molner Music” – LIVE at the Tin Room Bar, from 6 – 8 p.m. TIN THEATER MOVIE SCHEDULE   |   JOIN... [Read more]

Live music, beer gardens & more at Olde Burien Block Party on Saturday, July 16

Live music, beer gardens & more at Olde Burien Block Party on Saturday, July 16

The annual Olde Burien Block party happens on Saturday, July 16 in Olde Burien, on SW 152nd Street between Ambaum Blvd. and 10th Ave SW. The FREE event will run from 10 a.m. and 11 p.m., and will include... [Read more]

PHOTOS/VIDEO: 4th of July fireworks light up skies around Burien

PHOTOS/VIDEO: 4th of July fireworks light up skies around Burien

Courtesy resident Elston Hill comes these great photos of fireworks seen from Burien on the 4th of July. “A neighbor invited us to his house for the fireworks. His house faces south. Our house faces... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Scenes from Burien’s 95th Independence Day Parade

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Scenes from Burien’s 95th Independence Day Parade

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her second 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]

PHOTOS: Scenes from the 4th of July in Burien’s Three Tree Point neighborhood

PHOTOS: Scenes from the 4th of July in Burien’s Three Tree Point neighborhood

The 4th of July is an awesome, day-long celebration in Burien’s beautiful Three Tree Point neighborhood – starting with a community breakfast, flag-raising ceremony, kids’ parade and games,... [Read more]