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Sponsored Post Free Wine Tasting at Tin Room Bar will be this Thursday, June 18

Free Wine Tasting at Tin Room Bar will be this Thursday, June 18

Advertiser the Tin Room Bar & Theater will be holding its FREE June Wine Tasting this Thursday, June 18, from 5 – 7 p.m. Featured wines: Chandon Brut Classic, California Classic balance typifies... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes from Tuesday’s minus low tide at Burien’s Three Tree Point

PHOTOS: Scenes from Tuesday’s minus low tide at Burien’s Three Tree Point

This week we’ll experience some of the lowest tides of the year, and BTB Contributor Elston Hill took some great photos Tuesday morning (June 16) at Three Tree Point with his wife Jackline Hill and... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Pit Stop Bottle Shop holding Father’s Day Car Show ‘After Party’ this Sunday

Pit Stop Bottle Shop holding Father’s Day Car Show ‘After Party’ this Sunday

Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop is inviting everyone over 21 to their special Father’s Day Car Show After Party this Sunday, June 21, from 4 – 7 p.m. “Come and join us after the car show... [Read more]

First Blind Baseball Team in Seattle to play fundraiser game for Guide Dog Users

First Blind Baseball Team in Seattle to play fundraiser game for Guide Dog Users

The Seattle South King Sluggers, a project of the South King Council of the Blind (SKB), is the first blind baseball team in the Seattle/South King area, and they’ll be playing a fundraiser game... [Read more]

PODCAST: Burien Police lure, bust pedophile; Cab Driver shot & more…

PODCAST: Burien Police lure, bust pedophile; Cab Driver shot & more…

Here’s episode #6 of our SoKing News Podcast, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics and Excellence... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Bears win walk-off vs Snoqualmie Hurricanes

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Bears win walk-off vs Snoqualmie Hurricanes

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following article is another from our youngest-ever Contributor – 11-year old Isabel Herbruger – who has been submitting stories and photos as part of her effort to earn... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Celebrate the Old West at El Dorado West Retirement Community June 17

Celebrate the Old West at El Dorado West Retirement Community June 17

Advertiser El Dorado West Retirement Community will be celebrating the Old West on Wednesday, June 17, from 5:30 – 7 p.m. with blackjack, craps, music & dancing, wine & beer, smoked salmon with... [Read more]

Burien Arts Gallery holding Painting Workshops through end of July

Burien Arts Gallery holding Painting Workshops through end of July

Burien Arts Gallery will be holding a Painting Workshop – “WATER MEDIA BASICS” – on the 4th Saturday in June, and on the 2nd & 4th Saturdays in July, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. “Bring your... [Read more]

Shorewood Christian School’s Massive Parking Lot Sale is June 19-20

Shorewood Christian School’s Massive Parking Lot Sale is June 19-20

Shorewood Christian School will be holding a massive Parking Lot Sale on Friday & Saturday, June 19 & 20, from 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. “This Ain’t Your Momma’s Garage Sale!” They’ll... [Read more]

UPDATE: Bootlegger’s Trail June 17 Weekday Walk has been cancelled

UPDATE: Bootlegger’s Trail June 17 Weekday Walk has been cancelled

Pssst!  Roy sent me! He says the coast is clear to do a ‘Walk-n-Talk’ on the Bootlegger’s Trail in Woodmont Beach on Wednesday, June 17 at 9 a.m…

Sponsored Post Author of ‘Sophie’s Quest’ holding book signing at Burien Library Saturday

Author of ‘Sophie’s Quest’ holding book signing at Burien Library Saturday

Sonja Anderson, Author of “Sophie’s Quest,” will be holding a Book Signing at the Burien Library this Saturday, June 13 at 3 p.m. It isn’t Sophie’s fault that pesky Timley Mouse crawls... [Read more]

Here’s how YOU can help fund the annual Three Tree Point Fireworks show!

Here’s how YOU can help fund the annual Three Tree Point Fireworks show!

Here comes the 4th of July – a very special event in Burien’s Three Tree Point neighborhood! “Our quiet and scenic corner of Burien turns on the charm to share in the traditions of the 4th... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s Father’s Day Car Show & Chili Cook-Off will be Sunday, June 21

Discover Burien’s Father’s Day Car Show & Chili Cook-Off will be Sunday, June 21

Save the date because this Father’s Day weekend – June 20 & 21 – marks a sacred (and FREE) annual tradition in Burien – the Wild Strawberry Festival and Father’s Day Car Show and Chili... [Read more]

South Highline National Little League starts new ‘Challenger Division’

South Highline National Little League starts new ‘Challenger Division’

South Highline National Little League has started a new ‘Challenger Division’ of baseball for kids with different abilities this season, with the first game being held Saturday, June 6, at... [Read more]

‘Local Treasure’ documentary on Seahurst Park restoration to screen this summer

‘Local Treasure’ documentary on Seahurst Park restoration to screen this summer

A new documentary about the Seahurst Park restoration – ‘Local Treasure’ – will premiere this summer at the Environmental Science Center, which overlooks the home of the largest seawall... [Read more]

‘Walk-n-Talk’ in Chelsea Park Sunday

‘Walk-n-Talk’ in Chelsea Park Sunday

It’s walking time again. Let’s head north from Burien Town Square to check out the transition from Spring to Summer in Chelsea Park. The last time we visited the neighborhood, we found these scenic... [Read more]

PODCAST: Burien burglar caught in the act, Normandy Park grenade & more…

PODCAST: Burien burglar caught in the act, Normandy Park grenade & more…

Here’s episode #5 of our SoKing News Podcast, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics and Excellence... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Endolyne Joe’s running ‘Roenis Elias Game Day Draft Beer Promo’!

Endolyne Joe’s running ‘Roenis Elias Game Day Draft Beer Promo’!

Advertiser Endolyne Joe’s is running a special Roenis Elias Game Day Draft Beer Promotion! (if you don’t know who Roenis Elias is, he’s a 26-year old, left-handed Cuban pitcher for the... [Read more]

INTERN’S VIEW: ‘Piper’ the dog will greet you at Burien’s Maven Mercantile

INTERN’S VIEW: ‘Piper’ the dog will greet you at Burien’s Maven Mercantile

  Story & Photos by Sterling Paris South King Media Intern On SW 152 Street (seems to be my favorite street!) in downtown Burien is a restaurant called Maven Mercantile, which was first opened... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: ‘Awesome Kids Day’ will be Sat., July 11 at Town Square Park

SAVE THE DATE: ‘Awesome Kids Day’ will be Sat., July 11 at Town Square Park

The 2nd annual ‘Awesome Kids Day’ event will be held on Saturday, July 11 at Burien Town Square Park, and all are invited! This is a FREE family event sponsored by Collins Chiropractic in... [Read more]

Seattle Seahawks, NFL present city with check to help fund youth programs

Seattle Seahawks, NFL present city with check to help fund youth programs

Photo by Corky Trewin. Burien City Councilmember Jerry Robison accepted a check from the NFL on Wednesday (June 3) at Cedarhurst Elementary School that will help fund programs to keep kids active. In addition... [Read more]

REMINDER: Fundraiser screening of ‘The Maury Island Incident’ is Wed. June 10

REMINDER: Fundraiser screening of ‘The Maury Island Incident’ is Wed. June 10

REMINDER: A full screening of the locally-produced film “The Maury Island Incident” to benefit the Greater Kent Historical Society will be next Wednesday night, June 10 at Kent-Meridian High... [Read more]

Little Christian Preschool Retirement Celebration for Gwen LaFrombois June 7

Little Christian Preschool Retirement Celebration for Gwen LaFrombois June 7

Little Christian Preschool will be holding a Retirement Celebration for Gwen LaFrombois on Sunday, June 7 from 2 – 4 p.m. “Come join in celebrating her 33 years of service to multiple generations!” St.... [Read more]

Bring the family to see ‘Coppelia’ at Momentum Dance in Burien June 6

Bring the family to see ‘Coppelia’ at Momentum Dance in Burien June 6

The girl with the enamel eyes – ‘Coppelia’ – is a charming, funny ballet full of humor, ballet mime, mistaken identity, mad science, and finding true love. A full-length ballet presented... [Read more]

Meet Burien Arts Gallery’s featured Artist Rebecca Woodhouse Allard Fri. night

Meet Burien Arts Gallery’s featured Artist Rebecca Woodhouse Allard Fri. night

by Rebecca Woodhouse Allard Meet Rebecca Woodhouse Allard, a printmaker who works in carved linoleum and rubber, at Burien Arts Gallery’s Opening Reception, Friday, June 5, 5 p.m.-8 p.m., at the gallery,... [Read more]

Here’s the full schedule for the Wild Strawberry Festival, coming June 20-21

Here’s the full schedule for the Wild Strawberry Festival, coming June 20-21

The City of Burien announced the full schedule for the Wild Strawberry Festival – coming to Town Square Park the weekend of June 20-21 – and we’ve got it here: SATURDAY, JUNE 20: Town Square... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Kids Toy Swap at Recology Store in Five Corners goes through June 26

Kids Toy Swap at Recology Store in Five Corners goes through June 26

Through Friday, June 26, families can donate toys at the Recology Store, Highline, located in Five Corners at 15858 1st Ave South, Suite A100. On Saturday, June 27, a toy swap will be held from 10 a.m.... [Read more]

Here are the summer programs going on at the Environmental Science Center

Here are the summer programs going on at the Environmental Science Center

SEAHURST SUMMER PROGRAMS Saturdays from 10:00am—12:00pm Space is limited so please register online All programs will occur at the Environmental Science Center in Seahurst Park located at the north... [Read more]