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Highline and Aviation High School Jazz Band ‘Spring Fling’ concert is Feb. 21

Highline and Aviation High School Jazz Band ‘Spring Fling’ concert is Feb. 21

Highline and Aviation High School Jazz Bands’ ‘Spring Fling’ Big Band Dance will be Saturday, Feb. 21, from 7 – 10 p.m. at the Highline High School cafeteria. “Come dance to... [Read more]

KING Aquatic Club launching new site at Evergreen Community Aquatic Center

KING Aquatic Club launching new site at Evergreen Community Aquatic Center

The KING Aquatic Club, a USA Swimming Gold Medal Swim Club, will be launching a new site at the Evergreen Community Aquatic Center (ECAC) in White Center starting on Monday, Feb. 16. Established in 1966,... [Read more]

Enter to win two FREE tickets to the Mar. 6-7 Poverty Bay Wine Festival!

Enter to win two FREE tickets to the Mar. 6-7 Poverty Bay Wine Festival!

You are invited to the 11th Annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival, coming to Des Moines Beach Park Auditorium on March 6-7! To purchase tickets, click here and save $5 with special early bird pricing. Proceeds... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Enjoy ‘Parents Night Out’ at Matt Griffin YMCA on Saturday, Feb. 21

Enjoy ‘Parents Night Out’ at Matt Griffin YMCA on Saturday, Feb. 21

If you’re looking for an after-Valentine’s Day excuse to get away from the kids, Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA has the solution on Saturday, Feb. 21: PARENTS NIGHT OUT! Saturday, February 21st... [Read more]

Meet ‘Valentino,’ a Beaver rescued at Three Tree Point on Valentine’s Day

Meet ‘Valentino,’ a Beaver rescued at Three Tree Point on Valentine’s Day

Story & Photos by Maureen Hoffmann Meet “Valentino” the Beaver… One local resident quipped, “It takes a village to heal a beaver.” For several hours on Valentine’s Day afternoon, nearby... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Normandy Park Cove’s ‘Sweetheart Dance’ will be Saturday, Feb. 21

Normandy Park Cove’s ‘Sweetheart Dance’ will be Saturday, Feb. 21

On Saturday, Feb. 21 at 7:30 p.m., the Normandy Park Community Club (the Cove) will host their annual Sweetheart Dance. Live dance music will be provided by the 20-piece Portage Bay Big Band (pictured... [Read more]

Artists United’s annual Juried Art Show opens at Burien Arts Gallery March 6

Artists United’s annual Juried Art Show opens at Burien Arts Gallery March 6

Artists United is presenting its annual Juried Art Show at the Burien Arts Gallery in March, with an opening reception on Friday, March 6, from 5 – 8 p.m.. The gallery is located at 826 SW 152 Street... [Read more]

‘Shut Up Legs!’ & ‘Our Pain, Their Gain’ – Cove to Clover fundraiser is March 15

‘Shut Up Legs!’ & ‘Our Pain, Their Gain’ – Cove to Clover fundraiser is March 15

Washington State’s toughest St. Patrick’s Day Snake Themed 5K race – Cove to Clover – will be held Sunday, March 15. This is an excellent, grassroots tradition for our community to “suffer together... [Read more]

REMINDER: Celebrate Valentine’s with ‘I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change’!

REMINDER: Celebrate Valentine’s with ‘I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change’!

Valentine’s Day weekend is brimming with deals to see Burien Actors Theatre’s musical comedy “I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change” – which opens TONIGHT (Friday, Feb. 13) – at an... [Read more]

REMINDER: Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s Valentine’s Concert is Friday

REMINDER: Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s Valentine’s Concert is Friday

REMINDER: This Friday night, Feb. 13, Burien’s Northwest Symphony Orchestra will present its popular Valentine’s Concert at the Highline Performing Arts Center in Burien. The concert will feature... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Shrove Pancake Tuesday with Mardi Gras Flair at St. Luke’s Tuesday, Feb. 17

Shrove Pancake Tuesday with Mardi Gras Flair at St. Luke’s Tuesday, Feb. 17

A Shrove (Pancake) Tuesday with a Mardi Gras (Fat Tuesday) Flair is set for Tuesday, Feb. 17, from 5:30 – 8 p.m. at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Renton. “Come join us for pancakes in a... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Highline High Pirate Wrestlers make it to sub-regionals

PHOTOS: Highline High Pirate Wrestlers make it to sub-regionals

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following article is another from our youngest-ever Contributor – 10-year old Isabel Herbruger – who has been submitting stories and photos as part of her effort to earn... [Read more]

INTERN’S VIEW: A remote control is embedded in a tree at my school!

INTERN’S VIEW: A remote control is embedded in a tree at my school!

What the heck is an old remote control doing embedded in a tree? Click image to see larger version. Story & Photos by Sterling Paris Intern, Big Picture High School At my school – Big Picture High... [Read more]

Cove to Clover offering Corporate Team Contest at March 15 fundraiser event

Cove to Clover offering Corporate Team Contest at March 15 fundraiser event

Cove to Clover will be offering a Corporate Team Contest at this year’s event – set for Sunday, March 15 – with the Grand Prize being a Challenge Course Team Building Adventure (by Y.E.T.I.): High... [Read more]

Sponsored Post ‘Winter Break Fun’ runs Feb. 16–17 at Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA

‘Winter Break Fun’ runs Feb. 16–17 at Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA

‘Winter Break Fun’ runs from Feb. 16 & 17, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA in SeaTac. “Schools Out! Need plans for your child during the February Winter Break?... [Read more]

Lineup announced for ‘Burien Birdfest’ at Page 2 Books this Saturday, Feb. 14

Lineup announced for ‘Burien Birdfest’ at Page 2 Books this Saturday, Feb. 14

The ‘Burien Birdfest’ – set for this Saturday, Feb. 14 at Page 2 Books – will have 3 writers, artists and presenters this year: 11am to 12pm: Judy Lane, local artist and photographer.... [Read more]

WABI Weekday Walk returning to Normandy Park on Wednesday, Feb. 18

WABI Weekday Walk returning to Normandy Park on Wednesday, Feb. 18

WABI Weekday Walkers will be returning to Normandy Park for their monthly walk on Wednesday, Feb. 18, starting at 9 a.m. Walkers will start from Nature Trails Park, walk up the hill to little-known Nist... [Read more]

Boy Scout Troop #375’s annual Lenten Fish Dinner will be Friday, Feb. 20

Boy Scout Troop #375’s annual Lenten Fish Dinner will be Friday, Feb. 20

Boy Scout Troop #375 will be holding their annual Lenten fish dinner on Friday, Feb. 20, from 5 – 7 p.m. in Unity Place at St. Francis of Assisi in Burien. “Come and enjoy good food and friends,”... [Read more]

Sponsored Post This weekend, celebrate ‘Danny’ the Pig’s return to Advertiser Endolyne Joe’s!

This weekend, celebrate ‘Danny’ the Pig’s return to Advertiser Endolyne Joe’s!

A little over a year ago, ‘Danny’ – a charming wooden pig – was taken from Advertiser Endolyne Joe’s Restaurant in West Seattle. On Tuesday, Jan. 27th, a construction worker returned... [Read more]

Sponsored Post ‘Sweethearts Dance’ will be Friday, Feb. 13 at Matt Griffin YMCA

‘Sweethearts Dance’ will be Friday, Feb. 13 at Matt Griffin YMCA

Spend this Valentine’s Eve dancing the night away with your little Valentine’s – Moms and Dads, bring your kiddos to the Sweethearts Dance and dance the night away on Friday, Feb. 13 at Matt Griffin... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop holding Sierra Nevada Brewer’s Night Feb. 11

Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop holding Sierra Nevada Brewer’s Night Feb. 11

Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop will be holding a Sierra Nevada Brewer’s Night on Wednesday, Feb. 11 from 6 – 9 p.m. “Come taste some great Sierra Nevada Brewing Co beers!” reads an... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Are you interested in a Book Club? Page 2 Books wants to know…

Are you interested in a Book Club? Page 2 Books wants to know…

Advertiser Page 2 Books wants to know: Are you interested in a book club? Do you like to discover new books and discuss them with others. Are you interested in joining a book group? starting a new book... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Book Signing with Tracy Weber will be at Page 2 Books this Saturday, Feb. 7

Book Signing with Tracy Weber will be at Page 2 Books this Saturday, Feb. 7

A Book Signing with Tracy Weber – Author of the “Downward Dog” series – will be held at Page 2 Books this Saturday, Feb. 7 at 1:30 p.m. Seattle-based writer and yoga instructor Tracy... [Read more]

COUPON: Save $5 off BAT’s musical ‘I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change’

COUPON: Save $5 off BAT’s musical ‘I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change’

Laugh at love’s imperfection with the musical comedy ‘I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change’ at Burien Actors Theatre, opening Friday, Feb. 13 and running through March 22. “I LOVE... [Read more]

Reception for ‘Saints & Sinners’ exhibit is this Friday at Burien Arts Gallery

Reception for ‘Saints & Sinners’ exhibit is this Friday at Burien Arts Gallery

By Lis Wright Ivec.​By Daniel McManus.Artist Lis Wright Ivec will be at the Burien Arts Gallery this Friday evening, Feb. 6 for the opening of the “Icons and Masks: Images of Saints and Sinners”... [Read more]

Step up for the annual Stairway Walk in West Seattle this Saturday, Feb. 7

Step up for the annual Stairway Walk in West Seattle this Saturday, Feb. 7

For the last two years, WABI Burien has participated in Feet First’s Annual Stairway Walk. Alas, Burien’s stairway walk – Eagle Landing Park – is closed due to erosion (click here for more info). So... [Read more]

Donations needed for Highline Schools Foundation’s ‘Project PROMise’

Donations needed for Highline Schools Foundation’s ‘Project PROMise’

Project PROMise™ is the Highline Schools Foundation’s outreach program in which new and gently used formal dresses are collected from our community so local students in need can attend their prom... [Read more]

‘Empty Bowls’ sets record with over 1,200 attendees and over $21,000 raised

‘Empty Bowls’ sets record with over 1,200 attendees and over $21,000 raised

This year’s 10th anniversary of ‘Empty Bowls’ was a huge success and broke all fundraising and attendance records with over 1,200 in attendance donating over $21,000. The proceeds raised... [Read more]