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Enjoy FREE Shakespeare in the Park at Marvista Park this Sunday, July 12

Enjoy FREE Shakespeare in the Park at Marvista Park this Sunday, July 12

The Normandy Park Arts Commission will be presenting a FREE Shakespeare in the Park performance this Sunday, July 12, from 5 – 6:30 p.m., with GreenStage performing “Much Ado About Nothing.”... [Read more]

Enjoy unexpected new plays in Seattle Playwrights Studio Showcase July 24-26

Enjoy unexpected new plays in Seattle Playwrights Studio Showcase July 24-26

Come enjoy – in air-conditioned luxury – rehearsed staged readings of original short works written and performed by local playwrights and actors in Seattle Playwrights Studio’s annual Showcase July 24-26.  Meet... [Read more]

PHOTO: Canadian Coast Guard Ship W. E. Ricker cruises past Three Tree Point

PHOTO: Canadian Coast Guard Ship W. E. Ricker cruises past Three Tree Point

It’s not every day that you see the Canadian Coast Guard cruising off the coast of Burien, but around 8 a.m. Thursday morning (July 9) BTB Contributor Elston Hill captured this image of the ship... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Chomp. Chew. Down the hatch. Zippy’s Burger Eating Contest set for July 19

Chomp. Chew. Down the hatch. Zippy’s Burger Eating Contest set for July 19

Next weekend is White Center’s popular Jubilee Days. You know what that means? Blog Advertiser Zippy’s Giant Burgers Third Annual Burger Eating Contest, set for Sunday, July 19! Registration... [Read more]

REMINDER: Staxx Brothers kick-off Burien’s ‘Music in the Park’ TONIGHT!

REMINDER: Staxx Brothers kick-off Burien’s ‘Music in the Park’ TONIGHT!

REMINDER: Burien’s FREE ‘Music in the Park’ Summer Concert Series opens TONIGHT – Thursday, July 9 – with The Staxx Brothers at Lake Burien School Park from 6:30 – 8 p.m.: As... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: 8th annual West Seattle Car Show will be Sunday, Sept. 13

SAVE THE DATE: 8th annual West Seattle Car Show will be Sunday, Sept. 13

SAVE THE DATE: The 8th Annual West Seattle Car Show will be held Sunday, Sept. 13, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at South Seattle College, located at 6000 16th Ave SW. This show will include “All Comers... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Author of ‘The League of Regrettable Superheroes’ at Page 2 Books Saturday

Author of ‘The League of Regrettable Superheroes’ at Page 2 Books Saturday

Jon Morris, Author of “The League of Regrettable Superheroes,” will be holding a Book Signing At Page 2 Books at 10 a.m. this Saturday, July 11. Do you remember comic books featuring Doll Man, Doctor... [Read more]

Sponsored Post ‘Where’s Waldo?’ Somewhere in Burien, and Page 2 Books is holding a contest

‘Where’s Waldo?’ Somewhere in Burien, and Page 2 Books is holding a contest

Waldo is hiding within 25 businesses in downtown Burien. If you find him, you can win great prizes in Page 2 Books’ second annual “Where’s Waldo?” scavenger hunt! Here’s how to play: Pick... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Bears split double header; City issues proclamation

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Bears split double header; City issues proclamation

[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]

The 2015 White Center Jubilee Days opens this Saturday, July 11

The 2015 White Center Jubilee Days opens this Saturday, July 11

From our sister site The White Center Blog: The 2015 White Center Jubilee Days opens this Saturday, July 11, and continues through July 19 between SW Roxbury Street and SW 112th Street on 16th Ave SW... [Read more]

Don’t miss the Hi-Liners’ ‘Rent’ on July 11 & 12 at Renton Civic Theater

Don’t miss the Hi-Liners’ ‘Rent’ on July 11 & 12 at Renton Civic Theater

Burien’s Hi-Liners will be presenting their Student Edition of ‘Rent’ on July 11 & 12, starting at 7 p.m. at the Renton Civic Theater. This dynamic musical is set in the East Village... [Read more]

Burien’s Hi-Liners ‘Peter Pan Jr.’ will be July 9–12 at Renton Civic Theater

Burien’s Hi-Liners ‘Peter Pan Jr.’ will be July 9–12 at Renton Civic Theater

Burien’s Hi-Liners will be performing ‘Peter Pan Jr.’ starting at 7 p.m. this Thursday night, July 9, and continuing Friday, July 10 at 7 p.m., and again Saturday, July 11 and Sunday,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Don’t miss St. Vincent de Paul’s Vintage Sale this weekend; Fashion Show Friday

Don’t miss St. Vincent de Paul’s Vintage Sale this weekend; Fashion Show Friday

Vintage Lovers get ready – don’t miss Advertiser St. Vincent de Paul’s special Vintage Sale this weekend, starting on Friday, July 10 and continuing through Sunday, July 12, from 11 a.m.... [Read more]

Burien Arts free Shakespeare plays in Dottie Harper Park will be July 25, Aug. 1

Burien Arts free Shakespeare plays in Dottie Harper Park will be July 25, Aug. 1

Burien Arts Association will be hosting a free open-air Shakespeare in the Park production of “The Two Noble Kinsmen” on Saturday, July 25, at Dottie Harper Park (421 S. 146th Street), from 7 –... [Read more]

FREE ‘Music in the Park’ kicks off Thursday night with The Staxx Brothers

FREE ‘Music in the Park’ kicks off Thursday night with The Staxx Brothers

Burien’s annual – and FREE – ‘Music in the Park’ Summer Concert Series begins this Thursday night, July 9, with The Staxx Brothers at Lake Burien School Park from 6:30 – 8 p.m.: As... [Read more]

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Fireworks light up 4th of July sky over Burien’s Three Tree Point

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Fireworks light up 4th of July sky over Burien’s Three Tree Point

Courtesy Elston Hill and his wife Jackline come these great photos showing the barge-based fireworks display shot off over Burien’s Three Tree Point Saturday night, July 4 (click images to see larger... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Colorful scenes from Burien’s 94th annual 4th of July Parade

PHOTOS: Colorful scenes from Burien’s 94th annual 4th of July Parade

Courtesy Photographer Elston Hill and his wife Jackline come these great photos of Burien’s 94th annual 4th of July Parade, held Saturday afternoon under gorgeous sunny skies in downtown (click images... [Read more]

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: ‘That Lucky Bracelet’ makes impact on kids with needs

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: ‘That Lucky Bracelet’ makes impact on kids with needs

EDITOR’S NOTE: Cass Huff is a 13-year old special needs student at Burien’s Sylvester Middle School. She is also our newest columnist… by Cass Huff Hey Readers! Welcome to Cassidy’s... [Read more]

VIDEO: Area residents read the Declaration of Independence

VIDEO: Area residents read the Declaration of Independence

We first posted this video on July 4, 2010, but we love it so much we thought it was worth a rerun on this holiday: Out of the red, white and blue, it occurred to us that our third President, one Thomas... [Read more]

REMINDER: 4th of July Parade starts at 3pm Saturday, follows new route (w/map)

REMINDER: 4th of July Parade starts at 3pm Saturday, follows new route (w/map)

REMINDER: Burien’s 94th annual 4th of July Parade will begin at 3 p.m. on Saturday, July 4, and will follow a new route this year! This event is the oldest and one of the best attended in King County,... [Read more]

Post-Fireworks Walk-n-Talk will be Sunday

Post-Fireworks Walk-n-Talk will be Sunday

4th of July weekend is full of hustle and bustle, but maybe you’d just like a walk in the park? Ahh, shady trails, quiet conversation and a babbling brook sound pretty nice after the “rockets’ red... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Bears bats wake up vs Snoqualmie Hurricanes

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Bears bats wake up 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]

PHOTOS: Another amazingly beautiful sunset from Burien Thursday night

PHOTOS: Another amazingly beautiful sunset from Burien Thursday night

BTB Contributor Elston Hill sent us more great photos, showing Thursday night’s (July 2) amazingly beautiful sunset, taken from Burien. “Our sunsets are outrageous,” Elston said. “Recently... [Read more]

July’s B-Town Beat will be Thursday night

July’s B-Town Beat will be Thursday night

The July B-Town Beat is set for this Thursday night, July 2, from 6 – 9 p.m. in downtown Burien. This month the theme will be “Craft Madness!” “We’ll have crafts, music and art for every... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Watch Grateful Dead concert, 4th of July Parade at Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop

Watch Grateful Dead concert, 4th of July Parade at Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop

Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop wants our Readers to know that they’ll be holding two special events related to the 4th of July this weekend: Friday, July 3: Grateful Dead ‘Fare Thee Well’... [Read more]

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: Cass shares her experiences at Camp Korey

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: Cass shares her experiences at Camp Korey

EDITOR’S NOTE: Cass Huff is a 13-year old special needs student at Burien’s Sylvester Middle School. She is also our newest columnist… by Cass Huff Hello B-town Readers! I’m so sorry... [Read more]

Highline Medical Center Foundation’s Golf Tournament fundraiser is July 23

Highline Medical Center Foundation’s Golf Tournament fundraiser is July 23

The Highline Medical Center Foundation’s 32nd Annual Golf Classic fundraiser will be held on Thursday, July 23 at The Golf Club at Newcastle. There are plenty of opportunities to show off your skills... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Two sunrises show off cloud formations in the skies above Burien

PHOTOS: Two sunrises show off cloud formations in the skies above Burien

BTB Contributor Elston Hill sent us these great photos, showing two different, recent sunrises taken from Burien, looking at the Olympics (click images to see larger versions/slideshow): “Both... [Read more]