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Annual ‘Boo In Burien’ – & ‘Creepy Crawlers Pub Crawl’ – will be Sat., Oct. 28

Annual ‘Boo In Burien’ – & ‘Creepy Crawlers Pub Crawl’ – will be Sat., Oct. 28

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Boo In Burien’ – and the first-ever ‘Creepy Crawlers Pub Crawl – will be held in downtown Burien on Saturday, Oct. 28. ‘Boo,’ the safe... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s ‘Family Concert’ will be Oct. 27 & 29

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s ‘Family Concert’ will be Oct. 27 & 29

NORTHWEST SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Anthony Spain, Music Director “Family Concert”- The West Coast premiere of visuals to accompany performance of “Pictures at an Exhibition” by Modest Mussorgsky Friday,... [Read more]

King County Parks’ Family Halloween Carnival will be in White Center Oct. 28

King County Parks’ Family Halloween Carnival will be in White Center Oct. 28

The Annual King County Parks Family Halloween Carnival is coming up on Saturday, Oct. 28, from 2 – 5 p.m. at the White Center Community Center, in Steve Cox Memorial Park (1321 SW 102nd, 98146.) Doors... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Could it be we’re seeing the last of the sunshine (for a while at least)?

PHOTOS: Could it be we’re seeing the last of the sunshine (for a while at least)?

By Elston Hill On Sunday morning (Oct. 15), there were no clouds in the sky. Mount Rainier beckoned from a golden sky with planes flying past. Contrails were orange. There was a crescent moon. The regional... [Read more]

Artists United’s annual Art Fair will be Nov. 4-5 at the Normandy Park Cove

Artists United’s annual Art Fair will be Nov. 4-5 at the Normandy Park Cove

Artists United will be presenting its annual Art Fair on Nov. 4-5 (Saturday & Sunday) from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the Normandy Park Cove. Original fine art, photography, prints, cards, and jewelry... [Read more]

VIDEO: Raw footage from Seattle Southside Chamber’s ‘Candidates’ Night’

VIDEO: Raw footage from Seattle Southside Chamber’s ‘Candidates’ Night’

The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce recently invited all candidates who filed for the 2017 Election for City Council positions in the communities of: Burien, Des Moines, Normandy Park, SeaTac and... [Read more]

Sponsored Post There’s still time to celebrate Can’t Stop Smackin’s 2nd Anniversary!

There’s still time to celebrate Can’t Stop Smackin’s 2nd Anniversary!

From Advertiser Can’t Stop Smackin’: Join us during our 2nd Anniversary Party – we’re open until 9 p.m. tonight (Saturday, Oct. 14)! Free beads and Free Sinner & Saint cake plus,... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to help United Way’s Free Tax Preparation service

Volunteers needed to help United Way’s Free Tax Preparation service

From our friends at United Way of King County: Maria, a single mother of two making $30,000 a year, has to regularly choose between education, car repair, or dental care. But during the last tax season,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: New Westview Estates; Mod Georgetown Homes & Normandy Park Waterfront

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: New Westview Estates; Mod Georgetown Homes & Normandy Park Waterfront

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding six Open Houses this weekend! The first two homes – open both Saturday & Sunday – are newly constructed... [Read more]

CLIFF’S EDGE: An opportunity to reconnect with my family’s past

CLIFF’S EDGE: An opportunity to reconnect with my family’s past

Along with retirement has come the opportunity for me to work with my wife on genealogy research of our respective families. We’ve been pursuing it off and on for several years, but it seems particularly... [Read more]

Safe injection sites & more on agenda for Monday night’s council meeting

Safe injection sites & more on agenda for Monday night’s council meeting

On the agenda for Monday night’s (Oct. 16) Burien City Council meeting is a “discussion and potential action banning Safe injection Sites in Burien,” along with a budget update, economic... [Read more]

Commenting has been disabled on The B-Town Blog until further notice

Commenting has been disabled on The B-Town Blog until further notice

Due to the overwhelming burden it has put on our small ‘Mom & Pop’ business – not to mention the undeserved anger and accusations directed at us for not approving all comments as quickly... [Read more]

Hi-Liners add leadership position; continues growth trajectory

Hi-Liners add leadership position; continues growth trajectory

Burien’s Hi-Liners Musical Theatre, in a move reflecting their continuing growth, has added a second full-time salaried position to the organization’s leadership team.  JC Hedberg, who has worked... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools seeking input on schedule changes & math/science

Highline Public Schools seeking input on schedule changes & math/science

Highline Public Schools wants to get family input on two important topics: High school schedule changes Learning materials for high school math and science. You can apply to serve on two committees:... [Read more]

Highline Medical Center Foundation’s Gala & Auction will be Saturday, Oct. 21

Highline Medical Center Foundation’s Gala & Auction will be Saturday, Oct. 21

Highline Medical Center Foundation’s 2017 To Your Health! Gala & Auction will be held on Saturday, Oct. 21. The fundraiser will start at 6 p.m. at the Seattle Airport Hilton & Conference... [Read more]

REMINDER: ‘Burien Man’ arts fest SeaCompression is this Saturday night

REMINDER: ‘Burien Man’ arts fest SeaCompression is this Saturday night

REMINDER: SeaCompression – an arts-centric fundraiser festival – is returning to Burien this Saturday, Oct. 14, from 4 p.m. – Midnight. This year’s event will be FREE, all ages/kid-friendly... [Read more]

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Brokers hold fundraiser for foster kids

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Brokers hold fundraiser for foster kids

South King Media Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate held their annual ‘Give a Day Away’ fundraiser event on Saturday, Oct 7. This year local Burien Berkshire... [Read more]

UPDATE: El Rinconsito/Burger Broiler disaster relief fundraiser up to $32,320

UPDATE: El Rinconsito/Burger Broiler disaster relief fundraiser up to $32,320

The disaster relief fundraiser being held by El Rinconsito/Burger Broiler is up to $32,320! This benefit runs through this Sunday, Oct. 15. The amount collected up to today from customer & friends... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s ‘Business Watch’ safety meeting will be Tuesday, Oct. 17

Discover Burien’s ‘Business Watch’ safety meeting will be Tuesday, Oct. 17

Discover Burien will be holding its quarterly ‘Business Watch’ meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 17, from 6 – 7 p.m. at their office in downtown Burien. “Meet with local law enforcement and... [Read more]

Highline Bears hiring for multiple positions & internships for next season

Highline Bears hiring for multiple positions & internships for next season

The Highline Bears announced the opening of multiple positions and internships for the 2017-2018 season – a total of seven positions that will have openings for upwards of 15 open positions. The majority... [Read more]

LETTER: Rose Clark responds to concerns about Highline High’s façade

LETTER: Rose Clark responds to concerns about Highline High’s façade

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] I am Rose Clark. In 2015 and 2016 I had... [Read more]

Three gun-toting suspects rob woman of purse in Burien Wednesday morning

Three gun-toting suspects rob woman of purse in Burien Wednesday morning

Burien Police/King County Sheriff’s Office reports that three suspects used a gun to rob a woman of her purse in the area of SW 142nd Street and 4th Ave SW (map below) just after 11 a.m. Wednesday... [Read more]

VIDEO: Raw footage of Tuesday night’s Candidate Forum at Burien Library

VIDEO: Raw footage of Tuesday night’s Candidate Forum at Burien Library

Story, Photos & Video by Scott Schaefer A Candidate Forum for hopefuls running for Burien City Council was held at the Burien Library on Tuesday night, Oct. 10. All eight candidates were present at... [Read more]

Music4Life reports major year-end growth for helping kids get instruments

Music4Life reports major year-end growth for helping kids get instruments

Music4Life™ (www.Music4Life.org), the local non-profit that provides ready-to-play musical instruments for use by public school students in need – including in Highline Public Schools – reports that... [Read more]