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Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Burien Rambler, SeaTac, West Seattle, Des Moines

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Burien Rambler, SeaTac, West Seattle, Des Moines

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding six Open Houses this weekend! The first one is a move-in ready Rambler in Burien’s quiet Blakley Manor neighborhood: 3BR... [Read more]

TRAFFIC ALERT: Beginning Monday, expect delays on Sylvester Road

TRAFFIC ALERT: Beginning Monday, expect delays on Sylvester Road

Beginning Monday, May 21, residents are being warned to expect delays on Sylvester Road in the area of 12th Place SW, aka “Snake Hill” (map below). Work on a water main is expected to last... [Read more]

Sponsored Post SAVE THE DATE: Shorewood ‘Streets of Garage Sales’ will be Saturday, June 2

SAVE THE DATE: Shorewood ‘Streets of Garage Sales’ will be Saturday, June 2

SAVE THE DATE: It’s that time of year again – the Shorewood ‘Streets of Garage Sales’ is coming Saturday, June 2, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.! A community-wide sale in the Shorewood on the Sound neighborhood... [Read more]

City Manager makes surprise appearance at Eagle Landing Park info seminar

City Manager makes surprise appearance at Eagle Landing Park info seminar

Story, Photos & Audio by Scott Schaefer On Wednesday night, May 16, around 30 residents – including a surprise appearance by Burien City Manager Brian Wilson – gathered in the back of Marlaina’s... [Read more]

New Soap Box Derby races will speed down SW 152nd Street on Sat., June 16

New Soap Box Derby races will speed down SW 152nd Street on Sat., June 16

Applications are coming in for the newest addition to Strawberry Days – the Soap Box Derby Races – and organizers are hoping residents will rev up their engines for this fun new event. In its inaugural... [Read more]

Puget Sound Regional Council’s General Assembly will be Thursday, May 31

Puget Sound Regional Council’s General Assembly will be Thursday, May 31

The Puget Sound Regional Council’s General Assembly will be held on Thursday, May 31 at The Sanctuary Seattle at the Mark. Lunch will be provided to registered participants; to register, click here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/general-assembly-2018-registration-43756968270 The... [Read more]

Next Highline Forum will focus on aircraft altitudes on Wednesday, May 23

Next Highline Forum will focus on aircraft altitudes on Wednesday, May 23

The next Highline Forum will be held on Wednesday, May 23, from 2:30 – 4:30 p.m., with the Port of Seattle hosting it at Sea-Tac Airport’s Central Auditorium (mezzanine level). At the Forum, the members... [Read more]

REMINDER: Final performances of BAT’s ‘Church & State’ are this weekend!

REMINDER: Final performances of BAT’s ‘Church & State’ are this weekend!

REMINDER: Burien Actors Theater’s (“BAT”) production of the comedy-drama Church & State ends this weekend, with performances Friday & Saturday nights at 8 p.m. and the finalé on Sunday... [Read more]

Resident will unveil proposal to retrofit Eagle Landing Stairs at meeting tonight

Resident will unveil proposal to retrofit Eagle Landing Stairs at meeting tonight

Seahurst resident John White plans to present a retrofitting plan that would shore up the unstable piers of Eagle Landing Park’s stairs at tonight’s informational seminar, which starts at 7 p.m.... [Read more]

PacWest Little League’s Carnival will be this Sunday, May 20

PacWest Little League’s Carnival will be this Sunday, May 20

UPDATE: The time for this event has been changed to 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.: PacWest Little League’s Carnival will be this Sunday, May 20, from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the Little League baseball fields... [Read more]

Sponsored Post More than just Burgers & Barley – something for everyone too!

More than just Burgers & Barley – something for everyone too!

From Advertiser Burgers & Barley: Yes they have burgers – amazing crave-inducing burgers – and yes they have delicious ice cold beer, but there is so much more at Burgers & Barley in Olde... [Read more]

Open House on Port’s Sustainable Airport Master Plan is Wednesday, May 30

Open House on Port’s Sustainable Airport Master Plan is Wednesday, May 30

An Open House and Presentation on the Port of Seattle’s Sustainable Airport Master Plan (SAMP) will be held at the Burien Community Center on Wednesday, May 30, from 4:30 – 7 p.m. “The Sustainable... [Read more]

LETTER: John White fires back – with documentation – at City of Burien

LETTER: John White fires back – with documentation – at City of Burien

[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. This ‘arguing via letters on the... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Work Party at Miller Creek this Saturday, May 19

Volunteers needed for Work Party at Miller Creek this Saturday, May 19

Volunteers are needed to join Burien and King County residents in a learning and restoration event along Miller Creek this Saturday, May 19. “We will kick off the day learning how to identify a few... [Read more]

Sponsored Post May Wine Tasting is this Thursday, May 17 at Tin Room Bar & Theater

May Wine Tasting is this Thursday, May 17 at Tin Room Bar & Theater

May Wine Tasting – Save the Date! Thursday, May 17, 5 – 7 p.m. Vino de España! “Wines of Spain” Tin Theater Featured Wines: Juve & Camps Milesime Reserva Cava 2015 100% Chardonnay. ... [Read more]

Residents who live near Eagle Landing Park holding info seminar Wed. night

Residents who live near Eagle Landing Park holding info seminar Wed. night

Residents who live near Burien’s Eagle Landing Park will be holding an informational seminar this Wednesday, May 16, 2018, at Marlaina’s Restaurant, located at 643 SW 152nd Street (map below). The... [Read more]

Highline Special Needs PTA General Membership Meeting is Thursday, May 17

Highline Special Needs PTA General Membership Meeting is Thursday, May 17

All are invited to the Highline Public Schools Special Needs PTA General Membership Meeting: WHEN: Thursday, May 17, 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. WHERE: Central Office Boardroom, 15675 Ambaum Blvd. SW, Burien,... [Read more]

LETTER: City of Burien responds to John White’s drone/slide complaints

LETTER: City of Burien responds to John White’s drone/slide complaints

[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 read the article you posted on Thursday,... [Read more]

Marlaina Lieberg has passed away; memorial is Tuesday at St. Francis

Marlaina Lieberg has passed away; memorial is Tuesday at St. Francis

Marlaina Lieberg 1949 – 2018 Donna Veno Age 69 Marlaina Lieberg, beloved wife, sister and friend passed away in the early hours of May 11, 2018. She was born on October 2nd, 1949 in Boston and travelled... [Read more]

Burien native Larry J. Snyder holding Book Release fundraiser June 12

Burien native Larry J. Snyder holding Book Release fundraiser June 12

Which One Am I? Book Release Benefit Event Tuesday, June 12 Come celebrate the release of Author – and native Burienite – Larry J. Snyder’s second book, ‘Which One am I, 12 Extraordinary... [Read more]

BAT seeking people with/without performing background for dance performance

BAT seeking people with/without performing background for dance performance

Want to be in a dance performance, but have no performance background? Come be part of the movement chorus in the new dance performance HERE // HEAR from June 22–24, presented by Burien Actors Theatre... [Read more]

Highline Bears will fill their 2018 schedule with fun giveaways & promotions

Highline Bears will fill their 2018 schedule with fun giveaways & promotions

The Highline Bears fill their 2018 schedule with fun giveaways and promotions! Opening night is Friday, June 1, with the first pitch scheduled for 7:05 p.m.! BUY TICKETS ONLINE HERE The Bears will play... [Read more]

UPDATE: Community Meeting on Eagle Landing Park will be Thursday, May 17

UPDATE: Community Meeting on Eagle Landing Park will be Thursday, May 17

The City of Burien announced that they will be holding an Information Forum/Community Meeting hosted by City Manager Brian Wilson on Thursday, May 17, starting at 7 p.m., regarding the future of Eagle... [Read more]

FOUND: Volvo key fob near Chelsea Park – is this yours?

FOUND: Volvo key fob near Chelsea Park – is this yours?

Kind neighbor Kim Andelin is looking for the owner of this Volvo key fob: It was found across the street from Chelsea Park, and appears that it might have been dropped. Knowing that these are pricey... [Read more]