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Courtney Gregoire selected as Port of Seattle Commission President Tuesday

Courtney Gregoire selected as Port of Seattle Commission President Tuesday

Port of Seattle Commissioners Steinbureck, Bowman, Gregoire, Felleman, Calkins in Commission Chambers at P-69, 9 January 2018. Two new Port of Seattle Commissioners – Peter Steinbrueck and Ryan Calkins... [Read more]

‘Suspicious device’ on Southcenter Blvd. turns out to be rice cooker

‘Suspicious device’ on Southcenter Blvd. turns out to be rice cooker

UPDATE 4:20 p.m. Jan. 9, 2018: Tukwila Police have re-opened Southcenter Blvd., and are reporting that the ‘suspicious device’ found at a bus shelter was actually a rice cooker: The suspicious... [Read more]

All ages Swing Dance to benefit Highline Band Program will be Sat., Feb. 10

All ages Swing Dance to benefit Highline Band Program will be Sat., Feb. 10

An all ages Swing Dance to benefit the Highline Band Program will be held on Saturday, Feb. 10, from 7 – 10 p.m. Tickets are a steal at $12. Get tickets from a band member or at the door. There will... [Read more]

Sponsored Post DAL Law Firm: What is a Healthcare Directive?

DAL Law Firm: What is a Healthcare Directive?

From Advertiser DAL Law Firm: What is a Healthcare Directive? A healthcare directive, also known as a “living will,” provides instructions to your physicians to let them know what type of life sustaining... [Read more]

Police shooting inquests stopped, putting Tommy Le’s hearing on hold

Police shooting inquests stopped, putting Tommy Le’s hearing on hold

King County Executive Dow Constantine announced this week that all police shooting inquests will be put on hold while the Review Committee he convened last month considers potential reforms and submits... [Read more]

Kennedy Catholic’s Sam Huard named to MaxPreps ‘Freshman All-American’ team

Kennedy Catholic’s Sam Huard named to MaxPreps ‘Freshman All-American’ team

Photo courtesy Scout.com MaxPreps named Kennedy Catholic High School’s Sam Huard to its Freshman All-American team. Huard is a freshman quarterback for the team, is the son of legendary former UW... [Read more]

King County Metro holding Open House on Route 120 on Wednesday, Jan. 10

King County Metro holding Open House on Route 120 on Wednesday, Jan. 10

King County Metro will be holding the next in its series of Open Houses on Route 120 this Wednesday, Jan. 10 at the Burien Community Center. The free, open event will run from 5 – 8 p.m. Up next: @kcmetrobus... [Read more]

Man charged in Seattle shooting also awaiting trial for Burien drive-by

Man charged in Seattle shooting also awaiting trial for Burien drive-by

A man charged with killing a 21-yar old in Columbia City in December is also awaiting trial for a July drive-by shooting in Burien, the Seattle P-I is reporting. King County prosecutors charged 24-year-old... [Read more]

FAA may be conducting test flights from Sea-Tac Airport over Burien area

FAA may be conducting test flights from Sea-Tac Airport over Burien area

The FAA notified the City of Burien that they will conduct a flight test at Sea-Tac Airport Monday night, Jan. 8, 2018. The FAA says these flights will be conducted between Midnight and 2 a.m., using... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools moving start time for high schools to 30 minutes later

Highline Public Schools moving start time for high schools to 30 minutes later

Highline students will be able to hit the snooze in the morning come this fall or next, as Highline Public Schools plans to change high school start times to about 30 minutes later than current start times.... [Read more]

VIDEO: Amazing footage of Bald Eagle hunting Duck on Lake Burien

VIDEO: Amazing footage of Bald Eagle hunting Duck on Lake Burien

Courtesy Anna Neubauer comes this amazing footage showing a bald eagle hunting a duck on Lake Burien last Thursday afternoon, Jan. 4. Watch how this awesome bird of prey repeatedly dive bombs what is most... [Read more]

CARES PET PROFILES: Marcell and Spirit are looking for forever homes

CARES PET PROFILES: Marcell and Spirit are looking for forever homes

EDITOR’S NOTE: This story is part of an ongoing series that features Burien CARES animal adoptees looking for loving homes. This edition is sponsored by Sit ‘N Stay Pet Sitting: By Cydney Moore Marcell This... [Read more]

Shooting in White Center early Saturday leaves 1 man dead, 1 injured

Shooting in White Center early Saturday leaves 1 man dead, 1 injured

From our sister site The White Center Blog: The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a shooting outside Club Taradise early Saturday (Jan. 6) has left one man dead and another injured. Police... [Read more]

Growthmasters Club #4801 moving to Burien Community Center

Growthmasters Club #4801 moving to Burien Community Center

Exciting things are happening in 2018 for Growthmasters Club #4801 – their weekly meeting is moving to the Burien Community Center. The meeting time is still the same: Thursdays from 12:05 – 1:05 p.m.... [Read more]

REMINDER: Boy Scout Troop #392 also recycling Trees this Saturday, Jan. 6

REMINDER: Boy Scout Troop #392 also recycling Trees this Saturday, Jan. 6

REMINDER: Boy Scout Troop #392 is also holding a Christmas Tree Recycling event at John Knox Church this Saturday, Jan. 6, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. WHEN: Jan. 6 WHERE: John Knox Presbyterian Church, 109... [Read more]

REMINDER: Boy Scout Troop #375 will recycle your Christmas Tree this weekend

REMINDER: Boy Scout Troop #375 will recycle your Christmas Tree this weekend

REMINDER: Boy Scout Troop #375 will be recycling Christmas Trees this weekend – Saturday, Jan. 6 and Sunday, Jan. 7 – at the Eagles Lodge in Burien. On both days, scouts will be out grabbing old trees... [Read more]

‘Battle of Burien’ dance competition will be Friday, Jan. 12 at Community Center

‘Battle of Burien’ dance competition will be Friday, Jan. 12 at Community Center

The annual ‘Battle of Burien’ dance competition will be held at the Burien Community Center on Friday, Jan. 12, starting at 5 p.m. This is a great event put on by Burien Parks, and involves... [Read more]

Faith in Action: Flight Path Home offers Safe Sober house for Women in transition

Faith in Action: Flight Path Home offers Safe Sober house for Women in transition

After months of planning and preparation, a Burien church has recently opened a “sober” house aimed at addressing a critical need for transitional housing for women in our area. Imagine a woman... [Read more]

Discover Burien now seeking nominations for its ‘Best of Burien’ Awards

Discover Burien now seeking nominations for its ‘Best of Burien’ Awards

Each year Discover Burien asks the community to vote for their favorite businesses and others who are deserving in Burien. Businesses, organizations and individuals that make a difference, lead by example... [Read more]

Burien Arts Pop-up Gallery will feature Danny Mansmith; reception Jan. 9

Burien Arts Pop-up Gallery will feature Danny Mansmith; reception Jan. 9

Burien Arts Pop-up Gallery this month features Danny Mansmith, a celebrated local mixed media textile artist. The exhibit opens on Tuesday, Jan. 9,  with a meet and greet the artist at 6 p.m. hosted... [Read more]

Port of Seattle seeking nominations for annual Environmental Excellence Awards

Port of Seattle seeking nominations for annual Environmental Excellence Awards

The Port of Seattle is seeking nominations for its Environmental Excellence Awards for Maritime and Sea-Tac Airport Businesses. Nominations will be open starting Jan. 8, with a 5 p.m. deadline on Feb.... [Read more]

Reception for Al-Abboud’s recent Art will be this Saturday at Scarlet Ibis Gallery

Reception for Al-Abboud’s recent Art will be this Saturday at Scarlet Ibis Gallery

9 Circles: Dante’s “Inferno” provided the inspiration for this work. Each circle contains an image that corresponds with a circle in the book, and these images are contained within the flesh of the... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Realty Open Houses: Burien Charmer, Brand New Homes, Mod Alki, Normandy Park Waterfront

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Realty Open Houses: Burien Charmer, Brand New Homes, Mod Alki, Normandy Park Waterfront

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding five Open Houses this weekend. The first home is a charming 3-bedroom home on a huge lot in Burien: Endless... [Read more]

Tukwila Police pursue an elusive pig named ‘Monty’

Tukwila Police pursue an elusive pig named ‘Monty’

From our sister site The Tukwila Blog: On Thursday, Jan. 4, 2018, Tukwila Police officers performed a chase, only this pursuit was of the porcine variety, involving an elusive pig named ‘Morty.’ Unfortunately... [Read more]