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Highline Public Schools wants your opinion on its communications abilities

Highline Public Schools wants your opinion on its communications abilities

From Highline Public Schools: We are all bombarded with tons of information every day, but are you getting the information you need, the way you want to get it? The Highline communications team wants to... [Read more]

‘April Pools Day’ will be this Saturday, April 22 at Evergreen Community Pool

‘April Pools Day’ will be this Saturday, April 22 at Evergreen Community Pool

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center will be hosting a FREE Community Water Safety Event this Saturday, April 22, from 12:30-2:30 p.m. They will be raffling off a free session of swim lessons, swim passes... [Read more]

Enjoy Huli Huli Island style Roasted Chicken & Ribs at Saturday Fundraiser

Enjoy Huli Huli Island style Roasted Chicken & Ribs at Saturday Fundraiser

Print this ad and bring it with you to receive $1 off your plate of choice! or mention Owen (or The B-Town Blog) sent you! Enjoy a Huli Huli Island style Roasted Chicken and Ribs Plate Fundraising event... [Read more]

‘Dining Out for Life’ fundraiser for Lifelong will be Thursday, April 27

‘Dining Out for Life’ fundraiser for Lifelong will be Thursday, April 27

Get ready to eat your generous heart out! On Thursday, April 27, from 5 – 10 p.m., Smarty Pants Garage will host ‘Dining Out For Life,’ an annual fundraiser for Lifelong. “Have a... [Read more]

Port of Seattle Commission meeting to include NextGen briefing on April 25

Port of Seattle Commission meeting to include NextGen briefing on April 25

In response to community concerns, and to keep neighboring communities updated on operations at Sea-Tac Airport, the Port of Seattle has scheduled a presentation – set for Tuesday, April 25 at 1 p.m.... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Immature teenage hoodlums brawl in Burien

PHOTOS: Immature teenage hoodlums brawl in Burien

On Sunday morning (April 16), four immature bald eagles came to Burien’s Three Tree Point neighborhood to ride the wind. Soon…fights erupted. Elston Hill was there to take these amazing photos... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Blood Drive at Matt Griffin YMCA Wednesday

Volunteers needed for Blood Drive at Matt Griffin YMCA Wednesday

Organizers are low on sign-ups for a Blood Drive scheduled for Wednesday, April 19 at Matt Griffin YMCA – PLEASE HELP! “Sparing 45 minutes of your time to give blood, can potentially help save... [Read more]

Airplane noise could return if Burien does not stay vigilant, City Council told

Airplane noise could return if Burien does not stay vigilant, City Council told

By Jack Mayne A group fighting the noise of turbo-prop planes over west Burien told the Burien City Council Monday night that the city has won over the Federal Aviation Administration for now – but... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Parkside Garden Club’s Plant Sale will be Saturday, May 6

SAVE THE DATE: Parkside Garden Club’s Plant Sale will be Saturday, May 6

PLANT SALE BOOKS TOO! Saturday, May 6th, 9 am-4 pm Parking lot at intersection of SW 160th Street & 1st Ave South, Burien (formerly Albertsons/Haggens and soon to be PCC). Including a large variety... [Read more]

LETTER: Council didn’t reveal ‘Capture Burglars in Action’ ordinance #635

LETTER: Council didn’t reveal ‘Capture Burglars in Action’ ordinance #635

[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:] Dear Council Members, The Council Leadership... [Read more]

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DAL Law Firm: Alternatives to Bankruptcy

From Advertiser DAL Law Firm: Designed by Dooder / Freepik Alternatives to Bankruptcy For many clients we meet with regarding debts, one of the many questions is whether or not there are options aside... [Read more]

Over 200 celebrate Highline Schools Foundation at Gold Star Awards Breakfast

Over 200 celebrate Highline Schools Foundation at Gold Star Awards Breakfast

On Friday, April 14, over 200 people gathered at Cedarbrook Lodge in SeaTac to support the Highline Schools Foundation at its annual Gold Star Awards Breakfast. “Because of the generosity of our... [Read more]

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s 30th Anniversary Concert will be Sat., April 29

Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s 30th Anniversary Concert will be Sat., April 29

The Northwest Symphony Orchestra’s 30th Anniversary Celebration Concert will be held on Saturday, April 29, starting at 8 p.m. at the Highline Performing Arts Center. PROGRAM for the EVENING: FANFARE... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Cinco de Mayo Party will be Saturday, May 6 at the Normandy Park Cove

Cinco de Mayo Party will be Saturday, May 6 at the Normandy Park Cove

CINCO DE MAYO! Saturday, May 6 at The Cove! 7:00 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. The Cove Community club says: “Bienvenidos Amigos, join us for a great time at the Cove for our annual Cinco De Mayo party.” They’ll... [Read more]

Burien’s first-ever Pride Event will be Saturday, June 3 at Town Square Park

Burien’s first-ever Pride Event will be Saturday, June 3 at Town Square Park

Burien’s first-ever Pride Event will be held on Saturday, June 3 at Town Square Park, from 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. “Wear your rainbows and join us for the very first PRIDE event!” Live... [Read more]

Police, fire department respond to burning van in Burien

Police, fire department respond to burning van in Burien

Photos courtesy Erin Mischel The King County Sheriff’s Office, along with the Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department, responded to a vehicle fire near 1st Ave South and SW/S. 124th Street in Burien... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Tin Room’s monthly Wine Tasting will be 5–7 p.m. this Thursday, April 20

Tin Room’s monthly Wine Tasting will be 5–7 p.m. this Thursday, April 20

Advertiser the Tin Room Bar & Theater’s April Wine Tasting will be this Thursday, April 20, from 5– 7 p.m., focusing on “International Meeting of the Wines.” Featured Wines: Prosecco... [Read more]

Driver accidentally pushes accelerator, crashes car at Huckleberry Square

Driver accidentally pushes accelerator, crashes car at Huckleberry Square

If you saw a car on its roof in the parking lot of Burien’s Huckleberry Square restaurant on Saturday (April 15), the King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that an 88-year old Normandy... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Orcas frolic off Burien’s Three Tree Point Saturday

PHOTOS: Orcas frolic off Burien’s Three Tree Point Saturday

Courtesy Elston Hill comes these great photos of Orca Whales, who frolicked off Burien’s Three Tree Point for a while on Saturday, April 15. “They stayed around more than any I have seen in... [Read more]

Burien Actors Theatre’s Playwrights Fest is ‘an example of really fine theatre’

Burien Actors Theatre’s Playwrights Fest is ‘an example of really fine theatre’

The Bill and Peggy Hunt Playwrights Festival is a fantastic way to see some of the top new plays in the region. Eric Dickman and Maggie Larrick put an amazing amount of work and passion into…

Sponsored Post REMINDER: Classic Eats to feature an AMAZING Easter Brunch – reserve now!

REMINDER: Classic Eats to feature an AMAZING Easter Brunch – reserve now!

REMINDER: Classic Eats will feature an AMAZING Easter Brunch this Sunday, April 16 – reserve now! Still planning your Easter agenda? Classic Eats in Burien is the place to be for a memorable and delicious... [Read more]

One-car accident on Sylvester Road sends driver to hospital, knocks out power

One-car accident on Sylvester Road sends driver to hospital, knocks out power

Photo courtesy Dave Luxem. A one-car accident on Sylvester Road at around 10:30 p.m. on Thursday night, April 13, sent one to the hospital, and caused a power outage in the area. After the driver was cleared... [Read more]

FAA responds to City of Burien’s Petition, will stop airplane overflights

FAA responds to City of Burien’s Petition, will stop airplane overflights

On Thursday, April 13, 2017, the City of Burien received word from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) stating they would be ceasing the North Flow flight patterns over Burien. As we’ve... [Read more]

Arbor Day/Earth Day celebration & clean-up event at Seahurst Park Sat., April 22

Arbor Day/Earth Day celebration & clean-up event at Seahurst Park Sat., April 22

Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 22 for an Arbor Day/Earth Day celebration and clean-up event at Seahurst Park from 9 a.m. – Noon. “Join us for a park clean-up and a tree planting in... [Read more]