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Sponsored Post Highline Premier FC’s Fall 2017 Skills Clinic starts Sept. 15

Highline Premier FC’s Fall 2017 Skills Clinic starts Sept. 15

Fall 2017 Skills Clinic – Field Player Training with Highline Premier FC Coaches – starts Sept. 15: Provides players with essential skills. Age and level appropriate training emphasizes fun, individual... [Read more]

CODE RED: Bloodworks Northwest issues urgent need for blood donations

CODE RED: Bloodworks Northwest issues urgent need for blood donations

Bloodworks Northwest issued an urgent appeal for donors on Thursday (Aug. 17) after supplies fell to emergency levels – a one-day supply or less. Normal inventory is a four-day supply. For the safety... [Read more]

Zombie Fest will scare things up Sat., Sept. 16 at Normandy Park Towne Center

Zombie Fest will scare things up Sat., Sept. 16 at Normandy Park Towne Center

Photo of Zombie Fest costume contest winner Mackenzie Bull by Scott Schaefer. Zombie Fest Northwest is a fun, free, all-ages and family friendly event that’s returning to Normandy Park Towne Center... [Read more]

Quiet Skies Coalition says noisy flights over Burien still a ‘Work In Progress’

Quiet Skies Coalition says noisy flights over Burien still a ‘Work In Progress’

By Jack Mayne Any “comprehensive resolution” to the continuation of noisy propjet flights over Burien remains a work-in-progress, and any decisions by the Federal Aviation Administration remain up... [Read more]

Sponsored Post JOB: John Knox Community Preschool looking to hire Preschool Teacher

JOB: John Knox Community Preschool looking to hire Preschool Teacher

The John Knox Community Preschool – a ministry of the John Knox Presbyterian Church in Normandy Park – is seeking to hire a certified Preschool Teacher. The position is part time mornings, 9:00-noon,... [Read more]

Amazing bands will rock Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest on Saturday, Aug. 26

Amazing bands will rock Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest on Saturday, Aug. 26

One of the region’s premier blues music events returns to the shores of Des Moines on Saturday, Aug. 26, as the 8th Annual Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Fest rocks Des Moines Beach Park. Close to 20 craft... [Read more]

Burglar arrested in Burien Wednesday morning thanks to alert teenage neighbor

Burglar arrested in Burien Wednesday morning thanks to alert teenage neighbor

Thursday morning (Aug. 16) at 9 a.m., a 14-year old Burien resident heard glass breaking at her neighbors house in the 200 block of S. 128th Street (map below). Police say that she saw someone she didn’t... [Read more]

‘Hack to School’ Golf Tournament Sat., Sept. 30 will benefit two local schools

‘Hack to School’ Golf Tournament Sat., Sept. 30 will benefit two local schools

A ‘Hack to School’ Golf Tournament 
to benefit Gregory Heights and Marvista Elementary Schools will be held on Saturday, Septe. 30 from 1 – 6 p.m. at Foster Golf Links in Tukwila. Come... [Read more]

Volunteers get a FREE lunch at Miller Creek Trail work party on Sat., Aug. 26

Volunteers get a FREE lunch at Miller Creek Trail work party on Sat., Aug. 26

FREE VOLUNTEER LUNCHES will be given away at a Miller Creek Trail Work Party in Burien on Saturday, Aug. 26: Volunteers have been working to restore this site along the Miller Creek trail in Burien since... [Read more]

REMINDER: Dance to ‘Fun Addicts’ at final ‘Music in the Park’ Thursday night!

REMINDER: Dance to ‘Fun Addicts’ at final ‘Music in the Park’ Thursday night!

REMINDER: Burien’s ‘Music in the Park’ has its final 2017 performance this Thursday night (Aug. 17), with dancing music from the Fun Addicts! The final FREE, live outdoor performance... [Read more]

Sponsored Post ‘Total Eclipse of the Sun’ August Wine Tasting will be Thursday at Tin Room Bar

‘Total Eclipse of the Sun’ August Wine Tasting will be Thursday at Tin Room Bar

A ‘Total Eclipse of the Sun’ August Tasting will be this Thursday, Aug. 17, from 5 – 7 p.m. at the Tin Room Bar & Theater. Featured Wines: Gruet Blanc De Blanc Sauvage – New Mexico Fluer... [Read more]

It’ll be Olguin vs Manning, Wagner vs Matta, Green vs Tosta & Marx vs Janssen

It’ll be Olguin vs Manning, Wagner vs Matta, Green vs Tosta & Marx vs Janssen

On Tuesday (Aug. 15), King County Elections released its final, certified election results for the Aug. 1 Primary Election, so now we know who will face off for Burien City Council in the General Election. The... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: It’s official – Bakery Nouveau will open in Burien in September

B-TOWN BIZ: It’s official – Bakery Nouveau will open in Burien in September

The co-owners of Bakery Nouveau – chef William Leaman and CEO Heather Leaman – announced Tuesday (Aug. 15) that their new flagship location will open in Burien this September at 426 SW 153rd Street. Their... [Read more]

Registration is now OPEN for the 2017 Burien Brat Trot, coming Sunday, Oct. 1!

Registration is now OPEN for the 2017 Burien Brat Trot, coming Sunday, Oct. 1!

Race Registration is now OPEN for the 2017 Burien Brat Trot – coming Sunday, Oct. 1 – with early registration deals available through Aug. 31! This local, grassroots fundraiser event will run from... [Read more]

Burien’s 10th annual ‘Arts-A-Glow’ will light up Dottie Harper Park on Sept. 9

Burien’s 10th annual ‘Arts-A-Glow’ will light up Dottie Harper Park on Sept. 9

This year will mark the 10th anniversary of the annual ‘Arts-A-Glow,’ which will light up Burien’s Dottie Harper Park on Saturday, Sept. 9! This amazing, free and local event – open... [Read more]

Burien’s Environmental Science Center receives STEM Education grant

Burien’s Environmental Science Center receives STEM Education grant

Burien’s Environmental Science Center recently received a $21,972 NOAA 21st-Century Community Learning Center Watershed STEM Education grant from the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation. Salmon... [Read more]

Sponsored Post DAL LAW: Do you need a Prenuptial Agreement?

DAL LAW: Do you need a Prenuptial Agreement?

From Advertiser DAL Law Firm: Designed by Freepik Do You Need A Prenuptial Agreement? If you are considering marriage or a domestic partnership, and have either been married before or are bringing substantial... [Read more]

Burien Airport Committee’s next meeting will be Tuesday, Aug. 15

Burien Airport Committee’s next meeting will be Tuesday, Aug. 15

The Burien Airport Committee will hold a meeting for the purpose of discussing the attached agenda on Tuesday, Aug. 15 at 6 p.m. in the Chelsea Room at the Burien Community Center, located at 14700 6th... [Read more]

ELECTION RESULTS: Here are the latest returns on the day before certification

ELECTION RESULTS: Here are the latest returns on the day before certification

On Monday (Aug. 14), King County Elections released another round of election results for the Aug. 1 Primary Election, and on the day before results are certified, it appears that – pending a last minute... [Read more]

Learn how to install a rain garden in free City of Burien workshop on Sat., Sept. 9

Learn how to install a rain garden in free City of Burien workshop on Sat., Sept. 9

Community members are invited to learn how to install a rain garden in a free workshop hosted by the City of Burien on Saturday, Sept. 9, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. This will be the second of three “learning... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to help count bicyclists & pedestrians in Burien Sept. 26-28

Volunteers needed to help count bicyclists & pedestrians in Burien Sept. 26-28

Volunteers are needed to help count bicyclists and pedestrians in Burien from Sept. 26-28: The number of people who choose to walk or ride bicycles as their mode of transportation is increasing in Washington... [Read more]

Burien Bearcats Youth Football Team holding fundraiser for equipment

Burien Bearcats Youth Football Team holding fundraiser for equipment

The Burien Bearcats Youth Football Team is holding an online fundraiser to help raise money for equipment, with a target goal of $15,000: All donors of $50 or more receive a Bearcats team shirt. The Burien... [Read more]

Sponsored Post South End Coalition Breakfast will be Wednesday, Aug. 16 at El Dorado West

South End Coalition Breakfast will be Wednesday, Aug. 16 at El Dorado West

From Advertiser El Dorado West Retirement Community: Please join us for the South End Coalition Breakfast on Wednesday, Aug. 16, at 8:15 a.m. at El Dorado West in Burien. Free for 1st time visitors; otherwise,... [Read more]

LETTER: What’s the connection between vehicular manslaughter in Virginia at a White Supremacist rally and a rape in Burien?

LETTER: What’s the connection between vehicular manslaughter in Virginia at a White Supremacist rally and a rape in 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:] Dear Editor, What is the connection between... [Read more]