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Sponsored Post Seattle Southside: A Tourist Destination

Seattle Southside: A Tourist Destination

Please welcome new sponsor Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority: Des Moines Beach Park Seattle Southside: A Tourist Destination Many locals take the natural and urban wonder of Southwest King County... [Read more]

Burien Arts’ August Pop-up Gallery features Becca Heavrin

Burien Arts’ August Pop-up Gallery features Becca Heavrin

Burien Arts’ August Pop-up Gallery exhibit at the Burien Community Center features the mixed media works of Becca Heavrin. Meet Becca at the opening reception on Tuesday, Aug. 7, from 6 –... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Highline Tutoring & Testing: Priceless Parent Workshops for School Success

Highline Tutoring & Testing: Priceless Parent Workshops for School Success

From new Advertiser Highline Tutoring and Testing Center: Attention all parents and Guardians: Highline Tutoring and Testing Center will be offering one-hour workshops regarding best practices for school... [Read more]

B-Town Beat Art & Music Walk is downtown TONIGHT – Friday, Aug. 3!

B-Town Beat Art & Music Walk is downtown TONIGHT – Friday, Aug. 3!

The monthly B-Town Beat Art & Music Walk is TONIGHT – Friday, Aug. 3 – from 6 – 9 p.m. in downtown Burien! See art, hear music and have fun on SW 152nd Street between 4th Ave SW & 10th... [Read more]

‘Hack to School’ Golf fundraiser for local schools will be Sept. 29

‘Hack to School’ Golf fundraiser for local schools will be Sept. 29

Come show your support and help raise funds to benefit Marvista Elementary, Gregory Heights and St. Francis of Assisi schools at the second annual ‘Hack to School’ Golf Tournament on Saturday,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: North Hill Rambler, Starter Home, Normandy Park View, Burien Bungalow, SeaTac Condo, Star Lake

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: North Hill Rambler, Starter Home, Normandy Park View, Burien Bungalow, SeaTac Condo, Star Lake

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding five great Open Houses this weekend! First up is a move-in ready, walk-out Rambler with lower level and VIEWS in... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber: <i>Back to School</i>

Seattle Southside Chamber: Back to School

Back to School By Andrea H. Reay CEO/President Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce August is always a busy time at our home. With two young school age children, August is packed with trying to fit in... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Coming Home: Why I’m Running for Public Office by Joe Nguyen

Coming Home: Why I’m Running for Public Office by Joe Nguyen

From Advertiser Joe Nguyen: Coming Home: Why I’m Running for Public Office By Joe Nguyen I’m running today because I want everyone to have the opportunity to achieve the American Dream. The day I... [Read more]

New hotel, small cell network, plastic ban & more on agenda for Mon. Council

New hotel, small cell network, plastic ban & more on agenda for Mon. Council

On the agenda for Monday night’s Burien City Council meeting are presentations on a new hotel, small cell wireless networks, awards for Burien Police, an interlocal agreement for an airport study,... [Read more]

Explore Seahurst Discovery Zones at the Environmental Science Center

Explore Seahurst Discovery Zones at the Environmental Science Center

Make some discoveries in your own backyard! This summer, Burien’s Environmental Science Center will reveal what’s in your watershed in interesting ways and how you can improve its health.... [Read more]

REMINDER: Gypsy Jazz at ‘Music in the Park’ TONIGHT with Pearl Django

REMINDER: Gypsy Jazz at ‘Music in the Park’ TONIGHT with Pearl Django

REMINDER : Burien’s FREE ‘Music in the Park’ continues TONIGHT – Thursday, Aug. 2 – with Gypsy Jazz & New Metropolitan Swing from Pearl Django – and will continue at Lake Burien... [Read more]

Highline Bears & Seattle Southside Chamber’s Night at Ballpark is Aug. 11

Highline Bears & Seattle Southside Chamber’s Night at Ballpark is Aug. 11

Come watch our very own Highline Bears take on the Gresham Greywolves at Mel Olson Stadium on Saturday, Aug. 11! The Seattle Southside Chamber and the Highline Bears invite all to join them at this family... [Read more]

Highline United Methodist Church holding Summer Rummage Sale Saturday

Highline United Methodist Church holding Summer Rummage Sale Saturday

Highline United Methodist Church will be holding a Summer Rummage Sale this Saturday, Aug. 4, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. in the Church Basement. “Come search for the treasures you never knew you needed.... [Read more]

Several local Swim Meets coming up

Several local Swim Meets coming up

By Luke Olson Sports Editor The hot weather means the tarps are taken off the pools and kids are ready to dive in. Normandy Park Swim Club (NPSC) and Olympic View (OV) recently wrapped up their regular... [Read more]

Sponsored Post JOBS: City of Burien seeking to hire Recreation Leaders

JOBS: City of Burien seeking to hire Recreation Leaders

The City of Burien is seeking passionate, caring, energetic, and dependable individuals to serve as Recreation Leaders. Join us in providing a fun, safe environment for kids that allows them to grow as... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: 2018 Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest will be Sat., Aug. 25

SAVE THE DATE: 2018 Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest will be Sat., Aug. 25

The 2018 Poverty Blues & Brews Festival is returning for its ninth annual summer concert/party on Saturday, Aug. 15! Dozens of the Northwest’s best Craft Beers, Ciders and Wine will be featured,... [Read more]

Uncle Ike’s pot shop in White Center robbed by armed suspect Mon. morning

Uncle Ike’s pot shop in White Center robbed by armed suspect Mon. morning

From our sister site The White Center Blog: On Monday morning (July 30) at around 8 a.m., Uncle Ike’s cannabis shop located in the 9800 block of 15th Ave SW in White Center was robbed. Police say... [Read more]

Gunshots fired at Eagle Landing Park Monday afternoon, July 30

Gunshots fired at Eagle Landing Park Monday afternoon, July 30

Two gunshots were heard fired at Eagle Landing Park by neighbors on Monday afternoon (July 30), the King County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed. Police responded, and one shell casing was recovered. There... [Read more]

VIDEO: Recognize these guys? They vandalized a Burien home early Sunday

VIDEO: Recognize these guys? They vandalized a Burien home early Sunday

Recognize these young men? At 1:18 a.m. Sunday morning (July 29), they threw large rocks and weights through a home on Maplewild Ave SW. They shattered three windows upstairs and downstairs, then drove... [Read more]

Aeronautical Science Pathway program at Puget Sound Skills Center honored

Aeronautical Science Pathway program at Puget Sound Skills Center honored

The Puget Sound Skills Center Aeronautical Science Pathway program at Highline Public Schools gets students into the pilot’s seat as part of their high school experience, and it was recently honored... [Read more]

Help local homeless students with Pearl Jam’s new ‘Home Shows’ project

Help local homeless students with Pearl Jam’s new ‘Home Shows’ project

Pearl Jam’s upcoming ‘Home Shows’ concerts in Seattle will be shining a light on the problem and solutions to homelessness, including for numerous local students. Currently, there... [Read more]

Port of Seattle now accepting comments on its ‘Sustainable Airport Master Plan’

Port of Seattle now accepting comments on its ‘Sustainable Airport Master Plan’

The Port of Seattle began the environmental review process of the Sustainable Airport Master Plan (SAMP) Near-Term Projects for Sea-Tac Airport on Monday, July 30, by asking for public comment on environmental... [Read more]

OBIT: My beloved Mom – Marilyn Jean Schaefer – passed away July 18, 2018

OBIT: My beloved Mom – Marilyn Jean Schaefer – passed away July 18, 2018

By Scott Schaefer (with help from his sisters) Founder/Publisher My beloved Mom – Marilyn Jean (nee Martin) Schaefer – a longtime West Seattle resident, passed away peacefully on July 18, 2018 at... [Read more]

Annual Burien Public Art ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be Sunday, Aug. 5

Annual Burien Public Art ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be Sunday, Aug. 5

From our friends at WABI Burien: “Helios Pavilion”, by James Harrison, 2009 “Only through art can we emerge from ourselves and know what another person sees.” – Marcel Proust “There is a Whale... [Read more]