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Sponsored Post Lake Burien Physical Therapy holding two Creative Arts Workshops

Lake Burien Physical Therapy holding two Creative Arts Workshops

Advertiser Lake Burien Physical Therapy is offering two Upcoming Creative Arts Workshops: Rustic Holiday Tree Centerpiece WHEN: Tuesday, Dec. 13th, 7-9PM INSTRUCTOR: Lory Newsom We will be making Rustic/Vintage... [Read more]

Enjoy Winter Waterfall at WABI Burien’s ‘Walk-n-Talk’ this Sunday, Dec. 4

Enjoy Winter Waterfall at WABI Burien’s ‘Walk-n-Talk’ this Sunday, Dec. 4

From our friends at WABI Burien: There’s a special meetup spot and walking route for our December 2017 Walk-n-Talk, coming up this Sunday, Dec. 4.  Come join us! We’ll meet at the Recology Store... [Read more]

Over 600 pounds of turkey served at Navos’ annual holiday dinner in Burien

Over 600 pounds of turkey served at Navos’ annual holiday dinner in Burien

On Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016, Navos, a leading local community mental health provider, hosted a holiday dinner for clients; for many of them, who live in poverty due to their mental illness, this will... [Read more]

Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park Food Drive is Saturday, Dec. 3

Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park Food Drive is Saturday, Dec. 3

The Rotary Club of Des Moines & Normandy Park will be again helping the Des Moines Area Food Bank in their ‘Square Meal Partner Fund Drive,’ which will be held on Saturday, Dec. 3 at the... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Dr. Jim Coleman’s ‘Stuffed Animals for Kids’ drive on now through Dec. 21

Dr. Jim Coleman’s ‘Stuffed Animals for Kids’ drive on now through Dec. 21

Advertiser Jim Coleman, DDS, and crew want to remind our Readers that their annual Stuffed Animal Drive is off and running and will continue through Dec. 21. These animals are for children who visit... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Special Creative Arts workshop at Lake Burien Physical Therapy this Wednesday

Special Creative Arts workshop at Lake Burien Physical Therapy this Wednesday

Don’t miss a Creative Arts workshop at Advertiser Lake Burien Physical Therapy this Wednesday, Nov. 16! Lake Burien Physical Therapy has opened the doors to their newly-remodeled facility that includes... [Read more]

Highline Medical Center receives Community Health Leadership Award

Highline Medical Center receives Community Health Leadership Award

The Washington State Hospital Association (WSHA) awarded Highline Medical Center – a part of CHI Franciscan Health (an Advertiser) – a 2016 Silver Community Health Leadership award for the Highline... [Read more]

What are you thankful for in downtown Burien? Walk & Talk Wed. Nov. 16

What are you thankful for in downtown Burien? Walk & Talk Wed. Nov. 16

From our friends at WABI Burien: WABI is grateful for walkers in all weather! What are you thankful for in downtown Burien?  Those fountains the kids love to play in?  Those funky public art traffic... [Read more]

WABI Burien’s monthly ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will go around Lake Burien this Sunday

WABI Burien’s monthly ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will go around Lake Burien this Sunday

From our friends at WABI Burien: It’s time for a walk! (Isn’t it always time for a walk?) It’s fun. It gets you out of the house. You get the chance to talk to people you normally wouldn’t chat... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Lake Burien Physical Therapy offering Yoga, Meditation & Art Classes

Advertiser Lake Burien Physical Therapy offering Yoga, Meditation & Art Classes

New instructors, from left to right: Rosanna Marshall (meditation) Shelli Kay Park (yoga) and Karn Junkinsmith (meditation and yoga) . Starting in November, Advertiser Lake Burien Physical Therapy will... [Read more]

‘Good chance’ to reverse decision to push more airplane noise over Burien

‘Good chance’ to reverse decision to push more airplane noise over Burien

In front of a packed house at Gregory Heights Elementary School Tuesday night (Oct. 25), the newly-founded citizen’s group Quiet Skies Coalition said that it will…

REMINDER: Anti-airplane noise ‘Quiet Skies Coalition’ first meeting is Tuesday

REMINDER: Anti-airplane noise ‘Quiet Skies Coalition’ first meeting is Tuesday

REMINDER: The first Public Meeting for the ‘Quiet Skies Coalition’ – a group of Burien residents opposed to the recent increase in airplane noise – will be held this TUESDAY, Oct. 25 at... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Open House this Saturday at Lake Burien Physical Therapy – don’t miss out!

Open House this Saturday at Lake Burien Physical Therapy – don’t miss out!

Help owner Orit Hickman and her staff celebrate their Grand Opening this SATURDAY, Oct. 22 with door prizes, yummy Snacks, Yoga, Cupping and Meditation demos, Group Art Project and lots of fun people... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Think Pink for Breast Cancer & Save at The Oilerie Burien until Oct. 31

Think Pink for Breast Cancer & Save at The Oilerie Burien until Oct. 31

Think Pink for Breast Cancer Research Foundation means Savings and Yumminess at The Oilerie Burien during the month of October. The Seahawks are wearing touches of pink…  pink ribbons festoon lapels... [Read more]

Celebrate schools at WABI’s ‘Weekday Walk’ this Wednesday, Oct. 19

Celebrate schools at WABI’s ‘Weekday Walk’ this Wednesday, Oct. 19

WABI Burien will be celebrating schools during its regular monthly ‘Weekday Walk’ this Wednesday, Oct. 19, starting at 9 a.m.  WHERE: Meet at parking lot of Thurnau Memorial Park (formerly... [Read more]

Anti-airplane noise ‘Quiet Skies Coalition’ to hold first public meeting Oct. 25

Anti-airplane noise ‘Quiet Skies Coalition’ to hold first public meeting Oct. 25

The first Public Meeting for the ‘Quiet Skies Coalition’ – a group of Burien residents opposed to the recent increase in airplane noise – will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 25 at Gregory Heights... [Read more]

Talk about ‘Climate Outloud’ at Burien Library on Saturday, Nov. 12

Talk about ‘Climate Outloud’ at Burien Library on Saturday, Nov. 12

‘Climate Outloud’ – an open, free meeting about the environment – will be held at the Burien Library on Saturday, Nov. 12 at 2 p.m. The Burien Library is located at 400 SW 152nd Street. Youth... [Read more]

Sponsored Post KWPS Cares’ ‘Under the Big Top 2016’ early bird pricing ends soon!

KWPS Cares’ ‘Under the Big Top 2016’ early bird pricing ends soon!

“Under the Big Top 2016” Early Bird Pricing Ends soon! B-Town Blog readers can use Promo code KWPSCARES at checkout when registering for “Under the Big Top 2016.” Come share an evening... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Discover a new world of flavor at The Oilerie’s Columbus Day Sale on Monday!

Discover a new world of flavor at The Oilerie’s Columbus Day Sale on Monday!

Foodies and professional chefs have known the delights of cooking with gourmet seed and nut oils for years, but the unique and flavorful difference they make in recipes is now being discovered by the... [Read more]

King County holds 9-1-1 All Star Event featuring mascot ‘Emery’

King County holds 9-1-1 All Star Event featuring mascot ‘Emery’

Photos courtesy King County One out of every five King County residents are born in another country, with more than 170 languages spoken in schools. Due to language and cultural barriers, some residents... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Blood Drive at St. Francis on Monday, Oct. 10

Volunteers needed for Blood Drive at St. Francis on Monday, Oct. 10

Volunteers are needed for a Blood Drive at St. Francis of Assisi on Monday, Oct. 10, from Noon – 6 p.m. “We are low on sign-ups for the blood drive below and hope for your help,” organizers... [Read more]

PHOTO GALLERY: Images from Sunday’s Brat Trot 5k & 1 Mile Fun Run

PHOTO GALLERY: Images from Sunday’s Brat Trot 5k & 1 Mile Fun Run

If you’ve seen our other post you already know that Burien’s annual 5k/1mi race to raise funds for the Highline Schools Foundation took place today. Photographer Michael Brunk was at the start... [Read more]

PHOTOS/VIDEOS/RESULTS: Brat Trot shines under sunny skies Sunday

PHOTOS/VIDEOS/RESULTS: Brat Trot shines under sunny skies Sunday

Sunday’s (Oct. 2) 2016 Brat Trot 5K race was won by Burien resident Kelly MacKay, 30, with a time of 17:08: The top female finisher was Carmen Storer, with a time of 19:53: Tasha Rozsnyai (21:58)... [Read more]

Give us on Tuesday our daily bread…program to help needy now in place

Give us on Tuesday our daily bread…program to help needy now in place

Give us on Tuesday our daily bread…a local program to help the needy is now in place: Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in Burien has partnered with a bakery, and on Tuesdays now receive leftover artisan... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Join KWPS Cares ‘Under the  Big Top’ at Emerald Downs on Saturday Oct. 29!

Join KWPS Cares ‘Under the  Big Top’ at Emerald Downs on Saturday Oct. 29!

Hurry, Hurry, hurry, step right up for an evening of festive circus fun in support of local children and families coping with life threatening illness and emergency needs – the “Under the Big... [Read more]

Online registration for this weekend’s Brat Trot closes Thursday at midnight!

Online registration for this weekend’s Brat Trot closes Thursday at midnight!

Burien’s annual Brat Trot fundraiser arrives this weekend – with the Pub Crawl Friday night and the run and Bavarian Fest on Sunday – and it’s going to be a fun-filled one! NOTE: Online... [Read more]