Health & Wellness Section

Bike SaFaRi (Safe Family Ride) & Great Day of Play will be Saturday, June 30

Bike SaFaRi (Safe Family Ride) & Great Day of Play will be Saturday, June 30

From our friends at WABI Burien: Roll into summer by exploring Burien biking opportunities with a guided group Bike SaFaRi (Safe Family Ride) on Saturday, June 30.  Joining Burien Parks’ Great Day... [Read more]

Next Sea-Tac Stakeholder Advisory Round Table will be Wednesday, June 27

Next Sea-Tac Stakeholder Advisory Round Table will be Wednesday, June 27

The third Sea-Tac Stakeholder Advisory Round Table (StART) meeting is scheduled for 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, June 27. The meeting will be held at the Conference Center at Sea-Tac Airport (directions). Based... [Read more]

VIDEO: Watch Public Comments from Port of Seattle’s SAMP meeting in Burien

VIDEO: Watch Public Comments from Port of Seattle’s SAMP meeting in Burien

On May 30, 2018, the Port of Seattle gave a presentation on its Sustainable Airport Master Plan (SAMP) to nearly 150 residents at the Burien Community Center. This was the Port’s first open house... [Read more]

School is out, which means that FREE Summer Meals are in

School is out, which means that FREE Summer Meals are in

United Way of King County and partners are back again this Summer with the free Summer Meals program. Here are the details: United Way’s mission is to help families become financially stable and... [Read more]

Rep. Adam Smith introduces legislation to support airport impacted communities

Rep. Adam Smith introduces legislation to support airport impacted communities

On Wednesday, June 20, Congressman Adam Smith introduced the ‘Aviation Impacted Communities Act,’ which – if passed – will help communities located near airports. As airline travel has... [Read more]

REMINDER: Donors needed for Blood Drive at Community Center this Thursday

REMINDER: Donors needed for Blood Drive at Community Center this Thursday

REMINDER: Donors are needed for a Blood Drive at the Burien Community Center this Thursday, June 21. The drive will run from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m., then from 12:30 – 3:30 p.m. 45 minutes of your time... [Read more]

UPDATE: Local Filmmaker gives Port of Seattle Commissioners an ‘Intermission’

UPDATE: Local Filmmaker gives Port of Seattle Commissioners an ‘Intermission’

Local attorney, activist and filmmaker Steve Edmiston took a break from his ongoing project – to brief the Port of Seattle Commissioners on the impact of aircraft operations on our communities – to... [Read more]

Burien’s new ‘Great Day of Play’ will be at Moshier Field on Saturday, June 30

Burien’s new ‘Great Day of Play’ will be at Moshier Field on Saturday, June 30

Burien’s new – and FREE – ‘Great Day of Play’ will be held on Saturday, June 30, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Join in and have FUN at the Great Day of Play, featuring: Touch-A-Truck Field of inflatables Sports... [Read more]

Blood Drive will be held at Burien Community Center on Thursday, June 21

Blood Drive will be held at Burien Community Center on Thursday, June 21

A Blood Drive will be held at the Burien Community Center on Thursday, June 21. 45 minutes of your time donating blood can potentially save up to 3 lives. Donations of all 8 blood types are needed daily. WHEN:... [Read more]

Sustainable Airport Master Plan Open House is at South Seattle College Thurs.

Sustainable Airport Master Plan Open House is at South Seattle College Thurs.

The Port of Seattle will be holding its next Sustainable Airport Master Plan (SAMP) Open House and Presentation at South Seattle College this Thursday, June 14, from 4:30 – 7 p.m. This is one of two... [Read more]

‘Stuff the Bus’ for WestSide Baby & save $$ at Highline Bears game Friday night

‘Stuff the Bus’ for WestSide Baby & save $$ at Highline Bears game Friday night

Come ‘Stuff the Bus’ for WestSide Baby when the Highline Bears take on the North Sound Emeralds this Friday night, June 15. For every package of diapers you bring to the game, the Highline... [Read more]

Local Challenger Little Leaguers get big league experience thanks to Mariners

Local Challenger Little Leaguers get big league experience thanks to Mariners

Area resident Del Rivero wants everyone to know that a recent “Challenger Game” he set up at Garfield High School resulted in several members of the starting lineup for the Seattle Mariners... [Read more]

Exchange Club of Highline’s annual Toilet Paper Drive is this Saturday, June 9

Exchange Club of Highline’s annual Toilet Paper Drive is this Saturday, June 9

This Saturday, June 9, the Exchange Club of Highline will be holding their annual Toilet Paper Drive. Butt wait – why a Toilet Paper Drive? You ask…? Did you know that you can’t buy toilet... [Read more]

‘Journey to Transformation’ fundraiser for Transform Burien will be Wed., June 27

‘Journey to Transformation’ fundraiser for Transform Burien will be Wed., June 27

‘Journey to Transformation’ – a fundraiser dinner for Transform Burien – will be held on Wednesday, June 27, from 6 – 8 p.m. at the Burien Community Center. “For the past... [Read more]

‘Yoga by the Sound’ at Environmental Science Center Saturday, June 23

‘Yoga by the Sound’ at Environmental Science Center Saturday, June 23

Come hear about the environmental stewardship ESC is doing in the community before relaxing and rewinding at the Environmental Science Center in Seahurst Park on Saturday, June 23. This event will run... [Read more]

Walk-n-Talk Sylvester Hill this Sunday, June 3

Walk-n-Talk Sylvester Hill this Sunday, June 3

From our friends at WABI Burien: It’s Walk-n-Talk time again! Come join the great group of people that show up for this monthly walk this Sunday, June 3. There’s always laughter and great, meandering... [Read more]

Philanthropic partnership helps Mary’s Place purchase location in Burien

Philanthropic partnership helps Mary’s Place purchase location in Burien

Mary’s Place announced this week that – thanks to a partnership with the Caputo Family of Mercer Island – they were able to purchase the former Lakeside Milam Recovery Center at 12845 Ambaum... [Read more]

REMINDER: Port’s Sustainable Airport Master Plan Open House is Wednesday

REMINDER: Port’s Sustainable Airport Master Plan Open House is Wednesday

REMINDER: An Open House and Presentation on the Port of Seattle’s Sustainable Airport Master Plan (SAMP) will be held at the Burien Community Center this WEDNESDAY, May 30, from 4:30 – 7 p.m. “The... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Mary’s Place buys former Lakeside Milam property

B-TOWN BIZ: Mary’s Place buys former Lakeside Milam property

Local non-profit Mary’s Place has purchased the former Lakeside Milam property located at 12845 Ambaum Blvd. SW for $5 million, according to King County property records. Mary’s Place will... [Read more]

Burien Park’s ‘Great Day of Play’ will be Saturday, June 30

Burien Park’s ‘Great Day of Play’ will be Saturday, June 30

Burien Park’s ‘Great Day of Play’ will be held on Saturday, June 30, 2018, from 10 a.m. – Noon at Moshier Community Art Center. SUMMER IS HERE… LET’S GET OUT & PLAY! Event... [Read more]

Amendment funding noise mitigation for Highline School District passes house

Amendment funding noise mitigation for Highline School District passes house

On Wednesday, May 23, ranking member of the House Armed Services Committee Adam Smith offered an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act, to provide for noise mitigation for the Highline School... [Read more]

VIDEO: Watch our sneak peek video tour of Burien’s new PCC Community Market

VIDEO: Watch our sneak peek video tour of Burien’s new PCC Community Market

On Tuesday, May 22, we were lucky enough to be invited to a special media sneak preview of the brand new PCC Community Market located at the Five Corners Shopping Center at 15840 1st Ave South, in the spot... [Read more]

REMINDER: FREE Family Fun Run & Scavenger Hunt is TONIGHT!

REMINDER: FREE Family Fun Run & Scavenger Hunt is TONIGHT!

REMINDER: Burien’s annual Family Fun Run & Scavenger Hunt is TONIGHT – Wednesday, May 23 – from 5:30 – 8 p.m. at Town Square Park. FREE Scavenger-hunt style race for runners and walkers... [Read more]

Next Highline Forum will focus on aircraft altitudes on Wednesday, May 23

Next Highline Forum will focus on aircraft altitudes on Wednesday, May 23

The next Highline Forum will be held on Wednesday, May 23, from 2:30 – 4:30 p.m., with the Port of Seattle hosting it at Sea-Tac Airport’s Central Auditorium (mezzanine level). At the Forum, the members... [Read more]