Opinion Section

LETTER: ‘Mary’s Place – why the City Council needs to approve this project!’

LETTER: ‘Mary’s Place – why the City Council needs to approve this project!’

[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:] Honorable CC Tosta, CC Olguin and Mayor... [Read more]

LETTER: Transform Burien served over 100 Thanksgiving dinners to people in need

LETTER: Transform Burien served over 100 Thanksgiving dinners to people in need

[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:] Letter to the Editor, As a resident of... [Read more]

LETTER: KI7LTQ Joe responds to our recent story about a thunderstorm

LETTER: KI7LTQ Joe responds to our recent story about a thunderstorm

[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:] This is a response to VIDEO/PHOTO: Did... [Read more]

Suz Muse: Carrot seeds don’t make good lawns

Suz Muse: Carrot seeds don’t make good lawns

My husband’s grandfather was an entrepreneur from a small coastal community in Maine. He would buy things in bulk from various sources for pennies on the dollar, then resell them in his bargain shop. Many... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Tenants at Fox Cove have been failed’ by the City of Burien

LETTER: ‘Tenants at Fox Cove have been failed’ by the City of 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:] Tenants at Fox Cove Apartments –... [Read more]

Suz Muse: I giggle when Google Voice misinterprets my Mom’s voicemail

Suz Muse: I giggle when Google Voice misinterprets my Mom’s voicemail

By Suzanne Greive “Hey Suz!” When my mom calls me and leaves a message, Google Voice tries to interpret her voice and convert voice to text and deliver me the text message to my phone. My... [Read more]

Suz Muse: I miss those neighbors

Suz Muse: I miss those neighbors

By Suzanne Greive I had an elderly neighbor that I wanted to befriend. Although every time I tried, he turned away. I would wave and he would walk away. I would say hello and he would not reply. Finally,... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: <i>Giving Thanks</i>

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: Giving Thanks

Giving Thanks By Andrea H. Reay CEO/President Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce November marks the beginning of the Holiday season. Here in the Puget Sound it also marks the beginning of the cold,... [Read more]

Suz Muse: <i>Inner Child</i>

Suz Muse: Inner Child

By Suzanne Greive We were flying out of town on an pre dawn flight and as we took our seats I saw a family approaching us. They had a baby and a boy of about 8. I was praying they would continue down... [Read more]

Suz Muse: <i>Surprises</i>

Suz Muse: Surprises

By Suzanne Greive I was too tired to make dinner so my husband and I decided to stroll down the street in Burien and see where we ended up. Our first stop was too packed and we were too hungry to wait... [Read more]

LETTER: Reader disagrees with our review of BAT’s <i>Dr. Frankenstein</i>

LETTER: Reader disagrees with our review of BAT’s Dr. Frankenstein

[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, Last weekend, I attended... [Read more]

LETTER: Reader shares several ‘love stories’ observed from her window

LETTER: Reader shares several ‘love stories’ observed from her window

[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:] I want to share a love story, actually... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: <i>Telling Your Story</i>

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: Telling Your Story

Telling Your Story By Andrea H. Reay CEO/President Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce One of the most difficult things businesses (and all of us really) must contend with in our current fast paced... [Read more]

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: Today we’re going to talk about Community…

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: Today we’re going to talk about Community…

EDITOR’S NOTE: Cass Huff is a special needs student at Mt. Rainier High School. In 2016, she was named “Citizen of the Year” by the City of Burien. Hey B-Town Readers! Today we’re... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Another reader writes that I-1639 will keep children safe…’

LETTER: ‘Another reader writes that I-1639 will keep children safe…’

[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:] Another reader writes that I-1639 will... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘We need more than thoughts and prayers to counter senseless violence’

LETTER: ‘We need more than thoughts and prayers to counter senseless violence’

[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, I think most would agree... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘To the young boy I saw trying to catch a small dog that ran onto Ambaum’

LETTER: ‘To the young boy I saw trying to catch a small dog that ran onto Ambaum’

[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:] To the young boy I saw trying to catch... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Love one another’

LETTER: ‘Love one another’

[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, As The B-Town Blog is a voice... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber: <i>It is a wonderful thing to have a good neighbor, but it is even a greater thing to be a good neighbor</i>

Seattle Southside Chamber: It is a wonderful thing to have a good neighbor, but it is even a greater thing to be a good neighbor

It is a wonderful thing to have a good neighbor, but it is even a greater thing to be a good neighbor. By Andrea H. Reay CEO/President Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce It is a wonderful thing to... [Read more]