Opinion Section

LETTER: ‘Burien…started to decline when Council became obsessed with annexation’

LETTER: ‘Burien…started to decline when Council became obsessed with annexation’

[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 believe Burien’s quality of life started... [Read more]

LETTER: Andrea Reay endorses Joan McGilton for re-election to City Council

LETTER: Andrea Reay endorses Joan McGilton for re-election to City Council

[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 Editor, I think back on the months of... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Annexation is not dead’

LETTER: ‘Annexation is not dead’

[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, Annexation is not dead. Even though... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Council’s final choice of City Manager will affect Burien for decades to come’

LETTER: ‘Council’s final choice of City Manager will affect Burien for decades to come’

[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 spring I will turn 62. In the next 10 years... [Read more]

LETTER: Reader concerned about city council hiring City Manager Search Firm

LETTER: Reader concerned about city council hiring City Manager Search Firm

[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, Hopefully some citizens... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Salmon Creek has been mitigated into extinction’

LETTER: ‘Salmon Creek has been mitigated into extinction’

[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 David Johanson, City of Burien, Senior Planner 400... [Read more]

LETTER: Is someone shaving and painting Squirrels in the Seahurst area?

LETTER: Is someone shaving and painting Squirrels in the Seahurst area?

[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, While relaxing on Sunday afternoon,... [Read more]

REVIEW: You’ll ‘roll in zee hay’ (and zee aisles) for BAT’s ‘Young Frankenstein’!

REVIEW: You’ll ‘roll in zee hay’ (and zee aisles) for BAT’s ‘Young Frankenstein’!

Review by Shelli Park Burien Actors Theatre has squeezed every last precious resource, human and other, from their reserves to bring another wonderful production to the South End. To open their 2013-14... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘We can change the course of our City through the City Manager selection process’

LETTER: ‘We can change the course of our City through the City Manager selection process’

[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:] One of the greatest things the Council can do... [Read more]

PHOTO: Group of locals holds vigil against military action in Syria

PHOTO: Group of locals holds vigil against military action in Syria

A group of approximately 20 people from Burien and neighboring communities held a vigil Monday evening (Sept. 9) on the corner of 1st Ave South and SW 148th to speak out against a military strike against... [Read more]

LETTER: Planning Commission ‘not looking to change’ number of condos or apartments

LETTER: Planning Commission ‘not looking to change’ number of condos or apartments

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by – and including the opinion of – a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] The discussion... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Minimum 400 plus Apartment units coming to our Town Square…’

LETTER: ‘Minimum 400 plus Apartment units coming to our Town Square…’

[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:] City Planning Commission Meeting thoughts; Hello,... [Read more]

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Burien Actors Theatre says ‘Thanks!’

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Burien Actors Theatre says ‘Thanks!’

[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:] Photo by Michael Brunk. Burien Actors Theatre... [Read more]

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘One gym quest, one heck of a workout’

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘One gym quest, one heck of a workout’

[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:] It was a simple idea. Go to the gym, I said.... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Signs for 2 candidates still out after the primary election…’

LETTER: ‘Signs for 2 candidates still out after the primary election…’

[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:] Concerned: I have noticed many signs for Burien... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘We have two basic choices in this City Manager search that is before us’

LETTER: ‘We have two basic choices in this City Manager search that is before us’

[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:] THE SIX QUESTIONS We have two basic choices... [Read more]

LETTER: Neighborhood where car windows smashed now hit by burglaries

LETTER: Neighborhood where car windows smashed now hit by burglaries

[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:] Good evening, I noticed the BTB story about... [Read more]

LETTER: Reader shares ‘Instant Karma Story’ about Burien bicycle thief

LETTER: Reader shares ‘Instant Karma Story’ about Burien bicycle thief

[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 happened at my house this morning (Thursday,... [Read more]

LETTER: And now, Debi Wagner responds to Andrea Reay’s response…

LETTER: And now, Debi Wagner responds to Andrea Reay’s response…

[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. ADDITIONAL NOTE: This will be the last Letter... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘We will only grow if we have a council that listens to its citizens…’

LETTER: ‘We will only grow if we have a council that listens to its citizens…’

[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:] First Day - Thank you to The B-Town Blog for... [Read more]

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Andrea Reay responds to Debi Wagner’s response

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Andrea Reay responds to Debi Wagner’s response

[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 Editor: We need municipal leaders who... [Read more]

LETTER: Debi Wagner responds to accusations by Andrea Reay

LETTER: Debi Wagner responds to accusations by Andrea Reay

[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 Editor; This letter is in response to... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Where are election signs legal in Burien?’

LETTER: ‘Where are election signs legal 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:] This is election season in Burien, neighboring... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘January is not the time to finalize a selection’ for City Manager

LETTER: ‘January is not the time to finalize a selection’ for City Manager

[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 Mayor Bennett and Burien City Council Members: I... [Read more]

Sponsored Post ‘Please vote for change in the August 6 primary election’

‘Please vote for change in the August 6 primary election’

[EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is a paid Advertisement:] PLEASE VOTE FOR CHANGE IN THE AUGUST 6 PRIMARY We don’t have to wait until November to change the direction of Burien. The August 6th primary... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Why are citizens still paying newsletter printing and mailing costs?’

LETTER: ‘Why are citizens still paying newsletter printing and mailing costs?’

[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; Why are Burien citizens... [Read more]