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VIDEO: Local resident Dianna Leppa sings National Anthem at Seahawks game

VIDEO: Local resident Dianna Leppa sings National Anthem at Seahawks game

Area resident Dianna Leppa sang the National Anthem at Sunday night’s nationally-televised Seahawks vs Panthers game, and here’s a video of her in action (be sure to pay attention to the... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber giving away Seahawks tix at Dec. 9 Holiday Luncheon

Seattle Southside Chamber giving away Seahawks tix at Dec. 9 Holiday Luncheon

The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce announced that it will be giving away two pairs of Seahawks tickets at its Dec. 9 Holiday Luncheon. “Courtesy of the generosity of board member Mike Bulleri,... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Pirate Wrestling season has started!

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Pirate Wrestling season has started!

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her third year(!) with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [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]

Highline Premiere FC Coach Michelle Beattie selected as ‘Coach of the Year’

Highline Premiere FC Coach Michelle Beattie selected as ‘Coach of the Year’

Highline Premiere FC Coach Michelle Beattie was recently selected as ‘Coach of the Year’ for 4A NPSL Cascade All-League Girls Soccer. Michelle is the head women’s coach at Kennedy Catholic... [Read more]

Former Seahawk Russell Okung learns to code at Burien’s Highline High School

Former Seahawk Russell Okung learns to code at Burien’s Highline High School

Story & Photos by Kelsey Par Huddled in a cramped Highline High School classroom learning computer coding was probably the last place you’d expect to find a big, tough, Denver Bronco offensive tackle,... [Read more]

WABI Burien hosting Des Moines Creek Walk this Sunday, Nov. 20

WABI Burien hosting Des Moines Creek Walk this Sunday, Nov. 20

A Des Moines Creek Walk will be held this Sunday, Nov. 20, starting at 11 a.m. We will meet at the Des Moines Marina near the fishing pier and restrooms, rain or shine, dogs are welcome on a leash. This... [Read more]

Cub Scout Bowling Tournament will be this Saturday, Nov. 19

Cub Scout Bowling Tournament will be this Saturday, Nov. 19

A Cub Scout Bowling Tournament – open to all boys in the 1st through 5th grade whether they are already Cub Scouts, or just interested in finding out more about Cub Scouts – will be held this Saturday,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post REMINDER: Get underwater photos with Santa at TL Sea Diving Tuesday, Nov. 22

REMINDER: Get underwater photos with Santa at TL Sea Diving Tuesday, Nov. 22

REMINDER: You can get underwater photos with Santa at TL Sea Diving’s jolliest event of the year on Tuesday, Nov. 22 – and also discover a Scuba intro, Drysuit experiences, Peak Performance Buoyancy,... [Read more]

Follow Saturday night’s Kennedy Catholic football playoff game here!

Follow Saturday night’s Kennedy Catholic football playoff game here!

Photo by Barbara Carlson. Calling all Lancer fans! If you can’t get to Highline Memorial Stadium in time to catch Trevor H. (pictured above) and the rest of the Kennedy Catholic footballers take... [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]

Kennedy Catholic football team will be in first round of playoffs Saturday!

Kennedy Catholic football team will be in first round of playoffs Saturday!

Burien’s Kennedy Catholic High School’s football team will play in the first round of Washington State High School Football District Playoffs this Saturday at Highline Memorial Stadium. Kennedy... [Read more]

REMINDER: Baseball docu filmmaker at Tuesday Film Office Happy Hour!

REMINDER: Baseball docu filmmaker at Tuesday Film Office Happy Hour!

REMINDER: Local Filmmaker Gary Thomsen will be the featured guest at the next Burien Film Office Happy Hour, to be held this Tuesday, Nov. 1 from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Tin Theater. This is a FREE, open,... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Lady Pirate soccer players are heading to the playoffs!

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Lady Pirate soccer players are heading to the playoffs!

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her second year with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Lady Pirates Volleyball team highlights

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Lady Pirates Volleyball team highlights

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her second year with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

Put your phone down and bowl! New ‘B-Town Bowling for Fun’ group forms

Put your phone down and bowl! New ‘B-Town Bowling for Fun’ group forms

Neil Kurhani thinks it’s time to meet folks right here in the neighborhood, not across county lines; in his words: “We’re becoming a big area now and there is no need to go to Seattle or elsewhere... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Your best Christmas card ever! ‘Discover Santa’ at TL Sea Diving Tuesday, Nov. 22

Your best Christmas card ever! ‘Discover Santa’ at TL Sea Diving Tuesday, Nov. 22

Come on out to TL Sea Diving’s jolliest event of the year – on Tuesday, Nov. 22 – and discover a Scuba intro, Dry suit experiences, Peak Performance Buoyancy, and the excitement of underwater photos... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Burien Cycle – in business since 1948 – is closing

B-TOWN BIZ: Burien Cycle – in business since 1948 – is closing

Longtime local business Burien Cycle – operating since 1948 – will be closing their location at 804 SW 151st Street soon, owner Aaron Johnson recently announced. “We here at Burien Cycle are... [Read more]

‘Legends of the Road’ baseball doc maker at Nov. 1 Film Office Happy Hour

‘Legends of the Road’ baseball doc maker at Nov. 1 Film Office Happy Hour

Local Filmmaker Gary Thomsen will be the featured guest at the next Burien Film Office Happy Hour, to be held on Tuesday, Nov. 1 from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Tin Theater. Thomsen has been a full-service producer... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Another busy week in Highline Pirate sports!

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Another busy week in Highline Pirate sports!

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her second year with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [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]

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]

Four Highline High School football players help brighten stranger’s birthday

Four Highline High School football players help brighten stranger’s birthday

Highline Public Schools is bragging about four Highline Pirates football players who recently helped a total stranger have a better birthday (get the tissues out because you may need it…): Highline... [Read more]

Online registration for the Brat Trot 5K Fundraiser ends Thursday, Sept. 29!

Online registration for the Brat Trot 5K Fundraiser ends Thursday, Sept. 29!

Have you registered for the Oct. 2 Burien Brat Trot yet? Online registration closes next Thursday, Sept. 29 at midnight: CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ONLINE! The Burien Brat Trot is a flat and fast 5k and... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: A busy week in Highline High School sports!

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: A busy week in Highline High School sports!

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her second year with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]