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REMINDER: Highline Bears opening game for 2016 is this Saturday night!

REMINDER: Highline Bears opening game for 2016 is this Saturday night!

REMINDER: The Highline Bears open their 2016 season against the Langley Blaze this Saturday night, May 28, with the first pitch set for 7:05 p.m. at Steve Cox Memorial Field in White Center. The Bears... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline High Pirates Track, Soccer, Baseball & Softball

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline High Pirates Track, Soccer, Baseball & Softball

[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: Sailboats frolic off Burien’s shoreline Saturday

PHOTOS: Sailboats frolic off Burien’s shoreline Saturday

Residents Elston Hill and Gregory Rehmke braved the overcast, soggy weather on Saturday, May 14 to photograph the Seattle Yacht Club’s second race in the Tri Island Series – from Vashon to Shilshole... [Read more]

WABI Burien’s ‘Weekday Walk’ is May 18 at Highline SeaTac Botanical Garden

WABI Burien’s ‘Weekday Walk’ is May 18 at Highline SeaTac Botanical Garden

From our friends at WABI Burien: Come visit the lovely Highline SeaTac Botanical Garden at North SeaTac Park on Wednesday, May 18 with the WABI Weekday Walkers.  We’ll start at the garden and walk... [Read more]

Highline Bears will open 2016 season at Steve Cox Memorial Field on Sat., May 28

Highline Bears will open 2016 season at Steve Cox Memorial Field on Sat., May 28

The Highline Bears will open their 2016 season against the Langley Blaze on Saturday, May 28, 2016, with the first pitch scheduled for 7:05 p.m. The Bears will be led by new manager Rich Linnros, along... [Read more]

Highline Elementary ‘Mathletes’ match wits at Seahurst Elementary

Highline Elementary ‘Mathletes’ match wits at Seahurst Elementary

Many Highline district elementary students enjoy and excel at math, as demonstrated by the record attendance at the seventh annual Seahurst Elementary Math Bonanza, a district mathematics contest at Seahurst... [Read more]

Free ‘Family Fun Run’ will be Thursday, May 19 at Burien Town Square Park

Free ‘Family Fun Run’ will be Thursday, May 19 at Burien Town Square Park

A free ‘Family Fun Run’ – a scavenger hunt style race for runners and walkers of all ages – will be held on Thursday, May 19, from 5:30 – 8 p.m. at Burien Town Square Park. The 60-minute... [Read more]

Sponsored Post TL Sea Diving’s ¡Sale-o de Mayo! – a One-Day Sale – is May 7!

TL Sea Diving’s ¡Sale-o de Mayo! – a One-Day Sale – is May 7!

Looking for your next great adventure – how about Scuba Diving? Come on out to TL Sea Diving’s ¡Sale-o de Mayo! – a One-Day Sale on Saturday, May 7 – Open Water Course Fee for only $95!!... [Read more]

‘Walk-n-Talk’ around southern Gregory Heights this Sunday, May 1

‘Walk-n-Talk’ around southern Gregory Heights this Sunday, May 1

From our friends at WABI Burien: The weatherman has promised a sunny weekend, so let’s get out together for the May Walk-n-Talk, set for this Sunday, May 1! This month we’ll walk around the southern... [Read more]

Learn about ‘Urban Cycling’ at Burien Library this Saturday, April 30

Learn about ‘Urban Cycling’ at Burien Library this Saturday, April 30

The Burien Library will be hosting Madi Carlson, author of Urban Cycling, advocate, and urban-cycler extraordinaire, this Saturday, April 30 at 2 p.m. This event is part of this year’s Everyone... [Read more]

Rich Lindros will Manage the Highline Bears this year; opening game is May 28!

Rich Lindros will Manage the Highline Bears this year; opening game is May 28!

The Highline Bears announced that they have hired Rich Lindros as their 2016 Manager. Lindros will be taking over the duties from Todd Coughlin, who had signed on for one year as the Bears inaugural... [Read more]

Kennedy Catholic High announces new Football Coaching staff

Kennedy Catholic High announces new Football Coaching staff

Kennedy Catholic High School (an Advertiser) announced the hiring of several new coaches to the football team staff, who will join new head coach Sheldon Cross. Cross and his staff have taken the reins... [Read more]

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center’s ‘April Pools Day’ is this Saturday

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center’s ‘April Pools Day’ is this Saturday

Evergreen Community Aquatic Center’s ‘April Pools Day’ is this Saturday, April 23. They’re holding a FREE Community Water Safety Event from 12:30-2:30 p.m., where they will be raffling off a free... [Read more]

Highline Premier FC tryouts begin April 27

Highline Premier FC tryouts begin April 27

Develop And Play With The Best Highline Soccer Association’s advanced development club, Highline Premier FC, will be hosting the 2016-17 tryouts this April through May for Girls born 2008-1998... [Read more]

Burien Police Sgt. Jason Houck finishes in top 7% at Boston Marathon Sunday

Burien Police Sgt. Jason Houck finishes in top 7% at Boston Marathon Sunday

Photo courtesy King County Sheriff’s Office Burien/King County Sheriff’s Officer Sgt. Jason Houck finished the 2016 Boston Marathon on Sunday, April 17, coming in 2,156th place out of 30,741... [Read more]

The next WABI Weekday Walk will be Wednesday, April 20 at Nature Trails Park

The next WABI Weekday Walk will be Wednesday, April 20 at Nature Trails Park

WABI Weekday Walkers will return to Normandy Park for their monthly walk on the third Wednesday of the month – April 20, starting at 9 a.m. “We will start from Nature Trails Park and explore from... [Read more]

Former Evergreen & NFL QB Jack Thompson is an April #HighlineAlum

Former Evergreen & NFL QB Jack Thompson is an April #HighlineAlum

Evergreen High alum Jack Thompson – aka the ‘Throwin’ Samoan’ – credits positive influence from teachers and coaches for his success. Thompson, who graduated in 1974, is featured... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: This past week in Highline High Pirates sports

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: This past week in Highline High Pirates sports

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Back with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 11-year old Isabel Herbruger – who has earned a Girl Scout badge in Journalism, and is also developing her skills for... [Read more]

Stone House ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be re-walked (& re-talked) this Sunday, April 3

Stone House ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be re-walked (& re-talked) this Sunday, April 3

From our friends at WABI Burien: Long ago, at the north edge of Burien, there were people building some very distinctive homes with stones and pebbles. Come with us on the April Walk-n-Talk to marvel... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Track & Field Jamboree at Highline Memorial Stadium

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Track & Field Jamboree at Highline Memorial Stadium

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Back with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 11-year old Isabel Herbruger – who has earned a Girl Scout badge in Journalism, and is also developing her skills for... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Swim lessons now available at Advertiser Highline Athletic Club

Swim lessons now available at Advertiser Highline Athletic Club

Swim lessons are now available at Advertiser Highline Athletic Club – sign up now at www.Britishswimschool.com. “Classes are filling up fast so don’t delay.” The British Swim School... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Try a class for FREE at Be Yoga Burien’s upcoming Open House Sat., April 9

Try a class for FREE at Be Yoga Burien’s upcoming Open House Sat., April 9

Be Yoga Burien will be holding an exciting Open House Event, scheduled from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m on Saturday, April 9, 2016. You’ve heard about them, and have seen their inviting storefront on 152nd... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Burien now home to city’s first Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy – Straight Blast Gym

Burien now home to city’s first Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy – Straight Blast Gym

New Advertiser Straight Blast Gym, an international MMA/Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) association, is proud to announce its new location in the heart of Burien, and will be celebrating with an Open House... [Read more]