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PHOTOS/VIDEO: Bikers race through the streets of downtown Burien on the 4th

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Bikers race through the streets of downtown Burien on the 4th

Early on the morning of the 4th of July, you may have noticed dozens of bicycles whizzing through the streets of downtown Burien, as part of the 2014 Joe Matava Criterium race. One biker named Timothy... [Read more]

Burien’s Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon lights up American Lung Association’s ‘CycleLung’

Burien’s Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon lights up American Lung Association’s ‘CycleLung’

On Tuesday (July 1), Burien state Rep. Joe Fitzgibbon rode the American Lung Association’s “CycleLung” – a pedal-powered piece of artwork that stimulates the importance of lung health when cycling... [Read more]

Winners announced for 2014 Father’s Day Car Show & Chili Cook-Off

Winners announced for 2014 Father’s Day Car Show & Chili Cook-Off

Congrats to the following Father’s Day Car Show participants who ended up taking home an award for their cars: Oldest/Original Car: Eric Moe – 1917 Model T Date Car: Dennis Engberg – 1955... [Read more]

Highline High School Alumni’s annual Golf Tournament will be Friday, Aug. 15

Highline High School Alumni’s annual Golf Tournament will be Friday, Aug. 15

The 2014 Highline High School Alumni annual Golf Tournament will be held on Friday, Aug. 15 at the Allenmore Golf Club in Tacoma, with a 7:30 a.m. tee off. You can now purchase your tee time by going to... [Read more]

A ‘Perfect Day’ is coming to Des Moines on Saturday, July 19!

A ‘Perfect Day’ is coming to Des Moines on Saturday, July 19!

WHEN: Saturday, July 19, 2014 Beginning at 8:30 a.m. with the Waterland Summer 5k Fun Run that winds through the wonderful Des Moines waterfront and up the serene Des Moines Creek Trail and returning... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Please welcome new Advertiser Burien Cycle to The B-Town Blog!

Please welcome new Advertiser Burien Cycle to The B-Town Blog!

Many of you may be familiar with Burien Cycle – the bike shop located at 804 SW 151st Street in Burien – but what some of you may not realize is that ownership of the business has changed. After honing... [Read more]

Highline Premier FC joins US Club Soccer and Puget Sound Premier League

Highline Premier FC joins US Club Soccer and Puget Sound Premier League

Highline Premier FC, the advanced development program of the Highline Soccer Association, announced its formal affiliation with US Club Soccer and the Puget Sound Premier League (PSPL), the fastest growing... [Read more]

Highline Medical Center Foundation’s Golf Tournament will be July 24

Highline Medical Center Foundation’s Golf Tournament will be July 24

Grab your clubs for a great day on the links at Highline Medical Center Foundation’s 31st Annual Golf Classic on Thursday, July 24 at The Golf Club at Newcastle. “There are plenty of opportunities... [Read more]

Little League Tournament of Champions is this weekend in Normandy Park

Little League Tournament of Champions is this weekend in Normandy Park

Here’s a terrific chance to treat yourself to some exciting local baseball action this weekend. The 2014 District 7 Tournament of Champions, involving over a dozen Little League baseball teams, takes... [Read more]

WABI’s ‘Weekday Walk’ will be Wednesday, June 18 at Botanical Garden

WABI’s ‘Weekday Walk’ will be Wednesday, June 18 at Botanical Garden

Come visit the lovely Highline SeaTac Botanical Garden at North SeaTac Park on Wednesday, June 18 with the WABI ‘Weekday Walkers.’ Walkers will start at the garden and walk for about an hour... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Keep your kids busy and healthy this summer at Matt Griffin YMCA

Keep your kids busy and healthy this summer at Matt Griffin YMCA

Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA wants you to know that their Awesome Adventures begin June 23 – your child can play, explore, develop skills and make new friends at the Y this summer! Program highlights... [Read more]

‘Strawberry Jam’ BBoy/BGirl Dance Competition at Strawberry Fest June 14

‘Strawberry Jam’ BBoy/BGirl Dance Competition at Strawberry Fest June 14

The annual ‘Strawberry Jam’ Bboy/Bgirl Dance Competition will be held Saturday, June 14 starting at 1:30 p.m. as part of Burien’s Wild Strawberry Festival at Town Square Parcel 1 L1... [Read more]

Do the Lake-Loop ‘Walk-n-Talk’ on Sunday, June 1

Do the Lake-Loop ‘Walk-n-Talk’ on Sunday, June 1

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 wouldn’t otherwise chat with. And it keeps you healthier. Join... [Read more]

It was a beautiful morning for a Bike Ride!

It was a beautiful morning for a Bike Ride!

Some 35 people showed up at WABI’s Burien Bike Day tent on a beautiful sunny Friday morning (May 16). Thanks to our co-sponsor, the City of Burien, and our donors, Burien Cycle, Burien Press, Start... [Read more]

Burien Bike Day is this Friday, May 16

Burien Bike Day is this Friday, May 16

Be part of the great stream of bikes glinting in the sunlight as Burien bikers pedal to work or school on Burien Bike Day, this Friday, May 16. WABI Burien will be hosting a Bike Commuter Station that... [Read more]

‘Bark & Bowl’ for AARF at HiLine Lanes on Saturday, May 10

‘Bark & Bowl’ for AARF at HiLine Lanes on Saturday, May 10

The Animal Aid and Rescue Foundation (AARF) is holding a ‘Bark & Bowl’ fundraiser at HiLine Lanes in Burien on Saturday, May 10 from 3 – 6 p.m. Cost is $20 per person and includes three... [Read more]

‘Westward Ho!’ WABI Burien Walk-n-Talk is this Sunday, May 4

‘Westward Ho!’ WABI Burien Walk-n-Talk is this Sunday, May 4

This Sunday, May 4, WABI Burien’s monthly Walk-n-Talk will wander some of the westward-facing hills of the Seahurst neighborhood of Burien. Every month since August 2011, neighbors and Burien... [Read more]

Highline Premier FC Soccer Club tryouts start April 28

Highline Premier FC Soccer Club tryouts start April 28

Highline Premier FC Soccer Club tryouts start April 28 and continue through May 18. “Highline Premier FC is the official Premier Development program of the Highline Soccer Association (West Seattle... [Read more]

This month’s ‘WABI Weekday Walk’ will be a stroll through Normandy Park

This month’s ‘WABI Weekday Walk’ will be a stroll through Normandy Park

This month’s ‘WABI Weekday Walk’ will take place on Wednesday, April 16 – a Stroll through Normandy Park. “Ah, the next best thing to April in Paris…April in Normandy Park (yes,... [Read more]

Who will ‘Walk the Plank’ at April Pools Day at Mount Rainier Pool April 19?

Who will ‘Walk the Plank’ at April Pools Day at Mount Rainier Pool April 19?

Ten public officials including the mayor, police chief and a King County Councilman are teaming up this month to combat drowning in Des Moines and Normandy Park – but which one(s) will ‘Walk the... [Read more]

Sponsored Post ACME Bowl: lots of lanes, lots of fun, great food & just minutes from Burien

ACME Bowl: lots of lanes, lots of fun, great food & just minutes from Burien

We welcome ACME Bowl, our newest Advertiser. ACME, located in Tukwila just east of the mall, is closer to Burien than you might think. We checked it out. You can get to ACME from downtown Burien in less... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Group Core offers a new way to whittle your middle at Advertiser Highline Club

Group Core offers a new way to whittle your middle at Advertiser Highline Club

Group Core instructor Evan makes it look easy every Wednesday night at 7:10pm in the Group Fitness Room. by Group Fitness Director Caroline Medley If you hear the class name “Group Core” and you immediately... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Gluten-free CrossFit star Matt Parker shows stuff during ‘Friday Night Lights’

Gluten-free CrossFit star Matt Parker shows stuff during ‘Friday Night Lights’

As family and friends gathered in the Box for “Friday Night Lights” the energy was bursting with excitement. There were two things on Clay Procter’s mind, one was filling in and spinning the mic... [Read more]

WABI Burien’s ‘Walk-n-Talk MS’ will be Sunday, April 6th

WABI Burien’s ‘Walk-n-Talk MS’ will be Sunday, April 6th

Jennifer Privette will talk about her personal experience with MS then lead the April Walk-n-Talk. “I am one of many in a large tribe with multiple sclerosis,” says Jennifer Privette, a Burien... [Read more]

REMINDER: Kennedy to dedicate Baseball Field to Joe Faccone Friday

REMINDER: Kennedy to dedicate Baseball Field to Joe Faccone Friday

This Friday, March 28, Kennedy Catholic High School will dedicate their home baseball field to long-time coach and staff member, Joe Faccone. The field will be re-named Faccone Field. Mr. Faccone was the... [Read more]

REMINDER: White Center 5K is Saturday!

REMINDER: White Center 5K is Saturday!

REMINDER: The White Center 5K Walk & Run is this Saturday, March 22, starting at 9 a.m.! Sponsored by Community Development Association (CDA), along with the YES Foundation of White Center and the... [Read more]