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Seattle vs. Denver Boys & Girls Club competition a ‘Win/Win’ for Youth

Seattle vs. Denver Boys & Girls Club competition a ‘Win/Win’ for Youth

Boys & Girls Clubs youth are celebrating a Denver victory – OFF the field – as the Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Denver triumphed over our King County groups in the first ever ‘Boys & Girls Clubs Bow,’…

Register for ‘Cove to Clover Classic’ before Feb. 28 & enter to win M’s tickets

Register for ‘Cove to Clover Classic’ before Feb. 28 & enter to win M’s tickets

If you register for the Cove to Clover Classic (coming March 16) before Feb. 28, you’ll automatically be entered for a drawing for two tickets to the Seattle Mariners!

Highline Historical Society presents ‘Coming Home: Baseball’s America’

Highline Historical Society presents ‘Coming Home: Baseball’s America’

The Highline Historical Society will be presenting “Coming Home: Baseball’s America” – a free program – at SeaTac City Hall starting at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 23…

JOBS: Highline Public Schools has openings for Spring Coaching positions

JOBS: Highline Public Schools has openings for Spring Coaching positions

Highline Public Schools announced Thursday (Feb. 6) that they have several school Spring Coaching positions currently available. Positions start Monday, March 3…

‘BELEBRITY’ (N) be-le-bri-ty = Burien Celebrity

‘BELEBRITY’ (N) be-le-bri-ty = Burien Celebrity

We had to come up with a term for Ashley Fosberg, who will be competing in the 2014 CrossFit Open, in Burien, starting March 1. The criterion for a “Belebrity” are as follows…

PHOTOS: Scenes from Wednesday’s Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl celebration

PHOTOS: Scenes from Wednesday’s Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl celebration

th crowd estimates ranging from 700,000 to 1 million, downtown Seattle was jam-packed with throngs of exuberant 12th Fans celebrating the Seattle Seahawks overwhelmingly awesome Super Bowl victory on Wednesday…

Kennedy Catholic High School cancels classes Wed. for Seahawks parade

Kennedy Catholic High School cancels classes Wed. for Seahawks parade

Calling it a “once in a lifetime event,” Burien’s Kennedy Catholic High School announced Monday that it has canceled school this Wednesday (Feb. 5) so students can celebrate the Seattle Seahawks at their Super Bowl parade in downtown Seattle…

Who is Beach Body, and what is the CrossFit Open?

Who is Beach Body, and what is the CrossFit Open?

Had CrossFit walked into The 909 for a seat and a meal, Corey “Beach Body” Uebelacker wouldn’t have known who it was 18 months ago. Now, he is a local favorite and top contender in the upcoming 2014 CrossFit Open…

PHOTOS: 12th Fans watch the Super Bowl in Burien and New Jersey

PHOTOS: 12th Fans watch the Super Bowl in Burien and New Jersey

Area residents – aka ’12th Fans’ – were in New Jersey, local bars and homes enjoying Sunday’s Super Bowl blowout, and we’ve got some pics to share…

Kennedy Catholic receives over $1 million to build new athletic field

Kennedy Catholic receives over $1 million to build new athletic field

Burien’s Kennedy Catholic High School announced the receipt of commitments totaling over $1,000,000 to assist with the development of a new athletic complex at the school…

Get pumped for the Super Bowl with a pre-game ‘Walk-n-Talk’ Sunday

Get pumped for the Super Bowl with a pre-game ‘Walk-n-Talk’ Sunday

Psyched for the Super Bowl this coming Sunday, Feb. 2? Get pumped with a pre-game Walk-n-Talk, then be a 12th Fan at one of B-Town’s best local establishments (listed below)! Stroll the streets... [Read more]

PHOTOS/VIDEOS: Thousands line S. 188th to send Seahawks off to Super Bowl

PHOTOS/VIDEOS: Thousands line S. 188th to send Seahawks off to Super Bowl

On Sunday morning (Jan. 26), thousands of enthusiastic “12th Fans” lined S. 188th in SeaTac to cheer the Seattle Seahawks as they made their way to Sea-Tac Airport…

West Seattle Baseball registration now open

West Seattle Baseball registration now open

Pony Baseball registration is now open for all ages 5 to 19 years old, and you can register online at westseattlebaseball.com…

Sponsored Post ‘Tween Late Night’ coming to Matt Griffin YMCA Friday night, Jan. 31

‘Tween Late Night’ coming to Matt Griffin YMCA Friday night, Jan. 31

BTB Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA will be celebrating Valentine’s Day early with a ‘Tween Late Night’ on Friday, Jan. 31, from 7:30 p.m. – 10 p.m…

Hey 12s – send the Seahawks off to the Super Bowl in SeaTac this Sunday!

Hey 12s – send the Seahawks off to the Super Bowl in SeaTac this Sunday!

This Sunday (Jan. 26) at 10:30 a.m., 12th Fans are invited to rally in the city of SeaTac to help send-off the Seahawks to Super Bowl XLVIII against the Denver Broncos…

Cove to Clover Classic announces its 2014 Corporate Challenge

Cove to Clover Classic announces its 2014 Corporate Challenge

Looking for a great way to increase camaraderie among your staff, while encouraging health and fitness? Take part in Cove to Clover Classic’s Corporate Challenge…

Feet First’s 2nd annual ‘Stairway Walks Day’ Feb. 8 to include Eagle Landing Park

Feet First’s 2nd annual ‘Stairway Walks Day’ Feb. 8 to include Eagle Landing Park

On Saturday, Feb. 8, from 10 a.m. – Noon, Feet First will hold its second annual “Stairway Walks Day,” which will include Burien’s Eagle Landing Park and its 289 steps…

UPDATE: Evergreen Pool, threatened by possible closure, will remain open

UPDATE: Evergreen Pool, threatened by possible closure, will remain open

The non-profit Evergreen Pool, which serves the greater Highline area, and which had been threatened with closure (read our previous coverage here), will remain open thanks to a combination of community... [Read more]

Three Tree Point Yacht Club’s Duwamish Head Race will be this Saturday

Three Tree Point Yacht Club’s Duwamish Head Race will be this Saturday

Photo by Carmen Scott. The Three Tree Point Yacht Club’s annual Duwamish Head Race will be this Saturday, Jan. 11, starting at the Des Moines Marina at 9:30 a.m. and cruising back and forth past... [Read more]

A Bakery Walk in Downtown Burien on Wednesday, Jan. 15. Mmmm…

A Bakery Walk in Downtown Burien on Wednesday, Jan. 15. Mmmm…

Let’s check on our New Year’s Resolutions: √ Walk more √ Meet new people √ Buy local ? Go on a diet (Well, three out of four isn’t bad…) Fulfill your New Year’s Resolutions and... [Read more]

Youth Basketball classes start at Burien Community Center Jan. 14

Youth Basketball classes start at Burien Community Center Jan. 14

Brand new Youth Basketball classes will be starting at the Burien Community Center on Tuesday, Jan. 14. These classes are an excellent opportunity to learn or improve on basketball skills such as passing,... [Read more]

Pacwest Little League Spring registration starts Jan. 28

Pacwest Little League Spring registration starts Jan. 28

Pacwest Little League provides Baseball and Softball for girls and boys ages 4-18 in the Burien/SeaTac/Tukwila/Highline areas, and they’ve announced registration dates. Baseball Divisions/Ages: T-Ball:... [Read more]

Register for Cove to Clover by Jan. 31 to enter drawing for free running shoes

Register for Cove to Clover by Jan. 31 to enter drawing for free running shoes

Register by Jan. 31 for the 2014 Cove to Clover – set for Sunday, March 16 – and you’ll be entered into a drawing for a free pair of Brooks Running shoes! To register now, click here. This is... [Read more]

‘The Battle of Burien Jam’ will be Friday, Jan. 17 at Community Center

‘The Battle of Burien Jam’ will be Friday, Jan. 17 at Community Center

The City Of Burien will be presenting ‘The Battle Of Burien Jam’ dance competition starting at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 17 at the Community Center, located at 14700 6th Ave SW. “The... [Read more]

PHOTOS/VIDEOS: Scenes from the Three Tree Point Polar Bear Plunge

PHOTOS/VIDEOS: Scenes from the Three Tree Point Polar Bear Plunge

Sixty or so brave souls started the New Year with a daring Polar Bear Plunge into Puget Sound off the beach of Burien’s Three Tree Point at Noon on Wednesday, Jan. 1. A new champ was crowned –... [Read more]

South Highline National Little League Winter Training Camp starts Jan. 13

South Highline National Little League Winter Training Camp starts Jan. 13

South Highline National Little League will be holding its Winter Training Camp starting Jan. 13. Here’s the full announcement: SHNLL WINTER TRAINING CAMP ** SPECIAL NOTE - EACH PLAYER MUST SIGN UP... [Read more]