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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]

Is it ‘Cove to <em>Over</em>‘? Fundraiser Founder John Nelson is stepping down

Is it ‘Cove to Over‘? Fundraiser Founder John Nelson is stepping down

Photo by Scott Schaefer. Sad news for the local fundraiser scene, as community activist John Nelson announced Monday that he is stepping down as Organizer of the Cove to Clover fundraiser, which just completed... [Read more]

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Before the big storm, 355 ran in the 2016 Cove to Clover race

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Before the big storm, 355 ran in the 2016 Cove to Clover race

Drone footage of the start of Sunday’s Cove to Clover 5K race courtesy David White (and yes, he’s FAA-certified!). 16-year old Erik Harang of Normandy Park – who led through most of the... [Read more]

REMINDER: Sunday is the ‘Cove to Clover’ 5K fundraiser race!

REMINDER: Sunday is the ‘Cove to Clover’ 5K fundraiser race!

The Cove 2 Clover 5K fundraiser race is Sunday, March 13, starting at Noon at the Normandy Park Cove beach parking lot (NOT the community center).   Residents can expect road closures and delays between... [Read more]

Online registration for Sunday’s Cove to Clover fundraiser ends Wednesday

Online registration for Sunday’s Cove to Clover fundraiser ends Wednesday

Online Registration for the 2016 ‘Cove to Clover’ fundraiser – to be held on Sunday, March 13 – ends this Wednesday, March 9. Organizers say that to help guarantee that you get a cool... [Read more]

Grab Your Galoshes and ‘Walk-n-Talk’ this Sunday, March 6

Grab Your Galoshes and ‘Walk-n-Talk’ this Sunday, March 6

From our friends at WABI Burien: They say we’re setting records for rain… and it looks like we’ll have liquid sunshine for the next 10 days. Hmm. That means it’s time to get out our galoshes and... [Read more]

Kennedy Catholic Boys Basketball wins first round at Hardwood Classic Thursday

Kennedy Catholic Boys Basketball wins first round at Hardwood Classic Thursday

Burien’s Kennedy Catholic High School Boys Basketball team upset 3rd-ranked Bellevue 77-68 in the first round of the Hardwood Classic state tournament at the Tacoma Dome on Thursday morning, March... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Nine Highline Pirates Wrestlers grapple at State

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Nine Highline Pirates Wrestlers grapple at State

[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]

Kennedy Lancers Boys Basketball team advances to state with Saturday win

Kennedy Lancers Boys Basketball team advances to state with Saturday win

Photo courtesy Kennedy Catholic High School. Congratulations to the Kennedy Catholic High School Lancers Varsity Boys Basketball team for their big win on Saturday! This victory secures them a place in... [Read more]

Registration now open for Highline Premier FC High School soccer tryouts

Registration now open for Highline Premier FC High School soccer tryouts

Registration is now open for the 2016-2017 Highline Premier FC High School Boys soccer tryouts. Visit http://www.highlinepremier.com/tryouts to register. Time and location details are also on their... [Read more]

Sponsored Post British Swim School has partnered with Advertiser Highline Athletic Club

British Swim School has partnered with Advertiser Highline Athletic Club

The British Swim School has partnered with Advertiser Highline Athletic Club: The swim lessons are available for both members and nonmembers, but members will receive a 5% discount and get their annual... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline High Pirates send 10 to State in Wrestling

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline High Pirates send 10 to State in Wrestling

[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 Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA’s Adult Basketball League starts Sunday, Feb. 21

Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA’s Adult Basketball League starts Sunday, Feb. 21

Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA will be starting its Adult Basketball League on Sundays, beginning this Sunday, Feb. 21: Here we go again! It’s time to start the Adult Basketball League so that means there... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Pirates Wresting sent 13 to regionals

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Pirates Wresting sent 13 to regionals

On Saturday Feb. 6, 2016 the Highline Pirates Wrestlers hosted sub-regionals. There were 14 weight classes and the Pirates had wrestlers place in 12 of them. One weight class had two wrestlers place! It... [Read more]

‘Treasure Hunt!’ WABI Weekday Walk will be Wednesday, Feb. 17

‘Treasure Hunt!’ WABI Weekday Walk will be Wednesday, Feb. 17

Aye matey! Come join the WABI Weekday Walkers on Wednesday, Feb. 17 at 9 a.m. for a treasure hunt through downtown Burien. Find the answers to questions like: Where are three places downtown I can find... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Pirate Wrestlers ‘Taking Down Pancreatic Cancer’

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Pirate Wrestlers ‘Taking Down Pancreatic Cancer’

[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 Registration for 2016 South Highline National Little League is now underway!

Registration for 2016 South Highline National Little League is now underway!

Registration for the 2016 South Highline National Little League is now underway! Please stop by Sylvester Middle School Gym on Thursday nights from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. through the end of February to register... [Read more]

Registration for Southwest Little League begins Saturday

Registration for Southwest Little League begins Saturday

Registration for the Southwest Little League begins this Saturday, Feb. 6, as well as Saturday, Feb. 13 2016, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Log Cabin at Steve Cox Memorial Ball Park in White Center. All... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Lady Pirates Basketball beat Evergreen Wolverines

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Lady Pirates Basketball beat Evergreen Wolverines

[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]

Post-Groundhog Day ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be this Sunday, Feb. 7

Post-Groundhog Day ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be this Sunday, Feb. 7

The groundhog saw his shadow this year, and it looks like he’ll be seeing it again this Sunday, Feb. 7, for another ‘Walk-n-Talk.’ Come on out and walk with your shadow and other walkers. Think... [Read more]

Burien Lions Club’s ‘Putting for Donations’ event will be Saturday, Feb. 20

Burien Lions Club’s ‘Putting for Donations’ event will be Saturday, Feb. 20

The Burien Lions Club will be holding a ‘Putting for Donations’ fundraiser event at the Burien Community Center on Saturday, Feb. 20. This will be an indoor Putt-Putt Golf event – with 9... [Read more]

Kennedy Catholic High School honors 4 Student Athletes signing with colleges

Kennedy Catholic High School honors 4 Student Athletes signing with colleges

On Wednesday (Feb. 3) – National Signing Day – Burien’s Kennedy Catholic High School honored four seniors for signing with colleges and universities to play volleyball, fastpitch softball, baseball... [Read more]