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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]

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]