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Car Show, Soap Box Derby & Chili Cook-Off winners from Strawberry Days

Car Show, Soap Box Derby & Chili Cook-Off winners from Strawberry Days

Discover Burien’s 2018 Strawberry Days last weekend was a huge hit, with sunny skies, warm weather and lots of fun for all. In addition to the usual music, performers, food booths, Car Show, Chili... [Read more]

9-runs enough for Highline Bears to notch first win of season Saturday night

9-runs enough for Highline Bears to notch first win of season Saturday night

By Luke Olson It was an offense head coach Josh Evans has been waiting for – one he knew all season long that would be able to produce. After taking a 2-0 lead early in the bottom of the second, the... [Read more]

Offense struggles as North Sound Emeralds blank Highline Bears, 3-0

Offense struggles as North Sound Emeralds blank Highline Bears, 3-0

By Luke Olson It was not long ago head coach Josh Evans would make his case that reliever A.J. Palmer could possibly get some starts for the Highline Bears in the near future after an impressive performance... [Read more]

Early bird registration for the 2018 Burien Brat Trot is now open!

Early bird registration for the 2018 Burien Brat Trot is now open!

Chase Bret the Brat through the streets of Burien with this fast, fun and frivolous 5K run – coming Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018 – to benefit the students of Highline Public Schools! Stay after for Bavarian... [Read more]

Bradley McDougald ready to take either safety position for Seahawks

Bradley McDougald ready to take either safety position for Seahawks

By Luke Olson The Seahawks front office made it a top priority this offseason to sign Safety Bradley McDougald by retaining him for three more years. He stepped in when needed with injuries coming to... [Read more]

Highline Bears’ first-ever Bobblehead Night is this Saturday with Buntly!

Highline Bears’ first-ever Bobblehead Night is this Saturday with Buntly!

The Highline Bears will be holding their first-ever Bobblehead Night this Saturday, June 16 when they take on the Redmond Dudes at Mel Olsen Stadium in White Center. And the collectible Bobblehead will... [Read more]

Highline Bears bats go quiet against Walla Walla Sweets in non-league matchup

Highline Bears bats go quiet against Walla Walla Sweets in non-league matchup

By Luke Olson It’s hard for teams to win ball games when not many hits nor walks are registered for them. It’s even harder when you give away a total of eight free passes on walks to the opposing... [Read more]

‘Stuff the Bus’ for WestSide Baby & save $$ at Highline Bears game Friday night

‘Stuff the Bus’ for WestSide Baby & save $$ at Highline Bears game Friday night

Come ‘Stuff the Bus’ for WestSide Baby when the Highline Bears take on the North Sound Emeralds this Friday night, June 15. For every package of diapers you bring to the game, the Highline... [Read more]

Local Challenger Little Leaguers get big league experience thanks to Mariners

Local Challenger Little Leaguers get big league experience thanks to Mariners

Area resident Del Rivero wants everyone to know that a recent “Challenger Game” he set up at Garfield High School resulted in several members of the starting lineup for the Seattle Mariners... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools graduating seniors celebrate with Russell Wilson

Highline Public Schools graduating seniors celebrate with Russell Wilson

On Friday (June 8), Highline Public Schools threw a long-bomb touchdown of a party for graduating seniors, who jammed the Museum of Flight in Tukwila to celebrate their milestone with none other than Seattle... [Read more]

Tryouts for Highline Premiere Soccer will be June 12 & 14

Tryouts for Highline Premiere Soccer will be June 12 & 14

The second round of tryouts for Highline Premier Soccer will be June 12 & June 14, for additional players for birth year 2007 through 2011 players & 2005 boys: WHEN: June 12 & 14th. Please... [Read more]

UPDATE: Hundreds pack Mel Olson Stadium for Highline Bears; Friday’s game CANCELLED

UPDATE: Hundreds pack Mel Olson Stadium for Highline Bears; Friday’s game CANCELLED

UPDATE: Unfortunately, tonight’s Highline Bears game against the North Sound Emeralds has been CANCELLED due to rain. “Although our infield is artificial turf, our outfield has a hard time... [Read more]

Highline Bears comeback not enough, lose 2-1 to Northwest Honkers Saturday

Highline Bears comeback not enough, lose 2-1 to Northwest Honkers Saturday

By Luke Olson Head coach of the Highline Bears, Josh Evans, would walk out of the mound on a cool Saturday evening and pull starting pitcher Nick Horn after just 0.1 innings pitched. Horn could not seem... [Read more]

Walk-n-Talk Sylvester Hill this Sunday, June 3

Walk-n-Talk Sylvester Hill this Sunday, June 3

From our friends at WABI Burien: It’s Walk-n-Talk time again! Come join the great group of people that show up for this monthly walk this Sunday, June 3. There’s always laughter and great, meandering... [Read more]

Highline Bears open their 2018 season this Friday night in White Center!

Highline Bears open their 2018 season this Friday night in White Center!

REMINDER: The Highline Bears will open their 2018 schedule this Friday, June 1 – and will be having fun giveaways and promotions all season! The opening night giveaway is a magnet schedule for the first... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Highline Pirate boys soccer team play hearts out in playoff game

PHOTOS: Highline Pirate boys soccer team play hearts out in playoff game

Friday night (May 25), the Highline High Pirates played their hearts out against Burlington-Edison in a play-off soccer game to see who would advance to the championship round. The Pirates lost 1-0 after... [Read more]

REMINDER: FREE Family Fun Run & Scavenger Hunt is TONIGHT!

REMINDER: FREE Family Fun Run & Scavenger Hunt is TONIGHT!

REMINDER: Burien’s annual Family Fun Run & Scavenger Hunt is TONIGHT – Wednesday, May 23 – from 5:30 – 8 p.m. at Town Square Park. FREE Scavenger-hunt style race for runners and walkers... [Read more]

Bobbleheads, Donuts, Pirates & Baseball – Highline Bears plan a summer of fun

Bobbleheads, Donuts, Pirates & Baseball – Highline Bears plan a summer of fun

By Payton Dineen Highline Bears Broadcaster The 2018 Highline Bears season is nearly underway – first pitch is at 7:05 p.m. on Friday, June 1 – which also means a summer full of fun events and giveaways... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Highline High Pirate boys varsity soccer team wins playoff game

PHOTOS: Highline High Pirate boys varsity soccer team wins playoff game

Congrats to the Highline High School boys varsity soccer team, who won Saturday’s neutral playoff game against Bellingham by a score of 1-0! This game was part of the 2018 Boys Soccer State Championships... [Read more]

New Soap Box Derby races will speed down SW 152nd Street on Sat., June 16

New Soap Box Derby races will speed down SW 152nd Street on Sat., June 16

Applications are coming in for the newest addition to Strawberry Days – the Soap Box Derby Races – and organizers are hoping residents will rev up their engines for this fun new event. In its inaugural... [Read more]

Highline Bears will fill their 2018 schedule with fun giveaways & promotions

Highline Bears will fill their 2018 schedule with fun giveaways & promotions

The Highline Bears fill their 2018 schedule with fun giveaways and promotions! Opening night is Friday, June 1, with the first pitch scheduled for 7:05 p.m.! BUY TICKETS ONLINE HERE The Bears will play... [Read more]

Hydroplane & Raceboat Museum’s FREE ‘Hydro Fever’ Open House is May 19

Hydroplane & Raceboat Museum’s FREE ‘Hydro Fever’ Open House is May 19

The Hydroplane & Raceboat Museum will be hosting its annual Hydro Fever Open House on Saturday, May 19, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and admission is FREE. Come and see your favorite vintage hydroplanes... [Read more]

‘Walk-n-Talk’ this Sunday, May 6 amidst spring green and flowers

‘Walk-n-Talk’ this Sunday, May 6 amidst spring green and flowers

From our friends at WABI Burien: Come visit the lovely Highline SeaTac Botanical Garden this Sunday, May 6 for the monthly WABI ‘Walk-n-Talk.’ We’ll meet at the entry of the SeaTac Community... [Read more]

Family Fun Run & Scavenger Hunt will be Wednesday, May 23 at Town Square Park

Family Fun Run & Scavenger Hunt will be Wednesday, May 23 at Town Square Park

Burien’s annual Family Fun Run & Scavenger Hunt will be held on Wednesday, May 23, from 5:30 – 8 p.m. at Town Square Park. FREE Scavenger-hunt style race for runners and walkers of all... [Read more]