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Seattle Storm’s open practice will be Wednesday at Tyee campus in SeaTac

Seattle Storm’s open practice will be Wednesday at Tyee campus in SeaTac

The Seattle Storm’s open Kaiser Permanente Community Practice will be held this Wednesday, June 14 at Tyee High School in SeaTac. The event, which takes place from 6-8 p.m., is free and open to... [Read more]

‘Strawberry Jam’ dance competition will be this Saturday at Strawberry Festival

‘Strawberry Jam’ dance competition will be this Saturday at Strawberry Festival

Dancers will be back in the heart of Burien’s annual Wild Strawberry Festival on the main stage at Town Square Park this Saturday, June 17, from 3 – 6 p.m. This is a FREE dance competition,... [Read more]

Highline Bears bats go cold against Kitsap

Highline Bears bats go cold against Kitsap

By Lyle Goldstein After a dominant pitching performance from right hander Ryan Kolisch pushed the Bears to a win on Saturday night, it was a different story in Sunday’s game against the Blue Jackets. Right... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Bears lose to Everett Merchants Friday night

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Bears lose to Everett Merchants Friday night

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her third year(!) with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 13-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

Despite dropping two games, Highline Bears opening weekend a big hit

Despite dropping two games, Highline Bears opening weekend a big hit

By Lyle Golstein Highline Bears Broadcast Intern The Highline Bears entered Sunday evening looking to come away from the first weekend of the summer with a winning record, but it just wasn’t to be. They... [Read more]

REMINDER: First pitch for Highline Bears baseball is 7:05pm Friday night!

REMINDER: First pitch for Highline Bears baseball is 7:05pm Friday night!

REMINDER: The first pitch for the 2017 season of the Highline Bears will be this Friday, June 2, at 7:05 p.m. at Steve Cox Memorial Stadium in White Center! The Bears are heading into their third season... [Read more]

WABI Burien’s June ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be this Sunday, June 4

WABI Burien’s June ‘Walk-n-Talk’ will be this Sunday, June 4

From our friends at WABI Burien: Wow, it’s June! Let’s start the summer months with a Walk-n-Talk. Sunday, June 4th, we’ll meet up on the grassy knoll at Burien Town Square, walk to and around... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Highline Premier FC introduces $5 Fridays, starting this Friday, May 26

Highline Premier FC introduces $5 Fridays, starting this Friday, May 26

Advertiser Highline Premier FC Soccer Club is introducing $5 Fridays, starting this Friday, May 26: HPFC is pleased to present the first of several Open Field nights throughout the summer! WHEN: Friday... [Read more]

REMINDER: ‘Family Fun Run’ scavenger hunt race at Town Square Park Thursday

REMINDER: ‘Family Fun Run’ scavenger hunt race at Town Square Park Thursday

REMINDER: Burien’s ‘Family Fun Run’ – a scavenger hunt-style race for runners and walkers of all ages – will be this Thursday, May 25, from 5:30 – 8 p.m. at Town Square Park. This... [Read more]

WABI Burien: 50 or so Walkers walk from Burien to Tukwila Tuesday morning

WABI Burien: 50 or so Walkers walk from Burien to Tukwila Tuesday morning

If you saw a large group of people walking through Burien on Tuesday morning (May 23), you most likely witnessed about 50 (or so) ‘Seattle Striders’ doing the first of three 10-Mile Walks. Our... [Read more]

Local Attorney Fred Mendoza gets MLK Medal of Distinguished Service Monday

Local Attorney Fred Mendoza gets MLK Medal of Distinguished Service Monday

Councilmember Dave Upthegrove (right), with Martin Luther King, Jr. Medal of Distinguished Service recipient Fred Mendoza. Fred Mendoza has never strayed far from the South King County communities he was... [Read more]

Counterforce Taekwondo holding ‘Board Break-A-Thon’ fundraiser June 17

Counterforce Taekwondo holding ‘Board Break-A-Thon’ fundraiser June 17

Counterforce Taekwondo (a local 501 C3) is having a ‘Board Break-A-Thon’ fundraiser on Saturday, June 17. Funds raised will be used to participate in regional and national tournaments as... [Read more]

Highline Bears want 10,000 Fans to ‘Be A Part Of It’ this Summer; 1st pitch June 2

Highline Bears want 10,000 Fans to ‘Be A Part Of It’ this Summer; 1st pitch June 2

The local semi-professional Highline Bears baseball team announced their latest goal of attracting 10,000 fans through their gates this summer, at Mel Olson Stadium inside Steve Cox Memorial Park in... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Pirates boys soccer wins exciting playoff game

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Pirates boys soccer wins exciting playoff game

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her third year(!) with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

‘Bowling with Bowlies’ fundraiser for White Center Jubilee Days will be May 30

‘Bowling with Bowlies’ fundraiser for White Center Jubilee Days will be May 30

A ‘Bowling with Bowlies’ fundraiser for the production and programming expenses for the White Center Jubilee Days Main Stage will be held on Tuesday, May 30 at Roxbury Lanes & Casino. ‘Bowling... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Pirate Boys Soccer team beats Fife in playoffs

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Pirate Boys Soccer team beats Fife in playoffs

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her third year(!) with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

Hoops4Life Basketball/Life Skills Camp will be July 24-28

Hoops4Life Basketball/Life Skills Camp will be July 24-28

WHAT: BASKETBALL/LIFE SKILLS CAMP!!!! @ Mount Rainier High School WHEN: Monday, July 24-Friday, July 28 INFO: This camp started in West Seattle in 1998 for the purpose of creating an affordable camp that... [Read more]

WABI Burien: Seattle Strides through Burien East and West May 23 & 25

WABI Burien: Seattle Strides through Burien East and West May 23 & 25

From our friends at WABI Burien: We hope you’ve saved the date to join the Seattle Sound Striders on their 3 days of walks south of Seattle, two of the days here in Burien: May 23, 24 and 25 (as we first... [Read more]

Congrats to Kennedy Catholic High girls tennis team for division championship!

Congrats to Kennedy Catholic High girls tennis team for division championship!

Congratulations to the Kennedy Catholic High School varsity girls tennis team for bringing home the NPSL Cascade Division championship following Thursday’s weather-shortened victory over Kentlake! The... [Read more]

‘Family Fun Run’ scavenger hunt race will be at Town Square Park May 25

‘Family Fun Run’ scavenger hunt race will be at Town Square Park May 25

Burien’s ‘Family Fun Run’ – a scavenger hunt-style race for runners and walkers of all ages – will be Thursday, May 25, from 5:30 – 8 p.m. at Town Square Park. This is a free... [Read more]

Highline Pirate Youth Football Camp will be July 11-15

Highline Pirate Youth Football Camp will be July 11-15

Highline Pirate Youth Football Camp will be held July 11-15: Students entering grades 3-8 are invited to join Highline’s Football Coach Mark Cross and staff for a Pirate Youth Football Camp. Camp will be... [Read more]

Russell Wilson will help graduating Highline High seniors celebrate on June 7

Russell Wilson will help graduating Highline High seniors celebrate on June 7

Seahawks Quarterback Russell Wilson will host a special celebration on Wednesday, June 7, to congratulate and reward all Highline High seniors who fulfill their graduation requirements. “So don’t... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Highline Premier FC tryouts for Girls & Boys born between 2005-2003 on now

Highline Premier FC tryouts for Girls & Boys born between 2005-2003 on now

A friendly reminder that Highline Premier FC is conducting tryouts for the 2017/18 season for the birth years listed below, starting next week. This week is for Girls and Boys born between 2005-2003: All... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Looking for your next great adventure – how about Scuba Diving?

Looking for your next great adventure – how about Scuba Diving?

Come on out to TL Sea Diving’s ‘Discover Pool Night’ on Tuesday, June 27, 2017 from 7 – 10 p.m. and discover a Scuba intro, Dry Suit experiences, Peak Performance Buoyancy, and the... [Read more]