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PODCAST: Huge drug bust, local weather forecast, Jack Mayne Commentary…

PODCAST: Huge drug bust, local weather forecast, Jack Mayne Commentary…

Here’s episode #49 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

Local residents’ first feature-length film ‘Paralytic’ will premiere at SIFF

Local residents’ first feature-length film ‘Paralytic’ will premiere at SIFF

Local residents David S. Hogan and wife Angela DiMarco have just produced their first feature-length film, called ‘Paralytic’ – take a look: The film will premiere at the 2016 Seattle... [Read more]

Amy Lillard of Washington Filmworks to present at Film Office Happy Hour May 3

Amy Lillard of Washington Filmworks to present at Film Office Happy Hour May 3

The next Burien Film Office Happy Hour – to be held at the Tin Room Bar & Theater on Tuesday night, May 3 – will include a special presentation by Washington Filmworks Executive Director Amy... [Read more]

PODCAST: Bad guy with loaded gun on bike busted; Jack Mayne Commentary…

PODCAST: Bad guy with loaded gun on bike busted; Jack Mayne Commentary…

Here’s episode #48 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

Next Highline Public Schools Bond will be ‘Community Driven’ according to district

Next Highline Public Schools Bond will be ‘Community Driven’ according to district

“The community is driving the next bond placed on the ballot for Highline Public Schools,” the district announced this week. Forty community members have spent the last ten months studying... [Read more]

PODCAST: 7-year old left in stolen car; Jack Mayne Commentary on CARES…

PODCAST: 7-year old left in stolen car; Jack Mayne Commentary on CARES…

Here’s episode #47 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

VIDEO: Local students ‘sick & tired of Nachos’ at Burien City Council meeting

VIDEO: Local students ‘sick & tired of Nachos’ at Burien City Council meeting

A group of local students spoke to the Burien City Council about school lunch food Monday night, and apparently they’re not happy with what they’re fed, especially the nachos (around the 2:00... [Read more]

REMINDER: ‘Sunny & 63’ for Burien UFO & Film Festival on Friday night, April 1

REMINDER: ‘Sunny & 63’ for Burien UFO & Film Festival on Friday night, April 1

REMINDER: The Burien UFO & Film Festival is set to land in Olde Burien, starting at 6 p.m. on Friday, April 1! The Weather Peeps are calling for ‘Sunny, with a high near 63‘ (!) on... [Read more]

Former Normandy Park Mayor Susan West is a March #HighlineAlum

Former Normandy Park Mayor Susan West is a March #HighlineAlum

Former Normandy Park Mayor Susan West is featured in this month’s Highline Public Schools’ #HighlineAlum social media campaign. West is a 1985 graduate of Mount Rainier High School. West served... [Read more]

VIDEO: Trailer for Burien Film Festival – to be held April 1 – has been released

VIDEO: Trailer for Burien Film Festival – to be held April 1 – has been released

A new trailer promoting the 2nd annual Burien Film Festival – to be held Friday, April 1 in Olde Burien – was released this weekend, and it includes clips from five entries: 2016 Burien Film Festival... [Read more]

WEATHER GEEK: Everything you need to know about Sunday’s big windstorm

WEATHER GEEK: Everything you need to know about Sunday’s big windstorm

Press “Play” button to view/hear the live, local weather stream. by Chris Scragg Puget Sound Weather Geek Hey folks, this is going to be a fairly straightforward article about what to... [Read more]

PODCAST: Man accused of fatal crash blames GPS; Teacher acquitted & more…

PODCAST: Man accused of fatal crash blames GPS; Teacher acquitted & more…

Here’s episode #42 of our SoKing News Podcast Weekly Recap, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics... [Read more]

FREE screening of ‘Most Likely to Succeed’ at Foster PAC on Sat., March 19

FREE screening of ‘Most Likely to Succeed’ at Foster PAC on Sat., March 19

Academy Schools will be hosting a special screening of the award-winning documentary, Most Likely to Succeed, at the Foster High School PAC Theater in Tukwila on Saturday, March 19 at 6 p.m.  There... [Read more]

‘This Changes Everything’ film to screen at Burien Library Tuesday, March 29

‘This Changes Everything’ film to screen at Burien Library Tuesday, March 29

A film called “This Changes Everything” will screen at the Burien Library on Tuesday, March 29. Sponsored by The Meaningful Movies Project and Puget Sound Advocates for Retirement Action... [Read more]

VIDEO: Time lapse shows construction progress of new Merrill Gardens project

VIDEO: Time lapse shows construction progress of new Merrill Gardens project

The City of Burien released the following time lapse video, which shows the construction progress of the new Merrill Gardens project over six months: (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];... [Read more]

Burien’s ‘Animal Camera’ band advances to EMP’s Sound Off! finals March 5

Burien’s ‘Animal Camera’ band advances to EMP’s Sound Off! finals March 5

On Saturday, Feb. 27, Burien’s ‘Animal Camera’ was selected as the wild card selection to advance to EMP’s ‘Sound Off!’ finals, which will be held on Saturday, March... [Read more]

REMINDER: FREE screening of ‘SCREENAGERS’ film will be this Sunday

REMINDER: FREE screening of ‘SCREENAGERS’ film will be this Sunday

REMINDER: The film ‘SCREENAGERS’ – the first feature documentary to explore the impact of screen technology on kids as well as offer solutions that work to help kids find balance – plays... [Read more]

REPORT: Burien man most likely jumped, attacked near SW 136th & Ambaum

REPORT: Burien man most likely jumped, attacked near SW 136th & Ambaum

KING5 is reporting that Jaron Bidwell, who lives in the Alturas at Burien (formerly The Heights) apartment complex, was most likely jumped and beaten on Tuesday night, Feb. 23 near the AM/PM Mini Market... [Read more]

David Bowie tribute band ‘BowieVision’ to play Burien UFO Festival Friday, April 1

David Bowie tribute band ‘BowieVision’ to play Burien UFO Festival Friday, April 1

Organizers of the Burien UFO Festival announced that a David Bowie tribute band – BowieVision – will headline the musical portion of the annual event, set to land in Olde Burien starting at 6 p.m.... [Read more]

Premiere Burien Film Office Happy Hour plays to a packed house Tues. night

Premiere Burien Film Office Happy Hour plays to a packed house Tues. night

by Scott Schaefer The first-ever monthly ‘Happy Hour’ for the new Burien Film Office premiered to a packed house at the Tin Theater Tuesday night (Feb. 2), with over 50 film and arts enthusiasts... [Read more]

Enjoy the cool sounds of ‘Rat City Brass’ at BAT’s Valentine’s Concert Feb. 14

Enjoy the cool sounds of ‘Rat City Brass’ at BAT’s Valentine’s Concert Feb. 14

On Sunday, Feb. 14, enjoy the irresistible 21st-century musical stylings of the Rat City Brass while indulging in chocolate and champagne, beer or wine at Burien Actors Theatre’s Valentine’s Fundraiser... [Read more]

Call for Artists & Filmmakers for 2nd Burien Film Festival; meeting set Jan. 26

Call for Artists & Filmmakers for 2nd Burien Film Festival; meeting set Jan. 26

The Second Annual Burien Film Festival will be held on Friday, April 1, 2016 in Olde Burien, and organizers have put out a ‘Call for Artists’ – both for Artists and Filmmakers – with... [Read more]

A few moments with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

A few moments with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

[EDITOR’S NOTE: We are re-posting this column (originally run Nov. 2, 2008) in honor of the late Dr. Martin Luther King, whose life and work we celebrate today:] “When machines and computers,... [Read more]