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Seven Tra-Lee Apartment Fire Victim Families Awarded $6,370 Monday Night

Seven Tra-Lee Apartment Fire Victim Families Awarded $6,370 Monday Night

Organizers of our “Up from the Ashes” fundraiser for the victims of the Jan. 28 Tra-Lee Apartment fire in Burien gave out $6,370 to seven families – that’s $910 per family – at Bison Creek Pizza Monday night…

Our ‘Up from the Ashes’ Fundraiser Raised Over $6,500 for Fire Victims!

Our ‘Up from the Ashes’ Fundraiser Raised Over $6,500 for Fire Victims!

Our “Up from the Ashes” fundraiser for the victims of the Jan. 28 Tra-Lee Apartment fire raised over $6,500 – and we’re still counting donations – Saturday night (Feb. 16) at Bison... [Read more]

REMINDER: ‘Up from the Ashes,’ our Fire Victims Fundraiser, is Saturday Night

REMINDER: ‘Up from the Ashes,’ our Fire Victims Fundraiser, is Saturday Night

REMINDER: The B-Town Blog, in association with Surgz Promotions, is sponsoring “Up from the Ashes,” a fundraiser for victims of the Jan. 28 Tra-Lee Apartment fire, this Saturday night, Feb.... [Read more]

LETTER: Hazel Valley School Principal Thanks Fire Victim Donors

LETTER: Hazel Valley School Principal Thanks Fire Victim Donors

On Monday, January 28, 2012, a tragedy occurred for 12 of our Hazel Valley families. A three-alarm fire broke out in their apartment destroying most if not all of their possessions. Out of this horrific... [Read more]

VIDEO: Amazing Footage of Last Monday’s Devastating Apartment Fire

VIDEO: Amazing Footage of Last Monday’s Devastating Apartment Fire

We just found some amazing footage – shot by RJ Grissom before firefighters had shown up – that really shows the intensity of last Monday’s devastating (yet thankfully non-fatal) fire at the... [Read more]

‘Up from the Ashes,’ our Fire Victims Fundraiser, is Saturday, Feb. 16

‘Up from the Ashes,’ our Fire Victims Fundraiser, is Saturday, Feb. 16

The B-Town Blog, in association with Surgz Promotions, will be sponsoring “Up from the Ashes,” a fundraiser for victims of the Jan. 28 Tra-Lee Apartment fire, on Saturday night, Feb. 16 at... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: ‘Up from the Ashes,’ our Fire Victims Fundraiser, is Feb. 16

SAVE THE DATE: ‘Up from the Ashes,’ our Fire Victims Fundraiser, is Feb. 16

The B-Town Blog, in association with Surgz Promotions, will be sponsoring “Up from the Ashes,” a fundraiser for victims of the Jan. 28 Tra-Lee Apartment fire, on Saturday night, Feb. 16 at... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation Reaching Out to Help Victims of Monday’s Fire

Highline Schools Foundation Reaching Out to Help Victims of Monday’s Fire

Our friends at the Highline Schools Foundation are trying to help some of the victims from Monday’s Tra-Lee apartment fire – many of whom are students at Highline Public Schools – and posted... [Read more]

Burien Fire Victim ‘Knew Something Was Wrong’ at her Apartment Monday

Burien Fire Victim ‘Knew Something Was Wrong’ at her Apartment Monday

by Davy Desmond While there were no injuries or deaths, Monday’s devastating 3-alarm fire displaced 88 people from the Tra-Lee Apartments in Burien – and one of those, a new resident named Mariella... [Read more]

UPDATE: Shelter Opened at Lake Burien Presbyterian Church for 37 Fire Victims

UPDATE: Shelter Opened at Lake Burien Presbyterian Church for 37 Fire Victims

UPDATE TUESDAY 1/29/13 10 a.m.: 37 displaced victims from Monday’s apartment fire spent the night at the Red Cross shelter at Lake Burien Presbyterian Church. According to Jerry Vanderwier of the... [Read more]

3-Alarm Fire Engulfs Apartment Complex in Burien Monday; At Least 88 Displaced

3-Alarm Fire Engulfs Apartment Complex in Burien Monday; At Least 88 Displaced

Burien fire official looks over the scene of Monday’s apartment fire in Burien. Photo courtesy Dave Nelson, Skyway Fire Dept. Public Information Officer. UPDATE TUESDAY 1/29/13 10 a.m.: The cause... [Read more]

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