2012 Section

Sponsored Post Congrats to Real Estate Sponsor Prudential NW’s ‘Top Producers’ of 2012!

Congrats to Real Estate Sponsor Prudential NW’s ‘Top Producers’ of 2012!

Click image to see larger version. BTB Real Estate Sponsor Prudential Northwest Realty recently announced its “Top Producers” for 2012! Stuart Steadman took the top honor, being named number... [Read more]

Discover Burien Announces its 2012 ‘Leadership Awards’ Winners

Discover Burien Announces its 2012 ‘Leadership Awards’ Winners

Discover Burien announced Monday (Feb. 25) its 2012 Leadership Awards winners – one of whom is BTB Founder/Publisher/Editor Scott Schaefer, named 2012 “Business Leader of the Year.” The... [Read more]

POLL: What Was the Top Local News Story for 2012? Vote & Help Us Decide!

POLL: What Was the Top Local News Story for 2012? Vote & Help Us Decide!

Well, we survived 2012! As we do at the end of each year, we usually do a big “let’s take a look back” post, where we tell you what WE think is the top local news story of the year. But... [Read more]

PHOTO FRIDAY: Looking Back At Last Weekend’s Brat Trot

PHOTO FRIDAY: Looking Back At Last Weekend’s Brat Trot

Looking back, we can fondly remember a sunnier, warmer time. Last weekend. Man, blink and the seasons change on you! It was a perfect weekend for this year’s Brat Trot 5k and the crowds turned out... [Read more]

Burn Ban Lifted In King, Kitsap, Pierce And Snohomish Counties

Burn Ban Lifted In King, Kitsap, Pierce And Snohomish Counties

Just in time to prepare for ‘Snowmageddon 2012‘ (which was predicted by the Mayans) comes this good news – effective at 10 a..m. Saturday (Jan. 14), the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency has ended... [Read more]

41 People Peacefully ‘Walk N’Talk’ Their Way Into A Brand New Year

41 People Peacefully ‘Walk N’Talk’ Their Way Into A Brand New Year

Friend of the blog and local Artist Maureen Hoffmann tells us that 41 people showed up to participate in the first ‘Walk N’Talk’ of 2012 on New Year’s Day under sunny skies. Be... [Read more]

Happy New Year From Everyone At The B-Town Blog!

Happy New Year From Everyone At The B-Town Blog!

Happy New Year to one and all from everyone at The B-Town Blog! Looking back at 2011, we’re very thankful for such lively local news, so many great events, worthy local causes as well as such an... [Read more]

Here Are This Weekend’s New Year’s Area Haps…

Here Are This Weekend’s New Year’s Area Haps…

Celebrate New Year's Eve for just $5 at Advertiser Mick Kelly's Irish Pub! It’s New Year’s Eve weekend (Happy New Year everyone!), and there’s surely going to be a lot of partying... [Read more]

Burien City Council Prepares To Approve Adjustments To Biennial Budget

Burien City Council Prepares To Approve Adjustments To Biennial Budget

by Ralph Nichols Burien lawmakers are poised to approve adjustments to the city’s 2012 budget on Nov. 28, following a second public hearing on next year’s spending plan and property tax levy. The first... [Read more]

Burien Council To Review City Budget Tonight – With No Property Tax Increase

Burien Council To Review City Budget Tonight – With No Property Tax Increase

by Ralph Nichols There will be no property tax increase in Burien in 2012. The city earlier posted notice of a public hearing at tonight’s (Monday, Nov. 14) council meeting, soliciting comment on a possible... [Read more]