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Highline Historical Society Sets Record Straight On Guy Burien Was Named After

Highline Historical Society Sets Record Straight On Guy Burien Was Named After

The Highline Historical Society has posted a very interesting article written by Earl F. Charvet (from research by Charles L. Thiesenhusen) on its website that sets the record straight about Gottlieb Burian…

Seattle Met Magazine Ranks Burien #18 In Its ‘Best Places’ April Issue

Seattle Met Magazine Ranks Burien #18 In Its ‘Best Places’ April Issue

Seattle Met Magazine’s latest issue ranks Burien as #18 in their “The Best Places to Live Now: An insider’s guide to Seattle’s top neighborhoods—now and in the future” cover story. Last... [Read more]

Seattle Weekly Mocks Burien’s History, Calls Us The ‘Ultimate Suburb’

Seattle Weekly Mocks Burien’s History, Calls Us The ‘Ultimate Suburb’

This week The Seattle Weekly is devoting an entire issue to West Seattle, with a small portion focusing on Burien, the history of which they mock, then call the “Ultimate Suburb.” [EDITOR’S... [Read more]

Councilmember Refutes Seattle Times Columnist Over White Center Annexation

Councilmember Refutes Seattle Times Columnist Over White Center Annexation

Last week (Wed., Feb. 3rd), Seattle Times Columnist Jerry Large wrote an editorial explaining why he thinks White Center would be a “good fit” for Seattle, and vice versa (link here) –... [Read more]

Normandy Park Band Will Play For Neil Diamond Friday In LA

Normandy Park Band Will Play For Neil Diamond Friday In LA

The Seattle Weekly has an interesting story on how Normandy Park resident Eddie Rodriguez and his band, Los Volcanes, ended up recording the song “Red, Red Wine” for pop legend Neil Diamond. And... [Read more]

Self-Plug Alert: B-Town Blog Gets More Press

Self-Plug Alert: B-Town Blog Gets More Press

A few weeks ago we attended a “Neighborhood Blogger’s” gathering at Piecora’s on Capitol Hill, where we gulped some grog, snarfed pizza and gossiped about our blogs with others... [Read more]