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Three Ways To End National Volunteer Week & Earth Week This Weekend

Three Ways To End National Volunteer Week & Earth Week This Weekend

We hope all our Readers have found some way to commemorate National Volunteer Week and/or Earth Week this week; if not, here are three ideas on things you can do to lend a hand locally this weekend: 1.... [Read more]

Ruth Dykeman Children's Center Needs Volunteers For Spring Cleanup 4/24-25

Ruth Dykeman Children's Center Needs Volunteers For Spring Cleanup 4/24-25

Burien’s Ruth Dykeman Children’s Center is seeking volunteers to help with their spring cleanup on Saturday and Sunday April 24-25th, from 9am to 4pm at their campus on SW 152nd. This call... [Read more]

National Volunteer Week Is April 18–24; Here's How To Help Locally

National Volunteer Week Is April 18–24; Here's How To Help Locally

National Volunteer Week is coming next week, from April 18-24, and is intended to celebrate the “spirit of service to others” in communities across the nation, including right here in Burien.This... [Read more]

UPDATE: Des Moines Police Identify Burglary Suspect(s)

UPDATE: Des Moines Police Identify Burglary Suspect(s)

UPDATE 3/31/10: According to Bob Collins, Professional Standards Sergeant of the Des Moines Police Department, the burglary suspect in the security cam photos we posted Tuesday has been identified. We’ll... [Read more]

Local Businessman Seeking Donations For Chile Quake Victims

Local Businessman Seeking Donations For Chile Quake Victims

by Ralph Nichols Patricio Mendoza is making a last-minute push for public donations to fill a 40-foot container with clothing and bedding for victims of last month’s 8.8 magnitude earthquake in... [Read more]

Boy Scout Troop #375 Collects 392 Lbs. Of Food For White Center Food Bank

Boy Scout Troop #375 Collects 392 Lbs. Of Food For White Center Food Bank

According to Gary McNeil, Boy Scout Troop #375 of Burien collected 392 pounds of food in the “Scouting for Food” drive on Saturday, March 20th. The troop, sponsored by St. Francis of Assisi... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Goodwill Job Training & Education Center Holds Open House

PHOTOS: Goodwill Job Training & Education Center Holds Open House

Story and Photos by Michael Brunk When most people think of Goodwill, the first thing that likely comes to mind is that it is a great place to donate clothing and other items that you no longer need. Or... [Read more]

Climb Eagle Landing Park’s Stairs For St. Jude This Saturday

Climb Eagle Landing Park’s Stairs For St. Jude This Saturday

A stair-climbing fundraiser for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital will be taking place this Saturday, Feb. 27th at Eagle Landing Park, located at 14641 25th Ave in Burien. Eagle Landing Park... [Read more]

JOBS: Join Us As We Continue To Grow The B-Town Blog-O-Lution!

JOBS: Join Us As We Continue To Grow The B-Town Blog-O-Lution!

If you read The B-Town Blog regularly, you’re probably aware that, aside from providing a much-needed and timely service to the Burien area, we’re growing very quickly in both traffic, content... [Read more]

Exchange Club Of Highline Continues Support Of Groups & Projects Despite Recession

Exchange Club Of Highline Continues Support Of Groups & Projects Despite Recession

by Ralph Nichols Local groups and projects that receive financial support from the Exchange Club of Highline can look forward to a good year despite the lingering recession. The Exchange Club’s... [Read more]

Puget Sound Blood Center Blood Drive Is Monday, Feb. 8th In SeaTac

Puget Sound Blood Center Blood Drive Is Monday, Feb. 8th In SeaTac

The Puget Sound Blood Center is holding another blood drive, this coming Monday, Feb. 8th from 1pm to 7pm at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church’s Fellowship Hall, located at 19030 8th Ave South in SeaTac. Here... [Read more]

Highline High School Jazz Band Fundraiser Dinner & Auction Is Feb. 20th

Highline High School Jazz Band Fundraiser Dinner & Auction Is Feb. 20th

Highline High School’s Jazz Band will be holding a fundraiser dinner and silent auction from 7pm to 10pm on Saturday, Feb. 20th at the Highline High cafeteria. Tickets are just $7 and will... [Read more]

Sponsored PostAdvertiser Pro Se University Offering FREE Attorney Support Feb. 16th & Mar. 2nd

Advertiser Pro Se University Offering FREE Attorney Support Feb. 16th & Mar. 2nd

BTB Advertiser Pro Se University wants our Readers to know that Seattle Family Law Attorney and CEO Marie White will be offering FREE Attorney Support on Tuesdays, Feb. 16th and March 2nd, to help you... [Read more]

Julia Patterson
 Donates "Retired" Van To Sea Mar Health Centers

Julia Patterson
 Donates "Retired" Van To Sea Mar Health Centers

King County Councilmember Julia Patterson donated a “retired” eight-passenger van to Sea Mar Community Health Centers Wednesday (Jan. 20th), in an effort to help South King County’s growing... [Read more]

City Of Burien Holding Blood Drive Monday, Jan. 25th

City Of Burien Holding Blood Drive Monday, Jan. 25th

January is “National Blood Donor Month,” and the city of Burien is holding a blood drive from 10am to 3pm Monday, Jan. 25th at City Hall, and they’re inviting all humans who have blood... [Read more]