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Congrats to Highline Schools Foundation 2019 Gold Star Awards winners!

Congrats to Highline Schools Foundation 2019 Gold Star Awards winners!

The Highline Schools Foundation on Thursday night, Mar. 14 awarded the winners of the 2019 Gold Star Awards at its annual Gold Star Awards BASH. The Highline community gathered to root on the award nominees. “Congratulations... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation announces 2019 Gold Star Award nominees

Highline Schools Foundation announces 2019 Gold Star Award nominees

Each year, the Highline Schools Foundation solicits nominations from community members, district employees and parents for its prestigious and much-anticipated Gold Star Awards. This year’s list... [Read more]

Discover Burien announces ‘Best of Burien’ winners; gala is Fri., Mar. 8

Discover Burien announces ‘Best of Burien’ winners; gala is Fri., Mar. 8

The results are in for Discover Burien’s 2019 ‘Best of Burien Awards,’ which will be given out on Friday, Mar. 8, 2019. Awards will be presented live onstage at the Burien Community... [Read more]

Discover Burien presents awards, $25,000 to food banks from Empty Bowls

Discover Burien presents awards, $25,000 to food banks from Empty Bowls

Empty Bowls – held on Jan. 25, 2019 – raised $25,000 this year for both the White Center and Highline Area Food Banks. On Friday (Feb. 22), Discover Burien presented checks to both food banks, and... [Read more]

Deadline to vote for Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien Awards’ is Tues., Feb. 12

Deadline to vote for Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien Awards’ is Tues., Feb. 12

Voting for Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien 2019 Awards has opened, and here’s how YOU can vote: CLICK HERE TO VOTE NOTE: The deadline to vote is Tuesday, Feb. 12 at Noon! You nominated…... [Read more]

Nominations now open for Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien’ Awards for 2019

Nominations now open for Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien’ Awards for 2019

Nominations are now open for Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien’ Awards for 2019. Winners will be chosen from nine categories, ranging from educator to best coffee. The deadline to nominate... [Read more]

Soroptimist Int’l of Seattle South Annual Awards Luncheon will be Wed., June 20

Soroptimist Int’l of Seattle South Annual Awards Luncheon will be Wed., June 20

Soroptimist Int’l of Seattle South club will be celebrating its 60th year assisting women and girls in our community through fundraising and advocacy efforts with its annual Awards Luncheon on Wednesday,... [Read more]

Highline Council PTSA gives out scholarships & awards, including to the Blog!

Highline Council PTSA gives out scholarships & awards, including to the Blog!

Last week, the Highline Council PTSA honored students, teachers, employees and community members with scholarships and awards – including to The B-Town Blog – at the district’s central office... [Read more]

Local students, teachers & others honored as King County Earth Heroes at School

Local students, teachers & others honored as King County Earth Heroes at School

Local students – as well as educators and other school employees – will be honored for their environmental stewardship at the King County Earth Heroes at School awards ceremony, to be held May 3 at... [Read more]

Highline Schools Foundation honors 2018 Gold Star Award Winners

Highline Schools Foundation honors 2018 Gold Star Award Winners

The Highline Schools Foundation announced the winners of the 2018 Gold Star Awards at the annual Gold Star Awards BASH at the lovely Beach Park Event Center in Des Moines on March 8, 2018. District teachers,... [Read more]

Discover Burien announces its ‘Best of Burien’ award winners

Discover Burien announces its ‘Best of Burien’ award winners

Discover Burien on Friday (Feb. 9) announced its “Best of Burien” award winners, which will be presented on Friday, March 9 at its annual Dinner and Auction fundraiser at the Burien Community Center. “Thank... [Read more]

REMINDER: Seattle Southside Chamber Awards Luncheon is this Friday

REMINDER: Seattle Southside Chamber Awards Luncheon is this Friday

REMINDER: The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce’s Awards Luncheon will be held this Friday, Feb. 9, from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Four Points by Sheraton – Seattle Airport in Des Moines. “Gather... [Read more]

Final voting for the 2018 ‘Best of Burien’ Awards is now open

Final voting for the 2018 ‘Best of Burien’ Awards is now open

Final voting is now open for Discover Burien’s 2018 ‘Best of Burien’ Awards! “You’ve given us your nominations and now we need your final votes to tell us who the winner will... [Read more]

Nominations for Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards now open

Nominations for Highline Schools Foundation’s Gold Star Awards now open

Highline Schools Foundation announced this week the start of its Gold Star awards process and celebration events for 2018. The theme for Gold Star this year is “This Is Highline,” honoring the people... [Read more]

Finalists announced for Seattle Southside Chamber’s Awards Luncheon

Finalists announced for Seattle Southside Chamber’s Awards Luncheon

The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce Staff and Board of Directors on Thursday (Jan. 18) announced the finalists for its Awards and Recognition Luncheon. The winners of the awards will be announced... [Read more]