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Happy Birthday to us – The B-Town Blog turns 6 years old today!

Happy Birthday to us – The B-Town Blog turns 6 years old today!

Six years ago today (Dec. 11, 2007 to be exact), on a dining room table in a modest home near Three Tree Point, The B-Town Blog first came unto this planet, chock full of hopes and dreams of informing... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Elliott Bay’s Birthday, Marvista Auction, Jazz Festival & More!

B-TOWN HAPS: Elliott Bay’s Birthday, Marvista Auction, Jazz Festival & More!

It should be nice and mostly sunny through Sunday (when some rain may arrive), so get out and enjoy live, classic jazz at the Highline Classic Jazz Festival, the Marvista School Auction, Elliott Bay Brewery’s... [Read more]

Happy 20th Birthday Burien!

Happy 20th Birthday Burien!

Sgt. Pepper may not have “taught the band to play,” but 20 years ago today – Feb. 28, 1993 to be exact – Burien incorporated into a city. A celebration will be held at this coming Monday... [Read more]

Council to Celebrate Burien’s 20th B-Day & Announce ‘Citizen of Year’ March 4

Council to Celebrate Burien’s 20th B-Day & Announce ‘Citizen of Year’ March 4

The City Council will celebrate the City of Burien’s 20th birthday, as well as announce its’ 2013 “Citizen of the Year” at its Monday, March 4 meeting, starting at 7 p.m. at City... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Elliott Bay Brewhouse & Pub Celebrating 6th Birthday Saturday, Mar. 9

Advertiser Elliott Bay Brewhouse & Pub Celebrating 6th Birthday Saturday, Mar. 9

Advertiser Elliott Bay Brewhouse & Pub will be celebrating its 6th Birthday on Saturday, March 9. There will be live music from Tuba Luba from 6 p.m. – 10 p.m., and of course birthday cake and some... [Read more]

Happy Birthday to Us – The B-Town Blog Turns Five Years Old Today!

Happy Birthday to Us – The B-Town Blog Turns Five Years Old Today!

Five years ago today (at 9:03 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2007 to be exact), Burien resident Scott Schaefer founded The B-Town Blog, and we’d like to celebrate by thanking YOU – our Readers and Advertisers…

Happy Birthday Burien! B-Town was incorporated 19 years ago today

Happy Birthday Burien! B-Town was incorporated 19 years ago today

Nineteen years ago today (Tuesday, Feb. 28, 1993), the city of Burien was incorporated, so let’s all put on a silly hat and watch as our gawky late-teen city tries to blow out the trick candles... [Read more]

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO US – The B-Town Blog Turns Four Today!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO US – The B-Town Blog Turns Four Today!

It was four years ago today (at 9:03 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2007 to be exact) that The B-Town Blog made its first post, and we’re happy to celebrate by thanking YOU, our Readers and Advertisers,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Happy Birthday Hildur – Local Nursing Home Resident Turns 100 Sunday!

Happy Birthday Hildur – Local Nursing Home Resident Turns 100 Sunday!

Hildur Johnson will be celebrating her 100th birthday this Sunday (April 10th) at BTB Advertiser Burien Nursing & Rehabilitation, where she now lives. Hildur was born in Sweden on April 10, 1911 as... [Read more]

Happy Birthday To Us – The B-Town Blog Is 3 Years Old Today!

Happy Birthday To Us – The B-Town Blog Is 3 Years Old Today!

Three years ago today (Dec. 11, 2007, to be exact), from a humble dining room table in a home in Burien, The B-Town Blog came unto this planet, chock full of hopes and dreams of informing, entertaining... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Elliott Bay Brewhouse & Pub Celebrating 3rd Birthday Saturday

Advertiser Elliott Bay Brewhouse & Pub Celebrating 3rd Birthday Saturday

BTB Advertiser Elliott Bay Brewhouse and Pub will be celebrating its 3rd birthday this Saturday March 6th! Live reggae from Dub Lounge International starts at 8pm. Families are welcome and there’s... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Welcome Back Advertiser Burien Honda, Celebrating 47 Years

Welcome Back Advertiser Burien Honda, Celebrating 47 Years

Welcome back BTB Advertiser Burien Honda, which is having a birthday party and inviting everyone to come on in to check out the special green tag savings hanging from the rear view mirrors of all their... [Read more]

White Center For The Arts Celebrating 1st Birthday At Feb. 20th Art Walk

White Center For The Arts Celebrating 1st Birthday At Feb. 20th Art Walk

Our friend Shelli Park of White Center for the Arts tells us that their one-year anniversary is fast approaching, and they’ll be celebrating it at their Third Saturday Art walk on Saturday, Feb.... [Read more]

Scholarship Dinner Marking Gov. Rosellini's 100th Birthday Is Sunday At JFK

Scholarship Dinner Marking Gov. Rosellini's 100th Birthday Is Sunday At JFK

Former Washington Gov. Al Rosellini, who celebrated his 100th birthday Thursday (Jan. 21st), will be the guest of honor at Burien’s Kennedy Catholic High School this Sunday, Jan. 24 at a 3pm Italian... [Read more]

Happy 2nd Birthday To Us! And Now For Our “Terrible Twos”

Happy 2nd Birthday To Us! And Now For Our “Terrible Twos”

Two years ago today (Dec. 11, 2007 to be exact), on a dining room table in a home in Burien, your B-Town Blog came unto this planet, chock full of hopes and dreams of informing, entertaining and enlightening... [Read more]

Des Moines Woman Rides Harley To Celebrate 105th Birthday

Des Moines Woman Rides Harley To Celebrate 105th Birthday

by Ralph Nichols Faith Callahan is known to many Des Moines residents as a lively – and outspoken – advocate for saving the Mt. Rainier Pool, where she regularly participates in water aerobics.... [Read more]

Sustainable Burien Holding Garden/Birthday Party At B/ IAS On Saturday, Aug. 8th

Sustainable Burien Holding Garden/Birthday Party At B/ IAS On Saturday, Aug. 8th

The good folks at Sustainable Burien are holding a party to celebrate both their new garden beds (see our report here) as well as their one-year anniversary at the Burien Interim Art Space on Saturday,... [Read more]

Advertiser Vino Bello Is Celebrating Its Third Birthday From Noon-9pm This Saturday, July 11th!

Advertiser Vino Bello Is Celebrating Its Third Birthday From Noon-9pm This Saturday, July 11th!

Returning B-Town Blog Advertiser Vino Bello Wine Bar and Wine Shop is celebrating three years in Burien this Saturday, July 11th – owner Michele Smith and her team have planned a special anniversary... [Read more]

Discover Burien/City Of Burien Awards Dinner Is March 6th

Discover Burien/City Of Burien Awards Dinner Is March 6th

The annual Discover Burien Dinner/Silent Auction and City of Burien Annual Awards Ceremony will be Friday, March 6th from 6pm-10pm at the Karuna Yoga Studio, located at 819 SW 152nd Street in Olde Burien. This... [Read more]

Happy Birthday To Us! The B-Town Blog Is 1-Year Old Today

Happy Birthday To Us! The B-Town Blog Is 1-Year Old Today

One year ago today (Dec. 11, 2007 to be exact), on a dining room table in a modest home near Three Tree Point, your B-Town Blog came unto this planet, chock full of hopes and dreams of enlightening a... [Read more]

The Tin Room Bar Celebrates Its 4th Birthday Sat. Nov. 22nd

The Tin Room Bar Celebrates Its 4th Birthday Sat. Nov. 22nd

Original Tin Man Ernie Eder (left) and modern-day Tin Man Dan House hang out at The Tin Room, formerly the Hi-Line Tin Shop at 923 SW 152nd in Olde Burien. One of Burien’s hippest hangouts, The Tin... [Read more]

Re-live B-Town’s B-Day Bash

Re-live B-Town’s B-Day Bash

Some new photos from Saturday’s big B-Town 15th B-Day Bash, courtesy Burien Parks:  Read More →

Scenes From The B-Town B-Day Bash

Scenes From The B-Town B-Day Bash

Some of the many great photos of Saturday’s Burien 15th Birthday Bash Bus taken by Maureen Hoffmann: SOURCE: Kunstdame  Read More →

Happy B-Day B-Town!

Happy B-Day B-Town!

Friday night the infamous “Birthday Bus” was unveiled and lit up at the Discover Burien Dinner/Auction, and the B-Town Blog was there:   If you have any photos or videos of the festivities,... [Read more]

Don’t Miss B-Town’s B-Day Bash Saturday!

Don’t Miss B-Town’s B-Day Bash Saturday!

Burien’s Big Birthday Bash will kick into high gear this Saturday, March 29th, starting at Noon and going until 4pm: WHAT: Burien’s 15th Birthday Party! WHEN: Saturday, March 29th from 12:00... [Read more]

Burien Birthday Bash Auction & Dinner Friday Night

Burien Birthday Bash Auction & Dinner Friday Night

Coming up this weekend is the big Burien Birthday Bash, where everyone can celebrate B-Town’s 15th birthday without having to worry about acne, driver’s permits and the usual teen angst. First... [Read more]