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B-TOWN BIZ: White Cap Frozen Yogurt to Open Tuesday, July 3

B-TOWN BIZ: White Cap Frozen Yogurt to Open Tuesday, July 3

New B-Town biz White Cap Frozen Yogurt announced that they will be opening this Tuesday, July 3rd, and will be holding a grand opening on the 4th of July. Hours on the 4th will be from 11 a.m. – 10... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: White Center’s Full Tilt Ice Cream Looking to Expand Into Burien

B-TOWN BIZ: White Center’s Full Tilt Ice Cream Looking to Expand Into Burien

Full Tilt Ice Cream owner Justin Cline told The B-Town Blog Friday (April 27) that he’s considering expanding his growing, local ice cream business into downtown Burien. “We think Burien would... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Longtime Burien Restaurant ‘Dragon Pearl’ Closing Jan. 1st

B-TOWN BIZ: Longtime Burien Restaurant ‘Dragon Pearl’ Closing Jan. 1st

BTB Reader Adrienne Peck tipped us to this via email – longtime Burien restaurant ‘Dragon Pearl,’ located at 15304 1st Ave South, is closing Jan. 1st. “The owners are moving back... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Burien’s ‘The House’ Restaurant Shuts Doors, Selling Gear

B-TOWN BIZ: Burien’s ‘The House’ Restaurant Shuts Doors, Selling Gear

Burien’s ‘The House’ restaurant has closed, and will be holding a sale of its equipment this Friday and Saturday, according to a Craigslist ad posted Tuesday (Oct. 25). Owned by Will... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Grass Roots Withers In Olde Burien, Will Close June 19th

B-TOWN BIZ: Grass Roots Withers In Olde Burien, Will Close June 19th

by Janet Grella “I’ve got very mixed feelings about closing Grass Roots. I feel like I’m letting people down. But it’s the right choice in this economy,” owner Tina Larson... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Infusion Tea And Coffee Opens Up On First Ave

B-TOWN BIZ: Infusion Tea And Coffee Opens Up On First Ave

Story & Photos by Gina Bourdage Coffee or Tea? Now you don’t have to choose. Infusion Tea & Coffee just opened on the corner of 156th and First Ave South in Burien. They will soon be announcing... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s New Leader Is Hitting The Ground Running

Discover Burien’s New Leader Is Hitting The Ground Running

Story by Janet Grella Photos by Scott Schaefer What do you get when you cross a fireball with a firecracker? You get Discover Burien’s new Executive Director, Steve Gilbert. What a rare and unique... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Two New Businesses Opening In Burien This Week

B-TOWN BIZ: Two New Businesses Opening In Burien This Week

by Janet Grella This Saturday (Dec. 5th) during Winterfest, you’ll find two new shops in Olde Burien: Howard and Marge, and You’ve Been Worn – so be sure to stop by and welcome them... [Read more]

Dan The Sausageman’s “Tin Cellars” Now Open

Dan The Sausageman’s “Tin Cellars” Now Open

Our good friend Dan “The Sausageman” House has opened his new “Tin Cellars” wine, gift shop and bar. His new “Tin Theater” is scheduled to open in mid-January or February,... [Read more]

Poggi Bonsi Gifts Relocating To Renton; Howard & Marge Moving To Their Old Location

Poggi Bonsi Gifts Relocating To Renton; Howard & Marge Moving To Their Old Location

Kelly DeRitis, co-owner of Poggi Bonsi, confirmed to The B-Town Blog Thursday that they would be “relocating” the original Poggi Bonsi Gift Store (the corner store in Olde Burien at 9th SW... [Read more]

Will A Real Hotel Ever Check-In To Burien?

Will A Real Hotel Ever Check-In To Burien?

by Ralph Nichols Although vacant commercial properties in downtown Burien are beginning to fill up with new and returning businesses, as we reported last week, a couple of big pieces still are missing. None... [Read more]

BNI Networking “Visitor’s Day Luncheon” Is Wed., July 29th

BNI Networking “Visitor’s Day Luncheon” Is Wed., July 29th

A new local business networking group, the BNI “B-Town Business Builders,” is holding a “Visitor’s Day Luncheon” at The Mark Restaurant on Wednesday, July 29th from 11:30am... [Read more]