Boulevard park Section

Fire hits Absolute German Auto Wrecking Wednesday afternoon

Fire hits Absolute German Auto Wrecking Wednesday afternoon

On Wednesday afternoon (Nov. 9), a fire broke out at Absolute German Auto Wrecking, located at 9510 14th Ave South in the Boulevard Park/South Park area just north of Burien city limits. A large plume... [Read more]

FOLLOWUP: Sunday morning shooting kills 27-year old man in Burien

FOLLOWUP: Sunday morning shooting kills 27-year old man in Burien

FOLLOWUP: Early Sunday morning (Sept. 4) around 4:30 a.m., police responded to the area of S. 128 Street and 21st Ave S. (map below) for a report of shots being fired. (Previously we reported that the... [Read more]

Large police turnout Tuesday night for domestic violence call in Boulevard Park

Large police turnout Tuesday night for domestic violence call in Boulevard Park

Tuesday night (Aug. 30), at around 8:15 p.m. King County Sheriff’s Deputies – including a TAC30 SWAT team – responded to the 12400 block of 20th Ave S. (map below) in Boulevard Park to a call... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Open House: 3-BD in Boulevard Park

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Open House: 3-BD in Boulevard Park

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for both this FRIDAY, Aug. 26 and SUNDAY, Aug. 28 – is a 3-bedroom home nestled in the quaint and convenient... [Read more]

Hatchet-wielding man shot by customer identified as Steven Blacktongue, 43

Hatchet-wielding man shot by customer identified as Steven Blacktongue, 43

From our sister site The White Center Blog: The hatchet-wielding masked man who was shot by a customer Sunday morning (March 13) at a 7/11 in nearby Boulevard Park has been identified by the King County... [Read more]

King County Sheriff’s Officer helps burglary victims have a Merry Christmas

King County Sheriff’s Officer helps burglary victims have a Merry Christmas

On Dec. 2, 2015, King County Sheriff’s Officer MPO White responded to a burglary call in the Boulevard Park area, near S. 112 and 1st Ave South.  White investigated the burglary, but there were... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Boulevard Park Thriftway’s Father’s Day Seafood Sale & Lobster Drop is Friday

Boulevard Park Thriftway’s Father’s Day Seafood Sale & Lobster Drop is Friday

Don’t Forget DAD – Fathers Day is this Sunday, June 21, and Advertiser Boulevard Park Thriftway is holding its 2nd annual Seafood Sale and Lobster Drop this FRIDAY JUNE 19, from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway Sunday Open House: Spacious 1931 two-story home!

Berkshire Hathaway Sunday Open House: Spacious 1931 two-story home!

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s second Open House for this weekend – set for this SUNDAY, June 7 – is a move in ready, spacious 1931 two-story home! This... [Read more]

King County Sheriff’s Office seeking public’s help finding burglary suspects

King County Sheriff’s Office seeking public’s help finding burglary suspects

The King County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in identifying these two men, suspected of several burglaries in Boulevard Park: Police say they stole over $10,000, and are asking... [Read more]

Family trying to raise $6,000 for Jason Moore, a crime victim in Boulevard Park

Family trying to raise $6,000 for Jason Moore, a crime victim in Boulevard Park

A Boulevard Park man named Jason Moore survived the murder of his Dad in 2005, then became a quadriplegic five years later. “My husband is a survivor, a survivor who has had to endure more tragedy... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway Open House: completely remodeled 3BD on huge lot

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: completely remodeled 3BD on huge lot

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for this Sunday, Sept. 7 – is a completely remodeled charmer on a huge lot in Boulevard Park. The Master... [Read more]

‘Big’ sinkhole has formed on S. 96th Street and 8th Ave S. in South Park

‘Big’ sinkhole has formed on S. 96th Street and 8th Ave S. in South Park

Reports that a ‘big’ sinkhole has formed on S. 96th Street near 8th Ave S. (map below) in unincorporated King County near the South Park neighborhood are coming in Friday morning (Sept. 6). No... [Read more]

UPDATE: Yorkshire Terrier, last seen in Boulevard Park, has been FOUND

UPDATE: Yorkshire Terrier, last seen in Boulevard Park, has been FOUND

UPDATE: The male Yorkshire Terrier that was missing from the Boulevard Park area, last seen around 8:30 p.m. Thursday night, Aug. 22, has been FOUND! If you’ve seen this dog, please contact Jennifer... [Read more]

FOUND: Cream-colored Ferret in Boulevard Park area

FOUND: Cream-colored Ferret in Boulevard Park area

BTB Reader J.J. Sullivan-Counley wants everyone to know that she found this Ferret near the intersection of S. 124th Street and 16th Ave South near Boulevard Park: “It’s cream colored and... [Read more]

Police Chase Ends in Fiery Head-On Crash in Boulevard Park Tuesday Night

Police Chase Ends in Fiery Head-On Crash in Boulevard Park Tuesday Night

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a Tuesday night police chase ended in a violent head-on car crash and fire in the Boulevard Park neighborhood. A deputy first spotted a reckless... [Read more]

UPDATE:  Boulevard Park Murder Was Not a ‘Running Gun Battle’

UPDATE: Boulevard Park Murder Was Not a ‘Running Gun Battle’

King County Sheriff’s detectives said a shooting this week in the Boulevard Park area that left two men dead was a murder-suicide and NOT a running gun battle, as was initially reported (read our original... [Read more]

UPDATE: Early Morning Shooting in Boulevard Park Leaves 1 Dead, 1 Critical

UPDATE: Early Morning Shooting in Boulevard Park Leaves 1 Dead, 1 Critical

UPDATE WED. 3/20/13 4:19 p.m.: Sgt. Cindi West sent us the following update on the early morning homicide that happened in nearby Boulevard Park Wednesday morning: “At this time we have not been... [Read more]

King County Library Board to Consider Building New White Center Library

King County Library Board to Consider Building New White Center Library

The King County Library Planning Committee agreed today (Thursday, Nov. 15) to submit to its board of directors a proposal to build a 10,000 square foot library in White Center. The proposal by library... [Read more]

UPDATE: ‘Well Kept, Very Young Dog’ Reunited with its Owners

UPDATE: ‘Well Kept, Very Young Dog’ Reunited with its Owners

UPDATE: BTB Reader Nic Templeton says that the dog he found Friday has been reunited with its owners! PREVIOUSLY: BTB Reader Nic Templeton wants everyone to know that he found this female dog in Boulevard... [Read more]

UPDATE: Plan To Consolidate North Burien Libraries Put On Hold – For Now

UPDATE: Plan To Consolidate North Burien Libraries Put On Hold – For Now

by Ralph Nichols The King County Library System Board of Trustees voted 4-0 Tuesday night (Nov. 29) to put on temporary hold administration plans to close and consolidate the White Center and Boulevard... [Read more]

UPDATE: ‘Angry’ Council to Insist KCLS Board Drop Library Consolidation Plans

UPDATE: ‘Angry’ Council to Insist KCLS Board Drop Library Consolidation Plans

by Ralph Nichols A “very angry” Burien City Council insisted in a letter Tuesday (Nov. 29) [download PDF here] that King County Library System trustees back away from yet another attempt to close and... [Read more]

Deputy Shoots Man Holding Knife In Boulevard Park Apartment

Deputy Shoots Man Holding Knife In Boulevard Park Apartment

The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a deputy shot and seriously wounded a man who was holding a knife during a domestic violence disturbance Friday night (Sept. 2nd). The incident... [Read more]

Four Plead ‘Not Guilty’ To Burglary/Theft Charges At Dead Man’s Home

Four Plead ‘Not Guilty’ To Burglary/Theft Charges At Dead Man’s Home

Four defendants were arraigned Thursday (July 14) for an alleged burglary and theft at the home a deceased man last month in Boulevard Park (read our previous coverage here). Kasey L. Guthrie, Dylan M.... [Read more]

REPORT: Four Facing Felony Charges For Burglarizing Dead Man’s Home

REPORT: Four Facing Felony Charges For Burglarizing Dead Man’s Home

The Seattle P-I reported Thursday (July 7) that four Burien residents are facing felony charges following allegations that they burglarized their dead neighbor’s home, then left his body to decay for weeks. The... [Read more]

FOLLOWUP: More Details From KCLS Board Meeting On N. Highline Libraries

FOLLOWUP: More Details From KCLS Board Meeting On N. Highline Libraries

by Ralph Nichols Proposed consolidation of the White Center and Boulevard Park libraries was deferred Tuesday (June 28) pending more information about a possible annexation by Burien of the North Highline... [Read more]

UPDATE: Three Arrested In Connection With Burglary Of Dead Man’s Home

UPDATE: Three Arrested In Connection With Burglary Of Dead Man’s Home

King County Sheriff’s deputies arrested three men Tuesday night (June 28) during their investigation of a burglary and theft in the Boulevard Park area, which occurred after the homeowner had died... [Read more]