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VIDEO: SR 509 Project video shows what key areas will look like when completed

VIDEO: SR 509 Project video shows what key areas will look like when completed

The SR 509 Completion Project team announced that they are gearing up for a busy summer, and some of the key highlights include: Glimpse the future of SR 509. We made a video that describes the benefits... [Read more]

Rep. Adam Smith testimony highlights effects of aviation noise and emissions

Rep. Adam Smith testimony highlights effects of aviation noise and emissions

Congressman Adam Smith (D-9th District) recently submitted written testimony to the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, highlighting the effects of aviation noise and emissions for residents... [Read more]

Transportation, vehicle taxes, First Fridays & more on Council agenda

Transportation, vehicle taxes, First Fridays & more on Council agenda

On the agenda for Monday night’s regular Burien City Council meeting: discussion on the 2020-2025 Transportation Improvement Program, vehicle taxes, signs, a presentation on Burien First Fridays,... [Read more]

Here’s the list of candidates who have filed to run for Burien City Council

Here’s the list of candidates who have filed to run for Burien City Council

The deadline to file for running for office in the August 6, 2019 primary election has passed, and here is the most recent list of candidates who have filed for office. The top two vote-getters for each... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: Burien, Normandy Park, Seattle, Renton, Kent, Bonney Lake, Star Lake

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: Burien, Normandy Park, Seattle, Renton, Kent, Bonney Lake, Star Lake

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding nine Open Houses this weekend! The first Open House is a beautiful NW remodel from the studs out, located in Burien: Seller... [Read more]

UPDATE: Three Tree Point Fireworks fundraising approaches finish line

UPDATE: Three Tree Point Fireworks fundraising approaches finish line

Donate today to help the Three Tree Point Fireworks fund cross the finish line and keep this annual tradition alive! The Three Tree Point Fireworks fund committee says that only about $4,000 dollars is... [Read more]

Burien/White Center Rotary holding Town Hall on opioid crisis Thurs., May 30

Burien/White Center Rotary holding Town Hall on opioid crisis Thurs., May 30

The Burien/White Center Rotary Club will be holding a Town Hall meeting on the opioid crisis on Thursday, May 30, 2019, starting at 7 p.m. at NAVOS’ Revelle Hall. “We are all aware there is... [Read more]

Please take a survey and give feedback for Burien Cultural District

Please take a survey and give feedback for Burien Cultural District

Organizers behind a Burien Cultural District are seeking the public’s feedback via an online survey. Arts and culture are vital ingredients for making our community a vibrant place to live and work. The... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Get ‘Spring Fever’ at Tin Room Bar’s Wine Tasting this Thursday night!

Get ‘Spring Fever’ at Tin Room Bar’s Wine Tasting this Thursday night!

From Advertiser the Tin Room Bar & Theater: *** SPRING FEVER *** May Wine Tasting: Featuring French Wines Thursday, May 16, 2019 5 – 7 p.m. / Come Join Us! 🍷 #tinroombar #tintheater #burien... [Read more]

FREE Family Fun Run & Scavenger Hunt will be Wednesday, May 22

FREE Family Fun Run & Scavenger Hunt will be Wednesday, May 22

The FREE Family Fun Run & Scavenger Hunt will be held at Town Square Park on Wednesday, May 22. Get ready because the 60-minute dash starts at 6:30 p.m. when the map of local businesses holding raffle... [Read more]

PHOTOS: ‘I love the rain!’

PHOTOS: ‘I love the rain!’

Elston Hill LOVES THE RAIN: This morning we took a 20 minute walk around the neighborhood. Spring is exceptional in Burien. And the hard drizzle was lovely making the flowers look so fresh and beautiful. The... [Read more]

Deadline to apply for Burien Actors Theatre’s scholarships is June 15, 2019

Deadline to apply for Burien Actors Theatre’s scholarships is June 15, 2019

Burien Actors Theatre is continuing its tradition of awarding scholarships to high school students who have a passion for theater and arts within the Highline School District. “BAT wants Burien to... [Read more]

Keiser legislation to create additional airport capacity signed by Gov. Inslee

Keiser legislation to create additional airport capacity signed by Gov. Inslee

Legislation (Senate Bill 5370) establishing an airport commission tasked with identifying up to six possible sites for future commercial aviation was signed by Governor Inslee this week. “The time... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools will launch new Mobile App in Fall 2019

Highline Public Schools will launch new Mobile App in Fall 2019

Highline Public Schools announced that it will launch a new mobile app and online family portal in fall 2019. The new app – which will replace the current one – will give the district the opportunity... [Read more]

VIDEO: Watch Burien Mayor Jimmy Matta’s ‘State of Our Cities’ address

VIDEO: Watch Burien Mayor Jimmy Matta’s ‘State of Our Cities’ address

On Friday, May 10, the Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce held its annual ‘State of Our Cities’ luncheon, which featured speeches by Mayors and representatives from the cities of Burien,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post South Sound Choruses will celebrate Springtime in Burien this weekend

South Sound Choruses will celebrate Springtime in Burien this weekend

South Sound Choruses will celebrate Springtime in Burien this weekend – Saturday,May 18 and Sunday, May 19! On Saturday May 18 at 2 p.m., YouthSounds Northwest presents a varied and fun show titled... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Larson Family Medicine & Medical Aesthetics moves, cuts ribbon

B-TOWN BIZ: Larson Family Medicine & Medical Aesthetics moves, cuts ribbon

Growing to serve the community better, Larson Family Medicine & Medical Aesthetics has officially moved to a new location in Burien! Due to growing demand from the community, they have moved to a larger... [Read more]

Volunteers needed for Miller Creek Work Party this Saturday, May 18

Volunteers needed for Miller Creek Work Party this Saturday, May 18

Volunteers are needed to help with Miller Creek Community Stewardship Event this coming Saturday, May 18: Get involved in improving YOUR watershed!! Join your friends and neighbors for a few hours to help... [Read more]

VIDEO: Dramatic footage of tree fire on 1st Ave South in Burien

VIDEO: Dramatic footage of tree fire on 1st Ave South in Burien

Photo courtesy Candace Krull. A large tree caught fire on 1st Ave South on Wednesday, May 8, on 1st Ave S. between SW 168th and SW 170th Streets (map below). The fire most likely started at the bottom... [Read more]