Burien Section

LETTER: ‘Mary’s Place – what does compromise look like?’

LETTER: ‘Mary’s Place – what does compromise look like?’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, intended as um…a rebuttal to a rebuttal. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Hi Sue, Mary’s... [Read more]

Burien Elks Christmas Party (with Seafair Pirates!) will be this Sunday, Dec. 16

Burien Elks Christmas Party (with Seafair Pirates!) will be this Sunday, Dec. 16

The Burien Elks Annual Kids Christmas Party is fast approaching – with special guests the Seafair Pirates ‘Good Santa Bad Santa‘ – this Sunday, Dec. 16, from 1 – 3 p.m. at the Burien... [Read more]

Donors needed for Blood Drive at Highline Medical Center on Wed., Jan 9

Donors needed for Blood Drive at Highline Medical Center on Wed., Jan 9

Donors are needed for a Blood Drive on Wednesday, Jan. 9 at Highline Medical Center. Please sign-up online at: www.bloodworksnw.org or email: [email protected] and request a time to attend, or... [Read more]

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DAL Law Firm: When should your children receive their inheritance?

From Advertiser DAL Law Firm: Designed by Bearfotos When Should Your Children Receive Their Inheritance? If you are considering having an estate plan prepared and have minor children, have you decided... [Read more]

Happy Birthday to us – 11 years ago today, The B-Town Blog started publishing!

Happy Birthday to us – 11 years ago today, The B-Town Blog started publishing!

Happy 11th Birthday to Us! We Love You! Eleven years ago today – on Dec. 11, 2007 – we pushed the “Publish” button for the first time on The B-Town Blog, with the hopes of providing an... [Read more]

City of Burien seeking nominations for ‘Citizen of the Year’; deadline is Feb. 15

City of Burien seeking nominations for ‘Citizen of the Year’; deadline is Feb. 15

The City of Burien is now accepting Nominations for its 2019 ‘Citizen of the Year’ award, with a deadline to submit of Feb. 15, 2019. “Do you know someone who has improved the quality... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Councilmembers have obligation’ to deny Mary’s Place amendment

LETTER: ‘Councilmembers have obligation’ to deny Mary’s Place amendment

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] To The B-Town (Burien) Blog Editor, City... [Read more]

Suz Muse: It’s fun to feel part of a community, and I feel so lucky…

Suz Muse: It’s fun to feel part of a community, and I feel so lucky…

By Suzanne Greive When I grew up my Dad was in the Navy and the Air Force. We moved a lot and lived on military bases wherever we were stationed. They all looked pretty much the same. It was a different... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber celebrates 30 years, raises $13,000+ for foundation

Seattle Southside Chamber celebrates 30 years, raises $13,000+ for foundation

On Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, 120 friends and supporters of the Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce gathered to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the organization at the Seattle Airport Marriott in SeaTac. Here’s... [Read more]

UPDATE: Police seeking public’s help locating ‘armed & dangerous’ suspect

UPDATE: Police seeking public’s help locating ‘armed & dangerous’ suspect

UPDATE Dec. 9, 2018: King County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Unit has identified the suspect in the Nov. 19 homicide in the 10000 block of 1st Ave SW as 24-year old Mical D. Roberts: Roberts... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Mary’s Place – why the City Council needs to approve this project!’

LETTER: ‘Mary’s Place – why the City Council needs to approve this project!’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Honorable CC Tosta, CC Olguin and Mayor... [Read more]

SeaTac Councilmember Amina Ahmed killed in collision on S. 188th Saturday

SeaTac Councilmember Amina Ahmed killed in collision on S. 188th Saturday

From our sister site The SeaTac Blog: The City of SeaTac is mourning the loss of newly appointed City Councilmember Amina Ahmed, who passed away as the result of injuries suffered during a fatal auto... [Read more]

Enjoy a Potluck & A Night of Carols at St. Francis of Assisi on Tuesday, Dec. 11

Enjoy a Potluck & A Night of Carols at St. Francis of Assisi on Tuesday, Dec. 11

All are very happily invited to join the St. Francis of Assisi Parish/School community for a potluck dinner and A Night of Carols on Tuesday, Dec. 11, from 6 – 7:30 p.m. “Come celebrate the season... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Boulevard Park Place Active Retirement Living Open House will be Saturday

Boulevard Park Place Active Retirement Living Open House will be Saturday

Boulevard Park Place Active Retirement Living will be holding an Open House on Saturday, Dec. 8, from 3 – 6 p.m.: Photos with Santa at 3 p.m. Tour their Christmas forest Christmas goodies & Eggnog... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools reveals new school boundaries & online tool

Highline Public Schools reveals new school boundaries & online tool

Highline Public Schools has changed school boundaries and feeder patterns for fall 2019, and citizens can use an online tool to look up fall 2019 neighborhood schools. A letter was mailed last week to... [Read more]

Burien lists airplane noise woes it wants federal appeals court to curtail or end

Burien lists airplane noise woes it wants federal appeals court to curtail or end

By Jack Mayne Because of loud noise from low flying prop-jet aircraft permitted by the Federal Aviation Administration, the city of Burien has laid out the specifics it wants the 9th Circuit Court of... [Read more]

Navos Holiday Giving Program seeking donations for clients this holiday season

Navos Holiday Giving Program seeking donations for clients this holiday season

Local non-profit Navos is seeking donations for its clients during its Holiday Giving Program: Make the holidays brighter for some of the most vulnerable children, youth, and adults in our community with... [Read more]

Port of Seattle awards grants to six environmental projects in airport region

Port of Seattle awards grants to six environmental projects in airport region

The Port of Seattle this week announced that it has awarded grants to six environmental projects in our near-airport region. Recipients include Burien’s Environmental Science Center and New Start... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: Top Hat, New Tukwila, Normandy Park, Burien & more

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: Top Hat, New Tukwila, Normandy Park, Burien & more

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding nine great Open Houses this weekend! The first Open House is a modern design with two kitchens: Newer construction... [Read more]