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Annual Olde Burien Spring Open House is this Thursday night, March 5

Annual Olde Burien Spring Open House is this Thursday night, March 5

REMINDER: The annual Olde Burien Spring Open House is this Thursday, March 5, from 5 – 8 p.m. For every minimum purchase at participating businesses (listed below) you will receive a raffle ticket for... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Meet Dale Lindeke, a Piano’s Best Friend in Burien

Meet Dale Lindeke, a Piano’s Best Friend in Burien

Did you know that Burien has a full service piano technician who can keep your piano in tune, as well as repair or restore it to its best condition? Dale Lindeke Dale Lindeke – of Dale’s Piano... [Read more]

INTERN’S VIEW: CC’s Lounge closing, selling off everything inside

INTERN’S VIEW: CC’s Lounge closing, selling off everything inside

Story & Photos by Sterling Paris Intern, Big Picture High School Walking along SW 152nd Street on Thursday (Feb. 26), I noticed a sign that read: “Closing soon, open to the public…” …in... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Learn how to stay healthy at Boulevard Park Place Active Retirement Living Mar. 2

Learn how to stay healthy at Boulevard Park Place Active Retirement Living Mar. 2

Advertiser Boulevard Park Place Active Retirement Living will be hosting King County Medic One/Emergency Medical Services on Monday, March 2, starting at 2 p.m.: Staying Independent and Healthy – Preventing... [Read more]

Tom Gehl’s retirement Open House will be this Sunday, March 1

Tom Gehl’s retirement Open House will be this Sunday, March 1

This Sunday (March 1) will be a very special day, long awaited for Tom Gehl and his wife Jolene, owners of Gehl’s Flowers and Gifts located in downtown Burien. Tom opened Gehl’s Flowers & Gifts... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Financial Aid for Veterans now offered by local Home Helpers & Direct Link office

Financial Aid for Veterans now offered by local Home Helpers & Direct Link office

Local care providers Home Helpers & Direct Link (an Advertiser) announced their partnership with Veterans Care Coordination to offer the Aid and Attendance Pension benefit to our local community of... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Alafair Antique & Estate Company holding huge sale this Saturday

Alafair Antique & Estate Company holding huge sale this Saturday

Alafair Antique & Estate Company (previously The Estate House) will be holding its yearly Spring Fling 20% OFF Sale this weekend, from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Some items... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Real(?) Estate: Can you buy real estate without ever seeing it?

Real(?) Estate: Can you buy real estate without ever seeing it?

by Matt Parker This is definitely ill-advised, but we’re probably not more than a few years away from this becoming acceptable standard practice. Here’s a fully interactive 3D tour of a nearly... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Normandy Park Senior Living welcomes Dr. James Buttitta as Medical Director

Normandy Park Senior Living welcomes Dr. James Buttitta as Medical Director

Normandy Park Senior Living and Memory Village announced that Dr. James Buttitta will be its new Medical Director of Memory Village. Dr. Buttitta graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Franciscan to build 52,000 s.f. office building at Thrift Store site

B-TOWN BIZ: Franciscan to build 52,000 s.f. office building at Thrift Store site

Franciscan Health Systems is planning on building a new 52,000 square foot Medical Office Building at the location that formerly housed a Salvation Army Thrift Store at 16033 First Ave South. The lot... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Tin Room Bar holding FREE Wine Tasting this Thursday night

Advertiser Tin Room Bar holding FREE Wine Tasting this Thursday night

Advertiser the Tin Room Bar & Theater – located at 923 SW 152nd Street in Olde Burien – will be holding its monthly FREE Wine Tasting this Thursday night, Feb. 19, from 5 – 7 p.m. Here’s... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Boulevard Park Place Active Retirement Living’s Country Breakfast is Friday

Boulevard Park Place Active Retirement Living’s Country Breakfast is Friday

Boulevard Park Place Active Retirement Living is hosting a country breakfast this Friday, Feb. 20, from 8 – 9:30 a.m., as a benefit for Relay for Life of Highline. “We fundraise as a community,”... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: From fish & chips to coffee, old Skippers will become a Starbucks

B-TOWN BIZ: From fish & chips to coffee, old Skippers will become a Starbucks

Photo by Sterling Paris.   The old Skipper’s restaurant at the corner of SW 148th and Ambaum Blvd. SW is currently undergoing renovations to become a Starbucks, according to Dan Trimble, Economic... [Read more]

Cove to Clover offering Corporate Team Contest at March 15 fundraiser event

Cove to Clover offering Corporate Team Contest at March 15 fundraiser event

Cove to Clover will be offering a Corporate Team Contest at this year’s event – set for Sunday, March 15 – with the Grand Prize being a Challenge Course Team Building Adventure (by Y.E.T.I.): High... [Read more]

Sponsored Post ‘Winter Break Fun’ runs Feb. 16–17 at Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA

‘Winter Break Fun’ runs Feb. 16–17 at Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA

‘Winter Break Fun’ runs from Feb. 16 & 17, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA in SeaTac. “Schools Out! Need plans for your child during the February Winter Break?... [Read more]

INTERN’S VIEW: After 44 years, Gehl Flowers & Gifts’ Owner is retiring

INTERN’S VIEW: After 44 years, Gehl Flowers & Gifts’ Owner is retiring

Story & Photos by Sterling Paris Intern, Big Picture High School Rewind with me back to 1971 (long long before I was born)… The Beatles broke up, we had soldiers in Vietnam (and protests... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Financial Aid for Veterans now offered by Home Helpers & Direct Link office

Financial Aid for Veterans now offered by Home Helpers & Direct Link office

This week, care providers Home Helpers & Direct Link (an Advertiser) announced their partnership with Veterans Care Coordination to offer the Aid and Attendance Pension benefit to our local community... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s ‘Marketing Your Business Online in 2015′ is Wednesday

Discover Burien’s ‘Marketing Your Business Online in 2015′ is Wednesday

Advertiser Discover Burien will be holding a ‘Marketing Your Business Online in 2015′ seminar this Wednesday, Feb. 11, from 8:30 – 10:30 a.m. at Pit Stop Bottle Shop, located at 216 SW 153rd... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Our latest Advertiser Highline Citizens for Schools says ‘Vote YES by Feb. 10′

Our latest Advertiser Highline Citizens for Schools says ‘Vote YES by Feb. 10′

Our latest paid Advertiser Highline Citizens for Schools says “Vote YES for Schools by February 10″: Ballots must be mailed by Tuesday to count in the February 10 election. Vote YES for on... [Read more]

THANKS Readers and Advertisers for another great period of website traffic!

THANKS Readers and Advertisers for another great period of website traffic!

We’d like to take a moment to thank all our great Readers and Advertisers for their support, as our traffic statistics for Dec. 2014 – Jan. 2015 were amazing! In our ongoing policy of transparency,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post This weekend, celebrate ‘Danny’ the Pig’s return to Advertiser Endolyne Joe’s!

This weekend, celebrate ‘Danny’ the Pig’s return to Advertiser Endolyne Joe’s!

A little over a year ago, ‘Danny’ – a charming wooden pig – was taken from Advertiser Endolyne Joe’s Restaurant in West Seattle. On Tuesday, Jan. 27th, a construction worker returned... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop holding Sierra Nevada Brewer’s Night Feb. 11

Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop holding Sierra Nevada Brewer’s Night Feb. 11

Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop will be holding a Sierra Nevada Brewer’s Night on Wednesday, Feb. 11 from 6 – 9 p.m. “Come taste some great Sierra Nevada Brewing Co beers!” reads an... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s ‘You Own a Business, Now What?’ seminar will be March 4

Discover Burien’s ‘You Own a Business, Now What?’ seminar will be March 4

Cox Financial, a Mainspring Wealth Advisors company, will be partnering with Discover Burien to present an educational seminar for business owners, titled “You Own a Business, Now What?” on Wednesday,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Book Signing with Tracy Weber will be at Page 2 Books this Saturday, Feb. 7

Book Signing with Tracy Weber will be at Page 2 Books this Saturday, Feb. 7

A Book Signing with Tracy Weber – Author of the “Downward Dog” series – will be held at Page 2 Books this Saturday, Feb. 7 at 1:30 p.m. Seattle-based writer and yoga instructor Tracy... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Boulevard Park Place holding ‘Life Line Screening’ on Friday, Feb. 27

Advertiser Boulevard Park Place holding ‘Life Line Screening’ on Friday, Feb. 27

Advertiser Boulevard Park Place Retirement Community is offering ‘Life Line Screening’ on Friday, Feb. 27: FEBRUARY IS NATIONAL HEART MONTH! Do you have high cholesterol or high blood pressure? Have... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Discover Burien ‘Best of Burien’ awards will be March 20

SAVE THE DATE: Discover Burien ‘Best of Burien’ awards will be March 20

SAVE THE DATE: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Best of Burien’ Dinner and Auction fundraiser will be held starting at 6 p.m. on Friday, March 20 at the Burien Community Center, located at 14700 6th Ave... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Grand Opening of new Recology retail store will be this Saturday, Jan. 31

Grand Opening of new Recology retail store will be this Saturday, Jan. 31

The Grand Opening celebration of Recology’s new recycling-focused retail store will be this Saturday, Jan. 31. “The Recology Store is a resource offering our customers drop off for special... [Read more]

INTERN’S VIEW: Step back in time (and rhythm) at Burien’s Time Tunnel Records

INTERN’S VIEW: Step back in time (and rhythm) at Burien’s Time Tunnel Records

Story & Photos by Sterling Paris Intern, Big Picture High School My assignment was to go to Time Tunnel Records today! At 14911 Ambaum Blvd. SW in Burien there is a little white storefront... [Read more]