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City Council chooses getting, keeping business as top economic goal for 2015

City Council chooses getting, keeping business as top economic goal for 2015

by Jack Mayne In one of the shorter meetings of recent past, the Burien City Council decided at Monday’s (Jan. 26) study session that getting and keeping businesses in the city is the most important... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest welcomes Ingrid Kjelstrup

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest welcomes Ingrid Kjelstrup

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest would like to welcome its newest Sales Professional Ingrid Kjelstrup to its office. To contact Ingrid: CELL: 206-661-3170 EMAIL: IngridKjelstrup@BHHSNWREALESTATE.COM  Read More →

INTERN’S VIEW: ‘ReTreasure’ is a hidden treasure in downtown Burien

INTERN’S VIEW: ‘ReTreasure’ is a hidden treasure in downtown Burien

Story & Photos by Sterling Paris Intern, Big Picture High School In downtown Burien at 627 SW 152nd Street you will find a cute hidden treasure of a shop called “ReTreasure.” This... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices announces regional merger

B-TOWN BIZ: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices announces regional merger

HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, on Tuesday (Jan. 20) announced the consolidation of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate (based in Seattle, WA) and Berkshire Hathaway... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Bridge School Cooperative Elementary holding Open House Saturday, Jan. 24

Bridge School Cooperative Elementary holding Open House Saturday, Jan. 24

  The Bridge School will be holding an Informational Open House this Saturday, Jan. 24, from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the school’s new location in Olde Burien at 1005 SW 152nd Street. During the... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Children’s consignment shop ‘smallclothes’ opens in Olde Burien

B-TOWN BIZ: Children’s consignment shop ‘smallclothes’ opens in Olde Burien

Photos by Sterling Paris ‘smallclothes,’ a new consignment shop, has opened in the space at 901 SW 152nd Street – formerly home to ‘Howard and Marge’ – in Olde Burien. “Hello... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Ribbon cut at new LA Fitness Thursday

B-TOWN BIZ: Ribbon cut at new LA Fitness Thursday

Photo courtesy City of Burien.   A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held by the Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce at the new LA Fitness in Burien on Thursday afternoon, Jan. 15. Burien City Councilmember... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser West Seattle Montessori School holding Open Houses Jan. 24 & Feb. 25

Advertiser West Seattle Montessori School holding Open Houses Jan. 24 & Feb. 25

Advertiser West Seattle Montessori School will be holding two Open Houses – Jan. 24 and Feb. 25 – at their campus located at 11215 15th Ave SW. The schedule is: Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015: 1:00-3:00pm Wednesday,... [Read more]

Discover Burien launches new website

Discover Burien launches new website

Discover Burien announced on Monday (Jan. 12) the launch of its new website at www.discoverburien.org. “This has been a long time coming” said Andrea H. Reay, Executive Director of Discover Burien.... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Enjoy ‘Brewers Night’ this Wednesday at Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop

Enjoy ‘Brewers Night’ this Wednesday at Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop

It’s Brewers Night this Wednesday, Jan. 14 from 6 – 9 p.m. at Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop! Come down and enjoy a tasting flight of four 6-oz pours for only $6! Talk to the brewer and get to... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest acquires Puyallup office

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest acquires Puyallup office

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest announced on Monday that they have acquired the Puyallup office of Prudential Contact Corporation Realtors: “Please welcome them into... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Welcome Susan McDowell to Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest

Welcome Susan McDowell to Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest would like to welcome Susan McDowell to its Burien office! Susan McDowell can be reached at: CELL: 206-498-0575 EMAIL: SusanMcDowell@BHHSNWREALESTATE.COM Click... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Author Jayne Ann Krentz will hold book signing at Page 2 Books Saturday

Author Jayne Ann Krentz will hold book signing at Page 2 Books Saturday

New York Times bestselling Author Jayne Ann Krentz will be at Advertiser Page 2 Books this Saturday, Jan. 3 to talk with fans and sign copies of her book, which can then be picked up on Tuesday. Lots... [Read more]

Sponsored Post It’s not too late to save 15% on the best toys from Advertiser Curious Kidstuff!

It’s not too late to save 15% on the best toys from Advertiser Curious Kidstuff!

Time is running out for Santa to fill his sack, but help is on the way! Advertiser Curious Kidstuff – located in the West Seattle Junction – is offering BTB readers a special 15% discount on... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Two Burien Albertsons grocery stores acquired by Haggen

B-TOWN BIZ: Two Burien Albertsons grocery stores acquired by Haggen

The two Albertsons grocery stores in Burien will be acquired by Bellingham-based Haggen, as part of a 146-store deal brought about by the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) review of the Albertson’s... [Read more]

Sponsored Post VIDEO: Watch authentic Napoletana pizza get cooked at Via Marina Ristorante

VIDEO: Watch authentic Napoletana pizza get cooked at Via Marina Ristorante

Advertiser Via Marina Ristorante in Des Moines follows strict adherence to the Vera Pizza Napoletana Association guidelines. This includes using authentic ingredients from Italy, as well as baking the... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Normandy Park Executive Center offers businesses many extras and a professional, polished image

Advertiser Normandy Park Executive Center offers businesses many extras and a professional, polished image

Starting a new business or looking to relocate? Maybe you’re tired of working from home and meeting your clients in coffee shops or restaurants? Advertiser Normandy Park Executive Center – located... [Read more]

Sponsored Post El Dorado West fundraiser ‘Beat the Blues’ concert will be Wednesday at 1 p.m.

El Dorado West fundraiser ‘Beat the Blues’ concert will be Wednesday at 1 p.m.

Advertiser El Dorado West Retirement Community will be holding a Jazz and Blue Series starting this Wednesday, Dc. 17 at 1 p.m. to benefit the West Seattle Food Bank and Local Youth Music Programs, Provides... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Statements Home Decor’s ‘Ladies Night’ will be 5 – 7:30 p.m. Tuesday night

Statements Home Decor’s ‘Ladies Night’ will be 5 – 7:30 p.m. Tuesday night

Advertiser Statements Home Decor will be holding a ‘Ladies Night’ this Tuesday night (Dec. 16) from 5 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. with specials all night. Hostess gifts, girlfriend gifts, plus... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Sick of salon prices? New Advertiser Jamberry offering ‘Buy 3, Get 1 Free’ deal

Sick of salon prices? New Advertiser Jamberry offering ‘Buy 3, Get 1 Free’ deal

Sick of salon prices? Are you done with chips, cracks and smudges with your polish? Then Jamberry nail wraps are for you! Jamberry wraps can be applied in 15-20 minutes at home, for a fraction of the cost... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Meet the Author of ‘Pacific Northwest Garden Tours’ at Page 2 Books Friday

Meet the Author of ‘Pacific Northwest Garden Tours’ at Page 2 Books Friday

Meet Donald Olson, Author of ‘Pacific Northwest Garden Tour,’ who will be at a book signing at Advertiser Page 2 Books this Friday, Dec. 12 from 6 – 8 p.m. Olson’s book is full of... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Zippy’s Giant Burgers now open & looking forward to opening in Georgetown

Zippy’s Giant Burgers now open & looking forward to opening in Georgetown

We are pleased to report that Zippy’s Giant Burgers in White Center (an Advertiser) is open and up and running, good as new, seven days a week, full menu. As we reported last week, Zippy’s... [Read more]

Here’s the schedule for this Saturday’s Discover Burien ‘Winterfest’

Here’s the schedule for this Saturday’s Discover Burien ‘Winterfest’

Discover Burien’s Annual Winterfest celebration takes place this Saturday, Dec. 6, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. in Downtown and Olde Burien! Winterfest is a wonderful event that encourages community... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop’s 1st Tree Decorating Party is Saturday, Dec. 6

Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop’s 1st Tree Decorating Party is Saturday, Dec. 6

Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop will be holding its first-ever Christmas Tree Decorating Party this Saturday, Dec. 6, starting at 6 p.m., and all are invited! “Come join us decorate our Christmas... [Read more]

Dickens Carolers, local Art to be featured at B-Town Beat this Thursday night

Dickens Carolers, local Art to be featured at B-Town Beat this Thursday night

  December’s B-Town Beat will be held this Thursday night, Dec. 4 from 6 – 9 p.m.  This month it’ll feature Dickens Carolers at RE/MAX (636 SW 152nd Street) from 6 – 8 p.m.! Local... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Dr. Jim Coleman’s ‘Stuffed Animals for Kids’ drive on now through Dec. 19

Dr. Jim Coleman’s ‘Stuffed Animals for Kids’ drive on now through Dec. 19

Friend of the blog and Advertiser Jim Coleman, DDS, and crew want to remind our readers that their annual Stuffed Animal Drive is off and running and will continue through Dec. 19. These animals are for... [Read more]

Zippy’s fixing broken hood motor and looking to re-open this weekend

Zippy’s fixing broken hood motor and looking to re-open this weekend

Zippy’s Giant Burgers (an Advertiser) reports they are working hard to repair the hood in the kitchen of their White Center restaurant and are hoping to re-open this Saturday, Nov. 29. They have... [Read more]

Shop Local in Burien at ‘Small Business Saturday’ this Saturday, Nov 29!

Shop Local in Burien at ‘Small Business Saturday’ this Saturday, Nov 29!

Discover Burien is proud to support Small Business Saturday®, which is a day to celebrate and support our small businesses in Burien and all they do for our community. “When we shop local we support... [Read more]