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Four Burien businesses named ‘Best’ for Waste Prevention & Recycling

Four Burien businesses named ‘Best’ for Waste Prevention & Recycling

Businesses small and large across King County – including four in Burien – are being honored for their commitment to recycling and waste prevention – diverting tons of recyclable materials from... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Three Tree Point Blues Band will play Tin Room Bar this Saturday afternoon

Three Tree Point Blues Band will play Tin Room Bar this Saturday afternoon

There will be Live Music at the Tin Room Bar this Saturday, July 25, featuring the “Three Tree Point Blues Band”! The band will play from 2 – 4 p.m. The Tin Room is located at 923 SW 152nd... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Wooden Business Cards available now at Advertiser Burien Trophy

Wooden Business Cards available now at Advertiser Burien Trophy

Ever given your business card to someone and wondered whether they’ll still have it a week from now? Well, you can pretty much guarantee the longevity of your cards with the high-quality wooden... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Alafair Antique & Estate Company holding Summer Blowout Sale this weekend

Alafair Antique & Estate Company holding Summer Blowout Sale this weekend

Advertiser Alafair Antique & Estate Company will be holding a huge Summer Inventory BLOWOUT SALE – with 40-70% entire store – all this weekend! Includes all furniture, vintage movie posters,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Cheveux Design’s Master Colorist transforms ‘Oops!’ to <i>‘Oooh!’</i>

Cheveux Design’s Master Colorist transforms ‘Oops!’ to ‘Oooh!’

Barbara West-Gavin of Cheveux Design. Cheveux Design’s Master Colorist can transform “Oops!” to “Oooh!” Let’s face it, coloring your hair doesn’t always go the... [Read more]

Two Burien restaurants closed for operating without valid food permits

Two Burien restaurants closed for operating without valid food permits

Public Health – Seattle & King County announced on Monday (July 20) that they have closed the following two Burien restaurants: Mejora Tu Vida – Burien, 7/20/15 13607 Ambaum Blvd SW, Burien,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Normandy Park Senior Living & Memory Village expands Community Art Gallery

Normandy Park Senior Living & Memory Village expands Community Art Gallery

Normandy Park Art Gallery celebrated its grand opening last month with over 60 attendees, featuring art from five local artists, and will expand this month adding work from three Artists-In-Residence.... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s ‘Boiling Point’ Seafood Boil & Fundraiser will be Saturday, Aug. 8

Discover Burien’s ‘Boiling Point’ Seafood Boil & Fundraiser will be Saturday, Aug. 8

Discover Burien’s first-ever ‘Boiling Point’ Seafood Boil and Fundraiser will be held starting at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 8 on the beach of Seahurst Park, located at 1600 SW Seahurst Park Road in... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: New ‘Hot Feet Fitness’ opens at SW 152nd & Ambaum Blvd. SW

B-TOWN BIZ: New ‘Hot Feet Fitness’ opens at SW 152nd & Ambaum Blvd. SW

The brand new Hot Feet Fitness – located at 816 SW 152nd Street (where the old Start Fresh Market/Goodie Gumdrops was located) – has ‘soft opened,’ and is offering free classes through... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Meet Greg Johnston, Author of ‘Washington’s Pacific Coast’ at Page 2 Books Saturday

Meet Greg Johnston, Author of ‘Washington’s Pacific Coast’ at Page 2 Books Saturday

Greg Johnston, Author of “Washington’s Pacific Coast,” will be doing a book signing at Advertiser Page 2 Books at 1 p.m. on Saturday, July 18. Washington’s coast is a unique adventure destination... [Read more]

Prosecutor announces initiative to close 15 unlicensed marijuana stores

Prosecutor announces initiative to close 15 unlicensed marijuana stores

From our sister site The White Center Blog: From left, Sheriff John Urquhart, Dan Satterberg, and Russ Hauge of the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board, outside the KCSO Storefront in White Center... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Author of ‘The League of Regrettable Superheroes’ at Page 2 Books Saturday

Author of ‘The League of Regrettable Superheroes’ at Page 2 Books Saturday

Jon Morris, Author of “The League of Regrettable Superheroes,” will be holding a Book Signing At Page 2 Books at 10 a.m. this Saturday, July 11. Do you remember comic books featuring Doll Man, Doctor... [Read more]

Sponsored Post ‘Where’s Waldo?’ Somewhere in Burien, and Page 2 Books is holding a contest

‘Where’s Waldo?’ Somewhere in Burien, and Page 2 Books is holding a contest

Waldo is hiding within 25 businesses in downtown Burien. If you find him, you can win great prizes in Page 2 Books’ second annual “Where’s Waldo?” scavenger hunt! Here’s how to play: Pick... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Don’t miss St. Vincent de Paul’s Vintage Sale this weekend; Fashion Show Friday

Don’t miss St. Vincent de Paul’s Vintage Sale this weekend; Fashion Show Friday

Vintage Lovers get ready – don’t miss Advertiser St. Vincent de Paul’s special Vintage Sale this weekend, starting on Friday, July 10 and continuing through Sunday, July 12, from 11 a.m.... [Read more]

Burien businessman makes video about city’s parking issue, gets on local TV

Burien businessman makes video about city’s parking issue, gets on local TV

Burien businessman John White, who first got attention for his disdain of the city’s parking regulations by writing a Letter to the Editor to the blog (read it here), has created a video explaining his... [Read more]

Southwest King County Chamber awards $11,000 to Puget Sound Skills Center

Southwest King County Chamber awards $11,000 to Puget Sound Skills Center

The Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce recently awarded $11,000 to Burien’s Puget Sound Skills Center, to help the school build a composites lab in their autobody tech program. Left to right:... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Endolyne Joe’s says ‘Welcome to La Isla de Cuba!’ with Cuban menu

Advertiser Endolyne Joe’s says ‘Welcome to La Isla de Cuba!’ with Cuban menu

Advertiser Endolyne Joe’s says “Welcome to La Isla de Cuba! We have unique and flavorful blends of delicious Cuban cuisine!” Here’s what’s on their menu: BREAKFAST: Mojo... [Read more]

LETTER: Small Business Owner seeking others having problems with City

LETTER: Small Business Owner seeking others having problems with City

[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:] HAVE YOU TRIED TO OPEN A small LOCAL BUSINESS... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Frankie’s B-Town Bistro offering Copper River Salmon for Father’s Day

Frankie’s B-Town Bistro offering Copper River Salmon for Father’s Day

Advertiser Frankie’s B-Town Bistro wants all our Readers to know that they’ll be serving up a special Copper River Sockeye Salmon Dinner on Father’s day (Sunday, June 21), for just $26.... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Need physical therapy? Life in Balance Physical Therapy & Pilates can help!

Need physical therapy? Life in Balance Physical Therapy & Pilates can help!

“Do you need physical therapy? See the therapists at Life in Balance Physical Therapy & Pilates.” You are the most important member of your healthcare team and are entitled to choose your fellow... [Read more]

Sponsored Post New Kayak Bar & Grill celebrating family-friendly style with Father’s Day special

New Kayak Bar & Grill celebrating family-friendly style with Father’s Day special

The new Kayak is all spruced up and ready. Kayak is a family-friendly restaurant for all ages. Kayak’s patio is also open for business! The new Kayak Bar & Grill – located at 635 SW 152nd Street... [Read more]

Groundbreaking for construction of new Merril Gardens project will be June 25

Groundbreaking for construction of new Merril Gardens project will be June 25

Click images to see larger versions. The City of Burien, in partnership with Merrill Gardens, Pillar Properties and Legacy Partners, will be holding a groundbreaking ceremony for the remaining phases... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Free Wine Tasting at Tin Room Bar will be this Thursday, June 18

Free Wine Tasting at Tin Room Bar will be this Thursday, June 18

Advertiser the Tin Room Bar & Theater will be holding its FREE June Wine Tasting this Thursday, June 18, from 5 – 7 p.m. Featured wines: Chandon Brut Classic, California Classic balance typifies... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Pit Stop Bottle Shop holding Father’s Day Car Show ‘After Party’ this Sunday

Pit Stop Bottle Shop holding Father’s Day Car Show ‘After Party’ this Sunday

Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop is inviting everyone over 21 to their special Father’s Day Car Show After Party this Sunday, June 21, from 4 – 7 p.m. “Come and join us after the car show... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Celebrate the Old West at El Dorado West Retirement Community June 17

Celebrate the Old West at El Dorado West Retirement Community June 17

Advertiser El Dorado West Retirement Community will be celebrating the Old West on Wednesday, June 17, from 5:30 – 7 p.m. with blackjack, craps, music & dancing, wine & beer, smoked salmon with... [Read more]

Sponsored Post The Vet Says…Summer poses serious risks for our furry friends

The Vet Says…Summer poses serious risks for our furry friends

Advertiser Priceless Pet Clinic has some summer-related advice for all pet owners: What a great Spring we’ve had! I can’t recall the last time we’ve had so many beautiful sunny days this early in... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Endolyne Joe’s running ‘Roenis Elias Game Day Draft Beer Promo’!

Endolyne Joe’s running ‘Roenis Elias Game Day Draft Beer Promo’!

Advertiser Endolyne Joe’s is running a special Roenis Elias Game Day Draft Beer Promotion! (if you don’t know who Roenis Elias is, he’s a 26-year old, left-handed Cuban pitcher for the... [Read more]

INTERN’S VIEW: ‘Piper’ the dog will greet you at Burien’s Maven Mercantile

INTERN’S VIEW: ‘Piper’ the dog will greet you at Burien’s Maven Mercantile

  Story & Photos by Sterling Paris South King Media Intern On SW 152 Street (seems to be my favorite street!) in downtown Burien is a restaurant called Maven Mercantile, which was first opened... [Read more]