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Normandy Park Dairy Queen demolished to make way for new Starbucks

Normandy Park Dairy Queen demolished to make way for new Starbucks

From our sister site The Normandy Park Blog: Demolition began Monday, Jan. 21 on the old Dairy Queen building located at 17827 1st Ave South in Normandy Park near the QFC. This location will next serve... [Read more]

BREAKING: Purchase of Burien building by Noble Healthcare terminated

BREAKING: Purchase of Burien building by Noble Healthcare terminated

On Friday, Jan. 18, 2019, the purchase and sale agreement with Noble Healthcare was terminated, and the CRI Building is back on the market, building owner Dusty Dunkle announced. Dunkle said that the termination... [Read more]

Sponsored Post St. Francis of Assisi School holding Open House on Sunday, Jan. 27

St. Francis of Assisi School holding Open House on Sunday, Jan. 27

Advertiser St. Francis of Assisi School will be holding an Open House on Sunday, Jan. 27, from 11:15 a.m. – 1 p.m. These are just a few reasons why you should consider St. Francis of Assisi School for... [Read more]

VIDEO: City Manager Brian Wilson’s economic forecast for City of Burien

VIDEO: City Manager Brian Wilson’s economic forecast for City of Burien

On Friday, Jan. 12, 2019, City Manager Brian Wilson delivered an economic forecast for the city at a Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce Luncheon. In addition to Wilson, representatives from the cities... [Read more]

Nominations now open for Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien’ Awards for 2019

Nominations now open for Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien’ Awards for 2019

Nominations are now open for Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien’ Awards for 2019. Winners will be chosen from nine categories, ranging from educator to best coffee. The deadline to nominate... [Read more]

Sponsored Post New Advertiser ‘Astrology by the Bay’ wishes all a Happy New Year

New Advertiser ‘Astrology by the Bay’ wishes all a Happy New Year

Please welcome new Advertiser Astrology by the Bay: Astro Monthly Happy New Year. For the past decade or so, I have been residing in South Asia, where the new year begins on March 21st, or thereabouts.... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Dave Upthegrove reflects on his 8 favorite moments of 2018

Advertiser Dave Upthegrove reflects on his 8 favorite moments of 2018

From Advertiser Dave Upthegrove, King County Councilmember, District 5: 8 in 2018 The New Year is a chance to reflect on the past year, and look forward to the year ahead. I wanted to share some of my... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: <i>Universally Good</i>

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: Universally Good

Universally Good By Andrea H. Reay CEO/President Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce In 2018, the Chamber Board of Directors approved the organization’s first-ever strategic plan. This plan is a crucial... [Read more]

City of Burien seeking applicants for 20 citizen advisory board positions

City of Burien seeking applicants for 20 citizen advisory board positions

From the City of Burien: Want to serve your community and help shape local laws and policy? Do you have expertise to share? Consider applying for one of the 20 open citizen advisory board positions! Citizen... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce’s Economic Forecast Luncheon is Jan. 11

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce’s Economic Forecast Luncheon is Jan. 11

The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce will be presenting its second annual Economic Forecast Luncheon on Friday, Jan. 11, 2019, at Cedarbrook Lodge in SeaTac. This luncheon is presented in partnership... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber has concerns about Inslee’s proposed new budget

Seattle Southside Chamber has concerns about Inslee’s proposed new budget

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee recently proposed a new, two-year budget that calls for $3.7 billion in new and higher taxes, and also includes a 9 percent capital gains tax, which would take Washington from... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Home for the Holidays means it’s time to call Sit ‘N Stay Pet Sitting!

Home for the Holidays means it’s time to call Sit ‘N Stay Pet Sitting!

“What about the pets?” The lights are up, and holiday cheer can be seen around every corner…that means its time to visit family and friends. But what about your beloved furkids? Often times... [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]

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]

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: <i>Education IS Economic Development</i>

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: Education IS Economic Development

Education IS Economic Development By Andrea H. Reay CEO/President Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce When I first started working in and with community organizations focused on economic development... [Read more]