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Vote LOCAL in KING5’s ‘Best of Western Washington,’ which ends this Friday

Vote LOCAL in KING5’s ‘Best of Western Washington,’ which ends this Friday

KING5’s annual ‘Best of Western Washington‘ contest ends this Friday, Oct. 24, so now would be a good time to cast your votes to help some of our local businesses! Several area businesses... [Read more]

Soundside Alliance Outlook Breakfast will be Wednesday, Nov. 5

Soundside Alliance Outlook Breakfast will be Wednesday, Nov. 5

The Soundside Alliance – a consortium of cities which includes Burien, Des Moines, Normandy Park, SeaTac and Tukwila – will be holding an ‘Outlook Breakfast’ on Wednesday, Nov. 5 from... [Read more]

Proposal to double B&O tax on larger businesses submitted to City Council

Proposal to double B&O tax on larger businesses submitted to City Council

by Jack Mayne In order to seek potential boutique hotels, arts facilities and increased general business, Burien City Manager Kamuron Gurol is proposing to double the city’s Business and Occupations... [Read more]

WATERLAND BLOG: Recreational Pot Store opens in Des Moines

WATERLAND BLOG: Recreational Pot Store opens in Des Moines

From our sister site The Waterland Blog comes news that a recreational pot store is opening in Des Moines this week. This will be the only retail marijuana store between Seattle and Tacoma. Read the full... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Oktoberfest is coming to Normandy Park Senior Living on Thursday, Oct. 23

Oktoberfest is coming to Normandy Park Senior Living on Thursday, Oct. 23

Munich has come to Normandy Park! Join us for Essen und Trinken (food and drink) and lively Entertainment. Bavarian Costumes optional! Thursday, October 23rd 4:00PM to 6:00PM Join us for a Bavarian Buffet... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Judson Park’s Holiday Bazaar will be Friday, Nov. 14

Judson Park’s Holiday Bazaar will be Friday, Nov. 14

Advertiser Judson Park’s 2014 Holiday Bazaar will be held on Friday, Nov. 14, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at their campus at 23600 Marine View Drive South in Des Moines. “We’ll have hand-crafted... [Read more]

Sponsored Post REMINDER: Advertiser Cheveux Design’s Grand Opening Party is Saturday

REMINDER: Advertiser Cheveux Design’s Grand Opening Party is Saturday

REMINDER: Advertiser Cheveux Design will be holding a Grand Opening party this Saturday, Oct. 18 from 5 – 7:30 p.m. at their salon at 18537 1st Ave South, Suite C in Normandy Park. Here’s what... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Congrats to Nancy Pimentel Blankenship for winning Colorescience’s contest

Congrats to Nancy Pimentel Blankenship for winning Colorescience’s contest

Congratulations to Nancy Pimentel Blankenship for being the winner of Colorescience’s first Facebook contest! Nancy takes home a Core-Four Beauty Regimen and an On-The-Go Brush Set. Would YOU like... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser El Dorado West’s ‘Community Appreciation Extravaganza’ is Saturday

Advertiser El Dorado West’s ‘Community Appreciation Extravaganza’ is Saturday

Advertiser El Dorado West will be holding its first-ever Community Appreciation Extravaganza this Saturday, Oct. 18, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. at their campus at 101 SW 134th Street in Burien. Here’s... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Quaff a brew at Pit Stop Bottle Shop’s grand opening on Thursday, Oct. 16!

Quaff a brew at Pit Stop Bottle Shop’s grand opening on Thursday, Oct. 16!

After months of hard work, Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop will officially “Grand Open” on Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014 at 1 p.m. at their location at 216 SW 153rd Street…

Sponsored Post Advertiser Cheveux Design holding Grand Opening Party on Saturday, Oct. 18

Advertiser Cheveux Design holding Grand Opening Party on Saturday, Oct. 18

Advertiser Cheveux Design will be holding a Grand Opening party on Saturday, Oct. 18 from 5 – 7:30 p.m. at their salon at 18537 1st Ave South, Suite C in Normandy Park. Here’s what to expect: Ribbon... [Read more]

Sponsored Post This Fall, think of Advertiser Burien Trophy for awards, gifts and more!

This Fall, think of Advertiser Burien Trophy for awards, gifts and more!

We stopped in recently to say Hi to B-Town Blog Advertiser Angie Coy-Jackson of Burien Trophy, which is located at 213 SW 153rd right here in B-Town. Burien Trophy had a busy summer providing trophies... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Boulevard Park Place Retirement Community keeps Seniors active

Boulevard Park Place Retirement Community keeps Seniors active

When we visit Advertiser Boulevard Park Place Retirement Community, the accent is always on Community. Owner Ron Steinman and family are committed to making Boulevard Park Place a vibrant, friendly place... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Cheer on the Seahawks this Monday night at Advertiser ACME Bowl!

Cheer on the Seahawks this Monday night at Advertiser ACME Bowl!

Here’s a good idea: Cheer on the Seattle Seahawks this Monday night, Oct. 6 as they dive into Monday night football at Advertiser ACME Bowl in Tukwila. Things kick off at 5:30 p.m. In the bar (for... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Explorer West Middle School holding three Open Houses

Advertiser Explorer West Middle School holding three Open Houses

Please “Try Out” Advertiser Explorer West Middle School during one of its upcoming Open House events: Oct. 15, 2014 6:30-8:00pm Nov. 15, 2014 10:00-11:30am Dec. 9, 2014 6:30-8:00pm Location: Explorer... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Getting your home ready for the holidays? Call GMV Construction!

Getting your home ready for the holidays? Call GMV Construction!

If the crisp air has you thinking about gathering family and friends for the holidays, now is a great time to tackle those home improvement projects you have been putting off. And new Advertiser... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Welcome our newest Advertiser – Burien Natural Health Center

Welcome our newest Advertiser – Burien Natural Health Center

We offer a warm welcome to our newest B-Town Blog Advertiser, Burien Natural Health Center. They are a health and wellness boutique specializing in Acupuncture, herbs, and professional, highly experienced... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: In business for 64 years, Wah Kue Restaurant may close soon

B-TOWN BIZ: In business for 64 years, Wah Kue Restaurant may close soon

Wah Kue Restaurant – in business and run by the same family for 64 years at 13434 1st Ave South in Burien – may close soon if a new owner isn’t found. According to Gina, who has worked there... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Two shows Thursday night at Tin Room Bar & Theater’s Comedy Night!

Two shows Thursday night at Tin Room Bar & Theater’s Comedy Night!

Tickets are going fast for Advertiser the Tin Room Bar & Theater’s Comedy Night – with two shows (6 & 8 p.m.) this Thursday night, Sept. 25! Tickets are $14.95 each, and are available... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Home Helpers helps 94-year old man after fall

Advertiser Home Helpers helps 94-year old man after fall

From Advertiser Home Helpers and Direct Link of South King County: A 94-year old client lives at home, alone. He loves his home here in South King County but his eldest son was becoming concerned when... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Economy Wiring/Y.B. Tubless holding annual FREE BBQ Oct. 4

Advertiser Economy Wiring/Y.B. Tubless holding annual FREE BBQ Oct. 4

Advertiser Economy Wiring, in conjunction with Y.B Tubless, will be presenting its Annual FREE BBQ on Oct. 4. “Come on down and grab some free BBQ, smoked to perfection on one of our Traeger Grills!”... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Welcome back Advertiser ‘Care-a-Lot Learning Center’ with new features!

Welcome back Advertiser ‘Care-a-Lot Learning Center’ with new features!

Please welcome back Advertiser Care-a-Lot Learning Center, whose baby room and one/two-year old room is now open! They also now service Gregory Heights Elementary School for the school age class, which... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser El Dorado West Retirement Community Ribbon Cutting is Sept. 18

Advertiser El Dorado West Retirement Community Ribbon Cutting is Sept. 18

Advertiser El Dorado West Retirement Community will be holding a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Business-to-Business Networking Reception on Thursday, Sept. 18, starting at 4 p.m. There will be wine, beer... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Rockabilly Retro Seattle has lost its lease; holding huge Moving Sale this weekend

Rockabilly Retro Seattle has lost its lease; holding huge Moving Sale this weekend

Advertiser Rockabilly Retro Seattle has lost its lease, so they’ll be holding a huge Moving Sale this Saturday and Sunday (Sept. 13-14) from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.! “We are at the end of our lease and... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Colorescience holding Back-to-School Sale during September

Advertiser Colorescience holding Back-to-School Sale during September

Advertiser Colorescience is holding a special Back-to-School Sale during the month of September. Received 25% off purchase if you come in any day in September and get a free beauty regimen application. Colorescience... [Read more]

Property owner fined nearly $8,000 by City of Burien for code violations

Property owner fined nearly $8,000 by City of Burien for code violations

by Jack Mayne At the August 4 Burien City Council meeting, Angela Cheng, owner of Dragon Pearl Restaurant, told Council members she has owned the business in Burien for 38 years –– “never a violation,”... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: ‘Hot Feet Fitness’ to open Sept. 1

B-TOWN BIZ: ‘Hot Feet Fitness’ to open Sept. 1

Burien businessman Jerrod Sessler has soft-opened ‘Hot Feet Fitness’ at Bikram Yoga in downtown Burien. “‘Hot Feet Fitness’ is a unique concept, offering 21-minute high... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest welcomes Victoria Gulsvig

Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest welcomes Victoria Gulsvig

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest is welcoming its newest Agent – Victoria Gulsvig – to its Burien office. Victoria has been a real estate agent for over 10 years. “She... [Read more]