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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]

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]