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Packed house hears lively debate at B-Town Blog Candidate Forum Tuesday

Packed house hears lively debate at B-Town Blog Candidate Forum Tuesday

by Ralph Nichols Hopefuls for Burien City Council positions One and Seven discussed their views on a variety of issues at a candidates’ forum presented by the B-Town Blog at the ERAC building on Tuesday... [Read more]

B-Town Blog Candidate Forum is this Tuesday; your questions wanted!

B-Town Blog Candidate Forum is this Tuesday; your questions wanted!

REMINDER: The first of our two B-Town Blog Candidate Forums, featuring the Burien City Council races, is set for this Tuesday, July 16. Candidates who will be participating are: Position One: Lauren Berkowitz Jack... [Read more]

Burien City Council Candidates Confront Issues At B-Town Blog Forum

Burien City Council Candidates Confront Issues At B-Town Blog Forum

by Ralph Nichols All six candidates for three seats on the Burien Council exchanged views in an Oct. 12 forum presented by the B-Town Blog. The candidates are: Position 2 – Greg Duff and Lucy Krakowiak Position... [Read more]

Tukwila Candidates Forum Is Tonight At Billy Baroo’s Restaurant

Tukwila Candidates Forum Is Tonight At Billy Baroo’s Restaurant

A Tukwila-based Candidates Forum is happening tonight, Thursday, Oct. 13, starting at 7 p.m. It will be held at Billy Baroo’s Restaurant, located at Foster Golf Links, 13500 Interurban Avenue South in... [Read more]

UPDATE: All 6 Candidates Will Participate In Wed. Night’s Forum

UPDATE: All 6 Candidates Will Participate In Wed. Night’s Forum

It should be an interesting night, this Wednesday evening, Oct. 12, as we have just confirmed that all six candidates will attend our B-Town Blog Candidates Forum for the three open seats on the Burien... [Read more]

REMINDER: B-Town Blog Candidates Forum Is Wed. At Gregory Heights School

REMINDER: B-Town Blog Candidates Forum Is Wed. At Gregory Heights School

We, your trusty, award-winning neighborhood news blog, are hosting another Candidates Forum. It’s this coming Wednesday, Oct. 12th, with an 8pm start time, and will be held at a new location: Gregory... [Read more]

King County Council District 8 Candidates Exchange Views at B-Town Blog Forum

King County Council District 8 Candidates Exchange Views at B-Town Blog Forum

By Ralph Nichols The three candidates for King County Council from District 8, which includes Burien and White Center, faced off in a forum sponsored by BTB Tuesday evening (Aug 2). Next up for Joe McDermott,... [Read more]

The B-Town Blog’s King County Council Candidates Forum Is TONIGHT!

The B-Town Blog’s King County Council Candidates Forum Is TONIGHT!

REMINDER: The next B-Town Blog Candidates Forum, focusing on the King County Council, is TONIGHT at 8 p.m. at the ERAC building in Burien! This one features the three candidates running for the King County... [Read more]

Burien City Council Candidates Exchange Views At Lively B-Town Blog Forum

Burien City Council Candidates Exchange Views At Lively B-Town Blog Forum

"He's a really nice guy," said Burien City Councilmember Gordon Shaw about his opponent Joey Martinez at the conclusion of Tuesday night's Candidates Forum. Photo by Scott Schaefer. by... [Read more]

REMINDER: Burien City Council Candidates Forum Is TONIGHT At 7pm

REMINDER: Burien City Council Candidates Forum Is TONIGHT At 7pm

REMINDER: The next B-Town Blog Candidates Forum is set for TONIGHT – Tuesday, July 26 at 7 p.m. – and YOU are invited to attend, listen, learn and, if you wish, quiz the candidates yourself. This one... [Read more]

REMINDER: Judge’s Forum Is Tonight At 7pm At The ERAC Center

REMINDER: Judge’s Forum Is Tonight At 7pm At The ERAC Center

Everyone is invited tonight (Tuesday, Oct. 19th) at 7pm to a Candidates Forum, which will feature two women running for District Court Judge: Susan Mahoney vs Judith Eiler. Moderating the debate will... [Read more]

You Be The Judge – Our Final Candidates Forum Is This Tuesday

You Be The Judge – Our Final Candidates Forum Is This Tuesday

Everyone is invited Tuesday night to our final candidates forum for this election season, which starts at 7pm at the ERAC Center in Burien. This one is a little different: It’ll be kind of like being... [Read more]

North Highline Unincorporated Council’s Candidates Forum Is Oct. 21st

North Highline Unincorporated Council’s Candidates Forum Is Oct. 21st

The North Highline Unincorporated Area Council is hosting a Candidates Forum on Thursday, Oct. 21st at the Greenbridge YWCA Learning Center, located at 9720 8th Ave SW in White Center. The forum begins... [Read more]

Fitzgibbon, Heavey Make Pitch For Votes At B-Town Blog Forum

Fitzgibbon, Heavey Make Pitch For Votes At B-Town Blog Forum

Candidates and Panelists make final preparations before starting Tuesday night's Candidates Forum. Photo by Scott Schaefer. by Ralph Nichols [REPORTER’S NOTE: Writing on the fast-paced exchanges... [Read more]

REMINDER: Will Fitzgibbon & Heavey Pick Bones With Each Other Tuesday?

REMINDER: Will Fitzgibbon & Heavey Pick Bones With Each Other Tuesday?

REMINDER: The B-Town Blog is hosting our fourth Candidates Debate Tuesday, Oct. 12th, from 7pm – 8:10pm, featuring the two candidates running for the State House of Representatives, 34th District, Position... [Read more]

It’s Fitzgibbon vs Heavey In Next B-Town Blog Candidates Debate Tuesday

It’s Fitzgibbon vs Heavey In Next B-Town Blog Candidates Debate Tuesday

Everyone is again invited to attend – and participate in – the next B-Town Blog Candidates Debate, set for Tuesday, Oct. 12th at 7pm, when Joe Fitzgibbon and Mike Heavey will face off at the ERAC Building... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Pics From Tuesday Night’s King County Council Candidates Forum

PHOTOS: Pics From Tuesday Night’s King County Council Candidates Forum

Plenty of photos were taken at Tuesday night’s B-Town Blog King County Council Candidates’ Forum by both Michael Brunk and Nicholas Johnson, and it didn’t take long until Scott Schaefer... [Read more]

King County Council Candidates Face-Off At League Of Women Voters Forum

King County Council Candidates Face-Off At League Of Women Voters Forum

by Ralph Nichols All four candidates vying to represent District 8, which includes Burien and North Highline, on the King County Council met in their last scheduled pre-primary face-off at Seattle First... [Read more]

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A Reader’s Review Of Our Candidates Forum

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A Reader’s Review Of Our Candidates Forum

Candidates for the King County Council District 8 position; Diana Toledo, Shawn McEvoy, Joe McDermott, and Tim Fahey met for the first community forum of the primary cycle. Sponsored by The B-Town Blog... [Read more]