christmas Section

PHOTO: A rare, full Christmas Moon shines down on Burien

PHOTO: A rare, full Christmas Moon shines down on Burien

Resident Elston Hill sent us this great photo of the rare, full Christmas Moon over Burien (click image to see larger version): Elston adds: I was excited in anticipation of a full Moon for Christmas,... [Read more]

King County Sheriff’s Officer helps burglary victims have a Merry Christmas

King County Sheriff’s Officer helps burglary victims have a Merry Christmas

On Dec. 2, 2015, King County Sheriff’s Officer MPO White responded to a burglary call in the Boulevard Park area, near S. 112 and 1st Ave South.  White investigated the burglary, but there were... [Read more]

Sponsored Post DONT GO TO THE MALL! Find great gifts and SHOP LOCAL at Page 2 Books

DONT GO TO THE MALL! Find great gifts and SHOP LOCAL at Page 2 Books

The last-minute countdown has begun and you are woefully behind. Never fear! Help is as close as downtown Burien, where Page 2 Books owner Jenny Cole has assembled an impressive selection of gifts to fit... [Read more]

Recology CleanScapes announces Holiday Collection Schedule

Recology CleanScapes announces Holiday Collection Schedule

Garbage, recycling and compost collection customers served by Recology CleanScapes may experience a change in collection day during the upcoming holiday season.  Recology CleanScapes operates regularly... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Deadline to order Dan the Sausageman Gift Boxes is Midnight Wednesday!

Deadline to order Dan the Sausageman Gift Boxes is Midnight Wednesday!

Burien’s own Dan the Sausageman wants all our Readers to know that the deadline to insure Christmas delivery of his cool Gift Boxes is Midnight (Pacific time) this Wednesday, Dec. 16! All sorts of... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Burien prankster falls while putting lights up. Oh wait…

PHOTOS: Burien prankster falls while putting lights up. Oh wait…

Click images to see larger versions/slideshow: Photos by Scott Schaefer Chandra Jones’ Dad – Jeff Rhubottom Sr. – loves to play a good joke, and above you can see his most excellent 2015 Christmas... [Read more]

Sponsored Post St. Luke Episcopal Church’s Annual ‘Carol Sing will be this Sunday, Dec. 20

St. Luke Episcopal Church’s Annual ‘Carol Sing will be this Sunday, Dec. 20

Join the song at St. Luke’s Annual ‘Carol Sing,’ to be held this Sunday, Dec. 20 starting at 4:30 p.m. Festive carols and stories, hot cider, cheese and wine are on the bill for this donation-only... [Read more]

Lake Burien Presbyterian Church’s Christmas Eve Service is Dec. 24

Lake Burien Presbyterian Church’s Christmas Eve Service is Dec. 24

Lake Burien Presbyterian Church will be holding a Christmas Eve Service at 6 p.m. on Dec. 24. Lake Burien Presbyterian Church reflects the multi-cultural, multi-ethnic diversity of our neighborhood and... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Clothing & Jewelry Sale at Advertiser Blissful Knead this Thursday, Dec. 10

Clothing & Jewelry Sale at Advertiser Blissful Knead this Thursday, Dec. 10

Advertiser Blissful Knead is teaming up with local businesses Howard & Marge Happy Hour and Tiana Manola Jewelry for the “ultimate pre-holiday shopping event” at the spa, to be held this Thursday,... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Singing, good cheer highlight Economy Wiring’s annual Tree Lighting

PHOTOS: Singing, good cheer highlight Economy Wiring’s annual Tree Lighting

Story & Photos by Mark Neuman Dozens of local folks gathered in good cheer for one of Burien’s most enduring traditions on Wed. Dec. 2 – the annual Tree Lighting Festival at Economy... [Read more]

Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department seeking donations for needy families

Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department seeking donations for needy families

Photos of previous Fire Department “Light Up the Holidays” runs by Michael Brunk | nwlens.com The Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department is seeking donations to help local, needy families... [Read more]

REVIEW: BAT’s ‘A Christmas Twist’ is full of quirky humor and grace

REVIEW: BAT’s ‘A Christmas Twist’ is full of quirky humor and grace

Photos by Michael Brunk | nwlens.com Review by Shelli Park The holidays are here and when it is that time of year Burien Actors Theatre always produces an offering that is guaranteed to make you laugh... [Read more]

Get your photo with Santa at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Saturday

Get your photo with Santa at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Saturday

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest will be hosting Santa Photos during Winterfest this Saturday, Dec. 5, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at their offices at 930 SW 152nd Street in Olde... [Read more]

Sponsored Post El Dorado West’s Holiday Bazaar with Live Music & Buffet is Saturday

El Dorado West’s Holiday Bazaar with Live Music & Buffet is Saturday

Advertiser El Dorado West will be holding a Holiday Bazaar this Saturday, Dec. 5, with gifts available from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Live Music from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., and a Holiday Buffet from 11:30 a.m.... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Forget ‘Cyber Monday’ – shop Dan the Sausage Man’s ‘Cyber Sausage Week’

Forget ‘Cyber Monday’ – shop Dan the Sausage Man’s ‘Cyber Sausage Week’

Burien’s own Dan the Sausageman wants all our Readers to know that – instead of nerding out and clicking “Buy Now” from corporate websites during Cyber Monday – you should SHOP LOCAL... [Read more]

Sponsored Post FREE ‘Santa Party’ will be at the Normandy Park Cove on Sunday, Dec. 6

FREE ‘Santa Party’ will be at the Normandy Park Cove on Sunday, Dec. 6

A FREE ‘Santa Party’ will be held at the Normandy Park Cove on Sunday, Dec. 6, from 1 – 3 p.m. Join your friends, family and neighbors for holiday fun at the Cove’s annual Santa Party. It’s... [Read more]

Outdoor Living Nativity coming to Highline Christian Church Dec. 11-12

Outdoor Living Nativity coming to Highline Christian Church Dec. 11-12

Highline Christian Church’s annual Outdoor Living Nativity is returning to their campus on Friday, Dec. 11 and Saturday, Dec. 12. Friday, Dec. 11, 2015: 7:00, 7:30, and 8:00 p.m. Saturday, Dec.... [Read more]

Winterfest will be Sunday, Dec. 6 at Manhattan Village & Towne Center

Winterfest will be Sunday, Dec. 6 at Manhattan Village & Towne Center

SAVE THE DATE: Winterfest will light up both Manhattan Village and the Normandy Park Towne Center on Sunday, Dec. 6: Manhattan Village: 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. – Santa, carolers, clothing drive and raffle Normandy... [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]

Sponsored Post You can still order from Dan the Sausageman & get delivery by Christmas!

You can still order from Dan the Sausageman & get delivery by Christmas!

UPDATE: The offer for delivery by Christmas has EXPIRED. PREVIOUSLY: Burien’s own Dan the Sausageman wants all our Readers to know that there’s still time to order his special holiday gift boxes for... [Read more]

Burien Police Officers will help at this year’s ‘Shop with a Cop’ on Saturday

Burien Police Officers will help at this year’s ‘Shop with a Cop’ on Saturday

Officers from the Burien Police Department will be helping again at this year’s “Shop with a Cop” at the Covington Walmart, set for this Saturday, Dec. 13. This event is sponsored by the Maple Valley... [Read more]

Marshawn Lynch’s Mom helping local business’ ‘Toys for Tots’ drive

Marshawn Lynch’s Mom helping local business’ ‘Toys for Tots’ drive

With the help of the Mom of Marshawn Lynch, a Toys for Tots Drive is going on at Three Tree Wellness, with a chance for Donors to win a massage or Seahawks gear. This holiday season, Three Tree Wellness... [Read more]

Toys for Tots Drive starts Monday, Dec. 8

Toys for Tots Drive starts Monday, Dec. 8

The annual Toys for Tots Drive starts this coming Monday, Dec. 8, and here’s how YOU can participate: ELIGIBILITY: King County residents are eligible to receive toys for children from infant to... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Burien Bark’s Normandy Park location great place to find your Christmas tree

Burien Bark’s Normandy Park location great place to find your Christmas tree

The Burien Bark Family (Advertisers and friends of the blog) are keeping the local holiday spirit alive by opening a second Christmas tree lot once again this year. The second lot is open right now at... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Join the Song at St. Luke’s Annual Carol Sing event on Sunday, Dec. 21

Join the Song at St. Luke’s Annual Carol Sing event on Sunday, Dec. 21

Join the song at St. Luke’s Annual Carol Sing event on Sunday, Dec. 21 at 4:30 p.m.! Festive carols and stories, hot cider, cookies, cheese and wine are on the bill for this donation-only event at... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop’s 1st Tree Decorating Party is Saturday, Dec. 6

Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop’s 1st Tree Decorating Party is Saturday, Dec. 6

Advertiser Pit Stop Bottle Shop will be holding its first-ever Christmas Tree Decorating Party this Saturday, Dec. 6, starting at 6 p.m., and all are invited! “Come join us decorate our Christmas... [Read more]

Annual Burien Tree Lighting Festival will be Wednesday, Dec. 3 at Economy Wiring

Annual Burien Tree Lighting Festival will be Wednesday, Dec. 3 at Economy Wiring

It’s that time of year again – the Burien Tree Lighting Festival ceremony will begin at 5:30 p.m. this Wednesday, Dec. 3 at the large Fir tree at the Economy Wiring store located at 633 SW 148th Street... [Read more]