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Burien company Dutch Dog Design wins International Design award

Burien company Dutch Dog Design wins International Design award

One thing we’ve learned about Burien from covering our little burgh for the last 11+ years is that we are very passionate about our pets! It’s just this sort of passion which has led one of our... [Read more]

District announces recommendation for Highline High School’s new north wall

District announces recommendation for Highline High School’s new north wall

After several weeks of public feedback, Highline High School project staff, architects, contractors and district leaders have reached a final consensus recommendation on Design Concept 1 for the new north... [Read more]

New designs unveiled for Highline High rebuild; which do you like best?

New designs unveiled for Highline High rebuild; which do you like best?

The Highline Pirates have a brand new ship on order – and conceptual design plans were released to the public at the school at a community meeting on Thursday night, Oct. 19…

SNEAK PEEK: Check Out Our Brand New Website Re-Design!

SNEAK PEEK: Check Out Our Brand New Website Re-Design!

by April Foo Special to The B-Town Blob South King Media is currently doing a major re-design of The B-Town Blob, and we’d like to give our Readers a special sneak peek of what we’re up to! Be... [Read more]

LETTER: New Sylvester Bridge ‘Unsafe’, ‘Example Of Poor Engineering’

LETTER: New Sylvester Bridge ‘Unsafe’, ‘Example Of Poor Engineering’

The new Sylvester Road bridge is an example of poor engineering in regards to pedestrian safety and use considerations. The new bridge design has the bridge sidewalk on the west side instead of the current... [Read more]

Sponsored Post New Advertiser Statements Will Bring A Touch Of Elegance To Your Home

New Advertiser Statements Will Bring A Touch Of Elegance To Your Home

Tucked away in Olde Burien, new BTB Advertiser Statements Home Decor held their grand opening on May 1st, offering distinctive furnishing and fine gifts. As we do with all our Advertisers, we’re... [Read more]

Burien’s Roger Patten Floats New, Patented Idea For 520 Bridge

Burien’s Roger Patten Floats New, Patented Idea For 520 Bridge

by Rachel M. Lusby Burien resident Roger Patten, of Roger Patten AIA, says he has come up with the best way to replace bridge structures such as the 520 floating bridge by way of his invention, the “buoyancy... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Welcome Our Latest Advertiser: Michael O’Neill Interiors

Welcome Our Latest Advertiser: Michael O’Neill Interiors

Interior home design should be affordable, timeless and sustainable – authentic, but reflective of the owner’s personality and what appeals to them aesthetically,” said B-town Blog’s... [Read more]

Highline Heritage Museum Nominated For Sustainable Design, & You Can Vote!

Highline Heritage Museum Nominated For Sustainable Design, & You Can Vote!

Burien’s Highline Heritage Museum building, which is planned to be built at 819 SW 152nd Street, has been nominated for an AIA “What Makes It Green” award for sustainable design. According... [Read more]

Highline Medical Center Holding Kids’ Billboard Contest

Highline Medical Center Holding Kids’ Billboard Contest

Burien’s Highline Medical Center is holding a children’s “Kidz Tipz for Safety” billboard contest in association with Highline Public Schools, in an effort to engage kids in childhood... [Read more]

Welcome Our Latest Advertiser: Three-Tree Carpentry Services!

Welcome Our Latest Advertiser: Three-Tree Carpentry Services!

Please welcome our latest Advertiser: Three-Tree Custom Carpentry Services! Proprietor Matthew Feeney tells us that he’s “local, specialized, and service-oriented.” “As a twelve-year... [Read more]

Welcome Our New Advertiser: Klokkevold Interior Fabrication

Welcome Our New Advertiser: Klokkevold Interior Fabrication

The B-Town Blog is proud to welcome our newest Advertiser: Klokkevold Interior Fabrication, located at 15407 Ambaum Blvd. in Burien: http://www.b-townblog.com/wp-content/media/Klokkevold1_320x240.flv Klokkevold... [Read more]

New Burien Libary Design To Be Unveiled Tonight At 7pm

New Burien Libary Design To Be Unveiled Tonight At 7pm

Tonight at 7pm, the architectural team from Ruffcorn Mott Hinthorne Stine will present the design for the new city library building at the current (soon to be old) Burien Library, located at 14700 Sixth... [Read more]