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REMINDER: Benefit screening of UFO film for Discover Burien is Friday, Aug. 1

REMINDER: Benefit screening of UFO film for Discover Burien is Friday, Aug. 1

REMINDER: A benefit screening of the locally-produced UFO film “The Maury Island Incident” for Discover Burien will be in one week – Friday night, Aug. 1 – at the Tin Theater, with the... [Read more]

REMINDER: Benefit screening of local UFO film for Discover Burien is Aug. 1

REMINDER: Benefit screening of local UFO film for Discover Burien is Aug. 1

REMINDER: A benefit screening of the locally-produced UFO film “The Maury Island Incident” for Discover Burien will be in two weeks – Friday night, Aug. 1 – at the Tin Theater, starting... [Read more]

Benefit screening of local UFO film for Discover Burien will be Friday, Aug. 1

Benefit screening of local UFO film for Discover Burien will be Friday, Aug. 1

A benefit screening of the locally-produced UFO film “The Maury Island Incident” for Discover Burien will take place on Friday night, Aug. 1 at the Tin Theater, starting at 7 p.m. “The Maury... [Read more]

Winners announced for 2014 Father’s Day Car Show & Chili Cook-Off

Winners announced for 2014 Father’s Day Car Show & Chili Cook-Off

Congrats to the following Father’s Day Car Show participants who ended up taking home an award for their cars: Oldest/Original Car: Eric Moe – 1917 Model T Date Car: Dennis Engberg – 1955... [Read more]

Five elected to Discover Burien Board Wednesday night

Five elected to Discover Burien Board Wednesday night

At Wednesday night’s (June 11) annual membership meeting and election at Navos, five members were elected to the Discover Burien Board of Directors. Each will serve a three-year term for the local,... [Read more]

Hey Chili Chefs – now’s your chance to prove you’ve got the winning recipe!

Hey Chili Chefs – now’s your chance to prove you’ve got the winning recipe!

Think you’ve got the BEST chili recipe? Want to show off what your grandma used to make? Or better yet, that special, secret recipe YOU invented? Sign up your restaurant, office, friends or family... [Read more]

Over 5 tons of trash was picked up during Discover Burien’s ‘Clean Sweep’

Over 5 tons of trash was picked up during Discover Burien’s ‘Clean Sweep’

The numbers are finally in for the 2014 Burien Clean Sweep – over 200 volunteers arrived at Fire Station No.2 to help keep Burien clean the morning of April 29, and collected a total of 5.34 tons of... [Read more]

6 nominees announced for 5 seats on Discover Burien Board; election June 11

6 nominees announced for 5 seats on Discover Burien Board; election June 11

[EDITOR'S NOTE: BTB Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer is on the Board of Discover Burien, a local business non-profit.] Discover Burien’s Annual Membership Meeting and Board Elections is scheduled for... [Read more]

REMINDER: Burien’s Clean Sweep & Shred Day is this Saturday, April 26

REMINDER: Burien’s Clean Sweep & Shred Day is this Saturday, April 26

[EDITOR'S NOTE: BTB Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer is on the Board of Discover Burien, a local business non-profit.] REMINDER: It’s time again to roll up your sleeves to tackle trash and beautify Burien... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s 2014 Farmers Market season starts Thursday, May 1

Discover Burien’s 2014 Farmers Market season starts Thursday, May 1

[EDITOR'S NOTE: BTB Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer is on the Board of Discover Burien, a local business non-profit.] Discover Burien will again put on its weekly Farmers Market starting Thursday, May... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s annual Clean Sweep & Shred Day will be Saturday, April 26

Discover Burien’s annual Clean Sweep & Shred Day will be Saturday, April 26

[EDITOR'S NOTE: BTB Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer is on the Board of Discover Burien, a local business non-profit.] It’s time again to roll up those sleeves to tackle trash and beautify Burien during... [Read more]

Discover Burien Awards Dinner and Auction raises over $16,000

Discover Burien Awards Dinner and Auction raises over $16,000

[EDITOR'S NOTE: BTB Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer is on the Board of Discover Burien, a local business non-profit.] The Discover Burien Awards Dinner and Auction, held on Friday, March 28, raised over... [Read more]

Discover Burien gives out awards to locals who are ‘Making Burien Awesome’

Discover Burien gives out awards to locals who are ‘Making Burien Awesome’

[EDITOR'S NOTE: BTB Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer is on the Board of Discover Burien, a local business non-profit whose mission is 'Making Burien Awesome!'] Story & Photos by Scott Schaefer Discover... [Read more]

Discover Burien announces ‘Best of Burien’ award winners; dinner is Mar. 28

Discover Burien announces ‘Best of Burien’ award winners; dinner is Mar. 28

[DISCLAIMER: BTB Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer is a Board member for Discover Burien, a local non-profit business association.] On Tuesday (March 18), Discover Burien announced its ‘Best of Burien’... [Read more]

REMINDER: Deadline to vote for Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien’ is Wed.

REMINDER: Deadline to vote for Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien’ is Wed.

REMINDER: The deadline to vote for Discover Burien’s annual ‘Best of Burien’ competition is this Wednesday, March 5 – to place your vote, click here. Winners will be announced at the organization’s... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Best of Burien’ Dinner/Auction will be March 28

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Best of Burien’ Dinner/Auction will be March 28

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Best of Burien’ Dinner and Auction fundraiser will be held starting at 6 p.m. on Friday, March 28 at the Burien Community Center, located at 14700 6th Ave SW. The... [Read more]

Ribbon Cutting for ‘Kre-8-Tive Kidz International Academy’ is Saturday

Ribbon Cutting for ‘Kre-8-Tive Kidz International Academy’ is Saturday

Discover Burien will be welcoming a new business to B-Town – Kre-8-Tive Kidz International Academy – with a special ribbon cutting ceremony and open house this Saturday, Feb. 8…

REMINDER: Enjoy soup in an artistic bowl, fight hunger at ‘Empty Bowls’ Fri.

REMINDER: Enjoy soup in an artistic bowl, fight hunger at ‘Empty Bowls’ Fri.

REMINDER: Help fight hunger in our community AND enjoy some great food at the 2014 ‘Empty Bowls’ fundraiser this Friday, Jan. 31 at the Burien Community Center…

Andrea Reay selected as new Executive Director of Discover Burien

Andrea Reay selected as new Executive Director of Discover Burien

The Board of Discover Burien (NOTE: BTB Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer sits on the board) announced Thursday, Dec. 5 that Andrea Reay will serve as its new Executive Director. “The board worked extremely... [Read more]

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ is this Saturday, Dec. 7

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ is this Saturday, Dec. 7

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ is this Saturday, Dec. 7, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. in downtown Burien. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., stroll streets decked out in their holiday... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s annual Winterfest will be Saturday, Dec. 7

Discover Burien’s annual Winterfest will be Saturday, Dec. 7

Discover Burien‘s annual Winterfest will be held Saturday, Dec. 7 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This community event welcomes the holiday season with free horse-drawn carriage rides, hay rides and festive... [Read more]

A new Burien Map – available as an App – has arrived

A new Burien Map – available as an App – has arrived

You may have already heard – a new Burien map has arrived – and it’s available as an App. Town Graphics has worked with Discover Burien to create a map of the city that incorporates both a colorful... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Ribbon cutting for ‘The Greek House’ is Saturday at 4pm

B-TOWN BIZ: Ribbon cutting for ‘The Greek House’ is Saturday at 4pm

Discover Burien will be holding a ribbon cutting celebration for new business ‘The Greek House’ this Saturday, Oct. 19 at 4 p.m. Here’s a video featuring Discover Burien President John... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s ‘Boo in Burien’ will be Saturday, Oct. 26

Discover Burien’s ‘Boo in Burien’ will be Saturday, Oct. 26

Discover Burien’s annual Halloween and trick-or-treat event – ‘Boo in Burien’ – will be Saturday, Oct. 26 from Noon – 4:30 p.m. along SW 152nd Street in Burien. Unleash the little... [Read more]

JOB: Discover Burien seeking new Executive Director; deadline is Friday

JOB: Discover Burien seeking new Executive Director; deadline is Friday

[EDITOR'S NOTE: BTB Publisher/Editor Scott Schaefer serves on the board of Discover Burien, a local non-profit business association.] REMINDER: Discover Burien is seeking a new, part-time Executive Director,... [Read more]

Come say good-bye to Discover Burien’s Gina Bourdage at Sidestreet Friday

Come say good-bye to Discover Burien’s Gina Bourdage at Sidestreet Friday

As we first reported Sept. 25, Discover Burien Executive Director Gina Bourdage has resigned her position, and is off to serve at another non-profit in Seattle. But tonight – Friday, Oct. 11, starting... [Read more]