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Burien Farmers Market opens TODAY at Town Square Park

Burien Farmers Market opens TODAY at Town Square Park

The Burien Farmers’ Market 2016 season officially opens TODAY – Thursday, May 5 – then will run every Thursday through mid-October at Town Square Park, located at SW 152nd Street and 5th Place SW. Hours... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Hundreds help beautify Burien in annual ‘Clean Sweep’

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Hundreds help beautify Burien in annual ‘Clean Sweep’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Back with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 11-year old Isabel Herbruger – who has earned a Girl Scout badge in Journalism, and is also developing her skills for... [Read more]

Burien’s Independence Day Parade will be Seafair Sanctioned this year

Burien’s Independence Day Parade will be Seafair Sanctioned this year

Photo by Michael Brunk | nwlens.com Discover Burien announced Wednesday (April 13) that the city’s Independence Day Parade has been officially accepted as a Seafair Sanctioned Community Event. The... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to help clean Burien at ‘Clean Sweep’ on Saturday, April 30

Volunteers needed to help clean Burien at ‘Clean Sweep’ on Saturday, April 30

Volunteers are needed to roll up their sleeves to tackle trash and beautify Burien during the city’s annual ‘Clean Sweep,’ starting at 8 a.m. on Saturday, April 30, and sponsored by Recology... [Read more]

JOB: Discover Burien seeking applicants for Executive Director position

JOB: Discover Burien seeking applicants for Executive Director position

Discover Burien is actively seeking qualified candidates to submit their materials for consideration for the position of Executive Director. The position is a full-time salaried exempt position ($45,000-$50,000... [Read more]

‘Burien Bites’ Taste of Burien fundraiser will be Thursday, April 14

‘Burien Bites’ Taste of Burien fundraiser will be Thursday, April 14

Home Task and Discover Burien will be presenting the 2016 ‘Burien Bites’ Taste of Burien fundraiser event on Thursday, April 14, from 5 – 8 p.m. Join participating restaurants for a “taste”... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Clean Sweep’ will be Sat., April 30

SAVE THE DATE: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Clean Sweep’ will be Sat., April 30

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Clean Sweep’ will be held from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 30, starting at its new home base – the brand new Burien Fire Station #2, located at 900... [Read more]

REMINDER: Discover Burien awards will be presented this Friday, March 18

REMINDER: Discover Burien awards will be presented this Friday, March 18

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Best of Burien’ Dinner and Fundraising Auction will be held starting at 6 p.m. this Friday, March 18 at the Burien Community Center, located at 14700 6th Ave SW. The event... [Read more]

REMINDER: Discover Burien awards will be presented Friday, March 18

REMINDER: Discover Burien awards will be presented Friday, March 18

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Best of Burien’ Dinner and Fundraising Auction will be held starting at 6 p.m. on Friday, March 18 at the Burien Community Center, located at 14700 6th Ave SW. The event... [Read more]

Northwest Symphony Orchestra to perform at Holy Rosary Church Mar. 19

Northwest Symphony Orchestra to perform at Holy Rosary Church Mar. 19

Discover Burien member Northwest Symphony Orchestra continues their Season with a performance on Saturday, March 19, at 8 p.m. at Holy Rosary Catholic Church in West Seattle. The program will feature... [Read more]

Discover Burien awards scholarship to Highline High senior Jose Niizuma

Discover Burien awards scholarship to Highline High senior Jose Niizuma

Discover Burien awarded the first recipient of its new “Making Burien Awesome” scholarship to Jose Niizuma, a senior at Highline High School. Jose maintains a 3.7 GPA, and also participates in athletics... [Read more]

Andrea Reay stepping down as Executive Director of Discover Burien

Andrea Reay stepping down as Executive Director of Discover Burien

Discover Burien Executive Director Andrea Reay announced via email Thursday (Feb. 11) that she will be stepping down from her position at Discover Burien. Reay was first hired for the position in Dec.,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening of ‘The Bite Sandwich Company’ is Feb. 10

Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening of ‘The Bite Sandwich Company’ is Feb. 10

A Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening of ‘The Bite Sandwich Company’ will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 10, from 10:30 a.m. – Noon. “Discover Burien is happy to welcome new business and... [Read more]

Discover Burien Awards to be presented March 18; have YOU voted yet?

Discover Burien Awards to be presented March 18; have YOU voted yet?

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Best of Burien’ Awards Dinner and Fundraising Auction will be held starting at 6 p.m. on Friday, March 18 at the Burien Community Center, located at 14700 6th Ave SW. The... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien’ awards will be March 18

SAVE THE DATE: Discover Burien’s ‘Best of Burien’ awards will be March 18

SAVE THE DATE: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Best of Burien’ Dinner and Fundraising Auction will be held starting at 6 p.m. on Friday, March 18 at the Burien Community Center, located at 14700 6th Ave... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Discover Burien’s ‘Tax Preparation for Business Owners’ will be Thurs., Jan. 28

Discover Burien’s ‘Tax Preparation for Business Owners’ will be Thurs., Jan. 28

Discover Burien is holding a ‘Tax Preparation for Business Owners’ educational event on Thursday, Jan. 28, from 7:30 – 8:30 a.m. at their offices at 427 SW 152nd Street. Discover Burien... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Grand Opening of Burien Fish House is this Saturday, Dec. 12

B-TOWN BIZ: Grand Opening of Burien Fish House is this Saturday, Dec. 12

You are invited to the Grand Opening of Burien Fish House, with a ribbon cutting celebration this Saturday, Dec. 12, starting at 10:30 a.m. Burien Fish House is a locally-owned seafood restaurant specializing... [Read more]

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ celebration is Saturday, Dec. 5

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ celebration is Saturday, Dec. 5

REMINDER: Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ celebration will be held this Saturday, Dec. 5 in downtown Burien, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This community event welcomes the holiday season... [Read more]

REMINDER: Help local businesses at ‘Small Business Saturday’ this Saturday!

REMINDER: Help local businesses at ‘Small Business Saturday’ this Saturday!

REMINDER: Discover Burien is participating again this year as a neighborhood champion for ‘Small Business Saturday®,’ which is set for this Saturday, Nov. 28. This is a day to celebrate and... [Read more]

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ celebration will be Saturday, Dec. 5

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ celebration will be Saturday, Dec. 5

Discover Burien’s annual ‘Winterfest’ celebration will be held Saturday, Dec. 5 in downtown Burien, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This community event welcomes the holiday season with free horse-drawn... [Read more]

Discover Burien is ‘Making Burien Awesome’ with new Student Scholarship

Discover Burien is ‘Making Burien Awesome’ with new Student Scholarship

Thanks to the generosity of its members, and an organizational partnership with the Burien/White Center Rotary Club, Discover Burien announced that it has established a new scholarship to help students... [Read more]

‘Calling All Wieners!’ Discover Burien’s Wiener Dog Race will be this Saturday

‘Calling All Wieners!’ Discover Burien’s Wiener Dog Race will be this Saturday

There may be a lot of ‘Wieners’ but only one Winner at the annual “Boo in Burien” Wiener Dog Race, to be held at 3 p.m. this Saturday, Oct. 24 at Town Square Park. Dachshunds from all over... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Discover Burien’s ‘Shop Burien’ campaign starts today

Discover Burien’s ‘Shop Burien’ campaign starts today

Advertiser Discover Burien announced that their new “Shop Burien” incentive campaign – which kicks off today (Friday, Oct. 9) – will be active until Nov. 28. “This project is very simple,”... [Read more]