fall Section

REMINDER: Lots of fun activities going on during this last weekend of Summer

REMINDER: Lots of fun activities going on during this last weekend of Summer

It’s the last full weekend of Summer, 2018, and the calendar is packed with great events and activities: FRIDAY, SEPT. 14, 2018: ‘Age Wave’ Candidates Forum will be held at Tukwila Village SATURDAY,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Learn the secret to gracious Fall Centerpieces with Iris & Peony on Nov. 21

Learn the secret to gracious Fall Centerpieces with Iris & Peony on Nov. 21

“You made that?” Your guests may exclaim in surprise, but not Robyn Desimone from Advertiser Iris & Peony. That’s because she’s going to share her secrets with you at a special... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Beautiful scenes of Fall abound around B-Town

PHOTOS: Beautiful scenes of Fall abound around B-Town

Courtesy resident Elston Hill comes these great photos showing the beauty of Fall around B-Town. The first photoss were taken on a recent morning as a little bit of sunrise leaked through to light up Vashon... [Read more]

Puget Sound Weather Geek: Why you should prepare for windstorms this winter

Puget Sound Weather Geek: Why you should prepare for windstorms this winter

by Chris Scragg Puget Sound Weather Geek The Climate Prediction Center came out with an outlook on the El Nino/La Nina climate patterns for this year, and it looks “neither here nor there.”... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes from the break in stormy weather at Seahurst Park

PHOTOS: Scenes from the break in stormy weather at Seahurst Park

Resident Elston Hill got out on Sunday (Nov. 15) to take some great photos during the sudden break in stormy weather (click images to see larger versions/slideshow): “All these photos were... [Read more]

PHOTO: As the season changes, we’re treated to a gorgeous Fall sunset

PHOTO: As the season changes, we’re treated to a gorgeous Fall sunset

As we fall deeper into autumn, the season changes, as do the sunsets – and courtesy resident Elston Hill comes this great photo of a gorgeous Fall sunset taken Monday night, Oct. 19 (click image to see... [Read more]

PUGET SOUND WEATHER GEEK: Autumn: Then & Now

PUGET SOUND WEATHER GEEK: Autumn: Then & Now

Press “Play” button to view/hear the live, local weather stream. by Chris Scragg Puget Sound Weather Geek Autumn! A time for changing leaves, going back to school, and …spectacular... [Read more]

WEATHER GEEK: The ‘Storm Train’ begins

WEATHER GEEK: The ‘Storm Train’ begins

Press the “Play” button to hear the live Weather video/audio stream. There isn’t much hope for a continuation of summer ahead. Light rain and showers will condition us this weekend... [Read more]

WEATHER GEEK: A Fall transition Tuesday with Thunderstorms!

WEATHER GEEK: A Fall transition Tuesday with Thunderstorms!

Click “Play” button to hear live streaming weather information. by Chris Scragg 9:45 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2: Moderate rain and heavy showers are moving through Western Washington currently.... [Read more]

READER PHOTO: Another Burien Tree Ablaze In Amazing Autumnal Red

READER PHOTO: Another Burien Tree Ablaze In Amazing Autumnal Red

From BTB Reader Ian Gunsul comes this recent photo of a tree ablaze in amazing autumnal red, taken behind a clinic at 1st Ave South and SW 136th in Burien: Click image to see larger version. Have a cool... [Read more]

READER PHOTO: Fall Colors Ablaze In Tree At Burien Community Center

READER PHOTO: Fall Colors Ablaze In Tree At Burien Community Center

From Vino Bello’s Michele Smith comes this pic showing Fall colors ablaze on a tree in the parking lot of the Burien Community Center at 14700 6th Ave SW: Have a cool photo you’d like to share... [Read more]

Happy First Day Of Fall From Everyone At The B-Town Blog!

Happy First Day Of Fall From Everyone At The B-Town Blog!

At precisely 2:05 a.m. PDT today (Friday, Sept. 23rd), the Autumnal equinox occurred, ushering B-Town and the rest of the Northern Hemisphere into the season of spiderwebs, football, cooler temps, longer... [Read more]

ADVISORY: New ‘Weather Statement’ Warns Of Possible Weekend Snow

ADVISORY: New ‘Weather Statement’ Warns Of Possible Weekend Snow

On Sunday afternoon (Nov. 14th), the National Weather Service issued a “Special Weather Statement” that prognosticates the possibility of a cold front moving down from Canada into western Washington... [Read more]

REMINDER: Comedian Rob Schneider Says: ‘Set Your Clock Back…’

REMINDER: Comedian Rob Schneider Says: ‘Set Your Clock Back…’

Here’s a silly reminder about switching back to Pacific Standard Time tonight (officially at 2am) from one of our fave 80s comedians, Rob Schneider…

ADVISORY: Another Round Of Wind Is On Its Way…

ADVISORY: Another Round Of Wind Is On Its Way…

The National Weather Service issued a “Wind Advisory” early Wednesday morning, so again, be sure to double-tie down your blue (and other colored) tarps Burien, as sustained winds of 20-30mph... [Read more]

ADVISORY: Batten Down Your Blue Tarps Burien, A “High Wind Watch” Is Coming

ADVISORY: Batten Down Your Blue Tarps Burien, A “High Wind Watch” Is Coming

You know it’s November in the Northwest when another Weather Advisory gets posted – this one a “Wind Advisory” predicted to hit around 6pm Sunday night and continue for at least... [Read more]

ART: Nice Painting To Serve As A Chaser For The Previous Horrific Story

ART: Nice Painting To Serve As A Chaser For The Previous Horrific Story

Ala one of our favorite blogs – Boingboing.net – this posting is intended to serve as a “chaser” to the previous, horrific child abuse story. Here is original artwork from our... [Read more]

PHOTOS & SOUNDS: A Zen-Like Autumn Photo Slideshow

PHOTOS & SOUNDS: A Zen-Like Autumn Photo Slideshow

Fall has definitely fallen unto our area, and to celebrate the refreshing, crisp air and colorful leaves, we present to you a very zen-like Photo/Audio Slideshow created at Seahurst Park by Photographer... [Read more]

UPDATE: Burien’s Two Gated Parks Now Close At 7pm

UPDATE: Burien’s Two Gated Parks Now Close At 7pm

According to our friends at Burien Parks: “Due to seasonal changes, Burien’s two gated parks (Seahurst & Eagle Landing) are now closing earlier. Gates now closed at 7pm.” So, now... [Read more]

Happy Fall From The B-Town Blog! Now Go Put On Some Sunscreen And Stand An Egg On Its End

Happy Fall From The B-Town Blog! Now Go Put On Some Sunscreen And Stand An Egg On Its End

At precisely 2:18pm PDT today (Tuesday, Sept. 22nd), the autumnal equinox takes place, shifting us into the wonderful Fall season chock full of colorful, crunchy leaves, football, and our favorite, walking... [Read more]

PHOTO: Spidery, Wet & Webby Sign Of The Season

PHOTO: Spidery, Wet & Webby Sign Of The Season

Found this nicely-moistened and unusually-placed spider web on the rear view mirror of the B-Town Blogmobile the other morning and took this pic: (don’t worry, the spider who made this masterpiece... [Read more]

Welcome Fall With A Look Back At Summer

Welcome Fall With A Look Back At Summer

Fall officially begins at 8:44am PDT today (Monday, Sept. 22), and what better way to celebrate the season of spiders, colorful leaves and pumpkin slingshots than by taking a look back at summer through... [Read more]

ADVISORY:The B-Town Weather Rock® About To Get Soaked

ADVISORY:The B-Town Weather Rock® About To Get Soaked

The patented, trademarked and copyrighted B-Town Blog Weather Rock®™© looks like its on the verge of needing a very absorbent diaper soon, as it’s just issued the following Weather Advisory: …... [Read more]