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Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: Mod Georgetown 2-BD, Federal Way Bungalow & Normandy Park Waterfront

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: Mod Georgetown 2-BD, Federal Way Bungalow & Normandy Park Waterfront

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding three Open Houses this weekend! The first home – open both Friday and Saturday – is a 2-bedroom, 2-bath... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Sunday Open Houses: 4-BD Waterfront & Remodeled Rambler

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Sunday Open Houses: 4-BD Waterfront & Remodeled Rambler

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding two Open Houses this Sunday, March 19: 1. Move-in ready, 2006 built, no bank, 4-bedroom waterfront home: Rare... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Realty Open House: Move-in ready 4-BD waterfront home

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Realty Open House: Move-in ready 4-BD waterfront home

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for this SUNDAY, Oct. 30 – is a move-in ready, 4-bedroom no bank waterfront home! This 2006-built home has... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway Saturday Open House: 3-BD Rambler in Federal Way

Berkshire Hathaway Saturday Open House: 3-BD Rambler in Federal Way

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for this Saturday, Nov. 7 – is a quality-built, 3-bedroom 1 3/4 bath rambler on a .25 acre lot in the Springwood... [Read more]

Windstorm kills 10-year old Burien girl in Federal Way Saturday

Windstorm kills 10-year old Burien girl in Federal Way Saturday

A 10-year old Burien girl – Samara J. Iereneo – was tragically killed during Saturday’s windstorm while playing outside at a friend’s home in Federal Way. Samara was playing with other children... [Read more]

The PowellsWood Storytelling Festival is a Spellbinding Experience

The PowellsWood Storytelling Festival is a Spellbinding Experience

Redondo’s PowellsWood Garden, in collaboration with local storytelling guilds, hosts its fourth annual Storytelling Festival July 24th and 25th with five national storytellers on hand to share... [Read more]

Come Alive at the PowellsWood Storytelling Festival

Come Alive at the PowellsWood Storytelling Festival

by Greg Wright The PowellsWood Storytelling Festival “is like a little pearl,” enthuses storyteller Syd Lieberman. The two-day festival, which runs July 18-19 this year at PowellsWood in Federal Way,... [Read more]

Storytelling Festival Returns to PowellsWood July 26-27

Storytelling Festival Returns to PowellsWood July 26-27

by Greg Wright Monte Powell’s garden in Federal Way plays host to a regional festival with international flavor… the PowellsWood Storytelling Festival. Curated by Des Moines resident Margaret... [Read more]

Redondo’s PowellsWood Garden Gets Major Facelift, Set to Reopen

Redondo’s PowellsWood Garden Gets Major Facelift, Set to Reopen

by Greg Wright Summer is a great season to visit newly renovated PowellsWood Garden, 430 S. Dash Point Road. The garden will re-open its doors to the public, with a celebration on June 22nd and 23rd 2013.... [Read more]

Local Storytelling Festival Goes International in Scope

Local Storytelling Festival Goes International in Scope

by Greg Wright Storytelling has become a worldwide phenomenon. The Puget Sound’s newest annual festival, hosted at PowellsWood Garden on the upper edge of the Redondo greenbelt, is expanding this year... [Read more]

Regional Storytelling Festival Draws National Attention

Regional Storytelling Festival Draws National Attention

by Greg Wright Earlier this summer, Monte Powell’s garden in Federal Way played host to a new regional storytelling festival… the PowellsWood Storytelling Festival. Curated by Des Moines resident... [Read more]

Sponsored Post This Week’s Prudential NW Open House: Beautiful View Home in Federal Way

This Week’s Prudential NW Open House: Beautiful View Home in Federal Way

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Prudential Northwest’s Open House for this week is a beautiful view home that has everything your heart could desire! With large spacious rooms, vaulted ceilings, gleaming... [Read more]

New Storytelling Festival “Nourishes the Community’s Lifeblood” – VIDEO

New Storytelling Festival “Nourishes the Community’s Lifeblood” – VIDEO

by Greg Wright Over 340 guests showed up at PowellsWood Garden on Dash Point Road July 14 to sample some seventeen total hours of storytelling from ten different storytellers, and everyone seemed delighted... [Read more]

Meet the Architect of the PowellsWood Storytelling Festival, Coming July 13-14

Meet the Architect of the PowellsWood Storytelling Festival, Coming July 13-14

by Greg Wright “Pleasures were simpler then,” wrote Indiana novelist Booth Tarkington about the waning days of the 19th century. “But that has never meant less pleasure. Life was slower; but that... [Read more]

Regional Storytelling Festival Debuts at PowellsWood in July

Regional Storytelling Festival Debuts at PowellsWood in July

For thousands of years, the role of the storyteller has been to educate, entertain, and enchant listeners, young and old. Storytelling celebrates the wisdom and diversity of human experience, often using... [Read more]

Next Highline Forum Will Be Wednesday, May 23

Next Highline Forum Will Be Wednesday, May 23

The next Highline Forum is scheduled for 2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 23 at the Highline Public Schools’ ERAC Center at 15675 Ambaum Blvd. SW in Burien. This is an open and free meeting,... [Read more]

Suspect In 1991 Federal Way Murder May Be Descendant Of Mayflower Settler

Suspect In 1991 Federal Way Murder May Be Descendant Of Mayflower Settler

On Wednesday (Jan. 11), the King County Sheriff’s Office released new information regarding the possible identity of a suspect wanted in the 1991 Federal Way murder of a then 16-year old girl named... [Read more]

SCORE – Our Reporter ‘Does Time’ Inside South King County’s New Jail

SCORE – Our Reporter ‘Does Time’ Inside South King County’s New Jail

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Ralph Nichols was one of the first persons to “do time” in SCORE – South King County’s new correctional facility, located in Des Moines, for miscreants charged with... [Read more]

VIDEO: Piece Of World Trade Center Arrives At South King Fire & Rescue

VIDEO: Piece Of World Trade Center Arrives At South King Fire & Rescue

On Tuesday (Aug. 30), South King Fire & Rescue Lieutenant Scott Mahlen and Firefighter Sven Schievink brought a piece of the World Trade Center, destroyed nearly 10 years ago on 9/11, to Station 64... [Read more]

‘Part 150’ Noise Study Recommendations To Be Presented June 28th & 29th

‘Part 150’ Noise Study Recommendations To Be Presented June 28th & 29th

The Port of Seattle will be presenting “recommended options” to its ‘Part 150’ Noise Study at two public events in late June – in Federal Way on Tuesday, June 28th and at Sea-Tac... [Read more]

New Wi-Fi Enabled Metro RapidRide Transit Launches Saturday

New Wi-Fi Enabled Metro RapidRide Transit Launches Saturday

Metro Transit’s new RapidRide “A” Line will debut this Saturday, Oct. 2, and when it does, according to a breathlessly-worded press release: “…thousands of passengers in South King County... [Read more]

Online Tribute Posted For Two Local Young Men Killed By Drunk Driver

Online Tribute Posted For Two Local Young Men Killed By Drunk Driver

On Wednesday night (June 9th), two young local men, Derek King, 18, and Nicholas Hodgins, 18, were preparing to graduate from Decatur High School in Federal Way. As they were returning from a gathering... [Read more]

Port’s “Part 150” Noise Study On Highline Forum Agenda; Workshop June 9

Port’s “Part 150” Noise Study On Highline Forum Agenda; Workshop June 9

Two airport noise-related items to share – first, members of the Highline Forum will discuss the Part 150 Noise Study on Wednesday, May 26th; secondly, the Port’s second public workshop for... [Read more]

Car Robbed Lately? Kent Police Department May Have Your Stuff

Car Robbed Lately? Kent Police Department May Have Your Stuff

The Kent Police Department has created a website showcasing photos of 160 recovered stolen items including electronics, wallets, purses, backpacks, stereos, baby clothes and even a wedding dress; some... [Read more]