Food Section

Highline Public Schools offering free Summer Lunches for local children

Highline Public Schools offering free Summer Lunches for local children

Highline Public Schools announced Thursday (June 13) that it will be providing free breakfast, lunch and snacks to children during the summer through the Simplified Summer Food Program (SSFP). Twelve Highline... [Read more]

Winners announced from 2nd Annual ‘Burien Bites’ fundraiser

Winners announced from 2nd Annual ‘Burien Bites’ fundraiser

HomeTask hosted the second annual Burien Bites this past Sunday (June 2), with all registration proceeds going to local charities Highline Schools Foundation, Highline Area Food Bank, YETI, New Futures... [Read more]

Record crowd of 4,800 attend opening day of Des Moines Farmers Market!

Record crowd of 4,800 attend opening day of Des Moines Farmers Market!

From our sister site The Waterland Blog: The buzz around town all week was “is it really opening day for the market, we’ve been waiting all winter!” And oh what a day it was – the Sun God blessed... [Read more]

REMINDER: ‘Burien Bites’ food fundraiser is Sunday, June 2nd!

REMINDER: ‘Burien Bites’ food fundraiser is Sunday, June 2nd!

REMINDER: The second annual ‘Burien Bites‘ – a food-centric fundraiser that benefits local charities – will take place this Sunday, June 2, with check-in starting at 11 a.m. The bite will... [Read more]

Northwest Center and Freggies give back to help Burien residents find jobs

Northwest Center and Freggies give back to help Burien residents find jobs

The Northwest Center – along with Burien-based business Freggies – are now helping strengthen the Burien community by helping residents find employment. Adults in the King County area with developmental... [Read more]

Des Moines Farmers Market Profile: Sanford’s Farms

Des Moines Farmers Market Profile: Sanford’s Farms

The Des Moines Waterfront Famers Market is excited to introduce one of its new vendors – Sanford’s Farm – for the upcoming 2013 season, which opens this Saturday, June 1! Sanford’s Farm is a labor... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Economy Wiring / Y.B. Tubless holding BBQ Sale (+FREE lunch) this weekend

Economy Wiring / Y.B. Tubless holding BBQ Sale (+FREE lunch) this weekend

Longtime Advertiser Economy Wiring / Y.B. Tubless will be holding a free BBQ lunch and sale this Saturday and Sunday – May 18 and 19 – to members of the public interested in any of their services. Economy... [Read more]

2nd annual ‘Burien Bites’ to benefit local charities will be Sunday, June 2

2nd annual ‘Burien Bites’ to benefit local charities will be Sunday, June 2

The second annual ‘Burien Bites‘ – a food-centric fundraiser that benefits local charities – will take place on Sunday, June 2, with check-in starting at 11 a.m. The bite will run from... [Read more]

REMINDER: Help ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ leave food for your Mail Carrier TODAY

REMINDER: Help ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ leave food for your Mail Carrier TODAY

REMINDER: Today – Saturday, May 11 – is the day that Mail Carriers will be collecting food donations at residents’ mailboxes in order to provide assistance to local food banks! According to... [Read more]

Help ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ by leaving food for your Mail Carrier on May 11

Help ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ by leaving food for your Mail Carrier on May 11

On Saturday, May 11, the National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC) will collect food donations at residents’ mailboxes in order to provide assistance to the millions of Americans who are struggling... [Read more]

REMINDER: Come see us at Opening Day of the Burien Farmers Market!

REMINDER: Come see us at Opening Day of the Burien Farmers Market!

REMINDER: Today – Thursday, May 2 – is the opening day of the Discover Burien Farmers Market! It runs from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. at Burien Town Square Park, on SW 152nd at 5th Place SW in downtown Burien. As... [Read more]

Discover Burien Farmers Market opens at Town Square Park Thursday, May 2

Discover Burien Farmers Market opens at Town Square Park Thursday, May 2

You can tell a bright summer is just around the corner when the Discover Burien Farmers Market starts – this year kicking off on Thursday, May 2 from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. As usual, B-Town’s original,... [Read more]

VIDEOS: Here are the Burien Bites ‘Top Chef’ Competition Videos

VIDEOS: Here are the Burien Bites ‘Top Chef’ Competition Videos

If you attended Burien Bites‘ ‘Top Chef’ competition at HomeTask on March 20, you may have noticed that in-between all the eating, talking, judging and voting, there were several media... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Here Are the Results from Wednesday Night’s ‘Top Chef’ Contest

PHOTOS: Here Are the Results from Wednesday Night’s ‘Top Chef’ Contest

Over 120 people gathered Wednesday night (March 20) at the HomeTask offices in Burien for the qualifying round of ‘Top Chef,’ along with 30-40 members of participating restaurants and film... [Read more]

New, Local ‘Food Swap Network’ Forms, Seeks Members

New, Local ‘Food Swap Network’ Forms, Seeks Members

A new local Food Swap network has formed, with the goal of finding support for residents to share food with one another. “I came from a family with a large garden and we always had too much produce,”... [Read more]

Going Loco for Chorizo In White Center

Going Loco for Chorizo In White Center

Chorizo Loco — White Center’s newest entry into the red-hot “food truck” craze — celebrated their grand-opening this past weekend on Saturday, March 16. Did we say food TRUCK?... [Read more]

REMINDER: Burien Bites Seeking Videographers for ‘Top Chef’ Wednesday

REMINDER: Burien Bites Seeking Videographers for ‘Top Chef’ Wednesday

Burien Bites – a local fundraiser for the Highline Area Food Bank, New Futures, YETI and the HomeTask Cares Foundation – is seeking 20 Videographers to film their ‘Top Chef Qualifier’... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Celebrate St. Paddy’s Day at Advertiser Dino’s Country Kitchen and WIN!

Celebrate St. Paddy’s Day at Advertiser Dino’s Country Kitchen and WIN!

The fine folks at Dino’s Country Kitchen are ready to share some “luck o’ the Irish” this weekend! Dino’s will be open this Sunday, March 17, and will be serving a delicious... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: ‘Black Zia Cantina’ to Open Soon in Old Sal’s Deli Location

B-TOWN BIZ: ‘Black Zia Cantina’ to Open Soon in Old Sal’s Deli Location

A new bar/restaurant called Black Zia Cantina will be opening in the location that formerly housed Sal’s Deli – most likely in April or early May – at 15212 6th Ave SW. “Black Zia Cantina... [Read more]

Highline Area Food Bank Unveils New Website; Now You Can Donate Online!

Highline Area Food Bank Unveils New Website; Now You Can Donate Online!

Our friends at the Highline Area Food Bank unveiled a brand new website this week – www.highlineareafoodbank.org – and they’re now accepting donations online! Here’s a note from Executive... [Read more]

Learn How to Keep Backyard Chickens at Burien Community Center March 19

Learn How to Keep Backyard Chickens at Burien Community Center March 19

Imagine having chickens in your own backyard! Burien Parks & Recreation can help you turn that idea into a reality at their upcoming “Keeping Backyard Chickens” workshop on Tuesday, March... [Read more]

Girl Scout Cookies Are Now on Sale, and You Can Use Credit Cards or Apps!

Girl Scout Cookies Are Now on Sale, and You Can Use Credit Cards or Apps!

The Girl Scout Cookie Sale in western Washington started Friday (March 1), and runs until March 17, so be on the lookout for these young, local entrepreneurs around town! They’re selling six cookie... [Read more]

Deadline to Register for Burien Bites ‘Top Chef’ Competition is Friday, March 1

Deadline to Register for Burien Bites ‘Top Chef’ Competition is Friday, March 1

Burien Bites‘ ‘TOP CHEF’ Competition is coming Wednesday, March 20, and the deadline for restaurants to sign up is this Friday, March 1. “Are you a local restaurant and think you... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Try a Meal Replacement Smoothie for Free at Triton Team Nutrition!

Try a Meal Replacement Smoothie for Free at Triton Team Nutrition!

Advertiser Triton Team Nutrition is passionate about bringing great nutrition options to Burien. They want to introduce you to a healthy and delicious way to replace a full meal with their 16-ounce healthy... [Read more]

Five Highline Public Schools Now Offering Free After-School Meals

Five Highline Public Schools Now Offering Free After-School Meals

Five Highline Public Schools are now offering FREE after-school meals, sponsored by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) After-School Meal Program. The schools include: Bow Lake Madrona Mount... [Read more]

Enjoy a Salmon Dinner at St. Bernadette Hall this Friday Night

Enjoy a Salmon Dinner at St. Bernadette Hall this Friday Night

The Knights of Columbus (St. Bernadette Council 13462( will be holding a Salmon Dinner at 5:30 p.m. this Friday, Feb. 15 at St. Bernadette Hall. Dinner includes baked salmon, baked potato, steamed vegetables,... [Read more]