Health Section

Highline High Class of ’77 donates portable defibrillators to Tin Room, others

Highline High Class of ’77 donates portable defibrillators to Tin Room, others

This week, our friends at the Tin Room Bar & Theater (along with five other Burien establishments), received a gift from the Highline High School Class of 1977 – a portable defibrillator. It all... [Read more]

FREE mammogram screenings offered at Franciscan Breast Center June 4

FREE mammogram screenings offered at Franciscan Breast Center June 4

FREE Screening Mammograms will be offered at Franciscan Breast Center in Burien on Tuesday, June 4. This free event will run from 5 – 8 p.m. A screening mammogram is a routine exam for women who have... [Read more]

Rep. Adam Smith testimony highlights effects of aviation noise and emissions

Rep. Adam Smith testimony highlights effects of aviation noise and emissions

Congressman Adam Smith (D-9th District) recently submitted written testimony to the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, highlighting the effects of aviation noise and emissions for residents... [Read more]

Sponsored Post CHI Franciscan: Your Birth – Your Way

CHI Franciscan: Your Birth – Your Way

From Advertiser CHI Franciscan: Your Birth—Your Way At Highline Medical Center, we know that your birth is as unique as your family. Highline’s Family Birth Center is proud to offer safe, effective... [Read more]

VIDEO: Hundreds turn out for League of Quiet Skies Voters Town Hall in Burien

VIDEO: Hundreds turn out for League of Quiet Skies Voters Town Hall in Burien

On Thursday night, April 25, over 250 people filled the Highline Performing Arts Center in Burien to hear a 2+ hour Town Hall on airport noise, health effects from increasing airplane traffic and more... [Read more]

Donate Blood, get a FREE sub sandwich at Five Corners on Friday, April 12

Donate Blood, get a FREE sub sandwich at Five Corners on Friday, April 12

Receive a FREE regular sub sandwich from Jersey Mike’s in Burien (coupon – no other purchase necessary) when you donate at a Blood Drive on Friday, April 12 at the Five Corners Shopping Center: WHERE:... [Read more]

League of Quiet Skies Voters April 25 Town Hall will feature Airnoise.io creator

League of Quiet Skies Voters April 25 Town Hall will feature Airnoise.io creator

The League of Quiet Skies Voters announced that software developer Chris McCann – best known for his innovative Airnoise.io service that automatically reports users’ aircraft noise complaints –... [Read more]

Hospitality House’s Spring Fling Dinner & Fundraiser will be Sat., Mar. 16

Hospitality House’s Spring Fling Dinner & Fundraiser will be Sat., Mar. 16

Hospitality House’s 2019 Spring Fling Dinner & Fundraiser will be held on Saturday, March 16. This annual fundraiser will be held at St. Francis of Assisi Unity Place, located at 15216 21st... [Read more]

Walk-n-Talk around Gregory Heights this Sunday, Mar. 3

Walk-n-Talk around Gregory Heights this Sunday, Mar. 3

From our friends at WABI Burien: The March Walk-n-Talk will wander around the southern hilltop area of Gregory Heights this Sunday, Mar. 3, to the overlook, where we can see the view of Puget Sound and... [Read more]

Donors needed for Blood Drive at Burien Community Center this Thursday

Donors needed for Blood Drive at Burien Community Center this Thursday

Bloodworks Northwest is seeking Donors for a Blood Drive this Thursday, Feb. 28 at the Burien Community Center: Blood inventory for our area took a big hit during our back-to-back snowstorms. Bloodworks... [Read more]

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle & Rewalk with WABI Burien this Sunday, Feb. 3

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle & Rewalk with WABI Burien this Sunday, Feb. 3

From our friends at WABI Burien: There’s a special meetup spot and walking route for WABI Burien’s next Walk-n-Talk this Sunday, Feb. 3 – We’ll meet at the Recology Store Highline for a... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Save 20% to pamper YOU in the New Year with Ola Salon’s ‘Happy Hour Special’

Save 20% to pamper YOU in the New Year with Ola Salon’s ‘Happy Hour Special’

We can all agree that Happy Hours are always the best hours, right? Take advantage of Ola Burien’s Happy Hour special by letting them give you 20% off. Now through March 31 pamper YOU at a great price! It’s... [Read more]

CHI Franciscan waiving co-pays & deductibles for federal employees

CHI Franciscan waiving co-pays & deductibles for federal employees

CHI Franciscan announced this week that it will be waiving all co-pays and deductibles for federal employees and their families for emergency care, urgent care, and outpatient clinics. “In light... [Read more]

Walk on the Viaduct and new Tunnel on Sat., Feb. 2

Walk on the Viaduct and new Tunnel on Sat., Feb. 2

From our friends at WABI Burien: The Viaduct is closed! The Tunnel is opening. The City of Seattle has planned an event-filled weekend of Step Forward fun. PLEASE NOTE: Remaining tickets are extremely... [Read more]

VIDEO: Noble Healthcare’s Open House for proposed mental health care facility

VIDEO: Noble Healthcare’s Open House for proposed mental health care facility

On Thursday night, Jan. 10, 2019, an Open House was held by Noble Healthcare for their proposed new long-term care facility for individuals with mental health needs in Seahurst. This event – which... [Read more]

Open House for proposed new Burien mental health care home will be Jan. 10

Open House for proposed new Burien mental health care home will be Jan. 10

A new long-term care facility for individuals with mental health needs is being proposed to be opened at 2108 SW 152nd Street in Burien (map below), and owners Noble Healthcare will be holding an Open... [Read more]

PUBLIC HEALTH: Burien dental clinic closed for ‘possible risk of infections’

PUBLIC HEALTH: Burien dental clinic closed for ‘possible risk of infections’

Public Health – Seattle & King County announced Tuesday (Dec. 18) that it is advising patients who received dental services from the George M. Davis Dental Clinic in Burien to consider being tested... [Read more]

Donors needed for Blood Drive at Highline Medical Center on Wed., Jan 9

Donors needed for Blood Drive at Highline Medical Center on Wed., Jan 9

Donors are needed for a Blood Drive on Wednesday, Jan. 9 at Highline Medical Center. Please sign-up online at: www.bloodworksnw.org or email: [email protected] and request a time to attend, or... [Read more]

Give Blood, enter to win gift basket at Burien City Hall on Tuesday, Dec. 11

Give Blood, enter to win gift basket at Burien City Hall on Tuesday, Dec. 11

Everyone who attends a Blood Drive on Tuesday, Dec. 11 will automatically be entered in a drawing (out of around 25 donors) to win a gift basket that includes gift cards to these Burien businesses: A... [Read more]