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Historic Sequoia tree cut down

Historic Sequoia tree cut down

The historic Sequoia tree – which may have been over 100 years old – located in the former King Buffet lot at 137 SW 160th was cut down Monday, April 28. Here are before and after pics (click images... [Read more]

Planning underway for new Pharmacy at former Herr site at Five Corners

Planning underway for new Pharmacy at former Herr site at Five Corners

The former Herr Lumber/Backyard & Garden Center site at SW 160th Street and 1st Ave South – now occupied by Lasting Legacy Antiques – will be turned into a CVS Pharmacy soon. by Ralph Nichols [Reporter’s... [Read more]

Herr Backyard Garden Center Owners Retiring; Business Closing June 17

Herr Backyard Garden Center Owners Retiring; Business Closing June 17

Sons William (Bill), Gordy and their father Amos Herr taken at Burien's Herr Lumberyard circa 1970s. Click image for larger version. by Janet Grella Diane Herr Lorella and her sister-in-law and business... [Read more]

B-TOWN BIZ: Longtime Burien Business Herr Backyard Center Closing June 15

B-TOWN BIZ: Longtime Burien Business Herr Backyard Center Closing June 15

Longtime Burien business Herr Backyard Center announced that they will be closing June 15 (NOTE: closing date changed from June 1 after an employee contacted us) after being in their historic Five Corners... [Read more]