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SeaTac Resident Has Family History Of Melanoma; Will Be In Relay For Life

SeaTac Resident Has Family History Of Melanoma; Will Be In Relay For Life

by Mariah Acuff We all have a story… Local Sea-Tac resident Trevor Larson has a family history of melanoma. Unfortunately, his mother, aunts, and cousins have all been diagnosed with it in the past... [Read more]

Highline Relay-er Paloma Pirotte’s Story Of A Favorite Teacher Who Has Cancer

Highline Relay-er Paloma Pirotte’s Story Of A Favorite Teacher Who Has Cancer

by Mariah Acuff It was sophomore year when one of her teachers was diagnosed with cancer. Highline Relay-er, Paloma Pirotte hadn’t known him for long, but his impact on not only her, his students,... [Read more]

Auditions For ‘Relay For Life’ Fundraiser Play Are This Sunday, Dec. 12th

Auditions For ‘Relay For Life’ Fundraiser Play Are This Sunday, Dec. 12th

A group of teens dedicated to fundraising for the cancer-fighting Relay For Life will be hosting a play to raise money while acting, with auditions set for this Sunday, Dec. 12th from 12:30pm – 6:30pm.... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes From Last Weekend’s Highline Relay For Life

PHOTOS: Scenes From Last Weekend’s Highline Relay For Life

Last weekend, dozens of dedicated volunteers showed up at Burien’s Highline Memorial Stadium to participate in the American Cancer Society’s annual Highline Relay for Life, a two-day event... [Read more]

Highline Relay For Life Run (or walks) This Weekend

Highline Relay For Life Run (or walks) This Weekend

The Highline Relay for Life will launch this weekend at Highline Memorial Stadium in Burien, with 31 teams and 350 walkers planning on walking round the clock beginning at 3:30pm on Saturday until 10am... [Read more]

American Cancer Society's "Relay For Life" Kick-Off Is Wednesday

American Cancer Society's "Relay For Life" Kick-Off Is Wednesday

The American Cancer Society (ACS) will be holding its kick-off for the 5th Annual Relay For Life celebration Wednesday, Jan. 13th, from 6:30pm – 8pm, at Somers Auditorium in Highline Medical Center. Last... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes From This Weekend’s Relay For Life

PHOTOS: Scenes From This Weekend’s Relay For Life

The annual Highline Relay For Life cancer fundraiser began at 3pm Saturday, June13th and continued all night until 8am Sunday, and we at The B-Town Blog were very proud to be sponsors.

Here’s a slideshow by Photographer Michael Brunk:

Click to View Michael Brunk’s Photo Slideshow

OPINION: Why El Dorado West Relays To Fight Cancer

OPINION: Why El Dorado West Relays To Fight Cancer

by Sarah Slaughter
Team El Dorado Captain

Team El Dorado (a BTB Advertiser) will participate in their second Highline Relay tomorrow (Sat. June 13th) at Highline Field beginning with the Survivors Lap at 3pm. I am often asked why we choose to throw so much time and energy into this all-night event held each year on behalf of the American Cancer Society.

The simple answer is because cancer affects all of us at some point in our lives…

Normandy Park Sr. Living Car Wash Is Saturday, May 9th

Normandy Park Sr. Living Car Wash Is Saturday, May 9th

BTB Advertiser Normandy Park Senior Living is hosting a car wash this Saturday, May 9th, from 10am-3pm, at their location at 16625 1st Ave South in Normandy Park.

This fundraiser will benefit the Highline Relay for Life, so if you’ve got a car and it needs a feel-good scrubbin’, this is the place to go on Saturday…

The Big Burien Bunco Blowout Coming To El Dorado 4/25

The Big Burien Bunco Blowout Coming To El Dorado 4/25

The Big Burien Bunco Blowout is a fundraiser event for the American Cancer Society and Relay For Life, and is coming to BTB Advertiser El Dorado West on Saturday, April 25th starting at 6:30pm.

Here are the details:

WHAT: The Big Burien Bunco Blowout, a fundraising evening of Bunco including dinner and great prizes.

WHEN: Saturday, April 25th starting at 6:30pm…

Fight Cancer At These Highline Relay For Life Fundraisers

Fight Cancer At These Highline Relay For Life Fundraisers

The Highline Relay For Life is holding their annual “Relay For Life” Event on Saturday/Sunday June 7th and 8th from 3pm to 9am (that’s right – it appears to be an overnight thing)... [Read more]

Tin Room Fundraiser Nets $295 For Cancer

Tin Room Fundraiser Nets $295 For Cancer

Just got word from Dan the Sausageman that last night’s “Relay For Life” Cancer fundraiser at The Tin Room Bar raised $295 bucks. Not bad for a Monday night – way to go all you... [Read more]

Cancer Fundraiser Tonight At The Tin Room

Cancer Fundraiser Tonight At The Tin Room

Tonight (Monday, April 28), from around 3pm until closing, Dan the Sausageman is holding a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society‘s Highline Relay for Life at the Tin Room, located at 923 SW... [Read more]