Holidays Section

Sponsored Post DONT GO TO THE MALL! Find great gifts and SHOP LOCAL at Page 2 Books

DONT GO TO THE MALL! Find great gifts and SHOP LOCAL at Page 2 Books

The last-minute countdown has begun and you are woefully behind. Never fear! Help is as close as downtown Burien, where Page 2 Books owner Jenny Cole has assembled an impressive selection of gifts to fit... [Read more]

Recology CleanScapes announces Holiday Collection Schedule

Recology CleanScapes announces Holiday Collection Schedule

Garbage, recycling and compost collection customers served by Recology CleanScapes may experience a change in collection day during the upcoming holiday season.  Recology CleanScapes operates regularly... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Burien prankster falls while putting lights up. Oh wait…

PHOTOS: Burien prankster falls while putting lights up. Oh wait…

Click images to see larger versions/slideshow: Photos by Scott Schaefer Chandra Jones’ Dad – Jeff Rhubottom Sr. – loves to play a good joke, and above you can see his most excellent 2015 Christmas... [Read more]

Sponsored Post St. Luke Episcopal Church’s Annual ‘Carol Sing will be this Sunday, Dec. 20

St. Luke Episcopal Church’s Annual ‘Carol Sing will be this Sunday, Dec. 20

Join the song at St. Luke’s Annual ‘Carol Sing,’ to be held this Sunday, Dec. 20 starting at 4:30 p.m. Festive carols and stories, hot cider, cheese and wine are on the bill for this donation-only... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Clothing & Jewelry Sale at Advertiser Blissful Knead this Thursday, Dec. 10

Clothing & Jewelry Sale at Advertiser Blissful Knead this Thursday, Dec. 10

Advertiser Blissful Knead is teaming up with local businesses Howard & Marge Happy Hour and Tiana Manola Jewelry for the “ultimate pre-holiday shopping event” at the spa, to be held this Thursday,... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Singing, good cheer highlight Economy Wiring’s annual Tree Lighting

PHOTOS: Singing, good cheer highlight Economy Wiring’s annual Tree Lighting

Story & Photos by Mark Neuman Dozens of local folks gathered in good cheer for one of Burien’s most enduring traditions on Wed. Dec. 2 – the annual Tree Lighting Festival at Economy... [Read more]

Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department seeking donations for needy families

Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department seeking donations for needy families

Photos of previous Fire Department “Light Up the Holidays” runs by Michael Brunk | nwlens.com The Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department is seeking donations to help local, needy families... [Read more]

REVIEW: BAT’s ‘A Christmas Twist’ is full of quirky humor and grace

REVIEW: BAT’s ‘A Christmas Twist’ is full of quirky humor and grace

Photos by Michael Brunk | nwlens.com Review by Shelli Park The holidays are here and when it is that time of year Burien Actors Theatre always produces an offering that is guaranteed to make you laugh... [Read more]

Get your photo with Santa at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Saturday

Get your photo with Santa at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Saturday

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest will be hosting Santa Photos during Winterfest this Saturday, Dec. 5, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at their offices at 930 SW 152nd Street in Olde... [Read more]

REMINDER: Kennedy Catholic High’s Arts & Crafts Fair will be this Saturday

REMINDER: Kennedy Catholic High’s Arts & Crafts Fair will be this Saturday

REMINDER: Kennedy Catholic High School’s Arts and Crafts Fair will be held this Saturday, Dec. 5, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Please join your Kennedy Catholic High School neighbors as they present their... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Burien Bark abounds in Christmas Trees and Gifts again this year

Burien Bark abounds in Christmas Trees and Gifts again this year

Advertiser Burien Bark is keeping the local holiday spirit alive by turning their well known bark yard into a Christmas tree lot as well, once again this year. “We will be carrying a variety... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Burien Tree Lighting Ceremony will be Wednesday, Dec. 2 at Economy Wiring

Burien Tree Lighting Ceremony will be Wednesday, Dec. 2 at Economy Wiring

Enjoy the Annual Tree Lighting at Economy Wiring this coming Wednesday, Dec. 2! It’s that time of year again – the Burien Tree Lighting Festival ceremony – will begin at 5:30 p.m. this Wednesday,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Highline Medical Center offering ‘Grief and the Holidays’ event Tuesday, Dec. 1

Highline Medical Center offering ‘Grief and the Holidays’ event Tuesday, Dec. 1

Advertiser Highline Medical Center is offering a ‘Grief and the Holidays’ event on Tuesday, Dec. 1, from 7 – 8:30 p.m. “We invite you to a gathering to share practical information... [Read more]

Sponsored Post REMINDER: Glendale Lutheran Church’s Holiday Bazaar is Saturday, Nov. 21

REMINDER: Glendale Lutheran Church’s Holiday Bazaar is Saturday, Nov. 21

REMINDER: Glendale Lutheran Church’s Holiday Bazaar will be held on Saturday, Nov. 21, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at their campus at 13455 2nd Ave SW in Burien. Glendale Evangelical Lutheran Church: 13455... [Read more]

Shorewood Elementary PTA Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Nov. 14

Shorewood Elementary PTA Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Nov. 14

The Shorewood Elementary PTA Holiday Bazaar will be held on Saturday, Nov. 14 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Shorewood Elementary School, located at 2725 SW 116th Street in Burien. The Bazaar is a long-standing... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Olde Burien holding Holiday Open House this Thursday night, Nov. 5

Olde Burien holding Holiday Open House this Thursday night, Nov. 5

There will be a lot of special shopping going on in Olde Burien this Thursday, as there will be a block-wide Holiday Open House from 14 businesses from 5 – 8 p.m. And YOU could win a Gift Basket filled... [Read more]

Kennedy Catholic High School’s Arts and Crafts Fair seeking Artists & Vendors

Kennedy Catholic High School’s Arts and Crafts Fair seeking Artists & Vendors

Kennedy Catholic High School’s Arts and Crafts Fair is seeking Artists and Vendors for its well-attended annual event, to be held Dec. 5, 2015. There is space for 140 vendors, with a student art show,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post You can still order from Dan the Sausageman & get delivery by Christmas!

You can still order from Dan the Sausageman & get delivery by Christmas!

UPDATE: The offer for delivery by Christmas has EXPIRED. PREVIOUSLY: Burien’s own Dan the Sausageman wants all our Readers to know that there’s still time to order his special holiday gift boxes for... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Statements Home Decor’s ‘Ladies Night’ will be 5 – 7:30 p.m. Tuesday night

Statements Home Decor’s ‘Ladies Night’ will be 5 – 7:30 p.m. Tuesday night

Advertiser Statements Home Decor will be holding a ‘Ladies Night’ this Tuesday night (Dec. 16) from 5 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. with specials all night. Hostess gifts, girlfriend gifts, plus... [Read more]

Burien Police Officers will help at this year’s ‘Shop with a Cop’ on Saturday

Burien Police Officers will help at this year’s ‘Shop with a Cop’ on Saturday

Officers from the Burien Police Department will be helping again at this year’s “Shop with a Cop” at the Covington Walmart, set for this Saturday, Dec. 13. This event is sponsored by the Maple Valley... [Read more]

Marshawn Lynch’s Mom helping local business’ ‘Toys for Tots’ drive

Marshawn Lynch’s Mom helping local business’ ‘Toys for Tots’ drive

With the help of the Mom of Marshawn Lynch, a Toys for Tots Drive is going on at Three Tree Wellness, with a chance for Donors to win a massage or Seahawks gear. This holiday season, Three Tree Wellness... [Read more]

Burien Arts Gallery will be closed for the holidays

Burien Arts Gallery will be closed for the holidays

The Burien Arts Gallery will be taking a holiday break. The Gallery will close Wednesday, Dec. 24 (Christmas Eve) and reopen on Friday, Jan. 2 with an Artist’s Reception for its January exhibition. The... [Read more]

Toys for Tots Drive starts Monday, Dec. 8

Toys for Tots Drive starts Monday, Dec. 8

The annual Toys for Tots Drive starts this coming Monday, Dec. 8, and here’s how YOU can participate: ELIGIBILITY: King County residents are eligible to receive toys for children from infant to... [Read more]