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Highline Public Schools seeks Community Input on Biliteracy Plan

Highline Public Schools seeks Community Input on Biliteracy Plan

Staff at Highline Public Schools is seeking input from students and community members in developing a long-term plan for ensuring every student in the class of 2026 will graduate bilingual and biliterate. The... [Read more]

Highline School District Announces Dual Language Programs at Two More Schools

Highline School District Announces Dual Language Programs at Two More Schools

More Highline-area Kindergarteners will learn a second language at school starting next fall, the Highline School District announced Wednesday, Sept. 5. “Highline will open new dual language programs... [Read more]

Got Room? Three Spanish Exchange Students Need Summer Homes

Got Room? Three Spanish Exchange Students Need Summer Homes

BTB Reader Andrew Ward, a local high school teacher, wants our Readers to know that he’s seeking temporary housing for three exchange students who are flying to Washington from Spain this summer. Here’s... [Read more]

Welcome Our Latest Advertiser: LC Interpreters!

Welcome Our Latest Advertiser: LC Interpreters!

We’d like to shout out a big Bonjour/Bienvenuito/Hola and even a hearty “Xin Chào” to our latest Advertiser: LC Interpreters! LC Interpreters offers professional language interpretation... [Read more]

City Of Burien Says: “Aquí Se Habla Español”

City Of Burien Says: “Aquí Se Habla Español”

by Ralph Nichols Aquí se habla español. Translation: “Spanish spoken here.” And these words could be a message from the City of Burien to the members of its growing Spanish-speaking community. That’s... [Read more]

“What Happened At The Council” Today = HUH? Can Anyone Decipher This Sentence?

“What Happened At The Council” Today = HUH? Can Anyone Decipher This Sentence?

As a recognized news organization, we here at The B-Town Blog get emails and press releases from all over the place, including a daily one called “What happened at the council?” (link here)... [Read more]

The B-Town Blog Now Comes In Vietnamese Flavor

The B-Town Blog Now Comes In Vietnamese Flavor

Back in early September, we unveiled a new, innovative feature on this and our sister site The White Center Blog: an Automatic Translation service, which is located on the right side of the page, under... [Read more]