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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]

LETTER: Resident wonders why Burien’s Christmas lights aren’t working

LETTER: Resident wonders why Burien’s Christmas lights aren’t working

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] I know this isn’t at the top of... [Read more]

Tree Branch Causes Power Outage, Affects Over 4,700 In Burien

Tree Branch Causes Power Outage, Affects Over 4,700 In Burien

A power outage hit Burien Tuesday afternoon (April 27) around 1:35pm, initially affecting some 4.750 customers, according to Seattle City Light spokesman Peter Clark. UPDATE 2:46pm: According to City Light’s... [Read more]

Earth Hour Is Saturday – Will You (And The City Of Burien) Participate?

Earth Hour Is Saturday – Will You (And The City Of Burien) Participate?

Earth Hour 2010 is coming up this Saturday, March 27th, starting at 8:30pm, and BTB Contributor Jim Branson wants to know: will YOU participate this year? And what (if anything) will the City of Burien... [Read more]

Have (Or Know Of) A Cool Local Holiday Light Display? Let Us Know!

Have (Or Know Of) A Cool Local Holiday Light Display? Let Us Know!

We know they’re out there, and we need your help finding them. We’re talking about budding “Clark Griswalds” – you know the type we mean – when they flip the switch... [Read more]

Burien’s First Mayor Dr. Arun Jhaveri Joins One Million Lights As Executive Advisor

Burien’s First Mayor Dr. Arun Jhaveri Joins One Million Lights As Executive Advisor

by Mark Neuman We touched base this week with friend of The B-Town blog, Burien’s first mayor, Dr. Arun Jhaveri, and he’s as busy as ever. He’s planning a trip to Copenhagen this month,... [Read more]

Santa Arriving At Burien’s Tree Lighting Festival On Wednesday, Dec. 2nd

Santa Arriving At Burien’s Tree Lighting Festival On Wednesday, Dec. 2nd

Santa will be arriving in Burien to help light up our big fir tree, along with firefighters, the St. Francis School Choir, free treats and much more at the annual Tree Lighting Festival on Wednesday, Dec.... [Read more]

PHOTO: Lake Burien Appears To Have Thawed Out

PHOTO: Lake Burien Appears To Have Thawed Out

Courtesy BTB Contributing Photographer Gregory Rehmke comes this nighttime photo of Lake Burien, which appears to have thawed out, as well as grown some seasonal sparkling lights and an airport tower... [Read more]