Media Section

South King Media to expand into Kent with acquisition of iLoveKent.net

South King Media to expand into Kent with acquisition of iLoveKent.net

This week iLoveKent.net and South King Media, owner of six local blogs – including The B-Town and Waterland Blogs – celebrated their 10-year anniversaries with a big announcement.  Effective January... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber announces new partnership with South King Media

Seattle Southside Chamber announces new partnership with South King Media

This week, the Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce announced that it is forming a new media and marketing partnership with South King Media, publisher of six award-winning local news websites, including... [Read more]

City of Burien hires Emily Inlow-Hood as its new Communications Officer

City of Burien hires Emily Inlow-Hood as its new Communications Officer

The City of Burien announced Tuesday (Jan. 24) that it has hired Emily Inlow-Hood (pictured above) as its new Communications Officer, to “lead the City’s efforts to maintain open connections with... [Read more]

REMINDER: Burien Film Office Happy Hour to focus on education Tuesday night

REMINDER: Burien Film Office Happy Hour to focus on education Tuesday night

REMINDER: The next Burien Film Office Happy Hour will focus on education, and will be held at the Tin Theater this Tuesday night, Oct. 4, from 5:30-7 p.m. Presentations will include:Edward Etherington,... [Read more]

Interested in Broadcast Communications? Puget Sound Skills Center has openings

Interested in Broadcast Communications? Puget Sound Skills Center has openings

DISCLAIMER: South King Media Founder/Publisher Scott Schaefer serves as a volunteer Advisor to the Puget Sound Skills Center Broadcast Communications Department.The Broadcast Communications Department... [Read more]

Puget Sound Skills Center’s Digital Media Arts Dept. releases first Podcast

Puget Sound Skills Center’s Digital Media Arts Dept. releases first Podcast

Burien’s Puget Sound Skills Center’s (PSSC) Broadcast Communications department recently expanded its Digital Media Arts program to include radio and podcast production, and they just released... [Read more]

Get PLUGGED IN at Discover Burien’s Tech Seminar on Tuesday, June 4

Get PLUGGED IN at Discover Burien’s Tech Seminar on Tuesday, June 4

Discover Burien (BTB Publisher/Editor Scott Schaefer sits on the Board of Directors) will be holding a technology-based seminar called PLUGGED IN on Tuesday, June 4 from 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at City... [Read more]

Burien Bites Seeking Videographers for its ‘Top Chef’ Qualifier March 20

Burien Bites Seeking Videographers for its ‘Top Chef’ Qualifier March 20

Burien Bites – a local fundraiser for the Highline Area Food Bank, New Futures, YETI and the HomeTask Cares Foundation – is seeking 20 Videographers to film their ‘Top Chef Qualifier’... [Read more]

TUNE-IN: SoKing Internet Radio Will Launch Online LIVE Tonight At 6 p.m.!

TUNE-IN: SoKing Internet Radio Will Launch Online LIVE Tonight At 6 p.m.!

I was born with music inside me. Music was one of my parts. Like my ribs, my kidneys, my liver, my heart. Like my blood. It was a force already within me when I arrived on the scene. It was a necessity... [Read more]

Soon You’ll Be Able To Tune Into The B-Town Blog Via Internet Radio!

Soon You’ll Be Able To Tune Into The B-Town Blog Via Internet Radio!

12/28/11 UPDATE: We have decided to change the name of our new Internet Radio Station to ‘SoKing Internet Radio,’ so we can better serve all six of our local blogs in the South King County... [Read more]

Aviation High School Gets Grant To Train Students As New Media Journalists

Aviation High School Gets Grant To Train Students As New Media Journalists

The Highline School District announced Tuesday (March 29) that students from Aviation High School “will become reporters, photojournalists, content creators, editors, and publishers of a multimedia... [Read more]

Clearing Up Another Media Outlet’s Misinformation About E.B. Foote Winery

Clearing Up Another Media Outlet’s Misinformation About E.B. Foote Winery

Recently, a non-Burien based media outlet reported some misinformation that E.B. Foote Winery will be “closing its doors” in a little over a week – on March 1st – if it doesn’t find... [Read more]

Welcome Our Latest News Partner: The Seattle Times!

Welcome Our Latest News Partner: The Seattle Times!

We’re proud to announce a news partnership with a Seattle-based media outlet you may have heard of – The Seattle Times – as The B-Town Blog and four of its sister sites (along with... [Read more]

VIDEO: Skateboarding Clip From “Where We Live Now, Burien” Documentary

VIDEO: Skateboarding Clip From “Where We Live Now, Burien” Documentary

Back in October, we premiered a trailer for a new documentary being produced on Burien, called “Where We Live Now, Burien.” This documentary is still in production, and another clip has been... [Read more]

THANKS READERS For Another Record Month – August Traffic UP +25%!

THANKS READERS For Another Record Month – August Traffic UP +25%!

August 2009 was another record traffic month for The B-Town Blog, and like we did in July, we’d like to shout out a huge THANK YOU all our beloved B-Town Blog Readers and Advertisers for another... [Read more]