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COMMENTARY: South King Media would not exist if not for Michael Brunk

COMMENTARY: South King Media would not exist if not for Michael Brunk

Michael Brunk is one of the most impressive, creative and talented media professionals I have ever had the pleasure of knowing and working with. As we celebrate our 10th blog-ivessary, it is incumbent upon me to recognize…

PHOTOS: Scenes from the wild, wacky & out-of-this-world Burien UFO Festival

PHOTOS: Scenes from the wild, wacky & out-of-this-world Burien UFO Festival

Perfect weather and a packed block of fun-seeking, energetic people jammed Olde Burien for Friday night’s 3rd annual Burien UFO Festival, founded, organized and managed by John White and Shelli Park... [Read more]

Burien’s Gregory Heights School Shows Off “21st Century Classroom”

Burien’s Gregory Heights School Shows Off “21st Century Classroom”

Story & Photos by Michael Brunk As data is displayed on a wall screen via a digital projector, participants sitting at tables provide input using wireless, hand-held devices. Nearby are racks of net... [Read more]

PHOTO FRIDAY: Water Droplets By Michael Brunk

PHOTO FRIDAY: Water Droplets By Michael Brunk

It’s Photo Friday, it’s raining, and water droplets are everywhere – including within today’s Sound Slideshow by Photographer Michael Brunk. Michael shot these around Burien recently... [Read more]

PHOTO FRIDAY: Michael Brunk Goes To The Woodland Park Zoo

PHOTO FRIDAY: Michael Brunk Goes To The Woodland Park Zoo

It’s Friday, which means it’s “Photo Friday” here at The B-Town Blog, and today we’re featuring Photographer Michael Brunk’s mid-week excursion to the Woodland Park... [Read more]

And Now…Our Actual Reviewer Reviews Breeders Theater's "Snowbound"

And Now…Our Actual Reviewer Reviews Breeders Theater's "Snowbound"

by Gina Bourdage Set in the familiar location of Snoqualmie Pass, an unlikely group of travelers find themselves trapped by the snow-closed passes in “Snowbound,” which opens Friday, Jan.... [Read more]

Non-Reviewer Doesn’t Review Breeders Theater’s “Snowbound”

Non-Reviewer Doesn’t Review Breeders Theater’s “Snowbound”

by Mark Neuman We had a regularly scheduled staff meeting at The B-Town Blog’s dorm room-like offices Wednesday morning, where a non-regularly scheduled question was asked. “Hey Neuman. Can... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Behind-The-Scenes Peak At Breeders Theater's "Snowbound"

PHOTOS: Behind-The-Scenes Peak At Breeders Theater's "Snowbound"

Story & Photos by Michael Brunk Coming soon to Advertiser E.B. Foote Winery is Breeder Theater’s latest production: “Snowbound,” which opens Friday, Jan. 15th Written by local... [Read more]

PHOTOS: A Look Back At The B-Town Blog's Best Pics Of 2009

PHOTOS: A Look Back At The B-Town Blog's Best Pics Of 2009

Well, 2009 was a year wasn’t it? And now that it’s over, it’s time for us to find another way to reflect on it – this time courtesy Photographer Michael Brunk, who put together... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes From The Three Tree Point Polar Bear Plunge

PHOTOS: Scenes From The Three Tree Point Polar Bear Plunge

Sure, we’ve already posted a video of the wacky event (see it here), but that won’t stop us from posting this outstanding Photo Slideshow of the annual Three Tree Point Polar Bear Plunge on... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Santa Arrives At Advertiser Economy Wiring & Lights Up Tree, Thanks To Firefighters!

PHOTOS: Santa Arrives At Advertiser Economy Wiring & Lights Up Tree, Thanks To Firefighters!

You know ’tis the season when Santa Claus himself arrives in Burien, delivered to the city’s big ol’ fir tree at Advertiser Economy Wiring/YB Tubless by B-Town’s finest firefighters! Ol’... [Read more]

The Pass May Be Closed, But Breeders Theater’s ‘Snowbound’ Is Open

The Pass May Be Closed, But Breeders Theater’s ‘Snowbound’ Is Open

Breeders Theater’s newest production is “Snowbound,” where the pass is closed (both ways), and the guy in the next room might be a killer. Written by local playwright T.M. Sell, Directed... [Read more]

PHOTOS & SOUNDS: A Zen-Like Autumn Photo Slideshow

PHOTOS & SOUNDS: A Zen-Like Autumn Photo Slideshow

Fall has definitely fallen unto our area, and to celebrate the refreshing, crisp air and colorful leaves, we present to you a very zen-like Photo/Audio Slideshow created at Seahurst Park by Photographer... [Read more]

Get Your FREE Burien Brat Trot FREE Photos Here For FREE!

Get Your FREE Burien Brat Trot FREE Photos Here For FREE!

As a public service, and because we’re givers (give give give we say…but hopefully not H1N1), we here at The B-Town Blog have decided to open up our Flickr digital archives from this weekend’s... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes From Rehearsal Of “The Last Magician”

PHOTOS: Scenes From Rehearsal Of “The Last Magician”

BTB Advertiser E.B. Foote Winery will host the new T.M. Sell play “The Last Magician,” beginning Friday, July 10th, and here are highlights of a recent rehearsal in a slideshow by Photographer... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Day #1 Of Burien’s Strawberry & Arts Festival

PHOTOS: Day #1 Of Burien’s Strawberry & Arts Festival

Day #1 of the 2009 Burien Strawberry & Arts Festival was a smashing success despite overcast skies, with a generous crowd that enjoyed free entertainment, from live music to a packed skateboard competition,... [Read more]

Citizens Mount Protest Against City Manager Mike Martin

Citizens Mount Protest Against City Manager Mike Martin

Story and Photos by Michael Brunk

Wednesday afternoon (May 20th), Tai Oh of Burien (right, below) and Terry Torbet of Kent (left) stood on SW 148th near First Avenue South holding a large banner protesting City Manager Mike Martin’s recent DUI incident, as seen in these pictures by Michael Brunk:

PHOTOS: Scenes From Saturday’s Recycling Event

PHOTOS: Scenes From Saturday’s Recycling Event

On Saturday (May 16th), the cities of Burien and Normandy Park held a major recycling event, and Photographer Michael Brunk was there to capture these photos::

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PHOTOS: Scenes From Saturday’s Fox Creek Clean Up

PHOTOS: Scenes From Saturday’s Fox Creek Clean Up

On Saturday (May 16th), a dozen volunteers from Burien and Normandy Park descended into the sun-dappled depths of the Fox Creek ravine on the Burien/Normandy Park city boundary on a mission that didn’t... [Read more]