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WEATHER ALERT: ‘Coldest temps,’ wind advisory, possible snow in forecast

WEATHER ALERT: ‘Coldest temps,’ wind advisory, possible snow in forecast

The National Weather Service is forecasting for “the coldest temperatures of this winter,” and the possibility of snow starting this Saturday night, Feb. 17. Meteorologist Cliff Mass adds: “We... [Read more]

REMINDER: Burien CARES ‘Open Bite Nite’ fundraiser is this Saturday, Feb. 17

REMINDER: Burien CARES ‘Open Bite Nite’ fundraiser is this Saturday, Feb. 17

REMINDER: ‘Open Bite Nite’ – benefiting Burien CARES animal shelter – will be held this Saturday, Feb. 17, starting at 7:30 p.m. This event will be held at the Burien Elks Lodge, located... [Read more]

After reports of gunfire & lockdown, no active shooter at Highline College Friday

After reports of gunfire & lockdown, no active shooter at Highline College Friday

UPDATE: After reports of gunfire being heard just before 9 a.m. Friday morning (Feb. 16), and a lockdown on the Highline College campus, Des Moines Police reports that an initial investigation indicates... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: Loft Condo, Federal Way Rambler, Renton Condo, Waterfront

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Realty Open Houses: Loft Condo, Federal Way Rambler, Renton Condo, Waterfront

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding six Open Houses this weekend! The first home is an immaculate, 2-level, loft-style end unit condo at The Commons... [Read more]

ELECTION RESULTS 3: Highline School Levy increases approval to over 58%

ELECTION RESULTS 3: Highline School Levy increases approval to over 58%

The third round of results for Tuesday’s Special Election were released on Thursday, Feb. 15, and the Highline School Levy has grown to over 58% approval. School Levys are passed with a simple majority... [Read more]

TEDx presentation on Cannabis will be at El Dorado West on Tues., Feb. 20

TEDx presentation on Cannabis will be at El Dorado West on Tues., Feb. 20

All are invited to El Dorado West on Tuesday, Feb. 20 at 2 p.m. for a special TEDx Talk presentation and discussion by DeepCell CEO Kelly Ogilvie on rethinking cannabis and unraveling the stigma around... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to clean-up a stretch of SR 509 this Sunday, Feb. 18

Volunteers needed to clean-up a stretch of SR 509 this Sunday, Feb. 18

Volunteers are needed to help a new group called ‘Localists of Burien‘ do clean-up work on a stretch of the SR 509 freeway this Sunday, Feb. 18, starting at Noon. If you’d like to lend... [Read more]

Highline Public Schools seeking public’s help naming two new schools

Highline Public Schools seeking public’s help naming two new schools

It’s time to name the two new schools being built in Highline Public Schools, and the district is seeking YOUR help. The district is asking the public to pick your top three names for the new elementary... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Mt. Rainier, Blue Heron & amazing red sunset

PHOTOS: Mt. Rainier, Blue Heron & amazing red sunset

Courtesy Author/Photographer George Matthew Cole comes these great photos that showcase the beauty of our region (click images to view larger versions/slideshow): A view of Mount Rainier from a neighborhood... [Read more]

Boy Scout Troop #375 holding annual Fish Dinner this Friday, Feb. 16

Boy Scout Troop #375 holding annual Fish Dinner this Friday, Feb. 16

Boy Scout Troop #375 will be holding its Annual Fish Dinner for Lent this Friday, Feb. 16. Scouts will be serving 75 pounds of wild salmon and 95 pounds of wild cod, plus all the fixings, from 5-7 p.m.... [Read more]

ELECTION RESULTS 2: Highline School Levy passing by nearly 58%

ELECTION RESULTS 2: Highline School Levy passing by nearly 58%

The second round of results for Tuesday’s Special Election were released on Wednesday, Feb. 14, and the Highline School Levy has grown to nearly 58% approval: Highline School District No. 401... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Please welcome new Agent Bobby Covais to Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW

Please welcome new Agent Bobby Covais to Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Realty would like to welcome their newest Agent, Robert “Bobby” Covais: Originally a Long Islander, I’m what you might call... [Read more]

Three Highline Schools take home the Gold in HealthierUS Challenge

Three Highline Schools take home the Gold in HealthierUS Challenge

Some Highline schools are getting recognized for healthier eating and fitness – four schools earned awards in the HealthierUS Schools Challenge, three gold and one silver. The three schools receiving... [Read more]

REMINDER: Artist ‘Meet & Greet’ will be at Moshier Art Center this Friday

REMINDER: Artist ‘Meet & Greet’ will be at Moshier Art Center this Friday

REMINDER: The Burien Arts Commission is embarking on a new project to gather the artists of Burien together for a series of “Meet and Greet” events, and the first of these events will be this Friday,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post St. Francis of Assisi School’s ‘The Lion King Jr.’ will be Feb. 23 & 24

St. Francis of Assisi School’s ‘The Lion King Jr.’ will be Feb. 23 & 24

St. Francis of Assisi School – in collaboration with Hi-Liners Musical Theatre – proudly presents a production of Disney’s ‘The Lion King JR.’ on Friday, Feb. 23 and Saturday, Feb.... [Read more]

Tardy Cupids rejoice! Enjoy amazing ‘Love, Chaos & Dinner’ at Teatro Zinzanni

Tardy Cupids rejoice! Enjoy amazing ‘Love, Chaos & Dinner’ at Teatro Zinzanni

By Scott Schaefer It’s an amazing (make that‘Amazonian if you like your local Yodeling Dominatrix’ tall) night of ‘Love, Chaos and Dinner‘ in an authentic spiegeltent at Teatro Zinzanni,... [Read more]

ELECTION RESULTS 1: Highline School Levy passing with over 57% approval

ELECTION RESULTS 1: Highline School Levy passing with over 57% approval

The first round of election results are in for the Feb. 13 Special Election, and it looks like the Highline School District’s Replacement of Expiring Educational Programs and Operation Levy is... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Enjoy the Wines of Italy at Tin Theater’s Wine Tasting this Thursday

Enjoy the Wines of Italy at Tin Theater’s Wine Tasting this Thursday

The Tin Theater’s next Wine Tasting will be this Thursday, Feb. 15! Featuring the “Wines of Italy” Tin Theater:  5 – 7 p.m. Colutta Ribolla Gialla 2016 100% Ribolla Gialla Straw yellow... [Read more]

Community Salmon Investigation results are in! Come learn March 7 or 14

Community Salmon Investigation results are in! Come learn March 7 or 14

Community Salmon Investigation (CSI) for Highline results are in, and they’ll be presented at two community meetings – on Wednesday, March 7 and Wednesday, March 14. All are invited to come to... [Read more]

Final sign-up event for PacWest Little League baseball & softball is Thursday

Final sign-up event for PacWest Little League baseball & softball is Thursday

The final sign-up event for PacWest Little League baseball and softball is this Thursday, Feb. 15 at St. Bernadette’s Parish School from 6 – 8 p.m. St. Bernadette’s Parish School is located... [Read more]

Sponsored Post DAL Law Firm: How to correctly set up Beneficiaries

DAL Law Firm: How to correctly set up Beneficiaries

From Advertiser DAL Law Firm: Selected by freepik How to Correctly Set Up Beneficiaries In our estate planning practice, we many times work with clients who have questions regarding their beneficiaries,... [Read more]

VIDEO: Here’s episode 1 of new ‘The Briefing’ Port of Seattle documentary film

VIDEO: Here’s episode 1 of new ‘The Briefing’ Port of Seattle documentary film

FOLLOWUP: Des Moines resident Steve Edmiston reports that his new documentary film project – intended to provide a “briefing” to the Port of Seattle Commissioners addressing the harms to airport... [Read more]

B-Town’s Dog Blogger Marley A. Mutt: <i>Puppy Love</i>

B-Town’s Dog Blogger Marley A. Mutt: Puppy Love

By Marley A. Mutt I remember it like it was yesterday. When our eyes first met from across the kennel at the animal shelter. The world got suddenly very small and focused, my stomach dropped, my ears... [Read more]

Power outage knocks out electricity to over 3,330 in Burien Sunday

Power outage knocks out electricity to over 3,330 in Burien Sunday

An outage knocked out electricity for over 3,330 City Light customers in Gregory Heights and other neighborhoods at around 5 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 11. City Light says the cause was a car crashing into... [Read more]