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PHOTO: Why did the Walla Walla ferry sail past Burien?

PHOTO: Why did the Walla Walla ferry sail past Burien?

From resident Elston Hill: When a ferry sails past Burien, you know it is a ferry being repaired or in maintenance. In the case of the Walla Walla, it is a vessel that suffered severe damage last fall... [Read more]

Pulitzer Prize winning photo presented to Burien/Normandy Park Fire Dept.

Pulitzer Prize winning photo presented to Burien/Normandy Park Fire Dept.

On Tuesday, June 14, Photographer Jerry Gay presented Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department Chief Mike Marrs with 100 copies of his classic Pulitzer Prize winning photograph taken on Three Tree Point in... [Read more]

Photo Of The Week: Reflections Of Olde Burien

Photo Of The Week: Reflections Of Olde Burien

Photo taken by Scott Schaefer, on a recent cold spring night in Olde Burien:


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PHOTO: “We Make Drfams Comf Truf”

PHOTO: “We Make Drfams Comf Truf”

Doncha just love it when signmakers run out of letters and have to get creative?

But can an “F” really substitute for an “E“?

Yeah, we don’t think so either…so we give this Burien signmaker an “F” make that an “E” seeing that’s the letter they need most.

I guess their drfams won’t comf truf either…

PHOTO: “The Devil’s Getting Married” Monday Rainbow

PHOTO: “The Devil’s Getting Married” Monday Rainbow

Courtesy BTB Contributing Photographer Gregory Rehmke comes this great photo of a rainbow over Lake Burien, taken around 6:15pm Monday night as a squall of rain passed through as the sun kept shining. Some... [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]

Lake Burien Partially Frozen + Winter Arrives In Burien

Lake Burien Partially Frozen + Winter Arrives In Burien

Lake Burien is partially frozen! Photo taken by Contributing Photographer Gregory Rehmke at 8am, Sunday, Dec. 21, 2008. Nice way to wake up to Winter Solstice huh? Between 3-5 inches of powdery, icy new... [Read more]

The New Phone Book’s Here! The New Phone Book’s Here!

The New Phone Book’s Here! The New Phone Book’s Here!

Photo by Janet Grella Save this image to your hard drive. Print it out. Because soon you won’t be seeing this waste of paper products and plastic bags. Does anyone even use a phone book anymore?... [Read more]

“Oak Untre Ote” Opening In Burien Soon?

“Oak Untre Ote” Opening In Burien Soon?

We’re always excited to see new businesses opening in our ‘hood, so we practically wet our pants when we spotted this signage by our blog offices near Ambaum Blvd. and SW 151st. We were especially... [Read more]

PHOTO:Plant Growing Through Traffic Cone In W.C.

PHOTO:Plant Growing Through Traffic Cone In W.C.

Driving through our soon-to-be-annexed neighbor to the north this morning, we found this fascinating scene of nature vs man: a blackberry weed-like bush growing through a traffic cone on the corner of... [Read more]

PHOTO: The Roof’s On The Burien Town Square!

PHOTO: The Roof’s On The Burien Town Square!

Snapped today by Sales & Promotion Diva Janet Grella – the roof's on the new Burien Town Square! (a BTB Advertiser)  Read More →

Full Moon Flying Over Lake Burien

Full Moon Flying Over Lake Burien

Courtesy BTB Contributing Photographer Gregory Rehmke comes another great photo taken Sunday night at Lake Burien of the full moon rising as a jet takes off from SeaTac Airport:    Read More →

PHOTO: Gorgeous Full Moon Over Lake Burien

PHOTO: Gorgeous Full Moon Over Lake Burien

Courtesy BTB Contributing Photographer Gregory Rehmke comes this great photo taken last night at Lake Burien of the full moon rising as a jet takes off from SeaTac Airport: Tonight’s moonrise will... [Read more]

Reader Photo: Moonrise Over The Mountain

Reader Photo: Moonrise Over The Mountain

Courtesy BTB Reader Christine Halstead comes this scenic photo taken from her Burien home of the Moon rising over Mt. Rainier: Have a cool photo you’d like to share here? Email it to us!  Read More →

Tear Up Your Tuesday With Two Paul Conrath Photos

Tear Up Your Tuesday With Two Paul Conrath Photos

Here are two more great pics from Photographer Paul Conrath to ease you into another Tuesday (hey, at least Monday’s history…), this time rather than an amazing early-morning scenic at Eagle... [Read more]

Does Anyone Else Feel Like Spring Is In The Air?

Does Anyone Else Feel Like Spring Is In The Air?

Yesterday the temp hit a high of 52.5 degrees Farenheit in our B-Town ‘hood! Nice enough to go for a walk without getting soaked or chilled to the bone. Sunny enough to get our fingers dirty cleaning... [Read more]