Photos Section

READER PHOTOS: More stunning summer sunsets as seen from Burien

READER PHOTOS: More stunning summer sunsets as seen from Burien

BTB Reader Elston Hill sent us these photo of sunsets taken over the last two nights (click images to see larger versions): Elston took these from a viewpoint on 32nd Ave SW, above Three Tree Point. If... [Read more]

PHOTO: If you thought Sunday’s sunset pic was amazing, wait ’til you see this…

PHOTO: If you thought Sunday’s sunset pic was amazing, wait ’til you see this…

Burien resident Ethan Janson created this amazing animated gif of ‘fire in the sky’ – aka lightning – over Vashon Island Sunday night (July 13), from his Three Tree Point viewpoint (click... [Read more]

SLIDESHOW: Scenes from Thursday’s large disaster drill at Sea-Tac Airport

SLIDESHOW: Scenes from Thursday’s large disaster drill at Sea-Tac Airport

You probably heard numerous – and serious – helicopters around Burien on Thursday (July 10), as a multi-agency disaster drill was held at Sea-Tac Airport, and Photographer Francis Zera was on hand... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Readers share their photos & stories of the 4th in Burien

PHOTOS: Readers share their photos & stories of the 4th in Burien

BTB Reader Ethan Busse, 16, shared this great photo he took of the fireworks at Three Tree Point (click image to see larger version): New Burien resident Elston J. Hill also celebrated the 4th of July... [Read more]

Local Author/Artist Virginia Wright seeking photos for new book about Burien

Local Author/Artist Virginia Wright seeking photos for new book about Burien

Three Tree Point resident Virginia Wright is putting together a new book on the history of Burien, and is seeking photos. “The book will focus primarily on relatively recent history, and will feature... [Read more]

UPDATE: Here’s the latest – with photos – on the Seahurst Restoration Project

UPDATE: Here’s the latest – with photos – on the Seahurst Restoration Project

Construction at the Seahurst Park Beach Restoration Project has been focused on grading and storm drain work along the main park trail, wetland and south to the future picnic and new playground area,... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2nd annual ‘Burien UFO Festival’ in Olde Burien

PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2nd annual ‘Burien UFO Festival’ in Olde Burien

On Tuesday night, April 1, businesses and residents of Olde Burien were “abducted” by UFOs, Men – and Women – in Black, and more Aliens than you could shake a probe at. It was the second... [Read more]

Sponsored Post PHOTOS: Phase 2 of El Dorado West construction to be completed in August

PHOTOS: Phase 2 of El Dorado West construction to be completed in August

Phase 2 of Advertiser El Dorado West is scheduled to be completed in August, 2014. “Since our groundbreaking for the new $14 million building on July 31, 2012, El Dorado West has come a long... [Read more]

PHOTO: Recent Sunrise over Lake Burien

PHOTO: Recent Sunrise over Lake Burien

Here’s a photo taken by BTB Reader Marc Anderson of a recent Sunrise over Lake Burien – something we’ll be seeing an hour later now that Daylight Savings Time has kicked in (click image to... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Snow scenes in Burien; please share yours with our Readers!

PHOTOS: Snow scenes in Burien; please share yours with our Readers!

Have you enjoyed the snow in Burien yet? Well we have, and we’re asking our Readers to email their best pics in! Here are some scenes from Sunday morning…

PHOTOS: Monday’s sunset over the Cascades as seen from Lake Burien

PHOTOS: Monday’s sunset over the Cascades as seen from Lake Burien

BTB Contributor Gregory Rehmke took some great pics of the sunset from Burien Monday, but rather than pointing his lens west he aimed it to the east towards the airport over Lake Burien…

PHOTOS: 12th Fans watch the Super Bowl in Burien and New Jersey

PHOTOS: 12th Fans watch the Super Bowl in Burien and New Jersey

Area residents – aka ’12th Fans’ – were in New Jersey, local bars and homes enjoying Sunday’s Super Bowl blowout, and we’ve got some pics to share…

PHOTO: Recognize this man? Suspected Burien burglar caught on camera

PHOTO: Recognize this man? Suspected Burien burglar caught on camera

BTB Reader Gina Hess sent us these photos, which shows a suspected burglar looking through a door, taken in the 15400 block of 11th Ave SW on Dec. 30 (second photo is enhanced; click images to see larger... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Highline High School Student Leaders grant wishes at assembly

PHOTOS: Highline High School Student Leaders grant wishes at assembly

In the spirit of giving, the student leadership team at Burien’s Highline High School annually coordinates a wish-granting event for fellow students and families. This year’s “Winter... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes from on board a Des Moines Yacht Club Christmas Boat

PHOTOS: Scenes from on board a Des Moines Yacht Club Christmas Boat

Burien Arts’ John Unbehend sent us the following photos, which depict a different view of the annual Christmas Boat Parade – from on board: “We were lucky to be invited on the cruise by... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Navos hosts free Thanksgiving meal

PHOTOS: Navos hosts free Thanksgiving meal

Every year, Burien’s Navos hosts a free Thanksgiving meal for clients, their families and the larger community, and here are some photos from this week’s event, held on Tuesday, Nov. 26: “It... [Read more]

READER PHOTOS: Coyotes spotted above Three Tree Point and Seahurst

READER PHOTOS: Coyotes spotted above Three Tree Point and Seahurst

BTB Reader Dory Hamlyn sent us this photo of a ‘wiley’ Coyote spotted in a back yard above Three Tree Point near SW 170th Street and 24th Ave SW: “Although we’ve never seen them,... [Read more]

PHOTOS: In an attempt to ‘help,’ resident puts giant Band-Aid on Burien sign

PHOTOS: In an attempt to ‘help,’ resident puts giant Band-Aid on Burien sign

BTB Reader Andrew Birklid sent us the following photos – showing his efforts to help fix some of the damage caused by an angry driver on a rampage in August (read our previous coverage here) – and... [Read more]

Take funny photos of ‘Bret the Brat’ to win prizes from the Burien Brat Trot!

Take funny photos of ‘Bret the Brat’ to win prizes from the Burien Brat Trot!

Our friends at the Burien Brat Trot (we’re proud to be a Sponsor) are holding an Instagram Photo Contest where YOU go out and take photos of a fun little guy made out of a plastic toy hot dog (“Bret... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Just two weeks left to catch the Hi-Liners’ ‘Shrek the Musical’

PHOTOS: Just two weeks left to catch the Hi-Liners’ ‘Shrek the Musical’

Just two weeks left to catch the Hi-Liners‘ version of Shrek the Musical at the Highline Performing Arts Center, including performances this Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 14 and 15. And you can save... [Read more]

SLIDESHOW: Repairs finished on Sea-Tac Airport’s center runway

SLIDESHOW: Repairs finished on Sea-Tac Airport’s center runway

Click to Play Francis Zera’s Slideshow Story & Photos by Francis Zera Repairs were recently completed to Sea-Tac Airport’s center runway (16C/34C), which had been closed from July 8 –... [Read more]

PHOTOS: ‘Last Low Tide’ before Seahurst Park Beach undergoes restoration

PHOTOS: ‘Last Low Tide’ before Seahurst Park Beach undergoes restoration

BTB Contributor Maureen Hoffmann sent us the following note and photos, regarding Seahurst Park Beach, which will close in late September or early October for a restoration project: An elder Burien resident... [Read more]

PHOTOS: If it’s August in Burien, there are people fishing at Three Tree Point

PHOTOS: If it’s August in Burien, there are people fishing at Three Tree Point

BTB Contributor Gregory Rehmke took the following photos, showing crowds of fisherpeople at Burien’s Three Tree Point trying their luck at catching pink salmon on Sunday, Aug. 18 (click images to... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes from Burien’s ‘National Night Out’

PHOTOS: Scenes from Burien’s ‘National Night Out’

Tuesday night (Aug. 6) was ‘National Night Out,’ where people around the country got together in neighborhood gatherings to fight crime, get to know each other and meet with local law and emergency... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes from ‘Beauty of the Father’ at Burien Little Theatre

PHOTOS: Scenes from ‘Beauty of the Father’ at Burien Little Theatre

Burien Little Theatre and the Latino Theatre Project’s ‘Beauty of the Father’ opened this weekend, and Photographer Michael Brunk took some great pics (click images to see larger versions): Marina... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Mt. Rainier looms over Lake Burien School Memorial Park

PHOTOS: Mt. Rainier looms over Lake Burien School Memorial Park

BTB Contributor Gregory Rehmke sent us the following photo he took at Lake Burien School Memorial Park (click images to see larger versions): “I walked and jogged about eight time around Lake... [Read more]