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Local boy (and Governor) Jay Inslee announces that he’s running for President

Local boy (and Governor) Jay Inslee announces that he’s running for President

Then-gubernatorial candidate Jay Inslee talks with then-Mayor Joan McGilton at Burien City Hall in 2011 before a walking tour through the city. Photo by Scott Schaefer. On Friday, Mar. 1, 2019, Gov. Jay... [Read more]

Washington State Caucuses will be this Saturday, Feb. 20 & Saturday, Mar. 26

Washington State Caucuses will be this Saturday, Feb. 20 & Saturday, Mar. 26

Presidential Caucuses for Washington State will be held this Saturday, Feb. 20 (for Republicans), and March 26 for Democrats. To vote in the 2016 Presidential Primary, you must be a registered voter in... [Read more]

SLIDESHOW: President Obama visits region

SLIDESHOW: President Obama visits region

Photographer Francis Zera was on hand Friday (Oct. 9) as President Obama touched down – then later took off – at/from Boeing Field. The President was in town to do two quick fundraisers. Click to... [Read more]

PHOTO: Rare Pic Of Richard Nixon & Sammy Davis Jr. Discovered In Burien

PHOTO: Rare Pic Of Richard Nixon & Sammy Davis Jr. Discovered In Burien

The Highline Hysterical Society (we’re members) released what they’re touting as an “extremely rare find” on Friday, April 1st – a photo that had thought to have been lost forever... [Read more]

JOB: SW King County Chamber Of Commerce Seeking New President/CEO

JOB: SW King County Chamber Of Commerce Seeking New President/CEO

The Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce (we’re members) is seeking a new President/CEO to manage the organization. Current Prez Nancy Hinthorne will be retiring in April, 2011. “Serving... [Read more]

PHOTO FRIDAY: Air Force One At Boeing Field (The Sonic Boom-Free Edition)

PHOTO FRIDAY: Air Force One At Boeing Field (The Sonic Boom-Free Edition)

President Obama came to the Seattle area Tuesday to do some fundraising, which of course meant that Air Force One was here to transport him. Which, as we all know by now, meant restricted air space…and... [Read more]

Curious About Health Care Reform Options? Informational Meeting Is Sunday, Sept. 20th

Curious About Health Care Reform Options? Informational Meeting Is Sunday, Sept. 20th

An informational meeting regarding Health Care Reform Options is coming Sunday, Sept. 20th, from 2pm – 4pm at the Burien Library. Sponsored by Heath Care For All -WA, South King County Action Team,... [Read more]

A Burien Brit’s DC Diary Day #2: Inauguration Day

A Burien Brit’s DC Diary Day #2: Inauguration Day

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Bob is an Englishman who lives in Burien who traveled to Washington, D.C. last week to attend the Inauguration of President Barack Obama. This is his second of three reports.] TUES.... [Read more]

A Burien Brit’s DC Diary: Inauguration Day #1

A Burien Brit’s DC Diary: Inauguration Day #1

Satellite photo by Geo-Eye-One. [EDITOR’S NOTE: Bob is an Englishman who lives in Burien who traveled to Washington, D.C. last week to attend the Inauguration of President Barack Obama. Previously,... [Read more]

PHOTO: Burien Resident’s View Of Inauguration

PHOTO: Burien Resident’s View Of Inauguration

Here’s a photo sent to use by Burien resident Bob, an Englishman who has been filing reports for us from Washington, DC, where he attended the Inauguration of Barack Obama: This is the view Bob had... [Read more]

Live Streaming Video From The Inauguration

Live Streaming Video From The Inauguration

Enjoy this historic day folks: .msnbcLinks {font-size:11px; font-family:Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; color: #999; margin-top: 5px; background: transparent; text-align: center; width: 425px;} .msnbcLinks... [Read more]

Where To Watch The Inauguration In Person & Online

Where To Watch The Inauguration In Person & Online

From our initial research, it looks like the only “sure thing” reliable place(s) to watch Tuesday’s historic Inauguration Day ceremonies in person (other than at your home or office)... [Read more]

EXCLUSIVE: Burien Resident’s Photos, Inauguration Day #1

EXCLUSIVE: Burien Resident’s Photos, Inauguration Day #1

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Bob is an Englishman and Burien resident who is currently in Washington, D.C. for the Inauguration of President Obama. This is his second in a series of exclusive reports for The... [Read more]

EXCLUSIVE: Burien Resident Reports From The Inauguration

EXCLUSIVE: Burien Resident Reports From The Inauguration

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Bob is an Englishman who lives in Burien who is in Washington, D.C. for the Inauguration of President Obama. Previously, we posted his eyewitness account of election night, and are... [Read more]

The Mark Restaurant Hosting Inaugural Party Jan. 20th

The Mark Restaurant Hosting Inaugural Party Jan. 20th

BTB Advertiser The Mark Restaurant & Bar is hosting an Inaugural Party Tuesday, Jan. 20th, and here are the details: WHEN: Tuesday, Jan. 20th, from 5pm to close WHERE: The Mark Restaurant & Bar,... [Read more]