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‘Burien By Ear’ #1: An Interview With Legendary Seattle Mariner Edgar Martinez

‘Burien By Ear’ #1: An Interview With Legendary Seattle Mariner Edgar Martinez

Welcome to another innovative new feature of The B-Town Blog, named ‘Best Hyperlocal Website‘ in the Northwest by the Society of Professional Journalists – our first-ever Podcast, entitled... [Read more]

Burien-Based Painter Darryl Whalen Producing Podcasts On ‘Healthy Painting’

Burien-Based Painter Darryl Whalen Producing Podcasts On ‘Healthy Painting’

by Scott Schaefer A local painter/contractor is now producing podcasts on ‘healthy painting,’ and as far as we can tell, he may be the first Podcaster in the Burien area. Darryl Whalen, Owner/President... [Read more]

Former Radio DJ Bill Reid Is Still Telling Stories In Burien

Former Radio DJ Bill Reid Is Still Telling Stories In Burien

Bill Reid at the studio with Nirvana’s Krist Novoselic and Pearl Jam’s Stone Gossard. by Joanne Dyer Stop by Tellit Productions in downtown Burien and you might recognize co-owner Bill Reid’s voice... [Read more]

Burien Little Theatre Auditioning For Readings Of “A Christmas Story” Sept. 16

Burien Little Theatre Auditioning For Readings Of “A Christmas Story” Sept. 16

Our friends at Burien Little Theatre are holding auditions for readings of the holiday classic “A Christmas Story” (“You’ll put your eye out!”), written by Philip Grecian,... [Read more]

PHOTO FRIDAY: Amateur Radio In The Park

PHOTO FRIDAY: Amateur Radio In The Park

This past weekend, visitors to Marvista Park were treated to the sight of radio equipment, a communications trailer, the quiet hum of small generators and a antenna tower sprouting from the park’s... [Read more]

Highline Amateur Radio Club Participating In Field Day This Weekend

Highline Amateur Radio Club Participating In Field Day This Weekend

This weekend, local amateur radio operators (“hams”) from the Highline (Burien, Des Moines, Normandy Park, SeaTac, Tukwila, as well as the North Highline unincorporated area) Amateur Radio... [Read more]

Radio Host Dave Ross Will Sing At Burien’s PAC May 15-16

Radio Host Dave Ross Will Sing At Burien’s PAC May 15-16

ChoralSounds Northwest is holding a musical “reflection on the impact of political discourse in both British and American musical theater through the years” featuring KIRO radio host and erstwhile... [Read more]

Hey Mom, Didja Hear Me On KUOW?! I Was On The Ray-dio Today Mom!! Isn't That Nifty???

Hey Mom, Didja Hear Me On KUOW?! I Was On The Ray-dio Today Mom!! Isn't That Nifty???

Dear Mom – I know you read The B-Town Blog, because I know your computer’s IP address (and Mom, will you please stop commenting on that Naked Lady Sculpture story? That is soooo July of you!),... [Read more]

German Urban Planner Thomas Sieverts Featured On KUOW; Will Be At B/ IAS Thursday Beginning At 4pm

German Urban Planner Thomas Sieverts Featured On KUOW; Will Be At B/ IAS Thursday Beginning At 4pm

Wednesday morning (July 1st), KUOW Radio featured German Urban planner Thomas Sieverts, who will be the featured guest at a “Nosh & Walk” event Thursday night, July 2nd at the Burien Interim... [Read more]

Highline Amateur Radio Club Will Ham It Up Feb. 28th

Highline Amateur Radio Club Will Ham It Up Feb. 28th

The Highline Amateur Radio Club will hold its second meeting at 10am on Saturday, February 28th at the Burien Fire Department, located at 15100 8th Avenue SW in Burien. Besides a short business meeting... [Read more]

Burien Bartells & KOMO Radio Team Up For Salvation Army

Burien Bartells & KOMO Radio Team Up For Salvation Army

Story & Photos by Janet Grella On Wednesday Dec. 10th, I left the BTB offices on 10th SW to visit the Digital Print Center at Bartell Drugs in their new location in Burien. I had already been schooled... [Read more]

Listen To Us On KUOW’s “Weekday”

Listen To Us On KUOW’s “Weekday”

For those who missed it, here is a the full MP3 Podcast of the Monday “Placeblogging” edition of KUOW’s “Weekday” where we were a call-in guest (our short blabbering comments... [Read more]

We *May* Be On KUOW’s “Weekday” Around 9:30am

We *May* Be On KUOW’s “Weekday” Around 9:30am

If you’re near one of those old-fangled airwave-transmitter receiving “radio” thingys this morning, be sure to tune in to KUOW 94.9 FM at 9am (or you can listen online like the rest of... [Read more]