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Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway Saturday Open House: Gorgeous new 4-BD in Seahurst!

Berkshire Hathaway Saturday Open House: Gorgeous new 4-BD in Seahurst!

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for this SATURDAY, April 25 – is a gorgeous new 4-bedroom home in the desirable Seahurst neighborhood! This... [Read more]

Burien and Metro plan Route 139 replacement shuttle, seek comments

Burien and Metro plan Route 139 replacement shuttle, seek comments

Metro Transit is working with the City of Burien on an alternative service to replace the parts of Bus Route 139 –which was cut last September (read our previous coverage here) – that were used the... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway Open House: 3-BD view home in Seahurst for $339,000

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: 3-BD view home in Seahurst for $339,000

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for this Sunday, Jan. 11 – is a fabulous 3+ bedroom view home in Seahurst, priced at just $339,000! This... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Views from Burien shows area obscured by fog

PHOTOS: Views from Burien shows area obscured by fog

Courtesy Chris Rimple comes this great panorama photo from his house today, showing a little sliver of Vashon, the Olympics, and West Seattle, with the remainder of Vashon, Blake, and Bainbridge obscured... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Save $5.00 on a Beautiful Start to 2015 at Advertiser Seahurst Salon!

Save $5.00 on a Beautiful Start to 2015 at Advertiser Seahurst Salon!

Have the holidays left you tapped out, but you still want to look great? Just in time, Advertiser Seahurst Salon is offering a special Coupon to keep you looking your best in the new year. Simply print... [Read more]

VIDEO: Recognize this thief? He stole a GPS unit from a car on 22nd Ave SW

VIDEO: Recognize this thief? He stole a GPS unit from a car on 22nd Ave SW

BTB Reader Kimberly is seeking the public’s help identifying this thief, who stole a GPS unit from her car Friday morning, Oct. 31 on 22nd Ave SW near SW 152nd Street: “There were two of them,... [Read more]

On Halloween, Burien man will give out thousands of international candies

On Halloween, Burien man will give out thousands of international candies

This Halloween night, if your kids (or you?) go trick-or-treating on 22nd Ave SW in Burien’s Seahurst neighborhood, in addition to the usual “Fun Sized” American-made candy bars, you... [Read more]

Man tries to steal boat near Seahurst, ends up in jail without a paddle

Man tries to steal boat near Seahurst, ends up in jail without a paddle

Burien resident John White shared this story about the theft of his boat Saturday night: Forest Ledge Boat Stolen Again-A Life or Death Story It was just after 5:00 pm last night. As we were about to order... [Read more]

Metro Transit considering replacing bus route #139 with alternative shuttles

Metro Transit considering replacing bus route #139 with alternative shuttles

Just a few days after a group of women protested the cutting of Metro bus route #139 in Burien, King County on Monday announced that it is considering an expansion of its ‘Alternative Services Program,’... [Read more]

Ribbon-cutting for restored Seahurst Park Beach will be Friday, Sept. 12

Ribbon-cutting for restored Seahurst Park Beach will be Friday, Sept. 12

The City of Burien, along with the Army Corps of Engineers will be holding a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the restored Seahurst Park Beach this Friday, Sept. 12, starting at 1:30 p.m. This event will celebrated... [Read more]

Seahurst Park set to re-open in August

Seahurst Park set to re-open in August

New fish ladder at Seahurst Park Beach. Construction crews are in the final stages of the Seahurst Shoreline Restoration Project, with a public opening planned for late August, the City of Burien announced. Crews... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Swarm of bees buzz into Seahurst yard

PHOTOS: Swarm of bees buzz into Seahurst yard

Seahurst resident Sherry Neunherz reports that as her 8-year old son was sitting down to do his homework one day last week, he looked out a window and discovered a “huge clump of bees hanging from... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway Open House: beautifully cared-for Hurstwood home

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: beautifully cared-for Hurstwood home

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest’s Open House – set for this Sunday, May 11 – is a beautifully cared-for 3-bedroom Hurstwood home with fabulous open floor plan... [Read more]

Highline Elementary Students match wits in District Math Contest

Highline Elementary Students match wits in District Math Contest

The Highline School District has some amazing elementary mathematicians, many of which met last Friday at the fifth annual Seahurst Elementary Math Bonanza. Students in 4th-, 5th-, and 6th-grades competed... [Read more]

Another power outage hits – this time in Burien’s Seahurst neighborhood

Another power outage hits – this time in Burien’s Seahurst neighborhood

Seattle City Light is reporting that an “equipment failure” has caused a power outage near Seahurst Park in Burien Thursday afternoon (Feb. 20), affecting some 148 homes. Seattle City Light... [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]

Giant Oak chases down, nearly hits Seahurst Musician David Templeton

Giant Oak chases down, nearly hits Seahurst Musician David Templeton

On Saturday Seahurst Musician David Templeton found out first-hand – if a tree falls in the forest and you’re there to outrun it, does anyone hear it? Here’s David’s story in his own... [Read more]

STOLEN: Blue 2010 Infiniti car from home in Shorewood

STOLEN: Blue 2010 Infiniti car from home in Shorewood

BTB Reader Tuan Tran reports that his blue Infiniti G37x was stolen from his Shorewood-area home sometime between Oct. 20 and Oct. 21: “The burglars broke into our home, stole several purses, watches,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post This Week’s Prudential NW Open House is a mid-century gem in Seahurst!

This Week’s Prudential NW Open House is a mid-century gem in Seahurst!

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Prudential Northwest’s Open House – this Sunday from 1 – 4 p.m. – is a great mid-century basement rambler in desirable Seahurst, just moments from Eagle Landing Park... [Read more]

Sponsored Post This Week’s Prudential NW Open House is a 3-BD Seahurst home for $299,950!

This Week’s Prudential NW Open House is a 3-BD Seahurst home for $299,950!

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Prudential Northwest’s Open House is a perfect combination of condition and location –  an ideal Seahurst one-level home with three bedrooms priced at just $299,950! This... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Reminder to Seahurst residents not to leave cars unlocked…’

LETTER: ‘Reminder to Seahurst residents not to leave cars unlocked…’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Just a reminder to Seahurst residents... [Read more]

Sponsored Post This Week’s Prudential NW Open House is a mid-century gem in Seahurst!

This Week’s Prudential NW Open House is a mid-century gem in Seahurst!

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Prudential Northwest’s Open House is a great mid-century basement rambler in desirable Seahurst, just moments from Eagle Landing Park and the beach and park! Easy walk to... [Read more]

Neighbors of Seahurst Park to discuss Westmark Development at May 7 meeting

Neighbors of Seahurst Park to discuss Westmark Development at May 7 meeting

There will be a ‘Neighbors of Seahurst Park’ community meeting on Tuesday, May 7, starting at 7 p.m. at the Sound Vista Condominiums Cabana, located at the corner of 12th Ave SW and 132nd Lane... [Read more]

SEATAC BLOG: Burien’s own Jim Graddon honored by King County Council

SEATAC BLOG: Burien’s own Jim Graddon honored by King County Council

Our sister site The SeaTac Blog is reporting that the King County Council on Monday recognized the distinguished career of SeaTac Police Chief Jim Graddon – who grew up in Burien’s Seahurst neighborhood…

FOLLOWUP/VIDEOS: Dead Fin Whale was ‘Apparent Victim of a Ship Strike’

FOLLOWUP/VIDEOS: Dead Fin Whale was ‘Apparent Victim of a Ship Strike’

The dead fin whale that washed ashore on Burien’s Seahurst Park Beach Saturday was the “apparent victim of a ship strike,” according to experts at the Seal Sitters Marine Mammal Stranding Network and Cascadia Research…

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Burien’s Own Coupeville Landslide is on the Horizon’

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Burien’s Own Coupeville Landslide is on the Horizon’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Unfortunately, the landslide that caused... [Read more]

Sponsored Post This Week’s Prudential Open House is SATURDAY: 4-BD Powell Seahurst Home

This Week’s Prudential Open House is SATURDAY: 4-BD Powell Seahurst Home

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Prudential Northwest’s Open House for this week is a move-in ready, four bedroom Powell Home built in 2000 in Burien’s Seahurst neighborhood – open this SATURDAY,... [Read more]

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Why Did This Tree Have to Die?’

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Why Did This Tree Have to Die?’

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Click image to see larger version. This... [Read more]