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Stabbing victim’s brother arrested for SeaTac slaying

Stabbing victim’s brother arrested for SeaTac slaying

Our sister site The SeaTac Blog is reporting that King County Sheriff detectives on Tuesday (Aug. 27) arrested a 21-year old man in connection with the stabbing death of his 24-year old sister at a SeaTac... [Read more]

SEATAC BLOG: Judge strikes down measure to increase wage to $15/hour

SEATAC BLOG: Judge strikes down measure to increase wage to $15/hour

Our sister site The SeaTac Blog is reporting that King County Superior Court Judge Andrea Darvas on Monday reversed the decision of the SeaTac City Clerk’s “issuance of the Final Certificate of Sufficiency”... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Susan Pascal’s ‘Brazil Project’ closes out Cedarbrook’s ‘Jazz on the Lawn’ Friday

Susan Pascal’s ‘Brazil Project’ closes out Cedarbrook’s ‘Jazz on the Lawn’ Friday

REMINDER: Don’t miss this opportunity – this Friday, Aug 23 – it’s your last chance to catch local Jazz artists in a setting like no other on the south side – the plush Cedarbrook Lodge... [Read more]

Over 2,000 free backpacks given away at SeaTac Back to School Fair Thursday

Over 2,000 free backpacks given away at SeaTac Back to School Fair Thursday

Over 2,000 FREE backpacks filled with 
school supplies were given away to kids on Thursday (Aug. 15) during the City of SeaTac’s 7th annual Back to School Fair held at Valley Ridge Park. This annual... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Gail Pettis to swing Cedarbrook’s ‘Jazz on the Lawn’ Friday night

Gail Pettis to swing Cedarbrook’s ‘Jazz on the Lawn’ Friday night

Just when you thought things were cooling down around here, along comes Seattle-based Jazz artist Gail Pettis to heat up the night with soulful, sultry and steamy Jazz vocals along with lively interpretations... [Read more]

REMINDER: Enjoy FREE ‘Music in the Park’ tonight and Thursday night!

REMINDER: Enjoy FREE ‘Music in the Park’ tonight and Thursday night!

Burien Parks will be presenting two FREE ‘Music in the Park’ concerts this week – with the Total Experience Gospel Choir Wed. night at North SeaTac Park and Klyntel at Lake Burien School... [Read more]

Car hits pole, causing power outage for over 4,900 Monday

Car hits pole, causing power outage for over 4,900 Monday

Seattle City Light is reporting that a power outage is affecting 4.922 customers Monday, July 29. The cause noted on the utility’s website is a car hitting a pole in the Tukwila area. The outage... [Read more]

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

This Week’s Prudential NW Open House is a 3-bedroom for just $299,950!

This Sunday’s BTB Real Estate Sponsor Prudential Northwest’s Open House is an impeccably kept 3-bedroom, 2-bath home priced to sell at just $299,950! New items in 2007 include: composition... [Read more]

Sponsored Post REMINDER: Cedarbrook Lodge’s ‘Jazz on the Lawn’ continues Friday night

REMINDER: Cedarbrook Lodge’s ‘Jazz on the Lawn’ continues Friday night

REMINDER: Cedarbrook Lodge’s ‘Jazz on the Lawn’ series continues this Friday, July 26, with Sweeter than the Day! The show begins at 6:30 p.m., and tickets are $20. Sweeter than the... [Read more]

Jessica Lynne Band FREE at ‘Music in the Park’ at N. SeaTac Park TONIGHT

Jessica Lynne Band FREE at ‘Music in the Park’ at N. SeaTac Park TONIGHT

REMINDER: Burien Park’s FREE outdoor ‘Music (and Theater) in the Park’ continues TONIGHT – Wednesday, July 17 – at North SeaTac Park with country music from the Jessica Lynne Band. Here’s... [Read more]

Aircraft fire response drills to be held at Sea-Tac Airport this week

Aircraft fire response drills to be held at Sea-Tac Airport this week

The Port of Seattle Fire Department announced that it will be conducting aircraft fire response exercises this week as part of regularly scheduled training on a runway closed due to construction. Two exercises... [Read more]

Sponsored Post REMINDER: Cedarbrook Lodge’s ‘Jazz on the Lawn’ starts TONIGHT!

REMINDER: Cedarbrook Lodge’s ‘Jazz on the Lawn’ starts TONIGHT!

REMINDER: TONIGHT – Friday, July 12 – is the start of Cedarbrook Lodge’s ‘Jazz on the Lawn’ series, with The Kora Band! Here’s the full lineup for their summer concert series: July... [Read more]

Walk-n-Talk through North SeaTac Park this Sunday

Walk-n-Talk through North SeaTac Park this Sunday

4th of July weekend is full of hustle and bustle, but maybe you’d just like a walk in the park? Ahh, shady trails, quiet conversation and a babbling brook sound pretty nice after the “rockets’ red... [Read more]

Pavement work to temporarily close Sea-Tac’s center runway this Summer

Pavement work to temporarily close Sea-Tac’s center runway this Summer

The Port of Seattle is alerting area residents that they will be temporarily closing the center runway at Sea-Tac Airport between July 8 – Aug. 2. The work will “extend the life of the runway,”... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Cedarbrook Lodge’s ‘Jazz on the Lawn’ returns this summer

Cedarbrook Lodge’s ‘Jazz on the Lawn’ returns this summer

‘Break it down!’ For the second consecutive year, Cedarbrook Lodge in SeaTac has some ‘cool’ cats scheduled to ‘jam’ on these Friday evenings this summer – check ‘em out: July 12:... [Read more]

Thieves who stole 7,200 feet of copper wire from Sea-Tac Airport now in custody

Thieves who stole 7,200 feet of copper wire from Sea-Tac Airport now in custody

Two men who allegedly stole thousands of feet of copper wire from runway light towers at Sea-Tac Airport are now in custody facing federal charges, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan Tuesday (June... [Read more]

SR-518 construction may cause travel delays near airport this weekend

SR-518 construction may cause travel delays near airport this weekend

Whether you are picking up, dropping off or parking, plan for extra time getting to and from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport this weekend, as construction work will continue on SR-518. Concrete panel... [Read more]

Half a million Honeybees are now buzzing around Sea-Tac Airport’s open space

Half a million Honeybees are now buzzing around Sea-Tac Airport’s open space

Sea-Tac Airport’s lead beekeeper, Bob Redmond, director of the local nonprofit The Common Acre, and beekeeper David Feinberg look at the health of the hive next to the center runway. Click image... [Read more]

Two Highline Public School Teachers honored by Seattle Seahawks

Two Highline Public School Teachers honored by Seattle Seahawks

On May 24, two Highline Public School Teachers – Elle Parsons and Lyn Nelthropp – were honored with 22 others as “Symetra Heroes in the Classroom” during the 2012 NFL season…

Gardeners will share their roots during Highline Garden Tour Saturday, June 8

Gardeners will share their roots during Highline Garden Tour Saturday, June 8

From Burien to Normandy Park to SeaTac, the folks whose gardens have been tapped for the 2013 Highline Garden Tour have been out in all kinds of weather this spring – weeding, pruning, composting and... [Read more]

Pickleball Tournament will be served up in SeaTac this weekend

Pickleball Tournament will be served up in SeaTac this weekend

A pickleball tournament will be served up at the SeaTac Community Center this weekend, with the best players from all over the country competing. “Pickleball was invented in Seattle, and SeaTac will... [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…

Massage Parlor/Prostitution Ring busted in Burien, SeaTac & Kent Thursday Night

Massage Parlor/Prostitution Ring busted in Burien, SeaTac & Kent Thursday Night

Detectives from the King County Sheriff’s Office, along with the Burien and SeaTac Police Departments, served search warrants on five area locations last night related to a lengthy prostitution investigation. The... [Read more]

New $1.72 billion ‘Gateway’ project would finally connect SR-509 to I-5

New $1.72 billion ‘Gateway’ project would finally connect SR-509 to I-5

A proposed $1.72 billion project that would finally connect SR-509 to I-5 would “relieve traffic congestion and improve freight mobility,” according to supporters. “Let’s finish what... [Read more]

Spring Recycling Collection Event is this Saturday at Tyee Parking Lot in SeaTac

Spring Recycling Collection Event is this Saturday at Tyee Parking Lot in SeaTac

The City of SeaTac’s Spring Recycling Collection Event for King County Residents will be from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. this Saturday, April 13, at the Tyee Educational Complex Parking Lot (4424 South 188th... [Read more]

Former Burien Red Light Camera Firm Redflex Faces ‘Bribery’ Issues

Former Burien Red Light Camera Firm Redflex Faces ‘Bribery’ Issues

by Jack Mayne Redflex Traffic Solutions, the company that once provided red light photo enforcement cameras in Burien, and currently does in SeaTac, says an internal corruption investigation has found... [Read more]