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Open house for Route 120 transit improvements will be Oct. 10

Open house for Route 120 transit improvements will be Oct. 10

King County Metro, along with the Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT), will be holding an Open house for Route 120 transit improvements and the future RapidRide H Line on Wednesday, Oct. 10 at... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Worth the drive – 3 Wishes Seattle Naot Trunk Show will be Saturday, Sept. 29

Worth the drive – 3 Wishes Seattle Naot Trunk Show will be Saturday, Sept. 29

Long a popular tradition at 3 Wishes Burien, the Dansko and Naot Trunk Show is still alive and well, now at 3 Wishes Seattle in the Phinneywood Neighborhood. Taking place on Saturday, Sept. 29 from Noon... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Seattle Southside: A Tourist Destination

Seattle Southside: A Tourist Destination

Please welcome new sponsor Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority: Des Moines Beach Park Seattle Southside: A Tourist Destination Many locals take the natural and urban wonder of Southwest King County... [Read more]

OBIT: My beloved Mom – Marilyn Jean Schaefer – passed away July 18, 2018

OBIT: My beloved Mom – Marilyn Jean Schaefer – passed away July 18, 2018

By Scott Schaefer (with help from his sisters) Founder/Publisher My beloved Mom – Marilyn Jean (nee Martin) Schaefer – a longtime West Seattle resident, passed away peacefully on July 18, 2018 at... [Read more]

PHOTO: Moon, Mt. Rainier & smoke from Tuesday’s Duwamish River barge fire

PHOTO: Moon, Mt. Rainier & smoke from Tuesday’s Duwamish River barge fire

Courtesy Mary Ann Newton comes this photo, taken Tuesday night, June 26, showing the smoke plume from a barge fire on the Duwamish River, along with the moon and Mt. Rainier (click image to view larger... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Seahurst, Beacon Hill, Des Moines, Burien

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Seahurst, Beacon Hill, Des Moines, Burien

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding four great Open Houses this weekend! The first is a Cape Cod Seahurst beauty with majestic Sound & Mountain... [Read more]

Burien cop arrested after 13-hour standoff with Seattle Police Wednesday

Burien cop arrested after 13-hour standoff with Seattle Police Wednesday

Burien Police/King County Sheriff’s deputy Berdon Parsons, 30, was taken into custody safely Wednesday afternoon after a tense, 13-hour standoff with Seattle Police at a Capitol Hill apartment. Seattle... [Read more]

Puget Sound Regional Council’s General Assembly will be Thursday, May 31

Puget Sound Regional Council’s General Assembly will be Thursday, May 31

The Puget Sound Regional Council’s General Assembly will be held on Thursday, May 31 at The Sanctuary Seattle at the Mark. Lunch will be provided to registered participants; to register, click here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/general-assembly-2018-registration-43756968270 The... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Beacon Hill, Burien, Des Moines, Normandy Park, Arbor Heights

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Beacon Hill, Burien, Des Moines, Normandy Park, Arbor Heights

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding several Open Houses this weekend! The first Open House is another tastefully done project in Beacon Hill by boutique... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Brand New SeaTac, Beacon Hill Views, 5-BD Green Oasis

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Open Houses: Brand New SeaTac, Beacon Hill Views, 5-BD Green Oasis

Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding four Open Houses this weekend! The first home is a rare combination – an affordable and beautiful new 4-bedroom... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: New 5-BD Westview Estates; Modern Urban Georgetown 2-BD Homes

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: New 5-BD Westview Estates; Modern Urban Georgetown 2-BD Homes

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding four Open Houses this weekend: The first two homes – open both Saturday & Sunday – are newly constructed... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: Affordable 2-BD w/beach rights; 3-BD in Renton; 2-BD historic condo; 4-BD waterfront

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: Affordable 2-BD w/beach rights; 3-BD in Renton; 2-BD historic condo; 4-BD waterfront

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding four Open Houses this weekend: The first home – open this Saturday – is a great starter home in the Manhattan... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open House: Modern Urban Georgetown 2-BD Home

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open House: Modern Urban Georgetown 2-BD Home

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding one Open House this weekend: The home – open on both this Saturday, Sept. 23 and Sunday, Sept. 24 – is... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: Mod Georgetown 2-BD, Federal Way Bungalow & Normandy Park Waterfront

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices NW Real Estate Open Houses: Mod Georgetown 2-BD, Federal Way Bungalow & Normandy Park Waterfront

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Northwest Real Estate will be holding three Open Houses this weekend! The first home – open both Friday and Saturday – is a 2-bedroom, 2-bath... [Read more]

U.S. Attorney General threatens sanctuary cities like Burien, Seattle

U.S. Attorney General threatens sanctuary cities like Burien, Seattle

By Jack Mayne The City of Burien was categorically threatened by U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Monday (March 27) when he threatened to strip some “sanctuary cities” of coveted Justice Department... [Read more]

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Burien family takes part in historic Women’s March

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Burien family takes part in historic Women’s March

Burien was represented at the historic Women’s March in Seattle on Saturday (Jan. 21), as the Kleitsch family participated – along with an estimated 175,000 others. This event is considered to... [Read more]

LETTER: Resident says Metro Transit has reduced afternoon bus routes for Burien

LETTER: Resident says Metro Transit has reduced afternoon bus routes for Burien

[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:] Dear City Council & City Manager, Over... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Local Photographer Aaron Wells captures beauty of snow in the city

PHOTOS: Local Photographer Aaron Wells captures beauty of snow in the city

As snow fell over the Puget Sound area overnight, local photographer Aaron Wells explored the city’s favorite spots to capture the moment. See more of Aaron’s work here: http://aaronwells.us,... [Read more]

Is it snowing yet? Here’s a convenient way to watch the flakes move in…

Is it snowing yet? Here’s a convenient way to watch the flakes move in…

As the second snow of 2016 slowly sneaks up from the south before dropping a few flakes on our area, the easiest way to watch for its progress is right here – from the comfort of your computer or... [Read more]