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SLIDESHOW: Repairs finished on Sea-Tac Airport’s center runway

SLIDESHOW: Repairs finished on Sea-Tac Airport’s center runway

Click to Play Francis Zera’s Slideshow Story & Photos by Francis Zera Repairs were recently completed to Sea-Tac Airport’s center runway (16C/34C), which had been closed from July 8 –... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Burien Parks Shows Off Improvements to North Burien Parks

PHOTOS: Burien Parks Shows Off Improvements to North Burien Parks

Our friends at Burien Parks recently put together the following slideshow that demonstrates improvements they’ve made to various North Burien parks (click the icon in the lower right corner of the... [Read more]

SLIDESHOW: Celebrate <i>Dia de los Muertos</i> at a Local, Historic Graveyard

SLIDESHOW: Celebrate Dia de los Muertos at a Local, Historic Graveyard

Story & Photos by Scott Schaefer Welcome to Dia de los Muertos de Burien – The B-Town Blog’s “Day of the Dead” tribute to Burien’s earliest, and sadly, mostly forgotten... [Read more]

SLIDESHOW: Sea-Tac Airport’s ‘Emergency Drill’ Up Close From Runway

SLIDESHOW: Sea-Tac Airport’s ‘Emergency Drill’ Up Close From Runway

Over 100 volunteers posed as ‘victims’ next to a mock-up aircraft in a fire and rescue scenario at Sea-Tac Airport Friday (July 15), in the Port of Seattle’s Tri-ennial Emergency Exercise for... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Condor Airlines’ Inaugural Flight From Sea-Tac To Frankfurt

PHOTOS: Condor Airlines’ Inaugural Flight From Sea-Tac To Frankfurt

Condor Airlines, new to the northwest from Germany, had its inaugural flight out of Sea-Tac Airport to Frankfurt on Thursday, June 23rd, and Photographer Francis Zera was there to capture the excitement: Click... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes From Three Tree Point Polar Bear Plunge

PHOTOS: Scenes From Three Tree Point Polar Bear Plunge

Today’s beautiful, blue skies and sunshine didn’t really contribute much to warming up the waters of Puget Sound, but that didn’t dissuade a record number of local residents from plunging... [Read more]

A Q & A With Owners Of Burien House Damaged In Storm, Plus Slideshow

A Q & A With Owners Of Burien House Damaged In Storm, Plus Slideshow

Dane Johnson & Kathy Justin accepting the city of Burien's Community Leader Award in 2009. As we first reported last week, a waterfront home belonging to prolific Burien artists Dane Johnson and... [Read more]

SLIDESHOW: Protesters March Into Chase Bank & Bank Of America Branches

SLIDESHOW: Protesters March Into Chase Bank & Bank Of America Branches

Tuesday morning (Oct. 26th) at 11:30am, numerous workers, families, and community members marched into the Burien branches of Chase Bank and Bank of America to protest their demands to freeze foreclosures... [Read more]

SOUND SLIDESHOW: A Tribute To Carly Henley

SOUND SLIDESHOW: A Tribute To Carly Henley

Last week, 2008 Highline High School graduate and University of Washington student Carly Henley, 20, was found dead at a fraternity house, the victim of suicide. On Friday night (Oct. 8th), hundreds –... [Read more]

PHOTO FRIDAY: Des Moines After Dark

PHOTO FRIDAY: Des Moines After Dark

Photographer Michael Brunk has been lurking around Des Moines recently, capturing photos of this beautiful “waterland” city as the sun slips behind the Olympic mountains. He’s gone through... [Read more]

PHOTO FRIDAY: “Springtime In Burien” Nature Photos By Francis Zera

PHOTO FRIDAY: “Springtime In Burien” Nature Photos By Francis Zera

The days are getting longer, the sky brighter, flowers are starting to bloom, bugs are coming out and its Photo Friday – what better way to celebrate the coming days of Spring than by celebrating... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Scenes From Memorial For Slain 15-Year Old Burien Girl

PHOTOS: Scenes From Memorial For Slain 15-Year Old Burien Girl

Story & Photos by Scott Schaefer On the busy 12400 block of Ambaum Blvd., a quiet, makeshift memorial stands as a tribute to Mikarah Nasabreo Sanders, the 15-year old girl who was shot and killed by... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Kids, Dogs, Costumes & Wiener Dog Races – Scenes From Saturday’s “Boo In Burien”

PHOTOS: Kids, Dogs, Costumes & Wiener Dog Races – Scenes From Saturday’s “Boo In Burien”

On Halloween (Saturday, Oct. 31st), the annual “Boo In Burien” took place, where children went trick or treating from business to business, dogs (and kids) in costumes paraded, and wiener dogs... [Read more]

PHOTOS & SOUNDS: A Zen-Like Autumn Photo Slideshow

PHOTOS & SOUNDS: A Zen-Like Autumn Photo Slideshow

Fall has definitely fallen unto our area, and to celebrate the refreshing, crisp air and colorful leaves, we present to you a very zen-like Photo/Audio Slideshow created at Seahurst Park by Photographer... [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]

Welcome Fall With A Look Back At Summer

Welcome Fall With A Look Back At Summer

Fall officially begins at 8:44am PDT today (Monday, Sept. 22), and what better way to celebrate the season of spiders, colorful leaves and pumpkin slingshots than by taking a look back at summer through... [Read more]

Scenes From Saturday's Artwalk, Part 1

Scenes From Saturday's Artwalk, Part 1

Some scenes from Saturday’s annual Artwalk (videos coming soon): Created with Admarket’s flickrSLiDR.  Read More →

Re-Live Hot August Nite Via This Slideshow

Re-Live Hot August Nite Via This Slideshow

Courtesy BTB Contributing Photographer Gary Parvan comes this entertaining slideshow of photos taken at last Saturday’s “Hot August Nite” in Olde Burien:  Read More →

Soundtransit Moves Train To Tukwila Station

Soundtransit Moves Train To Tukwila Station

Flickr slideshow (by Brian Bundridge) shows Soundtransit’s moving of a train to the Tukwila station: Created with Admarket’s flickrSLiDR.  Read More →

Video Allows You to Relive the Burien Daddy/Daughter Dance

Video Allows You to Relive the Burien Daddy/Daughter Dance

Relive last Saturday’s Daddy/Daughter dance without having to hassle with building your own time machine: UPDATE: Got word that the slideshow wasn’t embedding properly, so here’s a video... [Read more]

Tour Burien Artwork Without Leaving Your Desk

Tour Burien Artwork Without Leaving Your Desk

Courtesy of Michael Lafreniere, Director of Parks, Recreation & Cultural Services for Burien Parks comes this excellent Flickr slideshow of artwork around B-Town:  Read More →