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Southcenter Parkway & Klickitat Drive Re-Open; But Be Wary Of U-Turn Frenzy

Southcenter Parkway & Klickitat Drive Re-Open; But Be Wary Of U-Turn Frenzy

Story & Photos by Scott Schaefer Tukwila’s Southcenter Parkway and Klickitat Drive have reopened, making access to that part of the city much better, just in time for shopping season. BUT…as... [Read more]

Local Rotary Clubs Present $10,000 Check To YMCA

Local Rotary Clubs Present $10,000 Check To YMCA

The Rotary Clubs of SeaTac, Burien/White Center and Southcenter presented a $10,000 check to the YMCA last Thursday at a joint meeting of the three clubs held at Cedarbrook Lodge in SeaTac.

Sponsored Post New Advertiser Emerald City Smoothie Offering 75¢ Off Coupon

New Advertiser Emerald City Smoothie Offering 75¢ Off Coupon

The B-Town Blog welcomes our newest Advertiser, Emerald City Smoothie, which is offering a coupon good for 75¢ off a Smoothie at their Burien, Southcenter or new Starfire Sports location in Tukwila. Owners... [Read more]

OMG! Some Of The Stars From “Twilight” Will Be At Southcenter Nov. 12th!!!

OMG! Some Of The Stars From “Twilight” Will Be At Southcenter Nov. 12th!!!

OMG! On Thursday, Nov. 12th, some cast members from “The Twilight Saga: New Moon” will be appearing at Tukwila’s Westfield Southcenter Mall! And get this kids – not only can you... [Read more]

Tukwila's Backyard Wildlife Festival Is Saturday, May 9th

Tukwila's Backyard Wildlife Festival Is Saturday, May 9th

Tukwila’s annual Backyard Wildlife Festival is a free all-day event on Saturday, May 9th, to educate and inspire people to welcome wildlife – such as birds, butterflies, and other wildlife – into their backyards, gardens and communities.

Appropriately, coming up on Mother (Earth)’s Day weekend, and it’s a free, all-day event to educate and inspire people to welcome wildlife – such as birds, butterflies, and other wildlife – into their backyards, gardens and communities.

Here are the details…

Unemployed Can Get A Free Planner Saturday, March 14th

Unemployed Can Get A Free Planner Saturday, March 14th

BTB Reader Theresa Frasch tells us that area unemployed can received a free “Franklin Planner” this coming Saturday, March 14th at the Franklin Covey Store at Southcenter Mall.

It appears that the only catch is that you have to physically go into the store and provide them with information about your last employer, thus giving them the chance to upsell you their other products.

But what do you expect for free?

Southcenter Shooting Suspect Arrested In Portland

Southcenter Shooting Suspect Arrested In Portland

Barry L. Saunders was arrested Wed. afternoon in Portland. The Seattle P-I reports that Barry L. Saunders, the suspect in last Saturday’s deadly shooting at Southcenter Mall, was captured and arrested... [Read more]

Police Release Photo Of Southcenter Shooting Suspect

Police Release Photo Of Southcenter Shooting Suspect

Barry L. Saunders, 21, is wanted in connection with the deadly Southcenter shooting Nov. 22nd. According to KOMO News, the public is being asked to help find the suspect in last weekend’s fatal shooting... [Read more]

VIDEOS Related To Nov. 22nd Southcenter Shooting

VIDEOS Related To Nov. 22nd Southcenter Shooting

As you’ve probably heard by now, a shooting inside Tukwila’s Westfield Southcenter Mall on Saturday Nov. 22nd left one young man dead and another seriously injured, the gunman still at large,... [Read more]

Southcenter Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, Gunman At Large

Southcenter Shooting Leaves 1 Dead, Gunman At Large

A shooting inside Tukwila’s Westfield Southcenter Mall Saturday afternoon left one man dead and another seriously injured, the gunman still at large, and the mall locked down for a while before being... [Read more]

Chris Cornell & Timbaland To Perform At Southcenter 11/2

Chris Cornell & Timbaland To Perform At Southcenter 11/2

Former Soundgarden frontman and legendary grunge/rock singer Chris Cornell will be making a rare, FREE in-store performance with Timbaland at a Southcenter phone store in Tukwila on Sunday, Nov. 2nd. WHEN:... [Read more]

UPDATE:I-405 Re-Opened; Live Webcam View

UPDATE:I-405 Re-Opened; Live Webcam View

The traffic webcam view above is of the scene where,  around 7:10am this morning, a fatal crash and fire blocked all southbound lanes of I-405 in Tukwila near Southcenter causing a major four-mile... [Read more]

Emerald City Smoothie Unveils New Store Friday

Emerald City Smoothie Unveils New Store Friday

James Park, Dan Tamburelli and Janel Stoneback of Burien’s Emerald City Smoothie are opening their second store this Friday, at the remodeled Southcenter in Tukwila. From Janel’s press release: Please... [Read more]

Flyover Video Of Southcenter From An R/C Plane

Flyover Video Of Southcenter From An R/C Plane

This is a pretty cool flyover vid of Westfield Southcenter done using a radio/remote-controlled airplane, shot by Cascade Aerial Photography:  Read More →

Remodeled Southcenter To Open July 25th

Remodeled Southcenter To Open July 25th

Come July 25th, shoppers and diners will be able to admire Mt. Rainier through a 90-foot glass facade while eating inside the $240 million remodeled Westfield Southcenter mall. The addition brings the... [Read more]

TRAFFIC ALERT: Accident Jams Northbound I-5 Near Southcenter

TRAFFIC ALERT: Accident Jams Northbound I-5 Near Southcenter

UPDATE: It appears that the traffic mess has cleared, so you can come home now! Just learned of the apparent aftermath of a major accident jamming up traffic on Northbound I-5 near Southcenter, so you... [Read more]

Traffic Advisory: Avoid I-5 Southbound Near Southcenter This Weekend

Traffic Advisory: Avoid I-5 Southbound Near Southcenter This Weekend

We here at the B-Town Blog are as sick and tired of these ding-dang traffic construction nightmares as you are, so we’re passing along this critical, headache-avoidance advisory: Avoid driving I-5... [Read more]

Strange B-Town Ad O’The Day: Someone Wants Your Cat or Dog To Wear A Dress!

Strange B-Town Ad O’The Day: Someone Wants Your Cat or Dog To Wear A Dress!

Found on Craigslist> south king > art & crafts: Elegant special occasion dog dresses to fit small dog or cat. These are unique dresses made from satin and lace for special occasions, parties,... [Read more]