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PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline High Pirates Track, Soccer, Baseball & Softball

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline High Pirates Track, Soccer, Baseball & Softball

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her second year with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 12-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

Highline Bears will open 2016 season at Steve Cox Memorial Field on Sat., May 28

Highline Bears will open 2016 season at Steve Cox Memorial Field on Sat., May 28

The Highline Bears will open their 2016 season against the Langley Blaze on Saturday, May 28, 2016, with the first pitch scheduled for 7:05 p.m. The Bears will be led by new manager Rich Linnros, along... [Read more]

Free ‘Family Fun Run’ will be Thursday, May 19 at Burien Town Square Park

Free ‘Family Fun Run’ will be Thursday, May 19 at Burien Town Square Park

A free ‘Family Fun Run’ – a scavenger hunt style race for runners and walkers of all ages – will be held on Thursday, May 19, from 5:30 – 8 p.m. at Burien Town Square Park. The 60-minute... [Read more]

Sponsored Post TL Sea Diving’s ¡Sale-o de Mayo! – a One-Day Sale – is May 7!

TL Sea Diving’s ¡Sale-o de Mayo! – a One-Day Sale – is May 7!

Looking for your next great adventure – how about Scuba Diving? Come on out to TL Sea Diving’s ¡Sale-o de Mayo! – a One-Day Sale on Saturday, May 7 – Open Water Course Fee for only $95!!... [Read more]

Seattle Sounders FC Player Darwin Jones featured as April #HighlineAlum

Seattle Sounders FC Player Darwin Jones featured as April #HighlineAlum

Seattle Sounders FC forward Darwin Jones – who went to school in the Highline area – is featured in this month’s #HighlineAlum social media campaign. Jones is a 2010 graduate of Mount Rainier High... [Read more]

‘Walk-n-Talk’ around southern Gregory Heights this Sunday, May 1

‘Walk-n-Talk’ around southern Gregory Heights this Sunday, May 1

From our friends at WABI Burien: The weatherman has promised a sunny weekend, so let’s get out together for the May Walk-n-Talk, set for this Sunday, May 1! This month we’ll walk around the southern... [Read more]

Rich Lindros will Manage the Highline Bears this year; opening game is May 28!

Rich Lindros will Manage the Highline Bears this year; opening game is May 28!

The Highline Bears announced that they have hired Rich Lindros as their 2016 Manager. Lindros will be taking over the duties from Todd Coughlin, who had signed on for one year as the Bears inaugural... [Read more]

Kennedy Catholic High announces new Football Coaching staff

Kennedy Catholic High announces new Football Coaching staff

Kennedy Catholic High School (an Advertiser) announced the hiring of several new coaches to the football team staff, who will join new head coach Sheldon Cross. Cross and his staff have taken the reins... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Pirates tennis, soccer, baseball & track

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Highline Pirates tennis, soccer, baseball & track

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Back with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 11-year old Isabel Herbruger – who has earned a Girl Scout badge in Journalism, and is also developing her skills for... [Read more]

Highline Premier FC tryouts begin April 27

Highline Premier FC tryouts begin April 27

Develop And Play With The Best Highline Soccer Association’s advanced development club, Highline Premier FC, will be hosting the 2016-17 tryouts this April through May for Girls born 2008-1998... [Read more]

Burien Police Sgt. Jason Houck finishes in top 7% at Boston Marathon Sunday

Burien Police Sgt. Jason Houck finishes in top 7% at Boston Marathon Sunday

Photo courtesy King County Sheriff’s Office Burien/King County Sheriff’s Officer Sgt. Jason Houck finished the 2016 Boston Marathon on Sunday, April 17, coming in 2,156th place out of 30,741... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: This past week in Highline High Pirates sports

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: This past week in Highline High Pirates sports

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Back with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 11-year old Isabel Herbruger – who has earned a Girl Scout badge in Journalism, and is also developing her skills for... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Track & Field Jamboree at Highline Memorial Stadium

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Track & Field Jamboree at Highline Memorial Stadium

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Back with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 11-year old Isabel Herbruger – who has earned a Girl Scout badge in Journalism, and is also developing her skills for... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Swim lessons now available at Advertiser Highline Athletic Club

Swim lessons now available at Advertiser Highline Athletic Club

Swim lessons are now available at Advertiser Highline Athletic Club – sign up now at www.Britishswimschool.com. “Classes are filling up fast so don’t delay.” The British Swim School... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Try a class for FREE at Be Yoga Burien’s upcoming Open House Sat., April 9

Try a class for FREE at Be Yoga Burien’s upcoming Open House Sat., April 9

Be Yoga Burien will be holding an exciting Open House Event, scheduled from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m on Saturday, April 9, 2016. You’ve heard about them, and have seen their inviting storefront on 152nd... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Burien now home to city’s first Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy – Straight Blast Gym

Burien now home to city’s first Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy – Straight Blast Gym

New Advertiser Straight Blast Gym, an international MMA/Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) association, is proud to announce its new location in the heart of Burien, and will be celebrating with an Open House... [Read more]

Is it ‘Cove to <em>Over</em>‘? Fundraiser Founder John Nelson is stepping down

Is it ‘Cove to Over‘? Fundraiser Founder John Nelson is stepping down

Photo by Scott Schaefer. Sad news for the local fundraiser scene, as community activist John Nelson announced Monday that he is stepping down as Organizer of the Cove to Clover fundraiser, which just completed... [Read more]

REMINDER: Sunday is the ‘Cove to Clover’ 5K fundraiser race!

REMINDER: Sunday is the ‘Cove to Clover’ 5K fundraiser race!

The Cove 2 Clover 5K fundraiser race is Sunday, March 13, starting at Noon at the Normandy Park Cove beach parking lot (NOT the community center).   Residents can expect road closures and delays between... [Read more]

Online registration for Sunday’s Cove to Clover fundraiser ends Wednesday

Online registration for Sunday’s Cove to Clover fundraiser ends Wednesday

Online Registration for the 2016 ‘Cove to Clover’ fundraiser – to be held on Sunday, March 13 – ends this Wednesday, March 9. Organizers say that to help guarantee that you get a cool... [Read more]

Kennedy Catholic Boys Basketball wins first round at Hardwood Classic Thursday

Kennedy Catholic Boys Basketball wins first round at Hardwood Classic Thursday

Burien’s Kennedy Catholic High School Boys Basketball team upset 3rd-ranked Bellevue 77-68 in the first round of the Hardwood Classic state tournament at the Tacoma Dome on Thursday morning, March... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Nine Highline Pirates Wrestlers grapple at State

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Nine Highline Pirates Wrestlers grapple at State

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Back with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 11-year old Isabel Herbruger – who has earned a Girl Scout badge in Journalism, and is also developing her skills for... [Read more]

Kennedy Lancers Boys Basketball team advances to state with Saturday win

Kennedy Lancers Boys Basketball team advances to state with Saturday win

Photo courtesy Kennedy Catholic High School. Congratulations to the Kennedy Catholic High School Lancers Varsity Boys Basketball team for their big win on Saturday! This victory secures them a place in... [Read more]

Cove to Clover fundraiser will run – and crawl – through the area March 11-13

Cove to Clover fundraiser will run – and crawl – through the area March 11-13

17-year old Marques Chacon leads his twin brother Matthew at the top of Snake Hill during last year’s Cove to Clover race. Marques went on to win the race with a time of 18:12. Photo by Scott Schaefer. The... [Read more]