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PHOTOS: 12th Fans watch the Super Bowl in Burien and New Jersey

PHOTOS: 12th Fans watch the Super Bowl in Burien and New Jersey

Area residents – aka ’12th Fans’ – were in New Jersey, local bars and homes enjoying Sunday’s Super Bowl blowout, and we’ve got some pics to share…

Kennedy Catholic receives over $1 million to build new athletic field

Kennedy Catholic receives over $1 million to build new athletic field

Burien’s Kennedy Catholic High School announced the receipt of commitments totaling over $1,000,000 to assist with the development of a new athletic complex at the school…

Get pumped for the Super Bowl with a pre-game ‘Walk-n-Talk’ Sunday

Get pumped for the Super Bowl with a pre-game ‘Walk-n-Talk’ Sunday

Psyched for the Super Bowl this coming Sunday, Feb. 2? Get pumped with a pre-game Walk-n-Talk, then be a 12th Fan at one of B-Town’s best local establishments (listed below)! Stroll the streets... [Read more]

PHOTOS/VIDEOS: Thousands line S. 188th to send Seahawks off to Super Bowl

PHOTOS/VIDEOS: Thousands line S. 188th to send Seahawks off to Super Bowl

On Sunday morning (Jan. 26), thousands of enthusiastic “12th Fans” lined S. 188th in SeaTac to cheer the Seattle Seahawks as they made their way to Sea-Tac Airport…

West Seattle Baseball registration now open

West Seattle Baseball registration now open

Pony Baseball registration is now open for all ages 5 to 19 years old, and you can register online at westseattlebaseball.com…

Hey 12s – send the Seahawks off to the Super Bowl in SeaTac this Sunday!

Hey 12s – send the Seahawks off to the Super Bowl in SeaTac this Sunday!

This Sunday (Jan. 26) at 10:30 a.m., 12th Fans are invited to rally in the city of SeaTac to help send-off the Seahawks to Super Bowl XLVIII against the Denver Broncos…

Cove to Clover Classic announces its 2014 Corporate Challenge

Cove to Clover Classic announces its 2014 Corporate Challenge

Looking for a great way to increase camaraderie among your staff, while encouraging health and fitness? Take part in Cove to Clover Classic’s Corporate Challenge…

Feet First’s 2nd annual ‘Stairway Walks Day’ Feb. 8 to include Eagle Landing Park

Feet First’s 2nd annual ‘Stairway Walks Day’ Feb. 8 to include Eagle Landing Park

On Saturday, Feb. 8, from 10 a.m. – Noon, Feet First will hold its second annual “Stairway Walks Day,” which will include Burien’s Eagle Landing Park and its 289 steps…

UPDATE: Evergreen Pool, threatened by possible closure, will remain open

UPDATE: Evergreen Pool, threatened by possible closure, will remain open

The non-profit Evergreen Pool, which serves the greater Highline area, and which had been threatened with closure (read our previous coverage here), will remain open thanks to a combination of community... [Read more]

Three Tree Point Yacht Club’s Duwamish Head Race will be this Saturday

Three Tree Point Yacht Club’s Duwamish Head Race will be this Saturday

Photo by Carmen Scott. The Three Tree Point Yacht Club’s annual Duwamish Head Race will be this Saturday, Jan. 11, starting at the Des Moines Marina at 9:30 a.m. and cruising back and forth past... [Read more]

Youth Basketball classes start at Burien Community Center Jan. 14

Youth Basketball classes start at Burien Community Center Jan. 14

Brand new Youth Basketball classes will be starting at the Burien Community Center on Tuesday, Jan. 14. These classes are an excellent opportunity to learn or improve on basketball skills such as passing,... [Read more]

Pacwest Little League Spring registration starts Jan. 28

Pacwest Little League Spring registration starts Jan. 28

Pacwest Little League provides Baseball and Softball for girls and boys ages 4-18 in the Burien/SeaTac/Tukwila/Highline areas, and they’ve announced registration dates. Baseball Divisions/Ages: T-Ball:... [Read more]

South Highline National Little League Winter Training Camp starts Jan. 13

South Highline National Little League Winter Training Camp starts Jan. 13

South Highline National Little League will be holding its Winter Training Camp starting Jan. 13. Here’s the full announcement: SHNLL WINTER TRAINING CAMP ** SPECIAL NOTE - EACH PLAYER MUST SIGN UP... [Read more]

PHOTOS: A Seattle Seahawk visits Seahurst Elementary School Tuesday

PHOTOS: A Seattle Seahawk visits Seahurst Elementary School Tuesday

The Seattle Seahawks took time out of their busy schedule to visit Seahurst Elementary students in Burien on Tuesday (Dec. 17). Defensive End Greg Scruggs talked to students about healthy eating, staying... [Read more]

WABI ‘Weekday Walkers’ will walk Green River Trail Wednesday, Dec. 18

WABI ‘Weekday Walkers’ will walk Green River Trail Wednesday, Dec. 18

The WABI Weekday Walkers will walk the Green River Trail on Wednesday, Dec. 18. “December’s walk is close to Southcenter so you can do some Christmas shopping after the walk!” reads an announcement. The... [Read more]

Sponsored Post COUPON: Save $15 on Matt Griffin YMCA ‘Y Riders Snowboarding Trips’!

COUPON: Save $15 on Matt Griffin YMCA ‘Y Riders Snowboarding Trips’!

Advertiser Matt Griffin YMCA is offering a great $15 Off Coupon for its ‘Y Riders Snowboarding Trips’ which will happen Dec. 21, Jan. 20 and Feb. 17: Click image to print coupon. SKIING AND... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Art Aquino braves 30-40 MPH winds to do Stand Up Paddleboarding

PHOTOS: Art Aquino braves 30-40 MPH winds to do Stand Up Paddleboarding

On Sunday (Dec. 1), BTB Reader Art Aquino braved blustery 30-40 MPH winds to do some serious Stand Up Paddleboarding off Burien’s Shorewood neighborhood, and his wife took these pics (click images... [Read more]

Sponsored Post FREE Teen Basketball Clinic starts at Matt Griffin YMCA this Saturday

FREE Teen Basketball Clinic starts at Matt Griffin YMCA this Saturday

GET YOUR GAME RIGHT! A FREE Teen Basketball Clinic starts at Matt Griffin YMCA this Saturday, Nov. 16, with additional ones set for Nov. 23, Dec. 7 and Dec. 14, from 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. SKILLS AND... [Read more]

‘Walk. Talk. Lake.’ at this Sunday’s ‘Walk N-Talk’ around Lake Burien

‘Walk. Talk. Lake.’ at this Sunday’s ‘Walk N-Talk’ around Lake Burien

It’s time for a walk! (Isn’t it always time for a walk?) It’s fun. It gets you out of the house. You get the chance to talk to people you normally wouldn’t chat with. And it keeps you healthier. Join... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Stand Up Paddleboarders surf from Alki to Three Tree Point

PHOTOS: Stand Up Paddleboarders surf from Alki to Three Tree Point

Four adventurous men risked life and limb on a very windy Monday afternoon (Oct. 28) when they did Stand Up Paddleboarding from Alki Beach in West Seattle to Burien’s Three Tree Point neighborhood. The... [Read more]

2013 Burien Brat Trot sets records, expected to raise over $61,000!

2013 Burien Brat Trot sets records, expected to raise over $61,000!

Photo by Michael Brunk. Burien Brat Trot Organizers announced Thursday (Oct. 10) that the expected income for last Sunday’s epic community event – which set many records – is over $61,000! “We... [Read more]

VIDEO: Did you run in the Brat Trot 5K? Find yourself in our starting line video!

VIDEO: Did you run in the Brat Trot 5K? Find yourself in our starting line video!

Over 1,500 registered and at least 981 finished the 5th annual Burien Brat Trot 5K last Sunday (we’re proud to be an originating Sponsor, on board since the beginning), with many of those running... [Read more]

In-person registration for Sunday’s Brat Trot will be 1– 4 p.m. TODAY

In-person registration for Sunday’s Brat Trot will be 1– 4 p.m. TODAY

In-person registration for Sunday’s Burien Brat Trot will be held TODAY – Saturday, Oct. 5 from 1 – 4 p.m. – at the Southgate Masonic Lodge located at the corner of SW 152nd and 10th Ave SW... [Read more]

Deadline to pre-register for Sunday’s Brat Trot is Thursday night

Deadline to pre-register for Sunday’s Brat Trot is Thursday night

The deadline to pre-register for Sunday’s Burien Brat Trot, as well as Friday night’s Pub Crawl, is TONIGHT – Thursday, Oct. 3 – at 11:59 p.m. The B-Town Blog is proud to be a Sponsor... [Read more]

Family Registration Discount ends TONIGHT for Sunday’s Brat Trot!

Family Registration Discount ends TONIGHT for Sunday’s Brat Trot!

Have you registered for Sunday’s Burien Brat Trot yet? The Family Registration discount ends TONIGHT (Monday, Sept. 30)! Register your family of 4 for only $100 – that’s a savings of $40... [Read more]

VIDEO: Brat Trot Sponsor CrossFit Burien trains for the big race!

VIDEO: Brat Trot Sponsor CrossFit Burien trains for the big race!

One of the 2013 Burien Brat Trot Sponsors – Crossfit Burien – created this fun video to show how they’re training for the big race, which will be held Sunday, Oct. 6: This great local fundraiser... [Read more]