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Highline Schools study: importance of social emotional learning at school

Highline Schools study: importance of social emotional learning at school

Highline Public Schools is sharing themes that emerged from a recent online community conversation about social and emotional learning. In October and November, families and staff shared hundreds of comments... [Read more]

Controversial ordinances drew Burien into study on criminalizing the homeless

Controversial ordinances drew Burien into study on criminalizing the homeless

by Jack Mayne Burien was added to a Seattle University study of laws affecting the homeless because of the city’s passage of ordinances 606 and 621, the study said upon its release Wednesday (May 6). The... [Read more]

Most Burien Residents Say City Headed in Right Direction but Safety Is a Concern

Most Burien Residents Say City Headed in Right Direction but Safety Is a Concern

Click image to see larger version.. by Ralph Nichols A majority of Burien residents like living here and think the city is moving in the right direction. These are among the results of the biennial Community... [Read more]

No Need To Fear Low Helicopter Flyovers Over Area From July 11-20

No Need To Fear Low Helicopter Flyovers Over Area From July 11-20

If you see a low-flying helicopter flying over the area starting Monday, July 11th, don’t worry – it’s unlikely that there’s been another pit bull shooting – it’s most likely... [Read more]

Next “Part 150” Noise Study Public Workshop Is Oct. 27th In Des Moines

Next “Part 150” Noise Study Public Workshop Is Oct. 27th In Des Moines

The next “Part 150” noise study public workshop will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 27th, from 6:30pm – 8:30pm, at Mount Rainier High School in Des Moines. This will be the third in a series... [Read more]

Sea-Tac Airport Noise Hotline Complaints Continue

Sea-Tac Airport Noise Hotline Complaints Continue

The Regional Commission on Airport Affairs (RCAA) has a blog where they post frequent updates on all things having to do with Sea-Tac Airport, including noise and other complaints. It’s a great... [Read more]

Volunteer To Make Burien Safer For Bike Riders & Pedestrians

Volunteer To Make Burien Safer For Bike Riders & Pedestrians

Your help is needed to help bicycles and pedestrians in Burien – Sustainable Burien is teaming up with the Cascade Bicycle Club and the City of Burien to count the number of people who walk or bike... [Read more]

Farmers Market Is Open And Ready For Ya…

Farmers Market Is Open And Ready For Ya…

The Burien Farmers Market is now open (and will be so until 6pm), the clouds are burning off, and there’s an entire block full of vendors selling all sorts of great, fresh and beautiful handmade... [Read more]

What To Get At Today’s Farmers Market

What To Get At Today’s Farmers Market

The Burien Farmers Market is open until 6pm, the skies are clearing, and there’s an entire block full of vendors selling all sorts of great, fresh and beautiful handmade stuff: Freshly baked breads... [Read more]

Study Says Farmers Markets Offers Lowest Prices

Study Says Farmers Markets Offers Lowest Prices

Farmers Markets have the lowest prices for organic produce, according to a recent study. This is another obvious reason to come to the Burien Farmer’s Market, which goes from 11am to 6pm every Thursday. The... [Read more]