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Fire causes significant damage to house in Three Tree Point neighborhood Wed. night

Fire causes significant damage to house in Three Tree Point neighborhood Wed. night

Photo courtesy Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department. A house fire burned a home in the 16800 block of 33rd Ave SW in Burien’s Three Tree Point neighborhood (map below) on Wednesday night, July 17. Firefighters... [Read more]

Walk-n-Talk Burien’s ‘Indian Trail’ for FREE this Sunday, July 7

Walk-n-Talk Burien’s ‘Indian Trail’ for FREE this Sunday, July 7

From our friends at WABI Burien: WABI walkers gathered at Three Tree Point after having walked down the Indian Trail from Gregory Heights. (2017) One of Burien’s outdoor gems is the “Indian Trail”. This... [Read more]

Sponsored Post SAVE THE DATE: Summer Art Market returns to Three Tree Point Sat., Aug. 10

SAVE THE DATE: Summer Art Market returns to Three Tree Point Sat., Aug. 10

This is your chance – Saturday Aug. 10, 2019 from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. – to meet the artists, discover unique and exclusive treasures, sip & shop and soak up the beauty of Burien’s enchanting... [Read more]

Brush fire at Three Tree Point knocked down quickly Tuesday night

Brush fire at Three Tree Point knocked down quickly Tuesday night

Photos by Scott Schaefer A brush fire on SW 170th Street just north of Maplewild Ave SW was knocked down quickly Tuesday night, June 12, by the Burien/Normandy Park Fire Department. Firefighters doused... [Read more]

UPDATE: Three Tree Point Fireworks fundraising approaches finish line

UPDATE: Three Tree Point Fireworks fundraising approaches finish line

Donate today to help the Three Tree Point Fireworks fund cross the finish line and keep this annual tradition alive! The Three Tree Point Fireworks fund committee says that only about $4,000 dollars is... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Sweet Sea Lion lounges – and makes eye contact – at Three Tree Point

PHOTOS: Sweet Sea Lion lounges – and makes eye contact – at Three Tree Point

Brittany Shelton – Owner/Operator of Advertiser Sit N’Stay Pet Sitting – sent us these great photos of a Sea Lion she saw lounging around on a dock off Burien’s Three Tree Point on Wednesday,... [Read more]

SOS: Three Tree Point Fireworks may be canceled, and organizers need help!

SOS: Three Tree Point Fireworks may be canceled, and organizers need help!

Our friends at the Three Tree Point Fireworks Fund are seeking the community’s help: Dear Burien and Normandy Park residents, We are writing this letter to ask for your support with this year’s... [Read more]

UPDATE: Three Tree Point sea lion wasn’t shot; cause of death unknown

UPDATE: Three Tree Point sea lion wasn’t shot; cause of death unknown

UPDATE Feb. 28, 2019: Remember the body of the dead sea lion that washed up on the north beach of Burien’s Three Tree Point around Feb. 18? Experts at Highline’s MaST Center and NOAA Fisheries... [Read more]

Dead marine mammal found on beach at Three Tree Point Monday

Dead marine mammal found on beach at Three Tree Point Monday

A dead marine mammal was found on the north beach of Burien’s Three Tree Point Monday morning, Feb. 18. It’s unknown yet what type of mammal this is, but it’s most likely a sea lion or... [Read more]

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Dozens brave Polar Bear Plunge to bring in the New Year

VIDEO/PHOTOS: Dozens brave Polar Bear Plunge to bring in the New Year

On a chilly yet clear New Year’s Day, dozens of citizens braved the cold waters of Puget Sound to plunge into 2019 at the annual Polar Bear Plunge at Burien’s Three Tree Point. This year’s... [Read more]

Cleanse yourself at the 2019 Polar Bear Plunge on Three Tree Point Tuesday!

Cleanse yourself at the 2019 Polar Bear Plunge on Three Tree Point Tuesday!

Here’s a great, fun way to brrrrrring in the New Year – at Noon on Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019, dive into Puget Sound at the fun-filled annual Polar Bear Plunge in the 3500 block of 172nd SW Street... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Sunrise at Three Tree Point

PHOTOS: Sunrise at Three Tree Point

Courtesy Elston Hill comes these awesome photos, taken at sunrise on Wednesday, Dec. 5 at Three Tree Point (click images to view larger photos/slideshow):  Read More →

VIDEO: Seafair Pirates make surprise landing at Burien’s Three Tree Point

VIDEO: Seafair Pirates make surprise landing at Burien’s Three Tree Point

Perhaps they got lost while en route to their annual landing at Alki Beach…but on Saturday, July 7, the Seattle Seafair Pirates landed at Burien’s Three Tree Point! Maybe they had heard about... [Read more]

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Local puppy possibly poisoned by pot

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Local puppy possibly poisoned by pot

[EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a Letter to the Editor, written by a Reader. It does not necessarily reflect the opinion of The B-Town Blog nor its staff:] Sunday afternoon, my 10-month old puppy... [Read more]

UPDATE: Those 2 shipwrecked boats are back, this time at Three Tree Point

UPDATE: Those 2 shipwrecked boats are back, this time at Three Tree Point

Remember the two boats that were found washed up on a beach in Burien that we first reported on Monday, April 2? Well, they’re back. But this time they washed ashore early Sunday morning, April... [Read more]

FOUND: Lose a boat (or 2)? Two boats wash ashore in Burien Monday

FOUND: Lose a boat (or 2)? Two boats wash ashore in Burien Monday

King County Marine Rescue is looking for the owner(s) of two boats that washed ashore Monday (April 2, 2018), about 3/4 mile south of Three Tree Point in the city limits of Burien: Perhaps some folks... [Read more]

New KING-TV show ‘Take 5’ films profile on Burien

New KING-TV show ‘Take 5’ films profile on Burien

You may have noticed some filming going on around Burien last Wednesday, Feb. 14, at the Oilerie, Tin Room and the Three Tree Point neighborhood. The production was for ‘Take 5,” which is a... [Read more]

FOLLOWUP: Man who drowned off Seahurst identified; more details released

FOLLOWUP: Man who drowned off Seahurst identified; more details released

The King County Medical Examiner’s Office on Monday (Jan. 22) released the identity of the man who tragically drowned off Burien’s Three Tree Point/Seahurst Park as Tyler Ingraham, 27. The... [Read more]

VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2018 Polar Bear Plunge at Three Tree Point

VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2018 Polar Bear Plunge at Three Tree Point

Dozens of adventurous spirits plunged into the chilly Puget Sound waters on a clear and crisp New Year’s Day at Burien’s Three Tree Point neighborhood on Monday, Jan. 1, 2018. The winner of... [Read more]