Unusual Section

Burien Man Charged In Schuck’s Auto Erratic Ax Attack

Burien Man Charged In Schuck’s Auto Erratic Ax Attack

According to The Seattle Times, Alexander F. Hughes, 27, of Burien, was charged for Monday’s erratic ax attack at Schuck’s Auto Supply in Burien, with a bail proposed at $250,000. Hughes, who... [Read more]

VIDEO: Hired Goats Are Eating Up Burien’s Mathison Park

VIDEO: Hired Goats Are Eating Up Burien’s Mathison Park

The City of Burien has contracted with GoatTrimmers.com to bring in around 100 hungry goats to Mathison Park, where they have been eating up blackberry bushes, ivy and other invasive plants since last... [Read more]

PHOTO: Icicles Forming On Burien Street Light

PHOTO: Icicles Forming On Burien Street Light

We often glance out the window and check for snow by looking up at the street light in front of our house to see if there are still flakes falling. Imagine our surprise when we looked up around 10pm Saturday... [Read more]

VIDEO:Impressive Sculpture Coming To Burien Town Square

VIDEO:Impressive Sculpture Coming To Burien Town Square

From our friends at Burien Parks comes this video and information on a very impressive sculpture coming soon to Burien Town Square:Here’s more info on this project: The Burien/ Interim Art Space... [Read more]

Follow The B-Town Blog On Twitter

Follow The B-Town Blog On Twitter

Twitter is the new black, even though their mascot is a blue bird. And since we’re oh so ding dang fashionable at the B-Town Blog, we now use it as well. Daily. Hourly. Sometimes even…minutely. You... [Read more]

UPDATE: SeaTac Airport Lockdown Over

UPDATE: SeaTac Airport Lockdown Over

UPDATE: According to KOMO News, SeaTac Airport was locked down Thursday morning for a security breach. It is now “all clear” but we’re certain that long lines remain at all checkpoints. Far... [Read more]

PHOTO: 180-Lb. Pumpkin At Burien Bark

PHOTO: 180-Lb. Pumpkin At Burien Bark

That’s a 180-pound pumpkin sitting in the office of Burien Bark, grown in White Center at the home of owners Roger and Barbara Clairmont using their “Special Blend Garden Mix.” The B-Town... [Read more]

PHOTO: Rare Artifact Price Tag From “Bells Of Burien”

PHOTO: Rare Artifact Price Tag From “Bells Of Burien”

Courtesy BTB Reader Maureen Hoffman comes this interesting artifact from days gone by – an old price tag from a long-gone store called “Bell’s of Burien” which used to exist where... [Read more]

PHOTO:Plant Growing Through Traffic Cone In W.C.

PHOTO:Plant Growing Through Traffic Cone In W.C.

Driving through our soon-to-be-annexed neighbor to the north this morning, we found this fascinating scene of nature vs man: a blackberry weed-like bush growing through a traffic cone on the corner of... [Read more]

And Now, The World’s Largest Jellyfish Are In Burien

And Now, The World’s Largest Jellyfish Are In Burien

First we reported on large six-gilled sharks swimming in Burien waters, and now we’ve discovered that there are also large jellyfish here as well – specifically “Lion’s Mane Jellyfish”... [Read more]

8 Things To Do In Burien On “Talk Like A Pirate Day”

8 Things To Do In Burien On “Talk Like A Pirate Day”

Avast ye mateys…Friday, Sept. 19th be National International “Talk Like A Pirate Day,” and here be a (pieces of) 8 list o’what ye should be doin’ ta’ celebrate it in... [Read more]

It Was A B-Town Halftime Jam Session At Seahawks Game

It Was A B-Town Halftime Jam Session At Seahawks Game

Here’s some fan-captured video of the halftime jam session between Burien’s Northwest Symphony Orchestra and Seattle grunge legends Alice in Chains (drummer Sean Kinney is a B-Town resident)... [Read more]

Burien's Northwest Symphony Orchestra To Play With Alice In Chains At Sunday's Seahawk Game

Burien's Northwest Symphony Orchestra To Play With Alice In Chains At Sunday's Seahawk Game

Burien’s own Northwest Symphony Orchestra today announced its 2008 – 2009 season will open this Sunday, Sept. 14th with a special halftime appearance with legendary Seattle band “Alice... [Read more]

Live Webcam Feed Of Performance:Memoirs

Live Webcam Feed Of Performance:Memoirs

UPDATE 11pm: Okay, so the webcam feeds aren’t working for everyone, so as a consolation we’re posting some original video we shot of the artists in action at Karuna Yoga doing their Performance:Memoirs... [Read more]

Somewhere In Burien There's A Great Guitarist

Somewhere In Burien There's A Great Guitarist

We’re pretty sure this is a legit Youtube video of some Burien kid who calls himself l2ape doing a killer gee-tar solo – watch and let us know (in comments below) what you think –... [Read more]