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Sponsored Post Advertiser Center Tool Rentals asks: ‘Have you mowed yet?’

Advertiser Center Tool Rentals asks: ‘Have you mowed yet?’

“Have you mowed your lawn yet?” asks Doug Stevens, proprietor of Advertiser Center Tool Rentals. Spring is two months along now. Mowing knee-high grass with your standard mower may not be... [Read more]

Bobbleheads, Donuts, Pirates & Baseball – Highline Bears plan a summer of fun

Bobbleheads, Donuts, Pirates & Baseball – Highline Bears plan a summer of fun

By Payton Dineen Highline Bears Broadcaster The 2018 Highline Bears season is nearly underway – first pitch is at 7:05 p.m. on Friday, June 1 – which also means a summer full of fun events and giveaways... [Read more]

Highline Bears will fill their 2018 schedule with fun giveaways & promotions

Highline Bears will fill their 2018 schedule with fun giveaways & promotions

The Highline Bears fill their 2018 schedule with fun giveaways and promotions! Opening night is Friday, June 1, with the first pitch scheduled for 7:05 p.m.! BUY TICKETS ONLINE HERE The Bears will play... [Read more]

Local students, teachers & others honored as King County Earth Heroes at School

Local students, teachers & others honored as King County Earth Heroes at School

Local students – as well as educators and other school employees – will be honored for their environmental stewardship at the King County Earth Heroes at School awards ceremony, to be held May 3 at... [Read more]

Local Rotarians from Burien & White Center are making international impact

Local Rotarians from Burien & White Center are making international impact

The Rotary Club of Burien/White Center is the sponsor and recipient of a large Rotary International matching grant for a project in the remote Ballia region of India. Residents there have suffered... [Read more]

Man killed when vehicle crashes into tree near SR 509 Tuesday morning

Man killed when vehicle crashes into tree near SR 509 Tuesday morning

The Washington State Patrol is reporting that a 42-year old man was killed when his vehicle veered off the roadway at SR 509 to Myers Way (map below), then struck a tree. The victim was identified as Felix... [Read more]

Police seeking public’s help locating White Center double murder suspect

Police seeking public’s help locating White Center double murder suspect

King County Sheriff’s Detectives are asking for the public’s help locating a man who is wanted for shooting and killing two men in White Center earlier this month. Police say that Merle Charles Buchanan,... [Read more]

Shooting in White Center early Saturday leaves 1 man dead, 1 injured

Shooting in White Center early Saturday leaves 1 man dead, 1 injured

From our sister site The White Center Blog: The King County Sheriff’s Office is reporting that a shooting outside Club Taradise early Saturday (Jan. 6) has left one man dead and another injured. Police... [Read more]

MISSING: Orange and white cat, last seen near Burien/White Center border

MISSING: Orange and white cat, last seen near Burien/White Center border

MISSING: This orange and white cat with a tag of a kitty devil on his collar is missing from near White Center: He’s almost 2 years old. “He went missing on Dec. 22 in the morning in Burien close... [Read more]

Sponsored Post JOBS: McDonald’s hiring Managers & Crew for local restaurants, interviews Monday

JOBS: McDonald’s hiring Managers & Crew for local restaurants, interviews Monday

JOBS: McDonald’s hiring Managers and Crew for local restaurants, Open Interviews Monday Now hiring crew and managers for McDonald’s Burien, Tukwila, and White Center locations, with a special... [Read more]

Upset customer brandishes gun at Taco Bell drive-through in White Center

Upset customer brandishes gun at Taco Bell drive-through in White Center

From our sister site The White Center Blog: The King County Sheriff’s Office says that an upset customer brandished a handgun at the Taco Bell drive-through in White Center Sunday night, Dec. 3. Police... [Read more]

UPDATE: Arrest made in Friday’s fatal shooting of Burien man in White Center

UPDATE: Arrest made in Friday’s fatal shooting of Burien man in White Center

From our sister site The White Center Blog: King County Sheriff’s Office Detectives have made an arrest in the fatal shooting of a 27-year old Burien man that took place near SW 96th Street and 15th... [Read more]

Two shot, one killed at party in Burien Fri.; 2nd fatal shooting in White Center

Two shot, one killed at party in Burien Fri.; 2nd fatal shooting in White Center

Photos by Aaron Wells Burien Police responded to a report of a shooting Friday night (Nov. 10), and found two men shot. One of the men died at the scene, the other was taken to Harborview with a... [Read more]

Detectives seeking public’s help identifying White Center robbery suspects

Detectives seeking public’s help identifying White Center robbery suspects

From our sister site The White Center Blog: King County Sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public’s help identifying three men who robbed a man at gun point last month in White Center. Shortly... [Read more]

Got drugs? National Take-Back Prescription Drug Event is Saturday

Got drugs? National Take-Back Prescription Drug Event is Saturday

The community is invited to bring prescription drugs (and any other drug) to the National Take-Back Prescription Drug Event this Saturday, Oct. 28 to dispose of them safely. The program is designed to... [Read more]

King County Parks’ Family Halloween Carnival will be in White Center Oct. 28

King County Parks’ Family Halloween Carnival will be in White Center Oct. 28

The Annual King County Parks Family Halloween Carnival is coming up on Saturday, Oct. 28, from 2 – 5 p.m. at the White Center Community Center, in Steve Cox Memorial Park (1321 SW 102nd, 98146.) Doors... [Read more]

Employee shot during marijuana store robbery near White Center Tues. night

Employee shot during marijuana store robbery near White Center Tues. night

A store employee was shot and wounded Tuesday night (Sept. 12) during a robbery at the Star 21 marijuana shop in the 11000 block of 1st Ave South (map below). The employee was shot in the shoulder and... [Read more]

LETTER: Neighbor shares observations on Burien’s Sanctuary City status

LETTER: Neighbor shares observations on Burien’s Sanctuary City status

[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:] Dear Editor: As a neighbor who monitors... [Read more]

REMINDER: Highline Bears final home game starts at 7:05pm TONIGHT!

REMINDER: Highline Bears final home game starts at 7:05pm TONIGHT!

REMINDER: The first pitch for the final 2017 home game for the Highline Bears will be TONIGHT – Friday, July 28, at 7:05 p.m. at Steve Cox Memorial Stadium in White Center! The Bears will take on the... [Read more]

Man found dead in ravine Tuesday morning

Man found dead in ravine Tuesday morning

A man was found dead early Tuesday morning (July 11) in a ravine near 17th Place South and Des Moines Memorial Drive (map below). King County Sheriff’s detectives are calling the death a homicide, but... [Read more]

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Bears lose two to the Seals and take two from the Blaze

PHOTOS BY ISABEL: Bears lose two to the Seals and take two from the Blaze

[EDITOR’S NOTE: Now in her third year(!) with more great work is our youngest-ever Contributor – 13-year old Isabel Herbruger – Local Girl Scout, 4-H member, and aspiring photojournalist. We encourage... [Read more]

Burien/White Center Rotary presents over $12,000 in scholarships to local students

Burien/White Center Rotary presents over $12,000 in scholarships to local students

The Burien/White Center Rotary presented Scholarships and Service Above Self awards to this year’s recipients at last week’s meeting: Scholarships: Walter O. Carsten Memorial Scholarship,... [Read more]

REMINDER: First pitch for Highline Bears baseball is 7:05pm Friday night!

REMINDER: First pitch for Highline Bears baseball is 7:05pm Friday night!

REMINDER: The first pitch for the 2017 season of the Highline Bears will be this Friday, June 2, at 7:05 p.m. at Steve Cox Memorial Stadium in White Center! The Bears are heading into their third season... [Read more]

Police seeking suspect wanted for May 7 White Center homicide of James Little

Police seeking suspect wanted for May 7 White Center homicide of James Little

King County Sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public’s help locating the suspect who shot and killed a Seattle man outside of a bar in White Center earlier this month. A Murder 1 warrant has... [Read more]