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Celebrate Women in Business at Anthony’s Homeport this Wed., Oct. 25

Celebrate Women in Business at Anthony’s Homeport this Wed., Oct. 25

All are invited to the Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce’s evening of Celebrating Women in Business at Anthony’s Homeport in Des Moines this Wednesday, Oct. 25, from 4 – 6 p.m. Senator... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber holding Celebration of Women event Oct. 25

Seattle Southside Chamber holding Celebration of Women event Oct. 25

The Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce – the driving force of business for Southwest King County – announced that they will be holding a new event and initiative celebrating women in business and... [Read more]

Fundraiser for Hospitality House Shelter for Homeless Women will be Mar. 4

Fundraiser for Hospitality House Shelter for Homeless Women will be Mar. 4

A Fundraiser for Burien’s Hospitality House Shelter for Homeless Women will be held Saturday, March 4 at St. Francis of Assisi Unity Hall. The 2017 Spring Fling will be an evening of fun, music... [Read more]

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Burien family takes part in historic Women’s March

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Burien family takes part in historic Women’s March

Burien was represented at the historic Women’s March in Seattle on Saturday (Jan. 21), as the Kleitsch family participated – along with an estimated 175,000 others. This event is considered to... [Read more]

15th annual ‘Walk for the Women of Hospitality House’ will be Sat., Sept. 17

15th annual ‘Walk for the Women of Hospitality House’ will be Sat., Sept. 17

The 15th Annual Walk for the Women of Hospitality House will be held Saturday, Sept. 17, starting at 10 a.m. at Burien Town Square Park. This year organizers are promising “a gift for every walker!” Hospitality... [Read more]

SAVE THE DATE: Hospitality House’s Spring Dinner & Fundraiser will be Mar. 5

SAVE THE DATE: Hospitality House’s Spring Dinner & Fundraiser will be Mar. 5

SAVE THE DATE: Hospitality House’s annual ‘Spring Fling’ Dinner & Fundraiser will be held on Saturday, March 5, at St. Francis of Assisi’s Unity Hall. Doors open at 6:15 p.m. “Join... [Read more]

‘Walk for the Women’ fundraiser for Hospitality House will be Sept. 19

‘Walk for the Women’ fundraiser for Hospitality House will be Sept. 19

SAVE THE DATE: The 14th annual ‘Walk for the Women’ – a fundraiser for Burien’s Hospitality House – will be Saturday, Sept. 19, in conjunction with the Burien Wellness Fair. Hospitality House,... [Read more]

Hospitality House’s annual Spring Fling fundraiser will be Saturday, March 7

Hospitality House’s annual Spring Fling fundraiser will be Saturday, March 7

Burien’s Hospitality House Shelter for Homeless Women will be celebrating its 15th year with its annual Spring Fling on Saturday, March 7 at St. Francis of Assisi. Food will be provided by Puget Sound... [Read more]

Focus group for women between 40-65 at Matt Griffin YMCA on Tues., Jan. 27

Focus group for women between 40-65 at Matt Griffin YMCA on Tues., Jan. 27

A focus group for women between 40-65 will be held at Matt Griffin YMCA on Tuesday, Jan. 27, and here are the details: Are you a woman between the ages of 40 – 65? We want to HEAR FROM YOU! Organizers are... [Read more]

Hospitality House Women’s Shelter Spring Fling Fundraiser is March 8

Hospitality House Women’s Shelter Spring Fling Fundraiser is March 8

Hospitality House Women’s Shelter Spring Fling Fundraiser will be Saturday, March 8 at Highline Community College, starting at 6 p.m…

Celebrate the Centennial of Women’s Suffrage at Burien Community Center

Celebrate the Centennial of Women’s Suffrage at Burien Community Center

The Highline Historical Society and Burien Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services will be displaying an exhibit on the Centennial of Women’s Suffrage at the Burien Community Center from mid-November... [Read more]

‘Walk for the Women’ to benefit Hospitality House on Saturday, Sept. 28

‘Walk for the Women’ to benefit Hospitality House on Saturday, Sept. 28

Join Hospitality House at its annual ‘Walk for the Women’ fundraiser on Saturday, Sept. 28, starting at 10 a.m. in Burien Town Square. This event will benefit this local non-profit, which... [Read more]

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Are you a woman of 40 years or more, looking for a new look and willing to share your story? Then the Brilliant Distinctions Makeover team would love to hear from you! Applications are being accepted beginning... [Read more]

Hospitality House’s Annual ‘Spring Fling’ is Saturday, March 2 at Highline College

Hospitality House’s Annual ‘Spring Fling’ is Saturday, March 2 at Highline College

Burien’s Hospitality House will be holding their annual Spring Fling fundraiser at Highline Community College’s Student Union on Saturday night, March 2. This is an annual dinner to benefit... [Read more]

‘Extraordinary Women of Highline’ at Burien Community Center through Jan.

‘Extraordinary Women of Highline’ at Burien Community Center through Jan.

The Burien Community Center will be presenting a new exhibit curated by Highline Historical Society intern Colleen Lenahan until Jan. 31, 2013. The exhibit, called “Extraordinary Women of Highline,”... [Read more]

Hospitality House’s ‘Walk for the Women’ Raises Almost $20,000 for Homeless

Hospitality House’s ‘Walk for the Women’ Raises Almost $20,000 for Homeless

The morning air was crisp, the skies clear as over 100 folks from all walks of life gathered at Burien Town Square Park on Saturday, Sept. 29 to ‘Walk for the Women,’ raise funds – and awareness... [Read more]

Hospitality House’s ‘Walk for the Women’ Fundraiser will be Saturday, Sept. 29

Hospitality House’s ‘Walk for the Women’ Fundraiser will be Saturday, Sept. 29

Hospitality House’s 11th Annual ‘Walk for the Women’ fundraiser walk will be held Saturday, Sept. 29. “Have fun, win prizes and do good,” reads an announcement. “The... [Read more]

Highline Titans Lacrosse Club Fields New Team for Middle School Girls

Highline Titans Lacrosse Club Fields New Team for Middle School Girls

A new sport is now available for middle school girls in southwest King County – The Highline Titans Lacrosse Club is fielding its first team of 7th and 8th grade girls from seven different schools in... [Read more]

Highline Historical Society, BLT Presenting ‘Women’s Votes’ FREE Dec. 4

Highline Historical Society, BLT Presenting ‘Women’s Votes’ FREE Dec. 4

The Highline Historical Society is teaming up with Burien Little Theatre to do a free performance of the play “Women’s Votes, Women’s Voices” on Saturday, Dec. 4th at 2pm. Adapted... [Read more]

LETTER: Elderly Women At Risk When Driving At Night – From The Police

LETTER: Elderly Women At Risk When Driving At Night – From The Police

Elderly women are at risk when driving at night – from Police. Many older women must realize personal risks when stopped by police. Why? We are not schooled in avoiding “suspicious”... [Read more]

Burien Woman Calls Women “Suicide Bombers,” Accused Of Hate Crime

Burien Woman Calls Women “Suicide Bombers,” Accused Of Hate Crime

KING5.com is reporting that Jennifer Leigh Jennings, 37, of Burien, has been charged with malicious harassment for verbally and physically attacking two women Saturday at a Tukwila gas station. The... [Read more]

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A Thanks From Hospitality House

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A Thanks From Hospitality House

Dear Scott Schaffer Schaefer, editor of the B-Town Blog- On behalf of all of us at Hospitality House Shelter in Burien, thank you for supporting our Walk for the Women fundraiser on your blog (read our... [Read more]

League Of Women Voters Hosting Ballot Issues Meeting Oct. 13th

League Of Women Voters Hosting Ballot Issues Meeting Oct. 13th

The League of Women Voters of King County South is hosting a Ballot Issues meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 13th from 6:30pm – 9pm at the Burien Library, 1st floor conference room. Speakers will offer... [Read more]

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Advertiser Zizia Celebrates Its Third Anniversary With 20% Off

Anna Vornbrock of Advertiser Zizia told The B-Town Blog this week that: “I’d like to say thank you to my super awesome customers by extending 20% OFF all (non sale) merchandise from now through... [Read more]