Opinion Section

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘All Politics Are Local’

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘All Politics Are Local’

[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:] All Politics Are Local In this year’s... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Fireworks are banned on the 4th; let’s enforce the ban…’

LETTER: ‘Fireworks are banned on the 4th; let’s enforce the ban…’

[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:] Fireworks are Banned on the 4th, Let’s... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: <i>Investing in Our Future</i>

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: Investing in Our Future

Investing in Our Future By Andrea H. Reay CEO/President Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce When I first started working at the Chamber three years ago, I asked our members what the number one issue... [Read more]

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Fireworks are illegal in Burien…’

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Fireworks are illegal in Burien…’

[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 Burien, Fireworks are illegal in... [Read more]

LETTER: Reader responds to recent Letter about Post Office mailbox

LETTER: Reader responds to recent Letter about Post Office mailbox

[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, I saw the Letter to the Editor... [Read more]

LETTER: Resident has warning about drive-through mailbox at Post Office

LETTER: Resident has warning about drive-through mailbox at Post Office

[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, I received a call from the... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: <i>Southside is the Best Side</i>

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: Southside is the Best Side

Southside is the Best Side By Andrea H. Reay CEO/President Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce As a lifelong resident of the Pacific Northwest, I take a lot of what our community offers for granted.... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Save Normandy Park City Hall’s Gym/Classrooms’

LETTER: ‘Save Normandy Park City Hall’s Gym/Classrooms’

[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 Park Blog nor its staff:] Save Normandy Park City Hall’s... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘I’m deeply saddened to hear about the death of my long-time colleague’

LETTER: ‘I’m deeply saddened to hear about the death of my long-time colleague’

[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:] I’m deeply saddened to hear about the... [Read more]

LETTER: Resident concerned about encampments at Burien Skateboard Park

LETTER: Resident concerned about encampments at Burien Skateboard Park

[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:] The skateboard park at 4th Ave SW and... [Read more]

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: Cass performs at the ‘More Music at the Moore’ program

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: Cass performs at the ‘More Music at the Moore’ program

EDITOR’S NOTE: Cassidy Huff is a special needs student at Mt. Rainier High School. In 2016, she was named “Citizen of the Year” by the City of Burien. Hey B-Town Readers! I’ve had... [Read more]

Suz Muse: Spring Spring Spring has sprung!

Suz Muse: Spring Spring Spring has sprung!

By Suzanne Greive Spring Spring Spring has sprung! It feels like we were just dealing with snow and now it’s snowing beautiful flower petals. I’m loving seeing all the first signs. The leaves are... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘I totally agree with Eric Dickman’s letter’ about the Burien Annex

LETTER: ‘I totally agree with Eric Dickman’s letter’ about the Burien Annex

[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:] I’ll keep this short. I totally agree... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘In support of the Annex’

LETTER: ‘In support of the Annex’

[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:] In support of the Annex: I read the reporting... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: <i>Reaching for the Stars</i>

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: Reaching for the Stars

Reaching for the Stars By Andrea H. Reay CEO/President Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce “Here men from the planet Earth first set foot upon the Moon July 1969, A.D. We came in peace for all mankind.” These... [Read more]

LETTER: Resident opposes increasing housing density in Burien

LETTER: Resident opposes increasing housing density in Burien

[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:] Although I often read your Blog, this... [Read more]

RESIDENT PROFILES: My friend Cindy Leeson

RESIDENT PROFILES: My friend Cindy Leeson

By Suzanne Greive This one is about my friend Cindy Leeson: My friend Cindy Leeson is the absolute nicest person I have ever known. She is so incredibly patient. One of the first times I had a chance... [Read more]

LETTER: Burien Community Church’s statement on Christchurch shootings

LETTER: Burien Community Church’s statement on Christchurch shootings

[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:] Burien Community Church’s Statement About... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Music & arts programs are currently inequitable across all Highline schools’

LETTER: ‘Music & arts programs are currently inequitable across all Highline schools’

[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:] Hello, My name is Emily Black and I am... [Read more]