Opinion Section

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]

RESIDENT PROFILES: Lee Hottell

RESIDENT PROFILES: Lee Hottell

EDITOR’S NOTE: ‘Resident Profiles’ is a new column that features profiles of residents of our area. If you have a suggestion for someone you think should be featured, please email [email protected] By... [Read more]

Suz Muse: ‘I for one, will miss the snow! ‘

Suz Muse: ‘I for one, will miss the snow! ‘

By Suzanne Greive Oh how I love the snow! I’m sorry to see it go. It brings out the best in people. I had so much fun watching families go out walking together in all their snow gear heading to go get... [Read more]

LETTER: Parent has concerns about Highline Public Schools schedule changes

LETTER: Parent has concerns about Highline Public Schools schedule changes

[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:]Parents, grandparents and community members... [Read more]

LETTER: ‘Housing First is designed to address chronic homelessness…’

LETTER: ‘Housing First is designed to address chronic homelessness…’

[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, Food. Water. Shelter. The... [Read more]

Suz Muse: ‘I have been hooked on the Great British Bake Off’

Suz Muse: ‘I have been hooked on the Great British Bake Off’

By Suzanne Greive I have been hooked on the ‘Great British Bake Off.’ I think the reason I love having it on is because they are so kind to one another. They encourage each other and help... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber: <i>Be Prepared</I> (& come to a special event Feb. 6)

Seattle Southside Chamber: Be Prepared (& come to a special event Feb. 6)

Be Prepared By Andrea H. Reay CEO/President Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce “Be prepared,” the scout motto used around the world since 1907, is more than just good advice. It can save your life... [Read more]

CLIFF’S EDGE: ‘He’s ba-a-a-a-a-ck…’

CLIFF’S EDGE: ‘He’s ba-a-a-a-a-ck…’

“He’s ba-a-a-a-a-ck.” “He” being “me,” as I attempt to relaunch “Cliff’s Edge,” the weekly column I was contributing to this blog until about... [Read more]

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: ‘My ultimate goal is to be on Broadway one day…’

CASSIDY’S COLUMN: ‘My ultimate goal is to be on Broadway one day…’

EDITOR’S NOTE: Cass 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, If you know me... [Read more]

LETTER: Resident wants to turn the City of Burien into a power utility

LETTER: Resident wants to turn the City of Burien into a power utility

[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 Friends, My name is Robert Richmond... [Read more]

A few moments with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

A few moments with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

[EDITOR’S NOTE: We are re-posting this column (originally run Nov. 2, 2008) in honor of the late Dr. Martin Luther King, whose life and work we celebrate today:]“When machines and computers,... [Read more]

Suz Muse: ‘I had the most magical holiday I’ve ever had in my life…’

Suz Muse: ‘I had the most magical holiday I’ve ever had in my life…’

By Suzanne Greive I hope everyone had a lovely holiday season. I had the most magical holiday I’ve ever had in my life. I believe the reason is because I took on the attitude of “If this is the only... [Read more]

LETTER: Building owner opposes change of use on building for Noble Healthcare

LETTER: Building owner opposes change of use on building for Noble Healthcare

[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:] Response to: “Open House for proposed... [Read more]

LETTER: Residents share concerns about proposed mental health facility

LETTER: Residents share concerns about proposed mental health facility

[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:] Concerned Seahurst Residents’ Response... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: <i>Universally Good</i>

Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce: Universally Good

Universally Good By Andrea H. Reay CEO/President Seattle Southside Chamber of Commerce In 2018, the Chamber Board of Directors approved the organization’s first-ever strategic plan. This plan is a crucial... [Read more]