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UPDATE: Walker Preserve work party CANCELLED for this Saturday

UPDATE: Walker Preserve work party CANCELLED for this Saturday

UPDATE: “This Saturday’s ivy pull is cancelled due to stormy weather,” said Elissa Ostergaard. “We had 5 people sign up – please help spread the word for next month’s volunteer... [Read more]

WEATHER ALERT: ‘Winter Storm Watch’ issued; 1-5″ of snow expected

WEATHER ALERT: ‘Winter Storm Watch’ issued; 1-5″ of snow expected

The National Weather Service issued an updated, ALL CAPS “Winter Storm Watch” Thursday morning (Dec. 19), warning of 1 to 5-inches of snow starting Thursday evening. So…Friday will likely... [Read more]

Burn Ban upped to ‘Stage 2′ for King County

Burn Ban upped to ‘Stage 2′ for King County

To protect public health from worsening air pollution, the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency has elevated the burn ban for King and Snohomish counties to Stage 2, effective as of 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 25. A... [Read more]

YETI Adventures has open slots for youth sailing program Sept. 14-15

YETI Adventures has open slots for youth sailing program Sept. 14-15

Y.E.T.I. – a local non-profit that engages youth in the outdoors – is partnering with Sound Experience for an extraordinary overnight sailing program on the uber-cool Adventuress Schooner open to... [Read more]

Come meet ‘Bertha,’ the world’s largest tunneling machine, on Saturday, July 20

Come meet ‘Bertha,’ the world’s largest tunneling machine, on Saturday, July 20

The power is on, the cutterhead is hooked up and two miles of Seattle soil await the teeth of ‘Bertha,’ the world’s largest tunneling machine, which you can “meet” in person... [Read more]

‘CSI: Highline’ Season Finale Presentation to be Given March 11 & March 13

‘CSI: Highline’ Season Finale Presentation to be Given March 11 & March 13

“CSI: Highline” Season Finale, a public presentation on findings from the Community Salmon Investigation (CSI) for Highline – will be given on two days – Monday, March 11 and Wednesday, March 13,... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Two Chiropractors Want to Adjust the Entire Community – for FREE – Nov. 10

Two Chiropractors Want to Adjust the Entire Community – for FREE – Nov. 10

On Saturday, November 10th, 2012 Optimal Health Spine and Wellness will not only be thanking the community that we are in – but also reaching out to it. Optimal Health Spine and Wellness has been a... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Put Your Garden to Bed for the Season & Save with a Coupon from Burien Bark!

Put Your Garden to Bed for the Season & Save with a Coupon from Burien Bark!

Please welcome back our returning Advertiser Burien Bark, which is offering a great Coupon you can print yourself! This local institution continues to deliver the same friendly and knowledgeable service... [Read more]

Local Attorney Tracy Codd Set to Climb Tanzania’s Mt. Kilimanjaro for Autism

Local Attorney Tracy Codd Set to Climb Tanzania’s Mt. Kilimanjaro for Autism

Local attorney Tracy Codd is facing a new challenge this coming January, 2013 as he joins a team aiming to reach the summit of Tanzania’s Mt. Kilimanjaro, all to raise money for Autism. Nicknamed “The... [Read more]

New Burien/Normandy Park Fire Station Expected to Open by Mid-November

New Burien/Normandy Park Fire Station Expected to Open by Mid-November

The new headquarters station for King County Fire District No. 2 – the Burien-Normandy Park Fire Department’s – is expected to get a certificate of occupancy in late October or early November…