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Burien man busted for shining laser on aircraft, police chopper Tues. night

Burien man busted for shining laser on aircraft, police chopper Tues. night

A 29-year old Burien man was arrested Tuesday night (March 13) after pointing a green laser at inbound commercial flights at Sea-Tac Airport as well as at King County Sheriff’s Helicopter, Guardian 1.... [Read more]

REPORT: Seahawks Airplane Welcomed Back To Sea-Tac With Laser

REPORT: Seahawks Airplane Welcomed Back To Sea-Tac With Laser

KING5.com is reporting that the Seattle Seahawks charter airplane was flashed with a laser light Sunday night as it approached Sea-Tac Airport on its return from Chicago. KING5 says that the incident occurred... [Read more]

Laser Pointed At Aircraft Thursday Night; Has The Burien Laser Pointer Returned?

Laser Pointed At Aircraft Thursday Night; Has The Burien Laser Pointer Returned?

Looks like Burien’s airplane laser-pointer might be back in town, with an incident reported Thursday night around 7:30pm north of Sea-Tac Airport. According to authorities, a pilot with a Horizon... [Read more]

Four More Laser-Airplane Pointing Incidents Friday Night

Four More Laser-Airplane Pointing Incidents Friday Night

KOMO News reports that Friday night (April 17th) brought another flurry of laser beam pointing incidents of airplanes heading into Sea-Tac Airport for landings.

Four airplanes were targeted, beginning around 8:30pm, and this time the laser was red. Previously a green laser was used.

All airplanes landed safely without incident.

Investigators say that the laser was based in an area 2-3 miles north of the airport, near Glen Acres Golf Course and east of SR-509…

No Foolin’: Has The Airplane Laser Pointer Returned?

No Foolin’: Has The Airplane Laser Pointer Returned?

It appears that the airplane laser-pointer has returned, this time Saturday night (4/11) as Alaska Airlines flight #469 was targeted around 8:20pm as it was landing at SeaTac Airport. This makes over 20... [Read more]

EXCLUSIVE:B-Town Blog Interviews Laser-Pointing Culprit

EXCLUSIVE:B-Town Blog Interviews Laser-Pointing Culprit

EXCLUSIVE: This morning (April 1st) The B-Town Blog met and interviewed an unidentified male who claims responsibility for the spate of recent, unsolved laser-airplane incidents we’ve reported on in the area northwest of Sea-Tac Airport.

Below is a transcript of our brief and somewhat strange encounter with an area man who wanted to be called “Floyd.”

We met him in a garage not far from where the incidents occurred. He was working on an inflatable, remote-controlled helium-filled balloon and listening to some loud 70s progrock when we found him, alone.

Laser Pointer Culprit Is Back In Action NW Of Airport

Laser Pointer Culprit Is Back In Action NW Of Airport

According to various sources, someone aimed a laser beam Tuesday night (March 24th) around 8pm at an Alaska Airlines flight making its landing approach in to Sea-Tac Airport.

Previously we reported about a 24-year old Burien man who was arrested and then released on March 11th; he is considered a “person of interest” in this incident, according to airport spokeswoman Terri-Ann Betancourt.

In Tuesday night’s incident, a laser was pointed at Alaska Airlines flight number 487 from San Diego about two miles northwest of the airport, in the same area where other planes had been targeted previously…

Burien Man Charged With “Lasering” Is Released

Burien Man Charged With “Lasering” Is Released

According to The Seattle Times, Burien resident Christopher C. Saunders, 24, who was arrested last Friday by Port of Seattle Police for allegedly “lasering” approaching airplanes near Sea-Tac... [Read more]

UPDATE: Laser Suspect Was “Playing Around” At Party

UPDATE: Laser Suspect Was “Playing Around” At Party

According to The Seattle Times, Burien resident Christopher C. Saunders, 24, who was arrested last Friday by Port of Seattle Police for lasering approaching airplanes near Sea-Tac Airport (a felony), was... [Read more]

Police Arrest Burien Resident For Airplane Laser Incidents

Police Arrest Burien Resident For Airplane Laser Incidents

9:30pm 3/8/09 UPDATE: The Burien man arrested in connection with the recent spate of laser-flashing of airplanes has been identified as Christopher C. Saunders, 24.

Saunders was apprehended around 4pm Friday and booked into King County jail for first-degree unlawful discharge of a laser, which is a felony.

In court on Saturday, Saunders was ordered to be held on $100,000 bail.

Police claim they found a laser device at Saunders’ apartment, located near the area where the suspect green beam originated…

B-TOWN BIZ: Larson Family Medicine & Medical Aesthetics moves, cuts ribbon

B-TOWN BIZ: Larson Family Medicine & Medical Aesthetics moves, cuts ribbon

Growing to serve the community better, Larson Family Medicine & Medical Aesthetics has officially moved to a new location in Burien! Due to growing demand from the community, they have moved to a larger... [Read more]

Downtown window exhibits showcase Art from Heather Danso & Tory Franklin

Downtown window exhibits showcase Art from Heather Danso & Tory Franklin

“School Girls” by Heather Danso. Recycled house paint & drop cloth, Acrylic tints, acrylic media; 42” x 33” x 1.5” http://winddancemotion.com Six-scene installation that changed... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber’s Women’s Career Empowerment event is Mar. 30

Seattle Southside Chamber’s Women’s Career Empowerment event is Mar. 30

A cross-generational leadership conference laser focused on women in the workplace will be held on Friday, March 30. Sponsored by K D Hall Foundation, Seattle Southside Chamber and University of Phoenix,... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Chamber’s Women’s Career Empowerment event is Mar. 30

Seattle Southside Chamber’s Women’s Career Empowerment event is Mar. 30

A cross-generational leadership conference laser focused on women in the workplace will be held on Friday, March 30. “We will be inspiring and empowering women from the classroom to the boardroom.” Get... [Read more]

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Wooden Business Cards available now at Advertiser Burien Trophy

Ever given your business card to someone and wondered whether they’ll still have it a week from now? Well, you can pretty much guarantee the longevity of your cards with these high-quality wooden... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Wooden Business Cards available now at Advertiser Burien Trophy

Wooden Business Cards available now at Advertiser Burien Trophy

Ever given your business card to someone and wondered whether they’ll still have it a week from now? Well, you can pretty much guarantee the longevity of your cards with the high-quality wooden... [Read more]

Sponsored Post Wooden Business Cards available now at Advertiser Burien Trophy

Wooden Business Cards available now at Advertiser Burien Trophy

Ever given your business card to someone and wondered whether they’ll still have it a week from now? Well, you can pretty much guarantee the longevity of your cards with the high-quality wooden... [Read more]

Sponsored Post This Fall, think of Advertiser Burien Trophy for awards, gifts and more!

This Fall, think of Advertiser Burien Trophy for awards, gifts and more!

We stopped in recently to say Hi to B-Town Blog Advertiser Angie Coy-Jackson of Burien Trophy, which is located at 213 SW 153rd right here in B-Town. Burien Trophy had a busy summer providing trophies... [Read more]

BREAKING: Burien Buying Surplus Fleet of Surveillance Drones from Seattle Police

BREAKING: Burien Buying Surplus Fleet of Surveillance Drones from Seattle Police

by April Foo Special to The B-Town Blob The City of Burien announced Monday (April 1) on its website that it has purchased the entire surplus fleet of surveillance drones from the Seattle Police Department... [Read more]