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Unemployed Can Get A Free Planner Saturday, March 14th

Unemployed Can Get A Free Planner Saturday, March 14th

BTB Reader Theresa Frasch tells us that area unemployed can received a free “Franklin Planner” this coming Saturday, March 14th at the Franklin Covey Store at Southcenter Mall.

It appears that the only catch is that you have to physically go into the store and provide them with information about your last employer, thus giving them the chance to upsell you their other products.

But what do you expect for free?

Society Of Professional Journalists Names B-Town Blog ‘Best Hyperlocal Website’

Society Of Professional Journalists Names B-Town Blog ‘Best Hyperlocal Website’

My Oh My! – Saturday night (May 21st) at Safeco Field, The B-Town Blog team hit a major home run when it was named ‘Best Hyperlocal Website’ by the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ)... [Read more]

Toastmasters International Say: “Area 41 Has More Fun!”

Toastmasters International Say: “Area 41 Has More Fun!”

Toastmaster and Burien resident Steve Kennedy attended the District 2 Changeover Meeting last Saturday, where he was officially granted the status of Area 41 Governor as the Toastmaster fiscal year begins... [Read more]

Burien Resident Retiring After 50 Years of Beauty

Burien Resident Retiring After 50 Years of Beauty

Story and Photos by Theresa Frasch Long time Burien resident, Jean Holler, is retiring after 50 years of beautifying women. On June 12, 1960 Jean picked up her first pair of scissors at Mr. Lee’s... [Read more]

Burien Breakfast Toastmasters Celebrating 50th Birthday Friday, April 9

Burien Breakfast Toastmasters Celebrating 50th Birthday Friday, April 9

The Burien Breakfast Toastmasters will be celebrating its 50th birthday on Friday, April 9th at 7pm the Highline Schools E.R.A.C. Building, located at 15675 Ambaum Blvd. SW. The Burien Breakfast Toastmasters... [Read more]

Report #2 From Sunday's "No Pants!" Light Rail Ride (w/more pics)

Report #2 From Sunday's "No Pants!" Light Rail Ride (w/more pics)

by Theresa Frasch I emailed the link from The B-Town blog to my friend Pam a few days ago and said, “You are the only one I know that would do this with me. Want to?” After a little cajoling... [Read more]

Happy Holidays From The B-Town Blog!

Happy Holidays From The B-Town Blog!

Happy Holidays from all of us here at The B-Town Blog! We’ll be taking time off to spend with our friends and families, so unless there’s a *huge* news story we probably won’t be posting... [Read more]

Happy 2nd Birthday To Us! And Now For Our “Terrible Twos”

Happy 2nd Birthday To Us! And Now For Our “Terrible Twos”

Two years ago today (Dec. 11, 2007 to be exact), on a dining room table in a home in Burien, your B-Town Blog came unto this planet, chock full of hopes and dreams of informing, entertaining and enlightening... [Read more]