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Sunday, March 1, 2015 -- 12:00 pm
Open Thread: What's on Your Mind, Neighbors?
Rainier Valley Post - Most anything is open for discussion, please just keep it clean and civil and remember the established RVP rules … Read more...
Sunday, March 1, 2015 -- 1:00 am
AD: Women's Wellness on-the-Go
Rainier Valley Post - By Tara Cardinal, CNM, ARNP of Radiance Women's Wellness Have you ever noticed it has become more difficult to … Read more...
Friday, February 27, 2015 -- 10:25 pm
Seattle Bike Blog on the Rainier Proposals
Columbia City Blog - The Seattle Bike Blog's Tom Fuculoro has another recap of last night's SDOT meeting: Rainier Avenue will be safer by the end of the year. Every option the city presented (PDF) at a public meeting Thursday evening in Columbia City included a significant redesign of the notoriously dangerous street. And the city is not going […] Read more...
Friday, February 27, 2015 -- 6:09 pm
...and another car runs into a building
Columbia City Blog - Just one day after SDOT hosted a meeting to review plans for changes on Rainier Ave., another car has slammed into a building. This one is (again) at Rainier and Orcas–the last time this location was hit was December 20th, 2014. Adding them all up, that's about seven car vs. building incidents in just under […] Read more...
Thursday, February 26, 2015 -- 11:47 pm
SDOT Proposes Three Potential Options for Rainier Ave. Safety Project
Columbia City Blog - Tonight's packed meeting at the Columbia School was the current step in SDOT's ongoing efforts to tackle Rainier Ave's major safety problems. The meeting began by quickly establishing that Rainier has, without question, some alarming safety concerns and that the road is in dire need of some major rethinking and redesign. In addition to some easy changes […] Read more...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 -- 2:00 am
AD: Adorable & Affordable Lakeridge Home With Many Updates
Rainier Valley Post - From local realtor Serena Heslop: Current listing: 7811 S. 113th St. Two Thumbs Up! Adorable & affordable home with … Read more...
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 -- 6:45 pm
A Last-Ditch Effort to Preserve the Heart of the Central District
The Stranger - ... from Seattle University, the Union Street Business Association, the University of Washington, and the Central Area Land Use Review Committee. Among the possible solutions: buying the property. Bangasser has offered to give the Union Street Business ... Read more...
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 -- 9:00 am
South-End Activist Accepts President's "My Brother's Keeper" Challenge
Rainier Valley Post - WASHINGTON, DC — Earlier this month, South Seattle community activist Gregory Davis and Seattle Youth Violence Prevention Initiative Director … Read more...
Monday, February 23, 2015 -- 12:41 pm
Council Churn Means More Power for Mayor
Seattle Weekly - ... May 15. City Hall observers say the betting odds favor O'Brien staying put. is evolving in District 3, the Central Area/Capitol Hill/Madrona/Madison Park district occupied by Socialist Councilmember Kshama Sawant. learned late last week that Pamela ... Read more...
Friday, February 20, 2015 -- 12:22 pm
31 Reasons Pets Love Seattle
Seattle - ... furry companionship more than dorm-bound undergrads? Dog lovers want a piece of the action, too: Plans for Central District-based PLAY Doggie Daycare's ( playdoggiedaycare.com ) second Seattle location include a mezzanine bar for pet owners ... Read more...
Thursday, February 19, 2015 -- 11:49 am
Reminder: SDOT Rainier Ave Safety Meetings (2/26 and 3/3)
Columbia City Blog - SDOT is hosting two follow-up meetings in the coming weeks to the Rainier Ave. Safety Project that's underway. As many in the neighborhood are well-aware, the past year proved beyond any doubt that action needs to be taken to keep pedestrians (and buildings) safe from Rainier's often-dangerous traffic. Neighborhood involvement and turnout at the last […] Read more...
Thursday, February 19, 2015 -- 11:17 am
Seattle News and Events for Feb. 19 Through March 3, 2015
The Skanner - ... the day of the walk in order to organize and expedite fixes in the neighborhood. In 2014, walks in the Central District, Lake City, Rainier Beach and several other neighborhoods led to significant improvements made in those neighborhoods. You can ... Read more...
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 -- 5:30 pm
Columbia City Bakery's Evan Adres Nominated for James Beard Award
Columbia City Blog - The list of chefs, bakers, restaurants, and bars that have made the semifinals for a coveted James Beard award have been announced. Evan Andres, baker and owner of our own Columbia City Bakery,  is in the running. Getting nominated essentially means you are recognized as one of the best in the country. Here's the official […] Read more...
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 -- 5:26 pm
You're Never Too Old To Dance In Seattle's Central Area
KUOW-FM Seattle - ... rainy Saturday morning, Tunney is among a half dozen women who have gathered at a community center in Seattle's Central Area to work with veteran dance teacher Edna Daigre. The youngest student is in her mid-50s; Tunney takes the elder honors. She's ... Read more...
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 -- 11:00 am
City Councilmember Sally Clark Won't Seek Re-Election
Rainier Valley Post - SEATTLE - After nearly 10 years as a Seattle City Councilmember, southeast Seattle resident Sally Clark has announced that … Read more...
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 -- 8:00 pm
Another Violent Month in Southeast Seattle; 12 Drive-by Shootings, 2 Men Hit
Rainier Valley Post - SOUTHEAST SEATTLE - Much like the end of 2014 and beginning of 2015, it's been another violent month in … Read more...
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 -- 3:48 pm
Survival of the Richest: How Can Seattle be More Affordable?
Seattle - ... and concluded that gentrification in that sense was not an issue here-despite what we've seen, say, in the Central District. But City Observatory did spotlight a trend that should be of real concern. Seattle had six areas of high poverty in 1970, ... Read more...
Monday, February 16, 2015 -- 2:00 am
Literary Singles Unite: Book Speed Dating at Beacon Hill Library
Rainier Valley Post - SOUTHEAST SEATTLE — The Seattle Public Library will host an event designed for young singles to meet each other … Read more...
Sunday, February 15, 2015 -- 7:00 am
AD: New Pooper Scooper Business Serving South Seattle
Rainier Valley Post - From Seattle PoopBusters Seattle PoopBusters, owned and operated by Dinah Danby, recently started serving Mercer Island, south Seattle and … Read more...
Friday, February 13, 2015 -- 11:49 pm
Fat Tuesday Beatwalk 2/17
Columbia City Blog - Full story available at Columbia City Blog Read more...

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