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Saturday, March 28, 2015 -- 10:42 am
Q13: Rainier Valley, Columbia City Seeing 'Significant' Increase in Car Prowls
Columbia City Blog - Q13 has a new story posted on the neighborhood's recent increase in car prowls. Click here to watch the piece: SEATTLE - There is a new warning for a Seattle neighborhood where car prowls are on the rise. "These prowls are happening 24/7," Pat Murakami, president of the South Seattle Crime Prevention Council, said Friday. […] Read more...
Friday, March 27, 2015 -- 12:21 pm
Seattle Met + Seattle Times on Marination's New Columbia City Project
Columbia City Blog - After a few years of sleuthing the scoop on the Esmay building, things seem to be pretty official with multiple media outlets now reporting the opening of a new restaurant from the owner's of Marination at Rainier and Hudson. Last week, Marination got in touch directly with a mini-press release explaining their proposed plans for their […] Read more...
Thursday, March 26, 2015 -- 10:23 am
Local director memorializes forgotten jazz legend
Capitol Hill Times - ... Lake City and Sand Point neighborhoods and has lived in various parts of the city; his current home is in the Central Area. St. Clair studied journalism and history at the University of Washington, but he grew up loving movies. He recalled, as a ... Read more...
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 -- 2:10 pm
diet tips
Capitol Hill Times Police Blotter - ... Horiuchi went to work in an auto repair and body shop in Spokane. After the war, he opened his own shop in the Central Area. He won his first painting prize in 1947 and was recognized in SAM's annual exhibition the Read more...
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 -- 11:00 pm
King Donut Robbery Suspect Arrested; Family Relieved & Grateful
Rainier Valley Post - SEATTLE — Seattle Police have announced an arrest in the violent assault and robbery of two elderly Rainier Beach … Read more...
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 -- 12:00 pm
Promises, Promises: South Precinct Gets 9th New Leader in 6 Years
Rainier Valley Post - By Amber Campbell SOUTHEAST SEATTLE -- In a remarkably thorough demonstration of how NOT to gain the trust of … Read more...
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 -- 5:00 am
What Stability? 9th New Leader in 6 Years for Seattle's South Precinct
Rainier Valley Post - By Amber Campbell SOUTHEAST SEATTLE -- In a remarkably thorough demonstration of how NOT to gain the trust of … Read more...
Monday, March 23, 2015 -- 7:08 pm
Columbia City Beatwalk Entering 21st Year, Looking for Sponsors
Columbia City Blog - From the Columbia City Beatwalk Facebook page: Columbia City's Beatwalk, now in its 21st year, is funded by the community, from businesses to individuals who want to help promote and celebrate our historic district. Please contribute and help us make Beatwalk 2015 the best yet! Feel free to contact us for any information, and share […] Read more...
Monday, March 23, 2015 -- 4:56 pm
More Info on Future Esmay Restaurant
Columbia City Blog - Today, I received the following, informal update from the owners of Marination and the team behind the new restaurant project at the Esmay building on Hudson: The as-yet unnamed project from Roz Edison and Kamala Saxton (Marination, Good Bar) will be the newest addition to the growing Columbia City neighborhood of Seattle, set to open early […] Read more...
Monday, March 23, 2015 -- 2:16 pm
Police find gun, bullets, crashed car at Central Dist. shootings
KOMO News - An investigation into two shootings in Seattle's Central District have found a gun, a loaded pistol magazine, shell casings, shattered windows and a crashed car. But they still haven't determined if the Sunday evening shootings are related. Read more...
Monday, March 23, 2015 -- 9:20 am
Bullets fly in Central District
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - A home, a car and a kidney center are riddled with bullet holes in a wild shooting in the city's Central District. The gunfire began at 29th Street and East Yesler Way around 6:30 Sunday, then windows started shattering at 15th and East Cherry Street, where a car and at least two buildings were hit. Read more...
Friday, March 20, 2015 -- 11:44 am
Cascade Bicycle Club Announces Endorsements for City Council
The Stranger - ... Club hasn't yet endorsed in the other races, including two big ones: District 3 in Capitol Hill and the Central District, where Council Member Kshama Sawant is running for reelection, and the citywide seat for which current council president Tim ... Read more...
Thursday, March 19, 2015 -- 3:00 pm
Community Mourns Murdered Student; City Ambivalent
Rainier Valley Post - SOUTHEAST SEATTLE — Tonight, a south-end school community will come together to mourn one of its own. Robert Robinson, … Read more...
Thursday, March 19, 2015 -- 12:19 pm
Opponents don't expect Banks to change the District 3 debate
Capitol Hill Times Police Blotter - ... having a solution or suggestion as to how to address the inequity," she said. Banks, a resident of the Central District for nearly two decades, is attempting to become the second black woman to be a part of the Seattle City Council. Her candidacy is ... Read more...
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 -- 11:05 pm
Found Photos Of Black Seattle: Do You See Familiar Faces?
KUOW-FM Seattle - ... nightclub scene to family snapshots and photos of informal gatherigs. When Al Smith came of age in Seattle's Central Area, the neighborhood was the heart of the Depression. Smith's family didn't have a lot of money -- nobody did. "His first career ... Read more...
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 -- 3:56 pm
Mayor Ed Murray wants $900 million for transportation levy
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - ... referred to as "road diets." An example is 23rd Avenue, the main four-lane north-south street through Seattle's Central Area. It will be reduced to one lane each way with a turn lane in the middle. The city is making 23rd "more people friendly," ... Read more...
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 -- 12:00 pm
3/25: Discuss Opting Out of Standardized Testing, Impact on Schools, Students
Rainier Valley Post - SOUTHEAST SEATTLE — Next week, southeast Seattle parents and families will have the opportunity to join a discussion with … Read more...
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 -- 7:34 am
Crosscut on the Rainier Road Diet: Not the Perfect Solution
Columbia City Blog - Crosscut's Eric Scigliano has a new piece on the proposed Rainier Road diet. Unlike most of the recent coverage on SDOT's three proposals (which has been primarily enthusiastic and approving),  Scigliano's piece includes criticism of the road diet and limited bike lanes and reaches out to opponents (or at least those skeptical) of the plan. Vocal […] Read more...
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 -- 2:00 am
South-End Slice Celebrates One Year Exploring Seattle's Better Half
Rainier Valley Post - SOUTHEAST SEATTLE — This month, the group formerly known as South Seattle Restaurant, Cafe, Pub, and Coffee House Crawlers … Read more...
Monday, March 16, 2015 -- 8:00 pm
Libraries on the Loose! Top 10 Little Free Libraries in SE Seattle
Rainier Valley Post - SOUTHEAST SEATTLE — Have you noticed the oversized bird houses popping up all over the community? If you look … Read more...

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