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Thursday, February 26, 2015 -- 4:16 pm
Ballard is latest neighborhood to tackle Seattle's toilet problem
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - Going to the bathroom in Seattle is a hassle a unless you're already in a place of business or are just as happy lettin' it fly in an alley or behind a bush. And, of course, downtown Seattle has a bad track record with toilets, after it's million-dollar-toliet fiasco nearly ten years ago. Read more...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 -- 6:04 pm
New police squad aims to curb drug use, shoplifting, defecating
KOMO News - Complaints about public urination, drinking, and drug use in downtown Seattle have led police officials to create a new squad to cut down on street disorder. The Neighborhood Response Team, which started patrols in December, is now assigned to problem spots in the heart of Seattle, including around Westlake Park, the department said Wednesday. Read more...
Monday, February 23, 2015 -- 1:32 pm
Cool Spaces: Schuchart's award-winning office is sustainable too
Business Journal - Natural light filters through windows of Schuchart's downtown Seattle office and reflects off the glass walls into the large open space where employees work. A plaza with patches of grass and the Seattle Library can be glimpsed through the windows. Read more...
Monday, February 23, 2015 -- 12:23 am
States seek alternatives for highway, bridge funding
HeraldNet - ... on the upper deck of the Alaskan Way Viaduct (left) as southbound vehicles enter the lower deck, in downtown Seattle. JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - Touted as one of the first interstate highways, a 200-mile span of Interstate 70 between suburban St. Louis ... Read more...
Friday, February 20, 2015 -- 12:52 pm
Rescue in sight for massive tunnelling drill stuck underneath Seattle
The Globe and Mail - ... (Elaine Thompson/AP) The world's largest tunnel-boring machine, stuck for more than a year deep underneath downtown Seattle, was within feet of rescue on Friday, a state official said, raising hopes that a stalled $3.1-billion (U.S.) roadway ... Read more...
Friday, February 20, 2015 -- 10:37 am
2015 Pride Parade Grand Marshals announced
Seattle Gay News - Before you know it the seemingly month-long Seattle LGBTQ Pride celebrations will be upon us and the parade will march valiantly through the streets of downtown Seattle and leading that parade are the grand marshals. This week, Seattle Pride announced the Wildrose owners Martha Manning and Shelley Brothers, and The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, Abbey of St. Joan, as Grand Marshals in Seattle's 41st Annual Pride Parade. Read more...
Friday, February 20, 2015 -- 10:37 am
Taylor Dayne has proven her love to LGBT fans for years
Seattle Gay News - ... opening act Ambrosia ('How Much I Feel,' 'Biggest Part of Me'). For tickets and shuttle information from downtown Seattle and the International District, go to www.snocasino.com. Reached by phone, here is what Taylor Dayne shared with me inside 'The ... Read more...
Thursday, February 19, 2015 -- 6:08 pm
We Got Some Rare Face-Time with Bertha's Contractor (And Her Dusty Rescue Pit) Today
The Stranger - ... But Dixon did seem confident about Bertha's ability to continue excavating north at lower depths beneath downtown Seattle. "We anticipate that the progress will improve," he said. "The deeper we get, the better soils we get into, the better ... Read more...
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 -- 8:22 pm
Sally Clark becomes third on council to not seek re-election
Seattle Times - ... with more than $31,000 in cash on hand. Like Licata and Rasmussen, she went along with the plan to replace downtown Seattle's Alaskan Way Viaduct with a deep-bore tunnel. But Clark didn't mention that project's well-publicized troubles in explaining ... Read more...
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 -- 8:16 pm
Facebook is growing in Seattle
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - A physical "Facebook wall" as seen inside Facebook's offices Wednesday, February 18, 2015, in downtown Seattle, Washington. Photo: JORDAN STEAD, SEATTLEPI.COM Artist's depiction of Dexter Station, 1101 Dexter Ave. Facebook plans to move its Seattle office into the building early next year. Read more...
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 -- 2:48 pm
New Premiere on Pine luxury apartment tower is for sale
Business Journal - The new Premiere on Pine, a high-end apartment high-rise in downtown Seattle, opened only recently, and already it's for sale. Tom Parsons of Holland Partner Group, the developer of the project, on Wednesday said his company had received enough unsolicited offers that he and his colleagues decided to put the property on the market. Read more...
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 -- 9:28 pm
Mayor highlights bus service, preschool program, minimum wage boost
Seattle Times - ... department will work in 2015 to recruit a more diverse police force. The Highway 99 tunnel meant to replace downtown Seattle's shaky Alaskan Way Viaduct is nowhere near completion because its digging machine has been stalled for more than a year. ... Read more...
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 -- 3:00 pm
Provenance Hotels and NBP Capital Partner to Purchase Seattle's Roosevelt Hotel
Hotel Interactive - ... in 1930, the 151 room Roosevelt Hotel is located at the intersection of 7th Avenue and Pine Street in downtown Seattle, across the street from the Washington State Convention Center, steps from the central business district, in the heart of the ... Read more...
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 -- 1:50 pm
Provenance Hotels and NBP Capital Partner to Purchase Seattle's...
PRWeb - ... in 1930, the 151 room Roosevelt Hotel is located at the intersection of 7th Avenue and Pine Street in downtown Seattle, across the street from the Washington State Convention Center, steps from the central business district, in the heart of the ... Read more...
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 -- 6:11 am
WA: Second Bus Tunnel Proposed for Downtown Seattle
Mass Transit - Feb. 17--As the politicians who lead Sound Transit prepare for a 2016 expansion vote, they're facing a difficult choice within Seattle. Chances are, proposed tax increases could pay for a Ballard-downtown light-rail route, a Ballard-University District light-rail route or laying tracks from the Chinatown International District to the tip of West Seattle. Read more...
Friday, February 13, 2015 -- 1:02 pm
Scientism in the Age of Obama and Beyond
Discovery Institute - ... Seattle, WA 98104 This free event is being held in the Discovery Institute Offices at 2nd and Columbia in downtown Seattle. Light refreshments will be served and books will be offered for sale at a discounted price of $13.50 (25% off the suggested ... Read more...
Thursday, February 12, 2015 -- 11:16 pm
Four men working on Seattle tunnel project injured after plunging 25 feet from a wall
Daily Mail - ... at gunpoint' was wearing an ankle monitor and under house arrest Four men working at a construction site in downtown Seattle Thursday were injured when a rebar wall collapsed, causing them to fall 25 feet. Two Seattle firefighters walked about a ... Read more...
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 -- 12:15 pm
Charge: $78,000 Fremont bank heist was an inside job
KOMO News - ... of society? On the evening of January 30, 2015 a thin fog - only a few hundred feet high settled in over Downtown Seattle, making for some dramatic scenes around the Emerald City. I captured this shot from our roof around sunset as the Seattle Great ... Read more...
Tuesday, February 10, 2015 -- 1:44 am
A new gold standard for Northwest resilience
Crosscut.com - ... such as when Seattle lured the Russell Investment Group, Tacoma's largest private downtown employer, to downtown Seattle in 2010. Or when the Port of Tacoma stole away a large shipping consortium - one of Seattle's biggest port accounts - in 2012. ... Read more...
Monday, February 9, 2015 -- 8:06 am
Triple Threat w/ Kimball Allen Set for The Triple Door, 4/3
BroadwayWorld.com - TRIPLE THREAT w/ KIMBALL ALLEN is an innovative 90-minute entertainment packed variety talk show at the illustrious Triple Door in downtown Seattle. TRIPLE THREAT is a premier showcase of emerging and seasoned Pacific NW talent. Read more...

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