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Monday, March 30, 2015 -- 8:37 pm
Seattle's $15 Minimum Wage Is 'Going to Change Everything'
KUOW-FM Seattle - ... $11,000 more a year by 2017, when the hourly minimum wage is $15. Venture Capitalist Nick Hanauer, in his downtown Seattle office. He and author Eric Liu coined the term "middle-out economics," which formed the philosophical basis of the $15 an hour ... Read more...
Friday, March 27, 2015 -- 7:16 pm
Weekend traffic: Major events, road closures expected to clog streets
KOMO News - ... coming down." The annual three-day event typically draws about 80,000 people to the convention center in downtown Seattle, but this year has to contend with three major road closures in and around the city. Crews will close parts of State Route 99, ... Read more...
Friday, March 27, 2015 -- 4:37 pm
$273M: 'Twin Toaster' towers sale is biggest of 2015 so far
Business Journal - ... real estate asset so far this year in King County. The Metropolitan Park East and West office buildings in downtown Seattle have sold for just over $272.8 million, according to public records. That's 30 percent more than what the office campus - ... Read more...
Friday, March 27, 2015 -- 8:34 am
HBO to more than quadruple Seattle office, take over space in new Hill7 building
Business Journal - HBO will lease four of the 11 floors of the new Hill7 office building on Boren Avenue and Stewart Street in downtown Seattle. HBO already had a big Seattle office, but now you can add the New York television network to the list of companies expanding their presence here. Read more...
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 -- 11:00 pm
Erich Guenther Close $5.5M Private Investment in Historic Tax Credits ...
24-7 Press Release - ... reclaimed wood and finishes of brass, leather and marble. One of the Kimpton Group's four properties in downtown Seattle, it combines old-world charm with luxe design and modern amenities. "The Federal Historic Tax Credit program encourages private ... Read more...
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 -- 2:26 pm
City, cops to review why it took 9 hours to clear SR 99
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - ... lanes at South Atlantic Street. Police are turning traffic around on the viaduct and detouring them into downtown Seattle. Photo: Joshua Trujillo/seattlepi.com City and police officials say they'll review their response to a semi-truck crash that ... Read more...
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 -- 11:17 am
Unique items on offer at 30th annual Northern Lights Auktion
Viewing Feed - The Nordic Heritage Museum is busily preparing for the 30th Annual Northern Lights Auction. This year's fundraising event will be held on Saturday, April 18, at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in downtown Seattle . Read more...
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 -- 2:54 pm
Car dealerships' moves clear way for major downtown Seattle projects
Business Journal - Toyota and Honda moved into a new $50 million facility in South Seattle on Monday. It is believed this is the first time in the United States, and possibly the world, that the companies have operated dealerships in the same facility. Read more...
Monday, March 23, 2015 -- 6:33 pm
Teachers, legislators discuss education at town hall meeting
KHQ-TV Spokane - ... gear to raise money for the Leukemia Lymphoma Society. The stair climb went down at the Columbia Center in downtown Seattle. Firefighter Scott Robinson, who served on the committee for the 24th annual Leukemia Lymphoma Society Firefighter Stair ... Read more...
Thursday, March 19, 2015 -- 11:21 pm
Tunnel machine pieces pulled to surface
The Columbian - The inner workings of the cutting head of Bertha are shown at the bottom of a 120-foot access pit after a 270- ton section of the front shield was removed. ( Photos by Ted S. Warren/Associated Press A 270-ton section of the curved front shield of Bertha, the massive tunnel boring machine currently stopped underground near downtown Seattle while waiting for repairs, begins to emerge from a 120-foot access pit as it is lifted with a crane Thursday in Seattle. Read more...
Thursday, March 19, 2015 -- 5:14 pm
Crews pulling pieces of Seattle tunnel machine to surface
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - In this photo made with a fish-eye lens, cranes are shown over a 120-foot deep access pit Thursday, March 19, 2015, as preparations are made to lift a 270-ton section of the front shield of "Bertha," the massive tunnel boring machine currently stopped underground for repairs near downtown Seattle. The machine was digging a 1.7-mile highway tunnel as a replacement for the Alaskan Way Viaduct. Read more...
Thursday, March 19, 2015 -- 6:57 am
Man shot multiple times overnight in downtown Seattle
KOMO News - A man is clinging to life after he was shot several times overnight just two blocks from the Pike Place Market, police said. Officers and medics responded to the scene, in the area of 3rd Avenue and Pine Street, just after 3 a.m. Thursday after receiving reports of shots fired, said Detective Drew Fowler of the Seattle police. Read more...
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 -- 11:05 pm
Found Photos Of Black Seattle: Do You See Familiar Faces?
KUOW-FM Seattle - ... is stored in cardboard boxes in a climate controlled room in MOHAI's Georgetown office building, south of downtown Seattle. Until then, he's simply thrilled to have the photographs. For one thing, they document Seattle's black community. But more ... Read more...
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 -- 2:37 pm
Ryan Scott Oliver to Speak at 5th Avenue Theatre's Jasper in Deadland Spotlight Night, 4/2
BroadwayWorld.com - ... www.5thavenue.org/show/jasper-spotlight , call 206-625-1900 or stop by the Box Office at 1308 5th Avenue in Downtown Seattle. Spotlight Night is made possible through the generous support of U.S. Bank. Spotlight Night Host David Armstrong and ... Read more...
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 -- 5:35 am
Wild, Fresh Alaskan Halibut Has Arrived in Seattle
PRWeb - ... fish irresistible! $18.50 /lb About Pure Food Fish Market: Pure Food Fish Market is located in the heart of downtown Seattle in the famous Pike Place Public Market. Anyone who has visited Washington State knows that Seattle is the place for seafood. ... Read more...
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 -- 4:30 pm
Crews ready to hoist and repair massive tunneling machine under Seattle
Reuters - The world's largest tunnel-boring machine, stuck for over a year underneath downtown Seattle, will be pulled above ground starting this week to be repaired, state officials said on Tuesday. The machine, known as Bertha, stopped working in December 2013 after digging just 10 percent of a planned tunnel to replace an ageing waterfront highway, stalling a $3.1 billion project. Read more...
Saturday, March 14, 2015 -- 9:51 pm
St. Patrick's Day Parade in downtown Seattle
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - Members of the Flanagan family wave Irish flags while parading down 4th Ave. for the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade in downtown Seattle. Photographed on Saturday, March 14, 2015. Read more...
Thursday, March 12, 2015 -- 6:07 am
'Jacques Brel', With Louis Hobson and Kendra Kassebaum, Opens Tonight at Act in Seattle
BroadwayWorld.com - ... today's contemporary work for future generations, ACT is a destination for contemporary theatre and arts in downtown Seattle. Read more...
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 -- 6:01 pm
New York cops that plied 'favorite victim' with booze before one...
Daily Mail - ... pushed his hand away. Pub: The accuser claimed Skorzewski had been so drunk that servers at an Irish bar in downtown Seattle refused to give him any more alcohol She said Skorzewski called her almost daily from New York for a month but the calls ... Read more...
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 -- 7:45 am
43rd District Dems on Capitol Hill for town hall Saturday
Capitol Hill Blog - ... , Broadmoor, Montlake, Wallingford, Eastlake, Greenlake and parts of Fremont, Ravenna, South Lake Union and downtown Seattle. Read more...

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