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Tuesday, December 16, 2014 -- 6:44 pm
5th Avenue Patrons With Something Rotten! Tickets Get Free Entry on Broadway
BroadwayWorld.com - ... in New York. Refunds are available by phone at 206-625-1900, or at the Box Office at 1308 5th Avenue in Downtown Seattle. Hear Ye, Broadway! From the co-director of The Book of Mormon and the producer of Avenue Q comes something original...something ... Read more...
Monday, December 15, 2014 -- 11:31 pm
Cloud Brings Sunshine to Seattle
CNN - ... foreclosure, and unemployment are a quickly fading memory. A ray of light shines through the overcast as downtown Seattle construction activity continues to rise. The abundance of cranes in the Seattle skyline are hard to ignore, and is a constant ... Read more...
Monday, December 15, 2014 -- 3:26 pm
Swedish Edmonds' new interim CEO will take over Jan. 1
Business Journal - ... June Altaras moving from chief operating officer of Swedish Medical Center's Swedish Seattle - comprised of the First Hill and Cherry Hill hospital campuses - to chief executive of those hospitals. Graves has worked in health care for more than 25 ... Read more...
Friday, December 12, 2014 -- 12:53 pm
Seattle-area News Briefs for Dec. 12-30, 2014
The Skanner - Zem Zem Ahmed, a student at the University of Washington holds the bullhorn for 11-year-old Delaney during a march from Garfield High School to Seattle Police headquarters in downtown Seattle on Saturday, Dec. 6 to demand police accountability after grand juries in Ferguson, Mo., and Staten Island, NY, failed to indict police officers who had killed unarmed black men. Delaney began to cry when she talked about being afraid of what could happen to her own father or family members during an interaction with law enforcement. Read more...
Thursday, December 11, 2014 -- 9:46 pm
It’s lights out for thousands as storm hits Puget Sound
Seattle Times - ... falls over while walking up Pike Street near Second Avenue during a strong gust of wind Thursday evening in downtown Seattle. To report an outage, call Puget Sound Energy at 1-888-225-5773 or Seattle City Light at 206-684-3000 or 206-684-7400. Tips ... Read more...
Thursday, December 11, 2014 -- 6:28 pm
Seattle Police Chief O’Toole asks for review of photo practices at protests
Seattle Times - ... In keeping with that, Whitcomb said, a plainclothes officer took photographs of a protest at NikeTown in downtown Seattle Monday night based on the belief that anarchists had arranged the event and that windows were to be broken. The Stranger ... Read more...
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 -- 1:50 pm
Swedish transplant group moves to renovated building on Seattle's Pill Hill
Business Journal - Swedish Health Services has leased 24,000 square feet of space in a Seattle medical-office building that is being renovated. A joint venture of real estate companies Trammell Crow and Washington Capital Management announced the deal Wednesday, saying that Swedish is moving its transplant group to the sixth floor of the newly named First Hill Medical Pavilion next spring. Read more...
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 -- 7:43 pm
Phil O'Sullivan's Holiday Wish List
Seattle Weekly - ... to watch Seattle explode as a football town. I loved watching Boeing fly a 747 with a Seahawks livery over downtown Seattle. But I've simultaneously loathed the personality-driven blather of football. We don't need Richard Sherman yapping or ... Read more...
Monday, December 8, 2014 -- 7:03 pm
Seattle Symphony takes care of its own; bravo to The Studios
Seattle Times - ... lives." Walking into The Studios, the just-opened, 10,000-square-foot performing-arts training center in downtown Seattle, is a little like being in a movie musical. At any moment, you feel like someone could break into song, and burst onto Fifth ... Read more...
Monday, December 8, 2014 -- 10:31 am
New book celebrates the old life of First Hill
Capitol Hill Times - Historic Seattle, a public development authority that rehabilitates, preserves and recycles historic properties throughout the city is celebrating its 40th anniversary this month. Settled on Minor Avenue in the First Hill neighborhood, Historic Seattle has been a strong advocate of Seattle's architectural heritage since 1974. Read more...
Sunday, December 7, 2014 -- 8:51 am
State: Competency wait lists not that bad
KOMO News - ... The State needs to build a couple more mental hospitals and even more treatment facilities. The streets of downtown Seattle aren't very good for treating the mentally ill. Jails don't treat the mentally ill they just confine them. A local youth pair ... Read more...
Saturday, December 6, 2014 -- 5:53 pm
Commemorating Our Lady of Guadalupe
Seattle Times - Tloke Nahuake, traditional Aztec fire dancers, are part of a parade through First Hill to commemorate Our Lady of Guadalupe Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014, in Seattle. The annual event is sponsored by the Seattle Catholic Archdiocese. Read more...
Thursday, December 4, 2014 -- 9:56 pm
Ferguson protesters tap into tension on Capitol Hill
Seattle Times - You can't have spent much time in downtown Seattle recently without encountering a Ferguson protest - they've become almost a daily occurrence in the week-and-a-half since the grand-jury verdict ruled against indicting the police officer who killed Michael Brown. So I wasn't surprised when I ran into a crowd holding "Black Lives Matter" signs on my way home from a downtown movie last Friday. Read more...
Thursday, December 4, 2014 -- 3:12 pm
2 people, 1 cat pepper sprayed at First Hill McDonalda s
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - Two people and a feline were hit in a pepper spraying incident at the First Hill McDonald's Thursday afternoon. Not many details are yet available, police and fire crews were sent to the fast food shop about 12:22 p.m. at 1122 Madison Street. Read more...
Thursday, December 4, 2014 -- 12:41 pm
Public Defender Association Exploring Whether SPD Has Violated Protester Rights
The Stranger - Staff attorney Patricia Sully at the Public Defender Association , a public defense firm based in downtown Seattle, says the organization is looking into the constitutionality of Seattle police responses to recent protests. The PDA is exploring whether police tactics used during Seattle's Ferguson-related marches may have " violated protesters' speech and assembly rights," Sully says in a statement. Read more...
Thursday, December 4, 2014 -- 7:16 am
WA: Snohomish County Boosts Service for Seattle-Bound Bus Commuters
Mass Transit - ... last week that the agency has added a morning trip on Route 412, from Silver Firs and McCollum Park to downtown Seattle. And on Sound Transit Route 510, which is operated by Community Transit from Everett Station to Seattle, the agencies agreed to ... Read more...
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 -- 7:58 pm
Snohomish County boosts servicefor Seattle-bound bus commuters
Seattle Times - ... last week that the agency has added a morning trip on Route 412 , from Silver Firs and McCollum Park to downtown Seattle. And on Sound Transit Route 510, which is operated by Community Transit from Everett Station to Seattle, the agencies agreed to ... Read more...
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 -- 1:46 am
Op-ed: Honoring Our Street-Tough and Soulful Fallen Friend
Advocate - ... one battle she would ever lose, and it was her last. In 1985, on a very cold and rainy December night in downtown Seattle, while enduring the hatred that was so freely thrown her way, she left us. While she was standing up to the men who were ... Read more...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 -- 10:18 pm
Is Seattle Worse than Ferguson? Department of Justice Review
Daily Kos - Another solidarity protest was staged in downtown Seattle on December 1 to demonstrate against the grand jury decision in Ferguson, Missouri . Protesters held signs memorializing Michael Brown who was killed by police officer Darren Wilson. Read more...
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 -- 5:51 pm
Brides Washington: Tie the Knot at This Unique Seattle Museum
Bride's Magazine - The Museum of History & Industry has tons to offer couples based in or planning to wed in the Pacific Northwest. Conveniently located in downtown Seattle with views of Lake Union, this unique museum gives new meaning to the phrase industrial loft wedding . Read more...



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