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Monday, September 22, 2014 -- 3:49 pm
Should Seattle Dismiss Citations For Smoking Pot In Public?
KUOW-FM Seattle - ... "I share her concerns. Again, we want to change behavior. This is not about promoting a smoke-in in downtown Seattle." Metz said the police department may develop a pamphlet to distribute along with the verbal warning, especially to help tourists ... Read more...
Monday, September 22, 2014 -- 7:44 am
WA: Seattle's New Transportation Chief Driven to Keep City Moving
Mass Transit - ... be built and bridges that need to be repaired, and the Highway 99 tunnel that the state is building under downtown Seattle is stalled. "Thirty percent of the city doesn't have sidewalks, and putting those sidewalks in is going to cost," Kubly says. Read more...
Saturday, September 20, 2014 -- 4:15 pm
CHS Crow | Alice, Terrell and Anna - 'Be safe, have a great night.'
Capitol Hill Blog - ... of Capitol Hill? Be safe, have a great night - that's about it, haha. Are you from Capitol Hill? I've lived in First Hill/Capitol Hill for about five years, but I bought a place about two years ago on Capitol Hill. what brought you to the area? I ... Read more...
Thursday, September 18, 2014 -- 11:00 pm
Author's Debut Novel, Fueled By Art, Love, and Loss, Sparks rhe Concept Of Fundraising with an Edge
24-7 Press Release - ... addition to maintaining a thriving career in the tech and entertainment industry. She is also the founder of The First Hill, a non-profit dedicated to supporting the development of the cures for terminal illness through fundraising and events. "I am ... Read more...
Thursday, September 18, 2014 -- 6:54 pm
Mom with crying toddler claims bus driver kicked them off
KOMO News - ... Jennifer Younes. The incident happened Tuesday afternoon on the 554 route at 2nd Ave. and Steward St. in downtown Seattle. Younes says her daughter, Mina, was having a tantrum as she and a group of relatives boarded the bus and sat down toward the ... Read more...
Thursday, September 18, 2014 -- 9:52 am
On the List | PARK(ing) Day 2014, Hugo House lit series, Fringe Fest, Volunteer Park work party
Capitol Hill Blog - ... Beloved local jewelry designer Jamie Joseph will be bringing her striking, colorful jewels to TWIST in downtown Seattle / Pacific Place mall. Known for her [...] Play Works Studio is proud to announce: RoBees! A fun robotics game about bees created ... Read more...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 -- 3:28 pm
Happy Hour reader questions: free jazz and pre-ferry cocktails
Seattle Times - ... of local talents and old-timers on Tuesdays-Thursdays from 8 to 11 p.m. and Fridays from 9 p.m. to midnight. On First Hill, Vito's has live entertainment almost every night, mostly jazz. Great craft cocktails, too. It's also a good cheap-date idea ... Read more...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014 -- 1:57 pm
Local writer discovers intriguing map of the neighborhood
Viewing Feed - ... of Washington matches Uppsala University and how Sweden's largest port, Gothenberg corresponds with downtown Seattle's big port facility for the Northern Pacific RR. You can also see how the old city boundary of 85th Street runs along what would be ... Read more...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 -- 7:08 pm
In Food News: Hello to Trove, Buh-Bye to Belltown Billiards, and More
The Stranger - ... in the ID and Belltown (have you been to the Belltown one? Its subterranean space is an excellent hideaway) and First Hill's Lotus - has opened Alicia Fusion Bistro (200 Lake Washington Blvd, 324-6388). It's in Leschi, near Daniel's Broiler, and ... Read more...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 -- 6:51 pm
Gerding Edlen aims for $500M payoff on apartment portfolio
Business Journal - ... at 1551 Minor Ave. in the Capital Hill neighborhood and the 118-unit Barclay/Broadway at 412 Broadway in the First Hill neighborhood. Located less than a mile from one another, the Seattle properties were completed in late 2012 and early 2013. In ... Read more...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 -- 2:31 pm
Report: More needed to improve oil train safety
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - ... Railway can make immediate safety improvements in the mile-long 100-year-old rail tunnel that runs under downtown Seattle, including installing radio communication, a fire suppression system to release water and foam, and a permanent ventilation ... Read more...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014 -- 2:23 pm
Bike Traffic Triples Thanks to New Protected Bike Lane
The Stranger - Although new traffic signals on Second Avenue instruct drivers not to turn left when cyclists have right-of-way, many drivers have failed to obey the rules. The first three days after a protected bicycle lane opened on Second Avenue in downtown Seattle, the number of bicycles using the thoroughfare jumped to 1,099 cyclists a day , according electronic counters monitored by the Seattle Department of Transportation. Read more...
Monday, September 15, 2014 -- 11:26 pm
Assessing oil train hazards, city emergency officials call for tunnel upgrades
Crosscut.com - ... recommending that BNSF Railway Co. make safety upgrades inside the mile-long rail tunnel running underneath downtown Seattle, which serves as a major conduit for northbound trainloads of flammable petroleum crude oil. In a report that will be ... Read more...
Monday, September 15, 2014 -- 12:37 pm
Miami builder turns up the heat with Seattle acquisition in white-hot SLU
Business Journal - A company called Crescent Heights is the latest to stake a claim to a development site in the Denny Triangle area of downtown Seattle. On Friday, Miami-based Crescent Heights paid Cassieford Co. Read more...
Monday, September 15, 2014 -- 7:24 am
Police cars collide in downtown Seattle
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - Seattle police are investigating after two patrol cars responding to an emergency back-up call collided in downtown Seattle on Sunday. Police say two officers were responding to a request for help when their patrol cars collided at the intersection of Pike Street and 7th Ave. They suffered minor injuries. Read more...
Monday, September 15, 2014 -- 12:45 am
Everett church tries to weather Mars Hill's internal issues
HeraldNet - ... have a home here for years. Plans have surfaced for Mars Hill to close or consolidate some churches. The downtown Seattle and University District Mars Hill churches are slated for closure, and members have been asked to attend the Ballard area ... Read more...
Friday, September 12, 2014 -- 2:48 pm
Metro announces proposed February service cuts
Viewing Feed - ... daily between Ballard and North Beach through Sunset Hill and Loyal Heights) and Route 62 (which connects Downtown Seattle to Ballard via South Lake Union, Seattle Pacific University, and Interbay). In terms of the proposed February cuts, our ... Read more...
Friday, September 12, 2014 -- 2:23 pm
Laid-off Mars Hill pastor: Praying church will be led to 'repentance'
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - ... return to Father, Son and Holy spirit from what seems to have become Father, Son, Holy Media." Mars Hill's downtown Seattle church. This location and one in the U District will be consolidated at a Ballard location as the church sees a decline in ... Read more...
Thursday, September 11, 2014 -- 9:46 pm
Seattle soccer star DeAndre Yedlin is a goal-oriented hero
Seattle Times - ... She wound up leaving Rivers while pregnant. Rivers was arrested in June 1993 for distributing cocaine in downtown Seattle and sentenced to 14 months in prison. She was on her own, unable to work while caring for DeAndre. Within a month, she was ... Read more...
Thursday, September 11, 2014 -- 8:46 pm
Another Washington City Pushes for $15 Minimum Wage
The CPA Technology Advisor - ... organization planning Wednesday's march and rally. Seattle fast-food workers plan to march from a McDonald's on First Hill to a park overlooking Interstate 90, where they will be joined by supporters before marching across the I-90 bridge to ... Read more...




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