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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 -- 3:48 pm
Yesler Way shooting suspect pleads not guilty to murder charge
KOMO News - A 19-year-old man accused of shooting an unarmed victim at a busy downtown Seattle intersection last month pleaded not guilty Wednesday to a charge of first degree murder Prosecutors say Kenneth Bernard Jones Jr. gunned down the victim, Melvin Dees, at the corner of Second Avenue and Yesler Way on the afternoon of Sept. 24, then fled the scene. Read more...
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 -- 6:56 am
Rain is not your friend this morning
Seattle Times - ... off Southbound I-5 near 145th, a new crash is reported in the HOV lane of Northbound 167 at South 180th. In downtown Seattle, a semi truck jackknifed about 5:30 a.m. on Northbound Interstate 5 at the Mercer Street exit. Traffic backed up for several ... Read more...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 -- 6:36 pm
Halloween 2014
The Stranger - ... timed "outbreak" conceit - "complete with a citywide quarantine, underground resistance, and zombies"). Downtown Seattle, whoiscitizenzero.com , through Nov 1, $40- - $65, 18+ It's the opening night party for the Seattle South Asian Film Festival, ... Read more...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 -- 11:47 am
Digging starts for stalled Seattle tunnel machine
KOMO News - Contractors building a new highway tunnel under downtown Seattle have started digging a 120-foot pit to rescue a stalled boring machine named Bertha. Seattle Tunnel Partners also is pumping out groundwater as it digs the 80-foot-wide pit near the Seattle waterfront. Read more...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 -- 9:49 am
WA: Seattle Region's Commute Times Worsen
Mass Transit - ... there is faster while traffic on untolled I-90 is slower, as drivers divert. Drivers going south toward downtown Seattle face less congestion from drivers weaving onto Highway 520 at the Ship Canal Bridge or weaving from 520 to Mercer Street. But a ... Read more...
Monday, October 20, 2014 -- 9:07 pm
Seattle real estate's driving force
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - ... their proximity to South Lake Union. South Lake Union has gained the sort of cachet long associated with Downtown Seattle and other popular neighborhoods, such as Capitol Hill, Fremont and Ballard. No more than 100 listings a year mentioned South ... Read more...
Sunday, October 19, 2014 -- 11:28 pm
Cycle advocates attend presentation of the future of South Lake Union
Examiner.com - ... auto kiosks and 20 docks for bikes, have been installed in downtown, Capitol Hill , the University District , First Hill , and South Lake Union. South Lake Union is station #1 . As both a testament to the system and to the growth of the ... Read more...
Thursday, October 16, 2014 -- 3:21 am
Ferrari Survives Seattle Property Boom as Women Reshape City
The Washington Post - ... Lake Union a viable neighborhood," said Jack McCullough, a land-use attorney and past board chair of the Downtown Seattle Association. "A lot of this development was happening at a time when the economy wasn't robust." All three developers live ... Read more...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 -- 4:11 pm
Psychotherapist Joe Guppy Confronts His Own Psychosis
KUOW-FM Seattle - ... in 1978 he spent several months in a locked psychiatric ward at what was then Providence Hospital on Seattle's First Hill. That was the year Guppy calls "a really bad one." He'd graduated college not long before, but he wasn't working in his chosen ... Read more...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 -- 2:15 pm
New condo project coming to downtown Seattle, developer says
Business Journal - The number of new, or relatively new, condos available for move-in in Seattle's central business district is minimal. According to the real estate marketing firm Mark Co., there are 16 such condos available downtown or in South Lake Union. Read more...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 -- 4:15 pm
Emerson Street closure: Traffic update
Magnolia Voice - ... to Fishermen's Terminal and beyond. Even drivers on Nickerson under the Ballard Bridge get a pass to downtown Seattle. The crater-filled road to 15th is open. Also, in the good news column, the morning Magnolia Voice visited the Emerson construction ... Read more...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 -- 3:22 pm
Seattle rolls out bike share
Examiner.com - ... and conveniently located from downtown, Seattle waterfront, South Lake Union Park, University District, First Hill and Capitol Hill. Equally impressive is the smart phone app. A map of station locations, users can determine how many bicycles are ... Read more...
Monday, October 13, 2014 -- 4:00 pm
Pronto Launches Seattle Bike Share Program
SportsOneSource.com - ... Eastlake, South Lake Union, Belltown, Downtown, Pioneer Square, the International District, Capitol Hill and First Hill. "We are thrilled to introduce bike share today to one of the nation's most zealous cycling communities. This is a service ... Read more...
Friday, October 10, 2014 -- 11:24 am
Crime Shorts: Hidden heroin, bizarre drunks and a 'little wench'
KOMO News - ... suspect dumping spaghetti on the victim's wife. But, he said he wasn't mad about that at all. Sept. 30 in Downtown Seattle: A woman told officers someone entered her apartment and stole her CD player. They then replaced it with a broken CD player of ... Read more...
Thursday, October 9, 2014 -- 8:59 pm
A Writer on the Hunt for the 100 Best Barbecue Restaurants Stops in Seattle
Seattle - ... the experience of Hole in the Wall. It's a comfortable, fun place run by a kind family and if I worked in downtown Seattle, I would be a regular for lunch. I think, however, that The Boar's Nest has raised the barbecue bar in Seattle. The Boar's ... Read more...
Thursday, October 9, 2014 -- 8:59 pm
bruce lee, seattle, do you know bruce, throwback thursday, wing luke museum
Seattle - ... also the place where he launched his first martial arts studio, worked at the legendary Ruby Chow's restaurant on First Hill (the first Chinese restaurant outside of the Chinatown-International District ), formed lasting philosophical roots, and ... Read more...
Thursday, October 9, 2014 -- 2:58 pm
Ready to roll: Seattle bike-sharing system launches Monday
Business Journal - Pronto, Seattle's bike-sharing program, is set to launch Monday. People will be able to rent bicycles at docking stations like this one at First Avenue and Marion Street in downtown Seattle. Read more...
Thursday, October 9, 2014 -- 10:57 am
Do you know Bruce? Lee's life and legacy at new Wing Luke exhibit
Capitol Hill Times Police Blotter - ... at the legendary Ruby Chow Restaurant (Chow served three terms on the King County Council as a councilwoman) on First Hill, living above the restaurant and spending plenty of time in the International District. Lee went on to attend the University ... Read more...
Wednesday, October 8, 2014 -- 2:08 pm
Sale of 'Twin Toaster' office complex set to pop up
Business Journal - The Metropolitan Park East tower, shown here, is for sale along with the Met Park West building, a trade publication reports. Two buildings in the high-profile Metropolitan Park office complex in downtown Seattle are on the market and could sell for $283 million, according to a report in Real Estate Alert. Read more...
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 -- 5:56 pm
Seattle drivers will soon get tickets if they drive through Belltown Street Park
Business Journal - ... new Belltown Street Park signs that tell them they have to turn off the recently transformed corridor in downtown Seattle. On Saturday, the city posted signs informing drivers that they have to turn off of Bell Street which, as the name says, is now ... Read more...



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