Choose a neighborhood

MyNorthwest.com > Neighborhoods > Change Neighborhoods
MapleLeaf
Welcome to MyNorthwest Neighborhoods. Here you'll find all the news, events, weather and traffic for YOUR neighborhood. If this is your neighborhood, click make this my neighborhood and we'll show you this page every time you visit.

Friday, August 28, 2015 -- 3:03 pm
Rare summer storm brings rain, WIND, possible power outages
Maple Leaf Life - The National Weather Service in Seattle is predicting winds gusting to 45 mph here in a  storm expected to blow in overnight. 'Gusts of 40-45 for the I-5 corridor; 50 mph for the areas around the Admiralty Inlet,' the weather service said in a comment on its Facebook page. From a  Special Weather Statement issued early this [...] Read more...
Friday, August 28, 2015 -- 3:03 pm
Rare summer storm brings rain, WIND, possible power outages here
Maple Leaf Life - The National Weather Service in Seattle is predicting winds gusting to 45 mph here in a  storm expected to blow in overnight. 'Gusts of 40-45 for the I-5 corridor; 50 mph for the areas around the Admiralty Inlet,' the weather service said in a comment on its Facebook page. From a  Special Weather Statement issued early this [...] Read more...
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 -- 2:18 pm
Only 15 days left for kids to pick up free zoo tickets!
Maple Leaf Life - For the thousands of kids and teens who have participated in The Seattle Public Library's Summer of Learning, it's time to pick up free tickets to the Woodland Park Zoo. From the library: Just by filling out a simple survey, children and teens (ages 0-18) who participated in Summer of Learning can receive two free tickets to [...] Read more...
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 -- 1:14 pm
Last day (Wednesday) for the Oroweat outlet
Maple Leaf Life - Terry emails: The Oroweat bakery outlet store is closing, end of the day, this Wednesday, August 26th (not end of the month). The decision was made to close that day, rather than go until Friday or Saturday…. Despite what was speculated by some folks, last time this topic came up, there is no new location that's been [...] Read more...
Monday, August 24, 2015 -- 4:25 pm
Street closures for "microsurfacing" have begun
Maple Leaf Life - 12th Avenue Northeast at Northeast 98th Street this afternoon. The eight-hour local street closures we wrote about last week have begun. For more details see map below, or follow link, above. Read more...
Friday, August 21, 2015 -- 1:37 pm
Mega moving sale, plus nighttime I-5 work next week
Maple Leaf Life - Seattle City Light emails that it is replacing two transmission lines alongside Interstate 5 at Northeast 60th Street next week. Intermittent rolling slowdowns in both directions on I-5 between Northgate Way and State Route 520 are necessary for motorist and worker safety. Traffic will be escorted through the construction zone. The two-day project is planned for Thursday, [...] Read more...
Thursday, August 20, 2015 -- 3:47 pm
Surface streets from N.E. 98th north to be sealed next week
Maple Leaf Life - Maple Leaf streets will be closed for up to eight hours at a time during parts of next week as the Seattle Department of Transportation performs 'microsurfacing.' What to expect during construction 2-3 days before the work begins, crews will place 'no parking' signs on streets and distribute confirmation notices with dates and instructions. Cars must be [...] Read more...
Tuesday, August 18, 2015 -- 3:11 pm
Park pump house mural is started by "art ninja"
Maple Leaf Life - This is the pump house at the Maple Leaf Reservoir Play Area, which is part of the Maple Leaf Reservoir Park, in June. And this is the pump house – true name Roosevelt Pump House – this week. The mural promised by Seattle Public Utilities is begun. SPU is working with local artist Jonathan Fischer and community member [...] Read more...
Monday, August 17, 2015 -- 5:07 pm
Tabby cat missing since Thursday
Maple Leaf Life - Atarah emails this afternoon: 'Our 13-year-old male cat (orange tabby with white belly and white facial markings and light green eyes) disappeared the night of August 13 in the vicinity of Northeast 100th Street and 17th Avenue Northeast. 'He is not wearing a collar but has micro-chip and is licensed in Seattle.' Read more...
Saturday, August 15, 2015 -- 10:02 am
More details on neighborhood armed robbery
Maple Leaf Life - The full police report is now available for this armed robbery last month of a 14-year-old boy on Roosevelt Way Northeast. The robbers were caught minutes later at 12th Avenue Northeast and Northeast 94th Street. In the report Officer Ed Medlock writes: At 2234 hrs we responded to an armed robbery call at NE 88 ST and Roosevelt [...] Read more...
Saturday, August 15, 2015 -- 9:33 am
Unusual tale of porch package theft-and-switch
Maple Leaf Life - Marco emails this theory of how package thieves may be working the neighborhood. Bottom line: They pretend to be delivering a package, but instead take yours and leave behind an empty box. I thought it might be a good idea to share this with the community. Yesterday (8/13/15) I was expecting a package to be delivered. [...] Read more...
Friday, August 14, 2015 -- 1:06 pm
Short-term forecast for rain, hail, lightning
Maple Leaf Life - Update Saturday a.m. Total rain here 1.08 inches. Update 5 p.m. Rain so far today at Maple Leaf Life South = 0.95 inches. SHORT TERM FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA 1235 PM PDT FRI AUG 14 2015 WAZ507-509-556-558-142045- EVERETT AND VICINITY-TACOMA AREA-BELLEVUE AND VICINITY- SEATTLE AND VICINITY- 1235 PM PDT FRI AUG 14 2015 .NOW... THROUGH 130 PM...HEAVY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED ALONG THE [...] Read more...
Thursday, August 13, 2015 -- 4:15 pm
Neighbor reports new car prowl on 12th N.E.
Maple Leaf Life - Art emails this morning: Hi, I hate to write in with negative news to post, but I wanted to share that my car was prowled last night. I am on 12th Avenue Northeast and the prowling happened between 3 and 3:30 a.m. and it was a quick job. They just rifled through my car [...] Read more...
Wednesday, August 12, 2015 -- 5:42 pm
Found: A red bike, a yellow scooter and a black cat
Maple Leaf Life - Cindy posts on our Facebook page: 'There has been a red Univega bike abandoned on the corner of North 87th Street and Meridian Avenue North for over a week. It is wearing its lock. I hope the owner sees this!' Terry emails (to the Nextdoor Northgate/Maple Leaf group): A yellow-and-black Strada Veriflex scooter has been setting, abandoned [...] Read more...
Wednesday, August 12, 2015 -- 11:38 am
Short-term forecast: thunderstorms before noon
Maple Leaf Life - Noon:35: Sun! Cliff Mass: 'A modestly strong thunderstorm cell is moving northward across Seattle now, with rain and lightning.' ------------------- SHORT TERM FORECAST NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA 1129 AM PDT WED AUG 12 2015 PZZ135-WAZ507-510-556-558-559-121930- PUGET SOUND AND HOOD CANAL-EVERETT AND VICINITY- ADMIRALTY INLET AREA-BELLEVUE AND VICINITY-SEATTLE AND VICINITY- BREMERTON AND VICINITY- 1129 AM PDT WED AUG 12 2015 .NOW... ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE NORTH THROUGH [...] Read more...
Tuesday, August 11, 2015 -- 9:51 am
Heat returns; water rationing, too
Maple Leaf Life - The National Weather Service in Seattle posted this stunning dawn photo about three hours ago. With this unwelcome message: 'Dawn at NWS Seattle on what is expected to be the 40th day of 80 degrees or higher in Seattle this year. 'There have only been 7 years in the past 121 with 40 or more days this warm [...] Read more...
Sunday, August 9, 2015 -- 6:15 pm
Neighbor sends alert about dogs off-leash at park
Maple Leaf Life - A neighbor emails this afternoon: Just wanted to share that my pup and I ran into a very polite animal control officer at the park today. Apparently there was an unfortunate bite incident earlier this week and they will be patrolling the park for leash-law breakers for a little while. Just a reminder from one dog owner [...] Read more...
Sunday, August 9, 2015 -- 4:26 pm
More about food (and drink) in the neighborhood
Maple Leaf Life - Recent items that caught our eye: * The Maple Bar was written up in The Seattle Times on Wednesday, with this somewhat enticing  headline: Maple Bar: a neighborly vibe and easy-drinking libations. Yes, the review of the restaurant and bar at 8929 Roosevelt Way N.E. was entirely about cocktails. The Maple Bar is one of the best cocktail [...] Read more...
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 -- 12:05 pm
News for the Dogs of Maple Leaf
Maple Leaf Life - News items for the (very many) dogs of Maple Leaf. 1) Casting call for Husky fan dogs! Calling all Maple Leaf dog owners and UW Husky fans! Bring your dog out to Red Square at the University of Washington on Sunday, August 9th from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for a chance to be in an [...] Read more...
Tuesday, August 4, 2015 -- 8:48 pm
Best of Seattle: Food & Drink Winners
Seattle Weekly - ... and toothsome wide rice noodles ($10.95). At first you might miss this spot, marked only with a small Japanese maple leaf on the front, in an inconspicuous building on 12th Avenue, neighboring Eltana. This Capitol Hill favorite has a penchant for ... Read more...



Return to MyNorthwest.com
Copyright © 2015 Bonneville International. All rights reserved.