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Friday, February 27, 2015 -- 5:23 pm
City looks for ways to shut down troubled Seattle nightclub
KOMO News - Police have been called to Fusion Ultra Lounge in the University District more than 30 times in the past year for everything from traffic-stopping, 50-person brawls to shootings. SEATTLE -- Seattle officials say a local nightclub with a history of gun violence is a "public safety hazard" and should no longer be able to sell alcohol. Read more...
Thursday, February 26, 2015 -- 9:07 am
'Girl in a Band' Author, Kim Gordon Comes to the U-district!
U District Daily - Calling all lovers of Kim Gordon: Come see her talk about Girl In A Band to Bruce Pavitt of Sup Pop Records at The Neptune in Seattle March 2 She is a musician, vocalist, visual artist, record producer, director, designer, actress and now author. But most of us really hold dear to our hearts her role [...] Read more...
Thursday, February 26, 2015 -- 8:59 am
Jet City Improv to Present Good Morning Campers
BroadwayWorld.com - ... Jet City Improv productions, classes and outreach programs operate out of a bright yellow theater in the University District of Seattle Washington and are produced by Wing-It Productions, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Read more...
Thursday, February 26, 2015 -- 8:43 am
Bandaloop to do a Pop-Up Performance at Meany Hall Thursday AM
U District Daily - Just heard that this morning Bandaloop, an Oakland based  vertical dance performance group, will perform a pop-up performance on the front (North side) of Meany on  at 10:20 and 11:20am. Weather permitting. Udistrict Daily wishes she could be there, but alas…..so, please take pictures and Share them with us on Facebook! Read more...
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 -- 3:34 pm
Is the U-district Safe? A week of Crime, Accidents and Mayor Ed Murray
U District Daily - Amid Shootings, attempted abductions at gunpoint, and collisions with metro busses, the U-district has unfortunately been keeping local law enforcement busy. Read more...
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 -- 6:17 pm
City Council Public Hearing Wed Feb 25th, 2pm City Council Chambers
U District Daily - If you have concerns about the Business Improvement Area (BIA) plan for the University District, you can head down to the Council Chambers hearing on Wednesday Feb 25. Whether you are for the highrise zoning planned for the District or you are concerned for possible loss of open space, low-income housing and historic buildings, you can [...] Read more...
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 -- 12:25 pm
Northwest Reads | Two cookbooks can help you start with healthful eating
Magnolia News - ... ANNA MICKLIN is a home cook and the cookbook buyer for the University Book Store (ubookstore.com) in the University District. To comment on this review, write to QAMagNews@nwlink.com. Read more...
Monday, February 23, 2015 -- 4:07 pm
Police seek suspect after attempted U-District abduction
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - Police are searching for a man who reportedly attempted to kidnap a woman at gunpoint Sunday night in the University District. The woman was walking home about 10:15 p.m. on Northeast 55th Street near 15th Avenue Northeast when she noticed a man following her, police reports say. Read more...
Monday, February 23, 2015 -- 7:47 am
Motorcyclist severely injured in crash with Metro bus near UW
KOMO News - A motorcyclist is clinging to life at Harborview Medical Center after colliding with a Metro bus during the Monday morning commute in the University District, police said. Officers and medics responded to the scene, at NE 50th Street and 15th Avenue NE, at about 6:15 a.m. after receiving a report of a crash between a bus and a motorcycle, said Detective Drew Fowler of the Seattle police. Read more...
Friday, February 20, 2015 -- 12:22 pm
31 Reasons Pets Love Seattle
Seattle - ... to solicit Kickstarter funding this spring, with hopes of opening in fall 2015 or spring 2016 in the University District-because who needs furry companionship more than dorm-bound undergrads? Dog lovers want a piece of the action, too: Plans for ... Read more...
Thursday, February 19, 2015 -- 12:52 pm
Paul Allen used to code here. Now he's building an apartment complex there.
Business Journal - Vulcan Real Estate plans to start construction of this seven-story apartment development at 4041 Roosevelt Way N.E., Seattle, this spring. Vulcan Real Estate plans to start building a large apartment project in the University District of Seattle this spring, company Vice President Ada M. Healey said Wednesday. Read more...
Thursday, February 19, 2015 -- 11:17 am
Seattle News and Events for Feb. 19 Through March 3, 2015
The Skanner - ... crime hotspots, are starting again in 2015. This first walk of the year will be held in Seattle's University District on Saturday, Feb. 21 beginning at 11 a.m. At the walk, community leaders and residents, police, and city officials will gather ... Read more...
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 -- 11:10 am
Rash of break-ins in Seattle's University District
SFGate - Seattle police say intruders opened or tried to open unlocked doors or windows in three break-ins reported early Wednesday near the University of Washington campus. Read more...
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 -- 3:48 pm
Survival of the Richest: How Can Seattle be More Affordable?
Seattle - ... 62 percent of all households in the neighborhoods studied. Especially hard hit were Rainier Beach, the University District and downtown; neighborhoods with a large share of low-income residents. Rents and home prices are rising, and incomes aren't ... Read more...
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 -- 11:28 am
Proposed 340 Foot Towers Give Some Citizens Vertigo
U District Daily - Appeal of U-District Upzone to 340′ Towers Filed By Local Housing & Community Groups With plans for dramatic upzones that some believe could displace low income residents and small businesses, local citizens fight to maintain the character of the U-District. On Feb 6, the Seattle Displacement Coalition, Interfaith Task Force on Homelessness, University District Community Council, & [...] Read more...
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 -- 6:11 am
WA: Second Bus Tunnel Proposed for Downtown Seattle
Mass Transit - Feb. 17--As the politicians who lead Sound Transit prepare for a 2016 expansion vote, they're facing a difficult choice within Seattle. Chances are, proposed tax increases could pay for a Ballard-downtown light-rail route, a Ballard-University District light-rail route or laying tracks from the Chinatown International District to the tip of West Seattle. Read more...
Monday, February 16, 2015 -- 8:53 pm
Second bus tunnel proposed downtown
Seattle Times - As the politicians who lead Sound Transit prepare for a 2016 expansion vote, they're facing a difficult choice within Seattle. Chances are, proposed tax increases could pay for a Ballard-downtown light-rail route, a Ballard-University District light-rail route or laying tracks from the Chinatown International District to the tip of West Seattle. Read more...
Friday, February 13, 2015 -- 10:48 am
Forgot to Make Plans this Valentine's Weekend? Here You Go...You're Welcome!
U District Daily - All Righty Procrastinators, Here are some awesome very Local Events to Take yourself and someone you ‘Like' to: ============================== Jet City Improv Loooooves You! And they have a lovely deal on tickets to some sweet comedy. Use code "CUPID" to take $5 off tickets to any of this weekend's shows, including . . . The Modern Adventures of Sherlock [...] Read more...
Friday, February 13, 2015 -- 10:00 am
One Person's Trash Can be Your Garden's Gold! How to Become a Master Composter!
U District Daily - With The New No-Compost in Trash Rules, it's time to Learn How to Compost and Turn Your Garbage into Gold. Seattle Tilth in Partnership with the city of Seattle offers training for Volunteer Compost Educators this Spring at Seattle Tilth. If you haven't been paying attention, the city of Seattle now prohibits food waste from going in [...] Read more...
Tuesday, February 10, 2015 -- 9:29 pm
1$ Paseo Sandwiches! SpoonRocket from SF CA Launches on UW Campus
U District Daily - Start-up from San Francisco Really Knows How to Speak to Hungry Seattleites by  Inviting them to Enjoy $1 Paseo Sandwiches Delivered Curbside Within 10 Minutes! They're calling the kick-off event the 'Dollar Hype Meal' Whatever they call it, offering Paseo sandwiches speaks to our Seattle Hearts. Especially after the scare that we would be loosing [...] Read more...



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