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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 -- 9:41 am
The Experimental College Offers Continued Education For Seattle Residents
U District Daily - Even if you have never been a student or haven't walk a campus for a very long time, the ASUW's Experimental College is an opportunity for you to experience UW's campus with a purpose, learn a new skill or hone in on a current passion. Begun in 1968, the Experimental College was a vision of some [...] Read more...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 -- 6:36 pm
Eight Stranger Writers Race Across Town at Rush Hour
The Stranger - FOUR WAYS TO GET THERE Eli took a Pronto, Dave took a bus, Christopher used Lyft, and Ansel rode his bike. he College Inn is located in the University District, about 3.5 miles north of The Stranger 's offices on Capitol Hill. Read more...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 -- 1:56 pm
#Mugshot Monday #9 - The Spirit of the Buffalo Thunders at Cafe Solstice
U District Daily - Welcome to #MugShotMonday: a caffeine inspired journey to uncover University Ave's Cafés The first thing I decide when I'm standing in the ordering line at Cafe Solstice is; if the zombie apocalypse happens I could b-line it here and be happy for a while. Originally an old school espresso stand started in 1993 on Broadway in Capitol Hill, [...] Read more...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 -- 12:33 pm
Rainier Beer to celebrate - R Day' on Oct. 24
Queen Anne & Magnolia News - ... in Capitol Hill by 2 a.m., after winding a path through Seattle with stops in Uptown, Ballard, the University District, Fremont and Belltown. The public is invited to participate in the procession, celebrate at one or more of the stops and track the ... Read more...
Sunday, October 19, 2014 -- 11:28 pm
Cycle advocates attend presentation of the future of South Lake Union
Examiner.com - ... stations with 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 ... Read more...
Friday, October 17, 2014 -- 11:33 am
Inside the Tent City On Ravenna: A Well Organized Effort
U District Daily - You might have noticed that a tent city has popped up on Ravenna ave and 8th ave NE. Being a resident of this neighborhood I had some questions. I decided to stop by and get some answers. A blue tarp circles the encampment. I walked until I found the entrance on the Ravenna side. I [...] Read more...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 -- 9:47 pm
Mars Hill Church reeling as Pastor Mark Driscoll quits
Seattle Times - ... plans and decisions." The church already has put four sites up for sale - two in Ballard, one in the University District and one in Sammamish - according to Steve Pelluer, the Colliers International broker representing the church in its sales. The ... Read more...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 -- 3:22 pm
Seattle rolls out bike share
Examiner.com - ... day was impressive 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 ... Read more...
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 -- 2:13 pm
R you ready for this? Rainier plans city-wide party
Business Journal - ... It will begin at the Old Rainier Brewery in Sodo and make its way through Lower Queen Anne, Ballard, University District, Fremont and Belltown before ending on Capitol Hill. Participants hoping to join the festivities after 2 p.m. can track the ... Read more...
Monday, October 13, 2014 -- 5:06 pm
Bike share rolls onto Seattle streets
Crosscut.com - ... bike share bikes available to rent from 50 stations in Capitol Hill, Downtown, South Lake Union and the University District. Murray, Pronto! Executive Director Holly Houser, the Seattle City Council, and representatives from Seattle Department of ... Read more...
Monday, October 13, 2014 -- 4:00 pm
Pronto Launches Seattle Bike Share Program
SportsOneSource.com - ... can rent one of Pronto's seven-speed commuter bikes from solar-powered docking stations located in the University District, Eastlake, South Lake Union, Belltown, Downtown, Pioneer Square, the International District, Capitol Hill and First Hill. "We ... Read more...
Monday, October 13, 2014 -- 3:18 pm
'Serious concerns' raised about plan to tax Seattle developers for affordable housing
Business Journal - ... Lake Union and downtown, $10 a foot in mid-cost areas such as Ballard, Capitol Hill, Queen Anne, the University District, Wallingford, Fremont and West Seattle, and $5 a foot in lower-cost areas like the Rainier Valley and North Seattle. Fees would ... Read more...
Monday, October 13, 2014 -- 12:38 pm
#Mugshot Monday #8 - Café on The Ave Restores my Faith in Humanity
U District Daily - Welcome to #MugShotMonday: a caffeine inspired journey to uncover University Ave's Cafés There are some Mondays that just resonate with the quintessential theme that day carries. Today is one of those days for this blogger. From waking up with a headache to forgetting my computer-cord at home and only having  a 1% charge; I wasn't [...] Read more...
Monday, October 13, 2014 -- 6:00 am
You Know Who Else Is Struggling With Seattle Rents? College Students.
The Stranger - ... was a steal. Three years later, I'm paying $700 for a place less than a block away. Those of us in the University District are intimately familiar with the stresses of Seattle's spiking rents. First, you spend months searching for housing and ... Read more...
Thursday, October 9, 2014 -- 10:02 pm
UW plan to raze old dorms, raise rents in new ones worries students
Seattle Times - ... Last month, Xiao and other student-government leaders raised concerns about escalating rents in the University District and asked the city of Seattle to make affordable housing for students a priority. The university's plans for North Campus aren't ... Read more...
Thursday, October 9, 2014 -- 2:58 pm
Ready to roll: Seattle bike-sharing system launches Monday
Business Journal - ... After Seattle residents and visitors will be able to rent bikes at one of several dozen kiosks in the University District, Eastlake, South Lake Union, Belltown, downtown, Pioneer Square, the International District and Capitol and First hills. This ... Read more...
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 -- 2:22 pm
The Grand Illusions Offers Plenty of Weird & Spooky this October
U District Daily - From Walks With Zombies to Obscure X-Rated Dracula Movies, The Grand Illusion Cinema Always Seems to Deliver When it Comes to Bizarrely Intriguing Films The longest-running independent cinema in the city, the Grand Illusion Cinema is a perfect destination this October for Cinephiles and the people who love them. Their latest calendar of events has been released [...] Read more...
Monday, October 6, 2014 -- 1:46 pm
Life on a Seattle chain gang
Crosscut.com - ... slopes of water-soaked Yesler Hill. They worked on a new plank road to Ballard. They were used in the University District on an emergency basis to get the streets ready for the opening of the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition. Seattle was a growing ... Read more...
Monday, October 6, 2014 -- 12:41 pm
Jean Godden will seek a fourth term on Seattle City Council
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - Seattle City Council member Jean Godden will seek a fourth council term next year in the newly drawn 4th District, which extends across such Seattle neighborhoods as the University District, Wallingford, Ravenna and Wedgwood. Jean Godden pictured with her ever-present reporter's notebook, a habit from her journalism days. Read more...
Monday, October 6, 2014 -- 11:17 am
WA: Seattle Bus Prop. 1 to Raise $200K Despite Fading of Crisis
Mass Transit - ... work to get out the vote in precincts that tend to deliver big pro-transit majorities. Capitol Hill, the University District, the north end, and pockets of south and West Seattle come to mind, said Shefali Ranganathan, outreach director at the ... Read more...




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