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Friday, August 28, 2015 -- 4:56 pm
UW Med building sale brings new player to South Lake Union
Business Journal - ... in the Seattle Housing Authority's Yesler Terrace redevelopment, and an apartment development in the University District in Seattle. The purchase price for the 60,375-square-foot Rosen Building works out to $679 a square foot. That's low for a ... Read more...
Friday, August 28, 2015 -- 3:36 pm
Tear Up the Timetable: Getting Into a Subway State-of-Mind in Seattle
Seattle Weekly - ... an interesting aspect of a proposed revamping of bus routes around the Link Light Rail extension to the University District. The new U-District Light Rail station is expected to open within the first three months of next year. The trains will come ... Read more...
Friday, August 28, 2015 -- 12:15 pm
Food Matters | Crushed, armed, pickled
Madison Park Times - ... After settling in Seattle, he and his wife, Adrianna, launched a number of taverns: Finn McCool's in the University District, the Chieftain opposite Seattle University on Capitol Hill and McGilvra's at the foot of Madison Street in Madison Park. By ... Read more...
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 -- 11:58 pm
Brown Bear celebrates 58th anniversary with free car washes tomorrow
U District Daily - For the past nine years, this family-owned business has offered free "Beary Clean" tunnel washes twice a year. Last year's anniversary event generated 26,437 free washes, bringing the combined total of complimentary anniversary and free Veterans Day washes to over 225,000. Adding to the fun, this Thursday only, one lucky customer will be selected to receive [...] Read more...
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 -- 11:31 pm
Turn a parking spot into a mini park for the day!
U District Daily - PARK(ing) Day happens once a year, on the third Friday in September, and is an opportunity for Seattleites to temporarily turn on-street parking spaces into public places. This international event raises awareness about the importance of a walkable, livable, healthy city and helps people re-think how our streets can be used.There are just three days [...] Read more...
Tuesday, August 18, 2015 -- 6:13 am
A Peach of a deal: Seattle lunch delivery service lands $8M in funding
Business Journal - ... more employees. In Seattle, participating restaurants include Wild Ginger, Seattle Salads and Cedars, a University District restaurant serving Indian food. The company has even done delivery from the wildly popular Paseo's sandwiches. Peach members ... Read more...
Thursday, August 13, 2015 -- 5:36 pm
Johnny's Story: A Long Road to Smack
Seattle Weekly - ... a fan of marijuana first and shortly thereafter of booze. As a homeless teen in Capitol Hill and the University District, he graduated to methamphetamines in the mid-90s. His biggest regret: "Trying to get my younger sister to use [meth]," he says. ... Read more...
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 -- 8:21 am
Voters Lean Left in City Council Primaries
Seattle Weekly - ... by Roderick's $100,000 and Burgess' $245,000. But the biggest news of the night was in District 4 (University District and surrounding area), where aging incumbent Jean Godden got beaten out by both Democratic party organizer Michael Maddux and ... Read more...
Tuesday, August 4, 2015 -- 5:25 am
Are neighborhood ale houses losing their allure?
Crosscut.com - ... and own three other pubs around town: McGilvra's Bar & Pub in Madison Park, Finn McCool's in the University District, and The Chieftain on Capitol Hill. It's unsure what they have in mind for the space, but judging by their three pubs, no one would ... Read more...
Saturday, August 1, 2015 -- 9:50 am
I 'Dated' a Bunch of City Council Candidates So You Don't Have...
The Stranger - ... Oh, District 4. This district encompasses northeast Seattle from Lake Union to Sand Point, including the University District, Ravenna, most of Wallingford, and Eastlake. I have an unhealthy obsession with this district. (Are you a young person who ... Read more...
Thursday, July 30, 2015 -- 7:56 pm
High rate of homelessness among King County's LGBTQ youth
Seattle Times - ... and came to Seattle in late 2012. Now she spends almost every night at ROOTS Young Adult Shelter in the University District. Josh Lowe, 24, had experienced a life of drugs and homelessness. A transgender man, he had taken to applying for jobs in ... Read more...
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 -- 10:56 pm
More questions about lopsided numbers of minorities receiving alcohol, pot citations
Crosscut.com - ... which covers everything north of the ship canal. The highest concentration of calls came from the University District. During O'Toole's briefing to the council, she said, "I don't remember any complaints about pot smoking coming to my office in the ... Read more...
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 -- 10:02 pm
Fresh Eggs Are Tastier And Healthier In Summer
KUOW-FM Seattle - ... Cynthia Lair, professor at Bastyr University on Seattle's Eastside, met with KUOW's Ross Reynolds at the University District Farmers Market. She said that eggs, like fruits and vegetables, have an optimal season. "People wouldn't think of eggs in ... Read more...
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 -- 11:48 am
Northwest Reads | Book shows there's lots to learn from orcas
Magnolia News - ... OE GARVIN is a member of the events staff at University Book Store (www.bookstore.washington.edu) in the University District. To comment on this review, write to QAMagNews@nwlink.com. Read more...
Tuesday, July 14, 2015 -- 12:45 pm
Paul Allen's new Seattle apartment project pays homage to world's first programmer
Business Journal - Vulcan Real Estate's latest project, Augusta Apartments in Seattle's University District, has been named for the woman many consider the world's first computer programer, the company said Tuesday as construction started. The name is not only a tribute to Augusta Ada Byron, countess of Lovelace, but a nod to the project site, where Vulcan founder Paul Allen and Bill Gates honed their programming skills. Read more...
Monday, July 13, 2015 -- 9:37 pm
A major day of progress for Sound Transit
Northwest Progressive Institute - ... and the state Department of Transportation as project construction continues." Meanwhile, north of the University District, the tunnel boring machine Pamela broke through to the shaft that will eventually house the Roosevelt station. I was onsite ... Read more...
Sunday, July 12, 2015 -- 6:08 pm
Reinvent Yourself In Seattle's District 4
KUOW-FM Seattle - ... the university, the students and faculty who are doing incredible work that feed the good things in the University District," said Sally Clark, a former City Council member who now works for the university. The university wants to turn the ... Read more...
Thursday, July 9, 2015 -- 5:05 pm
University District Candidates: 'This Driver Is Flipping Off That Driver'
KUOW-FM Seattle - For the first time, Seattle voters will choose their City Council members by district. In District 4, which includes Northeast Seattle up to Northeast 85th Street, there are five candidates running. Read more...
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 -- 6:02 am
District Date: Imagining a Date with Jean Godden and Talking Transit and Taxes with Her Challengers
The Stranger - ... District 4, where Godden is running against four challengers, covers northeast Seattle including the University District, Ravenna, most of Wallingford, and Eastlake. It's a district that's both urban and suburban with a lower percentage of people 65 ... Read more...
Thursday, July 2, 2015 -- 6:47 am
Nights at the Neptune: Where art and social justice meet
Seattle Times - ... foyer arranged by Pierre-Louis, whose main gig is running the jazz and cocktail lounge Lucid in the University District. Patrons also had ample opportunities to contribute to the project - purchase Haitian coffee and beaded necklaces and paintings ... Read more...



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