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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...
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 -- 7:23 pm
A taxing future: The price of life in Seattle and fast-growing Washington?
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - ... will be painful. Light rail costs a lot, but Sound Transit is a well-run agency that has delivered: Its University District and Capitol Hill stations are impressive for their architecture, and for the timetables and budgets with which they have been ... Read more...
Saturday, June 27, 2015 -- 10:23 am
20-year-old man shot at 'unruly' University District house party
KOMO News - The crowd at a University District house party turned "unruly and aggressive" Friday night, leading to shots fired and one man injured, Seattle Police said. Officers responding to a noise complaint around 12:45 a.m. in the 4700 block of 20th Ave NE arrived to find numerous fights breaking out in and around the home, police said. Read more...
Thursday, June 25, 2015 -- 12:00 am
University of Washington opens Spokane hub - Thu, 25 Jun 2015 PST
The Spokesman-Review - ... nt and services in Eastern Washington. The 2,600-square-foot UW center is on the outskirts of Spokane's University District, at the corner of Main Avenue and Brown Street. A former visitors center, it's owned by the city and leased to the university. Read more...
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 -- 5:15 pm
Parks and Recreation Fourth of July closures
U District Daily - Many Seattle Parks and Recreation facilities will be closed for Independence Day or on special holiday schedules. Some facilities may be open, but have limited operations. Please call in advance. These facilities and services will have closures: oCommunity centers (July 4)* oEnvironmental learning centers (July 3-4) oIndoor swimming pools (July 4) oGreen Lake Small Craft Center (July 3-5) oBaker Rowing and [...] Read more...
Thursday, June 18, 2015 -- 8:06 am
Out of the blue: Seattle may tax construction of single-family houses
Business Journal - ... areas, such as Southeast Seattle and the Delridge corridor of West Seattle. Places such as Ballard, the University District, Capitol Hill and other parts of West Seattle would fall somewhere in between. Issuance of the policy options came just weeks ... Read more...
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 -- 8:33 pm
U District project evokes affordable housing optimism
Crosscut.com - Credit: Runberg Architecture Group A University District lot strewn with dirt, rebar, and idle construction equipment stood as a place of hope. A project on the lot, officials said this week, is at least a small part of the answer to some of the city of Seattle's questions around housing for low-wage workers and homeless youth. Read more...
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 -- 5:54 pm
Where Do the City Council Candidates Stand on Police Reform?
The Stranger - ... party and parks activist running against incumbent Godden in the 4th District, which includes the University District and Ravenna. "We didn't land in a consent decree overnight," Maddux said. "Maintaining independent, community oversight will not ... Read more...
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 -- 4:22 pm
Outside City Hall | City Council candidates who speak for our neighborhoods
Queen Anne & Magnolia News - ... of Washington-driven BIA tax or a forum to protest displacement-inducing high-rise upzoning in the University District. Mercedes Elizalde , community outreach specialist with the Low Income Housing Institute, knows what it takes to address our ... Read more...
Thursday, June 11, 2015 -- 12:29 pm
Groundbreaking - University Commons-affordable apartments for homeless youth in U District
U District Daily - The Low Income Housing Institute (LIHI) and University District Food Bank (UDFB) celebrate the groundbreaking of University Commons and the University District Food Bank on Tuesday, June 16th at 3:30pm at 5019 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle. Speakers include State Senator Jamie Pederson, State Representative Brady Walkinshaw, Seattle City Councilmember Kshama Sawant, UW Director of [...] Read more...



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