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Wednesday, April 16, 2014 -- 10:31 pm
Here we Goat Again: Ruminants Feast on Ravenna
U District Daily - If you have exited north I-5 at 65th recently, chances are you may have noticed the goats! Rent-a-Ruminant, owned by Tammy Dunakin, brings goats into the city to help clear away vegetation by eating it! These goats will eat balckberries, ivy, and other invasive species. Ruminants are mammals that are able to acquire nutrients from plant-based food [...] Read more...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014 -- 10:15 am
Don't Let the Cuteness Fool You: Buy Chocolate Not a Bunny for Your Kids This Easter
U District Daily - Last May, during a elementary school ultimate frisbee practice at Cowen Park, the game was halted due to a mysterious furry white creature hopping through the bushes. When I picked up my daughter from practice she told me what happened and then asked if I thought it was a wild bunny. I said, 'no, it was [...] Read more...
Monday, April 14, 2014 -- 9:29 am
Food Pantries On The Rise To Help 'Starving Students'
KUOW-FM Seattle - ... to help financially struggling students to buy food. Kailin Mooney is the operations manager of the University District Food Bank, which operates out of a church basement near UW on Northeast 50th Street. Mooney said these days she's seeing more ... Read more...
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 -- 4:13 pm
Why Are Students Falling Out of Windows?
U District Daily - There seems to be an epidemic of young people, especially university students, falling out of windows as of late. Unfortunately, drugs and/or alcohol seem to be involved in many of the cases. Some Recent Cases: April 8, 2014, a University of Washington student is found critically injured outside a Fraternity house after apparently falling three stories out a [...] Read more...
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 -- 11:33 am
The Cost of Gender: Seattle Globalist launches transgender film
Capitol Hill Times Police Blotter - ... Capitol Hill Times a few days after she and Saenz premiered "The Cost of Gender" at LUCIDLounge in the University District on April 2. The filmmakers found a willing and vocal subject in Reverend Carla Robinson, currently a priest at St. Mark's ... Read more...
Saturday, April 5, 2014 -- 3:37 pm
How American Glory, Cheese, Elvis, Spatulas & Cows all Have Something in Common?
U District Daily - Jet City Improv takes on screenwriter Aaron Sorkin's style of drama with their newest offering of American Glory: The Lives of the Staffers at an American Institution Sorkin hasn't Covered Yet. If you don't know already, Sorkin is the creator of TV shows including West Wing and Studio 60, and movies such as A Few Good Men, [...] Read more...
Friday, April 4, 2014 -- 9:47 pm
Mirror Stage Presents DETROIT '67, Now thru 4/6
BroadwayWorld.com - Mirror Stage will close its Feed Your Mind season with the Northwest premiere of Detroit '67 by Dominique Morisseau this weekend, April 5 & 6, 2014 at the Ethnic Cultural Theatre in Seattle's University District. Read more...
Friday, April 4, 2014 -- 4:41 pm
What you told us about full Metro buses
Seattle Times - ... In most cases, we heard from readers who said buses passed them up downtown, in South Lake Union, in the University District and in North Seattle. This isn't particularly surprising; many mentioned being passed during the commute and those locations ... Read more...
Friday, April 4, 2014 -- 12:46 pm
Seattle Bike Share program prepares for late summer launch
KOMO News - ... station, with helmets available for purchase or rental. Phase 1 of the program includes stations in the University District, South Lake Union, Seattle Children's hospital, Capitol Hill and the downtown area. Funding includes a $500,000 from Seattle ... Read more...
Friday, April 4, 2014 -- 2:02 am
Take your workout up a step: A guide to running stairs in Seattle
KING-TV Seattle - ... get a nice warmup or cool down running through Myrtle Edwards Park. 2901 Western Ave. Seattle, WA 98121 University District Jog along the Burke Gilman tail to the west side of Read more...
Thursday, April 3, 2014 -- 8:37 pm
Bike Share gearing up for Seattle streets this summer
Seattle Times - ... says. The opening phase will cover Seattle Children's hospital, the University of Washington, the University District, Eastlake, Capitol Hill , South Lake Union, downtown and the central waterfront with 500 bicycles at 50 roadside stations. ... Read more...
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 -- 4:14 pm
The Arboretum Celebrates the 'Rose Tree'
U District Daily - Before women even had the right to vote… …a special election was held where voting booths were set up for ladies throughout Washington. It was to decide the state flower that could be an entry for the 1893 World's Fair in Chicago. Clover took a close second, but the ‘Rhodie' won in the end. This Sunday, April 6, [...] Read more...
Monday, March 31, 2014 -- 5:22 pm
Look Before you Leap! and Why it's important to check facts even when you're in a hurry!
U District Daily - This editor apologizes for a post that reported on the wrong Standoff with Police. The Stand-Off with police that occured today took place after a man was striking a light pole with a baseball bat in the area of 8th Ave. NE and NE Northlake Way in the University District. Here's the story from nwcn.com: Washington News Man in [...] Read more...
Monday, March 31, 2014 -- 3:20 pm
STANDOFF WITH POLICE! Happening Now in the U-District
U District Daily - Here's what Kiro TV has reported so far: By KIRO 7 STAFF Seattle: A man threatened to blow up the University of Washington Jewish center Monday afternoon, causing a large police response and traffic backups in the University District. The incident happened shortly before 2 p.m. at the Center for Jewish Life, 4745 17th Ave. N.E. The man [...] Read more...
Monday, March 31, 2014 -- 2:43 pm
The Most Anticipated Debuts & Discoveries Your Tastebuds will Love
U District Daily - Check out the 8th Annual DEBUTS & DISCOVERIES Sat. April 5th from 6-9 PM at the Mountaineers Center at Magnuson Park You are someone who prides yourself in being in-the-know about new Distilleries, Cideries, Breweries & Foodtrucks**. For the 8th year, Debuts & Discoveries highlights this years newest crop of stars in the business of [...] Read more...
Friday, March 28, 2014 -- 6:30 pm
To The Fools that Smashed the TV: a message from a neighbor
U District Daily - It's a bummer when people vandalize and disrespect their neighborhood. From littering, breaking things, rudely tagging( and I'm not talking about cool graffiti) and destroying creative yard art, living in an urban neighborhood unfortunately comes at a price. On a recent cool rainy afternoon walk I met Steve Cox outside his Workshop/Clubhouse in the Udistrict. I couldn't [...] Read more...
Friday, March 28, 2014 -- 12:12 pm
New books focus on Seattle's forgotten heritage
Madison Park Times - ... belie a stunning interior - from the ornate stained-glasswork of University Christian Church in the University District to the modern elegance of St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Queen Anne. Grant provides context with accompanying text throughout, ... Read more...
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 -- 8:47 pm
Police: 1 man wounded in Seattle shooting, 3 held
SFGate - Seattle police say one man was seriously wounded in a Wednesday evening shooting in the city's University District and officers have arrested one man and detained two other people. Read more...
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 -- 8:03 pm
Seattle shooting in University District leaves man critical
OregonLive.com - Seattle police say one man was seriously wounded in a Wednesday evening shooting in the city's University District and officers have arrested one man and detained two other people. Read more...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 -- 5:11 pm
Northwest Reads | Seattle's forgotten heritage
Magnolia News - ... belie a stunning interior - from the ornate stained-glasswork of University Christian Church in the University District to the modern elegance of St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Queen Anne. Grant provides context with accompanying text throughout, ... Read more...

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