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Saturday, January 31, 2015 -- 6:30 am
West Seattle Saturday: 'Super String' event; School of Rock grand opening; Fauntleroy chili cookoff; more!
West Seattle Blog - Thanks to Long Bach Nguyen for two more awesome photos of the beauty that rolled in along with Friday's fog (above and a few paragraphs below). Now on to what's up for today/tonight: BENEFIT HAIRCUTS: Final Saturday for Delridge Community Center-benefit haircuts – look for the Airstream on the southeast side of DCC, with Rudy's [...] Read more...
Saturday, January 31, 2015 -- 5:15 am
Friday night basketball, report #2: West Seattle HS hosts Garfield
West Seattle Blog - At West Seattle High School on Friday night, the Wildcats played host to the Bulldogs. First, the girls-varsity team with yet another win: (WSB photos by Patrick Sand) That's junior Lexi Ioane, who led with 18 points and 10 rebounds in WSHS's 55-39 win over Garfield. Senior Emily Fiso was next with 15 points: Junior [...] Read more...
Saturday, January 31, 2015 -- 3:09 am
Friday night basketball, report #1: Chief Sealth hosts Roosevelt
West Seattle Blog - Another busy Friday night of home games around the peninsula. First, at Chief Sealth International High School: We caught up with the cheer squad for the first time in a while. They rallied the crowd through a nailbiter in the nightcap, as the Sealth boys-varsity team beat Roosevelt, coming back for a 54-51 victory, after [...] Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 8:19 pm
'How do I get to 'yes'?' prospective Alki Homestead purchaser asks Landmarks Board committee at first review
West Seattle Blog - (2012 WSB photo of Alki Homestead, with part of parking lot visible at left) By Tracy Record West Seattle Blog editor If you own a city landmark, what you do with it is subject to a set of rules that can delve into details as minute as window trim. And you usually have to go [...] Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 6:54 pm
West Seattle sunset scenes: Foggy Friday's finale
West Seattle Blog - Sunset splendor tonight, with the fog. Thanks for sharing photos! This one's from Jeff: From Cam: From Mike, looking toward West Seattle from downtown: And from Clay: More fog in the forecast for tomorrow – but it's expected to accompany clouds, no sun sightings, with rain to follow on Super Bowl Sunday. Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 4:49 pm
Highway 99 tunnel: Repair-pit digging's done, says WSDOT
West Seattle Blog - (At 3:39, WSDOT's video shows excavation on its final day, today) Just in from WSDOT, the latest Highway 99 tunnel news: The pit being dug to lift out the tunneling machine's damaged cutterhead has reached the desired depth, 120 feet. … Approximately 20,000 cubic yards of material was removed from the ground over the course [...] Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 4:27 pm
About the police/fire response at California/Admiral
West Seattle Blog - (WSB photo) Lot of questions came in about a police/fire response at California/Admiral a little while ago. We got there as it was breaking up, and here's what police told us: They were called about a man who was yelling unintelligibly. But he didn't commit a crime, and wasn't in need of medical attention, so [...] Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 3:50 pm
See where encampments might be allowed in West Seattle under mayor's new proposal
West Seattle Blog - The recent 'One Night Count' showed 2,800 people sleeping on the streets of Seattle. City leaders agree there has to be someplace for them to go, and Mayor Murray is pursuing a proposal to allow more encampments. Under the zoning-related rules in his proposed ordinance, they could be allowed in The Junction, at Westwood Village, [...] Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 3:15 pm
Rallying 'round: 2nd annual pre-Super Bowl Delridge/Andover flag-raising
West Seattle Blog - The actual raising of the 1,500-square-foot '12″ flag at Delridge/Andover was only one of the attractions during today's midday rally, second year in a row, co-presented by two companies with their corporate headquarters in West Seattle's biggest office building, Metropolitan Market (WSB sponsor) and Bartell Drugs. The crowd yielded sights such as the 12th Dude: [...] Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 12:59 pm
West Seattle Blue Friday: South Seattle College says 'Go, Hawks!'
West Seattle Blog - Here's the photo op we mentioned earlier – South Seattle College (WSB sponsor) students and staff gathered this morning to show their Seahawk-fan spirit! That's our photo above; the college says its own 'official' version will be on the SSC Facebook page later this afternoon. While there, our photographer put 2-year-old Mia on the WSB [...] Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 12:06 pm
West Seattle Super Bowl spirit: State ferries' Seahawk names
West Seattle Blog - (M/V Tillikum with Seahawks-fan flags in September 2013; photo by Paul Brannan) Just like last year, Washington State Ferries is giving its vessels honorary temporary names on Sunday, as a show of support for the Seahawks in the Super Bowl. Here are the three that sail out of Fauntleroy: M/V Issaquah: 'M/V Russell Okung' M/V [...] Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 11:47 am
West Seattle Chamber of Commerce: 2014 review, 2015 vision
West Seattle Blog - It was time for the changing of the guard at the West Seattle Chamber of Commerce‘s annual meeting Thursday at The Sanctuary at Admiral – in our top photo, with Chamber CEO Lynn Dennis (center) are outgoing board chair Nancy Woodland of WestSide Baby and incoming board chair Hamilton Gardiner of Holmquist & Gardiner, PLLC. [...] Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 11:07 am
West Seattle whale-watching: Orcas headed this way
West Seattle Blog - 11:07 AM: Thanks to Trileigh for sounding the alert that Orca Network tipsters are reporting orcas headed north in Colvos Passage on the west side of Vashon – which means they might be visible from here at some point soon. The fog is of course complicating things, and even without fog, the whales might stay [...] Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 9:04 am
West Seattle Friday: Seahawks spirit; theater; music; sports; more!
West Seattle Blog - (Foggy view from Alki Beach this morning – photo by Don Brubeck) It's not ALL about the Super Bowl countdown today/tonight – but close! From the WSB West Seattle Event Calendar: FULL SEAHAWK-SPIRIT LINEUP: See our full list of West Seattle events/notes, covering today through Sunday, published last night. SPEAKING OF SPORTS – WSLL DEADLINE: [...] Read more...
Friday, January 30, 2015 -- 7:03 am
TRAFFIC/TRANSIT TODAY: Updates for a foggy Friday
West Seattle Blog - (WS high/low bridges and Highway 99 views; more cams on the WSB Traffic page) 7:03 AM: Traffic's OK so far, according to every place we've been watching, but fog is a factor, as you can see on the cameras right now. One more reminder – no classes at Seattle Public Schools today for the 'day [...] Read more...
Thursday, January 29, 2015 -- 10:44 pm
West Seattle Super Bowl spirit: What's up, now through The Game
West Seattle Blog - (12th fish! Fauntleroy Schoolhouse shared the photo taken out front) Miscellaneous West Seattle Super Bowl spirit – some of which we've mentioned before, some of which we hadn't, but it's time now to collect it all in one place and just add to it if more comes in before the game: FRIDAY BIG PICTURE: South [...] Read more...
Thursday, January 29, 2015 -- 8:54 pm
About the helicopter in Lincoln Park/Morgan Junction area
West Seattle Blog - Thanks for the texts/other messages about Guardian One circling for a few minutes in the north Lincoln Park/Morgan Junction area a short time ago. Mystery to us until G-1 tweeted: Assisted @SeattlePD on a family disturbance in West Seattle. — KCSOAirsupport (@KCSOAirsupport) January 30, 2015 They've since moved on. Read more...
Thursday, January 29, 2015 -- 8:20 pm
West Seattle coyotes: 2 more Upper Morgan/Gatewood sightings
West Seattle Blog - Don't know if it's the same coyote, but two people reported sightings in the same general area of Gatewood/Upper Morgan (map) this afternoon. The photo is from John, who e-mailed to say: 'Just took this pic this afternoon on Willow, between 39th and 38th. I was walking my dog and this coyote ran out in [...] Read more...
Thursday, January 29, 2015 -- 6:15 pm
Update: Fire response in 1500 block Alki
West Seattle Blog - (WSB photo) 6:15 PM: Seattle Fire is arriving at a 6-story apartment building in the 1500 block of Alki to check out a possible fire. More to come. 6:21 PM: Not a full-blown fire; some SFD units have already been dismissed. 6:30 PM: SFD tells us at the scene, just a fireplace fire gone a [...] Read more...
Thursday, January 29, 2015 -- 4:03 pm
Update: Driver hurt after car-flip crash in Morgan Junction
West Seattle Blog - (Photo courtesy Edgar Riebe) 4:03 PM: On SW Morgan between 41st and 42nd, just east of West Seattle Thriftway (WSB sponsor), police and fire are dealing with the flipped car you see above. Thanks to everybody who's texted, called, sent photos. Metro says Route 128 is re-routed as a result – use the stop on [...] Read more...



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