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3 hrs ago | Business Journal

Los Angeles real estate investor is sweet on Seattle

Los Angeles-based real estate investment firm TruAmerica Multifamily announced Wednesday that it paid $28.7 million for Montclair Heights, a 174-unit apartment project in Renton, Wash.

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7 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

From slipping through the cracks to the college track

It was 6:30 a.m. in America's third-most violent city, and he would soon head to class at a high school better known for shootings than scholarship.

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11 hrs ago | Ventura County Reporter

The sound of salvation

The tortured artist archetype exists because it is, sadly, an all-too-frequent occurrence.

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13 hrs ago | Capitol Hill Blog

Seattle schools seeks landmark status for TT Minor ahead of World School move

In an effort to secure TT Minor Elementary School as a key part of its plan to reshuffle programming around the central neighborhoods of the city, Seattle Public Schools has nominated the 1941-built building to be a historical landmark.

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15 hrs ago | Crosscut.com

Can Seattle save itself from a San Francisco-sized tech backlash?

An incubator for the Northwest's best ideas, tackling one of our region's biggest problems: Can we save ourselves from a tech backlash? Seattle is a city on the rise.

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18 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Tour green homes for free this weekend

This 3,000-square-foot house, currently under construction, features heat recovery ventilation, on-demand hot water, rain screen siding, solar power, storm water management, super insulation, sustainable and recycled finishes, and no-fume paints.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

Washington Blade

Levi's loves

Levi Kreis says singing and recording are his first love. His passions collide with 'Smokey Joe's CafA©,' the Broadway hit re-imagined at Arena Stage.

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Examiner.com

Seattle International District to welcome over 500 Comcast Cares Day volunteers

Watch the video to hear from people at Labateyah Youth Home in Seattle one year after the Comcast Cares Day there.

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Brooklynvegan

Kvelertak playing Saint Vitus during Mastodon/Gojira tour

Kvelertak , the rambunctious beer and party metal worshippers out of Norway, are going on a previously discussed tour opening for Mastodon and Gojira that hits NYC for a big show at Terminal 5 on May 15 , but if you'd like to see Kvelertak somewhere way more intimate than that, you're in luck.

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Renton Reporter

Ballots due today in transit package vote

Signed ballots must be postmarked by today, April 22, or dropped off at one of the ballot drop box locations by 8 p.m. Voters in King County are being asked to vote on a sales tax increase of 0.1 percent and an annual vehicle fee of $60 to prevent cuts in Metro bus service and to provide transportation dollars to local cities.

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The Stranger

Double-Crossed by the Department of Justice

He had been driving through Portland, Oregon, headed south toward Bend, where his construction company - called ETA because of Mendoza's reputation for being late - was restoring the historic Liberty movie palace, which Mendoza had purchased a few years earlier.

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Marine News

Newport News Shipbuilding's Apprentice School to partner Old Dominion University

The Signing of a memorandum of understanding between the Apprentice School and Old Dominion University will take place tomorrow at 3101 Washington Ave. in downtown Newport News for offering a bachelor's degree program in mechanical and electrical engineering.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Metro bus rescue plan losing big in initial vote count

The ballot proposal to rescue Metro bus service in King County was being run over by voters on Tuesday night, winning just 44.72 percent of the vote in the first "dump" of election results.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Seattle Weekly

Who Are These Guys Who Want to Build a Gondola in Seattle?

Kyle Griffith climbs out of his shiny black S300 Mercedes sedan. His dark-haired fiancee at his side, the diamond in her engagement ring glinting in the bright sunshine, he strides into Dutch Hill Elementary, a low-slung white brick affair surrounded by green hills and soggy grass fields.

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Magnolia News

Snapshot in Time: Magnolia | Briarcliff

In the late 1940s, schools in Magnolia were becoming overcrowded. Magnolia and Lawton schools were simply not big enough to accommodate the size of the growing community.

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Magnolia News

Food Matters | Szmania's among notable restaurant moves

There's a new chef and a new owner at Szmania's: Michael Rogozinski. He bought out restaurant founders Ludger and Julie Szmania earlier this year and took over the space on April 1. When Szmania's opened in Magnolia Village in 1990, it was the only sophisticated, fine-dining establishment for miles around and was widely admired.

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West Seattle Blog

West Seattle Tuesday: Election Day; Earth Day; Spa Day; Sealth PTSA;...

One thing that might be on your agenda today - whale watching! Carolyn Newman got that photo this morning .

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The Stranger

Red Bull BC One Breakdancing Competition, Seattle Cypher: by djblesOne

He lives it, loves it, performs it, and DJ's bboy jams around the world. This past Friday he went to EMP to cover the Red Bull BC One breakdancing competition for The Stranger .

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BroadwayWorld.com

Balagan Theatre's 2014-15 Season to Feature Gasparini &...

On the heels of its critically acclaimed world premier new musical ERNEST SHACKLETON LOVES ME by Valerie Vigoda , Brendan Millburn and Tony winner Joe DiPietro and directed by Obie Winner Lisa Peters on, Seattle's Balagan Theatre Company announces its 2014/15 season.

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Seattle Times

How Ernest Shackleton inspired a romantic musical

Ernest Shackleton, intrepid British explorer and leader of three early expeditions to the Antarctic, was not a likely subject for a musical.

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