Local news for Downtown (Seattle, WA) continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
2 hrs ago | Renton Reporter
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.
Trending on the Topix Network
7 hrs ago | The Stranger
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.
11 hrs ago | Marine News
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.
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.
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.
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.
One thing that might be on your agenda today - whale watching! Carolyn Newman got that photo this morning .
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 .
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.
Ernest Shackleton, intrepid British explorer and leader of three early expeditions to the Antarctic, was not a likely subject for a musical.
Walla Walla Fire Chief Bob Yancey says the fire apparently was set early Sunday by the man inside the shed.
Mark Dressen, FBI assistant special agent in charge, talks to the media outside the Federal Courthouse, Monday, April 21, 2014, in Salt Lake City.
After you confirm, sign in, click the profile-edit link shown at right, and select Advertise among the editing options.
The best part of live theater is being asked to suspend the disbelief at the door.
First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 9:30 AM on 4/24, issued at 9:30 AM Brunswick, GA First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:03 PM on 4/23, issued at 10:03 PM Fort White, FL SALT LAKE CITY, Utah -- US attorney's office reports shooting at federal courthouse in Salt Lake City, at least 1 hurt.
Autumn Brown, who works at a Starbucks in Georgetown, doesn't think restaurants should be allowed to take a tip credit against their minimum-wage obligation Tamara Murphy, left, and Linda Di Lello Morton, owners of Terra Plata on Capitol Hill, are among many in the restaurant industry who worry about the effects of a proposed $15 minimum wage in ... (more)