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Also featuring a Jonas Brother trying to launch a solo career, a nostalgia-loving British psych-rock band and Spain's most accomplished bagpipes player. 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept.
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Sitting for an afternoon beer at Linda's on Capitol Hill, not quite 30, Scott is brimming with charm and intelligence. He's made four low-budget films to date, and none fall into the usual indie pitfalls and clichA©s.
What with the burgeoning number of roadways afflicted with broken, rutted, and cracked pavement or plagued with potholes the size of tiny ponds, it's likely you'll get scalded. A new Seattle Department of Transportation report has found that about 36 percent of the city's 1,574 lane miles of arterial streets were in some stage of poor condition last year-and 10.2 percent of those heavily trafficked streets were in "seriously poor or failed condition," almost triple the percentage in 2010.
NEW : The 4,000-square-foot quadripartite restaurant project known as Trove just opened on Capitol Hill, brought to you by Seattle chefs Rachel Yang and Seif Chirchi , who run the great Joule and Revel . Trove is on the corner of Pike and Summit, where, before it closed down last year, Brocklind's outfitted Seattle with tuxedoes and shiny shoes to match for 106 years , as well as gorilla masks, chicken suits, and fake mustaches.
This past Friday, style bloggers from around Portland competed to dress their model in the best fall look from clothes at Sweet Jayne Boutique . The event was hosted by Portland Fashion Week and was chock full of models, bloggers, and fashionable Portlanders.
The former Northwest Center Kids building is now empty. Northwest Center has moved out, and Cascade Parent Partnership will move in next February after some remodeling.
The Sea Scout ships in the fleet run by the Chief Seattle Council of the Boy Scouts of America are joining the fishing boats coming home from Alaska to celebrate Fall Fishermen's Festival in Ballard on Saturday October 4th from 11 to 5pm. In addition to enjoying the activities of the fishing festival, the Sea Scout ships will participate in their Fall Rendezvous activities on the docks for all the visitors to see.
"Upon further examination I realized it was a coyote" : According to MyBallard , there have been several sightings of a creature that is not a dog and looks "well fed and not afraid." Real Housewives of Kirkland? A casting call for "20-40 year olds who made their money in Washington's booming tech center," "live in Seattle or Eastside area," and "make more money than you know how to spend."
Documentary filmmaker and Ballard resident Elke Hautala is in the process of producing a short film about the unique story of a Dutch holocaust survivor. The film is being produced by Heartstone Studios, a production company that Hautala recently started with Michael Kleven.
The 4th annual Seattle Shorts Film Festival will bring another round of outstanding short films and filmmakers to Seattle this November. Three screenings on November 15th at the SIFF Film Center will showcase the best new work of local, US, and international filmmakers.
The singer is due to kick off her American trek on 19 September in Seattle, Washington, but she has now disappointed fans in Utah by calling off her planned concert in Salt Lake City on 26 September . A post on her Twitter.com page reads, "Due to extenuating circumstances, the 26/9 show in Salt Lake City is postponed.
The streets are closed in the heart of The Junction for the 7th annual West Seattle Car Show - that's the live SDOT cam view looking north on California from Alaska. And that's how we start today's lineup: WEST SEATTLE CAR SHOW: Officially opens at 10 am along California SW in The Junction.
David Helgeson, senior gardener at the Volunteer Park Conservatory, displays on Friday the corpse flower that blooms only once every seven to 10 years and sends out a very strong odor. A look inside the huge corpse flower that has come alive at the Volunteer Park Conservatory on Capitol Hill.
We'll start with 12040 Riviera Place N.E. , which features an office with a built-in desk, cabinets and shelves, high ceilings and a wall of glass. Photo: Courtesy Sue Rockwell/Windermere Real Estate The 2,880-square-foot house , built in 2006, has three bedrooms and 3.25 bathrooms on a 0.39-acre lot with a patio, deck, hot tub, 75 feet of Lake Washington waterfront and a dock.
At left, Kate Jack, turning 21 years old today, with friend Ashtyn Mann, 20, were two of more than 65 people I stopped to interview today for Patti Payne's Coffeetalk, where I show up anywhere unexpectedly and pop the question, "What are you thinking about today?" The two Millennials snapped this selfie while telling me what was on their minds, as Jack turns 21. What are you thinking about? What has you going? You never know where I'll show up to ask your thoughts.
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