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  1. Public invited to free program on memory loss at Providence Mt. St. VincentRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2017 | West Seattle Herald

    The Memory & Brain Wellness Center is also sponsoring a free program for the public on Wednesday, June 28th, from 4 to 5:30 pm, in the Pigott Chapel at Providence Mount St. Vincent, 4831 35th Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98126. The program is titled "Alzheimer's Disease: A Research Update" and will be presented by Kristoffer Rhoads, Ph.D., of the UW Memory & Brain Wellness Center.

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  2. Police Blotter Week of 6-12-17Read the original story

    Jun 12, 2017 | West Seattle Herald

    Officers arrested a car prowler in West Seattle around 11 p.m. on Thursday, June 8. A caller reported that a man was breaking into a red SUV near SW Avalon Way and SW Spokane St. When officers arrived in the area, they found a 35-year-old suspect sitting inside the vehicle, rummaging through a gym bag. The police ordered the man to come out and found that he had already pocketed a GPS unit.

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  3. Glo Dental Studio celebrates opening with a ribbon cuttingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | West Seattle Herald

    New in West Seattle in many ways is Glo Dental Studio at 3295 Avalon Way SW. The new business is headed by Dr. Ronald Winn DDS and his staff of three who offer a remarkable range of services.

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  4. On the Go Week of 5-15-17Read the original story

    May 15, 2017 | The Highline Times

    West Seattle Timebank Members and Guest Gathering White Center Library 1409 S.W. 107th St. Thurs., May 18, 6-8 p.m. Come and Meet Your Neighbors! Learn how to write your profile, offers & requests too. Guest Speaker: Rachael Glass, Hate Free Delridge.

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  5. Summer Fest GreenLife - Sustainability for West Seattle and BeyondRead the original story

    May 15, 2017 | West Seattle Herald

    The West Seattle Junction is pleased to announce the 6th year of partnerships between Summer Fest and Sustainable West Seattle. Sustainable West Seattle volunteer their time to program GreenLife, a community stage and area full of interesting sustainability demos, debates, and world music.

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  6. Redmond based 'Augmented Reality' game staging treasure...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | West Seattle Herald

    With the term "Augmented Reality" starting to make its way into the public consciousness after the wildly popular Pokemon Go last year it was inevitable that more games would attempt to capture a mass audience using similar technologies. Redmon'ds 9Logic Technologies has introduced what they see as worthy entry in the field and are backing that up with what they call "Seattle's largest ever digital treasure hunt" on Saturday May 20. The hunt starting at 11am, using the game of course, will focus on six Seattle neighborhoods including West Seattle and Ballard.

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  7. Ken's View: Mayor's race and the stadium questionRead the original story

    May 15, 2017 | West Seattle Herald

    Patrick Robinson's powerful image of Mayor Ed Murray expresses the pain of his decision to not seek re-election. The burden of bearing an accusation of crimes committed many years ago, based on assertions alone, have had a withering effect on him for sure.

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  8. Fauntleroy Boulevard Project design at 90% complete still taking community feedbackRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | The Highline Times

    The $20 million revamp of Fauntleroy project from SDOT has reached the 90% design stage but SDOT, showing due diligence, continue to share the latest feedback from the community and design updates. The most recent was a presentation before the West Seattle Chamber of Commerce on May 11. Project Background The Fauntleroy Boulevard Project builds upon previous planning work done by the community.

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  9. Northwest Wine Academy's Reggie Daigneault keynote speaker at Rotary Club fundraiser breakfastRead the original story

    May 8, 2017 | West Seattle Herald

    Reggie Daigneault is the Keynote Speaker at the Annual Fundraiser Breakfast of the Rotary Club of West Seattle. She will speak about leadership in business.

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  10. Ken's View: Parking is an issue; Space in the paper is at a premium tooRead the original story

    May 1, 2017 | West Seattle Herald

    The social engineering at play with the Seattle City Council that would have us all ride the bus or bike to do our shopping means an undercurrent of interest in getting us to eschew the automobile. Like smoking cigarettes, people will quit when they really want to do so.

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  11. What's on tap? Ounces serves up only the best -- exclusively from WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | West Seattle Herald

    When West Seattle residents Laurel and Andrew Trujillo couldn't find their ideal bar in their neck of the woods, they decided to just build one themselves. "We've lived here for nine years, and we could see what was missing," Laurel said.

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  12. Sound Transit sends out RFQ for light rail consultant on West Seattle and Ballard routesRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2017 | West Seattle Herald

    The Daily Journal of Commerce published a story on April 20, noting that Sound Transit, acting on the authority approved by voters in November to go ahead with the development of light rail for West Seattle and Ballard among other routes, is now seeking a consultant to develop alternatives to extend light rail to West Seattle and Ballard. The RFQ or Request for Qualifications is due May 17. The DJC reports that a pre-proposal meeting is scheduled for 9am, May 1 in the Ruth Fisher board room at Union Station in downtown Seattle.

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  13. Whale expert John Calmbokidis will speak on 'New giants of the Salish Sea' April 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | West Seattle Herald

    Biologist John Calmbokidis of the Cascadia Research Collective speaks on the return of humpback and gray whales to the Salish Sea on Thursday, April 20, at 7:00 PM at the Dakota Place Park Building, 4304 SW Dakota St., Seattle. His talk is entitled The New Giants of the Salish Sea.

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  14. Eight unit Live/work project for Arbor Heights subject of Design Review meeting April 20Read the original story

    Mar 30, 2017 | West Seattle Herald

    A second design guidance review meeting with the Southwest Design Review board is set for April 20 on a proposed structure located at 4220 SW 100TH Street with eight townhouse units and one live-work unit in two, three-story buildings. Parking for eight vehicles would be provided at grade.

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  15. Whole Foods backs out of West Seattle store; Loss of traffic likely reasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | The Highline Times

    Whole Foods, an anchor tenant of the massive Whittaker complex on Fauntleroy Way SW has announced they will not follow through on the construction of a West Seattle store. In a statement from the company they said, "As part of a careful evaluation of our growth strategy, Whole Foods Market has decided to delay indefinitely the opening of our West Seattle store.

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  16. After the loss of her husband, Shi Chen is struggling to make ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2017 | West Seattle Herald

    Update March 23 The GoFundMe campaign has topped $20,000 and with the additional help from area restaurants and the prospect of more coming, reaching the $30,000 goal is in sight. Peel and Press, The Westy, Mission, Baked, Noble Barton, and others brought is more than $2200 and there are discussions to have others help now underway.

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  17. Wildcats KO Seahawks 13-3 in softball openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | West Seattle Herald

    Home team West Seattle exuded enthusiasm and confidence in a six-inning 13-3 defeat of crosstown rival Chief Sealth in the 3A Metro League fastpitch-softball opener for both teams at the Southwest Athletic Complex on Mon., March 20. "This is a young team," said a pleased WS coach Tanya Slimp. "The bats were moving more and they were talking more.

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  18. Alki's Bar-S Field suffers major vandalism damageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | West Seattle Herald

    Sunday's amazing turnout of parents and players devoting hundreds of volunteer hours to improve the fields at Bar-S was undermined by acts of vandals overnight on Sunday March 19. Some of the damage: WSLL will work to repair the damage as quickly and completely as possible to get the fields back in playing shape for the players. We hope the entire West Seattle community will join us in keeping watch and reporting behavior that tries to steal our kids' opportunity to play baseball.

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  19. View from the other side of the notebookRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | West Seattle Herald

    Editor's note: She's back in print! Jean Godden is a new columnist for the West Seattle Herald and Westside Weekly. Godden is a veteran newspaperwoman and public servant .

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  20. After the loss of her husband, Shi Chen is struggling to make ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2017 | West Seattle Herald

    Update 1:00pm March 6 The campaign to support Shi Chen and family has surpassed $11,000 in less than two full days. Update 12:30pm March 5 After only one day, the GoFundMe campaign to help a struggling mom and her restaurant in the Admiral District of West Seattle has hit $6250 on the way to the $30,000 goal.

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