Capitol Hill Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Capitol Hill (Seattle, WA).

Results 1 - 20 of 48 for "" in Capitol Hill (Seattle, WA)

  1. At Large in Ballard: Bring Out Your BooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Ballard News-Tribune

    By Peggy Sturdivant For days after emerging from the Literacy Council of Seattle office in the basement of the church on NW 85th I'd think, imagine doing something that makes you feel good every single day. Promoting literacy has always struck me as vital because otherwise so many doors are locked against you.


  2. Doug Dixon accrues cache of symbols from Ballard's pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Ballard News-Tribune

    There's no doubt Ballard is undergoing unprecedented change. Large apartment buildings are being erected and new architecture is changing the face of Old Ballard.


  3. Seattle trio launch Our/Vodka distillery in BallardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Local entrepreneurs, Nin Truong, Christa Thomas and Stephen Pleadwell held the grand opening of Our/Seattle Vodka, a new micro-distillery in the Ballard last Saturday, April 18. Initiated by Pernod Ricard, and made by local partners around the world, Our/Vodka is the first global vodka with local roots. Our/Seattle is the third distillery to launch following successful introductions in Berlin and Detroit.


  4. Kohl-Welles, Senate honors 'State Teacher of the Year'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Lyon Terry, the 2015 Washington State Teacher of the Year, was honored by the Washington State Senate with a resolution co-sponsored by Sen. Rosemary McAuliffe, D-Bothell , Sen. Jeanne Kohl-Welles, D-Seattle, and other senators. "Lyon's passion for education is so very apparent and I continue to be struck by how dedicated he is to his students," said Kohl-Welles.


  5. Seattle Waterfront Loop study funded in House Transportation planRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The House Transportation committee approved a revenue package Tuesday night that includes $500,000 for the Seattle Waterfront Loop Feasibility Study, a project championed by Rep. Gael Tarleton . The waterfront loop study would finalize the design of a fully contiguous loop from Shilshole Bay Marina to West Seattle.


  6. West Coast Mayors Announce Lifting of Travel Ban on IndianaRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Today, the Mayors of Seattle Oakland, Portland and San Francisco announced that, after consulting with each other and reviewing the changes to Indiana's SB 101, the four Mayors agreed to lift their cities' respective bans on City-funded travel to Indiana. The four Mayors issued the following statements: Seattle Mayor Ed Murray "After an unprecedented response from businesses, governments, faith organizations, non-profits, sports organizations and millions of people across America, Indiana's legislature and governor amended their state's Religious Freedom Restoration Act to include LGBT people for the first time in that state's history.


  7. Sen. Patty Murray talks shop with owners of Hilliard's Beers in BallardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Ballard News-Tribune

    US Senator for Washington, Patty Murray, visited Hilliard's Beer in Ballard last Friday April 3, to chat with brewery owners about ways to develop and grow small businesses in Washington State. Hilliard owners, Adam Merkl and Ryan Hilliard, showed Murray around their space.


  8. At Large in Ballard: The New ItaliansRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Their parents didn't immigrate to America. They are not first, second or third generation Italian-Americans.


  9. City awards $544,000 in matching funds for neighborhood projectsRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Today the City announced $544,761 in matching funds to support neighborhood-initiated projects across the city of Seattle. Twenty-nine community groups received awards from the Neighborhood Matching Fund for projects as diverse as youth fitness programs to pop-up parks.


  10. Fresh Alaskan Halibut has arrived in SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Fresh Alaskan Halibut first catch of the season is now available at Seattle's Pure Food Fish Market, a fourth generation, family-owned specialty seafood shop, first established at Pike Place Market in 1911. Fresh Halibut will be available through November 2015 for in-person pick-up at the shop counter, or customers can choose to order online at and have their products delivered by FedEx.


  11. Northern Lights Auktion set for April 18thRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Nordic Heritage Museum announces the 30th Annual Northern Lights Auktion. This year's fundraising event will be held on Saturday, April 18th at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in downtown Seattle.


  12. Ballard High School Jazz Band selected to perform at the Next Generation Jazz Festival in MontereyRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Ballard High School Jazz Band has been selected to perform at the 11th Annual Next Generation Jazz Festival Presented by Monterey Jazz Festival, March 27- 29, 2015, at the Monterey Conference Center. The weekend-long event includes Big Bands, Combos, Vocal Ensembles, and individual musicians vying for a spot on the stages of the 58th Annual Monterey Jazz Festival.


  13. At Large in Ballard: A New CauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    On January 4, 2015, the Seattle Green Spaces Coalition held a meeting at the High Point Branch library, possibly the first community meeting of the year. Two weeks later, that long ago day when the Seahawks pulled off the championship in the final two minutes, I was enroute to the Southwest Branch library for another meeting about green spaces.


  14. Thief uses crowbar on Ballard gas stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    A thief that Seattle police are hoping you can identify has a serious craving for some cigarettes, but at more than $9 a pack in Washington, he decided to just try to steal a bunch of them - so much so he broke into a gas station in Ballard. Watch the video as Ret.


  15. Ballard Development: two subdivision applications approved and...Read the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Department of Planning and Development approved two subdivisions in Ballard. They also released the proposal for the "2015 Revision to Stormwater Code" and the "2016 Stormwater Code and Manual Update."


  16. SLIDESHOW: Spirits and Food Fundraiser at the Fremont FoundryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    On a beautiful Saturday afternoon in Fremont hundreds of people gathered at the Fremont Foundry to celebrate Bacon and Bourbon , showcasing the burgeoning craft distilling movement of the Puget Sound region and the culinary expertise of some of the best restaurants in Seattle. Pairing smokey malty beverages with bacon infused entrees was the main reason to enjoy this event, but there were underlying themes that permeated the day.


  17. Bill to strategically position Puget Sound ports for global economic competition clears HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The House of Representatives approved a bill today by a vote of 96-2 that would allow the ports of Seattle and Tacoma to create a collaborative partnership for certain maritime operations. "Our state laws governing ports were written over a century ago when competition was largely between Washington's port districts," said the bill's prime sponsor, Rep. Judy Clibborn .


  18. At Large in Ballard: HomesteadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Last spring a local writer asked if there was a space in Ballard similar to Hugo House; a writer's center on Capitol Hill that provides classes, workshops and overall support for writers. She also said, "If nothing exists, then maybe we can talk about creating such a thing?" She has powerful ideas.


  19. Community CalendarRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2011 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Deadline for receiving items for Calendar is Noon Friday for the following week's Tribune. Events are published based on timeliness and space availability.


  20. UW Medicine and local therapy groups open new medical facility in BallardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The University of Washington opened their new UW Neighborhood Clinic location on February 2 at Leary Way in Ballard . In addition, The Sports Medicine Clinic and its physical therapy division, Advanced Manual Therapy, opened new clinics in the building.


Capitol Hill Job Listings
View or post Capitol Hill job listings on Topix.
Capitol Hill Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Capitol Hill from Topix.
Capitol Hill Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Capitol Hill on Topix.