Downtown Newswire (Page 10)

Downtown Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Downtown (Seattle, WA). (Page 10)

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  1. Who's Gonna Get Stuck With the Bill for Seattle's Highway Tunnel Misadventure?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | StreetsBlog.org

    Three years behind schedule, Bertha, the boring machine carving out a gigantic underground highway beneath downtown Seattle, poked through the end of its tunnel this week. After a spectacular breakdown early in the boring journey, the highway tunnel project, originally slated to cost $3.1 billion, is now expected to cost at least $4 billion when all is said and done.

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  2. Senate passes bill to lessen car tab taxes for Sound TransitRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Washington state Senate passed a measure Thursday aiming to relieve concerns over the recent car-tab fee increase for Sound Transit 3, a nearly $54 billion initiative voters approved in November. Widespread outrage over the formula used to calculate car tab fees - which are based on a depreciation schedule that overvalues newer cars in parts of King, Pierce and Snohomish counties - has prompted a bipartisan, bicameral response.

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  3. BIZNOTE: The Studio West Seattle open house on Alki this SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Maybe you've seen the sign for The Studio West Seattle . It's a brand-new photography studio - and one of its proprietors is someone whose work WSB readers have seen, photographer Leda Costa .

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  4. Olympia Farmers Market celebrates 42 yearsRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2017 | The Olympian

    Gray and soggy skies didn't dampen the spirits of vendors and patrons, alike, as the traditional Thursday season opener kicks off the 42nd year for the Olympia Farmers Market. The unicorn sculpture, named Cabrillo Amarillo, was part of the Percival Plinth Project, an annual public art competition hosted by Olympia Parks, Arts and Recreation.

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  5. At least 1 top Republican in Congress really likes IRS chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | WKOW-TV

    21, 2016 file photo, IRS Commissioner John Koskinen testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. House Republicans are unhappy that their favorite whipping boy is still in charge of the IRS.

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  6. At least 1 top Republican in Congress really likes IRS headRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | WKOW-TV

    21, 2016 file photo, IRS Commissioner John Koskinen testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. House Republicans are unhappy that their favorite whipping boy is still in charge of the IRS.

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  7. North Seattle home catches fire while squatters cookRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Authorities say people staying in the house, in the 8000 block of 15th Avenue Northwest, were trying to cook something when the fire got out of hand. Owners of these types of buildings are required by city ordinance to keep them secured or face a $150 fine per day.

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  8. April 8 is Slow Art Day; here are some ways to take it easy with artRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Seattle Times

    Heard of the "slow" movements? Whether it's slow food, slow cities or slow fashion, the idea is to deliberately and thoughtfully counteract the fast-paced, unsustainable, impersonal aspects of contemporary life. Slow Art Day is exactly what you think: an opportunity to take your time experiencing and discussing works of art in local venues.

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  9. How Seattle police, local prosecutors address and investigate hate crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Seattle Times

    In a classroom spotted with colorful hijabs, Seattle police Detective Beth Wareing stands in front of whiteboard and asks the group of 25 refugees what the police were like in the countries they emigrated from. Under Washington state law, the malicious harassment - or hate crime - statute provides protections for people attacked over race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, gender, sexual orientation or mental, physical or sensory handicap.

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  10. Things to do in Whatcom County for the week of April 6, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    ... culture and the arts, opening with a reception from 6-10 p.m. Friday at Make.Shift, 306 Flora St., during the Downtown Art Walk. Mark Russell, author of DC Comics' "The Flintstones" and "Prez," as well as "God is Disappointed in You" and "Apocrypha ...

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  11. 'Contemporary furniture' retailer Blu Dot opening showroom on Capitol HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | Capitol Hill Blog

    Minimalist but friendly, Blu Dot is bringing one its few worldwide showrooms to an auto row building on Capitol Hill that has been home to furniture before. CHS has learned that the Minneapolis-headquartered furniture, design, and lifestyle brand will open a Seattle showroom on the corner of Pine and Crawford Place in the Colman Automotive building that is currently a whir of construction activity for a seismic overhaul and tenant upgrades.

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  12. Steampunk fantasy? Nope, just Bertha, the world's largest drill bit,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | The Washington Post

    This is not a remake of Fritz Lang's "Metropolis." This 57-foot wide boring machine has been digging below downtown Seattle for since 2013.

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  13. Get up to speed on the probes into Russia, Trump campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    A man accused of setting off bombs in New Jersey and New York has asked a judge to move his trial to Vermont. A man accused of setting off bombs in New Jersey and New York has asked a judge to move his trial to Vermont.

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  14. Artfully Edmonds: ECA prepares to roll out the red carpet for its 11th SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | My Edmonds

    Once again, Artfully Edmonds leads with the caution that it is becoming more common that shows at our premier performance hall, Edmonds Center for the Arts, are on Sell Out Alert ! This shouldn't cause alarm if you are one of the fortunate many who purchased full season and ticket packages from the ECA box office at the beginning of the 2016-17 season. But being left out is never fun ~ and we don't want that for any of our readers.

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  15. 's Guide to the Best Chinese Restaurants in SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | The Stranger

    Kelly Liang's casual cafe does a brisk business on weekend nights, when UW students and other fans of Hong Kong-style desserts stop by for her shaved ice, sticky rice, and sweet soups. Liang offers more than 10 different flavors of shaved ice, from cantaloupe to sesame, and an array of different sauces and toppings, from fresh fruit to lychee coconut jelly.

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  16. 's Guide to the Best French Restaurants in SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | The Stranger

    This Denny Triangle gem from Seattle wine mind David Butler serves up exactly the type of sidewalk bistro fare you might find yourself noshing on after a long morning spent traipsing around Paris. There's always an ample selection of cheese and charcuterie boards, the stuff on those boards is always amazing, and the salads and specials that accompany the core offerings are similarly on point.

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  17. Cargill Reports Fiscal 2017 Third-Quarter ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | KRVN-AM Lexington

    U.S. Capitol Police responded to the area at Washington Ave and Independence Ave, which is located near the U.S. Botanic Garden and the Rayburn House offi... - United Kingdom Prime Minister Theresa May has triggered Article 50, formally starting the process for Britain to leave the European Union -- but what happens ... WASHINGTON - In a sweeping and regressive executive order on energy, President Donald Trump today reversed years of progress in the U.S.-led fight against climate change.

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  18. Shots fired near Capitol, suspect in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    Th... The Gering girls soccer team exploded for ten goals in rainy, wet conditions at Memorial Stadium on Tuesday night, earning a shutout, 10-0, over Torrington.

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  19. COLUMN: A Squamish family drives to Utah for desert climbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2017 | Squamish Chief

    "It's a unique place with some people falling in love with the stone and style of climbing and some people swearing never, ever to visit the place" Jeremy Blumel's wife, Madoline, prepares a healthy meal in the family's van at an I-5 rest-stop on the way to climb in Utah. Photo: Jeremy Blumel Jeremy Blumel's wife, Madoline, prepares a healthy meal in the family's van at an I-5 rest-stop on the way to climb in Utah.

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  20. 4 for your West Seattle WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    What you should know for your West Seattle Wednesday, from the WSB West Seattle Event Calendar : All locations of The Seattle Public Library and the book drops at Central Library will be closed for a staff in-service day. Regular operating hours will resume .

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