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  1. Police: Man accused of UW threats angry at students' behavior in librariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Seattle Times

    A 32-year-old Seattle man is jailed on investigation of felony harassment after he allegedly posted an online rant about University of Washington students and threatened to "start shooting" if their loud behavior in the school's libraries didn't stop. Derek Grube waived his appearance in court Tuesday afternoon, when a judge found probable cause to hold him and set bail at $75,000, said Dan On Saturday night, a man contacted UW police after finding a post on Craigslist with the subject header, "UW KIDS - 32," according to the statement of probable cause outlining the UW police case against Grube.

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  2. Tavern Hall is Bellevue’s big bar betRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Seattle Times

    The Tavern Burger piles Mama Lil's peppers, sweet onions, American cheese, deep-fried battered onions, bacon, lettuce and a beef chuck-and-brisket patty on a potato bun. They seem to get bigger and bigger, these malls with their mega bars.

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  3. Backers of dueling gun initiatives gather for election results in different fashionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Seattle Times

    Backers of Initiative 594, the measure seeking to expand background checks, gathered at The Edgewater on Seattle's waterfront, with big name politicians and other prominent officials addressing a large crowd of more than 175 that filled its conference room beyond capacity. Seattle Mayor Ed Murray, King County Executive Constantine and Gov. Jay Inslee were among those to speak to supporter before returns landed.

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  4. More local lakes planted with trout this past week to boost fishing actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Seattle Times

    In King County, Angle Lake received 3,900 on Oct. 28 on top of the 18,700 that were already planted on Oct. 14. Green Lake in North Seattle is already filled to the gills with 35,766 trout that went in between Oct. 13-20. Add to that another 8,260 more that went in Oct. 27-28, and you've got a lot of fish waiting to be caught by anglers.

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  5. Confirmed: Apple opening Seattle software officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Seattle Times

    Like other California companies setting up shop in the shadow of Microsoft, Apple is attracted by the area's software talent, particularly engineers with expertise building online infrastructure. engineers working on network infrastructure.

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  6. The brains behind Seattle Center’s smashing health-care eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | Seattle Times

    Remember the huge, free health-care clinic in Seattle in late October? Well, the engine pushing it forward was Julia Colson, whose job is putting on events at Seattle Center where she works as a manager in the productions office. I got a note praising her from one of the health-care officials involved, Dr. Tao Sheng Kwan-Gett of the University of Washington School of Public Health, where he's director of the Northwest Center for Public Health Practice.

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  7. The Week Ahead: Tony Bennett, ‘Dogfight’ and Georgetown artRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Seattle Times

    Laura Poitras' documentary is an absorbing and thrilling account of how Edward Snowden, a former contractor with the National Security Agency, leaked documents on the agency's top-secret surveillance programs. Now playing at several theaters.

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  8. Police allow car-prowl crimes to turn into growth industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Seattle Times

    What I learned last weekend: If your car gets broken into, there's probably no point in calling the police because they won't do anything. This turns out to be true even if you direct police to the thieves' van, with the perpetrators sitting in it holding your stolen stuff in plain view.

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  9. 5 things to do this weekend, from 'Frankenstein' to festivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Seattle Times

    The weekend of Oct. 31-Nov. 2 is shaping up to be a frighteningly fun one for fans of thrillers, Benedict Cumberbatch, "Frankenstein," festivals and the humble chicken wing. Here are a handful of entertainments we recommend.

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  10. 10 frighteningly fun things to do for HalloweenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Seattle Times

    From a Pumpkin Bash at Woodland Park Zoo to a pig roast at Bastille to trick-or-treating at Crossroads, we can help you plan a frighteningly fun Halloween weekend, 2014. A member of the VamoLa Brazilian Drum and Dance Ensemble is shown during the 2013 "Trolloween," celebrating the Fremont Troll's birthday.

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  11. Built in 1910 as the Comet Apartments, they became a StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Seattle Times

    THEN: Faced, in part, with brick veneer and stucco, and opened in 1911, the Comet Apartments at 170 11th Avenue have made it nicely through their first century. NOW: Missing only a few architectural bands that once wrapped its sides, the now Star Apartments have gained a landscape to soften the grounds around the daylight-basement windows.

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  12. Shiro’s: How does Seattle’s most talked-about sushi spot hold up?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Seattle Times

    Prices: $$$ Twenty years after Shiro Kashiba opened his eponymous Belltown restaurant, people still wait for a seat at the sushi bar, even though Shiro-San is no longer there to welcome all comers with a hearty "Irasshimasen." Kashiba recently moved on "in pursuit of other projects," according to a news release, though he actually sold the restaurant several years ago to an investment group.

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  13. Your week in Seattle music: The Black Keys, B.o.B. and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Seattle Times

    With Hollow Wood, Sara Jackson-Holman Portland folk group Horse Feathers works with restraint. Its songs are hushed, dark and often quite pretty, though they come off as self-serious at times.

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  14. Power outages will linger into Monday for someRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | Seattle Times

    Joe Crevling talks about last night's windstorm that caused his neighbor's tree to break and split in three large sections on SW Ida Street in West Seattle. Crevling said that he first felt the house shudder, then the lights went out and heard large "boom" from the transformer.

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  15. Stefano Catalani is putting Bellevue Arts Museum back on the mapRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Seattle Times

    Stefano Catalani, raised in a small town outside of Rome, became director of art, craft, and design at Bellevue Arts Museum in 2010. "Coast Range Drinks Cabinet," by Peter Pierobon, will be in the BAM Biennial 2014 - and is the kind of work BAM is known for.

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  16. Seahawks' problems, late-starting World Series games, and some...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Seattle Times

    It looks to a whole lot of folks around these parts that there is a lot more to the Percy Harvin affair than the Seahawks are telling us. To give up that much, before even half of the season, with the distinct possibility that they will get nothing in return, says it all.

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  17. Tengu Blackmouth Salmon Fun Derby starts Nov. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Seattle Times

    The dreary weather we are accustomed to has finally knocked us back into reality, and salmon anglers are reeling with joy about getting back on the water. That is usually the case when the long-standing Tengu Blackmouth Salmon Fun Derby gets under way on Nov. 2 in Elliott Bay.

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  18. Early Halloween celebrations | Community CornerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Seattle Times

    Community events for the weekend of Oct. 25-26, 2014, include Trick or Treat on the Waterfront; Halloween at Seattle Aquarium; Pumpkin Bash at Woodland Park Zoo; and Thrill the World, Seattle. Trick or treat for kids in costume at participating businesses from the Ferry Terminal to the Old Spaghetti Factory, games and activities for children at Waterfront Park, 11 a.m. Sunday, Waterfront Park, 1301 Alaskan Way, Pier 58, Seattle ; and Halloween at Seattle Aquarium, Halloween activities and treats, underwater pumpkin carving demonstrations, come in costume, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Seattle Aquarium, 1483 Alaskan Way, Pier 59, Seattle; $14.95-$21.95, ages 3 and younger free .

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  19. Mathew Wright ushers in new ArtsWest era with ‘Dogfight’Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Seattle Times

    Through Nov. 22 at ArtsWest, 4711 California Ave. S.W., Seattle; $17-$36.50 . Click to see the Fall Arts Guide for 2014 , full of information and recommendations about books, classical music/opera, dance, rock/pop, theater and visual arts.

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  20. What’s with all the mysterious art on Denny Way?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Seattle Times

    Musician Steve O'Brien does a run-through of the "Trumpet City: Seattle" as composer Craig Shepard stands at right. Hundreds, perhaps thousands, of tiny neon pink flags, were draped across an otherwise empty lot on Denny Way at Pontius.

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