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  1. Hala Upzoning: See how/whether your neighborhood would change in the...Read the original story

    Nov 9, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Though the mayor who proposed it is out of office and a new mayor takes over in less than three weeks, the citywide upzoning for the Housing Affordability and Livability Agenda 's Mandatory Housing Affordability component is going full speed ahead. That was the message delivered by Mayor Tim Burgess and City Councilmember Rob Johnson at a noontime event that went forward as planned, outdoors in a Capitol Hill pocket park, despite steady rain.

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  2. West Seattle Wednesday: Writing circle; PTSAs; Little Bighorn...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    GRAND OPENING : 5:30-7:30 pm, drop by Schoeb Chiropractic at Charlestown Center. Fundraising raffle to benefit the Urban Homestead Foundation.

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  3. Election Results: Here's who's winning, after the first countRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    It's at High Point **Library,** which is on SW Raymond, just east of 35th SW. That and other info you need if you haven't voted yet is in this story we published on WSB last night: If you haven't voted yet - you have 24 1/2 hours left.

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  4. Final Hour to Vote! Get to the dropbox by 8 pmRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    We found Patti , Liz , and their canine companions at the White Center Library ballot dropbox late this afternoon. Also there, volunteers from the White Center Community Development Association , cheering for everyone who brought in their ballot.

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  5. West Seattle weekend scene: Kakehashi Project brings together students from both sides of the PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Students from Okinawa visited with Sealth Japanese-language students at High Point library. The program is called Kakehashi Project - a week-long exchange to boost understanding with American high school students.

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  6. West Seattle Sunday: Longfellow Creek celebration; music, food, film, photos, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Though the National Weather Service canceled the big snow alert, we're seeing showers right now. So who knows what the rest of the day will bring? Only thing we know for sure - these calendar highlights: MARK WANGERIN PHOTO SHOW: The West Seattle photographer who has shared so many spectacular bird photos with WSB over the years has 18 of them on display right now at the West Seattle YMCA in The Triangle.

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  7. Seen from West Seattle: Go, SoundersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    I just happened to notice it was darker out there and turned my head to check the window. From the WSB West Seattle Event Calendar: CONSTRUCTION STORY TIME: 11:30 am at the High Point Library, which is close to the only construction site in West Seattle that has a tower crane - though probably not for long, as it looks to have toppeda From the WSB West Seattle Event Calendar and inbox: BABY STORY TIME: 11:30 am-noon at High Point Library.

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  8. Why attendance-area boundaries might change for ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Some families who currently live in the Genesee Hill Elementary School attendance area may find themselves in the Lafayette Elementary School attendance area starting next school year. Boundary changes are being considered for those two schools to take some pressure off GHES, West Seattle's most-populous elementary, already 10 percent above capacity just one year after opening.

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  9. FOLLOWUP: West Seattle Junction Post Office's outdoor mailbox is available againRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Should have story up within an hour, just need to get home and tweak. westseattleblog Genesee Hill's predecessor Schmitz Park used to have a 67% 'capture rate' but now has 93%, points out principal, part of capacity challenge.

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  10. Traffic/Transit Today: Friday updates; weekend alerts, including West ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    But we have weekend alerts: WEST SEATTLE JUNCTION HARVEST FESTIVAL: On Sunday, from early morning through about 4 pm, California will be closed to traffic between Alaska and Edmunds as well as the usual Farmers' Market closure between Oregon and Alaska. The festival runs 10 am-2 pm.

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  11. West Seattle Wednesday: From raingardens to pumpkin-carving to poetryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Busy morning already - time now to look ahead to the rest of today and tonight. First, from the WSB Halloween Guide : PUMPKIN-CARVING BASH: 6:30-8:30 pm, Pumpkin-Carving Bash raising money for the West Seattle Food Bank , co-sponsored by Origins Cannabis at Heylo Cannabis in SODO.

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  12. 32,000+ syringes/needles in first 15 months of city program that includes 2 West Seattle dropboxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    The city's out with a progress report on its efforts to handle discarded needles/syringes, which is a two-part program that includes dropboxes placed earlier this year in locations including West Seattle's Roxhill Park and Westcrest Park , as well as cleanups in response to complaints.

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  13. From beer to business growth, 5 highlights for your West Seattle MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Thanks to West Seattle photographer/pilot Long Bach Nguyen for aerial views of fall colors at High Point, above and below - as we start the week with some excellent weather for fall activities. Today's highlights start with an event from the WSB Halloween Guide , which is full of fun happening now through November 1st: PUMPKIN JUNCTION: The Beer Junction 's annual celebration of pumpkin beers, ciders, and meads continues through Halloween - go here to see what's on today's list.

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  14. FOLLOWUP: Concord Elementary PTA seeking support for solutions to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    "We ARE the opportunity gap," Robin Schwartz from the Concord International Elementary School PTA told the Seattle School Board at its meeting this past week. We first reported three weeks ago on the concerns of Schwartz and other parents at Concord, which is in South Park but also draws some West Seattle families, especially because of its dual-language program, the subject of some of the changes they're worried about.

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  15. West Seattle Saturday: Duwamish Alive! & much moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    DUWAMISH ALIVE! Work parties along the river and in the watershed, 10 am-2 pm; this twice-yearly event is usually rain or shine. At T-107 Park in West Seattle, it will start with speakers including West Seattle/South Park City Councilmember Lisa Herbold .

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  16. Updates on 3 court casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    ABEL LINARES: The second suspect arrested in last month's murder of Edixon Velasquez outside his Westwood home was arraigned today. Linares, 19, pleaded not guilty to the first-degree murder charge filed against him two weeks ago .

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  17. @ West Seattle Crime Prevention Council: Shoplifting crackdown; precinct's fall eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    No special guest at last night's West Seattle Crime Prevention Council meeting, so it was a shorter-than-usual meeting devoted to police updates and community concerns. WESTWOOD VILLAGE EMPHASIS: Southwest Precinct commander Capt.

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  18. Can you volunteer to survey Longfellow Creek?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    It's almost salmon-spawning season, and two West Seattle creeks will be watched. One needs your help.

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  19. West Seattle Friday: 'A Grand Affair'; Parliament Tavern...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    Thanks to everyone who sent photos of this morning's sunrise rainbow! On with the rest of today/tonight - from the WSB West Seattle Event Calendar : ART SHOW SUBMISSIONS : Second of three days to bring your visual-art creation to Southwest Library for its annual Community Art Showcase , which starts Sunday. Details here .

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  20. Sound Transit says it's on track after board voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | West Seattle Blog

    The Sound Transit board just took another step toward making light rail to West Seattle a reality - first major move since the approval last May of the draft expansion plan. Here's the news release we just received: The Sound Transit Board today approved the West Seattle and Ballard Link Extensions, establishing a $285.9 million budget for preliminary engineering for the project and giving the green light to move forward with extending light rail to some of the most densely-populated neighborhoods in the region.

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